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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Manuscripts Division One Washington Road Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA [Contact Us]
1947-1949
Extent: 0.8 linear feet (2 archival boxes)
Consists of drafts of, and material related to, American author Paul Blanshard's American Freedom and Catholic Power (1949) (View full finding aid.)
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"American Freedom and Catholic Power" Collection
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C0145
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0.8 linear feet (2 archival boxes)
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1947-1949
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Consists of drafts of, and material related to, American author Paul Blanshard's American Freedom and Catholic Power (1949)
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University of Pennsylvania: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1936-1943
Extent: 0.5 linear foot (1 box)
This collection contains incomplete annual series of several true-crime magazines from the 1930s and 1940s, including Crime Confessions, Official Detective Stories, Secret Detective Cases, Sensational Detective Cases, and Tru-Life Detective Cases. They are collected in three binders, under the title "American Pulp Fiction, Volumes 1-3." (View full finding aid.)
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"American Pulp Fiction" true crime magazine collection
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1375
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0.5 linear foot (1 box)
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1936-1943
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This collection contains incomplete annual series of several true-crime magazines from the 1930s and 1940s, including Crime Confessions, Official Detective Stories, Secret Detective Cases, Sensational Detective Cases, and Tru-Life Detective Cases. They are collected in three binders, under the title "American Pulp Fiction, Volumes 1-3."
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1902-1911
Creator:
Jones, Augustine, 1835-1925
Extent: 0.125 linear feet
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"Autobiography of Augustine Jones"
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Jones, Augustine, 1835-1925
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MC.975.07.052
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0.125 linear feet
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1902-1911
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
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"Education of the Freedmen By Philadelphia and Baltimore Quakers During the Civil War and Reconstruction Period"
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Wargny, Frank O., 1917-2009
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MC.975.07.094
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06 linear feet
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1947
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated
Creator:
Paxson, Katherine Thompson, 1912-2009
Extent: 06 linear feet
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"Growing Up Quaker"
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Paxson, Katherine Thompson, 1912-2009
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MC.975.07.072
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06 linear feet
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1982
Creator:
Jonitis, Elizabeth Wright
Jonitis, Peter Paul
Extent: 0.33 linear feet
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"Members of the Prison Society: Biographical Vignettes"
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Jonitis, Elizabeth Wright Jonitis, Peter Paul
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MC.975.07.102
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0.33 linear feet
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1982
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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Manuscripts Division One Washington Road Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA [Contact Us]
1966
Extent: 0.2 linear feet
Consists of a typescript copy (carbon) of Migrant Pennsylvanian, an unpublished autobiography by lawyer Marcus S. Hottenstein, in which he reflects on the changes in transportation, economics, politics, and entertainment which took place during the decades from his birth in 1876 up to 1966. (View full finding aid.)
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"Migrant Pennsylvanian" by Marcus S. Hottenstein
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C0454
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0.2 linear feet
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1966
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Consists of a typescript copy (carbon) of Migrant Pennsylvanian, an unpublished autobiography by lawyer Marcus S. Hottenstein, in which he reflects on the changes in transportation, economics, politics, and entertainment which took place during the decades from his birth in 1876 up to 1966.
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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Manuscripts Division One Washington Road Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA [Contact Us]
1979
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 half-size archival box)
Consists of a Xerox copy of a typed manuscript of "Myself and Others," the unpublished autobiography of Brook, containing many observations on the art world of the 1920s and 1930s. (View full finding aid.)
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"Myself and Others" by Alexander Brook
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C0567
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0.2 linear feet (1 half-size archival box)
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1979
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Consists of a Xerox copy of a typed manuscript of "Myself and Others," the unpublished autobiography of Brook, containing many observations on the art world of the 1920s and 1930s.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1942-1946
Creator:
Townsend, George, 1896-
Extent: 02 linear feet
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"Service with the War Relocation Authority"
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Townsend, George, 1896-
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MC.975.07.092
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02 linear feet
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1942-1946
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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Manuscripts Division One Washington Road Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA [Contact Us]
1970s
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 archival box)
Consists of cassette tapes with typed transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by Thomas Baird (Princeton University Class of 1945) with anthropologists who had talked with Maya women in Chiapas, Mexico. (View full finding aid.)
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"Talking to Women," Thomas Baird's Interviews about Maya Women
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WC032
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0.4 linear feet (1 archival box)
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1970s
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Consists of cassette tapes with typed transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by Thomas Baird (Princeton University Class of 1945) with anthropologists who had talked with Maya women in Chiapas, Mexico.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1948
Creator:
Ballard, Willa E., 1872-1964
Extent: 0.125 linear feet
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"Teacher Willa"
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Ballard, Willa E., 1872-1964
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MC.975.07.008
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0.125 linear feet
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1948
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1926
Creator:
Anscombe, Francis Charles, 1876-
Extent: 0.15 linear feet
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"The Contribution of the Quakers to the Reconstruction of the Southern States"
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Anscombe, Francis Charles, 1876-
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MC.975.07.004
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0.15 linear feet
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1926
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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Manuscripts Division One Washington Road Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA [Contact Us]
1949
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 half-size archival box)
Consists of the typed manuscript of The Man Who Could Grow Hair, a book by William Attwood (Princeton Class of 1941) based on his experience as a foreign correspondent in Europe. (View full finding aid.)
