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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Oliver, Alice Williams (Bridges), 1828-1889
Dates:
December, 1888
Size:
75 Items (ca. 75 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS502
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: MS 502-a Linguistic and ethnological material on the Karankawa tribe, "taken down from the recollection of Mrs Alice W. Oliver, at Lynn Massachusetts, in November, 1888." Approximately 71 pages in notebook. ("Karankawa" printed on edge of binding. MS 502-b A report on the information, 4 pages, accompanied by letter of transmittal to the...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1932 June
Size:
25 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3341
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing autobiographies of two Kiowa women handwritten in English by Truman Michelson. The two women, ages 72 and 73, recount memories from their childhood and their marriages. Topics include childhood amuseuments, being vaccinated for smallpox, adultery, and interpersonal relationships between relatives.

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Creators:
Thompson, Silas William (collector and probable photographer)
Dates:
circa 1944-1945
Size:
2 Prints (halftone)
86 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-32
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Unbound pages from an album documenting Silas William Thompson's participation in the United States Navy during World War II, with particular focus on the Battles of Peleliu and Angaur and his time at Base 20 Hospital. The collection includes a group portrait of Company B-8 of the Naval Hospital Corps School, views of Base 20, the invasion of Pele...

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Creators:
Good, Frank Mason
Dates:
circa 1860-1870
Size:
1 Stereograph (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2000-13
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Stereoview of two women grinding corn between two large round stones in Cairo, Egypt.

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Creators:
Davis Photo Co.
Dates:
1942
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-25A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of a photograph depicting an exhibit by M. J. W. White at the 1942 convention of the Virginia Medical society in Roanoke, Virginia. The exhibit consisted of artifacts that he collected in the Philippines, including a map, hats, textiles, pots, photographs, jewelry, and weapons. A copy of a newspaper article relating to the e...

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Creators:
Sabbagh, Michael E.
Dates:
circa 1978
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-42
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of a Masai man, made at Ngorongoro Crater in the Great Rift Valley in Tanzania.

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Dates:
circa 1887-1947
Size:
200 Postcards (black and white, color)
Collection ID:
AAG.PTC
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Historic Gardens Postcard Collection includes 200 postcards of historic views of various public gardens, parks, monuments, and buildings throughout the United States and some foreign countries, including Canada, France and Cuba. Some private gardens and estates and many Washington, D.C. attractions are also represented. Roughly half of the postcards were mailed; the remaining postcards were not written on or posted. Areas represented include Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia. Foreign views show gardens in Havana, Paris, and Canada. About a dozen cards feature various views of Smithsonian Institution museums along the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center. Office of the Director
Dates:
1972-2002
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting issues, policies, and activities related to the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) such as research projects, deer control, watershed stations, and general management. Materials include reports, correspondence, memoranda, clippings, photographs, and meeting minutes.

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Creators:
Turner, Lucien M. (Lucien McShan)
Dates:
circa 1882-1884
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7192
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include notes and manuscripts by Turner and by others concerning the collections he made, and photographs of the natives of Labrador.

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Dates:
1908-09-12
Size:
440 Megabytes
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0017
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

A collection of five photographs taken by George Otis Wilson, Sr. at the U.S Army military trials of The Wright (Co) Type A flyer at Fort Myer, Virginia in 1908.

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