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Creators:
Sirkis, Nancy
Dates:
circa 2008-2009
Size:
10 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1186
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Color digital photographic prints by Nancy Sirkis, some panoramic, depicting scenes in New York City and Buffalo, N.Y., and small towns.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
2014-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-043
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites and a blog maintained by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. The "Museum on Main Street" website, crawled December 23, 2015, promotes a program of the same name which helps bring the Smithsonian Institution to small towns across America. The website includes information about trave...

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Creators:
Howell, Juanita
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Howell, Chet
Dates:
1934-1958
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0255
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Mostly newspaper publicity and rodeo programs. 67 full- and half-page sheets from mostly small-town papers, with predominantly local news. The programs for performances at fairs sometimes include agricultural information, what was being judged, and the cash prize amounts. Most of the programs contain advertisements for small-town services and produ...

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 notebooks
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1887
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns tipis and shields, Kiowa tales, etc. Also notes on peyote. 1 page list of contents by David F. Aberle, May 2, 1952 accompanies Manuscript. Also newsclipping of story of peyote ceremony entitled, "Eating the Mescal; the Strange Ceremony Wittnessed by an Ethnologist," signed by James Mooney. Augusta, [Ga.] Chronicle, January 24, 1892.

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Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Plowden, David
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1981
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1020
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs documenting the steel industry. Subjects include blast furnaces, steel mills, ore barges, and other related subjects.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
2007-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-063
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three websites and one blog maintained by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. The "Museum on Main Street" website, crawled December 27, 2017, promotes a program of the same name which helps bring the Smithsonian Institution to small towns across America. The website includes information about t...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-060
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Stories from Main Street" website as it existed on February 27, 2014. The website, part of the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service's Museums on Main Street program, allows the public to submit stories about their own experiences with life in America's small towns and communities. It includes inf...

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Creators:
Chamberlain, Samuel, 1895-1975
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1972 September 25
Size:
43 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.chambe72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Samuel Chamberlain conducted 1972 September 25, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Chamberlain tells of the influence of his parents, his study of architecture at Boston Tech., his practice of free-lance art and his work for an architectural firm. He also speaks of his European travels and plans to become an artis...

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Creators:
Orr, Louis, 1879-1966
Dates:
1920 Oct
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.orrlouis
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition catalog inscribed by Orr to Ambia Harris who bought an etching from the exhibition. Orr explains its significance as a scene from the small town in France, St. Gilles, where he met his wife.

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Creators:
Jones, William W., 1822-1882
Dates:
1880-1904
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0340
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The scrapbook contains approximately sixty-three items dealing mainly with small town matters in Wales. Among them are: a printed page (dated July 1885) soliciting for subscriptions to restock the trout in the Blaenau Festiniog area; a four page printed pamphlet (1884) published by the Conservatives, enumerating the Corrupt Practices, Illegal Pract...

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