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    J.M. Mason papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly diplomatic communications sent while Mason was Confederate commissioner. Includes correspondence; dispatches; lists of supplies for the Confederate States from London; statements and depositions regarding piracy, claims, the blockade, and other naval and marine matters; cotton bonds and warrants; circulars; and printed matter. Includes instructions to Mason from Confederate officials J.P. Benjamin, William M. Browne, and R.M.T. Hunter as well as from the British ...
    • Contributor: Mason, J. M. (James Murray)
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    Horace Porter papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diary, speeches, biographical material, family papers, photographs, and other papers relating to Porter's service during the Civil War, as secretary to President Ulysses S. Grant, and as U.S. ambassador to France. Documents his career with the Pullman Company and the New York, West Shore & Buffalo Railroad; activities with the Union League of America; interest in Republican Party politics; and role in the ...
    • Contributor: Porter, Horace
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    Montgomery Meigs Taylor papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journal, notebook, orders to duty, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating primaraily to Taylor's naval career. Documents Taylor's service as commander in chief of the U.S. Navy Asiatic Fleet, the Japanese expansion into China and the invasion of Shanghai in 1932, and life in East Asia. Correspondents include Charles Francis Adams, Ewing E. Booth, Joseph C. Grew, Herbert Hoover, Nelson T. Johnson, ...
    • Contributor: Taylor, Montgomery Meigs
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    Robert S. McNamara papers, 1934-2009 United States secretary of defense, president of the World Bank, and corporate executive. Correspondence, memoranda, organization records, subject files, speeches and writings, reports, conferences and meetings, background and research material, and other papers relating primarily to McNamara's private and public life following his service as secretary of defense, including his leadership of the World Bank, his role as counselor and adviser to various private ...
    • Contributor: McNamara, Robert S.
    • Date: 1934
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    Robert Kleiman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence; memoranda; interrogations of prisoners of war; reports; propaganda material including leaflets, newspapers, printed matter, and ephemera; newsletters; newspaper clippings; and other papers relating chiefly to Kleiman's service with the U.S. Office of War Information (OWI) during World War II and pertaining to psychological warfare and the use of propaganda in East Asia. Documents his activities in the China-Burma-India Theater, U.S. Army, and in ...
    • Contributor: Kleiman, Robert - Fisher, Francis McCracken
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    Robert Lee Bullard papers, 1881-1955 Army officer. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, speeches, writings, printed matter, maps, photographs, memorabilia, legal documents, and other material relating chiefly to Bullard's military career, activities as president of the National Security League, and work as an author.
    • Contributor: Bullard, Robert Lee
    • Date: 1881
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    Frank Kowalski papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, military orders, patents, newspaper clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, drawings, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Kowalski's career in the U.S. Army (1925-1958) and in the U.S. House of Representatives (1959-1963). Military files document his directorship of the Disarmament School, U.S. Army Forces in the European Theater, London, England (1944-1945) and the school's training of Allied and American officers ...
    • Contributor: Kowalski, Frank
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    Philip C. Jessup papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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, U.S. Dept. of State, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, and International Court of Justice. Includes material relating to his World War I service in Spartanburg, S.C., and in ...
    • Contributor: Jessup, Philip C. (Philip Caryl) - Jessup, Lois Kellogg
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    Breckinridge family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, articles, subject files, financial and legal records, scrapbooks, and other papers of various Breckinridge family members. Papers of John Breckinridge document his service as Kentucky attorney general and legislator; his years as U.S. attorney general and senator; the Alien and Sedition Acts; and the Kentucky Resolutions of 1798 and 1799. Papers of Robert J. Breckinridge pertain primarily to his ministry in ...
    • Contributor: Breckinridge, Clifton Rodes - Breckinridge, Desha - Breckinridge, Henry - Breckinridge, John - Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell) - Breckinridge, Joseph Cabell - Breckinridge, Katherine Carson - Breckinridge, Madeline McDowell - Breckinridge, Robert J. (Robert Jefferson) - Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston) - Breckinridge, William Campbell Preston - Desha, Mary
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    Lee-Palfrey families papers, 1780-1932 Correspondence, diaries, journals, clippings, maps, photographs, and other papers of William Lee (1772-1840) of Boston, Massachusetts, Washington, D.C., and France and members of his family. Of particular interest are Lee's diaries and letters detailing his experiences as a commercial agent and secretary to the United States Legation in France. Also includes a journal and photographs of a topographical mission to Utah in 1858-1859 by ...
    • Date: 1780
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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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    Matthew Fontaine Maury papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, articles, notebooks, electrical experiment book, charts, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Maury's naval career, scientific activities and interests, service as a Confederate agent in England, and work as an immigration official for Southern expatriates in Mexico and to the Maury family. Documents Maury's service as a midshipman in the U.S. Navy in the 1820s and ...
    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine - Coblentz, Catherine Cate - Smith, C. Alphonso (Charles Alphonso)
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    Norman Hapgood and Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, writings, subject files, family papers, clippings, and other papers relating primarily to contemporary affairs, politics, and Hapgood and Reynolds family matters. Subjects include Norman Hapgood's service as U.S. minister to Denmark in 1919 and the Columbia Conserve Company, a cannery in Indianapolis, Ind. Includes correspondence with friends in the German army (Germany Heer) and Russia before and during the Bolshevik Revolution, 1917-1921. ...
    • Contributor: Hapgood, Norman - Hapgood, Elizabeth Reynolds
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    Frank Maloy Anderson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memorabilia, and research notes for Anderson's books, articles, lectures, and university classes. Chiefly research notes for an uncompleted study on the secession crisis. Also includes research notes for his study of Samuel Ward titled "The Mystery of 'A Public Man'" (1948) and for the "Handbook for the Diplomatic History of Europe, Asia and Africa, 1870-1914" (1918). Sources of the notes include collections of ...
    • Contributor: Anderson, Frank Maloy
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    Francis Bowes Sayre papers, 1861-1967 Diplomat and statesman. Correspondence, official reports and communications, writings, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Sayre's diplomatic career and his role as a spokesman for Christianity and the Episcopal Church. Includes a reading copy of Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points message to Congress, telegrams, election returns, and other papers pertaining to Wilson.
    • Contributor: Sayre, Francis Bowes
    • Date: 1861
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    William Maclay journals and note, 1789-1791 United States senator from Pennsylvania, lawyer, and jurist. Three volumes (later published) of a journal kept by MacLay as a senator in the first United States Congress and one note to John Nicholson.
    • Contributor: Maclay, William
    • Date: 1789
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    Henry Clay family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Personal, official, and family correspondence, speeches, writings, business records, legal files, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers chiefly documenting the public career and private life of statesman Henry Clay (1777-1852), U.S. secretary of state and representative and senator from Kentucky; and his son, James B. Clay (1817-1864), diplomat, U.S. representative from Kentucky, and Confederate sympathizer; and other members of Henry Clay's family. Part ...
    • Contributor: Clay, Henry - Clay, James (James Brown) - Morrison, James
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    Frederick Rodgers papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, writings, reports, notebooks, legal records, printed matter, charts, maps, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Rodgers's naval career and family. Includes material pertaining to his service in the U.S. Navy during the Civil War and as a member of the U.S. Navy Examining and Retiring Board and president of the U.S. Navy Board of Inspection and Survey. Also documents his ...
    • Contributor: Rodgers, Frederick