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Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Lange, Yvonne, 1918-2003 (Director Emerita, Museum of International Folk Art)
Dates:
1975.
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 4 volumes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0197
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

One copy in four volumes (872 pp.) of the typescript of Lange's dissertation "Santos: The Household Wooden Saints of Puerto Rico (1975)" by Yvonne Lange. The dissertation, written for the Ph.D. in Folklore and Folklife at the University of Pennsylvania, attempts to analyse the phenomenon of the "santos" by describing its major features and to expla...

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Creators:
Dementi Studio
Strange, Susan B.
Dates:
1945
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 9" x 7.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1131
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Wedding on November 24, 1945 of Marjorie Elizabeth Bonynge and Hinman Foot Strange at Christ Episcopal Church, Gordonsville, Virginia.

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Dates:
1958
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Miss. Choctaw Songs 4-29-58; 1-"Jump Dance" 4-29-58, 0-0:20; Walking Dance 4-29-58, 0:20-1:50; Drunk Dance 4-29-58, 1:55-2:22; Chicken Dance 4-29-58, 2:22-2:40; Turtle Dance 4-29-58, 2:50-3:08; Quail Dance 4-29-58, 3:08-3:18; Snake Dance 4-29-58, 3:20-3:35; Duck Dance 4-29-58, 3:40-4:00; Coon Dance 4-29-58, 4:01-4:20; Hymns: 1. Joy for the Gospel 4...

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Creators:
Thompson, George E.
Dates:
1946
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (black-and-white, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A black-and-white photograph of a woman teaching in front of Navajo students of varied ages and genders. Caption: "This mission to the Navajo Indians was begun in 1943 by the Episcopal church near Bluff, Utah in an area where primitive Indians had no medical, educational or spiritual care before that time." Image bears postal cancellation dated 194...

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Creators:
Barbarossa, Theodore Cotillo, 1906-1992
Kennedy, Kennedy, Keefe and Carney (Firm)
Dates:
1931-1991
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
8.6 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.barbtheo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; awards and citations; personal and business correspondence with: Inslee Hopper, consultant to the Chief of the Section of Fine Arts; Richard T. Feller, Clerk of Works for the Washington Cathedral; and Kennedy, Kennedy, Keefe and Carney (formerly Maginnis and Walsh and Kennedy), architects for the National Shrine of the Immaculate...

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Barber, John, 1893-1965
Dates:
1911-1975
Size:
1,000 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.barbjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, sketches and 46 sketchbooks, a Jules Pascin sketchbook, 1922, photographs of Barber, Pascin, and Helen and John Sloan, personal documents, exhibition catalogues, and clippings. Among the correspondents are George Biddle, Stuart Davis, Maurice Becker, Morris Blackburn, Frederic Taubes, Robert Laurent, Emlen Etting, Duncan Phillips, E...

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item
Size:
1 motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 1596f., b&w, series of demonstrations and interviews including: children's tap dance class taught by Phil Black; The Capasetics; Third Generation Step; Maceo Anderson of the Four Step Brothers; Four Step Brothers dance routine; Maceo Anderson demo of Buck Dance; film clip of Bojangles; interview with John Bubbles; clip of Buck ...