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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1973
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (cartridge, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Narrator provides an overview of abolitionist Frederick Douglass' life, work, and spirit from his birth as a slave in Talbot County, Maryland to his death in Washington, D.C. Douglass' experiences with racial prejudice and segregation as well as his involvement in the Underground Railroad and civil rights movements, including women's rights, are ex...

Narration. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. AV002692-1 and AV002692-2: same content. AV002692-1: sound beeps throughout recording. Dated 19731201.

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Creators:
Stedman, Willard, 1838-1936
Warren, Edward Mr.
Fifield, Clifford Mr.
Fifield, Clifford Mrs
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets, site plans, and other information.

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Creators:
The Palmetto Garden Club of South Carolina
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

31 digital images (2011, 2018), 1 lantern slide, and 1 35mm slide and 3 file folders. Other documents about the property and garden design plans are included in folder 3.

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Creators:
Olmsted, Albert H.
Greeley, Howard
Bennett, Thomas
Newlin, Lilian
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets, oversize photocopies of original plans, images, and articles.

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Creators:
Thorne, Helen Mrs
Thorne, Oakleigh
Smith, George Washington
Bourn, Maud
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes articles, correspondence and worksheet done by GCA researcher.

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Dates:
1865–1872
Size:
90 Reels
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M1903
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

This collection is comprised of digital surrogates previously available on the 90 rolls of microfilm described in the NARA publication M1903. These digital surrogates reproduced the records of the Georgia staff offices and subordinate field offices of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872. These records consist of bound volumes and unbound records, containing materials that include letters and endorsements sent and received, monthly reports, registers of patients, orders and circulars issued and received, and other records relating to freedmen's complaints and contracts.

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Creators:
Carver, Benjamin
Carver, Benjamin, Mrs.
Prettyman, William Mr. Mrs.
Leiter, Joseph
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes a worksheet, narrative description of the garden, and a garden plan.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
1937-1990
Size:
38 cu. ft. (38 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 426
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The first NPG director, Charles Nagel, was appointed in 1964. Most of the records document the director's efforts to initiate programs to fulfil the second mission of the Gallery: to provide a research center for American biography, iconography, and history. To achieve this objective, Charles Nagel established the Catalogue of American Po...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Science, Medicine, and Society
Dates:
1985-1992
bulk 1987-1989
Size:
4 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0538
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection was assembled by Museum curators and documents the efforts of persons in eight states to have the Superconducting Super Collider (SSC), a particle accelerator, built in their state. Also documents efforts in each state to oppose locating the SSC in their state. The collection contains correspondence, press kits, posters, signs, bumper stickers, leaflets, handbills, clippings, photographs, and a videotape.

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Creators:
Farber, Joan C., Dr.
Farber, Joseph C., 1903-1994
Dates:
circa 1930-1990
Size:
15 Cubic feet (90 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0520
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Farber collection documents images of celebrated American buildings by photographer Joseph C. Farber.

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