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Creators:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
1870-1931
Size:
2.16 cu. ft. (4 document boxes) (1 folder oversize material) (8 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7084
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include Holmes' personal and professional correspondence, including correspondence between other scientists, which was collected by Holmes in connection with his research. The correspondence mainly documents Holmes' research in American ethnology and archeology but also includes material dealing with international scientific ...

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Dates:
1926-1974, undated
Level:
series
Size:
22 Linear feet (Boxes 1-22; Reels 5488-5545)
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of the business and personal correspondence of Edith Gregor Halpert and the Downtown Gallery. For the most part, this series is general business correspondence concerning routine activities of the Downtown Gallery, including the American Folk Art Gallery and the Daylight Gallery, both operated by the Downtown Gallery on the sam...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Archives Center
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Dept. of Public Programs
Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund
Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation
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Dates:
1992-2012
Size:
39 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0808
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Audiotapes, CDs and digital files: an ongoing project to interview and preserve the memories of people important in the jazz world, including jazz musicians, singers, dancers, producers, arrangers, and others. A list of interviewees and interviewers follows. The following is a list of the individuals who conducted the interviews. 1. Brown, Anthon...

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Level:
series
Collection ID:
Record Unit 105
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Prior to 1931 outgoing correspondence of the Division of Birds was kept in bound letterpress books, with incoming correspondence kept in loose files in alphabetic order by name of correspondent. There are, however, a few bits of outgoing correspondence prior to 1921 in this series. Included is some correspondence of Robert Ridgway as ...

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Creators:
Swift, Mary
Dates:
1973-2004
Size:
8.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.swiftmar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of photographer and curator Mary Swift measure 8.2 linear feet and date from 1973-2004. The bulk of the collection contains photographs that Swift took while working for the Washington Review. The images consist of photographs, contact sheets, and negatives of artists and art events in Washington, D.C. Also included are some personal papers; two video recordings of art events in Washington, D.C.; research material and a manuscript from Swift's M.A. thesis "Howard William Mehring, 1931-1978: Washington Color Painter" from George Washington University; and approximately 130 sound recordings of interviews conducted by Swift and panel discussions.

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series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Creators:
Clark, Austin Hobart, 1880-1954
Dates:
1883-1954 and undated
Size:
10.61 cu. ft. (19 document boxes) (1 half document box) (2 12x17 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7183
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Bigard, Barney
Wooding, Russell
Rodby, John
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Dates:
1931
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 35 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 34 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 34 cm.)
34 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
110 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
9 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
7 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
9 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
2 Items (copy scores, 27 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 13 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

157 parts and an indefinite number of scores

Mood indigo is contained in eighteen folders consisting of 1 one page short score, 1 two page short score, 2 seven page piano conductor scores and 2 parts in Db Major concert, 1 four page conductor score, 1 two page conductor score, 1 one page piano vocal score, 1 published two page piano vocal score and 7 parts in Ab Major concert, 9 parts in Eb M...

Folder A contains 1 two page short score and 1 three page short score in Bb Major. Two page short score indicates parts for 2 trumpets. Threepage short score indicates parts for clarinet, 2 trumpets, trombone, piano.

Folder B contains 1 two page short score and 1 one page short score in Bb Major. Two page short score indicates parts for violin, clarinet, trumpets, Tricky, Brown, Tizol, bass. One page short score indicates parts forclarinet, bass clarinet, Wallace, trumpets, trombones.

Folder C contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in G Major for 1 reed - Nat; 2 trumpets - Baker, Taft; 1 trombone - Sandy. -- (ii) Parts in G Major for 1 reed - Jimmy; 2 trumpets - Wallace, Ray (2); 1 trombone - Tricky. -- (iii) Parts in F Major for 2 reeds - Jim, bass clarinet; 2 trumpets 1, 2; bass.

Folder D contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) 1 one page short score in Db Major. Short score indicates parts for tenor, trombone, guitar. --(ii) 1 two page short score in Db Major. Short score does not indicate instrumentation. -- (iii) Parts in Db Major for 1 reed - Paul; guitar.

Folder E contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in C Major for 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - Brown, Tyree, Jackson. -- (ii) 1 two page short score and parts in C Major. Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts for 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2.

