15 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Human rights.

  1. Henry Spira papers, 1906-2002

    120,000 items; 340 containers plus 6 oversize ; 140 linear feet ; 114 digital files (3.838 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Animal welfare advocate and political activist. Correspondence, writings, notes, newspaper clippings, advertisements, printed matter, and photographs, primarily relating to Spira's work in the animal welfare movement after 1974.

  2. W. Beverly Carter papers, 1924-1997

    3,600 items ; 8 containers plus 2 oversize plus 2 classified and 1 top secret ; 3.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Diplomat. Correspondence, news clippings, and photographs relating primarily to the various positions held by Carter during his tenure with the Department of State.

  3. Anthony Lewis papers, 1941-2007

    347,000 items ; 998 containers plus 1 classified ; 399.0 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Newspaper columnist and author. Correspondence, memoranda, book drafts, research files for books, notebooks and notes, articles and columns by Lewis, reports, speeches, newsletters, photographs, press releases, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other material documenting primarily Lewis’s professional activities.

  4. Jack Kemp papers, 1924-2009

    118,500 items ; 395 containers plus 1 classified and 19 oversize ; 163.6 linear feet ; 73 digital files (2.85MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    United States cabinet officer, United States representative from New York, and football player. Chiefly correspondence, memoranda, speeches, statements, writings, legislative files, subject files, appointment books, scheduling files, press releases, newsletters, printed matter, clippings, and photographs documenting Kemp's career as a professional athlete and as a public official.

  5. Benjamin V. Cohen papers, 1902-1983

    9,850 items ; 26 containers plus 6 classified ; 14.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer and statesman. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, notes, reports, printed matter, and other papers pertaining to Cohen's career in public service and as a private counselor.

  6. Charles Habib Malik papers, 1888-1994

    112,800 items ; 282 containers plus 1 classified and 1 oversize ; 114.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lebanese diplomat, statesman, philosopher, and educator. Correspondence, subject files, speeches, writings, and other papers documenting Malik's teaching career at the American University of Beirut and public service as Lebanese minister to the United States, as Lebanese delegate to the United Nations and president of its General Assembly, and as Lebanon's foreign minister during a period of...

  7. National Council of Jewish Women records, 1893-1989

    48,000 items ; 216 containers ; 91.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Organized in 1893 as the Council of Jewish Women with the primary goals of social reform and the promotion of Judaism among women; name changed in 1923 to the National Council of Jewish Women. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, transcripts of proceedings, reports, reference material, official publications, printed matter, and other records chiefly documenting the organization's activities.

  8. National Council of Jewish Women. Washington, D.C., Office records, 1924-1981

    169,200 items ; 423 containers ; 169.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Liaison office between the National Council of Jewish Women and the United States Congress and government agencies. Correspondence, minutes, reports, legislation, speeches, testimony, photographs, and printed matter primarily reflecting the efforts of Olya Margolin as the council's Washington, D.C., representative from 1944 to 1978.

  9. Daniel P. Moynihan papers, 1765-2003

    1,306,400 items ; 3,742 containers plus 10 oversize and 3 classified ; 1,493.2 linear feet ; 1,021 microfilm reels ; 275 digital files (534.8MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Public official, diplomat, educator, and senator. Correspondence, memoranda, journals, speeches, writings, legislative files, notes, research material, subject files, appointment books, press releases, printed material, clippings, and photographs documenting Moynihan's career in public service, in higher education, and in politics, particularly his years as United States senator from New York.

  10. Muriel Rukeyser papers, 1844-1986

    30,000 items ; 88 containers plus 6 oversize ; 38.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet and biographer. Part I contains correspondence, diaries, appointment books, drafts, notes and notebooks, typescripts, proofs, production material, printed matter, and miscellaneous items relating to Rukeyser's literary contributions in the fields of biography, poetry, and translation, her public speeches and classroom lectures, and her commitment to social protest in support of human...