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Dates:
1986-1987
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0078
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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1988-1989
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file
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NMAH.AC.0078
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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1992-1993
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NMAH.AC.0078
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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1990-1991
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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0078
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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1995-1996
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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0078
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1994
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0078
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1978-2008
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-235
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of primarily of grant files pertaining to grants applied for and received by The American Institute for Yemeni Studies (AIYS). There are also grant files from the other research center partners of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, contracts, grant ...

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Dates:
1981-2013
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-236
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials that document fellowships awarded to individuals doing research in Yemen and through the American Institute for Yemeni Studies (AIYS). Materials include awarded applications, lists of award recipients, reports, waivers, project records, and other related materials. Some materials are in Arabic.

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Creators:
Naff, Alixa, 1919-2013
Dates:
1862-2004, undated
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 (1920-2013) 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:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The site of ancient Djeba (Arabic Edfu) was the traditional location of the mythological battle between the gods Horus and Seth; and its sandstone Ptolemaic temple, dedicated to Horus, is the most complete and best preserved of all the temples in Egypt. It was evidently begun by Ptolemy III in 237 BC and completed 180 years later in 57 BC." [Wilki...