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Creators:
Knight, Gwendolyn
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000
Dates:
1816
1914-2008
bulk 1973-2001
Size:
25.35 Linear feet
0.001 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.lawrjaco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American painter and educator Jacob Lawrence and his wife, artist Gwendolyn Knight measure 25.35 linear feet and 0.001 GB date from 1914 to 2008, with one item from 1816 and the bulk of the material dating from 1973 to 2001. The collection includes biographical material; correspondence including condolence letters to Gwendolyn Knight after Jacob Lawrence's death; writings by Jacob Lawrence and others; printed and digital material; photographs; personal business records; artwork; records from the Jacob Lawrence Catalogue Raisonné Project; materials related to the Jacob and Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Foundation; professional files; and material related to awards and honors received by Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight.

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Creators:
Held, John, 1947-
Dates:
bulk 1973-2013
1947-2018
Size:
12.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.heldjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of rubberstamp and artistamp artist, performance artist, collector of mail art, and fine arts librarian John Held, Jr. date from 1947-2018, bulk 1973-2013, and measure 12.9 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical material, 18 printed diaries, letters received by Held from mail artists around the world, art work consisting of artistamps designed by miscellaneous mail artists, interview transcripts, writings, project and event files, printed material, mail art sent for the Gutai Historical Survey Exhibition held at the San Francisco Art Institute in 2013, and a collection of biographical material presented by Held at a Mail Art Study Day held at the Archives of American Art in 2018.

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Creators:
Ride, Sally, 1951-2012
Dates:
1970-2012
Size:
24 Cubic feet (63 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Sally K. Ride Papers consists of over 23 cubic feet of papers, photographs, certificates, and film, created or collected by Sally Ride and chronicling her career from the 1970s through the 2010s. The papers document Ride's lifetime of achievements and include material relating to her astronaut training and duties; her contributions to space policy; her work as a physicist; and her work as an educator, including Sally Ride Science and related STEM projects.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1860-1967
Size:
12.49 Cubic feet (consisting of 24 boxes, 2 half boxes, 4 folder, 18 oversize folders, 3 flat boxes (partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Automobile
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Automobile Industry forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
circa 1897-1945
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-151
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of an autograph file of botanists' signatures. The provenance of the file is unclear. It may have been in the possession of Frederick V. Coville.

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Creators:
Hoffmann, Robert S.
Dates:
1989-1993
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-005
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the personal papers and correspondence, 1989-1993, of Robert S. Hoffmann, Assistant Secretary for Research. Within these files are newspaper clippings, letters from colleagues requesting photos, published, and unpublished materials. There are also thank you and appreciation letters to and from Mr. Hoffmann. Also ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary. Special Assistant to the Secretary (Richard Hubbard Howland)
Dates:
1982-1983
Size:
4.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box) (4 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence file of Christine Minter-Dowd, who worked for Richard H. Howland (Special Assistant to the Secretary), and pertain to the Firestone Silver Collection catalog project. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, research notes, and architectural drawings and sketches.

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Creators:
Sabrosky, Curtis W. (Curtis Williams), 1910-
Dates:
1940s-1984
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-029
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Curtis W. Sabrosky's professional correspondence, mostly concerning his research on diptera.

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Belfrage, Gustav Wilhelm, 1834-1882
Dates:
1866-1882
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7105
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents
Dates:
1968-1987
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 89-056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files of former members of the Board of Regents maintained by the Office of the Secretary. Materials include correspondence, announcements of appointment to the Board of Regents, biographies, and newspaper articles.

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