• Elizabeth Madox Roberts papers, 1921-1941

    Author, poet, and novelist. Drafts, notes, outlines, page proofs, and miscellaneous material relating to Roberts's novels, poetry, short stories, and miscellaneous writings.

    • Contributor: Roberts, Elizabeth Madox
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Florence Hamilton collection relating to Edwin Markham, 1857-1959

    Poet and lecturer. Correspondence, poetry, articles and speeches, biographical material, scrapbooks, photographs, memorabilia, printed matter and other papers pertaining mainly to the poet Edwin Markham.

    • Contributor: Hamilton, Florence
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Captain Pearl R. Nye collection, 1937-1944

    The collection is comprised of field recordings made in Akron, Ohio, by John A. Lomax (on June 27-28, 1937), and Alan Lomax and Elizabeth Lomax (on November 3, 1937), of songs performed by Pearl R. Nye related to life on the Ohio and Erie Canal, plus photographs of canal life (some hand-decorated by Nye), and correspondence between Nye and Harold Spivacke of the Library ...

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Alan - Nye, Pearl R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Nikolai Lopatnikoff collection, 1916-1979

    The collection includes music, manuscript and printed, of Lopatnikoff, as well as of other composers; correspondence and personal papers; photographs, clippings, and programs; writings by and about Lopatnikoff; and offical documents. A significant amount of material is related to Lopatnikoff's opera Danton. Among the correspondents are Rudolf Bing, Aaron Copland, Serge Koussevitzky, Joseph Rosenstock, Julius Rudel, Nicolas Slonimsky, and William Steinberg.

    • Contributor: Lopatnikoff, Nikolai
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Gilbert M. Hitchcock papers, 1910-1935

    United States senator and newspaper publisher from Nebraska. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, and printed material pertaining to Hitchcock's career in the Senate.

    • Contributor: Hitchcock, Gilbert M. (Gilbert Monell) - Hitchcock, Gilbert M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Sumner correspondence, 1841-1874

    United States Senator and lawyer. Correspondence with attached and related material chiefly concerning government publications, appointments to office, the Republican Party, Sumner's law practice, and his political speeches and writings.

    • Contributor: Sumner, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Newton Diehl Baker papers, 1896-1962

    U.S. secretary of war, author, lawyer, and municipal official of Cleveland, Ohio. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, speeches and articles, newspaper articles, and printed material relating primarily to Baker's post-World War I activities as the head of several business firms and of organizations devoted to education, law and jurisprudence, and philanthropy, relief, and other types of human services.

    • Contributor: Baker, Newton Diehl
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harold Gatty papers, 1901-1957

    Aviator, navigator, naturalist, and inventor. Research notes, subject files, and indexes used in preparation of Gatty's books, Raft Book: Lore of the Sea and Sky (1943) and Nature Is Your Guide (1958), together with correspondence, charts, maps, drawings, bibliographies, clippings, and other papers relating to navigation.

    • Contributor: Gatty, Harold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Benjamin Franklin papers, 1726-1907

    Statesman, publisher, scientist, and diplomat. Correspondence, journals, records, articles, and other material relating to Franklin's life and career. Includes manuscripts (1728) of his Articles of Belief and Acts of Religion; negotiations in London (1775); letterbooks (1779-1782) of the United States legation in Paris; records (1780-1783) of the United States peace commissioners, including journals kept by Franklin and Richard Oswald; and papers (1781-1818) of Franklin's ...

    • Contributor: Franklin, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Thomas Henry Carter papers, 1883-1917

    Lawyer and United States representative and senator from Montana. Correspondence, writings, memoranda, clippings, notes, invitations, photographs, and financial records relating primarily to Montana, Republican Party politics, and Carter's career in Congress.

    • Contributor: Carter, Thomas Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ernest Joseph King papers, 1908-1966

    Naval officer. Official and general correspondence, orders to duty, speech, article, and book file, memoranda, notes, printed material, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to King's activities as commander in chief of the U.S. Fleet and chief of naval operations during World War II.

    • Contributor: King, Ernest Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frank Kowalski papers, 1925-1976

    Army officer and United States representative from Connecticut. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, speeches, reports, military orders, patents, newspaper clippings, printed materials, scrapbooks, drawings, and photographs pertaining primarily to Kowalski's career in the United States Army (1925-1958) and in the House of Representatives (1959-1963).

