62 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Asia.

  1. Tasker Howard Bliss collection of World War I maps and related materials

    270-plus pieces, chiefly maps : some colored ; various sizes -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The map collection was amassed by General Tasker Howard Bliss (1853-1930) during his World War I military service and then as a U.S. representative to the Paris Peace Conference of 1919.

  2. Moral Re-armament records, 1812-1991

    228,400 items ; 565 containers plus 27 oversize ; 244 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Worldwide movement dedicated to spiritual and ethical reawakening. Correspondence, subject files, financial records, play and film scripts, radio and television broadcasting files, press releases, clippings, print and near-print material, scrapbooks, and other records documenting the policies, organization, programs, activities, and membership of Moral Re-armament. Includes papers of the...

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  3. Edmund Roberts papers, 1803-1905

    1,000 items ; 5 containers ; 2 linear feet ; 3 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Merchant and diplomat. Official and family correspondence, journals, manuscript drafts of Roberts' s book Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat . . . During the Years 1832-34, diplomatic documents, legal and financial papers, and miscellaneous material chiefly documenting his service as a special agent of the U.S. to negotiate treaties with Siam, Muscat, and Cochin...

  4. Charles William Le Gendre papers, 1866-1893

    1,800 items ; 14 containers plus 2 oversize ; 6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Army officer and diplomat. Correspondence, memoranda, dispatches, reports, Chinese and Japanese documents, and other papers relating chiefly to Le Gendre's service as American consul at Amoy, China, 1866-1872; as advisor in the Japanese government and in a diplomatic post representing Japan in Taiwan, 1872-1875; and as advisor in the Korean government, 1890-1899. Includes Le Gendre's journal,...

  5. Robert R. Williams papers, 1911-1981

    11,000 items ; 35 containers ; 15.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Chemist, nutritionist, and developer of vitamin B1. Correspondence, diaries, affidavits, reports, subject files, laboratory notebooks, speeches and writings, printed matter, and other papers relating to Williams's research in nutritional chemistry.

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  6. Frank Maloy Anderson papers, 1895-1961

    40,000 items ; 57 containers ; 24 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author, historian, and educator. Correspondence, memorabilia, and research notes for Anderson’s books, articles, lectures, and classes, especially in preparation for an unfinished study of the secession crisis, "The Two Hundred Days of 1860-1861."

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  7. Ellery C. Stowell papers, 1805-1952

    14,000 items ; 49 containers plus 1 oversize ; 19.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Author, jurist, and professor of international law. Family correspondence, general correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, sermons, notebooks, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Stowell's career in law, activities as a student, and travels. Includes papers of the Stowell, Fuller, and Tapley families.

  8. Jeanne S. Mintz papers, 1928-1993

    23,400 items ; 68 containers plus 2 oversize ; 26.8 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Asian affairs analyst and official at the United States Department of Defense. Correspondence, professional subject file, speeches and writings, printed material, and other papers documenting Mintz's career as an expert on Indonesia and Southeast Asia, including service with the Defense Department and as an analyst and press officer with the Indonesian delegation to the United Nations.

  9. Carl W. Ackerman papers, 1833-1970

    60,000 items ; 227 containers plus 1 classified and 1 oversize ; 86 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Journalist, educator, and public relations consultant. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Ackerman's career as a journalist and dean of Columbia University School of Journalism.

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  10. Nicholas Low papers, 1773-1897

    36,000 items ; 100 containers plus 4 oversize ; 40 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    New York merchant, financier, land speculator, and state legislator. Family and business correspondence, business and ship's papers, legal papers, accounts of voyages to Asia, Europe, and South America, and printed matter. Includes correspondence with foreign merchants and relates to trade conditions, Loyalist matters, and to events in Congress during the first session following the adoption of...