Query: National Museum of American History (U.S.). Dwight D. Eisenhower Institute for Historical Research
Project Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Dwight D. Eisenhower Institute for Historical Research
Dates:
circa 1964-1984
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 377
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of a few files relating to NAFMAB, including some documents concerning its history, its project to raise the Union ship Tecumseh, and the later meetings of the Board. Most of the record unit consists of files of Pogue's activities, speeches, professional memberships, and relationships of the Institute …

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Crown Central Petroleum Advertising Collection
Creators:
Crown Central Petroleum Corporation
Dates:
1949 - 1996
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (1 box, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1398
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes advertising materials for Crown Central's credit card and credit check programs, for gifts (cameras, kitchenware) offered by its service station to repeat customers; a set of posters and a design drawing for them, exhorting drivers to drive safely, featuring images of governors of states, President Dwight Eisenhower …

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Project Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. National Armed Forces Museum Advisory Board
Dates:
circa 1960-1975
Size:
13.58 cu. ft. (13 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 581
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the activities of NAFMAB, including collecting and accessioning, planning for a site, exhibits design, and carrying out various projects. Also included is a multi-volume chronology of events, 1946-1973, in addition to copies of files of NMHT curator Mendel L. Peterson, who represented the Smithsonian on a preliminary committee …

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Harold M. Anderson Black Wall Street Film Collection
Creators:
Anderson, Harold M.
Dates:
1948-1952
Size:
1 Item (1 reel.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1197
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Black Wall Street was a vibrant African American community in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Filmed between 1948 and 1952 Reverend Harold M. Anderson's Black Wall Street Film documents many of the neighborhood's businesses including barber shops, bakers, taxi companies, jewelers, and other stores. Reverend Anderson also captured its citizens in church, at school, participating in parades, and walking around the area. The film includes footage Richard and Pat Nixon as they campaigned in Black Wall Street, the first vice-presidential candidate to visit the African American neighborhood.

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Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Creators:
Zippo Manufacturing Company
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)
Dates:
1937 - 1998
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0094
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Advertising brochures, posters, and articles on the company.

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James S. Plaut papers
Creators:
Plaut, James S. (James Sachs), 1912-1996
Dates:
[ca. 1929]-1980
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
2.2 Linear feet (Addition)
4 Volumes (Reels 581 and 5139: Scrapbooks)
Collection ID:
AAA.plaujame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, business files, academic papers, photographs, clippings, sketchbook, sketches, and miscellaneous notes.

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Gold Bond-Good Humor Collection
Creators:
Good Humor Corporation.
Dates:
1927 - 1991
Size:
2 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0451
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection photographs and corporate records from the Good Humor Company, purveyors of ice cream products.

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in NMAH.AC.0451 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Dwight D. Eisenhower Institute for Historical Research
Ross and Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett papers
Creators:
Moffett, Ross
Dates:
circa 1870-1992
Size:
7.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.moffross
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This collection measures 7.7 linear feet, dates from circa 1870 to 1992, and documents the life and career of painter Ross Moffett and, to a lesser extent, the life and career of his wife, painter, lithographer, etcher, and illustrator, Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett. The collection includes correspondence, photographs, artwork including sketchbooks, and printed material including published writings, newspaper clippings, press releases, and exhibition catalogs.

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"Yankee Clippers Carry On" Programs
Creators:
Pan American World Airways, Inc.
Dates:
October 16, 1958
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder, 2 booklets, 9.7 x 7 inches (25 x 18 cm))
Collection ID:
NASM.1992.0020.0062
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two copies of "Yankee Clippers Carry On," a program produced for the christening ceremony of the Pan American World Airways Boeing Model 707-120 "Jet Clipper America" by Mamie Eisenhower at Washington National Airport, Washington, D.C., on October 16, 1958.

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Edward H. Dwight Papers
Creators:
Dwight, Edward H., 1919-1981
Dates:
1821-2001
bulk 1950-1979
Size:
18.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dwigedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Cincinnati art historian, museum director, and Audubon and Peale scholar, Edward H. Dwight (1919-1981), measure 18.6 linear feet and date from 1821-2001, with the bulk of the material dating from 1950-1979. Dwight's papers include biographical material, writings by Dwight, and research files on John James Audubon, Raphaelle Peale, and others, documenting Dwight's extensive contribution to the study of American painting, particularly naturalist, portrait, and still-life painting.

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