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    Peter A. Demens papers, 1880-2000 Author, businessman, railroad promoter, and entrepreneur. Notebooks, scrapbooks, correspondence, and articles mostly relating to Demens's authorship of articles for the Russian journal Viestnik Evropy and Russian and American newspapers on events in America and his life.
    • Contributor: Demens, Peter A. - Tverskoĭ, P. A.
    • Date: 1880
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    Waco Girl
    • Contributor: Ledford, Dorothy
    • Date: 1940-00-00

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    Sherman Cyclone, The
    • Contributor: Holbert, Jim [?]
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    Interview with Vladimir Lehovich
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lehovich, Vladimir
    • Date: 1997-03-25
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    Little Fat Boy
    • Contributor: Jackson, Bill
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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    Backward Song
    • Contributor: Pike, Russ - Pike, Joy
    • Date: 1941-00-00
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    Old Humpty (He Died and Rose Again)
    • Contributor: Allen, Vernon
    • Date: 1941-00-00
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    Year of '83, The
    • Contributor: Jackson, Bill
    • Date: 1941-00-00
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    Archie Green Memorial: Remembering Archie The American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress hosted a two-day event including a tribute, a symposium, and a concert, honoring folklorists Archie Green and Joe Wilson, and celebrating the acquisition of the National Council for the Traditional Arts (NCTA) Collection by the Center's archive. The multifaceted event featured spoken tributes, musical performances, panel discussions, and rare glimpses at archival treasures, and was ...
    • Contributor: Ferris, William R. - Johnson, Paula - McCulloh, Judith - Munoz, Michael S. - Pelosi, Nancy - Wilson, Joe - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009-09-10
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    Stephen C. Rowan papers, 1826-1890 United States Navy officer. Journals and a letterbook relating to Rowan's naval service.
    • Contributor: Rowan, Stephen C. (Stephen Clegg) - Rowan, Stephen C.
    • Date: 1826
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    Little Fat Boy
    • Contributor: Hurlbert, Jim [?]
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    T.J.J. See papers, Correspondence, diary, speeches, writings, financial records, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to See's work at the United States Naval Observatory, Mare Island, Calif. Subjects include astronomy, cosmogony, geodesy, mathematics, relativity theory and Albert Einstein, and wave theory. Correspondents include D.R. Adams, Howard Ayers, Champ Clark, Henry Love Clarke, Arthur Spencer Dayton, Eric Doolittle, A.O. Granger, Arthur B. Hancock, Carrie Harrison, I. Minis ...
    • Contributor: See, T. J. J. (Thomas Jefferson Jackson)
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    Henry S. Pritchett papers, 1876-1967 Astronomer, superintendent of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, and president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Correspondence, travel diaries and autobiographical fragments, drafts and reprints of writings, speeches, essays, reports, Pritchett's book entitled What is Religion? (1906), and other papers relating to Pritchett's career in science and education.
    • Contributor: Pritchett, Henry S. (Henry Smith) - Pritchett, Henry S.
    • Date: 1876
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    Carl R. Rogers papers, Correspondence, family papers, writings, book files, notes on workshops and other meetings, project files, academic files, research files, transcripts of psychotherapy sessions, and administrative papers documenting Rogers's career. Pertains chiefly to his association with the Center for Studies of the Person, La Jolla, Calif., of which he was a founding member, and his work as a proponent of humanistic psychology, client-centered psychotherapy, the human ...
    • Contributor: Rogers, Carl R. (Carl Ransom)
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    Maple on the Hill
    • Contributor: Judd, Nathan - Judd, Lois
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    Carl R. Rogers papers, 1913-1989 Psychologist, psychotherapist, and educator. Correspondence, family papers, writings, book files, notes on workshops and other meetings, project files, academic files, research files, transcripts of psychotherapy sessions, and administrative papers chiefly documenting Rogers's career as a practicing psychologist and therapist and as an educator and promoter of humanistic psychology in association with the Center for Studies of the Person in La Jolla, California.
    • Contributor: Rogers, Carl R. (Carl Ransom) - Rogers, Carl R.
    • Date: 1913
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    William T. Sherman papers, Correspondence, journal kept by Sherman in California during the Mexican War, drafts of portions of his Memoirs of Gen. William T. Sherman (1875), documents, printed matter, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, maps, photographs, and memorabilia relating to Sherman's civilian and military career, including his service during the Civil War. Documents his pre-Civil War career as an Army officer, banker in San Francisco, Calif., attorney in Leavenworth, ...
