Query: National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Lynda Hirsch "Daytime Dial" Collection
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life
Hirsch, Lynda (columnist)
Dates:
1981-1982.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0113
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

14 microfiche sheets in brown leather folder: copies of summaries of daytime television show story lines, published weekly by Lynda Hirsch in the columns of the "Field Newspaper Syndicate," May 30, 1981-June 6, 1982. The articles include cast lists and changes, schedules, and reasons for changes. There are also questions from the public about …

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in NMAH.AC.0113 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Domestic Life
Dates:
1983-1991
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document planning for and installation of New & Different: Home Interiors in Eighteenth-Century America, a small, temporary exhibition supplementing the larger, long-term installation of After the Revolution: Everyday Life in America, 1780-1800 at the National Museum of American History. The exhibition focus was on household objects …

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in Accession 03-072 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Todd M. Brennan Collection
Creators:
Brennan, Todd M.
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life
Dates:
1970s
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes, 10 posters)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0076
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Comprehensive collection of fan material from the television series "Charlie's Angels"; represents aspects of fan clubs in 20th Century popular culture: seven scrapbooks of the TV series, ten posters of the stars, and four magazines on the tv series.

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in NMAH.AC.0076 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Bendix Washing Machine Store Display Advertising Sign
Creators:
Bendix Corporation.
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life
Dates:
circa 1940s
Size:
1 Item (1 item )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0350
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Image of washing machine, mounted on self-supporting cardboard display (38-1/2 x 26-3/8") on cardboard with support.. Transparency effect in center cutout. "Bendix Automatic Home Laundry" label at top and "See It Demonstrated Here" displays in circular cutout corresponding to machine's door.

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in NMAH.AC.0350 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Willow Grove Park Association Collection
Creators:
Willow Grove Park Association
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life
Cayton, Howard
Dates:
1910, 1929
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0362
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of a guidebook and membership card from the Willow Grove Park Association.

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in NMAH.AC.0362 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Division of Community Life Dissertation Series: Lange, Yvonne: "Santos: The Household Wooden Saints of Puerto Rico,"
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life
Lange, Yvonne, 1918-2003 (Director Emerita, Museum of International Folk Art)
Dates:
1975
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 4 volumes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0197
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

One copy in four volumes (872 pp.) of the typescript of Lange's dissertation "Santos: The Household Wooden Saints of Puerto Rico (1975)" by Yvonne Lange. The dissertation, written for the Ph.D. in Folklore and Folklife at the University of Pennsylvania, attempts to analyse the phenomenon of the "santos" by describing its major …

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in NMAH.AC.0197 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Records
Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Domestic Life
Dates:
circa 1955-1977 and undated
Size:
4 cu. ft. (8 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 261
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records, primarily from the Division of Preindustrial Cultural History and, to an extent, its predecessors, as well as the Department of Cultural History and the Division of Domestic Life, include administrative files consisting of annual reports for some of the above administrative units; a fourth floor plan of NMHT …

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in Record Unit 261 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Community Life TV Soap Operas Collection
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural and Community Life
Dates:
1952-1983
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0108
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes scripts and films related to soap operas. Included are the 1982 script from the first episode of "Capitol," autographed by the cast; the projected story line for "As The World Turns" for 1957; and three 16mm reels from "As The World Turns."

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in NMAH.AC.0108 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Verna G. Patterson Comic Book Collection
Creators:
Patterson, Verna G. (Mrs. Curtis B.)
Dates:
1901-1917
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 16 items)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0106
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection includes several turn of the century favorites, predominantly consisting of Buster Brown comics but containing other examples as well.

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in NMAH.AC.0106 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Bill Hoak Collection
Creators:
Hoak, Bill
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life
Dates:
1909-1972
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0236
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents major-league baseball players, circa 1909-1912, through photographs and newspapers.

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in NMAH.AC.0236 for National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
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