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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
1967-2016
Size:
1,948 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. This collection documents the planning, production, and execution of the annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival. These Festival records include administrative papers and the audiovisual documentation of annual Festivals (1967-ongoing). Finding aids are available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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Creators:
Graneto, Phillip
Dates:
1885-1937
Size:
1.1 Cubic feet (3 boxes, 1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1486
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of late 19th and early 20th century theatre programs and theatre ephemera from Broadway and Off-Broadway Theatres in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, --.- cm. x --.- cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The photo is from a lithograph depicting - according to the text under the image - a group of 'Persian musicians.' The musical instruments in the image are (from right to left) Kamancha, Daf and two Tunbaks (one in the nad of the man and the other lying on the ground beside him), the three of the most commonly known local - or transnational - musi...

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 12.9: Iran. Photograph of etching: Court musicians." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
undated
1812-1978
Size:
49 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S18
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 18, Dance contains approximately 3,330 pieces of sheet music and other materials documenting the development of and popular attitudes towards dance in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Music, Sports, and Entertainment
Dates:
1958-2005
Size:
19 cu. ft. (19 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-142
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Cynthia Adams Hoover (CAH), Curator Emeritus at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), and document her curatorial activities, professional interests, and publications over the years as Assistant Curator of Musical Instruments, 1961-1963; Associate Curator, 1964-1974; and Curator, 1975-2004. ...

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Dates:
1960s-2000s
Level:
series
Size:
6 Linear feet (Box 27-31, 47-48, OV 81-91)
Collection ID:
AAA.sarccosm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Named art projects and art series date from 1960s-2000s and consist primarily of Cosmos's conceptual art projects, often executed in the form of series that spanned decades. Most incorporated a wide variety of formats, such as photographs, photograph fragments, photocopies, writings, drawings, and sound and video recordings. Documentation is fou...

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Creators:
Drewal, Margaret Thompson
Dates:
1977
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-028
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Henry Drewal while conducting research among the Yoruba of southwestern Nigeria in 1977-1978. At the time Dr. Drewal was on a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for Independent Study and Research.

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Creators:
Drewal, Henry John
Dates:
1978
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-028
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Henry Drewal while conducting research among the Yoruba of southwestern Nigeria in 1977-1978. At the time Dr. Drewal was on a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for Independent Study and Research.

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Creators:
Drewal, Henry John
Dates:
1978
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-028
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Henry Drewal while conducting research among the Yoruba of southwestern Nigeria in 1977-1978. At the time Dr. Drewal was on a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for Independent Study and Research.

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Creators:
Drewal, Margaret Thompson
Dates:
1978
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-028
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Henry Drewal while conducting research among the Yoruba of southwestern Nigeria in 1977-1978. At the time Dr. Drewal was on a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for Independent Study and Research.

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