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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
circa 1978-1987
Size:
(24 oversize items)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 490
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The twenty-four posters in this collection were created for Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service exhibitions.

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Creators:
Archives Center, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1910-2016
Size:
120 Posters (14 map- folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0751
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An artificial collection of posters on various subjects, at present organized according to donor. Examples of contents include movie posters and propaganda posters.

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Creators:
Globe Poster Printing Corporation
Dates:
1991-1992
Size:
3 Items (33 x 22 inches.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.10-004.4
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from 1991-1992, includes three concert posters created by the Globe Poster Printing Corporation. Happy New Year Connection--The Mighty Sparrow--with the best Ethiopian Reggae band--Gizzae formerly Dallol and Rhythm Factor at The Citadel--1991; Martin Luther King, Jr., Day concert, 92 featuring Mint Condition--Chris Walk...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Photographic Services
Dates:
1978-2001, 2005
Size:
3 oversize folders.
Collection ID:
Accession 15-199
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of posters created for Smithsonian Institution museums, exhibitions, and events. Museums include the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), the National Museum of American History (NMAH), the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), and the Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Some of these posters were created when the office w...

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Creators:
Howard (C.J.), Inc.
Nichols (T.G.) Company, Inc.
Parker Holladay Company (Chicago)
Mather and Company.
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Dates:
1923-1950s
Size:
186 Items (1 box, 7 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0876
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Posters on a variety of subjects including hygiene, civics and citizenship, but the vast majority exhort employees to practice good work habits.

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Creators:
Rosen, Martha
Dates:
1963-2001
Size:
85 Items (9 folders, 85 items)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0656
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Movie posters, all except two from the 1990s, representing a wide range of popular films, including both adult and children's films, live action and animated, and studio and independently made films.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Seminars
Dates:
1969-1973
Size:
0.18 cu. ft. (2 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-032
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of posters of exhibitions and events including: "Open House at the Smithsonian . . . On Occasion of its 125th Anniversary"; "Man and Beast: A Symposium on Comparative Social Behavior"; The Copernican Century 1450-1550, An Exhibit of Renaissance Science Technology and Culture at the Museum of History and Technology;...

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Creators:
Smith, B. Thomas, Jr.
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1409
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of posters advertising minstrel shows. The posters feature stereotypical images of black characters.

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Creators:
Haile, Berard, 1874-1961
Dates:
1947
Size:
1 Poster (color, 31 x 22 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2002-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

One color poster measuring 31 x 22 inches, depicting over 20 head and face masks used in the Navajo Nightway ceremony. Printed as a companion to the book Head and Face Masks in Navaho Ceremonialism (1947) by Berard Haile.

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Creators:
Princeton University
Dates:
1863-1950
Size:
135 Cubic feet (10,690 posters)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Primarily war-related posters.

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