• John William Draper family papers, 1777-1951

    Scientist and historian. Correspondence, family papers, subject files, manuscript and printed copies of speeches, articles, and books, financial papers, and miscellany relating to Draper's scientific work and as a historian and including the papers of his son, Daniel Draper (1841-1931), and other family members.

    • Contributor: Draper, John William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Letter], 1870 Juli 14, Westerland-Sylt [to Brahms]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | Hermann Levi. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. Published in: Johannes Brahms in Briefwechsel mit Hermann Levi, Friedrich Gernsheim, sowie den Familien Hecht und Fellinger. Berlin : Deutsche Brahmsgesellschaft, 1910. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection in the Library of Congress. German conductor, Brahms's acquaintance in Hamburg in 1862; ...

    • Contributor: Levi, Hermann - Brahms, Johannes - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1870

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  • Letter from Ragheb Moftah to unknown person, February 2, 1976

    Correspondence. 10 3⁄4 x 8 in. ; 2 p. | Regarding Gillespie and possible publication of Coptic music by UNESCO. (Source Note).

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1976-02-02

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  • John Ciardi papers, 1910-1997

    Poet, editor, literary critic, lecturer, and journalist. Advertisements, biographical material, contracts, correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, press releases, research material, royalty statements with holograph and typescript drafts, galley proofs, page proofs, and printed versions of aphorisms, articles, book reviews, books, columns, essays, etymological dictionaries, limericks, plays, poems, poetry reviews, radio and television scripts, and speeches and lectures.

    • Contributor: Ciardi, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Garson Kanin papers, 1941-1965

    Actor, author, producer, and director. Correspondence and production material relating to Kanin's stage and film projects.

    • Contributor: Kanin, Garson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [ Letter from Donald Duncan to Harold Spivacke, April 21, 1947]

    Correspondence. 1p., 8 1/2 x 11 in. | Reproduced with permission of Martha Graham Resources, a division of The Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance, www.marthagraham.org. (Copyright Notice).

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Belle Brown collection, 1865-1912

    Belle Brown was an American soprano who had a brief operatic career abroad around the turn of the twentieth century. Although little biographical information exists about her, the contents of this collection document her relationships with prominent and respected European performers of the day. She studied with many celebrated performers and pedagogues, including Désirée Artôt, Pauline Lucca, and Jean and Edouard de Reszke. The ...

    • Contributor: Brown, Belle
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [ Letter from Sr. Gregory to Mary Martin and Richard Halliday, October 11, 1959]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 p., 8 1/2 in x 11 in. | Permission granted from Sinsinawa Dominican Archives, Sinsinawa, Wisconsin (Copyright Notice). Manuscript (Form).

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Cerise C. Jack papers relating to the Sacco and Vanzetti case, circa 1921-1999

    Friend and supporter of Bartolomeo Vanzetti and Nicola Sacco, immigrant Italian anarchists tried and executed for murder. Correspondence from Vanzetti, Sacco, and Sacco's wife, Rose Sacco, during the time of Sacco and Vanzetti's incarceration. Also includes related correspondence, newletters, pamphlets, and bulletins chiefly of the Sacco-Vanzetti Defense Committee and the Sacco-Vanzetti National League.

    • Contributor: Jack, Cerise C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [ Letter from Martha Graham to Aaron Copland, August 19, 1943]

    Correspondence. 1p., 8 1/2 in. x 11 in. | Reproduced with the permission of the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc. (Copyright Notice). Reproduced with permission of Martha Graham Resources, a division of The Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance, www.marthagraham.org. (Copyright Notice).

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, October 4, 1929

    Correspondence. 8 1⁄4 x 5 1⁄4 in; 2 p. |

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1929-10-04

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  • [Letter, 1874 Dec.] 24, Tegernsee [to Brahms]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | Hermann Levi. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. Published in: Johannes Brahms in Briefwechsel mit Hermann Levi, Friedrich Gernsheim, sowie den Familien Hecht und Fellinger. Berlin : Deutsche Brahmsgesellschaft, 1910. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection in the Library of Congress. German conductor, Brahms's acquaintance in Hamburg in 1862; ...

    • Contributor: Levi, Hermann - Brahms, Johannes - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1874

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  • Letter from James W. Pruett to Ragheb Moftah, December 28, 1994

    Correspondence. 11 x 8 1⁄2 in. ; 1 p. |

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1994-12-28
  • Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, December 27, 1927

    Correspondence. 8 1⁄2 x 5 1⁄2 in. ; 1 p. |

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1927-12-27
  • Victoria Henrietta Kugler Nesbitt papers, 1933-1949

    White House housekeeper during the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration. Correspondence, diaries, writings, an incomplete set of Franklin D. Roosevelt's daily appointment calendar, memoranda of White House entertainments and other household files kept while Nesbitt was housekeeper for Franklin D. Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt.

    • Contributor: Nesbitt, Victoria Henrietta Kugler
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James A. Michener papers, 1906-1992

    Author. Correspondence, writings, speeches, journal, interviews, scripts, notes, legal and financial records, biographical material, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers documenting Michener's literary career, his interest in politics, his art collection, and the adaptation of his works for stage and screen.

    • Contributor: Michener, James A. (James Albert) - Michener, James A.
    • 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
  • Oscar Terry Crosby papers, 1878-1947

    United States assistant secretary of the treasury, public utilities executive, explorer, and author. Correspondence, diaries, subject files, speeches and writings, clippings, and printed material relating primarily to Crosby's activities with the Commission for Relief in Belgium, his work at the Treasury Department, 1917-1918, interest in international finance, post-World War I German reparations and Allied debts, the establishment of an international peace tribunal, and travels ...

    • Contributor: Crosby, Oscar Terry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edgar Kobak papers, 1916-1966

    Publicist, broadcasting executive, and consultant. Correspondence, autobiographical memoir, speeches and writings, business papers, clippings, and scrapbooks relating primarily to Kobak's work with McGraw-Hill Publishing Company, the National Broadcasting Company, and the Mutual Broadcasting System and to the early years of radio and television broadcasting and to his expertise in the field of public relations and communications.

    • Contributor: Kobak, Edgar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Cuban Educational Association of the United States of America records, 1897-1954

    Educational association founded in 1898 to assist Cuban and Puerto Rican students securing an education in the United States. Correspondence, application forms, rosters, scrapbooks, financial records, photographs of students, and other records concerning the activities of the association and, after its dissolution in 1903, the Cuban and Puerto Rican students it had aided.

    • Contributor: Cuban Educational Association of the United States of America
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Truman K. Gibson papers, circa 1900-1994

    Lawyer, business executive, and boxing promoter. Correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers reflecting the social life of the Gibson family in Chicago, Illinois. Also included in the papers is Gibson's correspondence with his wife, Isabelle Carson Gibson, written while he served as an adviser on African-American affairs to the United States War Department in Washington, D.C., during World War II.

    • Contributor: Gibson, Truman K. (Truman Kella) - Gibson, Truman K.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Aaron Copland collection

    The Aaron Copland collection consists of published and unpublished music by Copland and other composers, correspondence, writings, biographical material, datebooks, journals, professional papers including legal and financial material, photographs, awards, art work, and books. Of particular interest is the correspondence with Nadia Boulanger, which extent over 50 years, and with his long-time friend, Harold Clurman. Other significant correspondents are Leonard Bernstein, Paul Bowles, Benjamin ...

    • Contributor: Music Division, Library of Congress - Copland, Aaron - Kraft, Victor
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005
  • William J. Baroody papers, 1943-1983

    Organization executive. Correspondence, writings, speeches, reports, minutes of meetings, financial papers, biographical material, and family papers relating chiefly to Baroody's work as an executive of the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.

    • Contributor: Baroody, William J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Archer Lejeune papers, 1815-1950

    Marine corps officer and educator. Family and general correspondence, memoranda, speeches and writings, notes, military papers, and printed materials relating to Lejeune's education and his military career.

    • Contributor: Lejeune, John Archer
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Maxwell Gitelson papers, 1918-1965

    Psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. Chiefly correspondence, minutes, bylaws, reports, financial records, printed matter, and other records of psychoanalytic organizations in which Gitelson was a leader or member.

    • Contributor: Gitelson, Maxwell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material