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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1743-1948
circa 1743-1950
Size:
2.86 Cubic feet (consisting of 6 boxes, 3 folders, 5 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Churches
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Churches forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Dates:
1919-1924
Level:
subseries
Size:
71 lantern slides
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.228
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This subseries contains 71 glass lantern slides depicting Elmer E. Higley's missionary work. Images include Methodist Episcopal Church buildings and Indian Mission School buildings on numerous Native American reservations, missionary work with Mexican immigrant families in the Los Angeles area, and lantern slides with textual information relating t...

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
1957 August
August 1957
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Subject/Sitter: Church Exterior

Exterior view of Ward Memorial Church. Sign in front of church: "Ward Memorial Church African Methodist Episcopal..." Street signs: "Washington Place N.E." and "N.E. 42st." No ink on negative, no Scurlock number. "KODAK--SAFETY--FILM" edge imprint.

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Creators:
Higley, Elmer Ellsworth
Dates:
bulk circa 1900-1968
Size:
534 lantern slides
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.228
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of 534 glass lantern slides depicting Indigenous groups throughout North America. It also includes a small number of publications written by Elmer E. Higley and others about Native Americans and missionary work during the early twentieth century.

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Accession 06-225
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Casa 31 de Janeiro
Dates:
[ca. 1920]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed text on recto reads: "Egreja episcopal metodista Methodist Episcopal Church."

Printed text on verso reads: "Casa 31 de Janeiro, Loanda."

Items EEPA AO-45-13 and EEPA AO-45-14 are duplicate postcards.

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Creators:
Casa 31 de Janeiro
Dates:
[ca. 1920]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed text on recto reads: "Egreja episcopal metodista Methodist Episcopal Church."

Printed text on verso reads: "Casa 31 de Janeiro, Loanda."

Items EEPA AO-45-13 and EEPA AO-45-14 are duplicate postcards.

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Dates:
1986 June 7
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Lecture and song workshop held June 7, 1986 at the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution. It examined the sacred music tradition of the African Methodist Church focusing on the 1801 Richard Allen hymnal. Richard Allen, hymn writer, publisher and pastor, was born a slave in Philadelphia in 1760. By the late 1700s, Allen, a dev...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

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