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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Dates:
Ca. 1950s
Level:
item
Size:
Color (3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A color photograph (photomechanical reproduction?) taken in the main walkway at Olvera Street. At the far left sits a man with a sombrero that reads "Mexico"; he plays a harp. Directly in front of him are two small children sitting: the boy wears a charro outfit and the girl a typical folk costume. Two slightly older kids wear identical costumes an...

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Dates:
1865-1931
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Over two thousand stereographs (or stereoscopic photographs) are among the estimated two million documents and items of business ephemera in the Warshaw Collection. It is likely that Isadore Warshaw collected the stereographs both as examples of business advertising and as pictorial representations of commercial products, historical themes, and oth...

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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (5" x 7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Copy negative of a half-tone photomechanical print (lithoprint stereo card); thumbtack visible above images. Caption in French on card: "Jésus tombe pour la 3me foix IXme Stn."

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Dates:
Circa 1910-1920
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Black-and-white photograph (reproduction) depicting the aftermath of a battle. There is a cart holding a pile of bodies and people standing around it. To the left stand some children, while the other figures are adults. Faces are difficult to decipher, as they are turned away from the camera. Photograph probably taken ca. 1910-20, during the Mexica...

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Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Alland, Alexander, Sr. (Alexander Landschaft), 1902-1989
Kaslov, Steve, ca. 1888-1949 (King of the Red Bandanna Romany Gypsies )
Dates:
circa 1920-1975
Size:
4.3 Cubic feet (16 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0161
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of 4.3 cubic feet of manuscript, print, and photographic materials created or collected by Carl de Wendler-Funaro (1898-1985) in pursuit of his interest in Gypsy life and culture. (Carlos de Wendler-Funaro used several forms of his name; he wrote mostly as Carl de Wendler-Funaro.) The -collection was brought to the attentio...

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Creators:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.
Extractive Industries, Division of.
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Dates:
circa 1880-circa 1970
Size:
10 Cubic feet (29 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of postcards gathered by Dr. Victor A. Blenkle, a twentieth century physician. The postcards primarily concern geographical locations and landmarks in the United States and Western Europe, but also include materials from six other continents.

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