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    The March King: John Philip Sousa

    Painting of Sousa during US Marine Band era, [n.d.]. Performing Arts Reading Room. An online presentation of selected music manuscripts, photographs, printed music, historical recordings of the Sousa Band, copies of programs and press clippings, and more from the Sousa Collection at the Library of Congress. About the John Philip Sousa Collection at the ...

    • Contributor: Sousa, John Philip
    • Date: 1854

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    Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence

    This correspondence (240 items; 1910-1924) consists primarily of letters written by President Harding (1865-1923), before and during his tenure as a U.S. senator, to his paramour Carrie Fulton Phillips (1873-1960), wife of a Marion, Ohio, store owner. Also included are drafts and notes for correspondence written by Phillips during her approximately fifteen-year relationship with Harding, as well as a handful of other related ...

    • Contributor: Phillips, Carrie Fulton - Harding, Warren G. (warren Gamaliel)

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    Caretaker's House and Maintenance, 1927-1928

    • Contributor: Napier, Mrs. N. L.
    • Date: 1927

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    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond

    A thematic collection exploring changing models of the universe through time, ideas of life on other words and Carl Sagan’s place in the tradition of science. It features manuscripts, rare books, celestial atlases, newspaper articles, sheet music and movie posters. Like our ancestors, we look up at the heavens and wonder. What is the structure of the universe? How significant are we? Are we ...

    • Contributor: Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth

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    Warren G. Harding-Carrie Fulton Phillips Correspondence: Envelopes, 1916-1919, 1924, undated

    • Contributor: Harding, Warren G. (warren Gamaliel) - Phillips, Carrie Fulton
    • Date: 1916-00-00

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    [Spark, The Mighty Man]

    • Contributor: Swenson, May
    • Date: 1921-01-04

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    George Antheil correspondence with Mary Louise Curtis Bok, 1921-1940

    George Antheil was a composer, pianist, author, and inventor. He first gained fame and notoriety in the 1920s for his mechanistic compositions. This collection principally consists of letters between George Antheil and his longtime patron, Mary Louise Curtis Bok. Other items include several writings by Antheil, photographs of his staged works, promotional materials, and clippings.

    • Contributor: Antheil, George - Zimbalist, Mary Louise Curtis Bok
    • Date: 1921
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    Rudolf Kolisch collection, 1921-1943

    Rudolf Kolisch was a Viennese-American violinist and string quartet player. The collection contains thirty-one items, principally holograph manuscript correspondence, that provide insight into the professional relationship between Kolisch and composers Arnold Schoenberg, Alban Berg, and Anton Webern. Included among these are two Berg manuscripts that present analysis and musical examples from his Lyric suite and String quartet, op. 3.

    • Contributor: Kolisch, Rudolf
    • Date: 1921
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    Letters from Mabel Hubbard Bell to Mr. MacKinnon, August 16, 1922

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard - Mackinnon, Mr.
    • Date: 1922-08-16

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    Vivian Fine music manuscripts, 1927-2004

    Vivian Fine was an American composer, pianist, and educator. The collection primarily consists of Fine's holograph manuscript scores, sketches, and parts for works composed between 1929 and 1993. In addition, the collection contains a small amount of correspondence, programs, and clippings.

    • Contributor: Fine, Vivian
    • Date: 1927
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    Miriam Cole papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection includes photographs, programs and promotional materials, business papers, clippings and articles, unpublished writings and notes, dance history and choreographic notes, contracts, and music scores for her choreography. Together they document a portion of the career of modern dancer and choreographer Miriam Cole. Much of the material relates to Cole's association with the Graham company: photographs, programs, scrapbook pages, articles, and other items ...

    • Contributor: Cole, Miriam - DI Gesú, Antony - Knutson, Loyde - Phillips, Victoria
    • Date: 1923
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    Lukas Foss papers, circa 1926-2000

    Lukas Foss was an American composer, conductor, pianist, and educator. The collection, which documents his life and career, consists of music holograph manuscript scores and parts, sketches, correspondence, business papers, programs, clippings, promotional materials, contracts, and financial documents.

    • Contributor: Foss, Lukas
    • Date: 1926
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    Franziska Boas collection, 1920-1988

    Correspondence, labanotation scores and other choreographic notes, business records, playbills, production material, writings by Franz Boas, artwork, and other papers chiefly documenting the life and career of pioneering dancer and teacher Franziska Boas.

    • Contributor: Boas, Franziska
    • Date: 1920
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    Jack Kemp papers, 1924-2009

    United States cabinet officer, United States representative from New York, and football player. Chiefly correspondence, memoranda, speeches, statements, writings, legislative files, subject files, appointment books, scheduling files, press releases, newsletters, printed matter, clippings, and photographs documenting Kemp's career as a professional athlete and as a public official.

    • Contributor: Kemp, Jack
    • Date: 1924
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    Alexandra Danilova collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings including a typescript of Danilova's memoirs titled Choura: The Memoirs of Alexandra Danilova, speeches and lectures, programs, printed material, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, artwork, photographs, and other papers relating to Danilova's career in dance primarily as a teacher at the School of American Ballet. Also includes material from her years with the de Basil Ballets Russes and the Denham Ballet Russe and ...

    • Contributor: Danilova, Alexandra
    • Date: 1920
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    Letter from H. R. Hunt to Alexander Graham Bell, September 9, 1921

    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Hunt, H. R.
    • Date: 1921-09-09
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    John J. Pershing Papers

    The diaries, notebooks, and address books of John Joseph Pershing (1860-1948), U.S. army officer and commander-in-chief of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I, are part of a larger collection of Pershing papers available for research use onsite in the Manuscript Reading Room of the Library of Congress. The entire collection spans the years 1882-1971, with the bulk of the material concentrated in ...

    • Contributor: Pershing, John J. (John Joseph) - Pershing, Helen F. (helen Frances)

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