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  • Henry Clark Corbin papers, 1864-1980

    Henry Clark Corbin papers, 1864-1980

    Army officer. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, typescripts of speeches, autograph albums, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers concerning Corbin's military career and his life in Washington, D.C., as an officer and prominent resident. Includes personal matter such as photograph albums, scrapbooks, and memorabilia relating to his wife, Edythe Agnes Patten Corbin, and the Patten family.

    • Contributor: Corbin, Henry Clark
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1864
  • Interview with Hans Binnendijk

    Interview with Hans Binnendijk

    • Contributor: Stern, Thomas - Binnendijk, Hans
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996-00-00

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  • Harold Leventhal papers, Catalog Record

    Harold Leventhal papers,

    Chiefly correspondence, case files, notebooks and notes, and office files documenting Leventhal's service as judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Also includes personal correspondence, files from the law firm Ginsburg and Leventhal, in Washington, D.C., speeches and writings, and other papers. Documents his service as visiting judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the 2nd ...

    • Contributor: Leventhal, Harold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • [Letter from Harold Spivacke  to John A. Lomax; General Delivery, Merryville, LA]

    [Letter from Harold Spivacke to John A. Lomax; General Deliv...

    • Contributor: Spivacke, Harold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-05-17
  • Campus Traditions: Folklore from the Old-Time College to the Modern Mega-University

    Campus Traditions: Folklore from the Old-Time College to the ...

    Simon J. Bronner interprets the uses of play and ritual for students in different eras to work through tough issues of their age and environment. More broadly, campus traditions are shown to function centrally in the development of American culture.

    • Contributor: Bronner, Simon J.
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012-08-09
  • Interview with Afif I. Tannous

    Interview with Afif I. Tannous

    • Contributor: Howard, James O. - Tannous, Afif I.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1994-03-09

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  • Interview with Ambassador Edmund James Hull

    Interview with Ambassador Edmund James Hull

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Hull, Edmund James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • 1898

    1898

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1898-01-04

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  • Interview with David M. Evans

    Interview with David M. Evans

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Evans, David M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Philip W. Manhard

    Interview with Philip W. Manhard

    • Contributor: Green, Marshall - Manhard, Philip W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1988-12-01

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  • Passing for traditional the New Lost City Ramblers and folk music authenticity, 2011 September 9

    Passing for traditional the New Lost City Ramblers and folk m...

    Ray Allen discusses the careers of Mike Seeger, John Cohen, and Tom Paley -- the New Lost City Ramblers and their research and performance of old-time and traditional music. Lectures.. Photographs.. 1 folder. | 1 video file (58 min.) : digital, sound, color. | photographs | lecture by Ray Allen. (Statement Of Responsibility). Ray Allen, speaker. (Performers). Recorded in the Mary Pickford Theater, James ...

    • Contributor: Allen, Ray - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011
  • Interview with Lucius D. Battle

    Interview with Lucius D. Battle

    • Contributor: Mak, Dayton S. - Mulhollan, Paige E. - Battle, Lucius D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1991-07-10

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  • Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica

    Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica

    Margaret Mills, professor at Ohio State University, and Kenneth Bilby, research associate at the Smithsonian Institution Department of Anthropology presented lectures in a program titled "Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica" as part of the Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Mills discussed "The Same River: Dilemmas and Challenges of Long-term Cultural Research in Conflict Zones and Failing ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2006-08-03
  • Interview with George Ball

    Interview with George Ball

    • Contributor: Mulhollan, Paige E. - Ball, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1971-07-08

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  • Interview with Leonard H.  Robinson Jr.

    Interview with Leonard H. Robinson Jr.

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Robinson, Leonard H. , Jr.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003-09-29

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  • Thomas Watt Gregory papers, Catalog Record

    Thomas Watt Gregory papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, printed copies of speeches and writings, legal briefs, pleadings, and other papers relating to Gregory's service as U.S. attorney general and to his law practice in Washington, D.C., and Houston, Texas. Subjects include the Woodrow Wilson presidential administration; arming of merchant ships and procedures for dealing with enemy aliens during World War I; the Industrial Conference held in Washington, D.C., 1919-1920; and ...

