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    John Sharp Williams papers, 1902-1924 United States representative and senator, lawyer, and planter from Mississippi. Correspondence, biographical and genealogical material, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers documenting Williams's Congressional service. Pertains primarily to politics in Mississippi and the nation during the presidential administrations of Woodrow Wilson and Warren G. Harding.
    • Contributor: Williams, John Sharp
    • Date: 1902
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    John Wills Greenslade correspondence transcripts, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly transcripts of correspondence of Greenslade and his first wife, Marie Taylor Greenslade, relating to his career in the U.S. Navy. Documents his service during the Philippine American War, 1900-1902; Banana Wars in the Caribbean, 1902-1914; as commander of the USS Housatonic (Minelayer) during the North Sea mine barrage, 1918; and as commander of the USS Galveston (Cruiser) in European and Mediterranean waters (1919-1920). ...
    • Contributor: Greenslade, John Wills
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    The Long Black Freedom Struggle: African American Soldiers in WWI & Korea Adriane Lentz-Smith of Duke University and David Cline of Virginia Tech discuss the forgotten history of African-American participation in WWI and Korea, followed by a discussion facilitated by Robert Patrick, director of the Veterans History Project.
    • Contributor: Various - Cline, David P. - Lentz-Smith, Adriane - Patrick, Robert - American Folklife Center - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Blacks in Government (U.S.). Library of Congress Chapter
    • Date: 2014-03-18
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    Kermit Roosevelt and Belle Roosevelt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, subject files, business and financial records, printed matter, photographs, and other papers reflecting the Roosevelts' social, personal, and business activities. Topics include Kermit Roosevelt's years at Groton School; 1909 hunting expedition to Africa with his father, President Theodore Roosevelt, and 1925 hunting expedition to Central Asia and India; shipping concerns, especially Kerr Steamship Company, Roosevelt Steamship Company, and United States Lines ...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Kermit - Roosevelt, Archibald - Roosevelt, Belle - Wharton, Edith
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    Charles Edward Russell papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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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    Arthur J. Goldberg papers, 1793-1990 Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court, lawyer, secretary of labor, and diplomat. Correspondence, case files, certiorari memoranda, legal files, speeches and writings, subject files, reports, printed matter, and scrapbooks relating to Goldberg's career as a lawyer, associate justice of the United States Supreme Court, secretary of labor, and United States representative to the United Nations.
    • Contributor: Goldberg, Arthur J.
    • Date: 1793
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    Eleanor Lord Pray papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly correspondence of Pray with family members relating to her daily life in Vladivostok, Russia; family affairs; social life of the expatriate community; her surroundings in and around Vladivostok; and historic events. Also includes transcripts of a portion of Pray's correspondence prepared by her granddaughter, Patricia D. Silver; correspondence of Eleanor's husband, Frederick S. Pray; photographs; and miscellanous material. Subjects include the "American Store," ...
    • Contributor: Pray, Eleanor Lord
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    George Creel papers, 1857-1953 Author, editor, and government official. Scrapbooks and bound volumes of writings by and about Creel form the bulk of the collection. Includes correspondence, notes, speeches, lectures, book reviews, and campaign material. A series on Woodrow Wilson and the United States Committee on Public Information contains correspondence with Wilson as well as his corrections of drafts of Creel's cables, letters, speeches, and other writings relating ...
    • Contributor: Creel, George
    • Date: 1857
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    National Association for the Advancement of Colored People records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, itineraries, biographical material, speeches, testimony, writings, annual convention files, legal case files, testimony, legislation, publications, resolutions, policy statements, constitutions, bylaws, charters, contracts, proposals, scripts, financial records, publicity files, manuals, handbooks, songs, awards, certificates, directories, subject files, daily mail sheets, notes, lists, questionnaires, surveys, certificates, awards, flags, photographs, maps, and printed matter. Each of the nine parts contains Board of Directors ...
    • Contributor: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People - Gilbert Jonas Company - National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Washington Bureau
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    Francis LeJau Parker papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, telegrams, dispatches, reports, military records, pamphlets, and other papers relating chiefly to Parker's service as an army officer and attacheĢ during World War I and later as a member of special missions in Latin America, especially in the Tacna-Arica dispute between Chile and Peru in 1926 and in the Nicaraguan elections of 1928. Documents his World War I duties with the Romanian army ...
    • Contributor: Parker, Francis Lejau
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    Howard-von Recum family papers, 1869-1972 British diplomat. Diaries and correspondence relating primarily to the diplomatic career of Sir Henry Howard and documenting his postings at Hague, Netherlands, the Vatican during World War I, and in China, Denmark, France, Greece, Guatemala, Russia, and the United States, also including the diaries and correspondence of his daughter, Baroness Marie Ernestine Howard von Recum, and the correspondence of his other family members and ...
    • Contributor: Howard, Henry, Sir - Howard, Henry
    • Date: 1843
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    La Follette family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, legal files, office files, campaign files, legislative files, subject files, financial records, biographical material, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers principally documenting the careers of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., governor of Wisconsin and U.S. representative and senator, and his son Robert M. La Follette, Jr., U.S. senator. Includes papers of Robert M. La Follette, Sr.; papers of Robert ...
