481 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) United States--History.

  1. American Ballet Theatre archive, 1940-2014

    6,333 items ; 54 containers ; 22 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    American Ballet Theatre (ABT), established in 1940 as Ballet Theatre, is recognized as one of the world's largest and most distinguished dance companies. By act of Congress on April 27, 2006, ABT became America's National Ballet Company. The archive includes music scores, choreographic notes and Benesh dance notation scores, correspondence, business papers, scrapbooks, programs, clippings,...

  2. Celia Ipiotis and Jeff Bush Eye on the Arts archive, 1994-2009

    12,546 items ; 54 containers ; 28 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection consists of programs, clippings, and press materials that cover New York City performances of music, dance, theater, as well as film and video.

  3. Washington Post Historical Collection, 1880-2015

    45,000 items ; 130 containers plus 8 oversize ; 55 linear feet ; 6,209 digital files (49.24 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    American daily newspaper published in Washington, D.C. A collection of clippings, photographs, editorials, research files, memoranda, correspondence, speeches, articles, reports, newsletters, scrapbooks, directories, video files, audio files, and newspapers documenting the broad history of the newspaper through the records and papers of multiple departments and staff members.

  4. Henry A. Grunwald papers, 1922-2006

    69,000 items ; 196 containers plus 1 classified ; 78.8 linear feet ; 41 digital files (4.3MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Journalist and diplomat. Personal and professional correspondence, writings, staff files, subject files, and other papers relating to Grunwald's career as a diplomat, author, and editor of Time, inc.

  5. American Council of Learned Societies records, 1910-2011

    861,000 items ; 2,697 containers plus 47 oversize ; 1,100 linear feet ; 13 microfilm reels ; 118 digital files (1.27 MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Federation of scholarly organizations specializing in fellowships and grants to promote the study of the humanities and social sciences. Correspondence, meeting minutes and agendas, financial material, fellowship and grant files, project files, committee files, manuscripts, reports, notes, applications, announcements and publicity, memoranda, speeches and lectures, articles, surveys and...

  6. Worthington Chauncey Ford papers, 1900-1926

    1,000 items ; 11 containers ; 4.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Librarian and historian. An untitled writing by Ford, indexes of historical papers, and notes on China, Cuba, Netherlands East Indies, France, Germany, Greece, Russia, and other countries and topics compiled by Ford while chief of the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress. Also includes correspondence, notes, and notebooks from later in his career.

  7. Eugene Gano Hay papers, 1770-1933

    13,000 items ; 71 containers ; 16 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer. Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, speeches, writings, and printed materials documenting Hay's career as a prosecuting attorney in Indiana, temporary secretary to Benjamin Harrison, U.S. district attorney in Minnesota, U.S. general appraiser, and Republican Party member.

  8. Waldo Gifford Leland papers, 1844-1966

    55,000 items ; 178 containers plus 5 oversize ; 45 linear feet ; 3 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Archivist and historian. Honorary consultant in international relations, Library of Congress. Correspondence, diaries, articles, reports, memoranda, notes, and miscellaneous papers relating to Leland's career as archivist, historian, and consultant in international relations.

  9. Robert McNutt McElroy papers, circa 1909-1924

    5,700 items ; 28 containers plus 1 oversize ; 11.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Editor, author, and historian. Correspondence, writings, and other material relating to McElroy's book Grover Cleveland: The Man and the Statesman and papers pertaining to his work as educational director of the National Security League, as professor of American history at Princeton University, and supporter of Leonard Wood and Warren G. Harding for the Republican nomination for president in...

  10. Everett Spring papers, 1913-1932

    2,000 items ; 11 containers ; 5 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    U.S. Commerce Department employee. Chiefly drafts and copies of Spring's essays on United States history and government as well as various scientific and philosophical topics.