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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Scholarly Press
Dates:
1972-2014
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-180
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of publications from the Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, plus older publications issued by Smithsonian Institution Press. Materials include books and serial publications.

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Sam, Watt, 1876-1944
Gurny, John ?
Dates:
ca. 1907-1911
Size:
17 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4144
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also autograph document, 6 pages. Includes: Notes on pottery, baskets, implements, stars and constellations, tribal subdivisions, chiefs, medicine, burials, beliefs and taboos, month names, names of other tribes, personal names, clan names, relationship terms, place names, Natchez counting. Text, "The Snake and the Moon," mentions Nancy Taylor.

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Creators:
Studebaker, Robert
Warner, Deborah Jean
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
1998.
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0670
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents Robert Studebaker, inventor of the LaserPlane, the first modern alternative to the liquid level. The first model was introduced in 1965.

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Creators:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Hayes, J. W.
Dates:
1909
Size:
5 Pages
1 Photograph
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7445
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The material represents an exchange between Holmes and J. W. Hayes, of Crags, Essex, England, over the latters inquiry concerning certain clay tools, in Hayes' description spoken as being mushroom-shaped. A photograph shows the items as being somewhat spool-shaped. They are referred to as being "pressers" for ceramic work.

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Creators:
Evans, Clifford, Jr
Dates:
1950s
Size:
5 Items (ca. inches of notes; 73 photographic negatives ca. 5 inches of notes; 73 photographic negatives)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7522
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes on individual sites excext for those on the United States National Museum collection and notes on pottery types. The photographs are views of sites and layouts of stone tools. The material was used to prepare Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 160, A ceramic study of Virginia archeology, 1955. Some negatives of views published there are in...

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Creators:
Russell, John Townsend
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7277
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document is a chart shows the evolution from eoliths to Upper Magdalenian artifacts.

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Creators:
Gerber, H. Joseph (inventor)
Dates:
1924 - 1999
Size:
3 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1336
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records document the life and career of H. Joseph Gerber, inventor and president of Gerber Scientific, Inc. Gerber was known for his invention of the variable scale, GERBERcutter S-70, and other automated industrial devices. The records include personal records, correspondence, biographical sketches, photographs, publicity, journals and magazines, clippings, speeches, award information, and one audio recording.

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Baldwin-Hamilton Company
Baldwin Southwark Corporation
Baldwin Locomotive Works.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
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Dates:
circa 1868-1945.
Size:
342 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1107
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Engineering drawings of steam engines, blowing engines, turbines, generators, testing machinery, steam hammers, boilers, machine tools, and other machinery manufactured by the Southwark Foundry and Machine Company, circa 1880-1916; transfers of patent rights, reports, lists, financial documents, and other material concerning Southwark and its prede...

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Creators:
Brill, William, 1918-2003
Dates:
circa 1983
Size:
479 Photographic prints (object copy prints; black & white, 8 x 10 in. or smaller )
17 photocopies
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection is comprised of photographs collected by William W. Brill to document his personal collection of African art objects, which primarily contains masks, sculpted figures, and tools.

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Creators:
Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance
Hudson Museum (University of Maine at Orono)
Dates:
2006-2008
Size:
51 videocassettes (minidv)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.019
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Videotapes of interviews with basketmakers from the Maine Indian Basketmakers' Alliance (MIBA) documenting Maine Indian art forms. Created by the Hudson Museum in partnership with MIBA.

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