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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1845-1965
Size:
3.27 Cubic feet (consisting of 7 boxes, 2 folders, 4 oversize folders, plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Toys
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: Toys, Models, and Hobbies 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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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (26.8 x 37.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7350
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The picture shows a full-standing figure of a woman in traditional costume and coiffure holding a scroll. Added to this center figure are upper, side, lower, and other portions of the figure drawn in different positions. When folded and unfolded, the central figure can be transformed so the woman is in different postures. The object in her hand als...

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Creators:
Stanley-Brown, Joseph, 1858-1941
Dates:
November, 1882
Size:
41 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1141
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains descriptions and names in Hopi for types of Hopi pottery and pottery designs. Also included are kachinas, kachina headgear, toys, baskets and ladles.

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Elliott, Henry Wood, 1846-1930
Elliott, Henry Wood, 1846-1930
Dates:
18 AUG 1874
Size:
1 item (leaf , 008 in x 010 in)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS18229
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Accoutrements, Seattle, Washington
Archie McPhee Co. (Seattle, Washington)
Cultural History, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Dates:
1985-2003
Size:
1 Cubic foot
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0837
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An almost complete set of the Accoutrements and Archie McPhee product catalogs. Calling themselves "Outfitters of Popular Culture", the Accoutrements and McPhee catalogs offer toys, novelties and irreverent gag gifts on such subjects as politics, religion, science and fashion.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Public Service
Dates:
1965-1969
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-116
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records relating to the Intertoys Multiexpo (the first international multiple museum exhibition of toys, play materials, and learning aids) of 1971, compiled by William W. Warner, Assistant Secretary for Public Service. It was a joint venture between the Smithsonian Institution, the Art Gallery of Ontario, UNICEF, ...

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
22 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3464
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Not Cherokee. On the following subjects: Moon, Funeral, Gods, Myths, Names, Ghosts and Spirit World, Metamorphoses, Hunting, Dead Names, and Picture, Witchcraft, Games, Journey to Sunrise, Colors, Death, Birds, Baptism, etc. Pleiades, Eclipse, Thunder and lightning, Fire origin, and Meteorology.

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Size:
6 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1542
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Extract from "Ethnographische Parallelen und Vergleiche" by Richard Andree, published Leipzig, 1889, pages 86-106.

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Culin, Stewart, 1858-1929
Dates:
undated
Size:
6 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1593
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes on games, etc.

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Creators:
Deloria, Ella Cara
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4810
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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