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    Bill Mauldin papers, 1941-1970 Cartoonist. Correspondence, writings and other material relating to Mauldin's career as a cartoonist, his work on behalf of the American Veterans Committee, and his interest in civil aviation.
    • Contributor: Mauldin, Bill
    • Date: 1941
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    J.N. Nicollet papers, 1797-1843 Mathematician, explorer, and cartographer. Correspondence, astronomical and geographical observations, expedition diaries, maps, reports, research material, and notes relating to Nicollet’s explorations of the upper Mississippi and Missouri rivers.
    • Contributor: Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas) - Nicollet, J. N.
    • Date: 1797
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    John Paul Frank papers, 1936-2000 Author, lawyer, and professor. Correspondence, memoranda, a legislative bill, notes, photographs, speeches, and writings documenting Frank's relationship as a law clerk and friend of Supreme Court Justice Hugo L. Black. Additional material relates to attempts to desegregate law schools in 1951 while Frank was a professor at Yale Law School and the creation of an intermediate court of appeals to assist in reducing the...
    • Contributor: Frank, John P. (John Paul) - Frank, John P.
    • Date: 1936
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    Henry William Ellsworth papers, 1796-1886 Diplomat. Primarily correspondence and duplicates of diplomatic dispatches received and sent while Ellsworth was chargé d'affaires for the United States in Stockhom, Sweden, and Norway, 1845-1849.
    • Contributor: Ellsworth, Henry William
    • Date: 1796
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    Frederick Albert Cook papers, 1881-1977 Physician, explorer, and author. Correspondence, manuscript and printed copies of books and essays, diaries, financial and legal papers, genealogical notes, certificates, maps, and other papers relating primarily to Cook's expeditions to the Arctic (1891-1892 and 1901) with Robert E. Peary and Matthew Alexander Henson, to the Antarctic with Roald Amundsen's Belgian Antarctic Expedition (1897-1899), to Mt. McKinley (1906), to the North Pole (1907-1909), and...
    • Contributor: Cook, Frederick Albert
    • Date: 1881
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    Papers from the H. Vose Greenough Jr. collection, 1937-1972
    papers from the h.v. greenough collection,
    Personal papers of H. Vose Greenough Jr., founder and owner of Technichord Records, a small recording company in Brookline, Massachusetts, as well as materials from Technichord Records.
    • Contributor: Greenough, H. V. (H. Vose) - Greenough, H. V.
    • Date: 1937
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    Wilhelm Fliess papers, 1894-1929 Physician. Correspondence, writings, a reminiscence, and clippings chiefly concerning a plagiarism controversy involving Fliess, Sigmund Freud, Hermann Swoboda, and Otto Weininger. Also featured are letters from Josef Breuer to Fliess, a letter from Oscar Rie, and an undated reminiscence written by Fliess’s son, Conrad Fliess.
    • Contributor: Fliess, Wilhelm
    • Date: 1894
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    Frank Farrell papers, 1897-1988 United States Marine Corps officer, journalist, radio commentator, public relations consultant, and advertising executive. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, magazine articles, poetry, reports, radio broadcast transcripts, trial transcripts, research notes, biographical notes, financial records, personnel records, travel records, press releases, address lists, awards, newspaper clippings, obituaries, printed matter, drawings, floor plans, photographs, posters, maps, and other papers chiefly documenting Farrell's career from 1945 to 1975.
    • Contributor: Farrell, Frank
    • Date: 1897
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    The Little Mohee [textual transcription and notes].
    As I was out walking for pleasure one day
    Contains ethnic stereotypes. Textual song transcription and transcript of comments made by William T. Day and Sidney Robertson Cowell about the song. In English.
    • Contributor: Day, William T.
    • Date: 1939

