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Bradley Family Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: P0983
Scope and Contents The Bradley Family Photograph Collection contains three cased tintypes showing Charles E. and James E. Bradley. The first tintype shows a man, identified as James Bradley, wearing the uniform of a Zouave unit in the Union Army. The second tintype shows a young man wearing a forage cap and a loose jacket, posed in front of an American flag. This image is also identified as James Bradley, although it does not appear to be the same man. This tintype may instead show Charles Bradley, James'...
Dates: ca. 1863-1879

Robert C. Bradshaw Civil War Ordnance Diary

 Collection
Identifier: A3188
Scope and Contents The diary contains the ordnance stores records maintained by Capt. Robert. C. Bradshaw of Company A, 25th Regiment, Missouri Volunteer Infantry from April 8, 1862, to January 14, 1864. There are twenty-nine pages of text that record quantities of equipment issued to and turned in by Company A. Items include but are not limited to bayonets, cartridges, rifles (also types), screw drivers, waist belts, and cap boxes. The ordnance diary tracks the...
Dates: 1862-1864

Braxton Bragg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A0164
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence of Braxton Bragg, primarily to his wife, that documents his Civil War service in Louisiana, Florida, Kentucky and Tennessee. It also includes several items regarding Bragg's home, Greenwood Plantation, in Louisiana.

Dates: 1856-1876; Majority of material found within 1861-1864

Sam Breadon Collection

 Collection
Identifier: A0167
Scope and Contents

The collection contains printed memorabilia mostly related to the St. Louis Cardinals, including passes (1926-1957); rosters (1938, 1946); schedules (1958, 1960); World Series programs (1931-1944); an All-Star Game program (1940); and sports magazines (1936-1949). Some items relate to the St. Louis Browns baseball club. The collection also contains programs of the irregular conclaves of the Knights of the Cauliflower Ear (1937-1949).

Dates: 1926-1960

Brimmer Funeral Home Records

 Collection
Identifier: A3060
Scope and Contents The collection is arranged alphabetically by type of document and contains one ambulance service account book, funeral accounts, one register of funerals, and some miscellaneous documents and notes. The Ambulance Record Book dates from 1956 to 1962. Entries are chronological, as services were rendered, and include the name of patient, transportation points, billing name and address, and amount charged. Reasons for transport are not included. The ledger reveals that the Brimmer...
Dates: 1899-1962

Ada and Ida Britton Photography Collection

 Collection
Identifier: P1027
Scope and Contents The Ada and Ida Britton Photography Collection contains photographs documenting Ada and Ida’s work with the American Committee for Devastated France (known by its French acronym, C. A. R. D.), as well as Britton family homes, trips, and vehicles. Many of the photographs were likely taken by Ada and Ida, who were avid photographers, although there is little indication as to who specifically took individual photographs. The lantern slides may have been used in public presentations given by the...
Dates: ca. 1890-1920

Britton Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A0178
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of papers and publications relating to the American Committee for Devastated France, dated 1921-1923; publications of the American Red Cross, dated 1918-1920; an inventory of the contents of the residence of F.H. Britton, compiled by the American Appraisal Company, dated 1909; papers and publications relating to automobile associations and automobile tourism, dated 1904-1939; and programs for two annual Gridiron Dinners of the Advertising Club of St. Louis,...
Dates: 1904-1939

Brockman-Fetzer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A2304
Scope and Contents The Brockman-Fetzer Papers consists primarily of personal and business correspondence between Fred W. Brockman and Laura Fetzer. The collection also includes letters from their business contacts regarding their land in Texas. Boxes 1 and 2 consist of Brockman’s letters; boxes 3-6 consist of Fetzer’s letters. Box 6 also includes additional folders: Brockman’s miscellaneous papers; Fetzer’s miscellaneous papers; a folder related to Carrie Fetzer, Laura’s...
Dates: 1904-1922

