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Creators:
Council of American Overseas Research Centers
Dates:
1992-2010
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-030
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the grant funding of the member research centers of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers. The funds awarded come from the United States Department of State, Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA), the United States Department of Education, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, ...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Department of Education
Dates:
1969-1982
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 555
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the activities of the Department of Education and its staff. The bulk of the records contain information about specific programs of the Department, including the Education Aide Program, the Docent Program and the Volunteer Program. Other records document NPG's current and future exhibitions, educational activities, p...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of Educational Programs
Dates:
circa 1968-1991, with materials dating from 1920
Size:
12.5 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 456
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of files concerning the administration of the office, including monthly calendars and scrapbooks of the docent program, information on exhibitions, the records of the "National Survey of Accessibility in Museums in the United States," and a photograph album of artist Alma Thomas.

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Dates:
1935-1936, 1941, undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials created in conjunction with the Educational Radio Project which produced several educational radio series while providing employment for out-of-work writers and actors. Development of the project began in 1935 in association with the Civilian Conservation Corps and the United States, Works Progress Administ...

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Creators:
Falk, Sawyer, 1898-1961
Dates:
1935-1939
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 160 items (on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.falksawy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with Falk regarding the Federal Theater Project in New York, particularly at the Civic University Theater in Syracuse. Correspondents include Hallie Flanagan, National Director of FTP. Also, programs, clippings, miscellaneous printed material, and a copy of INJUNCTION GRANTED, a play published in 1938.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Department of Arts and Industries
Dates:
circa 1887
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 219
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of descriptive labels prepared for the collection by Edwin H. Hawley, preparator in the Department of Arts and Industries.

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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Department of Education
Dates:
1961-1981
Size:
13 cu. ft. (13 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 443
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include Gallenkamp's files as a staff member, 1965-1966, old exhibition files, miscellaneous subject files, information concerned with secondary education programs, interns, workshops and docents. Some of the docent records include information on the docent program in general, docent reports and docent research papers. Also ...

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Creators:
Clarke, James Mitchell
Dates:
1936-1948
Size:
21 Volumes ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.clarjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Illustrated work books, addressing different subjects or study "units," prepared by Clarke and other persons working for the San Diego City Schools Curriculum Project, WPA, ca. 1936-1948.

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Creators:
Albers, Josef
Dates:
1934-1947
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (41 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.albejose2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilm collection of the Josef Albers letters to J. B. Neumann contains 40 letters, primarily in German, written to J. B. Neumann by Josef Albers. Also included is an article on Albers written by Alexander Dorner.

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Dates:
1993, 1999
Size:
5 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9570
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These interviews of Dyar family members by Marc E. Epstein, Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History, and Pamela M. Henson, Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, covers their family; youth; education in Washington, D.C.; careers; collecting interests; reminiscences of their parents and grandparen...

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