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  • John J. Pershing papers, 1882-1971

    Army officer. Correspondence, diaries, writings, notebooks, military records, printed matter, memorabilia, and other material documenting Pershing's military career, including as commander-in-chief of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I.

    • Contributor: Pershing, John J. (John Joseph) - Pershing, John J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Feamster family papers, 1794-1967

    Members of the Feamster (Feemster) family. Diaries, notebooks, correspondence, financial and legal papers, writings, and miscellaneous material illustrating the activities of four interrelated families from 1794 to 1967 whose members were engaged ...

    • Contributor: Cary, Charles William - Feamster, Claudius Newman - Feamster, Felix Claudius - Feamster, Martha Alderson - Feamster, Robert Cantrell - Feamster, Samuel William Newman - Feamster, Thomas L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John James Schanz, Jr. VHP Collection

    John James Schanz, Jr. Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Schanz Jr., John James - Schanz, John James
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006-01-01
  • Edwin Bickford Hooper papers, 1842-1986

    Naval officer and historian. Correspondence, writings, research notes, speeches, reports, orders, organizational charts, rosters, printed materials, photographs, and other papers primarily relating to Hooper's naval career and to his research in U.S. ...

    • Contributor: Hooper, Edwin Bickford
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Burton Norvell Harrison family papers, 1812-1926

    Lawyer and private secretary to Jefferson Davis. Correspondence, diaries, reports, memoranda, manuscripts of articles, speeches, and books, and other papers of Harrison; of J. B. Harrison, lawyer and newspaper editor; Samuel Jordan ...

    • Contributor: Harrison, Burton Norvell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jedediah Hotchkiss papers, 1835-1908

    Confederate army officer, topographical and mining engineer, and historian. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, subject files, writings, financial papers, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous printed material relating principally to Hotchkiss's service with the Confederate ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Gifford Pinchot papers, 1770-1972

    Conservationist, chief forester for the United States Department of Agriculture, professor of forestry at Yale University, and governor of Pennsylvania. Primarily correspondence and subject files, together with diaries, memoranda, speeches, articles, reports, ...

    • Contributor: Pinchot, Gifford
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Sumner family papers, 1836-1940

    Correspondence, legal documents, reports, and photographs of Edwin V. Sumner (1797-1863) and his sons, Edwin Vose Sumner (1835-1912) and Samuel Storrow Sumner (1842-1937), all military officers.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John A.J. Creswell papers, 1819-1885

    Lawyer, congressman, senator, and postmaster general. General correspondence, letterbooks, account books, and scrapbooks concerning Creswell's law practice and political career in Maryland, his duties as adjutant general of Maryland, the military draft ...

    • Contributor: Creswell, John A. J. (John Angel James) - Creswell, John A. J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry T. Allen papers, 1806-1933

    Army officer. Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, military documents, photographs, printed matter, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous material relating mainly to Allen's military career.

    • Contributor: Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman) - Allen, Henry T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ninian Pinkney papers, 1822-1913

    Naval surgeon. Correspondence, speeches, articles, and notes relating mainly to Pinkney's surgical cases in Peru, his observations on the Mexican War and Civil War, his plan to reorganize the Army Medical Corps, ...

    • Contributor: Pinkney, Ninian
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Philippe Bunau-Varilla papers, 1877-1955

    Panamanian diplomat and engineer. Correspondence, speeches, writings, legal records, newspaper clippings, and other papers concerning Bunau-Varilla's activities in the United States, his efforts to gain support for completion of the Panama Canal, ...

    • Contributor: Bunau Varilla, Philippe
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George C. Dyer papers, 1898-1988

    United States Navy officer. Correspondence, memoranda, diary, speeches and lectures, research files, reports, biographical material, photographs, and printed matter relating to Dyer's naval career and to his publications, primarily his biographies of ...

    • Contributor: Dyer, George C. (George Carroll) - Dyer, George C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Everett Strait Hughes papers, 1903-1975

    Army officer. Correspondence, diaries, and orders concerning Hughes's career in ordnance and general staff work in the United States Army, including during the Mexican Punitive Expedition, World War I, and World War ...

    • Contributor: Hughes, Everett Strait
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William J. Ghent papers, 1876-1942

    Author and journalist. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, notes, reports, subject files, photographs, clippings, and printed material relating to Ghent's writings on the West and the socialist movement in the U.S. Includes biographical sketches ...

    • Contributor: Ghent, William J. (William James) - Ghent, William J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Shaw family papers, 1636-1892

    Correspondence, writings, copybooks, genealogical materials, reports, and other papers relating to the Shaw, Smith, Adams, and Felt (Felts) families. Central to the collection is the correspondence of Abigail Adams with her sister, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Daniel Todd Patterson papers, 1772-1927

    Naval officer. Correspondence, journals, ship records, subject files, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Patterson's naval career.

    • Contributor: Patterson, Daniel Todd
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frank M. Bennett papers, 1893-1909

    Naval officer and author. Chiefly testimonial letters and newspaper and magazine reviews of Bennett's books, The Steam Navy of the United States (1896) and The Monitor and the Navy Under Steam (1900).

    • Contributor: Bennett, Frank M. (Frank Marion) - Bennett, Frank M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Noel Francis Parrish papers, 1894-1987

    Air force general and university professor. Correspondence, speeches and writings, academic and military files, family papers, photographs and slides, and other papers documenting Parrish's military and academic careers, including as commander of ...

    • Contributor: Parrish, Noel Francis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert S. McNamara papers, 1934-2009

    United States secretary of defense, president of the World Bank, and corporate executive. Correspondence, memoranda, organization records, subject files, speeches and writings, reports, conferences and meetings, background and research material, and other ...

    • Contributor: McNamara, Robert S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material