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Samuel Langhorne Clemens was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, journalist, and literary and social critic. Born on November 30, 1835 he wrote fiction and non-fiction under the pseudonyms Mark Twain, Sieur Louis de Conte, Quentin Curtius Snodgrass, and Thomas Jefferson Snodgrass.
DWinning of the West : manuscript
DMinutes of the Committee of Brookhaven, Manor of St. George and Patentship of Moriches... (8 pages bound in 1 volume), are for meetings held 1775 August 3 and 23, and September 2 and 21, all at Coram. Ma...
DHugh Gaine receipt book..., dated 1767 to 1799, contains entries written and signed by recipients of money from Hugh Gaine for expenses relating to his printing and bookselling business, his real est...
DAlexander Hamilton papers..., dated 1775-1804, primarily consist of letters and documents either written or signed by Alexander Hamilton, and pertain to his career as a soldier, lawyer, statesman and...
DPuerto Rican slave documentsSixty-seven miscellaneous slave documents listing individual slaves, their physical characteristics, and ownership. Most of the slaves belon...