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Creators:
Schiedt, Duncan P.
Dates:
1900-2012, undated
Size:
65 Cubic feet (124 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1323
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Duncan Schiedt (1921-2014) was a jazz scholar, writer, photographer, film maker, researcher and pianist. He authored four books relating to jazz history. Many of his photographs and articles were featured in magazines, periodicals and documentaries. Schiedt also collected the work of other photographers on the subject of jazz. The collection primarily consists of photographs created by or collected by Mr. Schiedt.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
February 1964
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Group of men seated and standing around a dining table. The table is laid with bowls of soup. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption, "1 glossy of ea, 3 dw of big group, 1 dw of small group" and "2 glass [?] transfer [?] Dr. Thomas". "KODAK - SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on faces with New Coccine

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Creators:
Sardino, Robert C.
Dates:
1914-1981, undated
Size:
2.1 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1471
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of motion picture exhibition ephemera (lantern slides, publicity photographs, and paper) saved by Robert L. Sardino during his years working in motion picture theaters in Syracuse, New York.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Ansco (film manufacturer)
Dates:
May 1964
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Dr. Ralph Bunche standing at a lectern on stage speaking into a microphone. Two men sit in chairs behind, the man on the right is Howard President, James Nabrit. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption and "8 glossy". "ANSCO SAFETY FILM 6" edge imprint. Retouching on face with New Coccine.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
undated
October 1, 1952
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 7" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.05
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Job Number: 56900

Posed studio portrait of a young baby sitting on a rug. No further ink on negative. KODAK - SAFETY 55" edge imprint. Pencil and New Coccine retouching..

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
1956 June 16
1956 October
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., [4" x 5"].)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.05
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Job Number: 59066

Posed gospel choir group inside church. No ink on negative."KODAK SAFETY FILM" edge imprint. Retouched with New Coccine

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Creators:
Short, Bobby
Dates:
1908-2006
Size:
13.6 Cubic feet (35 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0946
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Bobby Short was a singer and pianist whose career spanned seven decades. An interpreter of American popular music, he became a performer in childhood and remained active until his death. He is best known for his more than 35 years as performer-in-residence at the Hotel Carlyle's Café Carlyle in New York City. This collection contains personal papers and photographs as well as business papers, musical materials and photographs relating to Mr. Short's career as a performing artist.

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Creators:
Hendricks, Gordon
Dates:
1895-1970
Size:
27 Cubic feet (55 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0369
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Contains Gordon Hendricks's collection of clippings, correspondence, and research notes, and other professional papers related to his books and articles on motion picture history. Includes files on Edison, William Kennedy Laurie Dickson, and other pioneers in motion picture inventions.

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Creators:
Kaplan, Flora S.
Dates:
1951-2012, bulk 1969-2012
Size:
134 sound recordings
31.5 Linear feet (72 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2015-21
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Flora S. Kaplan papers document her field work, research, and professional activities from 1951-2012 (bulk 1969-2012) and primarily deal with her work as the director and founder of New York University's Museum Studies program and her field work in Benin and Mexico. The collection consists of correspondence, research files, book files, photographs, sound recordings, ephemera, and writings.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
November 1963
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Man standing at lectern with several microphones on a stage. Two other men and a woman sit on chairs at the side of the stage. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption and "8 glossy ea". "KODAK - SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouching on face with New Coccine.