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circa 1870-1969
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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
circa 1870-1969
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S01
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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circa 1870-1969
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NMAH.AC.0300.S01
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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circa 1870-1969
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subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The bulk of the material is from the 1890s to the 1920s. Modes of transportation represented include trolleys, tramways, subways, cable cars, and horse railroads. For buses see 1.2 V and 1.2 FF. For taxicabs see 1.2 JJ. (circa 110 items)

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
circa 1800-1980
Size:
32 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 1: Transportation contains circa 3,900 pieces of sheet music documenting the development of and popular attitudes towards transportation technology in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Collection ID:
Accession T91026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Collection ID:
Accession 99-026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
1946-2001
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-095
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of curatorial records that document the research and work of Robert C. Post. After receiving his Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1973, Post was hired as a museum technician in the Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT). From 1974-1977, ...

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