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Creators:
Military History, Division of, NMAH, SI.
O'Gan, Patri C.
Vining, Margaret,
Dates:
circa 1850-2015
Size:
30 linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAH-AF.0001
Repository:
Division of Armed Forces, National Museum of American History

This collection contains primary material such as articles, periodicals, autobiographical and personal records, photographs, correspondence, military records and regulations, official documents, audio and video recordings, and significant literature and images created by, for, and as documentation of women’s interaction with military institutions in America from the eighteenth century to the present. Secondary materials address not only American women’s military history but also the worldwide military-related experiences of women since Antiquity. The collection documents women as military volunteers, soldiers, officers, nurses, contractors, and war workers, as well as members of military families and volunteers in war-related activities.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History, Dwight D. Eisenhower Institute for Historical Research
Dates:
circa 1964-1984
Size:
3.3 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 377
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History, Division of Armed Forces History
Dates:
circa 1952-1989 with related materials from 1883
Size:
14.5 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-112
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of exhibition records of the National Museum of American History (NMAH), Division of Armed Forces History, as well as material dating back to the Division of Naval History before it merged with the Division of Military History to form the Division of Armed Forces History in 1985. The records primarily include the s...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for the Sciences
Dates:
circa 1971-1994
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-074
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include the correspondence and memoranda of H. Wallace Sinaiko, pertaining to conference planning, Manpower R&D Program Committee briefings, personal research, and issues of TTCP and IUS; administrative files concerning budget, contract proposals, and personnel; minutes of meetings; conference reports; professional articles ...

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
circa 1810-1980
Size:
35 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 2: Armed Forces contains circa 3,400 pieces of sheet music and song folios documenting the military history of the United States; there are only a handful of foreign imprints. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
Hardy, Thora M. Plitt, 1902-
Dates:
1940-1948
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7144
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Servicemembers Legal Defense Network.
Dates:
1975-2009, undated
bulk 1993-2008
Size:
7.5 Cubic feet (, 23 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1282
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains records and research material produced and collected by Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN), a lobbying and legal assistance organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender servicepersons. They were instrumental in overturning the United States Department of Defense's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy.

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Creators:
Ishimoto, Norman
McGovern, Melvin
Nitta, Eugene T.
Tanaka, Peter, Dr.
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Dates:
1900s-1988
Size:
1 cubic foot (3 boxes and 1 oversized folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0305
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection is an assortment of souvenirs and memorabilia, which have survived the years since World War II. Many of them, Christmas cards, high school graduation programs, notes to friends, snapshots, and photographic prints in the form of dance programs reflect the interests and concerns of all teenagers. There are camp newsletters and Japanes...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.
Dates:
Ongoing
Size:
Ongoing
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1183.H
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The Technical Reference Files comprise an artificial collection that currently contains 1,900 cubic feet of aviation and space related materials, organized in 22 subject series. File materials include photographs, press releases, clippings, correspondence, reports, and brochures, on individuals, organizations, events, and objects.

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Creators:
Plummer-Arnold family
Dates:
circa 1880-2005
circa 2005
bulk 1880-1955
Size:
1.44 linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-038
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, spanning the late 19th century to 2005 with the bulk from circa 1880 to circa 1955, measures 1.44 linear feet and documents the daily lives and activities of the Plummer-Arnold family and the military career of Henry Vinton Plummer. The collection consists of 48 color and black-and-white photographs and a framed certificate, letter, and two DVDs regarding the honorable discharge of Henry Vinton Plummer. The photographs are undated.

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