Search Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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    Eugenio María de Hostos and Eugenio Carlos de Hostos papers, 1865-1990 Eugenio María de Hostos, Puerto Rican nationalist, writer, and educator and his son, Eugenio Carlos de Hostos, militrary officer. Correspondence, family papers, photographs, miscellaneous papers, a diary of Eugenio María de Hostos, and papers relating to the renovation of the castle of Sotomayor in Pontevedra, Spain.
    • Date: 1865
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    Nathan W. Daniels diary and scrapbook, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Handwritten diary with photographs, illustrations, and newspaper clippings mounted throughout the text in 3 volumes. Includes a typescript of summaries and transcripts of the diaries by C.P. Weaver. In volume one, Daniels described his Civil War service with an African American regiment, the U.S. Army 2nd Native Guard Infantry Regiment, chiefly while stationed at Ship Island, Miss., and his time in New Orleans, La., ...
    • Contributor: Daniels, Nathan W. - Richmond, Cora L. V. (Cora Linn Victoria)
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    Richard Dudman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, notebooks, writings, articles, background material, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Dudman's career as a journalist with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Subjects include his coverage of the Vietnam War, 1961-1975, and reporting on China, Cuba, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia during a period of Cold War and revolutions. Others subjects relate to domestic politics in the 1960s and 1970s including Watergate, ...
    • Contributor: Dudman, Richard
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    Henry Ware Lawton papers, 1849-1930 Army officer. Correspondence, military papers, a map, photographs, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating chiefly to Lawton's military career. Includes a copy of a journal of Esther Voorhees Hasson, 1899, and a copy of a diary of Leonard Wood, 1886.
    • Contributor: Lawton, Henry Ware
    • Date: 1849
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    Nathaniel Prentiss Banks papers, 1829-1911 United States representative, governor of Massachusetts, and army officer. Family and general correspondence, diaries and notebooks, letterbooks, military papers, speeches and writings, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and miscellany relating chiefly to Banks’s political career and as an army officer during the Civil War.
    • Contributor: Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Date: 1829
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    Robert Wilson Shufeldt papers, 1836-1910 Naval officer, explorer, and diplomat. Correspondence, journals, diaries, notebooks, logbooks, subject files, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating to Shufeldt’s career in the navy and as an explorer and diplomat.
    • Contributor: Shufeldt, Robert Wilson
    • Date: 1836
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    George Sabin Gibbs papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, field notebook (1898-1899), telegrams, reports, memoranda, military records, clippings, printed material, and other papers chiefly concerning Gibbs's career leading up to his appointment as U.S. Army chief signal officer in 1928. Includes papers relating to his service in the Philippines during the Philippine American war, 1899-1902, and in Cuba during the American occupation, 1906-1909. Also includes correspondence relating to his career with International ...
    • Contributor: Gibbs, George Sabin
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    Richard Olney papers, 1830-1928 Lawyer, attorney general, and secretary of state. Correspondence, letterbooks, drafts of speeches and articles, subject files, memoranda, reports, legal records, newspaper clippings, and printed material relating primarily to Olney's activities as attorney general and secretary of state, and to his Boston, Massachusetts, law practice.
    • Contributor: Olney, Richard
    • Date: 1830
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    Interview with John A. Ferch
    • Contributor: Knight, William E. - Ferch, John A.
    • Date: 1991-09-27
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    Henry Prather Fletcher papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbook, diary, speeches, articles, scrapbook, clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Fletcher's career from his enlistment in the Rough Riders (the 1st Volunteer Cavalry, U.S. Army) during the Spanish-American War through his service as a special adviser to the U.S. secretary of state following World War II. Documents his diplomatic service in Havana, Cuba; Peking, China; Lisbon, Portugal; Santiago, Chile; ...
    • Contributor: Fletcher, Henry Prather
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    Interview with Jon David Glassman
    • Contributor: Moffat, Jay P. - Glassman, Jon David
    • Date: 1997-12-19
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    William Crawford Gorgas papers, 1857-1919 Army medical officer. Correspondence, reports, addresses, articles, financial and miscellaneous records, medical papers, charts, clippings, photographs, and printed material dealing primarily with the fight against yellow fever in Cuba and Panama.
