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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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    Edward Everett Hayden family papers, 1817-1963 Naval officer and scientist. Correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, financial material, photographs, and other papers pertaining to Hayden's naval and scientific careers and to his family.
    • Contributor: Hayden, Edward Everett
    • Date: 1817
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    Lovering-Taylor family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, business records, legal papers, biographical and genealogical material, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to the business activities of Loyalist Joseph Taylor in Boston, Mass.; Halifax, Nova Scotia; and New York, N.Y. Includes material pertaining to the firms of Amory's & Taylor, later Amory, Taylor, & Rogers, and finally Taylor & Rogers. Subjects include business and the shipping ...
    • Contributor: Amory, Abigail Taylor - Lovering, Charles T. - Lovering, Mary Taylor - Taylor, Charles - Taylor, Hannah Jones Welles - Taylor, Joseph - Taylor, William
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    Berta Bornstein papers, 1933-1971 Psychoanalyst, author, and educator. Correspondence, patient case files, writings, teaching and training files, bulletins, memoranda, minutes, and reports pertaining to Bornstein's career as one of the first Freudian child psychoanalysts practicing in the United States.
    • Contributor: Bornstein, Berta
    • Date: 1933
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    Dorothy G. Wayman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journal, speeches, writings, articles, reports, notes, research material, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Wayman's career as a journalist and author and to her interest in Catholicism. Documents her work as a journalist for the Falmouth Enterprise (Falmouth, Mass.), Boston Globe (Boston, Mass.), and Olean Times Herald (Olean, N.Y.); as an author especially her biographical studies of Frederic Christopher ...
    • Contributor: Wayman, Dorothy G. (Dorothy Godfrey) - Geoffrey, Theodate - Lewis, William A.
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    Edward Everett Hayden family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, financial materials, photographs, and other papers pertaining to Hayden's naval and scientific careers and to the Hayden family. Topics include Hayden's position as secretary of the National Geographic Society (1895-1897), his work in charge of time service and chronometers at the United States Naval Observatory (1902-1910), his command of the U.S. Naval Station at Key West, Fla. (1910-1915), his various ...
    • Contributor: Hayden, Edward Everett - Hayden, Alfred - Hayden, Herbert (Herbert Bainbridge) - Hayden, Mary Bainbridge - Hayden, Reynolds - Hayden, William - Reynolds, Joseph Jones
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    Shaker collection of records concerning the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, 1676-1937 Members of the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, a millenial religious sect originating in England among the Society of Friends in the 18th century, were popularly known as Shakers. Correspondence, covenants, diaries and journals, financial and legal papers, hymns and hymnals, church orders and instructions, poetry, spiritual communications, inspirational writings and drawings, essays, biographical and historical sketches, memoirs, and other papers ...
    • Date: 1676
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    Burbank-Van Voorhis families papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, and military papers of Burbank and Van Voorhis family members spanning the War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War, and the American occupation of the Philippines in the early 20th century. Diary of Captain Sullivan Burbank pertaining primarily to his service during the War of 1812 at forts in New York State and Detroit, Mich., areas; troop movements; passing American and British ...
    • Contributor: Burbank, Sidney - Burbank, Sullivan - Van Voorhis, Daniel - Van Voorhis, Edith Burbank
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    Harlan Fiske Stone papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, reports, legal case files, biographical information, and other papers relating primarily to Stone's service on the U.S. Supreme Court. Also reflects Stone's work as trustee of Amherst College, chairman of its committee on the Folger Shakespeare Library, chairman of the board of trustees of the National Gallery of Art (U.S.), chancellor of the Smithsonian Institution, and dean and professor in the Columbia ...
    • Contributor: Stone, Harlan Fiske
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    Low-Mills family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, commonplace books, financial records, genealogical material, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers concerning the activities of the Low (Lowe), Mills, Hillard (Hellard), and Loines families from the early years of the nineteenth century until the middle of the twentieth. Documents the family's business in the China trade based in Salem, Mass., and after 1829, Brooklyn, N.Y., primarily working with Russell ...
    • Contributor: Hillard, Harriet Low - Lathrop, William Addison - Loines, Mary Hillard - Loines, Russell Hillard - Low, Abiel Abbot - Low, Edward Allen
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    Benjamin Lincoln papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Journal (1 volume; 1778 October 3-December 1) describing Lincoln's travels from New York to take command of the Southern Dept., Continental Army, at Charleston, S.C.; journal (2 volume, original and contemporary copy; 1779 September 3-October 19) of the siege of Savannah, Ga., detailing military preparations; and correspondence, certificates, receipt, petition, and extract. Persons mentioned in the journals include Charles Henri d'Estaing, Lachlan McIntosh, and ...
    • Contributor: Lincoln, Benjamin
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    Benjamin Lincoln papers, 1778-1806 United States secretary of war, army officer, and lieutenant governor of Massachusetts. Journals, correspondence, certificates, receipt, petition, and extract relating to Lincoln's travels from New York to take command of the Southern Department, Continental Army, at Charleston, South Carolina, and the siege of Savannah, Georgia.