Jean Ingram Brookes Papers

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Identifier: A0182
Scope and Contents The collection consists of letters, newspaper clippings, and ephemera. The correspondence consists primarily of letters received by Jean Ingram Brookes from her immediate family, friends, and academic associates. The letters contain family news, discussions of international affairs, and some discussions of current affairs such as the Great Depression, World War II, and the assassination of Robert Kennedy. The letters give insight into the family's...
Dates: 1928-1975

Andy J. Brown, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: A3031
Scope and Contents The papers include correspondence, documents, and newspaper clippings relating primarily to the professional and civic activities of Andy J. Brown, Jr., in the City of St. Louis and in his west end neighborhood, presently Visitation Park. There are also a few items from Brown’s parents. The papers are arranged alphabetically by topic and date from 1892 to 2011. The bulk of the papers date from 1952 to 1973. Large date gaps exist from 1907 to 1929, 1942 to 1949, and 1988 to...
Dates: 1892-2011; Majority of material found within 1952-1973

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Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center 560
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United States -- Armed Forces 73
LGBTQ resource 60
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 59
LGBTQ Collecting Initiative 47
Business enterprises -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 40
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Missouri -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 33
World War, 1914-1918 32
Families -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 29
African Americans -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 27
United States -- Politics and government 26
World War, 1939-1945 21
Gay community -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 20
Portrait Photographs 17
World War, 1939-1945 -- France 17
Missouri -- Politics and government 16
Real property -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 16
Indians of North America 14
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 13
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel 13
Deeds -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 12
Lesbian community -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 12
Advertising -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 11
African American women -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 11
Civil Rights -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 11
Families -- Missouri 11
Segregation -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 11
Steamboats 11
African American Collecting Initiative, 2013- 9
Artists -- Missouri 9
California -- Gold discoveries 9
Mexican War, 1846-1848 9
Race Relations -- Missouri -- St. Louis 9
Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence 9
Cholera -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- 1849 8
Diaries 8
Europe -- Description and travel 8
Fur trade -- United States 8
Gay pride celebrations -- Missouri 8
German Americans -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 8
Legislators -- Missouri 8
Love-letters 8
Oral history 8
United States -- History -- War of 1812 8
World War, 1914-1918 -- France 8
Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 7
Clubs -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 7
Deeds -- Missouri -- Saint Louis County 7
Jews -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 7
Lawyers -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 7
Mississippi -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 7
Protest movements -- Missouri -- Ferguson 7
Race discrimination -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 7
Race relations -- Missouri -- Ferguson 7
Real property -- Missouri -- Saint Louis County 7
Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 7
Veterans -- United States 7
Architectural photography 6
Baseball -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
Civic leaders -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
Commencement ceremonies 6
Discrimination in housing -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
Education -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
Finance, Personal 6
Legislators -- United States 6
Louisiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 6
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) -- History 6
Military discharge 6
Public schools -- Saint Louis -- Missouri 6
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- History -- 19th century 6
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- Social life and customs 6
Soldiers -- United States 6
Speeches, addresses, etc 6
Teachers -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
Theater -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 6
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 6
