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Dates:
1986
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film (Duration: 2 minutes, 50 seconds, A cassette tape wild track accompanies the film., Camera original, edited, 16mm Kodat Tri-X black and white reversal)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0475
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An American University; Location Film and Video project, short documentary. A day in the life of Theresa Robinson, a farmer on Serenity Farm, Charles County, Maryland. Footage includes scenes of taking down cured tobacco, hacking hands of tobacco, seeding winter rye, doing needlework. Director: Franklin A. Robinson, Jr. (Frank Robinson, Jr.) Perf...

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Dates:
1890-1902
1914
1852-1873
1924-1925
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0293
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series contains voluminous records of correspondence between the Frick Company and its clients regarding orders, as well as bills and receipts from its numerous suppliers of raw materials and components. The bulk of the material documents business transactions, both on printed letterhead and plain paper, between 1859 and 1873, with additional ...

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Creators:
Moisant, Matilde, 1887-1964
Dates:
1910
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0536
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the twelve microfiche sheets which were shot from nine scrapbooks loaned to NASM by the donor. The scrapbooks contains newspaper clippings from American, English and French newspapers relating to Moisant and his aviation activities.

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Research & Information Centre of Eritrea (London, United Kingdom)
Dates:
ca. 1990
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (b&w, 10.5 x 15 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "Un aratro fra i Mensa e fra i Bogos."

Printed caption on verso reads: "A Mens Farmer, Eritrea. By an unknown Italian Artist. / © RICE."

Additional printed text on verso reads: "Research & Information Centre of Eritrea; Coordination Office for Europe; 96 White Lion Street; London, N1 9PF; United Kingdom," and "Printed by Lakfield Printing Company Limited, Brighouse, West Yorkshire."

Additional illegible text printed on recto.

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Creators:
Procter & Gamble Company
Procter & Gamble Company
Dates:
c1886
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (b&w, 23.5 x 18.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0791
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Illustration: Eldery couple discussing merits of Ivory.

Published 1891. * "Western Farmers Almanac" at bottom of advertisement.

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Creators:
Robinson, Franklin A., Jr., 1959- (actor)
Dates:
1838-2017, undated
bulk 1872-1985
Size:
23.1 Cubic feet (71 boxes, 3 map-size folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0475
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers documenting the farming and family life of the Robinson family of Prince George's County and after 1975, Charles County, Maryland. Papers documenting the farming and family of the Via family of Greene County, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Prince George's and Calvert Counties, Maryland, by 1949.

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Creators:
Sun Ra
Gaskin, Leonard, 1920-
Taylor, Billy
Stokes, W. Royal, Dr., 1930-
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Dates:
1940s-2005
Size:
10 Cubic feet (39 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0766
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Publicity photographs of musicians and entertainers, mostly jazz musicians, such as Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis, and Dizzy Gillespie, but including many rock and even a few classical performers. The collection also contains tape recorded radio interviews conducted between 1970 and 2003. In addition there are posters relating to musical performances.

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series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1991
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Dates:
1999-2000
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0475
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These work photographs were taken by A. Theresa Robinson (b. 1963) and Franklin A. Robinson, Jr. (b. 1959) during the 1999-2000 tobacco production year. Serenity Farm produced between thirty and seventy acres of tobacco per year, approximately 2/3 of that amount being grown by the Robinson family and 1/3 being grown by a tenant farmer, George H. M...