    • Contributor: Gregory, Thomas Watt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Conversation with 50+ year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcript)

    Conversation with 50+ year old black female, Washington, DC (...

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Williams, E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-00-00

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  • Montgomery C. Meigs papers, Catalog Record

    Montgomery C. Meigs papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, military papers, family papers, scrapbooks, drawings, maps, plans, sketches and studies, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Meigs's work in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, his service as quartermaster general during the Civil War, and family matters. Documents his work supervising construction in Maryland and Washington, D.C., on the Washington Aqueduct, additions to the U.S. Capitol, and the ...

    • Contributor: Meigs, Montgomery C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Hedrick Smith papers, Catalog Record

    Hedrick Smith papers,

    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
  • Interview with Theodore S. Wilkinson

    Interview with Theodore S. Wilkinson

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Wilkinson, Theodore S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1992-10-09

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  • General Accounts, 1872-1903 and Undated - Folder 4 of 5

    General Accounts, 1872-1903 and Undated - Folder 4 of 5

    • Contributor: Douglass, Helen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1872

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  • Schuyler Colfax correspondence and speeches, Catalog Record

    Schuyler Colfax correspondence and speeches,

    Correspondence and speeches documenting Colfax's ownership and editorship of the St. Joseph Valley Register, a Whig newspaper in South Bend, Ind.; his involvement in Whig and Republican party politics; and his tenure as U.S. representative from Indiana and as U.S. vice president. Subjects include state and national politics, operation of the newspaper, events in Washington, D.C., and William T. Sherman. Correspondents include Henry B. ...

    • Contributor: Colfax, Schuyler
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Martha A. Rau

    Interview with Martha A. Rau

    • Contributor: Stratton, Pam - Rau, Martha A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1997-09-13

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  • Interview with John N. Hutchison

    Interview with John N. Hutchison

    • Contributor: Schmidt, G. Lewis - Hutchison, John N.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1988-12-28

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  • Interview with Ambassador Gilbert A. Robinson

    Interview with Ambassador Gilbert A. Robinson

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Robinson, Gilbert A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-08-15

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  • Nubdhah laṭīfah fī ʻilm al-kitābah wa-al-aḥbār. Catalog Record

    Nubdhah laṭīfah fī ʻilm al-kitābah wa-al-aḥbār.

    Treatise on the types, manufacture, and use of pens, inks, and paper.

    • Contributor: Ṭanṭāwī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻĪs
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1852
  • Hayes, Hollister, and Kelman families papers, Catalog Record

    Hayes, Hollister, and Kelman families papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, lectures, sermons, memoirs, genealogical material, and printed matter pertaining chiefly to members of the Hayes family and their careers as Presbyterian missionaries and educators in China. Includes papers of Margaret Hayes Hollister; her parents, Barbara Monteath Kelman Hayes and John David Hayes; her paternal grandparents, Margaret Young Hayes and W.M. Hayes; her maternal grandfather, John Kelman; and her paternal great-grandfather, David Hayes. ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Donald Petterson

    Interview with Donald Petterson

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Heyniger, Lambert - Petterson, Donald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996-12-13

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  • Interview with Stephen Paterson Belcher

    Interview with Stephen Paterson Belcher

    • Contributor: O'Brien, John R. - Belcher, Stephen Paterson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1988-09-29

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  • Torcuato Zamora: Flamenco Guitar with Dancers from Furia Flamenco

    Torcuato Zamora: Flamenco Guitar with Dancers from Furia Flam...

    A concert featuring guitarist Torcuato Zamora and flamenco dance company Furia Flamenco.

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2014-04-23
  • Interview with Ambassador William T. Pryce

    Interview with Ambassador William T. Pryce

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Pryce, William T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1997-09-22

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  • Interview with Richard L. Jackson

    Interview with Richard L. Jackson

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Jackson, Richard L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1998-08-17

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  • Interview with Joseph J. Sisco

    Interview with Joseph J. Sisco

    • Contributor: Mulhollan, Paige E. - Sterner, Michael E. - Sisco, Joseph J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1990-03-19

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  • Interview with Patricia Veliotes

    Interview with Patricia Veliotes

    • Contributor: Barbis, Patricia Quinn - Veliotes, Patricia
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1994-06-14

