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    United States. Army. 92nd Infantry Division collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Records of the U.S. Army 92nd Infantry Division and Ninety-Second Infantry Division World War II Association including correspondence, subject files, newspapers, newspaper clippings, exhibition material, posters, photograph albums, photographs, and other records relating chiefly to the service of the division during World War II, chiefly in the Italian campaign, 1943-1945. Subjects include African American military and civilian experience during World War II and the ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Infantry Division, 92nd. - Ninety-Second Infantry Division World War II Association
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    Paul Field Sifton and Claire Sifton papers, 1912-1980

    Paul Field Sifton, playwright, government official, and Claire Sifton, editor and author. Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, family papers, printed matter, and miscellany relating to the Siftons' literary, labor, and governmental careers.

    • Contributor: Sifton, Paul Field
    • Date: 1912
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    Francis Edwin Brennan papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, datebooks, printed matter, artwork, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Brennan's World War II service with the U.S. Office of War Information as chief of the graphics divisions in Washington, D.C., Paris, and London; and to his career as an art advisor to the editor-in-chief of Time, inc., (1947-1961), as a special assistant to the president of McCall's (1960s), and as ...

    • Contributor: Brennan, Francis Edwin
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    John Bigelow papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, research notes, photostatic copies of manuscripts in foreign archives, bibliographical material, pamphlets, clippings, maps, drawings, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to canals, especially the Panama Canal and Suez Canal. Includes material pertaining to the Nicaragua Canal, Tehuantepec Canal, Saint Lawrence Seaway, and canal tolls. Subjects include Robert E. Lee; the U.S. Constitution; American Revolution, especially the Saratoga Campain, N.Y., 1777; U.S. ...

    • Contributor: Bigelow, John - Isthmian Canal Commission (u.s.)
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    David Ginsburg papers, 1919-2007

    Lawyer, author, and teacher. Correspondence and memoranda, newspaper clippings and press releases, legal material, speeches and writings, reports, research material, minutes, political campaign material, legislation, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Ginsburg's involvement with civil rights, the recovery of German assets after World War II, and his legal career.

    • Contributor: Ginsburg, David
    • Date: 1919
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    Edgar Ansel Mowrer and Lilian T. Mowrer papers, 1898-1978

    Edgar Ansel Mowrer, journalist, and Lilian Thomson, author, married 1916. Correspondence, manuscripts of speeches and writings, lectures, subject files, and other papers documenting the Mowrers' careers as authors and lecturers on foreign affairs, particularly on the diplomacy of France, Germany, Italy, and the United States.

    • Contributor: Mowrer, Edgar Ansel
    • Date: 1898
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    James Harold Doolittle papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, reports, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, awards, maps, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Doolittle's service in the U.S. Air Force. Documents his role in planning and leading the air raid on Tokyo, Japan, in April 1942. Includes a map of Japan signed by participants in the World War II air raid as well as material pertaining to reunions of the American ...

    • Contributor: Doolittle, James Harold
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    Charles Henry Brent papers, 1860-1991

    Clergyman and missionary. Correspondence, diaries, sermon notes, speeches and articles, reports, memoranda, family and personal correspondence, obituaries, Bibles, printed matter, memorabilia, scrapbooks, and photographs documenting Brent's career as a clergyman and missionary.

    • Contributor: Brent, Charles Henry
    • Date: 1860
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    Stuart Eizenstat papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, briefing books, transcripts of interviews, notebooks and notes, subject files, calendars, press releases, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other material relating chiefly to Eizenstat's writings, Imperfect Justice: Looted Assets, Slave Labor, and the Unfinished Business of World War II, a book describing his role in the Holocaust restitution negotiations from 1995-2001 (published in 2003), and an unpublished book about ...

    • Contributor: Eizenstat, Stuart
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    Green Haywood Hackworth papers, 1912-1973

    Jurist and lawyer. Correspondence, printed and near-print publications, articles, addresses, and printed matter relating chiefly to Hackworth's career as a legal advisor with the State Department and as a judge with the International Court of Justice.

