• 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
  • Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence: Correspondence and drafts of correspondence; 1915

    Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence: Corr...

    • Contributor: Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel) - Phillips, Carrie Fulton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1915

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  • Charles Samuel Joelson papers, Catalog Record

    Charles Samuel Joelson papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, speeches, legislative files, project files, press releases, photographs, and other papers relating to Joelson's service as U.S. representative from New Jersey. Deposit, Charles Samuel Joelson, 1969. Motion picture films and television and radio recordings transferred to Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division. Photographs, negatives, and slides transferred to Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. U.S. ...

    • Contributor: Joelson, Charles Samuel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Henry Dern papers, 1933-1936

    George Henry Dern papers, 1933-1936

    Cabinet officer and governor of Utah. Correspondence, speeches, radio addresses, statements, memoranda, photographs, and other material dealing chiefly with Dern's daily activities as secretary of war.

    • Contributor: Dern, George Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Richard Homan VHP Collection

    Richard Homan VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Homan, Richard
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas and Ella Oblinger, December 1, 1872

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas and Ella Ob...

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Roesch, Ella (Ella Ermina Oblinger) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1872-12-01
  • Harlan Fiske Stone papers, 1889-1953

    Harlan Fiske Stone papers, 1889-1953

    Attorney general, associate and chief justice of the Supreme Court, and educator. Professional and family correspondence, writings, reports, legal case files, biographical information, and other material relating primarily to Stone's service on the Supreme Court.

    • Contributor: Stone, Harlan Fiske
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George C. Dyer papers, 1898-1988

    George C. Dyer papers, 1898-1988

    United States Navy officer. Correspondence, memoranda, diary, speeches and lectures, research files, reports, biographical material, photographs, and printed matter relating to Dyer's naval career and to his publications, primarily his biographies of navy admirals during the World War II era.

    • Contributor: Dyer, George C. (George Carroll) - Dyer, George C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • J.M. Mason papers, Catalog Record

    J.M. Mason papers,

    Open to research. 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 ...

    • Contributor: Mason, J. M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 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
  • Stewart Hensley papers, 1936-1975

    Stewart Hensley papers, 1936-1975

    Newspaper correspondent. Correspondence, notebooks, transcriptions of interviews, speeches, research files, printed matter and other papers relating to Hensley's career as a reporter and chief diplomatic correspondent for the United Press Associations, later the United Press International.

    • Contributor: Hensley, Stewart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Thomas Watt Gregory papers, 1896-1933

    Thomas Watt Gregory papers, 1896-1933

    United States attorney general, regent of the University of Texas, and lawyer. Chiefly legal material and correspondence from the period of Gregory's law practice in Washington, D.C. Correspondence also reflects Gregory's interest in the University of Texas, the Woodrow Wilson administration, and the presidential campaign of 1932.

    • Contributor: Gregory, Thomas Watt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Andrew A. Kistler VHP Collection

    Andrew A. Kistler VHP Collection

    Andrew A. Kistler Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Kistler, Andrew A.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Calvin Coolidge Papers.  Thrift--Encouragement, 1923-29.

    Calvin Coolidge Papers. Thrift--Encouragement, 1923-29.

    Mix of letters, telegrams, newspaper and magazine clippings, personal stories, and presidential statements on the subject of thrift and economy. Many of the documents are from savings, thrift, and loan institutions seeking quotations or other materials from President Coolidge that the institutions can use to advertise their financial services. Documents include correspondence keyed to the presidential campaign of 1924 or the nationwide campaign to ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harry R. Kelch VHP Collection

    Harry R. Kelch VHP Collection

    Harry R. Kelch Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Kelch, Harry R.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003-01-01
  • Frederick D. Patterson papers, 1861-1988

    Frederick D. Patterson papers, 1861-1988

    African-American educational administrator and advocate. Correspondence, journal, writings and speeches, notes, reports, organizational records, clippings, printed materials, memorabilia, and miscellaneous items relating chiefly to Patterson's efforts, following his retirement as president of Tuskegee Institute in 1953, to preserve and develop African-American institutions of higher learning.

