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    Lydia Nadejena papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, journals, writings, research notes, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating to Nadejena's student years in Russia, to her life in the U.S. following the Russian Revolution, and to her career as a journalist for the Russian language daily newspaper, Russkiĭ golos, in the 1920s and early 1930s and later as an art historian and specialist in Russian studies and language at Finch ...

    • Contributor: Nadejena, Lydia
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Lee Lawrie papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    General and family correspondence, sculpture commission files, biographical file, and other papers documenting Lawrie's career as a sculptor whose works were an integral part of public buildings, monuments, and churches throughout the United States. Includes correspondence between Lawrie and architect Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue with whom he collaborated on sculptures for St. Thomas' Church and Church of the Heavenly Rest, New York, N.Y., and material ...

    • Contributor: Lawrie, Lee
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    William T. Hornaday papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, writings, notebooks, financial records, clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and other papers reflecting Hornaday's career, particularly as director of the New York Zoological Park, 1896-1926. Documents his work with the American Bison Society; Camp Fire Club of America; and Permanent Wild Life Protection Fund. Also documents his activities with the American Defense Society during World War I. Subjects include the Bayne Act, a ...

    • Contributor: Hornaday, William T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Major League Tassa concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection of digital video, sound recordings, and photographs documenting a concert by Major League Tassa on January 31, 2008 in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Major League Tassa, and accompanying dancers, from Queens, New York present rhythms used for processions, the Diwali holiday, and weddings, along with contemporary tunes performed ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008
  • Conversation with 18 year old black male, New York, New York (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Unidentified - Wolfram, Walt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1970-00-00

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  • The Stations that Spoke Your Language: Radio and the Yiddish-American Cultural Renaissance (Day 2, afternoon)

    Leading Yiddish language and culture experts joined media scholars and Library of Congress specialists to address Yiddish radio in America: its history and cultural impact, its continuing influence on American media, and its multifaceted legacy. (Day 2, afternoon)

    • Contributor: Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman - Mayrent, Sherry L. - Newman, Roberta - Pearlstein, Peggy K. - Rein, David M. - Russo, Alexander - Sapoznik, Henry - Seigel, Amanda - Sokolow, Pete - Taub, Yermiyahu Ahron - Ticktin, Max D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Yiddish of Greater Washington Inc - University of Wisconsin. Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012-09-07
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    William Dawson Johnston papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, writings, reports, notes, lists, clippings, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating chiefly to Johnston's career as a librarian and to the history of librarianship. Documents his service at Columbia University Library, the Library of Congress, and Saint Paul Public Library. Includes notes for a projected second volume of Johnston's History of the Library of Congress and for a study of college ...

    • Contributor: Johnston, William Dawson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Edwards Pierrepont papers, 1847-1900

    Lawyer of New York, N.Y., United States attorney general, and ambassador to Great Britain. Correspondence, legal papers, speeches, articles, reports, newspaper clippings, cancelled checks, and printed matter, relating chiefly to Pierrepont's legal career in New York, N.Y. Includes letters from Hamilton Fish (1808-1893) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936).

    • Contributor: Pierrepont, Edwards
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1847
  • James A. Emanuel papers, 1922-1995

    Poet and educator. Appointment calendars, biographical material, correspondence, poems, interviews, material relating to poetry festivals and readings, anthologies and collections, subject files, teaching material, textbooks, and writings by others relating primarily to Emanuel's career.

    • Contributor: Emanuel, James A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1922
  • James M. Cain papers, 1901-2004

    Author, journalist, and screenwriter. Correspondence, writings, legal and financial records, family papers, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Cain's work as a journalist and to his career as a novelist and Hollywood screenwriter.

    • Contributor: Cain, James M. (James Mallahan) - Cain, James M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1901
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    James A. Emanuel papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, transcripts of oral history interviews, poems, poetry and prose anthologies and collections, autobiographical writings, writings by others, biographical material, subject files, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Emanuel's career as a poet and educator. Subjects include African American literature and culture, poetry readings and festivals, Emanuel's career as an educator primarily at the City College of the City University of New York and ...

    • Contributor: Emanuel, James A. - Brooks, Gwendolyn - Giovanni, Nikki - Hughes, Langston - Sanchez, Sonia
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William Franklin Patterson papers, 1812-1937

    Civil engineer and army officer. Correspondence, military records, writings, newspapers, notes, and fragments relating principally to Patterson's Civil War service in the Union Army.

    • Contributor: Patterson, William Franklin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1812
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    The stations that spoke your language : radio and the Yiddish American cultural renaissance symposium, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection of digital video recordings, digital photographs, and print materials documenting a symposium held at the Library of Congress on September 6-7, 2012, titled The Stations that Spoke your Language: Radio and the Yiddish American Cultural Renaissance. The symposium explored Yiddish radio's history and cultural impact in the United States and its continuing influence on American media. The event also celebrated the American Folklife ...

