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Creators:
Archives Center, NMAH, SI.
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution).
Dates:
ca. 1910-1920.
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0246
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection designated for miscellaneous glass plates, unidentified and/or of unknown provenance. The plates included here are indexed, but additional items may be added to the collection. There are eight plates, both negatives and positives; subjects include a man with cog railway tracks(?), two images of an observatory and two of the moon, and fou...

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Creators:
Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909-1999
Dates:
circa 1840s-1997
Size:
13.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.inverobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist, photographer, museum director, anthropologist, and writer Robert Bruce Inverarity are dated circa 1840s-1997 and measure 12.7 linear feet. Biographical information, correspondence, writings and notes, subject files, art work, scrapbooks, sound recordings, printed material and photographs are found within the papers. They document Inverarity's work as Director of the Federal Art Project in Seattle and Director of the Art and Craft Project for the State of Washington, as well as his other professional work. Nineteenth century material consists of a Japanese print, printed material, and photographs.

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Dates:
1878-1944
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0055
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Series 50 consists of material relating to detectors, especially where constructed as self-contained units. Included are coherers, tone wheels, tickers, magnetic detectors, vacuum tube detectors with control, complete; cat-whisker detectors; crystal detectors; electrolytic detectors; group tuners for use in the audio circuit, tone testers, detector...

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Dates:
1882 September 21 to 1883 June 7
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0984
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Volume 15 is a bound scrapbook with numbered pages and an index, and some handwritten notes. The volume consists of newspaper clippings, architectural drawings and illustrations, and hand written notes. This volume is primarily about construction. There are advertisements for new inventions, building materials, and construction methods as well as...

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series
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M803
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

The 8 volumes of letters sent contain copies of the letters dispatched by Reverend Alvord or by a subordinate acting for him. There are a few copies with General Howard's signature. The letters are either fair or press copies, illustrating two distinctive record keeping practices of the mid–19th century. The press copies were obtained by wetting a ...

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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0600
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Content Summary: Bound Copy of an Analysis of Automatic Procedures as Applied to the Design, Manufacturing and Testing of VHSIC, and Suggested Coding Procedures for the Semiconductor Category of the GIDE P Coding Index, 1979

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Creators:
Saint, Lawrence B., 1885-1961
Washington Cathedral
Dates:
1926-1936
Size:
9.3 Cubic feet (29 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0090
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of chemical formulae developed by Lawrence Saint for use in his stained glass work at the Washington National Cathedral. There are supporting samples, records, and notes.

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Creators:
Nordic Ware Division, Northland Aluminum
Dalquist, H. David
Dalquist, Dorothy
Dates:
1940-2006
Size:
28 Cubic feet (53 boxes and 25 oversize folders )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0980
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records of a family-owned manufacturing firm, best known for kitchenware products including the Bundt Pan and Micro-Go-Round. The collection richly documents the entrepreneurial spirit of the Minnesota firm and its history of product innovation through technical files, marketing materials, and administrative and financial records.

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Creators:
Downtown Gallery
Dates:
1824-1974
bulk 1926-1969
Size:
109.56 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Downtown Gallery date from 1824 to 1974 (bulk 1926-1969) and measure 109.56 linear feet. The records present a comprehensive portrait of a significant commercial gallery that operated as a successful business for more than forty years, representing major contemporary American artists and engendering appreciation for early American folk art. There is an unprocessed addition to this collection dating circa 1970 of a single financial/legal document.

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Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M869
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

Another recordkeeping practice of the day was that of entering incoming communications into registers of letters received. The entries in the registers include such information as the name or office of the correspondent, the place from which the letter was written, an abstract of the letter, and the register entry number assigned to the communicat...

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