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829 documents — Page 81 of 83
Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1920s-1970s
Size:
33 cu. ft. (33 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-068
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives,

This accession consists of records that constitute the morgue files for the Science Service, and as such contain past articles, press releases and other materials pertaining to medical, psychological, and sociological issues. In addition are supplemental correspondence, photographs, news clippings, scientific papers and articles, obituaries and related topical information.

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Creators:
Smithson, Robert
Dates:
1905-1987, bulk 1952-1987
Size:
14.9 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.smitrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor, writer, and earthworks artist Robert Smithson and his wife, sculptor, filmmaker, and earthworks artist Nancy Holt measure 14.9 linear feet and date from 1905 to 1987, with the bulk of the material dating from 1952 to 1987. The papers consist of Smithson's biographical material; business and personal correspondence, much of it with artists; interview transcripts; extensive writings and project files; financial records; printed material; a scrapbook of clippings; holiday ca ...

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Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957
Dates:
1890-1998
Size:
400 linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

These records document the governance and programmatic activities of the Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation (MAI) from its inception in 1904 until its sublimation by the Smithsonian Institution in 1990. The types of materials present in this collection include personal and institutional correspondence, individual subject files, minutes and annual reports, financial ledgers, legal records, expedition field notes, research notes, catalog and object lists, publications, clippings, flyers ...

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Creators:
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company.
Dates:
1815-1966
Size:
72 cubic feet, 245 boxes, 1 oversize folder
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0071
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of records primarily of the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company. Additionally, there are records of the Lehigh Navigation Coal Company and subsidiary companies including the Alliance Coal Mining Company. These records mostly describe anthracite mining in the vicinity of Mauch Chuck and Summit Hill, Pennsylvania. Also included is a smaller amount of material on railroad, canal, and river navigation work of LCNC.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 29-July 10, 2016
Size:
1 cubic foot, approximate
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2016
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smiths ...

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Creators:
Shropshire, Walter. interviewee
Size:
18 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9597
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives,

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program staff conduct interviews with current and retired Smithsonian staff and others who have made significant contributions to the Institution. There are ...

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Creators:
Trimble, Charles E.
National Congress of American Indians.
Harjo, Suzan Shown
Dates:
1933-1990, bulk 1944-1989
Size:
251 Linear feet, 597 archival boxes
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.010
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The National Congress of American Indian (NCAI), founded in 1944, is the oldest nation-wide American Indian advocacy organization in the United States. The NCAI records document the organization's work, particularly that of its office in Washington, DC, and the wide variety of issues faced by American Indians in the twentieth century. The collection is located in the Cultural Resource Center of the National Museum of the American Indian.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.
Dates:
Ongoing
Size:
Ongoing
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX-1183.O
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:
Smithsonian Institution., Management Analysis Office
Dates:
1960-1980, with related records from 1918