150th Anniversary Website Records
This accession consists of the Smithsonian Institution 150th Anniversary website. This website was published in coordination with other events held by the Smithsonian to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the institution. At the time of transfer, the website is clearly in disrepair. In addition to the public website, the files include test …
Photographs of Alphaeus P. Cole
25 photographs taken by Jack Kaminsky of Cole at his 105th birthday party held at the Salmagundi Club, July 12, 1981. Also included are a clipping and 2 letters regarding the event.
This accession consists of audiovisual materials produced and collected by Smithsonian Productions and its predecessor, the Office of Telecommunications. Productions in this accession include "Smithsonian at the Capitol" and "House of Wonders." Records also document Smithsonian Institution events (such as the Smithsonian's 150th Birthday party), lectures, news specials, promotions and public …
MS 7362 Invitation sent to Pierre Louis Jouy from Japanese Consul General, Maeda Kenkichi, November 1, 1884, announcing Emperor Meiji's birthday celebration
Jouy, Pierre Louis
Frank Sommer letter to unidentified recipients
Handwritten 2-page letter invites the recipients to a birthday party that Sommer is holding "for Th. Jefferson, Esq., late President of the United States." Signed F. Sommer.
Elks Lodge 684 Photographs
Collection consists of photographs featuring events for the Elks Lodge #684 from Frederick, Maryland. The majority of the photographs are from 1947-1961.
Beatrice Wood letters to Elizabeth Stein
Thirty-five letters from Wood to Stein, six of them handwritten and two illustrated with a cat; two photographs; one reproduction of a drawing by Wood; an invitation to Wood's 105th birthday party; an announcement to Wood's memorial service; and one newspaper article.
Printed material on Romare Bearden, Alice Neel, and Howard Newman
Primarily printed matter, compiled by Florio concerning artists Romare Bearden, Alice Neel, and Howard Newman. Bearden material includes exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1975-1986, and an unsigned orginal silkscreen print attributed to Bearden. Neel material includes articles and reviews, 1980-1990, exhibition announcements, 1984-1985, exhibition catalogs, 1975-1985; and a letter from Mayor Koch to Dennis Florio …
This accession consists of photographs and slides from the Office of Public Affairs on assorted subjects. Subjects include S. Dillon Ripley, Smithsonian Institution Administrators, Lady Bird Johnson's birthday party, Uncle Beazley, and assorted pictures of Secretaries including Alexander Wetmore, Leonard Carmichael, and Charles Greeley Abbot.
Manuel Quiles Films
Quiles, Manuel, 1908-1989
Home movies documenting various events in a small, close-knit, South Bronx, New York community of Puerto Ricans who came to the mainland U.S. in the 1920s and 1930s. The films depict birthdays, weddings and Christmas celebrations.