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Holmes Devise (for Supreme Court History)
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Hummel, Arthur W., Correspondence Files, 1928-1954
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Finding aid available online at
Chief, Orientalia Division, 1928-1954
Information File
Group of eleven series. Finding aid.
General Reference and Bibliography Division, Bibliographies, 1893-1977
General Reference and Bibliography, Card Files
Book Collecting
Josephine Jacobsen (Poet Laureate)
Library of Congress History and Activities
Library of Congress selected references
Library of Congress staff, entered service between 1899 and 1939
Archibald MacLeish (Librarian of Congress), 1939-1944
Poetry Consultant
Carl Sandburg
European Law Reports, Law Library, European Law Division, 1950 - 1959
Jefferson Library Classification
Jefferson Library Catalog
Annual Reports of the Librarian of Congress, 1866-present
Library of Congress Bicentennial Celebration, 2000
Documents, U.S. Congress, House of Representatives, Subcommittee on Appropriations, 1814-1941
Information Bulletin, 1944-present
Gazette, 1990-present
Special Memoranda, 1939-1971
Newspaper Clippings and Scrapbooks, 1850-1960 (bulk 1950-1960)
Press Releases, 1951-1986
General and Special Orders from the Librarian of Congress, 1899 - 1964
Quarterly Journal, 1943-1992
Library of Congress Telephone Directories, 1934-2000
Keeper of the Collections and Associated Units, 1940-1963
Finding aid available online at
Records of Alvin W. Kremer, appointed 1940, files and records of associated collections maintenance and management records. Precursor of Office of Collections Maintenance and Preservation.
Administrative File, 1900-1971
Keeper's Diary Index, 1949-1957
Evacuation File, 1941-1942
Letterbooks, 1946-1947
Manual of Inventory, October 1944
Law Library Records, 1905-1963
Finding aid available online at
General files and Law Librarian John T. Vance desk papers. Stored off-site.
Legislative Reference Service, 1907-1958
Finding Aid
General files, records of the Congressional Anthology, published 1958, and George J. Schulz desk papers
Letters to Delegates to Congress Project, 1746-2004
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Librarians of Congress: Letterbooks, 1843-1954
1843-1899 on microfilm
723 volumes
Librarians of Congress: Central File, 1897-1954
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1,088 containers. Records of Librarians of Congress John Russell Young, Herbert Putnam, Archibald MacLeish and Luther Evans, 1897-1954. A separate 155-container cross reference file of index and reference sheets is alphabetically arranged by name of person or organization.
Library in the Capitol, 1800-1897
Finding aid.
Fifty bound volumes including ledgers, journals, receipt books and three boxes of documents and correspondence.
Loan and Early Circulation Records, 1815-1867
14 bound volumes.
Local History and Genealogy Reading Room, 1940-1946
Three volumes. Stored off-site.
Manuscript Division, 1897-1989
Finding aid.
Henriette D. Avram MARC Development Collection, 1964-1989 (bulk 1976-1986)
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McFarland, Marvin Wilks, Desk Papers, 1875-1980
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Finding aid.
Chief of the Science and Technology Division, 1966-1980, Special Consultant to the Aeronautics Division, editor of Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright Brothers Papers, 1809-1979. (See also Science and Technology Division, 1897-1976.)
Microfilm, 1941-1951
Includes portions of the Central File, Building and Grounds, and Reference Department series.
Miscellaneous, 1940-1987
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Morrisey, Marlene D., Desk Papers, 1880-1989
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Desk papers of first specialist in Library of Congress History and Archives.
Motion Picture Division, 1934-1954
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Finding aid.
Six subseries, total 56 boxes.
Acquisitions, Selection and Distribution, 1940-1948
14 containers
Administration, 1934-1948
1.5 containers
Correspondence, 1936-1954
18 and one half containers
Memoranda, 1943-1947
Subject File, 1943-1949
11.5 containers
Miscellaneous, 1942-1947
0.5 container
National Book Festival, 2001-2015
Unprocessed. Stored off-site.
National Library for the Blind, 1911-1954
Finding aid. Stored off-site.
National Union Catalog Publication Project, 1967-1981
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Finding aid. Related material found in Johannes Dewton series. Online publication The National Union Catalog, Pre-1956 Imprints. Washington : Library of Congress, 1981
19 boxes
General, 1967-1981
Smith, David, Desk Papers, 1957-1980
Order Division, 1899-1995
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Control file microfilmed. Invoices, ledgers, and correspondence files. Finding aid available online at
Optical Disk Print Pilot Program, 1984
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Records of first project to digitize images of Library of Congress collection items.
7 cartons
Periodicals Division and Serial Division, 1900-1955
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Finding aid.
Personnel, 1900-1954
Photographs, Illustrations and Objects, bulk 1880-1992
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Plumb, Milton M., Jr., Papers, 1916-1951
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