14168 records — Page 1133 of 1417
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Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical Engineering, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railroad.
Dates:
1880-1890
Size:
0.6 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1073
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the location and existence of bridges for several of the Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway lines.

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Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of (NMAH, SI)
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Butler, William H.
Edison General Electric Works. (Schenectady (N.Y.)
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Dates:
1892
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1077
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An album entitled "With Edison in Schenectady". It contains captioned photographs of subjects such as building exteriors and interiors, staff members, the power station, generators, close-ups of machines, and scenes of the factory floor. It was compiled and published by William H. Butler.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1916-1977
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Social
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Social Services forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Taylor, Lyda Averill
Dates:
1936-1940 (part)
Size:
3 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4658
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Shelf list: Box 1. Alabama, Choctaw, and Koasati field notes. Box 2. Ethnographic material on Alabama and Koasati, plus incomplete manuscript on ethnography of southeastern U.S. Box 3. Miscellaneous notes on Alabama and Koasati. Detailed list of contents accompanies main catalog card.

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Pierce, M. B. (Maris Bryant), 1811-1874
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Marshall, O. H. (Orsamus Holmes), 1813-1884
Dates:
February 7, 1874
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS416
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Reply to inquiry about burial places of certain Iroquois men: Red Jacket, Farmer's Brother. Pollard, Young King, Big Kettle, Little Billy, White Chief. Gives Indian name but no information re burial site except for Red Jacket. "...will write...again"

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Creators:
Brill, William, 1918-2003
Dates:
circa 1983
Size:
479 Photographic prints (object copy prints; black & white, 8 x 10 in. or smaller )
17 photocopies
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection is comprised of photographs collected by William W. Brill to document his personal collection of African art objects, which primarily contains masks, sculpted figures, and tools.

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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 Rice Breeches pattern and 6 pair cotton...

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Roberts, William Aguacca
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915
Dates:
1883-1888
Size:
49 Pages
1 Volume
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1144
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Apache-Mohave (Yavapai) vocabulary from Akuake or William Aguacca Roberts, obtained August 28, 1883, at Hampton, Virginia, pages 3-18; Yavapai vocabulary copied from [William H.] Corbusier, pages 19-38; brief note on the Pamunkey Indians at Indiantown, King and Queen County, Virginia page 17; short autobiographical sketch [of Akuake ?] in...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Poweshiek, Horace
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
1924
Size:
21 Items (0.21 linear feet (1 box))
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1859
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection contains two Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts by Alfred Kiyana; English translations by Horace Poweshiek; phonetic text by Truman Michelson of one of the stories; and Michelson's linguistic notes. The titles of the stories are "The person who the months blessed" and "The one who knew how to use things." Michelson's phonetic text is of t...

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3928
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The information is secondary and lacks documentation. The cards are interfiled, but terms of the following languages are thought to be included: Abnaki, Algonkin, Arapaho, Atsina (Gros Ventres), Blackfoot, Cheyenne, Cree, Delaware, Malecite, Massachusetts Algonkin, Miami, Micmac, Mohegan, Montagnais, Montauk, Munsee, Narragansett, Nascapi, Natick, ...

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