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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Size:
16 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1536
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ANONYMOUS
Dates:
undated
Size:
13 Items (pieces , 6x6.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7598
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Yinzhi (literally silver money--the paper money with silver stamp) is used for mortuary ritual as well as ancestor worship ceremonies. It is burned to make it available to the deceased in the netherworld.

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ANONYMOUS
Graham, David Crockett
Dates:
undated
Size:
20 Items (pieces , 15.8x9.7 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7596
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Chinese term jingyi (literally, clothing blessed by the Buddhist scripture) refers also to the paper money made for the dead. It is a rectangular piece of paper with the design of incised strings of coins in the center. It is burned so that the dead will receive holdy blessings and have money for use in the netherworld.

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ANONYMOUS
Thayer, A.T.
Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Items (pieces , 20x8.2 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7597
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Chinese term jingyi (literally, clothing blessed by the Buddhist scripture) refers also to the paper money made for the dead. It is a rectangular piece of paper with the design of incised strings of coins in the center. It is burned so that the dead will receive holdy blessings and have money for use in the netherworld.

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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
19th century
Size:
1 Item (piece , 25x9.7 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7600
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Color woodblock print banknote, Yuankun in blue (the trade mark of the bank) at top. Added inscriptions read: Pingpiao zhigian ershiliu? in blue and black at left (it will be paid twenty-six ? [money unit]); and Quangxu shiyinian wuye sanri panzi?? at right (May 3, the eleventh year of Guangxu [reign] period [1886], Qing dynasty), Panzi is banking ...

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Creators:
Walker, Jan C., Reverend
Liebenzell Mission of U.S.A
Dates:
bulk 1961 and 1965
Size:
8 Photographs (1 postcard; 1 pamphlet; and 1 document)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-27
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Eight photographs taken by Reverend Jan C. Walker in Yap in 1961; a blank postcard of the first evangelical church in Yap; and a copy of Liebenzell Mission, July-August 1965, Volume 24, Number 4, with a picture of a Yapese man named Moses on the cover and a testimonial on him by Edmund and Elizabeth Kalau in the issue. The eight black and white pho...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. National Numismatic Collection
Dates:
circa 1983-1996
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-061
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of research material created and compiled by Richard G. Doty in preparation for his book, "The Soho Mint & The Industrialization of Money." Published in 1998 by the National Museum of American History in association with Spink & Son and the British Numismatic Society, the book documents the lives and work of Matthe...

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Creators:
Tompkins, Tim
Meyers, Dan
Helping People With AIDS
Parisella, Neil
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Dates:
1989-2010, undated
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1283
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records of Helping People with AIDS, a non-profit, charitable organization located in Rochester, New York that was active 1986-2003.

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Dates:
1818-1835
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2971
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

On small slips of paper, miscellaneous, signatures.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. National Numismatic Collection
Dates:
circa 1921-1989
Size:
26.91 cu. ft. (26 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box) (3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 359
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of correspondence and memoranda pertaining to publications, exhibitions, acquisitions, numismatic conferences in foreign countries, and materials on loan; annual reports of the Division of Numismatics; budgetary files; American Numismatic Association convention information; exhibition scripts for the Hall of Monetary ...

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