CollectionLessing J. Rosenwald papers, 1819-1979 Bibliophile, businessman, and philanthropist. Correspondence, subject files, speeches and writings, printed matter, and miscellany relating to Rosenwald's career with Sears, Roebuck & Company; his activities on behalf of various Jewish causes and ...
- Contributor: Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius) - Rosenwald, Lessing J.
- Date: 1891
CollectionBess Furman papers, 1728-1967 Author and journalist. Correspondence, diaries, family papers, subject files, speeches and writings, financial records, scrapbooks, and miscellany relating primarily to Furman's family, personal life, and career as a journalist and author.
- Contributor: Furman, Bess
- Date: 1728
CollectionPhil Wiggins and friends concert collection, Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert of African American acoustic blues music in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on August 6, 2014 as part of the Homegrown concert ...
- Contributor: Wiggins, Phil - Brickhouse, Junious - Moore, Marcus Childs - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2014
CollectionWilliam Maclay journals and note, Journals (1789 April 24-1791 March 3) kept by Maclay as a U.S. senator in the first U.S. Congress and note (1790) to John Nicholson. Describes legislative and procedural debates relating to such ...
- Contributor: Maclay, William
Manuscript/Mixed MaterialConversation with 24 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)
- Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Sampson, Melvin
- Date: 1968-05-22
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CollectionHenry L. Dawes papers, 1833-1933 United States representative and senator from Massachusetts. Correspondence, memoranda, letterbooks, diaries, speeches, reports, notebooks, biographical material, family papers, photographs, citations, congressional commissions, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and an incomplete biography of Dawes ...
- Contributor: Dawes, Henry L. (Henry Laurens) - Dawes, Henry L.
- Date: 1833
CollectionJames Dudley Morgan collection of Digges-L'Enfant-Morgan papers, Correspondence, accounts, commissions, notes, and other papers relating to Pierre Charles L'Enfant's career as an architect-engineer and to his personal and family life. Includes material concerning the design of the city of ...
- Contributor: Morgan, James Dudley - Digges, Thomas Attwood - Digges, William Dudley - L'enfant, Pierre Charles
CollectionEdward Everett Hayden family papers, 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 ...
- Contributor: Hayden, Edward Everett - Hayden, Alfred - Hayden, Herbert (Herbert Bainbridge) - Hayden, Mary Bainbridge - Hayden, Reynolds - Hayden, William - Reynolds, Joseph Jones
CollectionWilliam Wirt papers, 1802-1858 Lawyer, politician, U. S. attorney general, and biographer. Correspondence, writings, and printed matter pertaining to Wirt’s family and career as a lawyer, politician, and author.
- Contributor: Wirt, William
- Date: 1802
Manuscript/Mixed MaterialMargaret Bayard Smith Papers: Family Correspondence, 1789-1842; Kirkpatrick, Jane Bayard; 1829-1832
- Contributor: Smith, Margaret Bayard
- Date: 1829
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CollectionHenry Clay family papers, 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. ...
- Contributor: Clay, Henry - Clay, James (James Brown) - Morrison, James
CollectionHarold C. Fleming papers, Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, annual reports, subject files, proposals, background material, news releases, pamphlets and booklets, biographical material, and other papers pertaining primarily to Fleming's work as executive vice president and president ...
- Contributor: Fleming, Harold C. - Gibson, James O. - Levin, Arthur J.
CollectionLeonard Garment papers, 1949-1997 Lawyer and government official. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, appointment books, press releases, and other papers relating to Garment's work at the White House during the administrations of Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. ...
- Contributor: Garment, Leonard
- Date: 1949
CollectionWilliam Howard Taft papers, 1958-1989 Lawyer and government official; known as William Howard Taft IV. Personal and family correspondence, official correspondence, memoranda, speeches and writings, and daily records chiefly documenting Taft's government service in the Richard M. ...
