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Creators:
American Petroleum Institute.
Dates:
1860s-1980s, bulk 1955-1990
Size:
45 cubic feet, 119 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0711
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection includes historic photographs, slides and films on subjects relating to all aspects of the petroleum industry, including exploration, drilling, refineries, tankers, pipelines, automobiles, trucks, aviation, refueling, buildings, coal, gasification, plants, mining, surface mining, fields, land reclamation, coastal zone management, corporate public service, educational programs, crude oil, deepwater ports, and watercraft It also documents numerous products other than gasoline produced by the petroleum industry, such as propane, lubricants, heating oil, and plastics.

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Creators:
United Telegraph Workers.
Western Union Telegraph Company.
Dates:
circa 1820-1995
Size:
452 cubic feet, 865 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents in photographs, scrapbooks, notebooks, correspondence, stock ledgers, annual reports, and financial records, the evolution of the telegraph, the development of the Western Union Telegraph Company, and the beginning of the communications revolution. The collection materials describe both the history of the company and of the telegraph industry in general, particularly its importance to the development of the technology in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The collec ...

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Creators:
Revista Aérea Latinoamericana.
Dates:
1937-2003
Size:
61.8 cubic feet, 158 boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.2003.0028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The subject reference files of Revista Aérea Latinoamericana regarding aviation in Latin America during 1937-2003.

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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:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Montgomery Ward.
Sears, Roebuck and Company.
Dates:
circa 1544-1988
Size:
60 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. Subseries 1.1 is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana .

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Creators:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters.
Dates:
1989-1994
Size:
159 Video recordings, U-matic 3/4" video recordings, 15 Linear feet, 15 boxes, 1 Video recordings, VHS 1/2" video recording
Collection ID:
ACMA.2003.7072
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from 1989 to 1994 and measures 15 linear feet, documents the reminiscences of elderly members of various African-American churches in the Atlanta area, as well as individual church histories, outstanding personalities of the South, religious expression in the South, and styles of singing and worship. The collection is comprised of audiovisual materials.

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Creators:
Sturtevant, William C.
Dates:
1952-2007
Size:
220 linear feet, The total extent of the collection is 191.41 linear feet (consisting of 473 document boxes and 2 record boxes) plus 254 sound recordings, 94 computer disks, 42 card file boxes, 85 oversize folders, 9 rolled items, 18 binder boxes, and 3 oversize boxes. Of the total extent, 4.79 linear feet (14 boxes) are restricted.
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of William Curtis Sturtevant and documents his activities as Curator of North American Ethnology at the National Museum of Natural History, his work as the editor-in-chief of the Handbook of North American Indians, his research among the Seminole and Iroquois people, and other professional activities. The collection is comprised of books, sound recordings, research and field notes, realia, artifacts, clippings, microfilm, negatives, slides, photog ...

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Creators:
Myhra, David
Dates:
1913 -1998, bulk 1982-1988
Size:
7.91 Linear feet, 20 boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0065
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection contains interviews with Reimar and Walter Horten that were recorded by David Myhra.

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Creators:
United Shoe Machinery Corporation
Dates:
1898-1987
Size:
145 cubic feet, 296 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0277
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the activities of the United Shoe Machinery Corporation of Beverly, Massachusetts, manufacturers of shoe machinery equipment. The collection consists of engineering records, legal records, research and development records, employee/personnel records, correspondence, company catalogs, product literature, advertising materials, photographs, and moving images.

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1847-1975
Size:
251 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S04
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 4: Songwriters: A "songwriter" for this series is defined as a composer, a lyricist, or both. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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