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- Manuscripts and Archives 11
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- United States -- Politics and government 5
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- New England -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800 2
- New York (State) -- Social life and customs 2
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- Sermons -- Connecticut -- 18th century 2
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- United States -- History -- 1783-1865 2
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- Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 8
- Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 5
- Adams, John, 1735-1826 5
- Madison, James, 1751-1836 5
- Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 4
- Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 4
- Trumbull, Jonathan, 1710-1785 4
- Webster, Noah, 1758-1843 4
- Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841 3
- Monroe, James, 1758-1831 3
- Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872 3
- Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 3
- Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930 3
- Anderson, Alexander, 1775-1870 2
- Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 2
- Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887 2
- Buchanan, James, 1791-1868 2
- Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836 2
- Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 2 ∧ less
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A set of nineteen posters with 112 bust portraits depicting identified men and women, primarily authors, artists, scientists, monarchs, and religious and political leaders from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, with a group of idealized heads illustrating characteristics identified by phrenologists.
A collection of European and American portrait and topographical prints that includes work by printmakers Samuel Arlent Edwards, George Edward Perine, Eugène Sadoux, and others.
An autograph collection of approximately forty letters and documents, chiefly dating from the Revolutionary War era. Prominent in the collection are Ashbel Green, James Wadsworth, and George Washington. Among the later writers are Albert Bierstadt, Richard Wagner and correspondents of Annie Burr Jennings.
Contains legal documents signed by Jonathan Trumbull (1710-1785) while governor, and one letter from him to Jonathan Trumbull (1740-1809); a letter from George Washington to Jonathan Trumbull (1740-1809); letters between John Trumbull and various people, regarding his paintings and exhibitions; receipts relating to his work; and draft and printed versions of the handbill announcing the print of his "The Declaration of Independence."
The papers consist of correspondence, legal and financial records, and writings which document the artistic career, business ventures, and personal life of John Trumbull. The papers also include correspondence, diaries, and financial and legal records of other Trumbull family members and of related Huntington, Lanman, Silliman, and Wadsworth family members. Files of Theodore Sizer containing his research material and writings on John Trumbull are also in the papers.
The collection consists of letters of thirty-five presidents of the United States from George Washington to Lyndon B. Johnson. Each is represented by one letter written in office and one written after leaving office. There are also fifteen other letters either written by a United States president or relating to a United States president.
The collection contains correspondence and other papers of President George Washington, Martha Dandridge Washington, and William Augustine Washington, half brother of George Washington.
Correspondence, papers, and genealogical notes pertaining to the Williams family of Connecticut. The major figures represented in the collection are William Williams (1731-1811), Thomas Wheeler Williams (1789-1874), and William Williams (1862-1947). The collection also contains letters of four presidents.