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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 3, Additional Correspondence,...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1822-00-00

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    Lewis B. Schwellenbach papers, Correspondence, speeches, writings, clippings, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to Schwellenbach's service as U.S. senator from Washington (State) and U.S. secretary of labor in the Harry S. Truman presidential administration. Subjects include Schwellenbach's friendship with Truman, anti-alien legislation, anti-communism, civil liberties, Huey Long and the use of filibuster in the U.S. Senate, fishing and lumber industries in Washington (State), labor strikes, rights of...
    • Contributor: Schwellenbach, Lewis (Lewis Baxter)
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    William L. Marcy papers, Correspondence, commonplace book, diary (1831-1857), draft of an autobiography, drafts of diplomatic dispatches, drafts in Marcy's handwriting of presidential messages to Congress (1854-1856), and other papers relating to Marcy which were collected and compiled by Henry Barrett Learned. Materials cover such topics as Marcy's career as a member of the cabinets of presidents James K. Polk and Franklin Pierce; New York state and national...
    • Contributor: Marcy, William L. (William Learned)
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    Humphrey Marshall papers, 1771-2002 Lawyer, army officer, United States representative from Kentucky, and Confederate States of America representative from Virginia. Correspondence, diaries, financial and legal papers, notes, speeches, writings, printed matter and other material relating chiefly to Humphrey Marshall's activities as a lawyer, soldier, and politician.
    • Contributor: Marshall, Humphrey
    • Date: 1771
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    Andrew Jackson Donelson papers, 1779-1943 Lawyer, editor, army officer, diplomat, and presidential secretary. Correspondence, journals, draft messages of Andrew Jackson, diplomatic papers, newsclippings, scrapbook, sketches, photos, and other papers covering Donelson's career as aide-de-camp and secretary to Andrew Jackson, charge d'affaires to Texas, minister to Prussia, editor of the Washington Union, and candidate for vice president. Includes papers of Donelson's wife, Emily Tennessee Donelson, daughter, Mary Emily Donelson, and...
    • Contributor: Donelson, Andrew Jackson - Burke, Pauline Wilcox - Donelson, Emily Tennessee - Martin, James Glasgow - Randolph, Meriwether Lewis - Wilcox, Mary Emily Donelson
    • Date: 1779
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 2, General Correspondence, 17...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1820-07-00

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    Manton Marble papers, Correspondence, telegrams, articles, drafts of Democratic Party policy statements, financial records, photographs, and other papers chiefly relating to Marble's career as editor and owner of the New York World and to his role in New York State and national Democratic Party politics in the period between the beginning of the Civil War and the close of the 19th century. Includes a draft of the...
    • Contributor: Marble, Manton
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    Henry Shapiro papers, Correspondence, draft and printed copies of articles and book, lectures, interviews, wire service reports, reference files, notes, memoir, biographical material, clippings, scrapbook, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Shapiro's career as United Press International's chief Moscow correspondent and bureau manager during the regimes of Joseph Stalin, Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev, and Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev. Documents Soviet life and society, economic and social conditions, politics...
    • Contributor: Shapiro, Henry - Cronkite, Walter - Lyons, Eugene
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    Joseph Edward Davies papers, Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, writings, speeches, subject files, newspaper diaries, biographical material, family papers, financial records, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to foreign affairs with emphasis on American-Soviet relations. The papers document Davies's career as chairman of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (1915-1916), U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union (1936-1938) and to Belgium and Luxembourg (1938-1939), as special presidential envoy for Franklin D....
    • Contributor: Davies, Joseph Edward
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    William Lindsay Scruggs papers, 1828-1955 Editor and diplomat. Microfilm of correspondence, memoranda, diaries, articles and other writings, notes, speeches, financial papers, annotated scrapbooks, and other papers pertaining primarily to Scruggs's service as United States minister to Colombia and Venezuela, and United States consul in China.
    • Contributor: Scruggs, William Lindsay
    • Date: 1828
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    Robert Worth Bingham papers, 1856-1939 Diplomat, lawyer, and newspaper publisher. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, financial records, scrapbooks, appointment books, clippings, and other papers relating primarily to Bingham's service as ambassador to Great Britain.
    • Contributor: Bingham, Robert Worth
    • Date: 1856
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    Lewis B. Schwellenbach papers, 1916-1958 United States secretary of labor, United States senator from Washington, jurist, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, clippings, and scrapbooks relating primarily to Schwellenbach's career in the Senate and with the Department of Labor.
    • Contributor: Schwellenbach, Lewis (Lewis Baxter) - Schwellenbach, Lewis
    • Date: 1916
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    Philander C. Knox papers, Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, articles, notebooks, bills and resolutions, legal records, biographical sketches, library catalog, clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, cartoons, and other papers relating chiefly to Knox's service as U.S. attorney general under William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt, U.S. secretary of state under William H. Taft, and U.S. senator from Pennsylvania. Subjects include relations with Latin America, the Middle East, Russia, and East...
    • Contributor: Knox, Philander C. (Philander Chase)
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    Robert Porter Patterson papers, Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, legal files, subject files, biographical material, clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers from Patterson's service in the U.S. War Department as U.S. assistant secretary, U.S. under secretary, and U.S. secretary of war during and after World War II. Also documents his work as a judge in the the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York...
    • Contributor: Patterson, Robert Porter
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 2, General Correspondence, 17...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1840-10-09

