• "The Constitution of the United States," (photocopy of the title page)

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1860-03-26
  • Letter from Dwight L. Moody to D. W. [Daniel Webster] Whittle

    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Moody, Dwight Lyman - Whittle, Daniel Webster
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1874-01-30

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  • Catalog Record

    1985 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Photographs include negatives, black and white contact sheets, internegatives, photographic prints, and color slides taken by John T. Gibbs, Reid S. Baker, and unidentified photographers. Manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of African American Piedmont blues music; music of the Andes; bluegrass music; Scottish harp music and Gaelic songs; Omaha Indian music and dance; Spanish flamenco music and dance, and African ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1985
  • Dunlop family papers, 1713-1930

    Correspondence, financial papers, business and legal records, and miscellaneous material concerning the mercantile interests and law practice of the Dunlop family.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Interview with Nicholas Shapiro Lakas

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lakas, Nicholas Shapiro
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Constance Ray Harvey

    • Contributor: Morin, Ann Miller - Colvin, Milton - Harvey, Constance Ray
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1988-00-00

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  • Interview with Robert B. Houston

    • Contributor: Torbert, Horace G. (Horace Gates) - Houston, Robert B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1990-05-14

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  • Autobiographical Sketch for the National Cyclopaedia of American Biography

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Telegram from Dwight L. Moody to Horatio Gates Spafford

    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Spafford, Anna T. - Moody, Dwight Lyman - Spafford, Horatio Gates
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1874-01-10
  • Interview with J. Phillip McLean

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - McLean, J. Phillip
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Catalog Record

    A bard of nature's making: Robert Burns and Scottish traditional culture, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Valentina Bold, speaker. Recorded in Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on October 21, 2008 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Valentina Bold in the Whittall Pavilion, Library of Congress, on October 21, 2008, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. A Bard of Nature's Making: ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2008
  • Address at Antislavery Meeting, Glasgow, Scotland, Copy of Newspaper Account

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • From Oral Tradition to Critical Edition: The James Madison Carpenter Collection of Folk Music and Drama

    This lecture showcases the variety and importance of the James Madison Carpenter Collection, which has been digitized and is intended for online presentation as part of the Performing Arts Encyclopedia. The talk describes some of the editorial challenges facing the James Madison Carpenter Project team as they prepare a critical edition of the collection.

    • Contributor: Bishop, Julia
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2008-04-23
  • Speech before the Glasgow Emancipation Society, Glasgow, Scotland

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1846-04-21

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  • John Glassford and Company records, 1743-1886

    Mercantile firm. Ledgers, journals, daybooks, inventories, cashbooks, and letterbooks of the various mercantile firms in Maryland and Virginia representing or succeeding the Glasgow, Scotland, firm of John Glassford and Company in the Chesapeake tobacco trade.

    • Contributor: John Glassford and Company
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Interview with Richard Funkhouser

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Funkhouser, Richard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1988-02-02

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  • Interview with Karl F. Inderfurth

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Inderfurth, Karl F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2001-04-27

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  • John Irwin Diediker VHP Collection

    John Irwin Diediker Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Diediker, John Irwin
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Ray M. Lawless collection, 1952-1965

    Research materials including questionnaires, some correspondence, and photographs of approximately 200 folksingers and singers of folksong (a few of them are performers of art songs and classical music) collected by Ray M. Lawless to illustrate his book, Folksingers and Folksongs in America (New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1960; second edition, 1965).

    • Contributor: Lawless, Ray Mckinley
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Interview with David G. Nes

    • Contributor: Mak, Dayton S. - Gittinger, Ted - Nes, David G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1982-11-10

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  • Lucien Thomas Martin VHP Collection

    Lucien Thomas Martin Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Martin, Lucien Thomas - Martin, Lucien T.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • 1985 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1985

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of African American Piedmont blues music; music of the Andes; bluegrass music; Scottish harp music and Gaelic songs; Omaha Indian music and dance; Spanish flamenco music and dance, and African American gospel music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through October ...

    • Contributor: Cephas, John - Wiggins, Phil - Hastings, Dennis - Kinnaird, Alison - Primrose, Christine - Martínez, Ana
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Madison Carpenter collection, 1928-1987

    The James Madison Carpenter Collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and graphic materials that document folk songs, ballads, sea songs, folk music, dance, and British folk drama. The materials span the years 1928-1955, with some related material generated by other scholars dated 1972 and 1987. The bulk of the material was collected between 1928-1935 by Carpenter during fieldwork in England, Scotland, and Wales; ...

    • Contributor: Carpenter, James Madison - Jabbour, Alan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material