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Creators:
Biodiversity Heritage Library Consortium
Dates:
2016-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-034
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Google+ account of the Biodiversity Heritage Library Consortium (BHL). BHL is a consortium of major natural history, botanical, and research libraries that cooperate to digitize and make accessible the literature of biodiversity held in their collections as a part of a global "biodiversity commons." Google+, whic...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-039
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of four Facebook accounts maintained by Smithsonian Institution units, including the National Zoological Park, the National Air and Space Museum, the Smithsonian Latino Center, and the Asian Pacific American Center. Facebook is a third-party social networking site used for interaction with the general public. These ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-037
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three YouTube accounts maintained by various Smithsonian Institution units, including the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, the Smithsonian Libraries, and the Museum Conservation Institute. The accounts were crawled between March 23 and July 17, 2018. YouTube is a video-sharing service that many ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-040
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of websites and subsites maintained by the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) that were slated for removal as part of a process to redesign and consolidate the museum's web presence. Much of the content was incorporated into a more centralized website. Files from the web server were transferred for most of the ...

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Creators:
Smith-Howard, Kendra
Strange, Susan B.
Thompson, Anthony Mills
Toda, Mitchell
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Dates:
1945-2010
Size:
1.15 Cubic feet (4 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1131
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An artificial collection of diverse archival materials relating to weddings, at present organized according to donor. Contents include wedding photographs; invitations; gift registries; contracts; invoices and receipts for expenses incurred; guest lists.

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Creators:
Vetter, David, 1971-1984
Vetter, David J., Jr.
Vetter, Carol Ann
Texas Children's Hospital
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Dates:
1971-1986
Size:
4.6 Cubic feet (9 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1133
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers document David Vetter, a Texas boy with a rare disease known as Severe Combined Immune Deficiency. His life in a special isolation unit received widespread publicity.

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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of History of Technology
Moffat, Reuben
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
Dates:
1852
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1101
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents personal correspondence between Reuben Moffat and his father, John Little Moffat. The materials consist primarily of letters written during the year 1852 and detail Reuben Moffat's attempts to obtain a patent for his electric gold washer and magnetic separator invention.

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Alexander, Clinton B.
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
Clinton B. Alexander Binder Company (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1903-1965
bulk 1921-1955
Size:
6 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1100
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the business records of the Alexander Binder Company, as well as the inventions and creations of Clinton B. Alexander. The collection includes business receipts and forms, pamphlets, drawings, trade literature, notes, patents, correspondence, and material samples.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
Dyer, Randolph N., II
LCL Corporation.
Dates:
1927-ca. 1970.
Size:
3.6 Cubic feet (11 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1170
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists mostly of films and photographs on the subjects of freight and containerization, especially railroad containerization. The containerization of building materials is the subject of most of the photographs, especially cement.

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Creators:
McBride, Harry A.
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Transportation
Dates:
ca. 1940s-1950s.
Size:
4.5 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1171
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of approxiamtely 3,000 views of railroads, railroad equipment, stations, yards and employees. The emphasis is on American railroads, but the collection includes a few views of railroad subjects in Africa, Asia, Central and South America, Europe, Scandinavia and several island nations.

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