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Dates:
1884-1917, undated
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1466
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of printed materials and ephemera relating to "Wild West" shows.

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Creators:
Howell, Juanita
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life
Howell, Chet
Dates:
1934-1958
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0255
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Mostly newspaper publicity and rodeo programs. 67 full- and half-page sheets from mostly small-town papers, with predominantly local news. The programs for performances at fairs sometimes include agricultural information, what was being judged, and the cash prize amounts. Most of the programs contain advertisements for small-town services and produ...

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Creators:
Stern, Michael, 1946-
Stern, Jane
Dates:
1890-2008
Size:
17 Cubic feet (41 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1392
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents Jane and Michael Stern's travels across the United States collecting data for their books on American material culture subjects, with particular emphasis on food and dining.

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Creators:
Hawthorne, Howard J.
Dates:
circa 1940-1953
Size:
2 Film reels (color silent; 300 feet, 8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1999.04
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage taken Howard J. Hawthorne, a Navajo, of various North American southwest and Mexican scenes including Gallup Ceremonials (1941, 1942, 1952, 1953); Navajo Fair and rodeo (1952); sheep herding, skinning and slaughtering (1941); Canyon de Chelly (1946); Lee Ferry Country and Grand Canyon (1950); bodies of two dead indians possibly in Mexico (1...

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Creators:
Dew, Bryan, 1940-2006
Dates:
1908-1987
Size:
125 Film reels (black-and-white color silent sound; 38,368 feet, 16mm, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1999.12
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of films of the American West created and collected by Bryan Dew. Collection also contains production logs, lab receipts and other materials related to A Ten Dollar Horse and a Forty Dollar Saddle. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time ...

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Creators:
Farber, Joseph C., 1903-
Dates:
circa 1970-1975
Size:
6,000 Contact prints (circa 6000 contact prints (proof sheets))
6,000 Acetate negatives (circa)
8 Color transparencies
1,000 Items (circa 1000 enlarged prints: silver gelatin (some mounted for exhibition))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.78-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made as part of Joseph C. Farber's project to document modern NAtive American everyday life. Represented tribes include the Acoma, Apache, Blackfoot, Chehalis, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Chippewa, Cocopa, Dakota, Eskimo, Haida, Kiowa, Kutenai, Lummi, Mohave, Mohawk, Navaho, Northern Athabascan, Onandaga, Pima, Pueblo, Quinalt, Seminole, Taos,...

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Creators:
Rhoades, George
Dates:
circa 1940-1959
Size:
42 Film reels (color silent; 5400 feet, 8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2000.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage taken by George Rhoades of his and his wife, Betty's travels in the United States. George Rhoades was an attorney for the Interior Department. Footage includes the following locations: Arizona, California, Nevada, Glacier Park, Grand Canyon, Hawaii, Yellowstone, Yosemite, Tournament of Roses and Rose Bowl, Utah, Brighton Alta, Sun Valley...

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Creators:
DC Cowboys Dance Company
Dates:
undated
1994-2012
Size:
7.5 Cubic feet (22 boxes, 3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1312
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records of the DC Cowboys Dance Company, an all-male, gay, non-profit dance company based in Washington, DC. that was active from 1994-2012. They peformed nationally and internationally live and on television, "celebrating diversity through dance."

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1989-1998
Size:
936 Photographs (1 Binder, 35mm slides, negatives, and photographic prints.)
0.5 Linear feet
10 Video recordings (VHS, 1/2" )
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.01-007.13
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection consists of the records of Anacostia Community Museum's Juneteenth program held by the museum from 1989-1999. The material consists primarily of event programs, photographs, and audiovisual recordings of the various celebrations held on the grounds of the museum. video and audio recordings of the program events.

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Creators:
Wrather, William Embry, 1883-1963
Dates:
circa 1926-1941
Size:
3 Film reels (47 minutes, black-and-white color silent; 1261 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.14
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

William Wrather's amateur footage of the "Indian Fair" at Gallup, New Mexico and other footage of New Mexio and Arizona from the 20s through the early 1940s. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents ma...

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