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Dates:
1975 - 1975
1999 - 1999
1949 - 1949
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0892
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series includes a video tape, Chico O'Farrill: Heart of a Legend. This eight-minute tape recorded in 1999 describes the release of O'Farrill's CD, Heart of a Legend, which marked the international return of this composer. It is a gathering of well-known artists, among them Gato Barbieri, Paquito D'Rivera, Arturo Sandoval, Alfredo Armenteros, ...

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Dates:
1940s-2010
Level:
series
Size:
8 Linear feet (Boxes 16-23)
Collection ID:
AAA.friebern
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings by B. H. Friedman include novels, plays, short stories, poems, articles, monographs, and criticism. Over time, many pieces were reworked. Sometimes titles changed or were reused; occasionally, prose became a play or short stories were greatly expanded. Among the published versions of Friedman's writings are two books and some short stories...

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Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Friday. February 1. 1980. Colloquium. Session III: "Ethics and Morality" 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Side A BOB MOSES (cont.) E.D. NIXON leads with children "If You All Want Your Freedom" (sung to the tune of "If You're Happy and You Know It") Sings "Don't Smoke Marijuana" "Congress" BERNICE JOHNSON REAGON makes announcements. FREDERICK DOUGLAS PERRY re...

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Dates:
1982-02-05
Level:
item
Size:
1 Videocassettes (U-matic)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

OTC 408.14.3a: "The Blues Never Die" continued "Wang Dang Doodle" Colloquium, February 6, 1982 Opening remarks by Bernice Johnson Reagon Sterling Brown, blues poet laureate, discusses his life with the blues, the relationship between blues and jazz, and the poetry in the blues. He reads three poems related to the blues. OTC 408.14.3b: Sterlin...

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Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

"The Blues Never Die" continued "Wang Dang Doodle" Colloquium on February 6, 1982 Opening remarks by Bernice Johnson Reagon Sterling Brown, blues poet laureate, discusses his life with the blues, the relationship between blues and jazz, and the poetry in the blues. He reads three poems related to the blues. ...

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Dates:
1988 March 5
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program held March 5, 1988 in the Hall of Musical Instruments, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution. It related to the Museum's exhibition "After the Revolution: Everyday Life in America, 1780-1800" and was in celebration of International Women's Day. The program consisted of a lecture by poet, activist, and teacher June Jor...

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Dates:
1928-1965
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.hofmhans
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1910-1964
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.hofmhans
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1870s-1983
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 1, OV 5; 9 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.petojohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains biographical material documenting John Frederick Peto's life and career as an artist. Included are the certificate for his marriage to Christine Pearl Smith, two of his business cards, and written agreements with his daughter Helen giving her a clock and his cornet. Also found are items about his death in 1907, including his ob...

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Dates:
circa 1900-1962
Level:
series
Size:
0.9 Linear feet (Boxes 4-5)
Collection ID:
AAA.claralso
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings are by Medora Clark and include notes and notebooks of drafts and story ideas as well as typewritten fiction short stories, nonfiction essays, and poems that she submitted to magazines for publication. Of interest are Medora's accounts of her visit with Clark to the Panama Canal and her ruminations on art and art viewing.