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    Caleb Cushing papers, circa 1785-1906 United States cabinet official and representative from Massachusetts, army officer, diplomat, and lawyer. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, writings, speeches, notes, notebooks, legal file, business papers, biographical material, newspaper clippings, printed material, maps, photographs, and other papers reflecting Cushing's role in national and international affairs of the mid-nineteenth century.
    • Contributor: Cushing, Caleb
    • Date: 1785
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    Brand Whitlock papers, circa 1890-1934 Author, lawyer, diplomat, and mayor of Toledo, Ohio. Correspondence, journals, diaries, speeches and writings, biographical material, scrapbooks, photographs, printed material, clippings, financial records, and memorabilia relating to Whitlock's career as a writer, diplomat, and politician, and his interest in municipal administration.
    • Contributor: Whitlock, Brand
    • Date: 1890
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 2, General Correspondence, 17...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1843-07-01

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    Matthew Fontaine Maury papers, Correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, articles, notebooks, electrical experiment book, charts, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Maury's naval career, scientific activities and interests, service as a Confederate agent in England, and work as an immigration official for Southern expatriates in Mexico and to the Maury family. Documents Maury's service as a midshipman in the U.S. Navy in the 1820s and...
    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine - Coblentz, Catherine Cate - Smith, C. Alphonso (Charles Alphonso)
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    Correspondence of Bernette Chase Kemp and Anna Durkee Kemp
    • Contributor: Kemp, Anna Durkee - Kemp, Bernette Chase - Doell, Janet Kemp
    • Date: 2004-00-00
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    Hedrick Smith papers, Correspondence, memoranda, interview transcripts, drafts of speeches, articles, and books, notes, radio broadcasts, legal material, research material, family papers, press releases, printed material, posters, maps, and other papers relating primarily to Smith's research for his books and television productions about the Soviet Union and about U.S. politics. Documents his career with the New York Times while stationed in Washington, D.C., Moscow, Russia, and elsewhere,...
    • Contributor: Smith, Hedrick
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 7, Miscellany, 1814-1910; Typ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1814-00-00

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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 1, Autobiography, 1854-1862; ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1854-00-00

