• Von Tilzer / Gumm collection, 1878-1959

    Von Tilzer / Gumm collection, 1878-1959

    The Von Tilzer / Gumm Collection consists of both personal and professional papers of composer and music publisher Harry Von Tilzer (1872-1946) and his brother, H. Harold Gumm (1881 or 82-1973), who was a lawyer, agent, and producer in the entertainment business. After having served as attorney for the Harry Von Tilzer Music Publishing Co. (HVTMPC) for several decades, Harold Gumm served as executor ...

    • Contributor: Von Tilzer, Harry - Gumm, H. Harold - Singer, Dolph - Nordstrom, Frances - McCree, Junie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Raymond Rubicam papers, 1921-1988

    Raymond Rubicam papers, 1921-1988

    Advertising executive. Correspondence, articles, speeches, biographical material, and printed matter documenting Rubicam's career as cofounder and later as chairman of the board of the Young & Rubicam advertising firm. Some material reflects his earlier work as writer for the advertising agency N. W. Ayer & Son.

    • Contributor: Rubicam, Raymond
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William D. Leahy papers, 1897-1959

    William D. Leahy papers, 1897-1959

    Naval officer, diplomat, and governor of Puerto Rico. Diaries, correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating to Leahy's naval and diplomatic career.

    • Contributor: Leahy, William D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Louise Talma papers, 1861-1998

    Louise Talma papers, 1861-1998

    Louise Talma was an American composer, pianist, and teacher. She was a student of Nadia Boulanger and a long-time resident of Fontainebleau and the MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, New Hampshire. The collection consists of music manuscripts, harmony and teaching materials, correspondence, photographs, business papers, clippings, programs, publicity materials, writings, awards and other materials related to her career and her family's history.

    • Contributor: Talma, Louise
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charlotte Cushman papers, 1823-1941

    Charlotte Cushman papers, 1823-1941

    Actress. Correspondence; biographical and genealogical material; annotated scripts and texts of plays, poetry, and readings; newspaper clippings; reviews; and souvenir programs relating chiefly to Cushman's career in the theater.

    • Contributor: Cushman, Charlotte
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Hoyt Sanford Vandenberg papers, 1942-1954

    Hoyt Sanford Vandenberg papers, 1942-1954

    Air Force officer. Correspondence, diaries, reports, memoranda, drafts and galley proofs of speeches and articles, appointment books, mail logs, personal files, accounts, and printed matter chiefly documenting Vandenberg's service as chief of staff of the air force.

    • Contributor: Vandenberg, Hoyt Sanford
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Brannan David Woodham VHP Collection

    Brannan David Woodham VHP Collection

    Brannan David Woodham Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Woodham, Brannan David
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • John Richardson Latimer papers, 1679-1906

    John Richardson Latimer papers, 1679-1906

    Merchant and business agent, trading in opium and other commodities while residing in Canton, China; native of Wilmington, Del. Correspondence, account books, orders, bills of lading, ledgers, daybooks, cashbooks, invoices, bills, receipts, and similar business papers on the China trade and related dealings in India, England, Turkey, and elsewhere, chiefly 1824-1833, when Latimer resided in Canton and traded in opium and other products.

    • Contributor: Latimer, John Richardson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles C. Marshall papers, 1886-1968

    Charles C. Marshall papers, 1886-1968

    Lawyer. Correspondence, notes, scrapbooks, book manuscripts, reprints, and newspaper clippings relating primarily to Marshall's controversy in 1927 with Alfred Emanuel Smith over the qualifications of a Roman Catholic for the presidency of the United States. Other topics include church-state questions and the Calvert controversy in seventeenth-century Maryland.

    • Contributor: Marshall, Charles C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Clark Corbin papers, 1864-1980

    Henry Clark Corbin papers, 1864-1980

    Army officer. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, typescripts of speeches, autograph albums, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers concerning Corbin's military career and his life in Washington, D.C., as an officer and prominent resident. Includes personal matter such as photograph albums, scrapbooks, and memorabilia relating to his wife, Edythe Agnes Patten Corbin, and the Patten family.

    • Contributor: Corbin, Henry Clark
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ellery C. Stowell papers, 1805-1952

    Ellery C. Stowell papers, 1805-1952

    Author, jurist, and professor of international law. Family correspondence, general correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, sermons, notebooks, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Stowell's career in law, activities as a student, and travels. Includes papers of the Stowell, Fuller, and Tapley families.

    • Contributor: Stowell, Ellery C. (Ellery Cory) - Stowell, Ellery C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George E. Agree papers, 1961-2001

    George E. Agree papers, 1961-2001

    Author and political scientist. Correspondence, minutes, press material, reports, and writings relating to Agree's work as president of the American Political Foundation, executive director of the National Committee for an Effective Congress, and involvement in other political groups.

