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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1985
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1 inch)
3 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Harlem Renaissance Exhibit Tape provides a brief overview of the exhibition, The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties, which presents the evolution and achievements of black creative expression beginning in Harlem and spreading across the United States during th 1920s. Literary, visual, performance, and cinematic achievements are highlighted. In...

Short exhibition film. Part of The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties Audiovisual Records. AV003431: outtakes. AV003439: narration. AV003430: narration outtakes. AV003325 and AV003431: undated. AV003439 and AV003430: dated 19861110.

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Creators:
Metropolitan District Commission
City of Cambridge
Koch, Carl
Design Partnership of Cambridge
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

1 folder and 25 digital images. The folder includes worksheets, photocopies of reference prints and other images.

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Creators:
Freeze, Gerald
Cozy Inn (Thurmont, Md.)
Dates:
1885-2015, undated
Size:
2.75 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1345
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the history of the Cozy Inn and Restaurant in Thurmont, Maryland.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Provost
Dates:
1975-1996
Size:
23 cu. ft. (23 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-069
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created by Jane R. Glaser during her tenure as Director of the Office of Museum Programs (OMP), 1976-1989, and as Special Assistant in the offices of the Assistant Secretary for the Arts and Humanities, 1989-1994, the Assistant Provost for the Arts and Humanities, 1994-1996, and the Provost, 1996. Glaser ...

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Creators:
Dickinson, Eleanor, 1931-
Dates:
1947-2014
Size:
29.8 Linear feet
0.002 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.dickelea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, graphic and video artist, and educator Eleanor Dickinson measure 29.8 linear feet and 0.002 gigabytes, and date from 1947 to 2014. The collection comprises biographical materials; professional and personal correspondence; video and sound recordings of interviews for Dickinson's television program Art of the Matter; exhibition files; teaching files for the California College of Arts and Crafts and other professional and project files; research and subject files; membership records, including born-digital material, and sound and video recordings, for various organizations; personal financial and legal records; printed materials featuring Dickinson and her artwork; and photographic materials of Dickinson in her studio and with friends, colleagues, and family, as well as exhibitions and other art events, and works of art.

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Palmer, Amos Captain
Palmer, George E. Dr.
Palmer, Lillian MacNeill
Palmer family
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes a worksheet with additional information about the history of the property and its owners, garden plans, and a photocopied illustration from an article about the garden.

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Watson, Virginia
Watson, James B. (James Bennett), 1918-2009
Dates:
1904-1998
bulk 1933-1987
Size:
52.5 Linear feet (123 boxes)
47 sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2003-15
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of cultural anthropologist James B. Watson, and documents his fieldwork in Papua New Guinea, Brazil, and Del Norte, Co., as well as his teaching career at the University of Washington. Included are field notes, lecture notes, correspondence, maps, photographs, books, articles, journals, grant proposals, surveys, data punch cards, conference materials, and sound recordings.

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Creators:
Senior, Oliver Wolcott
Wolcott, Frederick
Wolcott, Huntington
Migeon, Henry
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets, historical information about the property, a reference print and an article.

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Creators:
Hite, Isaac, Jr
Favretti, Rudy J.
Hunnewell, F. W. (Francis Welles)
Brumback family
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.HOL
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets and photocopies of articles about the property.

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Creators:
Smith, Myron Bement, 1897-1970
Dates:
bulk October 24, 1953
1953
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Notes (15 leaves), 21.7 cm. x 28 cm)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The Islamic Archives, known formally as The Archive for Islamic Culture and Art, was an outgrowth of Myron Bement Smith's (MBS) belief that photography is an important research tool for the study of architecture. He relied on photography for his research in Italy in the 1920s and again in Iran in the 1930s. He called his personal collection of phot...

According to the official minute, the committee for Islamic Culture reported the following gift, "2, 5" x 7" photoprints and 64, 7" x 9" photoprints, purchased by him in 1928 from Sevruguin, Tehran, of scenes from Persian life, from Mr. Joseph Upton, Department of State, Washington, D.C."