    • Contributor: Kowalski, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Henry Dern papers, 1933-1936

    Cabinet officer and governor of Utah. Correspondence, speeches, radio addresses, statements, memoranda, photographs, and other material dealing chiefly with Dern's daily activities as secretary of war.

    • Contributor: Dern, George Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Montfort Gilchrist family papers, 1854-1921

    Correspondence, school records, literary and commencement programs, poetry, and Gilpin family genealogical material. Much of the correspondence is between Gilchrist, who served with the 3rd Indiana Cavalry in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia during the Civil War, and his wife, Mollie Gilpin Gilchrist; other letters are between Mollie and her brothers, Samuel J. V. B. Gilpin, of the 1st Indiana Cavalry, and E. N. Gilpin, ...

    • Contributor: Gilchrist, George Montfort
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Sándor Lorand papers, 1914-1978

    Psychoanalyst, author and educator. Correspondence, writings, lectures, interviews, biographical material, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Lorand's career as a psychoanalyst. Includes material relating to the American Psychoanalytic Association, the New York Psychoanalytic Society, and the Psychoanalytic Association of New York. Correspondents include Sigmund Freud.

    • Contributor: Lorand, Sándor - Lorand, Sándor
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William B. Bradbury collection, 1846-1928

    Bradbury's secular music is represented by published vocal scores, some in photocopy, and probable holograph of Song of the South. Contains an album compiled by Bradbury in Europe (1847-1849) of autograph musical sketches by Franz Abt, Niels Gade, Joseph Joachim, Jenny Lind, Albert Lortzing, Giacomo Meyerbeer, Ignaz Moscheles, Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann, Louis Spohr, Richard Wagner, and others; sketches by Felix Mendelssohn, Walter Damrosch, ...

    • Contributor: Bradbury, William B. (William Batchelder) - Bradbury, William B. - Schumann, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Notated Music
  • Amos 'n' Andy radio program scripts, 1928-1937

    Radio program. Scripts of the Amos 'n' Andy radio program.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Du Mont Laboratories records, 1930-1960

    Firm organized by Allen B. Du Mont in 1935 devoted to electronic television and communications engineering; television receiver and manufacturing business sold to Emerson Radio and Phonograph Corporation in 1958; remainder of the firm merged with Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation in 1960. General correspondence, administrative files, interoffice correspondence, financial records, sales and advertising files, television and government hearing material, and miscellaneous records relating ...

    • Contributor: Du Mont Laboratories
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • H.C. Taylor papers, 1862-1904

    Naval officer. Correspondence, diary, writings, photographs, and printed matter relating chiefly to the Spanish-American War and to Taylor's command of the U.S.S. Indiana (steamer).

    • Contributor: Taylor, H. C. (Henry Clay) - Taylor, H. C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin papers, 1921-1993

    Author and actress Ruth Gordon and her husband Garson Kanin, actor, author, producer, and director. Correspondence with colleagues in the entertainment industry.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert R. Williams papers, 1911-1981

    Chemist, nutritionist, and developer of vitamin B1. Correspondence, diaries, affidavits, reports, subject files, laboratory notebooks, speeches and writings, printed matter, and other papers relating to Williams's research in nutritional chemistry.

    • Contributor: Williams, Robert R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harry W. Frantz papers, 1919-1965

    Journalist. Scrapbooks and printed matter related to aviation, a field Franz covered for United Press International.

    • Contributor: Frantz, Harry W. (Harry Warner) - Frantz, Harry W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William L. Taylor papers, 1971-1996

    Civil rights lawyer and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, writings, printed matter, and other material related primarily to civil rights legislation and the nominations of Robert H. Bork and Clarence Thomas to the United States Supreme Court.

    • Contributor: Taylor, William L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Abel Doysié papers, 1910-1967

    Primarily letters received from scholars and others at universities, libraries, and institutions for whom Doysié did historical and genealogical research in various French archives after 1936.

    • Contributor: Doysié, Abel - Doysié, Abel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • National Urban League records, 1900-1988

    Civil rights organization. Correspondence, minutes of meetings, speeches, reports, surveys, statistical data, financial and legal records, scrapbooks, printed material, and other records relating to the programs and policies of the league and its affiliates.

    • Contributor: National Urban League
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material