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  • Inventory of the Kingsley Amis Papers, 1941-1995
    individual manuscript pieces by Martin Amis Sir John Betjeman Elizabeth Jane Howard and George Melly Manuscripts by Amis of particular interest include Difficulties with Girls unfinished novel not the novel of the same title published in 1988 notes corrected draft additional draft pages summary of unwritten ending and statement of reasons for not publishing the novel AMS 19 22 Notebook contains random notes for characters dialogue etc ca 1969 1981 AMS 76 Poems the earliest literary manuscripts in the collection 1941 1944 AMS 95 Who Else Is Rank early unpublished novel co written with E Frank Coles 1944 1945 AMS 180 181 Also 3 letters from Amis to Coles discussing the novel AMS 185 187 Background Kingsley Amis was born in London on April 16 1922 the son of William Robert and Rosa Annie Lucas Amis Following service in the British Army from 1942 to 1945 and first class honors in English at St John s College Oxford Amis was a lecturer in English at University College of Swansea Wales from 1949 to 1961 He subsequently became a Fellow of Peterhouse Cambridge University 1961 1963 and held visiting professorships at Princeton and Vanderbilt Universities Restrictions The literary copyright is owned

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  • Finding Aid for the Daniel Ammen Papers, 1836-1898
    as Secretary of the Isthmian Canal Commission 1872 76 He was also an advocate of a Nicaraguan canal route a representative of the U S at the Interoceanic Canal Congress in Paris 1879 and designer the Ammen ram The collection contains correspondence papers documents photographs dueling pistols and blueprints concerning Admiral Ammen s career in the U S Navy his activities as Secretary of the Isthmian Canal Commission 1872 1876 as representative from the U S to the Interoceanic Canal Congress at Paris in 1879 and his various efforts in support of the Nicaraguan canal route The collection also contains papers relating to the design and construction of the Ammen ram Background Ammen was born on May 16 1819 was boyhood friend of Ulysses S Grant became a midshipman in 1836 undertook long voyages to China and Japan 1845 47 went on expedition up the Paraguay River 1853 54 sailed on Pacific cruise 1857 60 in Civil War took part in the attack upon Port Royal in the gunboat Seneca and participated in the bombardment of Fort McAllister in the monitor Patapsco was called from sea duty through President Grant s influence in charge of the Bureau of Yards and Docks and the Bureau of Navigation 1868 78 was named Secretary of the Isthmian Canal Commission 1872 76 where he became an advocate of a Nicaraguan canal route represented the U S at the Interoceanic Canal Congress in Paris 1879 designed the Ammen ram a small coast defense vessel one of which the Katahdin was built and accepted for service wrote several books including The Old Navy and the New 1891 died at Ammendale near Washington D C on July 11 1898 Extent 4 boxes 2 linear ft 1 oversize folder Restrictions Property rights to the physical object belong to

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  • Overview of the Julio Amoedo interviews
    View entire collection guide PDF 76 72 Kb HTML Search this collection Entire Collection Guide Online Items Collection Overview Table of contents Description Relates to the Cuban revolution of 1959 Interviews conducted by Keith Botsford Typed transcript Background Argentine ambassador to Cuba Extent 1 folder 0 1 linear feet Restrictions For copyright status please contact the Hoover Institution Archives Availability May not be used without permission of J Amoedo K

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  • Finding aid to the Ellen Amos and Family Letters MS.501
    in Wawona Mariposa County near Yosemite area in the early 1900s Collection of letters to Ellen Amos from her children and other family members Letters span from 1909 to 1927 and includes the time when Mrs Amos s son Eddie was in the army and France during World War I Background Ellen Mrs Joe Amos and family were Miwok Indians residing in Mariposa County California Ellen Amos lived in Wawona Mariposa County near Yosemite area in the early 1900s and she sometimes visited in Miami California Joe Amos is her second husband Extent 0 25 Linear feet 12 folders Restrictions Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder which must also be obtained by the reader Availability Collection is open for research Appointments to view materials are required To make an appointment please visit http theautry org research research rules and application or contact library staff at

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  • Amos Parmalee Catlin Collection, 1850-1900
    1900 Creator Contributor Catlin Amos Parmalee 1823 1900 creator Creator Contributor Currey John 1814 1912 Creator Contributor Cutler Luther C Creator Contributor Judah Anna 1828 1895 Abstract Business papers correspondence legal papers Natomas Company papers scrapbooks Date 1850 issued Subject Judah Theodore D Theodore Dehone 1828 1863 Natomas Water and Mining Company California Politics and government 1850 1950 Pacific railroads Early projects California History 1850 1950 San Francisco Calif History

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  • Amos Pinchot papers, 1914-1941.
    161 No online items Offline Contact UC Berkeley Bancroft Library Collection Overview Title Amos Pinchot papers 1914 1941 Creator Contributor Pinchot Amos 1873 1944 creator Abstract Correspondence press releases and pamphlets relating to Pinchot s political interests including activities of the America First Committee Duplicates from the Pinchot Collection in the Library of Congress Date 1914 issued Subject America First Committee United States Politics and government Physical Description 549 p

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  • Guide to the Ampex Collection Addenda ARS.0109
    box 1 folder 17 open reel tapes three 5 reels nine 7 reels four 10 5 reels one 12 reel Restrictions Property rights reside with repository Publication and reproduction rights reside with the creators or their heirs To obtain permission to publish or reproduce please contact the Head Librarian of the Archive of Recorded Sound Availability Open for research material must be requested at least two business days in advance

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  • Preliminary Guide to the Ampex Corporation Records
    Artifacts including audio and video recording devices recordings and memorabilia formerly comprising the Ampex Museum collection approximately 25 000 photographs including negatives and prints and related indexes documents in hard copy or microfilm form including manuals memos sales materials public relations materials articles drawings engineering notes specifications and manuscripts and other miscellaneous material relating to the history of the Ampex Corporation and the recording industry Background Founded in 1944 in San Carlos California by Alexander M Poniatoff an electrical engineer born in Russia Ampex is a technology leader in high performance digital information recording and storage products utilized in a variety of fields including scientific government finance telecommunications manufacturing data processing oil and gas exploration engineering aerospace film and video Primarily known for their mass storage systems instrumentation data recorders helical scan tape drives robotic storage libraries post production switchers digital special effects tape cartridges and system components Extent circa 577 linear feet Restrictions Property rights reside with the repository Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs To obtain permission to publish or reproduce please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept of Special Collections Availability Collection is open for research materials must be

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