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    Scrap-book belonging to the Rev. Charles Ludwig [sic] Dodgson, M.A., Christ Church, Oxford, better known as "Lewis Carroll," the author of "Alice's adventures in wonderland," "Through the looking-glass," etc. : bought at ... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection of miscellaneous clippings with manuscript title-page. Partial contents, probably in Carroll's handwriting, on inside of cover and on a separate sheet, laid in. Also laid in are excerpts from Punch for July 25, 1868, Mar. 16 and Apr. 27, 1872; the Apr. 27, 1872 issue of Fun; two pages of poems from The Haileyburian; and "Country News" (p. 147-148) from The Illustrated Melbourne ...

    • Contributor: Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge
    • Date: 1834
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    D. W. Groethe -- Cowboy songs and poetry from Montana

    D. W. Groethe performs cowboy songs and poetry from Montana at the Library of Congress, July 20, 2005. videorecording | videorecording ; 58 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). July 20, 2005. (Date). Groethe, a working cowboy, performs his own compositions as well as traditional songs. (Content). D. W. Groethe was born and grew up in western North Dakota, the third generation descendant of ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Groethe, D. W. - Swaney, Alexandra - Bulger, Peggy A.
    • Date: 2005
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    Benton Flippen and the Smokey Valley Boys

    videorecording | 1 videorecording: 59 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). August 17, 2005. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Flippen, Benton - Smokey Valley Boys - Clifton, Verlen - Brown, Paul - Bode, Frank
    • Date: 2005
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    Not the Same Old(Folk) Song and Dance: Field Recordings in the European Communities of the United States

    videorecording | videorecording; 52 min | Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series. (Source). July 27, 2006. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Barton, Matthew - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
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    " If It Wasn't for the Irish and the Jews" Irish and Jewish Influences on the Music of Vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley

    videorecording | videorecording; 74 min | Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series. (Source). December 1, 2009 (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Moloney, Mick
    • Date: 2009
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    A report on the crisis in the Catholic Church in the United States / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "February 27, 2004." "Purpose of the Report is to share the Review Board's findings and recommendations based upon its evaluation of the current crisis. Those findings seek to describe the problem and to address two fundamental questions posed by it. First, why did individuals with a disposition to prey sexually upon minors gain admission to the priesthood? Second, how did they manage to remain ...

    • Contributor: Catholic Church. National Review Board for the Protection of Children and Young People
    • Date: 2004
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    The Best of Both Worlds : Aspirations, Drivers and Practices of Swedish Lifestyle Movers in Malta / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    It has often been claimed that contemporary societies are shaped by globalization; the rapid interconnections of societies, economies, markets, flows and information potentially linking all places in the world to each other. In search for experiences, variation, escape or comfort, individuals are travelling, circulating, and migrating between places, challenging the notions of home and away, everyday and extraordinary. This thesis addresses the ways lifestyle-led ...

    • Contributor: Åkerlund, Ulrika
    • Date: 2013
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    The Cuban rafter phenomenon a unique sea exodus / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    In English and Spanish. In this digital archive you can explore the experiences of tens of thousands of citizens who have left Cuba in small boats, homemade rafts and other unusual craft. Currently the site focuses on those who precipitated and participated in one specific sea exodus: the raft crisis of 1994. Through photos, videos, bibliography, primary documents and narratives, the site examines the ...

    • Date: 2004
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Collected poems of Edwin James Barclay. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Poems on a variety of subjects; titles include Monrovia, Song of the Dead. Barclay, a member of Liberia's True Whig political party, served as the country's 18th president from 1930-1944.

    • Contributor: Barclay, Edwin J.
    • Date: 1901
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    The slumbers of the dead / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    A poem about life and the after-life, written in Monrovia, Liberia. Barclay, a member of Liberia's True Whig political party, served as the country's 18th president from 1930-1944.

    • Contributor: Barclay, Edwin J.
    • Date: 1901
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    Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Works by and about Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) and his era; includes published and unpublished material on contemporary figures, slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction; the bronze casts of Lincoln's head and hands made by Leonard W. Volk, the modeling tools he used in their creation, with supporting ms. and photographs; the papers of James B. Merwin, army chaplain appointed by Lincoln during the Civil ...

