Master, Exhibition, and Project Drawings
This accession consists of master, exhibition, and project drawings created by the Department of Design and Production. The master drawings consist of drawings to which can be added those structures, details, etc. needed to generate specific exhibit or project drawings. These drawings are arranged numerically by gallery or room number …
MS 7312 Photographic reproductions of drawings by Medicine Crow
The drawings were made after Medicine Crow's return home from his 1880 trip to Washington, D. C. Among the drawings are a zebra, camel, elephant, and others animals that he saw at a circus while he was in Washington. There are also birds, fish, a steamship, warships, and trains. In addition …
Robert Ridgway Drawings
This accession consists of bird and nest drawings, including originals and plates that were used for publication purposes.
Smithsonian Building Architectural Drawings
This accession consists of two drawings: (1) cross section of center and east range of the Smithsonian building and (2) plan of west end of main hall of the Smithsonian building.
This accession consists of architectural drawings of the child care centers at the Arts and Industries Building and the National Museum of American History.
Lily Spandorf drawings
This collection consists of 754 pen-and-ink, watercolor, and gouache drawings and paintings by artist Lily Spandorf. They depict scenes from various years of the Festival of American Folklife and its successor, the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.
MS 4653 Book of drawings by anonymous Cheyenne artists
Drawings of scenes of warfare, courting, camps, and geometric figures on pages of a ledger book, now disbound, many with identifying captions in unknown hand. Some of the drawings have been identified as having been created by a different, most likely non-native artist. The following items were received with the …
MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Big Horse, Hubble.
Silver Horn, 1860-1940
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)
Pencil and crayon drawings intermixed with Manuscript notes by Mooney. Oversize drawings identified as Cheyenne, Cheyenne or Arapaho, Kiowa, Dakota and Comanche. Typed list of these, with annotations made by Father Peter J. Powell during visit to National Anthropological Archives is included with master list of drawings in N.A.A. Many …
MS 4885 Anonymous Plains Indian drawing, possibly Blackfoot, of scene of buffalo hunt in lower register, pronghorn antelope, grazing elk, and trees in upper register
The drawing was found in the collection without information regarding origin. Provisionally identified as Blackfoot by comparison to Ms. 3267a, which has a very similar figure of an elk as well as similar numbering on the back..