Karpeles Manuscript Library
21 West Anapamu Street
Santa Barbara, California 93101
This library preserves the largest collection of original manuscripts and documents in the world, with the archives containing literature, religion, history, science, and art. Highlights of the collection include the original draft of the Bill of Rights of the United States, the original manuscript of The Wedding March, Einstein's description of his theory of relativity, the Thanksgiving Proclamation signed by George Washington, and Roget's Thesaurus.