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David French Boyd Letter

David French Boyd (1834-1899) was an officer in the Confederate Army. The collection is a typed transcription of a letter, 7 April 1864, from David French Boyd while a prisoner of war on a Union boat moored in Alexandria, La., to his friend General William T. Sherman concerning treatment Boyd...

Cameron Family Papers

Cameron Family Papers

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Cameron family of Orange and Durham counties and Raleigh, N.C. Among antebellum North Carolina's largest landholders and slave holders, the Camerons also owned substantial plantations in Alabama and Mississippi. Prominent family members included Richard Bennehan (1743-1825), merchant; Duncan...

Hentz Family Papers

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Prominent members of the Hentz family included French revolutionary Nicholas Arnould Hentz (1756-1832); his sons Nicholas Richard Hentz (1786-1850), an officer in the French Imperial Army; and Nicholas Marcellus Hentz (1797-1856), a prominent entomologist; the latter's wife, the writer Caroline...

George Anderson Mercer Diary

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George Anderson Mercer (1835-1907) was a Confederate officer and lawyer of Savannah, Ga. Mercer kept his diary intermittently during his time as a student in Savannah, Ga., and New Haven, Conn., at Princeton University, and at the University of Virginia, where he studied law. Included are entries...

Quitman Family Papers

Prominent family members of the Quitman family of Monmouth Plantation near Natchez, Miss., included John A. Quitman (1799-1858), lawyer, planter, state legislator, governor, congressman, and United States Army officer; his wife, Eliza (Turner) Quitman (1810-1859); their daughter, Louisa (Quitman)...

Nicholas Bryar Massenburg Papers

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The volumes include detailed daily records of family and agricultural activities, slave lists, plantation accounts, and miscellaneous notes.

Nimrod Porter Papers

Nimrod Porter Papers

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Farmer and sheriff in Maury County, Tenn. Diary and other records of Nimrod Porter. The diary, 1861-1871, records daily life during the Civil War and Reconstruction; weather; farm and business activities; operations of Union and Confederate armies and guerillas in Maury County and vicinity; news...

Francis Terry Leak Papers

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Francis Terry Leak was a cotton planter and businessman of Tippah (now Benton) County, Miss. The collection includes manuscript volumes containing entries of various types, most of which are presumed to have been written by Francis Terry Leak. With the exception of one volume consisting chiefly...

Lisetta Maria Vogler Diary

Lisetta Maria Vogler (1820-1903) married Francis F. Fries (1812-1863). The collection includes a typed transcription of the diary of Vogler as an eleven-year-old girl, describing a trip from Salem, N.C., to New York, N.Y., and back, including a stay with Moravian co-religionists in Pennsylvania.

Francis Taylor Diary

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Francis Taylor (1747-1799) was an officer in the American Revolution and later a planter in Orange County, Va. Taylor lived at Midland Plantation with his father, Colonel George Taylor (died 1794). The collection includes a typed transcription of a diary, 1786-1799, of the daily activities,...

J. E. Whitehorne Diary

J. E. (James Edward) Whitehorne (born 1840) of Greensville County, Va., was a Confederate officer, who served with the 12th Virginia Infantry Regiment, Army of Northern Virginia. The collection includes a typed transcription of Whitehorne's diary, 30 March-22 April 1865, describing in detail the...

Rice C. Ballard Papers

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Rice Carter Ballard (c. 1800-1860) was a slave trader based in Richmond, Va., who worked in partnership with the large slave trading firm of Isaac Franklin and John Armfield in the late 1820s and early 1830s. By the early 1840s, Ballard had settled down as a planter with several plantations in...

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Vergunningen Rijnland

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 1871-1900 Yaquina Head Lighthouse Letter books

1871-1900 Yaquina Head Lighthouse Letter books

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The Yaquina Head Lighthouse was established in 1873 and is located on the Central Oregon Coast. The stories and history of this site are kept alive by trained interpreters who provide guided historic tours in period clothing. As you help us transcribe these documents we will be able to...

1906 Earthquake

1906 Earthquake

Eyewitness accounts of the 1906 earthquake at Stanford; eyewitness account of earthquake damage to the Stanford and Hopkins houses in San Francisco; and magazine and newspaper accounts of the earthquake and its aftermath.

Harriett Engelhardt correspondence, 1944, January to June

Harriet Engelhardt was born in 1919 to a prominent family in Montgomery, Alabama. During World War II, she operated a Red Cross Clubmobile, serving U.S. troops across France, Germany, and Austria. In October 1945, the day before her scheduled return to the United States, she was killed in a jeep...

Harriett Engelhardt correspondence, 1944, July to September

Harriet Engelhardt was born in 1919 to a prominent family in Montgomery, Alabama. During World War II, she operated a Red Cross Clubmobile, serving U.S. troops across France, Germany, and Austria. In October 1945, the day before her scheduled return to the United States, she was killed in a jeep...

Harriett Engelhardt correspondence, 1944, October to December

Harriet Engelhardt was born in 1919 to a prominent family in Montgomery, Alabama. During World War II, she operated a Red Cross Clubmobile, serving U.S. troops across France, Germany, and Austria. In October 1945, the day before her scheduled return to the United States, she was killed in a jeep...

Maryland State Archives: 1985 Marriage Certificates

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PLEASE NOTE THAT CERTIFICATE NUMBERS ARE OFTEN VERY FAINT, BUT THEY ARE THERE. Marriage certificates are among the most requested records here at the Maryland State Archives. These records are needed to apply for a driver’s license, passport, Social Security and health benefits, a mortgage,...

38th CEF War Diary

38th CEF War Diary

Transcription of War Diaries for the 38th Eastern Ottawa Battalion (1916-1918)

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UNC Papers

UNC Papers

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The University of North Carolina was chartered by the state's General Assembly in 1789. Its first student was admitted in 1795. The governing body of the University, from its founding until 1932, was a forty-member Board of Trustees elected by the General Assembly. The Board met twice a year; at...

大日本仏教全書

大日本仏教全書

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大日本仏教全書の翻刻に向けた第一歩です

A Diary and Journal from the Second Grinnell Expedition

A Diary and Journal from the Second Grinnell Expedition

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In 1853 Elisha Kent Kane set off on the Second Grinnell Expedition, ostensibly to search for survivors of Sir John Franklin's lost expedition launched in 1845, but also to discover the Northwest Passage. Kane, an ambitious scientist, was also on a quest to become famous for arctic exploration,...

Accomack County (Va.)

Accomack County (Va.)

On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political participation in the World War.” The Commission conducted a survey of World War I veterans in Virginia through...

African American Education

African American Education

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About the TranscribeNC Project This collection contains documents and photographs related to African American education in North Carolina before 1950 drawn from the collections of the Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum and the State Archives of North Carolina. How to Help Transcribe Documents The...

Ahavat David

This universalistic and rationalistic turn in Fleckeles’s thinking may be attributed in part to a reaction against the havoc wreaked by the public ascendancy in the mid-eighteenth century of the Kabbalah and its related movements—Hasidism and, more relevantly in the Bohemian milieu, Sabbatianism....

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Alcedo test (en)

having a look-see

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Alwin Nikolais and Murray Louis Papers

The Alwin Nikolais and Murray Louis Dance Collection documents the careers of two leaders in American Modern Dance. This collection presents diagrams and notation specific to dance and performance that requires specialized knowledge to interpret. Help us communicate the importance of these...

Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

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We're incredibly proud to have been able to loan eleven manuscripts to the British Library for their exhibition, Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms: Art, Word, War, making the Parker Library the single largest lender to the exhibition as a whole. As the holder of a quarter of all Old English Manuscripts that...

Ann Smith Letters

Letters written by Ann Smith during WW2.

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Anna Cameron Kirkland Letters

Letters to, from, and concerning Anna Cameron Kirkland, gathered from the Southern Historical Collection at UNC-Chapel Hill, and the Records of the Western State Hospital at the Library of Virginia.

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Anne Battle Letters

1975 AB Psychology, 1976 AM Education

Antioch Fieldbooks

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Fieldbooks (daily excavation notes by the director) from The Excavation of Antioch-on-the-Orontes

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Arabic Scientific Manuscripts of the British Library

Arabic Scientific Manuscripts of the British Library

This project is now finished! A huge thanks to everyone who contributed! For the latest news on the British Library Digital Scholarship department's Arabic Handwritten Text Recognition projects visit bl/digital. **************************************** Help advance research into automatic...

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Arthur Osceola Waterman Civil War Writings

Arthur Osceola Waterman, Phillips Academy class of 1864, writings about his service during the Civil War.

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Čas Opis – August 1989

Čas Opis – August 1989

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Čas Opis je zošitový denník Júliusa Kollera z roku 1989 mapujúci každodenné udalosti a myšlienky najmä v súvislosti s odvíjajúcou sa Nežnou revolúciou. Koller tu svojim grafomanským prístupom buduje mozaiku televíznych a rozhlasových správ, počasia, vlastných názorov a rôznych detailov svetového...

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Austin Fanzine Project

Austin Fanzine Project

The Austin Fanzine Project started as a relatively straightforward digitization and transcription project intended to improve access to the documents of a recently-historical subculture – the Austin, Texas underground music scene of the 1990s. The project has blossomed into a sandbox for...

Balkan Historical Records in the United States

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Manuscripts and documents from American collections that highlight the history of the Balkans.

Board of Trustees Minutes, Ohio University

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Meeting minutes document the activities of Ohio University's Board of Trustees.

Boehm/Casement Papers

Boehm/Casement Papers

The Boehm/Casement Papers consist largely of letters from Roger Casement to Captain Hans Boehm, during Casement's stay in Germany in 1915, as well as some associated material (photographs, medals) relating to his first contact with the German authorities in November and December 1914 and the...

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Book Traces: Civil War Readers and Their Books in Virginia Libraries

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The page images in this collection are from pre-1871 books owned by college and university libraries all around Virginia. Please help us by transcribing any handwritten annotations you find on the pages! We are interested in the "traces" that past readers of these books have left behind in the...

