• Collection
    Russell & Co. records, 1812-1894 Trading house founded in 1819 by Samuel Russell in Guangzhou (Canton), China. Correspondence, financial and legal records, and miscellany relating to the company and its founder, Samuel Russell (1789-circa 1862), and members of his family.
    • Contributor: Russell & Co.
    • Date: 1812
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    American Foreign Service Association records, 1940-1964 Correspondence, articles, memoranda, editorials, essays, photographs, newspaper clippings, and printed matter pertaining to the publication of the American Foreign Service Journal issued in Washington, D.C., by the American Foreign Service Association, also known as the Foreign Service Association.
    • Contributor: American Foreign Service Association
    • Date: 1940
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    Kermit Roosevelt and Belle Roosevelt papers, 1725-1975 Author, businessman, explorer, and soldier (Kermit Roosevelt). Businesswoman and social leader (Belle Roosevelt). Correspondence, diaries, family papers, speeches, writings, subject files, military records, business and financial records, photographs, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other material reflecting many aspects of the Roosevelts' social, personal, and business activities.
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Kermit
    • Date: 1725
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    Ethan Allen Hitchcock papers, 1793-1888 Army officer and author. Collection includes correspondence, notes, speeches and writings, and printed matter relating to Hitchcock's military career and his interest in metaphysics and philosophy.
    • Contributor: Hitchcock, Ethan Allen
    • Date: 1793
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    George Middleton papers, 1872-1970 Playwright, author, and copyright specialist. Correspondence, literary manuscripts, subject files, and research material and documenting Middleton's career as a playwright, author, and copyright specialist at the Department of Justice. Also includes correspondence relating to the La Follette and Middleton families.
    • Contributor: Middleton, George
    • Date: 1872
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    John Richardson Latimer papers, 1679-1906 Merchant and business agent, trading in opium and other commodities while residing in Canton, China; native of Wilmington, Del. Correspondence, account books, orders, bills of lading, ledgers, daybooks, cashbooks, invoices, bills, receipts, and similar business papers on the China trade and related dealings in India, England, Turkey, and elsewhere, chiefly 1824-1833, when Latimer resided in Canton and traded in opium and other products.
    • Contributor: Latimer, John Richardson
    • Date: 1679
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    L. Quincy Mumford papers, 1939-1982 Librarian of Congress. Correspondence, writings, bibliographical material, committee reports, congressional bills, reports, newspaper clippings, and photographs relating to Mumford’s career as a librarian.
    • Contributor: Mumford, L. Quincy (Lawrence Quincy) - Mumford, L. Quincy
    • Date: 1939
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    Julius Goebel papers, 1873-1930 Lawyer and educator. Correspondence, subject files, printed matter relating mainly to career as a professor of German language and literature, his removal from the Stanford University faculty, and German-American affairs. Also includes Goebel family correspondence
    • Contributor: Goebel, Julius
    • Date: 1873
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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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    Hugo Leichtentritt papers, 1888-1972 Hugo Leichtentritt was a German musicologist, music critic, and composer. The collection contains his original music manuscripts, correspondence, clippings, programs, scrapbooks, articles and drafts of his writings on music history, criticism, and theory.
    • Contributor: Leichtentritt, Hugo
    • Date: 1888
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    Charles A. Lindbergh Spirit of St. Louis collection, 1927-1969 Aviator and air force officer. Chiefly Burmese, Dutch, English and Swedish editions of The Spirit of St. Louis by Lindbergh. Also condensations of the work in foreign editions of the Reader's Digest as well as biographical material.
    • Contributor: Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus) - Lindbergh, Charles A.
    • Date: 1927
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    Henry Justin Allen papers, 1896-1942 Publisher and governor of and United States senator from Kansas. Correspondence, supplemented by speeches, articles, printed matter, clippings, and miscellaneous papers relating to Allen's public career, especially his terms as governor and senator.
    • Contributor: Allen, Henry Justin
    • Date: 1896
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    Clarence Edwin Carter papers, 1761-1961 Editor, author, and professor of history. Correspondence, transcriptions, reports, financial papers, documents, book reviews, and clippings largely related to Carter’s editorial career.
