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Life and adventures of Col. L.A. Norton

Life and adventures of Col. L.A. Norton

Lewis Adelbert Norton (b. 1819) grew up in Canada and western New York. Banished from Canada for taking the Patriot side in the Rebellion of 1837-1838, Norton settled in Illinois, where he raised a regiment for... more

"Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942

"Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942

Part of a series of recordings made by Charles Johnson and Lewis Jones, Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942. Contents: AFS 06442A, Blank; AFS 06442B, Interview and discussion led by Lewis Jones with ... more

"Dear Mr. President," Granbury, Austin, and Hood County, Texas, January or February 1942

"Dear Mr. President," Granbury, Austin, and Hood County, Texas, Januar...

The name of one interviewee is unknown. Part of a series of recordings made by John Henry Faulk, Granbury, Austin, and Hood County, Texas, January or February 1942. Contents: AFS 06435A, Frank Dobie; John Talle... more

Interview with Howard Marotto, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part 2 of 2)

Interview with Howard Marotto, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part ...

Video Recording, Non-Music. Interviewee occupation: Captain, United States Marine Corps. Summary: Howard Marotto was in Jacksonville, Florida when the September 11 attacks occurred. He thought, at first, that t... more

Interview with Colleen Applebaugh, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001

Interview with Colleen Applebaugh, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: After hearing about the September 11 terrorist attacks, Colleen Applebaugh was shocked and speechless. She talks about how her parents helpe... more

Interview with Frank Gonzales, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interview with Frank Gonzales, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Frank Gonzales was shocked when he heard the initial reports of the attacks. He talks about a friend who died, future goals, and changes in America.

Interview with Tyler Hautau, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 1 of 2)

Interview with Tyler Hautau, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 1 ...

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Tyler Hautau was at football practice when he learned about the attack on the Pentagon. He thought of Pearl Harbor and World War III. He was... more

Interview with Donato Maffin, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001

Interview with Donato Maffin, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Donato Maffin was twelve years old at the time of the interview. He learned about the attacks from his mother. They listened to a radio broa... more

Interview with Howard Marotto, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part 1 of 2)

Interview with Howard Marotto, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part ...

Video Recording, Non-Music. Interviewee occupation: Captain, United States Marine Corps. Summary: Howard Marotto was in Jacksonville, Florida when the September 11 attacks occurred. He thought, at first, that t... more

Interview with Carolyn Mooney, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interview with Carolyn Mooney, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Carolyn Mooney was stunned after learning about the attacks. She found it frustrating to be in Italy and not be able to do anything to help.... more

Interview with Karl Kish, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part 1 of 3)

Interview with Karl Kish, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part 1 of ...

Video Recording, Non-Music. Interviewee occupation: Chaplain, United States Navy. Summary: Karl Kish was at work when the attacks occurred. At first, he felt a mixture of shock and apathy. He talks about his fa... more

Interview with Mersadis Maffin, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001

Interview with Mersadis Maffin, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Mersadis Maffin talks about her feelings for the victims in the World Trade Center, her future, and how the terrorist attacks have strengthe... more

Interview with Andreia Callahan, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interview with Andreia Callahan, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Andreia Callighan was shocked at the sight of the World Trade Center under attack. She believes that the United States altered the situation... more

Interview with Allen Hamby, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 1 of 2)

Interview with Allen Hamby, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 1 o...

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Allen Hamby was at cross-country practice when he learned of the attacks. He didn't believe that they happened until he heard an announcemen... more

Interview with Karl Kish, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part 2 of 3)

Interview with Karl Kish, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part 2 of ...

Video Recording, Non-Music. Interviewee occupation: Chaplain, United States Navy. Summary: Karl Kish discusses isolationism, globalization, his family, good and evil, returning to America, change, and patriotism.

Interview with Anthony Brudios, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001

Interview with Anthony Brudios, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Anthony Brudios was born in Long Beach, California and spent much of his life overseas. Initially, he thought that the September 11 attacks ... more

Interview with Mark Andrew Williams, Naples, Italy, November 10, 2001

Interview with Mark Andrew Williams, Naples, Italy, November 10, 2001

Video Recording, Non-Music. Interviewee occupation: Petty Officer 1st Class, United States Navy. Summary: Andrew Mark Williams speaks about family, career, and his initial reaction to the attacks. He thinks the... more

Interview with Allen Hamby, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 2 of 2)

Interview with Allen Hamby, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 2 o...