    • Contributor: Agree, George E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Garfinckel's Department Store records, 1919-1981

    Garfinckel's Department Store records, 1919-1981

    Washington, D.C., department store. Correspondence, press releases, newspaper clippings, and photographs documenting the store's officers, personnel, organization, expansion, and advertising.

    • Contributor: Garfinckel's (Department Store)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles O'Neil papers, 1833-1927

    Charles O'Neil papers, 1833-1927

    Naval officer. Correspondence, diaries, subject files, scrapbooks, financial records, genealogical data, and photographs relating primarily to O'Neil's service as chief of the Bureau of Ordnance in the navy.

    • Contributor: O'Neil, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jonathan Larson papers, 1978-1996

    Jonathan Larson papers, 1978-1996

    Jonathan Larson (1960-1996) was an American composer, lyricist, playwright, and performer who wrote primarily for the musical theater. The collection contains materials relating to his musicals, musical revues, club acts, films, and dance works, in particular Superbia, tick, tick...BOOM!, and RENT, his successful rock musical adaptation of La Bohème. These materials include manuscript and computer-generated music scores and sketches, lyric sheets and sketches, scripts, ...

    • Contributor: Larson, Jonathan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Percival Flack Brundage papers, 1918-1979

    Percival Flack Brundage papers, 1918-1979

    Accountant, consultant, and director of the Bureau of the Budget. Family and general correspondence, financial and legal records, speeches and writings, subject files, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating to Brundage's public and professional activities.

    • Contributor: Brundage, Percival Flack
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Albert James Myer papers, 1816-1880

    Albert James Myer papers, 1816-1880

    Army officer and surgeon. Microfilm focusing on Myer's service in the Signal Corps and documentation of his work in meteorology, including correspondence, biographical material, letterbooks, diaries, reports, memoranda, legal and business papers, and printed matter. Also contains papers of his father-in-law, Ebenezer Walden, and material relating to a patent by his father, Henry Beekman Myer, for the railway sleeping car.

    • Contributor: Myer, Albert James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Carl Koller papers, 1866-1988

    Carl Koller papers, 1866-1988

    Ophthalmologist and surgeon. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, reports, laboratory notes, subject files, biographical material, certificates, awards, newspaper clippings, and other papers documenting Koller's career.

    • Contributor: Koller, Carl
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Lewis B. Schwellenbach papers, 1916-1958

    Lewis B. Schwellenbach papers, 1916-1958

    United States secretary of labor, United States senator from Washington, jurist, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, clippings, and scrapbooks relating primarily to Schwellenbach's career in the Senate and with the Department of Labor.

    • Contributor: Schwellenbach, Lewis B. (Lewis Baxter) - Schwellenbach, Lewis B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Philipp Franz von Siebold papers, 1609-1927

    Philipp Franz von Siebold papers, 1609-1927

    German physician, explorer, and scientist. Microfilm of correspondence, notes, memoranda, writings, reports, printed matter, and other papers consisting primarily of Siebold's notes and writings on the flora, fauna, geology, and meteorology of Japan, including observations and comments on its history, culture, customs, and languages. Also includes material relating to Korea and Taiwan.

    • Contributor: Siebold, Philipp Franz Von
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Christian A. Fleetwood papers, 1797-1945

    Christian A. Fleetwood papers, 1797-1945

    Soldier and civic leader. Correspondence, diaries, legal documents, scrapbook, printed material, memorabilia, and photographs pertaining to Fleetwood's military and civilian career during and after the Civil War, education, nursing, and slavery, and other civic and social concerns of the African-American community. Material relates chiefly to the District of Columbia where Fleetwood held various government and business positions. Includes papers of his wife Sara Iredell ...

    • Contributor: Fleetwood, Christian A. (Christian Abraham) - Fleetwood, Christian A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John M. Heiam VHP Collection

    John M. Heiam VHP Collection

    John M. Heiam Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Heiam, John M.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Manuscripts: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress)

    Manuscripts: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights...

    Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Web Pages
    • Date: 1900
  • C.G. Jung papers, 1949-1994

    C.G. Jung papers, 1949-1994

    Swiss psychoanalyst. Correspondence, interview transcripts, and drafts of writings pertaining primarily to Jung's autobiography written by Aniela Jaffé including also R. F. C. Hull's English translation of portions of the autobiography.

    • Contributor: Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav) - Jung, C. G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • David Ogilvy papers, 1935-1966

    David Ogilvy papers, 1935-1966

    Advertising executive. Correspondence, advertising proposals, market research reports, speeches, writings, and printed matter relating primarily to Ogilvy's advertising career as an executive and businessman

    • Contributor: Ogilvy, David
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Grimes Walker papers, 1873-1903

    John Grimes Walker papers, 1873-1903

    Naval officer. Personal and official letterbooks relating to family matters and Walker's tours of naval duty.

