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    James O. Harrison papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, notes, notebooks, biographical material, legal and financial records, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Harrison's personal and professional life, including his law practices in Eatonton, Ga.; Lexington, Ky.; Vicksburg, Miss.; New Orleans, La.; and Richmond, Va. Also documents his work with Lexington, Ky., public schools, and his role as executor of Henry Clay's estate. Correspondents include William T. ...
    • Contributor: Harrison, James O.
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    Sir Thomas Phillipps collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Manuscript materials relating chiefly to various aspects of the colonial history of British North America and the West Indies. Formerly a part of Bibliotheca Phillippica, a library of manuscripts and printed books compiled by Sir Thomas Phillipps. Documents the administration of the colonies by the British government. Of particular note are papers relating to the British Board of Trade and its predecessors and to ...
    • Contributor: Phillipps, Thomas - Bégon, Michel
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    Duff Green papers, 1716-1883 Journalist, politician, entrepreneur, and industrial promoter. Correspondence, writings, maps, and printed matter reflecting Green’s political service and views on Southern culture.
    • Contributor: Green, Duff
    • Date: 1716
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    Barbara Lynn and friends concert and interview collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Collection of digital video, sound recordings, and photographs of Barbara Lynn, the "empress of Gulf Coast soul," singer, guitarist, and songwriter from Beaumont, Texas, in concert, performing her rhythm and blues hits from the 60s to the present on November 18, 2009 in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Photographs of ...
    • Contributor: Lynn, Barbara - Rucker, Sarah - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - American Folklife Center - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2009
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    Tom Connally papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, remarks, articles, reports, voting records, press releases, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Connally's years in the U.S. Senate. Subjects include foreign affairs, the United Nations, the Marshall Plan, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, aid to China, inter-American relations, defense, the General Claims Commission (Mexico and United States), taxes, rivers and harbors, tidelands oil, atomic energy and ...
    • Contributor: Connally, Tom
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    Montgomery C. Meigs papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, military papers, family papers, scrapbooks, drawings, maps, plans, sketches and studies, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Meigs's work in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, his service as quartermaster general during the Civil War, and family matters. Documents his work supervising construction in Maryland and Washington, D.C., on the Washington Aqueduct, additions to the U.S. Capitol, and the ...
    • Contributor: Meigs, Montgomery C. (Montgomery Cunningham) - Meigs, Montgomery
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    Duff Green papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, writings, legal and financial records, printed matter, maps, and other papers relating to Green's service as a member of Andrew Jackson's "Kitchen Cabinet," and as an unofficial representative (1840-1844) of President John Tyler in England and France. Subjects include the political rights of the South in the Union, retention of a free press, promotion of industrial enterprise, international trade, state rights, tariff ...
    • Contributor: Green, Duff
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    DeButts-Ely collection of Lee family papers, 1749-1914 Reproductions of originals of correspondence, letterbooks, journal, scrapbook, memorandum book, reminiscence, clippings, and other papers pertaining primarily to Robert E. Lee and members of his family, including his wife, Mary Custis Lee.
    • Date: 1749
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    Quebe Sisters Band : Texas fiddling and swing, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on August 20, 2014 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The Quebe Sisters Band is composed of Grace, Sophia and Hulda Quebe (pronounced Kway-bee), who all sing and play the fiddle, and the Clark twins, Penny Lea (guitar and mandolin) and ...
    • Contributor: Quebe Sisters Band - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2014
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    Jesse H. Jones papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, reports, congressional releases, subject file, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers chiefly documenting Jones's service as director of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation and as U.S. secretary of commerce. Also pertains to his service as administrator of the U.S. Federal Loan Agency. Subjects include Texas and national politics, Jones's service during four presidential administrations from World War I through the Great ...
    • Contributor: Jones, Jesse H. (Jesse Holman)
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    Marquis James papers, 1914-1955 Author. Diary, correspondence, book material, literary and biographical articles, radio scripts and plays, legal and financial papers, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating mainly to James’s work as a biographer.
    • Contributor: James, Marquis
    • Date: 1914
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    James Fowler Simmons papers, 1771-1939 Manufacturer, political leader, and United States senator from Rhode Island. Correspondence, family letters, memoranda, legal documents, account books, photographs, and printed matter relating to Simmons's cotton and yarn manufacturing enterprises and to public matters, including the tariff, Thomas Dorr and the Dorr Rebellion of 1842, the nomination and election of Abraham Lincoln as president, and social, economic, and political conditions in Rhode Island.
    • Contributor: Simmons, James Fowler
    • Date: 1771
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    Ludwig Bemelmans papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Illustrated correspondence, writings, clippings, sketches, and photographs relating to Bemelmans's life as an artist and author. Consists chiefly of annotated, expanded, and revised drafts for two of Bemelmans's novels, Are You Hungry, Are You Cold (1960) and The Street Where the Heart Lies (1963). Also includes correspondence concerning an exhibition of Bemelmans's paintings in Houston, Tex. Correspondence contains illustrations by Bemelmans and notes from ...
