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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-217
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Time and Navigation: The Untold Story of Getting from Here to There" website, jointly created by the National Air and Space Museum and the National Museum of American History, as it existed on March 20, 2014. The website includes an online exhibition about the history of navigation and navigation in different ...

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Dates:
bulk 2013
Size:
36 Digital prints
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0032
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 36 original digital illustrations drawn for, and used in, NASM's Time and Navigation Exhibit.

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Creators:
Voortmeyer, William B.
Dates:
bulk 1927-1952
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet ((1 letter document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2010.0006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following items documenting the career of Captain William B. Voortmeyer: newspaper clippings; photocopies of four photographs; a CD copy of Voortmeyer's unpublished manuscript, "The Rise of Air Power Over the Pacific," 1941; Air Navigation, textbook for the Air Training Center by Voortmeyer; manuscript of "The Modern...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Work and Industry
Dates:
2000-2009
Size:
1.43 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-221
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Paul Forsythe Johnston, Curator; Paula J. Johnson, Curator; and Michael Harrison, Project Historian, documenting the planning and development of On the Water: Stories from Maritime America, a companion exhibition to the America on the Move exhibition at the National Museum of American History. Mat...

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Creators:
Jackson, Melvin H.
Dates:
circa 1943-1983
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 85-154
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document Melvin H. Jackson's professional work in maritime history. Included are research notes for his book on privateering, gunfounding, and the Historic American Merchant Marine Survey; and correspondence and notes for his consulting work at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. Materials also include notes from his research toward...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1968 and undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-248
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of films shown in the Museum of History and Technology, Hall of American Maritime Enterprise related to marine transportation. Topics include the United States Coast Guard vessel, HMS Eagle; the United States Navy; and the first barge tow down the Mississippi River....

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Creators:
Chapelle, Howard Irving
Dates:
1969-1975
Size:
3 cu. ft. (6 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7228
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company
Dates:
1815-1966
Size:
72 Cubic feet (245 boxes, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0071
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of records primarily of the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company. Additionally, there are records of the Lehigh Navigation Coal Company and subsidiary companies including the Alliance Coal Mining Company. These records mostly describe anthracite mining in the vicinity of Mauch Chuck and Summit Hill, Pennsylvania. Also include...

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Creators:
Clarke, Barbara Lou.
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2006.0048
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation consists of one copy of TM 1-205, Air Navigation; one copy of Instrument Flight Part One: Basic Air Work; one copy of Instrument Flying Advanced Theory and Practice; and a scrapbook detailing Clarke's time in the Navy. The scrapbook is separated into two sections: LITIS and CNTS. The first section of the scrapbook focuses on Link Inst...

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Creators:
De Brum, Raymond
Olson, Cynthia
Waring, Aris
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7133
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The first narrative was recorded by Cynthia R. Olson. The sticks refer to representations of waves.

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