Search Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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    Wallace R. Brode papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, speeches and writings, academic, travel, and subject files, awards, patents, theater programs, printed material, and photographs chiefly relating to Brode's tenure as director (1951-1960) and foreign secretary (1965-1967) of the American Chemical Society, associate director (1947-1958) of the National Bureau of Standards, and science advisor (1958-1960) to U.S. Secretary of State John Foster Dulles. Includes material on the dismissal of Allen ...
    • Contributor: Brode, Wallace R. (Wallace Reed)
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    Coolidge-Pollard families papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, travel journals, scrapbooks, legal records, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting the relationship between Calvin Coolidge and his maternal relatives, the Pollards of Vermont; his attachment to Vermont; life in the White House during his presidency; and the lives, work, and travels of the Pollards. Subjects include World War I service of Bryant Frank Pollard, Fred Don Pollard, and ...
    • Contributor: Pollard, Isaac - Welch, Linda Margaret Farr
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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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    Arthur Gleason papers, 1863-1931 Journalist, editor, and social reformer. Family and general correspondence, writings, subject files, clippings, and printed matter relating to Gleason's editorial work with Cosmopolitan, The Survey, and Collier's Weekly; his experiences as a journalist and medic in World War I; his activities on behalf of the British labor movement, Bureau of Industrial Research, United Mine Workers, and socialism; and his interest in topics such as ...
    • Contributor: Gleason, Arthur
    • Date: 1863
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    Arthur Hamilton Bridge collection, Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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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    Arch Oboler collection, 1916-1992 Nearly the entirety of the prolific output of radio playwright and independent film maker Arch Oboler (1909-1987) in radio, motion pictures, television, theater, and print is contained in the Arch Oboler Collection. Featured are his radio plays from the 1930s and 1940s and the first three-dimensional feature film, Bwana Devil.
    • Contributor: Oboler, Arch
    • Date: 1916
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    Rowland V. Lee papers, 1907-1971 Director, producer, actor, and dramatist. Scripts, scrapbooks, photographs, printed matter, and other papers relating to Lee's career in motion pictures as a silent film actor, director, and producer during the period 1917-1959.
    • Contributor: Lee, Rowland V.
    • Date: 1907
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    Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco records, 1940-1946 Recreational center established during World War II for military personnel whose civilian professions or avocations included the fine arts. Letters received by Charles Cooper, managing director, and his wife, Marie Cooper. Includes a register of visitors to the center, samples of poetry, musical and radio programs, newspaper clippings, bulletins, photographs, and publicity material.
    • Contributor: Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco
    • Date: 1940
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    Peter A. Demens papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, articles, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to Demens's authorship of articles for the Russian journal Viestnik Evropy (Saint Petersburg, Russia) and for Russian and American newspapers. Subjects include American politics and presidential campaigns; the annexation of Hawaii; Cuba; Dukhobors and their immigration to Canada; treatment of Jews in Russia; the Russo-Japanese War, 1904-1905; Bloody Sunday, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 1905; Molokans in ...
    • Contributor: Demens, Peter A. - Tverskoĭ, P. A.
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    John J. Walsh papers, 1933-2004 Federal Bureau of Investigation agent. Correspondence, writings, and research material relating to Walsh’s career as a Federal Bureau of Investigation agent and as an investigator for congressional committees and executive branch agencies. Includes Walsh’s unpublished memoir and research files relating to the Venona project and to Matthew Silverman, a figure in the Alger Hiss case.
    • Contributor: Walsh, John J. (John Joseph) - Walsh, John J.
    • Date: 1933
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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 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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    John W. Colbert papers, 1895-1966 Pathologist and physician. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and lectures, articles, research materials, and artwork pertaining to Colbert's experiences researching tropical diseases, providing medical care to the French and American armies during World War I, accompanying the American Expeditionary Forces to Russia, working as a physician in China, founding the Woman's Ambulance and Defense Corps of America, and serving as a U.S. Army officer during World ...
    • Contributor: Colbert, John W. (John William) - Colbert, John W.
    • Date: 1895
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    Peter A. Demens papers, 1880-2000 Author, businessman, railroad promoter, and entrepreneur. Notebooks, scrapbooks, correspondence, and articles mostly relating to Demens's authorship of articles for the Russian journal Viestnik Evropy and Russian and American newspapers on events in America and his life.
    • Contributor: Demens, Peter A. - Tverskoĭ, P. A.
