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    Frederick Lewis Allen papers, 1890-1954 Editor and author. Correspondence, articles, biographies, date books, diaries, radio scripts, histories, and speeches documenting Allen's career as editor of Harper's Magazine, director of the Foreign Policy Association, author of many popular works on American social history, and an overseer of Harvard University.
    • Contributor: Allen, Frederick Lewis
    • Date: 1890
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    Robert Garrett family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, business records, and other papers relating chiefly to the involvement of Robert Garrett and his sons, John W. Garrett and Henry S. Garrett, in mercantile affairs in Baltimore, Md. Focuses on the business of Robert Garrett & Sons in connection with its mercantile trade and banking house, ventures in transportation and communication, and wholesale grocery, produce, forwarding, and commission business; and on the ...
    • Contributor: Garrett, Robert - Garrett, Henry S. (Henry Stouffer) - Garrett, John W. (John Work)
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    I soon shall be in Frisco [textual transcription]
    I soon shall be in Frisco | Oh California, that's the land for me
    Textual transcription of song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 1 p.
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    Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco records, 1940-1946 Recreational center established during World War II for military personnel whose civilian professions or avocations included the fine arts. Letters received by Charles Cooper, managing director, and his wife, Marie Cooper. Includes a register of visitors to the center, samples of poetry, musical and radio programs, newspaper clippings, bulletins, photographs, and publicity material.
    • Contributor: Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco
    • Date: 1940
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    Letter from W. H. Bacon to Laura I. Oblinger, Febuary 12, 1894
    • Contributor: Lumbar, Laura I. (Laura Iona Bacon Oblinger) - Bacon, W. H. (William Henry)
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    Abram P.T. Elder papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, biographical files, business records of the National Biographical Society, illustrated materials, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Elder's creation and publication of biographical directories for the society. Includes research and publication materials for Charles Henry Grosvenor's Book of the Presidents, with Biographical Sketches (1902) and other biographical directories. Also includes materials relating to an exhibit promoting sales of a directory at the ...
    • Contributor: Elder, Abram P. T. (Abram Peter Turner) - Grosvenor, Charles Henry - National Biographical Society (Washington, D.C.)
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    Narrative by Kathleen Clark
    • Contributor: Clark, Kathleen
    • Date: 2001-09-00
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    Herman Hollerith papers, 1850-1982 Inventor and businessman. Correspondence, diary, financial and business papers, patents by Hollerith and others, blueprints, drawings, a Hollerith machine punch plate, writings about Hollerith by Geoffrey Austrian and others, biographical material, and other papers relating to Hollerith tabulating machines and their use in census taking (1890-1910), operation of Tabulating Machine Company and its merger with two other companies forming Computer-Tabulating-Recording Company (1911), and Hollerith's ...
    • Contributor: Hollerith, Herman
    • Date: 1850
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    Ethan Allen Hitchcock papers, 1793-1888 Army officer and author. Collection includes correspondence, notes, speeches and writings, and printed matter relating to Hitchcock's military career and his interest in metaphysics and philosophy.
    • Contributor: Hitchcock, Ethan Allen
    • Date: 1793
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    Edward Lee Plumb papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, board minutes, reports, dispatches, financial records, printed matter, maps, and other papers relating primarily to Plumb's diplomatic service in Mexico and to negotiations with the Mexican government on behalf of the United States and American investors in the Mexican railway system. Includes reports and dispatches to U.S. secretary of state William Henry Seward regarding diplomatic and political affairs in Mexico. Other subjects ...
    • Contributor: Plumb, Edward Lee
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    John W. Colbert papers, 1895-1966 Pathologist and physician. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and lectures, articles, research materials, and artwork pertaining to Colbert's experiences researching tropical diseases, providing medical care to the French and American armies during World War I, accompanying the American Expeditionary Forces to Russia, working as a physician in China, founding the Woman's Ambulance and Defense Corps of America, and serving as a U.S. Army officer during World ...
    • Contributor: Colbert, John W. (John William) - Colbert, John W.
    • Date: 1895
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    I soon shall be in Frisco [textual transcription].
    Oh California, that's the land for me | I soon shall be in Frisco Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Textual transcription of song.
