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Creators:
Burch-Brown, Carol
Dates:
1997-2003
Size:
1 cubic foot (2 boxes , Black-and-white photoprints: on fiber-base paper. Silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0857
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Carol Burch-Brown's photographs (200 photoprints, mostly silver gelatin, but including a few digital prints), copies of tape-recorded interviews (31, on 26 compact discs), and transcripts of interviews (3 volumes plus a compact disc containing Word files) made at the Shamrock Bar, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1997-2000 (photoprints made in 2003), docu...

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Creators:
Guillaume, Robert
Dates:
circa 1960-2000
Size:
14 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-048
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1960-2000, documents the career of actor Robert Guillaume. Materials include scripts from various television shows (including Benson, Soap and Sports Night), postcards, promotional material, VHS and Beta tapes, audiocassettes and compact discs, reel-to-reel recordings, certificates, photographs, correspondence, clippings, magazines, illustrations and posters.

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Creators:
Arias, Roger
United States. Dept. of State
Arias, Clotilde, 1901-1959
Dates:
1920-1956.
Size:
3 cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1164
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the life and career of Arias, who was chosen by the U.S. State Department to write a Spanish translation to "The Star Spangled Banner," during the years of the Good Neighbor Policy. In addition to her translation of the National Anthem, entitled "El Pendon Estrellada", the collection includes music manuscripts, lyrics, comp...

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Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Norris, Elwood
Rosenthal, Paul R.
Dates:
March 10, 2007
Size:
0.15 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1108
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Presentation of Elwood ("Woody") Norris, the inventor of HyperSonic Sound (HSS) at the Arlington Public Library in Arlington, Virginia; and oral history interview with Lemelson Center staff member Paul Rosenthal. Norris discusses his life and inventions.

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Creators:
Revlon, Inc.
Stevens, Martin
Dates:
1936-1986
Size:
2 cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0939
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Twenty-five years of print advertisements for Revlon Cosmetics, as well as eight CDs containing approximately 100 Revlon television commercials. 2008 addendum: three additional print advertisements.

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Creators:
Hollingsworth, Robert K.
Adams, Samuel
Dates:
1862-1933
bulk 1862-1865
Size:
0.15 cubic feet (1 box )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1310
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Samuel Adams Papers document a surgeon's perspective on several major battles and events occurring during the United States Civil War.

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Creators:
DuPree, Sherry Sherrod, 1946-
Dates:
circa 1887-2001
Size:
355 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-041
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1887-2001, contains materials relating to the history of African-American Holiness and Pentecostal movements. Included are newsletters, correspondence, brochures, fliers, magazines, VHS tapes, articles, newspaper clippings, slides, manuscripts, photographs, books, financial documents, audiocassettes, compact discs, diskettes, DuPree's research files, and other materials. A copy of DuPree's book "African-American Holiness Pentecostal Movement: an Annotated Bibliography," which was based on the research in this collection, is also present.

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Creators:
UNESCO
Dates:
circa 1961-2006
Size:
27 boxes
Collection ID:
CFCH.UNES
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

This collection, which dates from circa 1961-2006, contains audiorecordings from the UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World, as well as related business records. Includes recordings of tradition and sacred music from Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Malawi, Niger, Sudan, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Peru, Afghanistan, Australia, Cambodia, China, Korea, the Solomon Islands, India, Bali, Java, Japan, Laos, Mongolia, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, Thailand, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Morocco, Oman, Syria, and Turkey.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1996-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-084
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audio recordings of the radio series, "Remembering Slavery," (also referred to as "Slaves No More" or "We Were Slaves") which featured recollections of former slaves recorded in the 1930s by the Works Progress Administration. The production was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Corporation f...

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Creators:
Freberg, Stan, 1926-
Dates:
1958-1991
Size:
0.3 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0444
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Stan Freberg (1926-2015) was a writer, performer, and satirist who pioneered the use of comedy in radio and television commercials during advertising's creative revolution in the 1960s. The collection includes examples of his work including his radio and television shows as well as some of his best known television commercials.

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