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    Fred Kenelm Nielsen papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, speeches, reports, articles, book reviews, legal files, financial records, maps, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to relations between the United States and Egypt, Great Britain, Mexico, and Turkey; claims arbitration; the Monetary and Economic Conference, London, in 1933; and Nielsen's service as solicitor for the U.S. Dept. of State. Documents his service as plenipotentiary delegate from the U.S. ...
    • Contributor: Nielsen, Fred Kenelm
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    Joshua Coit correspondence, 1792-1798 Lawyer, state legislator, and United States representative. Letters from Coit to his wife Nancy, to his son Robert, and to Charles Bulkeley, all of New London, Connecticut. Most were written in Philadelphia while Coit served as a representative in the United States Congress from 1793 to 1798. Many of the letters are accompanied by typed transcripts.
    • Contributor: Coit, Joshua
    • Date: 1792
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    W.A. Croffut papers, 1774-1933 Author, editor, and poet. Correspondence, writings, minutes, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous items pertaining chiefly to Croffut's publications, activities with the Anti-Imperialist League, and the presidential campaign of 1900. Includes material relating to Ethan Allen Hitchcock, copies of correspondence with Sophia Amelia Peabody Hawthorne, wife of Nathaniel Hawthorne, journals of Henry Alfred Robbins, letters of John Quincy Adams and Jefferson Davis, and autograph material.
    • Contributor: Croffut, W. A. (William Augustus) - Croffut, W. A.
    • Date: 1774
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    Elliot L. Richardson papers, 1780-1999 U. S. cabinet officer, politician, and lawyer, of Massachusetts. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, subject files, reports, briefing data, financial records, printed materials, photographs, and other papers relating to Richardson's political career in Massachusetts, as a cabinet official or representative of the president during the administrations of Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford, and Jimmy Carter, and his work with various corporate boards and other ...
    • Contributor: Richardson, Elliot L.
    • Date: 1780
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    Robert Ellsworth Gross papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, citations, obituary, memorial tributes, clippings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Gross's interest in aviation and aerospace, especially to his ownership and operation of Lockheed Aircraft Corporation. Also documents his association with Viking Flying Boat Company, Harvard Alumni Association, the Episcopal Church, and the Republican Party, especially in California. Subjects include the 1952 U.S. presidential campaign and Anglo-American cooperation during World ...
    • Contributor: Gross, Robert Ellsworth
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    Sylvanus Bourne papers, 1775-1859 Massachusetts businessman and United States consul in Santo Domingo (1790-1791) and in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (1794-1817). Drafts and photocopies of Bourne’s personal and diplomatic correspondence, business and commercial papers, a scrapbook, and account books. Consists primarily of correspondence relating to commerce between the United States and European countries, primarily France and Great Britain, and United States foreign relations and politics. Other material concerns Bourne’s ...
    • Contributor: Bourne, Sylvanus
    • Date: 1775
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    Carnegie Institution of Washington reproductions collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly transcriptions and copies of documents in foreign archives and personal collections relating primarily to the history of the United States, especially the early Spanish period, and to British ministers to the U.S. from 1791 to 1812. Subjects include European treaties; Yucatan, Mexico; John C. Calhoun; and John White. Includes notes of Carnegie Institution members Francis S. Philbrick and Reuben Gold Thwaites. Collected for ...
    • Contributor: Carnegie Institution of Washington
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    James Monroe papers, Correspondence relating primarily to negotiations for the Louisiana Purchase, the Monroe-Pinkney treaty with Great Britain (1807), the War of 1812, the purchase of Florida, South American independence, and Virginia politics; diary (1825 Feb.); account book containing memoranda and official and personal accounts (1794-1802); and other papers. Correspondents include John Adams, John Quincy Adams, John Armstrong, Joel Barlow, William Benton, James Bowdoin, John C. Calhoun, ...
    • Contributor: Monroe, James
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    Sylvanus Bourne papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, business and commercial papers, a scrapbook, and account books. Consists primarily of correspondence between Bourne and other American consular officers in European ports relating to commerce between the United States and European countries, primarily France and Great Britain. Also includes correspondence relating to United States foreign relations and politics, records concerning Bourne's business in Massachusetts, and family correspondence. Correspondents include John Quincy Adams, ...
    • Contributor: Bourne, Sylvanus
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    Chandler P. Anderson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, minutes of meetings, writings, reports, informal records and notes of negotiations, transcripts of court proceedings and other legal records, press releases, clippings, print and near-print material, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Anderson's career in international law and official activities in the U.S. Dept of State. Includes summaries of conversations with Bernard M. Baruch, Robert Lansing, Henry Cabot Lodge, Elihu Root, ...
    • Contributor: Anderson, Chandler P. (Chandler Parsons)
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    William Eustis papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly incoming correspondence from Eustis's years as U.S. secretary of war and minister to Holland. Subjects include the Burr-Clinton controversy, the Louisiana Purchase, Indian affairs, the war between England and France, and relations between the U.S. and the Netherlands. Also includes papers of Eustis's father Benjamin, his wife Caroline Langdon Eustis, and other family members, legal documents, and other papers. Correspondents include John Quincy ...
    • Contributor: Eustis, William - Eustis, Benjamin - Eustis, Caroline Langdon
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    Reverdy Johnson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence relating chiefly to Johnson's service as U.S. senator from Maryland, as a special inquirer in the case (1862) of Gen. Benjamin Franklin Butler at New Orleans, and as U.S. minister to Great Britain. Includes material pertaining to Johnson's early law practice in Baltimore, Md. Correspondents include George Douglas Campbell, Duke of Argyll; William Cullen Bryant; Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield; Stephen A. Douglas, ...