    • Contributor: Lincoln, Benjamin
    • Date: 1778
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    N.A. Strait Civil War collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Civil War Union regimental records compiled by Strait from records of the U.S. Adjutant General's Office of twenty-three states and the District of Columbia and from diaries and correspondence of soldiers. Includes regimental records relating to the U.S. Colored Troops (until 1864 known as the U.S. Corps d'Afrique). Records are most extensive for the regiments of Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New York.
    • Contributor: Strait, N. A. (Newton Allen) - United States. Adjutant-General's Office
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    Horsford-Tryon families papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly correspondence of Horsford and Tryon family members primarily in central New York. Correspondence of Jerediah Horsford and his wife, Maria Charity Norton Horsford, relating to his service as U.S. representative from New York, the Whig party, Free Soil Party, the death of Henry Clay, antislavery politics, and social and political life in Washington, D.C. Subjects also include boardinghouse life, slavery in Washington, D.C., ...
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    Field-Osgood family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches and writings, household financial accounts, legal papers, genealogical material, printed matter, photographs, lithographs, and engravings chiefly dating from 1780 to 1930. Includes personal financial papers of Samuel and Maria Bowne Franklin Osgood; correspondence (1814-1821) of Susan K. Osgood Field with her sisters living near Troy, N.Y., and Andover, Mass., and with a cousin in Charleston, S.C., reflecting everyday life of young women ...
    • Contributor: Field, Susan K. Osgood - Osgood, Maria Bowne Franklin - Osgood, Samuel
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    Arthur Woods papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Diary, correspondence, reports, notes, scrapbooks, clippings, and photographs pertaining chiefly to Woods's service as New York City police commissioner, colonel in the U.S. War Dept. Division of Military Aeronautics, and assistant to the U.S. secretary of war. Also documents Woods's work with John D. Rockefeller during the 1920s and 1930s. Subjects include Woods's youth in Boston, Mass.; airplane production and maintenance, pilot training, and ...
    • Contributor: Woods, Arthur
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    Arthur Woods papers, 1884-1938 Police commissioner and military officer. Diary, correspondence, reports, notes, scrapbooks, clippings, and photographs chiefly documenting the service of Arthur Woods as New York City police commissioner, colonel in the Division of Military Aeronautics, United States War Department, and assistant to the secretary of war.
    • Contributor: Woods, Arthur
    • Date: 1884
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    John Holker papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, invoice book of Jacques-Donatien Leray de Chaumont, depositions taken before Benjamin Franklin, and navigational exercise booklets of George W. Stillman, relating to French military and economic assistance to the U.S. and American commerce during and following the Revolutionary War. Business correspondents include A.D. LeGriffon, Baltimore, Md.; Roulhac & Co., Edenton, N.C.; Daniel Bell, Boston, Mass.; Daniel Parker, New York, N.Y.; William Smith, Baltimore, ...
    • Contributor: Holker, John - Chaumont, Jacques-Donatien Leray De
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    William Sampson papers, 1806-1849 Irish patriot, lawyer, and author. Microfilm of letters from Sampson to his wife, Grace Clarke Sampson, relating to his political exile from Ireland to the United States.
    • Contributor: Sampson, William
    • Date: 1806
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    John Warren Williams family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diary, travel journal, account book, scrapbook, printed matter, and photographs. Diary kept by John Warren Williams reflects his commercial interests especially the importation of flour. Documents the arrival and clearance of ships and their cargoes at Boston, Mass., and New York, N.Y. Also notes the arrival of the steamship Great Western in New York, N.Y., on May 3, 1840, with passengers including dancer ...
    • Contributor: Williams, John Warren - Williams, George F. - Williams, Martha Ann Tilton
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    Horsford-Tryon families papers, 1800-2000 Mainly correspondence among family members primarily in central New York. Includes letters written by the chemist and women's education advocate, Eben Horsford, and by Maria Charity Horsford to her adult children from Washington, D.C., 1850-1853, during her husband Jerediah Horsford's service in the U. S. House of Representatives.
    • Date: 1800
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    Lovering-Taylor family papers, 1727-1926 The Lovering-Taylor families of Boston, Mass.; New York, N.Y.; and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, business records, legal papers, biographical and genealogical material, clippings, printed material, and other papers chiefly of Joseph Taylor (1745(?)-1816), merchant and Loyalist, relating to business and trade during the Revolution, the Loyalist cause, mercantile insurance, and French spoliation claims. Other family members represented include William Taylor ...
    • Date: 1727
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    Berta Bornstein papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, lectures, writings, drafts of scientific papers, reports, notes, patient case files, psychological test results, clinical observations and diagnoses, stories and drawings by patients, bulletins, course and student evaluations, seminar discussion files, and other papers documenting Bornstein's career as one of the first Freudian child psychoanalysts practicing in the United States. Includes material on her affiliations with the Community Service Society, Council ...
    • Contributor: Bornstein, Berta
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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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    Victor Gruen papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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