Query: Cuba
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Cuba
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
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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in NMAH.AC.0060.S01.02.Cuba for Cuba
Ramón de la Sagra Album of Drawings of Fishes of Cuba
Creators:
Sagra, Ramón de la, 1798-1871
Dates:
1798-1871
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of an album of original drawings of Cuban fishes by Ramon de la Sagra, 1798-1871, and a few photographs of the drawings (black and white).

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in Accession 84-189 for Cuba
Yvonne Payne Daniel videos of Afro-Caribbean dance traditions: Cuba, Haiti, and Brazil
Creators:
Daniel, Yvonne, 1940-
Dates:
1986-1992
Size:
Video recordings (35 hours 44 minutes, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1993.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full video record of Afro-Caribbean dance performances in Cuba, Haiti, and Brazil. Cuban dance focuses on traditional Cuban rumba (particular versions of professional, traditional, and general public rumba as well as two National Cuban Ballet Companies, the National Cuban Modern Dance Company (Danza Nacional), and three National Folkloric Companies (Conjunto …

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in HSFA.1993.08 for Cuba
Photographs of Brazil, Cuba, and Costa Rica
Dates:
1919-1926
Size:
137 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.142
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lantern slides, possibly 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 …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.142 for Cuba
Smithsonian Institution-Cuba Relations Oral History Interviews
Dates:
1998
Size:
3 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9613
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program …

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in Record Unit 9613 for Cuba
Charles E. Doty photographs relating to Cuba and the Philippines
Creators:
Doty, Charles Edward, 1862-1921
Dates:
circa 1898-1912
Size:
509 Items (circa 509 negatives and positives, glass)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-26A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made and collected by Charles Edward Doty during his time stationed in Cuba (1899-1902) and the Philippines (1904-1906). Some of the Cuban photographs are marked by the Engineer's Department, with which Doty was employed, and some may relate to his official activities. The bulk of the photographs document the city of …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.73-26A for Cuba
MS 3032 Report on the South Coast cave, Isle of Pines, Cuba
Creators:
Payzant, George Y.
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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in NAA.MS3032 for Cuba
A.R. Van Tassell Photograph Albums
Creators:
Van Tassell, A.R.
Jackson, Paul
Dates:
1900-1956.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1015
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photograph album documenting the work and life of A.R. Van Tassell, an engineer who worked on structures in Hawaii as well as the Panama Canal.

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in NMAH.AC.1015 for Cuba
MS 4165 Photostat copy of portion of letter of Gabriel Diaz Vara Calderón, Bishop of Cuba
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Díaz Vara Calderón, Gabriel, -1676
Dates:
1676 ?
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4165
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS4165 for Cuba
Administrative Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
1970-1984, 1990-1991
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-055
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence with the United States Department of State. Major topics include agreements with Panama and Cuba. Materials also include reports, agreements, and copies of correspondence between the Department of State and Panamanian and Cuban governmental bodies.

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