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Creators:
Ryder, Albert Pinkham, 1847-1917
Dates:
[1885 April 9?]
Size:
1 Item ((on 2 frames of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.rydealbe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Ryder to collector Thomas B. Clarke thanking him for his payment for "The Temple of the Mind," and telling Clarke of his excitement about his painting "Jonah and the Whale" which he completed probably in 1885. He writes "I think you will be delighted with it."

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Creators:
Whitmore, Frank C.
Dates:
1950-1986 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-012
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of notebooks documenting Frank C. Whitmore's travels and research. Whitmore was a research geologist for the Paleontology and Stratigraphy Branch of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and Research Associate of the Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), specializing in the systemat...

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Creators:
Emlong, Jennie V., interviewee
Dates:
1980
Size:
2 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9518
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Pullman, Henry W.
Dates:
1928-1956
bulk [ca. 1930s-1940s]
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following ephemeral items documenting Pullman's travels: photographs and postcards, including three images of Wolfgang von Gronau's Dornier Wal; certificates - one "Jupiter Rex," for crossing the equator and one "Clipper Club," for flying around the world; and a red 10x13" scrapbook containing baggage labels, postcards, menus, guest lists, hotel and travel literature, decals, and tickets and napkins which were souvenirs from events and places he visited during his travels. A technical manual for Air-Ground Communication, December 2, 1941, was also donated as was a souvenir edition of "Plane News: Air Service Paper of the A.E.F.", January 25, 1919; a roster and photograph of the Ordnance Detachment, A.F. in G., Metternich, Germany, distributed on the occasion of a Thanksgiving Dinner, November 25, 1925; five July, 1938 images relating to Pan Am Philippine Clipper trip number 222; four World War I era images and one portrait of a young pilot in parachute harness.

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Creators:
Frachtenberg, Leo Joachim, 1883-1930
Blair, Jennie
Hehalagap, Billy
Howeattle, Arthur
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Dates:
circa 1916
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7590
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes in volume 1: mental and physical traits (p. 1); population (p. 7), basketry (Mrs. Carl Black, Mrs. Jennie Blair, Billy Hehalagap; p. 19); in volume 2: early history and distribution (Arthur Howeattle; p. 3); manufacture (Arthur Howeattle; p. 14); houses and households (Arthur Howeattle and Talicas Eastman, p. 39), and house furnishings (p....

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Creators:
Kaplan, Leonard, 1922-2008
Dates:
1939-1982
Size:
55 Items (Reel LA 9)
0.4 Linear feet (Unmicrofilmed)
Collection ID:
AAA.kaplleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reel LA 9: Photographs of Kaplan and his work, mostly undated and unidentified, plus a few clippings, biographical data, gallery catalogs and articles about him.

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Creators:
Wood, Erskine
Dates:
c1978
Size:
167 Pages ((on 1 microfilm reel), ill., 24 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.woodersk
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Copy 439 of limited edition of 500. The book is inscribed "To my good friend Alex Parks, January 5, 1979 Erskine Wood."

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Creators:
Higbee, Edward Converse
Dates:
1919-1929
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent reversal; 5,200 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1989.16
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Films created and collected by Edward Higbee. Films were donated in three groups: Edited film "Capetown to Cairo" and outtakes shot and edited by Edward Higbee in 1929. Films shot by E. C. Higbee c. 1925 and 1926 in Bermuda and the British West Indies; Kodak Cinegraph titled HAITI, JAMAICA, NASSAU, AND CURACAO; and print of GRASS. Edited film an...

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Creators:
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Envelope
Collection ID:
NAA.MS738
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Texts: "The Mink and the Ghost," 1 p. and "The Man and the Whale," 3 pp., both with interlinear translations.

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Creators:
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944
Dates:
1912-1914
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7178
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of a field journal of Raven's kept in the East Indies from 1912 to 1914 and a field map of Borneo.

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