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    Myron Charles Taylor papers, 1928-1953 Industrialist, diplomat, and lawyer. Correspondence, reports, and other papers documenting Taylor's activities as the president's personal representative to Pope Pius XII.
    • Contributor: Taylor, Myron Charles
    • Date: 1928
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    Custis-Lee family papers, 1700-circa 1928 Correspondence, letterbooks, genealogical papers, notebooks, financial records, indentures, clippings, photographs, and other papers documenting the activities of several generations of the Custis and Lee families of Virginia, who served as diplomats, statesmen, politicians, planters, and military officers during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
    • Date: 1700
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    William Eustis papers, Chiefly incoming correspondence from Eustis's years as U.S. secretary of war and minister to Holland. Subjects include the Burr-Clinton controversy, the Louisiana Purchase, Indian affairs, the war between England and France, and relations between the U.S. and the Netherlands. Also includes papers of Eustis's father Benjamin, his wife Caroline Langdon Eustis, and other family members, legal documents, and other papers. Correspondents include John Quincy...
    • Contributor: Eustis, William - Eustis, Benjamin - Eustis, Caroline Langdon
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    Howard-von Recum family papers, Diaries and correspondence relating primarily to the diplomatic career of Sir Henry Howard and documenting his postings in China; Denmark; France; Greece; Guatemala; Hague, Netherlands; Russia; the United States; and the Vatican during World War I. Includes correspondence and diaries, interleaved with photographs, clippings, and ephemera, of his daughter, Marie Ernestine Howard von Recum (also known as Da) pertaining to her years as a...
    • Contributor: Howard, Henry - Von Recum, Marie Ernestine Howard
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    Albert Jeremiah Beveridge collection of John Marshall papers,... Lawyer and chief justice of the Supreme Court. Correspondence, a journal, account books, and other papers primarily gathered by Albert Jeremiah Beveridge for his research on John Marshall.
    • Contributor: Beveridge, Albert Jeremiah - Beveridge, Albert J.
    • Date: 1776
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 7, Miscellany, 1814-1910; Typ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1825-00-00

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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 2, General Correspondence, 17...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1839-10-01

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    Irving Brant papers, Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, research notes, testimonies, newspaper clippings, and other papers reflecting Brant's newspaper career primarily as editor of the St. Louis Star (later the St. Louis Star-Times), his work with the Franklin D. Roosevelt presidential administration as speechwriter and conservation consultant for U.S. Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes, and his literary career as a playwright. Subjects include civil rights and...
    • Contributor: Brant, Irving
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 2, General Correspondence, 17...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1825-00-00

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    Robert S. McNamara papers, 1934-2009 United States secretary of defense, president of the World Bank, and corporate executive. Correspondence, memoranda, organization records, subject files, speeches and writings, reports, conferences and meetings, background and research material, and other papers relating primarily to McNamara's private and public life following his service as secretary of defense, including his leadership of the World Bank, his role as counselor and adviser to various private...
    • Contributor: McNamara, Robert S.
    • Date: 1934
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    William C. Rives papers, Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers of Rives pertaining to Jacksonianism, Whig political movement, Southern politics, slavery, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and diplomatic relations with France. Includes diaries, journals, and correspondence of members of the Rives family; a draft of Rives's History of the Life and Times of James Madison (1868-1873); and a draft of his unpublished...
    • Contributor: Rives, William C. (William Cabell) - Walker, Francis - Walker, Thomas
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    Chandler P. Anderson papers, Correspondence, diaries, minutes of meetings, writings, reports, informal records and notes of negotiations, transcripts of court proceedings and other legal records, press releases, clippings, print and near-print material, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Anderson's career in international law and official activities in the U.S. Dept of State. Includes summaries of conversations with Bernard M. Baruch, Robert Lansing, Henry Cabot Lodge, Elihu Root,...
    • Contributor: Anderson, Chandler P. (Chandler Parsons)
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    Jeanne S. Mintz papers, 1928-1993 Asian affairs analyst and official at the United States Department of Defense. Correspondence, professional subject file, speeches and writings, printed material, and other papers documenting Mintz's career as an expert on Indonesia and Southeast Asia, including service with the Defense Department and as an analyst and press officer with the Indonesian delegation to the United Nations.
    • Contributor: Mintz, Jeanne S.
    • Date: 1928
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 2, General Correspondence, 17...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1847-01-28

