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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Kitāb rafʻ al-ḥijāb ʻan wujūh aʻmāl al-ḥisāb : al-mulakhkhaṣah maʻa taqrīb al-maʻānī wa-ḍabṭ al-qawāʻid wa-al-mabānī fī ghayr hādhā al-kitāb / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Ms. is a commentary in two parts on the author's treatise on mathematics (Talkhīṣ aʻmāl al-ḥisāb).

    • Contributor: Ibn Al-Bannāʼ, Aḥmad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 17??
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    Cuno Hugo Rudolph scrapbooks, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Scrapbooks containing correspondence, speeches, testimonials, clippings, memorabilia, and photographs focusing on Rudolph's role as president of the District of Columbia Board of Commissioners, Washington D.C., and relating to civic and social affairs in Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Rudolph, Cuno Hugo
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    Clark M. Clifford papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches and writings, congressional testimony, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Clark M. Clifford's personal and professional life including his role as an adviser and counsel to the Democratic administrations of Harry S. Truman, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Jimmy Carter; his service as U.S. secretary of defense (1968-1969); and his career as a lawyer in Washington, D.C. ...

    • Contributor: Clifford, Clark M.
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    John Spalding Flannery papers, 1902-1953

    Lawyer. Chiefly records from McKenney, Flannery & Craighill, the Washington, D.C. law firm in which Flannery was a principal partner.

    • Contributor: Flannery, John Spalding
    • Date: 1902
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    William Dawson Johnston papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, writings, reports, notes, lists, clippings, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating chiefly to Johnston's career as a librarian and to the history of librarianship. Documents his service at Columbia University Library, the Library of Congress, and Saint Paul Public Library. Includes notes for a projected second volume of Johnston's History of the Library of Congress and for a study of college ...

    • Contributor: Johnston, William Dawson
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    Edward Everett Hayden family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, financial materials, photographs, and other papers pertaining to Hayden's naval and scientific careers and to the Hayden family. Topics include Hayden's position as secretary of the National Geographic Society (1895-1897), his work in charge of time service and chronometers at the United States Naval Observatory (1902-1910), his command of the U.S. Naval Station at Key West, Fla. (1910-1915), his various ...

    • Contributor: Hayden, Edward Everett - Hayden, Alfred - Hayden, Herbert (herbert Bainbridge) - Hayden, Mary Bainbridge - Hayden, Reynolds - Hayden, William - Reynolds, Joseph Jones
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    Tom Kahn papers, 1959-1992

    Civil rights and labor activist. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches and statements, writings, notes, photographs, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating to Kahn’s activities as a civil rights and labor activist.

    • Contributor: Kahn, Tom
    • Date: 1959
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    ʼPhags pa bskal pa bzaṅ po pa źes bya ba theg pa chen poʼi mdo. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. 17th century manuscript; written on both sides of leaves of composite Tibetan paper completely died blue and subsequently over-painted black and varnished on a central panel, written in gold ink in 7 lines per page with the opening pages containing respectively 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 lines of script in ...

    • Date: 16??
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    Harold C. Fleming papers, 1950-1993

    Civil rights leader and executive with the Potomac Institute, Washington, D.C. Correspondence, memoranda, annual reports, subject files, proposals, background material, news releases, drafts and published pamphlets and booklets, biographical material, and other papers pertaining to Fleming's work as executive vice president and president of the Potomac Institute, an organization dedicated to eliminating racial discrimination and expanding African-American civil rights.

    • Contributor: Fleming, Harold C.
    • Date: 1950
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    Dunlop family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, financial papers, business and legal records, wills, indentures, estate papers, land deeds, surveys, genealogical material, printed matter, and other papers chiefly concerning the tobacco and grain trade of James Dunlop (1724-1790) and James Dunlop (1755-1824) in Georgetown (Washington, D.C.), New York, N.Y., and Glasgow, Scotland, and the Washington law practice of Robert P. Dunlop and his brother James Dunlop (b. 1793). Also ...

    • Contributor: Biddle, Eliza - Dunlop, Francis Key - Dunlop, James - Dunlop, Robert P. - Dunlop, William
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    Andrew Ellicott papers, 1777-1829

    Surveyor and mathematician. Correspondence, maps, charts, and reports of astronomical observations chiefly concerning Ellicott's work in surveying the boundary between the United States and Florida under the San Lorenzo Treaty (1795) and also his surveys of the city of Washington, the boundary between Georgia and South Carolina, the town of Presque Isle (later Erie), Pennsylvania, and the boundary between the United States and Canada ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1777
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    Florence Deakins Becker papers, 1891-1963

    Nurse and volunteer worker. Correspondence, diaries, family papers, subject files, speeches and writings, scrapbooks, and other papers relating principally to Becker’s volunteer activities on behalf of various health and medical causes, especially the crusade against tuberculosis and cancer.

