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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:
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:
Quick, Herbert, 1861-1925
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2395
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Anantha Krishna Iyer, L. Krishna, Diwan Bahadur, 1861-1937
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 Levi, 1845-1904
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:
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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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:
Bull Head, (Blackfeet chief)
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Dates:
June 14, 1934 and June 26, 1934
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4078
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Both letters include ink sketches in the body of the letter; letter of June 26 includes ink sketches colored with crayons. Letters offer Stirling "The Blue Smoke of Friendship." The sketches are of a pipe and an ideograph for Chief Bull, Sanderville's Indian name.

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Creators:
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950
Dates:
June 26, 1933
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4220
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Suggest that the word "warrenuncood" is a Powhatan Algonquian synonym for the Tutelo-Occaneechi.

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