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C. S. Peirce Manuscripts

C. S. Peirce Manuscripts

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The goal of the Scalable Peirce Interpretation Network (SPIN) is to develop a model environment for distributed collaboration that can support an international network of researchers, students, and citizen scholars in cooperative efforts to encode and interpret handwritten manuscripts, including...

Dr. Caleb Edward Iddings Diaries

Dr. Caleb Edward Iddings Diaries

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Caleb Edward Iddings, (1829-1904) was a physician in Sandy Spring, Maryland. In 1849, prior to medical school, he joined the wave of young hopefuls traveling to California, seeking fortune during in the Gold Rush. Upon his return from the West, he obtained his medical training at Maryland...

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Cameron Carwyle 1

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Civil War letters to Governor Pettis

Captain James Sympson diary

Captain James Sympson diary

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A journal by Captain James Sympson concerning his company of the Kentucky Volunteer Militia, dated August 31-October 20, 1813. The entries are about the activities surrounding the Battle of the Thames campaign and an account of the battle proper. Includes diagrams, descriptions of the marches, a...

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Cartas dos mercedários do Pará

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Coleção de documentos de fonte primária, cartas, atas, capítulos, requerimentos, entre outros documentos produzidos pelo Convento das Mercês do Pará durante o tempo que estiveram ali (1639-1794)

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Carter Family Letterbook

Robert “King” Carter (1662/3-1731) was born in Lancaster, Virginia, the son of John Carter and Sarah Ludlow Carter. One of the wealthiest colonists in eighteenth century Virginia, by the time of his death in 1732, Carter owned over 300, 000 acres of land, 48 plantations and owned over seven...

Cas Opis

Cas Opis

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Čas Opis je zošitový denník Júliusa Kollera z roku 1989 mapujúci každodenné udalosti a myšlienky najmä v súvislosti s odvíjajúcou sa Nežnou revolúciou. Koller tu svojim grafomanským prístupom buduje mozaiku televíznych a rozhlasových správ, počasia, vlastných názorov a rôznych detailov svetového...

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castieau

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castieau papers

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CCCC MS 488: John Joscelyn's Historiola Collegii Corporis Christi.

CCCC MS 488: John Joscelyn's Historiola Collegii Corporis Christi.

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CCCC MS 488 contains a copy of John Joscelyn's Historiola Collegii Corporis Christi dated 1569. John Joscelyn (1529 - 1603) was Matthew Parker's Latin secretary. He proved very adept at finding Old English manuscripts and at preparing them for publication. In addition to his work on Old English...

Century 21 Collection

Collection containing books and ephemera related to the Seattle 1962 World's Fair.

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Charles A. Lory Diaries

Charles A. Lory Diaries

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Charles A. Lory (1872-1969) was the fifth president of Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University). From 1909 to 1940, Lory oversaw significant expansion of the college. He was involved with many local and national organizations, most of which focused on water use, agriculture,...

City of Seattle Records

City of Seattle Records

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Dating from the 1870s to the first few years of the 20th century, these records contain glimpses into the lives and activities of a growing Seattle. In letters, petitions, reports, claims, bids, and early City ordinances, City of Seattle activities are documented through the voices of Seattle...

Civil War Governors of Kentucky

Civil War Governors of Kentucky

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The Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition (CWGK) digitally publishes, transcribes, and annotates the papers of Kentucky’s five wartime governors (three Unionists—Beriah Magoffin, James F. Robinson, and Thomas E. Bramlette—and the two Provisional Confederates—George W....

Claude Likens diary and notebook

Claude Likens diary and notebook

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Journal kept by Claude Likens of the 192nd Tank Battalion while a prisoner in Japan during World War II. Likens used the journal as both diary and notebook. The journal includes copies of letters sent to Likens from his family, Likens' poetry, notes from his efforts to learn Japanese, names and...

Clelia D. Mosher Papers

Clelia D. Mosher Papers

The collection contains primarily correspondence, writings (published and unpublished), diaries, and biographical and genealogical material spanning the years 1886 to 1938. Correspondents include Ray Lyman Wilbur, William H. Welch (President of Johns Hopkins), David Starr Jordan, and Havelock...

Codex Marchalianus

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Cozza-Luzi / Ceriani, Prophetarum codex graecus Vaticanus 2125 phototypice editus (Cozza-Luzi, Giuseppe (Iosephus) / Ceriani, A. - 1890)

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Colonial North America: Andover-Harvard Theological Library

Colonial North America: Andover-Harvard Theological Library

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Baker Library

Colonial North America: Baker Library

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Botany Libraries, Archives of the Gray Herbarium

Colonial North America: Botany Libraries, Archives of the Gray Herbarium

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The collection from the Botany Libraries, Archives of the Gray Herbarium, includes Manasseh Cutler papers, consisting of notebooks of observations of plants, notebooks of extracts from books and letters, dated from 1782 to 1808, and a small group of loose materials, which includes material...

Colonial North America: Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments

Colonial North America: Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments

Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Countway Library of Medicine

Colonial North America: Countway Library of Medicine

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Dumbarton Oaks

Colonial North America: Dumbarton Oaks

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology

Colonial North America: Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Harvard Law School Library

Colonial North America: Harvard Law School Library

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Harvard Map Collection

Colonial North America: Harvard Map Collection

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Harvard University Archives

Colonial North America: Harvard University Archives

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Houghton Library

Colonial North America: Houghton Library

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Loeb Music Library

Colonial North America: Loeb Music Library

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Monroe C. Gutman Library

Colonial North America: Monroe C. Gutman Library

Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Schlesinger Library

Colonial North America: Schlesinger Library

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Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Colonial North America: Tozzer Library

Colonial North America: Tozzer Library

Colonial North America at Harvard Library provides access to remarkable and wide-ranging materials digitized as part of an ongoing, multi-year project. When complete, the project will make available to the world approximately 650,000 digitized pages of all known archival and manuscript materials...

Communist Miscellany

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Files, dossiers, and ephemera from the Mao-era in China. Paperwork of the Chinese communist revolution.

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Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 20

Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 20

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Welcome to the 2nd annual Parker Transcribathon! If you're working with us beyond the boundaries of the Reading Room here at the Parker, join the conversation at https://stanford.zoom.us/j/793068504! Getting Started Register for a free account at From the Page here: ...

Correspondence collection

Correspondence collection

Correspondence relating to various subject matter that aids in documenting and describing the history of baseball. Pieces range from personal and professional letters, military cards, thank-you notes, and speech transcriptions.

Correspondence of Cardinal John Henry Newman, 1834-1889

This collection comprises several letters of John Henry Newman, founder of the Catholic University of Ireland, of which University College Dublin is the successor.

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Historical DCLEP Council Minutes

Historical DCLEP Council Minutes

This is a joint project between the District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula and the Cummins School Community Library, focused on preserving historical Council Minutes in a digital format, allowing accessibility for all.

Central Pacific Railroad Company Lawsuits

Central Pacific Railroad Company Lawsuits

Legal documents relating to lawsuits resulting from Central Pacific Railroad stock manipulation. Attorney Alfred A. Cohen represented the plaintiffs, and likely owned these documents. Individual stockholders in these cases received reduced or no dividends from their holdings, or were persuaded to...

The C.S.S. Alabama Claims Cases, 1870-1876

The C.S.S. Alabama Claims Cases, 1870-1876

The C.S.S. Alabama Claims Project features over 100 documents that explore the American Civil War's international legal dimensions. Boston attorney and future U.S. Congressman William W. Crapo corresponded with numerous fellow lawyers and clients between 1870 and 1876 to secure restitution from...

Civil War & Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi, 1859-1882

Civil War & Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi, 1859-1882

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The Civil War & Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi, 1859-1882 project is digitizing, transcribing, and annotating the nearly 20,000 documents in the state's governors' collections for the long Civil War era. CWRGM spans nine administrations that begin in 1859 — capturing the perspectives of...

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DALME Italian Sources

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A collection of transcribed inventories from Italian Archives

Wisconsin, Dane County Naturalization Index

Wisconsin, Dane County Naturalization Index

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Card index for the records of naturalization proceedings before the Municipal Court for Dane County, 1875-1906, and before the Dane County Circuit Court, 1841-1955. (Dane Series 88) There are three different cards in this index: Declaration, Petition, and Signed Petition. Check the Help Page...

David Schenck Papers

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David Schenck was a lawyer of Lincoln and Greensboro, N.C., Superior Court Judge of the Ninth Judicial District of North Carolina, 1874-1882, general counsel of the Richmond and Danville Railroad, and president of the Guilford Battleground Co. The collection consists of diaries, 1849-1901, and...

Giusticiati: Italian Manuscript List of Persons Condemned to Death in Venice, 726-1804

This manuscript contains the names of 1068 Venetians executed between 726 to 1804. It records names, dates of execution, crimes, and method of execution. Relatively few executions are listed until the late sixteenth century, and almost half of the total listed in this document occurred in the...

Čas Opis – December 1989

Čas Opis – December 1989

Čas Opis je zošitový denník Júliusa Kollera z roku 1989 mapujúci každodenné udalosti a myšlienky najmä v súvislosti s odvíjajúcou sa Nežnou revolúciou. Koller tu svojim grafomanským prístupom buduje mozaiku televíznych a rozhlasových správ, počasia, vlastných názorov a rôznych detailov svetového...

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Deciphering Dickens (current version)

Deciphering Dickens (current version)

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Charles Dickens left behind a remarkably complete record of his literary output, including not just handwritten drafts for most of the major novels but also marked-up page proofs, serial publications, illustrations, theatrical adaptations and records of his own legendary performances from his...

