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  • Letter from Mabel Hubbard Bell to Alexander Graham Bell, June 5, 1895

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Fairchild, Marian Bell - Bell, Mabel Hubbard - Grosvenor, Elsie Bell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1895-06-05

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    Nicholas King family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Papers of Nicholas King consist largely of journals (1793-1799) and transcribed excerpts from journals (1792-1811) describing travels in England; his voyage to America and first impressions there, particularly in Philadelphia and Pennsylvania; and his work as a surveyor and overseer of the construction of federal buildings in Washington, D.C. Also includes transcripts of letters from King and his father, Robert King, also an engineer ...

    • Contributor: King, N.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Carrie Chapman Catt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, drafts of speeches and articles, subject files, biographical papers, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to Catt's efforts on behalf of the women's suffrage movement, feminism, and international peace. Also includes material on the Women's Centennial Congress of 1940 and the National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War. Diaries describe her travels to Africa, East Asia, Europe, ...

    • Contributor: Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Alexander Melville Bell, September 11, 1898

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Melville - Bell, Alexander Graham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1898-09-11

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  • Mira Lloyd Dock papers, 1814-1951

    Horticulturalist, conservationist, educator, and clubwoman. Correspondence, printed matter, speeches and writings, clippings, photographs, maps, and other papers relating primarily to Dock's efforts in forestry, conservation, gardening, park development, and nature study in Pennsylvania and elsewhere in the United States as well as in Germany and England.

    • Contributor: Dock, Mira Lloyd
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1814
  • William Orr papers, 1890-1939

    Educator. Correspondence, diaries, reports, writings, and memorabilia relating primarily to Orr's service as education adviser on a special mission for the YMCA in Europe. Includes articles and papers of his first wife, Charlotte Pettis Orr.

    • Contributor: Orr, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1890
  • William Perry sea journals, 1797

    Journals of two voyages, the first with caption: Journal of a voyage in the ship Jamaica, William Sherry, from Montego Bay bound to London (18 July-15 Oct. 1797). The second with caption: Journal of a voyage from Jamaica to England in the Minerva, Rob Hardy, Mast. of Bristol. First journal includes 7 sketches of coastlines, three colored tables of signals, three lists of signals, ...

    • Contributor: Perry, William
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1797

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  • Low-Mills family papers, 1767-1971

    Prominent family engaged in China trade. Correspondence, diaries, journals, writings and genealogical material documenting the Low, Mills, Hillard, and Loines families from the early years of the nineteenth century until the middle of the twentieth. Of special interest are papers concerning the family's activities in the China trade and the journal of Harriet Low Hillard documenting her stay in Macau, 1829-1834.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1767
  • Letter from Mabel Hubbard Bell to Alexander Graham Bell, November 9, 1876

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1876-11-09

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  • Letter from Mabel Hubbard Bell to Eliza Symonds Bell, July 8, 1888

    • Contributor: Bell, Eliza Symonds - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1888-07-08

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    T. De Witt Talmage papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, minutes, sermons, lectures, writings, notebooks, autobiographical and biographical material, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and photographs relating chiefly to Talmage's work as a clergyman and author. Includes notebooks concerning his travels to the Holy Land and to a trip around the world in 1894; drafts of a portion of T. De Witt Talmage As I Knew Him (1912) written by Talmage and his ...

    • Contributor: Talmage, T. De Witt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Courtney Letts de Espil papers, 1925-1994

    Writer and wife of the Argentine ambassador to the United States (1933-1943). Correspondence, diaries, writings, clippings, photographs, and other papers concerning social affairs in Washington and including references to many prominent individuals of the New Deal era. Also includes material on a cruise to the Arctic in 1927, the Espils's return to Argentina in 1943, and life in Argentina under Juan Perón.

