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Dates:
1917-1930
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These songs are about Flanders Fields as a grave site for the war dead. Included in the folder are several musical settings of the poem In Flanders Fields by Lieut. Colonel John McCrae. (8 items)

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item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0556
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Amelia Boynton Robinson, fifty-three years old: -She and her husband were active in helping with Negro rights many years before the current movement -History of their civil rights activities -Wrote several poems and plays – talks about current project -The freedom songs have more hope than the spirituals -The older spirituals depicted the burden of...

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Dates:
circa 1966
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.finccoll
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Contains three signed, typescript works including "Discrete Scheme without Memory," "Exclusion Principle," and "Poem."

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Dates:
1912-2006
Level:
subseries
Size:
1.1 Linear feet (Boxes 30-31)
Collection ID:
AAA.milldoro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence is predominantly personal and is with family, friends, and artists. In addition to items of correspondence, files may contain photographic material, clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, poems, shipping receipts, and purchase orders. Several folders contain correspondence between Miller and her husband Cahill from the fir...

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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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Creators:
Bannister, Edward Mitchell, 1828-1901
Dates:
1866-1901
Size:
1 Volume
Collection ID:
AAA.bannedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Contains approximately 102 pencil, charcoal, and watercolor drawings depicting landscapes with cattle, trees, brambles, rolling clouds, a few figure studies, seascapes and bibical scenes, undated and 1866-1901 by Bannister; includes newspaper clippings and writings about Bannister including reviews of his exhibitions and tributes by George W. Whita...

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Dates:
1952-2000
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.grayclev
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings about Gray include a biography, Cleve Gray, by Nicholas Fox Weber, and manuscripts of a poem, student paper, and reviews. A significant portion of this subseries is comprised of manuscripts, drafts, notes, and research materials for three books edited by Cleve Gray, David Smith by David Smith: Sculpture and Writings, Hans Richter, and Joh...