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Dates:
1920-195-
Size:
6 items (26 x 34 cm. or smaller.)
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.MSS001766A
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
Dates:
[1825?]
Size:
155 pages ([i.e. 165], [34], ill. (some col.), 24 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.MSS1006B
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

On making, using, and transporting the guns, mortar, ammunition, etc. of the British Army c. 1825. Profusely illustrated with watercolors and ink diagrams, charts, and tables.

Creators:
Bureau Issues Association.
Sloane, George B.
Southgate, H. M. (Hugh McLellan), 1871-1940
United States. Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
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Dates:
[189-?]-1940
Size:
27 v. (approximately 6,900 p.) ; 1 index v. (29 cm. +)
Collection ID:
SIL-NPM.XXXX-0012
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

The collection consists chiefly of hand-written notes made by Southgate on a wide range of postal history topics and related matters, generally on lined or graph paper measuring 25 x 15 cm. or smaller, for keeping in triple-post binders. Some of the notes were made in "Lefax" or other commercially-available notebooks. The collection includes numerous mounted newsclippings, brochures, and excerpted articles from philatelic journals, as well as statistical data, advertisements, copies of correspondence, and diagrams made by Southgate to illustrate plate variations, etc.

Creators:
Alexander, Robert Percival
Love, Charles M.
Dates:
1794-1984
Size:
31 boxes ((circa 2000 items))
Collection ID:
SIL-RA.XXXX-0008
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Materials collected by Robert P. Alexander, acquired by him chiefly between 1975 and 1985. The collection includes photocopied, reprinted, or excerpted articles from periodicals and chapters from books, abstracts, copies of typed manuscripts, and some non-book format materials (e.g. sound recordings, slides, etc.). The source of each item is generally typed or handwritten on the piece, although the source is not recorded in every case. Some soft-bound longer monographic works are also included in the collection. The collection includes materials issued from the late 18th century (i.e., in modern editions or photocopies) through the first half of the 1980s, with the bulk of the collection dating from the late 19th century onwards.

Creators:
Spicer, Peter, 1795-1873
Dates:
1805-1806
Size:
1 volume (53 pages , 33 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.qMSS001770
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Notebook kept by Peter Spicer for recording arithmetical concepts and exercises as a young student, with an emphasis on business and bookkeeping-related skills. Some of the topics covered include: Federal money; simple interest; brokerage; insurance; compound interest; annuities; loss and gain; conjoined proportion; vulgar fractions; decimal fractions; arithmetical progression; and geometrical progression; among others.

Creators:
De Peyster, J. Watts (John Watts), 1821-1907
Dates:
[186-?]
Size:
1 album (40 leaves, all ill. (some col.), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.UC480.F71
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

A scrapbook of miscellaneous illustrations of European military uniforms, historical costumes, and some ecclesiastical architecture, featuring both engravings and original artwork (ink sketches and watercolor paintings).The uniforms, with examples from the Prussian, Hanoverian, Austrian, and other armies, date mostly from the first half of the 19th century. The historical costumes are chiefly from the early modern period, and are mostly Italian.

Creators:
Aero Club of America.
Booth, Franklin, 1874-1948, bookplate designer
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.).
Moses, Raphael Jacob, 1844-1909
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Dates:
1897-1906
Size:
1 volume ((various pagings), ill., 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-RR.TL513.U572
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
Creators:
Goddard, Robert Hutchings, 1882-1945.
United States. Patent Office.
Dates:
1914-1956
Size:
2 volumes ((various pagings), ill., 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-RR.TL513.G57
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
Creators:
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.). Aeronautical Archives
Landauer, Bella Clara, 1874-
United States. Patent Office.
Dates:
1844-1906
Size:
4 volumes (ill., 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-RR.TL513.U57u
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
Creators:
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910
Mouillard, Louis-Pierre, 1834-1897
Young, Pearl I.
Dates:
1890-1897
Size:
1 volume ([2], 337 [i.e. 346] leaves, ill., 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-RR.TL540.C45A2
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
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