    • Contributor: Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass) - Patterson, Frederick D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William E. Humphrey papers, 1903-1936

    William E. Humphrey papers, 1903-1936

    Lawyer, United States congressman, and member of the Federal Trade Commission. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches and other papers relating primarily to Humphrey's service in the United States House of Representatives (1903-1917) and on the Federal Trade Commission (1925-1933).

    • Contributor: Humphrey, William E. (William Ewart) - Humphrey, William E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John H. Towers papers, 1830-1989

    John H. Towers papers, 1830-1989

    United States Navy officer and early naval aviator. Diaries, naval and personal correspondence, memoranda, orders for duty, aviation logs, speeches and writings, biographical notebooks and sketches, photographs, reports, scrapbooks, blueprints, charts, and newspaper clippings documenting Towers's naval career and his participation in naval aviation from its inception in 1911 to World War II and after.

    • Contributor: Towers, John H. (John Henry) - Towers, John H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • U.S. Congress. Senate. Historical Office oral history interviews, 1976-2003

    U.S. Congress. Senate. Historical Office oral history intervi...

    Transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by the Senate Historical Office with members and employees of the United States Senate.

    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate. Historical Office
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Nicholas Van Andel VHP Collection

    Nicholas Van Andel VHP Collection

    Nicholas Van Andel Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Van Andel, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003-01-01
  • A.A. Brill papers, 1888-1994

    A.A. Brill papers, 1888-1994

    Psychiatrist, author, lecturer, and translator of Sigmund Freud. Family papers, correspondence, speeches, writings, organization records, photographs, and printed matter primarily documenting Brill's career and his role in the psychoanalytic movement.

    • Contributor: Brill, A. A. (Abraham Arden) - Brill, A. A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Lonesom Lizzie to Mattie V. Thomas, March 27, 1864

    Letter from Lonesom Lizzie to Mattie V. Thomas, March 27, 1864

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Lonesom Lizzie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1864-03-27
  • Tom Raymond collection

    Tom Raymond collection

    Collection of photographs taken by Tom Raymond documenting storytellers and audiences at the annual National Storytelling Festival, Jonesborough, Tennessee, from circa 1984 to 2003. Most are 35 mm color slides and negatives. The collection documents the major storytellers and performers at the festival with more than 1,500 photographs of storyteller Ray Hicks taken at the festival over the years and at his home in ...

    • Contributor: Raymond, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Anna E. Dickinson papers, 1859-1951

    Anna E. Dickinson papers, 1859-1951

    Lecturer, reformer, actress, and author. Correspondence, speeches, writings, plays, legal files, financial papers, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and printed material relating to Dickinson's activities on behalf of abolition and women's rights and suffrage and to her career in the theater.

    • Contributor: Dickinson, Anna E. (Anna Elizabeth) - Dickinson, Anna E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 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
  • Katherine Anne Porter papers, 1935-1974

    Katherine Anne Porter papers, 1935-1974

    Journalist, author, and political activist. Correspondence chiefly from Porter to Marcelle Sibon, Porter's French translator, along with other papers relating to Porter's personal and private affairs, her work as an author, and literary topics in general.

    • Contributor: Porter, Katherine Anne
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Letter from Woody Guthrie to Duncan Emrich, September 8, 1950]

    [Letter from Woody Guthrie to Duncan Emrich, September 8, 1950]

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1950-09-08
  • Arthur Sweetser papers, Catalog Record

    Arthur Sweetser papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, press releases, newspaper clippings, speeches, articles, scrapbooks, and other papers, chiefly 1919-1947, relating to U.S. activities in regard to the Paris Peace Conference, League of Nations, Allied Peace Planners of World War II, United Nations, other world organizations, the Ethiopian crisis, the Rigot property, the Woodrow Wilson Foundation, the Washington World Affairs Center, and the International Schools Foundation. ...

    • Contributor: Sweetser, Arthur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Purroy Mitchel papers, 1835-1932

    John Purroy Mitchel papers, 1835-1932

    Soldier, lawyer, and mayor of New York, N.Y. Correspondence, desk diaries, speeches, articles, press releases, notebooks, memorabilia, and scrapbooks relating primarily to Mitchel's administrations as counselor and mayor of New York City.

