Search Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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    Brahna Trager papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, speeches, reports, conference material, printed matter, and other papers relating to her work in home health care. Includes material concerning her work with the Senate Special Committee on Aging; California Bureau of Crippled Children Services; Long-Term Care Research Project of the University of California at Berkeley; and San Francisco Home Health Services. Documents her search for international approaches to home health care...
    • Contributor: Trager, Brahna
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    Leontiĭ, Metropolitan of All America and Canada, papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly bound volumes of diaries and correspondence records listing outgoing letters (1921-1960), documenting Leontiĭ's role as an educator, editor of the Russian American Orthodox Messenger (Russko-amerikanskīĭ pravoslavnyĭ vi︠e︡stnik), advisor to Russian Orthodox bishops, and advocate of Russian American Orthodox autonomy. Many of the entries in the correspondence records are annotated or have copies of the letters attached. Poetry and financial notes also appear in...
    • Contributor: Leonti
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    Peter Shemonsky collection, Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The Peter Shemonsky collection consists of civilian papers, correspondence, creative works, a diary entry, military papers, periodicals, printed matter, photographs, scrapbooks, and artifacts, relating to Shemonsky's service in the United States Army, 1898-1928.
    • Contributor: Shemonsky, Peter - Schmauss, Jane E. - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1899
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    Owen Wister papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries and journals, family papers, drafts of articles, poems, novels, short stories, speeches, and other writings, scrapbooks, financial papers, printed matter, and other papers. Includes partial manuscript and dramatizations of Wister's best-known work, The Virginian, A Horseman of the Plains (1902) and his libretto for "Villon; a Romantic Opera in Four Acts." Family correspondents include Fanny Kemble (Wister's grandmother), Sarah Butler Wister (his...
    • Contributor: Wister, Owen
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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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    Henri Giffard papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, notes, design drawings, broadsides, newspapers, printed illustrations, articles about Giffard, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Giffard's exhibition of a large captive balloon in the courtyard of the Tuileries in Paris in 1878. Includes his design drawings for balloons and notes on hydrogen gas.
    • Contributor: Giffard, Henri
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    Washington family collection, 1582-1965 Correspondence, journals, financial records, reports, surveys, wills, deeds, genealogical notes, and other papers by or concerning family members related by blood or marriage to George Washington.
    • Date: 1582
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    Wilhelm Reich papers, 1920-1952 Psychologist and biophysicist. Correspondence, minutes, writings by Reich and others, explanatory notes by Reich, lists, programs, and photographs. The bulk of the collection consists of photocopies, transcripts, and translations of correspondence to and from Reich concerning the development of his theories, his break with Sigmund Freud and the psychoanalytic movement in 1934, and his involvement with communist and socialist movements in Austria and Germany...
    • Contributor: Reich, Wilhelm
    • Date: 1920
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    Philander C. Knox papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, articles, notebooks, bills and resolutions, legal records, biographical sketches, library catalog, clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, cartoons, and other papers relating chiefly to Knox's service as U.S. attorney general under William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt, U.S. secretary of state under William H. Taft, and U.S. senator from Pennsylvania. Subjects include relations with Latin America, the Middle East, Russia, and East...
    • Contributor: Knox, Philander C. (Philander Chase)
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    Dallapiccola / Dwight collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Dallapiccola's correspondence with Margaret (Peggie) Dwight during the years of their association from 1951 to 1975 constitutes the bulk of this collection. The correspondence includes more than 300 letters (written mostly in French) from Dallapiccola, as well as postcards and telegrams. In addition, there are more than 200 articles and programs relating to Dallapiccola's career, most of them collected by Dwight during those years....
    • Contributor: Dallapiccola, Luigi - Dwight, Margaret
    • Date: 1936
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    William Marion Jardine papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, lectures, articles, notes, and scrapbooks of clippings documenting Jardine's service as U.S. secretary of agriculture and U.S. minister to Egypt and to his tenure as president of Wichita University, 1934-1949. Pertains chiefly to the economic aspects of agriculture and rural life. Correspondents include Milton Stover Eisenhower, Herbert Hoover, Alfred M. Landon, Andrew W. Mellon, Henry L. Stimson, and Harry Hines Woodring.
    • Contributor: Jardine, William Marion
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    Nathan Sargent papers, 1866-1957 Naval officer. Correspondence, diaries, journals, writings photographs, memorabilia, scrapbooks, and printed matter relating to Sargent's naval duties.
    • Contributor: Sargent, Nathan
    • Date: 1866
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    Charles Tournemire collection, circa 1868-1962 Charles Tournemire was a French composer, organist, and teacher. The collection chiefly consists of holograph, manuscript and printed music by Tournemire and other composers. In addition, the collection contains librettos, a scrapbook, books and a journal.
