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Association of Western Union Employees identification card for C.H. Stearns, 1939. (front & back) [card]

Collector:
Western Union Telegraph Company  Search this
Collection Creator:
United Telegraph Workers.  Search this
Western Union Telegraph Company  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 2.3" x 3.7")
Container:
Box 564, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Identity cards
Date:
1939
Local Numbers:
AC0205-0000109-01 (AC Scan)

AC0205-0000109-02 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but Series 11 and films are stored off-site. Special arrangements must be made to view some of the audiovisual materials. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection 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:
Telegraph, Wireless  Search this
Genre/Form:
Identity cards
Collection Citation:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records
Western Union Telegraph Company Records / Series 18: Employee/Personnel Records / 18.2: Employee Membership Cards and Passes
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0205-ref11361
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Biographical Information

Collection Creator:
Alexander, John White, 1856-1915  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Linear feet (Box 1, OV 23)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1887-1968
Scope and Contents note:
This series contains notes, writings, and printed materials that describe the life of John White Alexander, as well as ephemera and personal documents related to specific life events.

Notes and narratives include biographical essays about Alexander and his guardian, Colonel Edward Jay Allen, taken from published reference works, and notes made by Elizabeth Alexander in preparation of those entries. Personal documents and ephemera include a wedding invitation, an identity card issued for the Paris International Exposition of 1900, a calling card, a circular about an artist named Jacques Alexander, examples of Alexander's signature, and a French visa. Also found are drafts of essays by Elizabeth Alexander about her husband and others in their circle, and an oral history interview of Elizabeth Alexander in three parts taken by DeWitt M. Lockman, a later president of the National Academy of Design.
Arrangement note:
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the original papers requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John White Alexander papers, 1775-1968, bulk 1870-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.alexjohn, Series 1
See more items in:
John White Alexander papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-alexjohn-ref13

Mamoru Oishi Papers

Creator:
Oishi, Mamoru, 1918-1993  Search this
Names:
United States. War Department. Military Intelligence Service  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Maps
Identity cards
Photograph albums
Booklets
Guidebooks
Dictionaries
Date:
circa 1941-1962
Scope and Contents:
The collection includes a photograph album containing photographs documenting Oishi's experiences as a Japanese American soldier during World War II and his time with the Military Intelligence Service; identification cards; maps and guidebooks; booklets issued to soldiers; language dictionaries; and miscellany.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Oishi, a Nisei soldier, was recruited into the Military Intelligence Service, a unit primarily composed of Japanese Americans who were trained as linguists. Graduates of the MIS language school were attached to other military units and performed translation, interpretation, and interrogation services. WIth the MIS, Oishi spent time in Hawaii, Minnesota, New Guinea, Australia, and the Philippines.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Karen Oishi, 2015.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Genre/Form:
Maps -- 1940-1959.
Identity cards -- 1940-1950
Photograph albums -- 1940-1950
Booklets -- 1940-1950
Guidebooks -- 1940-1950
Dictionaries -- 1940-1950
Citation:
Mamoru Oishi Papers, ca. 1941-1962, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1420
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1420

Merchant Marine/Navy World War Two Oral History and Memorabilia Collection

Creator:
Porter, John C.  Search this
Collector:
Armed Forces History, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Navarre, Jack B., 1925- (merchant seaman)  Search this
Armed Forces History, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Names:
San Mateo Coast Guard Station  Search this
United States. Merchant Marine  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Newspapers
Oral history
Scrapbooks
Identity cards
Menus
Correspondence
Military passes
Photographs
Diaries
Passports
Place:
San Mateo (Calif.)
Date:
1943-2001
Summary:
The collection documents individuals who served in the Merchant Marine's and Navy between 1943 and 1946.
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of primarily of reminscenes with individuals who served n the Merchant Marine and Navy.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into two series.

Series 1: Individual Reminiscences, 1945-1997

Series 2: Supplemental Documentation, 1943-2001-08
Provenance:
Collection donated by Delia Porter, date unknown, and Jack B. Navarre, August 24, 1990.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Merchant Marine  Search this
Ships -- Manning  Search this
Merchant Marine -- Manning of vessels -- United States  Search this
Merchant Marine -- United States  Search this
Seamen -- 1940-1950  Search this
Merchant seamen  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean  Search this
Marine engineers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newspapers -- Ships -- 1940-1950
Oral history -- 1940-1950
Scrapbooks -- 1900-1950
Identity cards -- 1940-1950
Menus -- Ships -- 1940-1950
Correspondence -- 1940-1950
Military passes -- Ships -- 1940-1950
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin -- 1940-1950
Diaries -- 20th century
Passports
Citation:
Merchant Marine/Navy World War Two Oral History and Memorabilia Collection, 405, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0405
See more items in:
Merchant Marine/Navy World War Two Oral History and Memorabilia Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0405

United States War Relocation Authority Citizen's Indefinite Leave identification card for Kay Sekimachi

Creator:
United States. War Relocation Authority  Search this
Subject:
Stocksdale, Kay Sekimachi  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Date:
1944
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21097
See more items in:
Bob Stocksdale and Kay Sekimachi papers, circa 1900-2015
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21097
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Ecole des Beaux-Arts student card for Frederick William MacMonnies

