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Creators:
Richardson, Deborra
Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-
Dates:
circa 1822-1994
Size:
6.55 Cubic feet (17 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0653
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the customs and culture of black gospel song and its performance in 19th- and 20th-century America. Dr. Reagon collected photographs, sheet music, and other primary and secondary sources chronicling the development and legacy of this medium, from the Civil War to the Civil Rights movement, from blues to Gospel to classical to jazz. Among the subjects included in this collection are trailblazers such as Charles Tindley, Thomas A. Dorsey, Rosetta Tharpe, Duke Ellington, and Nathaniel Dett. Noted performers are the Fisk Jubilee Singers, the Harmonizing Four, the Hampton University Choir, and the Chick Webb Orchestra.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Size:
1 Volume (Sketchbook (28 pages), 14.7 cm. x 23.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- SK-22 is the twenty-second of a series of thirty-five sketchbooks (Skizzenbücher), in which Ernst Herzfeld recorded his observations on reliefs, archaeological remains, architecture, artifacts and decorative motifs related to Naqsh-i Rustam (Iran) and Persepolis (Iran).

- Original handwritten title on cover reads: "Ernst Herzfeld; Skizzenbuch XXII: Persepolis."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 1, 2, and 3 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Apadana, [east side], [central facade, north and south wing of ceremonial stairway with reliefs depicting tribute procession]: plan and elevation of stairs, floors, and crenellations, [see FSA A.6 05.0849; FSA A.6 05.0850; FSA A.6 05.0854]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 4 and 5 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Apadana, [east side], [central facade, north and south wing of ceremonial stairway with reliefs depicting tribute procession]: details of construction and decoration; transition to Tripylon [(Council Hall)], [see FSA A.6 05.0854]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 6 and 7 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tripylon [(Council Hall)]: elevation of [the stone doorways of the main hall], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1638]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 8 to 11 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tripylon ([Council Hall)], [main stairway]: measured elevation of the retaining wall; measured elevation of column capital, [see FSA A.6 05.0854; FSA A.6 05.0858]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 12 and 13 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Apadana, [east side], [central facade, north and south wing of ceremonial stairway with reliefs depicting tribute procession], [see FSA A.6 05.0854]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 14 and 15 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hadish (Palace of Xerxes): measured elevation of eastern stairway, [see FSA A.6 05.0872; FSA A.6 05.0876], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1649; FSA A.6 04.GN.1650]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 16, 17 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hadish (Palace of Xerxes): measured elevation of western stairway, [see FSA A.6 05.0872; FSA A.6 05.0876]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 18 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hadish (Palace of Xerxes), eastern stairway: measured elevation of the west wing, [see FSA A.6 05.0876]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 19 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Palace H (Palace of Artaxerxes), [remnants of facade]: measured elevation, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1002]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 20 and 21 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tachara Palace (Palace of Darius): elevation of the southern facade, [see FSA A.6 05.0859], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1681]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 22 to 25 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tachara Palace (Palace of Darius): elevation of the western facade, [see FSA A.6 05.0859], [see ; FSA A.6 04.GN.1681]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 26 and 27 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Great Stairway to the Terrace Complex: elevation, [see FSA A.6 05.0853], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0401; FSA A.6 04.GN.1579; FSA A.6 04.GN.1580]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 28 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Gate of All Lands]: measured drawings of colossal sculpture depicting head of a bull, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1583; FSA A.6 04.GN.1585; FSA A.6 04.GN.2289]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 29 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tachara Palace (Palace of Darius): measurements."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 30 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hadish [(Palace of Xerxes)], [western stairway]: floor plan."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 31 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Main Gate [(Gate of All Lands)]: plan of western doorway, [see FSA A.6 05.0848; FSA A.6 05.0882], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1582]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 32 to 33 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Gate of All Lands], [western and southern inner walls]: plan of wall foundations, [see FSA A.6 05.0848]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 34 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Main Gateway [(Gate of All Lands)]: plan of eastern doorway, [see FSA A.6 05.0848; FSA A.6 05.0882], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0406; FSA A.6 04.GN.2287]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 35 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Gate of All Lands], [eastern inner wall]: plan of wall foundations, [see FSA A.6 05.0848]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 36 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Main Gate [Gate of All Lands]: plan of the four column bases, [see FSA A.6 05.0848]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 37 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Gate of All Lands]: sketches [of outer niched wall and outlined column capitals]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 38 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Main Gate [Gate of All Lands]: plan of the northen wall foundation and stone bench, [see FSA A.6 05.0848]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 39 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Main Gate [Gate of All Lands]: measurements of one of the two standing columns, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.2290; FSA A.6 04.GN.2291]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 40 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [in the vicinity of] Main Gate [Gate of All Lands]: plan and elevation of basin, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.2299]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 41 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hundred-column Hall [(Throne Hall)], [portico of the main hall]: plan of [the two colossal guardian bulls and doorways of stone], [see FSA A.6 05.0861], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.2362]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 42 to 45 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hundred-column Hall [(Throne Hall)]: remains of wall between portico and main hall, [see FSA A.6 05.0861]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 46 to 48 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hundred-column Hall [(Throne Hall)]: remains of eastern wall, [see FSA A.6 05.0861]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 49 to 50 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hundred-column Hall [(Throne Hall)]: remains of western wall, [see FSA A.6 05.0861]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 51 to 53 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hundred-column Hall [(Throne Hall)]: remains of [southern] wall, [see FSA A.6 05.0861]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for back page (last) reads, "Naqsh-i Rustam [(Iran)], [Achaemenid Tomb of Xerxes]: elevation of tomb, [see FSA A.6 05.1402], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1557; FSA A.6 04.GN.2242]; detail of half-column with impost-block depicting animal protome, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0268]."

Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 2: Sketchbooks; Subseries 2.07: Persepolis: Sketchbook 22

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Creators:
Naff, Alixa, 1919-2013
Dates:
1875 - 2004
Size:
120 Cubic feet (295 boxes )
2,000 Photographs
450 cassette tapes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0078
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection is the result of research conducted by Dr. Alixa Naff relating to the study of the early Arab immigrant experience in the United States from about 1880-World War II. The study began with oral history interviews in 1962 and became a major project in 1980 with a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. It documents the assimilation of Arabic speaking immigrants in the United States.

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Creators:
Sanford, Marion
Dates:
1929-1988
Size:
2.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sanfmari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptors and close companions Marion Sanford and Cornelia Chapin measure 2.5 linear feet and date from 1929-1988. The papers include scattered materials created by and about both women, including biographical materials, one folder of correspondence for each woman, a few writings and essays, newsclippings, exhibition catalogs, other printed materials, and four scrapbooks (three about Chapin and one about Sanford). Photographs are of Chapin only and of artwork of both women. There is also one phonograph album transferred onto cassette of a radio interview with Chapin and several motion picture films of Chapin's home movies shot in upstate New York and Paris.

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Creators:
Nye, Bill
Dates:
1970 - 2014
Size:
12 Cubic feet (28 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1383
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Bill Nye's early life, his Science Guy persona and its development for his television program Bill Nye the Science Guy.

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Creators:
Feitelson, Lorser, 1898-1978
Dates:
circa 1890s-2002
Size:
15.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.feitlors
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Los Angeles painters and art instructors Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg measure 15.6 linear feet and date from circa 1890s to 2002. The papers document the careers of the two artists, including their establishment of the Post-surrealism movement in southern California, their work for federal arts programs, and their later abstract artwork. Found are biographical materials, correspondence, personal business records, exhibition files, printed materials, photographs, and one sound recording.

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Creators:
McClure, Floyd Alonzo, 1897-1970
Dates:
1913-1970
Size:
10.38 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes) (2 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T90028
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, research notes, photographs, and diary notes documenting McClure's research. A small amount of personal correspondence and photographs is also included.

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Coffin, William A. (William Anderson), 1855-1925
Dates:
1886-1924
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.coffwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York painter and art critic William Anderson Coffin date from 1886-1924 and measure 1.6 linear feet. Found within the papers are scattered biographical materials and correspondence, project files for the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, the American Artist's Committee of One Hundred, and the exhibition of works by American Artists at the Luxembourg Museum in Paris, three additional scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Smith, Joseph Lindon, 1863-1950
Dates:
1647-1965
bulk 1873-1965
Size:
8.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.smitjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Boston and New Hampshire painter Joseph Lindon Smith date from 1647-1965, with the bulk of papers dating from 1873-1965, and measure 8.8 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials; letters from family members, artists, museums, and art patrons; seven diaries by Smith and two by his wife Corinna, personal business records, notes and writings, files concerning charitable theatrical productions, one sketchbook and other art work, a scrapbook, printed material, photographs, and sound recordings of radio interviews and a radio program on Smith.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1928
Level:
file
Size:
1 Volume (Sketchbook (20 pages), 12.8 cm. x 25.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- SK-10 is the tenth of a series of thirty-five sketchbooks (Skizzenbücher), in which Ernst Herzfeld recorded his observations on topography, landscape, inscriptions and reliefs, archaeological remains, architecture, artifacts and decorative motifs related to Istakhr (Iran), Naqsh-i Rustam (Iran), Pasargadae (Iran), and Persepolis (Iran).

