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Dates:
circa 1880s
Size:
2 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2E
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs, possibly made by Cyrus Thomas or John P. Rogan, depicting Native American mounds at Etowah, Georgia.

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Creators:
Cammerer, Arno B.
Pinkley, Frank
King, Dale S. (Dale Stuart), 1908-1980
Dates:
1938
Size:
11 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7392
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Pinkley's letter is a complaint about the appointment of Arthur Randolph Kelly as Assistant Chief of the Historic Sites Branch of the Park Service. Included is a typescript by Dale King concerning Kelly's deportment during a field trip. Also included is Cammerer's reply to an earlier letter from Pinkley.

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Creators:
Council for Northeast Historical Archaeology
Dates:
circa 1970 - circa 1986
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1989-03
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Dates:
circa 1898-1978
Size:
239 Postcards (black and white, color)
Collection ID:
AAG.PTC
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Historic Gardens Postcard Collection includes nearly 250 postcards of historic views of various public gardens, parks, monuments, and buildings throughout the United States and some foreign countries including Canada, France and Cuba. Some private gardens and estates and several sites in Washington, D.C. are also represented. Roughly half of the postcards were mailed; the remaining postcards were not written on or posted. Areas represented include Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia. About a dozen cards feature various views of Smithsonian Institution museums along the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

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Dates:
circa 1869-1925
Size:
1.75 Cubic feet
807 Stereographs (black and white, color ;, 3 1/2 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
AAG.STR
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Historic Gardens Stereograph Collection includes 807 stereographs that depict various public gardens, parks, and tourist attractions throughout the United States, with an emphasis on features related to horticulture and landscape design, including plants, garden furniture, and topiaries. Most, but not all views, show exterior features. A number of stereographs indicate the photography studio on the recto or verso, as well as a series or image number. Many include a brief caption; some include a lengthy description on the verso. Few are dated.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1983 and undated
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials produced by the Office of Telecommunications. The production in this accession is "Telling Lives: That Damn Cowboy." It is the pilot program for a series on the art of biography, shot on location at Theodore Roosevelt's home, Sagamore Hill, and hosted by National Portrait Gallery Historian, ...

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Creators:
Favretti, Rudy J.
Dates:
circa 1950-2010
Size:
31.5 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
AAG.FAV
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The collection contains the project design records of Rudy J. Favretti. , a landscape architect and professor noted for his extensive work in historical restoration of gardens, parks, and landscapes. He donated his collection of garden design files, plans, and images to the Smithsonian's Archives of American Gardens in March 2011.

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Creators:
Miller, Amy Bess Williams, 1912-2003
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1985 July 10
Size:
2 Items (sound files (1 hr., 11 min.), digital, wav file)
22 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.miller85
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Amy Bess Miller conducted 1985 July 10, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Society for Historical Archaeology
Armour, David A.
Campbell, J.D.
Cotter, John Lambert
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Dates:
1953-2007
Size:
70 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1974-30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the records of the Society for Historical Archaeology and documents the activities of its officers and board of directors. Also included are copies of the SHA's publications.

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Creators:
Museum Education Roundtable
Dates:
1971, 1977-1985
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-068
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession contains the original articles of incorporation, minutes, financial summaries, promotional material, program material, and election and nominating procedures for the Museum Education Roundtable. Also included are records consisting of program meeting notes; responses to a telephone survey for long-range planning; and corresponde...

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