• Square dance legislation collection, 1975-1995

    The Square Dance Legislation Collection consists of manuscript materials (1975-1995) compiled by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, documenting the history of legislative efforts to designate the square dance as a national or state folk dance. The bulk of the materials concerns the public hearing on House Resolution 1706 held June 28,1984 before the Subcommittee on Census and Population of the Committee on ...

    • Contributor: Parsons, Gerald E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edward L. Bernays papers, 1777-1994

    Public relations counsel. Correspondence, memoranda, research notes, speeches, articles, book drafts, surveys, reports, publicity material, scrapbooks, photographs, printed matter, and other material documenting Bernays's career as a pioneer in the field of public relations and the development of that profession and its influence on American society.

    • Contributor: Bernays, Edward L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frank Kowalski papers, 1925-1976

    Army officer and United States representative from Connecticut. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, speeches, reports, military orders, patents, newspaper clippings, printed materials, scrapbooks, drawings, and photographs pertaining primarily to Kowalski's career in the United States Army (1925-1958) and in the House of Representatives (1959-1963).

    • Contributor: Kowalski, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Radio broadcast with Jack Dempsey, Jim Corbett, and Gene Tunney? (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Jacobsen, Arnold - Dempsey, Jack - Corbett, James J. - Tunney, Gene
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alexander Hamilton Stephens Papers: General Correspondence, 1784-1886; 1879, Feb. 15-June 25

    • Contributor: Stephens, Alexander Hamilton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1879-02-15

    Look inside: 298 results

  • Confederate States of America records: Microfilm Reel 33

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

    Look inside: 637 results

  • Harry N. Sargent papers, 1917-1920

    British army officer. Correspondence, drafts, and research notes concerning an unpublished writing on the American Expeditionary Force during World War I.

    • Contributor: Sargent, Harry N.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Maass papers, 1912-1924

    Assistant to the United States Special Panama Canal Commission. Journal, writings, notes, poems, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and drawings relating chiefly to the Commission's visit to Panama in 1921. The journal also documents Maass's tour of Panama, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, and Cuba.

    • Contributor: Maass, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Miles-Cameron families correspondence, 1661-1956

    Army officer. Correspondence addressed to Elizabeth Cameron, J. D. Cameron, Nelson Appleton Miles, and Sherman Miles

    • Contributor: Miles, Nelson Appleton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Mary Church Terrell papers, 1851-1962

    African-American civil rights leader, lecturer, and educator. Correspondence, diaries, printed material, clippings, speeches and writings, and other papers focusing primarily on Terrell's career as an advocate of women's rights and equal treatment for African Americans.

    • Contributor: Terrell, Mary Church
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alexander Hamilton Stephens Papers: General Correspondence, 1784-1886; 1861, Sept. 21-Oct. 19

    • Contributor: Stephens, Alexander Hamilton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1861-09-21

    Look inside: 272 results

  • Letter from Woody Guthrie to Columbia, ca. June 17, 1942

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody - Columbia Recording Corporation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1942-06-17
  • Charles S. Hamlin papers, 1869-1968

    Lawyer, politician, assistant secretary of the treasury, and governor of the Federal Reserve Board. Correspondence, diaries, manuscripts of writings and speeches, biographical notes, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, printed matter and other papers relating chiefly to Hamlin's service in the United States Department of the Treasury and the Federal Reserve System, his civic affairs, and his family's social life in Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Hamlin, Charles S. (Charles Sumner) - Hamlin, Charles S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Mildred Spiegel Zucker collection of Leonard Bernstein correspondence and related materials, 1936-1991

    Music teacher Mildred Spiegel Zucker was a childhood friend of Leonard Bernstein's, with whom she maintained a lifelong friendship. The collection mostly consists of correspondence that Bernstein sent to Zucker dating from his time as a counselor at Camp Onata, as a student at the Curtis Institute of Music, and during the beginning of his career in New York.

    • Contributor: Zucker, Mildred Spiegel
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Green-Driver collection, 1896-1969

    Businesswoman and church worker. Financial papers, correspondence, photographs, printed matter, topical files and miscellaneous material generated mainly by Pattie Gresham and her three husbands, Baptist ministers William M. Driver and John Benjamin Green, and insurance executive William L. Busby.

    • Contributor: Gresham, Pattie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Huntington Cairns papers, 1780-1984

    Author, government official, and lawyer. Correspondence, manuscripts and galley proofs of writings, speeches, subject and research files, family papers, printed material, scrapbooks, and other papers concerning Cairns's career with the U.S. Bureau of Customs as a federal censor of imported books and films, as a lawyer with the Maryland Tax Revision Commission (1938-1941), and as a writer on the arts, law, literature, and philosophy.

    • Contributor: Cairns, Huntington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William D. Salter papers, 1810-1869

    United States naval officer. Naval and personal correspondence, journal, naval orders, rations, regulations, and other papers relating to Salter's naval career and voyages.

    • Contributor: Salter, William D.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frank Kameny papers, 1843-2006

    Gay rights activist. Correspondence, case files, legal records, organization records, subject files, printed matter, and other papers relating to Kameny's work in the gay rights movement.

    • Contributor: Kameny, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edward Lindley Bowles papers, 1869-1990

    Inventor, engineer and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, manuscripts, speeches, transcripts of recorded recollections, reports, minutes, subject files, notes, legal documents, printed material, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Bowles's career as an engineer and consultant in private industry and in government, his association with research universities, and work relating to the securing and defense of patents.

    • Contributor: Bowles, Edward Lindley
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Alice M. Rivlin papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Restrictions may apply to unprocessed material. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, congressional testimony, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers pertaining to Rivlin's career as an economist and government official. Documents her association with the Brookings Institution and the institution's Economic Studies Program, her work at the Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW) as assistant secretary for program coordination ...

    • Contributor: Rivlin, Alice M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • U.S. Commission on CIA Activities within the United States records, 1941-1975

    Ad hoc commission, created by President Gerald R. Ford via Executive Order 11828 on 4 January 1975, charged with determining whether the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) conducted domestic surveillance and other activities. Testimonies, documents, and staff interviews with witnesses regarding the full range of subjects covered by the commission's final report, as well as files regarding the assassinations of foreign leaders, a topic studied ...

    • Contributor: United States. Commission on Cia Activities Within the United States
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Byron S. Miller papers, 1941-1946

    Lawyer and public official. Correspondence, reports of congressional hearings, memoranda, notes, drafts of legislation, and printed material relating to the enactment of the Atomic Energy Act, proposed legislation creating the National Science Foundation, and other subjects pertaining to the mobilization of natural resources, atomic energy, and allied scientific information.

    • Contributor: Miller, Byron S.
    • 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
  • Duncan McArthur papers, 1783-1848

    Ohio governor and legislator, military officer, and U.S. representative. Correspondence, land survey notes, plats, tax returns, and other documents on land holdings in and near the Scioto River Valley in Ohio; also account books, orderly book of the U.S. 19th Infantry Regiment during the War of 1812, and printed matter. With the correspondence are army returns, reports, and general orders for the years 1814-1815 ...

    • Contributor: McArthur, Duncan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Worthington Stokes VHP Collection

    Charles Worthington Stokes Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Stokes, Charles Worthington
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01