    • Contributor: Mitchel, John Purroy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Thomas Jefferson to [Mary Willing Byrd]

    Letter from Thomas Jefferson to [Mary Willing Byrd]

    • Contributor: Jefferson, Thomas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1779-10-24
  • Howard Teichmann papers, 1857-2001

    Howard Teichmann papers, 1857-2001

    Author, educator, and theater administrator. Correspondence, drafts and typescripts of writings, financial records, notes, photographs, and research material pertaining to Teichmann's career as a playwright, biographer, educator, and theater administrator.

    • Contributor: Teichmann, Howard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Karl Jay Shapiro papers, Catalog Record

    Karl Jay Shapiro papers,

    Open to research. Drafts, typescripts, proofs, and printed copies of Shapiro's published and unpublished articles, essays, lectures, and writings relating chiefly to the nature of poetry and its place in American society. Includes drafts of his books, The Bourgeois Poet (1964) and To Abolish Children and Other Essays (1968). Gift, Karl Shapiro, 1968. Poet, editor, and educator. Collection material in English. Finding aid available ...

    • Contributor: Shapiro, Karl - Shapiro, Karl Jay
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Norman Hapgood and Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood papers, 1824-1977

    Norman Hapgood and Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood papers, 1824-1977

    Norman Hapgood, editor, diplomat, and author; and Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood, editor and translator. Correspondence, family papers, speeches and writings, subject files, clippings, and miscellaneous material of the Hapgoods relating primarily to family matters, current affairs, and politics.

    • Contributor: Hapgood, Norman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 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
  • Paul Field Sifton and Claire Sifton papers, Catalog Record

    Paul Field Sifton and Claire Sifton papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, family papers, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to the Siftons's literary, labor, and governmental careers. Focuses on twentieth-century American social theater, the emergence of labor organizations as a political force, and legislative lobbying for farmers, labor, civil rights, full employment, and other social causes. Documents Paul Sifton's work with the U.S. Department of the ...

    • Contributor: Sifton, Paul Field
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Holt papers, 1817-1895

    Joseph Holt papers, 1817-1895

    United States Postmaster general, secretary of war, judge advocate general of the United States Army, and lawyer. Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, legal papers, newspaper clippings, speeches, photographs, and printed matter relating to Holt's duties as judge advocate general, especially his work on the military commission that tried the Lincoln assassination conspirators, the trial of Mary Surratt, and various controversies surrounding the work of the ...

    • Contributor: Holt, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Franz Boas papers, 1878-1943

    Franz Boas papers, 1878-1943

    Anthropologist, linguist, ethnologist, educator, and curator. Microfilm of originals held by the American Philosophical Society of personal and professional correspondence, diaries, and family papers relating chiefly to Boas's career as an anthropologist and social scientist.

    • Contributor: Boas, Franz
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harold Leventhal papers, 1932-1980

    Harold Leventhal papers, 1932-1980

    Lawyer and jurist. Chiefly correspondence, case files, notebooks and notes, and office files documenting Leventhal's service as judge on the United States. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; together with private correspondence, files from his legal practice in Washington, D.C., speeches and writings, and other papers.

    • Contributor: Leventhal, Harold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Phillips / Mathée Collection: Harding, Warren G., letters to William Helmuth Mathée, 1920-1922

    Phillips / Mathée Collection: Harding, Warren G., letters to ...

    • Contributor: Mathée, Isabelle Phillips - Mathée, William Helmuth
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1920

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  • Food for Freedom, Inc., records, 1942-1948

    Food for Freedom, Inc., records, 1942-1948

    World War II civilian relief organization directed by Harold Weston. Correspondence, notes, memoranda, reports, articles, minutes, news releases, reprints, clippings, cartoons, mailing lists, speeches, and other records of the organization, including the manuscript for "Battle of Bread" by Weston.

    • Contributor: Food for Freedom, Inc
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ray S. Cline papers, 1945-1994

    Ray S. Cline papers, 1945-1994

    Analyst employed by the United States Central Intelligence Agency, educator, and author. Office files including interviews, press clippings, and judicial and congressional testimony relating to the organization and effectiveness of the United States intelligence community in the 1970s; also organizational files documenting Cline's association chiefly with the Georgetown University Center for Strategic and International Studies, the Coalition for Asian Peace and Security, and World ...

