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    Illinois political campaign of 1858. 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 - Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold) - Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1858

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    "Make the slave's case our own" Holograph anti-slavery speech of Susan B. Anthony.
    • Contributor: Anthony, Susan (Susan Brownell)
    • Date: 1859
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Journal, 1779-1796, Spring 1789 entry Holograph page from the journal of Elizabeth Foote Washington discussing her relationship with her servants.
    • Contributor: Washington, Elizabeth Foote
    • Date: 1789
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    War lecture 1 item. | Holograph lecture by Clara Barton about her service during the Civil War.
    • Contributor: Barton, Clara
    • Date: 1866
  • Photo, Print, 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
  • Photo, Print, 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
  • Manuscript/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

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    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

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    English military report on St. Augustine, with plans and views of St. Augustine Castle, the Spanish watch tower on Anastasia Island, and Matance's Fort,
    Plan & view of St. Augustine Castle and Matance's Fort | Plan and view of St. Augustine Castle and Matance's Fort
    Manuscripts with detailed watercolor views and a plan of the Spanish fort at St. Augustine, Fla., written by an Englishman, apparently a first-hand witness, three years after the failed attempt of Governor Oglethorpe to capture St. Augustine's main fort, at a time when Englishmen were barred from Spanish Florida. Includes a south prospect of St. Augustine Castle; plan of St. Augustine Castle; north prospect ...
    • Contributor: Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1743

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  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Specifications for Church of St. Stephen, London, Eng.] 1 item : ink on paper.
    • Contributor: Bulfinch, Charles
    • Date: 1803
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Specifications for two churches] 1 item : ink on paper. | Written specifications for "New North Church, Boston, built 1803-4" and "First Congregational Church, Providence, 1816, Jnop. H. Green, archit."
    • Contributor: Bulfinch, Charles
    • Date: 1803
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Specifications for a chapel in Boston] 1 item : ink on paper.
    • Contributor: Bulfinch, Charles
    • Date: 1803
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Specifications for three churches] 1 item : ink on paper.
    • Contributor: Bulfinch, Charles
    • Date: 1803
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Textual description of Girard College, Philadelphia, Pa.] 1 item : ink on paper.
    • Contributor: Bulfinch, Charles
    • Date: 1803
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Specifications for Hollis Street Church] 1 item : ink on paper. | Handwritten specifications provide external and internal dimensions including those for galleries, columns, and a "Corinthian Venetian window behind the pulpit".
    • Contributor: Bulfinch, Charles
    • Date: 1803
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    September 12, 2001, new vocabulary ground zero, the pile, suicide hijackers, missing ... / 1 manuscript (digital print) : inkjet, b&w.
    • Contributor: Johnson, Liz (Elizabeth R.) - Johnson, Liz
    • Date: 2001
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Dear U.S.A., over the summer a tragic event changed my life ... 1 item (letter) : photocopy.
    • Contributor: McClean, Courtney
    • Date: 2001
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    How my life has changed 1 item.
    • Contributor: North, Hilary
    • Date: 2001
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Everyone was cool, everyone was chillin' ... 1 item (poem) : porous point pen.
    • Contributor: Rogers, Ronnie
    • Date: 2001
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    WTC 010911 9:15 AM 1 item (poem) : typescript.
    • Contributor: Torre, Susana
    • Date: 2001
  • Book/Printed Material
    De musica Book. manuscript | 32 [i.e. 64] p. : vellum, diagrams (some col.), music ; 20 cm. | Ioan Cotton. (Statement Of Responsibility). Ms. RISM B III, v. 4, p. 188-190. (Citation/Reference). Notes 0027-4380 v. 8, no. 4, Sept. 1951 p. 650-659. (Citation/Reference). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Purchased ca. 1830 from M. Lemmens ...
    • Contributor: Johannes (Afflighemensis) - Johannes
    • Date: 11??

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    [Grabau album] Scrapbook. manuscript | 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 31 cm. | Scrapbook compiled by Fra╠łulein Henriette Grabau, later Frau Bu╠łnau, containing (on p. [2] of cover) a watercolor of the Gewandhaus in Leipzig by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, with an excerpt from the opera Ali Baba by Luigi Cherubini in Mendelssohn's hand; holograph copies of Mendelssohn's Lieder ohne Worte, op. 85, no. 3, and op. ...
    • Contributor: Grabau, Henriette - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1836

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    Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to Nicholas Zmeskall von Domanowitz, [1805] Correspondence. manuscript | 1 14 x 23 cm.) | In ink. Date previously cited as: 1799, Library of Congress. Autograph musical scores and autograph letters in the Whittall Foundation Collection, 1951. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, no. 109. (Citation/Reference). Composer. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1805

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    Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to Amalie Sebald, 1811 Aug. 8
    Autograph motto for Amalie Sebald
    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 12 x 19 cm.) | In ink. The final "1" in the date overwritten in ink with "2" in unknown hand. Along bottom edge: Inscription in Sebald's hand, in ink. Date previously cited as: 1812 Aug. 8. Alternate title and previous date from: Library of Congress. Autograph musical scores and autograph letters in the Whittall Foundation Collection, 1951. In the ...
    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Sebald, Amalie - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1811

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    Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to the Chevalier Josef de Varena, 1813 May 27 Correspondence. manuscript | 1 20 cm.) | In ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, 424. (Citation/Reference). Composer. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1813

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