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    Angelo Patri papers, 1904-1962

    Educator and author. Professional and personal correspondence, copies of Patri's syndicated column Our Children, radio scripts, and other writings and papers reflecting his role as an educator and popularizer of progressive educational principles.

    • Contributor: Patri, Angelo
    • Date: 1904
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    Cooper, Hewitt & Company (Ringwood, N.J.) records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, day books, ledgers, bank books and accounts, circulars, commercial reports, patents, vouchers, bills of lading, insurance policies, balance sheets, inspection reports, and other business records of Cooper, Hewitt & Company, the iron works and glue factory at Ringwood, N.J., of Peter Cooper and Abram S. Hewitt. Includes business records of the company's subsidiaries including the Durham Iron Works, Durham Township, Bucks County, ...

    • Contributor: Cooper, Hewitt & Company (ringwood, N.J.)
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    Nicholas Low papers, 1773-1897

    New York merchant, financier, land speculator, and state legislator. Family and business correspondence, business and ship's papers, legal papers, accounts of voyages to Asia, Europe, and South America, and printed matter. Includes correspondence with foreign merchants and relates to trade conditions, Loyalist matters, and to events in Congress during the first session following the adoption of the Constitution.

    • Contributor: Low, Nicholas
    • Date: 1773
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    Gerhard Colm papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, articles, congressional testimony, reports, lectures, speeches, conference papers, book reviews, notes, course outlines, bibliographies, background material, newspaper clippings, and other papers documenting Colm's career as an economic policy advisor and professor of economics at the New School for Social Research, New York, N.Y., and George Washington University, Washington, D.C. Includes material on economic theory; participation in various task forces, conferences, and symposia; appearances ...

    • Contributor: Colm, Gerhard
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    Frederick Cecil Horner papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Personal and business files consisting of correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches, memoir, reports, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers documenting Horner's career in transportation, chiefly as an executive with General Motors Corporation. The collection reflects the development of motor truck and bus transportation in the United States and abroad and efforts to coordinate these modes with railroad transport. Includes material on Horner's involvement ...

    • Contributor: Horner, Frederick Cecil
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Conversation with 17 year old male, New York, New York (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Unidentified - Wolfram, Walt
    • Date: 1970-00-00

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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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    Jacob A. Riis papers, 1870-1990

    Journalist, author, and humanitarian. Correspondence, drafts and printed copies of articles, speeches and lectures, and other material relating chiefly to Riis's work as a journalist and author.

    • Contributor: Riis, Jacob A. (jacob August) - Riis, Jacob A.
    • Date: 1870
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    Verner W. Clapp papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches, writings, notes, subject files, printed matter, and other papers relating to Clapp's service as a librarian, including his years at the Library of Congress; duties as chief librarian to the United Nations Conference on International Organization, San Francisco, Calif., 1945; work for Unesco on various international library matters; role in the establishment of the Kokuritsu Kokkai Toshokan, also known as ...

    • Contributor: Clapp, Verner W. (verner Warren)
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    Dunlop family papers, 1713-1930

    Correspondence, financial papers, business and legal records, and miscellaneous material concerning the mercantile interests and law practice of the Dunlop family.

    • Date: 1713
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    John Vachon papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, family papers, lecture notes, writings, financial papers, clippings, printed matter, and other material relating primarily to Vachon's career as a photographer with the U.S. Farm Security Administration, U.S. Office of War Information, Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, and Look magazine. Also documents his student days at Catholic University of America (1935-1936), life in Washington, D.C., (1935-1939), service in the U.S. Army at ...

    • Contributor: Vachon, John
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    John J. Walsh papers, 1933-2004

    Federal Bureau of Investigation agent. Correspondence, writings, and research material relating to Walsh’s career as a Federal Bureau of Investigation agent and as an investigator for congressional committees and executive branch agencies. Includes Walsh’s unpublished memoir and research files relating to the Venona project and to Matthew Silverman, a figure in the Alger Hiss case.

    • Contributor: Walsh, John J. (john Joseph) - Walsh, John J.
    • Date: 1933
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    John Osborne papers, circa 1900-1983

    Author, editor, and journalist. Correspondence and memoranda; family papers; drafts of published and unpublished articles, reports, columns, and interviews; notes and notebooks; dispatches and news cables; research material; and other papers documenting Osborne's career as a reporter, editor, and columnist for Time, Life, and the New Republic.

