- A document signed by Theodore Roosevelt on April 19, 1906, as the original draft of the first Presidential Disaster Proclamation for the San Francisco earthquake which occurred a day earlier
- Copy of the Treaty of Versailles (1919)
- Contract signed by Thomas Edison
- Essay by British playwright George Bernard Shaw (1940s)
- Document written by philanthropist Andrew Carnegie (1914)
- Mark Twain’s penned dramatic presentation of his play ‘1,002 Arabian Nights’ (1883)
- Letter written by Siamese twins Chang & Eng (1800s)
- Chapter outline for the first six chapters of Charles Dickens’ novel, David Copperfield
- Letters written by US Presidents McKinley, Herbert Hoover and Taft Correspondences by World War II Army officer John Pershing; American nurse Clara Barton (1895).
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
Posted on November 27, 2011 at 4:56:19 am by Kayleen R.