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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Dwight D. Eisenhower Institute for Historical Research
Dates:
circa 1964-1984
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 377
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of a few files relating to NAFMAB, including some documents concerning its history, its project to raise the Union ship Tecumseh, and the later meetings of the Board. Most of the record unit consists of files of Pogue's activities, speeches, professional memberships, and relationships of the Institute with Smithsonian ...

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Dates:
1917-1928
Level:
series
Size:
71 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.033
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Series of portrait style photographs of Apsáalooke chiefs and leaders taken by William Wildschut between 1917-1928. Bacheeítche translates to Good man, Chief, or Leader. Apsáalooke chiefdom was a matter of social standing rather than a formal office. For the historic Apsáalooke the title of Chief was a designation based on courage and leadership...

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Creators:
Merchant Marine
Dates:
1946
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1 pieces, Monochrome, 56 x 43.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: (A) 2 graphs: Shows man power change at shipyards from Dec 1939-Jan 1946, Manpower change in merchant marine from 1938-March 1946 (B) 2 graphs: Growth of tonnage of Merchant Marine from 1789-1945, Number of cargo ships of various nations in 1939 and 1945

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Creators:
Hoffman, Rhona, 1934-
Silverman, Lanny
Dates:
2015 June 18-22
Size:
3 Items (sound files (2 hrs., 50 min.), digital, wav)
112 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hoffmar15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Rhona Hoffman, conducted 2015 June 18-22, by Lanny Silverman, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project, at Hoffman's home in Chicago, Illinois.

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Creators:
Houlberg, Marilyn
Dates:
1973
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads,"SL4-29, Ikenne, 9/29/73, Sat - AM, Ife-olu Solaru hairdo - last day of Balufon."

Publication title reads, "Plate 13. Style: "Ogun pari" [the war is over]. This style commemorates the end of the Nigerian civil war (1967 - 1970). Hairstyle by Ife-olu Solaru of Ilishan, Ijebu-Remo. Time: about 40 minutes. Price: 60 Kobo. Photograph: September 29, 1973, Ikenne, Ijebu-Remo."

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1951-1953
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2000-007
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from December 1951 to March 1953.

Original title reads, "Mgbom Youth Association, Mgbom village. This was an association of young and middle aged men who considered themselves progressive, trying to develop the villages, sometimes in opposition to traditional elders --schools, piped water, roads, etc." [Ottenberg field research notes, O Series,December 1951-March 1953].

"The improvement associations, or family unions, came into being in the late 1940s and the 1950s and exist today in many of the villages. They were started by men in their thirties who had had contact with Western colonial culture within and outside of Afikpo. They fill two pressing new needs. They act as an economic base for the new entrepreneurs....

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Creators:
Houlberg, Marilyn
Dates:
1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads,"75 R15-11, Ila-Orangun, 6/24/75, The Elemese - head of the Ila Orangun Emese. There are 200 Ilari (Emese?) - 50 shave at a time in rotation. Shave fortnightly."

Publication title reads, "Plate 23. An oval patch of hair is the sign of the court messenger (emese) at Ila-Orangun, Igbomina, here worn by the elemese, the head of the court messengers of Ila. Photograph: June 24, 1975."

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Creators:
Houlberg, Marilyn
Dates:
1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads,"75 R4-8, Ilishan, 6/9/75, Mon.,Hairstyle = Eko Bridge - by hairdresser Ife-olu Solaru, almost 45 minutes."

Publication title reads, "Plate 6. The completed "Eko bridge" style shown in progress in Plate 5. Each straight projection was next wrapped around a thin metal rod to coil it. The coils were then all fathered at the top and tied together with the ends of the threads. The knkow was neatly trimmed with a razor blade. Time: approximately forty-five mi...

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Creators:
Houlberg, Marilyn
Dates:
1973
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads,"SL19-35, Ijebu-Ode, Nov. 25, 1973, Hairdo: Pan African Games, Girl: Miss Modupe Obawole, Adeola Odujola College, Ijebu-Ode."

Publication title reads, "Plate 15. Style: "2nd All-African Games". This style emphasizes the vertical crest of the king's crown of the Olokun Head, the symbol of the games, as shown in Plate 14. Photograph: November 25, 1973, Ijebu-Ode, Ijebu-Remo, by Klindt Houlberg."