    • Contributor: Walker, John Grimes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Herbert L. Kirk collection, circa 1870-1993

    Herbert L. Kirk collection, circa 1870-1993

    Herbert L. Kirk (1926-1994) was a writer, editor, and publishing consultant. The collection chiefly consists of material relating to his book, Pablo Casals, a Biography (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1974). It includes his extensive research material on Casals, his research notes and business papers, correspondence, photographs, programs, drafts and proofs of the book, clippings, articles, posters, and a scrapbook.

    • Contributor: Kirk, H. L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Carl W. Ackerman papers, 1833-1970

    Carl W. Ackerman papers, 1833-1970

    Journalist, educator, and public relations consultant. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Ackerman's career as a journalist and dean of Columbia University School of Journalism.

    • Contributor: Ackerman, Carl W. (Carl William) - Ackerman, Carl W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • American Rocket Company records, 1958-1991

    American Rocket Company records, 1958-1991

    Space rocket company. Business plans, correspondence, financial records, legal records, legislative material, meeting minutes and notes, printed matter, reports, and technical papers relating to the commercial use of space by a private company.

    • Contributor: American Rocket Company
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Burt Boyar collection of Sammy Davis, Jr. biographical materials, 1954-2000

    Burt Boyar collection of Sammy Davis, Jr. biographical materi...

    Author Burt Boyar is the biographer of American entertainer Sammy Davis Jr. The collection contains draft materials for his books Yes I Can: The Story of Sammy Davis, Jr. (1965) and Sammy: An Autobiography (2000), and taped interviews with Davis used in writing the book Why Me?: The Sammy Davis, Jr. Story (1989).

    • Contributor: Boyar, Burt - Davis, Sammy, Jr.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James R. Doolittle papers, 1859-1927

    James R. Doolittle papers, 1859-1927

    United States senator and jurist. Correspondence, speeches, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous material relating mostly to Doolittle's Senate career and touching on the issues of the Civil War and Reconstruction.

    • Contributor: Doolittle, James R. (James Rood) - Doolittle, James R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Winn Newman papers, 1876-1993

    Winn Newman papers, 1876-1993

    Lawyer and union organizer. Correspondence, legal briefs, depositions, orders, motions, exhibits, transcripts, speeches and writings, subject files, biographical material, school and family papers, printed material, and other papers documenting Newman's career as an attorney practicing chiefly in Washington, D.C., and specializing in employment discrimination cases and labor law.

    • Contributor: Newman, Winn
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Georg Martin Wunderlich papers, 1897-1951

    Georg Martin Wunderlich papers, 1897-1951

    International lawyer, professor of law, and consultant to the Department of State. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, academic records, legal writings, financial papers, photographs, memorabilia, printed matter, biographical data, military papers, and unpublished studies primarily reflecting Wunderlich's legal education and career in Germany, his forced emigration as a Jew, and subsequent legal work and teaching in the United States.

    • Contributor: Wunderlich, Georg Martin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • United States finance collection, 1761-1908

    United States finance collection, 1761-1908

    Correspondence, bond payments, claims against the federal government and the Bank of the United States, French and Spanish indemnity payments, indentures, miscellaneous state and federal legal items, statements of accounts, consulate reports, United States lottery drawings, and other state and federal financial documents.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • David Ames Wells papers, 1795-1898

    David Ames Wells papers, 1795-1898

    Economist, author, and public official. Correspondence, printed material, writings, and other papers concerning economics, with particular emphasis on taxation, the tariff, and free trade.

    • Contributor: Wells, David Ames
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • National Flute Association, Inc. archives, 1898-2002

    National Flute Association, Inc. archives, 1898-2002

    The National Flute Association, Inc. Archives primarily comprises the correspondence and working papers of elected officers and other volunteers serving the association, some business papers of the Executive Offices, manuscript and printed music, donations to the organization from individual members, and publications by the association.

    • Contributor: National Flute Association (U.S.) - Leeuwen, Arÿ Van
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1987 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1987

    1987 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1987

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and slides documenting performances of bluegrass music; music and dance from Cape Breton, Nova Scotia; Afghan and Iranian traditional music; steel band music; gospel music; and Pan-Andean music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through September 1987, sponsored by the American Folklife Center and the ...

