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Guide to Documents on Enslavement and Free Persons in the Americas, 18th-19th Century

 Collection
Identifier: MS101
Abstract Materials in this small collection pertain to the institution of slavery in the Americas. The documents include correspondence on the slave trade, assignments on chain gangs, bills of sale, manumission papers, and wills and bequests. They also include letters providing character references for free Black people, reports on a school in an African American religious community in Baltimore, Maryland, and an indenture agreement between a printer and an apprentice.
Dates: 1750-1895

Transportation Library Menu Collection

 Collection
Identifier: TL017
Abstract 381 historic airline, ocean liner, and railroad menus, dating from 1928 to the present.
Dates: 1928-present

Nuremberg Trial Collection

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Identifier: MS71
Abstract The Nuremberg Trial Collection consists of materials amassed by Charles J. Gallagher (Northwestern University Law School, 1924), a court reporter. Included are his shorthand notebooks for sessions of the Nuremberg Trials held at the Palace of Justice in Nuremberg, Germany from 1945-1948 to try members of the Nazi regime for crimes committed during World War II. The collection contains copies of some of the transcripts, documents, and affidavits from the trials; some of Gallagher's notes and...
Dates: 1945-1950

William Luke Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: TL010
Abstract The William Luke Photograph Collection is a collection of photographs of buses from at least 60 countries. Each photograph is annotated by William Luke. The dates of publication of the photographs range from 1880 to 2010, and the majority of the photographs were published between 1980 and 1999.
Dates: 1880 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1999