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  • James William Scott VHP Collection

    James William Scott VHP Collection

    James William Scott Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Scott, James William
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, June 2, 1868

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, June 2, 1868

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1868-06-02
  • Robert Joseph Wehrli VHP Collection

    Robert Joseph Wehrli VHP Collection

    Robert Joseph Wehrli Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Wehrli, Robert Joseph
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Donald Rumsfeld papers, 1888-2008

    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, ...

    • Contributor: Rumsfeld, Donald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Lyman Trumbull correspondence, 1843-1894

    Lyman Trumbull correspondence, 1843-1894

    United States senator from Illinois. Chiefly letters received by Trumbull and some drafts or copies of replies on political matters.

    • Contributor: Trumbull, Lyman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arthur B. Spingarn papers, 1850-1968

    Arthur B. Spingarn papers, 1850-1968

    Civil rights leader and lawyer. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, wills and estate files, reports, briefs, hearing and trial transcripts, and other papers relating chiefly to Spingarn's service with the National Association ...

    • Contributor: Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett) - Spingarn, Arthur B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, February 8, 1885

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, Febr...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1885-02-08

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  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, May 3, 1868

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, May 3, 1868

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1868-05-03
  • Dwight E. Fulmer collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record

    Dwight E. Fulmer collection Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    Collection is open for research; access restrictions apply. To request collection materials, please contact the Veterans History Project at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/vhp.contact This collection consists of an interview with Dwight E. Fulmer conducted in ...

    • Contributor: Fulmer, Dwight E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1993
  • Barnett Allen Howard papers, 1885-1949

    Barnett Allen Howard papers, 1885-1949

    Farmer, preacher, and trader. Memoirs documenting Howard's life as well as genealogical material, legal documents, and printed matter.

    • Contributor: Howard, Barnett Allen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Palmer-Loper family papers, Catalog Record

    Palmer-Loper family papers,

    Open to research. 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, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Wallace Rankin Deuel papers, 1905-1971

    Wallace Rankin Deuel papers, 1905-1971

    Intelligence officer and journalist. Correspondence, journals, writings, lectures, transcripts of radio broadcasts, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Deuel's career as an intelligence officer during World War II with the Office of ...

    • Contributor: Deuel, Wallace Rankin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Dwight E. Fulmer VHP Collection

    Dwight E. Fulmer VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Fulmer, Dwight E.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, March 7, 1896

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, Marc...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard - Gallaudet, Edward M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1896-03-07

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  • Charles Butler papers, 1819-1929

    Charles Butler papers, 1819-1929

    Entrepreneur, lawyer, and philanthropist. Correspondence, travel diaries, legal, financial, and business papers, and maps, newspaper clippings, and other papers documenting Butler's involvement in New York politics and his interest in such matters ...

    • Contributor: Butler, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Clarence Darrow papers, 1894-1941

    Clarence Darrow papers, 1894-1941

    Author, lecturer, lawyer, and reformer. Correspondence, legal records, and writings by Darrow as well as notes, correspondence, and printed matter collected by Irving Stone while writing a biography of Darrow.

    • Contributor: Darrow, Clarence
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, August 26, 1866

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, August 26,...

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1866-08-26
  • Arthur J. Goldberg papers, 1793-1990

    Arthur J. Goldberg papers, 1793-1990

    Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court, lawyer, secretary of labor, and diplomat. Correspondence, case files, certiorari memoranda, legal files, speeches and writings, subject files, reports, printed matter, and scrapbooks relating ...

    • Contributor: Goldberg, Arthur J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Pelham Holmes Bromwell papers, 1794-1929

    Henry Pelham Holmes Bromwell papers, 1794-1929

    Lawyer, editor, and U.S. representative from Illinois. Bound correspondence and autographs, financial material, and other papers relating chiefly to Bromwell's years as U.S. representative from Illinois.

    • Contributor: Bromwell, Henry Pelham Holmes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ludwig Mies van der Rohe papers, 1921-1969

    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe papers, 1921-1969

    Architect and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, articles, printed matter, blueprints, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Mies van der Rohe's career as an architect and director of architecture at the Illinois ...

