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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Visitor Services
Dates:
1976-2013
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-031
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of publications and other materials created by the Office of Visitor Services for distribution to volunteers and to the public. The office was known as the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center (VIARC) through the end of 2011. Materials include brochures, flyers, invitations, handbooks, badges, greeting ...

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Dates:
1943 - 1945
Size:
0.33 Cubic feet (One 11 by 14 by 3 inch flat box.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0011
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This 10 by 12 inch World War II album chronicles George Riley's World War II aviation career, both stateside and in Italy.

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Creators:
Powell, William J., 1899-1942
Dates:
1917 - 1942
Size:
0.31 Cubic feet (1 shared legal-size box 1 flat box 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The William J. Powell Collection consists of materials concerning the career and personal life of African-American entrepreneur and pilot William J. Powell, including his service in the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) in World War I, his automobile business in Chicago, and his advocacy for African-American aviation as the founder of Craftsmen of Black Wings, Inc., author of Black Wings, and a primary organizer of the Bessie Coleman Aero Club and the "Five Blackbirds" demonstration team. Materials include identification and membership cards, flight logs and officer records, newspaper clippings, advertisements, and photographs.

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Creators:
Washburn, Wilcomb E.
Dates:
1956-1997
Size:
23.19 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials that document aspects of the personal life and career of Wilcomb E. Washburn (WEW) and were removed from his home after his death. The largest single group of papers deals with Washburn's membership in various organizations and societies. There is also substantial information on a projected biography o...

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Creators:
New York Gallery of the Fine Arts
New-York Historical Society
Dates:
1844-1858
Size:
1 Volume ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.nygalfam
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Contains abbreviated record, 28 p., of the meetings of an association formed to purchase art collection of Luman Reed with intention of forming a permanent art museum, The New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts. In 1858 the association was dissolved and the art collection transferred to the New York Historical Society. Also included are 4 additional loo...

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Creators:
NAMSB Foundation, Inc.
Klein, Joseph S.
National Association of Men's Sportswear Buyers
Dates:
1986-2005.
Size:
1.6 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0901
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

NAMSB publicity materials, including printed newsletters, and DVDs of NAMSB activities such as fashion shows, video news releases, and trade show directories.

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Creators:
Loeb, Jesse
Dates:
bulk 1901-1961
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1161
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains material relating to Jesse Loeb's work in advertising and with the National Aeronautic Association (NAA) including news clippings; correspondence; legal contracts relating to newspaper business; and a booklet about organizational by-laws. The collection also contains eight black and white photographs, mounted on paper, of t...

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Creators:
Brown, Harry Bingham
Dates:
bulk 1912-1946
Size:
0.35 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0038
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains material about Harry Bingham Brown's flying exhibitions and his 1912 altitude record. Materials in this collection include one scrapbook of newspaper clippings and articles, 24 photographs, a piece of correspondence from A. Leo Stevens, two magazines, and his Early Birds membership certificate.

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Creators:
Straczynski, Joe.
Dates:
bulk 1995-1999
Size:
0.47 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0075
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following items relating to Babylon 5: Babylon 5 calendars for 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2000; Cult Times, December 1997; The Official Monthly Magazine for Babylon 5, August 1997, September 1997; TV Zone, Issue 97; The A - Z guide to Babylon 5; The Official Babylon 5 Collector's Magazine, 1995; Sci-Fi Flix September 1996...

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Creators:
National Museum Act Program
Dates:
1966-1986
Size:
53 cu. ft. (53 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 574
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The National Museum Act (NMA) of 1966 affirmed the Smithsonian Institution's traditional role of assisting other museums and authorized the Institution to strengthen its activities of service to them. Funds appropriated to the Smithsonian for the implementation of the National Museum Act were made available primarily by grants and contracts ...

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