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    Herman K. Crofoot collection of Francis Elias Spinner papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, scrapbooks, autographs, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers chiefly concerning Spinner's service as U. S. representative from New York and U.S. treasurer. Includes letterbook of letters written by Spinner while he was cashier of the Mohawk Valley Bank; a diary of his father, John Peter Spinner; and an Alexander Hamilton letter, 1792. Other correspondents include John Allison, George S. Boutwell, Schuyler Colfax, ...
    • Contributor: Spinner, Francis Elias - Crofoot, Herman K. - Spinner, John Peter
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    John Fisher papers, 1777-1802 Military supply agent and merchant. Correspondence, memoranda, accounts, purchase and delivery orders, receipts, requisitions, invoices, and other financial and mercantile records relating primarily to the distribution of food and supplies to the Continental Army in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.
    • Contributor: Fisher, John, Active - Fisher, John
    • Date: 1777
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    Robert L. Carter papers, 1941-2006 Civil rights lawyer and judge. Correspondence, memoranda, legal cases, speeches, writings, subject files, newspaper clippings, ephemera, biographical material, photographs, notes, and research material relating primarily to Carter's career after 1968.
    • Contributor: Carter, Robert L.
    • Date: 1941
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    Rodgers family papers, 1740-1987 United States Navy and Army officers and family members. Correspondence, diaries, letterbooks, logbooks, photographs, recollections (memoirs), financial papers, and printed matter centering primarily on the naval career of Commodore John Rodgers (1773-1838).
    • Date: 1740
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    George Nicholas Sanders family papers, 1833-1973 Financier, lobbyist, and Confederate agent in Europe. Mainly journals of Anna J. Sanders, wife of George Nicholas Sanders, and correspondence to and from George Nicholas Sanders and other members of the Sanders family relating to mid-nineteenth century politics, social life, and the Civil War. Subjects include the activities of George Nicholas Sanders and the wartime imprisonment and death of their son, Reid Sanders, as ...
    • Contributor: Sanders, George Nicholas
    • Date: 1833
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    Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Part I (1937-1968, bulk 1950-1968) consists of general correspondence, subject files, and personal papers of the brotherhood's founder, A. Philip Randolph, documenting the growth and functions of the union chiefly after 1940. Includes agreements with railroad lines; exchanges with the American Federation of Labor, Congress of Industrial Organizations, local unions, and labor organizations representing dining car employees, locomotive firemen, and railway clerks; and files ...
    • Contributor: Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters - Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) - McLaurin, Benjamin F. - Totten, Ashley
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    Manton Marble papers, 1838-1916 Editor and publisher. Correspondence, drafts of articles and letters, financial papers, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other material relating to Marble’s career as editor and owner of the New York World, and as a senior member of the national Democratic Party.
    • Contributor: Marble, Manton
    • Date: 1838
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    Paul Field Sifton and Claire Sifton papers, 1912-1980 Paul Field Sifton, playwright, government official, and Claire Sifton, editor and author. Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, family papers, printed matter, and miscellany relating to the Siftons' literary, labor, and governmental careers.
    • Contributor: Sifton, Paul Field
    • Date: 1912
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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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    Frank Farrell papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, magazine articles, poetry, reports, radio broadcast transcripts, trial transcripts, research notes, biographical notes, financial records, personnel records, travel records, press releases, address lists, awards, newspaper clippings, obituaries, printed matter, drawings, floor plans, photographs, posters, maps, and other papers chiefly documenting Farrell's career from 1945 to 1975. The collection includes material on Farrell's role in the Marine Corps as an interrogator and ...
    • Contributor: Farrell, Frank - Redding, Jack Howard
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    Robert L. Carter papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, oral history interviews, speeches, writings, notes, hearing transcripts, legal case files, subject files, research material, biographical material, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Carter's career after 1968. Documents Carter's work as general counsel of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; member of the New York (State) Special Commission on Attica investigating riots at Attica Correctional Facility, ...
    • Contributor: Carter, Robert L.
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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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    Elmo N. Pickerill papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Pickerill's career as an aviator and to early aviation in the U.S., particularly Long Island, N.Y. Subjects include air mail; air meets, races, and exhibitions; and experimentation with autogiros, helicopters, and parachutes. Includes material pertaining to aeronautics clubs including the Early Birds of Aviation, Long Island Early Fliers Club, Ox-5 Club of America, Quiet Birdmen, ...
    • Contributor: Pickerill, Elmo N. (Elmo Neale)
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    Robert G. Spivack papers, 1931-1970 Journalist. Correspondence, articles, book projects, columns, newsletters, newspapers, material relating to speaking engagements, topical files, records of organizations, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Spivack's career as a newspaper reporter, syndicated columnist, and newsletter publisher and to his participation in student groups and other organizations seeking the intervention of the United States in World War II prior to the Pearl Harbor attack.
    • Contributor: Spivack, Robert G.
    • Date: 1931
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    Henry Clay family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Personal, official, and family correspondence, speeches, writings, business records, legal files, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers chiefly documenting the public career and private life of statesman Henry Clay (1777-1852), U.S. secretary of state and representative and senator from Kentucky; and his son, James B. Clay (1817-1864), diplomat, U.S. representative from Kentucky, and Confederate sympathizer; and other members of Henry Clay's family. Part ...
    • Contributor: Clay, Henry - Clay, James (James Brown) - Morrison, James
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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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    John William Draper family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence; manuscript and printed copies of speeches, articles, and books; subject files; financial records; family papers; and other papers relating to Draper's career as a scientist and historian. Documents his work as president of the New York University Medical Dept. (1850-1882), nomination as president of the American Chemical Society, address (1860) before the British Association for the Advancement of Science, and writings including the ...
    • Contributor: Draper, John William - Draper, Daniel - Draper, Henry - Draper, John C. (John Christopher)
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    Lovering-Taylor family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, business records, legal papers, biographical and genealogical material, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to the business activities of Loyalist Joseph Taylor in Boston, Mass.; Halifax, Nova Scotia; and New York, N.Y. Includes material pertaining to the firms of Amory's & Taylor, later Amory, Taylor, & Rogers, and finally Taylor & Rogers. Subjects include business and the shipping ...
    • Contributor: Amory, Abigail Taylor - Lovering, Charles T. - Lovering, Mary Taylor - Taylor, Charles - Taylor, Hannah Jones Welles - Taylor, Joseph - Taylor, William
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    The Stations that Spoke Your Language: Radio and the Yiddish-American Cultural Renaissance (Day 2, afternoon) Leading Yiddish language and culture experts joined media scholars and Library of Congress specialists to address Yiddish radio in America: its history and cultural impact, its continuing influence on American media, and its multifaceted legacy. (Day 2, afternoon)
    • Contributor: Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman ... Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman - Mayrent, Sherry L. - Newman, Roberta - Pearlstein, Peggy K. - Rein, David M. - Russo, Alexander - Sapoznik, Henry - Seigel, Amanda - Sokolow, Pete - Taub, Yermiyahu Ahron - Ticktin, Max D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Yiddish of Greater Washington Inc - University of Wisconsin. Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
    • Date: 2012-09-07
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    Lyman J. Gage correspondence, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence chiefly documenting Gage's service as U.S. secretary of the treasury in the William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt administrations and subsequently as president of the United States Trust Company of New York. Subjects include fiscal matters such as the financing of the war with Spain. Correspondents include R.A. Alger, George B. Cortelyou, Ralph M. Easley, Marcus Alonzo Hanna, Orville Peckham, James B. Pond, Elihu ...
    • Contributor: Gage, Lyman J. (Lyman Judson)