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Creators:
Archives Center, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1910-2001
Size:
21 items (21 folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0751
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An artificial collection of posters on various subjects, at present organized according to donor. Examples of contents include movie posters and propaganda posters.

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Creators:
Howard (C.J.), Inc.
Nichols (T.G.) Company, Inc.
Parker Holladay Company (Chicago)
Mather and Company.
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Dates:
1923-1950s
Size:
186 items (1 box, 7 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0876
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Posters on a variety of subjects including hygiene, civics and citizenship, but the vast majority exhort employees to practice good work habits.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Seminars
Dates:
1969-1973
Size:
0 cu. ft.
Collection ID:
Accession 97-032
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These posters of exhibitions and events include: "Open House at the Smithsonian...On Occasion of its 125th Anniversary"; "3rd International Symposium, Man and Beast, Comparative Social Behavior"; "The Copernican Century 1450-1550, An Exhibit of Renaissance Science Technology and Culture" at the Museum of History and Technology; "The Call ...

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Creators:
Schlaikjer, Jes Wilhelm
Biegel, Paul E.
Dates:
1942-1952.
Size:
20 items (3 folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0546
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Twenty posters designed by Schlaikjer during World War II and after.

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Creators:
California Indian Basketweavers Association
Dates:
1992-2010
Size:
13 posters
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.063
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The California Indian Basketweavers Association (CIBA) is a nonprofit organization formed in 1992 in Woodland, California. CIBA's goal is "to preseve, promote, and perpetuate California Indian basket weaving traditions while providing a healthy physical, social, spiritual, and economic environment for basketweavers." CIBA holds an annual gathering for weavers to show their work, share techniques and stories and provide support to one another. This collection consists of 13 posters from the CIBA annual gatherings from 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2002, 2003 and 2005 through 2010. There is also one poster from the California Statewide Traditional Gathering Policy. Several of these posters are signed by Deborah McConnell (Yurok/Quinault/Hoopa) who is the Northwestern California Field Director for CIBA.

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Creators:
Hoffman, John Nathan, 1923-1982
Dates:
circa 1890s-1960s
Size:
3 Cubic Feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1125
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of poster stamps (non-denominated stamp-sized miniature posters) advertising or commemorating a large variety of places, events, products, causes, and miscellaneous other subjects, including many international subjects. Some of the stamps are in albums or album sleeves.

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Creators:
Princeton University
Dates:
1906-1950
Size:
135 cubic feet (10,690 posters)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Primarily war-related posters.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1896-1899
Size:
1.39 Cubic Feet (consisting of 3 boxes, 1 folder, 1 oversize folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Posters
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Posters forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Covarrubias, Miguel, 1904-1957
Dates:
circa 1940
Size:
2 posters (approximately 25 x 37 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2009-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of two posters, each measuring approximately 25 x 37 inches and illustrated by Miguel Covarrubias, circa 1940. The first poster, entitled Art Forms of the Pacific Area, is a full-color map of the Pacific Rim with illustrations depicting examples of indigneous art from various countries. A second poster, Peoples of the Pacif...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Photographic Services
Dates:
1978-2001, 2005
Size:
3 oversize folders.
Collection ID:
Accession 15-199
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of posters created for Smithsonian Institution museums, exhibitions, and events. Museums include the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), the National Museum of American History (NMAH), the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), and the Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Some of these posters were created when the office w...

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