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Creators:
Washburn, Wilcomb E.
Dates:
1956-1997
Size:
23.19 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials that document aspects of the personal life and career of Wilcomb E. Washburn (WEW) and were removed from his home after his death. The largest single group of papers deals with Washburn's membership in various organizations and societies. There is also substantial information on a projected biography o...

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Creators:
Washburn, Wilcomb E.
Dates:
1915, 1933-1994
Size:
24 cu. ft. (24 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T91025
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of papers documenting aspects of the career of Wilcomb E. Washburn, a historian and a teacher of American political and cultural history. He held positions at the National Museum for American History, Division of Political History and later at the Smithsonian Institution, Office of American Studies. Materials include ...

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Creators:
Blackwelder, Richard E.
Dates:
1926-1964
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-099
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Richard E. Blackwelder received a doctorate in entomology from Stanford University in 1934. The following year he received the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship, which enabled him to conduct field work on the beetles of the West Indies from 1935 to 1938. These papers consist of journals from Blackwelder's field work in the West Indie...

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Creators:
Grant, Richard E., 1927-1994
Dates:
1950-1990, 2005
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Richard E. Grant (1927-1994), a paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey and the Department of Paleobiology in the National Museum of Natural History. Some of these materials predate his time at either institution. Materials also include correspondence, postcards, scientific illustration...

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Creators:
Robert E. and Evelyn McKee Foundation
Dates:
1916-1984
Size:
3 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.robee
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material regarding the McKee art collection primararily paintings by artists of New Mexico. Included are: inventory files of paintings, 1944-1983 & undated, including letters, receipts and catalogs; files, undated and 1957, concerning rare books donated by the McKee Foundation to New Mexico A & M College Library; and artist and gallery files, 1916-...

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Creators:
Adams, Mary E., 1920-
Dates:
1954-1957
Size:
8 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.adammary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Wilhelm Reinhold Valentiner, the first director of the Getty Museum, to his assistant, Mary E. Adams. Five letters from 1954 regard the opening of the museum; the remainder were written while Valentiner was director at the North Carolina Museum of Art. Included are typescripts of the letters.

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Creators:
Williams, David E.
Dates:
1979-1980
Size:
64 specimen description cards
15 Color slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-32
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting Shipibo people and the process of making pottery and textiles, including examples of finished products. Some images depict David E. Williams and Sandra D. Bissell, collectors of Shipibo artifacts. The collection also includes cards with detailed information about specimens donated by Williams and Bissell to the NMNH Departme...

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Creators:
Barlow, Floyd E., 1889-1977
Dates:
1912-1960
Size:
0.29 Cubic feet ((1 16x20x1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0388
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook contains photographs, newspaper clippings, telegrams, licenses, and correspondence documenting Barlow's aviation career. There are also photographs of noted aviators, some of which are autographed.

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Creators:
Hoopes, H. E. (Homer E.)
Dates:
1902
Size:
77 Prints (Album :, platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.16
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of an album of photographs made by H. E. Hoopes made in Arizona and New Mexico in August 1902. The photographs document people, domestic activities, and ceremonies at Acoma, Hano, Isleta, Laguna, and the Hopi towns of Mishongnovi, Oraibi, Sishomove, including the Flute Dance at Mishongnovi and the Snake Dance at Oraibi. Ther...

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Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864
Squier, E. G. (Ephraim George), 1821-1888
Squier, Frank
Dates:
February 16, 1849
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4475
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the Walum Olum" of the Delawares. Also other correspondence from Frank Squier, 415 Lexington Avenue, New York City-- nephew of E. G. Squier and owner of the original. 3 pages.

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