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Dates:
1986
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program in a series of Sunday afternoon concerts held in the Palm Court, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Concerts offered the public classic jazz repertory featuring the talents of regional artists. This program featured Dwight Bowers, curator in Division of Performing Arts.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1988-2000
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-216
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audio and video elements that document jazz performances at the Smithsonian Institution. Represented among the records are performances by the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra; performances by Art Farmer, Bob Wilber, Alberta Hunter, Joe Williams, and Red Norvo; and interviews with Jimmy Bruno and other art...

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Dates:
1974-1979
Level:
file
Collection ID:
HSFA.2007.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Includes Spanish and English scripts, a 1974 letter from Prelorán to his daughter Adriana, and program notes for the series "Cine Antropologico" at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1976, written by Emile de Brigard and translated into Spanish by Jorge Prelorán.

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Dates:
1992-04
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Program in African American Culture and the Duke Ellington Collection National Museum of American in partnership with the District of Columbia Public Schools featured the creative talents of the students. Teachers challenged students to create projects encompassing themes in literature, art, dance, social studies, foreign languages, drama and m...

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undated
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Burris continued Koko Taylor, discusses her blues career and provides examples of her blues songs. Stephen Henderson, director of the Arts and Humanities Institute at Howard University. He discusses blues poetry and the poetry of blues aesthetic.

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undated
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

O7T 408.23.3: Master class led by composer Eva Jessye Introductory remarks by Bernice Johnson Reagon Eva Jessye discusses composing spirituals and their significance to the community and the art of music

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 23-July 4, 1999
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1999
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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Darby, S. Newman, 1928-2016 ((inventor))
Darby, Kenneth
Darby, Naomi
Dates:
1944-1998
Size:
2.65 Cubic feet (7 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0625
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents S. Newman Darby's development of the sailboard, which became known as the windsurfer through sketches, mechanical drawings, plans, patent specifications, legal documents, photographs, correspondence, notebooks, clippings, periodicals, and an 8mm film.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1989
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-154
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of laserdiscs from the Smithsonian Laserdisc Collection. The Smithsonian Laserdisc Collection tells the stories behind the Smithsonian Institution's greatest art, history, and science collections, and introduces the curators of its unique possessions and hidden treasures. Titles from the Collection in this accession inc...

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