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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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    Frederick Joseph Horne papers, 1893-1967 U.S. Navy officer. Correspondence, reports, speeches and writings, aviator's logbooks, scrapbooks, printed matter, and memorabilia relating to Horne's naval career during World War I and World War II.
    • Contributor: Horne, Frederick Joseph
    • Date: 1893
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    Roland S. Morris papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Morris's service as U.S. ambassador to Japan (1917-1921) and to his special missions to Siberia (1918-1919). Subjects include the Allied intervention in Siberia, 1918-1920. Includes typewritten copies of a translation of a diary of a Japanese mission to the U.S. (1860) and official telegrams exchanged with U.S. Secretary of State Robert ...
    • Contributor: Morris, Roland S. (Roland Sletor)
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    Lawrence E. Glendenin papers, 1935-2009 Nuclear chemist and co-discoverer of Promethium, element 61 on the periodic table of elements. Subject files, correspondence, writings, speeches, biographical material, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and awards documenting Glendenin's work on the Manhattan Project, the Bikini Scientific Resurvey, and his career at Argonne National Laboratory.
    • Contributor: Glendenin, Lawrence E. (Lawrence Elgin) - Glendenin, Lawrence E.
    • Date: 1935
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    Richmond Pearson Hobson papers, 1889-1966 Naval officer and United States representative from Alabama. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, lectures, articles, reports, notes, analyses, naval orders, press clippings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Hobson's naval career and to his efforts on behalf of prohibition, restrictions on international drug trafficking, and opposition to the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration.
    • Contributor: Hobson, Richmond Pearson
    • Date: 1889
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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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    World War II prisoners of war letters, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Photostatic reproductions of letters written by U.S. military personnel interned in German and Japanese prisoner-of-war camps during World War II. Chiefly from prisoners of war held in Stalag Luft II and Stalag Luft III located in wartime Germany and prisoners interned in Timiș, Romania. Japanese camps include internment sites at Mukden and Shanghai, China; Fukuoka, Kawasaki-shi, Kōbe-shi, Ōmori (Tokyo), Osaka, Tokyo, and Zentsūji-shi, Japan; ...
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    Morton L. Deyo papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, subject files, speeches, and writings documenting Deyo's career in the U.S. Navy, particularly as a naval task force commander during World War II in both the Atlantic and Pacific theaters. Includes material on the Normandy invasion; the naval bombardment of Utah beach and Cherbourg, France; the Okinawa campaign; the battle of Iwo Jima; Japanese navy (Japan Kaigun); Japanese kamikaze attacks; and the demilitarization ...
    • Contributor: Deyo, Morton L. (Morton Lyndholm)
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    David Murray papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Notes (1873-1879) on art, education, ethnology, government, history, and social conditions in Japan, made while superintending the educational reform of the country; addresses and scholarly papers based on the notes; circa 150 letters written from Japan by Murray or his wife, Martha A. Murray, to relatives in the U.S.; and addresses and papers on education in the United States, Indian wampum, lotteries, and other ...
    • Contributor: Murray, David
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    Peyton Conway March papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, reports, notebooks, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to March's career as a U.S. Army officer specializing in artillery command and to his writings on various military topics. Documents his command of artillery at Fort Riley, Kans.; command of the Astor Battery, U.S. Army, in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War, 1898; service with General Arthur MacArthur, Jr., ...
    • Contributor: March, Peyton Conway
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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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    Carl W. Ackerman papers, 1833-1970 Journalist, educator, and public relations consultant. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Ackerman's career as a journalist and dean of Columbia University School of Journalism.
    • Contributor: Ackerman, Carl W. (Carl William) - Ackerman, Carl W.
    • Date: 1833
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    Edmund Roberts papers, 1803-1905 Merchant and diplomat. Official and family correspondence, journals, manuscript drafts of Roberts' s book Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat . . . During the Years 1832-34, diplomatic documents, legal and financial papers, and miscellaneous material chiefly documenting his service as a special agent of the U.S. to negotiate treaties with Siam, Muscat, and Cochin China.
    • Contributor: Roberts, Edmund
    • Date: 1803
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    Ulysses S. Grant papers, 1819-1974 United States president and army officer. General and family correspondence, speeches, reports, messages, manuscript of Grant’s memoirs (1885), military records, financial and legal records, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and miscellaneous papers relating to Grant’s career in the military, politics, and government.
    • Contributor: Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson) - Grant, Ulysses S.
    • Date: 1819
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    Theodore Stark Wilkinson papers, 1893-1962 Naval officer. Personal and official correspondence, speeches, memoranda, diaries, biographical information, dispatches, transcripts, maps, plans, photographs, clippings, printed matter, and a scrapbook relating to Wilkinson’s naval career.
    • Contributor: Wilkinson, Theodore Stark
    • Date: 1893
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    Lee Strasberg papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, lectures, writings, scripts, production files, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers relating to Strasberg's theatrical and film career; Method acting, his system of acting techniques; the Actors Studio, Group Theatre, and Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute, New York, N.Y.; and theater history. Includes files pertaining to Strasberg's work as a stage actor between 1925 and 1931, as a film actor in the ...
    • Contributor: Strasberg, Lee - Group Theatre (U.S.)
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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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    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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    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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    Albert Gleaves papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, articles, books, reports, notebooks, poetry file, biographical material, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Gleaves's career as a U.S. Navy officer in the Atlantic, Asiatic, and Pacific fleets; writings on naval history; and biographies of naval officers, especially his book titled James Lawrence, Captain, United States Navy, Commander of the "Chesapeake" (1904). Documents his service ...
    • Contributor: Gleaves, Albert
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    Alfred Rodman Hussey papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, orders, reports, offical and unofficial policy papers, draft legislation, drafts of writings, clippings, and printed matter relating to Hussey's work with the Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers (SCAP) Government Section during the Allied occupation of Japan following World War II and to the efforts of the Allies to reorganize Japanese government and society. The files contain detailed information on nearly every ...
    • Contributor: Hussey, Alfred Rodman
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    Owen Lattimore papers, 1907-1997 Orientalist, author, educator, and historian. Correspondence, journals, writings, reviews, speeches, research notes, interviews, reports, transcripts of hearings, and other papers pertaining to Lattimore's studies in Chinese and Mongolian history and linguistics, his appointment as a political advisor to Chiang Kai-shek, and his service as director of Pacific Operations in the United States Office of War Information Overseas Operations Branch, and as a member of ...
    • Contributor: Lattimore, Owen
    • Date: 1907
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    Stephen Bonsal papers, 1890-1973 Journalist and foreign correspondent. Correspondence, diaries, writings, and other material relating chiefly to Bonsal's career as a journalist and as foreign correspondent for the New York Herald and New York Times.
    • Contributor: Bonsal, Stephen
    • Date: 1890
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    Charles E. Bohlen papers, 1862-1978 Diplomat, executive, and author. Correspondence, speeches and lectures, writings, drafts, notes, research material, appointment books, interviews, subject files, photographs and photograph albums, and other papers largely relating to Bohlen's diplomatic career and his book Witness to History, 1929-1969.
    • Contributor: Bohlen, Charles E. (Charles Eustis) - Bohlen, Charles E.
    • Date: 1862
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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