• Collection
    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
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Almanac for Hindu year 1871-1872]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Title devised by cataloger. In Sanskrit. digital files not viewed; td12 2013-7-16
    • Date: 1871
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Śrīmadbhāgavatamahāpurāṇaṃ]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapped in cloth; encased in box (11 x 40 x 18 cm). In Sanskrit. digital files not viewed; td12 2013-7-16
    • Date: 1884
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Om he āryajanaho! Gorakshaṇa karo, yā peṭakā rakshaṇa karo, kyoṅki (Gāvaḥ pratiṣṭhā bhūtānām). Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Call for protection of Cows.
    • Date: 1890
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Athapustakapūjaprārambhaḥ. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available On book worship in Hinduism.
    • Date: 18??
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Qurʼān]
    [قرآن] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Ms. In Arabic. Title supplied by cataloger. Gift of Charles C. McVicker. Paper: smooth yellowed cream with no visible watermarks; the first two pages and colophon are elaborately illuminated in green, blue and red on gold background; borders are gold, blue and red; titles of individual sūrahs in gold; verses separed by ...
    • Date: 18??
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Hāz̲ā duʻā-yi ṣanamay-i Quraysh az Mawlānā Amīr al-Muʼminīn.
    هاذا دعاى صنمي قريش از امير المؤمنين. | Hādhaʼ duʻā-yi ṣanamay-i Quraysh az Mawlānā Amīr al-Muʼminīn. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text of the Shīʻah prayer of ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib titled Duʻa-yi ṣanam-i Quraysh together with an interlinear Persian translation.
    • Contributor: ʻalī Ibn Abī Ṭālib
    • Date: 1808
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Kitāb al-jadwal fī al-ḥisāb al-sinīn al-ʻArabīyah wa-al-Rūmīyah /
    كتاب الجدول في الحساب السنين العربية و الرومية / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    The text is a treatise on using the solar and lunar systems to calculate the months. It includes tables showing the correspondence of the Arabic and Christian years with a preface and it explains the positions and movement of the sun and the moon, and the discrepancies of the dates. Poem on fol. 14b and 15a.
    • Contributor: Thābitī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻabd Al-Laṭīf.
    • Date: 18??
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Sakusen ryōshoku kyūyō kyōtei. Gun narabini dantai no undō oyobi seishi.
    作戰糧食給養教程. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms. On double leaves, oriental style binding (fukurotoji). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Website. LC copy has "WDC 220123" penciled-in. Handwritten with brush on "陸軍經理學校" stationery; "明治三十二年七月中騰寫ノ分" written in red. LC copy has "陸軍經理學校臧書" stamped. DLC
    • Date: 1899
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Shoseki mokuroku : Meiji 10-nen 7-gatsu /
    書籍目錄 : 明治十年七月 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms (handwritten with brush). Cover title. On double leaves; including some blank pages. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Website. LC copy has "WDC 214741 [?]" pencilled. Includes "書籍借用(渡)證綴込 : 明治十年六月 / 新撰旅團"
    • Contributor: Japn. Shinsen Ryodan
    • Date: 1877
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Sen-happyaku-rokujūrokunen senshi.
    千八百六十六年戰史. | 1866-nen senshi. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms. (handwritten). Translated from German. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Website. LC copy has "[WDC?] 335855" stamped. "千八百六十六年獨逸ニ於ケル戰史 ... 千八百六十七年伯林出版 ... Ernest Siegfried Mittler ..."--Leaf 1. "千八百六十六年戰史ハ普國軍隊の公報中ヨリ抜萃シテ編纂セシモノ"--Leaf 2.
    • Date: 1867
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Mōki den no uchi.
    毛奇傳之内. | Mōki Shōgun den no uchi Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms. (shahon), the copier not known. Translated probably from German, original title not found. This vol. has Moltke's letters to his mother. On double leaves, oriental style (karitoji). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Website. LC copy has "[WDC?] 215573" typed and pasted. "明治三十一年 ... 百卅二枚半・金四拾六円 ..." also "第四冊" written in red.--T.p. Written with brush on stationery with "鷄頭山莊" printed ...
    • Contributor: Moltke, Helmuth
    • Date: 1898
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Ryōshoku kyūyō. Han, bi, shi oyobi yōfun seihin.
    糧食給養. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms. Cover title. On double leaves, oriental style binding (fukurotoji). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Website. LC copy has "[WDC?] Shipping Advice # 10132, Box # 1, Item #13" stamped and written; also a slip with "[WDC?] 453199 ... Rations and supply of Japanese Army -- Rice and flour products ..." inserted. Handwritten with brush on "陸軍經理學校" stationery and ...
    • Contributor: Rikugun Keiri Gakkō (Japan)
    • Date: 1899
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Kitāb-i Tārīkh-i ʻĀlamʹāra.
    كتاب تاريخ عالم‌آرا. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    History of Shāh ʻAbbas of the Safavid dynasty and his predecessors.
    • Contributor: Iskandar Munsh
    • Date: 1812
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Pangkat-pangkat caritanipun serat babad ing Tanah Jawi sedhaya : awit Gusti Nabi Adam dumugi sapunika / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Javanese illuminated manuscript on the history of Java and the spread of Islam by saints and rulers.
    • Date: 1862
  • Collection
    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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  • Manuscript/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
  • Photo, Print, 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
  • 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
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    War lecture 1 item. | Holograph lecture by Clara Barton about her service during the Civil War.
    • Contributor: Barton, Clara
    • Date: 1866
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Historia de Mexico [with] the Tovar calendar, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Nineteenth century transcript, in two parts, of Juan de Tovar's Historia de la benida de los yndios apoblar a Mexico (the Códice Tovar). The work was possibly based on a history of the Aztecs by the Domincan Diego Durán and contains an exchange of correspondence between Tovar and the Jesuit father Jose de Acosta concerning the composition of the manuscript; detailed information about the ...
    • Contributor: Tovar, Juan De
    • Date: 1830
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Thomas Jefferson letter, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Letter (ALS), written from Monticello, to the Marquis de Lafayette. Topics include sheep industry and the manufacture of cloth in the United States as opposed to England ("our progress in manufactures is far beyond the calculations of the most sanguine . . . This revolution in our domestic economy was well worth a war"); the war on land in Canada; the alliance of Indians ...
    • Contributor: Jefferson, Thomas
    • Date: 1813
  • Book
    Slave code for the District of Columbia, 1860. Ms. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
    • Contributor: District of Columbia
    • Date: 1860

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