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  • Collection

    Arthur J. Goldberg papers,

    Correspondence, family papers, transcripts of an oral history interview, speeches, writings, draft opinions, memoranda, notes, professional and subject files, and other papers pertaining to Goldberg's service as secretary of labor in the administration of John F. Kennedy, associate justice in the U.S. Supreme Court, and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations; his law practice in New York, N.Y., and Washington, D.C.; and his role ...

    • Contributor: Goldberg, Arthur J. - Goldberg, Dorothy Kurgans
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    J.G. Randall and Ruth Painter Randall papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journal, speeches, writings, research materials, printed matter, financial records, and other papers primarily concerning J.G. Randall's works on Abraham Lincoln and on the Civil War. Also includes materials relating to Randall's tenure as professor of history at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and to Ruth Painter Randall's research and writings, especially her book titled Mary Lincoln; Biography of a Marriage ...

    • Contributor: Randall, J. G. (james Garfield) - Randall, Ruth Painter
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    I feel so good : the life and times of Big Bill Broonzy, lect...

    Bob Riesman discusses Big Bill Broonzy's life and his influence on other musicians. The lecture includes selections from Broonzy's performances. Riesman is the author of I feel so good : the life and times of Big Bill Broonzy (Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2011). Lectures.. Photographs.. manuscripts 1 folder. | 1 video file (59 min.) : digital, sound, color. | photographs | ...

    • Contributor: Riesman, Bob - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
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    Order for Subpoena in Toney v. Sconce, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Lamon, Ward Hill - Davis, Attny
    • Date: 1853-10-12

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    [Western stories tall and not so tall]

    • Contributor: Heiner, Frank
    • Date: 1938-12-28

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    D.W. Whittle papers,

    Chiefly official correspondence and general orders relating to Whittle's Civil War service with the 72nd Illinois Volunteer Regiment and with the Army of the Tennessee. His diary (1865) contains descriptions of conditions in Alabama and Georgia during the transition from military to civil law. Also includes court records from cases heard by him as a military judge advocate, biographical sketches, maps, photograph, and other ...

    • Contributor: Whittle, D. W.
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    Meg Greenfield papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, speeches, writings, interview transcripts, reports, research files, calendars and schedules, financial and legal records, travel files, academic records, biographical material, childhood diaries and writings, family papers, honors and awards, scrapbooks, printed matter, digital files, cartoons, photographs, and other papers documenting Greenfield's career in journalism as Washington correspondent and editor for Reporter magazine (1961-1968), editorial writer and editor of the Washington Post ...

    • Contributor: Greenfield, Meg
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    James Martin Barnes papers, 1918-1958

    Lawyer, judge, and United States representative from Illinois. Correspondence, memoranda, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Barnes’s service as administrative assistant to President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

    • Contributor: Barnes, James Martin
    • Date: 1918
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    Reports and Products - Other

    • Contributor: American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1977-00-00

    Look inside: 7 results

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    Public Notice in Thompson v. Stapleford, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Logan, Stephen T.
    • Date: 1844-08-25

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Interview with Harry Fleishman

    • Contributor: Weisz, Morris - Fleishman, Harry
    • Date: 1992-01-27
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    Donald Rumsfeld papers, 1888-2008

    Secretary of defense, United States representative from Illinois, White House official, ambassador, and business executive. Correspondence, memoranda, cables, reports, notes, briefing books, minutes, agenda, appointment and scheduling files, confirmation hearings, legislative files, polls, campaign files, constituent casework and issue mail, service academy appointment files, press releases, newsletters, speeches, statements, testimony, interviews, oral histories, writings, photographs, financial records, genealogies, memorabilia, news clippings, and printed matter ...

    • Contributor: Rumsfeld, Donald
    • Date: 1888
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    Reports and Products - Fieldworkers - Philip George

    • Contributor: George, Philip
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Documentation - Photographic - Black and White - Fieldworkers...

    • Contributor: American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Republican campaign collection,

    Correspondence, financial papers, notes, reports, charts, lists and rosters, printed material, photographs, and other papers relating to the presidential campaigns of William H. Taft (1912) and Charles Evans Hughes (1916) and the congressional campaigns of William Brown McKinley, U.S. representative from Illinois (1905-1913, 1915-1921), who also served as chairman of the Republican Congressional Committee in 1910, director of Taft's 1912 campaign, and chairman of ...

