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    An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble oral history, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Oral history discussion and interview with the four members of the An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble, led by Ensemble member Pete Rushefsky. Participants are Ethel Raim, Michael Alpert, Pete Rushefsky and Jake Shulman-Ment. The interview was conducted at the Library of Congress on the day of the group's performance in the American Folklife Center's Homegrown 2013 concert series on June 25, 2013. Inspired by the ...

    • Contributor: An Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2013
  • W. Morgan Shuster papers, 1900-1964

    Diplomat, financier, lawyer, and publisher. Correspondence, diary, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to W. Morgan Shuster's diplomatic career in the Philippines and Persia. The scrapbooks are available only on microfilm.

    • Contributor: Shuster, W. Morgan (William Morgan) - Shuster, W. Morgan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1900
  • Howard-von Recum family papers, 1869-1972

    British diplomat. Diaries and correspondence relating primarily to the diplomatic career of Sir Henry Howard and documenting his postings at Hague, Netherlands, the Vatican during World War I, and in China, Denmark, France, Greece, Guatemala, Russia, and the United States, also including the diaries and correspondence of his daughter, Baroness Marie Ernestine Howard von Recum, and the correspondence of his other family members and ...

    • Contributor: Howard, Henry, Sir - Howard, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1843
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    Samuel Smith family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, military and political papers, notebooks, diaries, financial and legal papers, writings, printed matter, and other papers. Papers (1772-1850) of Samuel Smith relate to such topics as affairs of the U.S. Senate, public finance and the Bank of the United States, trade and tariffs, relations with Great Britain and France, Fort McHenry and the defense of Baltimore during the War of 1812, and ...

    • Contributor: Smith, Samuel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    W. Morgan Shuster papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diary (1911-1912), scrapbooks (1900-1923; 10 volumes), certificates, and other papers documenting Shuster's diplomatic career as treasurer-general and financial advisor for Persia (1911-1912) and his earlier posts in the customs service in Cuba (1899-1901) and as insular collector of customs in Manila and member of the Philippine Commission (1901-1909). Correspondents include William H. Taft and Woodrow Wilson and Shusterfamily members. Also includes an unpublished ...

    • Contributor: Shuster, W. Morgan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Boris Brasol papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, literary manuscripts, notes, and other papers relating to Russia and the Soviet Union and to Brasol's writings and work as a criminologist and literary critic. Subjects include criminology, crime detection in European countries as compiled by the Criminological Survey of the Columbia University School of Law, Edgar Allan Poe, the Zionist movement, investigations into the assassinations of the Romanovs, efforts of ...

    • Contributor: Brasol, Boris
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Warning of global warming? : shamanic traditions, politics, and ecological change in Siberia, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on January 27, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Based on her long-term fieldwork in the Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Balzar presented concerns of her Sakha colleague, Uliana Vinokurova, sociologist and former deputy in the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009
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    Yudin collection of Russian-American Company records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Official letters, work reports, tariff and cargo registers, ships' journals, accounts of exploratory expeditions, and other records relating to the exploration and colonization of Alaska and Siberia by the Russian-American Company (Rossiĭsko-amerikanskai︠a︡ kompanii︠a︡). Also includes material relating to the company's contacts with the Japanese, Chinese, and Portuguese. Individuals represented include Nikolaĭ Petrovich Rezanov and G.I. Shelikhov.

    • Contributor: I︠U︡Din, G. V.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    John Adams Kingsbury papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, articles, travel notes, autobiographical material, family papers, legal and financial records, news releases, newspaper clippings, and other papers documenting Kingsbury's activities as a social reformer and public health advocate. Includes manuscripts of and other material relating to Kingsbury's books, Health in Handcuffs (1939) and Red Medicine: Socialized Health in Soviet Russia (1933). Kingsbury's professional files include correspondence, reports, and ...

    • Contributor: Kingsbury, John Adams
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Charles Edward Russell papers, 1864-1941

    Author and journalist. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, writings, subject files, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating principally to Russell's writings and to his activities on behalf of various progressive reform causes.

    • Contributor: Russell, Charles Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1864
  • Israel Perlstein collection relating to Imperial Russia, 1613-1914

    Rare book dealer. Russian land grant charters; Russian and Swedish imperial patents of nobility; Pal'menbach family papers; invitations, menus, programs, press passes, and other memorabilia of journalist Mikhail Andreevich Zaguliaev from the 1896 coronation of Emperor Nicholas II; and other certificates, documents, and printed material.

    • Contributor: Perlstein, Israel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1613
  • Leighton W. Rogers papers, 1912-1982

    Aeronautical executive, army officer, and public official. Correspondence, diary and journal, biographical information, scrapbooks, map, and writings focusing on Rogers's experiences as an employee of National City Bank of New York during the Russian revolution in Saint Petersburg, Russia, and his return to the Soviet Union in 1943-1944 as an aeronautical consultant for the United States Army Air Corps.

