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  • J.L.M. Curry papers, 1637-1939

    Statesman, author, clergyman, diplomat, and educator. Diaries, correspondence, printed matter, clippings, memorabilia, notes and memoranda, legal papers, accounts, lectures and sermons, essays, scrapbook, manuscript of autobiography, speeches, and articles, and catalog of Curry's library. Includes autographs of presidents, Confederate leaders, Spanish noblemen, royalty, and writers, jurists, diplomats, educators, historians, scientists, reformers, artists, statesmen, literary figures, clergymen, and military men of the United States and ...

    • Contributor: Curry, J. L. M. (Jabez Lamar Monroe) - Curry, J. L. M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1637
  • George D. Murray papers, 1916-1956

    United States naval officer. Correspondence, logbooks, biographical material, citations, topical files, speeches, and writings relating to naval aviation and carrier warfare.

    • Contributor: Murray, George D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1916
  • Confederate States of America records: Microfilm Reel 66

    • Contributor: Confederate States of America
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1854-00-00

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  • Charles William Le Gendre papers, 1866-1893

    Army officer and diplomat. Correspondence, memoranda, dispatches, reports, Chinese and Japanese documents, and other papers relating chiefly to Le Gendre's service as American consul at Amoy, China, 1866-1872; as advisor in the Japanese government and in a diplomatic post representing Japan in Taiwan, 1872-1875; and as advisor in the Korean government, 1890-1899. Includes Le Gendre's journal, with drawings and photographs, in which he recounts ...

    • Contributor: Le Gendre, Charles William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1866
  • Winn Newman papers, 1876-1993

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

    • Contributor: Newman, Winn
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1876
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    Albert Jeremiah Beveridge collection of John Marshall papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    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
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    Mississippi freedom summer, 1964 : memory, legacy and the way forward, roundtable discussion, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Four leaders who participated in the Mississippi Freedom Project in 1964 discussed their experiences and the legacy of their civil rights work. They included Robert "Bob" Parris Moses, founder and president of The Algebra Project, Inc. He received his BA from Hamilton College (1956), and his MA in Philosophy from Harvard University (1957). Moses was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement as ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2014
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    John Merven Carrère papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    One volume of correspondence, telegrams, notes, clippings, and other papers relating to a controversy involving Carrére and the U.S. Architect of the Capitol. Also includes 2 volumes (volume VI: 1907 July 9-1908 May 16; and volume X: 1910 August 1-1911 February 11) of typescript diary notes, with letters, clippings, and other matter laid in. Correspondents include Daniel Hudson Burnham, John Griffin Carlisle, Charles Follen ...

    • Contributor: Carrère, John Merven
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Harry C. Oberholser papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly correspondence with ornithologists and other scientists on bird life and bird specimens of the United States and other countries, Oberholser's work with scientific organizations, and publication of his books and articles. Correspondents include John W. Aldrich, American Museum of Natural History, American Ornithologists' Union, Vernon Bailey, Florence Merriam Bailey, W.B. Bell, Arthur Cleveland Bent, Louis B. Bishop, Herbert Brandt, James McKeen Cattell, Cleveland ...

    • Contributor: Oberholser, Harry C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    John M. Murray papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, subject files, writings, and other papers documenting Murray's career in psychiatry and psychoanalysis. Relates chiefly to his introduction of psychiatric concepts and training to the American military during his service as chief psychiatrist for the United States Army Air Forces in World War II, his role as founding member and president of the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, and his work as professor ...

    • Contributor: Murray, John M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    American Scholar records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, business and editorial records, original manuscripts and edited drafts of works published in the magazine, and other records of the Phi Beta Kappa quarterly magazine, American Scholar. Daily publication activities are documented in correspondence between editors and staff relating to advertising, distribution, and printing; correspondence between editors and members of the editorial board; financial reports; and other records. Also consists of correspondence with ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Palmer-Loper family papers, 1667-1994

    Seafaring and merchant families. Correspondence, logbooks and journals, ships' papers, financial and business records, and printed matter documenting the voyages and business activities of Nathaniel Brown Palmer, Alexander Smith Palmer, Richard Fanning Loper, and other members of these maritime families of Stonington, Connecticut.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1667
  • Force and Violins: What the FBI Had on Folksingers

    Among the sufferings of those pursued during the McCarthy era, the situation of folksingers and folklorists was unique. Suspected by their government, they were hunted by the FBI almost everywhere. Thanks to the Freedom of Information Act, one can now know the extent of privacy crimes committed against Pete Seeger and other folklorists. For more than 20 years, the FBI and CIA conducted surveillance ...

    • Contributor: Dunaway, David
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-03-19
  • Making a Way Out of No Way: Martin Luther King's Use of Proverbs for Civil Rights

    For more than ten years Wolfgang Mieder has made the study of proverbs in political discourse one of his major research areas, particularly the role of proverbs at critical moments in American history. In this lecture he discusses his research for his most recent book, "Making a Way Out of No Way: Martin Luther King's Sermonic Proverbial Rhetoric" (2010). In barely 40 years of ...