    • Contributor: Osborne, John
    • Date: 1900
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    Octave Chanute papers, 1807-1955

    Civil engineer and aviation pioneer. The bulk of the collection 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 and his service as chief engineer of the Erie Railroad and railroads in Illinois and Kansas.

    • Contributor: Chanute, Octave
    • Date: 1807
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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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    Theodore Granik papers, 1930-1970

    Lawyer and radio and television moderator. Correspondence, legal proceedings, printed transcripts of radio and television broadcasts, scripts, memoranda, production inventories, and newspaper clippings documenting Granik's law practice in Washington, D. C., and New York, N.Y., and his work in broadcasting.

    • Contributor: Granik, Theodore
    • Date: 1930
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    W.W. Corcoran papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterpress books, financial records, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Corcoran's business and banking interests and philanthropic efforts. Documents his involvement with the brokerage and banking firms, Corcoran & Riggs, Washington, D.C.; Riggs and Co, New York, N.Y.; Bank of America; and Wilson, Colston & Co., Baltimore, Md. Also documents his investment ventures in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad ...

    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (william Wilson) - Corcoran, Thomas
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Conversation with 18 year old black male, New York, New York (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Unidentified - Wolfram, Walt
    • Date: 1970-00-00

    Look inside: 7 results

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    George Nicholas Sanders family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, journals, and printed matter of Sanders family members relating to mid-nineteenth century politics, social life, and the Civil War. Journals of Anna Johnson Reid Sanders include notes, financial accounts, and clippings and provide information on the activities of her husband, George Nicholas Sanders; the wartime imprisonment and death of their son, Reid Sanders, a Confederate soldier; and experiences of women in the Sanders ...

    • Contributor: Sanders, George Nicholas - Sanders, George N. (george Nicholas) - Sanders, Anna Johnson Reid
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    Harry Payne Whitney collection of letters of William Collins Whitney, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence; business, legal, and financial records; genealogies; scrapbooks; printed matter; photographs; and other papers pertaining chiefly to William C. Whitney's service as corporation counsel in the New York (N.Y.) Law Dept. and as U.S. secretary of the navy in the first Grover Cleveland presidential administration. Documents his work in the modernization of the U.S. Navy and his fight against political corruption and fraud in ...

    • Contributor: Whitney, William C. (william Collins) - Whitney, Harry Payne
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    Horace Greeley papers, 1812-1928

    Journalist. Correspondence, autobiography, writings by and about Greeley, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, a notebook, printed matter, and other papers pertaining to his life and career as a journalist.

    • Contributor: Greeley, Horace
    • Date: 1812
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    John Purroy Mitchel papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, desk diaries, speeches, articles, notebooks, press releases, family papers, memorabilia, scrapbooks, and other papers relating chiefly to Mitchel's administrations as counselor and mayor of New York City. Also documents his work as Collector of the Port of New York, New York, N.Y., and his views on national defense. Includes records kept by Mitchel as a member of the board of directors of the ...

    • Contributor: Mitchel, John Purroy - Corona Diamond Syndicate
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    Kenneth Bancroft Clark papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, speeches, writings, reports, transcripts of interviews and testimony, subject files, project files, academic files, administrative files, financial records, family papers, secondary background material, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating chiefly to Clark's career as a psychologist and professor at the City College, City University of New York, and his contributions to the African American civil rights movement and equal educational ...

    • Contributor: Clark, Kenneth Bancroft - City University of New York. City College. Social Dynamics Research Institute - Clark, Phipps, Clark, and Harris - Kenneth Clark and Associates - Metropolitan Applied Research Center - Universal Negro Improvement Association
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    Daniel O. Drennan papers, 1775-1904

    Military aide. Copies of correspondence, military dispatches, reports and other documents, as well as original letters, newspaper clippings, notes, architectural drawings, memorabilia, and printed matter collected by Drennan during his service as military secretary to Philip Henry Sheridan from 1865 to1888.

    • Contributor: Drennan, Daniel O., Approximately - Drennan, Daniel O.
    • Date: 1775
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    William G. Niederland papers, 1810-1982

    Psychoanalyst, educator, and author. Correspondence, writings, lectures, patient files, and other papers pertaining primarily to Niederland's career in the field of psychoanalysis.

    • Contributor: Niederland, William G.
    • Date: 1810