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Creators:
Wright, A. Gilbert, (Arthur Gilbert), 1909-1987
Dates:
circa 1936-1981 and undated
Size:
1.4 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1 half document box) (1 3x5 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7331
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of A. Gilbert Wright provide partial documentation of most aspects of his professional career. Included are materials concerning Wright's tenure as a Rockefeller Foundation Intern at the Buffalo Museum of Science, 1937-1938; his work at the Florida State Museum, the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, and the Smithsonian Institut...

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Creators:
Wright, A. Gilbert, (Arthur Gilbert), 1909- interviewee
Dates:
1983
Size:
9 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9523
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Morrison, Joseph Paul Eldred
Dates:
1923-1973 and undated
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7376
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The largest portion of Morrison's papers consists of professional correspondence written and received between 1923 and 1973. It documents his research interests and the extent of his influence as an adviser and research editor to students and colleagues worldwide in malacological matters. In addition there are small groups of letters, not...

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Creators:
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843
Dates:
ca. 1838
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7007
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1876-1927
Size:
1.21 Cubic feet (consisting of 2.5 boxes, 2 folders, 2 oversize folders. )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.02.Illinois
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: Illinois forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Baum, Don, 1922-
Prince, Sue Ann
Dates:
1986 January 31-May 13
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording, analog)
108 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.baum86
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Don Baum conducted 1986 January 31 and May 13, by Sue Ann Kendall, for the Archives of American Art, in Chicago, Illinois.

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United States. Air Force
Dates:
bulk 1949-1954
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a folder containing permits, maps, and five photographs relating to the U.S. Army Air Force granting the Smithsonian Institution use of part of the Orchard Air Force Base at Park Ridge, Illinois, for aircraft storage.

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Creators:
Wieghardt, Nelli Bar, 1904-2001
Pacini, Marina
Dates:
1987 July 9-1989 April 29
Size:
105 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wiegha87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Nelli Bar Wieghardt conducted 1987 July 9-1989 April 29, by Marina Pacini, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Merker, Walter H., Jr.
PCC and St. L Railroad
Dates:
1925-1928
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1079
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of photographic prints of railroad construction in Pierron, St. Jacob, and Collinsville, Illinois, from 1925-1927.

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Creators:
Weller, Allen S. (Allen Stuart), 1907-1997
Polcari, Stephen
Dates:
1992 May 1
Size:
1 Sound cassette
24 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.weller92
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Allen Stuart Weller conducted 1992 May 1, by Stephen Polcari, for the Archives of American Art. Weller discusses his early training and his teaching career; traveling to Europe in the 1920s; the first American art courses offered at Princeton; working with the army to preserve monuments during WWII; teaching modern art during the ...

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