    • Contributor: Mies Van Der Rohe, Ludwig
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frederick Douglass papers, 1841-1967

    Frederick Douglass papers, 1841-1967

    Abolitionist, diplomat, journalist, and orator. Correspondence, diary, speeches and writings, financial and legal records, and a subject file pertaining to the career of Frederick Douglass.

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, March 6, 1896

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, Marc...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard - Gallaudet, Edward M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1896-03-06

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  • Robert Green Ingersoll papers, 1826-1940

    Robert Green Ingersoll papers, 1826-1940

    Lawyer and lecturer. Diaries, correspondence, letterbooks, writings, lectures, scrapbooks, family papers, and miscellaneous financial, legal, and personal material relating to Ingersoll's involvement in politics and law and as a lecturer and writer ...

    • Contributor: Ingersoll, Robert Green
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kenje Ogata VHP Collection

    Kenje Ogata VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Ogata, Kenje
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, June 14, 1868

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, June 14, 1868

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1868-06-14
  • Jesse W. Fell papers, 1806-1965

    Jesse W. Fell papers, 1806-1965

    Editor, educator, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, Fell's autobiography and other biographical material, genealogical material, land grants, ledger, clippings, scrapbooks, maps, lithographs, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Fell's pursuits ...

    • Contributor: Fell, Jesse W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert R. Hitt papers, 1830-1906

    Robert R. Hitt papers, 1830-1906

    U.S. representative from Illinois. Personal, political, diplomatic, and business correspondence and other papers, including shorthand notes and material relating to Abraham Lincoln, the Lincoln Douglas Debates, and Civil War courts-martial. Other topics ...

    • Contributor: Hitt, Robert R. (Robert Roberts) - Hitt, Robert R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James Edwin Frederick VHP Collection

    James Edwin Frederick VHP Collection

    James Edwin Frederick Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Frederick, James Edwin
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Tunnicliff, Rigby, and Staton families papers, 1854-1990

    Tunnicliff, Rigby, and Staton families papers, 1854-1990

    American families living chiefly in West Virginia, Illinois, and Iowa. Correspondence, genealogical material, newspaper clippings, and printed material documenting the families' domestic concerns and activities.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, April 14, 1903

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, Apri...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1903-04-14

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  • Anne and Frank Warner collection, Catalog Record

    Anne and Frank Warner collection,

    Due to their limited budget for equipment and supplies, the Warners sometimes recorded only a portion of a song; the remainder was transcribed by Anne Warner. Sound recordings numbered: AFS 15261-15384; AFS ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1938
  • Joseph Aloysius Bieschke VHP Collection

    Joseph Aloysius Bieschke VHP Collection

    Joseph Aloysius Bieschke Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Bieschke, Joseph Aloysius
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Carl Eckart papers, 1921-1973

    Carl Eckart papers, 1921-1973

    Physicist, oceanographer, and educator. Correspondence, writings, lectures, subject files, biographical information, printed material, photographs, and other material relating to Eckart's career as oceanographer and physicist.

    • Contributor: Eckart, Carl
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alan Lomax collection of Michigan and Wisconsin recordings Catalog Record

    Alan Lomax collection of Michigan and Wisconsin recordings

    Various performers. Collection of field recordings and color film documenting instrumental music, songs, stories, and interviews recorded primarily in Michigan and Wisconsin by Alan Lomax, August 1-November 1, 1938 for the Archive ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1938
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, August 27, 1868

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, August 27,...

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1868-08-27
  • William R. Cragg VHP Collection

    William R. Cragg VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Cragg, William R.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Russell & Co. records, 1812-1894

    Russell & Co. records, 1812-1894

    Trading house founded in 1819 by Samuel Russell in Guangzhou (Canton), China. Correspondence, financial and legal records, and miscellany relating to the company and its founder, Samuel Russell (1789-circa 1862), and members ...

    • Contributor: Russell & Co.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James R. Mann papers, 1887-1922

    James R. Mann papers, 1887-1922

    Lawyer and U.S. representative from Illinois. Mounted newspaper clippings, correspondence, telegrams, invitations, memorabilia, and miscellaneous printed matter relating to Mann's career in Chicago politics and as Republican congressman from Illinois

    • Contributor: Mann, James R. (James Robert) - Mann, James R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ray Stannard Baker papers, 1836-1947

    Ray Stannard Baker papers, 1836-1947

    Journalist and author. Correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, drafts of books and articles, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and printed matter concerning Baker's career in newspaper and magazine writing, his books, and his role ...

