Elizebeth Smith Friedman Collection
Wife of William F. Friedman, Elizebeth Friedman was an expert cryptologist in her own right. She played a leading role in cracking criminal and military codes and was a pioneer in government cryptology. Elizebeth Friedman collaborated with her husband on The Shakespearean Ciphers Examined as well as studying the Beale Treasure and the Voynich Manuscript.
The collection contains correspondence, government files, personal investigations, personal materials, newspaper clippings, and journals.