    • Contributor: La Follette, Belle Case - La Follette, Fola - La Follette, Mary Josephine - La Follette, Philip Fox - La Follette, Robert M. (Robert Marion) - Lynch, Grace C. - Roe, Gilbert E. (Gilbert Ernstein) - Rogers, Alfred Thomas - National Progressive Republican League
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    Tom Connally papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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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    John Wills Greenslade correspondence transcripts, 1900-2010 Naval officer. Transcripts of correspondence, biographical material, and electronic files relating to Greenslade's career in the United States Navy.
    • Contributor: Greenslade, John Wills
    • Date: 1900
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    Joel Thompson Boone papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, oral history interview, speeches, memoir, reports, family papers, biographical and genealogical material, print and near-print material, clippings, maps, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Boone's career as a medical officer and service as physician to Presidents Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge, and Herbert Hoover. Documents Boone's World War I service as surgeon with the U.S. Marine Corps 6th Regiment; work with ...
    • Contributor: Boone, Joel Thompson
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    J. Robert Oppenheimer papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, lectures, writings, desk books, lectures, statements, scientific notes, inventories, newspaper clippings, and photographs chiefly comprising Oppenheimer's personal papers while director of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, N.J., but reflecting only incidentally his work there. Topics include theoretical physics, the development of the atomic bomb, the relationship between government and science, organization of research on nuclear energy, control of nuclear energy, ...
    • Contributor: Oppenheimer, J. Robert - Bohr, Niels
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    Mercer Green Johnston papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, sermons, notebooks, poems, prayers, financial records, autobiographical papers, pamphlets, periodicals, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers pertaining to Johnston's career as an author, educator, and clergyman. Documents his work as Episcopal minister in the U.S. and the Philippines including his years as rector of Trinity Church, Newark, N.J.; chairman of the National Progressive Headquarters, Baltimore, Md., and Peoples' Legislative Service, Washington, D. ...
    • Contributor: Johnston, Mercer Green
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    Charles E. Bohlen papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, lectures, writings, notes, research material, interviews, subject files, appointment books, photograph albums, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Bohlen's diplomatic career. Includes drafts of his book Witness to History, 1929-1969 (1973) and speeches given by Bohlen during his ambassadorships to France, the Philippines, and the Soviet Union on subjects such as foreign policy and relations between the U.S. and Soviet Union. ...
    • Contributor: Bohlen, Charles E. (Charles Eustis)
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    Daniel Schorr papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, broadcast scripts, articles and book production material, family papers, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Schorr's career in journalism. Documents his work for Cable News Network, Columbia Broadcasting System, inc., and National Public Radio. Also documents his service as a U.S. Army intelligence officer stationed at Camp Polk, La., and Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Tex., during World War II, ...
    • Contributor: Schorr, Daniel
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    Robert Porter Patterson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 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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    Archibald Roosevelt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, intelligence reports, notes, academic notebooks, scrapbooks, printed matter, maps, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Roosevelt's service as a U.S. Army intelligence officer stationed in Algeria, Iran, Iraq, Morocco, and Tunisia during and immediately after World War II. Includes his observations on Arab nationalism and politics, Arab discontent with French colonial administration in North Africa, Soviet influence in the Iranian province ...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Archibald
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    Maurice Rosenblatt papers, 1910-2003 Lobbyist and consultant. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, newsletters, and other papers related primarily to Rosenblatt's work with the National Committee for an Effective Congress and files on Joseph McCarthy and the issue of McCarthyism.
    • Contributor: Rosenblatt, Maurice
    • Date: 1910
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    Jefferson Patterson papers, 1824-1978 Diplomat. Correspondence, family papers, diaries (1928-1930), speeches, notes and book drafts, other writings, memoranda, subject files, legal and financial papers, biographical material, academic notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting Patterson's career as a diplomat and foreign service officer serving at American embassies in China, Colombia, Egypt, Germany, Norway, Peru, Poland, and Turkey, and as ambassador to Uruguay.
    • Contributor: Patterson, Jefferson
    • Date: 1824
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    John Vachon papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, family papers, lecture notes, writings, financial papers, clippings, printed matter, and other material relating primarily to Vachon's career as a photographer with the U.S. Farm Security Administration, U.S. Office of War Information, Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, and Look magazine. Also documents his student days at Catholic University of America (1935-1936), life in Washington, D.C., (1935-1939), service in the U.S. Army at ...
    • Contributor: Vachon, John
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    Robert Kleiman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence; memoranda; interrogations of prisoners of war; reports; propaganda material including leaflets, newspapers, printed matter, and ephemera; newsletters; newspaper clippings; and other papers relating chiefly to Kleiman's service with the U.S. Office of War Information (OWI) during World War II and pertaining to psychological warfare and the use of propaganda in East Asia. Documents his activities in the China-Burma-India Theater, U.S. Army, and in ...
    • Contributor: Kleiman, Robert - Fisher, Francis McCracken