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Creators:
Smithsonian Associates
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Discovery Theater website as it existed on August 3, 2018. The website, maintained by the Smithsonian Associates, provides information about its children's shows. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-059
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website for the Human Origins Initiative as it existed on August 7, 2018. The website includes information about human evolution research, human evolution evidence, and human characteristics. It also includes resources for teachers and students and maps of the David H. Koch Hall of Human Origins at the National ...

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Creators:
Consortium for the Barcode of Life
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 19-055
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Barcode of Wildlife Project website as it existed on November 15, 2017. The website is maintained by the Consortium for the Barcode of Life (CBOL), an international initiative devoted to developing DNA barcoding as a global standard for the identification of biological species since 2004. The CBOL Secretariat ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Great Americans Award Program website as it existed on January 22, 2018. The Great Americans Award honors those who have provided visionary leadership for the United States. The website includes information about the program as well as the award recipients. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1055
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Postcards depicting lighthouses in the United States and Canada.

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Creators:
Scarpitta, Salvatore, 1919-2007
Dates:
1934-2011
Size:
3.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.scarsalv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor, painter, and race car driver Salvatore Scarpitta measure 3.1 linear feet and date from 1934 to 2012. The papers include personal and professional letters from friends and galleries, exhibition and loan files, legal records pertaining to Scarpitta's estate, financial records, a scrapbook, photographs, printed material, and video recordings.

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Creators:
Architectural League of New York
Dates:
1880s-1974
Size:
114.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.archleag
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Architectural League of New York measure 114.9 linear feet and date from 1880s-1974 (bulk 1927-1968). The League's mission "to advance the art of architecture" is documented through administrative and business records, committee records and officers' files, exhibition files, records of functions and events, correspondence, publicity files, photographs, lantern slides, and 16 scrapbooks.

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Office of the Director
Dates:
1920s-1970s
Size:
17.37 cu. ft. (33 document boxes) (1 3x5 box) (2 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 285
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Offices of the Director and Deputy Director, National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT) maintained these photographs as a reference file. The majority of the photographs document the history of NMHT and its predecessors; included are views of exhibits, buildings, events, and some specimens. Some materials date to when the museum ...

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Office of the Director
Dates:
1944-1975
Size:
51 cu. ft. (102 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 276
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records partially cover the administration of Alexander Wetmore and A. Remington Kellogg as directors of the United States National Museum; more fully the tenures of Frank A. Taylor, John C. Ewers and Robert P. Multhauf, as directors of the Museum of History and Technology (MHT); and Daniel J. Boorstin and Brooke Hindle, as directors ...

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Creators:
Bishop, John Wallis (Jack)
Dates:
1918-1936
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 slim legal document case)
Collection ID:
NASM.1988.0086
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

John (Jack) Wallis Bishop was born June 8, 1892, in Berlin, Maryland. He was trained as a pilot at the US Army School of Military Aeronautics at Cornell University in 1917 and subsequently enlisted in Canada and was assigned to the 66th Squadron of the Royal Flying Corps (RFC) at the front for 14 months in northern Italy. He shot down two enemy aircraft and participated in 22 low altitude bombing raids. In the 1930s, he became a flying instructor and pilot at Roosevelt Field. Bishop was killed in a flying accident at Roosevelt Field on August 30, 1936. This collection contains materials from Bishop's career as a pilot, including a diary, logbooks, newsletters, permits, photographs, and articles.

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