    • Contributor: Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman - Mayrent, Sherry L. - Newman, Roberta - Pearlstein, Peggy K. - Rein, David M. - Russo, Alexander - Sapoznik, Henry - Seigel, Amanda - Sokolow, Pete - Taub, Yermiyahu Ahron - Ticktin, Max D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Yiddish of Greater Washington Inc - University of Wisconsin. Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012
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    Solon Hannibal Borglum papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, articles, commission files, subject files, biographical material, printed matter, scrapbook, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Borglum's career as a sculptor and to his works of art. Documents his activities with the Silvermine Group of Artists, New Canaan, Conn.; and the School of American Sculpture, New York, N.Y. Also documents Borglum's World War I service in France with the Young Men's Christian ...

    • Contributor: Borglum, Solon Hannibal
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Paul Field Sifton and Claire Sifton papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, family papers, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to the Siftons' literary, labor, and governmental careers. Focuses on twentieth-century American social theater, the emergence of labor organizations as a political force, and legislative lobbying for farmers, labor, civil rights, full employment, and other social causes. Documents Paul Sifton's work with the U.S. Department of the Interior and the ...

    • Contributor: Sifton, Paul Field
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Gerhard Colm papers, 1935-1968

    Economist. Correspondence, articles, congressional testimony, reports, lectures, speeches, conference papers, book reviews, notes, course outlines, bibliographies, background material, and newspaper clippings documenting Colm's career as an economic policy advisor and professor of economics at the New School for Social Research, New York, N.Y., and George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Colm, Gerhard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1953
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    Lyman J. Gage correspondence, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence chiefly documenting Gage's service as U.S. secretary of the treasury in the William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt administrations and subsequently as president of the United States Trust Company of New York. Subjects include fiscal matters such as the financing of the war with Spain. Correspondents include R.A. Alger, George B. Cortelyou, Ralph M. Easley, Marcus Alonzo Hanna, Orville Peckham, James B. Pond, Elihu ...

    • Contributor: Gage, Lyman J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Part I (1937-1968, bulk 1950-1968) 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. Includes agreements with railroad lines; exchanges with the American Federation of Labor, Congress of Industrial Organizations, local unions, and labor organizations representing dining car employees, locomotive firemen, and railway clerks; and files ...

    • Contributor: Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John William Draper family papers, 1777-1951

    Scientist and historian. Correspondence, family papers, subject files, manuscript and printed copies of speeches, articles, and books, financial papers, and miscellany relating to Draper's scientific work and as a historian and including the papers of his son, Daniel Draper (1841-1931), and other family members.

    • Contributor: Draper, John William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1777
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    Kenneth Bancroft Clark papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, speeches, writings, reports, transcripts of interviews and testimony, subject files, project files, academic files, administrative files, financial records, family papers, secondary background material, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating chiefly to Clark's career as a psychologist and professor at the City College, City University of New York, and his contributions to the African American civil rights movement and equal educational ...

    • Contributor: Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Lydia Nadejena papers, 1907-1974

    Russian émigré, historian of Russian medieval art, writer, and educator. Correspondence, journals, writings, research notes, photographs, and news clippings relating to her personal life and professional activities.

    • Contributor: Nadejena, Lydia
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1907
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    Hear, O Israel : Yiddish-American broadcasting 1925-1965, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Henry Sapoznik in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on October 14, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Sapoznik discusses the wide range of Yiddish radio shows in the United States, particularly in New York city -- from rabbinical advice programs to live Yiddish ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009
  • William G. Niederland papers, 1810-1982

    Psychoanalyst, educator, and author. Correspondence, writings, lectures, patient files, and other papers pertaining primarily to Niederland's career in the field of psychoanalysis.

    • Contributor: Niederland, William G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1810
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    Philip C. Jessup papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Family and general correspondence, reports and memoranda, speeches and writings, subject files, legal papers, newspaper clippings and other papers pertaining chiefly to Jessup's work with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Institute of Pacific Relations, U.S. Dept. of State, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, and International Court of Justice. Includes material relating to his World War I service in Spartanburg, S.C., and in ...

    • Contributor: Jessup, Philip C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William Temple Hornaday papers, 1866-1975

    Conservationist, zoologist, and taxidermist. Correspondence, diaries and journals, production materials for articles and books, notebooks, financial papers, clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and other papers reflecting Hornaday's career, particularly as director of New York Zoological Park, 1896-1926.

    • Contributor: Hornaday, William T. (William Temple) - Hornaday, William T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1866