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"The Man Who Could Grow Hair" Collection
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C0146
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0.2 linear feet (1 half-size archival box)
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1949
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Consists of the typed manuscript of The Man Who Could Grow Hair, a book by William Attwood (Princeton Class of 1941) based on his experience as a foreign correspondent in Europe.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1976
Creator:
Benjamin, Phillip S.
Extent: 0.69 linear feet
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"The Philadelphia Quakers in the Industrial Age: 1865-1920"
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Benjamin, Phillip S.
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MC.975.07.012
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0.69 linear feet
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1976
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University of Pennsylvania: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1838-1936
(Bulk: 1838-1897)
Extent: 6 linear feet (22 volumes)
The "Theatricals in Philadelphia" scrapbooks consists of a set of 15 scrapbooks on theatrical subjects and contains programs, playbills, newspaper clippings, images, and portraits of artists of the stage, dating from the second half of the 19th century. These materials mostly relate to theaters and other performing venues located in Philadelphia, although there are also some items from New York, Boston, and other U.S. cities. Because of its extent (about 3,500 pages), its chronological and geographical focus, the richness of its materials, and the breadth of theatrical genres covered in the scrapbooks, this collection represents a unique and invaluable resource for anyone interested in the theatrical and cultural history of Philadelphia in the second half of the 19th century. (View full finding aid.)
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"Theatricals in Philadelphia" scrapbooks
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1384
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6 linear feet (22 volumes)
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1838-1936
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1838-1897
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The "Theatricals in Philadelphia" scrapbooks consists of a set of 15 scrapbooks on theatrical subjects and contains programs, playbills, newspaper clippings, images, and portraits of artists of the stage, dating from the second half of the 19th century. These materials mostly relate to theaters and other performing venues located in Philadelphia, although there are also some items from New York, Boston, and other U.S. cities. Because of its extent (about 3,500 pages), its chronological and geographical focus, the richness of its materials, and the breadth of theatrical genres covered in the scrapbooks, this collection represents a unique and invaluable resource for anyone interested in the theatrical and cultural history of Philadelphia in the second half of the 19th century.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1800
Creator:
Parrish, John, 1729-1807
Extent: 02 linear feet
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"Thoughts on Slavery"
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Parrish, John, 1729-1807
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MC.975.07.071
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02 linear feet
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1800
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated
Creator:
Loescher, Frank S., -1976
Extent: 05 linear feet
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"We Are All Involved"
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Loescher, Frank S., -1976
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MC.975.07.061
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05 linear feet
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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Manuscripts Division One Washington Road Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA [Contact Us]
1937
Extent: 0.6 linear feet (2 boxes)
Consists of the typed manuscripts of We Saw It Happen (1938), edited by Hanson W. Baldwin and Shepard Stone, each chapter contributed by a different correspondent of the New York Times. The work details major news stories chronicled by important journalists of the day. (View full finding aid.)
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"We Saw It Happen" Collection
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C0007
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0.6 linear feet (2 boxes)
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1937
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Consists of the typed manuscripts of We Saw It Happen (1938), edited by Hanson W. Baldwin and Shepard Stone, each chapter contributed by a different correspondent of the New York Times. The work details major news stories chronicled by important journalists of the day.
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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Manuscripts Division One Washington Road Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA [Contact Us]
1781-1928
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 archival box)
Consists of correspondence, documents, financial material, and printed matter of Caleb Bates, captain of the Juno of Boston, John B. Church, marine insurance underwriter, and others involved in predominantly nineteenth-century American maritime trade. (View full finding aid.)
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19th-Century Maritime Collection
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C0501
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0.4 linear feet (1 archival box)
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1781-1928
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Consists of correspondence, documents, financial material, and printed matter of Caleb Bates, captain of the Juno of Boston, John B. Church, marine insurance underwriter, and others involved in predominantly nineteenth-century American maritime trade.
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1st Regiment Infantry Museum [Contact Us]
1812-1970
Creator:
Pennsylvania. Army National Guard. 1st Infantry Regiment.
Extent: 16 linear feet
The First Regiment Infantry, Pennsylvania, or "The Dandy First," is considered by some to be the oldest continuously existing troop in the United States National Guard, and the only existing Pennsylvania unit that served in the Continental Army. The unit, which today is known as the 103rd Engineer Battalion, Pennsylvania Army National Guard, has fought in nearly every major American battle beginning with the Revolutionary War. The 1st Regiment Infantry, Pennsylvania records, 1812-1970, consist of about 100 record books of the regiment and its predecessor and successor units, as well as several photograph albums and scrapbooks. (View full finding aid.)
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1st Regiment Infantry, Pennsylvania records
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Pennsylvania. Army National Guard. 1st Infantry Regiment.
