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History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Looney, Charles Thomas George, 1906-1987
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1917-1971.
Size:
9.1 Cubic feet (29 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1084
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers of Charles T. G. Looney contain handbooks, lectures, manuals, pamphlets, regulations reports, and research bulletins on structural design, concrete and steel materials testing, impact and stress studies, bridges, earthquakes, and erosion, building codes, waterpower, mathematical calculations, professional associations, and related engine...

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Creators:
Oakleaf, Jonathan
Dates:
2005-2006
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.oakljona
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Jonathan Oakleaf photograph album regarding Josh Simpson's Megaplanet was compiled by glass collector Jonathan Oakleaf and dates from 2005-2006. The photographs document glass artist Josh Simpson's work in his Shelburne, Massachusetts studio to create Megaplanet, a 100-pound paperweight, commissioned by the Corning Museum of Glass. The work was...

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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Bakeless, John
Dates:
1892-1902
Size:
24 copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4518
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copied by Yale University Library, from prints owned by John Bakeless, Great Hill, R. F. D. 2, Seymour, Connecticut and collected by his father, O. H. Bakeless, while he was Principal Teacher at Carlisle, 1892-1902. See Bakeless correspondence in Smithsonian Institution files.) Captions by John Bakeless.

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Creators:
Reed, Joseph Verner
Dates:
undated
Size:
109 Sheets
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4794
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mainly from unidentified (19th century ?) publications, (but including some from Schoolcraft's Indian Tribes, Bureau of American Ethnology Annual Reports, U. S. Pacific Railroad Exp. & Surveys, etc.). Subjects are mainly from northeastern Canada and United States, Northwest Coast and California.

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Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3903
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Given by Major Powell in 1883, at New Haven, Connecticut on "The Marriage Institution in Tribal Society."

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Owen, Robert Emmett, 1878-
Dates:
1921-1955
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.owenrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information; letters; address lists; photographs of Owen, his wife, and his work; reference photographs; photograph album of old houses and covered bridges in Connecticut and New Hampshire; reproductions of work; greeting cards; 5 issues of ART NOTES (1925-1929); and clippings.

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Kruse, Cornelius
Dates:
1921
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.kruscorn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Logan laments Kruse's recent return to the U.S., and describes his own activities in Paris.

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Architectural Digest
Dates:
1981 Mar. 6
Size:
2 Items ((13 p.))
Collection ID:
AAA.archdige
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A 5 p. letter from Jean Farley McLaughlin (Mrs. Julien) Levy to Sam Burchell, Senior Editor at Architectural Digest, in which she writes about her late husband and his passion for art. The letter was written to Burchell in response to his request for information relating to the feature Architectural Digest was preparing on the Levy residence in Con...

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Creators:
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
Dates:
1962
Size:
2 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.caldalel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter to Klaus, Dorothy and Kathy, July 28, 1962. Also included is a typescript of the letter.

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Westermann, H. C. (Horace Clifford), 1922-
Dates:
1977
Size:
1 Item ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.westhcpa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A picture postcard, April 12, 1977, to Lloyd E. Herman, Director of the Renwick Gallery, thanking him for a catalog and for including him in "The Object as a Poet" show.

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