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Creators:
Kern, George Robert, 1894-1962 (cabinet maker, machinist)
Kern, George Robert, Jr., 1919-1987
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Medical History
Dates:
1936-1970
Size:
3 Cubic feet (9 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0479
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Blueprints, drawings, patent applications, patents, product photographs, correspondence, bills and receipts, advertising, and published articles related to the Kerns' products. The bulk of the material, 1949-1958, is from George Kern's files. It primarily relates to the development and marketing of the Dentagraph and high speed dental drills before the formation of the Fairfax Manufacturing Company in 1957.

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Creators:
Garvin, Thomas
Vines, Gail
Dates:
1951-1953
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0756
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

One scrapbook of fourteen pages consisting of hand-drawn illustrations cut from envelopes and glued to the scrapbook pages.

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Creators:
Westburg, Peter W., 1914-1984
Dates:
1970-1981
Size:
2.2 Cubic feet ((1 map case drawer))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Westburg's original drawings. The material consists of 105 ink-on-mylar detail drawings of 37 aircraft from the 1920s and 1930s. Westburg executed all these drawings between April 1970 and February 1981.

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Patton, James French, 1915-1971
Dates:
1930-1970
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pattjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Over 700 photographs of Patton's work; sketches and drawings; and miscellaneous papers.

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Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Homovi (Hopi)
Kutcahonauu (Hopi)
Winuta (Hopi)
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Dates:
November, 1899-March, 1900
Size:
3 Volumes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4731
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics
Marton, Ladislaus Laszlo, 1901-1979 (physicist)
Dates:
1932 - 1970
Size:
4.66 Cubic feet (15 boxes, one (1) 16 mm film)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0100
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of materials documenting the history of electron optics, especially electron microscopes. Included are engineering drawings of Marton's devices, designed in Belgium, Stanford and RCA in the 1930s and 1940s; notebooks concerning extensive investigations in electron microscopy; photographs and micrographs concerning developm...

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Creators:
Lamont, Frances Kent, 1899-1975
Dates:
1909-1970
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lamofran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of sculptor Frances Kent Lamont measure 0.7 linear feet and date from 1909 to 1970. Papers include letters, a school notebook, printed material, two scrapbooks, sketches, and photographs including family snapshots, portraits, and photos of works of art.

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Creators:
Ellis, Fred, 1885-1965
Dates:
[ca.1920-1970]
Size:
2 Linear feet ((Ca. 2000 items on one microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.ellifred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 1094: Typewritten copy of a short essay entitled, "Cartooning and the Search for Ideas"; handwritten list of words Ellis used to get ideas; a sketchbook; ca. 1000 small sketches; and pages from "The Life and Work of Daumier" by Henri Franz with sketches Ellis did of Daumier's work.

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Cascieri, Arcangelo, 1902-1997
Dates:
1902-1982
Size:
3 Linear feet
2 Items (rolled docs)
Collection ID:
AAA.cascarca
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The majority of the collection consists of project files, ca. 1932-1981, containing correspondence, sketches and printed material from Cascieri's many commissions of church sculptures. Also found are Cascieri's pencil studies as a student, ca. 1930's, sketches from his projects, and miscellaneous drawings.

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Peirce, Waldo, 1884-1970
Dates:
1930
Size:
[10] leaves (ill., 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.peirwauk
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Satiric poem on Rockwell Kent by Peirce. Contains an inscription in French to "mon ami Walter Powers," 1934. The book includes a signed lithograph by Rockwell Kent entitled "The Olympian Peirce reading his terrific lines to a group of young ladies" and a watercolor and ink drawing by Peirce of flutist "Unser Kent." Peirce made two changes in the te...

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