    • Contributor: Baker, Ray Stannard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Donald Rumsfeld papers, Catalog Record

    Donald Rumsfeld papers,

    Restrictions apply. Classified, in part. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, speeches, writings, reports, notes, testimony, interviews, oral histories, briefing books, statements, cables, agendas, appointment and scheduling files, confirmation hearings, legislative files, polls, campaign files, ...

    • Contributor: Rumsfeld, Donald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • F. Lamson-Scribner papers, 1885-1938

    F. Lamson-Scribner papers, 1885-1938

    Botanist, exhibits specialist, and educator. Correspondence, letterpress books, memoranda and notes, reports, scrapbooks, printed material and photographs primarily concerning Lamson-Scribner's exhibit work in the United States Department of Agriculture.

    • Contributor: Lamson Scribner, F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Burton M. Joseph VHP Collection

    Burton M. Joseph VHP Collection

    Burton M. Joseph Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Joseph, Burton M.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Oblinger, September 29, 1872

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Oblinger, Septembe...

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1872-09-29
  • Jimmie C. Austin VHP Collection

    Jimmie C. Austin VHP Collection

    Jimmie C. Austin Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Austin, Jimmie C.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Mary Church Terrell papers, 1851-1962

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Terrell, Mary Church
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Melville Weston Fuller papers, 1794-1949

    Melville Weston Fuller papers, 1794-1949

    Lawyer and jurist; chief justice of the United States Supreme Court. Chiefly correspondence, 1849-1910, between Fuller and members of his family, friends, and professional associates. Also includes printed matter, notes, scrapbooks, speeches ...

    • Contributor: Fuller, Melville Weston
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • I Feel So Good: The Life & Times of Big Bill Broonzy

    I Feel So Good: The Life & Times of Big Bill Broonzy

    A major figure in American blues and folk music, Big Bill Broonzy (1903-1958) left his Arkansas Delta home after World War I, headed north, and became the leading Chicago bluesman of the ...

    • Contributor: Riesman, Bob
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012-11-16
  • William DeWitt Killian VHP Collection

    William DeWitt Killian VHP Collection

    William DeWitt Killian Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Killian, William Dewitt
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • J.G. Randall and Ruth Painter Randall papers, 1779-1970

    J.G. Randall and Ruth Painter Randall papers, 1779-1970

    Author, historian, and educator (J. G. Randall). Biographer (Ruth Painter Randall). Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journal, writings, speeches, research material, printed matter, financial papers, and other papers primarily concerning J. G. Randall's works ...

    • Contributor: Randall, J. G. (James Garfield) - Randall, J. G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ralph Ellison papers, Catalog Record

    Ralph Ellison papers,

    Restrictions apply. General correspondence; organizational correspondence and reports; drafts, notes, and production files for novels, essays, poetry, short stories, reviews, and other writings; speeches, lectures, and interviews; reference file; Ellison and McConnell ...

    • Contributor: Ellison, Ralph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Walter L. Fisher papers, 1871-1963

    Walter L. Fisher papers, 1871-1963

    Lawyer, municipal reformer, and U.S. secretary of the interior. Correspondence and memoranda, letterbooks, speeches and articles, scrapbooks, photographs, subject files, clippings, and printed matter chiefly related to Chicago, Illinois, municipal matters and ...

    • Contributor: Fisher, Walter L. (Walter Lowrie) - Fisher, Walter L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Hannah G. Solomon papers, 1817-1986

    Hannah G. Solomon papers, 1817-1986

    Civic leader and founder of the National Council of Jewish Women. Correspondence, organizational records, speeches and writings, biographical and genealogical material, family papers, photographs, a scrapbook, and printed matter document Solomon's founding ...

