4 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) America First Committee.

  1. Lessing J. Rosenwald papers, 1819-1979

    28,000 items ; 81 containers plus 2 oversize ; 32.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Bibliophile, businessman, and philanthropist. Correspondence, subject files, speeches and writings, printed matter, and miscellany relating to Rosenwald's career with Sears, Roebuck & Company; his activities on behalf of various Jewish causes and his opposition to Zionism; his public service work with the National Recovery Administration and the War Production Board; his various charitable,...

  2. Amos Pinchot papers, 1856-1945

    50,000 items ; 170 containers plus 12 oversize ; 73 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer and publicist. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, notebooks, printed articles, speeches, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and other printed material reflecting Pinchot's interests in civil liberties, labor problems, government, and politics.

  3. Lillian Gish papers, 1829-1978

    9,750 items ; 25 containers plus 1 artifact ; 10.8 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Actress. Chiefly synopses of silent films and scripts of plays, films, and television productions in which Gish did not appear; scripts, some annotated, for productions in which she did perform; letters received by Gish; and legal files.

  4. Eddie Rickenbacker papers, 1915-1973

    36,000 items ; 131 containers ; 52.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Army officer and aviator. Correspondence, speeches, writings, notes, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers concerning Rickenbacker's career as an aviator and army officer, chairman of the board of Eastern Air Lines, and advocate of conservative causes.