Delph Carpenter Diaries

Delph Carpenter Diaries

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The "Father of Interstate River Compacts," Delph E. Carpenter (1877-1951) served the state of Colorado as a lawyer, state senator, and river commissioner. He wrote, negotiated, and promoted the Colorado River Compact, among others, following his service as lead counsel in the Wyoming vs. Colorado...

Diaries and Notebooks of Marian Anderson

Diaries and Notebooks of Marian Anderson

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The University of Pennsylvania Libraries house the papers of the famed American singer Marian Anderson. As part of a CLIR hidden collections digitization grant the University of Pennsylvania Libraries digitized over 2,500 items from the Anderson collection including several of her handwritten...

Diary of Harry Andrewartha

Diary of Harry Andrewartha

Harry Andrewartha, writes of his personal experiences as an apprentice on board the windjammer Moshulu. He talks about his voyage from Port Victoria to England via Cape Horn and presents a daily description of his time on the Moshulu performing his duties as an apprentice, the weather (an...

Domesday Book of Queen's University

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Contains an annual history of Queen's University, list of donors, and graduates for the period from 1839-1924.

Dorothea Rousby Cookery Book

Dorothea Rousby Cookery Book

A 17th-century cookery book with index, containing recipes for preserves, cakes, wines, and household remedies

Alfred Doten Diaries, 1849-1903

Alfred Doten Diaries, 1849-1903

Alfred Doten began his daily diary at the age of 19 on the day he left his home in Plymouth Massachusetts for the gold fields of California aboard the ship Yeoman. His last entry was written 53 years later on the day before he died, cold, penniless and alone, in Carson City, Nevada. During the...

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Douglass Correspondence 1853-1855

Douglass Correspondence 1853-1855

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These documents were calendared but not published in the printed Correspondence volumes (volume 2) and are made available here for the first time.

The Scientific Notebooks of French Lily Specialist Pierre Étienne Simon Duchartre

The Scientific Notebooks of French Lily Specialist Pierre Étienne Simon Duchartre

The Chicago Botanic Garden’s Lenhardt Library has received a grant award from the Illinois State Library for digitization. This grant, for uniquely held items in Illinois, allows us to digitize one-of-a-kind handwritten, nineteenth-century manuscripts for which no other copy exists. The...

Early American Shorthand

Early American Shorthand

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Examples of early American shorthand

East Civil War Letters

The East documents were found in an abandoned building near Cherrystone Creek in the early 1970s, and include one empty envelope addressed to John C. East and one letter (with envelope) from George W. East to Thomas C. East. George W. East enlisted in the 53rd VA Infantry, Company I, when he was...

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Ecclesiastical Census Returns

Ecclesiastical Census Returns

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Ecclesiastical census returns of churches and chapels, endowments, sittings, estimated attendances on 30 March 1851 and average numbers during the preceding twelve months in the UK. For any enquiries regarding the project or transcription help please contact us at:...

Edward S. Ross field notes

Edward S. Ross field notes

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This a collection of Edward S. Ross (1915-2016) field notes. Edward Ross received his PhD in 1941 with the Department of Entomology at UC Berkeley, where he was a teaching assist for E.O. Essig. Before finishing his degree he was offered the position of Curator of Entomology at the California...

Eliza Fielding diary

Eliza Fielding diary

Eliza Fielding was born in 1847 and lived near Athens, Alabama. In this diary (1866 to 1867), she describes her daily life, discussing relationships; domestic duties (such as sewing and weaving); visitors to her home; religious camp meetings; and other activities. Her writings provide a glimpse...

Elizabeth Powel Financial Papers

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These are the account books of Elizabeth Willing Powel

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Ellen Stephens Hildreth scrapbook correspondence

Ellen Stephens Hildreth scrapbook correspondence

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Ellen Stephens Hildreth of New Decatur, Alabama, was a local social and civic leader, as well as an advocate for women's suffrage and early childhood education. Her husband, C. J. Hildreth, published the following in her orbituary in the New Decatur Advertiser on January 6, 1916: To say nothing...

Ellen Wallace Diaries

Ellen Wallace Diaries

Ellen Wallace's diaries are part of the Kentucky Historical Society's archival collection MSS 52 Ellen Wallace and Annie Starling diaries. Ellen Kenton McGaughey Wallace was a member of a landowning and slaveholding family in southern Christian County, Kentucky. At the beginning of the Civil...

Emilie Todd Helm Scrapbook

Emilie Todd Helm Scrapbook

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Scrapbook of Civil War-related materials collected during and after the war by Emilie Todd Helm, widow of Confederate Brigadier General Benjamin Hardin Helm and half-sister of Mary Todd Lincoln. The clippings were pasted into a Todd family account book from the late 1840s, parts of which are...

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Enterprise Farmers' Club Minutes

Enterprise Farmers' Club Minutes

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The Enterprise Farmers’ Club is an agricultural association in Sandy Spring, Maryland that has met continuously since its formation in 1865. The group meets to discuss and exchange thoughts and information related to agricultural practices and the business of farming. The meeting agendas have...

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Eugene Houghton Civil War letters

Eugene Coolidge Houghton was born March 11, 1844, the son of Robert Coolidge Houghton and Lucy Taylor Forbush Houghton. His hometown was Stow, Massachusetts. During the Civil War, he left Phillips Academy to serve in the 2nd Heavy Artillery Battery C Massachusetts and was promoted to Colonel....

Evolution of the U.S. Department of Agriculture

Evolution of the U.S. Department of Agriculture

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This category contains early histories of the development of U.S. Department of Agriculture - its buildings and functions.

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Festival Book for Charles VI

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First edition of a sumptuous festival book commemorating the inauguration of HRE Charles VI in 1717 as Count of Flanders, featuring an allegorical frontispiece and 6 large folding plates, including four engravings of the extravagant fireworks displays that followed the ceremony.

Field Trips

Field Trips

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These journals and diaries capture the essence of outdoor learning.

LAGANZ Finding Aids

LAGANZ Finding Aids

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Index cards and finding aids for the collections of the Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand (LAGANZ) | Te Pūranga Takatāpui o Aotearoa: manuscript papers, posters, books, serials, audio and video. LAGANZ has an important collection of New Zealand and international posters from the lesbian...

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Fisher Family Collection

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Letters and other documents written by the Fisher Family, 19th & early 20th century.

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Florentine Gabelle 1411

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Temple University https://digital.library.temple.edu/digital/collection/p15037coll19/id/3328/rec/1

Franklin County Jail Register

Jail register from 19th century

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Franklin County Jail Register

Jail register from 19th century

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Fu Chun Yu Lab Notebooks

Fu Chun Yu Lab Notebooks

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Collection consists of three notebooks (in facsimile) kept by Fu Chun Yu while he was a post-doc in Prof. Felix Bloch's NMR laboratory at Stanford; they cover Yu's work with Warren Proctor that lead to a realization of the chemical shift in molecules.

Gabriel García Márquez

The papers of Gabriel García Márquez, Colombian-born Nobel Prize–winning author, journalist, screenwriter, and key figure in Latin American history and politics, consist of manuscript drafts of published and unpublished works, research material, photograph albums, scrapbooks, correspondence,...

GDR Living Room Documents

GDR Living Room Documents

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The German Democratic Republic (GDR) was a communist state established in 1949 within the boundaries of the Soviet Occupation Zone in Germany after the Second World War. Those who lived in the GDR spanned various generations from those who were born in the Weimar Republic or Nazi Germany to those...

George R. Fairbanks Collection

George R. Fairbanks Collection

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George Rainsford Fairbanks (1820-1906) connected the first founding of the University of the South in 1858 with its refounding ten years later. Fairbanks served as a trustee from Florida and built a home on campus called Rebel's Rest. This portion of his collection deals with the fundraising work...

Governor's Executive Orders & Proclamations

Governor's Executive Orders & Proclamations

Grayson County (Va.)

Grayson County (Va.)

On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political participation in the World War.” The Commission conducted a survey of World War I veterans in Virginia through...

Chief Gunner Logbook

Chief Gunner Logbook

The Chief Gunner’s journal provides, on one side of the diary, a rough journal by Edward Argent detailing the voyage to China of the PROTECTOR to serve with the Admiralty during the Boxer Rebellion. He writes of the events that occur during the voyage which involve travelling from Adelaide...

Dr. Halle T. Dillon medical licensure exam

Dr. Halle T. Dillon medical licensure exam

Halle T. Dillon, an African American and a graduate of the Woman's Medical College in Philadelphia, was the first woman licensed to practice medicine in the state of Alabama. At the time of the exam, she lived in Tuskegee and planned to work in Macon County. This medical examination, which...

Harriett Pinkston Engelhardt correspondence

Harriett Pinkston Engelhardt correspondence

Harriet Engelhardt was born in 1919 to a prominent family in Montgomery, Alabama. During World War II, she operated a Red Cross Clubmobile, serving U.S. troops across France, Germany, and Austria. In October 1945, the day before her scheduled return to the United States, she was killed in a jeep...

Harriett Engelhardt correspondence, 1945, January to May

Harriet Engelhardt was born in 1919 to a prominent family in Montgomery, Alabama. During World War II, she operated a Red Cross Clubmobile, serving U.S. troops across France, Germany, and Austria. In October 1945, the day before her scheduled return to the United States, she was killed in a jeep...

Harriett Engelhardt correspondence, 1945, June, to 1946

Harriet Engelhardt was born in 1919 to a prominent family in Montgomery, Alabama. During World War II, she operated a Red Cross Clubmobile, serving U.S. troops across France, Germany, and Austria. In October 1945, the day before her scheduled return to the United States, she was killed in a jeep...

Hazel Hansrote's Genealogical records, 18th century to 1975

Hazel Groves Hansrote was a well-known preservationist and long-time historian, writer, and researcher of Allegany County and state history. In the early 1970s she served as Chair of the Allegany County Committee of the Maryland Historical Trust. Along with Mary C. Miltenberger she also served as...