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    Gordon Parks papers, 1946-1991 Photographer, writer, filmmaker, and composer. Contracts, correspondence, financial records, production material, and scripts relating to Parks's books, films, speeches, and other writings.
    • Contributor: Parks, Gordon
    • Date: 1946
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    Royal Rodney Ingersoll and Royal E. Ingersoll papers, 1866-1935 United States naval officers. Correspondence, memoranda, memorablia, newspapers, notebooks, pamphlets, publications, and speeches relating to the naval careers of Royal Rodney Ingersoll and Royal E. Ingersoll, father and son.
    • Contributor: Ingersoll, Royal Rodney
    • Date: 1866
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    Irwin Hood Hoover papers, 1909-1933 White House usher. Chiefly diaries and diary notes kept by Hoover as White House usher concerning presidents from Benjamin Harrison to Franklin D. Roosevelt and life in the White House
    • Contributor: Hoover, Irwin Hood
    • Date: 1909
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    Edna St. Vincent Millay collection, 1919-2001 Author and poet. Correspondence, literary drafts, photographs, and family papers relating to Millay’s life and literary career.
    • Contributor: Millay, Edna St. Vincent
    • Date: 1919
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    David C. Mearns papers, 1830-1979 Librarian and historian. Correspondence, writings, reports, and orders documenting Mearns's positions as an official and historian of the Library of Congress and scholar of Abraham Lincoln.
    • Contributor: Mearns, David C. (David Chambers) - Mearns, David C.
    • Date: 1830
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    Lucretia Rudolph Garfield papers, 1807-1958 Wife of President James A. Garfield. Correspondence, family papers, biographical material, addresses, articles, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, memorial poetry, and other papers relating to the Garfield family, including the assassination of President Garfield.
    • Contributor: Garfield, Lucretia Rudolph
    • Date: 1807
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    Francis Bowes Sayre papers, 1861-1967 Diplomat and statesman. Correspondence, official reports and communications, writings, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Sayre's diplomatic career and his role as a spokesman for Christianity and the Episcopal Church. Includes a reading copy of Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points message to Congress, telegrams, election returns, and other papers pertaining to Wilson.
    • Contributor: Sayre, Francis Bowes
    • Date: 1861
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    Joseph Stanley-Brown papers, 1730-1941 Presidential secretary, civil servant, and banker. Correspondence, family papers, notes, reports, briefs, printed material, and miscellany relating to Stanley-Brown's genealogical studies, his service as private secretary to Presidents James A. Garfield and Chester Alan Arthur, and career in diplomacy and business.
    • Contributor: Stanley-Brown, Joseph
    • Date: 1730
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    Mertvyi︠a︡ dushi
    Мертвыя души /
    Consists of the manuscript of a part of chapter 3 of the second part of Gogol's Dead Souls, including 13 original unpublished drawings, laid loose in a clamshell box. Ms. text is in ink; drawings and captions, ruled borders and decorative initial in pencil. Rosenwald 2059 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
    • Contributor: Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich - Sokolov, Pavel Petrovich - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1855

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    Martial Law in Hawaii, December 7, 1941- April 4, 1943 1'1.-lffil'IP.L V\vT IN HAI'lAn DE~~ER 7, 1941--APRIL 4, 1943 Foreword During the Fall of 1941 diplomatic relations between the United States a~d Japan, which had been steadily deteriorating, took a sudden turn fOl' the worse. In Hovember of that year envoys from Jzpan had cone to \.-!asblngton ostensibly for the purpose of settling by peac~:;ful nenns existing intarrational differences. Long p:cevio·:J.sly to these conferences...
    • Contributor: Maj. Gen. Thomas H. Green, Usa (Ret.) - Green, Thomas H.
    • Date: 1946
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    Cornelius Chase family papers, 1745-1974 Clergyman, educator, and farmer. Correspondence, business and financial papers, subject files, reports, speeches, newspaper clippings, and miscellany relating to various members of the Chase family, especially Cornelius Chase, his son, Cornelius Thurston Chase, and the latter's career as superintendent of public instruction in Florida. Other material concerns the slave trade in Richmond, Virginia, the Confederate Army, and the Reverend Jonas King.
    • Contributor: Chase, Cornelius
    • Date: 1745
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    [Postcard, 1873 Aug. 11], Tutzing [to] Herman[n] Levi Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | J. Br. [Johannes Brahms]. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. An autograph postcard of Johannes Brahms, written to Hermann Levi, conductor. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection in the Library of Congress. acquire 1 shelf copy [policy default] (Selection Decision). Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Levi, Hermann - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1873

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    William Marion Jardine papers, 1908-1955 Educator, public official, and diplomat. Correspondence, articles, speeches, lectures, notes, and scrapbooks of clippings concerned mainly with the economic aspects of agriculture and rural life. The greatest concentration, 1925-1929, relates to Jardine's term as secretary of agriculture. Other papers cover the four years during which he was minister to Egypt. Additional files concern his tenure as president of the University of Wichita, 1934-1949.
    • Contributor: Jardine, William Marion
    • Date: 1908
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    Samuel Wylie Crawford papers, 1860-1892 Physician and army officer. Diary, correspondence, memoranda, registers and returns of troops and artillery, sketches, photographs, and other items relating chiefly to events while Crawford was an assistant surgeon at Fort Sumter during the early months of 1861.
    • Contributor: Crawford, Samuel Wylie
    • Date: 1860
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    Elijah Walker Halford papers, 1848-1938 Soldier and newspaper editor. Correspondence, writings, scrapbooks, photographs, and printed matter relating primarily to Halford’s career as private secretary to President Benjamin Harrison, 1889-1893.
    • Contributor: Halford, Elijah Walker
    • Date: 1867
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    T. Swann Harding papers, 1918-1963 Author, editor, and civil servant. Chiefly letters from editors and publishers concerning publication of Harding’s books and articles on literary and scientific matters. Includes a typescript of his unpublished work entitled, “110 Years of Federal Aid to Agriculture.”
    • Contributor: Harding, T. Swann (Thomas Swann) - Harding, T. Swann
    • Date: 1918