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    Charles S. Sperry papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available General and family correspondence, memoranda, journals, reports, orders to duty, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Sperry's naval career particularly his activities during the Philippine American War, 1899-1902. Includes accounts of the capture of his landing party by Emilio Aguinaldo's forces. Documents Sperry's role as a U.S. delegate to the Conference for the Revision of the Geneva Convention of 1864, Geneva, Switzerland, 1906, ...
    • Contributor: Sperry, Charles S. (Charles Stillman)
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    Carl W. Ackerman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, lectures, writings, notes, research material, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Ackerman's career as journalist and dean of Columbia University School of Journalism (1931-1956). Documents his work as United Press Associations correspondent within the Central Powers, chiefly Germany prior to World War I; special correspondent for the Saturday Evening Post in Mexico, Switzerland, and elsewhere during World ...
    • Contributor: Ackerman, Carl W. (Carl William) - Ackerman, John F. - Ackerman, Robert V. (Robert Vanderhoof) - Ackerman, Mabel Vanderhoof
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    Zbigniew Brzezinski papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Part I consists of correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, notes, interview transcripts, press clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Brzezinski's service as foreign policy advisor to Jimmy Carter's presidential campaign, assistant to the president for national security affairs, and official with the National Security Council. Documents his career at Columbia University, Harvard University, Trilateral Commission, and U.S. Department of State; ...
    • Contributor: Brzezinski, Zbigniew
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    Henry Shapiro papers, 1920-1992 Journalist. Correspondence, wire service reports, reference files, speeches and writings, and personal files pertaining to Henry Shapiro's career and writings as chief correspondent in the Moscow bureau of United Press International from the 1930s to the 1970s.
    • Contributor: Shapiro, Henry
    • Date: 1920
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    James Forman papers, 1848-2005 Author, journalist, and civil rights activist. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, subject files, speeches and writings, family papers, appointment books and calendars, and other papers relating primarily to Forman's activities as executive secretary of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and president of the Unemployment and Poverty Action Committee.
    • Contributor: Forman, James
    • Date: 1848
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    James Harrison Wilson papers, circa 1862-1923 Soldier, railroad builder, and author. Correspondence, journal, drafts of literary manuscripts, notes, typescripts, galley proofs of published works, speeches, articles, military orders, and memorabilia relating to Civil War campaigns, the postwar army, railway building in the Mississippi Valley, life in China in the 1880s and in 1900, and the interests of Wilson as a biographer.
    • Contributor: Wilson, James Harrison
    • Date: 1861
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    Henry Prather Fletcher papers, 1898-1958 Diplomat. Correspondence, diary, letterbook, speeches and articles, scrapbook, clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers documenting Fletcher's career from his enlistment in the Rough Riders during the Spanish-American War through his service as a special adviser to the secretary of state on post-World War II problems and plans.
    • Contributor: Fletcher, Henry Prather
    • Date: 1898
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    Owen Lattimore papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, writings, reviews, speeches, research notes, interviews, reports, transcripts of hearings, newspaper clippings, printed materials, and other papers pertaining to Lattimore's studies in Chinese and Mongolian history and linguistics, his appointment by President Franklin D. Roosevelt as a political advisor to Chiang Kai-shek, and his service as director of Pacific Operations in the U.S. Office of War Information Overseas Operations Branch during World ...
    • Contributor: Lattimore, Owen - Lattimore, Eleanor Holgate
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    Nelson T. Johnson papers, 1916-1955 U.S. assistant secretary of state, minister and ambassador to China and minister to Australia. Personal correspondence, memoranda of conversations and engagement books, speeches and writings, and other material chiefly relating to Johnson’s diplomatic service in China, Australia, and the Far East.
    • Contributor: Johnson, Nelson T. (Nelson Trusler) - Johnson, Nelson T.
    • Date: 1916
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    Robert Lansing papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, reports, resolutions, desk diaries, book manuscripts, speeches, scrapbooks, clippings, printed material, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Lansing's years (1914-1920) as counsel to the Dept. of State and as secretary of state and particularly to American foreign relations during World War I, the Paris Peace Conference, and Lansing's relations with President Woodrow Wilson and with various foreign diplomats and statesmen. ...
    • Contributor: Lansing, Robert
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    Humphrey Marshall papers, 1771-2002 Lawyer, army officer, United States representative from Kentucky, and Confederate States of America representative from Virginia. Correspondence, diaries, financial and legal papers, notes, speeches, writings, printed matter and other material relating chiefly to Humphrey Marshall's activities as a lawyer, soldier, and politician.
    • Contributor: Marshall, Humphrey
    • Date: 1771
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    Mark L. Bristol papers, 1882-1939 Naval officer and diplomat. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, reports, memoranda, official dispatches, appointment sheets, press releases, and scrapbooks pertaining mainly to Bristol's naval career.
    • Contributor: Bristol, Mark L. (Mark Lambert) - Bristol, Mark L.
    • Date: 1882
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    William Maxwell Evarts papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, diary, journal, minute book, account books, printed material, and other papers concerning New York state, national, and international political affairs from the Civil War to the 1890s. Subjects include Evarts' early law practice, cases in which he represented the U.S. during the Civil War, the trial of Jefferson Davis, impeachment of Andrew Johnson, Geneva Arbitration Tribunal (1871-1872), Samuel J. Tilden election case ...