    • Contributor: Chiasson Cormier, Hilda - Holland, Jerry - Johnson, Mattie - Macisaac, Dave - Shabtaie, Rahmatollah - Arif, Mohammed (Musician)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Richard T. Denyes VHP Collection

    Richard T. Denyes VHP Collection

    Richard T. Denyes Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Denyes, Richard T.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • Lucy Kroll papers, 1908-1998

    Lucy Kroll papers, 1908-1998

    Literary and talent agent. Contracts, correspondence, financial records, notes, photographs, printed matter, and scripts relating to the Lucy Kroll Agency which managed the careers of numerous clients in the literary and entertainment fields.

    • Contributor: Kroll, Lucy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John J. Pershing papers, 1882-1971

    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
  • Arne Oldberg collection, circa 1887-1962

    Arne Oldberg collection, circa 1887-1962

    American composer, musician, and music professor at Northwestern University. The collection contains music scores, parts, and sketches, including holograph and copyist manuscripts, published copies, and photocopies, of Oldberg's works; a considerable amount of correspondence; programs; biographical materials; awards; and a small amount of writings, clippings, financial documents, and photographs.

    • Contributor: Oldberg, Arne
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Samuel Finley Breese Morse papers, 1793-1944

    Samuel Finley Breese Morse papers, 1793-1944

    Artist and inventor. Family and general correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers. Includes letters from Samuel Finley Breese Morse to his family describing his studies in England during the War of 1812 and his subsequent struggle to support himself as a portrait painter in the United States; correspondence and other papers relating to Morse's invention of the telegraph, law suits over patents, ...

    • Contributor: Morse, Samuel Finley Breese
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Raymond G. Carroll papers, 1905-1944

    Raymond G. Carroll papers, 1905-1944

    Journalist. Scrapbooks of clippings, mostly of Carroll's articles, and correspondence, photographs, drawings, and other printed matter relating to Carroll's career as a journalist.

    • Contributor: Carroll, Raymond G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1985 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1985

    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
  • Harrell V. Noble papers, 1923-2003

    Harrell V. Noble papers, 1923-2003

    Engineer. Correspondence, biographical material, awards, speeches and writings, photographs, artifacts, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Noble's career in electronic engineering.

    • Contributor: Noble, Harrell V. (Harrell Vaun) - Noble, Harrell V.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • People's Legislative Service records, 1921-1931

    People's Legislative Service records, 1921-1931

    Poltical organization. Correspondence, writings, speeches, press releases, newspaper clippings, and printed material relating mainly to the 1924 presidential campagin of Robert M. La Follette and Burton K. Wheeler.

    • Contributor: People's Legislative Service
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Constance McLaughlin Green papers, 1920-1969

    Constance McLaughlin Green papers, 1920-1969

    Historian and author. Correspondence, drafts, galleys, and page proofs of writings, notes, printed and near-print material, clippings, speeches, and other papers relating primarily to Green's research on the history of Washington, D.C., and the publication of her two-volume Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Washington (1962-1963).

    • Contributor: Green, Constance Mclaughlin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Saul Pett papers, 1940-1993

    Saul Pett papers, 1940-1993

    Journalist. Correspondence, notebooks, articles, legal documents, photographs, and other related material documenting Pett's career with the Associated Press.

    • Contributor: Pett, Saul
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frontier Nursing Service, Inc., Washington Committee records, 1976-1994

    Frontier Nursing Service, Inc., Washington Committee records,...

    Nursing service. Correspondence, minutes, membership rosters, and printed matter documenting the fund-raising activities of the Washington Committee of the Frontier Nursing Service, an organization based in Wendover, Kentucky, providing rural health care.

    • Contributor: Frontier Nursing Service, Inc. Washington Committee
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Francis Baylies papers, 1814-1843

    Francis Baylies papers, 1814-1843

    Scholar, diplomat, politician, and historian. Primarily writings by Baylies relating to the American Revolution, the Confederation and the Constitution, Alexander Hamilton, and the administrations of George Washington, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson.

    • Contributor: Baylies, Francis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Asa Gray papers, 1840-1859

    Asa Gray papers, 1840-1859

    Botanist and professor of natural history at Harvard University. Invitation and correspondence of Asa Gray, his wife, Jane Loring Gray, and others to Elizabeth Carrington Morris and Margaretta Hare Morris and undated drafts of articles possibly by the entomologist Thomas Say intended for publication in the Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.

    • Contributor: Gray, Asa
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Huntington Cairns papers, 1780-1984

    Huntington Cairns papers, 1780-1984

    Author, government official, and lawyer. Correspondence, manuscripts and galley proofs of writings, speeches, subject and research files, family papers, printed material, scrapbooks, and other papers concerning Cairns's career with the U.S. Bureau of Customs as a federal censor of imported books and films, as a lawyer with the Maryland Tax Revision Commission (1938-1941), and as a writer on the arts, law, literature, and philosophy.

