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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of Curatorial Affairs
Dates:
2011-2015
Size:
2.32 cu. ft. (1 half document box) (3 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-148
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the exhibition and program coordinating activities of the Office of Curatorial Affairs in regard to the planning, development, and production of the exhibition "American Enterprise" and The Taubman Gallery for changing exhibitions at the National Museum of American History. "American Enterprise" c...

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Creators:
Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848
Dates:
1834
Size:
0.4 Linear feet (2 v.)
Collection ID:
AAA.coletnot
Repository:
Archives of American Art

William Dunlap's History of the rise and progress of the arts of design in the United States (George P. Scott and Co., N.Y., 1834). Volume II contains Cole's signature inside the front cover and his handwritten reaction to Dunlap's biography of him (p. 350-367), written in light pencil. Accompanying the texts is a photocopy of transcriptions of Col...

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Creators:
American Historical Society
Dates:
1835-1841
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The American Historical Society was founded in 1835 in Washington, D.C., to "Discover, procure, and preserve, whatever may relate to the natural, civil, literary, and ecclesiastical history of America in general, and the United States in particular." In 1840 the Society became the Department of American History and Antiquities of the National ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Great Americans Award Program website as it existed on January 22, 2018. The Great Americans Award honors those who have provided visionary leadership for the United States. The website includes information about the program as well as the award recipients. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-255
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Raise It Up: Star-Spangled Banner, 1814-2014" website as it existed on June 14, 2014, the 200th anniversary of the writing of the United States national anthem. The website provides links to events as well as to resources about the song and the flag of the same name. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Kennicott, Robert, 1835-1866
Dates:
1863-1865
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These letters of Robert Kennicott (1835-1866) include two excellent letters to Roderick Ross MacFarlane of Winnipeg, in which Kennicott states his views on everything from the status of arctic zoology to the progress of the Civil War.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-107
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the History Film Forum website as it existed on January 24, 2018. The History Film Forum, presented by the Smithsonian Institution and the National Endowment for the Humanities, annually explores history on the screen and the state of film as public history through analysis of narrative film, documentaries, televisio...

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Department of National History
Dates:
1956-1979
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90039
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of memoranda from the Chairman's office of the Department of National and Military History, incoming and outgoing correspondence from Edgar M. Howell, and administrative files from the Department of National and Military History, renamed the Department of National History in 1979. Correspondents include Robert P. M...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian's History Explorer website as it existed on November 7, 2013. The website was developed by the National Museum of American History in partnership with the Verizon Foundation to offer free, innovative online resources for teaching and learning American history. These resources focus on learning hi...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1993-1994
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-213
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videotapes created during the production of a number of joint television ventures between Nihon Hoso Kyokai (NHK), a Japanese television network, and the Smithsonian Institution. Some programs deal with aspects of the Smithsonian and others with American history and culture. Materials include dubs and copies on ...

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