Search Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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    Bernard Malamud papers, 1930-1989 Author. Part I contains correspondence, drafts, memoranda, manuscripts, notes and outlines, legal and financial records, printed matter, and other papers relating to Malamud's life and work as a novelist and short story writer, including his relations with editors, literary agents, and publishers, his work on theatrical and motion picture adaptations, his defense of free speech, and his support of the artistic community. Part II ...
    • Contributor: Malamud, Bernard
    • Date: 1930
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    Edward Bates papers, 1818-1904 Lawyer, politician, and United States attorney general. Correspondence, diary, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other material reflecting Bates’s career in Missouri state politics and the United States House of Representatives and as United States attorney general.
    • Contributor: Bates, Edward
    • Date: 1818
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    Rhode Island General Assembly records, 1653-1747 Minutes, acts, and proceedings of Rhode Island's colonial legislature sitting in various towns.
    • Contributor: Rhode Island. General Assembly
    • Date: 1653
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    Cornelius Marius Schoonmaker papers, 1833-1931 Naval officer. Correspondence, letterbook, order book, printed matter, scrapbooks, and unpublished biography detailing Schoonmaker’s naval career. Of particular interest are Schoonmaker’s letters regarding China and the Far East, accounts of the battle of Mobile Bay, and details of his death in Samoa.
    • Contributor: Schoonmaker, Cornelius Marius
    • Date: 1833
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    Jedediah Hotchkiss papers, Correspondence, diaries, writings, notebooks, subject files, financial records, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating principally to Hotchkiss's service with the Confederate Army as a topographical engineer in Virginia and to his involvement with various land and mining schemes in West Virginia, especially the Gauley Coal Company, Guyandot Coal Land Association, and North Flat-Top Land Association. Civil War diaries, notebooks, and journals describe troop ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Hotchkiss, Sara Anne Comfort - Rogers, William Barton
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    Common Language, Separate Voices - John Bull and Uncle Sam: F... Although the US and England share the same language, these documents show the divergent uses and perspectives of English.
    • Contributor: Kipling, Rudyard
    • Date: 2010-07-22
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    Association of Research Libraries records, 1932-1979 Organization of research libraries in the United States and Canada. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, reports, financial records, printed matter, and miscellaneous items relating to the association's membership and its assessment and evaluation projects and services on behalf of client institutions.
    • Contributor: Association of Research Libraries
    • Date: 1932
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    Marcella Miller du Pont papers, 1861-1976 Poet and socialite. Correspondence, diary transcripts and notes, drafts of writings, notes, publication records, legal documents, scrapbook, Miller family genealogical records, photographs, and other papers relating to Marcella Miller du Pont's poetry and other writings, literary matters, and affairs of the du Pont and Miller families.
    • Contributor: Du Pont, Marcella Miller
    • Date: 1861
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Manuscripts: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights... Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Date: 1787
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    Thomas H. Ince papers, 1913-1964 Motion picture producer, director, actor, and screenwriter. Business and production files documenting Ince's career as a producer and director of silent films.
    • Contributor: Ince, Thomas H.
    • Date: 1913
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    Lesley James McNair papers, 1904-1945 Army officer. Correspondence, air travel log, photographs, scrapbooks, clippings, and memorabilia pertaining to McNair’s military career.
    • Contributor: McNair, Lesley James
    • Date: 1904
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    John Leeds Bozman family papers, 1688-1883 Historian and lawyer of Maryland. Correspondence and other material pertaining to John Leeds Bozman, John Leeds Kerr, John Bozman Kerr, J. S. Bozman, William Vans Murray, Daniel Carroll (1730-1796), and others.
    • Contributor: Bozman, John Leeds
    • Date: 1669
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    Atlantic Union Committee records, 1940-1968 Organization to foster a union of Atlantic democracies. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, financial records, office administrative files, chapter files, printed materials, and other records relating to the organization and its activities.
    • Contributor: Atlantic Union Committee
    • Date: 1940
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    Ezra Pound papers, 1945-1986 Poet and critic. Primarily correspondence with Stephane de Yankowska, a Polish friend living in England, written during the time Pound was confined to St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Washington, D.C., after having been declared mentally incompetent to stand trial for treason. Also includes legal papers pertaining to the motion to dismiss the treason charges and secure Pound’s release from the psychiatric hospital
    • Contributor: Pound, Ezra
    • Date: 1945
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    Howard Dearstyne papers, 1911-1988 Architect, architectural historian, educator, and photographer. Correspondence, writings, lectures, exhibit brochures, art catalogs, artwork, and other papers relating primarily to Dearstyne's research on the history of the Bauhaus art school, the school's influence on the development of modern art and 20th century architecture, and two Bauhaus masters, Walter Gropius and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.