    • Contributor: Solomon, Hannah G. (Hannah Greenebaum) - Solomon, Hannah G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Michael Joseph Wessels VHP Collection

    Michael Joseph Wessels VHP Collection

    Michael Joseph Wessels Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Wessels, Michael Joseph
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-01-01
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, December 19, 1876

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, Dece...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1876-12-19

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  • Hanna-McCormick family papers, 1792-1985

    Hanna-McCormick family papers, 1792-1985

    Correspondence, diary and notebook fragments, speeches, financial records, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers focusing chiefly on the political activities of Ruth Hanna McCormick Simms. Also includes correspondence of Marcus Alonzo Hanna ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Telegram from Cornelia D. Bingham to F. W. Booth, June 17, 1902

    Telegram from Cornelia D. Bingham to F. W. Booth, June 17, 1902

    • Contributor: Bingham, Cornelia D. - Booth, F. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1902-06-17

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  • Don Nelson VHP Collection

    Don Nelson VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Nelson, Don
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2007
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, February 21, 1885

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, Febr...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1885-02-21

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  • John Phillip Abbott VHP Collection

    John Phillip Abbott VHP Collection

    John Phillip Abbott Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Abbott, John Phillip
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005
  • Henry Thomas Rainey papers, 1904-1934

    Henry Thomas Rainey papers, 1904-1934

    U.S. representative from Illinois and speaker of the U.S. Congress House of Representatives. Primarily constituent correspondence from 1934 and correspondence relating to the McNary-Haugen Farm Relief Bill of 1924.

    • Contributor: Rainey, Henry Thomas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Daniel O. Drennan papers, 1775-1904

    Daniel O. Drennan papers, 1775-1904

    Military aide. Copies of correspondence, military dispatches, reports and other documents, as well as original letters, newspaper clippings, notes, architectural drawings, memorabilia, and printed matter collected by Drennan during his service as ...

    • Contributor: Drennan, Daniel O., Approximately - Drennan, Daniel O.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Dennis Stroughmatt et L'Esprit Creole: Upper Louisiana French Creole Music from Missouri

    Dennis Stroughmatt et L'Esprit Creole: Upper Louisiana French...

    By an amazing string of chance events, young Dennis Stroughmatt came upon the descendants of French Midwestern settlers, and he spent over three years in southeast Missouri learning to speak Illinois French ...

    • Contributor: Stroughmatt, Dennis
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012-06-21
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, June 28, 1868

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, June 28, 1868

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1868-06-28
  • Anne and Frank Warner collection, 1938-1969

    Anne and Frank Warner collection, 1938-1969

    Documentation of American traditional musicians and storytellers collected by Anne Warner and Frank Warner on numerous field recording trips to Illinois, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Vermont, and Virginia ...

    • Contributor: Hicks, Ray - Proffitt, Frank - Sandburg, Carl - Solomon, Louis - Warner, Anne - Warner, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Illinois political campaign of 1858.

    Illinois political campaign of 1858.

    Scrapbook of newspaper clippings assembled and mounted by Mr. Lincoln as a manuscript for publication. Contains the texts of the Lincoln-Douglas debates, speeches, and correspondence of Lincoln and Douglas published in newspaper ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Books
    • Date: 1858

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  • 1979 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1979

    1979 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1979

    Documentation of the monthly 1979 Neptune Plaza Concert Series, which consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs of performers of country, Irish, Cajun, gospel, and Mexican harp music recorded live outdoors ...

    • Contributor: Stover, Don - O'Donnell, Eugene - Moloney, Mick - Dickens, Hazel - Martinez, Melecio
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Roger Welles papers, 1884-1926

    Roger Welles papers, 1884-1926

    Naval officer. Correspondence, journals, orders to duty, article and speech file, diary of Welles's wife, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and miscellaneous materials relating to Welles's duties as special representative for the World's ...

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

    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 ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Betty J. Schnake VHP Collection

    Betty J. Schnake VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Schnake, Betty J.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005
  • Kiu Haghighi with Tooraj Moshref-Zadeh: Persian Santour and Tombak Music from Illinois

    Kiu Haghighi with Tooraj Moshref-Zadeh: Persian Santour and T...

    Persian hammered dulcimer (santour) virtuoso Kiu Haghighi is accompanied by Tooraj Moshref-Zadeh on the tombak, a Persian drum.

    • Contributor: Haghighi, Kiu
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-07-20
  • Alan Lomax and the Soundscapes of the Upper Midwest (Library of Congress)

    Alan Lomax and the Soundscapes of the Upper Midwest (Library ...

