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    Shelby family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, legal and financial records, military records, genealogical data, and other papers relating primarily to Evan Shelby, soldier and frontiersman, and to his son, Isaac Shelby, soldier and political leader, providing a record of frontier life and political and economic developments in Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Virginia. The papers of Isaac Shelby document his activities during the Indian wars, Revolutionary ...

    • Contributor: Shelby, Evan - Shelby, Isaac
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    William Shepherd Benson papers, circa 1791-1952

    Naval officer and public official. Correspondence, memoranda, dispatches, speeches, reports, maps, naval appointments, family papers, photographs, and printed materials relating primarily to Benson’s naval career, including service as chief of naval operations during World War I.

    • Contributor: Benson, William Shepherd
    • Date: 1791
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    Victor S. Clark papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, reports on countries and regions, notes, family papers, clippings, and other papers pertaining primarily to Clark's career as an economist and author. Documents his work as trustee of the Institute of Current World Affairs, member of the Board of Research Associates in American Economic History of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, arbitrator on railroad cases with the U.S. Bureau of Mediation, and member ...

    • Contributor: Clark, Victor S. (victor Selden)
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    Robert Morris papers, 1775-1829

    Superintendent of finance for the Continental Congress during the Revolution, merchant, land speculator, and statesman. Correspondence, letterbooks, journals and proceedings of the Continental Congress, accounts, and other papers relating to the financing of the American government and its forces during the Revolution and to Morris’s private business affairs.

    • Contributor: Morris, Robert
    • Date: 1734
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    American Federation of Labor records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Letterpress books containing correspondence of Samuel Gompers, and William Green, presidents of the American Federation of Labor (AFL), and other officials including James Duncan, Gabriel Edmonston, Frank K. Foster, and John McBride. Includes material pertaining to the formation of local unions, charters, bylaws, conduct of meetings, ethics, publicity, fund raising, arbitration, and boycotts. Subjects include the political principles of the AFL, communism, socialism, the ...

    • Contributor: American Federation of Labor
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    Gifford Pinchot papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Primarily correspondence and subject files, together with memoranda, diaries, speeches, articles, reports, financial records, bulletins, pamphlets, clippings, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Pinchot's activities in conservation and forestry and to his terms as governor of Pennsylvania. Documents Pinchot's support of the presidential campaigns of Theodore Roosevelt and Robert M. La Follette, Progressive Party activities in Pennsylvania, and Pinchot's dispute with U.S. secretary ...

    • Contributor: Pinchot, Gifford - Bruce, Eugene S. (eugene Sewell) - Eno, Amos R. (amos Richard) - Gregg, Morris E. - Phelps, John S. (john Smith) - Phelps, Mary Whitney - Pinchot, James W. - Pinchot, Mary Eno - Smith, Herbert A. (herbert Augustine) - Wells, Philip P. (philip Patterson)
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    Marian S. Carson collection of manuscripts, 1656-1995

    Collector. A collection of Americana including historical letters and documents, family and personal papers, broadsides, financial and legal papers, illustrated and printed ephemera, government and legislative documents, military records, journals, and printed matter relating primarily to the expansion and development of the United States from the colonial period through the 1876 centennial.

    • Contributor: Carson, Marian S.
    • Date: 1656
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    Keidel family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Keidel family papers. Chiefly the papers of George C. Keidel, professor of romance languages at Johns Hopkins University and later an employee of the Library of Congress Copyright Office, including correspondence, annotations, and writings concerning his study of Aesop's Fables and other early works. Also includes letters (1861-1865) of Herman F. Keidel to his family in Maryland while serving with the 12th Virginia Cavalry ...

    • Contributor: Keidel, George C. (george Charles)
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Invitation File, 1882-1885

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Date: 1882-01-02

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    Alex. Brown & Sons records, 1796-1908

    Lettercopy and letterpress books (1802-1880), daybooks (1800-1867), cashbooks (1829-1876), ledgers (1796-1878), and other business records of the firm founded by Alexander Brown in Baltimore, Md., circa 1800 which grew from a mercantile business into an international banking house.

    • Contributor: Alex. Brown & Sons
    • Date: 1796
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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    Hoyt, John W.

    • Contributor: Hoyt, John W. (john Wesley)
    • Date: 1882-04-03

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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    James Wadsworth family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, and other papers of the family of James Wadsworth (1768-1844) and his brother, William Wadsworth (1761-1833), who settled in Geneseo, N.Y., in 1790 and endowed schools and libraries there. Includes papers of James S. Wadsworth (1807-1864), son of James Wadsworth, Union Army officer who fought in the battle of Gettysburg, Pa., and was mortally wounded in the ...

    • Contributor: Wadsworth, James - Hay, John - Lincoln, Abraham - Wadsworth, James S. (james Samuel) - Wadsworth, James Wolcott - Wadsworth, William
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    Mildred Spiegel Zucker collection of Leonard Bernstein correspondence and related materials, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection includes postcards, letters, telegrams and cards that Bernstein sent his childhood friend, Mildred Spiegel, later Mildred Spiegel Zucker. The correspondence dates from Bernstein's time as a counselor at Camp Onata, as a student at the Curtis Institute of Music, and during the beginning of his career in New York. He discusses his family, friends, teachers and mentors, as well as his feelings ...

    • Contributor: Zucker, Mildred Spiegel
    • Date: 1936
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Baker, Ray Stannard

    • Contributor: Baker, Ray Stannard
    • Date: 1907

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    Joseph Galloway family papers, 1743-1823

    Chiefly family correspondence of Joseph Galloway, his wife, Grace Growden Galloway, their daughter, Elizabeth, and Mrs. Galloway's brother, Thomas Nickelson, of Dorset, England. Includes letters of Grace describing her trials as a Loyalist wife during the American Revolution.

    • Contributor: Galloway, Joseph
    • Date: 1743
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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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    Pinkerton's National Detective Agency records, 1853-1999

    Private detective agency directed by the Pinkerton family to protect interests of clients in business and industry. The records include business and family correspondence, biographical and genealogical records, administrative records such as procedural guidelines and training manuals, and criminal case files which include correspondence, reports, photographs, legal documents, and printed matter.

    • Contributor: Pinkerton's National Detective Agency
    • Date: 1853
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Interview with . Suzanne Davis Newberry

    • Contributor: Fenzi, Jewell - Newberry, Suzanne Davis
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Robert L. Nichols

    • Contributor: Amerson, Robert - Nichols, Robert L.
    • Date: 1988-08-30
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    James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, financial and legal papers, family papers, appointment books, press releases, clippings, printed material, and other papers relating principally to McGranery's duties as assistant to U.S. attorneys general Francis Biddle and Tom C. Clark, as U.S. judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, as U.S. attorney general, as a member of the U.S. Commission on Government Security, and as a ...

    • Contributor: McGranery, James P. (james Patrick) - McGranery, Regina Clark
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    Breneman family collection of early American manuscripts, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, oath of allegiance, notes, certificates, and other papers pertaining to colonial Pennsylvania, the American Revolution, and the experiences of German immigrants in the mid- to late-eighteenth century Pennsylvania. Individuals represented include Edward Braddock; Richard Butler; John Harris; George II, King of Great Britain; Georges Washington Louis Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de Lafayette; Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de Lafayette; ...

    • Contributor: Breneman, Franklin
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Forney, John W. - Folder 1 of 2

    • Contributor: Sherman & Co - Forney, John W.
    • Date: 1879-09-15

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    Soldier's Read! Letter from Gen. McClellan.

    • Contributor: McClellan, George Brinton
    • Date: 1863-10-12