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    Robert Lansing papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, reports, resolutions, desk diaries, book manuscripts, speeches, scrapbooks, clippings, printed material, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Lansing's years (1914-1920) as counsel to the Department of State and as U.S. secretary of state and particularly to American foreign relations during World War I, the Paris Peace Conference, and Lansing's relations with President Woodrow Wilson and with various foreign diplomats and...
    • Contributor: Lansing, Robert
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    F. Holland Day papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, writings, family papers, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Day's life and his work as a pictorialist photographer and co-founder of the Copeland and Day publishing company, Boston, Mass. Documents his participation in the American Arts and Crafts movement in the 1890s, his philanthropic activities and relationships with a group of urban youth he met through his efforts with settlement...
    • Contributor: Day, F. Holland (Fred Holland)
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    Clara A. Whitney papers, 1872-1975 Diaries reflecting Whitney's life in Japan with her parents, American educators William C. Whitney and Anna L. Whitney, detailing Japanese social life and customs and the Whitney’s travels through Europe and Asia. Includes writings and other material relating to her family and to the household of her father-in-law, Japanese naval officer Katsu Kaishū.
    • Contributor: Whitney, Clara A.
    • Date: 1872
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    Edward John Dorn papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, orders to duty, speeches, notes, photographs, and printed materials pertaining to Dorn's naval cruises to Brazil, South Africa, Samoan Islands, Guam, and Japan, and to his experiences as governor of American Samoa and Guam, especially in regard to missionaries, schools, water supply, and immigrants. Correspondents include Josephus Daniels, George Leland Dyer, Lloyd S. Shapley, Benjamin F. Tilley, and Beekman Winthrop.
    • Contributor: Dorn, Edward John
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    William A.H. Allen papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Journals describing Allen's activities while serving on the USS Cayuga (Screw steamer) assigned to blockade duty on the Gulf Coast during the Civil War. Later entries concern his service on ships in the Indian, Mediterranean, and Pacific Oceans; at stations in Europe and the United States; and aboard the the USS Lancaster (Sloop of war) on an around-the-world tour, 1881-1884. Includes descriptions of China,...
    • Contributor: Allen, William A. H.
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    Thomas F. Bayard papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, financial records, legal papers, scrapbooks, printed material, photographs, and other papers primarily relating to Bayard's career as U.S. senator from Delaware (1869-1885), U.S. secretary of state (1885-1889), and U.S. ambassador to Great Britain (1893-1897) during the Cleveland administrations. Pertains to real estate and financial matters, national politics, the Fitz-John Porter case, Samoan Islands, fisheries and sealing questions, the Venezuelan boundary...
    • Contributor: Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis)
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    John J. Pershing papers, Correspondence, diaries, speeches, statements, writings, notebooks, orders, biographical material, clippings, scrapbooks, printed matter, maps, posters, photographs, and other papers primarily documenting Pershing's career in the U.S. Army, especially as commander-in-chief of the American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I. Documents his military service in the Indian campaigns in the American West; the Spanish-American War, 1898, in Cuba; the Philippine American War, 1899-1902,...
    • Contributor: Pershing, John J. (John Joseph) - Pershing, Helen F. (Helen Frances)
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    Thomas O. Paine papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes of meetings, appointment books, family and genealogical papers, and printed matter chiefly relating to Paine's engineering career with General Electric Company and Northrop Corporation and as deputy and acting administrator at NASA, where he directed seven Apollo missions, including the first to the moon. Also includes a journal (1945) kept by Paine while serving in the U.S. Navy describing the...
    • Contributor: Paine, Thomas O.
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    W. Edwards Deming papers, 1795-1994 Statistician and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, articles, speeches, lectures, interviews, reviews, books, writings, musical scores, photographs, and other papers documenting Deming's government service at the United States Bureau of the Budget and Bureau of the Census; his academic positions at George Washington University, New York University, and the United States Department of Agriculture Graduate School; and his career as a consultant in statistical studies...
    • Contributor: Deming, W. Edwards (William Edwards) - Deming, W. Edwards
    • Date: 1795
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    Yudin collection of Russian-American Company records, 1783-1946 Official letters, work reports, tariff and cargo registers, ships’ journals, accounts of exploratory expeditions, and other papers relating to the exploration and colonization of Alaska and Siberia by the Russian-American Company (Rossiĭsko-amerikanskai︠a︡ kompanii︠a︡).
    • Contributor: I︠u︡din, G. V. (Gennadiĭ Vasilʹevich) - I︠u︡din, G. V.
    • Date: 1783
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    Morton L. Deyo papers, 1911-1981 Naval officer. Correspondence, subject files, speeches and writings documenting Deyo's career in the Navy, particularly as a naval task force commander during World War II in both the Atlantic and Pacific theaters.
    • Contributor: Deyo, Morton L. (Morton Lyndholm) - Deyo, Morton L.
    • Date: 1911
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    Lawrence E. Glendenin papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, speeches, subject files, biographical material, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers documenting Glendenin's work on the Manhattan Project, the Bikini Scientific Resurvey, and his career at Argonne National Laboratory. Includes material pertaining to the discovery of Promethium by Glendenin and Jacob A. Marinsky and to the petition to President Harry S. Truman by Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientists which would allow...
    • Contributor: Glendenin, Lawrence E. (Lawrence Elgin)
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    Harold Raymond Wayne Benjamin papers, 1908-1972 Educator. Correspondence, subject files, speeches and writings, and other papers relating mainly to Benjamin’s career in the field of education.