Helen Coelho-Fries

Military records of Helen Coelho-Fries military service

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Henry Lane Stone Civil War diary

Henry Lane Stone Civil War diary

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This one item collection is an 1864 pocket diary primarily written by Henry Lane Stone, who took the diary from a Union soldier he had captured on February 14, 1865. Stone was part of the Confederate States of America Army, Company D of the 9th Kentucky Calvary. This diary records the final...

High Point Archives Project

High Point Archives Project

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Letters, deeds, meeting minutes, and other materials from the collection of the High Point Museum.

Home Interest Society Minutes

Home Interest Society Minutes

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Home Interest, which refers to itself as a “Society,” was founded in Sandy Spring, Maryland, on August 27th, 1870 and has met monthly (more or less) to the present day. Early in its existence, meetings were not held in June and July to free up members to attend to agricultural and horticultural...

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Horticultural Society Minutes

Horticultural Society Minutes

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The Horticultural Society is an organization in Sandy Spring, Maryland founded in 1863 that continues to meet to present-day. When formed, the society was seen as an adjunct to two established farmers clubs whereby the Horticultural Society distinguished itself by allowing membership for women....

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Howitt and Fison Papers

Howitt and Fison Papers

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At the end of the 19th Century A.W. Howitt and Lorimer Fison collaborated on pioneering anthropological research in Australia and the Pacific. Their book Kamilaroi and Kurnai (1880) revealed the complexity and diversity of Aboriginal society and pioneered important advancements in anthropological...

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Humanist Manuscripts

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A collection of 15th century Italian manuscripts, for collaborative transcription and translation projects.

Increase A. Lapham Papers, 1825-1930

Increase A. Lapham Papers, 1825-1930

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Papers of Increase Allen Lapham, the most prominent figure in early scientific research in Wisconsin. The papers consist of personal and biographical papers, correspondence, and research and writing files. For more information about this collection, visit the Online Finding Aid Visit the Help...

Indiana World War I Service Record Cards

Indiana World War I Service Record Cards

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Help the Indiana Archives commemorate the centennial of World War I by indexing our collection of service record cards. These cards detail the military service of Indiana men and women who served in the armed forces at the time of World War I. The cards are arranged alphabetically by Army and...

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department

Founded in 1854 as the Indianapolis Police Department, the principal law enforcement agency of Indianapolis, Indiana, it was consolidated with the Marion County Sheriff's Office in 2007 and became the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD). This collection consists of a series of...

Indianapolis Postcards

Indianapolis Postcards

The Indianapolis Public Library is fortunate to have a collection of over 500 postcards depicting scenes from the city and elsewhere. Without these cards, landmarks such as Wonderland on the eastside, the downtown Traction Terminal, or the Emrichsville Bridge over White River, all now lost, might...

Indianapolis Public Schools

Indianapolis Public Schools

Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) has been an vital public institution throughout the history of Indianapolis and central Indiana. Since its incorporation in 1853, IPS has shaped – and been shaped by – the residents and communities that turned Indianapolis from a small settlement at the mouth of...

Irish Dialect Archive Manuscript Collection

Irish Dialect Archive Manuscript Collection

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The Irish Dialect Archive (Cartlann na gCanúintí) was established in 1953 by Professor Tomás de Bhaldraithe, as part of the Department of Modern Irish at UCD. The Archive is a resource centre for Irish language lexical / dialect research and consists of card indices, manuscripts, computer-based...

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Jack Sheridan log books

Jack Sheridan wrote several log books during his time sailing the vessel 'Portonian' in South Australian waters. Each is recorded in a three day to a page diary with entries made in pencil at regular intervals throughout the year. The first log has a note in the back page which refers to the...

Jawi Transcription Project

Jawi Transcription Project

This is a pilot project to experiment with crowd-sourced transcription of Malay manuscripts written in Jawi. The manuscript is British Library Mss Malay B 9. With thanks to the British Library for digitising this manuscript and making it available for reuse. The manuscript can also be viewed on...

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George Jeffrey, Protector Diary

George Jeffrey, Protector Diary

This diary, written by George Frederik Jeffery, talks about an expedition on board the H.M.S Protector from Port Adelaide to the Boxer Rebellion in China. Commencing on 6 August 1900, Jeffery writes of his experiences on board the PROTECTOR. He explains the entire journey as they stop at...

Jesse Townsend Sermons 1807-1819

Eight sermons written by Townsend, who served as pastor of the Western Presbyterian Church in Palmyra, New York, between 1817-1820. Many of the sermons were first given by Townsend in Durham and Madison, New York before being given in Palmyra. Sermons were used through 1830. Sermon of 20 November...

JH Gill

JH Gill

These papers contain the memoirs of J.H Gill, a Lieutenant-Commander of the Royal Australian Navy. He writes of his time in the Navy, from when he joined the South Australian Naval Reserve in July 1898 until 1943 when he finally retired and became a ferry-boat master, still enjoying life on the...

Jane Lathrop Stanford Papers

Jane Lathrop Stanford Papers

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The papers of Jane L. Stanford pertain largely to the founding and administration of Stanford University, along with her personal and social affairs; included in the papers are correspondence, business records, legal and financial papers, speeches, news clippings, and biographical materials.

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John Buchan fonds

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The fonds consists of both textual and microfilmed material relating to Baron John Buchan's personal life and career as Governor General of Canada The textual material includes correspondence, speeches (general and political), writings (published and unpublished), subject files, scrapbooks, press...

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John D. Lee Case File

John D. Lee Case File

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Case files document criminal cases as they proceed through the court system and subsequently become the official files of individual cases. This case file is for the John D. Lee trial concerning his involvement in the 1857 Mountain Meadows Massacre. Lee was convicted and executed in 1877....

Julia Brumfield Diaries

Julia Ann Craddock Brumfield kept a diary from 1915 until 1936. Some time after her death, those diaries were distributed among her many grandchildren. Over the last twenty years, nearly half of those diaries have been reassembled to be shared among Julia's descendants. The project is actively...

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Juliette Hampton Morgan drafts, 1952 to 1957

This collection consists of drafts of letters (1952 to 1957) written by Juliette Hampton Morgan of Montgomery, Alabama. Morgan, a supporter of civil rights, was involved in local organizations and wrote numerous letters to newspapers editors stating her views. As a result of her continued...

Kislak Center Recipe Books

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The Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts at the University of Pennsylvania houses a wide variety of recipe books among its collections. These include culinary recipes, comprising food and drink; medicinal recipes, for both humans and animals; household recipes, for...

The Scientific Notebooks of German Orchidologist Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig Kränzlin

The Scientific Notebooks of German Orchidologist Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig Kränzlin

The Chicago Botanic Garden’s Lenhardt Library has received a grant award from the Illinois State Library for digitization. This grant, for uniquely held items in Illinois, allows us to digitize one-of-a-kind handwritten, nineteenth-century manuscripts for which no other copy exists. The...

Charles A. Spolyar KZSU Playlist Collection

Charles A. Spolyar KZSU Playlist Collection

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Collection contains Spolyar’s hand-written playlists from his radio shows on the Stanford student station, KZSU, as well as program guides, time schedules, and memoranda.

Ladies' Logs

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Of the over 400 logbooks in the NHA’s ships’ logs collection, only 11 have been attributed to women. It was not unheard of for wives of whaling masters to accompany their husbands on voyages. Nantucket women were well educated and, whether at sea or home, often wrote letters and kept journals....

Lake County Naturalization Records

Lake County Naturalization Records

Naturalization records are an important genealogical tool that can help place a family in Indiana at a certain time in history. The Indiana State Archives holds the naturalization records for 81 of Indiana's 92 counties. Many of them have already been indexed by volunteers and can be searched at...

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Lapo di Castiglionchio

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Letter to his son; Beinecke MS 815

Latin Paleography Workshop

Latin Paleography Workshop

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Medieval and Early Modern Paleography Workshop

Laura Beecher Comer diary

Laura Beecher Comer diary

Laura Beecher (niece of abolitionist Henry Ward Beecher and cousin of Harriet Beecher Stowe) moved from New Haven, Connecticut, to Alabama in 1848. Later that year, she married James Comer, a planter in Russell County. Despite her family's strong ties to the abolitionist movement, Laura Beecher...

Lavinia Bright Walker diary

Lavinia Bright Walker diary

Lavinia Bright was born in 1916 in Alabama, and her family moved to Detroit, Michigan, in 1920. There she attended Northwestern High School and Wayne State University, after which she taught elementary school for over forty years. She married William Walker in 1946, and the couple had one son....

Lenhardt Library Transcription Examples

Lenhardt Library Transcription Examples

The exemplar pages in this collection have been transcribed according to the conventions established for the Community Science Literature Project run by the Lenhardt Library of the Chicago Botanic Garden.

Leonidas Polk Family Papers

Leonidas Polk Family Papers

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Leonidas Polk, first Bishop of Louisiana, founded the University of the South. Born to a wealthy planter family in North Carolina, Polk first attended West Point, but turned his attention toward the episcopacy. In the immediate antebellum period the Episcopal church spread south and west,...

Letter book for the Receiver of Wrecks at Kingston upon Hull, England, 1855-1861

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This handwritten letter book was kept for James Sparrow, who worked for the British Board of Trade as the Receiver of Wrecks at Kingston upon Hull, 1855-1861. The volume begins with an index of correspondents and subjects. While the book primarily records copies of all outgoing mail, there are...

Letters of the Office of Indian Affairs, 1849-1880, California Superintendency

Letters of the Office of Indian Affairs, 1849-1880, California Superintendency

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The first 30 years of California's statehood were a time of upheaval for American Indians throughout California. New state officials worked to assume control of California's affairs and boundaries, U.S. government officials unfamiliar with California and its Indians arrived to document tribal...

Letters to/from Samuel Kearsley 1825-1828

Letters to and from Samuel Kearsley while he was serving in the Army.