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1R.02
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16 linear feet
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1812-1970
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The First Regiment Infantry, Pennsylvania, or "The Dandy First," is considered by some to be the oldest continuously existing troop in the United States National Guard, and the only existing Pennsylvania unit that served in the Continental Army. The unit, which today is known as the 103rd Engineer Battalion, Pennsylvania Army National Guard, has fought in nearly every major American battle beginning with the Revolutionary War. The 1st Regiment Infantry, Pennsylvania records, 1812-1970, consist of about 100 record books of the regiment and its predecessor and successor units, as well as several photograph albums and scrapbooks.
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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Manuscripts Division One Washington Road Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA [Contact Us]
1870-1884
Extent: 6.25 linear feet (3 boxes)
Consists of a photograph album containing over 300 photographs of urban and rural locations in North America, Hawaii, and New Zealand, collected by Australian engineer Norman Selfe (1839-1911) during his 1884 tour to inspect engineering and architectural works abroad. The photographs document street architecture in San Francisco, California; redwood logging ventures in Humboldt County, California; as well as locations in the Oregon, Washington, and Utah Territories; the states of Colorado, Nevada, Missouri, Illinois, New York, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts; federal buildings in Washington, D.C.; and cities and natural features in Canada, including British Columbia, Montreal, Toronto, Niagara Falls, and the St. Lawrence River. Includes photographs taken by William Henry Jackson (1843-1942), George Dobson Valentine (1852-1890), George Fiske (1835-1918), I. W. Taber (1830-1912), and others. (View full finding aid.)
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360 Photographs of American Scenery Collected by Norman Selfe on the Spots Represented in 1884
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C1573
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6.25 linear feet (3 boxes)
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1870-1884
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Consists of a photograph album containing over 300 photographs of urban and rural locations in North America, Hawaii, and New Zealand, collected by Australian engineer Norman Selfe (1839-1911) during his 1884 tour to inspect engineering and architectural works abroad. The photographs document street architecture in San Francisco, California; redwood logging ventures in Humboldt County, California; as well as locations in the Oregon, Washington, and Utah Territories; the states of Colorado, Nevada, Missouri, Illinois, New York, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts; federal buildings in Washington, D.C.; and cities and natural features in Canada, including British Columbia, Montreal, Toronto, Niagara Falls, and the St. Lawrence River. Includes photographs taken by William Henry Jackson (1843-1942), George Dobson Valentine (1852-1890), George Fiske (1835-1918), I. W. Taber (1830-1912), and others.
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Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department [Contact Us]
1951
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Association of American Railroads.
Extent: 57 photographic prints
Founded in 1934, the Association of American Railroads is a leading railway organization that focuses on productivity and safety of the U.S. rail industry. Members include major freight railroads in North America and Amtrak. This collection is an educational kit composed of three parts created by the Association of American Railroads. There are two teacher's manuals and loose photographs. (View full finding aid.)
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A Study of Railway Transportation photographs and manuals
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Association of American Railroads.
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1994.253
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57 photographic prints
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1951
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Founded in 1934, the Association of American Railroads is a leading railway organization that focuses on productivity and safety of the U.S. rail industry. Members include major freight railroads in North America and Amtrak. This collection is an educational kit composed of three parts created by the Association of American Railroads. There are two teacher's manuals and loose photographs.
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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Manuscripts Division One Washington Road Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA [Contact Us]
1794-1936
(Bulk: 1880-1919)
Extent: 2.1 linear feet (5 archival boxes)
The A. Jacobi Papers consists of offprints of writings and lectures, correspondence, memorials, and other miscellanea of the German physician, pediatrician, author, and first professor of children's diseases in the United States Abraham Jacobi (1830-1919). (View full finding aid.)
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A. Jacobi Papers
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C0724
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2.1 linear feet (5 archival boxes)
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1794-1936
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1880-1919
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The A. Jacobi Papers consists of offprints of writings and lectures, correspondence, memorials, and other miscellanea of the German physician, pediatrician, author, and first professor of children's diseases in the United States Abraham Jacobi (1830-1919).
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Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library. Princeton University Archives. 65 Olden Street Princeton, New Jersey 08540 USA [Contact Us]
1979-2014
(Bulk: 2013-2014)
Extent: 16 digital files
Abigail Klionsky is a member of the Princeton University undergraduate Class of 2014 who undertook an oral history project on Jewish student life at Princeton as part of her senior thesis. The collection consists of fifteen transcripts of Klionsky’s interviews with Jewish alumni and also includes a copy of a transcript of Henry Morgenthau III’s interview with David Frisch in 1979. (View full finding aid.)
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Abigail Klionsky Oral History Collection on Jewish Student Life at Princeton
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AC424
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16 digital files
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1979-2014
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2013-2014
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Abigail Klionsky is a member of the Princeton University undergraduate Class of 2014 who undertook an oral history project on Jewish student life at Princeton as part of her senior thesis. The collection consists of fifteen transcripts of Klionsky’s interviews with Jewish alumni and also includes a copy of a transcript of Henry Morgenthau III’s interview with David Frisch in 1979.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
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Abington monthly meeting manumissions
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06 linear feet
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1775
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