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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Haney, Willie
Dates:
1913-1914
Size:
195 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4149
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: Haney, Willie E. Letter to John R. Swanton, enclosing English translation of Hitchiti (or Creek) story and a copy of the Muskogee alphabet. Sylvian, Oklahoma October 17, 1913. Autograph letter signed. 3 pages. Haney, W. E. Letter to John R. Swanton, transmitting "stories." November 6, 1913. Autograph letter signed. 1 page. "Stories in the...

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Koehler, S. R. (Sylvester Rosa), 1837-1900
Dates:
1833-1904
bulk 1870-1890
Size:
5.4 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
AAA.koehsylv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Sylvester Rosa Koehler papers measure 5.4 linear feet and date from 1833 to 1904, with the bulk of the material dating from 1870 to 1890. The collection consists primarily of Koehler's extensive correspondence to and from many notable artists and printmakers such as Jean F. Harfin, John M. Falconer, Frederick Juengling, and James D. Smillie, as well as friends, and family members and professional correspondence concerning Koehler's activities as a writer, curator, and editor of the American Art Review. The collection also contains financial records and other miscellaneous items.

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Barry, J. Neilson (John Neilson), 1870-1961
Clark, William, 1770-1838
Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
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Dates:
March 4, 7, and April 5, 1950
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4350A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letter of March 4 enclosed copy of first map of the Oregon country, made by Indians and copied by Clark (Lewis and Clark) with geographical notes; also a smaller facsimile, and an accurate modern map; newspaper clipping from Wallawalla Union Bulletin, Sunday, January, 1950. Letter of March 7 enclosed Indian map of 1814, and copy with principal geog...

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Benn, Ben, 1884-
Dates:
1905-1993
Size:
6.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bennben
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of modernist painter Ben Benn measure 6.3 linear feet and date from 1906 through 1977, with the bulk of the papers dating from circa 1920 - circa 1970. The collection includes correspondence between Benn and his wife Velida Benn and letters from Oscar Bluemner, Max Weber, Joseph Stella, and other artists. Also found are sketches, sketchbooks, diaries, scrapbooks, personal business records, clippings, photographs, exhibition catalogs, art journals, and auction catalogs. Some of the printed material is quite rare.

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National Zoological Park, Office of the Director
Dates:
1976-2000
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-051
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of scientific correspondence and letters to and from the public received and written by Director Michael H. Robinson, 1984-2000, with some material dating to the tenure of Theodore H. Reed, 1958-1983.

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Lente, Joe B. (Joe Bartolo)
Dates:
1938-1939
Size:
5 copy negatives
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.12A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of photographs of Joe B. Lente's ink and watercolor paintings of Isleta ceremonies and a small sketch of the artist on Lente's letter to Elsie Clews Parsons from September 16, 1938.

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Morrison, James Beall, ?-1917
Reynolds, Roger
Reynolds, Allene
Medical Sciences, Division of, NMAH, SI.
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Dates:
1869-1873
Size:
10 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0442
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ten letters from London dentists to Morrison, a dentist and inventor, discussing his improved dental engine and improved dental chair. Eight letters are from Edwin Sercombe, with one from H. S. Garrett and another from Charles S. Tomes.

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Griffith, Thomas Jefferson
Browning, John G.
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927
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Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2415
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes photos of site and objects, letters from J.G. Browning, J.W. Fewkes, and C.D. Walcott, affidavit of T.J. Griffith, and newspaper clippings.

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Halbert, Henry S. (Henry Sale), 1837-1916
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Cassaday, Francis Marion
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Dates:
1915
Size:
11 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1975
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Enclosing 2 letters relating to the recapture of Cynthia Ann Parker from the Comanches; commenting on letters; and supplying references to published articles on the incident. Enclosures: Cassaday, F.M. To Henry S. Halbert, Montgomery, Alabama. Llano, Texas, October 31, 1908. 1 page typed copy, with annotations in the hand of James Mooney, concerni...

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Creators:
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Dates:
1920s-1940s
Size:
3 Inches
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7191
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The index is to letters in the Bureau of American Ethnology correspondence files and in the files of the Smithsonian's central administration that report sites mostly in the United States and a few in other American countries.

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