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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 ...

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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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    Theodore Roosevelt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, drafts of speeches and writings, subject files, newspaper clippings, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Roosevelt's service as U.S. assistant secretary of the navy (1921-1924) under Warren G. Harding and secretary of the navy Edwin Denby, as governor of Puerto Rico (1929-1932), and as governor general of the Philippines (1932-1933). Also includes material pertaining to Roosevelt's service in the military during ...

    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore - Roosevelt, Eleanor Butler
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    Coolidge Speech: Address . . . at the Dedication of the Liberty Memorial at Kansas City, Missouri, November 11, 1926. From Hand Copies: Speeches of President Calvin Coolidge. Preserved by Everett Sanders. ...

    Everett Sanders, one of President Coolidge's private secretaries, preserved a bound set of fifty-nine formal addresses given by the president and subsequently printed by the Government Printing Office. The speeches were given between June 22, 1925, and February 22, 1929, in Coolidge's second term of office. The fifty-nine addresses are available in this digital collection as separate items. The index to the bound set ...

    • Contributor: Coolidge, Calvin
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    Richard J. Foss collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Richard J. Foss speaks about different aspects of his training and military service, including accounts of combat experience in the Admiralty Islands and Leyte and Luzon Islands in the Philippines. The veteran also discusses his emotional response to war, including making and losing close friends while serving. The veteran discusses crossing the International Date Line and the customs and traditions that accompany that experience, ...

    • Contributor: Foss, Richard J.
    • Date: 1943
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    National Urban League records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Parts I-III include correspondence, minutes of meetings, speeches, reports, surveys, statistical data, financial and legal papers, scrapbooks, printed material, and other records relating to the programs and policies of the National Urban League and its affiliates chiefly in the field of human services and social change. Topics include the League's adoption program, the aged, citizenship education, civil rights, community health, crime, relief for African ...

    • Contributor: National Urban League - Granger, Lester (lester Blackwell) - Harrington, Oliver W. (oliver Wendell) - Hughes, Langston - Jackson, Nelson C. (nelson Crews) - Jordan, Vernon E. (vernon Eulion) - McGannon, Donald Henry - Sims, Harold R. - Tanneyhill, Ann - Thomas, Jesse O. - Young, Whitney M. - National Urban League. Office of Washington Operations - National Urban League. Southern Regional Office
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    John R. Alison collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection contains interviews with John R. Alison about his Army Air Forces service during World War II in the China-Burma-India (CBI) Theater and Pacific Theater. The collection also contains information about Alison's Air Force career.

    • Contributor: Alison, John R.
    • Date: 1942
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    Henry T. Allen papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, speeches, military documents, printed material, maps, drawings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Allen's military career. Documents his service as a member of an Alaskan exploring party (1885-1886), organizer and chief of the Philippine Constabulary (1901-1907), member of the Mexican Punitive Expedition (1916-1917), commander of the 90th Division during World War I, and commander of the American occupation forces ...

    • Contributor: Allen, Henry T. (henry Tureman)
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    Bill Mauldin papers, 1941-1970

    Cartoonist. Correspondence, writings and other material relating to Mauldin's career as a cartoonist, his work on behalf of the American Veterans Committee, and his interest in civil aviation.

    • Contributor: Mauldin, Bill
    • Date: 1941
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    La Follette family papers, 1781-1988

    Family active in late nineteenth and early twentieth century national politics. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, legal files, office files, campaign files, legislative files, subject files, financial records, biographical research files, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and miscellany principally documenting the careers of Robert M. La Follette (1855-1925), governor of Wisconsin and United States representative and senator, and his son Robert M. La Follette (1895-1953), ...

    • Date: 1781
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    Robert A. Taft papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, political and legislative files, subject files, business and financial records, family papers, and other papers relating primarily to Taft's career as a U.S. senator and to his role as a national leader in the Republican Party. Subjects include public policy and legislative issues especially in the areas of defense, economic policy, education, finance, foreign policy, labor, public housing, taxation, and veterans' ...

