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Subject Source: Library of Congress Name Authority File

Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:

European Travel Photo Album, 1908-1911

Identifier: M302.02.0002.00004
Abstract Album of 125 mounted photographs from Switzerland, France, the Austro-Hungarian Empire and Italy, 54 relating to winter sports in St. Moritz. Other scenes include yachting in Cannes, holidays in Rome, Castel Gandolfo and Peruga. The sequence begins in the winter of 1908-1909, and ends in July 1911. With a loose menu card in French from the Palace Hôtel (St. Moritz? Lucerne?), showing an 11-course meal for February 6, 1909. The card (folded to 13 x 15 cm.) is autographed by around 25 fellow...
Dates: 1908-1911

Fracci, Carla, 1970-1976

Identifier: D002.01.0002.0063

Photographs of American Ballet Theatre dancer Carla Fracci with her infant son and also performing on stage.

Dates: 1970-1976

Galli, Rosina (M. Giulio Gatti-Casazza), 1925

Identifier: D002.01.0002.0070

Autographed portrait of Italian ballet dancer Rosina Galli.

Dates: 1925

Greco, Jose, 1974

Identifier: D002.01.0002.0087

Il Circolo Italiano - Why we love Italy, 1958

Identifier: M077.03.0002.0022
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Series 3 contains copies of speeches given by Jack Foster over a period of almost thirty years.

Dates: 1958

Imperial Stamp Collection

Identifier: M285

The Imperial Stamp Collection was housed at the Library and given to Special Collections when that department was organized in the 1960s. The Collection consists of world maps with stamps from the colonies of the Dutch, German, Italian, French and British Empires together with pages for the Belgian Congo and United States possessions.

Dates: 1914-1940

Joe Greco, 1974

Identifier: D002.01.0002.0087.00001

Left to right, Principal of Central Junior High School in Bluefield West Virginia Jack White, Spanish teacher Mrs. John Beckett Jr. and well known Spanish dancer Jose Greco smile for a newspaper photograph.

Dates: 1974

Maps and Travel Information: Classical Lands, The Mediterranean Map

Identifier: M015.12.0004.0073

Maps and Travel Information: Classical Lands, The Mediterranean Map

Dates: 1916, 1940s-1950s

Oral History Interview with Bill Putnam, 2001 May 12

Identifier: OH14Putnam
Abstract Oral history interview of Bill Putnam, who served as treasurer and President of the American Alpine Club, discussed club members, relationships, and politics of the organization, including the large rift regarding the move of American Alpine Club offices. Putnam describes some of his climbs in British Columbia, Montana, Alaska, New York, Colorado, Italy, and other places. Many times Putnam mentioned several trips to the Silkirk Mountains. Putnam talked of his experiences in the Army during...
Dates: 2001 May 12

Oral History Interview with Robert Bates, 2000 November 10

Identifier: OH2Bates
Abstract Oral history interview with Robert Bates, an eminent American Alpine Club member. Bates enumerates his climbs of Mount McKinley, Mount Washington, K2, White Mountains, the Alps, Mount Alverstone, Mount Hubbard, Mount Russell, and more. Bates described his college education and Ph.D., his early experience surveying, and his early climbs. Bates discussed in detail his 1938 K2 climb and the ensuing challenges such as his teammate surviving Dengue Fever, multiple attempts to set up base camp,...
Dates: 2000 November 10