- Contributor: Taft, William Howard
- Date: 1958
Manuscript/Mixed MaterialMargaret Bayard Smith Papers: Family Correspondence, 1789-1842; Kirkpatrick, Jane Bayard; 1814, 1815
- Contributor: Smith, Margaret Bayard
- Date: 1814
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CollectionWilliam Sampson papers, 1806-1849 Irish patriot, lawyer, and author. Microfilm of letters from Sampson to his wife, Grace Clarke Sampson, relating to his political exile from Ireland to the United States.
- Contributor: Sampson, William
- Date: 1806
CollectionCharles S. Hamlin papers, 1869-1968 Lawyer, politician, assistant secretary of the treasury, and governor of the Federal Reserve Board. Correspondence, diaries, manuscripts of writings and speeches, biographical notes, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, printed matter and other papers relating ...
- Contributor: Hamlin, Charles S. (Charles Sumner) - Hamlin, Charles S.
- Date: 1869
CollectionAsaph Hall papers, 1837-1983 Astronomer. Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, scientific notebooks, biographical material, family papers, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to astronomers Asaph Hall (1829-1907) and his son, Asaph Hall (1859-1930). Documents the ...
- Contributor: Hall, Asaph
- Date: 1837
CollectionJames "Super Chikan" Johnson concert and interview collection, James Johnson of Clarksdale, Mississippi, performed Delta blues in concert with special guest Richard Crisman "Daddy Rich," performed in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on May 23, 2006, as part of ...
- Contributor: Super Chikan - Morrisey, Larry - Daddy Rich - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2006
CollectionCarter Godwin Woodson papers, 1736-1974 Historian, author, and collector. Papers of prominent African Americans, research files, business records, writings, correspondence, and other material relating to Woodson's leadership of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and ...
- Contributor: Woodson, Carter Godwin
- Date: 1736
Manuscript/Mixed MaterialKitāb Dalāʼil al-khayrāt.
كتاب دلائل الخيرات. | Delayel-al-Khayrat, or Supplications and religious Islamic prayers and devotions.
- Contributor: Jazūlī, Muḥammad Ibn Sulaymān
CollectionHarold H. Greene papers, 1951-2001 Lawyer and judge. Case material, correspondence, opinions, orders, printed matter, reports, and writings relating to Greene's career in the Department of Justice and on the bench of the District of Columbia Superior ...
- Contributor: Greene, Harold H.
- Date: 1951
CollectionDavid Ginsburg papers, 1919-2007 Lawyer, author, and teacher. Correspondence and memoranda, newspaper clippings and press releases, legal material, speeches and writings, reports, research material, minutes, political campaign material, legislation, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers ...
- Contributor: Ginsburg, David
- Date: 1919
Manuscript/Mixed MaterialSharḥ al-Khulāṣah fī al-ḥisāb /
شرح الخلاصة في الحساب / 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 ...
- Contributor: Jazarī, Ramaḍān Ibn Abī Hurayrah
- Date: 1665
CollectionHarold Leventhal papers, 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 ...
- Contributor: Leventhal, Harold
CollectionJoseph Meredith Toner collection of manuscripts, 1741-1896 Physician, author and collector. Correspondence, diary, notes, lists, bibliographical material, printed matter, and other papers reflecting primarily the personal and professional life of Toner, the history and practice of medicine in the ...
- Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - Toner, Joseph M.
- Date: 1741
Manuscript/Mixed MaterialMargaret Bayard Smith Papers: Commonplace Books, 1799-1843; Smith, Susan B.; [1806-1815]
- Contributor: Smith, Margaret Bayard
- Date: 1806
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CollectionAlice Roosevelt Longworth papers, 1888-1942 Journalist. Family and general correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks relating to Washington, D.C., social life, Longworth's world travels, her engagement and marriage to Nicholas Longworth, and her writings, ...
- Contributor: Longworth, Alice Roosevelt
- Date: 1888
Manuscript/Mixed MaterialHādhihi risālah li-Ibn al-Hāʼim al-musammāt [sic] Nuzhat al-ḥisāb, al-mukhtaṣarah min al-Murshidah.