    • Contributor: Cline, Ray S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Hans Peter Kraus collection of Spanish American documents, 1433-1966

    Hans Peter Kraus collection of Spanish American documents, 14...

    Bookman, collector, and bibliophile. Letters, decrees, order books, reports, instructions, dispatches, printed material, and miscellaneous legal documents concerning the history of colonial Spanish America, including the activities of the Mexican Inquisition.

    • Contributor: Kraus, Hans Peter
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence: Correspondence and drafts of correspondence; 1918; Aug.

    Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence: Corr...

    • Contributor: Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel) - Phillips, Carrie Fulton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1918-08-01

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  • Judson King papers, 1900-1958

    Judson King papers, 1900-1958

    Lecturer, writer, and political consultant. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, reports, press releases, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, printed material, charts, maps, photographs, and other material relating primarily to the development of public power policy in the United States and reflecting King's role in the United States Rural Electrification Administration.

    • Contributor: King, Judson
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Thomas E. Backman VHP Collection

    Thomas E. Backman VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Backman, Thomas E.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003-01-01
  • Association of Research Libraries records, 1932-1979

    Association of Research Libraries records, 1932-1979

    Organization of research libraries in the United States and Canada. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, reports, financial records, printed matter, and miscellaneous items relating to the association's membership and its assessment and evaluation projects and services on behalf of client institutions.

    • Contributor: Association of Research Libraries
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • American Scholar records, 1926-2006

    American Scholar records, 1926-2006

    A quarterly magazine of public affairs and culture published by the Phi Beta Kappa Society. Correspondence, business and editorial records, original manuscripts and edited drafts of works published by the Society in the American Scholar.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Calvin Coolidge Papers.  American Federation of Labor, 1923-29.

    Calvin Coolidge Papers. American Federation of Labor, 1923-29.

    Letters between Samuel Gompers, President of the American Federation of Labor (AFL), and President Coolidge and others, touching on government's role in the working conditions of American labor. Topics include women in the workplace; the efficiency work of engineer Frederick Winslow Taylor; AFL support for Senator Robert M. La Follette of Wisconsin as an independent candidate in the 1924 presidential campaign; the arrival of ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Francis W. Reichelderfer papers, 1918-1983

    Francis W. Reichelderfer papers, 1918-1983

    United States naval officer and meteorologist. Correspondence, memoranda, agendas, notes, speeches, writings, transcripts of radio broadcasts, interviews, biographical material, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Reichelderfer's career in meterorology as chief of the United States Weather Bureau.

    • Contributor: Reichelderfer, Francis W. (Francis Wilton) - Reichelderfer, Francis W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Reviews---Eichmann in Jerusalem by Arendt---United States---Miscellaneous---Favorable---1964-1966, n.d.

    Reviews---Eichmann in Jerusalem by Arendt---United States---M...

    • Contributor: Arendt, Hannah
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1964-00-00
  • Charles Wilkes papers, 1607-1959

    Charles Wilkes papers, 1607-1959

    Naval officer and explorer. Official and family correspondence, journals and diaries, legal and financial papers, autobiography and other writings, and scientific notebooks relating to Wilkes's command of an expedition (1838-1842) to the Antarctic, Hawaii and various other Pacific islands, and the northwest coast of the United States; his capture of J. M. Mason and John Slidell in the Trent affair (1861); and his command ...

    • Contributor: Wilkes, Charles
    • 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

  • Letter from Gardiner Greene Hubbard to Alexander Graham Bell, October 18, 1877

    Letter from Gardiner Greene Hubbard to Alexander Graham Bell,...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Hubbard, Gardiner Greene
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1877-10-18

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  • Joseph L. Rauh papers, 1913-1994

    Joseph L. Rauh papers, 1913-1994

    Lawyer, civil rights activist, and civil libertarian of Washington, D.C. Chiefly legal files together with correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, oral history interviews, speeches, writings, subject files, appointment books, and other papers relating to Rauh's career as a public interest lawyer handling cases pertaining to civil rights, civil liberties, and labor disputes. Includes files relating to his activities with Americans for Democratic Action and ...