    • Contributor: Rogers, Leighton W. (Leighton William) - Rogers, Leighton W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1912
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    Irving R. Levine papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, notebooks and notes, transcripts of interviews, radio and television scripts, news commentaries, articles, speeches, book drafts, background and research material, and other papers documenting Levine's career as a broadcast journalist and news commentator. Includes material on his assignments as chief correspondent for NBC News in Moscow (1955-1959), Rome (1960-1967, 1968-1970), and London (1967-1968), as chief economics correspondent, Washington, D.C. (1971-1995), and as ...

    • Contributor: Levine, Irving R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with David Nalle

    • Contributor: Robins Mowry, Dorothy - Nalle, David
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1990-04-12

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    Hedrick Smith papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, interview transcripts, drafts of speeches, articles, and books, notes, radio broadcasts, legal material, research material, family papers, press releases, printed material, posters, maps, and other papers relating primarily to Smith's research for his books and television productions about the Soviet Union and about U.S. politics. Documents his career with the New York Times while stationed in Washington, D.C., Moscow, Russia, and elsewhere, ...

    • Contributor: Smith, Hedrick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Carl W. Ackerman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, speeches, lectures, writings, notes, research material, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Ackerman's career as journalist and dean of Columbia University School of Journalism (1931-1956). Documents his work as United Press Associations correspondent within the Central Powers, chiefly Germany prior to World War I; special correspondent for the Saturday Evening Post in Mexico, Switzerland, and elsewhere during World ...

    • Contributor: Ackerman, Carl W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    George Creel papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly scrapbooks and bound volumes of writings by and about Creel. Also includes correspondence, notes, speeches, lectures, book reviews, an unpublished manuscript titled Liberty Bells, and campaign material relating to Creel's unsuccessful 1934 campaign for governor of California. A series on Woodrow Wilson and the U.S. Committee on Public Information contains correspondence with Wilson as well as Wilson's corrections of drafts of Creel's cables, ...

    • Contributor: Creel, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John Adams Kingsbury papers, 1841-1966

    Social worker and social reformer. Includes correspondence, journals and diaries, family papers, autobiographical material, travel notes, manuscripts of Kingsbury's books, speeches and articles, news releases, legal and financial papers and documents his activities as a social reformer and public health advocate such as his efforts to improve the conditions of public institutions in New York and Eastern European relief work.

    • Contributor: Kingsbury, John Adams
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1841
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    William Ralph Bennett papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, scientific papers, records of scientific experiments, notebooks, research material, lecture files, printed matter, musical scores, drawings, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Bennett's career as a physicist and author. Documents Bennett's years as a student at Columbia University; member of the technical staff at Bell Telephone Laboratories, Murray Hill, N.J.; and professor of physics at Yale University. Subjects include his development ...

    • Contributor: Bennett, William Ralph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Oscar S. Straus papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, notebooks, legal records, pamphlets, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Straus's service as U.S. minister and ambassador to the Ottoman Empire (Turkey), U.S. secretary of commerce and labor, and member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, Hague, Netherlands. Also documents his activities with the National Civic Foundation, New York (State) Public Service Commission, League to Enforce ...

    • Contributor: Straus, Oscar S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Henry Shapiro papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, draft and printed copies of articles and book, lectures, interviews, wire service reports, reference files, notes, memoir, biographical material, clippings, scrapbook, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Shapiro's career as United Press International's chief Moscow correspondent and bureau manager during the regimes of Joseph Stalin, Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev, and Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev. Documents Soviet life and society, economic and social conditions, politics ...

    • Contributor: Shapiro, Henry - Cronkite, Walter - Lyons, Eugene
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble oral history, 2013 June 25

    Oral history discussion and interview with the four members of the An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble, led by Ensemble member Pete Rushefsky. Participants are Ethel Raim, Michael Alpert, Pete Rushefsky and Jake Shulman-Ment. The interview was conducted at the Library of Congress on the day of the group's performance in the American Folklife Center's Homegrown 2013 concert series on June 25, 2013. Inspired by the ...

    • Contributor: An Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
  • Cleveland Abbe papers, 1850-1954

    Astronomer and meteorologist. Correspondence, diaries, and other papers relating mainly to Abbe's career with the Weather Service of the Army Signal Corps, his participation in the West African Eclipse Expedition (1880s), and his career in the United States Weather Bureau.

    • Contributor: Abbe, Cleveland
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1850
  • Interview with Robert O. Blake

    • Contributor: Torbert, Horace G. (Horace Gates) - Mason, James D. - Blake, Robert O.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1988-12-29

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  • Eleanor Lord Pray papers, 1894-1975

    Member of a New England merchant family living in Vladivostok, Russia. Primarily letters written and received by Pray. Letters describe daily life, the city and its surroundings, and historic events.

    • Contributor: Pray, Eleanor Lord
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1894