    • Contributor: Hackworth, Green Haywood
    • Date: 1912
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    John J. Ballentine papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, logbooks, military records, biographical materials, scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Ballentine's naval career after 1920. Documents Ballentine's training as an air pilot; his duties at the Naval Proving Ground, Dahlgren, Va., including the testing of the Norden bombsight and the first remote-controlled airplane; his correspondence with Theodore H. Barth, president of Carl L. Norden, Inc., relating to ...

    • Contributor: Ballentine, John J. (john Jennings)
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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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    George C. Dyer papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, diary, speeches and lectures, articles, research files, reports, rosters, biographical material, clippings, illustrations, photographs, printed matter, and other papers relating to Dyer's naval career and to his writing projects and publications, primarily his biographies of navy admirals of the World War II era. Documents Dyer's service as commander of the cruiser Astoria during World War II, as commander of the United Nations ...

    • Contributor: Dyer, George C. (george Carroll) - Richardson, James O. (james Otto)
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    National Council of Jewish Women, Washington, D.C., Office, records, 1924-1981

    Liaison office between the National Council of Jewish Women and the United States Congress and government agencies. Correspondence, minutes, reports, legislation, speeches, testimony, photographs, and printed matter primarily reflecting the efforts of Olya Margolin as the council's Washington, D.C., representative from 1944 to 1978.

    • Contributor: National Council of Jewish Women. Washington, D.C., Office
    • Date: 1924
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    National Council of Jewish Women. Washington, D.C., Office records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, legislation, notes, speeches, testimony, publications, newsletters, press releases, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other records primarily reflecting the efforts of Olya Margolin as the council's Washington, D.C., representative from 1944 to 1978. Topics include the aged, child care, consumer issues, education, employment, economic assistance to foreign countries, food and nutrition, housing, immigration, Israel, Jewish life and culture, juvenile delinquency, national health ...

    • Contributor: National Council of Jewish Women. Washington, D.C., Office
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    John R. Alison collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection contains interviews with John R. Alison about his Army Air Forces service during World War II in the China-Burma-India (CBI) Theater and Pacific Theater. The collection also contains information about Alison's Air Force career.

    • Contributor: Alison, John R.
    • Date: 1942
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    J. Robert Oppenheimer papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, lectures, writings, desk books, lectures, statements, scientific notes, inventories, newspaper clippings, and photographs chiefly comprising Oppenheimer's personal papers while director of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, N.J., but reflecting only incidentally his work there. Topics include theoretical physics, the development of the atomic bomb, the relationship between government and science, organization of research on nuclear energy, control of nuclear energy, ...

    • Contributor: Oppenheimer, J. Robert - Bohr, Niels
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    Pinkerton's National Detective Agency records, 1853-1999

    Private detective agency directed by the Pinkerton family to protect interests of clients in business and industry. The records include business and family correspondence, biographical and genealogical records, administrative records such as procedural guidelines and training manuals, and criminal case files which include correspondence, reports, photographs, legal documents, and printed matter.

    • Contributor: Pinkerton's National Detective Agency
    • Date: 1853
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    Thomas F. Richardson collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Thomas Richardson was interviewed in 1986 about his involvement in World War I. He recalls being stationed in Metz, France. One specific situation he talks about involved a fellow soldier named Herman Lucas who was assigned to the guns while Richardson would feed the ammunition into the guns. Richardson doesn't recall this incident, but knows that Lucas was hit directly with a shell and ...

    • Contributor: Richardson, Thomas F.
    • Date: 1917
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    Everett Strait Hughes papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, and orders concerning Hughes's career in the U.S. Army. Documents his service during the Mexican Punitive Expedition, 1916; World War II chiefly with the U.S. Army American Expeditionary Forces in France; and World War II in the European and North African theaters of operation. Pertains primarily to ordnance and general staff work. Also documents his years at the United States Military Academy, ...

    • Contributor: Hughes, Everett Strait