    • Contributor: Rauh, Joseph L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Justin S. Morrill papers, 1825-1923

    Justin S. Morrill papers, 1825-1923

    United States senator and representative from Vermont and merchant. Correspondence, government documents, speeches and writings, printed matter, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous material relating principally to Morrill's career as a congressman and senator.

    • Contributor: Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith) - Morrill, Justin S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Louis T. Michener papers, 1880-1927

    Louis T. Michener papers, 1880-1927

    Lawyer, politician, and public official from Indiana. Correspondence, reports, memoranda, newspaper clippings, autograph album, and printed matter relating chiefly to Indiana and Republican Party politics and to Michener's role in Benjamin Harrison's senate and presidential campaigns.

    • Contributor: Michener, Louis T. (Louis Theodore) - Michener, Louis T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Read family papers, 1568-1906

    Read family papers, 1568-1906

    Read (Reed) family of New Castle, Delaware, later of Pennsylvania. Correspondence, deeds and indentures, genealogical records, commissions, printed matter, and other material. Papers of George Read relate chiefly to his activities during the American Revolution and his law practice in New Castle. Papers of John Read include a notebook of correspondence and memoranda which he kept as secretary of the Asylum Company, a land ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harold Gardiner Bowen papers, 1907-1977

    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
  • F. Holland Day papers, 1793-2010

    F. Holland Day papers, 1793-2010

    Photographer and publisher. Correspondence, letterbooks, family papers, writings, printed matter, and other papers relating to Day's life and his work as a pictorialist photographer and co-founder of the Copeland and Day publishing company.

    • Contributor: Day, F. Holland (Fred Holland) - Day, F. Holland
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Leontiĭ, Metropolitan of All America and Canada, papers, 1855-1962

    Leontiĭ, Metropolitan of All America and Canada, papers, 1855...

    Head of the Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church of America. Chiefly bound volumes of diaries and correspondence records listing outgoing letters (1921-1960), documenting Leontiĭ's role as an educator, editor of the Russian American Orthodox Messenger (Russko-amerikanskīĭ pravoslavnyĭ vi͡estn), advisor to Russian Orthodox bishops, and advocate of Russian American Orthodox autonomy.

    • Contributor: Leontiĭ, Metropolitan of All America and Canada - Leontii
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Coolidge Speech: Address . . . before the Daughters of the American Revolution, Washington, D.C., April 19, 1926. From Hand Copies: Speeches of President Calvin Coolidge, Preserved by Everett Sanders.  In the Everett Sanders Papers.

    Coolidge Speech: Address . . . before the Daughters of the Am...

    Everett Sanders, one of President Coolidge's private secretaries, preserved a bound set of fifty-nine formal addresses given by the president and subsequently printed by the Government Printing Office. The speeches were given between June 22, 1925, and February 22, 1929, in Coolidge's second term of office. The fifty-nine addresses are available in this digital collection as separate items. The index to the bound set ...

    • Contributor: Coolidge, Calvin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Maurice F. Neufeld papers, 1919-1990

    Maurice F. Neufeld papers, 1919-1990

    Labor historian, labor arbitrator, and labor relations consultant, and public official of New York. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, biographical material, orders, reports, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Neufeld's service in the New York State government; as an executive officer in the Allied Military Government, Italy; as professor at Cornell University's New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Ithaca, New ...

    • Contributor: Neufeld, Maurice F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edwin A. Halsey papers, 1930-1946

    Edwin A. Halsey papers, 1930-1946

    Secretary of the United States Senate and secretary-treasurer of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. Correspondence, clippings, printed and near-print material, financial records, campaign papers, and other material relating to Halsey's duties as secretary of the United States Senate and to various Democratic campaigns.

    • Contributor: Halsey, Edwin A. (Edwin Alexander) - Halsey, Edwin A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Noel Francis Parrish papers, 1894-1987

    Noel Francis Parrish papers, 1894-1987

    Air force general and university professor. Correspondence, speeches and writings, academic and military files, family papers, photographs and slides, and other papers documenting Parrish's military and academic careers, including as commander of Tuskegee Army Air Field (Ala.) where he was responsible for training the Army Air Force's first African-American pilots during World War II.

