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  • Edward Tracy Clark correspondence and reports, 1923-1935

    Edward Tracy Clark correspondence and reports, 1923-1935

    Presidential secretary, lawyer, and businessman of Washington, D.C. Correspondence relating primarily to Clark's work as a consultant on legislative, customs, and tariff matters for various business concerns, and letters from his service as secretary to President Calvin Coolidge.

    • Contributor: Clark, Edward Tracy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1923
  • Mabel Thorp Boardman papers, 1853-1945

    Mabel Thorp Boardman papers, 1853-1945

    American Red Cross official. Correspondence, diaries, genealogical material, letterbooks, newspaper clippings, printed items, and other material relating to Boardman's career in the American Red Cross and as a commissioner of the District of Columbia.

    • Contributor: Boardman, Mabel Thorp
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1853
  • Peter W. Rodman papers, Catalog Record

    Peter W. Rodman papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, articles, research files, congressional testimony, topical files, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting Rodman's service as a foreign policy advisor in Republican presidential administrations from Richard M. Nixon through George W. Bush and his association with academic and public interest research institutes. Documents his work at the National Security Council (U.S.), as director of the U.S. Department of State Policy ...

    • Contributor: Rodman, Peter W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Harry Frank Guggenheim papers, 1900-1972

    Harry Frank Guggenheim papers, 1900-1972

    Businessman, diplomat, newspaper publisher, philanthropist, and horseman. Correspondence and subject files documenting Guggenheim's career in business and publishing, philanthropic and civic activities, and special interests in horse racing and aviation.

    • Contributor: Guggenheim, Harry Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1900
  • Charles Evans Hughes papers, 1836-1950

    Charles Evans Hughes papers, 1836-1950

    Governor of New York, secretary of state, and chief justice of the United States. Family papers, correspondence, speeches and biographical writings, subject files, notes, scrapbooks, clippings, and other printed and miscellaneous matter relating principally to Hughes's political and judicial career and his service on various international bodies and commissions.

    • Contributor: Hughes, Charles Evans
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1836
  • Edward Bennett Williams papers, Catalog Record

    Edward Bennett Williams papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, book drafts, articles, speeches, interviews, and other papers relating to Williams's service on the President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board during the administrations of Gerald R. Ford and Ronald Reagan; his work with the Committee on the Present Danger; and his writings, especially his book, One Man's Freedom (1962). Includes scrapbooks of newspaper and magazine articles and other material tracing Williams's career ...

    • Contributor: Williams, Edward Bennett
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Thomas F. Bayard papers, 1780-1899

    Thomas F. Bayard papers, 1780-1899

    Senator, secretary of state, and ambassador. Correspondence, letterbooks, scrapbooks, and miscellany relating to Bayard's career after the Civil War as a politician and legislator and as a cabinet official and diplomat during the presidential administrations of Grover Cleveland.

    • Contributor: Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis) - Bayard, Thomas F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1780
  • Montgomery Meigs Taylor papers, Catalog Record

    Montgomery Meigs Taylor papers,

    Correspondence, journal, notebook, orders to duty, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating primaraily to Taylor's naval career. Documents Taylor's service as commander in chief of the U.S. Navy Asiatic Fleet, the Japanese expansion into China and the invasion of Shanghai in 1932, and life in East Asia. Correspondents include Charles Francis Adams, Ewing E. Booth, Joseph C. Grew, Herbert Hoover, Nelson T. Johnson, ...

    • Contributor: Taylor, Montgomery Meigs
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James Gillespie Blaine family papers, Catalog Record

    James Gillespie Blaine family papers,

    Family and general correspondence, speeches and writings, diaries, memoirs, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting Blaine's public career. Includes a draft of his book, "Twenty Years of Congress" (1884-1886). Documents national and Republican Party politics during Reconstruction and afterward, the presidential campaign of 1884, and foreign policy in regard to Europe and Latin America. Portions of the general correspondence and the financial papers relate ...

    • Contributor: Blaine, James Gillespie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James Gillespie Blaine family papers, 1777-1945

    James Gillespie Blaine family papers, 1777-1945

    United States secretary of state, United States representative and senator from Maine, and journalist. Family and general correspondence, speeches, writings, diaries, memoirs, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting Blaine's public career.

    • Contributor: Blaine, James Gillespie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1777
  • James L. Cathcart papers, 1785-1817

    James L. Cathcart papers, 1785-1817

    Diplomat. Journals and letterbooks relating chiefly to Cathcart's capture (1785) by Algerians off Cape St. Vincent while he served on the schooner Maria of Boston, his eleven-year captivity, and the successive offices he held while a prisoner, becoming chief Christian secretary to the Dey of Algiers (1792). The letterbooks relate to his later service as United States consul (1797-1817).

    • Contributor: Cathcart, James L. (James Leander) - Cathcart, James L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1785
  • Dudley Wright Knox papers, Catalog Record

    Dudley Wright Knox papers,

    Correspondence, subject files, speeches, articles, book file, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to Knox's activities as director of the U.S. Office of Naval Records and Library (1921-1946), as secretary of the Naval Historical Foundation (1926-1946), and as an author of books and articles on naval affairs. The papers document Knox's views on international naval limitation conferences, naval aviation, the revival of ...

