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Creators:
Hughes, William E.
Dates:
circa 1891-1931
Size:
5 Reels (16 mm)
15 negatives (glass)
2,800 lantern slides (circa)
1 scrapbook
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made or collected by William E. Hughes during his travels in the United States, Greenland, Japan, Grenada, Trinidad, Barbados, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Montserrat, St. Croix, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Cuba, Venezuela, France, Brazil, Costa Rica, Yugoslavia, Greece, and Turkey. They document the landscapes, churches, pu...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
circa 1793-1932
undated
Size:
0.29 Cubic Feet (consisting of.5 box, 3 folders, plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.02.Caribbean
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: Caribbean forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Archivo General de Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1955-2005, undated
Size:
1 Cubic Feet (32 folders 378 posters)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of 378 posters documenting important public service issues including education, health and safety, and cultural programs. These posters were widely displayed throughout the island and reflect key trends in the social history of Puerto Rico for nearly fifty years.

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Dates:
1919-1926
Size:
137 lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.142
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs, probably made by a tourist, documenting architecture and city scenes in Havana, Cuba (1919); San Jose and Port Simon, Costa Rica (1926); and Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Some images depict agriculture and religious subjects, including those of an experimental agriculture station in Cuba, the coffee industry in Brazil, and a J...

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Creators:
Simpson, George Eaton, 1904-1998
Dates:
1936-1964
Size:
521 prints (silver gelatin)
90 negatives (acetate)
70 lantern slides
347 negatives (nitrate)
185 color slides
4 prints (Kodachrome color)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.93-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection documents George Eaton Simpson's fieldwork in Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad, and Nigeria and consists of 704 unique images. The 1936 images of Haiti were primarily made at Milot, Fort Liberté, and Cap Haitien. The 1937 images were predominantly taken in Plaisance, Haiti; these include images of people, buildings, houses, street views, co...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
circa 1840-1964
Size:
0.51 Cubic Feet (consisting of 1 box, 2 folders. 1 oversize folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.02.Cuba
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: Cuba forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Henderson, Alexander, of Beliz, Honduras
Dates:
1872
Size:
8 Volumes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1090
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Deals with the Island-Carib language (Arawakan family), of British Honduras. Volumes 1-2, pages 1-76: "A Karif Grammar;" volumes 2-8, pages 77-338: "A Dictionary of the Karif Language as spoken in the Bay of Honduras;" volume 8, pages 339-40: "A Preface to Karif Dictionary."

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Creators:
Bartsch, Paul, 1871-1960
Dates:
1920s-1934
Size:
3.55 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (7 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs and glass plate negatives documenting Bartsch's field work in the Bahama Islands, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, West Indies (Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition, 1933), San Salvador, and the Philippines. Also included is correspondence concerning the Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition, 1933, and Charles R...

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Creators:
Payzant, George Y., Santa Barbara, Isle of Pines, Cuba
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3032
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also extract from letter, dated March 2, 1924, regarding purchase of the manuscript.

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Creators:
McComb, A. H., Jr., Capt.
Dates:
1956-1966
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet (230 color slides, 35mm)
Collection ID:
AAG.MCC
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Captain A.H. McComb, Jr. Collection includes approximately 230 35mm slides of public and private gardens and landscapes dating from 1956 to 1966, photographed by Captain A.H. McComb, Jr. at sites in Washington, D.C., Maryland, Virginia, New York, United States Virgin Islands, Argentina, Bermuda, Capri, Cuba, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Haiti, Jamaica, Panama, Puerto Rico, and Tobago.

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