- Original handwritten title on cover reads: "Ernst Herzfeld; Skizzenbuch X: Pasargadae II, 1928"

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 1 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], [the Sacred Precinct]: plan [and elevation] of altar [south plinth], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0449]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 2 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], Palace with columns [Palace 'S']: stone fragments, [14.4.28]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 3 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], [the Sacred Precinct]: side view of altar [south plinth] on p.1."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 4 to 9 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], palace with columns [Palace 'S']: fragments [numbered one to ten and an additional one not numbered] of animals' heads [fragmentary black stone impost capital modelled on a horse head]: Unumbered, [see in N-92, Pasargadae Find Object Number 16]; Nr. 1, [see in N-92, Pasargadae F...

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 9 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], colored piece [fragment of painted plaster] from Palace 'P'."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 10 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], [Palace 'S']: lion's head [(fragmentary black stone impost capital modelled on a hybrid, horned and crested lion)], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0277; FSA A.6 04.GN.0453; FSA A.6 04.GN.0470], [see FSA A.6 05.1166; FSA A.6 05.1187]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 11 and 12 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], Palace 'P': eight stone fragments, [see in N-92, Pasargadae Find Object Number 29], [see FSA A.6 05.1192]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 13 to 14 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], Palace 'S', north-west portico: remains [fragments] of the relief depicting human figure with plaited dress, from the left-hand jamb of the entrance to the hall, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0278], [see FSA A.6 05.1166]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 15 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], studies of roof construction."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 16, 17, and 18 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], Palace 'P': [fragment of human figure], [20.4.28]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 19 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], Palace 'P', [north-west portico, entrance to the hypostyle hall]: sketch of position of door, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0458]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 20 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], Palace 'P': fragment of [human] figure [with plaited dress], [located on one of the portico of the entrance to the hypostyle hall], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0452], [see FSA A.6 05.1198]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 21 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], Palace 'S', [south-west portico, entrance to the hypostyle hall, left-hand jamb of the doorway]: fragment of human and animal figures."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 22 and 23 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], topographical sketch of the plain."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 24 reads, "Unidentified topographical sketch."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 25 reads, "Naqsh-i Rustam [(Iran)], [Sasanian relief depicting the triumph of Shapur I over Valerian]: sketch of the flowing cape of [Roman emperor] Valerian, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0170]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 26 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Fratadara figure (Queen) with offering [(Fratadara Temple, relief picturing a female figure with barsom bundle)], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.2492]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 27 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Fratadara figure with barsom [(Fratadara Temple, relief picturing a male figure with barsom bundle)], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.2493]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 28 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tachara Palace [(Palace of Darius)]: elevation of [north] wall [of main hall, leading to the two apartments]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 29 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tachara Palace [(Palace of Darius)]: elevation and plan of [north],doorway [of main hall]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 30 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Great Stairway to the Terrace Complex]: measured plan [of floor pavement], [see FSA A.6 05.0853]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 31 reads, "Istakhr [(Iran)]: sketch of of astodana [two rock-cut tombs (Astudans, Astodans)], [see FSA A.6 05.1397]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 32 to 39 reads, "blank pages."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 40 and 41 reads, "[panoramic drawing of the Dasht-i Morghab, the plain of Pasargadae (Iran), including archaeological sites]: view from citadel [stone platform of the Tall-i Takht], May 11, 1928, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0413; FSA A.6 04.GN.1014]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 42 and 43 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], "[panoramic drawing of the Terrace Mound of The Sacred Precinct, including the two limestone plinths], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0413; FSA A.6 04.GN.1014]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 44 and 45 reads, "[panoramic drawing of the Dasht-i Morghab, the plain of Pasargadae (Iran)], including archaeological sites], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0413; FSA A.6 04.GN.1014]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 46 reads, "[panoramic drawing of the Dasht-i Morghab, the plain of Pasargadae (Iran)], towards the Tomb of Cyrus. May 5, 1928, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0413; FSA A.6 04.GN.1014]."

Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 2: Sketchbooks; Subseries 2.02: Pasargadae, 1928: Sketchbook 10

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