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Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

AEF Railway Engineers WWI photo-scrapbook, 1917-1919

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-022
Scope and Contents The album documents barracks life, rifle range acitivity, the Army Service School, Leavenworth prison, engineer training (road march, bivouac, pontoon bridges, walls, base camps, and locomotives (including some from the Paris-Orleans railway), rolling stock (box cars, flat cars, and tank car gondolas), steam shovels, and trucks (5 ton and ambulances). Post-war images include vehicles, buildings, construction (railroad bridge, river lock, river boat crane, barges, paved roads, etc.).
Dates: 1917 - 1919

Albumen cabinet card "Ponca Warriors" "Wm Iron Thunder and Wm Coy, Undated

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 10
Identifier: 1975.006.3.Ponca.002
Scope and Contents Albument cabinet card photograph labeled on back as "Ponca Warriots. Wm. Iron Thunder and Wm. Coy.
Image shows two young men in tradtitional Ponca dresswith what appears to be two blankets draped on a piece of furniture behind.
Imprinted on reverse "Drasle, J B D (in a stylized monogram) Ground floor studio, Ponac City, O. T."
Dates: Undated

Carte de Visite of a seated African American Woman, approximately 1868-1878

 Item
Identifier: 1981.008.africanamericans.5
Scope and Contents Carte de Visit albumen print photograph of an African American woman.
Imprint on reverse reads Silva's Photographic Rooms, 64 Third St, cor. Mission, San Francisco.
Dates: approximately 1868-1878

Carte de Visite of a young African American Woman, approximately 1866-1879

 Item
Identifier: 1981.008.africanamericans.6
Scope and Contents Carte-de-Visite; Albumen photograph of a young African American woman. Image shows a young lady, standing, with a parlor table and chair to her right with her right hand resting on he edge of the table.
Imprint on back: Jacob Shew, Pioneer Photographer, 612 Clay Street, four doors above Montgomery, San Francisco, Cal.
Dates: approximately 1866-1879

Correspondence of the Story and Justus families

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-004
Content Description Collection consists of approximately 150 pieces of correspondence created by the Story and Justus family members and their relations, most of whom resided in Texas and Indian Territory/Oklahoma. Primary correspondents include U.S. Navy sailor Vaughan Story (1919-2007), son of Arthur and Lillie Story; and U.S. Army Sgt. Stanley Story (1915-1981), son of Arthur and Lillie Story. Other correspondents include Mrs. Arthur L. (Lillie Justus) Story (1879-1972); Faye Story Anderson (1908-2004),...
Dates: 1899 - 1963; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1944

Correspondence of the Story and Justus families

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2019-004
Dates: 1899 - 1963; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1944

Edward Thomas Van Wart WWI diaries

 File
Identifier: 2018-033
Scope and Contents Three volume handwritten diary. Vol I [address book]: Thursday, May 2, 1918 - Monday, May 13, 1918. 24 pages of mss entries, 24 lines per page, ~ 2000 words. Vol II: July 11, 1918 - September 7, 1918. 54 pp of mss entries, 24 lines per page, ~ 6000 words. 2 typed sheets with entries: "War Warnings, September 2nd, 1918" and "Extract taken from ship's log July 25, 1918.” Tipped in newspaper extract, "German Taken By Amexes Shoots Sniping Comrades." Laid-in a typed page, apparently from the...
Dates: 1918-05 - 1918-11

Letter from Mrs. F. B. Orton to Presto Music Company, 1919-04-23

 Item
Identifier: 2006.012.4
Scope and Contents A typed letter on Golden Grain Land and Realty letterhead trying to send poems to have music comoposed for them.
Dates: 1919-04-23

Manuscript cookery book, approximately 1750-1900, bulk approximately 1750-1800

 Item
Identifier: 2007-047
Content Description An 18th-century commonplace book , used as a cook book, predominantly written in a contemporary hand in black ink. Nearly two hundred and seventy food and beverage recipes from the 18th century. A second hand begins with the date of 1776, and contains twelve recipes. The final six leaves are blank. No specific compiler is identified, though many recipes indicate their source, e.g. Mrs. Broughton, Mrs. Goldsmith, etc.
Dates: approximately 1750-1900, bulk approximately 1750-1800 Res

South Vietnamese propaganda, 1955-1975

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-020
Scope and Contents Five South Vietnamese (GVN) propaganda leaflets with accompanying typescript English translations.
Dates: 1955 - 1975