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Creators:
Norcross Greeting Card Company (New York (N.Y.))
Dates:
Circa 1890
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8.7" x 6.6".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0058
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Vinegar valentine, with image of a man at desk. Poem below image: "How few of clerks there are who know, / There's little worth in outside show; / However well they dress'd may be, / All brainless heads are plain to see."

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Creators:
Humphrey, Lizbeth Bullock, 1841-
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 5.9" x 8.4".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0058
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1943-1974
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.saaralin
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Subseries consists primarily of material relating to personal aspects of Aline Saarinen's life, as well as some scattered papers of Eero Saarinen and a file relating to their son, Eames Saarinen. Aline Saarinen's papers include a diary she began as a young girl and periodically added to over the years; a guest book which records the names of peopl...

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Dates:
1870-1925; undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1252
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries includes papers relating to the life of Mary Elizabeth Kennedy Sandford's husband. Frank Sherman Sandford was born in 1853 and graduated from Danville Seminary in New York as Frank Gilman in 1870. He married Mary Elizabeth Kennedy on October 22, 1878. In 1885, he moved the family to 13 Seward Street. Sandford worked in New York Cit...

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Dates:
1957-2015
Level:
series
Size:
1.8 Linear Feet (Boxes 17-19)
Collection ID:
AAA.deemgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series includes biographical material, correspondence, subject files, project files, printed material, and photographic materials donated to the Archives of American Art as a subsequent donation. Correspondence includes Deem's letters to museums relating to donating artwork and publications about his work. There are letters to Ullya Dydo, Chr...

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Dates:
1950-2004
Level:
series
Size:
3.6 Linear Feet (Boxes 1-4)
Collection ID:
AAA.slivrose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The correspondence of Rose Slivka is both professional and personal in nature. Professional correspondence reflects her involvement with a variety of organizations and teaching activities. Correspondence concerning her editorial work includes memos and documents produced or received by Patricia Dandignac, Donald Wycoff and other staff of Craft Hori...

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Students from Federal City College read poems written by African American poets, including Paul Laurence Dunbar, Countee Cullen, Sterling Brown, Mari Evans, Langston Hughes.

Poetry reading. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Undated.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"A more organized 'conversation' with an audience is called a 'tende'. It is a spontaneous event. It may occur during a wedding or at a child's christening or when a person returns from a long absence or when there is a visitor. Usually an elderly woman starts a tende by bringing a wooden mortar, filling it with water, and covering it with a skin. ...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"A more organized 'conversation' with an audience is called a 'tende'. It is a spontaneous event. It may occur during a wedding or at a child's christening or when a person returns from a long absence or when there is a visitor. Usually an elderly woman starts a tende by bringing a wooden mortar, filling it with water, and covering it with a skin. ...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"A more organized 'conversation' with an audience is called a 'tende'. It is a spontaneous event. It may occur during a wedding or at a child's christening or when a person returns from a long absence or when there is a visitor. Usually an elderly woman starts a tende by bringing a wooden mortar, filling it with water, and covering it with a skin. ...