    • Contributor: Knox, Dudley Wright
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • G. Bromley Oxnam papers, Catalog Record

    G. Bromley Oxnam papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, sermons, addresses, lectures, writings, articles, book reviews, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers concerning Oxnam's life and career in religious and public service. Documents his work with the Church of All Nations, the controversy over diplomatic relations between the U.S. and the Vatican, the issues of church and state and Protestantism as it related to Catholicism, charges made by the House Committee ...

    • Contributor: Oxnam, G. Bromley
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Richard Olney papers, Catalog Record

    Richard Olney papers,

    Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, drafts of speeches and articles, reports, subject files, legal records, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to Olney's activities as U.S. attorney general and secretary of state during Grover Cleveland's presidential administration. Also includes material pertaining to his Boston, Mass., law practice. Subjects include pre-World War I American foreign policy; canal through Nicaragua or Panama; Democratic Party politics; ...

    • Contributor: Olney, Richard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Zbigniew Brzezinski papers, 1798-2009

    Zbigniew Brzezinski papers, 1798-2009

    Foreign policy advisor, political scientist, educator, and author. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, notes, journal extracts, writings, speeches, lectures, testimony, travel files, interview transcripts, press clippings, photographs, family papers, printed matter, and other material relating primarily to Brzezinski's professional life including his tenure as Jimmy Carter's national security advisor.

    • Contributor: Brzezinski, Zbigniew
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1798
  • Sol M. Linowitz papers, 1778-1999

    Sol M. Linowitz papers, 1778-1999

    Lawyer, businessman, diplomat, and consultant to United States presidents. Diaries, correspondence, speeches and writings, interviews, an oral history, organizational records, reports, photographs, printed matter, clippings, and travel files documenting Linowitz's career as an attorney, executive for Xerox Corporation, ambassador to the Organization of American States, co-negotiator of the Panama Canal treaties, and presidential representative to Middle East peace negotiations.

    • Contributor: Linowitz, Sol M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1778
  • Bainbridge Colby papers, Catalog Record

    Bainbridge Colby papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, notebooks, press releases, clippings, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Colby's career as a politician and statesman after 1912, including his service as U.S. secretary of state in Woodrow Wilson's administration. Subjects include national politics, the Progressive Party, political campaigns including the presidential campaigns of Theodore Roosevelt in 1912 and of Alfred M. Landon in 1936, Franklin Delano ...

    • Contributor: Colby, Bainbridge
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Albert Jeremiah Beveridge collection of John Marshall papers, Catalog Record

    Albert Jeremiah Beveridge collection of John Marshall papers,

    Primarily material gathered by Beveridge during his research for his four-volume biography, Life of John Marshall (1916-1919). Chiefly copies of correspondence, a journal, account books, and other documents and papers relating to Marshall's mission to France in the XYZ affair, his five-volume biography of George Washington (1804-1807), the Hite vs. Fairfax case, the U.S. Supreme Court, national politics, and operation of Marshall's Virginia plantation. ...

    • Contributor: Beveridge, Albert J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William McKinley papers, Catalog Record

    William McKinley papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, will, messages, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers pertaining primarily to McKinley's presidential administration. Subjects include Ohio state politics, presidential elections of 1896 and 1900, gold standard, McKinley tariff, progressivism, Spanish-American War, territorial expansion, and McKinley's assassination. Includes copies of outgoing letters signed by John Addison Porter and George B. Cortelyou, presidential secretaries. Correspondents include Alvey A. Adee, R.A. Alger, John Rutter ...

    • Contributor: McKinley, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Elihu Root papers, Catalog Record

    Elihu Root papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, notes, reports, subject files, financial papers, calendar and appointment books, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Root's career as a lawyer and statesman. Chiefly correspondence and letterbooks relating to Root's service as U.S. secretary of war (1899-1904), member of the Alaskan Boundary Tribunal (1903), U.S. secretary of state (1905-1909), U.S. senator from New York (1909-1915), president of the Carnegie ...

    • Contributor: Root, Elihu
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John Hay papers, Catalog Record

    John Hay papers,

    Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diaries, speeches, notebooks, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Hay's service as U.S. ambassador to Great Britain and U.S. secretary of state under Presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt. Earlier papers deal with his years as U.S. assistant secretary in the Abraham Lincoln presidential administration; work as a lawyer in Springfield, Ill.; years with the New York Tribune; and ...

    • Contributor: Hay, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Moral Re-armament records, Catalog Record

    Moral Re-armament records,

    Correspondence, play and film scripts, radio and television broadcasting files, subject files, financial records, press releases, clippings, print and near-print material, scrapbooks, and other records documenting the policies, organization, programs, activities, and membership of the Moral Re-Armament organization (MRA). Papers of Moral Re-Armament founder Frank Buchman include material relating to his association with the YMCA and the Oxford Group (the forerunner of MRA); his ...

    • Contributor: Moral Re Armament (Organization)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Manton Marble papers, 1838-1916

    Manton Marble papers, 1838-1916

    Editor and publisher. Correspondence, drafts of articles and letters, financial papers, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other material relating to Marble's career as editor and owner of the New York World, and as a senior member of the national Democratic Party.

    • Contributor: Marble, Manton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1838
  • Duff Green papers, 1716-1883

    Duff Green papers, 1716-1883

    Journalist, politician, entrepreneur, and industrial promoter. Correspondence, writings, maps, and printed matter reflecting Green's political service and views on Southern culture.

