Query: Hughes, Ellen Roney
Program Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Forum on Material Culture
Dates:
1996-1999
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-168
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records maintained by Ellen Roney Hughes, who served on the steering committee of the Smithsonian Forum on Material Culture. The records document the Tenth Yale-Smithsonian Seminar on Material Culture and the essays on material aspects of sports presented at the event, which took place at the …

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Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Community Life
Dates:
1971-1989
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-163
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the planning for and installation of the exhibition A Nation of Nations, which opened at the National Museum of History and Technology in 1976. Materials include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of Carl H. Scheele and Richard E. Ahlborn, Co-chairmen of the exhibition; and …

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Exhibition Records
Dates:
1974-1980, 1987-1991
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-063
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Carl H. Scheele, Curator, and Ellen Roney Hughes, Museum Specialist, which document the planning for and installation of the exhibitions Ten Years of Sesame Street; Sesame Street, 1969-1989: The First 20 Years; and Nation of Nations at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), and …

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Curatorial Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Cultural History
Dates:
1996-1999, 2001
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-167
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a dissertation written by museum specialist Ellen Roney Hughes, titled "Machines for Better Bodies: A Cultural History of Exercise Machines in America, 1830-1950," which was submitted to the graduate faculty at the University of Maryland in fulfillment of the requirement for a doctorate degree in American Studies …

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Exhibition Records
Dates:
1976-1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-166
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Ellen Roney Hughes, Museum Specialist, which document the planning, development, production activities, and various other matters for the exhibitions Superman: Many Lives, Many Worlds, Jackie Robinson and the Integration of Major League Baseball, Puppets and Things on Strings, Nation of Nations, Sports Feelings …

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Smithsonian Institution 150th Birthday on the Mall Interviews
Dates:
1996
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9595
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

As part of the Smithsonian Institution’s celebration of its Sesquicentennial in 1996, a 150th Birthday Party was held on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., over the course of two days in August. At the Smithsonian Institution Archives tent, staff of the Institutional History Division and volunteers conducted interviews with 39 Smithsonian …

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African-American Exhibits at the Smithsonian Oral History Interviews
Dates:
1999, 2001
Size:
10 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9603
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program …

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Leonard Karr Collection
Creators:
Beaudoin, Rayne
Karr, Leonard, 1913-1995
Dates:
1930-1995
Size:
3 Cubic feet (9 boxes, 5 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0762
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Mostly photographs illustrating Leonard Karr's hunting and fishing activities in the Pacific Northwest; plus letters from Karr, photographs of his inventions, articles and other printed information, drawings and patterns for a kayak that Karr designed, clippings, scrapbooks, and albums. Personal materials relate to his personal life and his employment as a sign painter.

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W. Royal Stokes Collection of Music Photoprints and Interviews
Creators:
Sun Ra
Gaskin, Leonard, 1920-
Taylor, Billy
Stokes, W. Royal, Dr., 1930-
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Dates:
1940s-2005
Size:
10 Cubic feet (39 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0766
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Publicity photographs of musicians and entertainers, mostly jazz musicians, such as Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis, and Dizzy Gillespie, but including many rock and even a few classical performers. The collection also contains tape recorded radio interviews conducted between 1970 and 2003. In addition there are posters relating to musical performances.

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Wilcomb E. Washburn Papers
Creators:
Washburn, Wilcomb E.
Dates:
1951-1993
Size:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document much of the career of Wilcomb E. Washburn (WEW), the greater part of it spent on the staff of the Smithsonian Institution as a curator at the National Museum of American History and as director of the Office of American Studies. The papers include correspondence, draft and …

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