    • Contributor: Evarts, William Maxwell
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    James Harrison Wilson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journal, speeches, writings, military orders, scrapbook, and other papers relating to the Civil War, railroad affairs, national politics, foreign policy, the Spanish-American War, Cuban affairs, and the China Relief Expedition (1900-1901). Subjects include Civil War campaigns, the postwar Army, the St. Louis and Southeastern Railway Company and railway building in the Mississippi River Valley, life in China in the 1880s and in 1900, ...
    • Contributor: Wilson, James Harrison
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    Frank Ross McCoy papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, notebooks, dispatch books, military files, subject files, financial papers, scrapbooks, and other papers pertaining chiefly to McCoy's military career and diplomatic assignments focusing on East Asia, Latin America, World War I, and World War II. Documents his role in the American administration of the Philippines with subject files relating to activities of the U.S. Bureau of Insular Affairs, 1916-1923; Philippine ...
    • Contributor: McCoy, Frank Ross - McCoy, Thomas Franklin
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    Denby family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly correspondence and related material exchanged among Denby family members. The bulk of the letters are between Charles Denby (1830-1904), his wife Martha Fitch Denby, and their children Graham, Charles (1861-1938), Harriet, Wythe, Edwin, and Thomas Garvin. Also includes letters from Martha's mother Harriet Satterlee Fitch and father Graham Newell Fitch. Includes courtship correspondence (1850s) between Charles Denby, a lawyer in Evansville, Ind., and ...
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    Henry Prather Fletcher papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbook, diary, speeches, articles, scrapbook, clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Fletcher's career from his enlistment in the Rough Riders (the 1st Volunteer Cavalry, U.S. Army) during the Spanish-American War through his service as a special adviser to the U.S. secretary of state following World War II. Documents his diplomatic service in Havana, Cuba; Peking, China; Lisbon, Portugal; Santiago, Chile; ...
    • Contributor: Fletcher, Henry Prather
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    Joseph Alsop and Stewart Alsop papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, interviews, notes, subject files, office files, financial papers, family papers, clippings, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to Joseph Alsop's family and personal life; acquaintance with prominent politicians, public figures, writers, and scholars; work as a journalist, especially as New York Herald Tribune staff writer (1932-1937) and as syndicated columnist of the "The Capital Parade" (1937-1940); World War II experiences in ...
    • Contributor: Alsop, Joseph - Alsop, Stewart
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    Albert Gleaves papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, articles, books, reports, notebooks, poetry file, biographical material, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Gleaves's career as a U.S. Navy officer in the Atlantic, Asiatic, and Pacific fleets; writings on naval history; and biographies of naval officers, especially his book titled James Lawrence, Captain, United States Navy, Commander of the "Chesapeake" (1904). Documents his service ...
    • Contributor: Gleaves, Albert
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    Charles William Le Gendre papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, dispatches, reports, Chinese and Japanese documents, and other papers relating chiefly to Le Gendre's diplomatic career in the American foreign service and in the Japanese and Korean governments. Documents his service as American consul at Amoy (Xiamen Shi), China (1866-1872); advisor in the Japanese foreign service and in a diplomatic post representing Japan in Taiwan (1872-1875); and advisor in the Korean government ...
    • Contributor: Le Gendre, Charles William
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    Nicholas Low papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Family and business correspondence; business and ship's papers; legal papers; accounts of voyages to Asia, Europe, and South America; and printed matter of Nicholas Low, merchant of Low & Wallace, New York, N.Y., and other Low family members. Includes correspondence with foreign merchants; Low's brother, Isaac Low (1735-1791); and Isaac Low's son, Isaac Low, a commissary-general in the British Army, pertaining to trade conditions, ...
    • Contributor: Low, Nicholas
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    Zbigniew Brzezinski papers, 1798-2009 Foreign policy advisor, political scientist, educator, and author. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, notes, journal extracts, writings, speeches, lectures, testimony, travel files, interview transcripts, press clippings, photographs, family papers, printed matter, and other material relating primarily to Brzezinski's professional life including his tenure as Jimmy Carter's national security advisor.
    • Contributor: Brzezinski, Zbigniew
    • Date: 1798
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    Denby family papers, 1850-1911 Correspondence between members of the Denby family. Includes letters of Charles Denby (1830-1904), a lawyer and diplomat; Charles Denby (1861-1938), a diplomat; and Edwin Denby, a member of the United States Congress and secretary of the navy. Relates to the Civil War, diplomatic life in China, and the Spanish-American War.
    • Date: 1850
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    Thomas F. Bayard papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, financial records, legal papers, scrapbooks, printed material, photographs, and other papers primarily relating to Bayard's career as U.S. senator from Delaware (1869-1885), U.S. secretary of state (1885-1889), and U.S. ambassador to Great Britain (1893-1897) during the Cleveland administrations. Pertains to real estate and financial matters, national politics, the Fitz-John Porter case, Samoan Islands, fisheries and sealing questions, the Venezuelan boundary ...
    • Contributor: Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis)
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    Charles William Le Gendre papers, 1866-1893 Army officer and diplomat. Correspondence, memoranda, dispatches, reports, Chinese and Japanese documents, and other papers relating chiefly to Le Gendre's service as American consul at Amoy, China, 1866-1872; as advisor in the Japanese government and in a diplomatic post representing Japan in Taiwan, 1872-1875; and as advisor in the Korean government, 1890-1899. Includes Le Gendre's journal, with drawings and photographs, in which he recounts ...
    • Contributor: Le Gendre, Charles William
    • Date: 1866