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Allen Hamby discusses his parents, plans for enlisting in the Navy or studying computers, and his hopes to get to the bottom of what really ... more

Interview with Tyler Hautau, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 2 of 2)

Interview with Tyler Hautau, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 2 ...

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Tyler Hautau talks about his future goals, returning to America, traveling, parental worries, changes in America, and Italy.

Interview with Sarah Campbell, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001

Interview with Sarah Campbell, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Sarah Campbell had difficulty believing that the attacks occurred even after watching them on television. She's shocked that America has no ... more

Interview with Irene Palad, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interview with Irene Palad, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording-Non-Music. Summary: Irene Palad was shocked that America was attacked by a Third World entity. She talks about security, changes in America, and her future plans.

Interview with Yasman Williams, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interview with Yasman Williams, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Yasman Williams, who was born in San Diego, California, has lived most of her life abroad. She thought that the September 11 terrorist attac... more

Interview with Alicia Kellam, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interview with Alicia Kellam, Naples, Italy, November 16, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Initially, Alicia Kellam didn't think much about the September 11 attacks because she was in Italy. She feels sorry for the victims and thei... more

Interview with Nicole Roach, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001

Interview with Nicole Roach, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: A friend called Nicole Roach to inform her that the World Trade Center and the Pentagon had been bombed. She talks about her fears of living... more

Interview with Jessica Horner, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001

Interview with Jessica Horner, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: Jessica Horner talks about where she was during the attacks, her family, and future plans.

Interview with Christina Rico, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001

Interview with Christina Rico, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001

Interviewee occupation: Student. Video Recording, Non-Music. Summary: At first, Christina Rico didn't fully comprehend the attacks. It really "hit home," however, after learning that her father, who works at th... more

Interview with Rosanne Wagner, Naples, Italy, December 2, 2001 (part 2 of 2)

Interview with Rosanne Wagner, Naples, Italy, December 2, 2001 (part 2...

Video Recording, Non-Music. Interviewee occupation: Engineer, United States Navy. Summary: Rosanne Wagner talks about the changes she expects to occur in America, her family, flying, the USS Cole bombing, Osama... more

Copie d'une lettre escrite de Donawert à Son Altesse Électorale par S.E. Monsieur le Mareschal d'Arco, la nuit d'après le combat

Copie d'une lettre escrite de Donawert à Son Altesse Électorale par S....

Signed at end: Le Comte d'Arco. Signatures: Ap4s. Reference copy in LOT 4601, no. 173C. Illustration in: Hauslab Album, plate 173. Original album; Purchase; 1950. Formerly: PR13 CN1950:R01. Originals were house... more

Memoirs of Andrew Sherburne, a pensioner of the navy of the revolution

Memoirs of Andrew Sherburne, a pensioner of the navy of the revolution

Also available in digital form. LAC scc 2019-04-23 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-05-06 review

Preface

Preface

Unsigned clipping of galley proof for prefatory essay attributed to Theodore Dwight about Lamine Kebe and "Mohammedism" in Africa. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web si... more

Court-martial of Major N. Ward Cady

Court-martial of Major N. Ward Cady

Also available in digital form.

Baltimore and the nineteenth of April 1861; a study of the war

Baltimore and the nineteenth of April 1861; a study of the war

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Narration of a friendly Sioux

Narration of a friendly Sioux

"Read at the monthly meeting of the Executive Council, December 13, 1897." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Recollections of 1864-5 after forty years

Recollections of 1864-5 after forty years

Also available in digital form.

Three rivers, the James, the Potomac, the Hudson: a retrospect of peace and war,

Three rivers, the James, the Potomac, the Hudson: a retrospect of peac...

Criticisms on art by Lieut. John Farley, U. S. A. 1828-29: p. 245-277. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site and on the Internet Archive Web site.

The Negro as a soldier

The Negro as a soldier

Limited ed. of 250 copies. Also available in digital form.

Journal of Francis Collins : an artillery officer in the Mexican War

Journal of Francis Collins : an artillery officer in the Mexican War

An issue of the Quarterly publication of the Historical and Philosophical Society of Ohio ; vol. 10, no. 2-3 (April, July 1915). Also available in digital form.

Padre, a Red cross chaplain in France,

Padre, a Red cross chaplain in France,

Also available in digital form.

"Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942

"Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942

Part of a series of recordings made by Charles Johnson and Lewis Jones, Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942. Contents: AFS 06439A, Mrs. Mertyl Copeland; unidentified African American man; Alexander L... more

"Dear Mr. President," Granbury, Austin, and Hood County, Texas, January or February 1942

"Dear Mr. President," Granbury, Austin, and Hood County, Texas, Januar...

The name of one interviewee is unknown. Part of a series of recordings made by John Henry Faulk, Granbury, Austin, and Hood County, Texas, January or February 1942. Contents: AFS 06434A, Unidentified woman; AFS... more

"Dear Mr. President," Granbury, Austin, and Hood County, Texas, January or February 1942

"Dear Mr. President," Granbury, Austin, and Hood County, Texas, Januar...

The names of the interviewees are unknown. Part of a series of recordings made by John Henry Faulk, Granbury, Austin, and Hood County, Texas, January or February 1942. Contents: AFS 06433A, Co-ed at University ... more

"Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942

"Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942

Part of a series of recordings made by Charles Johnson and Lewis Jones, Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942. Contents: AFS 06438A, Ann Johnson; Mabel McKee; AFS 06438B, Eugenia Burnett; Grace Harrison

Conversation with 77 year old white male, Pettigrew, Arkansas (Transcript)

Conversation with 77 year old white male, Pettigrew, Arkansas (Transcr...

For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Center for Applied Linguistics. Washington, DC 77 year old white male from Ozarks area of northwest Arkansas. Lives in Pettigrew, AK. Talks about the ... more

William McGleam interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-26

William McGleam interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-2...

William "Bill" McGleam, IWU Local 63, talks about his background, his start as an iron worker, his career in the trade, labor unions, important building sites, and changes in the trade. The Local IWU 63 headqua... more

Harold Clausen interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-21

Harold Clausen interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-21

Interview with Harold "Pork" Clausen focuses on his experiences as an ironworker. His wife, Sharon, joins in at the end of the recording session. The audio interview is in two parts: file afc2011062_00168_sr01 ... more

Robert Ledwith interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-08-13

Robert Ledwith interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-08-13

Ledwith is the business manager for IWU #46 in New York City. During the interview, we discuss his personal background, entry into the iron trade, the history of the Local and iron workers in New York City, his... more

Augustine Peplinski interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-12

Augustine Peplinski interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-0...

Interview focuses on Gus Peplinski's experiences as an ironworker and member of Local 383 Recorded at Gus Peplinski's home, Custer, Wisconsin, July 12, 2011. Cultural Traditions of Ironworkers in America's Uppe... more

Brian Diskin interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-08-14

Brian Diskin interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-08-14

Brian Diskin, business manager for IWU Local #380, reviews his personal background, his history as an iron worker, his union activities, the current state of the trade, and Local #380, as well as the iron worke... more

Richard Sisson and Sharon Sisson interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-10-11

Richard Sisson and Sharon Sisson interview conducted by Clark Douglas ...

Sharon, a 25-year veteran iron worker and an Iron Workers Union (IWU) #63 member. Her husband, Richard Sisson, is an even more experienced veteran iron worker. They review their personal background, entry into ... more

William W. Kerwin interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-08

William W. Kerwin interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-...

Interview focuses on Bill Kerwin's experiences as an ironworker with Local 383. Recorded at Bill Kerwin's home, Waunakee, Wisconsin, July 8, 2011. Cultural Traditions of Ironworkers in America's Upper Midwest :... more

Edgar L. Smith interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-07

Edgar L. Smith interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-07

Concerns Smith's life and career as an ironworker, especially as a member of Wisconsin-based Local 383. Car and trucks whoosh by since Smith lives next to a highway, also birds twitter while enjoying feeders ne... more

Everett J. Erstad interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-13

Everett J. Erstad interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-...

Interview with ironworker Everett J. Erstad at his home in Oregon, Wisconsin. The audio is in 2 parts: Part 1 (sr01) includes the bulk of the interview with Everett Erstad and his experiences as an ironworker w... more

William C. Tanneberg interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-11

William C. Tanneberg interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-...

