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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of Curatorial Affairs
Dates:
2011-2015
Size:
2.32 cu. ft. (1 half document box) (3 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-148
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the exhibition and program coordinating activities of the Office of Curatorial Affairs in regard to the planning, development, and production of the exhibition "American Enterprise" and The Taubman Gallery for changing exhibitions at the National Museum of American History. "American Enterprise" c...

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Creators:
American Historical Society
Dates:
1835-1841
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The American Historical Society was founded in 1835 in Washington, D.C., to "Discover, procure, and preserve, whatever may relate to the natural, civil, literary, and ecclesiastical history of America in general, and the United States in particular." In 1840 the Society became the Department of American History and Antiquities of the National ...

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Creators:
Kennicott, Robert, 1835-1866
Dates:
1863-1865
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These letters of Robert Kennicott (1835-1866) include two excellent letters to Roderick Ross MacFarlane of Winnipeg, in which Kennicott states his views on everything from the status of arctic zoology to the progress of the Civil War.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-364
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the online exhibition "EveryBody: An Artifact History of Disability in America," created by the National Museum of American History, as it existed on April 5, 2016. The website, presented in both English and Spanish, presents familiar historical themes from the perspective of Americans with disabilities. Materials ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-184
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the online exhibition EveryBody: An Artifact History of Disability in America, created by the National Museum of American History, as it existed on April 12, 2014. The website, presented in both English and Spanish, presents familiar historical themes from the perspective of Americans with disabilities. Material...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of Social and Cultural History
Dates:
1981-1985
Size:
10.8 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document research for the major permanent exhibition in the museum, After the Revolution: Everyday Life in America, 1780-1800, which opened in 1985. Included are scripts; contracted research reports by non-museum historians; graphics files for logos and stationery; public relations and educational t...

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Dates:
1993, 1999
Size:
5 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9570
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These interviews of Dyar family members by Marc E. Epstein, Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History, and Pamela M. Henson, Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, covers their family; youth; education in Washington, D.C.; careers; collecting interests; reminiscences of their parents and grandparen...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1987-1994
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-197
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of subject files created and maintained by Douglas E. Evelyn, Deputy Director, National Museum of American History (NMAH), 1980-1991. These records primarily document Evelyn's involvement with "The Common Agenda for History Museums," an initiative of the American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) and ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Engineering and Industry
Dates:
1952-1987
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-146
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Robert M. Vogel, Curator, documenting his curatorial and professional activities in the Division of Engineering and Industry. Earlier records date back to when the division was known as the Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), and when the ...

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Creators:
Brown, Stephen C.
Dates:
1854-1866 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-005
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Smithsonian Institution Registrar, Stephen C. Brown's Civil War diary and a typescript of the diary; his account book, 1854-1866; sewing kit; a photocopy of a photograph of Brown; and a narrative family history prepared by his son, Harry J. Brown.

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