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    Stephen Bonsal papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, and other papers relating chiefly to Bonsal's career as a journalist and as foreign correspondent for the New York Herald and New York Times. Documents his role as confidential interpreter for President Woodrow Wilson and Edward Mandell House at the Paris Peace Conference, 1919-1920, and as secretary of the U.S. Legation, Tokyo, Japan, 1895. Subjects include Japanese culture, customs, ...
    • Contributor: Bonsal, Stephen
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    Nathan W. Daniels Diary and Scrapbook The papers of Union army officer and Freedmen’s Bureau advocate Nathan W. Daniels (1836-1867), spanning the years 1861-1867, consist of three volumes of a handwritten diary with photographs, illustrations, and newspaper clippings mounted throughout the text. Also included are a typescript of summaries and transcripts of the bulk of the diaries prepared by the donor of the collection, C. P. Weaver, and a scrapbook ...
    • Contributor: Daniels, Nathan W. - Richmond, Cora L. V. (Cora Linn Victoria)

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    Palmer-Loper family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, logs and journals, financial and business papers, ships' papers, printed material, and other papers of various members of the seafaring and merchant Palmer and Loper families of Stonington, Conn. Includes papers of Nathanial Brown Palmer relating to his discovery in 1820 of the Antarctic subcontinent, to various whaling and sealing enterprises, to the China trade, and to mercantile and shipping interests; papers of ...
    • Contributor: Hart, Ira - Loper, R. F. (Richard F.) - Palmer, Alexander Smith - Palmer, Nathaniel Brown
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    Hamilton Fish papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, diaries, subject files, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Fish's service as U.S. secretary of state under Ulysses S. Grant and as U.S. representative and senator from and governor of New York. Includes material pertaining to his activities in the Society of the Cincinnati and to family and business affairs. Subjects include Alabama claims and the Geneva Arbitration Tribunal; ...
    • Contributor: Fish, Hamilton - Moore, John Bassett
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    Daniel Edgar Sickles papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, documents, legal and financial records, clippings, printed matter, and other papers. Includes drafts of reports to the U.S. secretary of state while Sickles was serving as U.S. minister to Spain (1869-1873) relating, in part, to the Cuban Insurrection (1868-1878) and the Virginius affair. Other topics include Sickles's service as U.S. representative in the 53rd Congress and as chairman (1886-1912) of the New ...
    • Contributor: Sickles, Daniel Edgar
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    Daniel Edgar Sickles papers, 1821-1918 United States Army officer, United States representative from New York and diplomat. Correspondence, speeches, documents, legal and financial papers, clippings, and printed matter, including drafts of reports to the secretary of state while Sickles was serving as minister to Spain (1869-1873) relating, in part, to the Cuban Insurrection and to the Virginius affair. Other topics include service as chairman (1868-1912) of the New York ...
    • Contributor: Sickles, Daniel Edgar
    • Date: 1821
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    Interview with Jon David Glassman
    • Contributor: Moffat, Jay P. - Glassman, Jon David
    • Date: 1997-12-19
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    Hamilton Fish papers, 1732-1914 Congressman, senator, governor, and secretary of state. Correspondence, journals, diaries, subject files, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Fish's service as secretary of state under Ulysses S. Grant, as a member of Congress, and governor of New York.
    • Contributor: Fish, Hamilton
    • Date: 1732
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    Interview with Charles Anthony Gillespie Jr.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Gillespie, Charles Anthony, Jr.
    • Date: 1995-09-19
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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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    Harry Frank Guggenheim papers, 1900-1972 Businessman, diplomat, newspaper publisher, philanthropist, and horseman. Correspondence and subject files documenting Guggenheim's career in business and publishing, philanthropic and civic activities, and special interests in horse racing and aviation.