    • Contributor: Dearstyne, Howard
    • Date: 1911
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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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    Donald Friede papers, 1919-1980 Literary agent, publisher, and writer. Correspondence, drafts of writings, reports, diaries, photographs, and biographical material pertaining to Friede's career in publishing.
    • Contributor: Friede, Donald
    • Date: 1919
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    Erwin F. Smith papers, 1876-1927 Plant pathologist. Diaries, correspondence, notes, literary manuscripts, and photographs relating primarily to his laboratory work and his employment at the Department of Agriculture.
    • Contributor: Smith, Erwin F. (Erwin Frink) - Smith, Erwin F.
    • Date: 1876
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    Carl Brent Swisher collection of research materials relating ... Historian. Chiefly reproductions of correspondence, reports, records, and newspapers gathered by Swisher for a history of Roger Brooke Taney's tenure as chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.
    • Contributor: Swisher, Carl Brent
    • Date: 1836
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    Henri Giffard papers, 1852-1910 Engineer and aeronaut. Correspondence, notes, design drawings, broadsides, newspapers, printed illustrations, articles about Giffard, and newspaper clippings relating chiefly to Giffard's balloon designs and ascents.
    • Contributor: Giffard, Henri
    • Date: 1852
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    Forbes W. Manchester correspondence, 1858-1869 Whaler. Correspondence to Forbes W. Manchester, primarily from his wife Rhoda M. Manchester, written in 1858 and 1859 while he was on a whaling voyage to the Indian and Pacific oceans aboard the Henry Kneeland. There are several letters written by Manchester while he was on the Henry Kneeland as well as a few written in 1869 from Martinique while he served in the ...
    • Contributor: Manchester, Forbes W.
    • Date: 1858
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    Dorsey William Hyde papers, 1757-1955 Librarian and archivist. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, articles and speeches, genealogical and biographical material, drafts and typescripts, and miscellaneous items relating primarily to the National Archives, where Hyde served as director of archival service (1934-1942).
    • Contributor: Hyde, Dorsey William
    • Date: 1757
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    Joseph Bloomfield Osborn papers, 1862-1865 Soldier and sailor. Mainly Civil War correspondence of Osborn, who served in Company F, 26th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry and in the U.S. Navy, together with a diary and biographical sketch of Osborn.
    • Contributor: Osborn, Joseph Bloomfield
    • Date: 1862
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    Leo Pasvolsky papers, 1937-1953 United States State Department official and economist. Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, workbooks, drafts of resolutions and speeches, and printed matter pertaining chiefly to the founding of the United Nations and to Pasvolsky's role at international conferences.
    • Contributor: Pasvolsky, Leo
    • Date: 1937
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    King Lear archive : preparatory materials for an edition of S... Preparatory materials for an edition of Shakespeare's King Lear published by Theodore Press with illustrations printed at the Janus Press.
    • Contributor: Van Vliet, Claire - Alpert, Michael
    • Date: 1984
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    Laurence Picken papers, 1900-2001 Laurence Picken was a British zoologist and musicologist who specialized in Asian, particularly Chinese, music. The collection primarily contains research materials, correspondence, writings, publications, and other items related to Picken's career and his study of East Asian musical traditions, especially those of the Tang Court. In addition, there are manuscript and published scores for Picken's musical compositions, transcriptions of traditional East Asian music, and ...
    • Contributor: Picken, Laurence Ernest Rowland - Fukushima, Kazuo
    • Date: 1900
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    Donald Benham Civil War collection, 1806-1916 Collector. Correspondence, financial and legal records, military orders and records, speeches, and miscellaneous items comprising the Civil War collection of Donald Benham.
    • Contributor: Benham, Donald
    • Date: 1806
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    William Frederick Halsey papers, 1907-1959 Naval officer. Correspondence, war diaries, logs, journals, narratives of military campaigns, military orders, books, periodicals, poems, songs, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia relating mostly to Halsey's social and business career after World War II, his personal life and club activities, and the history of American naval involvement in the Pacific Theater during World War II.
