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Website Records
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-184
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics as they existed on August 22, 2018. The Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics is jointly administered by the Harvard College Observatory and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. The "Aesthetics and Astronomy" website documents a project of the same name which studies …

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Impey Family Photograph Albums
Creators:
Impey, Eugene Clutterbuck Captain
Scowen & Co.
Woodbury & Page
Dates:
circa 1850-1889
Size:
304 Albumen prints (approximate count)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1993.09
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Two personal photo albums of Captain Eugene Clutterbuck Impey containing images of his brother, Captain Henry Dixon and other unidentified photographers (some initialled in the negative) of the late 1850's and early 1860's, and British colonials. There are also images of various Indian peoples, a still life of game birds …

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Chaplain A.C. Oliver Jr. Lantern Slide Collection
Creators:
Oliver, Alfred Cookman, 1885-1952
Dates:
circa 1920's and 1930's
Size:
306 Lantern slides (black and white and color)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1997.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Lantern slides and stereopticons, black and white and hand-colored, assembled by Chaplain Oliver (he appears in several), depicting monuments and scenes, especially in Beijing, such as Ming tombs, temples, the Summer Palace, landscapes, place views, military soldiers, Chinese people, Western visitors, and daily life. Also includes images of the Great …

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Still Prints of Asia: Street view in Bhoondi, ca. 1900
Creators:
Bourne and Shepherd
Bourne and Shepherd
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Print (carbon, 37 x 61 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.31
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One carbon print, circa late 19th or early 20th century, with title, photographers' credit and reference number 2292 in the negative, appearing on the print in white on the lower left and right corners. Depicts a street scene in Bhoondi (probably Bundi), with hills in the background and Indian architecture and people in …

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Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1964-1971
Size:
297.65 cu. ft. (568 document boxes) (91 3x5 boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 99
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records reflect the growing scope and complexity of the Smithsonian during Ripley's tenure. They document the Smithsonian's changing administrative structure; growing relationships with universities, foundations, and other external groups; efforts to attract more government support for the Smithsonian; pursuit of new initiatives and programs; and the regular administrative activities …

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Website Records
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-107
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the History Film Forum website as it existed on January 24, 2018. The History Film Forum, presented by the Smithsonian Institution and the National Endowment for the Humanities, annually explores history on the screen and the state of film as public history through analysis of narrative film, documentaries …

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Harry Stephen Ladd Papers
Creators:
Ladd, Harry Stephen, 1899-
Dates:
circa 1915-1982 and undated
Size:
2.58 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7396
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document Ladd's career with the USGS and his research on the geology of Pacific Islands. They include incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting field work, USGS matters, research and the publication of papers, and professional activities; diaries and field notes, mostly documenting his investigations in the Pacific; scrapbooks documenting …

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Photographs of Smithsonian Staff and Subjects
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1968-1983
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 549
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of a small group of photographs collected by the Office of Public Affairs for its various publications. It includes Smithsonian staff as well as a small number of photographs of Smithsonian buildings or their construction, exhibits, events, and important visitors.

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Oral history interview with Tina Barney
Creators:
Barney, Tina
Foresta, Merry A.
Dates:
2009 December 10
Size:
29 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.barney09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Tina Barney conducted 2009 December 10, by Merry Foresta, for the Archives of American Art, at Barney's home, in New York, New York.

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Oral history interview with John Coolidge
Creators:
Coolidge, John, 1913-1995
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1989 March 7-29
Size:
21 Items (sound files, digital, wav file)
148 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.coolid89
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with John Coolidge conducted 1989 March 7-29, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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