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Joseph J. Hittinger Letters

Source:
Armed Forces History, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Creator:
Hittinger, Joseph J.  Search this
Former owner:
Armed Forces History, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Names:
Belote  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Letters
Place:
Eugene (Oregon) -- 1920-1930
Washington (D.C.) -- 1920-1930
Oregon -- 1920-1930
Portland (Oregon) -- 1920-1930
Date:
1921-1923
Scope and Contents:
Five letters from Joseph J. Hittinger, Eugene, Oregon to a friend named Belote indicate that Belote was a staff member of the National Museum in Washington, D.C. and that the two men have mutual professional and personal friends. The letters, to which no replies are available, include professional gossip, numerous references to Mr. Hittinger's interest in fishing, references to the Four Powers Conference in Washington, to a possible exposition in Portland, Oregon in 1925 and to a theater disaster in Washington. Among the personal items mentioned are several trips, lost baggage, Christmas holidays, and family illnesses.
Biographical / Historical:
Five letters from Joseph J. Hittinger, Eugene, Oregon to a friend named Belote indicate that Belote was a staff member of the National Museum in Washington, D.C. and that the two men have mutual professional and personal friends. The letters, to which no replies are available, include professional gossip, numerous references to Mr. Hittinger's interest in fishing, references to the Four Powers Conference in Washington, to a possible exposition in Portland, Oregon in 1925 and to a theater disaster in Washington.

Among the personal items mentioned are several trips, lost baggage, Christmas holidays, and family illnesses.
Provenance:
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Conferences -- Politics -- 1920-1930 -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Disasters -- 1920-1930 -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Expositions -- 1920-1930  Search this
Exhibitions -- 1920-1930  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Museums -- 1920-1930  Search this
Theaters -- Accidents -- 1920-1930 -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Letters
Citation:
Joseph J. Hittinger Letters, 1921-1923, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0288
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0288

Dust Bowl Ballads [sound recording]

Performer:
Guthrie, Woody 1912-1967  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
New York
Oklahoma
Date:
1988
Topic:
Folksong revival  Search this
Folk songs  Search this
Topical songs  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939  Search this
Great Depression  Search this
Local number:
Rounder 1040
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_347011

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