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    Tom Raymond collection
    Photographs of the annual National Storytelling Festival, 1984-2012
    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 - International Storytelling Center
    • Date: 1984
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    Vida Chenoweth collection, circa 1940-2000 Collection of papers and audiovisual materials representing the life work of ethnomusicologist Vida Chenoweth. Manuscripts, sound recordings, photographs, and films mainly of her work with the Usarufa and numerous other people in Papua New Guinea, but culture groups from other places are also represented, including Vanuatu, Indonesia, Solomon Islands, Cook Islands New Zealand, Kenya, Zaire, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Ivory Coast, Ghana, South Africa, Cameroon, Senegal,...
    • Contributor: Chenoweth, Vida - Bee, Darlene Laverne - Tracey, Hugh - Festival of Pacific Arts
    • Date: 1940
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    Caffè Lena collection, 1960-2013 Collection of more than 500 audio recordings, plus digital audio files, video recordings, film, photographs, papers, and ephemera documenting the history of the Caffè Lena coffeehouse, a folk music club and theater in Saratoga Springs, New York, founded by Lena Spencer and Bill Spencer in 1960. The collection includes a large number of live concert performance recordings by folk musicians and singer-songwriters, as well...
    • Contributor: Arem, Jocelyn - Alper, Joe - Amram, David - Armstrong, Frankie - Block, Rory - Bok, Gordon - Book Binder, Roy - Bromberg, David - Broudy, Saul - Brown, Greg ... Arem, Jocelyn - Alper, Joe - Amram, David - Armstrong, Frankie - Block, Rory - Bok, Gordon - Book Binder, Roy - Bromberg, David - Broudy, Saul - Brown, Greg - Carawan, Guy - Clements, Vassar - Cooney, Michael - Estes, Sleepy John - Franke, Bob - Geremia, Paul - Gillette, Steve - Guthrie, Arlo - Hills, Anne - Lavin, Christine - Macarthur, Margaret - Mangsen, Cindy - McCaslin, Mary - McCutcheon, John - McGarrigle, Anna - McGarrigle, Kate - McLean, Don - Muir, Ann Mayo - Paton, Caroline - Paton, Sandy - Paxton, Tom - Petric, Faith - Pettis, Pierce - Phillips, Utah - Redpath, Jean - Ringer, Jim - Ritchie, Jean - Rogers, Gamble - Rogers, Garnet - Rucker, Sparky - Sciaky, Carla - Seeger, Mike - Seeger, Pete - Sky, Patrick - Sorrels, Rosalie - Spencer, Lena - Staines, Bill - Tabor, June - Traum, Artie - Traum, Happy - Van Ronk, Dave - Van Zandt, Townes - Vanaver, Bill - Wakefield, Frank - Walker, Jerry Jeff - West, Hedy - Caffè Lena (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.) - Aztec Two-Step (Musical Group) - Balfa Brothers - Greenbriar Boys - Schooner Fare (Musical Group)
    • Date: 1960
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    Robert Frank Augur collection, 1941-2016 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) The Robert Frank Augur Collection includes biographical information, civilian papers, clippings, correspondence, a diary, military papers, printed matter, a scrapbook, photographs, and artifacts relating to Augur's service in the United States Army during World War II.
    • Contributor: Augur, Robert Frank - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1941
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    Louis Milton Ronsheim collection, 1914-2000 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) The collection includes biographical information, books, civilian papers, clippings, correspondence, creative works, diaries, maps, memoirs, military papers, periodicals, printed matter, photographs and artifacts relating to Louis Milton Ronsheim's service in the United States Army during World War I.
    • Contributor: Ronsheim, Milton - Gibson, Pamela - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1914
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    Arthur Hamilton Bridge collection, 1941-2005 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) Proxy interview with the veteran's wife, Catherine Vail Bridge, was conducted by Athena Chiera for the Veterans History Project in 2005. Collection includes a biography of Arthur Hamilton Bridge by his wife, books, civilian papers, clippings, correspondence, diaries and journals, maps, memoirs, military papers, periodicals, printed matter, unit histories, a transcript, digital prints, negatives, original photographic prints, photocopies of photographic prints, slides and a...
