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Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Becker, G. F.
Bell, Alexander G.
Croly, D. G. Mrs
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Dates:
1880-1907
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4024C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Becker, G. F. San Francisco, California. June 24, 1884. 1 page. Asking to be relieved of an inefficient clerical helper. Bell, Alexander G. Washington, D. C. December 17, 1884. 1 page. Invitation to dinner. Croly, Mrs D. G. New York City. 1884. 3 pages. Requesting photographs for International Bazaar at Cassel, Germany. Cushing, Frank Ham...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Wagner, Günter, 1908-1952
Dates:
1929
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2733
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

MS 2733 originally contained Uchean linguistic notes and the legend of how the South Wind lost his ears, collected by Truman Michelson (11 pages). In January 1929, these materials were sent by Matthew W. Stirling, chief of the Smithsonian's Bureau of American Ethnology, to Gunter Wagner. The present location of the Uchean notes and text is unknown,...

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Schieferecke, Kathryn
Dates:
bulk 1939
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0021
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a letter from Kathryn Schieferecke to her two children, Laurence and Bernadine, sent through the New York postmaster. Mrs. Schieferecke arranged for the letter to be flown on the first transatlantic airmail flight operated by Pan American Airways (Pan Am). In the letter, dated May 4, 1939, Mrs. Schieferecke encourages th...

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Mouillard, Louis-Pierre, 1834-1897
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910
Young, Pearl I.
Dates:
1890-1897
Size:
1 Volume ([2], 337 [i.e. 346] leaves, ill., 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-RR.TL540.C45A2
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Massanet, Damián de
de Salinas Varona, Gregorio, 1647-1720
Reid, Bessie M.
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Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4176
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Lists of Texas Indians; Father Massenet's and D. Gregorio Salinas's lists; letters from Mrs Bruce Reid, Port Arthur, Texas, November-December 1936, and March 1936, relative to various finds in Texas, including a crucifix; letter from W. N. Foster, Conroe, Texas, relative to the Bidai Indian tribe.

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Foulke, Dr.
Dates:
1784
Size:
0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0524
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a ticket from Doctor Foulke to George Washington for Foulke's pneumatics lecture and the first balloon exhibit in America. Framed with the ticket is a letter from Washington, regretting that he cannot attend the lecture.

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ANONYMOUS
Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922
McGee, W J, 1853-1912
Dates:
1902
Size:
13 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4024H
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes typed letter to Editor of Science, June 7, 1887, on the subject "Do the enactments of the legislative bodies of this country tend toward justice or injustice ?" 13 pages. Letter from Alexander Graham Bell to Professor W. J. McGee, which accompanied a letter sent by Mr Bell to Secretary Langley regarding the death of Major Powell; the ...

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Haenlein, Paul, 1835-1905
Dates:
1867
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1206
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a letter, and a multipage description of a "Balloon Locomotive," from inventor Paul Haenlein to U. S. Minister to the Court of St. James's, Charles Francis Adams, asking him to share the balloon locomotive plans with the U. S. government. There is also a letter from Benjamin Moran (U. S. Embassy in London) to Edward Stanton, Secretary of War under the Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson presidencies, in which the letter and description were forwarded.

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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Chew, William
Cornplanter, Jesse J.
Haag, Mack
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Dates:
1886-ca. 1935
Size:
2 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4271
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: 1. Letters received from other anthropologists and the public, with a few copies of letters sent, 1886- ca. 1933. Alphabetically arranged. 2. Letters received from Indians of the Onondaga, Tonowanda, and Tuscarora Reservations, with a few copies of letters sent, ca. 1902-ca. 1935. Alphabetically arranged. 3. Letters received from India...

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Clark, Stanley A., Muskogee, Oklahoma
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4089
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copies of 2 letters addressed to Mr. Clark, dated August 16 and November 13 resp., relative to "wampum belts of great age." Mr. Clark submitted 5 small photographs of these wampum belts, which are also filed with the letters.

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