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    T.J.J. See papers, 1887-1960 Astronomer and mathematician. Correspondence, a diary, financial papers, writings, printed matter, photographs, and miscellaneous material dealing with See's work in science and mathematics.
    • Contributor: See, T. J. J. (Thomas Jefferson Jackson) - See, T. J. J.
    • Date: 1887
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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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    Arthur Laurents papers, circa 1900-2011 Arthur Laurents (1917-2011) was an American playwright, screenwriter and Broadway director. The collection, which documents his life and career, includes scripts, correspondence, datebooks, photographs, book drafts, production notes, programs, publicity materials, business papers, awards, clippings, and articles.
    • Contributor: Laurents, Arthur
    • Date: 1900
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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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    Elizabeth Burt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Typescript of Burt's autobiographical account, "An Army Wife's Forty Years in the Service, 1862-1902," and letters to her daughter, Edith Burt, discussing family matters and describing the routines of life on military posts in the West including Fort Bidwell, Calif.; Forts Bridger, Laramie, D.A. Russell, Sanders, and Washakie, Wyo.; Forts Missoula and C.F. Smith, Mont.; and Forts Omaha and Robinson, Neb.. Subjects include relations...
    • Contributor: Burt, Elizabeth - Burt, Andrew Sheridan - Burt, Andrew Gano
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    Alan Jay Lerner papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The papers include stage scripts and screenplays in multiple drafts, music, correspondence, photographs, writings, programs, biographical materials, clippings and collected lyrics. Materials relate to Lerner's well-known, obscure, and unproduced projects, including My fair lady, Camelot, Gigi, Coco, Carmelina, and Lolita, my love. The Scripts series is the largest in the collection. In most instances, Lerner was the author of both the libretto or screenplay...
    • Contributor: Lerner, Alan Jay - Barry, John - Bernstein, Leonard - Lane, Burton - Loewe, Frederick - Previn, André - Weill, Kurt
    • Date: 1880
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    Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin migrant workers collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The collection includes field recordings made in July and August, 1940 and 1941 in Farm Security Administration migrant worker camps in California. These included the Arvin, Shafter, Visalia, Firebaugh, Westley, Thornton, and Yuba FSA camps. Recordings were made of dance music, popular songs, ballads and folk songs, original songs, conversations, camp council meetings, poems, and stories describing life in the camps, whose residents were...
    • Contributor: Pike, Russ - Sonkin, Robert - Todd, Charles L. - Lomax, Alan - Hemmig, Robert - Rothstein, Arthur - Lange, Dorothea - Archive of American Folk Song - American Folklife Center - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1939
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    P. Phillips family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, legal record books, journals, dockets, notebooks, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to the legal careers of P. Phillips and his son, W. Hallet Phillips. Documents their practice of law in Washington, D.C., in particular their practice before the Supreme Court. Includes an unpublished autobiography of P. Phillips; journal of his wife, Eugenia Levy Phillips, written while interned as a Southern sympathizer...
    • Contributor: Phillips, P. (Philip) - Levy, Fanny Yates - Levy, Jacob Clavius - Phillips, Eugenia Levy - Phillips, W. Hallett (William Hallet)
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    Anna Maria Evans papers, 1835-1914 Housewife and member of the Society of Friends (Quaker). Correspondence and printed matter pertaining to religious activities, education, domestic matters, and the impact of the Civil War on Evans's family and friends.
    • Contributor: Evans, Anna Maria, Approximately 1828-Approximately 1905 - Evans, Anna Maria
    • Date: 1835
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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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    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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    Herman Hollerith papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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, scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, printed 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...
    • Contributor: Hollerith, Herman - Austrian, Geoffrey - Talcott, Charles G. (Charles Gratiot) - Talcott, Theodosia L.
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    W.G. McAdoo papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, scrapbooks, bulletins, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to McAdoo's career as a lawyer and businessman in Tennessee and New York, U.S. secretary of the treasury and director general of railroads in the United States Railroad Administration during the Woodrow Wilson presidential administration, and U.S. senator from California. Also documents his role in Democratic Party politics in...
    • Contributor: McAdoo, W. G. (William Gibbs)
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    People for the American Way and People for the American Way Foundation records,
    People for the American Way records | People for the American Way Foundation records Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Correspondence, minutes, reports, proposals, meeting materials, legal files, financial documents, administrative files, publications, press files, and photographs documenting public policy initiatives, field campaigns and projects, and litigation actions of the People for the American Way (PFAW). Also documents the efforts of the organization's lobbying arm, People for the American Way Action Fund (PFAW/F), relating to legislative and policy advocacy work with Congress, federal agencies,...