Life and Death in Florence

Life and Death in Florence

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Biographical details, including date of birth and of entry to the convent, names of parents, and date of death. The second of two volumes, the first probably lost or stolen as a result of political turmoil.

Livre Salterien

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Transcription of Paris, BNF 6049, ff. 264v-298r.

 Local Draft Board Records

Local Draft Board Records

About the TranscribeNC Project Lists compiled by the local county draft boards in North Carolina of men who enlisted or were drafted during WWI. How to Help Transcribe Documents The transcription conventions, or “rules,” are located at the bottom of every page in the transcription view. For...

Loreto 1916

Loreto 1916

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The Institute of the Blessed Virgin was founded by Mary Ward in 1609. It is a religious institute of pontifical right dedicated to apostolic works’, living according to the Ignatian tradition [IBVM Constitutions 2009, Volume II: Chapter I; 1.1]. Mary Ward’s idea of religious life was based on the...

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Loughridge diary 1904-1905

Loughridge diary 1904-1905

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The shipboard diary was written by C.W. Loughridge, the fourth officer of a cargo vessel, the "Torr Head" on its outward voyage from Ireland to Australia, via the Cape of Good Hope. It includes much observational commentary on Port Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, and in particular Brisbane where...

Leland Stanford Papers

Leland Stanford Papers

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Correspondence, telegrams; business, legal, financial, and official papers; speeches, journals, and newsclippings; and other materials relating to the construction of the Central Pacific Railroad, Stanford's political career, business and financial interests, and the founding and construction of...

Leland Stanford, Jr. Papers

Leland Stanford, Jr. Papers

Correspondence, journal, notebooks, drawings, personality studies, and school work of Leland Jr., and condolences to Senator and Mrs. Stanford regarding the death of their son. The correspondence and journal relate primarily to family travels in Europe and activities at home in San Francisco and...

Luke Wadding Papers

Luke Wadding Papers

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This project draws from a digital facsimile of UCD-OFM, MSS. D.01 <https://digital.ucd.ie/view/ivrla:18726>. It represents selections from the first five volumes of Luke Wadding’s Papers. This amounts to 1,080 pages which have been disbound, cleaned and strengthened by professional...

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Macovei

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Correctiones de le filos con textos del Dictionario Encyclopedic Universal scribite per Toma Macovei in anno 1999.

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Madison Friendship Lodge Grand United Order of Odd Fellows

Madison Friendship Lodge Grand United Order of Odd Fellows

The Madison Friendship Lodge Grand United Order of Odd Fellows collection (MSS 16411, Small Special Collections Library) contains minute books, financial records, correspondence, event programs, proceedings, a cemetary plot, a framed faternal collar, a fraternal apron, and a flag. Loose...

Malinda K Miller diary

Malinda K Miller diary

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A diary written by Malinda K. Miller in 1922 while she was in in Rangoon, Burma as a missionary.

Manasseh Cutler Papers

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The Manasseh Cutler papers consist of notebooks of observations of plants, notebooks of extracts from books and letters, dated from 1782 to 1808, and a small group of loose materials, which includes material created in 1856 after Cutler's death. The notebooks are part of a numbered series, and...

Manigault Family Papers

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Handwritten autobiography of Gabriel Edward Manigault, 544 pages, written between 1887 and 1897 in Charleston, S.C. Included are details of Gabriel Edward's life and family history.

Margaret Bayard Smith Transcription Project

Margaret Bayard Smith Transcription Project

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The Margaret Bayard Smith Digital Edition is a project to transcribe and annotate the more than 3,000 letters, diaries, and commonplace books, written by Smith during her lifetime (1778-1844). The manuscripts are owned by the Library of Congress and a handful of letters are held by other...

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Maria Weston Chapman Letters (HILT)

Example manuscript transcription project

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Maryland State Archives: 1978 Marriage Certificates

Maryland State Archives: 1978 Marriage Certificates

Marriage certificates are among the most requested records here at the Maryland State Archives. These records are needed to apply for a driver’s license, passport, Social Security and health benefits, a mortgage, and for other important life events. Women especially need these documents to...

Mary Lesnett Letters

Mary Lesnett Letters

Letters of Mary Lesnett (Carpenter), who attended Stanford from June 1944 to June 1948, when she graduated with an AB in Political Science. The letters include discussion of student campus life, and WWII. Lesnett lived in Roble Hall during her Freshman year. During her remaining three years she...

Mary Ruth Slaton diaries

Mary Ruth Slaton diaries

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The diaries of Mary Ruth Slaton, a housewife and mother from in Hopkins County, Kentucky, dated 1931-1973. Slaton begins writing her diary during the Great Depression in the early 1930s. She describes going to school, spending time with friends and doing chores. By the late 1930s she has finished...

Mary's Photos

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Photos from Mary Rogers' iphone that need to be transcribed.

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Maryland State Archives: 1979 Marriage Certificates

Maryland State Archives: 1979 Marriage Certificates

Marriage certificates are among the most requested records here at the Maryland State Archives. These records are needed to apply for a driver’s license, passport, Social Security and health benefits, a mortgage, and for other important life events. Women especially need these documents to prove...

Maryland State Archives: 1988 Marriage Certificates

Maryland State Archives: 1988 Marriage Certificates

PLEASE NOTE THAT CERTIFICATE NUMBERS ARE OFTEN VERY FAINT, BUT THEY ARE THERE. Marriage certificates are among the most requested records here at the Maryland State Archives. These records are needed to apply for a driver’s license, passport, Social Security and health benefits, a mortgage,...

Mathews County (Va.)

Mathews County (Va.)

On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political participation in the World War.” The Commission conducted a survey of World War I veterans in Virginia through...

May Wright Sewall Papers

May Wright Sewall Papers

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The May Wright Sewall Papers are a collection of documents comprised of approximately 500 letters written to May Wright Sewall dated between 1879 and 1919, and three guest books with remarks and signatures from 197 guests of the Sewall house. The correspondents represented in this collection...

Melissa Russell diary

Melissa Russell diary

Melissa Russell, a native of Springfield, Massachusetts, traveled to Alabama in 1835 with her brother, Henry. She kept this diary during their trip from New York to Mobile, and then up the Alabama River to Tallassee, where Henry worked as an Indian agent.In this diary, Russell describes fellow...

Memoirs, diaries, and biographies

This category pertains to information written by or about leaders in the field of agriculture.

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Millard Fillmore Collection

Letters, personal correspondences, and other documents from United States President Millard Fillmore

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Monterey Bay Historical Phytoplankton Project

Monterey Bay Historical Phytoplankton Project

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Climate change is driving rapid changes in our biosphere on local and global scales. Our capacity to understand these shifts relies entirely upon two critical things: long-term biological and environmental observations, and an ability to discover and access them. Phytoplankton (microscopic...

Monterey Bay Historical Zooplankton Project

Monterey Bay Historical Zooplankton Project

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Climate change is driving rapid changes in our biosphere on local and global scales. Our capacity to understand these shifts relies entirely upon two critical things: long-term biological and environmental observations, and an ability to discover and access them. Zooplankton (small animals that...

Lila Bess Olin Morgan family correspondence

Lila Bess Olin Morgan family correspondence

This collection consists of correspondence (1901 to 1968) from the papers of Lila Bess Olin Morgan of Montgomery, Alabama. Most notable are the letters written among the three women of the family: Lila Bess; her mother, Juliet Cook Olin; and her daughter, Juliette Hampton Morgan. Juliette Morgan,...

Lila Bess Olin Morgan family correspondence, 1901 to 1936

This collection consists of correspondence (1901 to 1936) from the papers of Lila Bess Olin Morgan of Montgomery, Alabama. Most notable are the letters written among the three women of the family: Lila Bess; her mother, Juliet Cook Olin; and her daughter, Juliette Hampton Morgan. Juliette Morgan,...

Lila Bess Olin Morgan family correspondence, 1938 to 1944

This collection consists of correspondence (1938 to 1944) from the papers of Lila Bess Olin Morgan of Montgomery, Alabama. Most notable are the letters written among the three women of the family: Lila Bess; her mother, Juliet Cook Olin; and her daughter, Juliette Hampton Morgan. Juliette Morgan,...

Lila Bess Olin Morgan family correspondence, 1945

This collection consists of correspondence (1945) from the papers of Lila Bess Olin Morgan of Montgomery, Alabama. Most notable are the letters written among the three women of the family: Lila Bess; her mother, Juliet Cook Olin; and her daughter, Juliette Hampton Morgan. Juliette Morgan, a...

Lila Bess Olin Morgan family correspondence, 1946 to 1952

This collection consists of correspondence (1946 to 1952) from the papers of Lila Bess Olin Morgan of Montgomery, Alabama. Most notable are the letters written among the three women of the family: Lila Bess; her mother, Juliet Cook Olin; and her daughter, Juliette Hampton Morgan. Juliette Morgan,...

Lila Bess Olin Morgan family correspondence, 1956

This collection consists of correspondence (1956) from the papers of Lila Bess Olin Morgan of Montgomery, Alabama. Most notable are the letters written between Lila Bess and her daughter, Juliette Hampton Morgan. Juliette Morgan, a supporter of civil rights, was involved in local organizations...

Lila Bess Olin Morgan family correspondence, 1957 to 1968

This collection consists of correspondence (1957 to 1968) from the papers of Lila Bess Olin Morgan of Montgomery, Alabama. Most notable are the letters written between Lila Bess and her daughter, Juliette Hampton Morgan. Juliette Morgan, a supporter of civil rights, was involved in local...

Mosman 1914-1918

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To commemorate the centenary of World War One, Mosman Library is creating an online resource to collect and display information about the wartime experiences of local service people. Help us transcribe diaries, letters and honour rolls.

Mount Auburn Cemetery

Mount Auburn Cemetery

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Records of commissions for sculptor Martin Milmore's monumental Sphinx, the statues of Joseph Story by William Wetmore Story, James Otis by Thomas Crawford, John Winthrop by Richard S. Greenough, and John Adams by Randolph Rogers; Jacob Bigelow's commission for Ballantine & Allan's Scottish...