    • Contributor: Green, Duff
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1716
  • Henry Shapiro papers, Catalog Record

    Henry Shapiro papers,

    Correspondence, draft and printed copies of articles and book, lectures, interviews, wire service reports, reference files, notes, memoir, biographical material, clippings, scrapbook, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Shapiro's career as United Press International's chief Moscow correspondent and bureau manager during the regimes of Joseph Stalin, Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev, and Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev. Documents Soviet life and society, economic and social conditions, politics ...

    • Contributor: Shapiro, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James L. Cathcart papers, Catalog Record

    James L. Cathcart papers,

    Journals, letterbooks, and letter relating to the capture of the schooner Maria of Boston off the coast of Cape Saint Vincent, Portugal, by Algerians in 1785; Cathcart's subsequent eleven-year imprisonment in Algiers during which he became chief Christian secretary to the Dey of Algiers (1792); and his service as U.S. consul in Tripoli, Libya, Tunis, Tunisia, and Cádiz, Spain. Cathcart describes slaves, ships, and ...

    • Contributor: Cathcart, James L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William Maxwell Evarts papers, 1667-1918

    William Maxwell Evarts papers, 1667-1918

    Lawyer, United States senator from New York, and United States secretary of state and attorney general. Correspondence, diary, journal, account books, minute book, printed material, drafts of memoranda, and a journal of college reading relating mainly to New York state, national, and international politics from the Civil War to the 1890s.

    • Contributor: Evarts, William Maxwell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1667
  • Agnes Elizabeth Ernst Meyer papers, Catalog Record

    Agnes Elizabeth Ernst Meyer papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, speeches, unpublished memoir and other writings, subject files, research material, family papers, and other papers relating to Meyer's career as an author; authority on Asian, especially Chinese art; literary critic; linguist; and social activist as well as to her personal and family life. Early papers trace Meyer's family history and background; studies at the Université de Paris (Sorbonne), Paris, France; and travels ...

    • Contributor: Meyer, Agnes Elizabeth Ernst
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Clark M. Clifford papers, 1883-1999

    Clark M. Clifford papers, 1883-1999

    Government official and lawyer. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches and writings, congressional testimony, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Clifford's personal and professional life, including his role as an adviser and counsel to four Democratic presidential administrations, his service as United States secretary of defense, 1968-1969, and his career as a lawyer in Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Clifford, Clark M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1883
  • Charles Habib Malik papers, 1888-1994

    Charles Habib Malik papers, 1888-1994

    Lebanese diplomat, statesman, philosopher, and educator. Correspondence, subject files, speeches, writings, and other papers documenting Malik's teaching career at the American University of Beirut and public service as Lebanese minister to the United States, as Lebanese delegate to the United Nations and president of its General Assembly, and as Lebanon's foreign minister during a period of civil and political strife.

    • Contributor: Malik, Charles Habib
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1888
  • William C. Rives papers, Catalog Record

    William C. Rives papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers of Rives pertaining to Jacksonianism, Whig political movement, Southern politics, slavery, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and diplomatic relations with France. Includes diaries, journals, and correspondence of members of the Rives family; a draft of Rives's History of the Life and Times of James Madison (1868-1873); and a draft of his unpublished ...

    • Contributor: Rives, William C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William O. Douglas papers, Catalog Record

    William O. Douglas papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, Supreme Court files, subject files, financial records, family papers and genealogy, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting Douglas's legal career, his concern for the environment, and other interests. Supreme Court files comprise the bulk of the collection and consist of correspondence, memoranda, drafts and final opinions, docket books, and printed matter relating to cases heard, as well as administrative files ...

    • Contributor: Douglas, William O. (William Orville)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • London newsletters collection, Catalog Record

    London newsletters collection,

    Volumes of letters from various persons at the offices of the English ministry at Whitehall Palace addressed chiefly to Sir William Scott relating to such matters as royal travel and itinerary, events in Parliament, military operations in Europe, diplomatic meetings, religious movements, shipping and commercial agreements, and London social life.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Robert Ellsworth Gross papers, Catalog Record

    Robert Ellsworth Gross papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, citations, obituary, memorial tributes, clippings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Gross's interest in aviation and aerospace, especially to his ownership and operation of Lockheed Aircraft Corporation. Also documents his association with Viking Flying Boat Company, Harvard Alumni Association, the Episcopal Church, and the Republican Party, especially in California. Subjects include the 1952 U.S. presidential campaign and Anglo-American cooperation during World ...

    • Contributor: Gross, Robert Ellsworth
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Roland Herbert Shackford papers, Catalog Record

    Roland Herbert Shackford papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, notes, notebooks, invitations, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting Shackford's career as a journalist with the Scripps-Howard news agency and other newspapers and his personal and family life. Topics include national politics, the presidency, diplomacy, Asian affairs, and Shackford's trips to Asia with Lyndon B. Johnson and to China with Richard M. Nixon. Also includes notes from off-the-record briefings by secretaries ...

    • Contributor: Shackford, Roland Herbert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John M. Clayton papers, Catalog Record

    John M. Clayton papers,

    Correspondence, legal records, memoir of Clayton written by Robert Montgomery Bird, and newspaper clippings pertaining chiefly to Clayton's service as U.S. secretary of state, 1849-1850. Subjects include negotiations for the Clayton-Bulwer treaty of 1850 between the U.S. and Great Britain, Whig Party politics, and the Pea Patch Island controversy, 1819-1847, between Delaware and New Jersey. Correspondents include James A. Bayard; Thomas Hart Benton; Robert ...