    • Contributor: Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh)
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    Interview with Yvonne Leveque Jordan
    • Contributor: Fenzi, Jewell - Jordan, Yvonne Leveque
    • Date: 1987-01-15
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    Interview with Jon David Glassman
    • Contributor: Moffat, Jay P. - Glassman, Jon David
    • Date: 1997-12-19
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    My Mother-In-Law
    • Contributor: Sullivan, Mary
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    Clarksville Jail
    • Contributor: Hurlbert, Jim [?]
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    Fat Old Lady
    • Contributor: Jackson, Bill
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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    Ben B. Lindsey papers, Correspondence; manuscripts of articles, books, speeches, plays, and broadcast scripts; notebooks; daybooks; journals; yearbooks; appointment books; stenographic notes; case files; financial and legal records; legislative files; official and personal files; Lindsey (Lindsay) family papers; memorabilia; newspaper clippings; scrapbooks; broadsides; photographs; and other papers primarily concerning Lindsey's role in the development of the juvenile court systems in Colorado and California, his tenure as judge in ...
    • Contributor: Lindsey, Ben (Ben Barr)
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    Wallace R. Brode papers, Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, speeches and writings, academic, travel, and subject files, awards, patents, theater programs, printed material, and photographs chiefly relating to Brode's tenure as director (1951-1960) and foreign secretary (1965-1967) of the American Chemical Society, associate director (1947-1958) of the National Bureau of Standards, and science advisor (1958-1960) to U.S. Secretary of State John Foster Dulles. Includes material on the dismissal of Allen ...
    • Contributor: Brode, Wallace R. (Wallace Reed)
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    Letter from Salmon Portland Chase to Irwin McDowell. March 30...
    • Contributor: Chase, Salmon Portland
    • Date: 1865-03-30

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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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    Eighth of January
    • Contributor: Sullivan, Mary
    • Date: 1940-00-00

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    [Mr. Trout]
    • Contributor: Trout, Mr[?]

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    John Holly
    • Contributor: Davis, O. C. "cotton"
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    Ol' Arkansas
    • Contributor: King Family
    • Date: 1938-00-00
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    Thomas T. Craven papers, Correspondence, memoranda, writings, orders, reports, biographical and genealogical materials, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating primarily to Craven's World War I convoy duty in Atlantic and Mediterranean waters (1917-1918), his command of the United States Naval Aviation Forces in Europe (1918), his command of a gunboat flotilla on the Yangtze River, China (1929-1931), and his service as chief coordinator of the U.S. Federal Coordinating ...
    • Contributor: Craven, Thomas T. (Thomas Tingey)
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    Arch Oboler collection, 1916-1992 Nearly the entirety of the prolific output of radio playwright and independent film maker Arch Oboler (1909-1987) in radio, motion pictures, television, theater, and print is contained in the Arch Oboler Collection. Featured are his radio plays from the 1930s and 1940s and the first three-dimensional feature film, Bwana Devil.
    • Contributor: Oboler, Arch
    • Date: 1916
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    Old True Love
    • Contributor: King Family
    • Date: 1941-00-00
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    Jack Kemp papers, 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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    Nathaniel Alexander Owings papers, Correspondence, memoranda, journals, minutes, speeches, writings, reports, notes, subject file, legal and financial records, biographical material, appointment calendars, clippings, scrapbooks, printed matter, charts, graphs, diagrams, photographs, and other papers documenting Owings's career as a founding partner of the architectural firm, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill; chairman of public commissions responsible for the redesign of Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C.; member of various commissions relating to ...
    • Contributor: Owings, Nathaniel Alexander
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    I Rode Southern
    • Contributor: Lovell, Merle
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    W.G. McAdoo papers, 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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    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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    Sow Weaving Silk
    • Contributor: Pipkin, Myra
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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    Service Men's Arts Center and Contact Bureau of San Francisco... 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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    Wild Bill Jones
    • Contributor: Cambron, Troy
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    George Creel papers, 1857-1953 Author, editor, and government official. Scrapbooks and bound volumes of writings by and about Creel form the bulk of the collection. Includes correspondence, notes, speeches, lectures, book reviews, and campaign material. A series on Woodrow Wilson and the United States Committee on Public Information contains correspondence with Wilson as well as his corrections of drafts of Creel's cables, letters, speeches, and other writings relating ...