    • Contributor: Bridge, Arthur Hamilton - Chiera, Athena - Bridge, Catherine Vail - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1941
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    Ewing Harry Miller collection, 1917-1923 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) The Ewing Harry Miller collection includes clippings, correspondence, creative works, a diary, military papers, periodicals, printed matter and photographs documenting the veteran's service in the United states Army during World War I in the United States and France, primarily dating 1917-1919.
    • Contributor: Miller, Ewing H. (Ewing Harry) - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1917
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    Peter Shemonsky collection, 1899-1970 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) Born in West Prussia, Germany, Peter Shemonsky served in the United States Army from 1898-1928. The collection includes civilian papers; correspondence; a diary; scrapbooks; periodicals; printed matter; digital prints; creative works; and an extensive amount of military papers dating 1898-1970.
    • Contributor: Shemonsky, Peter - Schmauss, Jane E. - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1898
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    Thomas Estévez Terry collection, 1918-1919 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) The collection includes two diaries documenting Thomas Estévez Terry's service in the United States Army during World War I. The first diary contains daily entries documenting his deployment from Camp Merritt, New Jersey, to France in January of 1918, and concludes with a December 31, 1918, entry, written while he was with American Expeditionary Forces in Occupied Germany. The second diary begins in January...
    • Contributor: Terry, Thomas Estévez - Terry-Church, Katherine - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1918
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    Charles Edmund Worth collection, 1917-1919 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) The Charles Edmund Worth collection includes clippings, correspondence, military papers, photographs, and creative works relating to Charles Edmund Worth’s service in the United States Navy in Brazil, and the United States during World War I. The bulk of the collection consists of letters written by Worth to his mother during his year stationed in Brazil, as well as personal essays on his observations of...
    • Contributor: Worth, Charles Edmund - Hiers, Lenore - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1917
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    Clyde Wilbur Russell collection, 1917-1919 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) The collection consists of correspondence, military papers, and artifacts relating to Clyde Wilbur Russell’s service in the United States Army during World War I. Correspondence includes letters to his mother and father, his brother and sister (both unidentified), and an additional brother, Roy, written while the veteran served with the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) in France. Topics covered include training in France, excitement to...
    • Contributor: Russell, Clyde Wilbur - Russell, Zach - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1917
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    Joseph Royston Gathings, I, collection, 1914-1936 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) The Joseph Royston Gathings, I, collection includes clippings, correspondence, military papers and photographs relating to Joseph Royston Gathings' service in the United States Army in France during World War I
    • Contributor: Gathings, Joseph Royston, I - Gathings, Joseph - Gathings, Joseph Royston - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1894
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    William Sylvanus Morris collection, 1917-2016 : Veterans History Project (U.S.) William Sylvanus Morris was born on May 5, 1888, in Lynchburg, Virginia. He served in the United States Army, 1917-1919, with the Headquarters Lines of Communication, American Expeditionary Force, at Fort Snelling, Minnesota; Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Paris, France and Bordeaux, France. The veteran served as a camp engineer and camp commander. He worked in a water supply department and designed water systems for camps,...
    • Contributor: Morris, William Sylvanus - Hinton, Richard - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1917
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    Jeanne Sakata collection, 1942-2010 Actress and playwright. Articles, correspondence, DVDs, essays, flyers, programs, scripts, research materials, and transcripts of oral history interviews relating to the struggles of Japanese American Gordan Hirabayashi during World War II for Jeanne Sakata's play Dawn's Light: The Journey of Gordan Hirabayashi. The play was eventually re-titled Hold These Truths. Subjects include Asian American theater and the civil rights and internment of Japanese Americans,...