    • Contributor: Clayton, John M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Edmund Roberts papers, 1803-1905

    Edmund Roberts papers, 1803-1905

    Merchant and diplomat. Official and family correspondence, journals, manuscript drafts of Roberts' s book Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat . . . During the Years 1832-34, diplomatic documents, legal and financial papers, and miscellaneous material chiefly documenting his service as a special agent of the U.S. to negotiate treaties with Siam, Muscat, and Cochin China.

    • Contributor: Roberts, Edmund
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1803
  • Elihu Root papers, 1863-1937

    Elihu Root papers, 1863-1937

    United States secretary of state, secretary of war, United States senator from New York, and statesman. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, notes, reports, subject files, financial papers, calendar and appointment books, invitations, and printed materials relating to Root's career as a lawyer and statesman.

    • Contributor: Root, Elihu
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1863
  • Arthur Sweetser papers, Catalog Record

    Arthur Sweetser papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches, articles, press releases, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Sweetser's career in journalism and diplomacy, especially his role in promoting international cooperation and American participation in international organizations. Focuses on the Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920), the League of Nations, and peace plans following World War II, including the creation of the United Nations and other world organizations. Subjects ...

    • Contributor: Sweetser, Arthur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Stuart Eizenstat papers, 1929-2003

    Stuart Eizenstat papers, 1929-2003

    Lawyer, ambassador, adviser to the president of the United States, and public official. Correspondence, memoranda, transcripts of interviews, notebooks and notes, subject files, speeches, writings, reports, briefing books, press releases, clippings, calendars, photographs, printed matter, and other material relating chiefly to Eizenstat's writings.

    • Contributor: Eizenstat, Stuart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1929
  • Loy W. Henderson papers, Catalog Record

    Loy W. Henderson papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, writings including an unpublished memoir, academic and subject files, engagement books, scrapbook, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Henderson's diplomatic career, especially his post in the Soviet Union as well as posts in the Baltic States, India, Iran, and Iraq. Also documents his assignments with the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C.; service with the American Red Cross; and work ...

    • Contributor: Henderson, Loy W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Albert Jeremiah Beveridge papers, 1788-1943

    Albert Jeremiah Beveridge papers, 1788-1943

    United States senator from Indiana, lawyer, historian, and biographer. Correspondence, diary notes, addresses, drafts of writings, research material, records of interviews, printed matter, photographs, and miscellaneous material documenting Beveridge's career from his early law practice in Indiana to his career in the Senate, espousal of the Progressive Party, experience as a war correspondent in Europe, and his later work as historian and biographer. Includes ...

    • Contributor: Beveridge, Albert Jeremiah - Beveridge, Albert J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1788
  • Howard-von Recum family papers, 1869-1972

    Howard-von Recum family papers, 1869-1972

    British diplomat. Diaries and correspondence relating primarily to the diplomatic career of Sir Henry Howard and documenting his postings at Hague, Netherlands, the Vatican during World War I, and in China, Denmark, France, Greece, Guatemala, Russia, and the United States, also including the diaries and correspondence of his daughter, Baroness Marie Ernestine Howard von Recum, and the correspondence of his other family members and ...

    • Contributor: Howard, Henry, Sir - Howard, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1843
  • Daniel P. Moynihan papers, 1765-2003

    Daniel P. Moynihan papers, 1765-2003

    Public official, diplomat, educator, and senator. Correspondence, memoranda, journals, speeches, writings, legislative files, notes, research material, subject files, appointment books, press releases, printed material, clippings, and photographs documenting Moynihan's career in public service, in higher education, and in politics, particularly his years as United States senator from New York.

    • Contributor: Moynihan, Daniel P. (Daniel Patrick) - Moynihan, Daniel P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1765
  • Elbridge Gerry papers, 1772-1901

    Elbridge Gerry papers, 1772-1901

    United States vice president, delegate to the Continental Congress, and United States representative from and governor of Massachusetts. Chiefly correspondence relating to various aspects of Gerry's public career, including his memberships in the Massachusetts General Court and Provincial Congress (where he was active on committees of correspondence, safety, and supply during the Revolution), service in the Continental Congress and the U.S. House of Representatives, ...

    • Contributor: Gerry, Elbridge
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1772
  • Cass Gilbert papers, 1841-1961

    Cass Gilbert papers, 1841-1961

    Architect. Correspondence, diaries, biographical material, financial papers, speeches, articles, poems, and memorabilia relating to Gilbert's family and his work as an architect. Includes letters addressed to Thomas Jefferson by William Thornton and typescript of a letter to Jefferson from James R. Dermott.

    • Contributor: Gilbert, Cass
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1841
  • William H. Taft papers, 1784-1973

    William H. Taft papers, 1784-1973

    President of the United States and chief justice of the Supreme Court. Correspondence including letterpress books, speeches and addresses, presidental and judicial files, legal files and notebooks, family papers and letters, business and estate papers, engagement calendars, guest lists, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, memorabilia, and photographs documenting Taft's career.

    • Contributor: Taft, William H. (William Howard) - Taft, William H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1784
  • William J. Crowe papers, 1932-2003

    William J. Crowe papers, 1932-2003

    Naval officer and diplomat. Correspondence, memoranda, biographical material, clippings, memorabilia, naval records, orders for duty, political campaign files, press releases, photographs, printed matter, scheduling notebooks, reports, research material, speeches and writings, and subject files relating chiefly to Crowe's naval career, service as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and tenure as ambassador to the United Kingdom.

