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Dates:
1907-1953
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1032
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes blueprints and plans for Coal Handling Bridge, Searsport, Maine; Boston Edison Company; Montaup Electric Company; T.A.D. Jones and Company Coal Plant, New Haven, Connecticut; and the Pochontas Fuel Company, Portland, Maine.

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Dates:
1978-1983, undated
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1497
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series contains notes, interview transcripts, publications, and ephemera conducted and collected by Phil Primack in support of the writing of his book New England Country Fair!. The material centers on fairs in the New England states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont.

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Dates:
1978-1980, undated
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1497
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series contains original black and white photographs, photograpic negatives, contact sheets, and color slides taken by Phil Primack in support of the writing of his book New England Country Fair!. The material centers on fairs in the New England states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont.

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Dates:
1927
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1459
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Published booklet on the history of Hartford, Connecticut. Contains some information about the Fuller Brush Company.

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Creators:
Brinley, Putnam
Dates:
1879-1984
Size:
14.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brindani
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and muralist Daniel Putnam Brinley and his wife, linguist and writer Kathrine Sanger Brinley, date from 1879 to 1984 and measure 14.3 linear feet. The Brinleys' careers and lives are documented in biographical materials, as well as extensive correspondence with one another, family, friends, art galleries, organizations, publishers, and others. Also found within the papers are writings by both, including 16 diaries (1 by Daniel Putnam Brinley and the rest by Kathrine), essays, manuscripts, typescripts, notes and notebooks, poetry, and various other writings. There are mural commission files, files for organizations of which the Brinleys were members, financial and legal records, exhibition catalogs, news clippings, and other printed material. Also found are photographs of the Brinleys, family, friends, travels, and artwork, and six sketchbooks and original artwork by Daniel Putnam Brinley.

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Creators:
Vassos, John, 1898-1985
Dates:
1915-1989
Size:
18.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vassjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of designer, illustrator, and muralist John Vassos measure 18.7 linear feet and date from 1915 to 1989. The papers include biographical materials, personal and professional correspondence, writings and writing project files, Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) files, Radio Corporation of American (RCA) files, Silvermine Guild of Artists files, general professional and committee files, printed materials, four scrapbooks, photographic materials, and artwork.

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Creators:
Ritchie, Andrew Carnduff
Dates:
1907-1983
Size:
10.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ritcandr2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of museum director, professor, writer, and post-World War II Monuments Men Andrew Carnduff Ritchie measure 10.3 linear feet and date from 1907 to 1983. Found within the papers are biographical material, including materials and photographs concerning his military service in the Monuments, Fine Arts, and Archives Section of the U.S. Army; correspondence, including letters from numerous artists; writings; committee and organization files; exhibition and project files, teaching files; printed material; and photographs, including portrait images of Ritchie taken by Hans Namuth.

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Creators:
Sultner-Welles, Donald H. (Sultner, Donald Harvey), 1914-1981
Janus, Allan
Hanfstaengl, Erna
Dates:
circa 1790-1981
bulk 1945-1980
Size:
87.6 Cubic feet (331 boxes, 2 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0145
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection is primarily the work of one individual, Donald Harvey Sultner, known professionally as Donald Sultner-Welles (1914-1981). The collection forms a written and visual record of Sultner's family, life, and career from 1913-1980. Its major strength is Sultner's photographic documentation of the world during his travels, ca. 1950-1980. W...

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Interview Georgina de Alba traces her childhood in Cuba; move to Tennessee in the United States when she was eight; move to New York City and school years at the Convent of the Sacred Heart in Connecticut; undergraduate degree in languages from Georgetown University; European travel after graduation; masters degree in Latin American studies at Tulane University; Eduardo de Alba's law degree at Louisiana State University; marriage to Eduardo; teaching experience in the US; decision to move to Eduardo's native country, Panama; teaching at the Panama Canal Zone College; request from Adela Gomez to work temporarily at STRI while Mercedes Arroyo was on maternity leave; early impressions of STRI; position as assistant to Adela Gomez in Ancon; work with Elena Lombardo and Ira Rubinoff; transfer to Tivoli offices; work on STRI News, creation of the Environmental Education Office with Nicholas Smythe as director and de Alba as assistant; work on Soberania National Park; appointment as Education Coordinator in 1980 and efforts to increase Latin American students studying at STRI; Masters in Public Administration at the London School of Economics; opening of the Tupper Center; relations with the University of Panama; reminiscences of the US invasion of Panama in December of 1989; creation of the STRI Visitor Center, monthly supplements about STRI in La Prensa, work o the 1996 Coral Reef Congress; and transition of STRI Panamanian staff from the US federal personnel system to the Panamanian personnel system; and recent changes in administration; c. 1951-2010.
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9624
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Sage, Kay
Dates:
1925 - circa 1985
bulk 1950-1965
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sagekay
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of surrealist painter Kay Sage measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1925 to circa 1985, with the bulk of the material dating from 1950 to 1965. Information about Sage's life as an abstract and surrealist artist and her relationship with her husband, artist Yves Tanguy are found in this small collection of biographical materials, correspondence, printed material, and photographs.

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