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Creators:
Meyer, Frank Nicholas
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (55 x 27 inches.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS253208
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

One undated Chinese print, measuring 55 x 27 inches with red character on white paper. Represents an ancient Chinese character made by an emperor.

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Creators:
Meyer, Frank Nicholas
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (55 x 27 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS253209
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

One undated Chinese print, measuring 55 x 27 inches with red character on white paper. Represents an ancient Chinese character made by an emperor.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Volumes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS364394
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consists of two undated volumes of Chinese stories with English translations. Beveled wooden covers with the Chinese character for happiness carved and painted green on the front cover, treated top and tail edges. The volume entitled "The Story of Tea" measures 7.5 x 5 inches and contains 12 color illustrations depicting the process of harvesting, ...

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Creators:
Dredge, Paul
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7365
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Composition of one thousand characters, arranged four to a line, each sentence complete in itself with no connection with the rest of the text. Includes a Korean translation and pronunciation for each ideograph in han'gŭl, together with etymological annotations. Used as a literary primer for teaching children in the classical educational system.

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Dates:
late 19th century
Size:
1 Item (59 cm. x 25.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7322
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A print of this type is used in Chinese homes as a talisman. It shows Pangu, the mythological creator of the universe. In this image, he holds in his hands the sun (with yang symbol in ideograph) and the moon (with yin symbol in ideograph), for he created the universe by transforming yin and yang. An ax on a tree stump is an instrument believed to ...

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Creators:
Meyer, Frank Nicholas
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (67 x 37 inches.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS253207
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

One undated Chinese print, measuring 67 x 37 inches with red characters on white paper, representing a plan for a temple.

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Creators:
Manochio, Dennis
Dates:
ca. 1920s-1940s.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 Boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0533
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Fireworks packaging, labels, wrappers and boxes. Many of the labels contain illustrations and logos with ethnic imagery, often stereotypical, and a variety of other subjects.

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Loew, O. (Oscar), 1844-
Brinton, Daniel G. (Daniel Garrison), 1837-1899
Antonia, Marie
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Dates:
ca. 1890's
Size:
216 Items (ca. 216 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2028
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The material is in the handwriting of A.S. Gatschet, in a composition book. In the same volume are numerous miscellaneous notes, many in German script; brief bibliographic notes, and notes of an apparently personal nature. There are also extracts from the Codex Wangianus, from Charles Lyell, and from others. In addition, there is a Chinese vocabula...

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Creators:
Weber, Marnie
Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter
Dates:
2016 February 10
Size:
6 Items (sound files (3 hrs., 5 min.), digital, wav)
70 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.weber16
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Marnie Weber, conducted 2016 February 10, by by Hunter Drohojowska-Philp, for the Archives of American Art at Weber's studio in Los Angeles, California.

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Creators:
March, Benjamin, 1899-1934
Dates:
1923-1934
Size:
15 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1995.10
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Writer, curator, and professor Benjamin Franklin March Jr. (1899-1934) studied, lectured, and wrote in the United States and in China, and through his works gained respect as one of the foremost authorities on Chinese art during the 1920s and 1930s. His papers, dating from 1923 to 1934, document his professional and personal life in the United States and in China and include lecture notes and outlines; research notes; diaries; scrapbooks; and photographs.

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