    • Contributor: Crowe, William J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1932
  • Gouverneur Morris papers, Catalog Record

    Gouverneur Morris papers,

    Letterbooks, diaries, legal and financial papers, and miscellany relating chiefly to Morris's mission to London (1790-1791) and his service as minister to France (1792-1794) and in the U.S. Senate (1800-1803). Also includes material pertaining to Morris's work as a business agent for Robert Morris, social life in Paris, the French Revolution and the Reign of Terror, Morris's New York estate Morrisania, the War of ...

    • Contributor: Morris, Gouverneur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William Edgar Borah papers, Catalog Record

    William Edgar Borah papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, articles, reports, notebooks, legislative files, subject files, patronage and constituent files, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating primarily to Borah's political interests and career in the U.S. Senate. Documents national politics and foreign and domestic policy during the period 1912-1940. Subjects include agriculture, antitrust legislation, constitutional interpretation, disarmament, foreign relations with the Soviet Union, isolationism, land utilization, the Lausanne treaty settlement, ...

    • Contributor: Borah, William Edgar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • J.M. Mason papers, Catalog Record

    J.M. Mason papers,

    Chiefly diplomatic communications sent while Mason was Confederate commissioner. Includes correspondence; dispatches; lists of supplies for the Confederate States from London; statements and depositions regarding piracy, claims, the blockade, and other naval and marine matters; cotton bonds and warrants; circulars; and printed matter. Includes instructions to Mason from Confederate officials J.P. Benjamin, William M. Browne, and R.M.T. Hunter as well as from the British ...

    • Contributor: Mason, J. M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Norman Hapgood and Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood papers, Catalog Record

    Norman Hapgood and Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, subject files, family papers, clippings, and other papers relating primarily to contemporary affairs, politics, and Hapgood and Reynolds family matters. Subjects include Norman Hapgood's service as U.S. minister to Denmark in 1919 and the Columbia Conserve Company, a cannery in Indianapolis, Ind. Includes correspondence with friends in the German army (Germany Heer) and Russia before and during the Bolshevik Revolution, 1917-1921. ...

    • Contributor: Hapgood, Norman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Daniel Webster papers, 1800-1900

    Daniel Webster papers, 1800-1900

    Lawyer, statesman, and diplomat; United States representative from New Hampshire and United States senator from Massachusetts. Correspondence, memoranda, notes and drafts for speeches, legal papers, invitations, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and other papers, chiefly dating from 1824 to 1852. Topics include Webster's law practices and cases heard before the United States Supreme Court, the Bank of the United States, diplomacy, national and state politics, ...

    • Contributor: Webster, Daniel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1800
  • Samuel Smith family papers, Catalog Record

    Samuel Smith family papers,

    Correspondence, letterbooks, military and political papers, notebooks, diaries, financial and legal papers, writings, printed matter, and other papers. Papers (1772-1850) of Samuel Smith relate to such topics as affairs of the U.S. Senate, public finance and the Bank of the United States, trade and tariffs, relations with Great Britain and France, Fort McHenry and the defense of Baltimore during the War of 1812, and ...

    • Contributor: Smith, Samuel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1894
  • Breckinridge Long papers, Catalog Record

    Breckinridge Long papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches, writings, reports, notes, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Long's career as third assistant secretary of state under Woodrow Wilson (1917-1920), ambassador to Italy (1933-1936), ambassador on special mission to Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay (1938), and assistant secretary of state under Franklin D. Roosevelt (1940-1944). Also documents Long's activities in the Democratic Party and his work ...

    • Contributor: Long, Breckinridge
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Samuel Hodges, Jr., journal and correspondence, Catalog Record

    Samuel Hodges, Jr., journal and correspondence,

    Journal (1825-1827) with typewritten transcription pertaining to Hodges's official and social interactions with the Portuguese governors of Cape Verde, João de Mata Chapuzet and Caetano Procopio Godinho de Vasconcellos, and his relations with Joseph P. Clarke, the British consul general. Other topics include the arrival and departure of ships, mercantile transactions, and slavery. Also includes a letter (18 November 1822) from Hodges to his ...

    • Contributor: Hodges, Samuel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • J.L.M. Curry papers, Catalog Record

    J.L.M. Curry papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches, lectures, sermons, autobiography, essays, articles, notes, documents and legal records, accounts, catalog of Curry's library, clippings, scrapbook, printed matter, and memorabilia. Diaries and much of the correspondence (1880-1903) relate to Curry's career as a Baptist minister and educator in the South and as ambassador to Spain. Also includes material pertaining to his studies on Civil War history and the civil ...

    • Contributor: Curry, J. L. M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Lester Hood Woolsey papers, 1831-1958

    Lester Hood Woolsey papers, 1831-1958

    Lawyer, diplomat, and geologist. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, treaty papers, minutes and resolutions of conferences, articles, and annotated printed material chiefly from Woolsey's service in the Department of State, including during World War I and while practicing international law with Robert Lansing.

    • Contributor: Woolsey, Lester Hood
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1831
  • William Edgar Borah papers, 1905-1940

    William Edgar Borah papers, 1905-1940

    Lawyer and United States senator from Idaho. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, subject and legislative files, speeches and articles, patronage and constituent files, notebooks, newspaper clippings, and other material relating primarily to Borah's political interests and career in the Senate.