    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1938
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    John J. Walsh papers, 1933-2004 Federal Bureau of Investigation agent. Correspondence, writings, and research material relating to Walsh’s career as a Federal Bureau of Investigation agent and as an investigator for congressional committees and executive branch agencies. Includes Walsh’s unpublished memoir and research files relating to the Venona project and to Matthew Silverman, a figure in the Alger Hiss case.
    • Contributor: Walsh, John J. (John Joseph) - Walsh, John J.
    • Date: 1933
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    California Gold Rush collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, travel journal, and typescripts of notes by various individuals who participated in the California Gold Rush. Correspondence chiefly of miners and individuals working in mining camps to family members and friends documenting their experiences. Subjects include the hardships of mining, methods of mining, homesickness, and impressions of mining camps and cities. California towns and camps represented are Downieville, Foster's Bar, Georgetown, Log City, ...
    • Contributor: Wason, Lyman P.
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    John J. Walsh papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, and research files relating chiefly to the Venona project, a secret program of the U.S. Army Signal Intelligence Service examining encrypted Soviet diplomatic communications. Research files include translations of messages sent among Komitet gosudarstvennoĭ bezopasnosti (KGB) agents and operatives in Australia; Mexico; Moscow, Russia; New York, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif.; South America; and Washington, D.C., during the 1940s and 1950s. Also includes ...
    • Contributor: Walsh, John J. (John Joseph)
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    Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Card file reflecting the interests of military personnel visiting the center; correspondence from service members around the world received by Charles Cooper, executive director, and his wife, Marie Cooper; guest register of visitors with signatures often including doodles, sketches, and musical notations; poetry; newspaper clippings, bulletins, and programs; and photographs of students and their works.
    • Contributor: Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco
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    California Gold Rush collection, 1849-1900 Correspondence, travel journal, and typescripts of notes by various authors who participated in the California Gold Rush.
    • Contributor: Wason, Lyman P.
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    William T. Sherman Papers The papers of General William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891) span the years 1810-1897, with the bulk of the material originating between 1848 and 1891. They consist of approximately 18,000 items, most digitally scanned from 51 microfilm reels, although some correspondence and other materials in the Addition series which had never been microfilmed were digitized from the originals. The collection consists of correspondence, a volume of ...
    • Contributor: Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh)

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    Edward Lee Plumb papers, 1825-1903 Diplomat and secretary of the United States legation in Mexico. Correspondence, journals, clippings, and other papers relating primarily to Plumb’s negotiations relating to the Mexican railway system.
    • Contributor: Plumb, Edward Lee
    • Date: 1825
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    Thus spake the ancient gull [textual transcription]
    I'm a grafter bold as stows my hold
    Textual transcription of song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 1 p.
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    Letter from Lillie Oblinger to Uriah W. Oblinger, December 3, 1900
    • Contributor: Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley) - Clendenan, Dixie (Lillie May Oblinger Erickson Seyfried Cheatham)
    • Date: 1900-12-03
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    W.P.A. California Folk Music Project collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The California Folk Music Project of the California Work Projects Administration (WPA) was conceived and directed by Sidney Robertson Cowell and co-sponsored by the Music Department of the University of California, Berkeley, and the Music Division, Library of Congress from 1938 to 1940. Additional support was provided by the New Music Society of California and the Society of California Pioneers. The resulting collection of ...
