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Creators:
Förstemann, Ernst Wilhelm, 1822-1906
Thomas, Nora
Dates:
1886
Size:
148 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7170
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document includes an introductory statement and parts concerning written characters, the calendar, and remarks on the separate parts of the manuscript. Accompanying the typescript is a 141-page manuscript copy of the translation.

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Creators:
Schellhas, Paul, 1859-1945
Dates:
1886
Size:
123 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1048
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The first part of the paper contains a general discussion and enumeration of the Precolumbian Maya Manuscripts located in various European libraries and archives. Shellhas later describes the system of Maya calendrics and finally his interpretation of the Codex Dresden.

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Creators:
Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009
Dates:
1940s-2009
Size:
27.5 Linear feet
19.12 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.spernanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, collage artist, and printmaker Nancy Spero measure 27.5 linear feet and 19.12 GB and are dated 1940s-2009. Biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, writings, subject files, personal business records, printed and digital material, and photographic materials provide an overview of her exhibitions, major projects, and personal life. Also documented is her interest and participation in political movements and social issues including anti-war, women's rights, animal rights, repressive regimes, and the treatment of political prisoners.

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National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.
Extractive Industries, Division of.
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Dates:
circa 1880-circa 1970
Size:
10 Cubic feet (29 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of postcards gathered by Dr. Victor A. Blenkle, a twentieth century physician. The postcards primarily concern geographical locations and landmarks in the United States and Western Europe, but also include materials from six other continents.

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Kranzberg, Melvin, Dr., 1917-1995
Dates:
1934 - 1988
Size:
140 Cubic feet (408 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0266
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Personal papers of Dr. Kranzberg from his undergraduate years at Amherst College through his professional career. Collection documents his involvement with development of the new field of history of technology and his role as principal founder of the Society for the History of Technology (SHOT); work as consultant and advisor to domestic and international agencies, colleges, and universities; personal affiliations, lectureships, publications; and teaching and administrative activities for more than 40 years as a college professor.

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