هذه رسالة لابن الهائم المسمات نزهة الحساب المختصرة من المرشدة. According to Carl Brockelmann's Geschichte der Arabischen Litteratur (Supplement II, p. 154), the text is an abridgement of the author's book al-Murshidah fī ṣināʻat al-ghubār. The manuscript contains an introduction, two chapters, ...
- Contributor: Ibn Al-Hāʼim, Aḥmad Ibn Muḥammad
- Date: 16??
CollectionSimons family papers, 1887-1982 Members of the Simons (Simmons) family, an African-American family centered in South Carolina and Washington, D.C., especially William H. Simons (1881-1938), Baptist missionary and Young Men's Christian Association official, and members of ...
- Date: 1887
Manuscript/Mixed MaterialConversation with 12 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcript)
- Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Postell, Lynne
- Date: 1968-00-00
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CollectionHenry Robinson Luce papers, 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, ...
- Contributor: Luce, Henry Robinson
Manuscript/Mixed Material[Unnamed Sufi treatise] Untitled Sufi text on meditation containing both poetry and prose.
- Date: 1520
CollectionFrederick Law Olmsted papers, 1777-1952 Landscape architect. Correspondence, letterbooks, journals, drafts of articles and books, speeches and lectures, biographical and genealogical data, business papers, scrapbooks, maps, drawings, and other papers encompassing Olmsted's career and private life. The ...
- Contributor: Olmsted, Frederick Law
- Date: 1777
CollectionRichard Rush papers, Correspondence, diary (1821), notes (1805) on conversation with Gen. Francisco Antonio Gabriel Miranda, opinion (1823) on the transfer of Cuba to Great Britain, and engravings. The collection relates primarily to Rush's duties ...
- Contributor: Rush, Richard
CollectionReverb : African American a capella singing from Washington, DC, Collection of digital video, sound recordings, and photographs documenting a concert by Reverb on February 7, 2007 in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored ...
- Contributor: Reverb (Vocal Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2007
Manuscript/Mixed MaterialMargaret Bayard Smith Papers: General Correspondence, 1796-1874; Posthumous correspondence, [1844-1874]
- Contributor: Smith, Margaret Bayard
- Date: 1844
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CollectionCultural Heritage Archives Symposium Session 4 The Cultural Heritage Archives symposium aimed to energize the discussion of ethnographic archival thought and practice by presenting fresh and dynamic strategies for contemporary archival realities. This segment includes a keynote address ...
- Contributor: Various - Bell, Danna C. - Boyd, Douglas A. - Giarlo, Michael J. - Lloyd, Timothy Charles - Meyers, Melanie J. - O'neal, Jennifer R. - Reddy, Sita - Weiss, Steve - American Folklife Center - United States. Embassy (Kyrgyzstan) - American Folklore Society. Archives and Libraries Section - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2013-09-27
Book/Printed MaterialKitab al
كتلب الجدول المبارك في علم الزمان و الفلك في حساب مداخل الأشهور العربية و الرومية / | Kitāb al-jadwāl al-mubārak fī ḥisāb madākhil al-ashhur al-ʻArabīyah wa-al-Rūmīyah li-ibn Jaḥḥāf The text is a popular exposition on the study of the order of events in time, and the order in which they occur, especially in those related to astronomical movements and the ...
- Contributor: Ibn Jaḥḥāf, Al-Ḥusayn Ibn Zayd Ibn ʻal
- Date: 1729
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Manuscript/Mixed MaterialHādhā Bughyat al-ṭullāb ʻalá Munyat al-ḥussāb /
هذا بغية الطلاب على منية الحساب / | Bughyat al-ṭullāb fī sharḥ Munyat al-ḥussāb Poem written in rajaz meter. Marginal notes indicate that the manuscript was compared with another copy of the same text.
- Contributor: Ibn Ghāzī, Muḥammad Ibn Aḥmad
- Date: 17??