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Creators:
National Museum of American History, Division of Information Technology and Society
Dates:
1984-2004
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials which document the creation and activities of the Hands On Science Center (HOSC) located in the National Museum of American History. HOSC was created as a part of the exhibition, "Science and American Life" which opened on April 27, 1994. The HOSC is a 1,500 square-foot interactive education center meant ...

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Creators:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Rice, Moses P.
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
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Dates:
1930-1995
Size:
115 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Scurlock photographic studio was a fixture in the Shaw area of Washington, D.C. from 1911 to 1994, and encompassed two generations of photographers, Addison N. Scurlock (1883-1964) and his sons George H. (1920- 2005) and Robert S. (1916-1994). Series 2 consists of color photographs and hand-colored photographs, but there are also order envelopes and materials, and other photographic material types that were part of the order. An overview to the entire Scurlock collection is available here: Scurlock Studio Records

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subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The subseries hand-colored photographs includes hand-colored photographs, order envelopes and other materials, and other photographic material types that were part of an order. The hand-colored photographs are arranged by clients' last names and then subject in alphabetical order. The materials document formal portrait sittings, copies of hand-colo...

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Creators:
Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
Dates:
ca. 1970-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (10" x 8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0757
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Inscription on photograph is "To Benny Carter" and signed "Jimmy Carter"; photographer unidentified.

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series
Size:
35 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Real photographic postcards (photographs on postcard stock) of nude, semi-nude female figures, or females in provocatively clothed glamour poses. Most of these cards are actually photographs of paintings, and sculptures, but several are from life, including two garishly hand-colored images and one subtly hand-colored.

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series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0866
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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