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Creators:
Lesueur, Charles Alexandre, 1778-1846
Dates:
circa 1816-1837
Size:
18 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R4534
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of sketches made by Charles Alexandre Lesueur in 1816-1837 documenting archeological sites in Indiana and Kentucky, Choctaw Indians of the Mississippi River in Tennessee and Louisiana, and Plains Indian artifacts, probably seen and sketched at St. Louis, Missouri.

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Creators:
Heermance, Laura W., 1916-1960
Dates:
bulk 1937
Size:
11 Digital scans
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of scans copied by the NASM Archives of eleven photographs taken by Laura W. Heermance (1916-1960) in France during the Spring of 1937. The photographs were shot at the Le Bourget Airport and at the Aero Club de la Riviera, France The following aircraft are shown: Imperial Airways Short L. 17 Scylla and Handley Page H.P. 42...

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Creators:
Gamm, Edward Joseph, 1893-1977.
Dates:
1918
Size:
0.24 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0044
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a small pocket diary full of Edward Joseph Gamm's handwritten notes on various aspects of aircraft maintenance and a photo album assembled by Gamm containing photographs from his time in France serving with the 97th Aero Squadron.

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Creators:
Later, Meyer, 1895-1984
Dates:
1917-1919
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1140
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of correspondence, photographs, and artifacts documenting Meyer Later, a World War I veteran who served with the United States Army in France between September, 1918 and April, 1919.

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Creators:
Leeds, Harold E., 1913-2002
Dates:
1940s-circa 2002
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.leedharo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of architect Harold E. Leeds measure 0.8 linear feet and date from 1940s-circa 2002. The letters found here are primarily from painter Loren MacIver writing from France, during which time Leeds looked after the home belonging to MacIver and her husband, poet Lloyd Frankenberg. While mainly logistical in nature, MacIver does describe aspects of her daily life in France, and her and Frankenberg's friendships with prominent figures including Margaret Barr, Elizabeth Bishop, Pierre Matisse, and James Johnson Sweeney. The photographs in the collection document Leeds' life with partner and documentary filmmaker Wheaton Galentine, and Leeds' work as an architect and interior design professor at Pratt Institute.

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Creators:
Vever, Henri, 1854-1942
Dates:
1867-1932
Size:
2.5 Linear feet (circa 35 items)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1988.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The papers of Parisian jeweler and art collector Henri Vever (1854-1942) include six diaries; a ledger of his art acquisitions; original oil paintings by Vever; and photographs. The materials document Vever's circle of friends, patrons, and other art collectors in turn-of-the-century Paris.

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Creators:
Baker, Frances S., 1911-1999
Dates:
circa 1900-1993
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0612
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Small cookbooks, primarily in pamphlet form, produced either by the manufacturer of one of the ingredients or by the manufacturer of appliances used in preparing the recipe. These cookbooks also advertise the products represented. Collection includes pamphlets on canning, canning labels, recipes from newspapers, and several regional cookbooks, including Canada and the Pacific Northwest.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957
Dates:
1928
Size:
15 Sheets
12 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3488
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transcriptions by Miss Densmore, September 2, 1932. 12 pages notes.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Howie, William
Barnes, Nellie
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957
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Dates:
1932
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3508
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Recorded by Nellie Barnes, and transcribed by William Howie. Text written by F. Densmore, and 1 sheet transcription. Evidently recorded by Mr Hewitt, 1932. Iroquoian section, 4 songs (dictaphone records, transcriptions and tabulated analyses) and 4 pages of 4 Iroquois songs recorded by J. N. B. Hewitt.

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Shackelford, Edmund Meredith, 1786-1857
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
November 26-December 11, 1813
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4911
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains description of Creek square and houses.

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