    • Date: 1880
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    Henry Harley Arnold papers, 1903-1989 Pioneer aviator and United States Army officer. Correspondence, memoranda, journals, notebooks, drafts and proofs of Henry Harley (Hap) Arnold's memoirs, Global Mission (1949), articles, speeches, reports, orders, printed material, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to the development of military aeronautics in the United States and to aeronautical policies and events of World War II.
    • Contributor: Arnold, Henry Harley
    • Date: 1903
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    John J. Walsh papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, and research files relating chiefly to the Venona project, a secret program of the U.S. Army Signal Intelligence Service examining encrypted Soviet diplomatic communications. Research files include translations of messages sent among Komitet gosudarstvennoĭ bezopasnosti (KGB) agents and operatives in Australia; Mexico; Moscow, Russia; New York, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif.; South America; and Washington, D.C., during the 1940s and 1950s. Also includes ...
    • Contributor: Walsh, John J. (John Joseph)
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    Wallace R. Brode papers, 1901-1974 Educator, scientist, and government official. Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, speeches and writings, subject files, and other papers relating primarily to Brode's career in science and government.
    • Contributor: Brode, Wallace R. (Wallace Reed) - Brode, Wallace R.
    • Date: 1901
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    George Creel papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly scrapbooks and bound volumes of writings by and about Creel. Also includes correspondence, notes, speeches, lectures, book reviews, an unpublished manuscript titled Liberty Bells, and campaign material relating to Creel's unsuccessful 1934 campaign for governor of California. A series on Woodrow Wilson and the U.S. Committee on Public Information contains correspondence with Wilson as well as Wilson's corrections of drafts of Creel's cables, ...
    • Contributor: Creel, George
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    Rowland V. Lee papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Scripts, reviews, clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, production stills, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Lee's career as a silent film actor in Thomas H. Ince productions and as a director, producer, and writer during the period 1917-1959. Includes Lee's scripts for films he directed such as A Thousand to One (1920), The Cup of Life (1921), Desire (1923), Alice Adams (1923), Barbed Wire ...
    • Contributor: Lee, Rowland V.
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    George Creel papers, 1857-1953 Author, editor, and government official. Scrapbooks and bound volumes of writings by and about Creel form the bulk of the collection. Includes correspondence, notes, speeches, lectures, book reviews, and campaign material. A series on Woodrow Wilson and the United States Committee on Public Information contains correspondence with Wilson as well as his corrections of drafts of Creel's cables, letters, speeches, and other writings relating ...
    • Contributor: Creel, George
    • Date: 1857
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    Leonard John Kovar collection, Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Interview conducted for the Veterans History Project 2001. This collection contains audio recordings, civilian papers, clippings, correspondence, creative works, a diary, military papers, mixed manuscripts, mixed periodicals, unit histories, a transcript, and photographs. The majority of this collection consists of correspondence between Kovar and his family, some of which was written while Kovar was a prisoner of war.
    • Contributor: Kovar, Leonard John - Cross, Coy F. - Beale Air Force Base (Calif.) - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1922
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    Thomas T. Craven papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, writings, orders, reports, biographical and genealogical materials, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating primarily to Craven's World War I convoy duty in Atlantic and Mediterranean waters (1917-1918), his command of the United States Naval Aviation Forces in Europe (1918), his command of a gunboat flotilla on the Yangtze River, China (1929-1931), and his service as chief coordinator of the U.S. Federal Coordinating ...
    • Contributor: Craven, Thomas T. (Thomas Tingey)
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    John W. Colbert papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, lectures, articles, research materials, artwork, and other papers pertaining to Colbert's experiences researching tropical diseases primarily in Panama and Puerto Rico in the early 1900s, training nurses in Puerto Rico (1904-1905), assisting in relief efforts following the earthquake and firestorm in San Francisco (1906), providing medical care for the French and American armies in Belgium, the Gallipoli Peninsula (Turkey), and France ...
    • Contributor: Colbert, John W. (John William)
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    Arthur Gleason papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, subject files, clippings, and printed matter relating chiefly to Gleason's editorial work with Cosmopolitan, The Survey, and Collier's Weekly magazines; his experiences as a journalist and medic in World War I; and his activities on behalf of the British labor movement, Bureau of Industrial Research, United Mine Workers of America, and socialism. Subjects include immigration, Jews in the U.S., American isolationism, the ...
    • Contributor: Gleason, Arthur
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    Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Card file reflecting the interests of military personnel visiting the center; correspondence from service members around the world received by Charles Cooper, executive director, and his wife, Marie Cooper; guest register of visitors with signatures often including doodles, sketches, and musical notations; poetry; newspaper clippings, bulletins, and programs; and photographs of students and their works.
    • Contributor: Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco