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Brown, Audrey
American University (Washington, D.C.)
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1997
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1 sound recording (audio cassette)
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ACMA.09-016
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interviewed in her office in Washington, D.C., Melissa Bradley (born 1968 NJ) spoke about her early life, family, and education as well as the individuals who most influenced her. She explained how she identifies herself. Bradley expressed her thoughts on ethnicity and how ethnic identification affected her life; her thoughts on black community, em...

Interview. Part of Audrey Brown PhD Dissertation Interviews 1997-1998. Dated 19971101.

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Brown, Audrey
American University (Washington, D.C.)
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1997
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1 sound recording (audio cassette)
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ACMA.09-016
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interviewed in Washington, D.C., Valerie Wesley (born 1947 CT) spoke about her early life, family, and education as well as the individuals who most influenced her. She explained how she identifies herself. Wesley expressed her thoughts on ethnicity and how ethnic identification affected her life; her thoughts on black community, empowerment, indep...

Interview. Part of Audrey Brown PhD Dissertation Interviews 1997-1998. Dated 19971018. Second date notation on asset: Nov. 1998.

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Brown, Audrey
American University (Washington, D.C.)
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1998
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1 sound recording (audio cassette)
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ACMA.09-016
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interviewed in Washington, D.C., Patricia Davidson [born 1951 Canada] spoke about her early life, family, and education as well as the individuals who most influenced her. She explained how she identifies herself. Davidson expressed her thoughts on ethnicity and how ethnic identification affected her life; her thoughts on black community, empowerme...

Interview. Part of Audrey Brown PhD Dissertation Interviews 1997-1998. Dated 19980330.

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Brown, Audrey
American University (Washington, D.C.)
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1997
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1 sound recording (audio cassette)
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ACMA.09-016
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interviewed in her home in Baltimore, MD., Karen E. Sutton (born 1950 TX) spoke about her early life, family, and education as well as the individuals who most influenced her. She talked about her work as a nurse and the field of health care. Sutton explained how she identifies herself. She expressed her thoughts on ethnicity and how ethnic identif...

Interview. Part of Audrey Brown PhD Dissertation Interviews 1997-1998. Dated 19971211. Second date notation on asset: Nov 1997.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Cultural Conservation Program 1987 Washington, D.C.
Yu, Chan Shek
Chang, Danny
Yeh, Yung-ching, 1942-
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1987 July 5
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CFCH.SFF.1987
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Covers his family background and education; his research, educational, and administrative activities at STRI, c. 1940-1990, including: Family background; secondary and university background; influence of John Eisenberg; interest in mammalian social behavior; Smithsonian Predoctoral Fellowship at STRI in 1965; experiences on BCI in the 1960s; return to STRI with Environmental Sciences Program (ESP) in 1970; significance of dissertation research on the agouti (Dasyprocta punctata); baseline studies of climate and food supply; STRI staff and social and intellectual changes; changes in living conditions on BCI; murder of worker on BCI in mid-1960s; problems of off-island communications; transportation to and from BCI; Smythe family accomodations; choice of tropical research over teaching; children's education; establishment of and research under ESP; impact of Panama Canal Treaties on STRI; role as Conservation Coordinator; role in establishing new parks in Panama; return to research in early 1980s; tracking agoutis and pacas (Cunicula paca) by camera; relationship with students on BCI; changes in intellectual climate on BCI; emphasis on high achievement in American culture; intellectual influences in ecology and evolution; movement of seminars from BCI to Panama City; consequences of increase in researchers on BCI; lack of contacts with scientists in Washington, D.C., area; origins and theory of paca domestication experiment; application to W. Alton Jones Foundation; outcome of experiments; effect of applied research on scientist's role and goals; fate of domesticated pacas; Smythe's assistants; origins of role as Conservation Coordinator; participation in education programs; poaching at Barro Colorado Nature Monument; difficulty of working with University of Panama; and current research on palm, Astrocaryum standleyanum, and seed dispersal.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Record Unit 9594
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Michigan Program 1987 Washington, D.C.
Ahearn, Fred, 1910-1991
Ahearn, Fred, 1910-1991
Foster, Shirley
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1987 June 27
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CFCH.SFF.1987
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Sit-Down Strike: The Birth of the U.A.W / Berdene Simons, Burt Christensen, Fred Ahearn, Nellie Simons. 102 Ethnicity and Craft / Arnold, Jr. Klein, Chou Chang, Jim Baker. 103 Michigan Fiddling / Les Raber, Paul Gifford. Fiddle,Dulcimer.