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Creators:
Jordan, Patricia M., 1937-1989
Dates:
1870
1949-1984
Size:
2.4 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jordpatr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of San Francisco based Beat photographer Patricia Jordan measure 2.3 linear feet and date from 1870, 1949-1984. The papers include correspondence, much of it illustrated and with Beat artists and poets, writings, exhibition files, printed materials, photographs, and artwork.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
1979-1988
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-137
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the administrative activities of Peggy A. Loar, Director (1981-c. 1991) regarding Smithsonian traveling exhibitions sent on international tour. International tours of exhibitions were common in the 1980's and 1990's, the world economy changed making these tours more expensive. As a result, in recent years, international ...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
1987-1996
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-035
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Milo Cleveland Beach, Director, documenting relations between the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery and foreign countries. Materials include correspondence and enclosures.

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Dates:
circa 1901-1902
Size:
199 negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.104
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs probably made by a tourist during a 1901 tour of Egypt, Palestine, Israel, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Turkey, Greece, Italy, Germany, and England. The photographs largely document ancient sites, cities, and some people. Additional photographs of Memphis, Tennessee, and New Orleans, Louisiana, may offer clues as to the residence of the phot...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Department of Education
Dates:
circa 1989-1997
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting educational activities related to exhibitions and events. Materials include exhibition brochures, lesson plans, activity guides, teacher guides, docent tour information, and related materials.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of International Relations
Dates:
1964-1990
Size:
24 cu. ft. (24 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-114
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes records from the Office of International Relations and its predecessors, which document activities between the Smithsonian Institution and foreign nations in regard to scientific research, special projects, and exhibitions. The material consists of correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, and notes pertaining to these matt...

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Creators:
Longcope, Janet, ca. 1886-1974
Dates:
1954-1971
Size:
circa 600 mounted prints (silver gelatin)
circa 4000 color slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-26
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Janet Longcope during trips to countries around the world. They depict landscapes, buildings, markets, dances, agriculture, arts and crafts, ceremonies, children, cooking, musicians, and transportation. Locations depicted include Afghanistan, Australia, Bhutan, Brazil, Burma, Cambodia, Chile, Colombia, Easter Island, Egypt, Ethi...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of International Relations
Dates:
1967-2014
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-242
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution and foreign nations in regard to scientific research, special events, and exhibitions. The materials consist of correspondence, memoranda, and notes; contracts and agreements; reports; conference information; budget summaries; meeting agendas ...

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Creators:
Parker, Richard Bordeaux, 1923-
Dates:
1965-1979
Size:
1.75 linear feet (200 Prints: black & white; 2 contact sheets: black & white; 481 Negatives (photographic): black & white)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2002.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A collection of black and white prints and negatives of Islamic monuments taken by former ambassador Richard B. Parker. The collection includes 200 prints and 481 negatives. The images document Islamic architecture throughout Algeria, Cairo, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Morocco, and Spain.

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Creators:
Ortner, Donald J.
Dates:
1963-2013
Size:
44.37 linear feet (96 boxes, 3 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NAA.2014-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Donald J. Ortner Papers, dated 1963 to 2013, document his research and professional activities while working in the Division of Physical Anthropology in the Department of Anthropology at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History. They primarily deal with his contributions to the field of paleopathology and his work with specimens from Bab edh-Dhra, Jordan and Chichester, England. The bulk of this collection consists of correspondence, files related to Ortner's publications, specimen observations and analysis, and photographs.

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