Folder F contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) 1 two page short score in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for 3 altos, Sears, piano. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 3 reeds - Rab (2), Sears, Carney; 4 trumpets - 1, 2,3, Taft; 2 trombones - Brown, Jones; guitar. -- (iii) Parts in Bb Major for 3 reeds - Rab, Sears, Carney; 4 trumpets - Cat, Scad, R...

Folder G contains parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - Procope, Johnny Jimmy (2), Paul (2), Harry; 3 trombones - Britt, Butter, John.

Folder H contains 2 seven page piano conductor scores in Db Major. Piano conductor scores indicate parts for clarinet, saxes, trumpets, trombones. Scores includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "You ain't been blue, no, no,no ...".

Folder I contains items in 4 groupings -- (i) Part in Bb Major for trumpet. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - Proc, Johnny, Hamilton (2) Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - Cat, Herb, Merc, Cooty; 3 trombones - Brown, Chuck,Buster. -- (iii) Part in Ab Major for guitar (?). Part in C Major for guitar (?). -- (iv) Parts in Bb Major for 1 trumpet - Natha...

Folder J contains items in 6 groupings -- (i) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Proco, Johnny, Paul, Harry (2); 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3. -- (ii) Parts in D Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, Carney; 1 trombone Tyree. -- (iii) Parts in D Major for 1 trumpet - Baker; 2 trombones - Brown, Butter. -- (iv) Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - Proco,...

Folder K contains 1 one page short score, 1 two page short score and parts in Bb Major. One page short score indicates parts for trumpets, Buster. Two page short score indicates parts for Rab, Paul, Hamilton, Herb, Cooty, Cat, Nat. Parts for 3 trumpets - Nat, Herb, Cooty.

Folder L contains 1 one page short score and 22 parts in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for clarinet, bass clarinet, Wallace, trombones. Parts for 7 reeds - flute 1/2, oboe 1/2, clarinet, bassoon 1/2; 4 horns - 1, 2, 3, 4; violin 1 (4); violin 2 (3); viola (2); cello (3), bass (2).

Folder M contains 1 four page conductor score, 1 two page conductor score, 1 one page piano vocal score and 1 part in Ab Major, and 1 part in Bb Major. Four page conductor score indicates parts for voices - tenor tenor 2. Lyrics as above. Piano vocal score lyrics as above. Two page conductor score indicates parts for voices - soprano, soprano 2, al...

Folder N contains published piano vocal score in Ab Major. Lyrics as above.

Folder O contains 1 two page short score and parts in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for Rab, Proc, 2 tenors, trumpets. Parts for 3 reeds - Rab, tenor 1, tenor 2.

Folder P contains 1 one page short score in F Major. Short score indicates parts for clarinets. Short score appears incomplete.

Folder Q contains parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - clarinet, alto 1, alto 3, tenor 4, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, trumpet; 3 trombones - 1, 2 3; bass; drums; guitar; piano.

Folder R contains parts in Ab Major for 1 reed - Jonny; 1 trumpet- Wetz; 2 trombones - Browne, Tricky.

Folder B, Folder C, grouping ii, Folder D, Folder F, grouping i,Folder G, Folder I, groupings i, iii & iv, Folder J, grouping v, Folders K, L, M, O, Q from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)
Dates:
1663-2004
Size:
6,500 Items (estimated)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Manuscript and printed textual material, photographic prints and negatives, slides, audio tapes, film, original and reproduction artwork, maps, scrapbooks, and historical and natural artifacts related to the history of African exploration and natural history, dating primarily from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Includes correspondence, drafts of publications, diaries, account books, ephemera, posters, newsclippings, biographies, memoirs, portraits, and the former personal property of selected explorers, big game hunters, missionaries, pioneers, and naturalists in Africa.

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Creators:
Steinberg, Sally L. (Sally Levitt)
Dates:
1920s-1987
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0439
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of ephemeral materials gathered by Sally L. Steinberg while she was researching her 1987 publication, The Donut Book: The origins, history, literature, lore, taste, etiquette, traditions, techniques, varieties, mathematics, mythology, commerce, philosophy, cuisine, and glory of the donut.

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