37 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Voyages and travels.

  1. Theodore Roosevelt Hunting Library, 1566-1926

    13 shelves ; 254 items . -- Rare Book & Special Collections Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection is comprised primarily of late 19th and early 20th century publications on hunting, natural history, exploration, conservation, endangered species, cultural anthropology, ornithology and sport. The majority of the titles give instruction and techniques for hunting specific types of game in varying weather conditions, terrain and locations around the world. Other genres in the...

  2. Allen Neuharth papers, 1949-2013

    87,500 items ; 249 containers plus 3 oversize ; 100 linear feet ; 395 digital files (48.17 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Businessman, publisher, and author. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, digital files, writings, news clippings, articles, interviews, subject files, media files, and workings files relating to Neuharth's chairmanship of Gannett Company, the Gannett Foundation, Freedom Forum, the American Newspaper Publishers Association, and his creation of USA Today.

  3. Ina Ginsburg papers, 1941-2015

    24,000 items ; 58 containers plus 1 oversize; 1 artifact ; 23 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Arts patron, journalist, and socialite in Washington, D.C. Correspondence and invitations, biographical material, memoirs, transcripts of interviews, travel files, meeting minutes, membership lists, guest lists, memorabilia, photographs, printed matter, and clippings relating to Ginsburg's contributions as a Washington, D.C., arts patron and hostess, Washington editor of Andy Warhol's Interview...

  4. Henry William Parsons correspondence and diaries, 1871-1887

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

    Summary:

    English Congregational minister and temperance advocate. Diaries and correspondence documenting his temperance work for the International Order of Good Templars with African Americans in North Carolina, as well as his ministerial work in England and the United States, and his travels with the Fisk Jubilee Singers during their European tour of 1878.

  5. California Gold Rush collection, 1849-1900

    30 items ; 1 container ; .2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Correspondence, travel journal, and typescripts of notes by various authors who participated in the California Gold Rush.

  6. Ontario (Sloop of war) and Dolphin (Schooner : 1821-1835) journals and logbooks, 1817-1821

    8 items ; 1 container plus 1 oversize ; .2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Ontario (Sloop of War) and Dolphin (Schooner, 1821-1835). Journals and logbooks, mainly of the Ontario, relating to cruises in defense of American shipping in the Pacific during political upheaval in South America.

  7. John P. Frey papers, 1891-1951

    28,000 items ; 32 containers plus 1 oversize ; 15.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Labor leader and editor. Correspondence, diary, articles, writings, speeches, research notes, financial data, labor agreements, legal briefs, minutes, reports, printed matter, photographs, and other material relating to Frey’s activities on behalf of labor.

  8. Pennell-Whistler collection, 1597-1937

    106,500 items ; 409 containers plus 4 oversize ; 114 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Correspondence, clippings, book drafts and galleys, articles, lecture files, and other papers of Pennell and his wife, Elizabeth Robins Pennell, relating to family affairs, his art work, their joint book publications, and to James McNeill Whistler.

  9. Henry Ives diaries, 1857-1914

    55 items ; 4 containers ; 1.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Bank cashier and Congregational Church member and Sunday school teacher. Annual diaries with some newspaper clippings reporting on news and daily life in Ware, Massachusetts (1857-1867) and New Milford, Connecticut (1867-1914).

  10. Georg Von Békésy papers, 1928-1972

    51,300 items ; 119 containers ; 47.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Physicist, physiologist, and educator. Chiefly writings and research papers, reports, notes, and other materials, along with some correspondence, printed matter, financial papers, biographical material, subject files, and other papers pertaining primarily to von Békésy's research and writing in the area of speech and hearing and in sensory sciences.