Query: United States -- History -- 18th century
Pierre Eugène Du Simitière papers
Creators:
Du Simitière, Pierre Eugène, ca. 1736-1784
Dates:
1560-1786
bulk 1721-1786
Size:
10 Volumes ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.dusipier
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to natural history and Du Simitière's collection of specimens; material collected on the history of the West Indies and Colonial American affairs in New England, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey, including the Lancaster Treaty, 1744, and Indian treaties, 1721-1756; letters, 1560-1781; journals, pamphlets and extracts; a broadside of the Du …

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Ramsay Family Papers
Creators:
Ramsay, William, 1716-1785 (minister)
Dates:
1749-1924; 1957
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (9 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0088
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An extensive range of papers relating to the Ramsay family of Alexandria, Virginia.

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in NMAH.AC.0088 for United States -- History -- 18th century
Records
Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Department of Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Painting and Sculpture
Dates:
1965-1983
Size:
12.5 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 459
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document exhibitions organized by the Department. Also included are administrative files and general correspondence files of the office.

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Tlingit Rock Shelter transparencies
Creators:
Grainger, George
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Slides
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4765
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transparencies are of Tlingit rock shelter or cave burials, probably 18th century or earliier, on the shores of an island in South East Alaska near Ketchikan.

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Colonel William Augustine Washington Papers
Creators:
Washington, William Augustine, Colonel, 1757-1810
Dates:
1789-1840
Size:
0.33 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0174
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These papers consist primarily of bills and receipts for a large and varied number of articles. They are for such commodities as blankets, hose, flannel, linen, tea, molasses, calico, muslin, shoes, sugar, ribbons, needles, wheat, oats, salt and silk. Some of the prices are in pounds, shillings and pence, others …

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MS 7306 Miscellaneous material relating to the Southeast and to southeastern Indians, 1540-1711
Creators:
Higginbotham, Jay
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Inches
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7306
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes letters, copies of maps, copies of documents, notes, and printed material. Much of the material relates to the coasts of Alabama and Florida, particularly to Mobile. Some relates to the entire Southeast.

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Thomas Evance Receipt Book
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Evance, Thomas, -1777
Dates:
1753-1775
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0289
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A book of receipts for payments made by Thomas Evance to various individuals for purchases and payment of debts. Items listed include: A Mahogany Bedstead A dark Bay Horse 64 1/2 l (?) Loaf Sugar House Rent Rum Mahogany Table and Silver punch ladle Hams and Sugar Citron and lot of Books 33 Barrels …

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Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Domestic Life
Dates:
1983-1991
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document planning for and installation of New & Different: Home Interiors in Eighteenth-Century America, a small, temporary exhibition supplementing the larger, long-term installation of After the Revolution: Everyday Life in America, 1780-1800 at the National Museum of American History. The exhibition focus was on household objects …

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Publications
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Education and Museum Programs. Publications Office
Dates:
2009
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-009
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) publication, American Indians/American Presidents: A History. The book, co-published with HarperCollins, was edited by Clifford E. Trafzer and includes essays by five scholars of Native American history, including Robert W. Venables, Donna Akers, Matthew Sakiestewa Gilbert, Duane …

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Evelyn Way Kendall Early Aviation and Balloon Collection
Creators:
Kendall, Evelyn Way
Dates:
1783-1969
Size:
4.41 Cubic feet (8 boxes; 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Evelyn Way Kendall Early Aviation and Balloon Collection documents early aeronautical history from the 18th century to the 1960s in art, prints, photographs, posters, manuscripts, and ephemera.

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