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  • Interview with George Allen Morgan

    Interview with George Allen Morgan

    • Contributor: Lowrie, Arthur L. - Morgan, George Allen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1989-12-23

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  • Interview with Charlotte Loris

    Interview with Charlotte Loris

    • Contributor: Kraus, Max W. - Loris, Charlotte
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1989-06-08

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  • Correspondence, 1880-1884

    Correspondence, 1880-1884

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1880-03-22

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  • Interview with Chester H. Opal

    Interview with Chester H. Opal

    • Contributor: Schmidt, G. Lewis - Opal, Chester H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1989-01-10

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  • Interview with Allen B. Moreland

    Interview with Allen B. Moreland

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Moreland, Allen B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1989-11-08

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  • Interview with Jack R. Perry

    Interview with Jack R. Perry

    • Contributor: Mattox, Henry E. - Perry, Jack
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1992-07-02

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  • Waddy B. Wood papers, Catalog Record

    Waddy B. Wood papers,

    Correspondence, writings, speeches, contracts, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Wood's career as an architect and designer in Washington, D.C. Documents his work on the Department of the Interior Building and other projects, involvement in the American Institute of Architects, and affiliation with the Democratic Party. Correspondents include Frederic Adrian Delano, Cass Gilbert, Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, Harold L. Ickes, Frances Benjamin Johnston, Andrew W. ...

    • Contributor: Wood, Waddy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Ambassador Prudence Bushnell

    Interview with Ambassador Prudence Bushnell

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Bushnell, Prudence
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Joseph A.B. Winder

    Interview with Joseph A.B. Winder

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Winder, Joseph A.B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1999-08-23

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  • Charles Julius Allen and Grace Elizabeth Allen papers, 1865-1976

    Charles Julius Allen and Grace Elizabeth Allen papers, 1865-1976

    Correspondence, diaries, family history, personal reminiscences, notes, clippings, and printed material chiefly of Charles Julius Allen and his daughter, Grace Elizabeth Allen, relating largely to his life as a cadet at the United States Military Academy and during the Civil War, and to her life as recorded in her diaries.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1865
  • Interview with Ambassador Eileen A. Malloy

    Interview with Ambassador Eileen A. Malloy

    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Malloy, Eileen A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-00-00

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  • Interview with Samuel B. Thomsen

    Interview with Samuel B. Thomsen

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Thomsen, Samuel B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996-08-26

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  • Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 34 of 34

    Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 34 of 34

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1895-02-21

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  • Interview with Carl F. Salans

    Interview with Carl F. Salans

    • Contributor: Jackson, Richard L. - Salans, Carl F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1998-12-30

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  • Interview with Ridgway B. Knight

    Interview with Ridgway B. Knight

    • Contributor: Hamblin, Kirstin - Knight, Ridgway B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1993-10-23

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  • Interview with Ralph S. Smith

    Interview with Ralph S. Smith

    • Contributor: Schmidt, G. Lewis - Smith, Ralph Stuart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1992-04-29

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  • May Craig papers, 1929-1975

    May Craig papers, 1929-1975

    Journalist. Correspondence, writings, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to her career as a the Washington and foreign correspondent for the Guy Gannett newspapers of Maine.

    • Contributor: Craig, May
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1929
  • Barbara Lynn & Friends

    Barbara Lynn & Friends

    Barbara Lynn & Friends perform Texas rhythm and blues at the Library of Congress.

    • Contributor: Lynn, Barbara
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009-11-18
  • 1888, Nov. - Dec.

    1888, Nov. - Dec.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1888-11-08

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  • Interview with Joseph R. McGhee

    Interview with Joseph R. McGhee

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - McGhee, Joseph R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1997-08-21

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  • Denby family papers, Catalog Record

    Denby family papers,

    Chiefly correspondence and related material exchanged among Denby family members. The bulk of the letters are between Charles Denby (1830-1904), his wife Martha Fitch Denby, and their children Graham, Charles (1861-1938), Harriet, Wythe, Edwin, and Thomas Garvin. Also includes letters from Martha's mother Harriet Satterlee Fitch and father Graham Newell Fitch. Includes courtship correspondence (1850s) between Charles Denby, a lawyer in Evansville, Ind., and ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Ambassador Tibor Nagy Jr.

