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Creators:
National Museum of African Art
Dates:
2010-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-305
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two blogs maintained by the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA), both crawled on May 7, 2013. "NMAfA and Ideal Academy Mural Partnership" documents progress on a 70-foot mural within Ideal Academy Public Charter School in Washington, District of Columbia. The NMAfA Education Department facilitated the mural proje...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art
Dates:
2009-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-306
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two blogs maintained by the National Museum of African Art. "Earth Matters," crawled May 7, 2013, accompanies the exhibition, "Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa," and provides readers with a look behind-the-scenes of the exhibition. The exhibition runs from April 22, 2013 through Jan...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-180
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the National Museum of African Art website as it existed on January 20, 2013. The website includes visitor information, collections information, online exhibitions, educational activities, and related information. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
March 30, 1878
Size:
4 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1035
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes and corrections to Contributions to North American Ethnology, Volume 1, 1877 (Part I, W. H. Dall, "Tribes of the Extreme Northwest;" Part II, George Gibbs, "Tribes of Western Washington and Northwestern Oregon.")

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Creators:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Dates:
1991-1993, 2002-2003
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-172
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) was established on December 16, 2003, when President George W. Bush signed the National Museum of African American History and Culture Act (PL 108-184) into law, establishing the museum as part of the Smithsonian Institution. The new museum will be devoted exclusively to...

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Creators:
Moore, Clayton, 1914-1999
Moore, Dawn A.
Dates:
1980-1999.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0727
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Archival materials documenting Moore's career as television's "Lone Ranger": biographical information; photographs, including appearances made by Moore, publicity photographs, and film stills; letters, financial and legal papers relating to Moore's work in endorsements after his retirement from television; and assorted papers, such as court documen...

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Creators:
Maynard, Thomas
Clark, Julie
Dates:
undated
1710-1865
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0786
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of a variety of legal documents that relate to slavery and African-Americans.

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Creators:
Diamond, Freda, 1905-
Dates:
1945-1998
Size:
3 Cubic feet (3 boxes, 4 folders )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0616
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Archival materials relating to Diamond's career as an industrial designer, including various client files (especially Libbey Glass) containing photographs, designs, sketches, and other papers; articles by and about Diamond; magazines; awards; and a scrapbook.

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Creators:
Richardson, Deborra
Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-
Dates:
circa 1822-1994
Size:
6.55 Cubic feet (17 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0653
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the customs and culture of black gospel song and its performance in 19th- and 20th-century America. Dr. Reagon collected photographs, sheet music, and other primary and secondary sources chronicling the development and legacy of this medium, from the Civil War to the Civil Rights movement, from blues to Gospel to classical to jazz. Among the subjects included in this collection are trailblazers such as Charles Tindley, Thomas A. Dorsey, Rosetta Tharpe, Duke Ellington, and Nathaniel Dett. Noted performers are the Fisk Jubilee Singers, the Harmonizing Four, the Hampton University Choir, and the Chick Webb Orchestra.

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Creators:
Mead, Virginia Lee
Dates:
circa 1915-1970
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0555
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scrapbook, photograph album, published family book, photographic prints, and news clippings related to Virginia Mead's family.

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