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Creators:
Catlin family Hamilton, N. Y.
Dates:
[ca. 1807]-1973
bulk [ca. 1807-1900]
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.catlfami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Family memorabilia, printed material, genealogical information, correspondence, writings, and notebooks.

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Creators:
Maher, Robert F. (Robert Francis), 1922-1987
Dates:
1944-1987
bulk 1954-1987
Size:
7 Sound recordings
6.38 Linear feet (13 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.1997-02
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Robert Francis Maher (1922-1987) was an anthropologist with the University of Western Michigan whose work focused on Oceania. The collection documents his field research in Papua New Guinea and the Philippines. His field research in Papua New Guinea focused on cultural change in the Purari Delta and the modernist Tommy Kabu Movement (1946-1968). His field research in the Philippines focused on the ethnological and archaelogical history and changes in the Ifugao province. The collection consists of field notes, excavation notes, census data, genealogy charts, grant applications, research files, research proposals, maps, correspondence, manuscripts, sound recordings, and photographs.

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Creators:
Bathe, Greville
Dates:
bulk 1933-1944
1893-1985
Size:
5 Cubic feet (12 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0970
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers contain archival materials comprising Bathe's research on Oliver Evans (1755-1819), an American engineer engaged in the development of steam engines. The collection includes copies of letters, design drawings, pamphlets and a book written by Evans, patents, a scrapbook, articles, genealogical information, Evans's will, and writings by Bathe ...

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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Ramsay, William, 1716-1785 (minister)
Dates:
1749-1924; 1957
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (9 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0088
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Original and photocopied correspondence, financial papers, newspaper clippings, legal documents, insurance policies, account book, genealogical notes, wills, lottery tickets, and currency, documenting the activities of the Ramsay family of Alexandria, Virginia and related families.

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Creators:
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Clark, Charles Upson, 1875-1960
Dates:
1939
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (box)
Collection ID:
NAA.1976-95
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Microfilm Reel: 1

This subseries of the Northern and Central California series contains material that supplement Harrington's research on Nisenan and Northern Sierra Miwok. A section of Harrington's field notes are based on Prince Paul of Wurttemberg's research on "Hok" (Southwestern Nisenan) dialect and "Kosume" (Northern Sierra Miwok). In 1937 Matthew W. Stirling...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Accession 00-098
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
55 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2647
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes phonetics, linugistics, phrases, vocabulary, ethnological notes, and genealogies.

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