Query: United Service Organizations (U.S.)
United States Army Air Corps Newfoundland Films
Creators:
Meyer, John A.
Dates:
1942-1943
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet ((3 films) (1 tape))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0030
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

John A. Meyer was an aerial photographer in the US Army Air Forces. He was stationed in Bangor, Maine and the North Atlantic Air Bases in Newfoundland, 1942-1943.

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in NASM.1991.0030 for United Service Organizations (U.S.)
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection
Creators:
Cron, Rosalind
International Sweethearts of Rhythm
Piney Woods School
Moon, Dixie Hardy
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Dates:
1933-2010
bulk 1939-1946
Size:
1 Cubic foot (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection focuses on the all-female, racially and ethnically diverse big band group that started in 1937 and disbanded in 1949. The collection contains news clippings, photographs, correspondence, ephemera from USO travels, and newsletters. Also included are books related to the group, as well as a tribute CD and a 33 rpm vinyl sound recording.

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Virgil Whyte "All-Girl" Band Collection
Creators:
Kovan, Florice Whyte
Whyte, Virgil (bandleader)
Dates:
1942-1948, 1991-1993
Size:
3 Cubic feet (11 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0503
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes 7 VHS videotapes and 1 audio tape produced by Florice Whyte Kovan, containing interviews and recollections by some band members. Studio portraits and snapshot photographs in 3 scrapbooks, which also contain display advertisements and newspaper clippings from about the band, 1940s. Snapshots include documentation of the band's travels and leisure activities while on …

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in NMAH.AC.0503 for United Service Organizations (U.S.)
Federal Music Project records
Creators:
Federal Music Project (U.S.)
Dates:
1939-1942
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((ca. 60 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedemusi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material kept by Federal Music Project administrator Emily Mason Kahn, including printed and mimeographed booklets; brochures; programs and reports; carbon copies of memos; teaching material; and two photographs. [Microfilm title WPA-Federal Theater Project]

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Oceanographic Research Cruises Records
Creators:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Dates:
1949-1971
Size:
20 cu. ft. (20 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T90046
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection is organized into two series. Series One (boxes 1-5) consists of bridge logs, and records of birds and fishes. Series Two (boxes 6-20) consists of station reports.

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in Accession T90046 for United Service Organizations (U.S.)
Manpower Research and Advisory Services Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for the Sciences
Dates:
circa 1971-1994
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-074
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include the correspondence and memoranda of H. Wallace Sinaiko, pertaining to conference planning, Manpower R&D Program Committee briefings, personal research, and issues of TTCP and IUS; administrative files concerning budget, contract proposals, and personnel; minutes of meetings; conference reports; professional articles written by Sinaiko and others; Sinaiko's …

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in Accession 94-074 for United Service Organizations (U.S.)
Records
Dates:
1905-1973
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs, captions, and press releases related to engineering and engineering research. The files were originally compiled by and for the journalists who worked for the organization Science Service (see Record Unit 7091) from the 1920s through the 1960s. These informational "morgue" files were organized in the Science Service library …

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New Deal art programs in New Jersey selected records
Creators:
Historical Records Survey (U.S.)
Dates:
1934-1942
Size:
10 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.histrecs
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Approximately half the records relate to the Historical Records Survey's portrait survey, 1940-1941. The remainder are records of the Indian Site Survey, 1936-1942, a WPA program operating under the Division of Professional Service Projects, and to a lesser degree, the Public Works of Art Project, the Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture …

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Elizabeth Keiser papers relating to to a symposium regarding government sponsorship of the arts
Creators:
Keiser, Elizabeth
Dates:
1958-1960
Size:
16 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.keiseliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Keiser regarding a symposium she organized to discuss the National Cultural Center legislative act, copy included, and the United States Arts Foundation bill, copy included, regarding government sponsorship of arts.

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Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection
Creators:
Brooks, Arthur Raymond, 1895-1991
Dates:
1910-1988
Size:
13.72 Cubic feet (31 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0104
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the personal papers and memorabilia of Arthur Raymond Brooks. It includes photographs, correspondence, documents, and certificates relating to Brooks' aviation career, as well as personal correspondence, photographs, and diaries (1907-87).

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