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Creators:
United States. Air Force
Dates:
bulk 1946
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0985
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of three two-sided, 8 x 10.25 inch pages of a historic document detailing the assignment of buildings and areas at Freeman Field. The paper is white stock yellowed with age.

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Creators:
Adelman, Bob
Brown, Jae
Dates:
1960-1969
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1438
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of 56 photographs taken by Bob Adelman during the 1960s, on Civil Rights subjects.

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Creators:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Alabama Mining Institute
Dates:
undated.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1004
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two volumes of photographs, plus negatives, of mining villages in Alabama, featuring company commissaries, hospitals, dining halls, boarding houses, schools, and recreational facilities. The photographs are captioned as to which facilities were for white employees and which for "colored" employees. Companies documented include the Woodward Iron Com...

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Dates:
1838 - 1898
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-119
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from 1838-1898, contains nine pamphlets and one booklet. The materials cover various subjects relating to African-Americans, including civil rights, education, the Civil War draft and services for freedmen. Several of the pamphlets contain speeches by Frederick Douglass.

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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:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1670-1926
undated
Size:
0.9 Cubic feet (consisting of 2 boxes.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Family
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: Family and Business Papers forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 5: Addendum. 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:
Washington, James W., 1911-2000
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 October 13
Size:
15 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.washin65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of James W. Washington, Jr. conducted 1965 October 13, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Foster, Guthrie
Dates:
1959-1966
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((36 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.fostguth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, 1959-1960, from Anni Albers, Josef Albers, Adolph Gottlieb, Maria Hofmann (for Hans Hofmann), Leo Lionni, Robert Motherwell, Paul Rand, Ben Shahn, and Marguerite Wildenhain each responding to Foster's invitation to be a guest instructor at the Atlanta Art Institute. Most declined the invitation. Robert Motherwell wrote that he would not te...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1912-1959
Size:
4 cu. ft. (8 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 51
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records, segregated from the main files of the Office of the Secretary, reflect his official involvement as a director of the Research Corporation. These records document the actions of the Corporation, its finances, and research projects it supported in some detail, but are not complete.

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Creators:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Custom Craft
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
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Dates:
1925-1993
Size:
19 Boxes
The subseries contains black and white silver gelatin negatives.
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.11
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Scurlock photographic studio was a fixture in the Shaw area of Washington, D.C. from 1911 to 1994, and encompassed two generations of photographers, Addison N. Scurlock (1883-1964) and his sons George H. (1920- 2005) and Robert S. (1916-1994). Subseries 4.11 consists of orders placed at the Custom Craft Studio. An overview to the entire Scurlock collection is available here: Scurlock Studio Records

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