    • Contributor: Halsey, William Frederick - Halsey, William F.
    • Date: 1907
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    Edward Williams Morley papers, 1833-1923 Chemist and physician. Correspondence, certificates, and printed matter, including letters from Myron A. Munson, Morley's college roommate and lifelong friend, written while Munson was serving in the Union Army in 1864, and extensive correspondence with prominent European and American scientists.
    • Contributor: Morley, Edward Williams
    • Date: 1833
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    Gifford Pinchot papers, 1770-1972 Conservationist, chief forester for the United States Department of Agriculture, professor of forestry at Yale University, and governor of Pennsylvania. Primarily correspondence and subject files, together with diaries, memoranda, speeches, articles, reports, financial papers, 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.
    • Contributor: Pinchot, Gifford
    • Date: 1770
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    George E. Belknap papers, 1857-1903 Naval officer. Correspondence, articles, memoranda, and miscellaneous papers relating to Belknap’s naval career.
    • Contributor: Belknap, George E. (George Eugene) - Belknap, George E.
    • Date: 1857
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    Elwood R. Quesada papers, 1927-1960 Air force officer and public official. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches and statements, reports, drawings, press releases, and other material pertaining primarily to Quesada's career as a United States Air Force officer and as director of the Federal Aviation Administration.
    • Contributor: Quesada, Elwood R. (Elwood Richard) - Quesada, Elwood R.
    • Date: 1927
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    Lewis M. Haupt papers, 1849-1923 Civil engineer and public official. Correspondence, minutes, memoranda, reports, speeches, and articles relating to the selection of a route for an isthmian canal and to Haupt's efforts to secure the Nicaraguan route includes records of the Nicaraguan Canal Commission and the Isthmian Canal Commission, with further material relating to Herman Haupt and his duties as chief of construction and operation of the United States ...
    • Contributor: Haupt, Lewis M. (Lewis Muhlenberg) - Haupt, Lewis M.
    • Date: 1849
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    James Grant of Ballindalloch papers, 1740-1819 British army officer, governor, and member of Parliament. Microfilm edition of selected items including diaries; correspondence; maps and plans; military commissions; regimental returns; financial, land, and plantation records; parliamentary acts and speech; and lists. The selections document Grant’s activities related to North America and the West Indies, including military service in the French and Indian War and the American Revolution, participation in military expeditions ...
    • Contributor: Grant, James
    • Date: 1740
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    Samuel Dash papers, 1748-2004 Lawyer, educator, and author. Correspondence, memoranda, legal material and opinions, writings, speeches, engagement file, teaching file, organization and committee file, clippings, photographs, appointment calendars, and other papers relating primarily to Dash's legal career after 1964, and more particularly his role in governmental investigations.
    • Contributor: Dash, Samuel
    • Date: 1748
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    Maps: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Prese... Maps - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
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    Samuel W. Dike papers, 1870-1913 Congregational minister and social reformer. Correspondence, speeches, articles, book drafts, an unfinished autobiography, lecture notes, family papers, reports, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating chiefly to Dike's correspondence with members of the National Divorce Reform League (later known as the National League for the Protection of the Family) and others pertaining mainly to business matters and social and family problems. Also included are reports, ...
    • Contributor: Dike, Samuel W. (Samuel Warren) - Dike, Samuel W.
    • Date: 1870
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    Zane Grey papers, 1912-1939 Author. Primarily pencil drafts of novels by Grey and playscripts submitted for copyright.
    • Contributor: Grey, Zane
    • Date: 1912
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    Jean-Joseph Maurice Dartigue papers, 1941-1945 Haitian government official. Correspondence, minutes, agreements, financial reports, and studies concerning the formation and mission of the Société Haitiano-Américaine de Développement Agricole, of which Dartigue was a founder and vice president.
    • Contributor: Dartigue, Jean-Joseph Maurice
    • Date: 1941
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    Solon Hannibal Borglum papers, 1886-1969 Sculptor. Correspondence, commission files, subject files, articles, certificates and awards, photographs, printed matter, a scrapbook, and microfilm mostly relating to Borglum's career as a sculptor, his works of art, and his activities with the American Expeditionary Forces Art Training Center in Bellevue, France, Silvermine Group of Artists in New Canaan, Connecticut, and the School of American Sculpture in New York.