    • Contributor: Gorgas, William Crawford
    • Date: 1857
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    James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston papers, 1825-1887 United States president, secretary of state, and representative and senator from Pennsylvania. Correspondence, his 1858 State of the Union message, and miscellaneous items pertaining primarily to Buchanan’s career before his election as president. Also correspondence of Harriet Lane Johnston, Buchanan’s niece and White House hostess.
    • Contributor: Buchanan, James
    • Date: 1825
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    Interview with G. Harvey Summ
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Summ, G. Harvey
    • Date: 1993-03-05
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    Carmen Agra Deedy and Karla Campillo-Soto : Lado a lado (side by side) -- contemporary Latin American storytelling, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of an oral history conducted by Stephen D. Winick following a performance in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on April 7, 2016 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Carmen Agra Deedy and Karla Campillo-Soto performed "Lado a Lado (Side by Side): Contemporary Latin American Storytelling." They shared ...
    • Contributor: Deedy, Carmen Agra - Campillo-Soto, Karla - Winick, Stephen D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2016
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    Interview with Charles Anthony Gillespie Jr.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Gillespie, Charles Anthony, Jr.
    • Date: 1995-09-19
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    Nicholas Philip Trist papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, writings, notes, reports, legal and financial papers, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating to Trist's tenure as U.S. consul in Havana and his role in negotiating the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ending the Mexican War. Subjects include national politics, the presidential election of John Adams, political and military affairs in Mexico, John Slidell's mission to Mexico, Winfield Scott's command of ...
    • Contributor: Trist, Nicholas Philip
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    William Crawford Gorgas papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, addresses, reports, articles, medical papers, financial records, clippings, printed matter, charts, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Gorgas's work in combating yellow fever in Florida and Latin America, in particular Cuba and Panama. Includes materials used in preparation of a report on Latin America by the Rockefeller Foundation Yellow Fever Commission. Also includes extracts of a journal of Confederate officer Josiah Gorgas ...
    • Contributor: Gorgas, William Crawford - Gorgas, Josiah
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    Willard family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, notebooks, diaries, subject files, business and financial records, and other papers. Papers of Joseph Edward Willard reflect his activities as a member of the Virginia House of Delegates (1894-1902), member of the staff of Maj. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, lieutenant governor of Virginia (1902-1906), and U.S. ambassador to Spain (1913-1921). Papers (1865-1955) of his wife, Belle Layton ...
    • Contributor: Willard, Antonia Ford - Willard, Belle Layton Wyatt - Willard, Joseph Clapp - Willard, Joseph Edward - Wyatt, Joseph W.
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    Richard Rush papers, 1805-1852 Lawyer and statesman. Correspondence, diary, notes, writings, and engraved portraits relating primarily to Rush’s duties as attorney general, secretary of state, minister to Great Britain, and secretary of the treasury, and legal documents concerning a loan from the Netherlands he arranged to finance the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal Company in and near the District of Columbia.
    • Contributor: Rush, Richard
    • Date: 1805
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    Philip W. Bonsal papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, speeches, and statesments documenting Bonsal's foreign service career, especially as U.S. ambassador to Cuba during and after the 1959 revolution there. Includes material on the differences between Cordell Hull and Sumner Welles regarding Argentina and ideological battles at international meetings over the independence of colonial Africa. Also includes Bonsal's English translation from the French of Emile Ollivier's book L'Expedition du Mexique ...
    • Contributor: Bonsal, Philip W. (Philip Wilson) - Ollivier, Emile
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    Interview with Robert Geis
    • Contributor: Hoffacker, Lewis - Geis, Robert
    • Date: 1999-04-21
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    Interview with John J. "Jay" Taylor
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Taylor, John J. "jay"
    • Date: 2000-04-25
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    Hamilton Fish papers, 1732-1914 Congressman, senator, governor, and secretary of state. Correspondence, journals, diaries, subject files, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Fish's service as secretary of state under Ulysses S. Grant, as a member of Congress, and governor of New York.
    • Contributor: Fish, Hamilton
    • Date: 1732
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    Charles Maass papers, 1912-1924 Assistant to the United States Special Panama Canal Commission. Journal, writings, notes, poems, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and drawings relating chiefly to the Commission's visit to Panama in 1921. The journal also documents Maass's tour of Panama, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, and Cuba.
    • Contributor: Maass, Charles
    • Date: 1912