    • Contributor: People for the American Way - Andrews, Tom - Collins, Mary Jean - Keegan, Michael - Kolbert, Kathryn - Kropp, Arthur - Lear, Norman - Podesta, Anthony T. - Shields, Carole - Citizens for Constitutional Concerns, Inc - People for the American Way Foundation
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    Thomas Oliver Selfridge papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, logbooks, notebooks, and other papers relating to Selfridge's naval career. Includes material relating to his service as commander of the USS Mississippi and of the Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Calif., and as president of the U.S. Naval Examining Board (Line). Correspondents include his son, T.O. Selfridge, Henry E. Ballard, George E. Belknap, A.F. Crossman, Francis E. Grice, and David D. Porter.
    • Contributor: Selfridge, Thomas Oliver
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    Beale family papers from the Decatur House, 1794-1957 Correspondence, journals, biographical material, speeches, articles, scrapbooks, printed material, and other papers pertaining to the role of Edward Fitzgerald Beale in opening the West; the diplomatic career of Truxtun Beale as United States minister to Greece, Persia, and Romania; the naval careers of Thomas Truxtun and Stephen Decatur; the Beale (Beal), Chase, Edwards, and Truxtun families; and the Decatur House.
    • Date: 1794
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    Shirley M. Hufstedler papers, 1979-1981 Lawyer, jurist, and secretary of education. Photocopies of correspondence, memoranda, speeches, policy statements, and other papers, and microfilm of decision memoranda relating chiefly to Hufstedler's tenure as United States secretary of education in the Jimmy Carter administration.
    • Contributor: Hufstedler, Shirley M.
    • Date: 1979
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    Jack Kemp papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, statements, writings, legislative files, subject files, appointment books, scheduling files, press releases, newsletters, clippings, printed matter, family papers, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Kemp's service as U.S. representative from New York (1971-1989). Documents his career as a professional football player in the American Football League (1960-1969), primarily with the Buffalo Bills, and union president of the American Football League...
    • Contributor: Kemp, Jack
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    Victor Gruen papers, 1886-1991 Designer, architect, and urban planner. Personal and business correspondence, project files, speeches, writings, biographical material, and scrapbooks documenting Gruen's career in architectural design, city planning, and environmental counseling, with special emphasis on architectural and land use projects undertaken from 1960 to 1980 by his firms, Gruen Associates, headquartered in New York, New York, and Los Angeles, California, and Victor Gruen International, centered in Vienna,...
    • Contributor: Gruen, Victor
    • Date: 1886
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    Thomas Ewing family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, writings, speeches, biographical and genealogical material, military papers, financial and legal papers, scrapbooks, printed materials, maps, photographs, and other papers concerning American political, economic, and social life. Subjects include westward expansion and frontier life, the disposal of public lands and land speculation, law and legal practice in Ohio, Ohio and national Whig politics, anti-Jacksonianism, the Bank of the United States, the...
    • Contributor: Ewing, Thomas - Ewing, Hugh - Sherman, Ellen Ewing - Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh)
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    A.K. Fisher papers, 1827-1957 Botanist, naturalist, and zoologist. Correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, articles and speeches, family papers, field notes and records, memoranda, reports, drawings, bibliographic cards on birds, plants, and animals, maps, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and photographs relating chiefly to Fisher's activities as an ornithologist and vertebrate zoologist.
    • Contributor: Fisher, A. K. (Albert Kenrick) - Fisher, A. K.
    • Date: 1827
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    James William Denver papers, 1868-1884 Lawyer, army officer, United States representative from California, United States commissioner of Indian affairs, and governor of Kansas. Letterpress books containing correspondence relating to Denver's law practice in Washington, D.C., which was concerned with Choctaw Indian claims and land disputes in California and elsewhere in the West, and to his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination, 1884.
    • Contributor: Denver, James William
    • Date: 1868
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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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    Nathaniel Alexander Owings papers, 1911-1983 Architect and engineer. Correspondence, journals. memoranda, minutes and reports, drafts of speeches and writings, legal and financial papers, subject file, biographical material, poetry, notes, appointment calendars, charts, graphs, diagrams, clippings, printed matter, photographs, scrapbooks, and other material chiefly dating from 1960 to 1980, documenting Owings's career as a founding partner of the architectural firm, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, as chairman of public commissions responsible...
    • Contributor: Owings, Nathaniel Alexander
    • Date: 1911