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Dates:
1967 - 1967
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1326
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The CBS National Science Test television program aired April 4, 1967. Herbert hosted and conducted demonstrations for the program. The documentation includes a typescript of the question-and- answer demonstration (1967); and an independent contractor's agreement signed by Herbert (1967); a national science quiz for biology (undated) and a national ...

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Dates:
circa 1975
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1326
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries consists of a typescript television program proposal (1975) for children eight to twelve years of age. The program format was a three-minute and thirty-second spot in which Mr. Wizard addresses the home audience directly. Child assistants are not used.

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Dates:
1952 - 2007
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1326
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series consists of fan mail addressed primarily to Mr. Wizard. The letters are handwritten and in typescript. Many of the letters are from children and in some instances include hand-drawn pictures. Later fan mail includes print-outs of emails.

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Dates:
1967 - 1989
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1326
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These materials document Don Herbert's guest appearances on television, in radio spots, and in person, as the persona Mr. Wizard from 1967 to 1977. The materials contain handwritten and typescript notes detailing the title of the program, the host name(s), contact information for the producer, and what he demonstrated and discussed, station channe...

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Creators:
Kabai Tatsunosuke
Fūgets Tora, of Kyoto
Dates:
1887
Size:
1 Sheet (47.5 x 70.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7456
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Apparently a tourist map. Includes the city layout in minute detail with names of the districts, streets, and notable places. The latter are depicted in drawings arranged around the map, and these have been annotated with Romanized versions or English translations of the their names. A typescript addition provides the added English title "Osaka in ...

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Sam, Watt, 1876-1944
Jumper, Charlie
Dates:
fall, 1908
Size:
163 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1808
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes typescript document, 2 pages. Stories were numbered in 1970 to correspond with numbers of stories published in Swanton, "Myths and Tales of the Southeastern Indians," Bureau of American Ethnology-B 88, Washington, D. C., 1915, and are arranged insofar as possible in that order. The following stories are present: 1-5, 7, 9, 11, 13-14, 16-19...

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Sam, Watt, 1876-1944
Gurny, John ?
Dates:
ca. 1907-1911
Size:
17 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4144
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also autograph document, 6 pages. Includes: Notes on pottery, baskets, implements, stars and constellations, tribal subdivisions, chiefs, medicine, burials, beliefs and taboos, month names, names of other tribes, personal names, clan names, relationship terms, place names, Natchez counting. Text, "The Snake and the Moon," mentions Nancy Taylor.

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Dates:
1923-1990
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0772
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The correspondence is not comprehensive and consists of one file folder that includes typescript letters for Bayer Company, Inc., Bayer Products, Ltd., George A. Breon and Company, breonLaboratories, Sterling Products, Inc., Cook-Waite Laboratories, Inc., Merck and Company, Sterling-Winthrop Research Institute, Sterwin Chemicals, and Winthrop-Stear...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NAA.2009-25
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Dates:
1901-1944
most undated
Level:
series
Size:
6.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1974-31
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This series consists of typescripts and handwritten drafts, often both for a single manuscript. Hrdlička was a prolific writer, with over 400 publications, including 20 books. Unfortunately, relatively few of his publications are represented in this series. In addition to those listed, manuscripts of Hrdlička's writings are found scattered thoughou...