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    The Serge Koussevitzky archive The finding aid describes the collection of correspondence, personal and business papers, photographs, and other materials which document some of the most significant aspects of twentieth-century music. Through his work as a conductor and publisher, and his efforts to commission new musical works, Koussevitzky maintained deep ties with many of the finest composers and musicians of the day. These figures are represented in their ...
    • Contributor: Music Division, Library of Congress - Koussevitzky, Serge - Koussevitzky, Olga - Naumov, Aleksandr Nikolaevich - Serge Koussevitzky Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
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    Freddy Homburger papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, reports, speeches, published and unpublished writings (both scientific and literary), academic records, brochures, certificates, illustration and galley proofs, art catalogs, clippings, photographs, and other papers documenting Homburger's career as a physician involved in cancer research, his interest in art as a collector and a painter, and his service as honorary Swiss consul in Boston, Mass. Includes his letters to his parents while a ...
    • Contributor: Homburger, Freddy
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    Elliot L. Richardson papers, 1780-1999 U. S. cabinet officer, politician, and lawyer, of Massachusetts. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, subject files, reports, briefing data, financial records, printed materials, photographs, and other papers relating to Richardson's political career in Massachusetts, as a cabinet official or representative of the president during the administrations of Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford, and Jimmy Carter, and his work with various corporate boards and other ...
    • Contributor: Richardson, Elliot L.
    • Date: 1780
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    Cerise C. Jack papers relating to the Sacco and Vanzetti case, circa 1921-1999 Friend and supporter of Bartolomeo Vanzetti and Nicola Sacco, immigrant Italian anarchists tried and executed for murder. Correspondence from Vanzetti, Sacco, and Sacco’s wife, Rose Sacco, during the time of Sacco and Vanzetti’s incarceration. Also includes related correspondence, newletters, pamphlets, and bulletins chiefly of the Sacco-Vanzetti Defense Committee and the Sacco-Vanzetti National League.
    • Contributor: Jack, Cerise C.
    • Date: 1921
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    F. Holland Day papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, writings, family papers, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Day's life and his work as a pictorialist photographer and co-founder of the Copeland and Day publishing company, Boston, Mass. Documents his participation in the American Arts and Crafts movement in the 1890s, his philanthropic activities and relationships with a group of urban youth he met through his efforts with settlement ...
    • Contributor: Day, F. Holland (Fred Holland)
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    Elbridge Gerry papers, 1772-1901 United States vice president, delegate to the Continental Congress, and United States representative from and governor of Massachusetts. Chiefly correspondence relating to various aspects of Gerry's public career, including his memberships in the Massachusetts General Court and Provincial Congress (where he was active on committees of correspondence, safety, and supply during the Revolution), service in the Continental Congress and the U.S. House of Representatives, ...
    • Contributor: Gerry, Elbridge
    • Date: 1772
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    Joseph Story correspondence, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence relating chiefly to cases at law, constitutional law, questions before the U.S. Supreme Court, teaching of history and law, and development of Harvard Law School. Subjects include Henry Clay's duel with John Randolph and the Charles River Bridge case. Correspondents include Ezekiel Bacon, Francis Lieber, Timothy Pickering, William Hickling Prescott, Asher Robbins, Charles Sumner, and Daniel Webster. Also includes correspondence of Jared Sparks ...
    • Contributor: Story, Joseph
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    Edward Tracy Clark correspondence and reports, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly correspondence relating primarily to Clark's work as a consultant on legislation and customs and tariff matters for various business concerns. Correspondence from his service as President Calvin Coolidge's secretary relate to topics including Massachusetts politics, the McNary-Haugen farm bill, Mexican confiscation, patronage, the Permanent Court of International Justice, and Amherst College reunions. Includes numerous letters from Calvin Coolidge after he left the White ...
    • Contributor: Clark, Edward Tracy
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    Cerise C. Jack papers relating to the Sacco and Vanzetti case, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly letters written by Nicola Sacco, his wife Rose Sacco, and Bartolomeo Vanzetti to Cerise C. Jack and her daughter Betty Wirth during the incarceration of Nicola Sacco and Vanzetti. Includes related correspondence, newletters, pamphlets, and bulletins chiefly of the Sacco-Vanzetti Defense Committee and the Sacco-Vanzetti National League relating to the Sacco-Vanzetti Trial, Dedham, Mass., 1921.
    • Contributor: Jack, Cerise C. - Sacco-Vanzetti Defense Committee - Sacco-Vanzetti National League
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    Lucian Barbour papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, photographs, printed matter, and miscellany. Consists primarily of family correspondence relating to domestic affairs and life in Indianapolis, Ind., and Barbour's service in the 34th Congress. Also includes letters to his daughter from Civil War soldiers, an account by Mrs. William Watson Wicks of an interview with Martin Van Buren and White House social events, and an 1872 diary kept ...
    • Contributor: Barbour, Lucian
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    Edward Shaw papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly letters from Shaw's family, friends, and acquaintances documenting the daily life of women in antebellum New England, Shaw's financial investments, and letters relating to Shaw's work as a patent clerk at the U.S. Patent Office and as telegraphic correspondent for the Associated Press, Washington, D.C. Subjects include education in Massachusetts; daily life in Bartonsville, Hertford County, N.C.; Henry J. Gardner; and Horace Greeley. ...
