Query: Letters
MS 1897-a Correspondence regarding Indian shields
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Brittin, L. H.
Culin, Stewart, 1858-1929
Foster, Robert J.
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Dates:
1902-1911
Size:
47 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1897A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Largely letters received in connection with Mooney's investigation of "the oldtime shields of the confederated Kiowas, Comanches, Apaches, Cheyennes, and Arapahos." Investigation described in letter to U.S. Military Academy, West Point, Mount Scott, Oklahoma. February 26, 1903, filed with Rivers' letter to Mooney.

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MS 1333 Letter regarding a cave on the Gila River
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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John Loughery letters
Creators:
Loughery, John
Dates:
1985-1990
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lougjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The John Loughery letters measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1985-1990. Letters relate to John Loughery's writings about artists and art critics. Approximately one half of the collection consists of letters from Elsie Driggs to John Loughery from 1985 through 1990. Letters relate to Driggs' works of art, her husband, Lee Gatch, her …

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Giving Pledge Letters
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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Rosamund Felsen Letters
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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John George Brown letters and writing
Creators:
Brown, John George, 1831-1913
Dates:
1891-1902
Size:
5 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.browjogl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Four letters and a writing by Brown. Included is a letter from Brown to dealer Mr. Kraushaar regarding Brown's painting Invested a Nickel; a letter from Brown to Mr. Wheeler (of Hayden W. Wheeler & Co., New York, N.Y.) thanking him for the purchase of one of his paintings, inquiring about …

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Registers and Letters Received by the Commissioner of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Dates:
1865–1872
Size:
74 Reels
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M752
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

This collection is comprised of digital surrogates previously available on the 74 rolls of microfilm described in NARA publication M752. These digital surrogates reproduced 33 volumes of registers and indexes and the related unbound letters received by the Commissioner of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872.

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MS 2395 Letter referring to pictographs found on rocks in Dakota County, Nebraska
Creators:
Quick, Herbert, 1861-1925
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2395
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 7329 Letter to Otis Tufton Mason
Creators:
Rodkinson, Michael Levi, 1845-1904
Mason, Otis Tufton, 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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MS 1215 Letters received from James G. Swan
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
1878
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1215
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letters concern tribes of the Northwest Coast. March 5 Letter to Professor S. F. Baird. Port Townsend [Washington Territory] 2 pages. April 9 Letter to Professor S. F. Baird. Port Townsend [Washington Territory] 3 pages. May 14 Letter to Major J. W. Powell. Port Townsend [Washington Territory]. 1 page. June 4 Letter to Major J. W. Powell …

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