10 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Middle East--History.

  1. Norman Podhoretz papers, 1950-1986

    11,500 items. 43 containers. 15.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and editor. Correspondence, memoranda, diary, journal, writings, speeches, transcripts of interviews, newspaper clippings, printed materials, and other papers relating primarily to Podhoretz's career as an author and editor of Commentary.

  2. 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.

  3. John D. Whiting papers, 1890-1970

    900 items. 18 containers. 7.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Businessman, photographer, author, tour guide, and intelligence officer. Correspondence, diaries, photographs, notebooks, reports, printed matter, and other papers pertaining to Whiting’s life as a prominent member of the American Colony in Jerusalem.

  4. Carlyle E. Maw papers, 1925-1979

    7,000 items. 20 containers plus 7 classified. 10.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer and U.S. government official. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, briefing books, legal files, printed matter, and other papers chiefly concerning Maw's work for Henry Kissinger as legal adviser and undersecretary of state for security assistance in the State Department.

  5. John Randolph papers, 1903-1927

    260 items. 2 containers plus 1 classified. .6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    U.S. consul. Consular dispatches, personal correspondence, and a photograph relating primarily to Randolph's service as the American consul in Baghdad, Iraq.

  6. Henry A. Kissinger Papers, 1957-1982

    224,000 items. 598 containers. 223.8 linear feet. 10 audiotapes. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    U.S. secretary of state and assistant to the president for national security affairs. Correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, cables, memoranda of conversations, typewritten transcripts of telephone conversations, minutes of meetings, interviews, articles, speeches, reports, agenda and briefing papers, talking points, research and policy papers, notes, biographical material, press releases, printed matter, maps, audiotapes, and other papers relating chiefly to Kissinger's service as national security adviser, 1969-1975, and as secretary of state, 1973-1977, in the administrations of presidents Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford.

  7. Mark L. Bristol papers, 1882-1939

    33,000 items. 98 containers plus 2 oversize. 39.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer and diplomat. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, reports, memoranda, official dispatches, appointment sheets, press releases, and scrapbooks pertaining mainly to Bristol's naval career.

  8. Richard Dudman papers, 1911-2014

    22,000 items. 70 containers. 22 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Editor, executive, and journalist. Correspondence, notebooks, writings, and background material relating mainly to Dudman's career as a journalist with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

  9. Carl W. Ackerman papers, 1833-1970

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

    Summary:

    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.

  10. Hedrick Smith papers, 1923-2010

    200,000 items. 570 containers plus 13 oversize and 1 classified. 235.2 linear feet. 26,688 digital files (107.90 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Journalist, author, and documentarian. Correspondence, memoranda, interview transcripts, drafts of speeches, articles, books, notes, radio broadcasts, legal material, research material, family papers, press releases, printed material, posters, maps, digital files, and other papers relating primarily to Smith's research for his books and television productions about the Soviet Union, United States politics, and issues affecting the American working class. Documents his career with the New York Times while stationed in Washington, D.C., Moscow, Russia, and elsewhere, as well as his coverage for United Press International of the civil rights movement in the South and space exploration, 1959-1962.