    • Contributor: Borah, William Edgar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1905
  • James McHenry papers, 1775-1862

    James McHenry papers, 1775-1862

    United States secretary of war, member of the Continental Congress from Maryland, Continental Army officer, and physician. Correspondence, financial records, diary, and other papers relating to McHenry's service as United States secretary of war in the administrations of George Washington and John Adams; and as a Continental Army officer, particularly as secretary to George Washington and on the staff of the Marquis de Lafayette.

    • Contributor: McHenry, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1775
  • Hamilton Fish papers, 1732-1914

    Hamilton Fish papers, 1732-1914

    Congressman, senator, governor, and secretary of state. Correspondence, journals, diaries, subject files, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Fish's service as secretary of state under Ulysses S. Grant, as a member of Congress, and governor of New York.

    • Contributor: Fish, Hamilton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1732
  • Robert Lansing papers, 1831-1935

    Robert Lansing papers, 1831-1935

    Lawyer, diplomat, secretary of state during the Wilson administration, and member of the American mission to negotiate a peace treaty following World War I. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, resolutions, desk diaries, book manuscripts, speeches, scrapbooks, clippings, printed material, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Lansing's years (1914-1920) as counsel to the Department of State and as secretary of state and particularly to American ...

    • Contributor: Lansing, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1831
  • Edmund Roberts papers, Catalog Record

    Edmund Roberts papers,

    Official and family correspondence, journals, manuscript drafts of Roberts's book Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat; in the U.S. Sloop-of-war Peacock, David Geisinger, Commander, During the Years 1832-3-4 (1837), diplomatic documents (1832-1836), legal and financial records, and miscellaneous items consisting chiefly of maps, drawings, and printed matter. Documents Roberts's service as a special agent of the U.S. to negotiate treaties ...

    • Contributor: Roberts, Edmund
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Frederick Rodgers papers, 1852-1920

    Frederick Rodgers papers, 1852-1920

    Naval officer. Correspondence, reports, journals, notebooks and diaries, charts and maps, writings, legal papers, photographs, and printed matter relating to Rodgers's naval career and family.

    • Contributor: Rodgers, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1852
  • Confederate States of America records, Catalog Record

    Confederate States of America records,

    Correspondence, proclamations, messages of the president, court cases, minute books, docket books, customs records, financial papers, letterbooks, orders, reports, accounts, receipts, and other records relating to the formulation of the government of the Confederacy and the conduct of its internal, external, and military affairs. Includes records of the departments of state, justice, treasury, navy, war and post office along with material related to the ...

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Breckinridge Long papers, 1486-1948

    Breckinridge Long papers, 1486-1948

    Lawyer, diplomat, and author. Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, memoranda, notes, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and other material relating primarily to Long's diplomatic career.

    • Contributor: Long, Breckinridge
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1486
  • Howard-von Recum family papers, Catalog Record

    Howard-von Recum family papers,

    Diaries and correspondence relating primarily to the diplomatic career of Sir Henry Howard and documenting his postings in China; Denmark; France; Greece; Guatemala; Hague, Netherlands; Russia; the United States; and the Vatican during World War I. Includes correspondence and diaries, interleaved with photographs, clippings, and ephemera, of his daughter, Marie Ernestine Howard von Recum (also known as Da) pertaining to her years as a ...

    • Contributor: Howard, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Katie Louchheim papers, Catalog Record

    Katie Louchheim papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, journals (1942-1981), family papers, speeches, writings, interviews, subject files, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, photographs, memorabilia, and other papers relating primarily to Louchheim's role in Democratic party politics, particularly as vice-chair of the Democratic National Committee (1956-1960), and her duties as deputy assistant secretary of state, especially with the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Community Advisory Services, and Bureau of Public ...

    • Contributor: Louchheim, Katie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Oscar S. Straus papers, 1856-1955

    Oscar S. Straus papers, 1856-1955

    Attorney, businessman, public official, diplomat, United States secretary of commerce and labor, and author. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, legal records, pamphlets, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Straus's service as minister and later ambassador to the Ottoman Empire (Turkey), United States secretary of commerce and labor, and member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, Hague, Netherlands.

    • Contributor: Straus, Oscar S. (Oscar Solomon) - Straus, Oscar S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1856
  • Green Haywood Hackworth papers, 1912-1973

    Green Haywood Hackworth papers, 1912-1973

    Jurist and lawyer. Correspondence, printed and near-print publications, articles, addresses, and printed matter relating chiefly to Hackworth's career as a legal advisor with the State Department and as a judge with the International Court of Justice.

    • Contributor: Hackworth, Green Haywood
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1912
  • Edward Tracy Clark correspondence and reports, Catalog Record

    Edward Tracy Clark correspondence and reports,

    Chiefly correspondence relating primarily to Clark's work as a consultant on legislation and customs and tariff matters for various business concerns. Correspondence from his service as President Calvin Coolidge's secretary relate to topics including Massachusetts politics, the McNary-Haugen farm bill, Mexican confiscation, patronage, the Permanent Court of International Justice, and Amherst College reunions. Includes numerous letters from Calvin Coolidge after he left the White ...

    • Contributor: Clark, Edward Tracy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1897
  • Andrew Stevenson and J.W. Stevenson papers, Catalog Record

    Andrew Stevenson and J.W. Stevenson papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, legal records, account book, printed matter, and other papers of Andrew Stevenson and his son, J.W. Stevenson. Papers of Andrew Stevenson document his service as U.S. minister to Great Britain and relate primarily to U.S. foreign relations with Great Britain. Subjects include the Caroline affair (1837-1838), negotiations for the settlement of the northeastern boundary between the U.S. and Canada, and the ascendancy ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Charles Habib Malik papers, Catalog Record

    Charles Habib Malik papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, subject files, and other papers documenting Malik's teaching career at the American University of Beirut and public service as Lebanese minister to the United States, as Lebanese delegate to the United Nations and president of its General Assembly, and as Lebanon's foreign minister during a period of civil and political strife. United Nations files pertain to his tenure on the drafting ...

