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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Potter, William
Dates:
1915 January
Size:
10 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2746
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ojibwa linguistic notes collected by Truman Michelson from William Potter, a Gull Lake Chippewa. The notes consist mostly of vocabulary.

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Creators:
Vonnoh, Bessie Potter, 1872-1955
Dates:
circa 1860-1991
bulk 1890-1955
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor Bessie Potter Vonnoh measure 0.8 linear feet and date from circa 1860 to 1991, with the bulk of material dating from 1890 to 1955. The scattered papers document the personal life and career of Bessie Potter Vonnoh, and, to a lesser degree, her husband, painter Robert William Vonnoh. Found within the papers are Vonnoh family correspondence, including letters between Bessie and Robert, and professional and personal correspondence, primarily Bessie's. The collection also contains scattered biographical materials, photographs of the Vonnohs, a photograph album, photographs of artwork, clippings, exhibition catalogs, and other printed material.

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Smithsonian Institution. National Museum of Natural History
Rose, Carolyn L.
Duckworth, W. Donald
Van Beek, Gus W. (Gus Willard), 1922-
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Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Cassettes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The ceremony included tributes to Evans as a man and recounted his contributions to the Smithsonian, to archeology, and to Latin American archeology. Speakers included Carolyn Rose, Gus Van Beek, Donald Duckworth, Stephen Potter, David Challinor, Don D. Fowler, and others.

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Creators:
Ritchie, William A. (William Augustus), 1903-1995
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
April 13, 1937
Size:
2 Pages (3 photographs)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4174
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Dates:
1930, 1934
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
1 contact print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-50
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph depicting luncheon group including Nez Perce delegates and A. R. Serven and his associates, made by Elwood A. Baker on March 5, 1930. There is also a studio photograph of Oscar Boy, a Piegan Indian, and Carter in March 1934.

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Creators:
Bennett, Edwin, 1818-1908 (potter)
Edwin Bennett Pottery Company
Ceramics and Glass, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Dates:
1844-1881
Size:
4 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0213
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Early Bennett family histories, Edwin Bennett's autobiography, correspondence, 1914-1981, Bennett Pottery Company records, photographs, notebooks of clay and glaze formulae and other miscellaneous items, 1844-1981.

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Robertson, A. E. W. (Ann Eliza Worcester), 1826-1905
Ross, William P. (William Potter), 1820-1891
Sullivan, Napoleon Bonaparte, 1858-1886
Dates:
undated
Size:
10 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS582
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A speech given by Honorable William P. Ross at Tullahassee Manual Labor Boarding School, July 18, 1878, translated into Creek by Mrs. A.E.W. Robertson and N.B. Sullivan with interlinear English translation by Mrs. Robertson. Tullahassee, Indian Territory [1878, 1880]. Printed document with Manuscript notations. 4 pages.

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Creators:
Salem China Company
American Limoges China Co.
Sebring Pottery Company
Crescent China Company
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Dates:
1930s-1981
Size:
10.15 Cubic feet (26 boxes, 9 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0325
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes records of the Salem China Company relating to the administration of the company, its sales and art department, and other material relating to plant operations prior to 1960, when the company ceased manufacturing and became a distributor only. Includes photographs of various promotions, Salem China patterns, factory buildings, sales staff, show rooms, etc. as well as extensive advertising material of the Salem China Co. and its competitors. Another series contains blueprints and drawings of the Salem China Company's plant and equipment. Another series contains bulletins issued by the Associated Industries of Cleveland from 1977 to 1981.

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Dates:
circa 1885-1969
Size:
17.1 Linear feet ((123 books))
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-106
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1885-1969, contains 123 books written by or concerning African-Americans and African-American history. The books are a mix of fiction and non-fiction; several volumes of the journal American Heritage are also present.

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Creators:
Booth, Virginia
Dates:
1936 - 1998
Size:
3 Cubic feet (6 boxes, 3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0729
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers relating to Virginia "Jimmie" Booth's career as a buyer for Lord and Taylor, where she worked for Dorothy Shaver. Papers include correspondence; photographs; original drawings by designer Clare Potter; printed material including articles, magazine advertising and catalogs; a scrapbook of clippings and memorabilia.

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