    • Contributor: Bemelmans, Ludwig
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    Katherine Anne Porter papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly correspondence from Porter to Marcelle Sibon, Porter's French translator, along with other papers relating to Porter's writings, her observations on the work of fellow authors and poets, general literary topics, and personal affairs. Subjects include Porter's early life in Texas, her political beliefs, current events, and world affairs. Other correspondents include Gerald Ashford and Louise Y. (Mrs. Thomas F.) Gossett.
    • Contributor: Porter, Katherine Anne
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    James Knight and Walter C. White papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence and financial, legal, and real estate records relating chiefly to the real estate and business partnership of James Knight and Walter C. White in Fort Bend County, Texas. Includes a hand drawn map of the county showing plots of land with names of their owners.
    • Contributor: Knight, James - White, Walter C.
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    The Western Flyers Texas swing trio, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on February 5, 2015 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center, featuring Joey McKenzie, from Texas; with Katie Glassman from Denver, Colorado; and Gavin Kelso, from Missouri and Texas, the trio known as the The Western Flyers. They perform ...
    • Contributor: Western Flyers (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2015
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    James Fowler Simmons papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, business and legal records, account books, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Simmons's cotton and yarn manufacturing enterprises, Rhode Island and national politics, and economic and social conditions in Rhode Island. Subjects include the Bank of the United States, bounty laws, Thomas Wilson Dorr and the Dorr Rebellion of 1842, exporting and importing, William Henry Harrison, Abraham Lincoln, manufacturing, James ...
    • Contributor: Simmons, James Fowler
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    Nelson W. Aldrich papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journal (1906) relating to the Hepburn bill, appointment books (1906-1909), drafts of speeches with related notes and memoranda, personal bank accounts, bills, receipts, and other financial papers, tariff schedules (1880-1894), documents, reports, bills, scrapbooks, clippings, pamphlets and other printed material chiefly relating to Aldrich's career as U.S. representative and senator from Rhode Island. Includes diaries (1904 and 1912) kept by Aldrich's wife, Abby ...
    • Contributor: Aldrich, Nelson W. (Nelson Wilmarth) - Aldrich, Abby Pearce Chapman - Nichols, Jeannette Paddock - Stephenson, Nathaniel W. (Nathaniel Wright) - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Finance
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    Tom Connally papers, 1896-1952 United States senator and representative from Texas. Correspondence, speeches, writings, voting records, press releases, clippings, photographs, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating primarily to his career in the Senate, his chairmanship of the Senate Foreign Relations committee, and his involvement in the United Nations, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, and issues concerning the oil industry, Texas, and Mexico.
    • Contributor: Connally, Tom
    • Date: 1896
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    Fitz-John Porter papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, telegrams, reports, memoranda, articles, autobiographical, biographical and genealogical material, financial and legal papers, annotated printed matter, scrapbooks, maps, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Porter's court-martial and cashiering out of military service on January 21, 1863, as a result of his conduct during the Second Battle of Bull Run on August 29, 1862, the review by a board of officers, his reinstatement, ...
    • Contributor: Porter, Fitz-John
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    Andrew Jackson Donelson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, draft messages of Andrew Jackson, diplomatic papers, news clippings, scrapbook, sketches, photographs, and other papers pertaining to Donelson's service as Andrew Jackson's aide-de-camp (1820-1822) and presidential secretary (1829-1837), charge d'affaires to Texas (1844-1845), U.S. minister to Prussia (1846-1849), editor of the Washington Union (1851-1852), and vice-presidential candidate (1856). Subjects include the Nullification Crisis, 1828-1832; national economic policy; the move to recharter the ...
    • Contributor: Donelson, Andrew Jackson - Burke, Pauline Wilcox - Donelson, Emily Tennessee - Martin, James Glasgow - Randolph, Meriwether Lewis - Wilcox, Mary Emily Donelson - United States. Constitution
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    French and American Claims Commission records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, petitions, inventories, depositions, lists, certificates, and receipts. Most of the correspondence is from French residents in New Orleans and elsewhere in Louisiana and is addressed to the French consul in New Orleans, the French minister in Washington, D.C., and the ministry of foreign affairs (Ministère des affaires étrangères) in Paris. Some petitions are from French residents in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Mississippi, Missouri, and ...
    • Contributor: French and American Claims Commission
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    Western range cattle and other industries study papers, 1823-1947 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Western range cattle and other industries study papers, 1823-1947 (bulk 1880-1920), identified by Herbert Oliver Brayer in his survey of sources pertinent to American economic history in various American and European repositories. Includes incorporation agreements, stockholder lists, journals, correspondence, maps, photographs, and printed matter relating to the cattle industry in Colorado, Kansas, Texas, and other areas of western United States. Companies represented include the ...
    • Contributor: Brayer, Herbert Oliver - State Historical Society of Colorado
    • Date: 1956
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    Marquis James papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, literary and biographical articles, radio scripts and plays, legal and financial records, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to James's work as a biographer. Includes articles for the American Legion Monthly, the New Yorker, and Scoop (Chicago, Ill.); manuscripts prepared for the Writers' War Board; memoirs of Bernard M. Baruch and related correspondence; and material concerning John Nance Garner, William ...
    • Contributor: James, Marquis