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Zembo Shrine (Location of Meeting--Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; )
Dates:
1949 - 1949
Size:
0.15 Cubic Feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1399
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An album of photographs documenting the activities of the members of the Zembo Shrine of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The album Includes images of members involved in charitable activities for children from Shriners' Hospitals; of members engaged in ritual activities or participating in public events such as parades; and of members in regalia.

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Creators:
McFarland, J. Horace (John Horace), 1859-1948
American Rose Society
Dates:
1899-1974
Size:
30 Cubic Feet (2718 photographs: black and white; 448 glass lantern slides; 41 glass negatives; color records; plant patents; publications. )
Collection ID:
AAG.MCF
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The J. Horace McFarland Collection includes over 3,100 photographic images of private and public gardens throughout the United States, as well as some from foreign countries, dating from 1899 to 1963. Many of these images, generated for Mount Pleasant Press (later the J. Horace McFarland Company), were used to illustrate trade catalogs published by the firm as well as journal and newspaper articles. The collection also contains color records that were used as reference aids during the printing process, plant patents, and various publications of the McFarland Company.

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Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Skinner Engine Company
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Dates:
1880-1960.
Size:
29 Cubic Feet (81 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1087
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records of the Skinner Engine Company, Erie, Pennsylvania, manufacturers of Universal Unaflow engines, include correspondence and orders, 1905-1939, 1948-1951; drawings, blueprints, tracings, photographs, and files on Corliss engines, diesels, steam turbines, variable steam controls, and Kingsford and Stumpf stationary and marine unaflow engines, 1...

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Creators:
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950
Dates:
1937
Size:
82 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4351B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Oakley, Violet, 1874-1961
Dates:
1841-1981
Size:
57.4 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
AAA.oaklviol
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, stained glass artist, and muralist Violet Oakley measure 57.4 linear feet and date from 1841-1981. Found within the papers are biographical materials; personal and business correspondence; writings, including essays, lectures, and project drafts; diaries and journals; financial material; artwork; printed material, including scrapbooks; and photographs, 3 albums, 322 glass plate negatives, and 1600 film negatives of Oakley, her family and friends, and her work.

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Creators:
Joint Photographic Reconnaissance Center
Dates:
bulk 1914-1945
Size:
9 Cubic Feet ((10 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1986.0005
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of historical information on aerial photographic reconnaissance, compiled by the donor, Samuel Batchelder. The bulk of the material is publications, including "The Illustrated War News" (World War I), '"Evidence in Camera" (British Air Ministry), and "Enemy Defences" (Mediterranean Allied Photographic Reconnaissance Command...

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Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Modjeski and Masters
Dates:
1870-1979
bulk 1900-1940
Size:
60 Cubic Feet (139 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0976
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records document the work of consulting engineers and bridge builders, Ralph Modjeski (1861-1940) and Frank Masters (1883-1974) of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

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Creators:
Jackson, William Henry
Detroit Photographic Company
Dates:
1899-1904
Size:
8 prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4510
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Catalog Number 4510: Tribe: (1) Ute Description: Yamapi, a runner for Chief Ouray Photographer: [W. H. Jackson ?] No Date See BAE Negative Number 1586-d. (2) Ute Colorow, Ute chief [W. H. Jackson ?] No Date Cf. 46,785-C. (3) Ute Ignacio, high chief Photograher unknown Copyright 1899 See BAE Negative Number 46,785-F. (4) Ute Ute teepee, Lo...

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Creators:
Eisenmann, Charles, b. 1850
Hamilton and Hoyt
Dates:
1874-189-
Size:
5 prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4503
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Catalog Number 4503: Tribe: 1)Dakota Description: Three men, standing, 2 women and 2 children, seated Photographer: Charles Eisenmann, 229 Bowery, New York Date: [ca. 189-?]. See Negative Number 44,928. 2) Dakota Spotted Tail, Iron Bull, Pawnee Killer, and Julius Meyer, interpreter filed-(stereo.) [ca. 189-?] See Negative Number 44,928-B. 3) Dakota...

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Creators:
Transportation, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co.
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1860-1936
Size:
18 Cubic Feet (55 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0208
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection of engineering reports and correspondence from the Engineering Department of the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company. The Philadelphia and Reading Railroad was most used for the transportation of anthracite coal within Pennsylvania from 1833 through the early 1970s.

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