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Creators:
Beard, Myron Gould "Dan"
Dates:
bulk 1930s-1960s
Size:
17.44 Cubic Feet ((16 record center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0048
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 15 linear feet of material relating to the aviation career of Dan Beard. This material includes the following types of archival material: correspondence, corporate reports, publications, equipment manuals, notebooks, booklets, and photographs. Besides the technical engineering material, there are also repor...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1954-1979
Size:
10.49 linear meters and oversize.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 503
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:
Ostroff, Elaine
Dates:
1965 - 2009
Size:
16 Cubic feet (37 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1356
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents activist and educator Elaine Ostroff who advocated for improved access for people with disabilities in public places, co-founded the Adaptive Environments Center and who taught universal design in several institutions.

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Creators:
Reid, Robert Dennis, 1924-2000
Dates:
1961-1977
Size:
0.2 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
AAA.reidrobd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This small collection of papers of African-American artist and educator Robert Dennis Reid consists primarily of correspondence (75 items), and scattered exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings, and photographs and slides of Reid's artwork. There is also one photograph of Reid. Within the correspondence are six letters from Romare Bearden.

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Creators:
Rabinow, Jacob, 1910-
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1947-1990
Size:
5.5 Cubic feet (14 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0403
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents three major areas of Jacob Rabinow's work in improvement of electronic and other devices: phonograph record players, optical character recognition (reading machines) and automatic self regulation of watches and clocks.

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Creators:
Architectural League of New York
Dates:
1880s-1974
Size:
114.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.archleag
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Architectural League of New York measure 114.9 linear feet and date from 1880s-1974 (bulk 1927-1968). The League's mission "to advance the art of architecture" is documented through administrative and business records, committee records and officers' files, exhibition files, records of functions and events, correspondence, publicity files, photographs, lantern slides, and 16 scrapbooks.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Dates:
circa 1955-1985
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-116
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document research, exhibition planning, and collecting activities of the Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering for the Hall of Civil Engineering and the Hall of Heavy Machinery in the National Museum of American History. Materials include the correspondence and memoranda of Robert M. Vogel, Assistant Curator, 1958-1960, ...

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Creators:
Liberty, Margot P.
Dates:
1958-1959
Size:
160 prints
2 albums
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4576
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Sun Dances of 1958 and 1959; moving (1958) and opening (1959) of Sacred Buffalo Hat Bundle. Photographs and detailed captions by Margot Liberty.

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Creators:
Minh, Emil, b. 1929
Dates:
circa 1960-1967
Size:
35 mounted prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.103
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Exhibit photographs from an exhibit of work by Emil Minh, entitled "Laos: The Land and the People." The photographs document Laotian people, agricultural activities, scenery, and Buddhist temples and monks.

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Creators:
Martin, Viahnett Sprague
Finney, Alice Hopkins
Dates:
undated
Size:
263 Items (ca. 263 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4597
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes approximately 50 pages miscellaneous notes, correspondence, and photographs. Recollections of Alice Hopkins Finney, wife of James Edwin Finney, trader at Osage Agency, Indian Territory, in the 1870s and '80s.

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