    The 75th anniversary of Library folklorist Alan Lomax's pioneering song collecting trip to the Upper Midwest in 1938.

    • Original Format: Web Pages - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, April 1, 1897

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, Apri...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1897-04-01

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  • Stuart Chase papers, 1907-1978

    Stuart Chase papers, 1907-1978

    Economist and author. Correspondence, drafts and manuscripts of books and writings, notes, reports, book reviews, contracts, subject files, printed matter, and other papers pertaining to Chase's contributions to economics and social policy, ...

    • Contributor: Chase, Stuart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Thomas Patrick Burke VHP Collection

    Thomas Patrick Burke VHP Collection

    Thomas Patrick Burke Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Burke, Thomas Patrick
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • William Edward Dodd papers, 1895-1955

    William Edward Dodd papers, 1895-1955

    Historian and diplomat. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, autobiographical notes, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Dodd's work as an author, professor of history at the University of Chicago, and ambassador ...

    • Contributor: Dodd, William Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frank Knox papers, 1898-1954

    Frank Knox papers, 1898-1954

    Newspaper editor and publisher, and U.S. secretary of the navy. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and miscellany relating to Knox's service in the Spanish-American War and World War I, ...

    • Contributor: Knox, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Mattie V. Thomas to Uriah W. Oblinger, July 6, 1868

    Letter from Mattie V. Thomas to Uriah W. Oblinger, July 6, 1868

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley) - Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1868-07-06
  • Meg Greenfield papers, Catalog Record

    Meg Greenfield papers,

    Restrictions apply. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, speeches, writings, interview transcripts, reports, research files, calendars and schedules, financial and legal records, travel files, academic records, biographical material, childhood diaries and writings, family papers, honors ...

    • Contributor: Greenfield, Meg
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Schuveldt Dewey papers, 1924-1933

    Charles Schuveldt Dewey papers, 1924-1933

    Banker, public official, and United States representative from Illinois. Subject files, reports, memoranda, statistical studies, charts, correspondence, clippings, and other printed matter relating to Dewey's service from 1927 to 1930 as a ...

    • Contributor: Dewey, Charles Schuveldt
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Burrel James Reynolds VHP Collection

    Burrel James Reynolds VHP Collection

    Burrel James Reynolds Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Burrel James
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Oblinger, August 3, 1868

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Oblinger, August 3...

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1868-08-03
  • Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, March 13, 1896

    Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Mabel Hubbard Bell, Marc...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1896-03-13

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  • Herndon-Weik collection of Lincolniana, circa 1824-1933

    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 ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alan Lomax collection of Michigan and Wisconsin recordings Catalog Record

    Alan Lomax collection of Michigan and Wisconsin recordings

    Various performers. Collection of field recordings and color film documenting instrumental music, songs, stories, and interviews recorded primarily in Michigan and Wisconsin by Alan Lomax, August 1-November 1, 1938 for the Archive ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1938
  • Illinois political campaign of 1858. Scrapbook assembled by Abraham Lincoln.

    Illinois political campaign of 1858. Scrapbook assembled by A...

    Scrapbook of newspaper clippings assembled and mounted by Mr. Lincoln as a manuscript for publication. Contains the texts of the Lincoln-Douglas debates, speeches, and correspondence of Lincoln and Douglas published in newspaper ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Maxwell Gitelson papers, 1918-1965

    Maxwell Gitelson papers, 1918-1965

    Psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. Chiefly correspondence, minutes, bylaws, reports, financial records, printed matter, and other records of psychoanalytic organizations in which Gitelson was a leader or member.

    • Contributor: Gitelson, Maxwell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Nathan Firestone VHP Collection

    Nathan Firestone VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Firestone, Nathan
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006-01-01
  • Olmsted Associates records, 1863-1971

    Olmsted Associates records, 1863-1971

    Landscape architectural firm. The records include correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, reports, plans, specifications, newspaper clippings, photographs, drawings, journals, account books, ledgers, lists, diagrams, blueprints, deeds, and printed matter constituting the business files of ...

    • Contributor: Olmsted Associates
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Horace H. Lurton papers, Catalog Record

    Horace H. Lurton papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence and telegrams, some written while Lurton was attending the University of Chicago and while he was a Confederate prisoner in Camp Chase, Ohio, and at Johnson Island Prison ...

