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George Washington letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-GAR-021
Overview This collection includes six letters, two printed certificates, and an inscribed set of two volumes of Buffon's Natural History Abridged, all signed by George Washington between 1776 and 1798.

Janney family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0572
Overview The Janney family papers include correspondence, photographs, marriage certificates, photocopies of family trees, and travel diaries. The collection spans the 19th and 20th centuries.

Lester Dequaine collection on Rosa Ponselle

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0004
Overview The most sought-after soprano of the 1920s and 1930s, Rosa Ponselle (née Rosa Ponzillo, 1897–1981) began her musical career in a vaudeville act with her sister Carmela Ponselle. Upon hearing Rosa Ponselle for the first time, Enrico Caruso took her under his wing and they appeared on the Metropolitan Opera stage together in La Forza del Destino and La Juive. She would go on to sing the title role in the Metropolitan's revival of...
Found in: Peabody Archives

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Adams, John Quincy , 1767-1848 1
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Canova, Antonio, 1757-1822 1