• Philip C. Jessup papers, 1574-1983

    Jurist, diplomat, and educator. Family and general correspondence, reports and memoranda, speeches and writings, subject files, legal papers, newspaper clippings and other papers pertaining chiefly to Jessup's work with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Institute of Pacific Relations, United States Department of State, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, and International Court of Justice. Includes material relating to his World War I service ...

    • Contributor: Jessup, Philip C. (Philip Caryl) - Jessup, Philip C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • P. Phillips family papers, 1832-1914

    Lawyer, state legislator, and United States representative from South Carolina. Correspondence, letter books, legal record books, journals, dockets, notebooks, and an unpublished autobiography of P. Phillips, relating chiefly to the law practice of P. Phillips and his son, W. Hallet Phillips, both of whom practiced before the Supreme Court. Contains the writings of P. Phillips's wife, Eugenia, including her journal written while interned during ...

    • Contributor: Phillips, P. (Philip) - Phillips, P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Front Door Lobby /

    Typescript. Bookplate of Carrie Chapman Catt. Source: Gift of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, Nov. 1, 1938. This is an original manuscript of Park's account of her work on the NAWSA Congressional committee. It is an excellent source--beautifully written and well detailed. x, 308 leaves ; 29 cm.

    • Contributor: Park, Maud Wood
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1920
  • Alexander Hamilton papers, 1708-1903

    Delegate from New York to the United States Continental Congress, United States secretary of the treasury, United States army officer, statesman, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, legal and financial papers, printed matter, and other papers relating to Hamilton's personal life and public career, especially his service as an aide to George Washington during the Revolutionary War, his participation in the United States Continental ...

    • Contributor: Hamilton, Alexander
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    National Woman's Party records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, minutes of meetings, reports, administrative files, financial and legal records, printed material, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other records documenting the organization's efforts to promote congressional passage of both the nineteenth amendment to the Constitution guaranteeing women the right to vote and the Equal Rights Amendment. Subjects include legal, social, and economic status of women in the U.S. and around the ...

    • Contributor: National Woman's Party
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ernest Bloch collection, 1888-1981

    Ernest Bloch was a Swiss-born composer, violinist, conductor and photographer. The collection, which documents his life and work, includes manuscripts (music and lecture material), correspondence, business and financial papers, photographs, programs, promotional material, clippings, writings about Ernest Bloch, personal papers, and printed matter.

    • Contributor: Bloch, Ernest
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Notated Music
  • Michael Pertschuk papers, 1949-2002

    Lawyer, federal trade commissioner, and lobbyist. Correspondence, memoranda, email, speeches, statements, book files, subject files, and other papers primarily concerning Pertschuk's career as chairman and commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission and consumer and tobacco control issues.

    • Contributor: Pertschuk, Michael
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    American Council of Learned Societies records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Correspondence, reports, general office files, files from the offices of the president, the vice president, and the executive associate, financial papers, records of the Dictionary of American Biography, unpublished and published manuscripts of writings (many from the council's translation programs), and other records containing extensive material on programs of international intellectual cooperation, especially with Latin ...

    • Contributor: American Council of Learned Societies
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Adolph Caspar Miller papers, 1913-1947

    Economist, educator, author, and member of the first Federal Reserve Board of Governors. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, proceedings, writings, reports, speeches, notes, press releases, printed material, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Miller's service as a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 1914-1936.

    • Contributor: Miller, Adolph Caspar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ruby A. Black papers, 1916-1976

    Journalist. Correspondence, writings, subject files, clippings, photographs, and other papers chiefly relating to Black's coverage of Eleanor Roosevelt's White House years and her publication in 1940 of Eleanor Roosevelt.

    • Contributor: Black, Ruby A. (Ruby Aurora) - Black, Ruby A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Eric Frederick Goldman papers, 1886-1988

    Author, educator, and historian. Correspondence, diaries, newspaper clippings, research materials, scrapbooks, speeches, and writings pertaining to Goldman's career as a historian and consultant to President Lyndon B. Johnson on intellectual matters.

    • Contributor: Goldman, Eric Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Associated Press news dispatches, 1915-1930

    Collection of news dispatches from the Washington, D.C., Bureau of the Associated Press containing an unbroken chronology of world and national events as reported by the news agency.

