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Website Records
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-183
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of four Google+ accounts maintained by units throughout the Smithsonian Institution as they existed on November 26, 2018. Google+ is a third-party social networking site used for interacting with the public and promoting the Institution's activities, exhibitions, and research. Due to technical issues, some content may be missing or …

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Website Records
Dates:
2015-2019
Collection ID:
Accession 20-184
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Twitter account of the Consortium for the Barcode of Life (CBOL) as it existed on July 10, 2019. CBOL is an international initiative devoted to developing DNA barcoding as a global standard for the identification of biological species since 2004. The CBOL Secretariat operates from the National Museum …

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Website Records
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-174
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "National Ethnobotanical Herbarium Online" website as it existed on December 12, 2018, shortly before it was taken offline. The website was a joint project of the Department of Botany and the Department of Anthropology, and allowed researchers to find botanical, cultural, and linguistic data for plants contained …

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Website Records
Dates:
2016-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-004
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 18 Facebook accounts maintained by individual units throughout the Smithsonian Institution. Facebook is a third-party social networking site used for interaction with the general public. The accounts were captured between November 29, 2016, and March 12, 2018. A few accounts were downloaded using Facebook's "archive" feature. Due to technical issues, the …

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Website Records
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 19-006
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the ArtBabble account for the Smithsonian American Art Museum as it existed on April 19, 2017. ArtBabble is a website that showcases high quality art-related video content from more than 50 cultural institutions from around the world. The Smithsonian American Art Museum account includes promotional videos, interviews, lecture recordings …

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Website Records
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 18-207
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 17 Instagram accounts maintained by units throughout the Smithsonian Institution. The accounts were crawled between January 11 and September 29, 2017. Instagram is a program for applying filters to digital photographs and sharing photographs online. Due to technical issues, the crawls of many accounts are incomplete and may not function …

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Fitzmaurice, Koehl, and von Huenefeld Photography
Dates:
1928
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0824
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Hermann Koehl, Baron Guenther von Huenefeld, and James Fitzmaurice piloted the first westward transatlantic flight (1928), from Dublin, Ireland to Greenly Island, Quebec in the "Bremen", a Junkers W-33 monoplane. This collections consists of a signed photograph and a commemorative postcard of the flight.

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Photograph of Amelia Earhart in Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Dates:
May 1932
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1083
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Amelia Mary Earhart (1897-1937) was the first woman to fly (as a passenger) across the Atlantic (1928). On May 29-21, 1932, she made a solo transatlantic flight (Harbor Grace, Newfoundland to Londonderry, Northern Ireland). This collection consists of a photograph of Earhart taken after her landing in Londonderry.

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LZ 129 Hindenburg Disaster Letter
Creators:
Laws, Roger
Dates:
1937
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2022.0013
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one letter, dated May 7, 1937, from Roger Laws to his wife Mildred Laws describing his experience guarding the Zeppelin LZ 129 Hindenburg crash site at Lakehurst Naval Air Station in New Jersey. The collection also contains a photograph of Roger Laws, in uniform, and a photograph of Mildred Laws, both taken in the 1930s and both measuring 4 by 6 inches.

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Women's Air Reserve Regulations
Creators:
Women's Air Reserve
Dates:
1932
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0861
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Women's Air Reserve was an organization formed circa 1932, based along the lines of the United States Army Air Corps, with the objective to train female pilots in practical mechanics and flying so that they would be qualified for military or civic service in the United States in the event of emergency. This collection consists of the first edition booklet of the Women's Air Reserve Regulations.

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