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Enterline, Stevenson
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Eney, William J.
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Dates:
1905-1986
bulk 1905-1916
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes, 1 oversized folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1026
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the construction of the first and second Quebec Bridges over the St. Lawrence River. Construction on the first bridge began in 1900 and the bridge collapsed before completion in 1907. Construction on the second Quebec Bridge, which is the longest cantilever bridge in the world, was completed in 1917.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Fontaine, Alec
MacKenzie, Sylvester, 1876-
Moreau, Mathieu
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Dates:
1937
Size:
17 Items (0.17 linear feet (10 notebooks and 30 cards)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4332
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Collection of 10 notebooks containing notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson at Bersimis, Natashquan, and Seven Islands in Quebec, Canada, in 1937. Also a set of index cards with linguistic notes, some of which are marked Weenusk (Eastern Swampy Cree). The field notebooks consist primarily of Innu-aimun (Montagnais) linguistic notes, includi...

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Nixdorff, Louis S., 1906-1992 (Olympic athlete)
Dates:
1926 - 1987
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0443
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Louis S. Nixdorff's participation in the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam. He was a member of the University lacrosse team that represented the United States.

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International Society for the History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-096
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three websites for the International Society for the History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology (ISHPSSB) - its primary website as it existed on October 16, 2015; its membership website as it existed on November 3, 2015; and the website for the ISHPSSB biennial meeting in Montreal, Canada, as it existed ...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1935 summer
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3393
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing story by Cookie, an Inuit man, handwritten in Inuit syllabary. The story, collected by Truman Michelson at Great Whale River in Quebec, Canada, is of Tunnies, a brother and sister that lived with the Inuit.

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Creators:
Davidson, Daniel Sutherland, 1900-
Dates:
1925
Size:
36 Photographic prints (albumen, 2.5 x 4 inches.)
101 Acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.044
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of 101 black-and-white acetate negatives and 36 albumen prints taken by Daniel Sutherland Davidson in 1925. The images portray Pamunkey and Chickahominy Indians of Virginia and the Algonquin (Kitcisakik, Grand Lake Victoria) and Tetes de Boule (Attikamek) Indians of Quebec, Canada.

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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Lewis, Harrison F.
Dates:
undated
Size:
36 Pages
84 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4175
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

2 small prints enclosed, one showing eggs of the Atlantic Murries, on Egg Rock, Saguenay County, Quebec, July 13, 1924, and Atlantic Murries incubating on Frenchman's Bay, Saguenay County, Quebec, July 19, 1931- photos by Harrison F. Lewis, National Parks of Canada. Also correspondence from Mr Lewis, November 22, and December 9, 1943.

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Creators:
Navin, Frank
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4634
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copied from Chritian Kauder, [Catechism, Prayer and Psalm Book], Vienna, 1866, with an interlinear transcription of the Micmac words. Microfilm copy of the original, which is in two copybooks written by Frank Navin, an Indian of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, in 1943 or shortly thereafter.

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Creators:
Johnson, Frederick, 1904-1994
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1924-1931
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
450 Negatives (photographic) (black and white)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Frederick Johnson collection consists of original negatives made from 1924 to 1931 by Johnson primary among the Mi'kmaq, Innu, Algonquin, Potawatomi, Montagnais, Abenaki, Anishinaabe, and Mistassini Cree peoples of Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Quebec, Canada. Frederick Johnson began his anthropological studies as a teenager, accompanying anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1951) on trips to Native communities in Eastern Canada. Between 1923 and 1929, Johnson studied at the University of Pennsylvania and conducted several research trips in Canada, some of which were sponsored by the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.

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