    Interview with Ambassador Tibor Nagy Jr.

    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Nagy, Tibor, Jr.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-00-00

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  • Kitāb sharḥ al-Lumaʻ fī al-ḥisāb / Catalog Record

    Kitāb sharḥ al-Lumaʻ fī al-ḥisāb /

    The text is a commentary on al-Lumaʻ al-yasīrah fī ʻilm al-ḥisāb by Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad Ibn al-Hāʼim. According to the colophon, the author stated that he finished writing the commentary on 27 Ramaḍān 873 [10 April 1469] in Abū Tīj in al-Ṣa'īd, [Egypt].

    • Contributor: Sibṭ Al Māridīnī, Badr Al Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 17??
  • Interview with Rozanne L. Ridgway

    Interview with Rozanne L. Ridgway

    • Contributor: Morin, Ann Miller - Armstrong, Willis C. - Ridgway, Rozanne L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1987-03-18

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  • Interview with Ambassador Selwa Roosevelt

    Interview with Ambassador Selwa Roosevelt

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Roosevelt, Selwa
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003-11-24

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  • John H. Wheeler papers, Catalog Record

    John H. Wheeler papers,

    Correspondence; diaries; writings relating to Wheeler's service as U.S. minister to Nicaragua and to Nicaragua; manuscript of the U.S. Treasury Department Yearbook, 1868, compiled by Wheeler; scrapbooks with an index; and other papers pertaining primarily to the William Walker filibuster in Central America, North Carolina history, politics, statistics, and social activities in Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Wheeler, John H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Ambassador Thomas G. Weston

    Interview with Ambassador Thomas G. Weston

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Weston, Thomas G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Stephen T. Johnson

    Interview with Stephen T. Johnson

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Johnson, Stephen T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1997-01-10

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  • Surati: Classical and Folk Indian Dance from New Jersey

    Surati: Classical and Folk Indian Dance from New Jersey

    Surati performs Indian classial and folk dance from New Jersey, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Surati Dance Group
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-11-19
  • Interview with James Landberg

    Interview with James Landberg

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Landberg, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2001-06-06

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  • Interview with Robert Granick

    Interview with Robert Granick

    • Contributor: Knight, William E. - Granick, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1992-06-18

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  • Tom Kahn papers, 1959-1992

    Tom Kahn papers, 1959-1992

    Civil rights and labor activist. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches and statements, writings, notes, photographs, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating to Kahn's activities as a civil rights and labor activist.

    • Contributor: Kahn, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1959
  • Interview with Lewis Hoffacker

    Interview with Lewis Hoffacker

    • Contributor: Hoffacker, Lewis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1997-04-09

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  • al-Kalām al-yasīr fī ʻilāj al-maqʻadah wa-al-bawāsīr / Catalog Record

    al-Kalām al-yasīr fī ʻilāj al-maqʻadah wa-al-bawāsīr /

    The text addresses the causes, diagnosis, and medical treatment by diet and drugs of calculi (stones) in the kidney, bladder, hemorrhoids, and hips. The text was written in 1169 H [1755]. The colophon is followed by a second incomplete text.

    • Contributor: Damanhūrī, Aḥmad Ibn ʻAbd Al MunʻIm.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1848
  • Interview with John H. Reed

    Interview with John H. Reed

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Reed, John H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1991-10-21

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  • Letter to James H. Hackett from Abraham Lincoln, August 17, 1863.

    Letter to James H. Hackett from Abraham Lincoln, August 17, 1...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1863-08-17

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  • Interview with Arthur A. Bardos

    Interview with Arthur A. Bardos

    • Contributor: Torbert, Horace G. (Horace Gates) - Bardos, Arthur A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1990-01-25

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  • Interview with Theodore A. Boyd

    Interview with Theodore A. Boyd

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Boyd, Theodore A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-11-29

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  • Kitāb qurrat al-ʻayn fī tasyīr al-nayyirayn / Catalog Record

    Kitāb qurrat al-ʻayn fī tasyīr al-nayyirayn /

    The text is principally based on the writings of ʻAlī ibn Ibrāhīm Ibn al-Shāṭir (1304-1375), as the introduction mentions. The colophon says that the text was copied from a manuscript with many errors written in a bad hand.

    • Contributor: JaʻBarī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻAbd Al Qādir
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1525
  • Interview with Robert Lochner

    Interview with Robert Lochner

    • Contributor: Schmidt, G. Lewis - Lochner, Robert H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1991-10-17

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  • Blyden, Edward

    Blyden, Edward

    • Contributor: Blyden, Edward W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1882-01-02

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  • Horatio King papers, Catalog Record

    Horatio King papers,

    Correspondence relating primarily to the U.S. Post Office Dept.; Democratic Party; politics; legislation; patronage; the secession crisis of 1860-1861; King's literary, historical, and social activities; and social life in Washington, D.C., in the latter half of the 19th century. Correspondents include Adam Badeau, Chauncey F. Black, James Buchanan, Nahum Capen, Schuyler Colfax, Andrew Gregg Curtin, George Ticknor Curtis, J.C. Bancroft Davis, John A. Dix, ...

    • Contributor: King, Horatio
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Celebrating the Acquisition of the NCTA Collection

    Celebrating the Acquisition of the NCTA Collection

    Barry Bergey with the National Endowment for the Arts moderates a group of panelists who discuss the significance and highlights of the NCTA Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009-09-11
  • Interview with G. Lewis Schmidt

    Interview with G. Lewis Schmidt

    • Contributor: Hansen, Allen C. - Schmidt, G. Lewis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1988-02-08

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  • Harold H. Greene papers, 1951-2001

    Harold H. Greene papers, 1951-2001

    Lawyer and judge. Case material, correspondence, opinions, orders, printed matter, reports, and writings relating to Greene's career in the Department of Justice and on the bench of the District of Columbia Superior Court and the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.

    • Contributor: Greene, Harold H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1951
  • Robert Owen, Senator, to Anne Fitzhugh Miller

    Robert Owen, Senator, to Anne Fitzhugh Miller

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1908-04-02
  • Interview with Robert E. Service

    Interview with Robert E. Service

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Service, Robert E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1998-02-24

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  • Tom Kahn papers, Catalog Record

    Tom Kahn papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches and statements, writings, notes, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Kahn's activities as a civil rights and labor activist. Documents Kahn's work with Bayard Rustin, particularly in preparation for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963, and with Henry M. Jackson during Jackson's presidential campaign in 1972. Subjects include the civil rights movement, international ...

    • Contributor: Kahn, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • McIntosh County Shouters: Gullah-Geechee Ring Shout from Georgia

    McIntosh County Shouters: Gullah-Geechee Ring Shout from Georgia

    The McIntosh County Shouters perform Gullah-Geechee Ring Shout at a concert at the Library.

    • Contributor: Mcintosh County Shouters
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010-12-02
  • [Letter from Harold Spivacke to John A. Lomax, General Delivery, Huntsville, TX and Merryville, LA]

    [Letter from Harold Spivacke to John A. Lomax, General Delive...

    • Contributor: Spivacke, Harold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-05-19
  • Risālah laṭīfah fī rasm al-munḥarifāt ʻalá al-ḥīṭān / Catalog Record

    Risālah laṭīfah fī rasm al-munḥarifāt ʻalá al-ḥīṭān /

    Ms. Arabic. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. Yellowed cream paper, with watermarks, some torn edges and termite damage; pages repaired. Black ink on title page and text principally in black, with some rubrics; marginal notes; catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-765. Schoy, K. "Sonnenuhren der spätarabischen Astronomie," Isis, vol. 6, no. 3, 1924, p. 332-360. Nastaʻliq script, 20 lines in ...

    • Contributor: Sibṭ Al Māridīnī, Badr Al Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 15??
  • William Maclay journals and note, 1789-1791

    William Maclay journals and note, 1789-1791

    United States senator from Pennsylvania, lawyer, and jurist. Three volumes (later published) of a journal kept by MacLay as a senator in the first United States Congress and one note to John Nicholson.

