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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1989-05 - 1990-05
Size:
3.52 Linear feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-026
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on African American inventors and innovators, from prominent figures such as the 19th century inventor Elijah McCoy to the anonymous men and women who made important contributions to the development of American technology. The show was curated by Portia James and organized by the Anacostia Museum. It was held at the museum from May 1989 --May 1990. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

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Creators:
Ravenhill, Philip L.
Dates:
1989
Size:
2 Volumes (slides , color)
1 Boxe (dupe slides, color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1989-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken during a research trip to Mali in 1989 to study the art and architecture of the Dogon and Bamana peoples. Accompanying Dr. Ravenhill was Stanley Staniski from Media Resources. Their work resulted in the video production entitled, Togu na and Cheko: Change and Continuity in the Art of Mali, for the National Museum of African Art.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bull Thigh, circa 1829-
Somers, William Abe, circa 1865-
Dates:
1910 September 7-13
Size:
131 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2799
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text and notes collected by Truman Michelson in Montana from Bull Thigh and William Somers on the sacred Medicine arrows of the Cheyenne. The texts are primarily in English and detail the origin of the arrows and describe the Medicine arrows ceremony. The prayers and songs are in Cheyenne. Also includes notes on Sun Dance. The following is a list ...

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Creators:
Stone, William Dickinson, 1836-1908
Perdue, Crispin
Dates:
1865-2003
bulk 1865-1885
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1358
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A general store ledger and business papers from the William D. Stone General Store located in Franklin County, Virginia and a Stone and Parker family history.

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3977
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Six specimens. Items 1-5 marked "leaves found in Mooney notes I page 83, I, page 70, II page 72, III page 39, IV page 74 or 73?)" and 6th item labeled with title in Cherokee script. It is not apparent to which manuscript these citations refer, although Cherokee cards show several borrowed by Olbrechts.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Wolf Chief, circa 1851
Somers, William Abe, circa 1865-
Dates:
1910
Size:
56 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2798
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Three stories in Cheyenne by Wolf Chief, with English translations by William Somers. The titles are "Plover Wings," "Buffalo Horns," and "Story about otter." These were collected by Truman Michelson at the Northern Cheyenne Reservation in Montana.

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3965
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Morgan, Maggie
Dates:
undated
Size:
42 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2790
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) story "He whose father was the sun" handwritten in Meskwaki syllabic text by Maggie Morgan.

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Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
bulk 1969
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This mass-produced certificate appears to have been presented to National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) employees in appreciation for their support of the Apollo Program. The item measures 16 by 20 inches and has color illustrations, including one of the Apollo Lunar Module (LM) on the Moon with two astronauts in the foreground. Besid...

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Creators:
Nixdorff, Louis S., 1906-1992 (Olympic athlete)
Dates:
1926 - 1987
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0443
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Louis S. Nixdorff's participation in the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam. He was a member of the University lacrosse team that represented the United States.

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