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Creators:
Downing, Thomas, 1928-1985
Dates:
circa 1946-1995
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.downthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Thomas Downing measure 1.4 linear feet and date from circa 1946 to 1995. The papers document his career as an artist in Washington, D.C. and Provincetown, Massachusetts through biographical material, correspondence, writings, personal business records, printed material, photographic material and artwork.

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Dates:
1841-1888
Size:
1.29 cu. ft. (3 12x17 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T90043
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of New England Whaling Schooner logbooks. All ships seem to have had New Bedford, Massachusetts, as home port.

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Creators:
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929
Dates:
circa 1875-1886
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of notebooks and catalogues of Jonathan Dwight's collection of birds, bird's eggs, and bird's nests collected in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts between 1875 and 1886. Several of the volumes have narrative accounts of collecting trips and other activities.

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Creators:
Chapin, Edward Albert, 1894-
Dates:
1937-1947
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-085
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notebooks from his travels in Cuba, Jamaica, Colombia, and Chile. The typewritten notebooks include journal entries, correspondence, photographs, news clippings, maps and checklists.

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Creators:
Shicoff, Rochelle, 1943-
Dates:
1981-1998
Size:
0.02 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.shicroch
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection measures 0.02 linear feet and includes 37 letters and postcards from sculptor Luis Jimenez to close friend and artist Rochelle "Shelly" Shicoff. The letters are personal in nature and Jimenez makes references to his ongoing studio processes, some specific works, and his presence at the 1991 Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial exhibition.

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Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
circa 1886
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7350
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
History of Science Society
Dates:
1987-1993
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of the office of the Executive Secretary of the Society, Michael Sokal, who is a professor of the history of science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester, Massachusetts. The records chiefly contain information about the History of Science Society newsletter, relations with WPI and the ...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Trumbull, J. Hammond (James Hammond), 1821-1897
Dates:
circa 1934
Size:
100 Items (ca. 100 cards)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3354
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Card files containing Truman Michelson's handwritten linguistic notes on Natick (Wampanoag) phonetic shifts based on examples taken from James Hammond Trumbull's Natick Dictionary. Includes English translations.

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Creators:
Vevers, Tony
Dates:
1947-2008
bulk 1960-1999
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vevetony
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and art historian Tony Vevers measure 3.4 linear feet and date from 1947 to 2008, with the bulk of materials dating from 1960 to 1999. The collection concerns his career as a painter and teacher and his research and writings about the history of art in Provincetown, Massachusetts. Found within the papers are correspondence, writings, subject files, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Matsukata, Miye, 1922-1981
Dates:
circa 1900-1982
bulk 1964-1981
Size:
13.45 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.matsmiye
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of jewelry designer and metalsmith Miye Matsukata measure 13.45 linear feet and date from circa 1900 to 1982, with the bulk of the material dating from 1964 to 1981.The papers include correspondence, interviews, journals, writings and lectures, exhibition files, Janiye business records, printed materials, scrapbooks, artwork, sketchbooks, and photographic materials that document Matsukata's work as a jeweler and owner of Janiye, an atelier located in Boston, Massachusetts.

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