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Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
2012-09-25
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 folder with 2 DVDs)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes two (2) DVDs and a program from the Lemelson Center's presentation Portrait of Invention: The Color Revolution. The Color Revolution, a book by Regina Lee Blaszczyk, traces the relationship of color and commerce from haute couture to automobile showrooms to interior design, describing the often unrecognized role of the color professional in comsumer culture.

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Creators:
Women Artists in Revolution (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1970-1978
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.womearti
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to first and second editions of, DOCUMENTARY HERSTORY OF WOMEN ARTISTS IN REVOLUTION, a compilation of correspondence, publicity, manifestos and other material documenting the history of W.A.R., a women's caucus of the Art Worker's Coalition; an address by Jacqueline Skiles, " The Women Artists Movement." presented August 28, 1972...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for History and Art
Dates:
1962-1982
Size:
44.54 cu. ft. (41 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 12x17 box) (2 16x20 boxes) (2 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 337
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the work of Susan A. Hamilton as Bicentennial Coordinator, acting under the direction of the Assistant Secretary for History and Art. They also cover preliminary planning for Bicentennial programs carried out between 1968 and the creation of the Office in 1971. For a fuller record of such activities, researchers should ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.4 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-047
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring the role of the black soldier in the American Revolution. The exhibit was organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and exhibited there from July 1970 through September 1970.

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Creators:
Godley, A. D.
Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Sheets
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2928
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also photostat copies of New York colonial manuscripts bearing date of 1694. 1 sheet, and poem by A. D. Godley. With James Mooney material.

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Creators:
Castanis, Muriel, 1926-2006
Holmes, Doloris
Women Artists in Revolution (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1971
Size:
13 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.castan71
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Muriel Castanis conducted in 1971, by Doloris Holmes, for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project. Castanis speaks of the problems confronting women artists, the attempts by the group WAR (Women Artists in Revolution) to address these problems, consciousness-raising among women artists, art as a vehi...

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Creators:
Daughters of the American Revolution. Mary Floyd Tallmadge Chapter (Litchfield, Conn.)
Dates:
1905-1909
Size:
90 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.daugof
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records relating to the Chapter's commission of a memorial window for the Litchfield Historical Society. Included are: letters, 1905-1907 between Frederic Crowninshield, the artist who executed the commission, and members of the Window Committee (including Elizabeth C. Barney Buel, Chairman of the Committee and Regent of Chapter), two letters, 1905...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1986
Size:
2.08 cu. ft. (3 document boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-090
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document elements that contributed to the creation of "Engines of Change: The American Industrial Revolution, 1790-1860" the video epilogue to the National Museum of American History's exhibition of the same title. The video was produced during 1986 for the National Museum of American History and was completed in 1987. Materials ...

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Creators:
Japan
Dates:
March 1868
Size:
2 Sheets
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7338
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for History and Art
Dates:
1966-1980, with related records from 1961
Size:
48 cu. ft. (48 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 281
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the tenure of Charles Blitzer as assistant secretary for History and Art from 1973 to 1979. There are also records pertaining to the Office of Education and Training, 1965-1968, which Blitzer had directed. The celebration of the bicentennial of the American Revolution was a major Smithsonian project from 1972 to 197...

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