    • Contributor: Borglum, Solon Hannibal
    • Date: 1886
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    Ronald Harmon Brown papers, 1992-1996 U. S. secretary of commerce and lawyer. Government documents, briefing books, topical files, newsletters, reports, speeches, photographs, trip itineraries, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Brown’s service as a cabinet member during the Bill Clinton administration.
    • Contributor: Brown, Ronald Harmon
    • Date: 1992
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    Thomas Jefferson papers, Correspondence; official statements and addresses, including a rough draft of the Declaration of Independence; plantation and personal accounts; notebooks; fee book; case book; garden book; farm books; calculations of interest; records of early Virginia laws and history; writings on political, legal, educational, and scientific matters; newspaper clippings; and other papers. The bulk of the correspondence and writings falls within the period 1775-1826 and encompasses ...
    • Contributor: Jefferson, Thomas
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    Leonard Garment papers, 1949-1997 Lawyer and government official. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, appointment books, press releases, and other papers relating to Garment's work at the White House during the administrations of Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford as well as his subsequent work as a private practice attorney in Washington D.C. Also includes drafts and working papers for his book Crazy Rhythm (1997) and other writings.
    • Contributor: Garment, Leonard
    • Date: 1949
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    Manuscripts: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights... Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Date: 1844
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    Waddy B. Wood papers, 1885-1941 Architect of Washington, D.C. Correspondence, writings, speeches, contracts, and other papers relating chiefly to Waddy B. Wood's career as an architect and designer in Washington, D.C. Also documented in the collection is Wood's involvement with the American Institute of Architects and the Democratic Party.
    • Contributor: Wood, Waddy (Waddy Butler) - Wood, Waddy
    • Date: 1885
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    Roger Jones family papers, 1649-1896 Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, financial and legal papers, miscellany, and printed matter, chiefly the papers of the descendants of Captain Roger Jones (1625[?]-1701), who accompanied Thomas Culpeper, Baron Culpeper (1635-1689), to Virginia in 1680, chronicling the lives of several generations of Jones family members in Virginia, North Carolina, and Kentucky.
    • Date: 1649
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    Curtis L. Malaney papers, 1923-1989 Author. Typescript and photocopied material comparing the conduct of Admiral Horatio Nelson in 1797 and 1801 to that of United States Navy officers in the Honda Point, California, disaster of 1923.
    • Contributor: Malaney, Curtis L.
    • Date: 1923
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    Ferde Grofé collection, 1890-1960 Ferde Grofé was an American composer, arranger, conductor and pianist. The collection primarily consists of music manuscript compositions and arrangements, including holograph and copyist scores and parts of Grofé's original compositions, holograph scores and parts for arrangements by Grofé and others that were performed by Grofé's band, and works for symphonic orchestra. In addition, the collection includes correspondence, clippings, photographs, programs, scrapbooks and scripts.
    • Contributor: Grofé, Ferde - Whiteman, Paul
    • Date: 1890
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    Green Haywood Hackworth papers, 1912-1973 Jurist and lawyer. Correspondence, printed and near-print publications, articles, addresses, and printed matter relating chiefly to Hackworth's career as a legal advisor with the State Department and as a judge with the International Court of Justice.
    • Contributor: Hackworth, Green Haywood
    • Date: 1912
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    1995 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1995 Documentation of the monthly 1995 Neptune Plaza Concert Series, which consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and moving images of performances of zydeco music, lindy hop, bluegrass music, Hungarian folk dance and music, gospel music, and Argentine tango recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress from April through September 1995, sponsored by the American ...
    • Contributor: Jocque, Beau - Manning, Frankie - Lewis, Laurie
    • Date: 1995
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    Carrie Chapman Catt papers, 1848-1950 Feminist, lecturer, and author. Correspondence, diaries (1911-1923), drafts of speeches and articles, subject files, biographical papers, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers, chiefly 1890-1920, relating primarily to Carrie Chapman Catt's efforts on behalf of the women's suffrage movement, feminism, and the cause of international peace.
    • Contributor: Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1848
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    American Dialect Society collection, 1931-1937 The American Dialect Society Collection contains field recordings of samples of regional American speech recorded between 1931-1937 for the Linguistic Atlas of New England (LANE) and the Dictonary of American Regional English (DARE), as well as related materials.
