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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1886-1920
undated
Size:
1.15 Cubic feet (consisting of 2.5 boxes, 1 folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Envelopes
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: Envelopes 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:
Douglas, Stephen A., 1912- ((World War II soldier))
Dates:
1942-1945
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0755
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection is divided into two series. Series 1: Illustrated Envelopes contains envelopes drawn by Stephen Douglas and mounted on mat boards. This type of painted envelope is also called "patriotic." See Lawrence Sherman, United States Patriotic Envelopes of World War II, 2006. Series 2: Unit History, documents the engineers in the South We...

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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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Dates:
bulk 1918-1999
Size:
1.99 Cubic Feet ((5 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0473
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of philatelic items and first day covers from a variety of sources including flown items, cacheted covers, stamps, and first day covers. Flown items in the collection include letters from the first flights of various air mail routes; a letter carried aboard the first flight of the ZRS-4 Akron; a commemorative envelope from ...

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Creators:
Merrill, William
Dates:
September 25, 1980
Size:
8 Envelopes
19 Stamps
2 Slides
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7301
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Stamps are on first-day-issue envelopes postmarked Spokane, Washington. The masks included are of the Bellacoola, Tlingit, and Bellabella. Also included are two slides that show an exhibit of the stamps.

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Creators:
United States Postal Service
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Envelope
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7252
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The stamps are on an envelope postmarked Santa Fe, New Mexico, dated April 13, 1977, and addressed to William C. Sturtevant. The pottery on the stamps is from Acoma, San Ildefonso, Hopi, and Sia.

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Creators:
Campbell, Jean H.
Dates:
1861 - 1861
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1372
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains three scrapbooks filled with Civil War propaganda primarily from the North's perspective. The scrapbooks include illustrated envelopes as well as clippings from envelopes, magazines, and almanacs.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0062
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Miscellaneous items from various donors, incl. greeting cards, cigar bands, envelopes, and a set of original Burma-Shave signs.

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Creators:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Tolmie, William Fraser
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Envelope
Collection ID:
NAA.MS525
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

MS 525-a: Vocabulary, 2 pp. on printed form "Comparative Vocabulary of Indian Languages" (original ms.) MS 525-b: Copy of the above vocabulary, by George Gibbs. Printed as "Taku-kwan" on pp. 121-131 Contributions to N.A. Ethnology. 1877.

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Creators:
Roehrig, F. L. O. (Frederic Louis Otto), 1819-1908
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Envelope
Collection ID:
NAA.MS152
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Vocabulary according to the following sources: W. L. Hardisty (cf. Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript 92, copy 1); Kennicott's Manuscript (cf. Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript 160-a); and "another more complete printed copy of Kennicott" (Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript 160-c); with remarks by F.L.O. Roehrig. Received January 15...

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