    • Contributor: Benjamin, Harold Raymond Wayne
    • Date: 1908
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    Charles Evans Hughes papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, family papers, speeches, autobiographical and biographical writings, subject files, notes, scrapbooks, clippings, printed material, and other papers relating principally to Hughes's service as governor of New York (1907-1910), U.S. secretary of state (1921-1925), associate justice (1910-1916) and chief justice (1930-1941) of the U.S. Supreme Court, and member of various international bodies and commissions. Includes papers of Hughes's father David Charles Hughes (1832-1909) and...
    • Contributor: Hughes, Charles Evans - Beerits, Henry C. - Hughes, David Charles - Pusey, Merlo J. (Merlo John)
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    Frances Hawks Cameron Burnett papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, poems and other writings in Japanese, newspaper clippings, subject files, printed matter, drawings, memorabilia, and other papers relating primarily to Burnett's associations and activities in Japan. Documents the founding of the Nippon Jindo Kai (Japan Humane Society), Burnett's work with the Nippon Renmei Shonendan (Boy Scouts of Japan), social life in Tokyo and at the Imperial Court, and her general interest in...
    • Contributor: Burnett, Frances Hawks Cameron
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    Herbert Bain Knowles papers, 1941-1945 Naval officer. Correspondence, orders to duty, subject files concerning invasion plans and occupation reports for Guam, Japan, Kwajalein Islands (Marshall Islands), Leyte Island (Philippines), Lingayen (Luzon, Philippines), Okinawa Island (Japan), Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands), and Tarawa Atoll (Kiribati), and printed matter relating to Knowles's service with the Amphibious Forces in the Pacific during World War II.
    • Contributor: Knowles, Herbert Bain
    • Date: 1941
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    Zbigniew Brzezinski papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Part I consists of correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, notes, interview transcripts, press clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Brzezinski's service as foreign policy advisor to Jimmy Carter's presidential campaign, assistant to the president for national security affairs, and official with the National Security Council. Documents his career at Columbia University, Harvard University, Trilateral Commission, and U.S. Department of State;...
    • Contributor: Brzezinski, Zbigniew
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    Donald T. Giles papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, notebooks, photographs, and printed matter chiefly documenting Giles's incarceration as a Japanese prisoner-of-war from 1941 to 1945. Notebooks include names, addresses, and autobiographies of fellow U.S. and Allied prisoners at the camp at Zentsuji on the Japanese island of Shikoku and roster of military personnel on Guam where Giles was taken prisoner (1941 December 10) while serving as vice governor and executive officer...
    • Contributor: Giles, Donald T.
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    Robert Worth Bingham papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, financial records, appointment books, clippings, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to Bingham's service as ambassador to Great Britain. Subjects include war debt negotiations; Monetary and Economic Conference, London, Eng., 1933; London Naval Conference, 1935-1936; invasion of Ethiopia (Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936); the gold standard and other monetary and tariff issues; disarmament; world politics including the rising influence of Japan; political leaders...
    • Contributor: Bingham, Robert Worth
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    Robert Kleiman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence; memoranda; interrogations of prisoners of war; reports; propaganda material including leaflets, newspapers, printed matter, and ephemera; newsletters; newspaper clippings; and other papers relating chiefly to Kleiman's service with the U.S. Office of War Information (OWI) during World War II and pertaining to psychological warfare and the use of propaganda in East Asia. Documents his activities in the China-Burma-India Theater, U.S. Army, and in...
    • Contributor: Kleiman, Robert - Fisher, Francis McCracken
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    Homer Sarasohn papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, interviews, speeches, writings by Sarasohn and others concerning industrial quality management, biographical material, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Sarasohn's contributions to the work of the Civil Communications Section of the Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers in restoring communications manufacturing in Japan following World War II. Includes materials pertaining to management and quality control principles and the course book, The...
    • Contributor: Sarasohn, Homer - Protzman, Charles W.
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    Donald Rumsfeld papers, 1888-2008 Secretary of defense, United States representative from Illinois, White House official, ambassador, and business executive. Correspondence, memoranda, cables, reports, notes, briefing books, minutes, agenda, appointment and scheduling files, confirmation hearings, legislative files, polls, campaign files, constituent casework and issue mail, service academy appointment files, press releases, newsletters, speeches, statements, testimony, interviews, oral histories, writings, photographs, financial records, genealogies, memorabilia, news clippings, and printed matter...
    • Contributor: Rumsfeld, Donald
    • Date: 1888
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    Thomas O. Paine papers, 1931-1992 Engineer, corporate executive, and National Aeronautics and Space Administration official. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes of meetings, appointment books, family and genealogical papers, and printed matter chiefly relating to Paine's engineering career with General Electric Company and Northrop Corporation and as deputy and acting administrator at NASA, where he directed seven Apollo missions, including the first to the moon.
    • Contributor: Paine, Thomas O.
    • Date: 1931
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    George M. Gould collection of Hearniana, 1877-1931 Physician and author. Correspondence, writings, and other material by and about Lafcadio Hearn collected by Gould.
    • Contributor: Gould, George M. (George Milbry) - Gould, George M.
    • Date: 1877
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    Lewis B. Schwellenbach papers, 1916-1958 United States secretary of labor, United States senator from Washington, jurist, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, clippings, and scrapbooks relating primarily to Schwellenbach's career in the Senate and with the Department of Labor.
    • Contributor: Schwellenbach, Lewis (Lewis Baxter) - Schwellenbach, Lewis
    • Date: 1916