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    King Philip II grant of arms, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Illuminated grant of arms (1 p., accompanied by 19 p. of text with endorsements) conferring nobility on Alonso de Mesa and Hernando de Mesa in recognition of their service to the Crown. Signed "Yo el Rey." Illumination is multi-colored/gilt (12 1/4 in. x 8 1/2 in.) depicting Madonna and child, cornucopia, bird, butterfly, flowers, cherubs, and mounted knight in-arms with sword and herald.

    • Contributor: Philip II
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1566
  • Interview with Francis M. Kinnelly

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Kinnelly, Francis M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1997-06-04

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    Great Britain. Board of Trade records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Volumes containing correspondence, reports, orders, instructions, commissions, and other records documenting British trade in Canada, the Caribbean, and America. Notes trade with Antigua, Bermuda, France, Jamaica, New England, Newfoundland, New Jersey, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Virginia. Chronicles British trade decisions and actions concerning fishing, shipping, and whaling, and trade disputes with Spain. Volumes 1 and 2 consist of reports by Richard West ...

    • Contributor: Great Britain. Board of Trade
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Archivo Nacional de Cuba collection pertaining to Spanish colonial rule in Louisiana and the Floridas, 1770-1911

    Transcripts of material found in the Cuban national archives pertaining to Spanish colonial rule in Louisiana and the Floridas. Includes correspondence of the Spanish governor of Louisiana, Bernardo de Gálvez, correspondence of British traders operating under Spanish protection, in particular William Panton, material concerning commerce and political relations with the local Indian tribes, Spain's part in the American revolution and relations with the newly ...

    • Contributor: Archivo Nacional De Cuba
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1770
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    Vicente Sebastián Pintado papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, bills of sale, court transcripts, testimonies, surveys, notebooks, plats, land grants, maps, petitions, and other papers relating principally to Pintado's duties as alcalde, commandant, and surveyor general of Spanish West Florida from 1799 to 1817. Much of the collection relates to land deeds, purchases, and surveys in parts of present-day Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. Includes a bound volume dated 1806 containing maps ...

    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Aileen Moore Topping collection concerning a Spanish diplomatic mission to the United States, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Typewritten English translation of reports and financial records of a Spanish diplomatic mission led by Juan de Miralles and later by Francisco Rendón in the United States to observe the U.S. Continental Congress during the American Revolution.

    • Contributor: Topping, Aileen Moore
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Louisiana miscellany, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, a surveyor's notebook, reports, legal and financial records, maps, sketches, and other material relating to the early history of Louisiana under French, Spanish, and American control. Includes letters of Charles Laveau Trudeau, vital statistics from family Bibles and tombstones, papers relating to the purchase of Louisiana by the United States, and a manuscript copy of the French explorer Jean Baptiste Bénard de La ...

    • Contributor: Bénard De La Harpe, Jean Baptiste
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Owen B. Lee

    • Contributor: Dunnigan, Thomas J. - Lee, Owen B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996-12-04

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    James Alexander Robertson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, writings, notes, subject files, and other papers relating primarily to Robertson's activities and scholarship in Hispanic studies, especially relating to Florida and the Philippines. Documents his editorial work on the fifty-five volume "The Philippine Islands, 1493-1803," editorship of the Hispanic American Historical Review, role as executive secretary and editor of publications for the Florida State Historical Society, appointment as archivist of the ...

    • Contributor: Robertson, James Alexander
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Richard Ogden

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Ogden, Richard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1999-06-16

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  • Interview with William K. Hitchcock

    • Contributor: Low, Stephen - Hitchcock, William K.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1998-07-07

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    Benjamin F. Butler papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, order books, reports, notebooks, newspaper clippings, charts, maps, photographs, and other papers concerning Butler's Civil War commands, service as U.S. representative from and governor of Massachusetts, and candidacy for U.S. president in 1884. Documents Butler's participation in military operations in Maryland, 1861; Fort Clark and Fort Hatteras, Outer Banks, N.C., 1861; Petersburg, Va., 1864-1865; and Fort Fisher, N.C., 1864-1865. Also documents his ...

    • Contributor: Butler, Benjamin F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Interview with Walter B. Deering

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Deering, Walter B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Roy R. Rubottom Jr.

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Rubottom, Roy R., Jr.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1990-02-13

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  • Interview with Robert C. Amerson

    • Contributor: Hansen, Allen C. - Amerson, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1988-05-05

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    James McHenry papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, financial papers, and other papers relating to McHenry's service as U.S. secretary of war in the administrations of George Washington and John Adams; and as a Continental Army officer, particularly as secretary to George Washington and on the staff of the Marquis de Lafayette. Subjects include Indian affairs, frigate construction, fortification of ports and harbors, defense of the frontier, army regulations, and ...

    • Contributor: McHenry, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • East Florida records, 1737-1858

    Diplomatic, military, economic, judicial, legal, and administrative records of the Spanish colonial government of East Florida for the period of its second occupation, 1783-1821. Includes royal orders and decrees, census and other vital records, and papers relating to such matters as trade and shipping, surveys, hospitals, Indians, slaves, and Louisiana.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1737
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    Amuma Says No concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Digital sound recordings, video recordings, and photographs documenting a concert performed by the Basque band, Amumu Says No, in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on July 14, 2010 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Songs sung in the Basque language, Euskara, accompanied by trikitixa -- button accordion and tambourine -- with electric guitar, drums, folk percussion, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010
  • Interview with Warren Zimmermann

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Zimmermann, Warren
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996-12-10

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  • Interview with Barbara Shelby Merello

    • Contributor: Hoffacker, Lewis - Merello, Barbara Shelby
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2000-01-27

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  • Interview with Clarence Swift Gulick

    • Contributor: North, William Haven - Gulick, Clarence Swift
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996-02-01

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    Riggs family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Family and business correspondence, diaries, writings, financial records, biographical and genealogical papers, printed matter, and other papers of Riggs family members. Includes papers of Elisha Riggs (1779-1853) relating to family affairs, travel in Europe, sales of land in Illinois, and the development of his New York mercantile business; papers of Elisha Riggs, Jr. (1826-1881) relating to travel in Great Britain, the firm of Corcoran ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Nicholas Philip Trist papers, 1795-1873

    Diplomat and lawyer. Family and general correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, notes, reports, legal and financial papers, writings, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating to Trist's tenure as U.S. consul in Havana and his role in negotiating the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ending the Mexican War. Other topics include Trist's business interests, particularly his sugar plantations in Cuba and Louisiana; the establishment of the University ...

    • Contributor: Trist, Nicholas Philip
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1795
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    Hamilton Fish papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, journals, diaries, subject files, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Fish's service as U.S. secretary of state under Ulysses S. Grant and as U.S. representative and senator from and governor of New York. Includes material pertaining to his activities in the Society of the Cincinnati and to family and business affairs. Subjects include Alabama claims and the Geneva Arbitration Tribunal; ...

    • Contributor: Fish, Hamilton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • J.L.M. Curry papers, 1637-1939

    Statesman, author, clergyman, diplomat, and educator. Diaries, correspondence, printed matter, clippings, memorabilia, notes and memoranda, legal papers, accounts, lectures and sermons, essays, scrapbook, manuscript of autobiography, speeches, and articles, and catalog of Curry's library. Includes autographs of presidents, Confederate leaders, Spanish noblemen, royalty, and writers, jurists, diplomats, educators, historians, scientists, reformers, artists, statesmen, literary figures, clergymen, and military men of the United States and ...

    • Contributor: Curry, J. L. M. (Jabez Lamar Monroe) - Curry, J. L. M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1637