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Creators:
Klapthor, Margaret Brown
Dates:
circa 1952-1982
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7466
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Political History
Dates:
circa 1960-1982
Size:
18 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 473
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of curatorial correspondence and memoranda pertaining to acquisitions, collections management, restoration of specimens, and exhibition proposals and installation. Also included are public inquiries concerning exhibits, political campaign items, presidential information, American politicians, and inaugural gowns of t...

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file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 360
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
PHOTOGRAPHS, including: Archie Bunker Chair Presentation 9/15/1978, Cybis Chess Set Presentation Nov. 1, 1978, "Old Red" Agricultural Presentation 10/20/1978, Royal Doulton Presentation 12/5/1978, Gerwig Tool Presentation 10/15/1978, Stamp presentation 12/20/1977, Ceramics Presentation to Dr. Mayr 1979, Kamen Guitar Presentation 5/197/1979, Propellor Club Poster Presentation to HAME 5/22/1979, V-Z Magnetometer Presentation May 3, 1979, Presentation of Campaign memorabi1ia by Mayor Marion Barry Feb. 22, 1979, Alamo Stone presentation with Cong. Gonzales June 21, 1977, League of Women Voters presentations April 7, 1977, Leonard Carmichael Bust presentation Jan. 24, 1977, Rockefeller Gun presentation (Aaron Burr) to Mr. Ripley August 1978, Baird Presentation Aug. 4, 1978, Cybis Presentation May 30, 1978, U.S. Treasury Bank Notes presentation May 17, 1978, Nannie Helen Burroughs Presentation April 15, 1978, USS Monitor Lamp Oct. 20, 1977, First ladies Needlepoint Rug presentation 2/27/1978, Rockefeller Coin Presentation Jan. 16, 1978, Meet the Press Presentation Jan. 11, 1978, Lionel Train presentation Jan. 5, 1978, Stamp Presentation Dec. 9, 1977, Nixon Switchboard presentation Oct. 18, 1977, Uta Merzbach's Presentation of First Computer Certificate, Oct. 12, 1977, Optimists International presentation August 4, 1977, Royal Doulton Nov. 1, 1976, Philatelic (By Ambassador of Cyprus) Sept. 13, 1976, International Silver Co. Aug. 2, 1976, Maritime Hall $25,000 cheque 1973, Bedford Flag 1975, George Watson April 29, 1975, Ceramic boxes July 30, 1975, Otis elevator July 18, 1975, Ceramics and Glass Sept. 11, 1975, Silver Ship with Dr. Jackson and Capt. Kolrila Oct. 18, 1975, Watt presentation (to Mr. Bedini) 1978, "Gypsy" with Dr. Ahlborn 1975, Turner presentation 1975, McGuffey Reader Presentation Nov. 11, 1976, "Frisia" immigrant ship presentation Jan. 13, 1976, ITT anti-submarine device presentation Jan. 15, 1976, Waterbury Button Co. naval officers' uniforms presentation 1973, Van Cliburn Steinway piano presentation Dec. 7, 1976
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file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 360
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Skelton, Betty, 1926-
Dates:
circa 1920-2005
Size:
8.21 Cubic feet (10 legal document boxes, 4 flatboxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

In 2002 Betty Skelton donated a collection of materials outlining her career as an aviatrix and race car driver to the National Air and Space Museum. The donated material consists primarily of news clippings, pamphlets, magazines, photographs, and scrapbooks covering the span of Ms. Skelton's career.

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Field, Cyrus
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871
Franklin, John, 1786-1847
Royal Geographic Society.
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Dates:
1858-1871
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (12 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0702
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Hall's Arctic exploration.

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Creators:
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996
Dates:
circa 1935-1996
Size:
50 Cubic feet (92 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0584
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ella Fitzgerald, often called the "First Lady of Song," was one of the 20th century's most important musical performers. The collection reflects her career and personal life through photographs, audio recordings, and manuscript materials.

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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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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
1937-1990
Size:
38 cu. ft. (38 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 426
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The first NPG director, Charles Nagel, was appointed in 1964. Most of the records document the director's efforts to initiate programs to fulfil the second mission of the Gallery: to provide a research center for American biography, iconography, and history. To achieve this objective, Charles Nagel established the Catalogue of American Po...

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