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  • George Sherwin Simonds papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, military orders, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to the operation of the U.S. Army 2nd Corps with the British armies during the Ypres-Lys (Ieper, Belgium) and Somme offensives of 1918; the operation of the American Embarkation Center (Le Mans, France) in the demobilization of American troops following World War I; and the Conference for the ...

    • Contributor: Simonds, George Sherwin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Leighton W. Rogers papers, 1912-1982

    Aeronautical executive, army officer, and public official. Correspondence, diary and journal, biographical information, scrapbooks, map, and writings focusing on Rogers's experiences as an employee of National City Bank of New York during the Russian revolution in Saint Petersburg, Russia, and his return to the Soviet Union in 1943-1944 as an aeronautical consultant for the United States Army Air Corps.

    • Contributor: Rogers, Leighton W. (Leighton William) - Rogers, Leighton W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1912
  • The long black freedom struggle, African American soldiers in WWI and Korea, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    In a Scholars Roundtable as part of the series "Many Paths to Freedom: Looking Back, Looking Ahead at the Long Civil Rights Movement," scholar Adriane Lentz-Smith, Duke University, discusses black soldiers' experiences in World War I and stresses the importance of World War I in the long civil rights movement by arguing that it provided a crucial training ground and intellectual crucible for the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2014
  • Solon Hannibal Borglum papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, articles, commission files, subject files, biographical material, printed matter, scrapbook, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Borglum's career as a sculptor and to his works of art. Documents his activities with the Silvermine Group of Artists, New Canaan, Conn.; and the School of American Sculpture, New York, N.Y. Also documents Borglum's World War I service in France with the Young Men's Christian ...

    • Contributor: Borglum, Solon Hannibal
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Frank Maxwell Andrews papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, articles, military records, flight records, financial records, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly Andrews's service primarily in the U.S. Army Air Service (later the U.S. Army Air Corps). Subjects include the organization and administration of the air arm of the U.S. War Dept. and operations of the U.S. Army Caribbean Defense Command at the beginning of World War ...

    • Contributor: Andrews, Frank Maxwell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James G. Harbord papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, personal diary, confidential cables, administrative memoranda of General John J. Pershing, records of conversations, clippings, scrapbooks, operation maps, barrage charts, sketches, a portrait, and other papers pertaining to Harbord's service in the U.S. Army. Pertains primarily to his service as Pershing's chief of staff during World War I; commander of a marine brigade during the battle of Chateau-Thierry, France, in 1918; commander of ...

    • Contributor: Harbord, James G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • William LePre Houston family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, financial records, academic papers, printed material, and other papers chiefly of William LePre Houston, a Washington, D.C., lawyer, and his son and law partner, Charles Hamilton Houston. Documents William's work as attorney for the Railway Men's International Benevolent Industrial Association and other African American labor organizations, his activism as a Republican, and his position as grandmaster of the Grand United Order of ...

    • Contributor: Houston, William Lepre - Houston, Charles Hamilton
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Robert Lee Bullard papers, 1881-1955

    Army officer. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, speeches, writings, printed matter, maps, photographs, memorabilia, legal documents, and other material relating chiefly to Bullard's military career, activities as president of the National Security League, and work as an author.

    • Contributor: Bullard, Robert Lee
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1881
  • John Alexander Logan family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, articles, military papers, legal records, scrapbooks, printed matter, maps, memorabilia, and other papers relating chiefly to the military, political, and social history of the Civil War and postwar period. Subjects include Reconstruction, the impeachment of Andrew Johnson, presidential campaigns of 1880 and 1884, Memorial Day, Grand Army of the Republic, Society of the Army of the Tennessee, World's Columbian Exposition, American ...

    • Contributor: Logan, John Alexander - Logan, John A. - Tucker, George Edwin - Tucker, Mary Logan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Paul M. Robinett papers, 1915-1972

    Army officer. Personal and official correspondence, writings, military papers, and other material relating to Robinett's career as combat commander, commandant of the Armored Force School of Fort Knox, Ky., and chief, Special Studies Section, Office of the Chief of Military History.

    • Contributor: Robinett, Paul M. (Paul McDonald) - Robinett, Paul M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1915
  • Robert Lee Bullard papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, notebooks, autobiographical material, legal records, scrapbooks, printed matter, memorabilia, maps, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Bullard's military career, activities as president of the National Security League, and work as an author. Documents Bullard's service during the Philippine American War (1899-1902), on a confidential mission to Mexico in 1911, during the Mexican border campaign (1915-1916), and as commander of ...

    • Contributor: Bullard, Robert Lee
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Noel Francis Parrish papers, 1894-1987

    Air force general and university professor. Correspondence, speeches and writings, academic and military files, family papers, photographs and slides, and other papers documenting Parrish's military and academic careers, including as commander of Tuskegee Army Air Field (Ala.) where he was responsible for training the Army Air Force's first African-American pilots during World War II.

    • Contributor: Parrish, Noel Francis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1894
  • Venona Project records, 1940-1996

    Records relating to the Venona Project undertaken by the United States Army Signal Intelligence Service to examine encrypted Soviet diplomatic communications during World War II.

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Signal Intelligence Service
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1940
  • Hugh Lenox Scott papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches, writings, reports, notes, family papers, biographical and genealogical material, financial records, printed matter, maps, drawings, prints, photographs, and other papers relating to Scott's career in the U.S. Army from 1876 to his retirement following World War I, his service as a member of the U.S. Board of Indian Commissioners and as chairman of the New Jersey State Highway Commission, and ...

    • Contributor: Scott, Hugh Lenox
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • John W. Colbert papers, 1895-1966

    Pathologist and physician. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and lectures, articles, research materials, and artwork pertaining to Colbert's experiences researching tropical diseases, providing medical care to the French and American armies during World War I, accompanying the American Expeditionary Forces to Russia, working as a physician in China, founding the Woman's Ambulance and Defense Corps of America, and serving as a U.S. Army officer during World ...

    • Contributor: Colbert, John W. (John William) - Colbert, John W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1895
  • Charles L. Scott papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, articles, orders, photographs, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Scott's role as a military tactician, his World War II military service, and the development and employment of mechanized armored units in World War II. Includes material pertaining to the U.S. Army 2nd Armored Division, organized by Scott; his command of the Armored Replacement Training Center (ARTC) at Fort Knox, Kentucky; ...

    • Contributor: Scott, Charles L. (Charles Lewis)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Hulsizer family papers, 1915-1941

    Correspondence and newspaper clippings relating primarily to sisters Edith Hulsizer Copher and Sophy Hulsizer Powell and their letters to family members during World War I.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1915
  • Lesley James McNair papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, air travel log, scrapbooks, clippings, memorabilia, and photographs pertaining to McNair's military career. Relates chiefly to World War II.

    • Contributor: McNair, Lesley James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Simons family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries and diary notes (1918-1922), receipts, subject files, programs, printed matter, and clippings comprising the papers (1902-1940) of William H. Simons. The papers document Simons's career as secretary of the international committee of the YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association) in Burma, East Africa, and India and as a Baptist missionary teacher in Nigeria. Topics include racial and social conditions in Durban, South Africa; ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1886
  • Kendrick-Brooks family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, book drafts, transcripts of audiotapes, family papers, genealogical charts and research, business records, scrapbooks, printed material, photographs, and other papers pertaining to members of the Brooks and Kendrick families. Ruby Moyse Kendrick's papers document her participation in the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs, her work as an educator and her social life in Greenville, Miss., and her husband Swan M. Kendrick's position ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Benjamin F. Whitten papers, 1848-1945

    United States Army officer. Correspondence, family papers, military records, financial and legal records, and miscellaneous items relating primarily to Whitten's service in the Union Army during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Whitten, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), Approximately 1836 - Whitten, Benjamin F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1848
  • John Archer Lejeune papers, 1815-1950

    Marine corps officer and educator. Family and general correspondence, memoranda, speeches and writings, notes, military papers, and printed materials relating to Lejeune's education and his military career.

    • Contributor: Lejeune, John Archer
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1815
  • Frank Maxwell Andrews papers, 1920-1943

    Air force officer. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, articles, military service and flight records, reports, financial records, and newspaper clippings relating chiefly to Andrews's career in the military and the organization and administration of the air arm of the War Department and operations of the Caribbean Defense Command at the beginning of World War II.

    • Contributor: Andrews, Frank Maxwell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1920
  • 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
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection