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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Cultural Conservation Program 1986 Washington, D.C.
McCrobie, James W., 1919-1993
Lopez, George, 1900-1993
McCrobie, Vida, 1923-2013
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Dates:
1986 July 3
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1986
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1939
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Display of items in school classroom, including aprons, clay figure and drawings. Handwritten signs read: "Claymodeling & Handcraft [sic] By Miss Thomas & Mr. Hill", "Do Not Touch", "Pencil Scetching [sic] & Crayon Work under Mr. Hill" and "Needlecraft by Miss Mills". No edge imprint.

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Creators:
Akers, Adela, 1933-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2008 March 4-6
Size:
113 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.akers08
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Adela Akers conducted 2008 March 4-6, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Akers' studio, in Guerneville, California.

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Creators:
Brown, William J. (William Joseph), 1923-1992
Brown, Jane Brennan, 1931-
Dates:
circa 1940-2014
Size:
7.9 Linear feet
0.32 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.browwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of William J. and Jane Brown date from circa 1940-2014 and measure 7.9 linear feet and 0.32 gigabytes. The collection is comprised of biographical material, correspondence, interviews, writings and notes, printed material and documentaries, photographs and moving images, and administrative records from the Penland School of Crafts where William served as director from 1962 to 1983.

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Dates:
1954 April 24
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Wandering Laboratory! Testing equipment at sea. Sperry Gyroscope Co., Great Neck, NY. Handicraft of Hawaii! Making trays and tables of Hawaiian woods. Woods of Hawaii Co., HI. Radiators of Glass! New heating system using glass. Blue Ridge Glass Corp., Kingsport, TN, and Titeflex, Inc., Springfield, MA. Automatic Office! Company president's offic...

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Dates:
1899-1960
Level:
series
Collection ID:
AAA.sociofac
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Administrative records include lists of members, historical sketches, by-laws. Scattered correspondence dates from 1946 to 1960 and is from Humphery Emery's time as director of the society. Writings consist of a speech by Henry Pasco, a draft of a letter to the editor, general notes and notes between sales agents and society members, and lists. Cre...

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Dates:
1956 November 10
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Pennsylvania Molten iron refined with modern machinery; shaping metal. Glass fibers used for internal reinforcement. A. M. Myers Co., Pittsburgh, PA. Wisconsin Selling knitted items, many hand-made. Making mukluks, or Eskimo socks. Handicraft Corp., Princeton, WI. Utah Mixing concrete on the spot. Travel Batcher Co., Salt Lake City, UT. Kentucky...

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Creators:
King, Jean
Dates:
circa 1890-1894
Size:
1 Item
Glass plates, 5" x 8", silver gelatin.
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0140
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Five silver-gelatin glass plate negatives depicting the production and display of ceramic items. The decoration and display of china appears to be a group effort, possibly a class, because one image shows nine women painting china.

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Creators:
Crawford, Phyllis
Dates:
1936-1963
Size:
54 Items ((on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.crawphyl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, lists and printed material collected by Crawford relating to the Index of American Design and her position there.

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Creators:
Jensen, Dorothy Hay, 1910-
Dates:
1931-1991
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jensdoro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to Jensen's work as supervisor of the WPA art projects in Maine and her work on the Index of American Design. Included are: several letters received, primarily from the National Gallery of Art's curator for the Index of American Design, 1949 and 1984-1991; notebook of a working list for the Index of American Design, which also conta...

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