    • Contributor: Creel, George
    • Date: 1857
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    Fod
    • Contributor: King Family
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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    A.W. Greely papers, 1753-1959 Explorer, United States Army officer, and author. Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diaries, speeches, lectures, writings, military papers, biographical material, Greely (Greeley) family correspondence, scrapbooks, financial records, clippings, maps, prints, memorabilia, and other papers relating primarily to Greely's military career and exploration of the polar regions.
    • Contributor: Greely, A. W. (Adolphus Washington) - Greely, A. W.
    • Date: 1753
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    Song of the flume [textual transcription]
    I sought the shore of the sounding sea
    Textual transcription of song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 1 p.
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    Railroader
    • Contributor: Pike, Russ
    • Date: 1941-00-00
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    Interview with Terrell (Terry) E. Arnold
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Arnold, Terrell (Terry) E.
    • Date: 2000-03-09
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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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    John J. Walsh papers, 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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    Rowland V. Lee papers, 1907-1971 Director, producer, actor, and dramatist. Scripts, scrapbooks, photographs, printed matter, and other papers relating to Lee's career in motion pictures as a silent film actor, director, and producer during the period 1917-1959.
    • Contributor: Lee, Rowland V.
    • Date: 1907
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    Marriage Colors, The
    • Contributor: Jackson, Bill
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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    Interview with Donald R. Norland
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Norland, Donald R. (Donald Richard)
    • Date: 1992-12-15
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    Charmin' Betsy
    • Contributor: Stankowitz, Mr. - Stankowitz, Mrs
    • Date: 1941-00-00
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    Groundhog
    • Contributor: Alston, Ernie
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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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
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    Wilson-McAdoo families papers, 1860-1966 Correspondence, writings, speeches, statements, biographical material, financial papers, clippings, photographs, and other papers primarily of Eleanor Wilson McAdoo and Margaret Woodrow Wilson, documenting the activities of the McAdoo and Wilson families.
    • Date: 1860
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    The Dying Girl's Message
    • Contributor: Judd, Lois
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    Woodbury Lowery collection relating to Spanish settlements in... Bound volumes of material gathered and organized by Woodbury for the preparation of his unfinished history of "Spanish settlements within the present limits of the United States." Volumes contain catalog records and handwritten transcripts of documents concerning settlements in California, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas.
    • Contributor: Lowery, Woodbury
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    Woodbury Lowery collection relating to Spanish settlements in... Lawyer, editor and historian. Chiefly handwritten transcripts of documents compiled by Lowery relating to Spanish settlements in California, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas.
    • Contributor: Lowery, Woodbury
    • Date: 1517
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    Cost of living studies. No. 1, 1928: Quantity and cost estima... Available as a searchable text and facsimile page images. This publication presents the results of a study to establish the cost of maintaining satisfactory living standards for California state employees in 1920, when postwar prices were at their peak. It was conducted by the Heller Committee, a group of University of California faculty, at the request of the California State Civil Service Commission. Data ...
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    Luther Burbank papers, 1830-1989 Botanist, horticulturist, and naturalist. Correspondence, speeches and writings, notes, sketches, nursery plans and notes, business records, scrapbooks, family papers and genealogies, and printed material concerning Burbank's career as a botanist and his family and personal life.
    • Contributor: Burbank, Luther
    • Date: 1830
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    Punkin Patch
    • Contributor: Pike, Russ - Pike, Cleo
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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    Along Come Old Jinnie One Fine Summer Day
    • Contributor: Hurlbert, Jim [?]
    • Date: 1940-08-07
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    Gold Rush songs [textual transcriptions and notes on "Joe Bow...
    My name is Joe Bowers | Oh, don't you remember sweet Betsy from Pike | I've just got in across the plains | When I left the States for gold | When the gold fever raged I was doing very well | Come all ye poor men of the north who are working for your lives | Now if you listen to the tale I will tell | Since times are so hard, I'll tell you, my wife | Oh leave ye miners, leave | Oh miners, poor miners, hungry and cold | Don't go there, I pray, stay away if you can
    Textual transcriptions and notes of nine songs from the Gold Rush era in California in the mid-1800s. These include "Joe Bowers," "Betsy from Pike," "I've just got in across the plains," "When I left the States for gold," "Gold," "Come all ye poor men of the north," "The Dreary Black Hills," "The Rolling stone," and a variant of "The Dying Californian," performed by John ...
