Found 11479 collections.

New York Public Library. Hunt's Point Branch.
New York Public Library Archives
3 linear feet (6 boxes)
The Hunt's Point Branch of The New York Public Library, located in the South Bronx, opened in 1929. The library building was designed by the architectural firm of Carrere and Hastings and was constructed with funds provided by Andrew Carnegie.... more
Hunt, Merriam & Company
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 17890
1 v
Hunt, Merriam & Company was a mercantile firm of New York City. Order book with memoranda of shipments of "Pocahontas" thread, 18 June-4 September 1851, and credit book with memoranda relative to reliability of certain business men in New York... more
Hunter College
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | *MGRT + 95-5540
10 linear feet (442 items)
The Hunter College Dance Therapy Program was begun in 1971 with the support of the National Institute of Mental Health. Forming part of the Department of Health and Physical Education of Hunter College of the City University of New York it offered... more
Hunter, Maurice
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Hurlburt Paper Company
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1469
1 box
Correspondence of Thomas Hurlburt and of the firm of Owen & Hurlburt, predecessors of the Hurlburt Paper Company at South Lee, Mass., including many letters from Cyrus W. Field & Company of New York, N.Y.
Virden, Huron W
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3174
.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
Papers of Huron W. Virden, a citizen of Atlanta, Georgia, include letters sent to various political leaders, newspaper editors, state and executive officials, and other influential persons on a wide range of current national and international... more
Hutson, Jean Blackwell, 1914-1998
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 673
1 folder
This collection includes a transcript of an interview with Jean Blackwell Hutson, conducted by Barbara Kline of Columbia University's Oral History Research Office.
Roe, Charles H
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 17989
1 v, 36 cm; 1 v, 36 cm
Schulson, Hyman A., 1912-1997
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4820
The collection consists of general correspondence of Hyman A. Schulson, an attorney, Zionist, and activist in Jewish community affairs; and papers relating to his employment as director of the Washington, D.C. office of the American Zionist... more
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1424
1 v
Stokes, I. N. Phelps (Isaac Newton Phelps), 1867-1944
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2892
16 linear feet (35 boxes)
Isaac Newton Phelps Stokes (1867-1944) was an American architect and housing reformer. John Mead Howells and Stokes worked as partners in the architectural firm Howells and Stokes. In addition to his architectural work, Stokes was an organizer of... more
I.P. Hull & Company
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18222
Tailors Isaac Platt Hull (1813-1883) and his brother, Denney Hull, Jr. (1831-1900) were born in Danbury, Connecticut. They were descendants of George Hull, who emigrated from England to Dorchester, Massachusetts, in 1692. I.P. Hull & Company was... more
Hamilton, Iain, 1922-
Music Division | JPB 02-3
36.23 linear feet (70 boxes)
Iain Hamilton’s papers document his career as a composer, librettist, and teacher. The bulk of the collection dates from 1951 through his later years, and consists primarily of scores and supporting materials.
Meeker, Ichabod, b. 1750
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3438
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Ichabod Meeker, a native of Fairfield, Connecticut, was a farmer who settled in Catherine, New York. Account book kept by Ichabod Meeker from 1773 to 1834, containing a 1788 entry from Fairfield and an 1802 entry from Catherine. Elijah Meeker also... more
Guggenheimer, Ida, 1866-1959
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 269
0.21 linear feet (1 box)
A social, political, and civil rights activist, Ida Guggenheimer was involved in a wide variety of causes and projects during her adult life. She was a member of the American Labor Party, and she was involved in the women's suffrage and trade... more
Harper, Ida Husted, 1851-1931
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1324
.4 linear feet (1 v.)
Ida Husted Harper (1851-1931), American journalist and suffragist, was an associate and biographer of Susan B. Anthony and collaborated with Anthony on writing History of Woman Suffrage. Collection consists of scrapbook compiled by Harper with... more
Pilat, Ignaz Anton, 1820-1870
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2427
.31 linear feet (1 box)
The Ignaz Anton Pilat Papers contain correspondence, official documents, newspaper clippings, booklets and pamphlets, and photographs and other graphics. The largest series is correspondence, chiefly between Pilat and other individuals involved in... more
Axtmann, Ignaz,d1838-
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 17825
1 folder
Vital records of Ignaz Axtmann of Cassel, and of his wife, Henrietta C.E. Tettenborn (b.1852) of Hamburg, Germany. Includes birth and baptismal certificates.
Youskevitch, Igor, 1912-1994
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 303
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Igor Youskevitch (1912-1994), a principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre and Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, was known for his mastery of classical style. The collection documents forty-four years of Youskevitch's professional life through... more
Chase, Ilka, 1905-1978
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 1981-002
13 linear feet (20 boxes, 20 scrapbooks)
The Ilka Chase Papers consist of correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, scripts, scrapbooks and other material related to the career of Ilka Chase. There is also considerable material related to the career of her mother, Edna Woolman... more
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 378
.15 linear feet (1 volume)
Manuscript account book, in Portugese and English, related to shipping and goods imported to Brazil, as well as some goods exported from Brazil to New York. Entries are dated 1852-1867 and include ships' names, ports of departure and landing,... more
Price, Eleazer De Forest
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2493
.42 linear feet (1 box)
Typescript of Eleazer De Forest Price's unpublished play, In the Shadow of the Spotlight. The collection contains two copies, both of which are incomplete
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2008-007
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Producers' files for a proposed pre-Broadway tryout of In the Summer House by Jane Bowles at the Westport Playhouse in August 1950 consist primarily of correspondence and contracts relating to casting by Robert T. Ingham, assistant to John C.... more
Mathews, Increase, 1772-1856
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1913
.08 linear feet (1 volume)
Increase Matthews and John Matthews, early Ohio settlers, were merchants in Zanesville and Springfield, Ohio. The collection of Increase Matthews and John Matthews daybooks, 1801-1804, consists of two volumes (bound in one) recording transactions... more
Cortregh, Margaret
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4018
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
An indenture dated 13 November, 1748, for the sale of a Negro woman and child by Margaret Cortregh, widow of Out-ward of New York City to Lourance Cortregh of the same place
Independence (Schooner)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 365
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Charles Bradstreet kept this logbook onboard the schooner Independence, captained by Adam Merill. It contains entries made between January 13 and March 31, 1841. During this time, the schooner sailed from Boston to Cuba and back again. The logbook... more
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1501
.6 linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection consists of correspondence, treaties, addresses, notes, dictionaries, photographs, and other items concerning North American Indian tribes, Indian settlements in various states of the U.S., and related subjects.
Rahman, Indrani, 1930-1999
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 281
1.68 linear feet (4 boxes)
Indrani Rahman (1930-1999) was an Indian classical dancer who worked as a performer and educator in India and the United States. The Indrani Rahman papers contain choreographic notes, lectures, programs and writings from nearly 50 years of the... more
Clinton, Henry, Sir, 1738?-1795
Manuscripts and Archives Division
.15 linear feet (1 v.)
Sir Henry Clinton (1738?-1795) was a general in the British Army during the American revolution. Volume contains Clinton's account of information on American forces received from deserters and others.
Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1507
1.25 linear feet (5 boxes)
Contains correspondence of Robert Ingersoll; copyists' drafts of several speeches or newspaper articles bearing corrections in his hand; social and family correspondence (1878-1921) of the women and children in the Ingersoll and Farrell families;... more