    • Contributor: Parrish, Noel Francis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • W J McGee papers, 1880-1916

    W J McGee papers, 1880-1916

    Geologist, anthropologist, and hydrologist. Correspondence, letterbooks, speeches, articles, scientific papers, lectures, notes, geological notebooks, scrapbooks, bibliographical notes, and memorabilia relating chiefly to McGee's career as a geologist with the U.S. Geological Survey and as an ethnologist in charge of the Bureau of American Ethnology at the Smithsonian Institution. Includes correspondence when he was director of the anthropological and historical exhibit of the Louisiana Purchase ...

    • Contributor: McGee, W J
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Custis-Lee family papers, 1700-circa 1928

    Custis-Lee family papers, 1700-circa 1928

    Correspondence, letterbooks, genealogical papers, notebooks, financial records, indentures, clippings, photographs, and other papers documenting the activities of several generations of the Custis and Lee families of Virginia, who served as diplomats, statesmen, politicians, planters, and military officers during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Henry Whiting family papers, 1731-1952

    William Henry Whiting family papers, 1731-1952

    Naval officer. Genealogical data, eighteenth-century documents including letters, bills of sale, and a petition, and other material primarily concerning the Whiting family in Great Britain and the United States and the family's relationship to George Washington.

    • Contributor: Whiting, William Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arthur Schwartz papers, 1900-1983

    Arthur Schwartz papers, 1900-1983

    Arthur Schwartz was an American composer and film producer. He is particularly known for his songwriting partnership with lyricist Howard Dietz. The collection, which documents his life and career, includes music manuscripts, sketches and lyric sheets, correspondence, photographs, scripts, clippings, publicity materials, financial and legal documents, writings, and awards.

    • Contributor: Schwartz, Arthur - Dietz, Howard - Fields, Dorothy - Fields, Herbert - Kaufman, George S. (George Simon)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Field-Osgood family papers, 1702-1938

    Field-Osgood family papers, 1702-1938

    Correspondence, speeches and writings, household financial accounts, legal papers, genealogical material, printed matter, photographs, lithographs, and engravings pertaining to the families of Samuel Osgood (1748-1813) and his daughter, Susan Osgood Field, of Massachusetts and New York.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kenneth E. Sanders VHP Collection

    Kenneth E. Sanders VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Sanders, Kenneth E.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • Warren Paul Schilling VHP Collection

    Warren Paul Schilling VHP Collection

    Warren Paul Schilling Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Schilling, Warren Paul
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Moton family papers, 1850-1991

    Moton family papers, 1850-1991

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to efforts in the 1930s by the Moton Family to promote educational and economic opportunities for African Americans and to improve race relations.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de Lafayette, papers, 1776-1934

    Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de Laf...

    Soldier and statesman. Correspondence, legal documents, clippings, broadsides, orderly book, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Lafayette's military service in Canada and Virginia, his tour of the United States from 1824 to 1825, his land in Florida, and his views of such topics as the slave trade and the French government, including also material pertaining to the centennial observance of his death and ...

    • Contributor: Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, Marquis De - Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry T. Allen papers, 1806-1933

    Henry T. Allen papers, 1806-1933

    Army officer. Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, military documents, photographs, printed matter, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous material relating mainly to Allen's military career.

    • Contributor: Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman) - Allen, Henry T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Loy W. Henderson papers, 1918-1984

    Loy W. Henderson papers, 1918-1984

    Diplomat; later professor of international relations, American University, Washington, D.C. Correspondence, memoir, speeches and writings, academic and subject files, engagement books, scrapbook, photographs, and miscellany pertaining primarily to Henderson's diplomatic career.

    • Contributor: Henderson, Loy W. (Loy Wesley) - Henderson, Loy W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jim J. Bolich VHP Collection

    Jim J. Bolich VHP Collection

    Jim J. Bolich Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Bolich, Jim J. - Knowles, Jesse Monroe
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Laura I. Oblinger, Stella Oblinger, Maggie Oblinger, Ella Oblinger, Sadie Oblinger, and Nettie Oblinger, October 3, 1885

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Laura I. Oblinger, Stella Ob...

