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    McCook family papers, 1809-1966 Correspondence, scrapbooks, journals, diaries, photographs, memorabilia, printed materials, and other papers relating to the Ohio family of "Fighting McCooks" that became prominent through the service of fifteen of its sons in the Civil War. The McCooks were active in legal and military affairs and in national and state politics in Ohio and New York. The larger part of the collection concerns the military and ...
    • Date: 1809
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    Raymond G. Carroll papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly scrapbooks containing clippings of Carroll's articles for the New York Evening Post, Philadelphia Public Ledger, and the Times of London, Eng., and for other newspapers in Illinois, Missouri, and Ohio. Also includes correspondence, printed material, photographs, and drawings.
    • Contributor: Carroll, Raymond G.
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    Herbert Benjamin papers, 1915-2004 Communist Party official. Correspondence, memoranda, memoirs and additional writings, notes, printed matter, and other papers primarily relating to Benjamin’s life and his work in the Communist Party, particularly his activities as a leader in the organized unemployed movement during the 1930s.
    • Contributor: Benjamin, Herbert
    • Date: 1915
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    Raymond G. Carroll papers, 1905-1944 Journalist. Scrapbooks of clippings, mostly of Carroll's articles, and correspondence, photographs, drawings, and other printed matter relating to Carroll's career as a journalist.
    • Contributor: Carroll, Raymond G.
    • Date: 1905
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    1891, Oct.
    • Date: 1891-10-01

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    W.W. Corcoran papers, 1791-1896 Financier and philanthropist. Correspondence, letterpress books, financial papers, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Corcoran's business and banking interests and philanthropic efforts.
    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson) - Corcoran, W. W.
    • Date: 1791
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    William Short papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Diplomatic, financial, and personal correspondence, financial and business papers, memorabilia, and other papers relating to Short's activities as secretary to Thomas Jefferson, his diplomatic missions to France, Holland, and Spain, his aborted mission to Russia, and his extensive business interests, especially land speculation in Ohio, Kentucky, New York, and Virginia, and his investments in railroads and canals. Correspondence with American and European diplomatic and ...
    • Contributor: Short, William
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    Shaker collection of records concerning the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, covenants, diaries and journals, financial and legal papers, hymns and hymnals, church orders and instructions, poetry, spiritual communications, inspirational writings and drawings, essays, biographical and historical sketches, memoirs, registers, clippings, and other papers, primarily relating to and emanating from Shaker communities at Enfield, Conn., Pleasant Hill and South Union, Ky., Canaan and New Lebanon, N.Y., and Union Village, Ohio, reflecting many aspects of ...
    • Contributor: Shaker Collection (Library of Congress)
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    Herbert Benjamin papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, memoirs and additional writings, notes, annotated subject files, printed matter, and other papers primarily relating to Benjamin's life and work as a member of the Communist Party of the United States of America (CPUSA) from 1921 to 1944, particularly his work as a leader of the organized unemployed movement during the 1930s. In Benjamin's memoirs, he described the experiences leading him to ...
    • Contributor: Benjamin, Herbert
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    Shaker collection of records concerning the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, 1676-1937 Members of the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, a millenial religious sect originating in England among the Society of Friends in the 18th century, were popularly known as Shakers. Correspondence, covenants, diaries and journals, financial and legal papers, hymns and hymnals, church orders and instructions, poetry, spiritual communications, inspirational writings and drawings, essays, biographical and historical sketches, memoirs, and other papers ...
    • Date: 1676
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    Interview with Herbert J. Hansell
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Hansell, Herbert J.
    • Date: 1995-03-29
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    Nicholas Low papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Family and business correspondence; business and ship's papers; legal papers; accounts of voyages to Asia, Europe, and South America; and printed matter of Nicholas Low, merchant of Low & Wallace, New York, N.Y., and other Low family members. Includes correspondence with foreign merchants; Low's brother, Isaac Low (1735-1791); and Isaac Low's son, Isaac Low, a commissary-general in the British Army, pertaining to trade conditions, ...
    • Contributor: Low, Nicholas
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    William Short papers, 1778-1853 Secretary to President Thomas Jefferson, diplomat, and landowner. Diplomatic, financial, and personal correspondence, financial and business papers, memorabilia, and other papers relating to Short's activities as secretary to Jefferson, his diplomatic missions, and business interests.
    • Contributor: Short, William
    • Date: 1778
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    Nicholas Low papers, 1773-1897 New York merchant, financier, land speculator, and state legislator. Family and business correspondence, business and ship's papers, legal papers, accounts of voyages to Asia, Europe, and South America, and printed matter. Includes correspondence with foreign merchants and relates to trade conditions, Loyalist matters, and to events in Congress during the first session following the adoption of the Constitution.
    • Contributor: Low, Nicholas
    • Date: 1773
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    McCook family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, diaries, scrapbooks, printed matter, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating to the Ohio family of "Fighting McCooks" which became prominent through the service of fifteen of its sons in the Civil War. The McCooks were active in legal, military, and political affairs. The bulk of the collection concerns the military and political career of Anson G. McCook, U.S. representative from New York, ...
