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Creators:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
circa 1930
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 7" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Job Number: 22690

Ink on negative: "Mrs. E.P. Shaw", "6 B W 5 x 7". EASTMAN-SAFETY-KODAK 6? edge imprint. Ident. as Esther Popel Shaw with her daughter Patricia Shaw Iverson.

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Creators:
Karp, Ivan
Dates:
circa 1945-2012
bulk 1969-2012
Size:
16.24 Linear feet (43 boxes and 2 sets of rolled maps)
0.21 Gigabytes
19 Sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2013-30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ivan Karp (1943-2011) was a curator of African Ethnology at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) from 1984 to 1993. He was also a professor at Emory University from 1993 to 2011. He conducted fieldwork among the Iteso (Teso) of Kenya and made significant contributions to the areas of African systems of thought, social theory, museum studies, and public scholarship. His collection contains his research on the Iteso of Kenya; his work at Emory University and the Smithsonian Institution; his reviews of manuscripts and books; recommendations that he wrote for his colleagues and students; his published articles and papers presented at conferences; and his project files on various topics including museum studies, African philosophy, public scholarship, agency and personhood, and the history of social anthropology.

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Dates:
1962-1976
Level:
series
Size:
1 Linear foot (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.seckdoro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Series contains 17 interviews with artists by Dorothy Seckler, and one interview conducted by John Jones, on 16 sound cassettes and 18 sound tape reels. Seckler seems to have conducted most of the interviews for specific writing projects, although the reason for interviews is not known in every case. Several interviews are with two subjects intervi...

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Creators:
Antonakos, Stephen, 1926-2013
Dates:
1932-2014
bulk 1960-2014
Size:
24.2 Linear feet
1.73 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.antostep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of American sculptor Stephen Antonakos measure 24.2 linear feet and 1.73 GB and date from 1932-2014, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960-2014. The collection documents Antonakos's pioneering work in neon, through biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, project files, exhibition files, printed and digital material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Lee-Smith, Hughie
Dates:
circa 1890-2007
bulk 1931-1999
Size:
33.7 Linear feet
0.381 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.leeshugh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and educator Hughie Lee-Smith measure 33.7 linear feet and 0.381 GB and date from circa 1890 to 2007, with the bulk of the material dating from 1931 to 1999. The collection documents Lee-Smith's career through biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, writings by Lee-Smith and others, personal business records, exhibition files, organization records, printed material, scrapbooks, photographs, a small amount of artwork, numerous interviews, and recordings for a documentary film on Lee-Smith. Also found are the papers of artist Rex Goreleigh, a friend of Lee-Smith.

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Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
April 9, 1939
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Clark, Edward, 1926-2019
Dates:
1923-2017
Size:
8.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.clarked
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American abstract expressionist painter Ed Clark measure 8.9 linear feet and date from 1923 to 2017. The collection documents Clark's work as a professional artist through biographical material; correspondence with family, galleries, and friends, most notably Cinque Gallery, Herbert Gentry, Bill Hutson, and Ted Joans; writings, including documentation for the book Edward Clark: For the Sake of the Search; personal business records, including consignment and sales records; and material related to professional activities, including files on significant exhibitions and projects, gallery files, and teaching records. Also in the collection are exhibition announcements, catalogs, news clippings, and other printed material documenting Clark's work; photographic material depicting Ed Clark, his artwork, and other individuals; and a small amount of original artwork by Clark and others.

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Creators:
Richardson, Deborra
Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-
Dates:
circa 1822-1994
Size:
6.55 Cubic feet (17 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0653
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the customs and culture of black gospel song and its performance in 19th- and 20th-century America. Dr. Reagon collected photographs, sheet music, and other primary and secondary sources chronicling the development and legacy of this medium, from the Civil War to the Civil Rights movement, from blues to Gospel to classical to jazz. Among the subjects included in this collection are trailblazers such as Charles Tindley, Thomas A. Dorsey, Rosetta Tharpe, Duke Ellington, and Nathaniel Dett. Noted performers are the Fisk Jubilee Singers, the Harmonizing Four, the Hampton University Choir, and the Chick Webb Orchestra.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
[ca. 1928-1938.]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Full-length portrait of R. B. Thomas, wearing a cassock. Ink on negative: "22504 - Mrs. R. B. Thomas 1- 11x14 2- 8x10". "EASTMAN--SAFETY--KODAK 83" edge imprint. Negative in good condition. with some retouches and scratches. Date in Corcoran exhibition catalog, item 102, is 1938.

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Dates:
1880s-1950s
Level:
series
Size:
12.92 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This series consists of several groups of photographs of artifacts, exhibits, and ethnological images collected by the Department of Anthropology, United States National Museum/National Museum of Natural History. There are no records concerning their provenance, or documenting their accumulation. They were transferred to the National Anthropologica...

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