    • Contributor: Naden, Nettie (Adah Annette Oblinger) - Roesch, Ella (Ella Ermina Oblinger) - Stilgebouer, Estella (Sabra Estella Oblinger) - Sandon, Maggie (Maggie Esther Oblinger) - Lumbar, Laura I. (Laura Iona Bacon Oblinger) - McCart, Sadie (Sadie Iona Oblinger) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1885-10-03
  • Shelby family papers, Catalog Record

    Shelby family papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, memoranda, legal and financial records, military records, genealogical data, and other papers relating primarily to Evan Shelby, soldier and frontiersman, and to his son, Isaac Shelby, soldier and political leader, providing a record of frontier life and political and economic developments in Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Virginia. The papers of Isaac Shelby document his activities during the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Fairfield correspondence, 1828-1876

    John Fairfield correspondence, 1828-1876

    U.S. senator and representative and governor of Maine. Principally letters from Fairfield to members of his family in Saco, Maine, while he was serving in Congress and as governor relating to personal and family affairs, politics, and life and society in Washington, D.C., and Augusta, Maine.

    • Contributor: Fairfield, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Matthew C. Brown and John C. Brown papers, 1862-1901

    Matthew C. Brown and John C. Brown papers, 1862-1901

    Officers in the 23rd Iowa Infantry Regiment. Correspondence and military records pertaining to the Browns' service during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Brown, Matthew C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence: Presidential inauguration ticket, 1921

    Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence: Pres...

    • Contributor: Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel) - Phillips, Carrie Fulton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1921

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  • Letter from Gardiner Greene Hubbard to Alexander Graham Bell, November 13, 1877

    Letter from Gardiner Greene Hubbard to Alexander Graham Bell,...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Hubbard, Gardiner Greene
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1877-11-13

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  • Black history collection, 1700-2008

    Black history collection, 1700-2008

    Letters, court records, legal documents, slave deeds, financial records, speeches and writings, family and genealogical papers, military records, birth records, inventories, wills, ships' papers, a commonplace book, poll tax receipts, broadsides, postcards, marriage certificates, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other material pertaining to African Americans.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Page 2 of [Letter from Woody Guthrie to Alan Lomax, January 22, 1941]

    Page 2 of [Letter from Woody Guthrie to Alan Lomax, January 2...

    2 you caint look out acrost the mountains around here without seeing two or three little old shacks a sticking up on the side of one. Them old boyshas got a little hole drilled back in the mountain and they're up there doing all right with a long handle shoved and a good pick and a wheelbarfow as I was over to a Italian ...

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1941-01-22
  • Arthur Leonard Schick VHP Collection

    Arthur Leonard Schick VHP Collection

    Arthur Leonard Schick Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Schick, Arthur Leonard
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Eliza Symonds Bell, October 27, 1876

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Eliza Symonds Bell, Octo...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Eliza Symonds
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1876-10-27

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  • George Sabin Gibbs papers, 1896-1947

    George Sabin Gibbs papers, 1896-1947

    Businessman and army officer. Correspondence, a field notebook, telegrams, reports, memoranda, military records, clippings, and printed matter. Most of the material concerns Gibbs's career leading up to his appointment as chief signal officer in 1928. Includes personal correspondence as well as correspondence relating to his vice presidency of the International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation and his presidency of the Postal Telegraph Cable Company in ...

    • Contributor: Gibbs, George Sabin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Adams Kingsbury papers, 1841-1966

    John Adams Kingsbury papers, 1841-1966

    Social worker and social reformer. Includes correspondence, journals and diaries, family papers, autobiographical material, travel notes, manuscripts of Kingsbury's books, speeches and articles, news releases, legal and financial papers and documents his activities as a social reformer and public health advocate such as his efforts to improve the conditions of public institutions in New York and Eastern European relief work.

    • Contributor: Kingsbury, John Adams
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Leo Goodman papers, 1913-1982

    Leo Goodman papers, 1913-1982

    Labor union activist. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, membership files, speeches and writings, subject files, appointment calendars, and other papers documenting Leo Goodman's career as a labor activist and lobbyist concerned with adequate and affordable housing and safety for workers in atomic energy, particularly as director, CIO National Housing Committee, and as secretary, AFL-CIO Atomic Energy Technical Committee.

