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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1794-1960
Size:
0.72 Cubic feet (consisting of 1.5 boxes, 1 folder, 1 oversize folder. )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Charity
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: Charity 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:
Stein, Margaret M.
New Dehli Charity Godown Society
Dates:
1972
Size:
226 items (ca. 226 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7109
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes descriptions of the object, locality, vernacular term, and remarks about use, manufacture, and significance, with introductory remarks and bibliography. Also includes purchase order, requisitions, and related material. Provides documentation for catalog numbers 415-516-716, a collection purchased from Tibetan refugees.

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Creators:
Gates, Bill, 1955-
Buffett, Warren
Giving Pledge, LLC
Dates:
2010 - 2015
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1360
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of letters or statements from 62 persons agreeing to Warren Buffett's and Bill Gates's challenge to donate 95% of their wealth to charities.

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Creators:
Ross, Malcolm D., 1919-1985
Dates:
[ca. 1950s-1970s]
Size:
15.26 Cubic Feet ((14 records center boxes) (2 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1998.0048
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a large amount of material without arrangement, including such material as photographs, handwritten notes, correspondence, medical flight records, reports and articles. The Stratolab program is perhaps the most well-represented of Ross' projects documented in the collection.

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Elks (Fraternal order). Lodge No. 684 (Frederick, Md.)
Dates:
1947-1982
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1374
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of photographs featuring events for the Elks Lodge #684 from Frederick, Maryland. The majority of the photographs are from 1947-1961.

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Creators:
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
Lutheran Brotherhood
Aid Association for Lutherans
Dates:
1902 - 2014
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1418
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes early founding documents of Thrivent's predecessors, Aid Association for Lutherans and Lutheran Brotherhood, including articles of incorporation, by-laws, etc.; magazines published by both organizations; magazines published by Thrivent; ballots; song books (for AAL or LB gatherings); placemats; contracts; photographs; brochu...

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Zembo Shrine (Location of Meeting--Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; )
Dates:
1949 - 1949
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1399
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An album of photographs documenting the activities of the members of the Zembo Shrine of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The album Includes images of members involved in charitable activities for children from Shriners' Hospitals; of members engaged in ritual activities or participating in public events such as parades; and of members in regalia.

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Dates:
2014-2015
Size:
6.4 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1377
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Exiles in America: Cuban Pedro Pans and Balseros was an oral history project designed to research and document the journeys and experiences of two distinct immigration/migration experiences of the Cuban diaspora. Steve Valesquez of the National Museum of American History Division of Home and Community Life conducted twelve oral history interviews 2014-2015. The project was funded by the Consortium for the American Experience.

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Creators:
Pieras, Miguel
Sitjar, Bonaventura
Cabot, Pedro
Juan Batista Sancho
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Dates:
1817
Size:
1 item (leaf )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1082
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The prayer board is signed by P. Cabot, believed to be Father Pedro Cabot of the San Antonio Mission.

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Creators:
Ketchum, Lewis
Dates:
circa 1837-1879
Size:
1 book (3 1/4 x 5 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-23
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

19th century manuscript book kept by Lewis Ketchum (Penobscot), mostly written in the Penobscot dialect of Eastern Abenaki with some notes in English. The manuscript descended through the Ketchum family and documents tribal matters from 1837 to 1879, including charity, marriages, births, and customs.

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