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Creators:
Bucci, Andrew A., 1922-
Dates:
1947-1985
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.buccandr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Bucci, works of art, a photograph, and printed material.

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Cross, Lewis L. (Lewis Luman), 1864-1951
Cross, George H., b. 1838?
Dates:
1883-1977
Size:
59 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.croslewi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two diaries, October 1889 to March 1890, one kept by George, and one by Lewis during a sailing trip on the Mississippi River; seven sketches made by George during the trip; two short stories by George; a family scrapbook compiled by George's wife, Jessie, which contains, among other things, photographs of Lewis's paintings, and sketches by Lewis; a...

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Creators:
Manship, Paul, 1885-1966
Dates:
1956 Oct. 9-31
Size:
70 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.manspaul2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Manship conducted by the Columbia University Oral History Research Office, New York City. Manship recalls his family background and growing up in Jackson, Mississippi; his early art education; working as a studio assistant for Solon Borglum and later Isidore Konti; studying animal anatomy with Borglum; his trip to Spain with Hunt Di...

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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Sam, Watt, 1876-1944
Gurny, John ?
Dates:
ca. 1907-1911
Size:
17 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4144
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also autograph document, 6 pages. Includes: Notes on pottery, baskets, implements, stars and constellations, tribal subdivisions, chiefs, medicine, burials, beliefs and taboos, month names, names of other tribes, personal names, clan names, relationship terms, place names, Natchez counting. Text, "The Snake and the Moon," mentions Nancy Taylor.

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Halbert, Henry S. (Henry Sale), 1837-1916
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Riley, Franklin L. (Franklin Lafayette), 1868-1929
Dates:
April 17, 1900-June 1, 1901
Size:
32 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3826
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes letter from F. L. Riley, writing for Halbert, to A.S. Gatschet concerning Romans' map, University, Mississippi, June 25, 1900, typescript letter, signed, 1 page. The Tonkawa data are contained in the letters of August 17, 1900, 4 pages and August 23, 1900, 4 pages.

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Creators:
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
Dates:
catalogued 1911-15
Size:
5 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2619A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Circular requested information on prehistoric Indian sites in the U.S. later referred to by D. L. Bushnell, Jr. for use in proposed "Handbook of Aboriginal Remains East of the Mississippi.

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Pettrich, Ferdinand, 1798-1872
Dates:
1842
Size:
6 Lithographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4886
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Printed by Ed. Weber & Co., Baltimore, 1842. Inscribed, "Drawn on stone by Ferdinand Pettrich," and numbered Plates I-V with brief captions for the individual portraits and scenes illustrated. The tribes represented are "Sious of the Mississippi," Winnebago, Creek, Yankton Sious," Sac, Fox, and "Mohcogonuck" (Mohegan?).

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Creators:
Clime, Arthur W.
Dates:
circa 1908-1909
Size:
1 copy print
23 prints (silver gelatin (including some enlargements))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2000-78
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Arthur W. Clime during Clarence B. Moore's expedition on the Ouachita River, which include images of excavations, archeological crew, mounds, and Moore's riverboat, the Gopher of Philadelphia. Individuals depicted in the photographs include Clime, as well as Clarence B. Moore, his principal assistant Milo Miller, and captain of ...

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Edwards, Llewellyn Nathaniel, 1873-1952
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Dates:
1910-1967
Size:
2.3 Cubic feet (7 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0959
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Llewellyn Nathaniel Edwards, a civil engineer and bridge builder.

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Daniel, Pete
National Museum of American History (U.S.)
McGovern, Charles
Meehan, John P.
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Dates:
1992 and 1999
Size:
20 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0879
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

In 1990, curators at the National Museum of American History began a project to develop a traveling exhibition about American music, and in the course of research, curators repeatedly returned to the Mississippi Delta area and Memphis, Tennessee to conduct interviews. A group in Memphis organized to raise the funds to complete the research, to acquire objects and artifacts, and the project ultimately became the Smithsonian-affiliated Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum, which opened in 2000 at 191 Beale Street.

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