Concerns Tanneberg's experiences as an ironworker and, subsequently, a blacksmith, with some brief information about his labor in the engine room of a Great Lakes freighter. Recorded at Bill Tanneberg's worksho... more

Roy Williams interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-20

Roy Williams interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-20

Roy Williams from IWU Local #63 discusses his background and family history, entrance to the iron worker trade, his career as an iron worker, and his time as a labor official, as well as safety and changes in t... more

Henry Arnold Martens interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-26

Henry Arnold Martens interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011...

Two interviews were done with Henry "Bud" Martens. Both were recorded on July 26, 2011. Part 1 (38:39) is longer and more general and concerns his upbringing, early iron worker career, welding, the trade, and s... more

John Ryan interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-27

John Ryan interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-27

John Ryan discusses his background, his entrance into the ironworkers trade, important sites he has worked on in Chicago, unions, strikes, the labor-management situation in Chicago, jokes and ritual. The audio ... more

Richard Rowe interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-08

Richard Rowe interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-08

Richard Rowe, a business agent for Iron Workers Union (IWU) Local #63, discusses his background, his entrance into the iron working trade, his involvement in the IWU, labor history, and the current state of org... more

Henry Lichte interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-20

Henry Lichte interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-20

Henry Lichte was one of the older iron workers interviewed for this project. He recounts his personal background in the city, his career as an iron worker, and some commentary on particular building sites in th... more

William Sattler interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-27

William Sattler interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-2...

William "Bill" Sattler, Iron Workers Union Local 63, discusses his background, early work as an iron worker, his career in the trade, life as union leader, memorable jobs, and also provided photographs of some ... more

Gerald Truty interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-10-19

Gerald Truty interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-10-19

Retired Local #63 iron worker Gerald "Jerry" Truty describes his background, entering iron working, important sites he worked on, working in other states, other jobs, jokes, the labor movement, and the current ... more

Michael Richards interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-08-13

Michael Richards interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-08-...

Richards reviews his own background and his entrance into the trade, iron working in California, working as an organizer in Oklahoma, teaching iron workers, his dad, and music. This interview was conducted at t... more

George L. Bunders interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-07

George L. Bunders interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-07-...

Interview concerns Bunders' working life as an ironworker with Local 383. Recorded at Bunders' home, Madison, Wisconsin, July 7, 2011. Cultural Traditions of Ironworkers in America's Upper Midwest : Archie Gree... more

Walter Ritch interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-20

Walter Ritch interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-07-20

Wally Ritch is a retired ironworker from Local 63, who also leads the retirees club for the Local. In the interview, we cover his background, his entrance in the trade, his career, changes in safety, and his vi... more

Al Bass and Craig Satalic interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2011-11-22

Al Bass and Craig Satalic interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker,...

Craig Satalic and Al Bass, both officials for Iron Workers Union (IWU) Local 1, review their entrance into and history in the trade, the importance of the union, the apprenticeship program, labor relations in C... more

David F. Olby interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-10-29

David F. Olby interview conducted by James Patrick Leary, 2011-10-29

Interview focuses on David Olby's experiences as an ironworker, including accounts of his dad, DeWain Olby, also an ironworker, with additional accounts of deer hunting, David's work in a sawmill and doing carp... more

James Robert Keane interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2013-01-13

James Robert Keane interview conducted by Clark Douglas Halker, 2013-0...

James "Jimmy" Keane, a prominent figure on the Irish music scene in Chicago and Ireland, discusses his career as an iron worker and member of Local 1 of the Iron Workers International Union. Keane, who was inju... more

Copie d'une lettre escrite de Donawert à Son Altesse Électorale par S.E. Monsieur le Mareschal d'Arco, la nuit d'après le combat

Copie d'une lettre escrite de Donawert à Son Altesse Électorale par S....

Signed at end: Le Comte d'Arco. Signatures: Ap4s. Reference copy in LOT 4601, no. 173C. Illustration in: Hauslab Album, plate 173. Original album; Purchase; 1950. Formerly: PR13 CN1950:R01. Originals were house... more

Memoirs of Andrew Sherburne, a pensioner of the navy of the revolution

Memoirs of Andrew Sherburne, a pensioner of the navy of the revolution

Also available in digital form. LAC scc 2019-04-23 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-05-06 review

Preface

Preface

Unsigned clipping of galley proof for prefatory essay attributed to Theodore Dwight about Lamine Kebe and "Mohammedism" in Africa. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web si... more

Court-martial of Major N. Ward Cady

Court-martial of Major N. Ward Cady

Also available in digital form.

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