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    Rouben Mamoulian papers, 1740-1987 Theatrical and film director. Correspondence, diaries, scripts, production material, speeches, writings, printed matter, scrapbooks, memorabilia and other papers relating to Mamoulian's life and career.
    • Contributor: Mamoulian, Rouben
    • Date: 1740
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    Ronald L. Ziegler papers, 1956-1999 White House press secretary, assistant to President Richard M. Nixon, and trade association administrator. Correspondence, memoranda, political files, subject files, legal material, notes, transcripts of press briefings and press conferences, press releases, briefing material, photographs, family papers, biographical material, calendars and schedules, speeches, writings, telephone logs, printed material, clippings, and other papers documenting chiefly Ziegler's activities in the administration of President Richard M. Nixon.
    • Contributor: Ziegler, Ronald L. (Ronald Louis) - Ziegler, Ronald L.
    • Date: 1956
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    Carl Eckart papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, lectures, subject files, biographical information, printed materials, photographs, and other materials relating to Eckart's career as oceanographer and physicist. Pertains to Eckart's research in physics especially quantum theory and in thermodynamics while on the faculty of the University of Chicago (1928-1946); resignation from the U.S. Office of Scientific Research and Development's National Defense Research Committee in opposition to development of the atomic ...
    • Contributor: Eckart, Carl
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    Carl R. Rogers papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, family papers, writings, book files, notes on workshops and other meetings, project files, academic files, research files, transcripts of psychotherapy sessions, and administrative papers documenting Rogers's career. Pertains chiefly to his association with the Center for Studies of the Person, La Jolla, Calif., of which he was a founding member, and his work as a proponent of humanistic psychology, client-centered psychotherapy, the human ...
    • Contributor: Rogers, Carl R. (Carl Ransom)
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    Curtis L. Malaney papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Typescript comparing the conduct of Adm. Horatio Nelson during two engagements of the British Royal Navy (1797 and 1801) with that of Capt. Robert Morris and other U.S. Navy officers who caused their destroyers to run aground off Point Honda, Calif. (1923). Includes photocopies of transcripts of the naval court of inquiry investigating the incident and of Morris's subsequent court-martial.
    • Contributor: Malaney, Curtis L.
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    Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Foundation records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, minutes of meetings, reports, subject files, financial records, printed matter, photographs, and other records relating to the foundation's funding of projects and programs in aviation and rocketry and in criminal justice. Aviation and rocketry files pertain chiefly to litigation involving patents of Robert H. Goddard, in particular his patent for liquid fuel rockets, and to exhibitions at the National Air and Space Museum ...
    • Contributor: Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Foundation
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    Jefferson Davis papers, 1795-1913 President of the Confederate States of America. Correspondence and related articles, speeches, clippings, reports and notes documenting Davis's political career and his family.
    • Contributor: Davis, Jefferson
    • Date: 1795
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    The California daddy [textual transcription]
    A story here I wish to tell
    Textual transcription of poem by George Graham. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 2 p.
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    Shirley M. Hufstedler papers, 1979-1981 Lawyer, jurist, and secretary of education. Photocopies of correspondence, memoranda, speeches, policy statements, and other papers, and microfilm of decision memoranda relating chiefly to Hufstedler's tenure as United States secretary of education in the Jimmy Carter administration.
    • Contributor: Hufstedler, Shirley M.
    • Date: 1979
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    Henry S. Pritchett papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, writings, reports, travel diaries, autobiographical material, Pritchett's book entitled What is Religion? (1906), and other papers relating to Pritchett's career in science and education. Documents his activities with the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, Massachusetts Charles River Basin Commission, Santa Barbara Relief Fund Committee, formation of the U.S. Bureau of Standards, and the Franklin Fund. Subjects include education, medical education, ...
    • Contributor: Pritchett, Henry S. (Henry Smith)
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    Rouben Mamoulian papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, scripts, production material, family papers, scrapbooks, printed matter, memorabilia and other papers relating to Mamoulian's career as a theatrical and film director and to his personal life. Includes files for film and theater productions spanning Mamoulian's entire career. Documents his Armenian heritage and contacts with other Armenians; interactions with individuals involved in the arts and entertainment of the twentieth century; ...
