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Collection Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Container:
Box 100
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Some materials are restricted.

Access to the Department of Anthropology records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Department of Anthropology Records, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Department of Anthropology records
Department of Anthropology records / Series 12: Administrative Records / 12.3: Museums
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. [acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Names:
United States Military Academy  Search this
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 47
Culture:
African Americans -- 1930-1940  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Portraits
Date:
[ca. 1934-1935]
Scope and Contents:
Job Number: 26298
"Full-length studio portrait photograph of US Army Cadet Benjamin O. Davis, Jr., posed standing in his United States Military Academy (West Point) dress uniform; January 1935." (Caption for print in NASM collection.)
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Uniforms, Military -- 20th century.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Portraits -- African American men -- 1930-1940
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref1342

Miscellaneous Parts, Transceiver, Navy, Marconi, SE1100

Manufacturer:
Marconi Wireless Telegraph Company  Search this
Materials:
Plastic, paper, string
Dimensions:
Storage (<1g): 7 × 7 × 3.2cm (2 3/4 in. × 2 3/4 in. × 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1917-1919
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution National Museum, Department of History.
Inventory Number:
A19550032001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9c5c30bce-d6fe-4e82-8ec1-f3a25bfec511
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19550032001

Case, Sextant, German

Manufacturer:
Schwartzchild G.m.b.H.  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Steel
Varnish
Copper Alloy
Felt
Adhesive
Twine
Possible Rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 29.5 × 26 × 13.3cm (11 5/8 × 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
Germany
Date:
ca. 1921
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Commerce
Inventory Number:
A19570636002
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99b3f7daf-7952-4f9a-8f15-fab40b881659
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19570636002
Online Media:

Medal, Ribbon, Distinguished Service Medal, United States Air Force

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Silk
Dimensions:
3-D: 4 × 1.3 × 1.3cm (1 9/16 × 1/2 × 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force, Personnel Center
Inventory Number:
A19711068001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9958ed8e5-2a80-444b-988e-9b1613b1ae37
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19711068001
Online Media:

Coin, George V Penny, British West Africa, Lindbergh

Materials:
Metal
Dimensions:
3-D: 0.2 × 3cm (1/16 × 1 3/16 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-Events
Country of Origin:
British West Africa
Date:
1931-1933
Credit Line:
Transferred from the USAF Museum
Inventory Number:
A20030078004
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv923a76cba-8b57-43ba-b0ee-01369fb57ff7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030078004
Online Media:

Grumman G-164 Ag-Cat

Manufacturer:
Schweizer Aircraft Corporation  Search this
Materials:
steel tube fuselage with removable aluminum panels; biplane with interchangeable aluminum wing panels
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 10.95 m (35 ft. 11 in.)
Length: 7.11 m (23 ft 4 in)
Height: 3.27 m (10 ft 9 in)
Weight: Empty: 1514 kg (3335 lb)
Gross: 2040kg (4500lb)
Engine: Pratt & Whitney R-1340, 600hp
Top Speed: 237 km/h (147 mph)
Manufacturer: Schweizer Aircraft Company, Elmira, New York, 1963
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Date:
1957-2008
Credit Line:
Gift of Ralph J. Holsclaw & Growers Air Service
Inventory Number:
A20080395000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv906f4e547-80ac-4d0a-8d58-24863101585b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20080395000
Online Media:

Cirrus SR22

Materials:
Fiberglass, steel, aluminum, rubber, glass, plastic
Dimensions:
Overall: 792.5 × 1158.2 × 271.8cm, 1029.2kg (26 ft. × 38 ft. × 8.9 ft., 2269lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Credit Line:
Gift of Cirrus Aircraft
Inventory Number:
A20190436000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e9e66fbd-3de8-43d6-854b-ed457dbd16b2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20190436000
Online Media:

Howard Hughes and the World’s Fastest Land Plane

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-10-24T20:15:50.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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airandspace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_-Rpc3Rv-09A

Hubble Space Telescope Team — 2020 Michael Collins Trophy Winner

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-19T02:44:30.000Z
YouTube Category:
People & Blogs  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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airandspace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_-nu6i5hxPcI

How GPS Works

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-04-29T20:44:48.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0ArABLo8Mog

CDR Ray "Gator" Stromberger - My Path

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-08-04T18:17:12.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0DG-PcZfAWk

Flights of Fancy Story Time: "Pluto's Secret"

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-06-02T17:56:42.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0bKXCaD4toc

Star Trek: Science Fiction to Science Fact - STEM in 30

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-09-16T13:47:56.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_15GFVcGV3Gg

Student Balloon Launch: Medium Altitude Balloons

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-10-14T16:53:37.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_1WC4nxlrZ2Y

Aerobatic Champion Demonstrates Loops and Spins

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-10-28T00:16:30.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_1tbOwRiV1QQ

The Matter of Air with Astronaut Megan McArthur - Smithsonian Science Starters

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-06-26T14:00:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_2-b48xq1rbc

Out of This World Storms! Hurricanes on Jupiter

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-04-11T12:14:20.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_2ePdskpS1c0

Mars Rovers - STEM in 30

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-09-02T20:01:26.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_2o4QdvorzQs

Kepler Mission Team - 2015 National Air and Space Museum Trophy Winner

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-03-23T17:52:07.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_2v_nj9Ww9bA

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