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    Charles Henry Harvey papers, Correspondence, diaries, daybooks, receipts, and printed matter relating chiefly to Harvey's life and work in Methuen, Mass., as a mill worker and carpenter; voyage around Cape Horn aboard the Crescent to California to dig for gold; life in California, 1850-1859; and work as a gold miner and carpenter in Pueblo and Denver, Colo., 1879. Also includes diaries (1851-1857) of Harvey's mother, Joanne Harvey, and ...
    • Contributor: Harvey, Charles Henry - Harvey, Joanne
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    Barnett Allen Howard papers, Memoirs documenting Howard's boyhood on a farm near Paris, Tenn.; his unsuccessful attempts to become rich during the California gold rush; his return to Tennessee by way of Panama, Cuba, New Orleans, La., and the Mississippi River; his Union sympathies resulting in his family's move to Du Quoin, Ill., during the Civil War; and his farming, preaching, and trading in Illinois and subsequently, in ...
    • Contributor: Howard, Barnett Allen
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    Ronald L. Ziegler papers, 1956-1999 White House press secretary, assistant to President Richard M. Nixon, and trade association administrator. Correspondence, memoranda, political files, subject files, legal material, notes, transcripts of press briefings and press conferences, press releases, briefing material, photographs, family papers, biographical material, calendars and schedules, speeches, writings, telephone logs, printed material, clippings, and other papers documenting chiefly Ziegler's activities in the administration of President Richard M. Nixon.
    • Contributor: Ziegler, Ronald L. (Ronald Louis) - Ziegler, Ronald L.
    • Date: 1956
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    Mercy-Argenteau family papers, Correspondence, commissions, diplomas, certificates, and other documents. Includes military papers relating to the Silesian wars and Seven Years' War, letters from King Leopold II of Austria, and material relating to California and Mexico.
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    The Brown Girl
    • Contributor: Davis, O. C., Mrs
    • Date: 1940-00-00

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    Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad
    • Contributor: Ward, Gussie
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    Henry Harley Arnold papers, Correspondence, memoranda, journals, notebooks, drafts and proofs of Arnold's memoirs, Global Mission (1949), articles, speeches, reports, orders, printed material, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to the development of military aeronautics in the United States and to aeronautical policies and events of World War II. Documents Arnold's service (1938-1946) as chief and commanding general of the United States Army Air Corps (later the U.S. ...
    • Contributor: Arnold, Henry Harley - Chamberlain, Jo Hubbard
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    Thomas Oliver Selfridge papers, 1809-1927 Naval officer. Correspondence, journals, logbooks, and notebooks relating to Selfridge’s naval career. Includes material relating to the side-wheel steamer Mississippi and the Mare Island Naval Shipyard, which were commanded by Selfridge, and to the Naval Examining Board over which he presided.
    • Contributor: Selfridge, Thomas Oliver
    • Date: 1809
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    California bank robbers [textual transcription]
    The California people are determined to find another band of robbers | So be careful all you rowdies and you rich banker thieves
    Textual transcription of song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 1 p.
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    Edward Lee Plumb papers, 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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    Pretty Molly
    • Contributor: Ramsay, Pauline
    • Date: 1941-00-00
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    Shady Grove
    • Contributor: Allen, Vernon
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    Key Pittman papers, Correspondence, speeches, articles, subject files, legal and financial records, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, printed matter, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence relating primarily to Pittman's service in the U.S. Senate. Subjects include Alaskan affairs, Boulder Dam (Hoover Dam, Ariz. and Nev.), reclamation of lands in Nevada, mining and coinage, silver, foreign trade, commercial relations with China and the ...
    • Contributor: Pittman, Key
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    Runnin' Stewball
    • Contributor: Whitworth, Vester
    • Date: 1940-00-00
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    Frederick Law Olmsted papers, Correspondence, letterbooks, journals, drafts of articles and books, speeches and lectures, biographical and genealogical data, business papers, legal and financial papers, scrapbooks, printed material, maps, drawings, and other papers encompassing Olmsted's career and private life. The papers focus on Olmsted's career as a landscape architect, specifically as a designer of parks and the grounds of private estates and public buildings and as a city ...