AIDS (Disease)--United States 5
Advertising -- United States 5
African American business enterprises 5
African Americans 5
Alabama -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
American poetry -- Women authors 5
Businessmen -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
City planning -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
Civil rights 5
Civil rights workers -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
Gay men -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
Group portraits 5
Indians of North America -- Wars -- West (U.S.) 5
Kentucky -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
Music -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
Police -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
Police shootings -- Missouri -- Ferguson 5
Police-community relations -- Missouri -- Ferguson 5
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Presidential campaigns 5
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 5
Scrapbooks 5
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Language
English 683
French 49
German 36
Spanish; Castilian 14
Italian 4
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Names
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) 11
Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.) 9
Brown, Michael, Jr., 1996-2014 8
Prince, Vida Goldman Sister, 1933- 8
United States. Navy 8
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Confederate States of America. Army 7
Gephardt, Richard A. (Richard Andrew), 1941- 7
Oldham, Marian, 1927-1994 6
St. Louis Public Schools (Saint Louis, Mo.) 6
Congress of Racial Equality 5
Eliot, William Greenleaf, 1811-1887 5
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 5
Missouri Historical Society 5
NAACP (Organization) 5
Oldham, Charles R., 1922-2006 5
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 5
Bates, Edward, 1793-1869 4
Delassus, Charles Dehault, 1767-1842 4
Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809 4
Saint Louis (Mo.). Metropolitan Police Department 4
St. Louis Cardinals (Baseball team) 4
St. Louis Committee of Racial Equality (1947-) 4
American Red Cross 3
Bates, Frederick, 1777-1825 3
Best, Joyce, 1928- 3
Best, Stephen R., 1926-2014 3
Boy Scouts of America 3
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 3
Clark, William, 1770-1838 3
Dagen, Margaret W., 1919-2002 3
Eliot family 3
Famous Barr Co. (Saint Louis, Mo.) 3
Freeman, Frankie Muse, 1916-2018 3
Fremont, John Charles, 1813-1890 3
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841 3
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 3
Moore, Gwendolyn R. 3
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. St. Louis Branch 3
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Youth Council 3
Phyllis Wheatley Branch YWCA (Saint Louis, Mo.) 3
Rosen, Yvonne A. Marglous (Bonnie), 1928- 3
Schankman, Irv, 1924-2004 3
Seay, Norman R., 1932-2019 3
Stoddard, Amos, 1762-1813 3
Teasdale, Sara, 1884-1933 3
Teneau, Billie Coil Ames, 1925- 3
United States. Army 3
United States. Coast Guard 3
Urban League (Saint Louis, Mo.) 3
Western Sanitary Commission 3
Wired Women Dance, Inc. (Saint Louis, Mo.) (1983-2004) 3
Witherspoon, Fredda, Dr., 1918-1996 3
ACT UP/St. Louis (1990-) (Saint Louis, Mo.) 2
Ahrens, William L., 1917-1997 2
American Civil Liberties Union of Eastern Missouri 2
American Institute of Architects. Saint Louis Chapter 2
Belcher's Sugar Refining Company 2
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1782-1858 2
Black, Gurdon Gilmore, 1880-1953 2
Bradley, Charles E., 1845-1927 2
Bradley, James E., 1838-1887 2
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836 2
Campbell, Robert, 1804-1879 2
Carson, Elizabeth Chapin, 1897-1983 2
Carson, Norman Bruce, Dr., 1844-1931 2
Carson, William Glasgow Bruce, 1891-1976 2
Center for Hearing and Speech 2
Chouteau, Pierre, 1789-1865 2
Clark, Samuel Bromley, 1928-2014 2
Corbett, Katharine T., 1935- 2
Cureton, Carol 2
Dagen, Irvin (Irv), 1912-1998 2
Darby, John Fletcher, 1803-1882 2
Delassus Deluzières, Pierre Charles de Hault, 1738-1806 2
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority 2
Dependahl, Edward R., 1895-1963 2
Dependahl, Mildred O'Toole 2
Dorrill Studio (1929-1966) 2
Dougherty, John, Major, 1791-1860 2
Dougherty, Lewis B. (Bissell), 1828-1925 2
Dreer, Vivian McField, 1916-2006 2
Ferguson (Mo.) 2
Frenzel, Milton, 1913-1986 2
Frenzel, Virginia, 1913-2005 2
Fruin-Colnon Contracting Company 2
Gamble, Hamilton Rowan, 1798-1864 2
Garlington, Elizabeth White, 1909-2006 2
Glasgow, William, Jr. (William Ross), 1813-1892 2
Goldenrod (Showboat) 2
Grant, David M., 1903-1985 2
Hadley Vocational School (Saint Louis, Mo.) 2
Hardge, Ernestine R. 2
Hayes, Walter Lee, 1923-1998 2
Hazard, R.R. 2
Home of the Friendless (Saint Louis, Mo.) 2
Huston, J, Lady 2
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 2
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 2
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 2
Jones, Brenda L. (Lee), 1948- 2
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