    • Contributor: Mamoulian, Rouben
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    Letter from Lillie Oblinger to Uriah W. Oblinger, December 3, 1900
    • Contributor: Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley) - Clendenan, Dixie (Lillie May Oblinger Erickson Seyfried Cheatham)
    • Date: 1900-12-03
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    Thomas T. Craven papers, 1842-1969 Naval officer. Correspondence, family papers, and subject files relating primarily to his convoy duty and command of United States Naval Aviation Forces in Europe during World War I, and his command of a gunboat flotilla on the Yangtze River in China during 1929-1931.
    • Contributor: Craven, Thomas T. (Thomas Tingey) - Craven, Thomas T.
    • Date: 1842
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    Victor Gruen papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Personal and business correspondence, project files, speeches, writings, biographical material, and scrapbooks documenting Gruen's career in architectural design, city planning, and environmental counseling, with special emphasis on architectural and land use projects undertaken from 1960 to 1980 by his firms, Gruen Associates, headquartered in New York and Los Angeles, and Victor Gruen International, centered in Vienna, Austria. Project files are most extensive for design ...
    • Contributor: Gruen, Victor
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    Thomas Oliver Selfridge papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, logbooks, notebooks, and other papers relating to Selfridge's naval career. Includes material relating to his service as commander of the USS Mississippi and of the Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Calif., and as president of the U.S. Naval Examining Board (Line). Correspondents include his son, T.O. Selfridge, Henry E. Ballard, George E. Belknap, A.F. Crossman, Francis E. Grice, and David D. Porter.
    • Contributor: Selfridge, Thomas Oliver
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    Hear the nightingales sing [textual transcription]
    One morning, one morning, one morning in May
    Textual song transcription. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In English. 1 p.
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    W.G. McAdoo papers, 1786-1941 Lawyer, business executive, U.S. secretary of the treasury, and U.S. senator from California. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, scrapbooks, drafts and copies of speeches, articles, and books, bulletins, photographs, and printed matter, relating chiefly to McAdoo's activities in business and public life during the Woodrow Wilson presidential administration. Includes family correspondence of the Floyd, McAdoo, and Gibbs families.
    • Contributor: McAdoo, W. G. (William Gibbs) - McAdoo, W. G.
    • Date: 1786
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    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
    • Date: 1921
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    The California emigrant [textual and melodic transcriptions]
    Like Argos of the ancient times | Oh California, that's the land for me
    Textual and melodic transcriptions and notes about song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 3 p.
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    Key Pittman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, articles, subject files, legal and financial records, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, printed matter, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence relating primarily to Pittman's service in the U.S. Senate. Subjects include Alaskan affairs, Boulder Dam (Hoover Dam, Ariz. and Nev.), reclamation of lands in Nevada, mining and coinage, silver, foreign trade, commercial relations with China and the ...
    • Contributor: Pittman, Key
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    Ernest Joseph King papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, notes, orders to duty, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to King's activities as commander in chief of the U.S. Fleet and chief of naval operations during World War II. Documents his participation in Allied conferences including the Argentina Conference (August 1941), Quebec Conference (1943), Cairo Conference (1943), Teheran Conference (1943), Yalta Conference (1945), and Potsdam Conference (July ...
    • Contributor: King, Ernest Joseph
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    Caspar W. Weinberger papers, 1910-2005 United States secretary of defense, United States secretary of health, education, and welfare, California state legislator, lawyer, journalist, and business executive. Correspondence, legal and subject files, appointment books and daily schedules, diary notes and other jottings, family papers, financial material, interview transcripts, television scripts, newspaper columns, book and speech files, and legislative and political material relating to Weinberger's career in journalism and government.
    • Contributor: Weinberger, Caspar W.
    • Date: 1910
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    Alma and Quetzal concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Digital sound recordings, video recordings, and photographs documenting a concert performed by the two groups representing California Chicano music, Alma and Quetzal in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on September 14, 2011 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Photographs by John Barton. Agustín Lira is a composer, musician, and singer songwriter whose songs address issues of ...
    • Contributor: Lira, Agustín - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2011
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    Letter from David Fairchild, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry, Washington, D.C., to John D. Whiting
    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Fairchild, David - U.S. Department of Agriculture - Whiting, John D. (John David)
    • Date: 1916-12-30
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    Then blow, bullies, blow [textual transcription]
    Then blow, bullies, blow
    Textual transcription of song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 1 p.