    • Contributor: Olmsted, Frederick Law - Olmsted, Gideon - Olmsted, John
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    Samuel Peter Heintzelman papers, 1822-1913 Union army officer. Correspondence, diaries, journals, and military papers detailing Heintzelman’s service in the United States Army from his years at the United States Military Academy through the Civil War. Includes descriptions of activities in Indian wars in Florida, the Southwest, and California, and during the Mexican War.
    • Contributor: Heintzelman, Samuel Peter
    • Date: 1822
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    James William Denver papers, Four 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). A fifth letterpress book contains the correspondence of Seargent Prentiss Knut of Denver's law firm.
    • Contributor: Denver, James William
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    F.W. Lander and J.M. Lander papers, Correspondence, writings, military dispatches and telegrams, notes, reports, scrapbooks, printed matter, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Lander's activities surveying and exploring overland routes through the West and to his Civil War service in Virginia and Maryland under George Brinton McClellan and Chas. P. Stone. Documents his work as chief engineer and superintendent of the Fort Kearney, South Pass, and Honey Lake Wagon ...
    • Contributor: Lander, F. W. (Frederick West) - Lander, J. M. (Jean Margaret)
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    W.W. Corcoran papers, 1791-1896 Financier and philanthropist. Correspondence, letterpress books, financial papers, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Corcoran's business and banking interests and philanthropic efforts.
    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson) - Corcoran, W. W.
    • Date: 1791
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    Ronald L. Ziegler papers, Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, political files, subject files, legal material, notes, briefing material, transcripts of press briefings and press conferences, press releases, calendars and schedules, telephone logs, biographical material, family papers, printed matter, clippings, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Ziegler's activities as White House press secretary, assistant to President Richard M. Nixon, and assistant to Nixon after his resignation from the presidency. ...
    • Contributor: Ziegler, Ronald L. (Ronald Louis)
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    John Crittenden Watson papers, General and family correspondence, reports, official orders, notes, newspaper clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Watson's naval career. Documents his Civil War service at Fort Jackson, Fort Saint Philip, and Chalmette, La., resulting in the capture of New Orleans, La., 1862; at Vicksburg, Miss., 1862; and at the Battle of Mobile Bay, La., 1864. Also documents his postwar duty as commander of ...
    • Contributor: Watson, John Crittenden - Watson, Edward H. (Edward Howe) - Watson, James T.
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    Interview with Douglas Eugene Pike
    • Contributor: Hutchison, John N. - Pike, Douglas Eugene
    • Date: 1989-02-01
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    Stevensville Blues
    • Contributor: Jackson, Bill
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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    So be careful all you rowdies [textual transcriptions]
    In came the shad-bellied Yankee out of breath | So be careful all you rowdies
    Textual transcription of song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 2 p.
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    Barnett Allen Howard papers, 1885-1949 Farmer, preacher, and trader. Memoirs documenting Howard's life as well as genealogical material, legal documents, and printed matter.
    • Contributor: Howard, Barnett Allen
    • Date: 1885
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    Lightning Express, The
    • Contributor: Holbert, Jim [?]
    • Date: 1940-00-00

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    Jackie Frazier
    • Contributor: Jackson, Bill
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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    The California daddy [textual transcription]
    A story here I wish to tell
    Textual transcription of poem by George Graham. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 2 p.
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    Arthur Gleason papers, Correspondence, writings, subject files, clippings, and printed matter relating chiefly to Gleason's editorial work with Cosmopolitan, The Survey, and Collier's Weekly magazines; his experiences as a journalist and medic in World War I; and his activities on behalf of the British labor movement, Bureau of Industrial Research, United Mine Workers of America, and socialism. Subjects include immigration, Jews in the U.S., American isolationism, the ...
    • Contributor: Gleason, Arthur
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    John Barrett papers, 1861-1943 Journalist and diplomat. Family and general correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, subject files, writings and speeches, financial papers, reports, biographical materials, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating principally to Barrett's career as a journalist and diplomat.
    • Contributor: Barrett, John
    • Date: 1861
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    Down in Old Kentucky
    • Contributor: Allen, J. D.
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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    Interview with Paul Good
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Good, Paul
    • Date: 2000-08-03
  • Collection
    Elizabeth Burt papers, 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
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Dandoo
    • Contributor: Pike, Cleo
    • Date: 1940-00-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Lily of the West, The
    • Contributor: Wiley, Grady
    • Date: 1941-00-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    The Days of forty nine [melodic transcription]
    You see before you now a man | The Days of '49
    Melodic song transcription. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 1 p.