    • Contributor: Carter, Clarence Edwin
    • Date: 1761
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    Andrew Jackson papers, Correspondence, memoranda, journals, speeches, military papers, land deeds, scrapbook, printed matter, and other papers reflecting most phases of Jackson's military and political career. Subjects include his law practice in Tennessee, his service in the U.S. Congress; Florida and Tennessee state politics; the War of 1812; Creek War, 1813-1814; Battle of New Orleans, 1815; Indian affairs; Eaton Affair (Petticoat Affair) involving John Henry Eaton and ...
    • Contributor: Jackson, Andrew
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    Emily A. Stewart collection of Elihu Root material, 1885-1959 Chiefly transcripts of conversations between Elihu Root and members of his family concerning his ancestry and biography.
    • Contributor: Stewart, Emily A.
    • Date: 1885
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    James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery papers, 1909-1975 James P. McGranery, United States attorney general, district court judge, and member of Congress from Pennsylvania; and Regina Clark McGranery, lawyer. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, financial and legal papers, family papers, appointment books, press releases, and printed matter relating principally to James P. McGranery's duties while assistant to the United States attorney general, United States district judge, United States attorney general, member of ...
    • Contributor: McGranery, James P. (James Patrick) - McGranery, James P.
    • Date: 1909
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    Jo Davidson papers, 1906-1952 Sculptor. Correspondence, notes, speeches, articles, clippings, photographs, and miscellaneous material relating to Davidson's career as a sculptor and to his political activities with the Progressive Citizens of America and the National Wallace for President Committee.
    • Contributor: Davidson, Jo
    • Date: 1906
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    General Foods Corporation radio script collection, 1932-1949 Scripts for radio series sponsored by General Foods Corporation. Some scripts include annotations for sound effects or voice emphases; others contain commercials for sponsoring products. Programs represented include The Adventures of the Thin Man, The Adventures of Topper, and Portia Faces Life.
    • Contributor: General Foods Corporation
    • Date: 1932
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    Katherine Garrison Chapin papers, 1930-1972 Poet and author. Correspondence, writings, and other material relating mainly to Garrison's published and unpublished poetry and plays.
    • Contributor: Chapin, Katherine Garrison
    • Date: 1930
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    Pike-McConnell-Donaldson family papers, 1770-1967 American diplomats. Correspondence and diaries kept during the family’s involvement in China (1902-1909) and material relating to the estates of the McConnell, Pike, and Donaldson families.
    • Date: 1770
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    James Free papers, 1929-1996 Journalist. Story files and scrapbooks of clippings of Free's articles for various newspapers, especially as Washington, D.C., correspondent for the Birmingham News covering the civil rights movement and the Cold War.
    • Contributor: Free, James
    • Date: 1929
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    Harold Raymond Wayne Benjamin papers, 1908-1972 Educator. Correspondence, subject files, speeches and writings, and other papers relating mainly to Benjamin’s career in the field of education.
    • Contributor: Benjamin, Harold Raymond Wayne
    • Date: 1908
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Prints, Posters & Drawings: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Date: 1800
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    Frances Oldham Kelsey papers, 1913-1998 Pharmacologist and government official. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, press releases, proceedings, research files, speeches, statements, studies, articles, biographical material, draft of a book, and other papers documenting Kelsey's career, particularly as a researcher and regulator investigating new drugs at the United States Food and Drug Administration.
    • Contributor: Kelsey, Frances Oldham
    • Date: 1913
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    Philip C. Jessup papers, 1574-1983 Jurist, diplomat, and educator. Family and general correspondence, reports and memoranda, speeches and writings, subject files, legal papers, newspaper clippings and other papers pertaining chiefly to Jessup's work with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Institute of Pacific Relations, United States Department of State, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, and International Court of Justice. Includes material relating to his World War I service ...
    • Contributor: Jessup, Philip C. (Philip Caryl) - Jessup, Philip C.
    • Date: 1574