Mount Auburn Cemetery Letterpress Copying Books

Mount Auburn Cemetery Letterpress Copying Books

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Letters (1860-1924) between Mount Auburn Cemetery's Superintendents, Secretaries, Treasurers, and Lot Proprietors. This collection of 65 letterpress copying books provides a first hand account of a time period that included the creation of a greenhouse and nursery, appointment of a permanent...

Mount Auburn Cemetery Letters

Mount Auburn Cemetery Letters

The collection includes a small selection of correspondences held in the Historical Collections & Archives of Mount Auburn Cemetery.

Mount Auburn Cemetery Trustee Minutes

Mount Auburn Cemetery Trustee Minutes

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Proprietors and Trustees Meeting Minutes (1835-1930) provide the permanent record of business of the Corporation, including committee reports and decisions made. Signed and dated by the Cemetery Secretary, and retained by the Corporation.

Mount Auburn Tutorial Documents

Mount Auburn Tutorial Documents

Use these examples to see how to transcribe the three different types of materials in Mount Auburn Cemetery's Historical Collections & Archives.

MSM Manuscript Collections

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Collection of maritime primary sources. Logbooks, personal and business letters from the collection of the G.W. Blunt White Library at Mystic Seaport Museum.

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Mount Auburn Cemetery Historical Collections & Archives

This collection holds the transcribed documents from the Historical Collections & Archives of Mount Auburn Cemetery. This collection is accessible and readable to the public but not editable. To help transcribe works from our collection visit Mount Auburn Cemetery Transcribing Collection.

Music Hall Company of New York: Accounting Ledgers

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The Music Hall Company of New York was the administrative body of Carnegie Hall from 1891 to 1925. The full collection includes correspondence between Howard Russell Butler (the first president of Carnegie Hall) and Andrew Carnegie, documents on Hall administration from 1891 to 1919, and original...

Mutual Improvement Association Minutes

Mutual Improvement Association Minutes

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The Mutual Improvement Association is a women's organization founded in Sandy Spring, Maryland in 1857 and is among the oldest, continually meeting groups of its kind in the United States. The original group was comprised of Quakers and thus meetings are modeled, in part, on a Quaker Meeting...

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NAL Test Collection

Lepidoptera book

Nannie Nix Rayburn diary

Nannie Nix Rayburn diary

Nannie Nix was in 1837 in Lawrence County, Alabama. After studying education at Mary Sharpe College in Winchester, Tennessee, she moved to Guntersville, Alabama. She taught in the public school there from 1862 to 1863 (when she married Samuel King Rayburn), and resumed teaching in 1871,...

The Collected Letters of Nano Nagle

The Collected Letters of Nano Nagle

A collection of the surviving letters of Honora (Nano) Nagle (1718-1784), foundress of the Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (PBVM). Nano Nagle brought the Ursuline congregation to Ireland, before founding the Presentations. This collection represents a digital reunification...

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Nena Shelton papers

Nena Shelton papers

A selection from the Nena Shelton papers, MSS 118. Shelton served in the Army Nurse Corps during in France and the Philippines during World War I.

NEWSM Steam Library

NEWSM Steam Library

We are creating a shelf list for our Mechanical Engineering Library, a collection of books about the history of steam power from the New England Wireless & Steam Museum in East Greenwich, Rhode Island.

Transcribe NOLA Jazz Museum Colonial Records

Transcribe NOLA Jazz Museum Colonial Records

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The Louisiana Historical Center at the New Orleans Jazz Museum has digitized its collection of eighteenth-century French and Spanish colonial judicial records. You can consult this digital collection online at LAColonialDocs.org. You can also consult the original documents in the Louisiana...

Norfolk (Va.)

Norfolk (Va.)

On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political participation in the World War.” The Commission conducted a survey of World War I veterans in Virginia through...

Northampton County (Va.)

Northampton County (Va.)

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On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political participation in the World War.” The Commission conducted a survey of World War I veterans in Virginia through...

Čas Opis – November 1989

Čas Opis – November 1989

Čas Opis je zošitový denník Júliusa Kollera z roku 1989 mapujúci každodenné udalosti a myšlienky najmä v súvislosti s odvíjajúcou sa Nežnou revolúciou. Koller tu svojim grafomanským prístupom buduje mozaiku televíznych a rozhlasových správ, počasia, vlastných názorov a rôznych detailov svetového...

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OCR

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Board of Trustees minutes, Ohio University

Board of Trustees minutes, Ohio University

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Meeting minutes document the activities of Ohio University's Board of Trustees since its 1804 founding. Transcription enables full text searching of the volumes for endeavors such as tracing the history of the institution and the region. See volumes covering 1804-1954 in our Ohio University...

Čas Opis – Október 1989

Čas Opis – Október 1989

Čas Opis je zošitový denník Júliusa Kollera z roku 1989 mapujúci každodenné udalosti a myšlienky najmä v súvislosti s odvíjajúcou sa Nežnou revolúciou. Koller tu svojim grafomanským prístupom buduje mozaiku televíznych a rozhlasových správ, počasia, vlastných názorov a rôznych detailov svetového...

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On the Margins of History

An online research tool to enhance the study of the marginal texts in CCCC41.

Oram Diaries Test Collection (form-based)

Oram Diaries Test Collection (form-based)

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Sample of several pages from the Oram Diaries to evaluate transcription tools

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Oram Diaries Test Collection (unstructured)

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Test collection using 'pipe' character to delimit structured text

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Orange County (Va.)

Orange County (Va.)

On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political participation in the World War.” The Commission conducted a survey of World War I veterans in Virginia through...

Oriana Diary

Oriana Diary

Elizabeth Greer, traveled on board the SS ORIANA in 1965, recording her experiences her diary. Travelling alone from Southampton to Australia, Elizabeth wrote daily and concise entries of her life as a passenger on board. She included details about her roommates and the friends she had made on...

Orphan Scans

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Digital items in the archive that have never been transcribed.

Page County (Va.)

Page County (Va.)

On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political participation in the World War.” The Commission conducted a survey of World War I veterans in Virginia through...

Pan Tianshou

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This is a series Pan Tianshou written documents from a book. The book only provides all the photos, but no transcriptions.

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Papers of Abraham Lincoln

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The Papers of Abraham Lincoln is a documentary editing project dedicated to identifying, imaging, transcribing, annotating, and publishing online all documents written by or to Abraham Lincoln during his lifetime (1809-1865).

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Papers of James Meenan – Move of UCD to Belfield

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Two pamphlets relating to the proposed move of UCD to Belfield: the first document describes the official UCD position on the plans to move to Belfield; and the second one, published by the organization Tuairim, argues that the proposal is undesirable and unnecessary.

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Parma Diary

Parma Diary

This diary contains personal experiences of the author’s life on board the windjammer PARMA from March 1936 until July 1936. The author, Eric Stevens, writes his diary as a letter to his mother and includes several entries of his activities and jobs while travelling on the PARMA. He recounts the...

Passat Diary

This diary provides a detailed description of Betty Northmore’s life as a stewardess onboard the Passat. She details her duties as a stewardess as well as the weather, activities on the ship and descriptions of other crew members. Her voyage on the Passat started from Port Talbot to Port Victoria...

Tribes of North East India and Myanmar

Tribes of North East India and Myanmar

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This Project will endeavour to transcribe documents relating to the various tribes of the North East of India and across the border in Myanmar (Burma) The first documents uploaded from the British era relating to the Patkai ranges. These documents relate in particular to the tribal groups in...

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Photographs Collection of Paul Cliff Domke and Jack Caton in China, 1937-1939

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Two Carleton representatives, Paul Cliff Domke and Jack Caton, who participated in Carleton-in-China program, stayed in Fenyangy, and Xian in the years of 1937 to 1939. The areas that they both stayed and visited had included but were not limited to: Fenyang & Linfen (Shanxi Province), Xian...

Notable People

Notable People

Letters from notable people.

Petersburg (Va.)

Petersburg (Va.)

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On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political participation in the World War.” The Commission conducted a survey of World War I veterans in Virginia through...

Phillips Family Papers

Phillips Family Papers

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This collection compiles the legal documents, letters, books, and original works of several members of the Phillips family including Samuel Phillips (founder of Phillips Academy Andover) and his uncle John Phillips (founder of Phillips Exeter Academy). Items in the collections date 1647-1876...

Photograph Albums and Scrapbooks

Photograph Albums and Scrapbooks

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Special Collections houses a variety of photograph albums, memory books, and scrapbooks documenting agricultural work.

Pigeon Club Minutes

Pigeon Club Minutes

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The Pigeon Club was a boys' organization in Sandy Spring, Maryland formed in 1910 in order for young pigeon fanciers to share their enthusiasm and knowledge in raising these birds. The club later evolved into more of an outdoor adventurers' organization. It's is unknown when the club ceased...

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Plant Exploration

Plant Exploration

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Join USDA plant explorers as they journey the world for economically useful plants for the United States! Learn about their expeditions through letters, reports, and photographs.

Postboy Logbook

Postboy Logbook

This diary logs the many travels that the schooner ‘Postboy’ completed during the late 19th century. It contains travels mostly from Port Adelaide to other gulf ports in South Australia such as Port McDonnell and Port Pirie. Mostly used as a trading ship, this diary also contains a travel log of...

Practicing Law in the Early American Republic

Practicing Law in the Early American Republic

The papers offered here feature documents written by major figures from the American Revolutionary era. These include Samuel Chase, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and future Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court; President James Monroe and future president John Quincy...

Prall family bible records

Prall family bible records

Records from the Prall family Bible, Kentucky Historical Society collection SC 1980. Included are birth and marriage dates related to Benjamin Prall's family and other manuscript material included with the Bible. The Bible was passed from Benjamin Prall to the enslaved Mary Ann Rowe (nee Prall)...

