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Creators:
Woodard, William E., 1873-1942 (inventor)
Dates:
1909 - 1949
Size:
3.3 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0125
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of United States, Canadian, Mexican and other foreign patents issued to William E. Woodard from 1909 to 1949. The patents are for Woodard's developments in steam and electric locomotive design.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Murdock, Joseph
Dates:
1929
Size:
1 Item (6 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1329
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson conducted research among the Kickapoo in 1929 in Shawnee, Oklahoma. During this time, he worked with Joseph Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo and former student at Carlisle Indian Industrial School. These notes contain information from Murdock and include phonetic transcriptions of vocabulary, a list of gentes, and some personal names.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
75 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1971
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Five notebooks containing texts handwritten in Kickapoo syllabary and a phonetic transcription on mortuary customs and observances. A sixth notebook contains English translations, as well as anthropometric measurements of Joseph Murdock and his daughter, Rose. Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo that resided in Oklahoma, frequently assisted Michelson in hi...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Murdock, Joseph
Dates:
1922, undated
Size:
63 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2022
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Kickapoo texts and linguistic and ethnographic notes collected by Truman Michelson. Michelson worked with the Kickapoo on multiple occassions in Oklahoma, and these materials were likely collected during one of those trips. There are multiple Kickapoo texts, but only one is accompanied by an English translation, which looks to be incomplete. Among ...

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color; Ink on paper, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A map of Arizona, highlighting famous sites in the state. The images range from a "Mexican Smuggler" to an Indian saying "Geronimo, Geronimo, Rah! Rah! Rah!" and serve as caricatures of features throughout the state.

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Creators:
Olbert, Karl
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color; Ink on paper, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Color illustration: man and woman sitting in front of the Santa Barbara mission. The woman wears a long red Spanish-style dress and comb in her hair and holds a fan open. She smiles at the man, who wears a red and yellow serape and Spanish/Mexican costume, including a sombrero.

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Creators:
Humphries Photo Company, Publishers, El Paso, Texas
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

Postcard contains two photographs. One depicts El Paso Street immediately after railroads arrived in 1882. It includes streetcars, railroads, one-story adobe "Mexican style" buildings. The other photo depicts two-story "main street" style buildings with sidewalks and signs in English and represents El Paso 'today' [circa 1910].

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Creators:
Fred Harvey (Firm)
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 reproduction of hand-tinted image depicting a village scene in a Native American community. To the left, a row of dwellings with multiple stories. At the bottom stands a woman, and behind her another woman holds a child's hand. This scene is reminiscent of one that shows a "suburb" of El Paso inhabited by Mexican families.

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Creators:
Western Publishing and Novelty Co., Los Angeles, Calif.
Western Publishing and Novelty Co., Los Angeles, Calif.
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

Reproduction of a color-tinted photograph of Tijuana in the 1920s. It depicts a large street, lined with cars parked on each side of the street. On the right side of the street is a long bar with the Mexican flag flying above the building and an advertisement for "15 cent Cerveza 'Mexicali' Beer."

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Creators:
Enrique A. de Frias, PO Box 32, San Ysidro, Ca. (publisher?)
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

Reproduction of a color photograph of a main street in Tijuana, 1960s. On verso: "Tijuana, Mexico. View of Second Street and 'C' Avenue. Although a border town, Tijuana keeps a colorful Mexican flavor, which together with horse and dog races, Jai Alai games, and... being in a duty-free zone, makes Tijuana a vacationland and shopping center in the W...