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Creators:
Stern, Michael, 1946-
Stern, Jane
Dates:
1890-2008
Size:
17 Cubic feet (41 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1392
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Jane and Michael Stern's travels across the United States collecting data for their books on American material culture subjects, with particular emphasis on food and dining.

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Creators:
Davis, Mary
Dates:
1994 May.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 35mm)
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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Dates:
1918 Jun. 28
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/2 size; Multi-color, 70.5 x 53 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: Cowboy writing at desk with second man holding a "PLEGE W.S.S." Note. Other Image(s): 1) Rope and spur 2) Pick and shovel Caption: "Out where the West begins"

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Creators:
Santa Fe Railroad
Dates:
circa 1940
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/2 size; Monochrome, 92 x 61 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (black and white, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Black-and-white illustration of five men preparing a skirt steak at the side of a fire indoors. They are shown wearing the wide pants, large belts, bolos and carrying Matte pipes considered typical of the pampas (prairies) of Argentina. They are within a large tent-like hall made of wood, skins and blankets. These men are gauchos, the equivalent of...

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The word "Salinas" is in large block letters with a cowboy hat over the "S" and "A." Within each letter is a different scene: "S" is Unions High School, "A" is a lettuce field, "L" is Pinnacle Point, "I" is among the big trees, "N" is Monterey County Courthouse, and A-S is Main street looking north. In front of the letters is a cowboy riding a hors...

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Creators:
Caverna Hotel, La
Myers Printing Co.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (black/white, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Illustration of a hotel in the upper-right hand corner. The middle of the postcard shows a man dressed as a cowboy (boots, hat, bandana) riding either a horse or donkey. The animal is galloping through the air and the cowboy hangs on to the bridle and saddle, almost falling off. Postcard is an advertisement for the Hotel La Caverna in Carlsbad, New...

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
La Caverna Hotel / Myers Printing Co., Carlsbad, N.M.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Illustration: hotel La Caverna and a man in cowboy gear barely holding onto the saddle in his haste to reach La Caverna.

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Creators:
Stanley-Brown, Joseph, 1858-1941
Dates:
circa 1888-1898
Size:
460 Lantern slides (circa)
27 mounted panoramas (each made from 3-5 prints) (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.54
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lantern slides, probably largely collected by Joseph Stanley-Brown while stationed at Dutch Harbor in charge of the Pribilof Island seal fisheries, from 1890-1898. Images of Alaska include scenery, towns, seal hunting and preparation, fishing, whaling, boats, churches, livestock, Eskimos and Aleuts, and the Chilkoot Pass and images relating to the...

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