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item
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1 Poster (1/8 size; Multi-color, 35.5 x 28 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: A globe showing the Western Hemisphere with another behind it showing East Hemisphere with A dove carrying an olive branch in front of both

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Creators:
Cleaveland, Moses
Perry, Oliver Hazard
Walcutt, William
Scofield, Levi
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file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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Dates:
1905-1934
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file
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1 Drawing (23.5 cm. x 10.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Excavation of Persepolis (Iran): Throne Hall: Water-Color Reconstruction of Winged Symbol with Encircled Figure of Ahuramazda, Inscribed in West Jamb of Western Doorway of the Southern Wall [drawing]

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Creators:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
date unknown
Level:
item
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1 Item (Ink on paper., 5.6" x 4.0")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

With map of North and South America and Europe showing cable lines on cover.

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Western Union Telegraph Company
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
[ca. 1939-1945]
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item
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1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Captions above imprinted with photograph. Subject is Roman Catholic cathedral in London, Westminster Cathedral (not Westminster Abbey). High-angle view, probably taken from choir loft, showing cathedral filled with people.

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Dates:
1981
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file
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1 videocassettes (u-matic) (Duration: 10:00 minutes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Western Union Money Transfer system, as tested by Betty and her daughter. Segment from NBC's "Today" show.

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Dates:
circa 1929
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file
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1 motion picture film (16mm black and white silent print, 324 feet)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Cable from Emden, Germany, via Horta in the Azores. Shows route, cross sections of cable, machinery close ups.

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Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
[ca. 1914.]
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item
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Shows exteriors of 10 major office buildings with clocks in New York and Washington, D.C.

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Dates:
circa 1929
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file
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1 motion picture film (16mm black and white silent print, 221 feet)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Shows several common telegraph operator errors. Slow motion used to illustrate "heavy thumb," long fingernails, misfingering, and poor rhythm all causing typographical errors.

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Dates:
circa 1987
Level:
file
Size:
1 videocassettes (vhs)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Nostalgic look at telegram service, past and present, from NBC's "Today" show. Transcript available in processing file.

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