    • Contributor: Cairns, Huntington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Middleton papers, 1872-1970

    George Middleton papers, 1872-1970

    Playwright, author, and copyright specialist. Correspondence, literary manuscripts, subject files, and research material and documenting Middleton's career as a playwright, author, and copyright specialist at the Department of Justice. Also includes correspondence relating to the La Follette and Middleton families.

    • Contributor: Middleton, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George P. Merrill correspondence and autographs, 1803-1926

    George P. Merrill correspondence and autographs, 1803-1926

    Geologist. Autographs and letters from various scientists, especially geologists. Includes letters addressed to James Hall, F. V. Hayden, and others. Collected by Merrill while he was writing First One Hundred Years of American Geology (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1924).

    • Contributor: Merrill, George P. (George Perkins) - Merrill, George P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Clement F. Haynsworth papers, 1886-1989

    Clement F. Haynsworth papers, 1886-1989

    Lawyer and judge. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, opinions, orders, briefs, writs, petitions, notes, agenda and minutes of meetings, and genealogical and printed material chiefly from Haynsworth's career as a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

    • Contributor: Haynsworth, Clement F. (Clement Furman) - Haynsworth, Clement F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Rea Furlong papers, 1892-1985

    William Rea Furlong papers, 1892-1985

    Author and United States Navy rear admiral. Correspondence, memoranda, ship diaries, lecture and research notes, drafts of speeches and writings, reports, rosters, biographical materials, photographs, and other papers relating mainly to Furlong's service in the United States Navy.

    • Contributor: Furlong, William Rea
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Cyril Clemens collection, 1686-1982

    Cyril Clemens collection, 1686-1982

    Biographer and editor. Letters received from prominent people relating to the International Mark Twain Society or to some aspect of Samuel Langhorne Clemens's life or literary works written by him under the name Mark Twain. Also includes production materials for several works on him by Cyril Clemens, and copies of historical documents collected by Cyril Clemens.

    • Contributor: Clemens, Cyril
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • USIA Artistic Ambassador Program musical commissions, 1973-1988

    USIA Artistic Ambassador Program musical commissions, 1973-1988

    This collection consists of works commissioned by the United States Information Agency and other materials related to the organization's Artistic Ambassador Program. It includes holograph music manuscripts, sketches, performance reviews, biographical materials, and administrative documents.

    • Contributor: United States Information Agency. Artistic Ambassador Program - Bacon, Ernst - Dello Joio, Norman - Finney, Ross Lee - Foss, Lukas - Gould, Morton - Hoiby, Lee - Lees, Benjamin - Mayer, William - Muczynski, Robert - Perle, George - Rochberg, George - Siegmeister, Elie - Smit, Leo - Robilette, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Heinz Hartmann and Dora Hartmann papers, 1928-1974

    Heinz Hartmann and Dora Hartmann papers, 1928-1974

    Psychoanalysts. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, subject file, and other papers relating primarily to the Hartmanns' work with the New York Psychoanalytic Institute and to Heinz Hartmann's writing and editorial projects.

    • Contributor: Hartmann, Heinz
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Walker correspondence, 1861-1864

    Henry Walker correspondence, 1861-1864

    Union soldier. Chiefly correspondence between Henry Walker, a Union soldier who served in the 177th Regiment, New York State Volunteers, during the Civil War, and his family in Forest Port, Oneida County, New York.

    • Contributor: Walker, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Juan B. Rael collection, 1939-1999

    Juan B. Rael collection, 1939-1999

    Sound recordings and manuscripts that document the musical heritage and cultural traditions of the Hispano residents of the portion of the Northern Rio Grande region of northern New Mexico and southern Colorado, collected by Juan B. Rael in 1940.

    • Contributor: Anaya, Ernestina - Anaya, Nieves - Archuleta, Ricardo - Arellano, Esequiel - Arellano, Narciso - Cantú, José Ignacio - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo - Espinosa, Rosabel L. - García, Pedro (Guitarist) - Lobato, Julián - Lobato, Salom - Mares, Remigio - Martínez Y Lavadi, Samuel - Medina, Esteban (Singer) - Montoya, Luis - Romero, Alfredo - Trujillo, Amado - Rael, Juan Bautista - Lamadrid, Enrique R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Carroll family papers, 1684-1838

    Carroll family papers, 1684-1838

    Carroll family members including Charles Carroll (1702-1782), landowner, of Annapolis, Maryland, and his son, Charles Carroll, member of the Continental Congress, signer of the Declaration of Independence, and United States senator, of Carrollton, Maryland. Letters, deeds, bills, accounts, and account books of Charles Carroll of Annapolis, Maryland, and other family papers.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • W.W. Corcoran papers, 1791-1896

    W.W. Corcoran papers, 1791-1896

    Financier and philanthropist. Correspondence, letterpress books, financial papers, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Corcoran's business and banking interests and philanthropic efforts.

