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Creators:
Janssen Piano Company.
Dates:
1901-1929
Size:
1 Cubic foot
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0512
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection is composed of six scrapbooks assembled by the Janssen Piano Company of New York. These contain clippings on manufacturing, piano models, and marketing techniques, as well as company-sponsored outings and picnics. Also includes brochures--listing names of Janssen Piano owners in various geographic areas--used as a marketing device.

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Maldonado, Francisco Father
de San Antonio, Miguel
de Lara, Lope Fernandez
de Zapata, Andres Fray
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Dates:
1690
Size:
325 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2262
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The book is apparently sermons and biblical passages translated into Quiche and Cakchiquel Maya during the 17th century. The sermons were written at different times and by different hands. It would also appear that Indians were responsible for the transcription of these Maya texts, since the Latin and Spanish titles often have obvious spelling erro...

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Creators:
Landmann, Werner.
Dates:
1923-1924
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1150
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection consists of a small 7 x 10 inch photo album entitled "Ro II 1., Marz - Juni 1924 [March - June 1924]" which is believed to have belonged to Werner Landmann.

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Ekvall, Robert B. (Robert Brainerd), 1898-1983
Dates:
circa 1925-1940
Size:
146 color slides (circa)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2003-12
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Robert Brainerd Ekvall and Betty Ekvall while missionaries on the China-Tibet border. The photographs document Tibetan, Chinese, and Vietnamese people, ceremonies, dances and musicians, shrines, traders, boats, towns, agriculture, and scenery. The collection also includes images of the Ekvalls and other missionaries and a map of...

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Creators:
Drake, Lincoln
Dates:
1861
June 22, 1861
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 7.5" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.CivilWar
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Holograph letter from Lincoln Drake to P. Whitin and Sons, June 22, 1861. Stationery contains color image of U.S. flag and a short patriotic poem. Drake is making machine parts for textile manufacturing machinery for two competing companies, and writes that he can produce only three castings per day. The content of the letter does not relate direct...

Partial transcription: Lincoln Drake to P. Whiten and Sons / Your favor of the 20th instant has come to hand and contents [where] you say you have not [received] [last] 21 of the 36 [?] of the April order. I sent 31 on May 27th and 21 on June 6. I hardly know how to send the castings. J. L. Whiten wishes his immediately {] {] {] from them also. I m...

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Ramsay, W. A.
Bush, Leroy and Octavia
Ossipoff, Vladimir, 1907-1998
Garden Club of Honolulu
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets, features plan, and a copy of a poem written about the property.

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Dates:
1839-1888, 1949, undated
Level:
series
Size:
(Boxes 4-5, OV 10; 1.3 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.pagewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains essays, lectures, notes, notebooks, diaries, and poems written by William Page, Sophia Page, their family and associates. William Page's writings include handwritten essays and lectures on art subjects, annotated page proofs of published articles, notes, notebooks, and poetry. The extensive writings of Page's wife, Sophia Canda...

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Creators:
Liberty Loan Committee. Second Federal Reserve District
Fourth Liberty Loan
Grant, I.F.
Liberty Loan Committee. Second Federal Reserve District (New York)
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Dates:
1916
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/2 size; Monochrome, 63.5 x 48 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Shiota, Takeo
Plainfield Garden Club
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes a work sheet, newspaper article copies and site map.

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Liberty Loan Committee. Second Federal Reserve District
Fourth Liberty Loan
Thomson, Rodney
Liberty Loan Committee. Second Federal Reserve District (New York)
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Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/2 size; Monochrome, 63.5 x 48 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History