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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Special Events and Conference Services
Dates:
1992-1997
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-004
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These audio cassette recordings document special functions that were mainly sponsored by the Office of the Secretary.

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Creators:
Hernandez-Rebollar, Jose L.
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
2005 August 3
Size:
0.25 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0917
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Jose L. Hernandez-Rebollar was born in the state of Puebla in Mexico. He is the inventor of the AcceleGlove, a prototype device which can translate the alphabet and over 300 words into American Sign Language. The collection contains original and reference audio cassettes of Dr. Rebollar's presentation, "The Process of Invention: The AcceleGlove," a transcript of the presentation, photocopies of his power point presentation slides, and a CD-ROM containing digital images taken at the presentation.

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Creators:
Schreter, A. Harvey
Dates:
circa 1985
Size:
1 audio cassette: 90 minute
18 color slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.85-13
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and audio recording made by A. Harvey Schreter documenting ceremonies of Jivaro Indians, including the shaman Tukupi. The photographs depict Jivaro Indians, dwellings, basketmaking, a quiver with curare, and members of Schreter's expedition party. Also includes images of sacred falls in Miasal, Ecuador and a map of areas that Schrete...

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Creators:
Harlander, Leslie
Gibson, Andrew
Donovan, Arthur
Cushing, Charles
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Dates:
1995-1998.
Size:
0.5 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0639
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Original audio cassettes and transcripts of oral history interviews with individuals involved in the transportation industry known as containerization: Arthur Donovan, interviewer.

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Creators:
Clarke, J. F. Gates (John Frederick Gates), 1905-1990
Dates:
1990
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-070
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 2 reels of 7" audiotape and one audiocassette copy of a lecture by J. F. Gates Clarke to the staff of the Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History, on his reminiscences of his career in entomology.

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Creators:
Alma Mater Recording Company
Dates:
1959-1986
Size:
9.86 cubic feet (265 sound discs (vinyl); 24 sound cassettes; 269 sound tape reels; 1 document case; 1 oversize box)
Collection ID:
CFCH.ALMA
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

This collection contains audio recordings made by Alma Mater Recording Company, featuring camp, folk, pop and broadway songs recorded at various summer camps and schools in New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Ohio, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and North Carolina.

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Creators:
Maltsby, Portia
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture
Dates:
1979-1986
Size:
100 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Audio and video documentation of concerts, lectures, seminars, and colloquia on African American historical and cultural topics including gospel music, African American religion, jazz music, and the civil rights movement. Photographs are primarily documentation of the programs, rather than earlier, historic images. Includes archival original, magn...

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Creators:
Ireland, Emilienne
Dates:
1982-1983
Size:
2 sound cassettes
57 color slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-37
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of Waura Indians making dance costumes from buriti palm fiber and food for a curing ceremony.

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Creators:
DePasquale, Dolores
Ventura, Charlie, 1916-1992
Dates:
19XX
Size:
2 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1308
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the life and career of jazz saxophonist Charlie Ventura.

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Creators:
Polykoff, Shirley
Ellsworth, Scott, Dr.
Dates:
1990.
Size:
1 cassette tape
0.3 cubic feet (1 document box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0474
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Oral history describing her career in advertising, especially the creation of the Clairol advertisement "Does She or Doesn't She?" in the 1950s.

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