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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box, plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Dupont
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: Dupont Products 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:
DuPont (E. I.) de Nemours & Company
Dates:
1939-1977
Size:
1 Cubic foot (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0007
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Promotional booklets and pamphlets, 1940-1963, regarding nylon; catalogues on the industrial use of nylon; 25th anniversary book on nylon; photographs, and a variety of other documents. Includes memo to DuPont employees concerning the company's wartime involvement in the development of the atomic bomb.

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Creators:
Kwolek, Stephanie
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
1996 March 25
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0596
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of two and one half hours of original (BetaCam SP), master (BetaCam SP) and reference (viewing) copies (VHS), documenting a lecture program for children on March 25, 1996 by Stephanie Kwolek, inventor of Kevlar. Kwolek discusses her invention of Kevlar as well as her background and life experiences.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Committee to Save the Cooper Union Museum
Dates:
1963-1971, with related material from 1932
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 633
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These files were assembled by the management and staff of the Cooper Union Museum, and later the Cooper Hewitt Museum, to document their activities during discussions about the Museum's future and its transfer from the Cooper Union to the Smithsonian Institution from 1963 to 1970. The records contain correspondence and memoranda of Museum ...

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Creators:
Tupper, Earl Silas
Tupper Corporation
Dates:
2003
1908-1989
Size:
14 Cubic feet (27 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0470
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers documenting inventor Earl S. Tupper, his inventions, Tupperware and the Tupper Company.

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Creators:
Parker, Robert Gish
Dates:
1899
Size:
5 prints
1 item (duplicate )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4700
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Catalog Number 4700: (1) Tribe: Dakota Description: Eagle Bill Photographer: Robert G. Parker Date: 1899. (2) Dakota Iron Tail Robert G. Parker 1899. (3) Dakota Kills Swift Elk Robert G. Parker 1899. (4) Dakota Swift Fox Robert G. Parker 1899. (5) Dakota Yellow Foot Robert G. Parker 1899.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History, National Numismatic Collection
Dates:
circa 1921-1989
Size:
10.9 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 359
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of correspondence and memoranda pertaining to publications, exhibitions, acquisitions, numismatic conferences in foreign countries, and materials on loan; annual reports of the Division of Numismatics; budgetary files; American Numismatic Association convention information; exhibition scripts for the Hall of Monetary ...

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Creators:
Costume, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Dates:
1928-1989
Size:
3 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
23 film reels
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0801
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Films, videos, tape recordings, and slides on fashion and clothing.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History, National Numismatic Collection
Dates:
1906-1999
Size:
17 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-206
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records primarily document the curatorial and professional activities of Vladimir Clain-Stefanelli and his wife, Elvira E. Clain-Stefanelli, and to a lesser extent the activities of curators Stuart M. Mosher, Richard G. Doty, and Coralee C. Gillilland. The records date back to when the National Numismatic Collection was known as the ...

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Creators:
Weldon, John Mitchell (collector and photographer)
Dates:
circa 1911-1912
Size:
21 prints (silver gelatin)
15 copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-33
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs probably made by John Mitchell Weldon while working in New Mexico. They include images of Albuquerque, Santa Fe, roads, railroads, livestock, a mine, caverns, a ranch, and Navajo and other Southwest Indians. Also included are studio portraits of American Indians, which appear to be the work of a professional photographer.

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