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  • Jacob A. Riis papers, 1870-1990

    Journalist, author, and humanitarian. Correspondence, drafts and printed copies of articles, speeches and lectures, and other material relating chiefly to Riis's work as a journalist and author.

    • Contributor: Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August) - Riis, Jacob A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Vernon Denny papers, 1930-1959

    Educator, radio personality, and organization executive. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, writings, financial records, research notes, awards, printed matter, and photographs documenting Denny's career especially his activities with International Seminars and Town Meetings, ...

    • Contributor: Denny, George Vernon
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Hanson Weightman Baldwin papers, 1920-1978

    Author and editor. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, notes, typescripts, press releases, printed matter, and other papers pertaining primarily to Baldwin's naval career and his early years as a general assignment newspaper reporter.

    • Contributor: Baldwin, Hanson Weightman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Duncan Emrich autograph album collection, 1843-1956

    This collection was initiated through an on-air request for autograph albums on the "NBC Weekend" radio program by Duncan Emrich, then head of the Archive of Folk Song, Library of Congress, between ...

    • Contributor: Emrich, Duncan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • United States finance collection, 1761-1908

    Correspondence, bond payments, claims against the federal government and the Bank of the United States, French and Spanish indemnity payments, indentures, miscellaneous state and federal legal items, statements of accounts, consulate reports, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arthur Woods papers, 1884-1938

    Police commissioner and military officer. Diary, correspondence, reports, notes, scrapbooks, clippings, and photographs chiefly documenting the service of Arthur Woods as New York City police commissioner, colonel in the Division of Military ...

    • Contributor: Woods, Arthur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Benjamin Titus Roberts family papers, 1832-1954

    Clergyman and founder of the Free Methodist Church of North America. Family and general correspondence, diaries, notebooks, speeches and writings, and other papers of Benjamin Titus Roberts and members of his family ...

    • Contributor: Roberts, Benjamin Titus
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Raymond G. Carroll papers, 1905-1944

    Journalist. Scrapbooks of clippings, mostly of Carroll's articles, and correspondence, photographs, drawings, and other printed matter relating to Carroll's career as a journalist.

    • Contributor: Carroll, Raymond G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Breckinridge family papers, 1752-1965

    Family prominent in Kentucky and national politics and government. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and articles, subject files, financial and legal papers, scrapbooks, and other papers of various members of the Breckinridge family. The ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Horace Porter papers, 1853-1922

    Army officer, railroad official, and diplomat. Correspondence, diary, family papers, photographs, and speeches relating to Porter's Civil War service, Ulysses S. Grant, Porter's activities with the Pullman Company and the New York, ...

    • Contributor: Porter, Horace
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harlan Fiske Stone papers, 1889-1953

    Attorney general, associate and chief justice of the Supreme Court, and educator. Professional and family correspondence, writings, reports, legal case files, biographical information, and other material relating primarily to Stone's service on ...

    • Contributor: Stone, Harlan Fiske
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Lovering-Taylor family papers, 1727-1926

    The Lovering-Taylor families of Boston, Mass.; New York, N.Y.; and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, business records, legal papers, biographical and genealogical material, clippings, printed material, and other papers ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Theodore Granik papers, 1930-1970

    Lawyer and radio and television moderator. Correspondence, legal proceedings, printed transcripts of radio and television broadcasts, scripts, memoranda, production inventories, and newspaper clippings documenting Granik's law practice in Washington, D. C., and ...

    • Contributor: Granik, Theodore
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George B. Cortelyou papers, 1871-1948

    Public official and presidential secretary. Correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, memoranda, subject files, printed matter, and miscellany relating to Cortelyou's duties as secretary to William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt, his service as secretary of ...

    • Contributor: Cortelyou, George B. (George Bruce) - Cortelyou, George B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Fyke Farmer papers, 1875-1997

    Lawyer and activist. Correspondence, court documents and legal papers, speech material, writings, notes, press clippings, journal articles, and other material concerning mainly Farmer's legal work and interest in the espionage case of ...

    • Contributor: Farmer, Fyke
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Learned Hand trial summaries, 1909-1924

    Jurist. Summaries of trials in civil, criminal, and admiralty courts presided over by Hand as judge of the United States District Court, Southern District of New York.

    • Contributor: Hand, Learned
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Amasa J. Parker papers, 1836-1875

    United States representative, lawyer, and jurist. Chiefly letters written by Parker while serving in the United States Congress in Washington, D.C. from 1837 to 1839.

    • Contributor: Parker, Amasa J. (Amasa Junius) - Parker, Amasa J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Eva Le Gallienne papers, 1875-1993

    Actress, theatrical director and producer, author, and translator. Correspondence, diaries, family papers, speeches and writings, translations, production scripts, programs and playbills, press clippings, appointment books and biographical material documenting Le Gallienne's theatrical ...

    • Contributor: Le Gallienne, Eva
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Kent papers, 1779-1854

    Jurist and legal commentator. Correspondence, including family letters, journals of official and personal travels, diplomas, and commissions pertaining primarily to Kent's service as judge of the New York supreme court and as ...

    • Contributor: Kent, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters records, 1920-1968

    Part I consists of general correspondence, subject files, and personal papers of the brotherhood's founder, A. Philip Randolph, documenting the growth and functions of the union chiefly after 1940. Part II consists ...

    • Contributor: Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material