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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1958-1996
Size:
9.5 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-181
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Director's chronological correspondence, budget files and financial reports, exhibition files, planning reports, acquisitions committee meeting minutes, Cooper-Hewitt publications (News, Programs, and Newsletter, and other brochures), and video and audio tapes (primarily news coverage and promotional productions). ...

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Creators:
Myers, Frank A.
Evans, James, 1801-1846
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4483
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes a narrative of the Rev. James Evans, December 16, 1834, published in the Christian Guardian, January 28, 1835, and giving an eye-witness account of the "Conjurer's Great Feast or Medai Kech-e-we-goo-win" of the Chippewa. Evans' narrative is 5 pages.

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Creators:
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896
Maigret, Louis-Désiré, 1804-1882
Emerson, J. S. (Joseph S.)
Dates:
1830s-40s
Size:
113 Pages
1 Volume
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7441
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The spine of the notebook is marked Gambier. The main portion (70 pages) includes a copy of a Gambier-French vocabulary obtained from Father Louis Désiré Maigret, at one time a Roman Catholic missionary on Mangareva. There is also a note concerning infanticide in Hawaii from an article by the Rev. J. S. Emerson and notes on Ascension taken from G. ...

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Chapman, John W. (John Wight), 1858-1939
Dates:
ca. 1903-1908
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7589
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes Ingalik, interlineal translations and free translations of "The Crow's Disappointment"; "The Little Hawk"; How the Fox Became Red"; "Origin of Amphibians"; "The Sun and the Moon"; "The Wolverine"; "How the Boys Escaped"; and of Bible passages for Good Friday, Easter, and first, second, and fifth Sundays. Also includes Chapman's notes on th...

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Creators:
Holm, Frits, 1881-1930
Dates:
bulk 1907 and 1909
Size:
5 Items (pages and 1 photographic print)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2004-04
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph of Frits V. Holm taken in 1907 in Sianfu, China during his second visit to the capital of Shensi. The back of the print is inscribed by Holm to Walter Hough. Also an article by Holm entitled, "An Expedition into the Interior of North China," published in The Travel Magazine in 1909.

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Creators:
Gailland, Maurice, 1815-1877
Dates:
undated
Size:
266 Items (photostats )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2529
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: 1. Hymns in Potawatomi. No date. 24 photostats of 48 pages in small quarto ledger book. Several hymns signed O.A.M.D.G. 2. O.A.M.D.G./Evangelia, quae leguntur/in diebus festivis per annum/ No date. 39 photostats of 1-76 pages. small guarto copybook. Portions of the Gospels read on festival days of the year. In Potawatomi. Contained in sam...

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Kocsis, Alexander, 1823-1896
Dates:
February 1885
Size:
205 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1062
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Volume 1: Cultural notes and grammatical summary, some notes on pronunciation, nouns, pronouns, adverbs, verbs, numerals, particles; some morphological analysis. The Lord's Prayer, as received by G. Reed, with interlineation. A few kin terms and loan words in the vocabulary, which begins in Volume 1 and runs through the remaining volume...

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Creators:
Bohm, Max, 1868-1923
Dates:
1873-1970
bulk 1880-1959
Size:
5.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bohmmax
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Max Bohm measure 5.6 linear feet and date from 1873-1970, with the bulk of the material dating from 1880-1959. Biographical material includes a file concerning the Provincetown artist's club The Beachcombers. Also found is detailed family correspondence, as well as general correspondence that includes exchanges with patron Mary Beecher Longyear and dealer William Macbeth. The papers contain scattered business records; five diaries written by Bohm's wife Zella; other notes and writings; art work including fifteen sketchbooks, loose drawings, and oil paintings; printed material; and photographs of Bohm, his family, and colleagues including artists attending a Salmagundi dinner. There is also a motion picture film Six Foot Art, in Which Max Bohm, Member of the National Academy Tells How He Does It.

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Creators:
Smalley, William Allen
Dates:
1943-1998
Size:
18.11 Linear feet (19 boxes, 2 map folders, 40 sound recordings, and 3 computer disks)
Collection ID:
NAA.2006-06
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

William A. Smalley (1923-1997) was a missionary and anthropological linguist. This collection mainly concerns his work with Hmong scripts and the Khmu' language and contains correspondence, notes, writings, reference materials, photographs, and sound recordings.

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Creators:
Pearis, Ella B. Howard
Dates:
1923-1998
bulk 1970-1981
Size:
2.32 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-012
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from 1923 to 1998 and measures 2.32 linear feet, documents the career of community activist, Ella B. Howard Pearis The papers are comprised of correspondence with and documents from community organizations, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, scrapbooks, and photographs.

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