    • Contributor: Associated Press. Washington Bureau
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 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
  • Edmund Cody Burnett papers, 1765-1967

    Historian, editor, and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, drafts of writings, speeches, notes, research material, financial records, legal papers, and a project file from Burnett's work as editor of Letters of Members of the Continental Congress, published from 1921 to 1936; including also material on the Burnett family and farm in Tennessee, original and edited Civil War correspondence of the Burnett, Cody, Lightfoot, and McGarity families; ...

    • Contributor: Burnett, Edmund Cody
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Herndon-Weik collection of Lincolniana, circa 1824-1933

    Collection composed of the papers of Abraham Lincoln, United States president, United States representative from Illinois, and lawyer; William Henry Herndon, Lincoln's law partner, collector, and biographer from Springfield, Illinois; and Jesse William Weik, lawyer of Greencastle, Indiana, and coauthor of Herndon Lincoln. Includes records (1933) of the Weik Manuscript Corporation and miscellaneous material collected chiefly by Herndon and Weik for use in writing ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Piccard family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Restrictions apply. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, logbooks, drafts of writings and speeches, reports, notes, financial papers, biographical and genealogical material, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, printed material, blueprints, patent specifications and descriptions, drawings, photographs, and other papers documenting the careers of Piccard family members in the fields of aeronautics, ballooning, bathyscaphe exploration, chemistry, education, religion, and stratospheric exploration. Includes Ridlon (Ridlen) family papers and Swiss legal ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Shapiro papers, 1920-1992

    Journalist. Correspondence, wire service reports, reference files, speeches and writings, and personal files pertaining to Henry Shapiro's career and writings as chief correspondent in the Moscow bureau of United Press International from the 1930s to the 1970s.

    • Contributor: Shapiro, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Leonard Garment papers, 1949-1997

    Lawyer and government official. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, appointment books, press releases, and other papers relating to Garment's work at the White House during the administrations of Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford as well as his subsequent work as a private practice attorney in Washington D.C. Also includes drafts and working papers for his book Crazy Rhythm (1997) and other writings.

    • Contributor: Garment, Leonard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frances Benjamin Johnston papers, 1855-1956

    Photographer and illustrator. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, financial papers, family papers, clippings, scrapbooks, and printed matter documenting Johnston's career as a photographer of national figures and events, her photography of gardens and estates, compilation of a photographic record of Southern colonial architecture, participation in international exhibitions, travels and personal life, and the emerging role of women in the profession of photography

    • Contributor: Johnston, Frances Benjamin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    United States Constitution collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Reports, notes, journals, letters, memoranda, and printed items documenting the drafting of the U.S. Constitution, the Constitutional Convention (1787), and proposals relating to the Bill of Rights and subsequent amendments to the Constitution. Includes manuscript of the Bill of Rights (1789) signed by Frederick Augustus Conrad Muhlenberg and John Adams. Includes material by Abraham Baldwin, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James A. Emanuel papers, 1922-1995

    Poet and educator. Appointment calendars, biographical material, correspondence, poems, interviews, material relating to poetry festivals and readings, anthologies and collections, subject files, teaching material, textbooks, and writings by others relating primarily to Emanuel's career.

    • Contributor: Emanuel, James A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alex. Brown & Sons records, 1796-1908

    Lettercopy and letterpress books (1802-1880), daybooks (1800-1867), cashbooks (1829-1876), ledgers (1796-1878), and other business records of the firm founded by Alexander Brown in Baltimore, Md., circa 1800 which grew from a mercantile business into an international banking house.

    • Contributor: Alex. Brown & Sons
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harold Gardiner Bowen papers, 1907-1977

    Naval officer and engineer. Correspondence, military orders, news clippings, writings, and other papers relating to Bowen's activities with the Newcomen Society and the Thomas Alva Edison Foundation and his various business interests. Some material pertains to his duties as chief of the United States Navy Bureau of Engineering and as director of the Naval Research Laboratory during World War II.

    • Contributor: Bowen, Harold Gardiner
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harriet Hoctor collection, 1917-1972

    Harriet Hoctor (1905-1977) was a dancer in vaudeville, on Broadway, and in films during the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. The collection contains materials that document her professional life in all of these venues. It also contains items related to her early dance training at the Louis H. Chalif Normal School of Dancing in New York and the founding of the Harriet Hoctor Ballet School ...

    • Contributor: Hoctor, Harriet
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • David Warren Steel: Makers of the Sacred Harp

    David Warren Steel discusses his new book, "The Makers of the Sacred Harp," newly published by the University of Illinois Press.

    • Contributor: Steel, David Warren
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-10-21