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Level:
series
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0566
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The following listing represents the membership of The Early Birds of Aviation, Inc. as reflected in the roster of January 1, 1989, the latest in the collection. Abberly, Nicholas R. Acker, Steadham Acre, Raynold E. Addems, Walter J. Aitken, William R. Aldasoro, Eduardo Aldasoro, Juan Pablo Alfaro-Fournier, H. Allan, A. Livingston Allen, ...

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Dates:
circa 1663 - 1894
Level:
file
Size:
4 Items (Works of art)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

As follows: A. "Family Group," opposite page 275, illustrating 3 giraffe. Signed bottom left. 7"x10 1/4" (art) 14 1/2"x18 1/2" (frame). B. "Good Guides," opposite page 244, illustrating lions feeding on wildebeest. Signed bottom right. 10 1/4"x6 1/2" (art) 18x14 1/2" (frame). C. "Teaming with Game," opposite 174, illustrating mixed herd of plains g...

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Creators:
Allen, George V.
Dates:
circa 1860-1935
Size:
67 lantern slides
26 Negatives (glass)
10 Negatives (nitrate)
6 autochromes (photographs)
50 Stereographs (circa 50 printed stereographs, halftone and color halftone)
1,000 Stereographs (circa, albumen and silver gelatin (some tinted))
239 Prints (circa 239 mounted and unmounted prints, albumen (including cartes de visite, imperial cards, cabinet cards, and one tinted print) and silver gelatin (some modern copies))
96 Prints (Album :, silver gelatin)
21 Postcards (silver gelatin, collotype, color halftone, and halftone)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.90-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to American Indian or frontier themes, including portraits, expedition photographs, landscapes, and other images of dwellings, transportation, totem poles, ceremonies, infants and children in cradleboards, camps and towns, hunting and fishing, wild west shows, food preparation, funeral customs, the US Army and army posts, cliff...

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Creators:
Penney, Charles Rand, 1923-2010
Dates:
1923-1994
bulk 1945-1994
Size:
23.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pennchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art collector Charles Rand Penney measure 23.1 linear feet and date from 1923 to 1994 with the bulk of the collection dating from 1945 to 1994. The majority of the collection consists of Penney's art collection files, which include printed materials, correspondence, notes, and photographic materials. Also found within the papers are catalogs from exhibitions that featured artwork from Penney's collection.

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Creators:
Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896
Eisenmann, Charles, b. 1850
Anthony, E. and H.T. (Edward and Henry T)
Dates:
[ca. 1860-1871]
Level:
file
Size:
9 Items (photoprints, Silver albumen on paper, mounted on cards, approx. 4-1/4" x 2-1/2" (some smaller))
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Circus
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes: "midgets" such as Tom Thumb (Charles S. Stratton) and "Tom Thumb Wedding Group" by Brady (3 items); "Charles W. Nestel, known as Commodore Foote"; "fat lady" published by Anthony (with 2-cent tax stamp on verso); a fat lady with family photographed by Fred. J. Mix; a midget woman by Chas. Eisenmann; an armless woman, photographer unidenti...

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Creators:
Ward, Charles B.
Palmer, John E.
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part

Band played on is contained in one folder consisting of 1 seven page short score in F Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (BS?).

Short score includes markings for reeds - 2 altos 2 tenors, baritone; brass - trombones. Lyrics begin "Casey would waltz ..." -- From the Mercer Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Weeks, E. D. "Hud" (Evert D.)
Dates:
1907-1981
Size:
1.51 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1985.0004
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Hud Weeks, pilot and restorer of early aircraft, exchanged correspondence with many early aviators and possessed a strong interest in the career of the exhibition pilot Lincoln Beachey.

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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Office of the Director
Dates:
1892-1960
Size:
22 cu. ft. (44 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 311
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the administration of William Henry Holmes, first Curator of the National Gallery of Art (NGA), 1907-1920, and Director of the Gallery, 1920-1932. To a lesser extent, it also documents the administration of Ruel P. Tolman, Acting Director of NGA, 1932-1937, and the National Collection of Fine Arts (NCFA), 1937-1946, ...

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Dates:
1933 - 1978
Level:
series
Size:
10 Inches
Collection ID:
NAA.1991-04
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This series consists of drawings, photographs, and postcards. The drawings are comprised of sketches by Landes, including self-portraits; a drawing by G.W. Allen; and a photomechanical print of a drawing of Edison Carneiro by José Guimarães. The postcards are unused and were collected by Landes from various locations around the world. The photograp...

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Dates:
1938-1939
Level:
file
Size:
345 Prints
Collection ID:
NAA.1991-04
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The following prints were organized by date, presumably by Ruth Landes. Some prints from varying dates, however, are mixed together and were not separated. Thus, those that are interested in prints from specific dates should look through all of the print sleeves. Most of the prints have dates and information written on the verso by Landes. -1938 A...

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