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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Science Media Group
Dates:
1994-2013
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-067
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Science Media Group (SMG) was founded by Dr. Matthew H. Schneps and Dr. Philip Michael Sadler as an experimental project to explore novel applications of video in the service of science education. In operation at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory and the Harvard College Observatory from 1989 to 2013, this accession consists of...

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Creators:
American Red Cross
Dates:
Feb. 12-22
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/2 size; Multi-color, 76 x 51 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: Portraits of Lincoln, Washington, and Wilson with crossed U.S. and Red Cross flags

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Creators:
War Savings Stamps Committee
War Savings Stamps Committee
War Savings Stamps and Thrift Stamps
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (1/8 size; Multi-color, 38 x 27.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Pollock, Charles C.
Dates:
1875-1994
Size:
3.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pollchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, muralist, and educator Charles Pollock measure 3.1 linear feet and date from 1875 to 1994. Found within the papers are biographical materials; family and personal correspondence; subject files on art and professional topics; writings; printed material; artwork, including political cartoons and figurative sketches; and photographs of Pollock, his family and friends, and his work.

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Creators:
Byrd, Charlene Hodges, 1929-2009
Dates:
circa 1750-2009
bulk 1880-1960
Size:
43 Linear feet (35 document boxes and 39 oversize boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.2010.26
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Charlene Hodges Byrd collection measures 43 linear feet, and dates from circa 1750-2009, with the bulk of the material dating from 1880-1960. The collection documents the personal life and professional career of Charlene Hodges Byrd, an African American teacher from Washington, D.C., along with material for several related families from Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. Family members prominently represented include Sarah A. Shimm, teacher and essayist under the name Faith Lichen; her daughters Erminie F. Shimm and Grace E. Shimm Cummings, both teachers; and Byrd's mother, Joyce Ethel Cummings Hodges, also a teacher. Correspondence and writings chiefly discuss family life, religion, race, education, and the relationship with Frederick Douglass and his family. The collection is arranged in 10 series: Biographical Material, Correspondence, Writings, Subject Files, Financial and Legal Records, Printed Material, Volumes, Memorabilia, Textiles, and Photographs.

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Creators:
Saltman, Molly
Dates:
1966-1967
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.saltmoll
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Molly Saltman "Art and Artists" interviews measure 2.4 linear feet and contain 62 sound recording interviews and lectures with art collectors, teachers, actors, and artists. The interviews were conducted by Molly Saltman from 1966-1967 as part of the "Art and Artists" radio series broadcast on the KPAL radio station in Palm Springs, California. Additional recordings of KPAL content and nonbroadcast content were discovered upon digitization, including a Los Angeles Art Association anniversary event and a Charles White slide lecture.

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Creators:
Zimmerman, Harold K., 1905-1941
Dates:
l930-1954
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on one microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.zimmharo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An etching by Zimmerman; photographs of Zimmerman, his wife, Spanish gypsies used as models, and of artwork by Zimmerman and Hyman Bloom; and newspaper clippings, 1933. Other material includes sympathy letters received by Mrs. Zimmerman after Harold Zimmerman's death in 1941; letters referring to sales of artwork and a possible exhibition of Zimmer...

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Creators:
Rosenthal, Ralph, 1912-2003
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1997 February 10-April 7
Size:
65 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rosent97
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ralph Rosenthal conducted 1997 February 10-April 7, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art, at Rosenthal's home, in Brookline, Mass.

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Creators:
Castano, Josephine Marie Caruso, 1901-
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1991 May 17
Size:
27 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.castan91
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Josephine Marie Caruso Castano regarding her husband, painter and art dealer Giovanni (John) Castano, conducted by Robert Brown for the Archives of American Art.

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