12 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Civil service--United States.

  1. Frank Kameny papers, 1843-2012

    56,300 items. 161 containers plus 1 clasified and 2 oversize. 65 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Gay rights activist. Correspondence, case files, legal records, organization records, subject files, printed matter, and other papers relating to Kameny's work in the gay rights movement.

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  2. Henry L. Dawes papers, 1833-1933

    22,000 items. 64 containers plus 2 oversize. 30 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    United States representative and senator from Massachusetts. Correspondence, memoranda, letterbooks, diaries, speeches, reports, notebooks, biographical material, family papers, photographs, citations, congressional commissions, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and an incomplete biography of Dawes by his daughter, Anna Laurens Dawes. The collection documents mainly Dawes's career as a federal legislator and his work on issues relating to the American Indian, including his tenure as chairman of the Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes.

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  3. Abraham Ribicoff papers, 1927-1981

    236,800 items. 670 containers plus 12 oversize. 265.2 linear feet. 182 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Jurist, secretary of health, education and welfare, and U.S. representative and senator from and governor of Connecticut. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, press material, voting records, statements, congressional testimony, printed matter, scrapbooks, other administrative and legislative matter, and miscellaneous material, including microfilm of correspondence and scrapbooks, relating chiefly to Ribicoff's senatorial career.

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  4. Franklin MacVeagh papers, 1799-1934

    19,000 items. 49 containers. 19.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer, businessman and U.S. secretary of the treasury. Correspondence, family papers, subject files, business, legal, and financial papers, speeches and writings, and miscellaneous material relating primarily to MacVeagh's service in the cabinet of William H. Taft and to the MacVeagh (McVey) and Eames families, Chicago social and civic affairs, the Franklin MacVeagh & Company wholesale grocery business, and other personal and business matters.

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  5. John Robert Procter papers, 1867-1903

    2,800 items. 15 containers. 4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Geologist and civil service reformer. Kentucky state geologist from 1880 to 1893 and chairman of the United States Civil Service Commission from 1893 to 1903. Chiefly correspondence relating to Procter's service as chairman of the United States Civil Service Commission and efforts to reform the civil service.

  6. William Lee Trenholm papers, 1865-1931

    500 items. 4 containers. .8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Civil Service commissioner and comptroller of the currency. Correspondence, speeches, and other material.

  7. Jan Krc papers, 1984-2017

    2400 items. 7 containers plus 1 classified. 2.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Foreign Service officer. Court memoranda, depositions, briefs, correspondence, and other material related to Krc's legal case against the United States Information Agency.

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  8. Benjamin Harrison papers, 1780-1948

    69,600 items. 925 containers plus 6 oversize. 360 linear feet. 151 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    President of the United States, United States senator from Indiana, and army officer. Correspondence, speeches, articles, notebooks in shorthand, legal papers, financial records, scrapbooks, memorials, printed material, and memorabilia.

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  9. Charles J. Bonaparte papers, 1760-1921

    80,000 items. 266 containers plus 2 oversize. 106.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer, municipal and civil service reformer, and U.S. attorney general and secretary of the navy. Correspondence, articles, speeches, memoranda, notes, personal miscellany, legal records, biographical material, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating mainly to Bonaparte's public service and political career.

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  10. Frances Oldham Kelsey papers, 1890-2016

    78,000 items;. 253 containers plus 4 oversize; . 101.4 linear feet; 103 digital files (3.7MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Pharmacologist and government official. Correspondence, memoranda, research files, subject file, biographical material, laboratory notebooks and notes, reports and studies, academic material, press releases and clippings, speeches, statements, testimonies, articles and other writings, memorabilia, printed matter, financial records, family and estate papers, reminiscences, card indexes, patient files and records, photographs, microfiche, digital files, and other papers chronicling Kelsey's career as a pharmacologist and instructor at the University of Chicago in Illinois and the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, and as a regulator investigating new drugs at the United States Food and Drug Administration.

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