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    Peter A. Demens papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, articles, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to Demens's authorship of articles for the Russian journal Viestnik Evropy (Saint Petersburg, Russia) and for Russian and American newspapers. Subjects include American politics and presidential campaigns; the annexation of Hawaii; Cuba; Dukhobors and their immigration to Canada; treatment of Jews in Russia; the Russo-Japanese War, 1904-1905; Bloody Sunday, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 1905; Molokans in ...

    • Contributor: Demens, Peter A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Joseph Ingraham journal, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Four volumes containing Ingraham's account of the voyage of the brigantine Hope from Boston to the Falkland Islands; Cape Horn, Chile; Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia; the Northwest Coast of North America; the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii); and China. Documents commercial trade, especially the fur trade, with China. Includes descriptions and drawings of fauna, flora, and inhabitants; charts; and maps of various locations including several Marquesas ...

    • Contributor: Ingraham, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Ambassador Charles H. Twining

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Twining, Charles H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-05-26

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  • Interview with Jewell Fenzi

    • Contributor: Weiss, Mary Louise - Fenzi, Jewell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1988-03-18

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  • Gary Haleamau: Traditional Hawaiian Music from Las Vegas

    Gary Haleamau and his band perform traditional Hawaiian slack-key guitar from Nevada, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Haleamau, Gary
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-08-20
  • Interview with Harlan Cleveland

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

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  • Unukupukupu concert collection, 2012 June 26

    Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on June 26, 2012 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The concert featured traditional dances and songs, rooted in the sacred `Aiha`a Pele (Ritual dance of volcanic phenomena) performed by members of Unukupukupu, meaning "Shrine of ferns [rooted in fresh lava]," the Hālau ...

    • Contributor: Tangarō, Taupōuri - Hawaii Community College - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.) - Millennium Stage
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012
  • Unukupukupu Halau Hula

    Unukupukupu is the traditional Halau Hula (Hula School) of Hawai`i Community College, Hilo, Hawai`i. Here ancient dances and songs, rooted in the sacred `Aiha`a Pele (Ritual Dance of Volcanic Phenomena) intermingle with the rigor of academic inquiry. To experience the particular fiery style of hula termed `Aiha`a Pele, one is trained to call up the fire within the body and to dance until sweat ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012-06-26
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    Moore family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, notes, military papers, Harp family genealogy, civilian and military manuals, war ration books, and photographs of the Moore family of Georgia. Chiefly correspondence between Sidney Leighton Moore and his wife, Violet Soderquist Moore, pertaining to his service with the U.S. Army during World War II at Fort Custer, Mich., and later in Guam and Hawaii; and to her life on the homefront ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Charles Wilkes papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, journals and diaries, autobiography, scientific tracts and notes detailing weather and tidal observations, legal and financial papers, genealogical charts, printed material, and other papers. Subjects include Wilkes's command of an expedition (1838-1842) to the Antarctic, islands in the Pacific, and the northwest coast of the U.S.; his work in Washington, D.C., preparing and publishing (1843-1863) information collected by the expedition; his capture ...

    • Contributor: Wilkes, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Unukupukupu concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on June 26, 2012 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The concert featured traditional dances and songs, rooted in the sacred `Aiha`a Pele (Ritual dance of volcanic phenomena) performed by members of Unukupukupu, meaning "Shrine of ferns [rooted in fresh lava]," the Hālau ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012
  • Voices from the canefields folksongs from Japanese immigrant workers in Hawai'i

    Franklin Odo discussed his research for his book, Voices from the canefields: folksongs from Japanese immigrant workers in Hawai'i (Oxford University Press, 2013) as a featured presenter in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series on September 20, 2013, sponsored by the American Folklife Center. He describes how Japanese workers on Hawai'i's plantations created their own songs, in form akin to their traditional tanka or ...

    • Contributor: Odo, Franklin - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
  • Martial Law in Hawaii: The Papers of Major General Thomas H. Green, Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Army

    Martial Law in Hawaii:The Papers of Major General Thomas H. Green, Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Army: The Library of Congress -- through the Federal Research Division -- provides customized research and analytical services on foreign and domestic topics to United States Government and District of Columbia agencies on a cost-recovery basis.

    • Contributor: Green, Thomas H.
    • Date: 1946
  • Claude Charles Bloch papers, 1926-1945

    Naval officer. Correspondence, printed matter, and other material relating to Claude Charles Bloch's naval career before and during World War II, including his command at Pearl Harbor.

    • Contributor: Bloch, Claude Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1926
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    Clara Barrus and John Burroughs papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, estate papers, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers pertaining to the works and travels of Barrus and Burroughs and to the administration of their estates. Subjects include conservation, family matters, John Burroughs Memorial Association, lectures, philosophy, poetry, politics, publishing, and travels including a trip to Hawaii. Correspondents include Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh, Clyde Fisher, Clara Bryant Ford, Hamlin Garland, William Temple Hornaday, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Thomas F. Bayard papers, 1780-1899

    Senator, secretary of state, and ambassador. Correspondence, letterbooks, scrapbooks, and miscellany relating to Bayard's career after the Civil War as a politician and legislator and as a cabinet official and diplomat during the presidential administrations of Grover Cleveland.

    • Contributor: Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis) - Bayard, Thomas F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1780
  • Interview with William H.G. FitzGerald

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Fitzgerald, William H.G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1994-12-14

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  • Walter L. Fisher papers, 1871-1963

    Lawyer, municipal reformer, and U.S. secretary of the interior. Correspondence and memoranda, letterbooks, speeches and articles, scrapbooks, photographs, subject files, clippings, and printed matter chiefly related to Chicago, Illinois, municipal matters and to Fisher's term as United States secretary of the interior.

    • Contributor: Fisher, Walter L. (Walter Lowrie) - Fisher, Walter L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1871
  • Interview with Laurence H. Silberman

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Silberman, Laurence H. (Laurence Hirsch)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1998-09-23

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    Elisha Hunt Allen papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence including family correspondence and official letters (1877-1882) sent from the Hawaiian legation, speeches, notes, statistical tables, passports, invitations, awards, diplomas, miscellaneous printed matter, and photographs concerning Hawaiian economic and political conditions, sugar plantations and trade, Chinese labor, Hawaiian Supreme Court (of which Allen was chief justice), and the U.S.-Hawaiian Reciprocity Treaty of 1876. Correspondents include Allen's second wife, Mary Hobbs Allen; Charles Reed ...

    • Contributor: Allen, Elisha Hunt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Walter Quintin Gresham papers, 1857-1932

    United States secretary of state, secretary of the treasure, postmaster general, jurist, statesman, and soldier. Correspondence, letterbooks, and printed matter relating mainly to Gresham's service as postmaster general in the administration of Chester Alan Arthur and judge and secretary of state in the administration of Grover Cleveland. Also includes letters Gresham wrote to his wife during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Gresham, Walter Quintin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1857
  • Moore family papers, 1942-1998

    Georgia family. Chiefly correspondence between Sidney Leighton Moore (1906-1953) and his wife, Violet Soderquist Moore, reflecting his service with the United States Army during World War II, including also writings, notes, military papers, genealogy, civilian and military manuals, war ration books, and photographs.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1942
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    Andrew H. Foote papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, manuscript of Africa and the American Flag (1854), journals, logbooks, ships' records, and other papers relating principally to Foote's naval career and to trade with Japan, Americans living in or engaged in commerce in China, Civil War naval actions, and Foote's personal life. Documents his cruise aboard the ship John Adams involved in a dispute among missionaries in Hawaii, his command (1842-1843) ...

    • Contributor: Foote, Andrew H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Elisha Hunt Allen papers, 1849-1934

    Diplomat, jurist, lawyer, and United States representative from Maine. Correspondence, speeches and writings, notes, photographs, printed matter, and miscellaneous material largely concerning Hawaiian economic and political conditions, sugar plantations and trade, Chinese labor, the Hawaiian supreme court, of which Allen was chief justice, and the United States-Hawaiian Reciprocity Treaty of 1876.

    • Contributor: Allen, Elisha Hunt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1849
  • Interview with Morton A. Bach

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Bach, Morton A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1999-05-21

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