Search Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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    Raymond Clapper papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches, manuscripts of articles and books, notebooks, dispatches, releases, radio scripts, reports, reference files, pamphlets, promotional material, scrapbooks, clippings, memorabilia, and photographs. Chiefly reference material pertaining to the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration and World War II. Subjects include Clapper's book, Racketeering in Washington (1933), censorship, Clapper family, defense, elections, Germany, Great Britain, Gridiron Club, Warren G. Harding, Herbert Hoover, inaugurations, Japan,...
    • Contributor: Clapper, Raymond
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    Feamster family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, essays, notes and notebooks, financial and legal records, circulars, genealogical material, newspaper clippings, and other papers of the allied Feamster (Feemster), Alderson, Cary (Carey), and Mathews (Matthews) families. Subjects include farming, law, medicine, military, politics, and religion, as well as geography, economic and social conditions, and education in areas and states in which members of the family visited or resided including Arkansas,...
    • Contributor: Cary, Charles William - Feamster, Claudius Newman - Feamster, Felix Claudius - Feamster, Martha Alderson - Feamster, Robert Cantrell - Feamster, Samuel William Newman - Feamster, Thomas L.
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    Joseph Kingsbury-Smith papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, wire-service reports, transcribed interviews and phone calls, notes on conversations, background files, biographical material, family papers, financial records, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Kingsbury-Smith's career with Hearst Corporation and to his personal relationship with the Hearst family, in particular William Randolph Hearst, Jr. Other family members represented include Austine McDonnell Hearst, Millicent Willson Hearst, Patricia (Patty) Hearst, and...
    • Contributor: Kingsbury-Smith, Joseph
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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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    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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    Elections Research Center records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, ballots, election returns, reports, notes, statistical data, newspaper clippings, and printed matter documenting elections in all fifty states and the District of Columbia collected by the organization between 1955 and 1992 for the purpose of compilation, analysis, and publication. Subjects include voting research and statistics; American political parties; the 1990 U.S. Census and resulting congressional reapportionment; the 99th though 101st U.S. Congresses; the...
    • Contributor: Elections Research Center (Governmental Affairs Institute)
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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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    William Harrison Standley papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, writings, reports, naval orders, articles, news releases, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Standley's career in the U.S. Navy and as ambassador. Pertains chiefly to U.S. naval power in the 1930's; relations with Germany in 1940 and with the Soviet Union after World War II; and Standley's involvement in anti-Communist organizations in the 1950s. Includes drafts of Admiral Ambassador to...
    • Contributor: Standley, William Harrison
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    Frank Kowalski papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, military orders, patents, newspaper clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, drawings, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Kowalski's career in the U.S. Army (1925-1958) and in the U.S. House of Representatives (1959-1963). Military files document his directorship of the Disarmament School, U.S. Army Forces in the European Theater, London, England (1944-1945) and the school's training of Allied and American officers...
    • Contributor: Kowalski, Frank
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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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    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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    Paul Field Sifton and Claire Sifton papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, family papers, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to the Siftons' literary, labor, and governmental careers. Focuses on twentieth-century American social theater, the emergence of labor organizations as a political force, and legislative lobbying for farmers, labor, civil rights, full employment, and other social causes. Documents Paul Sifton's work with the U.S. Department of the Interior and the...
    • Contributor: Sifton, Paul Field - Sifton, Claire
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    Feamster family papers, 1794-1967 Members of the Feamster (Feemster) family. Diaries, notebooks, correspondence, financial and legal papers, writings, and miscellaneous material illustrating the activities of four interrelated families from 1794 to 1967 whose members were engaged in farming, the law, medicine, the military, politics, religion, and other pursuits in Virginia, West Virginia, Missouri, Arkansas, Texas, Kansas, Iowa, and Maryland. The collection also contains genealogical information about the Cary...
    • Contributor: Cary, Charles William - Feamster, Claudius Newman - Feamster, Felix Claudius - Feamster, Martha Alderson - Feamster, Robert Cantrell - Feamster, Samuel William Newman - Feamster, Thomas L.
    • Date: 1794
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    Edith Jacobson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, artwork, and other papers chiefly relating to Jacobson's psychiatric practice, psychoanalysis, the study and treatment of depression, and object relations theory. Includes material on the psychological effects of imprisonment on female political prisoners based on Jacobson's experiences in Nazi Germany and her related and unpublished compilation of essays and short stories entitled, "An American Oak Tree."
    • Contributor: Jacobson, Edith
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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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    Carl W. Ackerman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, lectures, writings, notes, research material, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Ackerman's career as journalist and dean of Columbia University School of Journalism (1931-1956). Documents his work as United Press Associations correspondent within the Central Powers, chiefly Germany prior to World War I; special correspondent for the Saturday Evening Post in Mexico, Switzerland, and elsewhere during World...
    • Contributor: Ackerman, Carl W. (Carl William) - Ackerman, John F. - Ackerman, Robert V. (Robert Vanderhoof) - Ackerman, Mabel Vanderhoof
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    Chandler P. Anderson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, minutes of meetings, writings, reports, informal records and notes of negotiations, transcripts of court proceedings and other legal records, press releases, clippings, print and near-print material, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Anderson's career in international law and official activities in the U.S. Dept of State. Includes summaries of conversations with Bernard M. Baruch, Robert Lansing, Henry Cabot Lodge, Elihu Root,...
    • Contributor: Anderson, Chandler P. (Chandler Parsons)
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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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    George Biddle papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence; diaries; speeches; memoir; articles; sketchbooks; scrapbooks of clippings, announcements of exhibits, and reviews of Biddle's books; and other papers relating chiefly to his role in American art, his work for the federal support of art, and to the Federal Art Project, 1933. Includes material pertaining to Biddle's murals for the Mexican supreme court building and to his activities as chairman of the art...
    • Contributor: Biddle, George - Sardeau, Hélène
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    Henry T. Allen papers, 1806-1933 Army officer. Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, military documents, photographs, printed matter, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous material relating mainly to Allen's military career.
    • Contributor: Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman) - Allen, Henry T.
    • Date: 1806
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    W. Averell Harriman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, statements and writings, business records, political files, diplomatic accounts, family papers, architectural and mechanical drawings, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers documenting Harriman's career in business, finance, politics, and public service, particularly during the Franklin Roosevelt, Truman, Kennedy, Johnson, and Carter presidential administrations. Major topics include the defeat of Germany in World War II, Soviet-American relations, Marshall Plan, North Atlantic...
    • Contributor: Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell)
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    Ellery C. Stowell papers, 1805-1952 Author, jurist, and professor of international law. Family correspondence, general correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, sermons, notebooks, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Stowell's career in law, activities as a student, and travels. Includes papers of the Stowell, Fuller, and Tapley families.
    • Contributor: Stowell, Ellery C. (Ellery Cory) - Stowell, Ellery C.
    • Date: 1805
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    Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, writings, business and legal papers, genealogical material, patents, blueprints, photographs, printed material, and other papers documenting the lives and work of the Wright brothers who designed, built, and piloted the first machine to achieve powered, sustained flight in 1903 and the first practical airplane in 1905. The papers include scientific data, formulas, and computations related to aerodynamic and design factors and...
    • Contributor: McFarland, Marvin Wilks - Wright, Milton - Wright, Orville - Wright, Wilbur - United States. National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics - Wright and Wright - Wright Cycle Company
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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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    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