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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. White House Program 1992 Washington, D.C.
Keydel, Stefan (recorder)
Irby, Laurus (recorder)
Fields, Alonzo
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Dates:
1992 July 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1992
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Early Background and Training / Alonzo Fields, Preston Bruce. 102 Serving First Families of the Nation: What Makes the White House Different / Eugene Allen, Henry Haller, Howard Arrington. 103 Relationships with White House Guests / Alonzo Fields, Lillian Rogers Parks.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Family Farm Program 1991 Washington, D.C.
Lepley, John (recorder)
Nagle, Carl (recorder)
Simanek, Arthur, 1918-2005
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Dates:
1991 July 4
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1991
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Roebling, Charles Gustavus, 1849-1918
Roebling, Ferdinand W. (Ferdinand William), 1842-1917
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering
John A. Roebling's Sons Company
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Dates:
1836-1975
bulk 1930-1950
Size:
18.5 Cubic feet (62 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0981
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the work of the John A. Roebling's Sons Company, builders of bridges. The materials consist primarily of photograph albums documenting some of the bridges, tramways, ski lifts and chair lifts that Roebling's Sons Company was involved with. The documentation also includes specifications, patents, and reference materials about the engineering process of building bridges and bridges in general.

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Dates:
1780-1976, undated
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1317
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Include the personal papers of the Hall, White, and Montague families. Most notable is a bound copy of the family history, based on a genealogy, written in 1898 by Joseph Underwood Hall Sr. Joseph Underwood Hall Jr. provided additional content including photographs in 1942. Many of the documents and photographs included in this publication can als...

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Dates:
1977 March 31
Level:
file
Size:
1 Sound cassette
Collection ID:
AAA.volkwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Volkersz interviews Ligon while visiting his home in Toccoa, Georgia. There is some discussion of materials, Ligon's history, and genealogies of the Ligon family, but most of the interview consists of casual conversation accompanying examination of Ligon's works, which Volkersz photographs.

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Dates:
circa 1825-1966
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 1-2; 4 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.frazejoh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical materials include miscellaneous documents relating to Frazee and family history and genealogy. There are written narratives of the Frazee family history, family trees, correspondence between Frazee's descendents and the Boston Athenaeum, his daughter Athenia's bible, and a sketch of Frazee's funerary monument.

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Dates:
1906-1974
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.isaaregi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Includes biographical material, genealogy material, and notes and writings by and about Gropius.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Kuba Nyim (king) Kot a Mbweeky in contemporary dress. The date on the slide is MAY 70.

The full name of the Kuba Nyim depicted on the photograph is Kwεt áMbwε'ky René (III): aka Køt áMbwε'ky. Most full names consist of three successive personal names: the king's own name, the name of his mother and the name of his mother's mother connected by particles meaning "of." Only this ruler has a Christian name. The aka names are often used. ...

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Dates:
1811-1938
Level:
series
Size:
(Boxes 1, 10; 1.0 linear foot)
Collection ID:
AAA.veddelih
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of miscellaneous personal and family papers, including notes on the genealogy of the Vedder family, legal and financial papers, notes on the sale and disposition of Vedder's artwork, miscellany, and a significant amount of empty envelopes and enclosures that once housed some of Vedder's papers and that are annotated with notes ...

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Dates:
circa 1952-1990
Level:
series
Size:
1.8 Linear feet (Boxes 13-14, 25)
Collection ID:
AAA.browmilt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains Milton Brown's Prendergast Catalogue Raisonne Project files. Brown was appointed senior fellow for the project at Williams College from 1983 to 1987. Found here are project documents such as correspondence, draft essays by Brown and others, notes, outlines, bibliographies, budgets, and reports. Also found are research files on ...