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Curatorial Records, 1839-2001

Creator
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of the History of Technology
Subject
Mitman, Carl Weaver 1889-
United States National Museum Department of Arts and Industries
United States National Museum Division of Mechanical Technology
Date
1839
1839-2001
Type
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Drawings
Illustrations
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color negatives
Phonograph records
Physical Description
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Local number
SIA Acc. 16-342
Notes
Folder List in accession file.
Electronic List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
Organization
Unarranged
Summary
This accession consists of records primarily created by Carl W. Mitman during his tenure as Curator of the Division of Mechanical Technology, 1921-1932, and Head Curator of the Department of Arts and Industries, 1932-1948, United States National Museum. These files create a biographical sketch of a multitude of engineers, inventors, and industrialists. Materials include correspondence, images, clippings, drawings, illustrations, negatives, phonograph records, and other related materials.
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Data Source
Smithsonian Institution Archives
See more items in
Curatorial Records 1847-2009 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Work and Industry]
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