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Creators:
Willoughby, Charles Clark, 1857-1943
Dates:
February 7, 1899
Size:
6 Photographs
8 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7394
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns a model of Copan that Willoughby was trying to sell to the United States National Museum. Includes notes concerning the advisability of the purchase from Thomas Wilson and W J McGee and a note from Neil Merton Judd stateing that the model was never bought.

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Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Brittin, L. H.
Culin, Stewart, 1858-1929
Foster, Robert J.
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Dates:
1902-1911
Size:
47 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1897A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Largely letters received in connection with Mooney's investigation of "the oldtime shields of the confederated Kiowas, Comanches, Apaches, Cheyennes, and Arapahos." Investigation described in letter to U.S. Military Academy, West Point, Mount Scott, Oklahoma. February 26, 1903, filed with Rivers' letter to Mooney.

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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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Creators:
La Flesche, Francis, 1857-1932
Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham), 1838-1923
Dates:
1873-1939
Size:
19 Linear feet (50 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4558
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

These papers reflect the professional lives of Alice Cunningham Fletcher (1838-1923), an ethnologist with the Peabody Museum of Harvard and collaborator with the Bureau of American Ethnology, and Francis La Flesche (1856-1923), an anthropologist with the Bureau of American Ethnology. Due to the close professional and personal relationship of Fletcher and La Flesche, their papers have been arranged jointly. The papers cover the period from 1874 to 1939. Included in the collection is correspondence, personal diaries, lectures, field notes and other ethnographic papers, drafts, musical transcriptions, publications by various authors, maps and photographs.

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Abbott, William Louis, 1860-1936
Hough, Walter, 1859-1935
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944
Kloss, Charles Boden
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Dates:
1888-1919
Size:
13 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0228
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The papers in the Abbott collection appear to have been brought together in the Smithsonian's Department of Anthropology in order to process ethnological specimens from Malaya and Indonesia and to prepare an exhibit and publications. Included are some of Abbott's original letters, notes, maps, and a considerable number of photographs. Most of these materials concern the Enggano, Jakun, and Dyak. Many other documents in the collection consist of copies of or extracts from Abbott's letters, the originals of which are now in the Smithsonian Institution Archives. There are also letters and other materials of Otis Tufton Mason and Walter Hough accumulated as they worked on the collection, many simple lists of accessions compiled in the Department of Anthropology, and a few manuscripts. In addition, there are printed materials that were apparently used by the department's staff for reference purposes. Some of the photographs made in Borneo in 1914 are by Henry Cushier Raven, a field assistant of Abbott and, later, a collector financed by Abbott. Additional materials of Abbott and Raven are in the Smithsonian Institution Archives, and their material (often duplicate photographs) are included in several collections in the National Anthropological Archives.

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Dates:
Oct 1905
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Correspondents: Clarence B. Moore, J.F. Arthur, Frederic Ward Putnam, Howard Clarke, Anita Earl, Cyrus Thomas, Francis E. Vaughan, Frederic Landsberg, Charles C. Willoughby, H. Stadthagen, T. Mitchell Prudden, James M. Goulding, J.E. Linde, Franz Boas, Matilda Garretson Rea, Frank Leib, John H. Cobbs, John Winser, Thomas Dozier, Marie Leib, James E...

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Dates:
Nov-Dec 1905
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Correspondents: Frederic Ward Putnam, J. Walter Fewkes, Senor Escude, J. Jungmann, Anita Earl, J.W Benham, H. Stadthagen, Wilhelm (Guillermo) Bauer, Frederick W. Hodge, Walter Hough, John H. Cobbs, George Grant MacCurdy, James E. Mullen, L.O. Howard, Charles C. Willoughby, Charles Lummis, Otis T. Mason, Alfred L. Kroeber, H.H. Harrison, Benjamin Ta...

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Dates:
1926-1974, undated
Level:
series
Size:
22 Linear feet (Boxes 1-22; Reels 5488-5545)
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of the business and personal correspondence of Edith Gregor Halpert and the Downtown Gallery. For the most part, this series is general business correspondence concerning routine activities of the Downtown Gallery, including the American Folk Art Gallery and the Daylight Gallery, both operated by the Downtown Gallery on the sam...

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Creators:
American Federation of Arts
Dates:
1895-1993
bulk 1909-1969
Size:
79.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.amerfeda
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the American Federation of Arts (AFA) provide researchers with a complete set of documentation focusing on the founding and history of the organization from its inception through the 1960s. The collection measures 79.8 linear feet, and dates from 1895 through 1993, although the bulk of the material falls between 1909 and 1969. Valuable for its coverage of twentieth-century American art history, the collection also provides researchers with fairly comprehensive documentation of the many exhibitions and programs supported and implemented by the AFA to promote and study contemporary American art, both nationally and abroad.

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Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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