Curatorial Records,
1839-2001

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 16-342
Creators:
National Museum of American History Division of the History of Technology
Dates:
1839-2001
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records primarily created by Carl W. Mitman during his tenure as Curator of the Division of Mechanical Technology, 1921-1932, and Head Curator of the Department of Arts and Industries, 1932-1948, United States National Museum. These files create a biographical sketch of a multitude of engineers, inventors, and industrialists. Materials include correspondence, images, clippings, drawings, illustrations, negatives, phonograph records, and other related materials.

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Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-342, National Museum of American History Division of the History of Technology, Curatorial Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Mitman, Carl Weaver, 1889- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Department of Arts and Industries Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Division of Mechanical Technology Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Engineering Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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