    • Contributor: Maclay, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1789
  • Ambrose W. Thompson papers, Catalog Record

    Ambrose W. Thompson papers,

    Business and family correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, reports, statistical tables, patent papers, stocks and bonds, printed matter, drawings, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Thompson's business interests in canals, land speculation, railroads, and steamships. Records of the Chiriqui Improvement Company pertain to its efforts to establish a colony of freedmen from the District of Columbia in Chiriqui Province, Panama, as well as to develop ...

    • Contributor: Thompson, Ambrose W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James Forman papers, 1848-2005

    James Forman papers, 1848-2005

    Author, journalist, and civil rights activist. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, subject files, speeches and writings, family papers, appointment books and calendars, and other papers relating primarily to Forman's activities as executive secretary of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and president of the Unemployment and Poverty Action Committee.

    • Contributor: Forman, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1848
  • Harlan Fiske Stone papers, Catalog Record

    Harlan Fiske Stone papers,

    Correspondence, writings, reports, legal case files, biographical information, and other papers relating primarily to Stone's service on the U.S. Supreme Court. Also reflects Stone's work as trustee of Amherst College, chairman of its committee on the Folger Shakespeare Library, chairman of the board of trustees of the National Gallery of Art (U.S.), chancellor of the Smithsonian Institution, and dean and professor in the Columbia ...

    • Contributor: Stone, Harlan Fiske
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Translating Africa in Global Contexts

    Translating Africa in Global Contexts

    Although African myths and folktales have long been trivialized as childish, translators today are revealing new insights, which show that Africa led the world in the invention of the most sophisticated literary styles. Critics now particularly value the figurality, or use of metaphor, which dominates the African literary imagination. The ethics and politics of translating African oral literature, or folklore, are a microcosm of ...

    • Contributor: Haring, Lee
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010-09-22
  • Florence Jaffray Harriman papers, Catalog Record

    Florence Jaffray Harriman papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, writings, biographical material, autograph album, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, scrapbook, printed material, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating to Harriman's service as a member of the U.S. Commission on Industrial Relations (1913-1916), chairman of the U.S. National Defense Advisory Commission's Committee on Women in Industry (1917-1919), and U.S. minister to Norway (1937-1940). Documents her participation in Woodrow Wilson's 1912 presidential campaign, ...

    • Contributor: Harriman, Florence Jaffray
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John Callan O'Laughlin papers, Catalog Record

    John Callan O'Laughlin papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, writings, reports, printed material, scrapbooks, and records of the Army and Navy Journal primarily documenting O'Laughlin's career as a newspaperman. Includes correspondence with his wife, Mabel Hudson O'Laughlin, written during his World War I military service in Europe as well as material pertaining to his years as vice president of the Lord & Thomas advertising agency in Chicago, Ill. Subjects ...

    • Contributor: O'Laughlin, John Callan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Abraham M. Sirkin

    Interview with Abraham M. Sirkin

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Sirkin, Abraham M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1997-05-29

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  • Aubrey Ghent and Friends

    Aubrey Ghent and Friends

    Aubrey Ghent with friends performed sacred lap steel guitar for the Library's annual Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Ghent, Aubrey
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2007-10-17
  • John Vachon papers, 1913-1995

    John Vachon papers, 1913-1995

    Photographer. Correspondence, family papers, writings, and miscellaneous material relating primarily to Vachon's career as a photographer with the Farm Security Administration, Office of War Information, and Look magazine.

    • Contributor: Vachon, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1913
  • Om he āryajanaho! Gorakshaṇa karo, yā peṭakā rakshaṇa karo, kyoṅki (Gāvaḥ pratiṣṭhā bhūtānām). Catalog Record

    Om he āryajanaho! Gorakshaṇa karo, yā peṭakā rakshaṇa karo, k...

    Call for protection of Cows.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1890
  • Interview with William H. Gleysteen, Jr.

    Interview with William H. Gleysteen, Jr.

    • Contributor: Stern, Thomas - Gleysteen, William H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1997-06-10

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  • Interview with Edward L. Lee

    Interview with Edward L. Lee

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lee, Edward L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Stephen Eisenbraun

    Interview with Stephen Eisenbraun

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Eisenbraun, Stephen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-12-14

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  • Interview with Esther Peterson

    Interview with Esther Peterson

    • Contributor: Fenzi, Jewell - Meyers, Hope Macbride - Peterson, Esther
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1992-12-16

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