    • Contributor: Malik, Charles Habib
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Henry Prather Fletcher papers, Catalog Record

    Henry Prather Fletcher papers,

    Correspondence, letterbook, diary, speeches, articles, scrapbook, clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Fletcher's career from his enlistment in the Rough Riders (the 1st Volunteer Cavalry, U.S. Army) during the Spanish-American War through his service as a special adviser to the U.S. secretary of state following World War II. Documents his diplomatic service in Havana, Cuba; Peking, China; Lisbon, Portugal; Santiago, Chile; ...

    • Contributor: Fletcher, Henry Prather
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Andrew Stevenson and J.W. Stevenson papers, 1756-1882

    Andrew Stevenson and J.W. Stevenson papers, 1756-1882

    Andrew Stevenson (1785-1857), U.S. representative from Virginia, speaker of the House of Representatives, and minister to Great Britain; and his son, J. W. Stevenson, governor of and U.S. senator from Kentucky. Chiefly general and diplomatic correspondence, legal papers, account book, speeches, printed matter, and other papers of Andrew Stevenson documenting his diplomatic service.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1756
  • [Correspondence and Early Journal Entries of Gerald A. Drew]

    [Correspondence and Early Journal Entries of Gerald A. Drew]

    • Contributor: Drew, Gerald A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1919-00-00

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  • La Follette family papers, 1781-1988

    La Follette family papers, 1781-1988

    Family active in late nineteenth and early twentieth century national politics. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, legal files, office files, campaign files, legislative files, subject files, financial records, biographical research files, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and miscellany principally documenting the careers of Robert M. La Follette (1855-1925), governor of Wisconsin and United States representative and senator, and his son Robert M. La Follette (1895-1953), ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1781
  • Roland Herbert Shackford papers, 1925-1981

    Roland Herbert Shackford papers, 1925-1981

    Journalist and author. Correspondence, memoranda, notes, notebooks, invitations, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting primarily Shackford's career as a journalist with the Scripps-Howard news agency and other newspapers.

    • Contributor: Shackford, Roland Herbert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1925
  • Patricia Harris papers, 1950-1983

    Patricia Harris papers, 1950-1983

    Lawyer, educator, diplomat, and cabinet officer. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, statements, notes, printed material, and other papers pertaining primarily to Harris's cabinet positions as secretary, United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) (1977-1979) and secretary, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (later, Health and Human Services) (1979-1981).

    • Contributor: Harris, Patricia
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1924
  • William O. Douglas papers, 1801-1980

    William O. Douglas papers, 1801-1980

    Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court, chairman of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, and professor of law. Correspondence, speeches and writings, subject files, Supreme Court files, financial records, family papers and genealogy, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting Douglas's legal and judicial career, government service, concern for the environment, and other interests.

    • Contributor: Douglas, William O. (William Orville) - Douglas, William O.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1801
  • Mary Vance Trent papers, Catalog Record

    Mary Vance Trent papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, family papers, reports, speeches, writings, photographs, clippings, travel notes, and printed matter relating primarily to Trent's career as a foreign service officer for the U.S. State Department, in particular her assignments in Indonesia (1957-1958 and 1964-1967), Wellington, N.Z. (1969-1972), and Saipan, Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands (Micronesia) (1972-1974), and as a lecturer for the Smithsonian Institution's travel program. Of particular interest ...

    • Contributor: Trent, Mary Vance
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Mabel Thorp Boardman papers, Catalog Record

    Mabel Thorp Boardman papers,

    Correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, drafts, genealogical material, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers relating chiefly to Boardman's career in the American National Red Cross, known in its early years as the American Association of the Red Cross, and as a commissioner of the District of Columbia and to her personal life. Documents domestic and foreign policy issues of presidential administrations from William McKinley to ...

    • Contributor: Boardman, Mabel Thorp
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Caleb Cushing papers, circa 1785-1906

    Caleb Cushing papers, circa 1785-1906

    United States cabinet official and representative from Massachusetts, army officer, diplomat, and lawyer. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, writings, speeches, notes, notebooks, legal file, business papers, biographical material, newspaper clippings, printed material, maps, photographs, and other papers reflecting Cushing's role in national and international affairs of the mid-nineteenth century.

    • Contributor: Cushing, Caleb
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1785
  • Meg Greenfield papers, 1890-1999

    Meg Greenfield papers, 1890-1999

    Editor and journalist. Correspondence, speeches and writings, research files, interview transcripts, memoranda, minutes, reports, calendars and schedules, cartoons, financial and legal records, travel files, academic records, biographical material, honors and awards, childhood diaries and writings, family papers, photographs, scrapbooks, printed matter, and electronic files documenting Greenfield's career in journalism.

    • Contributor: Greenfield, Meg
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1890
  • William Maclay journals and note, 1789-1791

    William Maclay journals and note, 1789-1791

    United States senator from Pennsylvania, lawyer, and jurist. Three volumes (later published) of a journal kept by MacLay as a senator in the first United States Congress and one note to John Nicholson.

