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1Title:  Mary E. Von Mach Papers, 1886-1948 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  70.12.3 
 Creator:  Von Mach, Mary E., 1895-1980 
 Abstract:  The Mary E. Von Mach Papers, 1886-1948, contains advertisements, newspaper clippings, black-and-white photographic prints, invitations, and pamphlets relating to the Von Mach family of Detroit, Michigan. Of note is a photographic print of Mary Von Mach with other air pilots at the 1929 National Air Races, including Amelia Earhart. Extent: 0.08 cubic ft. (11 folders). The collection is open for research. 
 Subjects:  Air pilots | Aviation | Commercial buildings | Families | Ford automobile | Funerals | Interior decoration | Weddings | Women air pilots | United States, Detroit (Michigan) | Advertisements | Clippings (information artifacts) | Invitations | Pamphlets | Photographic prints 
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2Title:  John Margolies Roadside America transparencies, 1973-2005 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  2013.150 
 Creator:  Margolies, John 
 Abstract:  John Margolies traveled throughout the United States for more than thirty-five years taking photographs of American commercial architecture and design. The collection contains approximately 1500 color transparencies and includes images of theaters, gas stations, motels and restaurants among other subjects. 
 Subjects:  Margolies, John | Architecture and tourism | Barbershops | Church buildings | Commercial buildings | Drive-in theaters | Hotels | Motels | Restaurants | Roadside architecture | Service stations | Signs and signboards | Theaters | Travel | Color slides | Transparencies 
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