68 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Engineers.

  1. Custis-Lee family papers, 1700-circa 1928

    735 items ; 4 containers plus 1 oversize ; 1.8 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Correspondence, letterbooks, genealogical papers, notebooks, financial records, indentures, clippings, photographs, and other papers documenting the activities of several generations of the Custis and Lee families of Virginia, who served as diplomats, statesmen, politicians, planters, and military officers during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

  2. Alden Partridge papers, 1807-1959

    650 items ; 4 containers ; 1.4 linear feet ; 2 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    U.S. Army officer, engineer, educator, and state legislator from Vermont. Principally letters (1817-1842) received by Partridge from students and their parents relating to educational matters at the United States Military Academy, the American Literary, Scientific, and Military Academy, and other academies with which Partridge was associated from 1808-1850; letters and documents concerning...

  3. Melville Eastham papers, 1908-1973

    5,800 items ; 32 containers ; 12.8 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Radio engineer and manufacturer. Correspondence, diaries, blueprints, sketches, plans, notebooks, company files, photographs, reports, clippings, and printed matter largely related to Eastham’s career as a radio engineer and as head of the General Radio Company, but also to his avocation of collecting early maps and atlases.

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  4. Oskar Ursinus papers, 1908-1943

    4,500 items ; 14 containers ; 6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Aviator, engineer, and journalist. Correspondence, notes, articles by Ursinus and others, charts, maps, sketches, blueprints, photographs, printed matter, and clippings relating to the development of German aeronautics during the first half of the twentieth century.

  5. Ray Eber Brown papers, 1915-1962

    23,000 items ; 77 containers plus 5 oversize ; 36 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval architect and engineer. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, notebooks, subject files, reports, articles, blueprints, charts, graphs, specification sheets, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other printed material pertaining primarily to Brown's career as a naval architect and marine engineer.

  6. Philippe Bunau-Varilla papers, 1877-1955

    10,000 items ; 41 containers ; 14 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Panamanian diplomat and engineer. Correspondence, speeches, writings, legal records, newspaper clippings, and other papers concerning Bunau-Varilla’s activities in the United States, his efforts to gain support for completion of the Panama Canal, and his role in the Panamanian revolution and as minister plenipotentiary for the new government.

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  7. Edward Goodrich Acheson papers, 1872-1968

    13,000 items ; 48 containers plus 2 oversize ; 20.5 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Electrochemist, engineer, and inventor. Correspondence, diaries, biographical material, financial papers, laboratory notebooks relating to experiments and inventions, newspaper clippings, and other materials pertaining to Acheson's scientific work.

  8. Nathaniel Alexander Owings papers, 1911-1983

    28,300 items ; 64 containers plus 12 oversize ; 29.2 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect and engineer. Correspondence, journals. memoranda, minutes and reports, drafts of speeches and writings, legal and financial papers, subject file, biographical material, poetry, notes, appointment calendars, charts, graphs, diagrams, clippings, printed matter, photographs, scrapbooks, and other material chiefly dating from 1960 to 1980, documenting Owings's career as a founding partner...

  9. Edward Lindley Bowles papers, 1869-1990

    32,200 items ; 92 containers plus 1 classified ; 36.8 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Inventor, engineer and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, manuscripts, speeches, transcripts of recorded recollections, reports, minutes, subject files, notes, legal documents, printed material, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Bowles's career as an engineer and consultant in private industry and in government, his association with research universities, and work...

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  10. John J. Bayer papers, 1928-1956

    85 items ; 1 container ; 0.2 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer, engineer, and explorer. Diaries, general correspondence, autographs, photograph, and newspaper clippings documenting Bayer’s service as a member of the scientific corps on the City of New York (flagship) during the first Byrd Antarctic exploring expedition, 1928-1930.