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    Greeley, Horace
    • Contributor: McGowen, M - Ward, John
    • Date: 1873

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    W.W. Corcoran papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterpress books, financial records, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Corcoran's business and banking interests and philanthropic efforts. Documents his involvement with the brokerage and banking firms, Corcoran & Riggs, Washington, D.C.; Riggs and Co, New York, N.Y.; Bank of America; and Wilson, Colston & Co., Baltimore, Md. Also documents his investment ventures in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad ...
    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson) - Corcoran, Thomas
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    Allen Granbery Thurman correspondence, Catalog Record Only ALS (Washington, D.C.) from Thurman to U.S. attorney general Charles Devens regarding a nomination for U.S. district attorney, Southern District of New York.
    • Contributor: Thurman, Allen Granbery
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    John B. Jervis papers, Catalog Record Only Personal and business correspondence, autobiography, accounts, agreements, appraisals, bills, contracts, maps, plans, receipts, reports, specifications, surveys, and other papers relating to Jervis' canal and railroad interests. Includes material on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, Boston, Rome and Oswego Railroad, Boston and Worcester Railroad Corporation, Carbondale Railroad, Chenango Canal, Chicago and Rock Island Railroad Company, Croton Aqueduct, Delaware and Hudson Canal, Delaware and Hudson Railway, ...
    • Contributor: Jervis, John (John Bloomfield)
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    Molly Goodrich papers, Catalog Record Only Journal and extracts (1805 Jan. 1-l83l Jan. 24) relating to Shaker life and activities in Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Includes accounts of travels eastward from Ohio to New Lebanon, N.Y., and Shaker communities in Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire, persecutions suffered by the sect, and a visit (1819) at South Union, Ky., by President James Monroe and Gen. Andrew Jackson.
    • Contributor: Goodrich, Molly
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    Moravian Indian mission records, Catalog Record Only Letters, missionaries' travel journals, diaries of the missions, lists of members, reports, word lists and dictionaries, and translations into Indian languages. Most of the material is in German; some is in English, and some in Indian languages. Includes material on the Delaware, Mohican, Chippewa, and Cherokee Indians in New York State (at Shekomeko), Connecticut (at Pachgatgoch), Pennsylvania (at Gnadenhütten, Nain, Philadelphia, Shamokin, Wyalusing, Goschgoschünk), ...
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    United States Sanitary Commission scrapbook, Catalog Record Only Scrapbook containing lithographs, photographs, broadsides, cards, clippings, and other items relating to the Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.) and various fairs sponsored by the United States Sanitary Commission held in locations including Philadelphia, Pa., New York, N.Y., and Cincinnati, Ohio
    • Contributor: United States Sanitary Commission
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    Joshua Leavitt family papers, Catalog Record Only Chiefly correspondence of Leavitt with his brother, Roger Hooker Leavitt, as well as correspondence of their sister, Chloe Maxwell Leavitt Field, and parents, Chloe Maxwell Leavitt and Roger Leavitt. Also includes a number of speeches and articles. Subjects include the abolitionist movement; free trade; the Free Soil Party; James Gillespie Birney and the Liberty Party; the schism in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. ...
    • Contributor: Leavitt, Joshua
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    Roger Jones papers, Catalog Record Only Letterbook (1816 November 1-1818 July 20) kept by Jones for the garrison at Fort Washington, Md. Correspondents include George Armistead, John C. Calhoun, George E. Mitchell, and Daniel Parker. Also, journal (1819 May 20-July 18) kept by Jones on a military inspection tour under Gen. Jacob Brown of installations on the Western Lakes, including Brownville, Niagara, Buffalo, Erie, Detroit, Mackinac, and Cleveland, in which ...
    • Contributor: Jones, Roger
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    Samuel Sullivan Cox correspondence, Catalog Record Only U.S. representative from Ohio and New York, diplomat, and author. Collection material in English. Forms part of: Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection.
    • Contributor: Cox, Samuel Sullivan
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    Quilt Alliance, Quilters' S.O.S. -- Save Our Stories interviews collection, Catalog Record Only This collection consists of sound recordings, transcripts and photographic images documenting interviews conducted as a part of Quilters' S.O.S. -- Save Our Stories (QSOS) project. QSOS is one of several projects and partnerships created by the Quilt Alliance in an effort to preserve, document, and share the lives and stories of quilters and quiltmaking. The project began in 1999 and continued through 2016. QSOS ...
    • Contributor: Herman, Bernard L. - Musgrave, Karen S. - Pritchard, Gayle A. - Quilt Alliance - University of Delaware. Center for Material Culture Studies - International Quilt Festival/Houston
    • Date: 1999
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    Wilbur Huntington Proctor papers, Catalog Record Only Diary (1864 January 1-1874 April) kept by Proctor pertaining to his military service as a musician in Company G of the 70th New York Infantry Regiment, Company K of the 86th New York Infantry Regiment, and the 14th Infantry Regiment during the U.S. Civil War and later in Idaho territory. Documents his voyage to Panama and north along the West Coast to Fort Boise, ...
    • Contributor: Proctor, Wilbur Huntington