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    Mangyan bamboo collection from Mindoro, Philippines, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Bamboo slats and cylinders consisting of Mangyan prose and some works in verse authored primarily by Luyon, author and wife of Yagao, as well as writings of Sikadan, Chief of Pokanin and Pañgalkagan. Includes handwritten and typewritten transliterations and translations for the writings of Luyon, a typewritten transliteration and translation of a work in prose by Sikadan, and a three-volume work titled Indic Writings...
    • Contributor: Maliwanag, Ildefonso - Southeast Asian Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress) - Luyon - Gardner, Fletcher - Sikadan
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    Mangyan bamboo collection from Mindoro, Philippines, circa 1900-1939 The Southeast Asian Rare Book Collection counts among its most unique items a collection of 71 bamboo slats and 6 cylinders from the island of Mindoro in the Philippines. These items are etched with either verse or prose in the Mangyan script—an Indic-derived writing system that pre-dates the arrival of the Spaniards in the Philippines and persists to the present. They make up the...
    • Contributor: Maliwanag, Ildefonso - Southeast Asian Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress) - Luyon - Gardner, Fletcher - Sikadan

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    Accompanying documents from the Mangyan bamboo collection from Mindoro, Philippines, Handwritten and typewritten transliterations and translations for the writings of Luyon, a typewritten transliteration and translation of a work in prose by Sikadan. Also includes drafts of selected transliterations and translations of the bamboo slats and cylinders consisting of Mangyan prose and some works in verse authored primarily by Luyon, author and wife of Yagao, as well as writings of Sikadan, Chief of Pokanin...
    • Contributor: Maliwanag, Ildefonso - Luyon - Gardner, Fletcher - Sikadan
    • Date: 1900

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    Finding Roots : Asian American Farmers in Contemporary America : Occupational Folklife Project, 2020-2021 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available In 2020, Vermont-based researcher Katie Reuther conducted an Occupational Folklife Project on Asian American Farmers. During 2020-2021, she documented the unique voices and experiences of 21 Asian American farmers and 1 fisherman, focusing primarily on Generation Y "Millennials." Although approximately 22,000 Asian American farmers currently make up less than 1% of farmers across the United States, they have long played a significant role in...
    • Contributor: American Folklife Center - Sohn, Sarah - Lee, Arthur - Occupational Folklife Project - Nguyen, Mai - Tzeng, Emily - Xiao, Laura - Witscher, Gregory - Matsushita-Tseng, Kellee - Sato, Jade ... American Folklife Center - Sohn, Sarah - Lee, Arthur - Occupational Folklife Project - Nguyen, Mai - Tzeng, Emily - Xiao, Laura - Witscher, Gregory - Matsushita-Tseng, Kellee - Sato, Jade - Wang, Christopher - Warren, Madalyn - Wiser, Leslie - Leach, Kristyn - De Leña, Ariana - Lee, Gabrielle - Chang-Fleeman, Scott - Wong, Amanda - Brakeley, Megan - Dình, Lan - Tse, Lawrence - Lee, Fredrick - Reuther, Katie (Katelyn) - Chan, Christina - Shibuya, Mika
    • Date: 2020
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    William H. Taft papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence including letterpress books, diaries, speeches and addresses, presidential and judicial files, legal files and notebooks, family papers and correspondence, business and estate papers, engagement calendars, guest lists, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers documenting Taft's career as U.S. solicitor general (1890-1892), U.S. circuit court judge (1892-1900), president of the U.S. Philippine Commission (1900-1901), governor of the Philippines (1901-1904), secretary of...
    • Contributor: Carpenter, Fred W. - Taft, William H. (William Howard) - Taft, Helen Herron - Taft, Alphonso - Taft, Louise Maria Torrey - Torrey, Delia C.
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    Vida Chenoweth collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Collection of papers and audiovisual materials representing the life work of ethnomusicologist Vida Chenoweth. Comprises manuscripts, sound recordings, photographs, and films, mainly of her work with the Usarufa and numerous other people in Papua New Guinea, but culture groups from other places are also represented, including Vanuatu, Indonesia, Solomon Islands, Cook Islands, New Zealand, Kenya, Zaire, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Ivory Coast, Ghana, South Africa, Cameroon,...
    • Contributor: Bee, Darlene Laverne - Festival of Pacific Arts - Tracey, Hugh - Chenoweth, Vida
    • Date: 1940
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    John J. Pershing Papers The diaries, notebooks, and address books of John Joseph Pershing (1860-1948), U.S. army officer and commander-in-chief of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I, are part of a larger collection of Pershing papers available for research use onsite in the Manuscript Reading Room of the Library of Congress. The entire collection spans the years 1882-1971, with the bulk of the material concentrated in...
    • Contributor: Pershing, Helen F. (Helen Frances) - Pershing, John J. (John Joseph)
    • Date: 1860

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    William H. Taft Papers The papers of William Howard Taft (1857-1930), twenty-seventh president of the United States and tenth chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, consist of approximately 676,000 documents (789,441 images), which have been digitized from 658 reels of previously reproduced microfilm. Held in the Library of Congress Manuscript Division, these papers constitute the largest collection of original Taft documents in the world. The collection contains...
    • Contributor: Taft, William Howard

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    Theodore Roosevelt Papers The papers of Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919), public official, author, decorated veteran of the Spanish-American War, governor of New York, and president of the United States (1901-1909), consist of approximately 276,000 documents (roughly 461,000 images), most of which were digitized from 485 reels of previously reproduced microfilm. Held in the Library of Congress Manuscript Division, these papers constitute the largest collection of original Roosevelt documents...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Eleanor Butler - Roosevelt, Theodore

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