    • Contributor: Maclay, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1789
  • William Plumer papers, Catalog Record

    William Plumer papers,

    Correspondence; letterbooks; diaries; nine volumes of writings including his autobiography, notes on the proceedings of Congress, and transcriptions of essays, poetry, and extracts from various sources; and other papers relating to Plumer's political career, writings as an essayist, and personal affairs. Subjects include New Hampshire history, politics, courts, and state militia; New England politics; relations with the Barbary States, France, Great Britain, and Spain; ...

    • Contributor: Plumer, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William Harrison Standley papers, 1895-1963

    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 - Collection
    • Date: 1895
  • Dudley Wright Knox papers, circa 1864-1950

    Dudley Wright Knox papers, circa 1864-1950

    Naval officer and historian. Correspondence, subject files, speeches, articles, book file, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to Knox's activities as director of the United States Office of Naval Records and Library, as secretary of the Naval Historical Foundation, and as an author of books and articles on naval affairs.

    • Contributor: Knox, Dudley Wright
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1864
  • Felix Frankfurter papers, 1846-1966

    Felix Frankfurter papers, 1846-1966

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, oral history interviews, writings, speeches, notes, legal file, newspaper clippings, printed material, photographs, and other papers reflecting Felix Frankfurter's involvement with significant political and social movements and events and his acquaintance with leaders in many segments of society.

    • Contributor: Frankfurter, Felix
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1846
  • Benjamin Franklin papers, Catalog Record

    Benjamin Franklin papers,

    Correspondence, journals, records, articles, and other material relating to Franklin's life and career. Includes manuscript (1728) of his Articles of Belief and Acts of Religion; negotations in London (1775); letterbooks (1779-1782) of the U.S. legation in Paris, France; records (1780-1783) of the U.S. peace commissioners, including journals kept by Franklin and Richard Oswald; facsimile copy of his ledger as U.S. postmaster general (1775-1778); and ...

    • Contributor: Franklin, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Albert Jeremiah Beveridge collection of John Marshall papers, 1776-1844

    Albert Jeremiah Beveridge collection of John Marshall papers,...

    Lawyer and chief justice of the Supreme Court. Correspondence, a journal, account books, and other papers primarily gathered by Albert Jeremiah Beveridge for his research on John Marshall.

    • Contributor: Beveridge, Albert Jeremiah - Beveridge, Albert J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1776
  • Vannevar Bush papers, 1901-1974

    Vannevar Bush papers, 1901-1974

    Physicist, engineer, government official, and science administrator. The collection relates primarily to Vannevar Bush's role as coordinator of the scientific community for defense efforts during and after World War II when he served as chairman of the National Defense Research Committee and director of its successor, the Office of Scientific Research and Development, where he supervised the Manhattan Project and other programs.

    • Contributor: Bush, Vannevar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1901
  • Katie Louchheim papers, 1906-1991

    Katie Louchheim papers, 1906-1991

    United States deputy assistant secretary of state, Democratic Party official, author, and public speaker. Journals, family papers, correspondence, memoranda, reports, lists, speeches, interviews, drafts of writings, scrapbooks, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other printed matter documenting Louchheim's public service and leadership in the Democratic Party.

    • Contributor: Louchheim, Katie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1906
  • James McHenry papers, Catalog Record

    James McHenry papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, financial papers, and other papers relating to McHenry's service as U.S. secretary of war in the administrations of George Washington and John Adams; and as a Continental Army officer, particularly as secretary to George Washington and on the staff of the Marquis de Lafayette. Subjects include Indian affairs, frigate construction, fortification of ports and harbors, defense of the frontier, army regulations, and ...

    • Contributor: McHenry, James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Stuart Eizenstat papers, Catalog Record

    Stuart Eizenstat papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, briefing books, transcripts of interviews, notebooks and notes, subject files, calendars, press releases, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other material relating chiefly to Eizenstat's writings, Imperfect Justice: Looted Assets, Slave Labor, and the Unfinished Business of World War II, a book describing his role in the Holocaust restitution negotiations from 1995-2001 (published in 2003), and an unpublished book about ...

    • Contributor: Eizenstat, Stuart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston papers, Catalog Record

    James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston papers,

    Correspondence, notes, drafts of remarks, commissions, land patents, and other papers relating chiefly to Buchanan's career in the Senate, as U.S. secretary of state, and as minister to Great Britain prior to his presidency in 1857. Subjects include Democratic politics in Pennsylvania and the U.S.; presidential politics including the elections of 1852 and 1856; the Democratic convention of 1852 held in Baltimore, Md.; the ...

    • Contributor: Buchanan, James - Johnston, Harriet Lane
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Jan Papánek papers, 1917-1967

    Jan Papánek papers, 1917-1967

    Czechoslovak diplomat and United Nations delegate. Correspondence, reports, speeches, photographs, and other material pertaining primarily to the democratic Czechoslovak government-in-exile during World War II and the immediate postwar years, including Papánek's service in the United Nations and the communist takeover of Czechoslovakia in 1948. Includes papers of Edvard Beneš, Jan Masaryk, and T. G. Masaryk.

    • Contributor: Papánek, Jan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1917
  • Robert Worth Bingham papers, 1856-1939

    Robert Worth Bingham papers, 1856-1939

    Diplomat, lawyer, and newspaper publisher. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, financial records, scrapbooks, appointment books, clippings, and other papers relating primarily to Bingham's service as ambassador to Great Britain.

    • Contributor: Bingham, Robert Worth
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1856