    • Contributor: Becker, Florence Deakins
    • Date: 1891
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    Harold Leventhal papers, 1932-1980

    Lawyer and jurist. Chiefly correspondence, case files, notebooks and notes, and office files documenting Leventhal's service as judge on the United States. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; together with private correspondence, files from his legal practice in Washington, D.C., speeches and writings, and other papers.

    • Contributor: Leventhal, Harold
    • Date: 1932
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Conversation with 22 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Rich, Ronald
    • Date: 1968-07-10

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    Henry Robinson Luce papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence; manuscripts of speeches, writings, and unpublished book; legal and financial records; subject files; honorary degrees, awards, invitations, and citations; and other material relating primarily to Luce's advisory and philanthropic activities and, to a lesser degree, his career, households, finances, and travels. Major topics include the social, cultural, and political history of China, U.S. social and political history, ecology, education, Christianity, philanthropy, civil rights, ...

    • Contributor: Luce, Henry Robinson
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    Waddy B. Wood papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, speeches, contracts, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Wood's career as an architect and designer in Washington, D.C. Documents his work on the Department of the Interior Building and other projects, involvement in the American Institute of Architects, and affiliation with the Democratic Party. Correspondents include Frederic Adrian Delano, Cass Gilbert, Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, Harold L. Ickes, Frances Benjamin Johnston, Andrew W. ...

    • Contributor: Wood, Waddy (waddy Butler)
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Sharḥ al-ʻallāmah Aḥmad ibn Qāsim al-Ghazzī al-Shāfiʻī ʻalá al-Nuzhah fī al-ḥisāb li-Ibn al-Hāʼim. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Manuscript consists of an introduction, 2 chapters, and an epilogue. The text is a commentary on Ibn al-Hāʼim's book Nuzhat al-nuẓẓār, which itself represents the author's abridgement of his work Murshidat al-tālib illá asnaʼ al-maṭālib.

    • Contributor: Ghazzī, Aḥmad Ibn Qāsim
    • Date: 17??
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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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    Charles Fahy papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, legal case files, subject files, and other papers relating chiefly to Fahy's service on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Also documents his role as an advisor and representative of the presidential administrations of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, and Lyndon B. Johnson, including his negotiations on lend-lease ...

    • Contributor: Fahy, Charles
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    Ambrose W. Thompson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Business and family correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, reports, statistical tables, patent papers, stocks and bonds, printed matter, drawings, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Thompson's business interests in canals, land speculation, railroads, and steamships. Records of the Chiriqui Improvement Company pertain to its efforts to establish a colony of freedmen from the District of Columbia in Chiriqui Province, Panama, as well as to develop ...

    • Contributor: Thompson, Ambrose W.
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Sharḥ al-Khulāṣah fī al-ḥisāb / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Text is a commentary on al-Khulaṣah fī al-ḥisāb by Bahāʼ al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Ḥusayn al-ʻĀmilī. Two poems attributed to ʻAmr ibn al-ʻĀṣ on title page in a different hand. Last page includes a note in a third hand on a different topic.

    • Contributor: Jazarī, Ramaḍān Ibn Abī Hurayrah
    • Date: 1665
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Conversation with 11 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Scott, Phyllis Marie
    • Date: 1968-10-30

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Kitāb qurrat al-ʻayn fī tasyīr al-nayyirayn / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The text is principally based on the writings of ʻAlī ibn Ibrāhīm Ibn al-Shāṭir (1304-1375), as the introduction mentions. The colophon says that the text was copied from a manuscript with many errors written in a bad hand.

    • Contributor: Jaʻbarī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻabd Al-Qādir
    • Date: 1525
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    Harold Leventhal papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly correspondence, case files, notebooks and notes, and office files documenting Leventhal's service as judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Also includes personal correspondence, files from the law firm Ginsburg and Leventhal, in Washington, D.C., speeches and writings, and other papers. Documents his service as visiting judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the 2nd ...

    • Contributor: Leventhal, Harold
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    E.G. Squier papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, business records, diplomatic records, articles, lectures, and other writings, reference and bibliographic notes, drawings, maps, scrapbooks of clippings, and other papers relating to Squier's diplomatic career as U.S. chargé d'affairs in Central America (1849-1858), U.S. commissioner to Peru (1863-1865), and Honduran consul general in New York, N.Y. (1863-1873). Includes material pertaining to the Honduran legation in Washington, D.C. (chiefly 1860-1863) and particularly to ...

    • Contributor: Squier, E. G. (ephraim George)