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    Martha Dodd papers, 1898-1990 Author and political exile. Correspondence, writings, research materials, memoirs, genealogical material, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating to Dodd's experiences (1933-1937) in Berlin with her father, William Edward Dodd, American ambassador to Germany; her exile (1957-1990) with her husband, Alfred Kaufman Stern, in Cuba and Czechoslovakia following indictment for participation in Soviet espionage; and her writings on topics including the civil rights movement in ...
    • Contributor: Dodd, Martha
    • Date: 1898
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    Mira Lloyd Dock papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, printed matter, clippings, photographs, maps, and other papers pertaining primarily to Dock's involvement in conservation, forestry, forestry education, and horticulture in Pennsylvania and elsewhere in the U.S. as well as in England and Germany. Documents her work with the General Federation of Women's Clubs, Pennsylvania State Forestry Reservation Commission, and State Federation of Pennsylvania Women. Subjects include Arbor Day; John G. Bartram; forest ...
    • Contributor: Dock, Mira Lloyd
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    Arnold Gesell papers, 1870-1971 Psychologist and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, published and unpublished writings, addresses, lectures, and film scripts, clinical and medical books, personnel records, contracts, biographical and genealogical material, abstracts, photographs, research data, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Gesell's work as director of the Yale Clinic of Child Development, his studies of the mental and physical development of infants and children, and his role in the ...
    • Contributor: Gesell, Arnold
    • Date: 1870
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    E. B. Washburne papers, 1829-1889 United States representative from Illinois, diplomat, lawyer, and historian. Principally correspondence covering most phases of Washburne's career from his election to Congress in 1852 until 1882. Includes letterbooks, 1869-1877, of official correspondence and communications during Washburne's term as minister to France.
    • Contributor: Washburne, E. (Elihu Benjamin) - Washburne, E.
    • Date: 1829
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    George Thomas Washington papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, writings, personal and office files, legal memoranda, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Washington's service as an attorney in the U.S. Dept. of Justice and as chief of U.S. lend-lease operations in the Middle East and head of American economic missions in Iran and Iraq during World War II. Subjects include the labor conditions of coal miners, price controls, congressional ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George Thomas
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    Howard-von Recum family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Diaries and correspondence relating primarily to the diplomatic career of Sir Henry Howard and documenting his postings in China; Denmark; France; Greece; Guatemala; Hague, Netherlands; Russia; the United States; and the Vatican during World War I. Includes correspondence and diaries, interleaved with photographs, clippings, and ephemera, of his daughter, Marie Ernestine Howard von Recum (also known as Da) pertaining to her years as a ...
    • Contributor: Howard, Henry - Von Recum, Marie Ernestine Howard
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    Worthington Chauncey Ford papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, notes, research notebooks, and indexes compiled by Ford primarily during his years as chief of the Library of Congress Manuscript Division, 1901-1909. Includes an untitled book draft by Ford on European and American history; indexes of historical papers including of Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton; and notes on China, Cuba, Netherlands East Indies, France, Germany, Greece, Russia, and other countries and subjects.
    • Contributor: Ford, Worthington Chauncey
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    Charles Wilkes papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, journals and diaries, autobiography, scientific tracts and notes detailing weather and tidal observations, legal and financial papers, genealogical charts, printed material, and other papers. Subjects include Wilkes's command of an expedition (1838-1842) to the Antarctic, islands in the Pacific, and the northwest coast of the U.S.; his work in Washington, D.C., preparing and publishing (1843-1863) information collected by the expedition; his capture ...
    • Contributor: Wilkes, Charles
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    Wernher Von Braun papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, fan mail, speeches and writings, public relations material, subject files, scrapbooks, and printed material relating to Von Braun's career in rocketry and aerospace engineering from his early work on the V-2 rocket in Germany to his service at the U.S. Dept. of Defense, the Redstone Arsenal, and the NASA George C. Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. Includes material pertaining to guided ...
    • Contributor: Von Braun, Wernher
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    George Biddle papers, 1863-1973 Artist and public official. Correspondence; diaries; drafts and printed copies of speeches, articles, and a memoir; sketchbooks; scrapbooks; announcements; book reviews; and other papers relating chiefly to Biddle's role in American art, his work for the federal support of art, and the Federal Art Project, including also material relating to his involvment with the United States War Department Art Advisory Committee, World War II, ...
    • Contributor: Biddle, George
    • Date: 1863
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    Georg Martin Wunderlich papers, 1897-1951 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.
    • Contributor: Wunderlich, Georg Martin
    • Date: 1897
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    Andrew Jackson Donelson papers, 1779-1943 Lawyer, editor, army officer, diplomat, and presidential secretary. Correspondence, journals, draft messages of Andrew Jackson, diplomatic papers, newsclippings, scrapbook, sketches, photos, and other papers covering Donelson's career as aide-de-camp and secretary to Andrew Jackson, charge d'affaires to Texas, minister to Prussia, editor of the Washington Union, and candidate for vice president. Includes papers of Donelson's wife, Emily Tennessee Donelson, daughter, Mary Emily Donelson, and ...