    • Contributor: Sakata, Jeanne - Hirabayashi, Gordon K. - Asian American Pacific Islander Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1942
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    Arturo G. Pacho collection, 1945-2007 Author and educator. Articles, correspondence, thesis, publications, memorandums, meeting notes, agendas, brochures, programs, flyers, newsletters, newspaper clippings, organizational articles and bylaws, pamphlets, photographs, cassette tapes, and other research material are arranged according to Pacho’s work with Filipino American organizations and career as an author and educator. Subjects include Chinese-Filipinos, the Chinese in Southeast Asia, education, Filipino Americans, Filipino American educators, Filipino American social services...
    • Contributor: Pacho, Arturo G. - Asian American Pacific Islander Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1945
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    L'Aerophile collection, 1876-1949 Correspondence, blueprints and manufactures information for early French and foreign aircraft and dirigibles, reports of accidents involving flyers and balloonists, World War I aerial photographs and intelligence reports, a series of French cartoons, drawings, graphs, charts, diagrams of equipment, maps, newspapers, printed material, and photographs. The materials in the collection were evidently assembled by staff of the magazine L’Aerophile which was published by Georges...
    • Date: 1876
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    Romy Medeiros da Fonseca papers, 1949-2007 Romy Medeiros da Fonseca Biography: Distinguished lawyer and feminist from Rio de Janeiro, Romy Medeiros da Fonseca (RMF) was the main agent behind various movements that fought for women’s rights in Brazil. She was the co-author of the New Statue of the Married Woman in 1962, the intellectual author of the 1977 law allowing couples to divorce, and fought for the rights of women’s...
    • Contributor: Fonseca, Romy Medeiros Da.
    • Date: 1949
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    Mexican Revolution newspaper clippings archive, 1911-1913 A selection of English language news clippings from the early years of the Mexican Revolution. The articles, donated from the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, capture many of the important events that spurred the revolution including the rise of the revolutionaries and the fall of dictator Porfirio Díaz.
    • Date: 1911
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    National Broadcasting Company history files, 1922-1986 The National Broadcasting Company History files document the activities of the first national broadcasting network in the United States. The collection includes memoranda, correspondence, speeches, reports, policy statements, and pamphlets covering the creation of the network, its growth in the field of radio, and its subsequent expansion into television broadcasting.
    • Contributor: National Broadcasting Company - Dunham, Corydon - Goodman, Julian - Sarnoff, David - Silverman, Fred - Trammell, Niles - Weaver, Pat
    • Date: 1922
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    Papers from the Isabelle Sayers collection, circa 1886-1980 Paper and photographic materials created and gathered by Isabelle S. Sayers as she assembled her collection of early recordings and audio equipment.
    • Contributor: Sayers, Isabelle S.
    • Date: 1886
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    Carlton E. Morse script collection, 1939-1952 Photocopies of sixty-four radio scripts written by Carlton E. Morse for the detective series Adventures by Morse, I Love a Mystery, and I Love Adventure.
    • Contributor: Morse, Carlton E.
    • Date: 1939
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    Papers from the Jim Walsh collection, 1867-1987, and undated The papers consist of correspondence, research files, photographs, scrapbooks, and other materials that form part of a larger collection of sound recordings and audio equipment assembled by journalist, radio host, and early recording collector Jim Walsh.
    • Contributor: Walsh, Jim
    • Date: 1867
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    Manfred F. DeMartino collection of CBS radio scripts, 1943-1945 Scripts and a photograph acquired by Manfred F. DeMartino while working backstage at CBS radio during the mid-1940s. Includes scripts for the Frank Sinatra Show, Philip Morris Playhouse, and Your Hit Parade.
    • Contributor: Demartino, Manfred F.
    • Date: 1943
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    Papers from the H. Vose Greenough Jr. collection, 1937-1972
    Papers from the H.V. Greenough collection,
    Personal papers of H. Vose Greenough Jr., founder and owner of Technichord Records, a small recording company in Brookline, Massachusetts, as well as materials from Technichord Records.
    • Contributor: Greenough, H. V. (H. Vose) - Greenough, H. V.
    • Date: 1937
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    Columbia Records paperwork collection, 1923-1964 Record label orders, record label copy sheets, press release information, recording studio job sheets, and cut-out project information from Columbia Records.
    • Contributor: Columbia Records, Inc
    • Date: 1923