903 results found for: subject:"Libraries"

Gallery view

1957

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Postcard of Lincoln statue

Springfield (Ill.) - Unused postcard of O'Conner's rendering of Lincoln outside the State Capitol Building, published by the Springfield News Agency, Inc. with Color by Herbert Georg.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Postcard of the Springfield Lincoln

Springfield (Ill.) - Unused postcard of an Abraham Lincoln statue capturing "exactly how he looked when he lived in Springfield," published by the Springfield News Agency, Inc. with Color by Herbert Georg.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Mar. 21

Franklin D. Roosevelt Library

Letter from Franklin D. Roosevelt Library to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed James T. Mathews; enclosing, for his reference, a news article concerning Presidential papers which ran in the March 19 New York Times Magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Apr. 21

Clement, Rufus E., 1900-1967

Letter from Rufus E. Clement to Dr. Lawrence D. Reddick

Atlanta (Ga.) - Regarding Reddick's services as librarian at Atlanta University; Clement is unwilling to recommend that Reddick be put on permanent status, as he believes Reddick is not fully capable of recognizing the various needs of the library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 29

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Superintendent of Public Documents

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a list of public libraries in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 19

Franklin D. Roosevelt Library

Transcript of the Roosevelt D. Franklin Library cornerstone ceremony

Hyde Park (N.Y.) - One of 1,000 transcriptions of the Cornerstone Ceremony held at Hyde Park on November 19; featuring speeches by Frank C. Walker, Archibald MacLeish, R. D. W. Connor, Frank R. Wilson, and President Franklin D. Roosevelt; and including an index of "extemperaneous inserts" made by said speakers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Mar. 19

Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976

The Very essence of history

New York (N.Y.) - Written by Samuel Eliot Morison, for the New York Times Magazine; expounding the merits of retaining and maintaining presidential papers, recounting the young tradition of their curatorship, and describing the founding of Roosevelt's Hyde Park library building.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Postcard of Lincoln's tomb

Springfield (Ill.) - Unused postcard of Lincoln's tomb in Oak Ridge Cemetery, published by the Springfield News Agency, Inc. with Color by Herbert Georg.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Postcard of kitchen, Abraham Lincoln home

Springfield (Ill.) - Unused postcard of the kitchen of the Lincoln homestead, published by the Springfield News Agency, Inc. with Color by Herbert Georg.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 June

Franklin D. Roosevelt Library

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Library

New York (N.Y.) - Discounting popular beliefs about the maintenance of presidential papers; outlining the historical legacy and lamentable destruction of most of these records; and clarifying the goals and objectives of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library, classifying the kinds of materials it plans to collect and asserting their public relevance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers