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Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Maevis, Alfred
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
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Dates:
1903-1969
Size:
1 Cubic foot (5 Boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0954
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection relates to Maevis' work on the New York subway system.

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Creators:
Schmidt-Wartenburg, Henry
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS53
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Dates:
1985
Size:
13 negatives (acetate, 35 mm)
10 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.85-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting a reception honoring Douglas H. Ubelaker's transition from Department Chairman. They include images of Douglas H. Ubelaker and other members of the Department of Anthropology staff, as well as gifts given to Ubelaker in celebration of his five-year tenure as chairman. The photographs were probably made by a Smithsonian photo...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1777-1965
Size:
10.22 Cubic feet (consisting of 20 boxes, 2 folders, 9 oversize folders, 3 map case folders, 3 flat boxes (2 full, 1 partial.))
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Steamboats
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: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Gerard, William R. (William Ruggles), 1841-
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
49 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3440
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Manuscript of 45 pages with letter of transmittal, and criticism of the paper by Dr. T. Michelson.

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Creators:
Amsden, Monroe
Dates:
1925 or later
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4853
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes autograph document 41 pages; typescript document 28 pages; Ink sketches, 5 pages; Drawings of ground plans and sections on tracing cloth, 7 sheets 12" x 22" and under; Pottery type distribution charts on tracing cloth, 6 sheets 23" x 18" and under; Oversize drawings and charts (filed in Map Case): "Turkey House, a small ruin 9 miles from P...

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Creators:
Pullman Palace Car Co.
Pullman-Standard
Dates:
circa 1882-1955
Size:
128.5 Cubic feet (145 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1175
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of approximately 13,500 images (original photographs, copy prints, and film and glass plate negatives) for freight, passenger, private, and street and rapid transit cars manufactured by the Pullman Palace Car Company. The collection contains primarily early railroad Americana, including interior and exterior views of private and business cars as well as passenger and street cars. The collection is an important part of the historical record of the railroad car-building industry as well as the history of architecture and interior design.

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Creators:
Frachtenberg, Leo Joachim, 1883-1930
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
Kenoyer, Louis, 1868-1937
Dates:
ca. 1914-15
Size:
60 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4620
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: 1. "Tfa'lat'ya material obtained at Toppenish, Washington from Louis Q'inai' (Kenoyer), July 10, 1915. Louis 47 years old has not spoken nor heard his language since he was 17 years old. Was at Chemawa when his father died." Vocabulary notes, apparently for a text with pages numbered 1-59. 7 pages, handwritten in red ink. 2. Copy of lette...

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Creators:
Gurney, Jeremiah, 1812-1895
Dates:
1858
Size:
1 copy print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R86-31
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copy of studio portrait by Jeremiah Gurney depicting nine men, including Ponca chiefs and John B. Robertson, United States Indian Agent.

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Dates:
1973-1974
Size:
1.29 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-084
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Carol and Katie Davis Collection of Adams Morgan Ephemera, which dates from 1973-1974 and measures 1.29 linear feet, documents the growth and flourishing of neigborhood activism in Washington, DC both before and after the arrival of Home Rule. The collection includes copies of The Columbian newspaper, the self-proclaimed "Community Newspaper of Adams Morgan," also published as "Noticierio Columbian."

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