    • Contributor: Tournemire, Charles
    • Date: 1868
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    Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, minutes of meetings, reports, and other records relating primarily to the preservation of the Frederick Douglass Memorial Home and to African American history. Includes materials documenting relations between the association and other African American organizations, especially the Frederick Douglass Housing Corporation. Also includes official files and personal papers of past president, Mary E.C. Gregory.
    • Contributor: Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association - Gregory, Mary E. C.
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    Herbert T. Kalmus papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly correspondence and financial records concerning Kalmus's personal affairs and finances. Also includes business records concerning Technicolor, Inc., Technicolor Limited, and Technicolor Motion Picture Corporation; writings including drafts of his memoir titled Mr. Technicolor (1993); legal records pertaining to Kalmus's divorce from his first wife and business partner, Natalie Kalmus; appointment books; printed matter; photographs; and other papers. Subjects include his art collection, the...
    • Contributor: Kalmus, Herbert T. (Herbert Thomas)
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    Juan Ramón Jiménez papers, 1901-1954 Spanish poet. Letters, postcards, and poems written to Jiménez or his wife, Zenobia Camprubí de Jiménez, by such Spanish poets as Azorín, Rubén Darío, Antonio Machado, Alfonso Reyes, and Miguel de Unamuno.
    • Contributor: Jiménez, Juan Ramón
    • Date: 1901
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    W. Averell Harriman papers, 1869-1988 Diplomat, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and politician. Correspondence, memoranda, family papers, business records, diplomatic accounts, speeches, statements and writings, photographs, and other papers documenting Harriman's career in business, finance, politics, and public service, particularly during the Franklin Roosevelt, Truman, Kennedy, Johnson, and Carter presidential administrations.
    • Contributor: Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell) - Harriman, W. Averell
    • Date: 1869
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    Selman A. Waksman papers, 1915-1960 Microbiologist. Correspondence, speeches, articles, and scripts of radio programs on which Waksman appeared. Correspondence relates to Waksman's early studies at Rutgers University, his graduate work at the University of California, and his return to Rutgers in 1918 as a lecturer in soil microbiology.
    • Contributor: Waksman, Selman A. (Selman Abraham) - Waksman, Selman A.
    • Date: 1915
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    Robert Green Ingersoll papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Diaries, correspondence, letterbooks, writings, lectures, family papers, financial records, legal file, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Ingersoll's involvement in Illinois state and Republican Party politics; lectures and writings on agnosticism and religion; law practices in Peoria, Ill., and Washington, D.C.; and personal and family affairs. Other topics include anti-vivisection, the gold standard, impeachment of Andrew Johnson, Reconstruction, tariffs, and women's suffrage. Includes Ingersoll's...
    • Contributor: Ingersoll, Robert Green
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    Montgomery Sicard papers, 1800-1948 Naval officer. Correspondence, subject file, and miscellaneous material relating to Sicard’s naval career, including diagrams and memoranda for breech-loading howitzers and his plans for steel armor plate for ships.
    • Contributor: Sicard, Montgomery
    • Date: 1800
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    Theodore Parker papers, 1838-1910 Unitarian clergyman, theologian, author, and abolitionist. Correspondence, writings, poetry, and printed material relating to Parker's antislavery lectures and to the publication of his biography and collected writings.
    • Contributor: Parker, Theodore
    • Date: 1838
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    Frederick Dixon papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, and printed material relating primarily to Dixon's work as editor of the Christian Science Monitor. Correspondence, 1916-1918, between Dixon and Charles D. Warner, chief of the Monitor's Washington bureau, contains political gossip, rumors of foreign intrigue and espionage, comments on World War I especially regarding the use of submarines and the English blockade, the establishment of a home for Jews in Palestine,...
    • Contributor: Dixon, Frederick
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    Edward N. Lorenz papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, presentations, writings, subject files, military records, printed matter, computer printouts, computer graphics, photographs, and other papers documenting Lorenz's career as a professor of meteorology at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his discovery of deterministic chaos. Subjects include chaos theory, computer programming for weather and climate modeling, long-range weather prediction, and numerically based weather forecasting. Includes material pertaining to his service as a...
    • Contributor: Lorenz, Edward N.
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    Edward Tracy Clark correspondence and reports, 1923-1935 Presidential secretary, lawyer, and businessman of Washington, D.C. Correspondence relating primarily to Clark's work as a consultant on legislative, customs, and tariff matters for various business concerns, and letters from his service as secretary to President Calvin Coolidge.
    • Contributor: Clark, Edward Tracy
    • Date: 1923
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    Harald T. Friis papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, notes, patents, diagrams, scrapbooks, priinted matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Friis's career as a researcher in various aspects of radio engineering at Bell Telephone Laboratories. Documents his work on antennas, microwave transmission and equipment, radio astronomy, radio transmission, and signal-to-noise ratio. Includes material used by Friis in writing his autobiography titled Seventy-Five Years in an Exciting World (1971).
    • Contributor: Friis, Harald T. (Harald Trap)