    • Contributor: Ashton, Sally - Boyd, Phoebe - Brooks, Sarah Ashton - Polite, Samuel - Quall, Susan A. - Quarterman, Wallace - Thompson, Susanna Rebecca Wright - Bloch, Bernard - Hanley, Miles L. - Hill, Archibald A. - Lowman, Guy Sumner - Turner, Lorenzo Dow - Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
    • Date: 1931
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    George W. Goethals papers, 1890-1954 Governor of the Canal Zone, army officer, and engineer. Diaries, correspondence, reports, memoranda, photographs, clippings, and scrapbooks relating chiefly to the construction of the Panama Canal, Goethals' term as governor of the Canal Zone, and his other public service positions.
    • Contributor: Goethals, George W. (George Washington) - Goethals, George W.
    • Date: 1890
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    William Thomas Rawleigh papers, 1911-1931 Manufacturer and retailer of farm goods, chairman of the La Follette for President Committee, and Robert M. La Follette's campaign treasurer. Correspondence, financial records, lists, charts, promotional material, and others papers relating to the 1924 presidential campaign of Robert M. La Follette (1855-1925).
    • Contributor: Rawleigh, William Thomas
    • Date: 1911
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    Prints, Posters & Drawings: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conserva... Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Date: 1800
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    Walt Whitman papers in the Charles E. Feinberg collection, 17... Collector. Correspondence, literary manuscripts, diaries, commonplace books, notes and notebooks, and other papers of Walt Whitman collected by Feinberg. Also contains material relating to Whitman's life and writings including the papers of Richard Maurice Bucke, Charles E. Feinberg, John H. Johnston, William Douglas O'Connor, and Horace and Anne Montgomerie Traubel.
    • Contributor: Feinberg, Charles E.
    • Date: 1763
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    Charles Bendire papers, 1874-1919 Ornithologist and army officer. Chiefly letters from ornithologists and naturalists relating to Bendire’s activities as honorary curator of the Museum of Natural History of the Smithsonian Institution.
    • Contributor: Bendire, Charles
    • Date: 1874
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    Louis Kaufman collection, 1925-2008 Louis Kaufman was an American violinist. His wife, Annette Leibole Kaufman, was a pianist who served as his accompanist for over fifty years. The collection contains materials related to their personal lives and professional careers, including correspondence with many notable musical and artistic figures of the 20th century, concert programs, photographs, scrapbooks, subject files, and other miscellaneous materials.
    • Contributor: Kaufman, Louis - Kaufman, Annette
    • Date: 1925
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    Edmund Clarence Stedman papers, 1871-1923 American poet, drama critic, editor, and banker. Correspondence, poems, and miscellaneous items. Correspondents include Edward Howard House.
    • Contributor: Stedman, Edmund Clarence
    • Date: 1871
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    Edwin A. Halsey papers, 1930-1946 Secretary of the United States Senate and secretary-treasurer of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. Correspondence, clippings, printed and near-print material, financial records, campaign papers, and other material relating to Halsey's duties as secretary of the United States Senate and to various Democratic campaigns.
    • Contributor: Halsey, Edwin A. (Edwin Alexander) - Halsey, Edwin A.
    • Date: 1930
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    Daniel J. Boorstin papers, 1882-1995 Author, historian, and Librarian of Congress. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, reports, calendars and schedules, speeches and writings, background and research material, family and estate papers, financial and legal records, interviews, notes, course outlines and examinations, travel documents, photographs, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers documenting Boorstin's career as an educator, author, and administrator of the Smithsonian Institution and the Library of Congress.
    • Contributor: Boorstin, Daniel J. (Daniel Joseph) - Boorstin, Daniel J.
    • Date: 1882
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    Burt Boyar collection of Sammy Davis, Jr. biographical materi... Author Burt Boyar is the biographer of American entertainer Sammy Davis Jr. The collection contains draft materials for his books Yes I Can: The Story of Sammy Davis, Jr. (1965) and Sammy: An Autobiography (2000), and taped interviews with Davis used in writing the book Why Me?: The Sammy Davis, Jr. Story (1989).
    • Contributor: Boyar, Burt - Davis, Sammy, Jr.
    • Date: 1954
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    Zachariah Chandler papers, 1854-1899 Secretary of the interior and senator from Michigan. Correspondence, principally letters received, only a few dating after 1879, relating chiefly to the politics of the Civil War and Reconstruction. Reflects the views of the antislavery element of the Republican Party when Chandler was serving on the Republican Congressional Committee and the Joint Committee on the Conduct of War and as chairman of the Committee ...