    • Contributor: Goodman, Leo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Republican campaign collection, Catalog Record

    Republican campaign collection,

    Open to research. Correspondence, financial papers, notes, reports, charts, lists and rosters, printed material, photographs, and other papers relating to the presidential campaigns of William H. Taft (1912) and Charles Evans Hughes (1916) and the congressional campaigns of William Brown McKinley, U.S. representative from Illinois (1905-1913, 1915-1921), who also served as chairman of the Republican Congressional Committee in 1910, director of Taft's 1912 campaign, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George Vernon Denny papers, 1930-1959

    George Vernon Denny papers, 1930-1959

    Educator, radio personality, and organization executive. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, writings, financial records, research notes, awards, printed matter, and photographs documenting Denny's career especially his activities with International Seminars and Town Meetings, Inc., and as moderator of the radio broadcasts of America's Town Meeting of the Air.

    • Contributor: Denny, George Vernon
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Coolidge Speech: Address . . . Dedicating the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battle Fields Memorial, Fredericksburg, Va., October 19, 1928. From Hand Copies: Speeches of President Calvin Coolidge, Preserved by Everett Sanders. In the Everett Sanders Papers.

    Coolidge Speech: Address . . . Dedicating the Fredericksburg ...

    Everett Sanders, one of President Coolidge's private secretaries, preserved a bound set of fifty-nine formal addresses given by the president and subsequently printed by the Government Printing Office. The speeches were given between June 22, 1925, and February 22, 1929, in Coolidge's second term of office. The fifty-nine addresses are available in this digital collection as separate items. The index to the bound set ...

    • Contributor: Coolidge, Calvin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Edmund Curtis papers, 1885-1923

    William Edmund Curtis papers, 1885-1923

    Assistant secretary of the United States Treasury. Family and general correspondence, financial papers, memoranda, notes, reports, codebooks, invitations, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other material relating chiefly to Curtis's service as assistant secretary of the treasury.

    • Contributor: Curtis, William Edmund
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Sir Augustus John Foster papers, 1794-1844

    Sir Augustus John Foster papers, 1794-1844

    British minister to the United States. Diaries, correspondence, and notes concerning Foster's assignment as a British diplomat to Washington, D.C., prior to the War of 1812, Naples (capital of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies), and Turin (capital of the Kingdom of Sardinia).

    • Contributor: Foster, Augustus John, Sir - Foster, Augustus John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William L. Ouimette VHP Collection

    William L. Ouimette VHP Collection

    William L. Ouimette Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Ouimette, William L.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006-01-01
  • Bernard Malamud papers, 1930-1989

    Bernard Malamud papers, 1930-1989

    Author. Part I contains correspondence, drafts, memoranda, manuscripts, notes and outlines, legal and financial records, printed matter, and other papers relating to Malamud's life and work as a novelist and short story writer, including his relations with editors, literary agents, and publishers, his work on theatrical and motion picture adaptations, his defense of free speech, and his support of the artistic community. Part II ...

    • Contributor: Malamud, Bernard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Correspondence; 1864; Mar.-Apr.

    Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Correspondence; 1864; Mar.-Apr.

    • Contributor: Reed, Charles Wellington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1862

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  • Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence: Notes by Carrie Fulton Phillips, undated

    Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence: Note...

    • Contributor: Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel) - Phillips, Carrie Fulton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1910

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  • Charles Wellington Reed papers, 1776-1926

    Charles Wellington Reed papers, 1776-1926

    Artist and soldier. Correspondence, a diary, ink and pencil sketches, watercolors, prints, military papers, books with illustrations by Reed, maps, medals, and photographs relating chiefly to Reed's service in the Nineth Massachusetts Light Artillery Battery during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Reed, Charles Wellington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • General Foods Corporation radio script collection, 1932-1949

    General Foods Corporation radio script collection, 1932-1949

    Scripts for radio series sponsored by General Foods Corporation. Some scripts include annotations for sound effects or voice emphases; others contain commercials for sponsoring products. Programs represented include The Adventures of the Thin Man, The Adventures of Topper, and Portia Faces Life.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material