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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Interview with John H. Holdridge

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Green, Marshall - Holdridge, John H.
    • Date: 1989-12-14
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Kitāb qaṭr al-sayl fī amr al-khayl / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Manuscript is an abridgement of Faḍl al-Khayl by ʻAbd al-Muʼmin ibn Khalaf a-Dimyāṭī.

    • Contributor: Bulqīnī, ʻumar Ibn Raslān
    • Date: 1653
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    Paul Field Sifton and Claire Sifton papers, 1912-1980

    Paul Field Sifton, playwright, government official, and Claire Sifton, editor and author. Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, family papers, printed matter, and miscellany relating to the Siftons' literary, labor, and governmental careers.

    • Contributor: Sifton, Paul Field
    • Date: 1912
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    Clifford Kennedy Berryman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speech, invitations, printed matter, drawings, and photographs relating primarily to Berryman's career as a political cartoonist for the Washington Post and Washington Star. Includes two autograph albums (1898-1949) containing pen portraits of individuals such as Grover Cleveland, Calvin Coolidge, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Warren G. Harding, Herbert Hoover, William McKinley, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt (next to a sketch of the Teddy Bear), William ...

    • Contributor: Berryman, Clifford Kennedy
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    Henry A. Willard II collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Series I, chiefly 1820-1840, the Bradley-Willard family papers consists primarily of financial records concerning business dealings in Westminster, Vt., and Washington, D.C. Family correspondents include Stephen Row Bradley, Revolutionary War officer and U.S. representative from Vermont; his son, William Czar Bradley, lawyer and U.S. representative from Vermont; and William's father-in-law, Mark Richards, merchant and U.S. representative from Vermont. Series II, chiefly 1820-1840, the Henry ...

    • Contributor: Willard, Henry A. (henry Augustus) - Bradley, Stephen Row - Bradley, William Czar - Richards, Mark
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    Conversation with 43 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Taylor, William
    • Date: 1968-05-22

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    Mathews, James C., 1887

    • Date: 1886-03-09

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    David Ginsburg papers, 1919-2007

    Lawyer, author, and teacher. Correspondence and memoranda, newspaper clippings and press releases, legal material, speeches and writings, reports, research material, minutes, political campaign material, legislation, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Ginsburg's involvement with civil rights, the recovery of German assets after World War II, and his legal career.

    • Contributor: Ginsburg, David
    • Date: 1919
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    Conversation with 24 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Taylor, Brenda
    • Date: 1968-08-03

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    Cultural heritage archives : networks, innovation, & collaboration symposium, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Two-day symposium sponsored by the American Folklife Center, held on September 26-27, 2013, featuring more than 60 speakers. The symposium focused on cultural heritage archives, including the issues of their users, archival description, preservation and digital stewardship, and the importance of forging archival collaborations and alliances. Keynote addresses were given by Danna Bell and Sita Reddy.

    • Contributor: Bell, Danna C. - Boyd, Douglas A. - Giarlo, Michael J. - Lloyd, Timothy Charles - Meyers, Melanie J. - O'neal, Jennifer R. - Reddy, Sita - Weiss, Steve - American Folklife Center - United States. Embassy (kyrgyzstan) - American Folklore Society. Archives and Libraries Section - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    W.B. Bryan notes and newspaper extracts, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Handwritten notes along with extracts from newspapers, many published in the District of Columbia, relating to Washington, D.C., compiled by Bryan while researching his two-volume work, A history of the national capital from its foundation through the period of the adoption of the organic act (1914-1916).

    • Contributor: Bryan, W. (wilhelmus Bogart)
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    Interview with Fernando E. Rondon

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Rondon, Fernando E.
    • Date: 1997-06-04
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    Letter to R. U. Johnson from William Tecumseh Sherman, December 22, 1886.

    • Contributor: Sherman, William T.
    • Date: 1886-12-22

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    Patricia Harris papers, 1950-1983

    Lawyer, educator, diplomat, and cabinet officer. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, statements, notes, printed material, and other papers pertaining primarily to Harris's cabinet positions as secretary, United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) (1977-1979) and secretary, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (later, Health and Human Services) (1979-1981).

    • Contributor: Harris, Patricia
    • Date: 1924
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    Wasīlat al-mubtadiʼīn li-ʻilm ghurrat al-shuhūr wa-al-sinīn. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The first four pages are Aḥmad ibn Qāsim al-Miṣrī's poem, Wasīlat al-mubtadiʼīn, a poem on astronomy and astrology. It covers the sun, the moon, the planets, the constellations, the signs of the Zodiac and the astrological characteristics of each day of the week. On fol. 3a, the author says that he completed this poem on 18 Rabīʻ al-awwal 1298 (17 February 1881). The author's ...

    • Contributor: Miṣrī, Aḥmad Ibn Qāsim
    • Date: 1883
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    Marines' Hymn

    Article. The first version of the song was copyrighted, published and distributed in 1919 by The Leatherneck - a Marine Corps magazine printed in Quantico, Virginia. On November 21, 1942, the Commandant of the United States Marine Corps approved a slight change in the words of the first verse, to read "In air, on land, and sea" instead of the earlier "In the air, ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
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    An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble (concert)

    Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on June 25, 2013 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble -- renowned Yiddish folk singers Michael Alpert and Ethel Raim, tsimblist (hammered dulcimer player) Pete Rushefsky and violinist Jake Shulman-Ment -- celebrates the hundredth anniversary of the historic ...

    • Contributor: Raim, Ethel - An-Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (u.s.) - Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2013
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    Horatio Nelson Taft diary, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Three volume diary kept by Taft during Abraham Lincoln's administration in which Taft details events in Washington, D.C., during the Civil War years, including his connection with Abraham Lincoln and the Lincoln family. Of special interest is Taft's description of Lincoln's assassination, based on accounts of Taft's friends and his son, who was one of the attending physicians at Ford's Theatre the night Lincoln ...

    • Contributor: Taft, Horatio Nelson - Brady, Mathew
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    Interview with Ambassador Alfred H. Moses

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Moses, Alfred H.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with George L.P. Weaver

    • Contributor: Davey, Harold L. - Weaver, George L.P.
    • Date: 1993-05-19
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    1889, Jul.

    • Date: 1889-07-01

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    Interview with Teresa Chin Jones

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Jones, Teresa Chin
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Afif I. Tannous

    • Contributor: Howard, James O. - Tannous, Afif I.
    • Date: 1994-03-09
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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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    John R. Alison collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection contains interviews with John R. Alison about his Army Air Forces service during World War II in the China-Burma-India (CBI) Theater and Pacific Theater. The collection also contains information about Alison's Air Force career.

    • Contributor: Alison, John R.
    • Date: 1942