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    Bill of Complaint in Chatterton v. Hickox et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Herndon, William Henry
    • Date: 1859-08-06

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    Draft manuscript of hymn "Perilous Times" by Horatio Gates S...

    • Contributor: American Colony (jerusalem) - Spafford, Horatio Gates
    • Date: 1879

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    Henry Thomas Rainey papers, 1904-1934

    U.S. representative from Illinois and speaker of the U.S. Congress House of Representatives. Primarily constituent correspondence from 1934 and correspondence relating to the McNary-Haugen Farm Relief Bill of 1924.

    • Contributor: Rainey, Henry Thomas
    • Date: 1904
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    Mary Church Terrell papers,

    Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, clippings, printed matter, and other papers focusing primarily on Terrell's career as an advocate of women's rights and equal treatment for African Americans. Subjects include women's suffrage; Equal Rights Amendment; education and suffrage for African Americans; desegregation in the District of Columbia; lynching and peonage conditions in the South; progressivism; the campaigns of Presidents Calvin Coolidge, Warren G. Harding, and ...

    • Contributor: Terrell, Mary Church
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    Documentation - Sound Recording Miscellaneous

    • Contributor: American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Interview with James E. Goodby

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Goodby, James E.
    • Date: 1990-12-10
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Interview with Fred L. Hadsel

    • Contributor: Mulcahy, Edward W. - Hadsel, Fred L.
    • Date: 1989-10-17
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Documentation - Sound Recording Logs - Philip George's Transc...

    • Contributor: American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Writ of Fieri Facias in Goshorn v. Calhoun, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Butler, William - Stuart, John T.
    • Date: 1838-08-21

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    1893, Oct. - Nov.

    • Date: 1893-10-03

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    F. Lamson-Scribner papers,

    Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, reports, notes, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Lamson-Scribner's exhibits work for the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Includes material on exhibits he helped prepare for the Exposição do Centenario do Brasil in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1922-1923; Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition in Philadelphia, Pa., 1926; and Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Ill., 1933-1934. Also documents his ...

    • Contributor: Lamson-Scribner, F.
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    Letter to T. J. Turner from Abraham Lincoln, December 21, 1853.

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1853-12-21

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    Decree in Knight v. Carter et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Stewart, J. R.
    • Date: 1855-05-31

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    Documentation - Tape Logs - Chungmoo Choi

    • Contributor: Choi, Chungmoo
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Abraham Lincoln papers,

    Correspondence and other papers relating primarily to Abraham Lincoln's presidency and the Civil War. Includes two drafts of the Gettysburg address, material preserved by John G. Nicolay in his capacities as Lincoln's secretary and editor of the Complete Works of Abraham Lincoln (1905), a letter of condolence from Queen Victoria to Mary Todd Lincoln, and a small amount of material about Lincoln dated after ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
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    [Fundraising letter from the Office of the Lincoln National M...

    • Contributor: Oglesby, Richard J.
    • Date: 1865-04-25
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    Interview with W. Allen Wallis

    • Contributor: Lynch, Patricia Gates - Wallis, W. Allen (wilson Allen)
    • Date: 1996-05-14
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    William Edward Dodd papers, 1895-1955

    Historian and diplomat. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, autobiographical notes, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Dodd's work as an author, professor of history at the University of Chicago, and ambassador to Germany.

    • Contributor: Dodd, William Edward
    • Date: 1895
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    [Little Grandmother]

    • Contributor: Polacheck, Hilda - Breshkovsky, Katherina
    • Date: 1939-01-26

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    Notice in Klein v. Irwin et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Logan, Stephen T.
    • Date: 1844-09-08

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    Notice to Take Deposition in Bryan & Bryan v. Wash et al, [La...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Logan, Stephen T.
    • Date: 1842-10-06

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    World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1895

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Date: 1893-10-11

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    Robert Todd Lincoln family papers, 1864-1938

    Correspondence, legal and financial papers, commissions, an autobiographical sketch, printed volumes, newspaper clippings, receipts, house plans, photographs, and a manuscript relating to Robert Todd Lincoln and his family.

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Robert Todd
    • Date: 1864
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    Agreement in Berry v. Elliott et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1845-03-19

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    Mary Edith Powel naval historical collection, 1747-1922

    Collector of naval history. Correspondence, biographical data on American and foreign naval officers, newspaper and magazine clippings, illustrations, photographs, commissions, autographs, pamphlets, and notes collected by Powel about naval history.

