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Creators:
Fehrer, Oscar, 1872-1958
Dates:
1863-1958
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fehrosca
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical and personal documents, including family birth certificates, a family tree, a curriculum vitae, a Who's Who entry, and several brief chronologies of Fehrer's life; correspondence, 1895-1934, including ca. 50 business and personal letters received and letters sent to his daughter Catherine; and 113 photographs of Fehrer, his family (inc...

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Creators:
Walters, Carl, 1883-1955
Dates:
1859-1956
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.waltcarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; diaries; photographs; writings; material relating to the Chartered Institute of American Inventors; business records; engagement books; exhibition catalogs and announcements; clippings; and miscellaneous material.

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Creators:
Mehring, Howard, 1931-1978
Dates:
circa 1931-1978
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mehrhowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Howard Mehring measure 0.2 linear feet and date from circa 1931-1978. This small collection of documentation on Mehring's career includes graduation and birth certificates; letters to Mehring from his mother, dealers, lawyers and clients; and childhood photographs.

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Creators:
Jefferson, Yvonne Runtz
Jefferson, Maceo
Cargill, Thomas
Cargill, Darlene Johnson
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Dates:
1800s-1974
Size:
8 Cubic feet (26 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1370
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the life and career of jazz musician, arranger, songwriter, and bandleader Maceo Jefferson. It includes biographical documents such as birth and marriaige certificates and passports; letters, mostly relating to the music business and including carbon copies of letters sent by Jefferson; photographs, many inscribed, includin...

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Creators:
Celentano, Francis M., 1928-2016
Dates:
circa 1950-2016
Size:
3.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.celefran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Francis M. Celentano measure 3.5 linear feet and date from circa 1950-2016. Included are biographical information consisting of a birth certificate, death certificate, first communion, certificate of merit and high school diploma; writings including a diary, September 22, 1958 to January 19, 1962, and unpublished writings and ...

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Creators:
Dodd, Sharon Donovan
Donovan, Christine
Donovan, James F. Jr., Dr.
Donovan, Marion (Marion O'Brien), 1917-1998 (inventor)
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Dates:
1949-1999
Size:
7 Cubic feet (17 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0721
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Correspondence, patents, photographs, newspaper clippings, and subject files about various inventors and ideas. Collection documents women inventors, American culture, 1950s-1970s, and products designed for women and the home. Donovan's papers offer a near complete invention record, including both successes and failures, as well as patent and trademark correspondence.

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Creators:
Brown, Ray, 1896-1946
Dates:
bulk 1917 -1946
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0065
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Ray W. Brown (1896-1946) was the Manager of the Aviation Department for General Tire and Rubber Company in Akron Ohio, and received a NAA award for being the first pilot to guide an airplane entirely by radio directional compass. Besides his military flying, Brown learned to fly at Gerstner Field, Louisiana, in 1917, when he joined the US Army Air ...

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Creators:
Schreiber, Leo J., 1904-1992
Dates:
1904-1992
Size:
3.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schrleo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; birth certificate; copyright certificates; professional and personal correspondence, 1923-1984; Federal Art Project file; photographs of Schreiber, friends and work; photo album of work; 2 oil self-portraits; sketches, chiefly of heads, and including anatomical studies; commercial drawings and related printed material; 18 noteboo...

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Creators:
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
Dates:
1887, 1911, 1914, 1925-1927, 1934-1939, 1950, 1962-1972
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-100
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by invertebrate zoologist, Waldo L. Schmitt, documenting his research and collecting trips. Schmitt's chief research interest was crustacea. Collecting trips documented in this accession include the Presidential Cruise of 1938 to the Galapagos Islands as well as trips to Antarctica, ...

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Creators:
Hirschl & Adler Galleries
Dates:
circa 1921-1990
Size:
10.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hirsadle
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The bulk of the collection consists of b&w photographic prints and color transparencies, ca. 1960-ca.1995, of paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, and folk art, most by nineteenth and twentieth century American artists, sold by Hirschl & Adler Galleries. Scattered records, 1921-199-, include a small amount of correspondence with collectors, deale...

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