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Coville, Frederick V. (Frederick Vernon), 1867-1937
Panamint Pete
Panamint Bill
Kennedy, Frank
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Dates:
ca. 1891
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS812
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mostly botanical terms, many with Latin identification. Names of unidentified plants are in pencil, and "the signs for quantity of vowels are those used in the Century Dictionary."

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Creators:
Balzer, Stephen M.
Dates:
1898-1962
bulk 1899-1932
Size:
0.56 Cubic feet ((1 16x20x3 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0129
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of correspondence between Stephen Balzer and S.P. Langley, Richard Rathbun, Charles M. Manley, and others pertaining to the 52-HP Radial Engine he designed. In addition Balzer designed and built the first automobile to run in New York City, which was exhibited at the Smithsonian Institution. Balzer's engine-building ability...

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4118A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In Swanton's handwriting (mostly in pencil, and rather faint): (1) Notes on songs. 80 pages. Refers to "Roll Nos." I-XLI; possibly related to cylinder recordings ? (2) Myths: How the Raven Beat the Devil, How the Badger Came to Have Four Toes, How There came to Be Mosquitoes. 4 pages, typed. (3) Vocabulary notes and other miscellaneous notes. Disor...

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Creators:
Ames, David Watson
Dates:
1950
Size:
125 slides (photographs) (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1987-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by David Ames of rural Wolof village life in Gambia in 1950.

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Creators:
Adam, Tassilo
Dates:
1928
Size:
5 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-21
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting a Javanese dance group performing Serimpi dance.

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Creators:
Johnson, Robert E., 1903-
Dates:
1939-1958
Size:
4.95 Cubic Feet ((1 flatbox) (4 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0054
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains Johnson's profession papers during his tenure as Chief Field Engineer at Wright Aeronautical. It consists of correspondence relating to flight and engine testing, engine production, and civil aviation.

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Redstone Arsenal
Dates:
bulk 1960
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 36 pages of 17 x 11 inch schematic drawings of the Redstone launch vehicle's advanced electrical systems. The drawings have been marked and corrected ("redlined"). The packet is stamped "Systems Test Section" on the first page.

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Gwinn Aircar Co
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
2.18 Cubic Feet ((2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0064
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of drawings of the Gwinn Aircar. It includes engineering and production drawings for the aircraft.

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Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Haskin, Frederic J. (Frederic Jennings), 1872-1944
Rose, J. N. (Joseph Nelson), 1862-1928
Dates:
July 24, 1923
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1851
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In regard to the use by Yaqui Indians of "Cholla", or "Choya" a plant of the cactus family. Also copy of Bulletin 60 from the Agricultural Experiment Station, Agricultural College, New Mexico.

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Creators:
Meyer, Frank Nicholas
Dates:
circa 1900
Size:
1 print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.91-7
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of four men working a pumping apparatus, probably in Central China, for irrigation or draining purposes. According to the original catalog card, the apparatus "consists of an endless chain of paddles moving over two axles and forcing water along a trough in the cuds of which the axles are placed. The power is by treadmill or crank moved by ...

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