Personal papers comprised of letters, articles and printed items relating to John Hardy, Sen. Jacob Javits, John F. Kennedy, Robert Lax and Thomas Merton, John S. Monagan, Raymond Roseliep, and Mark Van Doren.
[Folders 16:10 - 18:64] Contains manuscripts of articles by CBL. Includes drafts and typescripts of speeches/addresses. Arrangement of speeches is roughly by location/Foreign Service post. Also included is reference material and notes kept by CBL for speech writing. Manuscripts and speeches by others are also included in this series, as well as information files used by CBL in preparation for his speeches.
The Barnes Collection is the photographic morgue file of the Barnes Company, which specialized in the production of albums reproducing the faces and giving capsule biographies of members of Congress during the latter part of the nineteenth century. The collection includes 501 imperial carte de visite photographs, principally of members of Congress from 1872 to 1876, many of the photographs being embellished by added signatures trimmed from letters or other documents.