    • Contributor: Powel, Mary Edith
    • Date: 1747
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    Henry Thomas Rainey papers,

    Primarily constituent correspondence for 1934 and correspondence relating to the passage of the McNary-Haugen Farm Relief Bill, 1924. Also includes material pertaining to the Illinois Waterway. Correspondents include Alexander S. Bacon, William Jennings Bryan, Sam B. Dannis, William Randolph Hearst, Edgar Lee Masters, W.G. McAdoo, and Woodrow Wilson.

    • Contributor: Rainey, Henry Thomas
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    Reports and Products - Manuscripts - Italian

    • Contributor: Mathias, Elizabeth
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Illinois political campaign of 1858. Scrapbook assembled by A...

    Scrapbook of newspaper clippings assembled and mounted by Mr. Lincoln as a manuscript for publication. Contains the texts of the Lincoln-Douglas debates, speeches, and correspondence of Lincoln and Douglas published in newspaper accounts (primarily the Chicago Press & Tribune and the Chicago Times) between June 17 and Oct. 15, 1858. The title, captions, most notes and corrections said to be in Lincoln's hand. Other ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1858

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    [American lives]

    • Contributor: Aaron, Abe
    • Date: 1939-07-21

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    J.G. Randall and Ruth Painter Randall papers, 1779-1970

    Author, historian, and educator (J. G. Randall). Biographer (Ruth Painter Randall). Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journal, writings, speeches, research material, printed matter, financial papers, and other papers primarily concerning J. G. Randall's works on Abraham Lincoln and on the Civil War. Also includes material relating to Randall's tenure as professor of history at the University of Illinois and to Ruth Painter Randall's research and writings, ...

    • Contributor: Randall, J. G. (james Garfield) - Randall, J. G.
    • Date: 1779
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    Order in People v. Hollingsworth, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1852-10-00

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    Lyman Trumbull correspondence,

    Chiefly letters (1855-1872) received by Trumbull on political matters, together with a number of drafts or copies of replies. Subjects include the elections of 1856, 1860, 1866, and 1872; Illinois politics; appointments and patronage; the Kansas-Nebraska Act; secession; the Civil War; Reconstruction; civil rights legislation; and the Liberal Republican movement of 1872. Correspondents include William H. Bissell, Montgomery Blair, Orville Hickman Browning, John Dean ...

    • Contributor: Trumbull, Lyman
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    Reports and Products - Fieldworkers - Antony Hellenberg

    • Contributor: Hellenberg, Antony
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Henry Pelham Holmes Bromwell papers,

    Thirty-one bound volumes of correspondence and autographs, index to the volumes, financial papers, and other papers relating chiefly to Bromwell's years as U.S. representative from Illinois. Includes material concerning Bromwell's father, Henry Broughton Bromwell, and his daughter, Henrietta E. Bromwell. Correspondents include Salmon P. Chase, George William Childs, Jefferson Davis, Ninian Edwards, James R. Gilmore, O.M. Hatch, Robert Green Ingersoll, Abraham Lincoln, Richard James ...

    • Contributor: Bromwell, Henry Pelham Holmes
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    Order for Subpoenas in Persons v. Harris, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Lamon, Ward Hill
    • Date: 1855-05-25

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    Deposition in Trustees of Township 17N, Range 13W v. Donovan ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Lamon, Ward Hill
    • Date: 1853-10-03

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    Ralph Ellison papers,

    General correspondence; organizational correspondence and reports; drafts, notes, and production files for novels, essays, poetry, short stories, reviews, and other writings; speeches, lectures, and interviews; reference file; Ellison and McConnell family papers; and other papers documenting Ellison's career and development as a writer. Among the many works represented are Going to the Territory (1985), Invisible Man (1952), and Shadow and Act (1964). Includes material ...

    • Contributor: Ellison, Ralph - Ellison, Fanny McConnell
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    Reports and Products - Final Report

    • Contributor: American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Order in Allen v. Ash & Campbell, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1842-03-31

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    Documentation - Tape Logs - Elizabeth Mathias

    • Contributor: Mathias, Elizabeth
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Robert Green Ingersoll papers,

    Diaries, correspondence, letterbooks, writings, lectures, family papers, financial records, legal file, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Ingersoll's involvement in Illinois state and Republican Party politics; lectures and writings on agnosticism and religion; law practices in Peoria, Ill., and Washington, D.C.; and personal and family affairs. Other topics include anti-vivisection, the gold standard, impeachment of Andrew Johnson, Reconstruction, tariffs, and women's suffrage. Includes Ingersoll's ...

