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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2000-2008
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-030
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting responses to issues and crises in the news media related to the National Zoological Park (NZP). The bulk of these records document a particularly active period of high-profile animal deaths and investigations by several regulatory bodies and news agencies during the tenure of Lucy H. Spelman, ...

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Creators:
Lewis, J. Harmon Mrs
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4303
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: Notes on Kickapoo clans, Mexican Kickapoo personal names, with meaning; by ref biog notes, clan affiliation. Notes on Death Ceremony of the Kickapoo, 9 pages. Death Ceremony of the Kickapoo explained, 9 pages. Miscellaneous notes on the following: Indian Dances (Soldier Dance); Kickapoo Spiritualism; Indian Love and Affection; Kickapoo Sp...

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Creators:
Stemmler, F. W. (businessman)
Dates:
1895-1897.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0336
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The copies of correspondence (typed and handwritten) concern Stemmler's wide-ranging business affairs, from international banking to personal purchases of horsedrawn carriages.

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Creators:
South Dakota State Historical Society
Dates:
undated
Size:
2 albums
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4543
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Prints relate primarily to Dakota (Sioux) Indians, copied from original prints in the collection of the South Dakota State Historical Society. Pierre, South Dakota. [Copies made August, 1958.] List of 435 captions, prepared by James Tubbesing, accompanies prints; only the numbers circled in red are contained in the albums for Bureau of American Eth...

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Creators:
Jurca, Marcel
Dates:
bulk 1956-2001
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a photograph, a 1957 letter, and three drawings relating to the Jurca MJ-2 Tempête (Tempest) (Homebuilt). This collection also contains ten color snapshots and corresponding negatives from 2001 taken at Jurca's office and workshops, located at an airport outside of Paris.

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Sproat, Gilbert Malcolm, 1832-1913
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Anderson, Alexander Caulfield, 1814-1884
Dates:
1853-4 ?
Size:
12 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS985
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: (a)- Vocabulary, 6 pages on printed schedule distributed by George Gibbs, Washington Territory. (b)- Partial copy of vocabulary a on printed form with heading "Comparative Vocabulary," 6 pages. Only the words on the original which correspond with those on printed sheets were copied. Also includes letter from A.C. Anderson to George Gibbs...

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Creators:
Stevenson, James, 1840-1888
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1017
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consists of 8 words in dialect of Old Pecos. Includes copy, not in Stevenson's handwriting. 1 page. Also cover sheet, inscribed by A. S. Gatschet, 1 page.

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Creators:
Meeker, Louis L.
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
October 29, 1895
Size:
10 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS229
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also Meeker to Bureau of American Ethnology, Winnebago, Nebraska transmitting this syllabary October 29, 1895. Autograph letter signed. 3 pages. Presents the native Winnebago syllabary with corresponding transcriptions in a phonetic system improvised by Meeker, and in the Bureau of American Ethnology system. Meeker attempts to establish a root mean...

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Creators:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939
Sampson, James
Dates:
July, 1896
Size:
10 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1858
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also letter of Wickersham to J. W. Powell, transmitting original and letterpress copy. Tacoma, Washington. August 24, 1896. 1 page.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1992
Size:
28 cu. ft. (28 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-015
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the official records of the Secretary of the Smithsonian, Robert McCormick Adams, for 1992 and includes reports, correspondence, subject files, and other materials. Listings in bold and capital letters indicate both the topic of folder contents and major subheadings from the Secretary's Office file plan.

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