Query: Massachusetts -- 20th century
METCO Inc. Materials
Creators:
Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity (Boston, Mass.)
Dates:
1977 - 2014
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet (1 box, 8 map folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1410
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes: annual METCO Parent Handbooks which detailed the services METCO provided and provided other information for parents of children attending the METCO supported schools, 1977-2004; event programs from METCO gatherings, 2007-2014; flyers and handouts; and posters, including 7 hand-made posters created to be displayed at meetings, featuring photographs and articles on …

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MacIvor Reddie papers
Creators:
Reddie, MacIvor, 1899-1966
Dates:
1869-1975
Size:
4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.reddmaci
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, photographs, biographical data, and sketchbooks.

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Hooker-Howe Company Papers
Creators:
Hooker-Howe Costume Company
Dates:
1922-1938
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1475
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Archival materials documenting the Hooker-Howe Costume Company's (Haverhill, Massachusetts) business providing costumes, wigs, make-up, props and other items for minstrel shows and other amateur theater.

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William G. Elliott Spectra-Span Records
Creators:
SpectraMetrics (Burlington, Massachusetts)
Elliott Laboratories (Andover, Massachusetts)
Elliott, William G., 1932-2014
Elliott, Mark
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Dates:
circa 1958-1988
Size:
6.5 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1361
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Elliott's work in developing the SpectraSpan Spectrometer and related technologies including the use of echelle gratings and argon plasmas with the spectrometer. It also documents his companies, SpectraMetrics, and Elliott Laboratories. The collection contains correspondence; photographs, including lantern slides; business and financial records; writings; laboratory notes; internal …

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Kahlil Gibran papers
Creators:
Gibran, Kahlil, 1922-
Dates:
circa 1945-2008
Size:
6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gibrkahl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor and arts organizer, Kahlil Gibran, measure 6.0 linear feet and date from circa 1945-2008. Included are biographical material, correspondence, writings,subject files, exhibition files, financial records, photographs and printed material relating to Gibran's art and his community involvement with Arab immigrants in the United States, in particular, Boston …

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Oral history interview with Madeleine L'Engle
Creators:
L'Engle, Madeleine
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1987 Sept. 2
Size:
24 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lengle87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Madeleine L'Engle conducted 1987 Sept. 2, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Charles Sheldon Papers
Creators:
Kuenzig Books
Sheldon, Charles Gates, 1899-1960
Breck Company.
Dates:
1902-1959
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1423
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the work of Charles G. Sheldon, the illustrator who created beautiful images of women for the "Breck Girls" advertising campaign from 1936-1957. Includes photographs of sitters, Breck advertising materials, Breck Company internal publications and newsletters, magazines with cover illustrations by Sheldon, a high school yearbook, internal papers from …

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Ralph Burns Papers
Creators:
Burns, Ralph, 1922-2001
Dates:
circa 1940-1994
Size:
1 Cubic foot (4 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0736
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains sheet music and presentation scores of songs written and arranged by composer Ralph Burns.

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Massie/McLurkin Innovative Lives Presentation and Interviews
Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Massie, Thomas
McLurkin, James
Dates:
1995; 1997.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes, 5 hours)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0603
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of approximately 5 hours of original, master and reference video footage and photographs, documenting Thomas H. Massie and James McLurkin in 1995 and 1997. Massie invented the Phantom Haptic Interface, an electronic device giving existing computer technology the ability to simulate the sense of touch. James McLurkin invented a community …

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Umberto Romano papers
Creators:
Romano, Umberto, 1905-1982
Dates:
[ca. 1935-1979]
Size:
0.8 Items (Linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.romaumbe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, sketchbooks, photographs, and business material.

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