    • Contributor: Mieder , Wolfgang - Mieder, Wolfgang
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011-02-10
  • Horsford-Tryon families papers, 1800-2000

    Mainly correspondence among family members primarily in central New York. Includes letters written by the chemist and women's education advocate, Eben Horsford, and by Maria Charity Horsford to her adult children from Washington, D.C., 1850-1853, during her husband Jerediah Horsford's service in the U. S. House of Representatives.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1800
  • W.A. Croffut papers, 1774-1933

    Author, editor, and poet. Correspondence, writings, minutes, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous items pertaining chiefly to Croffut's publications, activities with the Anti-Imperialist League, and the presidential campaign of 1900. Includes material relating to Ethan Allen Hitchcock, copies of correspondence with Sophia Amelia Peabody Hawthorne, wife of Nathaniel Hawthorne, journals of Henry Alfred Robbins, letters of John Quincy Adams and Jefferson Davis, and autograph material.

    • Contributor: Croffut, W. A. (William Augustus) - Croffut, W. A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1774
  • Halsey McGovern papers, 1945-1983

    Freight rate specialist and political commentator. Chiefly scrapbooks containing correspondence, church bulletins, greeting cards, magazine articles, mailing lists, newsletters, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, poetry, prayer cards, press releases, invitations, telegrams, and photographs pertaining to McGovern's political views and the civil rights movement. Also included are newsletters and a booklet.

    • Contributor: McGovern, Halsey
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1945
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    William Thomas Rawleigh papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, financial records, lists, promotional material, charts, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to the 1924 presidential campaign of Robert M. La Follette. Subjects include the Progressive Republican League of Illinois and the W.T. Rawleigh Company. Correspondents include Hartwell L. Brunson, Herman Lewis Ekern, Fred L. Holmes, William Hugh Johnston, Charles J. MacGowan, John Mandt Nelson, and Oswald Garrison Villard.

    • Contributor: Rawleigh, William Thomas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Robert Burns at 250: Poetry, Politics and Performance: Day Two, Session 1

    To mark the 250th anniversary of the birth of Robert Burns, Scotland's national poet, the American Folklife Center, in collaboration with the Scottish government as part of its Homecoming Scotland 2009 celebration, presented a free public symposium on Burns' life and work, as well as his impact on America and American culture. A panel discussion titled "Burns and His World" kicked off the second ...

    • Contributor: Various - Bennett, Margaret - Bulger, Peggy A. - Bold, Valentina - Cole, John Young - Cowan, Edward J. - Crawford, Robert - Edwards, Nat - Gray, Patricia H. - Kay, Billy - Lambert, Marc - Miller, Ed - Newton, Cate - Ryan, Kay - Salmond, Alex - Sklarew, Myra - Winick, Stephen D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009-02-25
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    G.R.B. Horner papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, daybooks, medical journals, manuscripts of Horner's published books, registers of weather, and printed matter relating to Horner's career as a surgeon in the U.S. Navy. Correspondents include John Deering, Phineas J. Horwitz, Joseph B. Hull, and Robert Pettit.

    • Contributor: Horner, G. R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Donald Rumsfeld papers, 1888-2008

    Secretary of defense, United States representative from Illinois, White House official, ambassador, and business executive. Correspondence, memoranda, cables, reports, notes, briefing books, minutes, agenda, appointment and scheduling files, confirmation hearings, legislative files, polls, campaign files, constituent casework and issue mail, service academy appointment files, press releases, newsletters, speeches, statements, testimony, interviews, oral histories, writings, photographs, financial records, genealogies, memorabilia, news clippings, and printed matter ...

    • Contributor: Rumsfeld, Donald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1888
  • Calvin Coolidge Papers. Revenue Bill of 1924.

    Letters, newspaper articles and editorials sent to the White House applauding President Coolidge's decision to sign the 1924 tax act despite his announced reservations about its shortcomings. The president signed the 1924 Revenue Act on June 2, but made it retroactive to January 1924. The case file correspondence praises the president for putting more money in consumers' hands by lowering the tax rate for ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Albert Browne papers, 1783-1947

    Chemist, food technologist, and historian of science. Correspondence, writings, accounts of foreign travel, autographs of past luminaries, and research material relating primarily Browne's work in the history of chemistry and agriculture.

    • Contributor: Browne, Charles Albert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1783
  • 1990 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1990

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and moving images documenting the performance of bluegrass music, klezmer music, Hungarian folk dance and music, Piedmont blues music, gospel music, and Afro-Cuban music and dance recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Library of Congress.

    • Contributor: Sapoznik, Henry - Cephas, John - Wiggins, Phil - Jabbour, Alan - Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1990
  • Josiah Bartlett family papers, 1710-1931

    Statesmen and physicians. Correspondence, diaries, diplomas, legal and financial records, notebooks, account books, speeches, genealogical material, printed matter, and newspaper clippings documenting the Bartlett family's professional and political activity in New England in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. Topics include New England's sentiment towards the War of 1812 as well as American political life before and during the Civil War and post Civil ...

    • Contributor: Bartlett, Josiah
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1710