    • Contributor: Chandler, Zachariah
    • Date: 1854
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    Raymond Clapper papers, 1908-1962 Journalist. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries and writings, notebooks, dispatches, press releases, radio scripts, reports, printed matter, scrapbooks, promotional matter, photographs, and reference material chiefly pertaining to the New Deal and World War II.
    • Contributor: Clapper, Raymond
    • Date: 1908
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    Edward Goodrich Acheson papers, 1872-1968 Electrochemist, engineer, and inventor. Correspondence, diaries, biographical material, financial papers, laboratory notebooks relating to experiments and inventions, newspaper clippings, and other materials pertaining to Acheson's scientific work.
    • Contributor: Acheson, Edward Goodrich
    • Date: 1872
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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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    Frederick Nicklaus papers, 1953-1999 Poet and editor. Correspondence, notes, photographs, printed matter, and writings relating to the poetry and personal life of Nicklaus.
    • Contributor: Nicklaus, Frederick
    • Date: 1953
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    William J. Brennan papers, 1945-1998 Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court. Correspondence, legal case files, speeches and writings, administrative files, printed matter, and newspaper clippings related to Brennan's activities as associate justice of the Supreme Court.
    • Contributor: Brennan, William J. (William Joseph) - Brennan, William J.
    • Date: 1945
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    Edward L. Bernays papers, 1777-1994 Public relations counsel. Correspondence, memoranda, research notes, speeches, articles, book drafts, surveys, reports, publicity material, scrapbooks, photographs, printed matter, and other material documenting Bernays's career as a pioneer in the field of public relations and the development of that profession and its influence on American society.
    • Contributor: Bernays, Edward L.
    • Date: 1777
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    Philip L. Geyelin papers, 1917-2000 Journalist. Writings, notebooks and notes, interviews, correspondence, and research material, including clippings, press releases and statements, printed matter, reports, congressional hearing records and other government documents, photographs, and transcripts of broadcasts relating primarily to Geyelin's career as a reporter and editorial page editor covering foreign policy issues for the Wall Street Journal and later the Washington Post.
    • Contributor: Geyelin, Philip L.
    • Date: 1917
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    Thaddeus Stevens papers, 1811-1927 Lawyer and United States representative from Pennsylvania. General and official correspondence, legal, business, and financial papers, drafts and printed copies of Stevens's speeches, clippings, and other printed matter relating chiefly to Stevens's career in Congress and to family and business affairs.
    • Contributor: Stevens, Thaddeus
    • Date: 1811
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    William H.P. Blandy papers, 1913-1977 Naval officer. Correspondence, reports, speeches, biographical material, scrapbooks, and clippings relating chiefly to Blandy's World War II service as head of the United States Navy Department Bureau of Ordnance and afterward as director of Operation Crossroads, the atomic tests at Bikini Atoll in 1946.
    • Contributor: Blandy, William H. P. (William Henry Purnell) - Blandy, William H. P.
    • Date: 1913
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    John Austin Moon papers, 1832-1921 Lawyer, jurist, and U.S. representative from Tennessee. Correspondence and petitions relating to statehood for the Indian Territory, 1902; merchant ledgers belonging to Austin M. Appling, Moon’s grandfather, from Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Bristol, Virginia; and newspaper clippings concerning Moon’s political campaigns and the Tennessee Supreme Court.
    • Contributor: Moon, John Austin
    • Date: 1832
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    Benjamin Tappan papers, 1795-1900 Jurist and United States senator. Correspondence, speeches, legal and business records, and genealogical material relating to Ohio and national politics, antislavery movement, family matters, and Tappan's interests in mineralogy and conchology.
    • Contributor: Tappan, Benjamin
    • Date: 1795
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    Geraldine Farrar collection, 1895-1943 Geraldine Farrar was an American opera singer and film actress. The collection consists of Farrar's personal papers relating to her life and career, including correspondence, scrapbooks and clippings, photographs and music materials containing sketches, autograph manuscripts, and printed music composed or edited by Farrar. In addition, the collection contains biographical materials, Farrar's writings, contracts, radio scripts, concert programs, awards and other miscellaneous items.
    • Contributor: Farrar, Geraldine
    • Date: 1895
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    Serge Diaghilev/Serge Lifar collection, 1750-1950 This collection is comprised in large part of printed music, widely representing 18th century Italian and 19th century Russian operatic music. Includes rare pre-revolutionary editions of Russian folk songs, annotated performance scores of Stravinsky, Mussorgsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Gounod, Cimarosa. Non-musical materials include three letters from S. Prokofiev to S. Diaghilev, rare edition of books on music, literature and theater, libretti and synopses, souvenir books and ...
    • Contributor: Diaghilev, Serge - Prokofiev, Sergey
    • Date: 1750
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    Blair & Rives records, 1821-1905 Publishing firm. Correspondence, speeches, business records, and printed matter relating to the firm founded by Francis P. Blair and John C. Rives and its publications, including the Globe and the Congressional Globe, concurrent Washington, D.C., newspapers.
    • Contributor: Blair & Rives
    • Date: 1815
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    Moorfield Storey papers, 1876-1929 Author, civil rights leader, and lawyer. Correspondence, articles, lecture notes, petitions, press releases, clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, and other papers relating chiefly to Storey's years as president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and his interest in the Anti-Imperialist League.
    • Contributor: Storey, Moorfield
    • Date: 1876
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    Tony Schwartz collection, 1912-2008 The Tony Schwartz Collection consists of multiple formats of material documenting Schwartz's work as a media consultant, audio documentarian, author, radio producer, media theorist, and educator.
    • Contributor: Schwartz, Tony
    • Date: 1912
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    Republican campaign collection, 1902-1926 Correspondence, financial papers, notes, reports, charts, lists and rosters, printed material, photographs, and other papers relating mainly to the presidential campaigns of William H. Taft and Charles Evans Hughes and the congressional campaigns of William Brown McKinley, a United States representative from Illinois.
    • Date: 1902
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    William Henry Allison diaries, 1868-1940 Historian and clergyman. Diaries kept by Allison recording his daily activities as a historian, clergyman, and consultant to the Library of Congress in church history. Includes a diary, 1868-1869, kept by his grandmother, Mary Ireland Allison, and an index to the volumes.
    • Contributor: Allison, William Henry
    • Date: 1868
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    Edmond Charles Genet papers, 1734-1895 French diplomat and first minister of the French Republic to the United States. Correspondence written and received during Genet's diplomatic service in Russia and the United States; also legation accounts, extracts from English newspapers, notes relating to England and America, scientific papers, a memoir prepared by his son, Geo. Clinton Genet, and other descendants, and printed material.
    • Contributor: Genet, Edmond Charles
    • Date: 1734
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    John Aldrich Stephenson collection of the Hand, Fiske, and Al... Correspondence, diaries, journals, travel diaries, manuscripts of sermons, poems, essays, and other writings, business and financial records, printed works, biographical and genealogical materials, drawings and reproductions of paintings and photographs, and other papers collected by Stephenson relating to the Hand, Fiske, and Aldrich families.
    • Date: 1745
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    Harry S. Cummings papers, 1890-1986 African-American politician and lawyer. Scrapbooks, correspondence, and ephemera relating to Cummings’s service on the city council in Baltimore, Md., and his activities in national and local Republican Party politics.
    • Contributor: Cummings, Harry S.
    • Date: 1890
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    Calvin Benjamin papers, circa 1838-1882 United States Army officer. Chiefly correspondence, with transcribed excerpts and notes, relating to Benjamin's service under General Zachary Taylor during the Mexican War.
    • Contributor: Benjamin, Calvin
    • Date: 1838
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Fletcher Collins Jr. collection, 1935-1944 The Fletcher Collins Jr. Collection is the result of the Anglo-American folksong collecting activities of Fletcher Collins Jr. from the mid-1930s to the early 1940s in North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia, under the auspices of the WPA Joint Committee on Folk Arts and for the Library of Congress Archive of Folk Song.
    • Contributor: Collins, Fletcher - Cole, Calvin - Greer, I. G. (Isaac Garfield) - Tate, Dan
    • Date: 1935
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    Poushkin Society in America records, 1931-1955 Society celebrating poet Aleksandr Sergeevich Puskin. Correspondence, minutes, programs, literary contest essays, clippings, an index to Pushkin's Boris Godunov, photographs, and other records relating chiefly to Pushkin and the formation and history of the society.
