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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1875-1902
Size:
16.5 cu. ft. (33 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 201
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of two of the special files maintained by the Department of Correspondence and Documents. In 1902 a new system for maintaining records was established. Descriptions of the records are included as part of the series descriptions.

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Creators:
Desind, Herbert Stephen.
Dates:
1950-1992
Size:
109 Cubic feet (305 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1997.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection consists of 109 cubic feet of material, primarily photographs with some additional documentation, covering aerospace topics. The bulk of the material relates to US space exploration, including extensive photo files on US manned missions through the Space Shuttle, and satellite and sounding rocket work. The first series consists of unmanned spacecraft material, the second series consists of manned spacecraft material, and the third series consists of aircraft material.

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Creators:
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Dates:
1760-1935
Size:
2 Reels (ca. 150 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.histsopa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, mainly from artists, and documents selected from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's miscellaneous manuscript collection (Society Collection). Letters are to various people; 46 of them are to Townsend Ward and a few are to John A. McAllister, photographer. Many of the letters refer to paintings, portraits, commissions, and awards.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1875, 1880, 1904, 1919
Size:
0.32 cu. ft. (16 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 118
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of miscellaneous records relating to accessions, contained in 16 microfilm reels. The materials are arranged in the following order: Index to donors, circa 1875, 1 volume; index to donor names, accessions through circa 1886, 14 volumes; index to accession records checked out from the Office of the Registrar, unda...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1884-1907
Size:
1.04 cu. ft. (52 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 109
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection supplements the main series of accession records maintained by the Office of the Registrar; it contains microfilm of fifty-two (52) letterpress volumes of outgoing correspondence, numbered in sequence with the prefix "A", consisting mostly of acknowledgments to donors for specimens sent to the United States National Museum. ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1859-1921
Size:
6.83 cu. ft. (7 document boxes) (7 12x17 boxes) (16 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The accession record books list accessions of the United States National Museum in order of receipt. If the specimens are retained, the Registrar's control number assigned on receipt becomes the accession number. For the years 1859-1861, numbers begin anew each year. For the years 1859, 1860, and 1861, accession numbers begin anew each year. ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1850-1851, 1855-1969
Size:
18.76 cu. ft. (6 document boxes) (4 16x20 boxes) (38 bound volumes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 122
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records are of incoming and outgoing shipments of the United States National Museum and other Smithsonian bureaus. Information recorded usually includes date, control number, address of sender and recipient, contents, and charges. Apparently a shipping office was set up in the new Natural History Building in 1912, and the main record ...

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Creators:
Brown, Milton Wolf (Milton Wolf), 1911-1998
Dates:
1908-1998
Size:
26 Linear feet
0.225 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.browmilt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian and educator Milton Wolf Brown date from 1908 to 1998 and measure 26.0 linear feet and 0.225 GB. The collection documents Brown's career through scattered biographical material, correspondence with friends, publishers, colleagues, artists, museums, and art organizations, travel journals, files for the Prendergast Catalogue Raisonne Project, exhibition, research, teaching, and organization files, printed and digital material, and scattered photographs. A large portion of this collection consists of writings by Brown including notebooks, draft writings for books and other publications, lectures, and his writings as a student.

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Creators:
Bowdoin, William G. (William Goodrich), 1861-1947
Dates:
1917-1922
Size:
80 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bowdwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Bowdoin while he was art critic of the New York Evening World, most of which are brief expressions of appreciation for reviews which Bowdoin has written.

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Creators:
Mendelowitz, Daniel Marcus
Dates:
[ca. 1950-1970]
Size:
5.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.menddani
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, class lecture notes; manuscripts for published books, "History of American Art" (1960, 1969), "Drawing" (1967), "Drawing: A Work Book and A Guide to Drawing;" financial material; minutes from faculty meetings and plans for a new art building at Stanford University; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and clippings.

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