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Creators:
C.F.C.O.
Marchand, Jean-Baptiste, 1863-1934
Germain, Marcel Joseph, 1865-1906
A. Bergeret & Cie. (Nancy)
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Dates:
[ca. 1900]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed text on recto reads: "11. La Mission du Congo-Nil. - Marchand et Germain à Loango."

Translated caption reads: "11. The Congo-Nile Mission. - Marchand and Germain in Loango."

Publisher' logo on recto: "Phot. A.B.&Cie; Nancy." Additional printed text on recto reads: "C. F. C. O. - Série Z."

Manuscript note on recto, address on verso.

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Dates:
1911
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color; Ink on paper, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Sonora News Company, City of Mexico
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Color photomechanical reproduction of a photograph of a young Mexican woman wearing a shawl on her head and a white blouse with a flower print. Her black hair is pulled back and covered by the shawl. She looks off to the side, her face and body towards the camera, slightly hidden by a wall. Her features indicate Indian heritage. Translation of capt...

Message on verso in Spanish addressed to Mr. F. Swann Harding, Washington, plus note in English: "Please send me more views of your city / Post-cards." Message dated July 11, 1917.

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Creators:
Tucker, Cecil
Dates:
[ca. 1930s-1940s]
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet ((5 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0033
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 125 black and white photographs that Cecil Tucker collected during his tenure at the Curtiss-Wright Corporation. The photographs include the following Curtiss-Wright aircraft: the Curtiss-Wright Robin, including "Wrong-Way" Corrigan's aircraft; the Curtiss-Wright Kingbird, built for the Marine Corps; the Curtiss-Wright Condor, including images of the Condor T-32 built for the Byrd Antarctic Expedition, the two Condors modified for the Navy for use by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, as well as the Condors sold to Eastern Airlines, Switzerland, and Argentina; and the Curtiss-Wright AT-9, CW-19R, and CW-22B. Famous individuals pictured include: Amelia Earhart, Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Lowell Thomas, the famous radio broadcaster. Also of interest are severala few images of aircraft with Latin and South American insignia.

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Lorie H. Aceto was interviewed by Pam Henson on June 28, 1996. Aceto was born in Weisbaden, Germany, and immigrated first to Canada in 1957 and then to the United States in 1958. She began her career at the Smithsonian in 1972 as a photographer in the Office of Printing and Photographing Services (OPPS) and is now the Deputy Director of that office. This interview discusses Aceto's developing interest in photography, her early career in Germany, her interaction with American troops after the end of World War II, her reasons for emigrating, her working and living experiences in Canada, her move to the United States, and her work with commercial photography. The interview also covers how Aceto came to work for the Smithsonian; her first day of work; her major accomplishment of building the color facility for the Smithsonian; colleagues Arthur Dauch, T. Ames Wheeler, Jim Murphy, Mike Centro, Dr. Paul Perrot, Dr. Walter Boyne, Dr. Paul Garber, Joe Goulait, John Jameson, and Jeff Tinsley; working in the NMAH and the Arts and Industries building; what the Smithsonian was like under the administration of Secretary Ripley; the experience of being a woman and working at the Smithsonian; exhibits Aceto has worked on; a description of a typical day; the various committees Aceto serves on; her work on the 150th anniversary of the Smithsonian, especially with Barbara Hart, Kevin Greene, Jeannette Stimpfel, Alan Fern, and Eloise Baden; are evaluation of her career; her perception of the problems that face the Smithsonian today; moving to the Museum Support Center; and the successes of her career, including the color facility, the Civic Program, and the America's Smithsonian exhibit.
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9594
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Thomas, William., 1925-2008
Dates:
bulk 1954-1985
Size:
6.5 Cubic Feet ((5 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0024
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 9 cubic feet of material collected by the donor's father, William Thomas, during his Navy contractor career, 1954-1985. The collection is mostly textual, including reports, manuals, brochures, memorandum, and correspondence; however, the collection also contains 16 mm film and photography. All of the material relates to ...

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Creators:
Teich, Curt, 1877-1974
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (postcard book, color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Postcard booklet of sites in New Mexico, plus front and back cover illustrations. Most views are mountain scenes and buildings. The cover illustration (shown here) depicts the Old Mission Church in Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico with women, children and men in Southwestern Indian style dress. Subjects include Raton Pass, Taos Indian Pueblo, Hermit's P...

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Dates:
1933
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A drawing depicting the front entrance of a Mayan temple at Uxmal. The image has been colored in green, red and orange to highlight designs on the temple. According to the description on the back of the card, this is an exact replica, located at the World's Fair in Chicago, of a temple in "far away" Yucatan.

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Creators:
Graue, Federico E. (4a, Tacuba No. 30 H, Mexico, D.F.)
Dates:
[probably ca. 1910-1920]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Studio photograph of a woman sitting on a prop rock, posing against a painted backdrop with one arm behind her head. She has long black hair down to her waist. Her blouse is white, short-sleeved, and partially unbuttoned. She wears a black knee-length skirt and no shoes. One in a series of about ten images of women, some nude, from around the world...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 363
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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