International lawyer, professor of law, and consultant to the Department of State. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, academic records, legal writings, financial papers, photographs, memorabilia, printed matter, biographical data, military papers, and unpublished studies primarily reflecting Wunderlich’s legal education and career in Germany, his forced emigration as a Jew, and subsequent legal work and teaching in the United States.
Correspondence, diaries, manuscripts of unpublished studies, legal writings, notebooks, biographical material, military documents, academic records, financial records, clippings, printed matter, photographs, memorabilia, and other papers relating primarily to Wunderlich's career in law in Germany and the United States. Documents his legal education in Germany; activities on behalf of clients in West Africa and elsewhere; services to the German Imperial Government during World War I ...
Correspondence, journal (1770-1791), military records, travel notes, and writings chiefly relating to von Krafft's career as a mercenary soldier. Includes material on his service for the British during the American Revolution. The papers also reflect his travels in Russia, the Netherlands, and Québec, his interest in astronomy, geometry, literature, mathematics, and philosophy, his fluency in several languages, and his work on a perpetual calendar.
Hessian army officer and surveyor. Correspondence, a journal, military records, travel notes, and writings chiefly relating to Krafft's career as a mercenary soldier, including his service for the British during the American Revolution.
Typewritten transcription and translation of a diary kept by Waldeck while chaplain with the 3rd English-Waldeck Regiment (Waldeckische Regiment, 3te, of the principality of Waldeck) during the American Revolution. Documents military events in New York, New Jersey, and Florida and voyages from Germany to New York (October 1776) and from New Jersey to West Florida via Jamaica (October 1778). Includes Waldeck's observations on social ...
Waldeck, Philipp - Burgoyne, Bruce E.
Consists of selections from the following series: STAATSKANZLEI: Diplomatic reports (1756-1863), mainly relating to America, from England, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Holland, the United States, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain, and Belgium, many of which relate to the American Revolution. ADMINISTRATIVE REGISTRATUR: Dispatches from the Austrian Minister in Washington to the Ministry of Foreign Affaires at Vienna; special convolutes on Austrian emigration to the United States, ...
Selections include material of or on the Hausarchiv Johann, the Hoch-Deutschen Campanie, the Elb-Amerikanische Companie, Ober Konsistorium, and the Ministerium des Innern relating to emigration to America, appointments of consuls and chargés de affaires, trade with and Lutheranism in North America, and American influence in establishing a cotton factory in Fulda (1792-1831).
Selections include correspondence (1779-1782) between the Count of Neuwied and Count Schwerin who served with the French army in the American Revolution; a land concession in Maine by Samuel Waldo to the Count of Neuwied; and a diary of travels in America (1832-1834), and other letters and papers of Maximilian, Prince of Wied.
Consists of selections from the AKTEN DES KOMMERZSENATES on the importation of Austrian wines in the U.S. in 1837; PRÄSIDIALAKTEN DES FINANZMINISTERIUMS relating to commercial relations between Austria and the United States, the establishment of an Austrian consul general in New York (1817), commercial and navigational treaties, and a direct shipping line between Trieste and the United States (1855); the PRÄSIDIALAKTEN DER ALLGEMEINEN HOFKAMMER ...
Selections from records of the General Finanz; Auswärtiges Amt; Ministerium des Innern; Gesandschaft; Justiz Ministerium; Civil Kabinet; Nachlässe; and Kabinetts Registratur relating to trade, diplomacy, military matters, and emigration involving the U.S., Great Britain, Poland, France, Netherlands, and Spain.
Journal (114 pages) containing contemporary copy of two serial letters written by Cleve, aide-de-camp to Maj. Gen. Friedrich von Riedesel, to his family and friends in Germany. The first (1777 March 9-April 20) written from St. Anne, Canada, contains detailed descriptions of the living conditions of the Hessian soldiers during the Canadian winter, in addition to comments on the local social life, hunting, fishing, ...
Chiefly correspondence of Weitershausen during his Civil War service as a soldier and musician in the 6th Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery Regiment. Subjects include the defense of Washington, D.C., and the cultural life of German immigrants in Pittsburgh, Pa. Also includes a contract, letters written by other individuals, and other papers. Includes translations of some of the letters.
Title devised by cataloger. Holograph, in ink. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress. Purchase; Gershwin Fund; John McGlinn; December 5, 1996.
Title devised by cataloger. Typescript with holograph signature in ink. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress.
Reports on the New World; Campagnetagebuch (1778-1780, 1776-1790) on the American Revolution; manuscript entitled "Das Spanische Heer, Welches Dermal in Amerika Dient"; three memoirs on America (1819-1824); report (1842-1843) on U.S. railroads, canals, and shipbuilding by Carl Moering, captain, Austrian engineers; and diaries and reports on the American tour (1867) of Admiral Wilhelm Freiherr von Teggetthoff.
Scrapbook of mounted photos, maps, postcards, typescript and hand colored drawings of Wolterr's 1937 trip to New York and environs, Buffalo, Niagara, Cleveland, Detroit, Chicago, St. Louis, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh and environs, Washington D.C. and environs (Greenbelt, Md.), Philadelphia and Atlantic City. Includes pictures of train stations, major streets, swimming areas, parks, skyscrapers, memorials, houses and embassy buildings.