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  • United States. Continental Navy records, 1775-1776

    Receipts, appraisals, and other records relating to the procuring of ships for service during the American Revolution.

    • Contributor: United States. Continental Navy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1979 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1979

    Documentation of the monthly 1979 Neptune Plaza Concert Series, which consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs of performers of country, Irish, Cajun, gospel, and Mexican harp music recorded live outdoors ...

    • Contributor: Stover, Don - O'Donnell, Eugene - Moloney, Mick - Dickens, Hazel - Martinez, Melecio
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Harrison Standley papers, 1895-1963

    Naval officer and United States ambassador to the Soviet Union. Correspondence, writings, military papers, and miscellaneous material dealing primarily with Standley's career in the navy and as ambassador.

    • Contributor: Standley, William Harrison
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • A.E. Housman papers, 1906-1940

    Poet. Chiefly notebooks containing drafts, fair copies, and fragments of Housman's poetry, in addition to a few letters and miscellaneous items. Also includes an analysis of some of the poems by John ...

    • Contributor: Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward) - Housman, A. E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edward Williams Morley papers, 1833-1923

    Chemist and physician. Correspondence, certificates, and printed matter, including letters from Myron A. Munson, Morley's college roommate and lifelong friend, written while Munson was serving in the Union Army in 1864, and ...

    • Contributor: Morley, Edward Williams
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Venona Project records, 1940-1996

    Records relating to the Venona Project undertaken by the United States Army Signal Intelligence Service to examine encrypted Soviet diplomatic communications during World War II.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Signal Intelligence Service
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Salmon P. Chase papers, 1755-1898

    Abolitionist, lawyer, United States senator, governor of Ohio, United States secretary of the treasury, and chief justice of the United States Supreme Court. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches, writings, financial and legal papers, ...

    • Contributor: Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland) - Chase, Salmon P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kenneth E. Sanders VHP Collection

    Kenneth E. Sanders Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Sanders, Kenneth E.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • Almon Ferdinand Rockwell papers, 1852-1900

    Army officer and superintendent of public buildings, Washington, D.C. Correspondence, diaries and journals concerning Rockwell's investments in commercial enterprises with James A. Garfield, Garfield's assassination and his appointment controversy with Roscoe Conkling, ...

    • Contributor: Rockwell, Almon Ferdinand
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Keidel family papers, 1821-1937

    Letters from Northern prisons and Civil War records of Herman F. Keidel, biographical material relating to Louis J. Keidel, family letters from the second generation of the Keidel family in America, and ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Richard Henry Wilde papers, 1807-1867

    United States representative from Georgia, lawyer, and poet. Correspondence relating chiefly to national politics and to writings by Wilde.

    • Contributor: Wilde, Richard Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arthur Laurents papers, circa 1900-2011

    Arthur Laurents (1917-2011) was an American playwright, screenwriter and Broadway director. The collection, which documents his life and career, includes scripts, correspondence, datebooks, photographs, book drafts, production notes, programs, publicity materials, business ...

    • Contributor: Laurents, Arthur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Warren Keifer papers, 1850-1865

    Army officer, lawyer, banker, and congressman. Correspondence, military orders, casualty lists, ordnance and paymaster records, and other military records documenting military life and operations of the Third and 110th Ohio infantry regiments, ...

    • Contributor: Keifer, Joseph Warren
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George E. Belknap papers, 1857-1903

    Naval officer. Correspondence, articles, memoranda, and miscellaneous papers relating to Belknap's naval career.

    • Contributor: Belknap, George E. (George Eugene) - Belknap, George E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Horace Porter papers, 1853-1922

    Army officer, railroad official, and diplomat. Correspondence, diary, family papers, photographs, and speeches relating to Porter's Civil War service, Ulysses S. Grant, Porter's activities with the Pullman Company and the New York, ...

    • Contributor: Porter, Horace
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alton B. Parker papers, 1878-1937

    Lawyer, judge, and Democratic Party presidential candidate. Correspondence, autobiographical and biographical studies, speeches, financial records, legal opinions, scrapbooks, invitations, printed material, and photographs primarily concerning the election campaign of 1904 and Parker's ...

    • Contributor: Parker, Alton B. (Alton Brooks) - Parker, Alton B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Oliver Ellsworth family papers, 1762-1907

    Delegate to the Continental Congress, United States senator, and chief justice of the Supreme Court. Correspondence, estate, family, financial, and legal papers, and printed matter documenting Ellsworth's personal life, career as a ...

    • Contributor: Ellsworth, Oliver
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • G.R.B. Horner papers, 1826-1911

    Naval surgeon and author. Correspondence, daybooks, medical journals, manuscripts of Horner's published books, registers of weather, and printed matter, chiefly relating to Horner's career as a naval surgeon.

    • Contributor: Horner, G. R. B. (Gustavus Richard Brown) - Horner, G. R. B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Billy May arrangements, 1939-1995

    Billy May (1916-2004) was an American arranger, composer, musician, and bandleader. The collection chiefly consists of holograph or photocopied manuscript scores, parts, lead sheets, and manuscript sketches. Additional materials include printed scores, ...

    • Contributor: May, Billy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • American Dialect Society collection, 1931-1937

    The American Dialect Society Collection contains field recordings of samples of regional American speech recorded between 1931-1937 for the Linguistic Atlas of New England (LANE) and the Dictonary of American Regional English ...

    • Contributor: Ashton, Sally - Boyd, Phoebe - Brooks, Sarah Ashton - Polite, Samuel - Quall, Susan A. - Quarterman, Wallace - Thompson, Susanna Rebecca Wright - Bloch, Bernard - Hanley, Miles L. - Hill, Archibald A. - Lowman, Guy Sumner - Turner, Lorenzo Dow - Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material