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Dates:
1991
Level:
file
Size:
4 Videocassettes (VHS)
Collection ID:
AAA.browwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Includes "A Penland Summer," "Patterns of Rural Art" and "Old Crafts and New Horizons" by Allen Eaton, and "Penland School of Handicraft" by Thor Behrens.

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Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Curtin, Jeremiah, 1835-1906
Dates:
February 2, 1889
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1647
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Instructing him that one hundred dollars had been reserved for the purchase of Hupa handicrafts for the U.S.N.M.

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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.RINZ
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of Dryad Leaflet Number 83, entitled Spinning Wool, produced by Dryad Handicrafts, Leicester, inscribed "Ralph's".

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Dates:
1967-1968, 1981
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.RINZ
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of clippings, correspondence, proposal for catalog of American handicrafts, invoice for air travel. File also includes board of directors recommendation for 56th Conference of the Council of Southern Mountains with handwritten notes on reverse and list of Rockcastle County craftsmen.

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Dates:
undated
1965, 1968-1971
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.RINZ
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of newspaper clippings, progress and board reports 1968-1982, Jean Crawford biographical statement clipped from Jugtown Pottery: History and Design, Jugtown pottery brochures, handwritten notes, Smithsonian Museum Shop order form, proposal for catalog of American handicrafts, correspondence and clippings regarding Dedham Pottery.

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Dates:
1970
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.RINZ
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of two copies of Encouraging American Handicrafts: Report of the Interagency Craft Committee by Charles Counts.

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Creators:
Volk, Leonard Wells, 1828-1895
Volk, Douglas , 1856-1935
Dates:
circa 1858-1965
2008
bulk 1870-1935
Size:
12.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.volkleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and teacher Douglas Volk (1856-1935) and his father, sculptor Leonard Wells Volk (1828-1895), measure 12.4 linear feet and date from circa 1858-1965, 2008, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1870-1935. Douglas Volk's papers document his life and career through biographical material, family and professional correspondence, writings and notes, diaries and journals, financial records, printed material, scrapbooks, artwork and sketchbooks, and photographs of the artist, his family, friends, and artwork. The papers also provide documentation of the formation and operations of the Sabatos Handicraft Society established with Marion Volk from the Volk's summer home, Hewnoaks, in Center Lovell, Maine. Scattered documentation of the life and work of Leonard Wells Volk, is found in biographical material, land records, letters, memoirs, and photographs.

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Creators:
Safford, William Edwin, 1859-1926
Rieman, George B.
Steinberger, A. B. (Albert Barnes)
Field, Isobel, 1858-1953
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Dates:
n.d
Size:
250 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2956
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ethnographic data, principally on Samoa including: I. Samoa. geographical outline, III. History and Discovery. Arrival of missionaries. U.S. Exploring Expedition. An Episode in Samoan History, IV Regulative organization, the family, the clan, caste, division of labor, rights of property, V. Clothing, ornaments, ceremonial paraphernalia, VI. Food an...

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Dates:
circa 1899-1955
Size:
126 chromolithographs (126 trade cards (13 sets))
Collection ID:
EEPA.2008-005
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection consists of 126 chromolithographic trade cards (13 sets) published by the Leibig Company between 1899 and 1955. These trade cards were included with products sold in Europe, such as chicken soup and chocolate. The cards focus on African art and material culture and showcase distinctive ethnic types, artistic and craft traditions, cultural performance, dress/costume and leadership. Sets include In Transvaal, In Abyssinia, Scenes of Africa, In East Africa I, Madagascar, In East Africa II, Life Among the Congolese People, Wild Animals of the Congo, The Italian Empire, Congolese Craftsmanship, Hunting and Fishing in the Belgian Congo, Peoples of the Belgian Congo, and History of the Belgian Congo I-III. Captions on the cards appear in French, Italian and German.

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Creators:
Scidmore, Eliza Ruhamah, 1856-1928
Dates:
circa 1914-1916
Size:
50 Negatives (glass)
23 Negatives (nitrate)
120 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.139
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made and collected by Scidmore documenting life in Japan and China. Photos depict people, agriculture, crafting and jewelry, and natural and urban settings. Some additional photographs were made in South America and possibly the Philippines. The collection includes lantern slides published by the William H. Jackson Photo and Publishing ...

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