    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson) - Corcoran, W. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ethel Armes collection of Lee family papers, 1671-1936

    Ethel Armes collection of Lee family papers, 1671-1936

    Correspondence, architectural plans, genealogical papers, maps, legal papers, clippings, and other material assembled by Armes in preparing her book, Stratford Hall: The Great House of the Lees (1936).

    • Contributor: Armes, Ethel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Martha Dodd papers, 1898-1990

    Martha Dodd papers, 1898-1990

    Author and political exile. Correspondence, writings, research materials, memoirs, genealogical material, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating to Dodd's experiences (1933-1937) in Berlin with her father, William Edward Dodd, American ambassador to Germany; her exile (1957-1990) with her husband, Alfred Kaufman Stern, in Cuba and Czechoslovakia following indictment for participation in Soviet espionage; and her writings on topics including the civil rights movement in ...

    • Contributor: Dodd, Martha
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Vance Cheney papers, 1847-1927

    John Vance Cheney papers, 1847-1927

    Poet, essayist, and librarian. Family correspondence, general correspondence, a diary, manuscripts of poems, short stories, articles, and drafts of Cheney's unupublished autobiography, and other papers.

    • Contributor: Cheney, John Vance
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joint Army and Navy Committee on Welfare and Recreation, Sub-Committee on Music papers, 1941-1946

    Joint Army and Navy Committee on Welfare and Recreation, Sub-...

    The collection represents the working papers of the sub-committee: correspondence from members to, among others, Aaron Copland, Leonard Feist, Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern, Erich Leinsdorf, Alan Lomax, and Walter Toscanini; song book pamphlets ("Army Hit Kits"), sheet music; non-music publications; and administrative papers.

    • Contributor: United States. Joint Army and Navy Committee on Welfare and Recreation. Sub Committee on Music - Spivacke, Harold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Francis Lewis Cardozo family papers, 1864-1968

    Francis Lewis Cardozo family papers, 1864-1968

    Educator, clergyman, and public official. Correspondence, genealogical and biographical papers, miscellaneous documents, and a manuscript of a novel related to various members of the Cardozo family, a prominent African-American family of South Carolina and Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Cardozo, Francis Lewis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert Taft papers, 1897-1993

    Robert Taft papers, 1897-1993

    Lawyer, state legislator, and U.S. representative and senator from Ohio. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, press releases, agenda, schedules, bills, rosters, printed material, scrapbooks, and other papers comprising Taft's personal, professional, and legislative files and documenting his career as a lawyer in Cincinnati and state legislator, U.S. representative, and senator from Ohio, and as an advisor to President Richard M. Nixon.

    • Contributor: Taft, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edmund Bergler papers, 1943-1978

    Edmund Bergler papers, 1943-1978

    Psychiatrist. Correspondence consisting primarily of letters by Bergler to Mrs. Walter Charak in large part concerning his writings as well as hers. Also includes reprints of his articles on psychiatric and psychoanalytic subjects.

    • Contributor: Bergler, Edmund
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Waddy Thompson papers, 1826-1882

    Waddy Thompson papers, 1826-1882

    U.S. representative from South Carolina, lawyer, and diplomat. Chiefly correspondence relating to nullification, relations with Mexico, plantation life, slavery, and South Carolina and national politics. Includes family papers.

    • Contributor: Thompson, Waddy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Albert James Myer papers, 1851-1933

    Albert James Myer papers, 1851-1933

    Army officer and surgeon. Correspondence, biographical material, and printed matter relating in part to Myer's service as a surgeon in the army and his role in the founding and development of the Signal Corps, including during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Myer, Albert James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Brown papers, 1765-1867

    James Brown papers, 1765-1867

    United States senator, diplomat, and lawyer. Correspondence and legal and commercial records pertaining to Brown's Louisiana law practice and his service as a United States senator. Papers primarily concern legal practices and social conditions in Louisiana.

    • Contributor: Brown, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Marvin P. Heezen VHP Collection

    Marvin P. Heezen VHP Collection

    Marvin P. Heezen Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Heezen, Marvin P.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Hendrik Christian Andersen papers, 1844-1940

    Hendrik Christian Andersen papers, 1844-1940

    Author and sculptor. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, poetry, lectures, family papers, drawings, and photographs relating primarily to Andersen's interest in the arts and in the creation of a world capital. Also includes correspondence, diaries, notebooks, and writings of his sister-in-law, Olivia Cushing Andersen.

    • Contributor: Andersen, Hendrik Christian
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Amos Kendall papers, 1835-1909

    Amos Kendall papers, 1835-1909

    Journalist and United States postmaster general. Correspondence and other papers relating primarily to Kendall's work on behalf of Cherokee claims and treaties and to the Magnetic Telegraph Co., of which he was president.