    • Contributor: Donelson, Andrew Jackson - Burke, Pauline Wilcox - Donelson, Emily Tennessee - Martin, James Glasgow - Randolph, Meriwether Lewis - Wilcox, Mary Emily Donelson
    • Date: 1779
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    Paul Field Sifton and Claire Sifton papers, 1912-1980 Paul Field Sifton, playwright, government official, and Claire Sifton, editor and author. Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, family papers, printed matter, and miscellany relating to the Siftons' literary, labor, and governmental careers.
    • Contributor: Sifton, Paul Field
    • Date: 1912
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    Katharine Amend Kellock papers, 1924-1969 Economist and editor. Correspondence, project reports, writings, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Kellock's work with the Federal Writers' Project, the Department of State, and the Department of Agriculture Resettlement Administration.
    • Contributor: Kellock, Katharine Amend
    • Date: 1924
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    Wallace Rankin Deuel papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, lectures, writings, transcripts of radio broadcasts, financial records, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Deuel's career as a journalist with the Chicago Daily News and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Includes material pertaining to his work as diplomatic correspondent in Berlin, Germany, prior to World War II. Also documents his service as an intelligence officer with the U.S. Office of Strategic ...
    • Contributor: Deuel, Wallace Rankin
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    Russell E. Train papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Diaries, correspondence, speeches and writings, governmental and organizational records, topical files, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Train's work as a conservationist and environmentalist in public and private sectors on national and international environmental issues and policies. Documents his service with the African Wildlife Leadership Foundation (later the African Wildlife Foundation), Conservation Foundation, Council on Environmental Quality, North Atlantic Treaty Organization's Committee on ...
    • Contributor: Train, Russell E.
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    Rodgers family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, accounts, notebooks, military records, financial papers, biographical and genealogical material, scrapbook, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to John Rodgers's naval service and to family affairs. Documents Rodgers's command of the naval squadron in the Mediteranean Sea during the Tripolitan War and again in 1826-1827, his command of the New York Naval Shipyard and of the flotilla enforcing the ...
    • Contributor: Macomb, Alexander - Macomb, Ann Minerva Rodgers - Macomb, Christina - Macomb, Nannie - Rodgers, John - Rodgers, Minerva Denison
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    Bancroft-Bliss families papers, 1788-1928 Correspondence, diary, legal and financial papers, article and book galleys, invitations, and printed material of members of the Bliss and Bancroft families, including George Bancroft (1800-1891); his wife, Elizabeth Davis Bancroft (1803-1886), her first husband, Alexander Bliss (1792-1827); and their son, Alexander Bliss (1827-1896).
    • Date: 1788
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    John Toland papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, interviews, military reports, reminiscences, notes, maps, photographs, and production material relating chiefly to Toland's books on World War II and gangsterism in the 1930s. Includes drafts, galleys, and proofs of Ships in the Sky: the Story of the Great Dirigibles (1957); the Battle, the Story of the Bulge (1959, later reissued as Battle of the Bulge), a history the German offensive in the ...
    • Contributor: Toland, John
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    Arnold Gesell papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, addresses, lectures, writings, reports, manuals, articles, book reviews, broadcast and film scripts, clinical and medical records, tests, contracts, financial and legal records, personnel records, press releases, bulletins, biographical and genealogical material, clippings, scrapbooks, charts, illustrations, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Gesell's years as director of the Yale Clinic of Child Development, his studies of the mental and physical development of ...
    • Contributor: Gesell, Arnold
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    Charles Fahy papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, legal case files, subject files, and other papers relating chiefly to Fahy's service on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Also documents his role as an advisor and representative of the presidential administrations of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, and Lyndon B. Johnson, including his negotiations on lend-lease ...
    • Contributor: Fahy, Charles
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    Wallace Carroll papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, reports, and propaganda leaflets comprising subject files with narrative histories and inventories documenting Carroll's duties as deputy director for European operations of the U.S. Office of War Information in Washington, D.C. (1944-1945), and, to a lesser extent, as director of the OWI branch in London, England (1942-1944) and his work for the Psychological Strategy Board, the U.S. Dept. of State, and the ...
    • Contributor: Carroll, Wallace
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    Loy W. Henderson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, writings including an unpublished memoir, academic and subject files, engagement books, scrapbook, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Henderson's diplomatic career, especially his post in the Soviet Union as well as posts in the Baltic States, India, Iran, and Iraq. Also documents his assignments with the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C.; service with the American Red Cross; and work ...
    • Contributor: Henderson, Loy W. (Loy Wesley)
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    William Harrison Standley papers, 1895-1963 Naval officer and United States ambassador to the Soviet Union. Correspondence, writings, military papers, and miscellaneous material dealing primarily with Standley's career in the navy and as ambassador.
    • Contributor: Standley, William Harrison
    • Date: 1895
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    Jacob Gerhard Koch papers, 1783-1941 Merchant and marine insurance broker. Correspondence, letterbooks, diary, account books, ledgers, inventories, indexes, receipts, and miscellaneous documents relating to Koch’s investment business in Philadelphia, Amsterdam, and Alexandria, Va.
    • Contributor: Koch, Jacob Gerhard
    • Date: 1783