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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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    Nathaniel Prentiss Banks papers, Correspondence (1860-1880), and diaries and notebooks, letterbooks, military papers, speeches and writings, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and miscellany relating chiefly to Banks's political career in the House of Representatives and to his service as an army officer during the Civil War. Includes papers on the Kansas territorial question, the assault on Charles Sumner, and the establishment of the Republican Party. Civil War topics include...
    • Contributor: Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
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    Joshua R. Giddings and George Washington Julian papers, 1839-... United States representative from Ohio, abolitionist, and consul general to Canada (Joshua R. Giddings); United States representative from Indiana and biographer (George Washington Julian). Chiefly family letters of Giddings and Julian, together with some political correspondence. Topics include Ohio and Indiana politics and the abolition of slavery.
    • Contributor: Giddings, Joshua R. (Joshua Reed) - Giddings, Joshua R.
    • Date: 1839
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    Stuart Eizenstat papers, Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, briefing books, transcripts of interviews, notebooks and notes, subject files, calendars, press releases, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other material relating chiefly to Eizenstat's writings, Imperfect Justice: Looted Assets, Slave Labor, and the Unfinished Business of World War II, a book describing his role in the Holocaust restitution negotiations from 1995-2001 (published in 2003), and an unpublished book about...
    • Contributor: Eizenstat, Stuart
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 7, Miscellany, 1814-1910; Typ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1814-00-00

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    Oscar S. Straus papers, Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, notebooks, legal records, pamphlets, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Straus's service as U.S. minister and ambassador to the Ottoman Empire (Turkey), U.S. secretary of commerce and labor, and member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, Hague, Netherlands. Also documents his activities with the National Civic Foundation, New York (State) Public Service Commission, League to Enforce...
    • Contributor: Straus, Oscar S. (Oscar Solomon) - Oscar S. Straus Memorial Association
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    Lewis Graham Hines papers, 1916-1959 Labor leader and public official. Correspondence, speeches and writings, subject files, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Hines's activities in organized labor, especially with the American Federation of Labor, and as an official in state offices in Pennsylvania and with the federal government.
    • Contributor: Hines, Lewis Graham
    • Date: 1916
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    Edward L. Bernays papers, Correspondence, publicity material, and scrapbooks, together with memoranda, research notes, speeches, articles, drafts of books, lists, surveys, reports, printed matter, photographs, 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. Bernays represented leading figures and organizations in the arts, finance, health, industry, philanthropy, and world and...
    • Contributor: Bernays, Edward L. - Bernays, Doris Fleischman
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    James R. Schlesinger papers, Correspondence, memoranda, writings, notebooks, subject files, appointment books, telephone logs, printed matter, photographs, and other papers chiefly concerning Schlesinger's service as U.S. secretary of defense and U.S. secretary of energy. Also documents his years as chairman of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission; assistant director of the U.S. Bureau of the Budget, later U.S. Office of Management and Budget; and as director of strategic studies...
    • Contributor: Schlesinger, James R.
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 8, Addenda, 1799-1862; 1986 A...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1839-04-19

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    Charles Edward Russell papers, Correspondence, diaries, lectures, poetry and other writings, notebooks, subject files, clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers relating principally to Russell's work as a reformer, journalist, and poet. Documents his activities on behalf of various progressive reform causes, commitment to socialism and humanitarianism, writing career, and interest in music and literature, especially poetry. Includes material pertaining to Russell's assignment with Everybody's Magazine for a...
    • Contributor: Russell, Charles Edward
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 8, Addenda, 1799-1862; 1986 A...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1838-09-04