    • Contributor: Letts De Espil, Courtney
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1925
  • Denby family papers, 1850-1911

    Correspondence between members of the Denby family. Includes letters of Charles Denby (1830-1904), a lawyer and diplomat; Charles Denby (1861-1938), a diplomat; and Edwin Denby, a member of the United States Congress and secretary of the navy. Relates to the Civil War, diplomatic life in China, and the Spanish-American War.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1850
  • 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
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    Anna E. Dickinson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, plays, legal files, financial papers, newspaper clippings, itineraries, scrapbooks, obituaries, printed material, and other papers relating to Dickinson's activities on behalf of abolition, women's rights, and suffrage and to her career in the theater. Also includes research notes for Dickinson's 1951 biography, Embattled Maiden; The Life of Anna Dickinson, by Giraud Chester. Topics include the national elections of 1872 and 1888; ...

    • Contributor: Dickinson, Anna E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Postcard from Mabel Hubbard Bell to Alexander Graham Bell, May 29, 1901

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1901-05-29

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  • Journal by Mabel Hubbard Bell, from October 25, 1884 to November 21, 1886

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Melville - Bell, Alexander Graham - Fairchild, Marian Bell - Bell, Mabel Hubbard - Gallaudet, Edward M. - Bell, Grace Hubbard - Grosvenor, Elsie Bell - Hubbard, Gardiner Greene - Hubbard, Gertrude Mccurdy - Grossman, Gertrude Hubbard - Grossman, Maurice - Bell, Roberta Hubbard - True, Mary - Newcomb, Simon
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1884-10-25

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  • Humphrey Marshall papers, 1771-2002

    Lawyer, army officer, United States representative from Kentucky, and Confederate States of America representative from Virginia. Correspondence, diaries, financial and legal papers, notes, speeches, writings, printed matter and other material relating chiefly to Humphrey Marshall's activities as a lawyer, soldier, and politician.

    • Contributor: Marshall, Humphrey
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1771
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    Palmer-Loper family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, logs and journals, financial and business papers, ships' papers, printed material, and other papers of various members of the seafaring and merchant Palmer and Loper families of Stonington, Conn. Includes papers of Nathanial Brown Palmer relating to his discovery in 1820 of the Antarctic subcontinent, to various whaling and sealing enterprises, to the China trade, and to mercantile and shipping interests; papers of ...

    • Contributor: Hart, Ira - Loper, R. F. (Richard F.) - Palmer, Alexander Smith - Palmer, Nathaniel Brown
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Nicholas Low papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Family and business correspondence; business and ship's papers; legal papers; accounts of voyages to Asia, Europe, and South America; and printed matter of Nicholas Low, merchant of Low & Wallace, New York, N.Y., and other Low family members. Includes correspondence with foreign merchants; Low's brother, Isaac Low (1735-1791); and Isaac Low's son, Isaac Low, a commissary-general in the British Army, pertaining to trade conditions, ...

    • Contributor: Low, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Telegram from Alexander Melville Bell to Alexander Graham Bell, March 27, 1903

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Melville - Bell, Alexander Graham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1903-03-27

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  • Letter from Mabel Hubbard Bell to Alexander Graham Bell, May 30, 1899

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Fairchild, Marian Bell - Bell, Mabel Hubbard - Grosvenor, Elsie Bell - Grosvenor, Gilbert Hovey
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1899-05-30

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    Rodney family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence and other papers of the Rodney family chiefly concerning the Confederation, military recruiting and supply, and Thomas Rodney's business activities. Papers of Thomas Rodney include a diary (1776-1777) kept during his participation in the Trenton and Princeton campaigns during the American Revolution, another diary (1781, 1786) written while a member of Congress, an account book (1778-1779) kept while serving as clothier and agent ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Alexander Robey Shepherd papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, photographs, clippings, printed matter, memorabilia, and other papers relating to Shepherd's career as a political official in Washington, D.C., and his efforts to improve public works in the nation's capital, especially during the Ulysses S. Grant administration. Also includes material on Batopilas Mining Company, his silver mine in Mexico to which he emigrated in 1880. Correspondents include Orville ...

    • Contributor: Shepherd, Alexander Robey
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Cornelius Marius Schoonmaker papers, 1833-1931

    Naval officer. Correspondence, letterbook, order book, printed matter, scrapbooks, and unpublished biography detailing Schoonmaker's naval career. Of particular interest are Schoonmaker's letters regarding China and the Far East, accounts of the battle of Mobile Bay, and details of his death in Samoa.

    • Contributor: Schoonmaker, Cornelius Marius
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1833