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Creators:
Clark, George Howard, 1881-1956
Dates:
circa 1880-1950
Size:
220 Cubic feet (534 boxes, 25 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0055
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection forms a documentary record of over half a century of the history of radio, with the greatest emphasis on the period 1900-1935. The collection includes materials that span the entire history of the growth of the radio industry. It is useful for those historians and other researchers interested in technological development, economic history, and the impact of applications of technology on American life.

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Creators:
Frick Company, George (Waynesboro, Pa.)
Dates:
1852-1961
bulk 1860-1920
Size:
26 Cubic feet (49 boxes, 4 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0293
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection documents, in correspondence, publications, forms, paperwork, drawings, newspaper clippings, diplomas and photographs, the operations and products of the Frick Company of Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, manufacturers of steam-powered engines (portable, stationary, and traction), sawmills, threshing machines, grain separators and other mechanized agricultural harvesting implements, refrigeration, mechanical cooling systems, and ice making plants, from its founding in 1852 through 1961.

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Creators:
Jackson, H. Edwin, 1907-1989
Dates:
1933-1941.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0861
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

H. Edwin Jackson created this scrapbook of radio stars while living in Chicago, Illinois during the Great Depression.

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Creators:
Plummer-Arnold family
Dates:
circa 1950s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print , black and white, 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-038
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Description written on verso: Cousin Francine Bailey, Granddaughter of Laura Glascow Bailey-Robinson (Grandma Plummer's youngest sister).

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Creators:
Plummer-Arnold family
Dates:
circa 1950s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print , black and white, 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-038
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Description written on verso: Uncle "son" Robert Glascow Plummer mama's only brother, born in Washington, DC on December 5, 1911. Died in Washington, DC on July 5, 1984.

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Dates:
1950
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.archleag
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Bridgewater, Herbert Ford, 1908-1970
Bridgewater, Leon Archibald, 1905-1968
Harrell, Charles Henry, 1878-1948
Harrell, Mary Bridgewater, 1893-1981
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Dates:
1880-2017
undated
Size:
21 Cubic feet (64 document boxes, one oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1385
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers and photographs documenting the lives and descendants of Samuel and Mamie Anderson Bridgewater of Helena, Montana.

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Creators:
Du Mont, Allen B. (Allen Balcom), 1901-1965
Dates:
1884-1965
Size:
46 Cubic feet (150 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0018
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

While the collection is focused rather specifically on the development of television in America, including technical details, legal proceedings, marketing and advertisement, and manufacturing, it is also a rich source for the history of American advertising, work cultures, sales, and entertainment. There is also information about radio, mostly in p...

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Creators:
Plummer-Arnold family
Dates:
circa 1940s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print , black and white, 5 x 7 in.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-038
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Description written on verso: Cousin Ann Dade-wife of cousin Moses Dade, (son of Mabel glascow Dade-grandma Plummer's oldest sister).

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Creators:
Plummer-Arnold family
Dates:
circa 1946
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print , black and white, 10 x 8 in.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-038
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Description attached to image: Granddaddy-Robert Francis Plummer and Grandma-Florence Ellen Glascow Plummer beingt honored by Magnolia Council, IBPOE. Family members present are Cousin Harry and Aunt Rosa, Uncle Norman and Aunt Laura, and Daisy.

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