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Creators:
Shriners Hospital for Children (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Hitzler, Ron
Maley, Matthew
Dates:
1956-1981
bulk 1969-1972
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet (2 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1142
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the development, study, and evaluation of gnotobiotic or germ-free patient isolation. During the 1960s, Shriners Burn Unit in Cincinnati, Ohio modified a previously existing unit, the Life Island (Mark V) and subsequently developed their own germ free unit, the Snyder Unit. One of the main developers of the Snyder Unit was Dr. Matthew Maley of Shriners Hospital. Collection includes correspondence, notes, reports, drawings, photographs, journal articles and trade literature.

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Dates:
circa 1875-1946
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Genealogy
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

includes the advertisements, correspondence, and product samples of individuals and businesses engaged in genealogical trade. Their services and products included genealogical resources, books, research guides, and prepared family histories. The majority of these businesses are located in New York, Ohio, Maryland, New Jersey, and London, England. T...

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Dates:
circa 1880s-1890s
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two of Cleveland, one of Dayton, one of Cincinnati.

Bicycles, Cemeteries, Hotels, Streetcars and Subways, Wagons

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Creators:
Jessee, Mark
Marks, Peter, 1843-1883
Dates:
1800-1915; undated
Size:
3 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1328
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Marks's years as a harpist on the Midwestern minstrel circuit. It primarily consists of sheet music and song books, theater programs, posters announcing minstrel shows, newspaper articles, and personal papers.

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Creators:
Frankenstein, John
Dates:
1864
Size:
xxii, 136 p. (illus., 20 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.franjohn2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reprint of the 1864 poem by Iohn P. Frankenstein, American Art: Its Awful Altitude, a 112-page poem in which he criticized successful American artists, patrons, and critics by name. After the Civil War, he settled permanently in New York City, where he spent the remainder of his life as a recluse.

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Creators:
Rush, Solveiga
Dates:
circa 1975-2005
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rushsolv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Solveiga Rush research material concerning Oliver Chaffee measure 3.0 linear feet and date from circa 1975-2005. Included are inventory cards for works of art; photographs and slides of works of art; drafts of writings; interview with Helen Baltz, 1980; notebooks containing documentation/inventory of works of art; exhibition files; corresponden...

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Creators:
Selden, Dixie, 1868-1935
Dates:
1837-1936
1993-2001
Size:
4.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.selddixi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist Dixie Selden measure 4.3 linear feet and date from 1837-1936 and 1993-2001. The collection documents the life, world travels, and professional career of the Impressionist painter from Cincinnati, Ohio, through biographical material, correspondence, writings, diaries, printed material, a scrapbook, photographs, artwork, sketchbooks, and artifacts.

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Creators:
Cincinnati Art Museum
Dates:
1882-1929
Size:
27 Reels
Collection ID:
AAA.cincart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reels 2498-2519 and 2912-2913: 54 volumes of letterpress books, 1882-1929, containing copies of letters sent from the office of the director. Each volume contains an index of correspondents. Reels 2914-2916: Director's correspondence, 1894-1929, including selected incoming correspondence, 1894-1929.

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Creators:
Spencer, Lilly Martin, 1822-1902
Dates:
1828-1966
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.spenlill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of portrait and genre painter Lilly Martin Spencer, measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1828-1966. The collection includes biographical material, scattered lists, notes, receipts, and legal documents relating to Spencer's life and work, Spencer's business and family correspondence, printed material, a lithograph, photographs of Spencer and others, and photographs of Spencer's artwork.

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Creators:
Cornelius, Francis duPont, 1907-
Dates:
1927-1978
Size:
12.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cornfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; biographical and personal documents; writings; photographs; etchings; conservation work files; business files; slides and negatives.

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