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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
undated
Size:
1.45 Cubic feet (consisting of 3 boxes, 2 folder, 2 oversize folders, 1 map case folder, plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Sugar
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: Sugar 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:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899
Dates:
August 22, 1890
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3765
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letter transmits "a short story relating to the origin of maple sugar" and "some words relating to the maple trees, etc.," giving an account of the Mid'e ceremonies among the Menominee Indians. Also "Notes [vocabulary] relating to Maple Sugar." 1890. Manuscript document. 2 pages.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
September 1896
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2331
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Maple sugar festival- Seneca text with interlinear translation describing spring and maple sugar.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Lafitau, Joseph-Fran├žois, 1681-1746
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3828
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains: Language; Thunder and the Sun (Tome II, pages 477-480) Adoption of Prisoners; Sugar making; Idea of the Soul (Tome 11) Symbolic Drawing (Tome II, pages 43-47) Sacking a village, scalping, and Prisoners (Tome II) Tobacco (Tome I).

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Creators:
United States. Department of Agriculture
Dates:
1928-1929
Size:
2 Acetate negatives
3 Nitrate negatives
100 Prints (ca. 100 prints: silver gelatin)
120 Prints (ca. 120 glass negatives)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.91-8
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of settlements, people (including Negritos), artifacts, agriculture (especially sugarcane), headdresses, tattooing and body marking, members of the expedition, and the expedition's plane. This collection contains photographs by every member of the expedition. Other images are from Frank Hurley's documentary, "Pearls and Savages", or were m...

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Creators:
North American Food Service Corporation
Dates:
ca. 1977
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7251
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The package is illustrated with a picture of Margaret Mead and includes a note on her as part of a series on "Outstanding American Women."

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Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1991
Size:
2.58 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-176
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "Montserrat" (8:15) and "Crow Fair" (6:56). Both films were shown in the National Museum of Natural History exhibition, "Seeds of Change." The exhibition, planned to observe the quincentenary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World, chronicles the...

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Creators:
Harnett, Lila, 1926-
Hopper, Jo N. (Josephine Nivison), 1883-1968
Dates:
1964-1982
Size:
6 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.harnlill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters (1964 and 1967) from Josephine Hopper to Lila Harnett. Hopper refers to two works of art, Manhattan Bridge and Lily Apartments, and Sugar Maple by her husband Edward Hopper. Also included is a photograph of Sugar Maple, two newspaper clippings regarding Edward Hopper and a note from Jack Bauer to Harnett commenting about one of the news...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
circa 1990-1997
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-209
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual elements created during the production of videos marking the Quincentenary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World. "Montserrat" (8:15), "Crow Fair" (6:56), and "Corn and Potato" (2:16) all accompanied the National Museum of Natural History exhibition "Seeds of Change" which opened in 1991. "M...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Engineering and Industry
Van Tassell, A.R.
Jackson, Paul
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Dates:
1900-1956.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1015
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photograph album documenting the work and life of A.R. Van Tassell, an engineer who worked on structures in Hawaii as well as the Panama Canal.

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