    • Contributor: Daniels, Joe - Acosta, Rosalie - Aslanian, Jack - Avila, Albert - Avila, Alice Lemos - Baboyan, Reuben J. - Bakalian, Jack - Bardarson, Leo - Bardarson, Otto - Bardarson, Sigurd ... Daniels, Joe - Acosta, Rosalie - Aslanian, Jack - Avila, Albert - Avila, Alice Lemos - Baboyan, Reuben J. - Bakalian, Jack - Bardarson, Leo - Bardarson, Otto - Bardarson, Sigurd - Barr, Alex - Bedrosian, Joe - Bell, Sam - Benonys, Sigridur - Blackburn, Sam - Boro, Peter - Botica, John - Brady, Hubert - Brangone, Louis - Brodeur, Arthur Gilchrist - Brown, Hilda Duarte - Calderón, Aurora - Coffin, Ada Pearl - Coffin, Byron - Coffin, Byron H. - Cook, Charles - Cunha, Frank - Cunha, John - Cunningham, John - Day, William T. - Dedo, Tony - Denoon, R. R. - De Soto, Jessie - De Soto, Tomas - Dormody, Anita - Drasky, Mary - Earnson, Flora - Einarsson, Thordur - Erro, Antoinette - Espinosa, Lottie - Etcheverry, Frances - Etcheverry, Matias - Figueroa, Ben - Flores, Joaquim - Flores, Olive - Ford, Arthur J. - Ford, Elizabeth W. - Ford, Bogue - Ford, Pat - Ford, Warde H. - Franco, Clifford - Franco, Louise - Franks - Fulton, Charles - Gaidos, Mary - Garcia, Johnnie - Garcia, Maria - Gomez, Julio - Goshtigian, Hartop - Goshtigian, Mary - Gould, Hattie Scott - Graham, George Vinton - Harp, Walter - Hart, Harmon - Haroutunian, Bedros - Jelenfy, Elizabeth - Jelenfy - Jones, Leonard W. - Kendall, Raymond - Koljonen, C. A. - Koljonen, Celia - Kratlian, Archie - Lemos, Manuel - Lindsay, Bennie - Lindsay, Junior - Lozada, Cruz - Lucido, Sal - McCready, John A. - McCready, Spencer - McDonald, Mary A. - Macinnes, Charlotte - Macinnes, Donald - McKenzie, Leighton - Macphee, John - Macphee, Mary - Madariaga - Mann, Thomas - Meade, Virginia - Medeiros, Antonio - Mendes, Alberto - Morgan, Aaron - Myers, Evarista - Nilssen, Alf - Nimerfroh - Nimerfroh, Rosa - Olafson, John - Olmeda, Mario - Oriet, Frenchy - Ortega, Jacinta - Pavon, Ed - Petersen, Fina - Pico, Virginia - Pitts, Ben - Ponce, Leon - Popoff - Powell, Charles - Ralph, Walter Ross - Rasmussen, Charles - Reha, Julia - Rice, Ben - Robinson, Leighton - Rodriguez, Elinor - Russo, Joseph W. - Ruthling, Pablo - Salonen, Mary - Sanfilippo, Francisco - Sanford, Herbert Hudson - Sebree, Walter - Selleck, John N. - Shapazian, Siranoosh - Shapazian, Vartan S. - Shatinian, T. - Sigurasson, Oddrun - Silva, Elzira - Silveira, Mary - Soininen, John - Stone, John E. - Susoeff, J. P. - Takakjian, Mesrob - Walker, Robert W. - Waters, Ozzie - Wilkinson, Myrtle - Hobrecht, Bertrand - Fetesoff, William S. - Loscutoff, William S. - Sanoff, J. D. - Sarakoff, A. P. - Schetinin, William P. - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Handon, Joseph H. - Asmussen, Ella - Bateman, John - Hall, J. L. - Aslanian's Armenian Orchestra - Julio Gomez' Orchestra - St. Anthony's Seminary (Santa Barbara, Calif.). Choristers - St. Joseph's Seminary (Santa Barbara, Calif.). Boys Choir - Stanford University. Choir - Archive of American Folk Song - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection, (Library of Congress) - University of California, Berkeley. Department of Music - Society of California Pioneers - New Music Society of California - United States. Work Projects Administration (Calif.) - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1936
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    Abram P.T. Elder papers, 1890-1916 Biographer and publisher. Correspondence, biographical files, business records of the National Biographical Society, illustrated materials, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Elder's creation and publication of biographical directories for the society.
    • Contributor: Elder, Abram P. T. (Abram Peter Turner) - Elder, Abram P. T.
    • Date: 1890
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    John W. Colbert papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, lectures, articles, research materials, artwork, and other papers pertaining to Colbert's experiences researching tropical diseases primarily in Panama and Puerto Rico in the early 1900s, training nurses in Puerto Rico (1904-1905), assisting in relief efforts following the earthquake and firestorm in San Francisco (1906), providing medical care for the French and American armies in Belgium, the Gallipoli Peninsula (Turkey), and France ...
    • Contributor: Colbert, John W. (John William)