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Dale-Patterson Family collection

Creator:
Dale, Dianne  Search this
Polk, P. H., 1898-1985  Search this
Names:
Barry, Marion, 1936-2014  Search this
Dale, Almore M., 1911-1984  Search this
Dale, Dianne  Search this
Dale, John Henry, Jr., 1888-1973  Search this
Dale, Lucille Emma Patterson, 1889-1973  Search this
Dale, Marie Howard, 1914-2011  Search this
Dale, Norman Edward, 1908-1991  Search this
Garner, Araminta Dale, 1913-1987  Search this
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass), 1901-1988  Search this
Patterson, Wilhelmina Bessie, 1888-1962  Search this
Extent:
6 Linear feet (9 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Programs
Clippings
Correspondence
Ephemera
Postcards
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1866 - 1990.
Summary:
The Dale-Patterson family papers, which date from 1866 to 2010 and measure 6 linear feet, document the personal and professional lives of the Dale-Patterson family who came to live in Hillsdale, Anacostia, area of Washington, D.C., in 1892.
Scope and Contents note:
The Dale-Patterson family papers, which date from 1866 to 1990 and measure 6 linear feet, document the personal and professional lives of the Dale-Patterson family who came to live in Hillsdale, Anacostia, area of Washington, D.C., in 1892. The collection is comprised of correspondence, photographs, clippings, and ephemera.
Arrangement note:
The collection is arranged in four series:

Series 1: Dale-Patterson Family papers Series 2: Charles Qualls papers Series 3: Community Organizations Series 4: Subject Files
Biographical/Historical note:
The Dale family came to Washington, DC in 1886 when John Henry Dale, Sr., a gifted self-taught man, obtained a position as clerk in the newly contracted Pension Bureau building at 5th and G Streets, NW. First they lived near 13th Street and Florida Avenue, NW, then moved to Howard Road in Anacostia. Dale built a house at 2619 Nichols Avenue, now Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, drawing the plans and supervising the construction. The Dales and only one other family lived in this solidly built house for 100 years before it was sold to a church group and demolished.
General Note:
Finding Aid Note: This finding aid is associated with a MARC collection-level record.361883
Provenance:
The Dale-Patterson Family collection was donated to the Anacostia Community Museum on April 07, 2013.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
The Dale-Patterson Family collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American families  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Programs
Clippings
Correspondence
Ephemera
Postcards
Citation:
Dale-Patterson Family collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Dianne Dale.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-074
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Dale-Patterson Family collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7c29572e9-2bd6-4b2a-8982-b527693b7885
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-06-074
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Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) of WWII: STEM in 30 Live Chat

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Lesson Plans
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-09-12T16:15:02.000Z
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Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
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This NYC Ferry Crash was a Complete Shock

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2020-02-04T16:30:01.000Z
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America's First Terrorist or National Hero?

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
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2013-08-05T17:47:43.000Z
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The Tiny Telescope Flaw That Threatened NASA's Reputation

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2014-07-11T04:00:02.000Z
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Type:
YouTube Videos
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2014-01-10T16:09:18.000Z
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The Raid on Harpers Ferry

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2010-02-23T20:29:09.000Z
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Education  Search this
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Smithsonian Magazine
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1972 Hvar

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-09-14T16:56:38.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
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Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
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4c Thatcher Ferry Bridge first day cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue Canal Zone 157
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 11/16 x 6 1/2 in. (9.3 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Canal Zone (U.S. government reservation; PANAMA)
Date:
1962
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1983.0125.000.818
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8de5d5f04-fa69-4086-97f8-f086a670cc0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1983.0125.000.818

4c Thatcher Ferry Bridge first day cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue Canal Zone 157
Scott Catalogue Panama 442
Scott Catalogue Panama C273
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 11/16 x 6 1/2 in. (9.3 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Canal Zone (U.S. government reservation; PANAMA)
Date:
1962
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1983.0125.000.819
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8afca808a-c3aa-4dfe-a4c2-23867a40ef93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1983.0125.000.819

4c Thatcher Ferry Bridge first day cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue Canal Zone 157
Scott Catalogue Panama 442
Scott Catalogue Panama C273
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 11/16 x 6 1/2 in. (9.3 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Canal Zone (U.S. government reservation; PANAMA)
Date:
1962
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1983.0125.000.820
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm846f174f0-6bea-47ae-a5ad-07c22db31d24
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1983.0125.000.820

4c Thatcher Ferry Bridge first day cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue Canal Zone 157
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 4 1/8 x 9 7/16 in. (10.5 x 24 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Canal Zone (U.S. government reservation; PANAMA)
Date:
1962
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1983.0125.000.833
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On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm88d9f5393-c2d9-49ce-87e0-5fd9772db420
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1983.0125.000.833

4c Thatcher Ferry Bridge first day cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue Canal Zone 157
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 9/16 x 6 1/2 in. (9 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Canal Zone (U.S. government reservation; PANAMA)
Date:
1962
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
2011.2005.194
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm832e49f15-654c-418e-897d-46f54a31f216
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2011.2005.194
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4c Thatcher Ferry Bridge first day postcard

Title:
Scott Catalogue Canal Zone 157
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 9/16 x 5 1/2 in. (9 x 14 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Canal Zone (U.S. government reservation; PANAMA)
Date:
1962
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
2011.2005.195
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
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National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e6249a73-a808-4eea-8ba8-267f8836431a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2011.2005.195
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Joseph Whipple

Artist:
Stephen James Ferris, 1835 - 1915  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin, 12 Mar 1770 - 23 Jun 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Whipple, 1738 - 1816  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
52cm x 42cm (20 1/2" x 16 9/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1876?
Topic:
Joseph Whipple: Male  Search this
Joseph Whipple: Politics and Government\Government official\Colonial government official  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Independence National Historical Park
Object number:
13.180 INHP
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b9e331cb-e80c-463c-85d7-bff95fd53f81
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_13.180_INHP

Nathan C. Brackett

Artist:
Garnet W. Jex, 1895 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Nathan C. Brackett, 1836 - 1910  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.7cm x 62.1cm (29 7/16" x 24 7/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1938
Topic:
Nathan C. Brackett: Male  Search this
Nathan C. Brackett: Education and Scholarship\Administrator\College administrator\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, National Park Service
Object number:
418/5601
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm421d0145c-d814-4e87-87d3-aa93be9a3743
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_418_5601

Henry T. McDonald

Artist:
L. Freeman, 1875 - 1975?  Search this
Sitter:
Henry T. Mcdonald, 1872 - 1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
90.7cm x 65.1cm (35 11/16" x 25 5/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1929
Topic:
Henry T. Mcdonald: Male  Search this
Henry T. Mcdonald: Education and Scholarship\Administrator\College administrator\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, National Park Service
Object number:
418/7131
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f75b08cf-3ae6-4c54-b7de-4d47f0c34757
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_418_7131

Washington's Last Birthday

Alternate Title:
Washington's Birthday, 1798
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Jean Leon Gerome Ferris, 1863 - 1930  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Unidentified Group  Search this
Possibly:
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington, 2 Jun 1731 - 22 May 1802  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 86cm x 132cm (33 7/8" x 51 15/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Architecture\Fireplace  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington: Female  Search this
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington: Politics and Government\First Lady\First Lady of US  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mr. & Mrs. Stephen Silver
Object number:
MD990053
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45352035c-9906-418c-b1e5-fbc58b85d9ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MD990053

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