Presidential and College Administration Correspondence

Presidential and College Administration Correspondence

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This collection includes letterpress copybooks that document presidential and college administration correspondence at Kansas State Agricultural College, now Kansas State University, between 1871 and 1901.

Prewett Diary

Prewett Diary

This diary consists of almost daily descriptions of passenger life on board the SS ORCADES. Travelling from February until March 1961, both Peter and Lorna Prewett write of their experiences as the boat journeys through different countries. They start off at Tilbury, where they boarded, and...

PROB11

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PROB 11 Wills

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Public Universal Friend Collection

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Papers of the Public Universal Friend (born Jemima Wilkinson), 1752-1819. American sect founder and leader. Collection contains the Friend's writings, as well as letters to and from the Friend from followers (Universal Friends). Collection at Yates County History Center, Penn Yan, New York.

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Rare Books

Rare Books

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Special Collections has a rare book collection strong in botany, natural history, zoology, and entomology.

Archibald Hewland Raymond diary

Archibald Hewland Raymond diary

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Covering the period 23 August 1914 - 22 February 1917 the diary contains a detailed account of Raymond's enlistment, voyage to Egypt, the Gallipoli Campaign and service in France and Belgium. It also contains a diagram by Raymond of how the shells fell around the ship he was on at the...

RCAF letters to Oshawa - WWII

This is a scrapbook containing letters sent from RCAF serviceman to teh RCAF Women's Auxiliary in Oshawa.

Richmond (Va.)

On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political participation in the World War.” The Commission conducted a survey of World War I veterans in Virginia through...

Robert E. Lee Letters

These are sample letters from the Missouri History Museum collections.

Robert Lees Diary 1875

Robert Lees Diary 1875

A diary written by E. Holland about his voyage to Australia with his wife. Beginning on September 11 1875, he writes of his travelling experiences which started at Oxford before travelling to Plymouth to go through the Emigrants Depot, and then heading on-board the the 'Robert Lees' to finally...

Rshaevel test collection

This is a test collection

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Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory Records

Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory Records

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The materials consist of SAIL Dump And Restore Technique (DART) backup files, 1972-1990; digital copies of 16 mm films created from 1963-1980; handbooks; log books; manuals; and photographs and videos from the 35th SAIL reunion held in 2009.

Sally Hemings Underground Newsletter

Sally Hemings Underground Newsletter

In May 1970, in response to the shooting of four unarmed students at Kent State University by National Guardsmen, about 1,000 UVA students engaged in several days’ worth of rallies and marches on the Lawn and on Grounds. They joined students across the country in protesting expansion of the...

Sally Randle Perry diary

Sally Randle Perry diary

After the death of her husband in the Civil War, Sally Randle Perry and her two sons continued to live at "Ingleside, the family plantation on the Alabama River in Dallas County. In this diary (1867 to 1868), she discusses farm life, child rearing, and the management of servants. She also...

San Andreas de Fanlo

Cartulary from Aragon

Sanitary medicine, exercise folio

Sanitary medicine, exercise folio

This notebook contains an unidentified student's handwritten notes of Professor Daniel Elmer Salmon's first lectures at the newly established National Veterinary College in Washington, D.C. The notes extend from October 25, 1892 to March 10, 1893 and indicate that he gave one to three lectures...

Sarah Rousseau Espy diary

Sarah Rousseau Espy diary

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Sarah Rodgers Rousseau was born in 1815 in Morgan County, Georgia. She married Thomas Espy in 1836, and the couple had seven children. In 1849, the family moved to Dublin in Cherokee County, Alabama. In this diary (1859 to 1868), Espy discusses topics such as family life, church activities,...

SC62, Samuel Wilmot Fonds: Letterbook, 1886-1889

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Help the ROM Library and Archives transcribe the 900+ pages of this letter book of Samuel Wilmot (1822-1899), a pioneering pisciculturist who initiated and led Canada's fish-culture program between 1868 and 1895. Wilmot established a hatchery in Newcastle, ON, intending to save the Lake Ontario...

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Schlesinger Library

Schlesinger Library

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Items from the collection of Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University.

Scientific Works

Scientific Works

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This category of materials pertains primarily to the works produced by USDA scientists in their specialty areas. Format of items are notes, notebooks, and manuscripts. Other materials created by agricultural scientists are also included.

Scouting Reports

Scouting Reports

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Scouting reports on prospects who would become Hall of Famers, play in the Majors and Minors, or never make it past scouting.

Čas Opis – September 1989

Čas Opis – September 1989

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Čas Opis je zošitový denník Júliusa Kollera z roku 1989 mapujúci každodenné udalosti a myšlienky najmä v súvislosti s odvíjajúcou sa Nežnou revolúciou. Koller tu svojim grafomanským prístupom buduje mozaiku televíznych a rozhlasových správ, počasia, vlastných názorov a rôznych detailov svetového...

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Sergeant Herbert

Sergeant Herbert

Second World War Diary (covering 16 December 1942 to January 1943) written by Sergeant Herbert, from Townsville. The diary was accompanied by a Pocket vocabulary of Malay Pidgin English and Japanese phrases; Photographs of troops, aircraft and natives, taken in New Guinea at that time.

Instructions for sewing and fabric care

Instructions for sewing and fabric care

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Illustrated book of instructions for sewing techniques and fabric care. The creator is unknown, but the work was compiled in the 1860s and is located in the Lela Legare papers at the Alabama Department of Archives and History. Pages 1 through 4 are missing, and the index is incomplete....

slavery

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Spanish Influenza in Marquette, 1918-1919

Pages from Priscilla Densmore's diary.

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Marcia Kirwan Standley Papers

Marcia Kirwan Standley Papers

Correspondence of Marcia Kirwan Standley to her parents.

Stanford Faculty Papers

Stanford Faculty Papers

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Materials created by Stanford faculty.

Stanford University Objects Collection

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This collection consists of objects relating to the Stanford family, faculty, staff, students, and alumni as well as objects relating to university events. Typical objects include hats, athletic sweaters, souvenirs with Stanford symbols, framed documents and photographs, artwork, banners and...

Stephen Elliott (1771-1830) Papers

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The Stephen Elliott papers consist of manuscripts and research notes, some in Elliott's hand and some in other hands; subscription forms for his A sketch of the botany of South-Carolina and Georgia; and correspondence, mostly to Elliott from fellow botanists, dated from 1791 to 1829. Also...

Stile Book of James Armour, C. 1698

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This manuscript style or form book was created by James Armour of Edinburgh from about 1698 to 1701. Armour, the son of James Armour, merchant in Glasgow, first registered as an apprentice in 1684 to Alexander Wright who was a merchant in Edinburgh. He later became a writer and was admitted a...

Stanford Student Letters and Memoirs

Stanford Student Letters and Memoirs

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The first series of this collection contains letters, reminiscences, diaries and account books, autobiographies, and other items from a number of Stanford University students. Most of the letters are written home to family members; typical subjects include academic affairs, social life on campus...

Student Life

Student Life

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Materials documenting Stanford student life.

Syair Mesa Gumitar

Syair Mesa Gumitar

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British Library Mss Add 12380 With thanks to the British Library for digitising this manuscript and making it available for reuse. The manuscript can also be viewed fully digitised on the BL's site here:http://www.bl.uk/manuscripts/FullDisplay.aspx?ref=Add_MS_12380&index=0

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TCDL 2018

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Collection for the Texas Conference on Digital Libraries 2018 Workshop

Tennessee Copyright Records 1809-1851

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Record Book of the US District Court at Nashville for copyrights and a few other court matters

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test

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Test

Ein handgeschriebener Text von mir als Test

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Test

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Test

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Test collection 2

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Test Letters

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These are letters that are easily read from small image sizes.

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Test Project

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I'm testing this out!

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The Case of Magdalena, the Former Slave

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Archives Départementales des Bouches-du-Rhône 3B 858, and the opening folio is 178r. Marseille, 1407.

The French campaign in Egypt, 1798-1801

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A collection of documents relating to the French campaign of Napoleon Bonaparte in Egypt, 1798-1801.

The International La Sfera Challenge

The International La Sfera Challenge

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Welcome to La Sfera Challenge, a two-week competition pitting international teams of scholars against each other in a race to transcribe three different copies of one text, Goro Dati’s fifteenth-century geographic treatise, La Sfera. Team USA will work with the version housed at the Yale...

The James Malcolm Rymer Collection

The James Malcolm Rymer Collection

A collection of documentary digital editions of the penny bloods, dreadfuls, and other works attributed to or edited by James Malcolm Rymer (1814-84). Includes The String of Pearls, or The Barber of Fleet Street: A Domestic Romance (1850). Designed, encoded, and annotated in part by Humanistic...

The Jenny Lind Collection

The Jenny Lind Collection

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In celebration of Jenny Lind’s bicentennial, Stanford Libraries is pleased to make available to the public the manuscript scores and letters contained in the Jenny Lind Collection, one of the largest extant collections of primary source materials once belonging to Lind. Swedish soprano Jenny...

The Neighbors Minutes

The Neighbors Minutes

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The Neighbors is a social club in Sandy Spring, Maryland that was established on May 20, 1897, and has met continuously since then. The Neighbors was organized as a protest against the extravagance seen in some of the other community social clubs. Initially, sandwiches and coffee were the...

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The Papers of John B. Minor, 1845-1893

The Papers of John B. Minor, 1845-1893

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John B. Minor joined the faculty of the University of Virginia in 1845 at the age of thirty-two. An 1834 graduate of the university, Minor began his teaching career following a decade in private practice. Minor, along with James P. Holcombe, directed the law program at UVA amidst national debates...

The Papers of Julian Bond

The Papers of Julian Bond

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About the Project: Following the death of civil rights leader Julian H. Bond on August 15, 2015, the University of Virginia acquired the entirety of his papers and moved them to the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library for preservation. In an effort to make the papers accessible...

