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file
Collection ID:
Accession 09-066
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
1926
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Price, Dick
Dates:
1936-2002
bulk 1950-1958
Size:
3 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1206
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the life and career of ice skater Dick Price, with emphasis on the 1940s and 1950s, when he was in the prime of his career performing ice shows throughout Europe. Included are photograph albums, letters, most sent from Europe by Price to his parents describing performances and his travel adventures; programs from various ice shows; personal financial records; school report cards, and work-related permits, contracts, and insurance.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2010
Level:
item
Size:
1 video recording (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.01-007.16
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Frank Mobley, an entertainer with the Anacostia Rollers & Friends, Inc., talks about playing roller derby with steel wheels on speed skates when he was younger, buying his own skates and learning to skate on his own, and discovering Anacostia Park Skating Pavilion, where he became more involved with the artistic skating. Mobley explains his transit...

Interview. Dated 20101207.

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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
1927
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
[1902,1905],1934-1939, undated
Level:
file
Size:
23 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S07
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Contains multiple editions of "Les Patineurs (Skater' Waltz)" by E. Waldteufel.

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Dates:
undated
1885
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Skates
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Very visually rich material in this grouping of trade cards depicting scenes of skaters both roller and ice skating. Also included is a small booklet "Pros and Cons of Roller Skating" (1885).

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