    • Contributor: Taft, Robert A. (robert Alphonso)
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    John Alexander Logan family papers, 1836-1925

    Chiefly papers of John Alexander Logan (1826-1886), Union Army officer and United States senator and representative from Illinois; and of his wife, Mary Simmerson Cunningham Logan (1838-1923), author. Correspondence, legal and military papers, drafts of speeches, articles, and books, scrapbooks, maps, memorabilia, and printed matter relating chiefly to the Logans and the military, political, and social history of the Civil War and postwar periods.

    • Contributor: Logan, John Alexander
    • Date: 1836
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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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    Henry T. Allen papers, 1806-1933

    Army officer. Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, military documents, photographs, printed matter, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous material relating mainly to Allen's military career.

    • Contributor: Allen, Henry T. (henry Tureman) - Allen, Henry T.
    • Date: 1806
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    Thomas F. Richardson collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Thomas Richardson was interviewed in 1986 about his involvement in World War I. He recalls being stationed in Metz, France. One specific situation he talks about involved a fellow soldier named Herman Lucas who was assigned to the guns while Richardson would feed the ammunition into the guns. Richardson doesn't recall this incident, but knows that Lucas was hit directly with a shell and ...

    • Contributor: Richardson, Thomas F.
    • Date: 1917
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    Keith M. Little collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection contains an interview with Keith M. Little about his Marine Corps service during World War II in the Pacific Theater as a Navajo code talker and a documentary entitled The Face Behind the File: American Indian Veteran in which Little is featured.

    • Contributor: Little, Keith M.
    • Date: 2004
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    Tom Connally papers, 1896-1952

    United States senator and representative from Texas. Correspondence, speeches, writings, voting records, press releases, clippings, photographs, printed matter, photographs and other papers relating primarily to his career in the Senate, his chairmanship of the Senate Foreign Relations committee, and his involvement in the United Nations, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, and issues concerning the oil industry, Texas, and Mexico.

    • Contributor: Connally, Tom
    • Date: 1896
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    National Urban League records, 1900-1988

    Civil rights organization. Correspondence, minutes of meetings, speeches, reports, surveys, statistical data, financial and legal records, scrapbooks, printed material, and other records relating to the programs and policies of the league and its affiliates.

    • Contributor: National Urban League
    • Date: 1900
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    Ralph Samuel Jaffe collection, Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The Ralph Jaffe Collection consists of personal correspondence, newspaper clippings, a diary, a creative work, photographs, and artifacts. The majority of the collection consists of correspondence by Ralph Jaffe to his wife, Betty, and her letters to him during his time in military service.

    • Contributor: Jaffe, Ralph Samuel - Veterans History Project (u.s.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1924
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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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    Sallylou Cummings Bonzer collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    This collection consists of an interview with Sallylou Cummings Bonzer about her Army Nurse Corps service in the United States and Europe during World War II.

    • Contributor: Bonzer, Sallylou Cummings
    • Date: 2000
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    Robert A. Taft papers, 1885-1980

    United States senator from Ohio, Republican Party leader, and lawyer. Correspondence, family and personal papers, political and legislative files, subject files, business and financial papers, speeches and writings, and other papers relating primarily to Taft's career in the Senate and to his role as a national leader in the Republican Party.

    • Contributor: Taft, Robert A. (robert Alphonso) - Taft, Robert A.
    • Date: 1885
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    Bill Mauldin papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, writings, family papers, and other papers regarding Mauldin's career as a cartoonist, his work on behalf of the American Veterans Committee, and his interest in civil aviation. Subjects include World War II; the coronation of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, in 1952; and Mauldin's 1956 congressional campaign in New York State. Includes drafts of his books, Up Front (1945), Back Home ...

    • Contributor: Mauldin, Bill
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    Kenje Ogata collection, Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The Kenje Ogata collection consists of artifacts, audio recordings, biographical material, civilian papers, clippings, correspondence, a journal, maps, military papers, photographs, and a video recording relating to Ogata's military service during World War II. The bulk of the collection consists of letters written by Ogata to his wife, Wilma, while he served with the United States Army and Army Air Forces. He detailed his ...

    • Contributor: Ogata, Kenje - Ogata, Kenjalin - Calkins, Jeanette I. - Calkins, Lawrence W. - Veterans History Project (u.s.) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 1942
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    Barbara Walker collection Veterans History Project (U.S.) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Interview conducted for the Veterans History Project 2001.

    • Contributor: Walker, Barbara
    • Date: 2002