The Papers of Roger B. Taney, 1792-1820

The Papers of Roger B. Taney, 1792-1820

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Roger B. Taney practiced law in his home state of Maryland long before he became an influential member of President Andrew Jackson's cabinet and later wrote the majority opinion in the infamous Dred Scott v. Sanford case (1857) as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court. Taney...

The Papers of Solicitors J. M. Shugar and A. W. Vaisey, 1850-1914

The Papers of Solicitors J. M. Shugar and A. W. Vaisey, 1850-1914

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The documents in this collection contain the stories of nineteenth century English lives. Solicitors J. M. Shugar and A. W. Vaisey worked as probate and property lawyers in the town of Tring, Hertfordshire, in south central England. They handled wills, estates, and personal property issues for...

The Tesla and Westinghouse Collection

These are documents selected from the Thomas A. Edison Papers archive of nearly 150,000 documents. We would greatly appreciate your help in transcribing the images into text!

The Theory and Craft of Digital Preservation

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Obra de Trevor Owens para ser traducida al español.

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Thomas Brevard Notebook

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Thomas Brevard was a teacher of North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Kentucky. His notebook contains a diary, 1804 and 1830, accounts, poems, and other writings of Brevard; and minutes of the Union Library Society, Lebanon, Tenn., 1817-1824, and of the Philalethian Debating Society,...

Thomas Gilman Collection

Thomas Gilman Collection

Thomas Gilman (1830-1911) purchased his freedom for $1,000 in 1852. Born into slavery in Tennessee, Gilman was brought to California in 1850 to work in the gold mines near Shaw’s Flat. Within two years he earned enough money to free himself.

Thomas Martin Diaries

Thomas Martin Diaries

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Thomas P. Martin (1846-1910) was born on Albemarle Plantation in Assumption Parish, Louisiana. During the Civil War, he served in Company C of the 26th Louisiana Regiment. In 1865, Thomas Martin married Cornelia M. Taylor. Mr. Martin arrived in Fort Worth, Texas during the early 1890s, where...

Thomas T. Sloan letter collection

Thomas T. Sloan letter collection

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Collection consists of twenty-eight (28) letters from Bridgett Sloan, of Lexington, Kentucky, to her son Thomas T. Sloan, ranging from 1832-1848 (there are no letters from 1836-1842). From 1832-1834 T. Sloan resided in Washington D.C. In 1834-1835 T. Sloan joined the Marine Corps and moved to New...

Thornton Manuscripts

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Middle English texts from Robert Thornton's Lincoln and London manuscripts.

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Timothy Plowman field books

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The Field Museum Library has digitized and added to the Biodiversity Heritage Library Timothy Plowman’s entire field book collection, which spans his career from 1969, when he worked for the botanical museum at Harvard, through his years as a curator of botany at the Field Museum from 1976-1987....

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Timothy Plowman field books

The Field Museum Library has digitized and added to the Biodiversity Heritage Library Timothy Plowman’s entire field book collection, which spans his career from 1969, when he worked for the botanical museum at Harvard, through his years as a curator of botany at the Field Museum from 1976-1987....

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Transcription Examples

Transcription Examples

The exemplar pages in this collection have been transcribed according to the conventions established for the Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms Project run by the Parker Library. Should you have any questions, or encounter any difficulties, please email us directly at Parker Library Feedback or contact the...

Travel Perspectives

Travel Perspectives

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About the TranscribeNC Project The Travel Perspectives collection features narratives and images of tourism as experienced by North Carolinians, found within the holdings of the State Archives of North Carolina. These documents consist of letters, scrapbooks, journals, photographs, postcards,...

UCD Letters

UCD Letters

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This collection consists of a range of 19th and early 20th century manuscript correspondence, acquired by UCD Library from diverse sources since the foundation of the Catholic University. It includes letters from significant figures, some connected directly to the University, including: Cardinal...

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UDHR

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PDF files on UDHR in multiple languages

University Records

Contains the records of Queen's University at Kingston, including Senate minutes, Board of Trustee minutes, and University letters.

Matriculation Books (University of Virginia) V.1 (1825-1855)

Matriculation Books (University of Virginia) V.1 (1825-1855)

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The Matriculation Books of the University of Virginia (RG-14/4/2.041, Small Special Collections Library), document each new and returning student to the University of Virginia officially registered: name, birth date, parent or guardian, place of residence, and courses of study. Records for...

Vancouver City Council Minutes

Vancouver City Council Minutes

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Currently working on Cancouver City Council minutes from 1893 and 1894. Minutes from May 1886 - 1892 are already transcribed and posted on transcribimus.ca

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Vernon Smith Diary

Vernon Smith Diary

Vernon Smith’s diary presents incomplete entries of daily events on a sea voyage to the north of Australia in the lugger VENTURE. Entitled ‘Port Darwin May/July 1905’, it presents the daily experiences Smith had on board the ship as well as the different places he visited during his voyage. He...

Volckmar

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Mikołaj Volckmar, Viertzig Dialogi

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WAAC letters

Letters from WAAC recruit Ann Smith.

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Manuscripts from the Walters Art Museum

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The mission of the Walters Art Museum is to bring art and people together for enjoyment, discovery, and learning. In support of this mission, the Walters was an early adopter of an ‘open access’ approach to its collection and remains committed to innovative sharing of collection information....

Waples Diary

Waples Diary

The diary, written in a reporter style notebook, contains entries written by 'Tubby' Waples while serving on board HMAS KALGOORLIE during the Pacific campaign of World War Two. Waples writes of the general activities that occurred during the trip talking about the weather, the duties he performed...

Watson Family Papers: "Slave Notebook"

Watson Family Papers: "Slave Notebook"

The Papers of the Watson family (MSS 530, Small Special Collections Library) of Louisa County, Virginia is comprised of 10,000 items: including, business and personal correspondence, , ledger books, bank books, farm account books, and various memorandum books of this Louisa County family. Of...

Richard William Weiland Papers

Richard William Weiland Papers

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Includes personal correspondence, 1969-2002; materials pertaining to Microsoft, both his career there and the company, 1976-99; his research materials and notebooks on computers, the software industry, investments, and other interests, 1988-2006; papers, yearbooks, notebooks, and other items from...

Welch & Harriss Family Papers (1982.031.006)

Deeds, legal papers, and receipts related to the Welch and Harriss families.

Will

Will of Richard Ryvers

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William Henry Harrison letters, 1811-1824.

William Henry Harrison letters, 1811-1824.

This collection consists of letters written to Colonel James Taylor and Major (later General) Thomas Bodley by General William Henry Harrison. The first letter, written to Taylor on Dec. 28, 1811, discusses the arrival of hospital stores at a military post. The other letters, written between 1814...

William Hodge Diary

This diary was written in an almost ‘story-like’ way as the author, William Hodge, describes his life from childhood until his later years. Beginning in the year 1864, Hodge mentions his experiences working at a timber firm called John Saunders and Son as well as his interesting travels arounds...

William Joseph Despain Missionary Journal

William Joseph Despain Missionary Journal

The missionary journal of William Joseph Despain 1900-1902.

William Strapps Diaries

William Strapps Diaries

William Strapps’ 1879 diary contains almost daily entries detailing his voyage to Australia from Camberwell England. Sailing on the ship GARONNE, Strapps writes of his time on board living with different people and different nationalities. He also talks of his experiences on the ship from the...

Wisconsin Civil War Diaries and Correspondence

Wisconsin Civil War Diaries and Correspondence

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A selection of diaries written by Wisconsin soldiers and donated to the Wisconsin Historical Society. Current Diaries: Diaries of Van S. Bennett, Captain of Company I, 12th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment Diaries of Rufus Dawes (1838-1899), Colonel of the 6th Wisconsin Infantry and a leader of...

Returns of British Army Officers covering 1790s-1830s

Returns of British Army Officers covering 1790s-1830s

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Collection of Returns of British Army Officers covering 1790s-1830s. These returns cover the Officer's service between the late 1780s to 1830s. They give various information, we are not capturing all the information. The information includes date and place of birth, dates of promotion...

Women's History

Women's History

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About the TranscribeNC Project This collection of letters provides a glimpse into the lives of North Carolina women as they changed history in our state and the nation during the 20th century. It focuses on documents gathered from across the holdings of the State Archives, including Private...

World War I

Service Record Cards

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World War I Collection

World War I Collection

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Collection of World War I documents, letters, and photos.

WW1

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WWI Letters

WWI Letters

Letters of Stanford students and alums written during wartime.

WWI Diaries

WWI Diaries

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About the TranscribeNC Project This collection includes World War I diaries from the consistently expanding collections of the State Library and State Archives of North Carolina. How to Help Transcribe Documents The transcription conventions, or “rules,” are located at the bottom of every page...

WWI Letters

WWI Letters

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About the TranscribeNC Project This collection includes World War I letters (correspondence) from the consistently expanding collections of the State Library and State Archives of North Carolina. How to Help Transcribe Documents The transcription conventions, or “rules,” are located at the...

World War I Questionnaires

World War I Questionnaires

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These questionnaires give us a glimpse into the lives of WWI veterans. Help us transcribe them! On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political...

WWII Letters

WWII Letters

Letters written by WWII servicemen to Stanford president Donald Tresidder and professor Thomas Barclay.

WWII Letters

WWII Letters

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About the TranscribeNC Project This digital collection includes a sample of World War II letters from the Military Collection of the State Archives of North Carolina. How to Help Transcribe Documents The transcription conventions, or “rules,” are located at the bottom of every page in the...

Zenas Matthews' 1846 U.S.-Mexico War Diary and Service Papers

SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY, SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Diary written by Z. W. Matthews while a private in the War of 1846 with Mexico. Matthews served under Captain C[hristopher]. B. Acklin's Company B of Col. John C. Hays' First Texas Mounted Riflemen. The diary begins with mention of leaving to join...