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    Alexander Meigs Haig papers, Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, briefing books, notes, office files, subject files, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers documenting Haig's service as military advisor to Henry Kissinger at the National Security Council, deputy assistant to President Richard M. Nixon for national security affairs, vice chief of staff of the U.S. Army, chief of Nixon's White House staff, Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR), and U.S....
    • Contributor: Haig, Alexander Meigs - Brown, Robert L. (Robert Lyle) - Goldberg, Sherwood D. - Sicherman, Harvey
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    Elbridge Gerry papers, Chiefly correspondence (1776-1814) relating to various aspects of Gerry's public career, including his memberships in the Massachusetts General Court and Provincial Congress (where he was active on committees of correspondence, safety, and supply during the Revolution), service in the Continental Congress and the U.S. House of Representatives, governorship of Massachusetts, term as Vice President of the United States (1813-1814), and especially his role in...
    • Contributor: Gerry, Elbridge - Austin, James Trecothick
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 2, General Correspondence, 17...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1844-05-30

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    Mary McGrory papers, 1928-2004 Journalist. Correspondence, subject files, notebooks and notes, speeches and writings, newspaper clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to McGrory's career as a journalist.
    • Contributor: McGrory, Mary
    • Date: 1928
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    Benjamin Franklin papers, 1726-1907 Statesman, publisher, scientist, and diplomat. Correspondence, journals, records, articles, and other material relating to Franklin's life and career. Includes manuscripts (1728) of his Articles of Belief and Acts of Religion; negotiations in London (1775); letterbooks (1779-1782) of the United States legation in Paris; records (1780-1783) of the United States peace commissioners, including journals kept by Franklin and Richard Oswald; and papers (1781-1818) of Franklin's...
    • Contributor: Franklin, Benjamin
    • Date: 1726
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    Mabel Thorp Boardman papers, Correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, drafts, genealogical material, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers relating chiefly to Boardman's career in the American National Red Cross, known in its early years as the American Association of the Red Cross, and as a commissioner of the District of Columbia and to her personal life. Documents domestic and foreign policy issues of presidential administrations from William McKinley to...
    • Contributor: Boardman, Mabel Thorp
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 2, General Correspondence, 17...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1850-00-00

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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 3, Additional Correspondence,...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1836-00-00

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    Mercer Green Johnston papers, 1860-1954 Educator, Episcopal clergyman, and author. Correspondence, diaries, sermons, notebooks, autobiographical papers, poems, prayers, financial papers, pamphlets, periodicals, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, and memorabilia relating to Johnston's career as an Episcopal clergyman in the United States and the Philippines, worker for the Young Men's Christian Association during World War I, director of the People's Legislative Service, director of the National Citizens Committee on Relations with Latin...
    • Contributor: Johnston, Mercer Green
    • Date: 1860
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    Tom Connally papers, Correspondence, speeches, remarks, articles, reports, voting records, press releases, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Connally's years in the U.S. Senate. Subjects include foreign affairs, the United Nations, the Marshall Plan, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, aid to China, inter-American relations, defense, the General Claims Commission (Mexico and United States), taxes, rivers and harbors, tidelands oil, atomic energy and...
    • Contributor: Connally, Tom
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    Stephen Bonsal papers, Correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, and other papers relating chiefly to Bonsal's career as a journalist and as foreign correspondent for the New York Herald and New York Times. Documents his role as confidential interpreter for President Woodrow Wilson and Edward Mandell House at the Paris Peace Conference, 1919-1920, and as secretary of the U.S. Legation, Tokyo, Japan, 1895. Subjects include Japanese culture, customs,...
    • Contributor: Bonsal, Stephen
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    William Plumer papers, 1774-1845 Governor of New Hampshire and legislator, United States senator from New Hampshire, essayist, and historian. Correspondence, diaries, letterbooks, autobiography, writings, notes, transcripts of poetry, essays, extracts, and other papers relating to Plumer’s personal life and career in New Hampshire and national politics and as an essayist.
    • Contributor: Plumer, William
    • Date: 1774
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 3, Additional Correspondence,...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1825-00-00

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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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    John Hay papers, Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diaries, speeches, notebooks, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to Hay's service as U.S. ambassador to Great Britain and U.S. secretary of state under Presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt. Earlier papers deal with his years as U.S. assistant secretary in the Abraham Lincoln presidential administration; work as a lawyer in Springfield, Ill.; years with the New York Tribune; and...
    • Contributor: Hay, John - Hay, Clara Louise Stone
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 1, Autobiography, 1854-1862; ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1854-00-00

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    William Harrison Standley papers, Correspondence, speeches, writings, reports, naval orders, articles, news releases, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Standley's career in the U.S. Navy and as ambassador. Pertains chiefly to U.S. naval power in the 1930's; relations with Germany in 1940 and with the Soviet Union after World War II; and Standley's involvement in anti-Communist organizations in the 1950s. Includes drafts of Admiral Ambassador to...
    • Contributor: Standley, William Harrison
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 1, Autobiography, 1854-1862; ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1854-00-00

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    Elihu Root papers, 1863-1937 United States secretary of state, secretary of war, United States senator from New York, and statesman. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, notes, reports, subject files, financial papers, calendar and appointment books, invitations, and printed materials relating to Root's career as a lawyer and statesman.
    • Contributor: Root, Elihu
    • Date: 1863
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    Samuel Guy Inman papers, Correspondence, diaries, writings, notebooks, subject files, scrapbooks, clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Inman's work as a missionary and government representative in Latin America. Includes material pertaining to his official and semi-official trips to Latin American countries, representative to Pan-American conferences, and missionary-teacher for the Disciples of Christ in Latin America. Subjects include clericalism, education, inter-American relations, international law, labor, literature,...
    • Contributor: Inman, Samuel Guy
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    Edward Bennett Williams papers, 1920-1990 Lawyer, political advisor, and sports team owner. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, book drafts, articles, speeches, interviews, and other papers relating to Williams's service on the President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board during the administrations of Gerald R. Ford and Ronald Reagan; his work with the Committee on the Present Danger; and his writings, especially his book, One Man's Freedom (1962).
    • Contributor: Williams, Edward Bennett
    • Date: 1920
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 7, Miscellany, 1814-1910; Typ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1814-00-00

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    Sir George Cockburn papers, 1788-1847 British naval officer. Correspondence, logbooks, journals, fleet orders, reports, and other papers relating to Cockburn's career in the British Royal Navy. Subjects include the War of 1812 and British naval activities against France and Spain, especially in the Mediterranean, Caribbean, and Indian Ocean.
    • Contributor: Cockburn, George, Sir - Cockburn, George
    • Date: 1788
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    Neil Sheehan papers, 1920-1993 Author and journalist.Correspondence, drafts of writings, notes, research material, interview transcripts, and other papers relating to Sheehan's writings concerning the Vietnam War, especially his books, A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam (1988) and After the War Was Over: Hanoi and Saigon (1992), and to publication of the Pentagon Papers.
    • Contributor: Sheehan, Neil
    • Date: 1920
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    Owen Lattimore papers, Correspondence, journals, writings, reviews, speeches, research notes, interviews, reports, transcripts of hearings, newspaper clippings, printed materials, and other papers pertaining to Lattimore's studies in Chinese and Mongolian history and linguistics, his appointment by President Franklin D. Roosevelt as a political advisor to Chiang Kai-shek, and his service as director of Pacific Operations in the U.S. Office of War Information Overseas Operations Branch during World...
    • Contributor: Lattimore, Owen - Lattimore, Eleanor Holgate
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    Simon Cameron papers, Correspondence, diary, speeches, notebooks, account books, business and legal records, printed matter, and other papers primarily relating to Pennsylvania and national politics and to Cameron's business enterprises. Documents his term as U.S. secretary of war, the Civil War, his role as minister to Russia, and career in the U.S. Senate. Includes an autograph album with autographs of members of U.S. Congress, 1845-1847. Correspondents include...
    • Contributor: Cameron, Simon
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    William Pitt Fessenden papers, Correspondence with related clippings and printed matter pertaining chiefly to Fessenden's service on the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance and as U.S. secretary of the treasury under Abraham Lincoln. Subjects include Maine and national politics, disputed territorial claims in Maine, abolitionism, operations of the Treasury Dept. in 1864 and 1865, financing the Civil War, financial crises in the U.S. during the 1860s, Reconstruction, the...
    • Contributor: Fessenden, William Pitt
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    Courtney Letts de Espil papers, Correspondence, diaries, writings, clippings, photographs, and other papers chiefly concerning Letts de Espil's years (1933-1943) in Washington, D.C., as wife of Felipe A. Espil, Argentine ambassador to the U.S. Diary entries concern social affairs in Washington and include references to many prominent individuals of the New Deal era such as Adolf Augustus and Beatrice Bishop Berle, Antoinette and Charles Evans Hughes, Cordell and Frances...
    • Contributor: Letts De Espil, Courtney
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    George Vernon Denny papers, 1930-1959 Educator, radio personality, and organization executive. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, writings, financial records, research notes, awards, printed matter, and photographs documenting Denny's career especially his activities with International Seminars and Town Meetings, Inc., and as moderator of the radio broadcasts of America's Town Meeting of the Air.
    • Contributor: Denny, George Vernon
    • Date: 1930
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    William Edward Dodd papers, Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, autobiographical notes, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Dodd's work as an author, professor of history at the University of Chicago, and U.S. ambassador to Germany (1933-1937). Subjects include local, state, national, and international politics. Includes letters written by Dodd during a trip to Europe (1928-1929). Includes poetry drafts by Carl Sandburg sent to Dodd's daughter, Martha Dodd...
    • Contributor: Dodd, William Edward - Sandburg, Carl
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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 1, Autobiography, 1854-1862; ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1854-00-00

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    William J. Crowe papers, Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, research material, subject files, naval records, orders for duty, political campaign files, scheduling notebooks, press releases, biographical material, clippings, printed matter, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Crowe's naval career, his service as chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, and his tenure as ambassador to Great Britain. Documents Crowe's service as commander in chief of...
    • Contributor: Crowe, William J.
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    Edmund Roberts papers, 1803-1905 Merchant and diplomat. Official and family correspondence, journals, manuscript drafts of Roberts' s book Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat . . . During the Years 1832-34, diplomatic documents, legal and financial papers, and miscellaneous material chiefly documenting his service as a special agent of the U.S. to negotiate treaties with Siam, Muscat, and Cochin China.
    • Contributor: Roberts, Edmund
    • Date: 1803
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    Horace Porter papers, 1853-1922 Army officer, railroad official, and diplomat. Correspondence, diary, family papers, photographs, and speeches relating to Porter’s Civil War service, Ulysses S. Grant, Porter’s activities with the Pullman Company and the New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railroad, the Union League, his interest in Republican Party politics, his role in the inaugural of William McKinley, and his service as United States ambassador to France.
    • Contributor: Porter, Horace
    • Date: 1853
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    Carl W. Ackerman papers, 1833-1970 Journalist, educator, and public relations consultant. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Ackerman's career as a journalist and dean of Columbia University School of Journalism.
    • Contributor: Ackerman, Carl W. (Carl William) - Ackerman, Carl W.
    • Date: 1833
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Martin Van Buren Papers: Oversize, 1837-1839; Series 8, Adden...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1837-00-00

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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 8, Addenda, 1799-1862; 1996 A...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1862-00-00

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    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 7, Miscellany, 1814-1910; Typ...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1839-00-00

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    Dudley Wright Knox papers, circa 1864-1950 Naval officer and historian. Correspondence, subject files, speeches, articles, book file, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to Knox's activities as director of the United States Office of Naval Records and Library, as secretary of the Naval Historical Foundation, and as an author of books and articles on naval affairs.
    • Contributor: Knox, Dudley Wright
    • Date: 1864
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    James Harrison Wilson papers, Correspondence, journal, speeches, writings, military orders, scrapbook, and other papers relating to the Civil War, railroad affairs, national politics, foreign policy, the Spanish-American War, Cuban affairs, and the China Relief Expedition (1900-1901). Subjects include Civil War campaigns, the postwar Army, the St. Louis and Southeastern Railway Company and railway building in the Mississippi River Valley, life in China in the 1880s and in 1900,...
    • Contributor: Wilson, James Harrison
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    Tobias Lear papers, Correspondence, account books, and other papers relating chiefly to George Washington; Lear's diplomatic missions to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, and the Barbary States; the Tripolitan War, 1801-1805; Lear's business affair; and family matters. Includes correspondence (1805) with Samuel Barron pertaining to the captivity of the USS Philadelphia (Frigate) and its captain, William Bainbridge, and account books (1803-1805) documenting purchases of fabric, gold, jewels, and...
    • Contributor: Lear, Tobias
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    Albert J. Beveridge papers, Correspondence, diary notes, addresses, writings, notes, records of interviews with comments by the subject, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Beveridge's career from his early law practice in Indiana through his two terms in the U.S. Senate, his experience as a war correspondent in Europe, and his work as a historian and biographer. Subjects include the rise of Progressivism, Indiana state politics,...
    • Contributor: Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah)
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    William R. Day papers, Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, legal briefs, financial records, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to personal matters but also pertaining to his activities as U.S. secretary of state, U.S. Supreme Court justice, U.S. Court of Appeals (6th Circuit) judge, and president of the McKinley National Memorial Association. Subjects include foreign affairs, in particular relations with Spain; legal issues; political patronage requests; Day's...
    • Contributor: Day, William R. (William Rufus)
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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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    William McKinley papers, Correspondence, speeches, will, messages, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers pertaining primarily to McKinley's presidential administration. Subjects include Ohio state politics, presidential elections of 1896 and 1900, gold standard, McKinley tariff, progressivism, Spanish-American War, territorial expansion, and McKinley's assassination. Includes copies of outgoing letters signed by John Addison Porter and George B. Cortelyou, presidential secretaries. Correspondents include Alvey A. Adee, R.A. Alger, John Rutter...
    • Contributor: McKinley, William
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    Samuel Hodges, Jr., journal and correspondence, Journal (1825-1827) with typewritten transcription pertaining to Hodges's official and social interactions with the Portuguese governors of Cape Verde, João de Mata Chapuzet and Caetano Procopio Godinho de Vasconcellos, and his relations with Joseph P. Clarke, the British consul general. Other topics include the arrival and departure of ships, mercantile transactions, and slavery. Also includes a letter (18 November 1822) from Hodges to his...
    • Contributor: Hodges, Samuel
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Martin Van Buren Papers: Series 2, General Correspondence, 17...
    • Contributor: Van Buren, Martin
    • Date: 1844-02-17

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    Edward William Brooke papers, Correspondence, memoranda, writings, speeches, transcripts of interviews, reports, notes, subject files, draft and printed legislative bills, briefing books, press releases, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Brooke's career as attorney general of Massachusetts (1963-1966) and as U.S. senator (1967-1978). Brooke's cases as attorney general pertain to conflict of interest, consumer protection, corruption, eminent domain, and the case against Albert De Salvo, known as...
    • Contributor: Brooke, Edward W. (Edward William)
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    William Maxwell Evarts papers, 1667-1918 Lawyer, United States senator from New York, and United States secretary of state and attorney general. Correspondence, diary, journal, account books, minute book, printed material, drafts of memoranda, and a journal of college reading relating mainly to New York state, national, and international politics from the Civil War to the 1890s.
    • Contributor: Evarts, William Maxwell
    • Date: 1667
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    Dudley Wright Knox papers, Correspondence, subject files, speeches, articles, book file, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to Knox's activities as director of the U.S. Office of Naval Records and Library (1921-1946), as secretary of the Naval Historical Foundation (1926-1946), and as an author of books and articles on naval affairs. The papers document Knox's views on international naval limitation conferences, naval aviation, the revival of...
    • Contributor: Knox, Dudley Wright