Creator:
Ecole nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (France)  Search this
Subject:
MacMonnies, Frederick William  Search this
Ecole nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (France)  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Date:
1884
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15821
See more items in:
Frederick William MacMonnies papers, 1874-1997
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15821
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Yasuo Kuniyoshi's alien registration certificate

Creator:
United States. Department of Justice  Search this
Subject:
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Date:
1942 February 18
Topic:
Asian American artists  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17193
See more items in:
Yasuo Kuniyoshi papers, 1906-2016, bulk 1920-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_17193
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Yasuo Kuniyoshi's alien registration address record card

Creator:
United States. Department of Justice  Search this
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, 1889-1953  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Date:
1943 May 22
Topic:
Asian American artists  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17194
See more items in:
Yasuo Kuniyoshi papers, 1906-2016, bulk 1920-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_17194
Online Media:

Maria Luisa Pacheco's Escuela Central de Bellas Artes de San Fernando student identification card

Subject:
Pacheco, María Luisa  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Place:
Madrid, Spain
Date:
1951 November 26
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20309
See more items in:
María Luisa Pacheco papers, 1951-circa 1979
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20309
Online Media:

Ministero Della Pubblica Istruzione identification card

Creator:
Nochlin, Linda, 1931-2017  Search this
Subject:
Nochlin, Linda  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Date:
1968-1969
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22764
See more items in:
Linda Nochlin papers, circa 1876
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22764

Vassar College Faculty identification card

Creator:
Nochlin, Linda, 1931-2017  Search this
Subject:
Nochlin, Linda  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Date:
circa 1974
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22765
See more items in:
Linda Nochlin papers, circa 1876
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22765

International Association of Art Critics identification card

Creator:
Nochlin, Linda, 1931-2017  Search this
Subject:
Nochlin, Linda  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Date:
1984
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22766
See more items in:
Linda Nochlin papers, circa 1876
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22766
Online Media:

Barry Faulkner's American Expeditionary Forces identity card

Subject:
Faulkner, Barry  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Date:
circa 1919
Topic:
War  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14005
See more items in:
Barry Faulkner papers, circa 1858-1973
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_14005
Online Media:

Geneva Convention ID Card

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
card
Other Terms:
card; Army
Date issued:
after 1964
Related event:
Vietnam War  Search this
Postwar United States  Search this
Credit Line:
Captain William K. Emerson, USA
ID Number:
AF.76359M
Catalog number:
76359M
Accession number:
303435
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, General
Military
ThinkFinity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-709a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_443819

Top-up Credit Card, United Kingdom, ca 2017

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.4 cm x 8.55 m x .07 cm; 2 1/8 in x 28 1/16 ft x 1/32 in
Object Name:
credit card
Place made:
United Kingdom
Date made:
ca 2017
ID Number:
2018.0029.2
Accession number:
2018.0029
Catalog number:
2018.0029.2
Serial number:
90 3
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-dcae-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1875165

Identity Card, American Expeditionary Forces, for Maurice Cornelius Wentz

Physical Description:
paper; cardboard (overall material)
Measurements:
overall (open): 3 5/8 in x 5 1/4 in; 9.2075 cm x 13.335 cm
overall (closed): 3 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 9.2075 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
identity card
Date made:
ca 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ann Webster
ID Number:
2016.3076.05
Catalog number:
2016.3076.05
Nonaccession number:
2016.3076
Serial number:
90817
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Military
Health & Medicine
Modern Medicine and the Great War
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-6965-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1808028

Carry Your Identity Card Always

Object Name:
Poster
Associated place:
United Kingdom: Grand Bretagne
Associated date:
1941 - 1945
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN82627W51
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-328c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_424293

A South African Colouring Book

Maker:
Gavin Jantjes, born 1948, South Africa  Search this
Medium:
Screen print on paper with mixed media
Dimensions:
Frames: 83.8 x 67 x 5.1 cm (33 x 26 3/8 x 2 in.)
Type:
Print
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
1974-1975
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
2003-16-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
(c) 1974-1975 Gavin Jantjes
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys745881dba-0d5e-4313-b912-9992400ced7c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2003-16-1

Member card for the World Community of Islam in the West issued to Ahmad Kausar

Issued by:
American Society of Muslims, American, 1976 - 2003  Search this
Subject of:
Ahmad Kausar, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 3/4 × 2 13/16 in. (4.4 × 7.1 cm)
Type:
portraits
identity cards
Place used:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
circa 1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Shaheed Abdullah
Object number:
2015.131.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51634323d-ccf9-4250-ad8d-7708c74136c9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.131.2

Identity card used by Marilyn White at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics

Issued by:
Organizing Committee for the Games of the XVIII Olympiad, Japanese, 1959 - 1966  Search this
Used by:
Marilyn Elaine White, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W (Closed): 4 1/2 × 3 3/16 in. (11.4 × 8.1 cm)
H x W (Open): 4 1/2 × 9 3/16 in. (11.4 × 23.3 cm)
Type:
identity cards
Place used:
Tokyo, Japan, Asia
Place depicted:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1964
Topic:
African American  Search this
Olympics  Search this
Track and field  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of 1964 Olympic Silver Medalist Marilyn E. White
Object number:
2017.56.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f4b8215b-59b3-4ca0-b77a-529713d3f5bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.56.1

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