    • Contributor: Kendall, Amos
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Warren papers, 1874-1954

    Charles Warren papers, 1874-1954

    Lawyer and historian. Correspondence, annotated clippings and memoranda from World War I when Warren was assistant attorney general, official minutes and correspondence of the President's War Relief Control Board, biographical material, and miscellaneous papers.

    • Contributor: Warren, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arnold Gesell papers, 1870-1971

    Arnold Gesell papers, 1870-1971

    Psychologist and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, published and unpublished writings, addresses, lectures, and film scripts, clinical and medical books, personnel records, contracts, biographical and genealogical material, abstracts, photographs, research data, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Gesell's work as director of the Yale Clinic of Child Development, his studies of the mental and physical development of infants and children, and his role in the ...

    • Contributor: Gesell, Arnold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Fund for the Reinhold Niebuhr Award, Inc., records, 1965-1975

    Fund for the Reinhold Niebuhr Award, Inc., records, 1965-1975

    Correspondence, administrative and financial records, printed matter, and miscellaneous material concerning a fund created in honor of the theologian and social philosopher Reinhold Niebuhr.

    • Contributor: Fund for the Reinhold Niebuhr Award, Inc
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ernst Bacon collection, 1907-1990

    Ernst Bacon collection, 1907-1990

    Ernst Bacon was an American composer, pianist, and conductor. The collection contains music, writings, correspondence, iconography, programs, clippings, publicity materials, and other miscellaneous items.

    • Contributor: Bacon, Ernst
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Wilson-McAdoo families papers, 1860-1966

    Wilson-McAdoo families papers, 1860-1966

    Correspondence, writings, speeches, statements, biographical material, financial papers, clippings, photographs, and other papers primarily of Eleanor Wilson McAdoo and Margaret Woodrow Wilson, documenting the activities of the McAdoo and Wilson families.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Humphrey Marshall papers, 1771-2002

    Humphrey Marshall papers, 1771-2002

    Lawyer, army officer, United States representative from Kentucky, and Confederate States of America representative from Virginia. Correspondence, diaries, financial and legal papers, notes, speeches, writings, printed matter and other material relating chiefly to Humphrey Marshall's activities as a lawyer, soldier, and politician.

    • Contributor: Marshall, Humphrey
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Wallace R. Brode papers, 1901-1974

    Wallace R. Brode papers, 1901-1974

    Educator, scientist, and government official. Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, speeches and writings, subject files, and other papers relating primarily to Brode's career in science and government.

    • Contributor: Brode, Wallace R. (Wallace Reed) - Brode, Wallace R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Forsyth Meigs papers, 1914-1940

    John Forsyth Meigs papers, 1914-1940

    Naval officer. Correspondence and research notes for Meigs's book The Story of the Seaman, together with research notes of Meigs's cousin, William Ledyard Rodgers, who wrote the preface to the book.

    • Contributor: Meigs, John Forsyth
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William T. Golden papers, 1950-1989

    William T. Golden papers, 1950-1989

    Scientist. Photocopies of reports, newspaper clippings, articles, and journal reprints relating primarily to the organization of the government's scientific efforts begun under President Harry S. Truman and to the creation of the President's Science Advisory Committee. Includes a photocopy of Golden's unpublished volume titled, "Government Military-Scientific Research: Review for the President of the United States."

    • Contributor: Golden, William T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frances Carpenter collection relating to Frank G. Carpenter, 1875-1960

    Frances Carpenter collection relating to Frank G. Carpenter, ...

    Author, geographer, and journalist. Primarily scrapbooks relating to Frank G. Carpenter's book, Carp's Washington, arranged and edited by his daughter, Frances Carpenter, including reviews of the book, proposed illustrations, newspaper articles and columns by Frank G. Carpenter, clippings, and correspondence.

    • Contributor: Carpenter, Frank G. (Frank George) - Carpenter, Frank G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harry Innes papers, 1754-1900

    Harry Innes papers, 1754-1900

    Lawyer and jurist. Correspondence, financial, business and legal papers, biographical and genealogical material, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Innes's work as a lawyer and judge handling land claims and surveys.

    • Contributor: Innes, Harry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Russell Wheeler Davenport papers, 1899-1980

    Russell Wheeler Davenport papers, 1899-1980

    Author, editor, and political activist. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, writings, speeches, research material, political files, biographical material, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Davenport's career as a writer and editor with Fortune and Life magazines, his involvement with the Republican Party, his work with the Institute for Creative Research, New York, N.Y., his writings including The Dignity of Man (1955), his service in World ...

