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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1838-1965
Size:
0.31 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box, 2 folder, 1 oversize folder, 1 map case folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Antiques
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Antiques forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
1897-1915
Size:
3 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2604
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes copies of bills introduced to Congress for perservation of antiquities and the establishment of national parks. (A shelf list and a detailed inventory are on file; copy filed in box 1.) All the post-1906 material is in Box 3; Box 3 contains material collected by W. H. Holmes and transferred to this file from former Manuscript No. 4323, 8/1...

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Creators:
Smith, Hale G.
Dates:
circa 1937-1953
Size:
103 prints (silver gelatin)
128 negatives (acetate)
133 negatives (acetate, 35 mm)
34 copy negatives
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Hale G. Smith documenting archeological excavations in the United States, Cuba, Haiti, the Canal Zone, and Panama. Included are images of archeological excavations, filming equipment, Smith's friends and fellow archeologists, maps, skeletons and burials, carved pictoglyphs, pottery, projectile points, tools, shells, field camps...

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Creators:
Davis, E. H. (Edwin Hamilton), 1811-1888
Plunket, James
Dates:
1858
Size:
92 Sheets
1 Item (black portfolio )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3146A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Drawings of antique objects found in mounds, tombs, and ancient cities of America, arranged, classified and described by Dr. Davis. Material also includes typed list of drawings and notes - 10 pages. Five deteriorating acetate negatives that originally came with the collection have been discarded. Four were copy negatives of some of the drawings. T...

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Creators:
Clark, W. M., Franklin, Tennessee
Dates:
1875
Size:
36 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2407
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
circa 1890-1928
Size:
9 prints (cromolithograph)
40 prints (circa, halftone)
77 prints (circa, albumen)
84 drawings (circa 84 drawings (some mechanically produced))
1,655 prints (circa, silver gelatin)
71 copy negatives
43 copy prints
363 negatives (circa, nitrate)
7 paintings
1 print (cyanotype)
1 print (photogravure)
1 postcard (collotype)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4321
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and drawings mostly relating to archeological subjects, collected and arranged by Jesse Walter Fewkes for his reference. Subjects include burial mounds, excavations, drawn maps, as well as urns, implements, idols, pottery, and other artifacts found in excavations, and Hopi, Zuni, and Piegan ceremonies and dances. Many of the photograp...

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Creators:
McGuire, Joseph D. (Joseph Deakins), 1842-1916
Dates:
1904
Size:
1,650 items (Approximately 1650 cards)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1966
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Notes on "miscellaneous papers relating to laws for the preservation of antiquities," 200 cards. Notes on "laws relating to the preservation of ruins and monuments and works of art of Mexico, Hesse, France, Turkey, Italy, Sweden, [and] Spain," 500 cards. "Information relating to museums. . . in foreign countries and the sums annually appr...

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Creators:
Davis, E. H. (Edwin Hamilton), 1811-1888
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3146B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Personal correspondence and drawings on Central American and Peruvian antiquities. Material comprises four sheets drawings, 2 old maps, (North and South America), six letters, one printed pamphlet, and one impression of the Grave Creek tablet. [Most refer to Peruvian antiquities.]

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Creators:
Upham, E. P. (Edwin Porter), 1845-1918
Dates:
circa 1900-1910
Size:
14 prints (collotype)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-43C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting archeological artifacts, particularly reliefs and sculptures in stone, from Mexico, Peru, and Central America.

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Creators:
Stearns, Richard E., (Archaeologist)
Dates:
circa 1930-1960
Size:
26 color prints
22 Sketches
600 Prints (circa, silver gelatin and contact prints (including stereographic images))
325 Negatives (circa)
3 Maps
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-40
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection includes photographs of excavations and artifacts relating to Stearns' archeological work in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Virginia. There are also some sketches of artifacts and excavation sites, as well as notes on pictured artifacts. One photo album relates to Ste...

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