    • Contributor: Lurton, Horace H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Clarence Edwin Carter papers, 1761-1961

    Clarence Edwin Carter papers, 1761-1961

    Editor, author, and professor of history. Correspondence, transcriptions, reports, financial papers, documents, book reviews, and clippings largely related to Carter's editorial career.

    • Contributor: Carter, Clarence Edwin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from S. T. Walker to Alexander Graham Bell, February 22, 1896

    Letter from S. T. Walker to Alexander Graham Bell, February 2...

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Walker, S. T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1896-02-22
  • Franklin MacVeagh papers, 1799-1934

    Franklin MacVeagh papers, 1799-1934

    Lawyer, businessman and U.S. secretary of the treasury. Correspondence, family papers, subject files, business, legal, and financial papers, speeches and writings, and miscellaneous material relating primarily to MacVeagh's service in the cabinet ...

    • Contributor: Macveagh, Franklin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Octave Chanute papers, 1807-1955

    Octave Chanute papers, 1807-1955

    Civil engineer and aviation pioneer. The bulk of the collection relates to Chanute's experiments with gliders and his scientific and financial support of aeronautical pioneers. Other papers concern his career as a ...

    • Contributor: Chanute, Octave
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ralph Henry Boelk VHP Collection

    Ralph Henry Boelk VHP Collection

    Ralph Henry Boelk Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Boelk, Ralph Henry
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Truman K. Gibson papers, circa 1900-1994

    Truman K. Gibson papers, circa 1900-1994

    Lawyer, business executive, and boxing promoter. Correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers reflecting the social life of the Gibson family in Chicago, Illinois. Also included in the papers ...

    • Contributor: Gibson, Truman K. (Truman Kella) - Gibson, Truman K.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles Follen McKim papers, 1838-1929

    Charles Follen McKim papers, 1838-1929

    Architect. Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diary, notes, legal and financial records, sketches, drawings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to the architectural firm of McKim, Mead, & White, New York, N.Y.

    • Contributor: McKim, Charles Follen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Abraham Lincoln papers, 1774-1948

    Abraham Lincoln papers, 1774-1948

    United States president and representative and lawyer from Illinois. Correspondence and other papers relating primarily to Abraham Lincoln's presidency and the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Hay papers, 1783-1999

    John Hay papers, 1783-1999

    Statesman, diplomat, historian, journalist, and poet. Correspondence and letterbooks, speeches, diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, and memoranda, mainly for the years 1897-1905 when Hay served as United States ambassador to Great Britain and United ...

    • Contributor: Hay, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, July 12, 1868

    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, July 12, 1868

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (Martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1868-07-12
  • 1989 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1989

    1989 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1989

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of French-Canadian music and dance, Polish-style polka, old-time bluegrass music, Bengali music, bluegrass music, vallenato-style Colombian music, and gospel ...

    • Contributor: Legault, Normand - Blazonczyk, Eddie - Hooven, Greg - Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • George M. Schwamberger VHP Collection

    George M. Schwamberger VHP Collection

    George M. Schwamberger Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Schwamberger, George M.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • Homegrown Concert Flyer for Kiu Haghighi Master of the Persian Santour, 2011 (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    Homegrown Concert Flyer for Kiu Haghighi Master of the Persia...

    Homegrown Concert Flyer for Kiu Haghighi Master of the Persian Santour, 2011: American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress

    • Original Format: Web Pages - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Stanley L. Sprunger VHP Collection

    Stanley L. Sprunger VHP Collection

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

    • Contributor: Sprunger, Stanley L.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005-01-01
  • John Dean Caton papers, 1826-1947

    John Dean Caton papers, 1826-1947

    Businessman and jurist. Correspondence, speeches, writings, legal records, financial records, a scrapbook, printed matter, and other material documenting mainly Caton's activities as a lawyer and businessman in Chicago and as associate and ...

    • Contributor: Caton, John Dean
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frederick Douglass papers, Catalog Record

    Frederick Douglass papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, diary (1886-1887), speeches, articles, manuscript of Douglass's autobiography, financial and legal papers, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating primarily to his interest in social, educational, and economic reform; ...

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material