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Dates:
1965, 1975-1981
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.RINZ
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of recording catalogs and order forms, ethnomusicology and folklore bibliographies and resource materials, Library of Congress Information Bulletin, press releases, clippings, 1979-1984 goals of the archive, list of potential projects, summary of activities 1979. File includes statements and correspondence related to the change from "...

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Department of Cultural History
Dates:
1968-1979 and undated, some from 1954, 1961-1964
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 331
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records of the Department of Cultural History contain a variety of document types. These range from correspondence, memoranda, reports, proposals, minutes of meetings, and manuscripts of papers and lectures, to photographs and printed documents such as brochures or journal articles. The records relate to administrative topics such as perso...

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Creators:
Jantzen, Carl C.
Dates:
1925-1977
Size:
7 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0233
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Carl C. Jantzen and John C. Zehntbauer founded the Portland Knitting Company in 1910 as a retail store selling knitted products (i.e. sweaters, hosiery, jackets). Carl Jantzen later invented an automated circular knitting machine that allowed the company to make light-weight materials for swimsuits. In 1916, the company first used the name Jantzen as their trademark and went on to specialize in swimsuits.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Cultural Conservation Program 1986 Washington, D.C.
Dates:
1986 July 5
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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Dates:
1983 July 8-9
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The program included two colloquiums, one on Friday, July 8, and one on Saturday July 9, 1983, in the Carmichael Auditorium, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution. The Friday morning session included an opening and "Black American Cultural Programs and Projects: Public and Political Policy". The Friday afternoon sessions incl...

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Dates:
2002 January 19
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

As part of the commemoration of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Program of African American Culture presents "Of Songs, Peace, and Struggle". This annual public program series is dedicated to the presentation of Civil Rights Movement history and culture. Each year the program calls on activists of the Movement who engaged in civil d...

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Dates:
2001 January 13
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

As part of the commemoration of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Program of African American Culture presented "Of Songs, Peace, and Struggle". This annual public program series was dedicated to the presentation of Civil Rights Movement history and culture. Each year the program calls on activists of the Movement who engaged in civil...

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Department of Cultural History
Dates:
1957, 1964-1975
Size:
4 cu. ft. (8 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 251
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records of the Department of Cultural History and its predecessor, the Department of Civil History, consist of administrative files including memoranda and correspondence concerning exhibits, general museum and departmental policies, the acquisition of objects, and the search for a curator; general correspondence with donors, researchers...

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Dates:
2016 July 01
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (digital audio file)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2016
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

John Bieter (presenter); Jon Insausti; Xabier Paya (participants) The Basque city of San Sebastian was chosen as the 2016 European Capital of Culture. To celebrate, the city will host more than 400 cultural activities, including festivals, international meetings, and artistic events, promoting culture and education as instruments of social change. ...