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Creators:
National Museum of American History, Division of Music, Sports, and Entertainment
Dates:
1958-2005
Size:
19 cu. ft. (19 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-142
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Cynthia Adams Hoover (CAH), Curator Emeritus at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), and document her curatorial activities, professional interests, and publications over the years as Assistant Curator of Musical Instruments, 1961-1963; Associate Curator, 1964-1974; and Curator, 1975-2004. ...

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Creators:
Pendergast, Anthony W., 1879-
Music, Sports and Entertainment, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1920s-1970.
Size:
0.5 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0882
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Correspondence, photographs, notes, clippings and other materials relating to Pendergast's research on cigar store Indians.

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Creators:
Strasser, Julie
Nike, Inc.
Strasser, Robert (marketing executive)
Dates:
1970-1990.
Size:
2.5 cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0525
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Videotapes, internal and external company publications, product catalogs and business files relating to Nike's domestic and international marketing and promotions.

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Creators:
Music, Sports and Entertainment, Division of, NMAH, SI
Tom's Hoard House
Culture and the Arts, Division of (NMAH, SI)
Dates:
1889 and undated
Size:
0.05 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1138
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Advertising, postcards, trade cards, and stereographs, depicting African Americans in stereotypical or demeaning ways.

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Creators:
Music, Sports and Entertainment, Division of, NMAH, SI
Friedlein, Gilbert L., 1884-
Friedlein, Gilbert L., Jr., 1921-
Dates:
1880s-1961
Size:
0.33 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0943
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the life of Gilbert L. Friedlein, semi-professional baseball player and grain elevator operator, and his son Gilbert Friedlein, Jr. It includes photographs, a baseball contract, and correspondence.

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Creators:
Poppen, Sherman, 1930-
Dates:
1966 - 2008
Size:
1.5 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1159
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Sherman Poppen Papers document the snurfer, the predecessor of the snowboard that he invented in 1965. The snurfer, a sled that was ridden while standing up, originally consisted of two skis bound together. Snurfer competitions fueled the development of the snowboard as a piece of sporting equipment. This collection contains material describing the snurfer's place in snowboarding history, and the associated business and legal aspects.

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Creators:
De La Hunt, Joyce P., 192?-1986
Ward, Lucille E.
Dates:
circa 1860-1950
Size:
1 cubic foot (5 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0573
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two photograph albums, two scrapbooks, carbon copy typescript of master's thesis, miscellaneous photographs, etc. Scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings about De La Hunt's career as a "girl sports reporter" and articles by her.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
0.33 cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0650
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Included in this collection are the following licenses and identity cards: Laura Bromwell, Aero Club of America Aviator no. 4620; John Milton Bryant, Aero Club of American Aviator no. 208; Frank Coffyn, Aero Club of America Aviator no. 26, National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Helicopter no. 3; Curtis La Q. Day, Aero Club of America Aviator no. 302...

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Creators:
Darby, S. Newman, 1928-2016 ((inventor))
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
April 9, 1999
Size:
18 videocassettes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0838
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Presentation: Darby discusses windsurfing and his invention and development of the sailboard.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery, Dept. of Exhibitions and Collections Management
Dates:
1979-1983, 1988, 2008
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-066
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the various aspects of exhibition development, planning, design and publicity for the exhibition, "Champions of American Sport." This was the first major art exhibit devoted to outstanding American sports personalities and to the aesthetic qualities of sport and human movement. It consisted ...

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