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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-278
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Institution, Cultural Heritage Preservation Program website as it existed on November 16, 2015. The Program aims to create a place exclusively designed to protect cultural heritage and respond in times of disasters. The website includes information about the Program and its projects, activities, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Enterprises. Smithsonian Books
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-279
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian's Rock 'n' Roll Website" as it existed on December 14, 2015. The website is a crowdsourcing project intended to collect concert photographs from the public, some of which will be used in a book to be published by Smithsonian Books. The website, which launched on December 1, 2015, includes information...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-280
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight Gallery" website as it existed on April 8, 2016. The website is an online exhibition that serves as a companion to a physical gallery of the same name at the National Air and Space Museum. Both highlight an era with an eclectic collection of aircraft and other objects as wel...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Enterprises
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-382
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Tween Tribune," a free K-12 resource for teachers administered by Smithsonian Enterprises, as it existed on February 17, 2016. The website includes articles, videos, quizzes, lesson plans, newsletters, and related resources. Only a sampling of content is included in this accession. Materials are in electronic ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Protection Services
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-380
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian Alerts" website as it existed on February 12, 2016. The website provides information about preparing for and responding to a wide variety of emergency situations; serves as a portal for information about federal or Smithsonian Institution closures and dismissals; and allows staff to register for...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for Science
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-381
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Marine Global Earth Observatories (MarineGEO) and Tennenbaum Marine Observatories Network (TMON) website as it existed on April 11, 2016. MarineGEO, directed by the Smithsonian Institution's TMON, is the first long-term, worldwide research program to focus on understanding coastal marine life and its role in ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-378
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian Music" website as it existed on March 7, 2016. The website brings together information about the Smithsonian Institution's incredibly diverse music-related collections. Museums and units contributing content to the website include the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, the Center ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Dates:
2014-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-383
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a website and a blog maintained by the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC). The "Global Tree Banding Project" website, crawled June 15, 2016, documents the Smithsonian Institution's Global Tree Banding Project which originated within SERC but is now part of a collaboration between the Smithsonian Instit...

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Creators:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-356
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website for "The Future of the African American Past" conference held at the Smithsonian Institution, May 19-21, 2016. The goal of the conference was to generate a conversation that at once described a complex landscape that has evolved over the past three decades and mapped new directions. The website was c...

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Dates:
[between 1885-1910]
Size:
108 negatives (photographic) (dupe negs., black & white, 4 x 5 in.)
2 photographic prints (albumen (1 box), black & white, 16 x 21.5 cm.)
8 photographic prints (silver gelatin, black & white, 25 x 30 cm. or smaller )
38 photographic prints (albumen (1 v.), black & white, 14 x 20 cm. or smaller )
70 photographic prints (albumen (1 box), black & white, 14 x 22 cm. or smaller )
Collection ID:
EEPA.1995-018
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The majority of the photographs were taken in Cape Coast. Some the images were taken in Elmina. Several images depict chiefs, including a chief of Elmina, in their regalia and with their entourages. Other images depict Fante peoples in studio settings. Their attire and coiffures are of great relevance for art historical study. Also included in the album are images of the architecture of Cape Coast and Elmina.

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