    • Contributor: Poushkin Society in America
    • Date: 1931
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    Susannah Armstrong Coleman collection, 1912-1953 Susannah Armstrong Coleman (1897-1985) was an American pianist, composer and teacher. The Susannah Armstrong Coleman Collection consists of music manuscripts, organizational publications, correspondence, programs, photographs, biographical notes, clippings, and miscellaneous items.
    • Contributor: Coleman, Susannah Armstrong
    • Date: 1912
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    Hildegard Thompson papers, 1951-1974 Author, educator, author, and government official. Correspondence, writings, articles, biographical material, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Thompson's career in American Indian education including her service as chief of the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs Branch of Education.
    • Contributor: Thompson, Hildegard
    • Date: 1951
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    Martial Law in Hawaii: The Papers of Major General Thomas H. ... Martial Law in Hawaii:The Papers of Major General Thomas H. Green, Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Army: The Library of Congress -- through the Federal Research Division -- provides customized research and analytical services on foreign and domestic topics to United States Government and District of Columbia agencies on a cost-recovery basis.
    • Contributor: Green, Thomas H.
    • Date: 1946
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    Robert McNutt McElroy papers, circa 1909-1924 Editor, author, and historian. Correspondence, writings, and other material relating to McElroy's book Grover Cleveland: The Man and the Statesman and papers pertaining to his work as educational director of the National Security League, as professor of American history at Princeton University, and supporter of Leonard Wood and Warren G. Harding for the Republican nomination for president in 1920.
    • Contributor: McElroy, Robert McNutt
    • Date: 1909
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    Joseph Holt papers, 1817-1895 United States Postmaster general, secretary of war, judge advocate general of the United States Army, and lawyer. Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, legal papers, newspaper clippings, speeches, photographs, and printed matter relating to Holt's duties as judge advocate general, especially his work on the military commission that tried the Lincoln assassination conspirators, the trial of Mary Surratt, and various controversies surrounding the work of the ...
    • Contributor: Holt, Joseph
    • Date: 1817
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    H.W. Halleck papers, 1843-1896 Army officer, lawyer, and businessman. Chiefly military and personal correspondence, telegrams, military notebook and scrapbook, and a fragment of an article.
    • Contributor: Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager) - Halleck, H. W.
    • Date: 1843
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    James William Denver papers, 1868-1884 Lawyer, army officer, United States representative from California, United States commissioner of Indian affairs, and governor of Kansas. Letterpress books containing correspondence relating to Denver's law practice in Washington, D.C., which was concerned with Choctaw Indian claims and land disputes in California and elsewhere in the West, and to his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination, 1884.
    • Contributor: Denver, James William
    • Date: 1868
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Prints, Posters & Drawings: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conserva... Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Date: 1800
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    Ray S. Cline papers, 1945-1994 Analyst employed by the United States Central Intelligence Agency, educator, and author. Office files including interviews, press clippings, and judicial and congressional testimony relating to the organization and effectiveness of the United States intelligence community in the 1970s; also organizational files documenting Cline's association chiefly with the Georgetown University Center for Strategic and International Studies, the Coalition for Asian Peace and Security, and World ...
    • Contributor: Cline, Ray S.
    • Date: 1945
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    Philip Hauge Abelson papers, 1939-2002 Nuclear physicist, chemist, and editor. Correspondence, notes, reports, speeches and writings, and other papers documenting Abelson's contribution to scientific policy-making through committees, organizations, and publications.
    • Contributor: Abelson, Philip Hauge
    • Date: 1939
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    John Lansing Callan papers, 1907-1956 Naval officer, aviator, and aviation executive. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, orders to duty, subject files, awards, biographical file, speeches, articles, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating to Callan’s personal and business interests in aviation, service in World War I and World War II, and other public service activities.
    • Contributor: Callan, John Lansing
    • Date: 1907
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    Emily A. Stewart collection of Elihu Root material, 1885-1959 Chiefly transcripts of conversations between Elihu Root and members of his family concerning his ancestry and biography.
    • Contributor: Stewart, Emily A.
    • Date: 1885
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Francis O.J. Smith digest of congressional reports, 1844 U.S. representative from Maine. A digest of the reports of committees of the United States Congress, First to Twenty-eighth Congress, compiled by Smith.
    • Contributor: Smith, Francis O. J. (Francis Ormond Jonathan) - Smith, Francis O. J.
    • Date: 1844