    • Date: 1824

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    Illinois political campaign of 1858. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Scrapbook of newspaper clippings assembled and mounted by Mr. Lincoln as a manuscript for publication. Contains the texts of the Lincoln-Douglas debates, speeches, and correspondence of Lincoln and Douglas published in newspaper accounts (primarily the Chicago Press & Tribune and the Chicago Times) between June 17 and Oct. 15, 1858. The title, captions, most notes and corrections said to be in Lincoln's hand. Other ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1858

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Diary and daily journal of David Homer Bates. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Diary and daily journal written by David Homer Bates from the Alfred Stern Collection at the Library of Congress. Bates worked in the telegraph office during the Lincoln administration. He chronicles the movements of the Civil War as well as noting important events of the day. It also gives a daily account of Bates comings and goings in the Washington, D.C. area.

    • Contributor: Bates, David Homer
    • Date: 1863
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    Discovering Lewis and Clark a legacy web site since 1998. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "This is a progressive Web site, currently containing more than 1,400 pages, which is increased by one or more new episodes each month ...the centerpiece of Discovering Lewis and Clark is a nineteen-part synopsis of the expedition's story by historian Harry W. Fritz, illustrated with selections from the journals of the expedition, photographs, maps, animated graphics, moving pictures, and sound files."--Introd. p.

    • Date: 1998
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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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    Ecological engineering and civil engineering works : a practical set of ecological engineering principles for road infrastructure and coastal management / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Thesis (Ph. D.)--Delft University of Technology, 2004. Includes bibliographical references and abstracts in English and Dutch.

    • Contributor: Bohemen, Heinrich Diederik Van
    • Date: 2004
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    Sound recordings and other material from the Zbigniew Brzezinski papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Consists of sound recordings of interviews, speeches, dictated memorandums, television news, and audio diaries that document Brzezinski's tenure as national security advisor in President Jimmy Carter's administration as well as post-1981 domestic and foreign speaking engagements, travel, and interviews and guest spots on various radio programs, such as National Public Radio's America abroad. A 1981 oral history interview with Brzezinski is also included, as ...

    • Contributor: Brzezinski, Zbigniew
    • Date: 1979
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    Joseph Nathan Kane collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection consists of original and preservation recordings of the radio program Famous first facts, scripts and publicity materials from the program, and a vintage 1930s microphone. The sound recordings include original 78 rpm discs (12-inch and 16-inch), and analog tape reels (10-inch) duplicated from the original discs for preservation purposes. Broadcast over the Mutual network, Famous first facts was an interview program with ...

    • Contributor: Kane, Joseph Nathan
    • Date: 1938
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    "Make the slave's case our own"

    1 item. | Holograph anti-slavery speech of Susan B. Anthony.

    • Contributor: Anthony, Susan (susan Brownell) - Anthony, Susan
    • Date: 1859
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    Plantation manual, 1857-1858

    1 item. | Holograph page from the manual of James Henry Hammond in which he provides instructions for breastfeeding infants, as well as the work arrangements for the elderly and for pregnant slaves.

    • Contributor: Hammond, James Henry
    • Date: 1866
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    War lecture

    1 item. | Holograph lecture by Clara Barton about her service during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Barton, Clara
    • Date: 1866
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    Journal, 1779-1796, Spring 1789 entry

    1 item. | Holograph page from the journal of Elizabeth Foote Washington discussing her relationship with her servants.

    • Contributor: Washington, Elizabeth Foote
    • Date: 1789
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    A colored woman in a white world

    1 item : typescript. | Draft manuscript page of the autobiography of Mary Church Terrell describing her reaction to the death of her baby.

    • Contributor: Terrell, Mary Church
    • Date: 1940
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Front door lobby /

    This is an original manuscript of Park's account of her work on the NAWSA Congressional Committee.

    • Contributor: Park, Maud Wood - Catt, Carrie Chapman - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1920
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Life's story /

    Butin was a physician, and the first woman to become a member of both the Nebraska State and Fresno County (California) Medical societies. She financed the first suffrage campaign for women in California's San Joaquin Valley. Her autobiography provides a fascinating picture of rural/frontier medicine in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

    • Contributor: Butin, Mary E. Ryerson - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1930