85 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) United States--Politics and government--20th century.

  1. Edwin J. Feulner papers, 1934-2014

    380,000 items ; 897 containers ; 357 linear feet ; 108 digital files (17.6 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author, political consultant, former president of the Heritage Foundation. Correspondence, diaries, appointment books, daily schedules, notebooks, clippings, chronological files, biographical material, family papers, speech and travel files, itineraries, meeting files, financial records, legal records, memoranda, organization files, meeting minutes, reports, subject files, memorabilia,...

  2. Pamela Digby Churchill Hayward Harriman papers, 1909-1997

    230,000 items ; 638 containers plus 1 classified, 47 oversize, and 1 artifact ; 280 linear feet ; 1,142 digital files (8.581 MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Political activist and diplomat. Family papers, correspondence, memoranda, reports, agenda, minutes, programs, briefing binders, political polls, lists, research files, Federal Election Commission filings, financial and legal records, speeches and writings, interview and event transcripts, diary excerpts, biographical material, awards, publicity material, engagement calendars, scheduling and...

  3. Paul Kuntzler papers, 1941-2017

    1,500 items ; 5 containers plus 1 oversize ; 2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Gay rights and LGBT activist. Correspondence, news clippings, photographs, and printed matter related to different moments in Kuntzler's life as a gay rights and political activist.

  4. 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.

  5. Elections Research Center records, 1918-1992

    110,000 items ; 312 containers plus 1 oversize ; 126 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Nonprofit elections research and analysis organization. Newspaper clippings, ballots, election returns, reports, notes, statistical data, correspondence, and printed material documents elections in all fifty states and the District of Columbia collected by the organization between 1955 and 1992 for the purpose of compilation, analysis, and publication.

  6. National Federation of Democratic Women records, 1960-2016

    8,500 items ; 22 containers plus 1 oversize ; 8.9 linear feet ; 171 digital files (5.84GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Women's political organization. Organization formed in 1971 to encourage the participation of women in every level of the Democratic Party. Correspondence, organizational history, chronological files, convention files, membership files, financial records, newsletters, and other records.

  7. Henry A. Kissinger Papers, Part II, 1838-2007

    330,000 items ; 1004 containers plus 1 memorabilia and 3 classified ; 440 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    U.S. secretary of state and assistant to the president for national security affairs. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, speeches, photographs, and other material documenting Kissinger's pre government, government, and post government careers, including his tenures as secretary of state from 1973 to 1977 and national security advisor to the president from 1969 to 1975.

  8. People for the American Way and People for the American Way Foundation records, 1980-2009

    105,000 items ; 359 containers plus 1 oversize ; 143.4 linear feet ; 107 digital files (273 MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Progressive advocacy organization. Founded in 1981 by Norman Lear, Barbara Jordan, Theodore M. Hesburgh, and Andrew Heiskell as Citizens for Constitutional Concerns, Inc. Renamed People for the American Way in 1985 and People for the American Way Foundation in 1998. The records include administrative files, reports, correspondence, meeting materials, photographs, publications, press files,...

  9. NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund records, 1915-1968

    80,000 items ; 264 containers plus 55 restricted plus 12 oversize ; 132 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Records documenting the NAACP's legal program through the mid-1960s and its coordinated attack on legal segregation and racial discrimination waged in state, federal and supreme courts. Includes administrative records, conference agenda, reports, committee files, correspondence and memoranda, notes, printed material, and legal case files.

  10. Agnes Elizabeth Ernst Meyer papers, 1853-1972

    70,000 items ; 201 containers plus 1 oversize ; 90 linear feet ; 2 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and social activist. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings including an unpublished memoir, subject files, research material, family papers, and other papers relating to Meyer's career as an author, authority on Asian art, literary critic and linguist, and social activist as well as to her personal and family life.