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Creators:
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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Creators:
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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Creators:
Knollenberg, Mary Lightfoot Tarleton
Pène Du Bois, Guy , 1884-1958
Dates:
circa 1928-1931
Size:
11 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.duboguyc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Nine letters from Guy Pène du Bois to Mary Lightfoot Tarleton (Knollenberg), circa 1928-1931; a letter from Tarleton to Guy Pène du Bois, undated; and a letter from Louis Bromfield to Tarleton, undated.

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Creators:
Dimon, Abigail Camp
Dates:
1937 Nov. 14-17
Size:
3 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.dimoabig
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two handwritten letters from Seaman to Dimon and one typewritten copy of a letter from Dimon to Seaman. They discuss the demise of the Anderson Galleries and the founding of the Parke-Bernet Galleries in its place.

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Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864
Squier, E. G. (Ephraim George), 1821-1888
Squier, Frank
Dates:
February 16, 1849
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4475
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the Walum Olum" of the Delawares. Also other correspondence from Frank Squier, 415 Lexington Avenue, New York City-- nephew of E. G. Squier and owner of the original. 3 pages.

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Colin, Ralph F., 1900-1985
Dubuffet, Jean, 1901-1985
Dates:
1960-1983
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.coliralp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Carbon copies and 1 draft of 59 letters from Colin to Dubuffet, 1960-1980; and 100 letters from Dubuffet to Colin, some also to Mrs. Colin, 1960-1983. Letters mostly regard personal matters as well as Dubuffet's exhibitions in America.

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Creators:
Frink, Maurice
Sandoz, Mari
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4392
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Correspondence relates to picture of Sioux Delegation to Washington, 1875. Includes also letter from Mari Sandoz, inclosing copy of her letter to Maurice Frink furnishing data in regard to the picture- the correct date, names of individuals in the group, etc. All of the group have not been identified. Includes print sent by M. Frink and copy of art...

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Beck, James M. (James Montgomery), 1861-1936
Fielding, Mantle, 1865-1941
Dates:
1931
Size:
5 Items ((partial reel of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.beckjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three letters from Mantle Fielding to Beck and copies of two letters from Beck to Fielding, March 23 - April 29, 1931. In the letters Fielding identifies paintings in Beck's possession and they write particularly about a painting by James Frothingham.

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Dates:
circa 1956
Size:
1 Negative (glass)
7 Negatives (nitrate and acetate)
7 Prints (silver gelatin)
1 Item (1 paper (questionable Mayan codex on book lining))
3 Letters
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.126
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and papers relating to alleged Mayan codices. The correspondence between Matthew Williams Stirling and Eric Thompson discusses the authenticity of a possible codex, also in the collection, which was found on a book in Oaxaca by a missionary. Additional photographs in the collection document another possible codex, which was discovered...

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Creators:
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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