    • Contributor: Guggenheim, Harry Frank
    • Date: 1900
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    Harry Frank Guggenheim papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence and subject files documenting Guggenheim's career in business and publishing, philanthropic and civic activities, and special interests in aviation and horse-racing. Subjects include the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, and other family trusts and endowments supporting the arts and research in aeronautics and in the social and medical sciences; Newsday, the newspaper founded by Guggenheim and his wife, Alicia Patterson, ...
    • Contributor: Guggenheim, Harry Frank
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    Palmer-Loper family papers, 1667-1994 Seafaring and merchant families. Correspondence, logbooks and journals, ships' papers, financial and business records, and printed matter documenting the voyages and business activities of Nathaniel Brown Palmer, Alexander Smith Palmer, Richard Fanning Loper, and other members of these maritime families of Stonington, Connecticut.
    • Date: 1667
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    Interview with William Lenderking
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lenderking, William
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Nathan W. Daniels diary and scrapbook, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Handwritten diary with photographs, illustrations, and newspaper clippings mounted throughout the text in 3 volumes. Includes a typescript of summaries and transcripts of the diaries by C.P. Weaver. In volume one, Daniels described his Civil War service with an African American regiment, the U.S. Army 2nd Native Guard Infantry Regiment, chiefly while stationed at Ship Island, Miss., and his time in New Orleans, La., ...
    • Contributor: Daniels, Nathan W. - Richmond, Cora L. V. (Cora Linn Victoria)
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    Journal of a French traveler in the colonies, Catalog Record Only Journal (79 pages; 1764 December 4-1765 September 7) by an unidentified Frenchman traveling through Jamaica, Cuba, North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, Philadelphia and New York. Of particular note are the author's observations on Patrick Henry and the debate in the Virginia House of Burgesses over the Stamp Act.
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    1990 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, Catalog Record Only The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and moving images documenting the performance of bluegrass music, klezmer music, Hungarian folk dance and music, Piedmont blues music, gospel music, and Afro-Cuban music and dance recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through September 1990, sponsored by the American Folklife Center ...
    • Contributor: Sapoznik, Henry - Cephas, John - Wiggins, Phil - Jabbour, Alan - Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith) - Lynn Morris Band - Klezmer Plus (Musical Group) - Életfa (Musical Group) - True Tones Gospel Singers - Otonowa (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Wamu-Fm (Radio Station : Washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 1990
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    Henry J. Weinfeld diary, Catalog Record Only Diary (1898 May 2-August 24) kept by Weinfeld during his Spanish-American War service in Cuba with Co. D, 71st New York Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army, describing camp life in New York, Florida, and Cuba, including church services, drills, food shortages, mail delays, sickness and death as a result of yellow fever, and weather. He also describes the ship voyage to Cuba, the port of ...
    • Contributor: Weinfeld, Henry J.
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    1994 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, Catalog Record Only Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and moving images documenting the performance of Tibetan sacred music and dance; Tamburitza music from the Balkan Peninsula; Iroquois music; African American rhythm and blues quartet singing; gospel brass band music; bluegrass music; and Cuban mambo music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through September ...
    • Contributor: McLaughlin, David - Crowe, Josh - Cachao - Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith) - ʼbras-Spuṅs (Monastery) - Sviraj (Musical Group) - Six Nations Women Singers - Orioles (Musical Group) - Kings of Harmony (Brass Ensemble) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Wamu-Fm (Radio Station : Washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 1994
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    Fernandina (Bark) logbook,
    George W. Browne journal | George W. Browne papers Catalog Record Only
    Logbook (200 pages) of the ship USS Fernandina (Bark), commanded by Browne, recording its voyages and participation in the blockade of Wilmington, N.C. (1861-1862), and other North Carolina ports as part of the North Atlantic Blockading Squadron, U.S. Navy. Includes records of the USS Arago (Survey ship), Empire City (Steamship), USS Flag (Steamship), USS Philadelphia (Side-wheel steamer), and USS Star of the West (Steamship) ...
    • Contributor: Browne, George W.