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Creators:
Winter, J. C.
Dates:
September 7, 1878
Size:
3 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1333
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letter relative to a cave discovered on the Gila River about 52 miles from Ft. Bayard, thought by the writer to be an old Aztec burial place. Letter forwarded by Secretary Baird to Major Powell for attention.

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Creators:
Felsen, Rosamund, 1934-
Dates:
1968-1977
Size:
0.2 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
AAA.felsrosa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The letters of Los Angeles gallerist Rosamund Felsen measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1968-1977. Included are sixteen letters and two postcards, all but three of which are from Jasper Johns. The others are from Ellsworth Kelly, Al Ruppersberg, and Bob P. The warm casual letters from Johns describe the artist's interest in birds, gardens, and weather. He also discusses drawings and upcoming exhibitions. Folded into the letters are a black and white snapshot of Johns and one of Felsen, in both cases surrounded by others. Also included here is the panty hose box in which Felsen stored these letters.

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Creators:
Quick, Herbert, 1861-1925
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2395
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Iyer, L. K. Anantha Krishna
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
March 3, 1921
Size:
2 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7328
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mainly concerns exchange of publications.

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Creators:
Rodkinson, Michael L.
Mason, Otis T., 1838-1908
Dates:
April 3, 1893
Size:
4 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7329
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transmits a copy of Rodkinson's History of amulets, charms, and talismans, 1893, and indirectly asks for payment. Written on a brochure that concerns the publication.

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Creators:
Gates, Bill, 1955-
Buffett, Warren
Giving Pledge, LLC
Dates:
2010 - 2015
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1360
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of letters or statements from 62 persons agreeing to Warren Buffett's and Bill Gates's challenge to donate 95% of their wealth to charities.

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Creators:
Shicoff, Rochelle, 1943-
Dates:
1981-1998
Size:
0.02 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.shicroch
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection measures 0.02 linear feet and includes 37 letters and postcards from sculptor Luis Jimenez to close friend and artist Rochelle "Shelly" Shicoff. The letters are personal in nature and Jimenez makes references to his ongoing studio processes, some specific works, and his presence at the 1991 Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial exhibition.

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
October 24, 1886
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1347
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Announces his discovery of the Biloxi and Tunica languages and encloses brief vocabularies.

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United States. Department of Agriculture
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
July 12, 1893
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3947
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Gives the botanical names for Yamp or Yampa, cottonwood, cedar of the plains, and cedars of the southern states.

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Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Edwards, Richard
Dates:
1867-1869
Size:
10 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7233
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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