    • Contributor: Shaw, Edward
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    Nathan Appleton papers, 1850-1904 Army officer and merchant. Correspondence, notes, autobiography, speeches and writings, clippings, printed matter, and miscellany relating primarily to Appleton's connection with Ferdinand de Lesseps and to his work as American agent for Compagnie universelle du canal interocéanique de Panama, a French company attempting to build a canal across Panama.
    • Contributor: Appleton, Nathan
    • Date: 1850
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    Charles Follen McKim papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diary transcript, notes, legal and financial records, sketches, drawings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to the firm of McKim, Mead, & White, New York, N.Y. Documents McKim's designs for the Boston Public Library and Symphony Hall, Boston, Mass.; Columbia University's Morningside Heights campus and the University Club, New York, N.Y.; Rhode Island State House, Providence, R.I.; restoration of the White ...
    • Contributor: McKim, Charles Follen
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    Nathaniel Prentiss Banks papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence (1860-1880), and diaries and notebooks, letterbooks, military papers, speeches and writings, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and miscellany relating chiefly to Banks's political career in the House of Representatives and to his service as an army officer during the Civil War. Includes papers on the Kansas territorial question, the assault on Charles Sumner, and the establishment of the Republican Party. Civil War topics include ...
    • Contributor: Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
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    Burton Kline papers, 1896-1954 Journalist, editor, and author. Correspondence, notes, printed matter, and writings by Kline primarily during his association with the Boston Transcript.
    • Contributor: Kline, Burton
    • Date: 1896
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    Levi Woodbury family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, financial and legal papers, genealogical notes, autograph collections, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers chiefly of Levi Woodbury and also of his son, Charles Levi Woodbury, and other family members. Papers of Levi Woodbury document his service as U.S. secretary of the navy in Andrew Jackson's cabinet, U.S. secretary of the treasury in the Jackson and Martin Van Buren administrations, ...
    • Contributor: Woodbury, Levi - Cahoone, John - Fox, Gustavus Vasa - Fox, Virginia L. Woodbury - Woodbury, Charles Levi
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    Henry L. Dawes papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, letterbooks, diaries, speeches, reports, notebooks, biographical material, family papers, clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers primarily concerning Dawes's service as U.S. senator and representative, member of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, and chairman of the U.S. Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. Includes material pertaining to American Indian affairs; congressman Oakes Ames; the George Chorpenning claim case; civil service; ...
    • Contributor: Dawes, Henry L. (Henry Laurens) - Dawes, Anna Laurens - Dawes, Electa Allen Sanderson
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    William H. Moody papers, 1879-1916 U.S. Supreme Court justice, attorney general, secretary of the navy, and representative from Massachusetts. Correspondence and related material mainly from Moody’s service as secretary of the navy and attorney general in the administration of Theodore Roosevelt.
    • Contributor: Moody, William H. (William Henry) - Moody, William H.
    • Date: 1879
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    Samuel Hooper papers, 1829-1874 Merchant and U.S. representative. Correspondence, financial statements, lists, ledger sheets, and receipts relating to Hooper's investments and his import business in Boston, Mass., and his service in the Massachusetts legislature and the U.S. House of Representatives.
    • Contributor: Hooper, Samuel
    • Date: 1829
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    Henry M. Robert papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda books, diaries, subject files, and other papers relating chiefly to Robert's career in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and as a parliamentarian. Documents his service as engineer commissioner of the District of Columbia and the publication of his Pocket Manual of Rules of Order for Deliberative Assemblies (1876) commonly known as Robert's Rules of Order. Also documents engineering projects on ...
    • Contributor: Robert, Henry M. (Henry Martyn)
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    William Eustis papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly incoming correspondence from Eustis's years as U.S. secretary of war and minister to Holland. Subjects include the Burr-Clinton controversy, the Louisiana Purchase, Indian affairs, the war between England and France, and relations between the U.S. and the Netherlands. Also includes papers of Eustis's father Benjamin, his wife Caroline Langdon Eustis, and other family members, legal documents, and other papers. Correspondents include John Quincy ...
    • Contributor: Eustis, William - Eustis, Benjamin - Eustis, Caroline Langdon
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    Edward Tracy Clark correspondence and reports, 1923-1935 Presidential secretary, lawyer, and businessman of Washington, D.C. Correspondence relating primarily to Clark's work as a consultant on legislative, customs, and tariff matters for various business concerns, and letters from his service as secretary to President Calvin Coolidge.
    • Contributor: Clark, Edward Tracy
    • Date: 1923
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    Nicholas Longworth papers, 1782-1931 Lawyer, congressman, and speaker of the United States House of Representatives. Correspondence, speeches, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and memorabilia consisting chiefly of speeches made during Longworth’s servce in the House of Representatives. Includes a series of letters to Theodore Roosevelt concerning the nomination of an African American to be surveyor of customs for the Port of Cincinnati; a group of letters by Longworth's grandfather, Nicholas ...
    • Contributor: Longworth, Nicholas
    • Date: 1782
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    Edward Lindley Bowles papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, minutes, speeches, writings, reports, oral history transcripts, subject files, legal documents, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Bowles's career as an engineer and consultant in private industry and in government as well as to his association with research universities. Documents his work with Raytheon Company; Whitin Machine Works, later White Consolidated Industries, and its subsidiaries; the U.S. War ...
    • Contributor: Bowles, Edward Lindley - Archer, Gleason Leonard - Campbell, George A. (George Ashley) - Hayes, Hammond Vinton - Yarnell, Harry E. (Harry Ervin)