    • Contributor: Davenport, Russell W. (Russell Wheeler) - Davenport, Russell W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • A.D. Bache papers, 1828-1863

    A.D. Bache papers, 1828-1863

    Scientist, educator, and superintendent of the United States Coast Survey. Correspondence, a journal, and miscellaneous material reflecting Bache's service with the United States Coast Survey, his work at the Dudley Observatory, and his European trip to study educational methods.

    • Contributor: Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Bache, A. D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Vans Murray papers, 1778-1805

    William Vans Murray papers, 1778-1805

    Diplomat and United States representative from Maryland. Correspondence, diaries, and official documents pertaining to Murray's diplomatic activities as minister to the Netherlands (1797-1801) and as minister plenipoteniary to France (1799-1800).

    • Contributor: Murray, William Vans
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ethnic Heritage and Language Schools in America Project Collection (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    Ethnic Heritage and Language Schools in America Project Colle...

    ETHNIC HERITAGE AND LANGUAGE SCHOOLS IN AMERICA PROJECT COLLECTION: American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress

  • Margaret Webster papers, 1837-1974

    Margaret Webster papers, 1837-1974

    Actress, theatrical producer, author, and lecturer. Correspondence, family papers, prompt copies of plays and operas, musical scores, set and staging diagrams, articles, lectures, research material, scrapbooks of clippings, printed material, photographs, and othner papers consisting primarily of material used by Webster in compiling two family biographies and reflecting her theatrical career.

    • Contributor: Webster, Margaret
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ainsworth Rand Spofford papers, 1819-1970

    Ainsworth Rand Spofford papers, 1819-1970

    Librarian of Congress. Chiefly correspondence during the years Spofford served as librarian of Congress and personal and family correspondence.

    • Contributor: Spofford, Ainsworth Rand
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Vernon Boyce Hampton papers, 1872-1971

    Vernon Boyce Hampton papers, 1872-1971

    Historian and biographer. Correspondence, photostatic copies of Chester Alan Arthur's correspondence, writings, bibliographical material, and clippings relating primarily to Hampton's writings.

    • Contributor: Hampton, Vernon Boyce
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Chandler P. Anderson papers, 1894-1953

    Chandler P. Anderson papers, 1894-1953

    Lawyer, advisor to the Department of State, and international arbitrator. Correspondence, diaries, informal records and notes of negotiations, typewritten and printed documents, and notes for articles and editorials relating mainly to Anderson's work as a specialist in international affairs and international negotiator.

    • Contributor: Anderson, Chandler P. (Chandler Parsons) - Anderson, Chandler P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Andrew Jackson Donelson papers, 1779-1943

    Andrew Jackson Donelson papers, 1779-1943

    Lawyer, editor, army officer, diplomat, and presidential secretary. Correspondence, journals, draft messages of Andrew Jackson, diplomatic papers, newsclippings, scrapbook, sketches, photos, and other papers covering Donelson's career as aide-de-camp and secretary to Andrew Jackson, charge d'affaires to Texas, minister to Prussia, editor of the Washington Union, and candidate for vice president. Includes papers of Donelson's wife, Emily Tennessee Donelson, daughter, Mary Emily Donelson, and ...

    • Contributor: Donelson, Andrew Jackson - Burke, Pauline Wilcox - Donelson, Emily Tennessee - Martin, James Glasgow - Randolph, Meriwether Lewis - Wilcox, Mary Emily Donelson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Pulitzer papers, 1897-1958

    Joseph Pulitzer papers, 1897-1958

    Newspaper editor and publisher. Family and general correspondence, subject material, business files, and personal financial papers relating primarily to Pulitzer's editorship of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

    • Contributor: Pulitzer, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Shippen family papers, 1671-1936

    Shippen family papers, 1671-1936

    Correspondence, diaries, account books, memorandum books, legal and business records, indentures, and miscellaneous papers of Thomas Lee Shippen, William Shippen, Anne Home Shippen Livingston, Edward Shippen, and other family members. Also included are some papers of the Nicholson family.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery papers, 1909-1975

    James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery papers, 1909-1975

    James P. McGranery, United States attorney general, district court judge, and member of Congress from Pennsylvania; and Regina Clark McGranery, lawyer. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, financial and legal papers, family papers, appointment books, press releases, and printed matter relating principally to James P. McGranery's duties while assistant to the United States attorney general, United States district judge, United States attorney general, member of ...

    • Contributor: McGranery, James P. (James Patrick) - McGranery, James P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Walt Whitman papers, 1837-1957

    Walt Whitman papers, 1837-1957

    Poet. Correspondence, family papers, holograph drafts of Whitman's poetry and prose, printed matter, and miscellany. Includes a printed copy of O Captain! My Captain! with Whitman's handwritten corrections and letters exchanged with Abraham Leech, Whitman's earliest known correspondence.

    • Contributor: Whitman, Walt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material