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    William Short papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Diplomatic, financial, and personal correspondence, financial and business papers, memorabilia, and other papers relating to Short's activities as secretary to Thomas Jefferson, his diplomatic missions to France, Holland, and Spain, his aborted mission to Russia, and his extensive business interests, especially land speculation in Ohio, Kentucky, New York, and Virginia, and his investments in railroads and canals. Correspondence with American and European diplomatic and ...
    • Contributor: Short, William
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    Interview with Ambassador Stephen Bosworth
    • Contributor: Mahoney, Michael - Bosworth, Stephen C.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Shirley Elizabeth Barnes
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Barnes, Shirley Elizabeth
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    John Holker papers, 1777-1822 Merchant and French consul general in the United States. 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 United States and American commerce during and after the Revolutionary War.
    • Contributor: Holker, John
    • Date: 1777
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    Interview with Ambassador James Dobbins
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Dobbins, James
    • Date: 2003-07-21
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    Interview with Ernest Koenig
    • Contributor: Bates, Quentin Roy - Koenig, Ernest
    • Date: 1995-08-19
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    Interview with William D. Morgan
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Sadlow, Lester Elliot - Morgan, William D.
    • Date: 1995-06-23
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    Interview with Herbert Levin
    • Contributor: Springmann, J. Michael - Levin, Herbert
    • Date: 1994-03-05
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    Interview with David Brombart
    • Contributor: Kienzle, Don - Brombart, David
    • Date: 1998-02-12
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    Interview with Philip C. Habib
    • Contributor: Mulcahy, Edward W. - Habib, Philip Charles
    • Date: 1984-05-24
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    Interview with Frederick H. Sacksteder
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Sacksteder, Frederick H.
    • Date: 1997-08-04
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    Riggs family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Family and business correspondence, diaries, writings, financial records, biographical and genealogical papers, printed matter, and other papers of Riggs family members. Includes papers of Elisha Riggs (1779-1853) relating to family affairs, travel in Europe, sales of land in Illinois, and the development of his New York mercantile business; papers of Elisha Riggs, Jr. (1826-1881) relating to travel in Great Britain, the firm of Corcoran ...
    • Contributor: Riggs, Elisha - Riggs, Elisha Francis - Riggs, George Washington - Riggs, Romulus - Riggs, Thomas - Riggs, T. Lawrason (Thomas Lawrason) - Riggs, William Henry
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    Horace Porter papers, 1853-1922 Army officer, railroad official, and diplomat. Correspondence, diary, family papers, photographs, and speeches relating to Porter’s Civil War service, Ulysses S. Grant, Porter’s activities with the Pullman Company and the New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railroad, the Union League, his interest in Republican Party politics, his role in the inaugural of William McKinley, and his service as United States ambassador to France.
    • Contributor: Porter, Horace
    • Date: 1853
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    Interview with Peter K. Murphy
    • Contributor: Morgan, William D. - Murphy, Peter K.
    • Date: 1994-04-04
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    Gouverneur Morris papers, 1771-1834 Lawyer, diplomat, and senator from New York. Letterbooks, diaries, legal and financial papers, and miscellany relating to Morris's mission to London, 1790-1791, his service as minister to France, 1792-1794, and in the United States Senate, 1800-1803. Also includes material relating to social life in Paris, the French Revolution, Morris's New York estate, the War of 1812, the Hartford Convention, and other events of the ...
    • Contributor: Morris, Gouverneur
    • Date: 1771
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    Martin Van Buren Papers, 1787 to 1910 The Martin Van Buren Papers, one of twenty-three presidential collections in the Library of Congress Manuscript Division, contains more than 6,000 items dating from 1787 to circa 1910. The bulk of the material dates from the 1820s, when Van Buren (1782-1862) was a U.S. senator from New York, through his service as secretary of state and vice president in the Andrew Jackson administrations (1829-1837), ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin - Van Buren, John

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    Riggs family papers, 1763-1945 Merchant and banking family of New York, New York, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Washington, D.C. Family and business correspondence, diaries, account books, writings, financial records, biographical and genealogical papers, printed materials, and other papers of Riggs family members.
    • Date: 1763
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    Janet Flanner and Solita Solano papers, 1870-1976 Journalists, writers, and literary editors. Correspondence, subject files, drafts of articles, books, poems, and other writings, and miscellaneous material, including scrapbooks and memorabilia, relating primarily to Flanner's career as a writer, especially with the New Yorker; to Solano's interest and writings; and to literary and intellectual life in Paris and New York.
    • Contributor: Flanner, Janet
    • Date: 1870
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    Interview with Ambassador Michael Newlin
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Newlin, Michael H.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Palmer-Loper family papers, 1667-1994 Seafaring and merchant families. Correspondence, logbooks and journals, ships' papers, financial and business records, and printed matter documenting the voyages and business activities of Nathaniel Brown Palmer, Alexander Smith Palmer, Richard Fanning Loper, and other members of these maritime families of Stonington, Connecticut.
    • Date: 1667
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    Interview with J. Howard Garnish
    • Contributor: Schmidt, G. Lewis - Garnish, J. Howard
    • Date: 1989-10-27
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    Interview with Fred L. Hadsel
    • Contributor: Mulcahy, Edward W. - Hadsel, Fred L.
    • Date: 1989-10-17
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    William T. Hornaday papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, writings, notebooks, financial records, clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and other papers reflecting Hornaday's career, particularly as director of the New York Zoological Park, 1896-1926. Includes his buffalo hunting journal, 1886. Documents his work with the American Bison Society, Camp Fire Club of America, Permanent Wild Life Protection Fund, and United States National Museum. Also documents his activities with the American Defense Society ...
    • Contributor: Hornaday, William T. (William Temple)
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    Agnes Elizabeth Ernst Meyer papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, unpublished memoir and other writings, subject files, research material, family papers, and other papers relating to Meyer's career as an author; authority on Asian, especially Chinese art; literary critic; linguist; and social activist as well as to her personal and family life. Early papers trace Meyer's family history and background; studies at the Université de Paris (Sorbonne), Paris, France; and travels ...
    • Contributor: Meyer, Agnes Elizabeth Ernst
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    Interview with Ambassador Maynard Wayne Glitman
    • Contributor: Pacy, James S. - Glitman, Maynard W.
    • Date: 2010-00-00