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Creators:
Dibner Library (NMAH, SI).
Dates:
1930s-1950s.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 volumes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0159
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scrapbooks contain clippings of newspaper and magazine cartoons, photographs and articles, surveying pipes and tobacco mostly from 1930s to 1950s.

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Mr. Wizard Studios (Firm)
Herbert, Don (Donald Jeffry), 1917-2007
Dates:
1906-2008
bulk 1951-1995
Size:
26 Cubic feet (57 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1326
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents, through printed materials, photographs, audio and moving image, Don Herbert's career as a science educator under the persona of "Mr. Wizard" from 1951 until the 1990s.

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Creators:
Mechau, Frank, 1904-1946
Dates:
1934-1940
Size:
8 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.mechfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three letters from Edward B. Rowan, about Mechau's work as a Public Works of Art artist in Colorado; and five contracts for murals to be painted.

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Creators:
Ledley, Robert S.
National Biomedical Research Foundation. Georgetown University
Dates:
1972-1990
Size:
3 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1135
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Robert Ledley Papers document the development of the first whole-body diagnostic imaging system, the Automatic Computerized Transverse Axial (ACTA) X-ray Scanner by Ledley in 1973. Also included is material relating to Ledley's company, Digital Science Information Corporation (DISCO), as well as the public and medical communities' reactions to the scanner.

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Creators:
Grooms, Mimi Gross
Dates:
1960-1981
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grosmimi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, biographical material, sketches, printed material, and financial material.

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Tobias, Julius, 1915-1999
Dates:
1945-1977
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.tobijuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 360 letters; photographs of Tobias's work and of him; four sketches; biographical material; exhibition catalogs and press releases; teaching contracts; clippings; and a small watercolor by William Littlefield with a personal greeting. Included are materials relating to New York's East Tenth Street cooperative galleries of the 1950s.

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Creators:
French, Jared, 1905-1988
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.frenjare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two contracts between the U.S. Treasury Department, Section of Painting and Sculpture, and French, in which he agrees to paint murals in the Parcel Post Building in Richmond, Virginia, and in the Post Office in Plymouth, Pennsylvania.

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Creators:
Werner-Vaughn, Salle
Dates:
1971-1983
Size:
2 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.wernsall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with museums, galleries, Helen Serger of La Boetie, Inc., Dorothea Carus, Carus Gallery, Atelier Lacourier et Frelaut, and Carlotta Corpron; exhibition material from her one-man show at the Tyler Museum of Art and the Hockaday School; material on the Jerry Hunt Project; exhibition catalogs, announcements, and books; contracts and rec...

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Creators:
Wingren, Dan, 1923-
Dates:
1946-1981
Size:
2 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.wingdan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Resumes; a chronological file, 1946-1978; postcards, greeting cards and correspondence with galleries, universities, museums and publishers; essays and speeches on art; photographs of art work and people; financial material includes price lists, sale records, contracts, tax returns and receipts ; exhibition catalogs and invitations, press releases,...

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Creators:
Winter, Ezra, 1886-1949
Dates:
[ca. 1922-1946]
Size:
2.5 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.wintezra
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REELS 971-972: Correspondence, clippings, receipts, contracts, sketches and descriptions related to mural commissions for the Birmingham Public Library, George Rogers Clark Memorial, University of Rochester and the Eastman School of Music, Library of Congress, U.S. Supreme Court Building, and the Chase National Bank International Building; biograph...

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