    • Contributor: Ingersoll, Robert Green
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    Farmer's Loan & Trust Co. vs. Great Western Railroad Company,...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Conkling, James
    • Date: 1859-02-01

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    Reports and Products - Manuscripts - Jewish

    • Contributor: Epstein, Shifra
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Printed Speeches (by Douglass), 1892-1893

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Date: 1892-10-01

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    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Mattie V. Thomas, June 14, 1868

    • Contributor: Oblinger, Mattie V. (martha Virginia Thomas) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (uriah Wesley)
    • Date: 1868-06-14
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    Amended Bill of Complaint in Knight v. Carter et al, [Law pap...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Lamon, Ward Hill
    • Date: 1853-11-03

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    Documentation - Sound Recording Tape catalogue by Philip George

    • Contributor: American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Petition for Partition in McDaniel v. Schwarberg et al, [Law ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Herndon, William Henry - Browning, O. W.
    • Date: 1857-09-05

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    F. Lamson-Scribner papers, 1885-1938

    Botanist, exhibits specialist, and educator. Correspondence, letterpress books, memoranda and notes, reports, scrapbooks, printed material and photographs primarily concerning Lamson-Scribner's exhibit work in the United States Department of Agriculture.

    • Contributor: Lamson-Scribner, F.
    • Date: 1885
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    Reports and Products - Fieldworkers - Roberta Fiske-Hajnal

    • Contributor: Fiske-Rusciano, Roberta
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Narratio in Phillips v. Beal, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Philips, Alfred - White, James M.
    • Date: 1853-05-12

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    Interview with Brandon H. Grove Jr.

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Stern, Thomas - Grove, Brandon H., Jr.
    • Date: 1990-12-19
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    Guardian ad litem's Answer in Haines v. Haines & Haines, [Law...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1839-00-00

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    Select Robert Irwin on my part to value the property levied o...

    • Contributor: Moffett, Thomas - Irwin, Robert - Opdyke, Stacy B.
    • Date: 1841-08-11

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    Subpoena in Chancery in Yocum et al. v. Yocum et al, [Law pap...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Herndon, William Henry
    • Date: 1849-05-18

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    Franklin MacVeagh papers,

    Correspondence; memoranda; speeches; writings; subject files; business, legal, and financial records; family papers; autobiographical material; newspaper clippings; scrapbook; printed matter; and other papers relating primarily to MacVeagh's service as U.S. secretary of the treasury under President William H. Taft and to MacVeagh's roles as Chicago businessman, banker, civic reformer, patron of the arts, and politician. Includes materials pertaining to the MacVeagh (McVey) and Eames ...

    • Contributor: Macveagh, Franklin
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    Guardian ad litem's Answer in Martin et al. v. Allen et al, [...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Davis, David

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    Documentation - Sound Recording Logs - Pearson

    • Contributor: Pearson, Nathan W.
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    James Martin Barnes papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Barnes's service as administrative assistant to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1943-1945. Subjects include appointments, patronage, requests of servicemen, domestic political matters during World War II, and the interaction between the White House, Congress, the Democratic National Committee, and various executive departments, offices, and agencies. Scrapbooks and photographs concern his earlier career and his service ...

    • Contributor: Barnes, James Martin
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    [Martin Henry Kilgore]

    • Contributor: Angermiller, Florence - Kilgore, Martin Henry

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    Notice to take deposition in Broadwell et al. for use of Thom...

    • Contributor: Thompson, Michael
    • Date: 1843-02-22

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    Charles Follen McKim papers, 1838-1929

    Architect. Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diary, notes, legal and financial records, sketches, drawings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to the architectural firm of McKim, Mead, & White, New York, N.Y.

    • Contributor: McKim, Charles Follen
    • Date: 1838
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    Bill of Complaint in Lindsay & Dresser v. Lamb & Lewis, [Law ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Logan, Stephen T.
    • Date: 1856-02-23

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    Documentation - Tape Logs - Antony Hellenberg

    • Contributor: Hellenberg, Antony
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Victor Gruen papers,

    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 and Los Angeles, and Victor Gruen International, centered in Vienna, Austria. Project files are most extensive for design ...

    • Contributor: Gruen, Victor
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    Documentation - Tape Logs - Shifra Epstein

    • Contributor: Epstein, Shifra
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Melville Weston Fuller papers,

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, notes, scrapbooks, printed matter, and memorabilia relating to Fuller's term on the Supreme Court; his law practice, real estate holdings, and Democratic politics in Chicago, Ill.; his work as a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration especially in relation to the matter of the Muscat dhows and the Venezuelan boundary dispute; Fuller's personal and family affairs; and his childhood in ...

