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undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

According to the accompanying memos, this sketch of 4 Plains pipe bowls was done by Seth Eastman and served as the original on which was based the engraving publishng as figs 1, 3, 4 and 6 of pl 69 in vol 2 of HR Schoolcraft's Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the History, Condition, and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United ...

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Creators:
Sabbagh, Michael E.
Dates:
circa 1978
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-42
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of a Masai man, made at Ngorongoro Crater in the Great Rift Valley in Tanzania.

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Dates:
1880-1985
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0349
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Advertising, dating from 1880 to 1989, are by far the most comprehensive records of the collection. They are reflective of Sohmer & Co.'s heavy dependence on advertising to get its product before the people. The company advertisements represented range from the colorful cartoon advertisements featured in the magazine Puck in 1888 1890, to an ...

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Creators:
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company
Dates:
1815-1966
Size:
72 Cubic feet (245 boxes, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0071
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of records primarily of the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company. Additionally, there are records of the Lehigh Navigation Coal Company and subsidiary companies including the Alliance Coal Mining Company. These records mostly describe anthracite mining in the vicinity of Mauch Chuck and Summit Hill, Pennsylvania. Also include...

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series
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M822
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

The miscellaneous records relating to schools, teachers, and Bureau educational expenditures consist of unbound teachers' letters of appointment, unbound "Articles of Agreement," and seven record books. The teachers' letters of appointment, 1867–69, are arranged chronologically. The series consists of retained copies of form letters appointing tea...

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Creators:
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896
Dates:
circa 1814-1897 and undated, with related materials to 1925
Size:
15.43 cu. ft. (30 document boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7050
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The bulk of the George Brown Goode Collection (Record Unit 7050) predates the establishment of the present-day Smithsonian Institution Archives. A small addition of autograph letters was received from the Division of Political History, National Museum of American History in 1983 under accession number 83-081.

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Creators:
Patch, Margaret Merwin, 1894-1987
Dates:
1885-1986
Size:
10.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.patcmarg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of arts administrator Margaret Merwin Patch measure 10.9 linear feet and date from 1885 to 1986. The bulk of the collection consists of material from Patch's involvement with the American Craftsmen's Council and the formation and administration of the World Crafts Council. Also found are scattered biographical materials from Patch and the Merwin and Patch families; correspondence; three diaries; writings and notes by Patch and by others; subject files regarding various other organizations and activities with which Patch was involved; printed material, and photographs.

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Dates:
circa 1934-1943, 1953
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.cahiholg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This subseries contains general records of the FAP including correspondence and memoranda, information on administrators, advisory committee records, employment statistics, manuals and reports. Records relating to administrators include biographical sketches and/or photographs of the following FAP administrators: Donald Bear, Thaddeus Clapp, D. S....

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Dates:
1860 - 1979
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0320
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Information concerning the sale and marketing of Pratt, Read's piano keyboards and actions can be found in the SALES RECORDS, 1860 1979. These include an 1860 agreement with the firm of Julius Pratt & Company for the joint sale of ivory combs; price lists for ivory combs, 1864-1865 and 1920; labels for boxes of ivory combs; and blank sales receipt...

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Dates:
1954 - 2008
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1404
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The WKAQ portion includes photographs of performers, reporters and on-air personalities; photographs of the construction of the station, of the inside of the studios; stills from a telenovela; stills from variety shows and specials; stills of WKAQ staff at work; motion picture films, a script for a telenovela; floor plans for the studio; ratings st...