    • Contributor: Johnson, Reverdy
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    Richard Rush papers, 1805-1852 Lawyer and statesman. Correspondence, diary, notes, writings, and engraved portraits relating primarily to Rush’s duties as attorney general, secretary of state, minister to Great Britain, and secretary of the treasury, and legal documents concerning a loan from the Netherlands he arranged to finance the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal Company in and near the District of Columbia.
    • Contributor: Rush, Richard
    • Date: 1805
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    Elliot L. Richardson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, briefing data, subject files, financial records, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Richardson's political career in Massachusetts and later as a cabinet official during the administrations of presidents Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford, and Jimmy Carter. Documents Richardson's service as U.S. under secretary of state; U.S. secretary of health, education, and welfare; U.S. attorney general; ...
    • Contributor: Richardson, Elliot L.
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    W. Morgan Shuster papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diary (1911-1912), scrapbooks (1900-1923; 10 volumes), certificates, and other papers documenting Shuster's diplomatic career as treasurer-general and financial advisor for Persia (1911-1912) and his earlier posts in the customs service in Cuba (1899-1901) and as insular collector of customs in Manila and member of the Philippine Commission (1901-1909). Correspondents include William H. Taft and Woodrow Wilson and Shusterfamily members. Also includes an unpublished ...
    • Contributor: Shuster, W. Morgan (William Morgan) - Douglass, Elisha P.
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    Charles Nicoll Bancker correspondence, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence addressed to Bancker primarily from his father-in-law, John Teackle, and brother-in-law, Littleton Dennis Teackle, as well as other members of the Teackle family of Maryland. Pertains to family and business matters and documents national economic and political issues related to family's interests in banking, commerce, and shipbuilding. Correspondents discuss conversations with various prominent U.S. government officials and several British ministers; views of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Bancker, Charles Nicoll
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    James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, notes, drafts of remarks, commissions, land patents, and other papers relating chiefly to Buchanan's career in the Senate, as U.S. secretary of state, and as minister to Great Britain prior to his presidency in 1857. Subjects include Democratic politics in Pennsylvania and the U.S.; presidential politics including the elections of 1852 and 1856; the Democratic convention of 1852 held in Baltimore, Md.; the ...
    • Contributor: Buchanan, James - Johnston, Harriet Lane
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    St. George L. Sioussat papers, 1831-1959 Historian, librarian, and archivist. Correspondence with American scholars and librarians concerning the location of Duff Green papers and transcripts and photostats of the correspondence of Green and others relating to American-British diplomacy, with emphasis on Green's missions to England. Also includes notes and memoranda from published and unpublished sources collected for the purpose of writing an account of Green’s diplomatic career.
    • Contributor: Sioussat, St. George L. (St. George Leakin) - Sioussat, St. George L.
    • Date: 1831
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    St. George L. Sioussat papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, and notes relating chiefly to Sioussat's research on Duff Green's diplomatic career. Includes Sioussat's correspondence, 1926-1959, with American scholars and librarians concerning the location of Duff Green papers; transcripts and photostats of correspondence, 1841-1867, of Richard Cobden, Edward Everett, Duff Green, Joseph Hume, John MacGregor, Robert Peel, John Tyler, Daniel Webster, and others relating to American-British diplomacy with emphasis on Green's missions ...
    • Contributor: Sioussat, St. George L. (St. George Leakin)
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    Bancroft-Bliss families papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diary, speeches, writings, legal and financial records, printed matter, and other papers of members of the Bliss and Bancroft families. Persons represented include George Bancroft (1800-1891), historian, U.S. secretary of the navy, and U.S. minister to England and Germany, whose career is reflected in personal, official, and other papers, and includes an annotated galleys of his article on James K. Polk for Appleton's ...
    • Contributor: Bancroft, Elizabeth Davis - Bancroft, George - Bliss, Alexander
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    William J. Crowe papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, research material, subject files, naval records, orders for duty, political campaign files, scheduling notebooks, press releases, biographical material, clippings, printed matter, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Crowe's naval career, his service as chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, and his tenure as ambassador to Great Britain. Documents Crowe's service as commander in chief of ...
    • Contributor: Crowe, William J.
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    W. Morgan Shuster papers, 1900-1964 Diplomat, financier, lawyer, and publisher. Correspondence, diary, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to W. Morgan Shuster’s diplomatic career in the Philippines and Persia. The scrapbooks are available only on microfilm.
    • Contributor: Shuster, W. Morgan (William Morgan) - Shuster, W. Morgan
    • Date: 1900
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    Chandler P. Anderson papers, 1894-1953 Lawyer, advisor to the Department of State, and international arbitrator. Correspondence, diaries, informal records and notes of negotiations, typewritten and printed documents, and notes for articles and editorials relating mainly to Anderson's work as a specialist in international affairs and international negotiator.
    • Contributor: Anderson, Chandler P. (Chandler Parsons) - Anderson, Chandler P.
    • Date: 1894
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    Richard Lathers papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, writings, circulars, clippings, and other printed matter of Lather relating to Great Western (Marine) Insurance Company of which he was president, the development of railroads, the Civil War and Reconstruction, tariff reforms, and the history of New York state and city and South Carolina, particularly Georgetown. Other subjects include banking, insurance, public finance, and Lathers's philanthropic, religious, and social actiivities. Documents his ...
    • Contributor: Lathers, Richard
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    J.C. Bancroft Davis papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Bound volumes of correspondence, diaries, journals, reports, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Davis's diplomatic career, especially his role in the Alabama claims dispute with Great Britain following the U.S. Civil War. Documents his work as an American correspondent for the London Times and U.S. Supreme Court reporter; and his part in negotiations between the U.S. and Great Britain relating to Central ...
    • Contributor: Davis, J. C. Bancroft (John Chandler Bancroft)