Query: Plant World
Correspondence
Dates:
1894-1903
Size:
2.08 cu. ft. (3 document boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 222
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In 1971, the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany, transferred its official records and collections of personal papers relating to the early history of the Department to the Hunt Botanical Library at the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation. The official correspondence files generated by Charles Louis Pollard during his …

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World War II Japanese Bombing Collection
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes leaflets, photos and reports relating to the United States bombing missions, both conventional and atomic, against Japan during 1945. Included are propaganda leaflets dropped by the United States over Japanese cities warning of bombings, including English translations of the leaflets. There is also a formerly restricted comment on …

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Nordyke & Marmon Aviation Plant Photograph Album
Creators:
Nordyke & Marmon Company
Dates:
1917-1918
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0250
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Marmon Motor Car Company, owned by Nordyke & Marmon Company of Indianapolis, Indiana, was one of several automotive companies that was awarded contracts to produce Liberty aircraft engines during World War I. Hall-Scott also licensed Nordyke & Marmon to produce some of their aircraft engines. This collection consists of a photo album documenting the construction of Nordyke & Marmon Company's aviation plant, as well as operations at the completed factory. There is also a sheet in the front of the album which lists captions and dates for each photograph contained in the album.

This collection is in English.

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W. Andrew (William Andrew) Archer Papers
Dates:
circa 1918-1973
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7378
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Glenn L. Martin Nebraska Company Scrapbooks (Brown Collection)
Creators:
Brown, Julie
Dates:
1943-1945
Size:
0.7 Cubic feet (2 flatboxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0064
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two scrapbooks. The smaller scrapbook contains certificates, newsletters, photographs, silhouettes, small paintings, correspondence, and articles regarding both Brown and the Martin-Nebraska plant. The larger scrapbook contains oversized photographs and drawings of the B-29. The drawings were drawn by Brown.

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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 2: Armed Forces
Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
circa 1810-1980
Size:
62 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 2: Armed Forces contains circa 3,400 pieces of sheet music and song folios documenting the military history of the United States; there are only a handful of foreign imprints. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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John E. Parker Collection
Creators:
Parker, John E.
Dates:
1940-1945
Size:
3.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box) (4 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0005
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains four wooden covered scrapbooks designed by John E. Parker which include clippings and photographs of the company during this period. Collection also includes 'General Survey Organization Northwestern Aeronautical Corporation;' 'Postwar Products Survey Northwestern Aeronautical Corporation;' newsclippings on NAC; 'TOW Lines' published by NAC; and other material about …

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Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records - Patent Files
Creators:
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company
Dates:
1906-1947
Size:
9 Cubic feet (18 document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The years before World War I were spent in patent litigation for aviation pioneers Glenn Curtiss and Orville and Wilbur Wright.

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V-2 Power Plant and Rocket Engine Drawings
Dates:
1943-1945
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0089
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a complete set of production blueprints for the V-2 rocket powerplant and directly related accessories.

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Princeton University Poster Collection
Creators:
Princeton University
Dates:
1863-1950
Size:
135 Cubic feet (10,690 posters)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An extensive and comprehensive collection of posters from World War I and World War II.

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