    • Contributor: Fuller, Melville Weston
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    Truman K. Gibson papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers reflecting the social life of the Gibson family in Chicago, Ill. Includes Gibson's correspondence with his wife, Isabelle Carson Gibson, written while he served as an advisor on African American affairs to the U.S. War Dept., in Washington, D.C., during World War II. Topics include discrimination and segregation in the military, political and civic ...

    • Contributor: Gibson, Truman K.
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    Roger Welles papers,

    Correspondence, journals, article and speech file, orders to duty, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Welles's service as director of the U.S. Office of Naval Intelligence; commander of the U.S. Navy Asiatic Fleet, U.S. Navy Atlantic Fleet, and U.S. Naval Forces, Europe; and special representative for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Ill., 1893. Subjects include exploration of the Orinoco ...

    • Contributor: Welles, Roger - Welles, Harriet Ogden Deen
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    Illinois political campaign of 1858.

    Scrapbook of newspaper clippings assembled and mounted by Mr. Lincoln as a manuscript for publication. Contains the texts of the Lincoln-Douglas debates, speeches, and correspondence of Lincoln and Douglas published in newspaper accounts (primarily the Chicago Press & Tribune and the Chicago Times) between June 17 and Oct. 15, 1858. The title, captions, most notes and corrections said to be in Lincoln's hand. Other ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1858
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    Alias Subpoena in Chancery in Garrett v. Levering, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Butler, William
    • Date: 1838-06-15

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    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, articles, printed matter, blueprints, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Mies van der Rohe's career as an architect and director of architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Ill., until 1940, the Armour Institute of Technology. Subjects include architectural concepts and education and urban renewal. Includes material pertaining to his private architectural practice in Chicago, Ill., and to ...

    • Contributor: Mies Van Der Rohe, Ludwig
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    Interview with June Hamilton

    • Contributor: Fenzi, Jewell - Hamilton, June
    • Date: 1991-01-11
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    World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1896

    • Contributor: Guzman, Horacio
    • Date: 1896

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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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    Decree in Rhoades, conservator of Moss v. Corray, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1852-10-16

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    John Callan O'Laughlin papers,

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, writings, reports, printed material, scrapbooks, and records of the Army and Navy Journal primarily documenting O'Laughlin's career as a newspaperman. Includes correspondence with his wife, Mabel Hudson O'Laughlin, written during his World War I military service in Europe as well as material pertaining to his years as vice president of the Lord & Thomas advertising agency in Chicago, Ill. Subjects ...

    • Contributor: O'laughlin, John Callan
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    Bill for Injunction in Sconce & Conover v. Hiestand & Probst,...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Lamon, Ward Hill
    • Date: 1854-09-00

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    Herndon-Weik collection of Lincolniana,

    Collection composed of the papers of Lincoln, Herndon, and Weik, records (1933) of The Weik Manuscript Corporation, and miscellaneous material collected chiefly by Herndon and Weik for use in writing Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life (1889). Papers of Abraham Lincoln consist of correspondence (1833-1865), legal documents (1834-1860), scrapbooks (2 volumes, 1850-1860), one of which Lincoln allegedly prepared for use in ...

    • Contributor: Herndon, William Henry - Lincoln, Abraham - Weik, Jesse William
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    Publisher's Certificate in Wood et al. v. Ross, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Stuart, John T.
    • Date: 1839-07-11

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    Interview with Dale E. Good

    • Contributor: Bowie, Thomas D. - Good, Dale E.
    • Date: 1996-06-01
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    Octave Chanute papers,

    Correspondence, letterbooks, notebooks, articles, family papers, patents, kite diagrams, sketches, plans of Chanute's railroad bridge across the Missouri River, clippings, and photographs. The bulk of the collection (1860-1910) relates to Chanute's experiments with gliders and his scientific and financial support of aeronautical pioneers. Other papers concern his career as a builder of railroads, his service as chief engineer of the Erie Railroad and railroads ...

    • Contributor: Chanute, Octave
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    [The Dybbuk of Bunker Street]

    • Contributor: Polacheck, Hilda
    • Date: 1939-07-06

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    Affidavit in A. Cameron & Co. v. Williams et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Date: 1842-05-18

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