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Politics and government

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

The American Presidency: An Interpretation: manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: W-0122
Overview Unbound, handwritten manuscript of Harold Joseph Lanski's The American President: An Interpretation.
Dates: 1939

John Bickley papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2296
Overview Includes incoming correspondence to John S. Bickley from prominent United States and world leaders, as well as personal materials and those relating to the International Insurance Society.
Dates: 1958-2006

Francis Bugbee papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0228
Overview Consists principally of personal correspondence from Francis Bugbee's family and close friends concerning family and personal news. as well as genealogical materials relating to the Bugbee family and many other Massachusetts and Connecticut families. There is very little business correspondence or any information concerning his years as trustee, judge, or legislator.
Dates: 1818-1879; Majority of material found within 1818 - 1820

William Cash papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0285
Scope and Contents The contents of both boxes are IBM Quality Control Cards.
Dates: unknown

Jefferson Davis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0404
Abstract This is a collection of mostly personal correspondence of Jefferson Davis and his family members, in both the United States and Europe. This collection also includes three folders of photographs and other visual materials.
Dates: 1823-1917

Carl Elliot Sr., Photographs

 Collection — Box 5447: [1006100294]
Identifier: 2009-199
Abstract Black and white publicity photographs showing Congressman Carl Elliott performing official duties. He is seen posing with group from Demopolis High School on the steps of U.S. Capitol building. Also including one portrait of a young Elliott in soldier's uniform.
Dates: ca. 1950s

George Washington Goethals letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0575
Overview Letter from Goethals, former chief engineer of the Panama Canal and civil governor of the Panama Canal Zone, to O.M. Carter regarding Carter's return to the "service."
Dates: 1918 March 27

Earl F. Hilliard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3194
Overview Correspondence, clippings, notes, and publications from the office of Congressman Earl F. Hilliard, representative for Alabama's 7th Congressional District from 1993-2003.
Dates: 1977, 1995-1998

L. N. Hitchcock letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0677
Abstract Letter written from Mobile, Alabama, to Gideon Luger, discussing government problems
Dates: 1838 August

Charles Edgeworth Jones congressional autograph journal

 Collection
Identifier: W-0128
Overview Autograph book containing signatures of representatives who served as members of the 28th United States Congress during the 1844-1845 legislative session.
Dates: 1844-1845

Marguerite Le Noir De Rouvray, Comtesse de Lostanges Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0877
Overview Letters and papers reflecting the social, political and economic disorder in Santo Domingo, where the Comtesse was an important land owner, together with miscellaneous items pertaining to Duke Gaston Pierre Marc de Levis, as well as . The collection also includes references to Comtesse de Lostanges' father, the Marquis Laurent Francois Le Noir de Rouvray. In French.
Dates: 1775 - 1852

Charles Pelham papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1123
Abstract This collection includes short biographical clippings, letters, and other materials of this Talladega, Alabama, attorney and Congressman.
Dates: 1873-1903

Albert M. Rains papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1178
Abstract Correspondence, texts of speeches, and federal government publications relating to housing, labor, mass transportation, and waterways development, including the Warrior-Tombigbee, Chattahoochee, and Coosa Rivers. Rains's correspondents included Silvio O. Conte, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Conrad M. Fowler, Charles B. Heinz, H. A. Morris and John Sparkman.
Dates: 1902-1966

Rare vertical file

 Collection
Identifier: PM-013
Overview Contains a variety of rare, published materials. Most notable are the almanacs, biographies, guidebooks, art catalogs, and works of literature.
Dates: circa 1750-2000

William Howland Robertson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1200
Overview Memoir, correspondence, and other miscellaneous papers of this seaman, merchant and diplomat from Alabama.
Dates: 1814 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1844 - 1859

James Q. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1290
Overview Contains a certificate from the Marion Military Institute, 1898, letters of correspondence 1892 -1939, financial receipts, newspaper clippings, telegrams 1918, legal documents from his election time period as Attorney General of Alabama 1918-1930, personal papers, notes and remarks as his time as judge 1930-1940's.
Dates: unknown

Mignon Smith and Carol Bennett Alabama Radio Network papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3369
Overview Newspaper clippings, transcripts of interviews, press releases and presidential convention media packets, covering people and events and their influence on Alabama.
Dates: 1963-2007

Mabel Smythe-Haith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3117
Overview Papers, books, and photographs belonging to Mabel Smythe-Haith, former ambassador to Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea, concerning academics, diplomacy, and civil rights.
Dates: 1950-2004

Oliver Day Street papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1358
Abstract This collection contains correspondence and other papers. They concern his activities as a candidate for Congress (1898 and 1902), as U. S. district attorney for northern Alabama (1907-1914), special assistant to the U. S. Attorney General (1914-1920), chairman of the Republican executive committee for the Seventh Congressional District (1904-1908), delegate to two Republican national conventions (1912 and 1916), and member of the Republican National Committee (1916-1920).
Dates: 1888-1944

Wade Hall Collection of American Political Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4258
Overview The Wade Hall Collection of American Political Materials includes letters from political officials and constituents, as well as photographs and memorabilia related to former United States presidents.
Dates: 1841-1992