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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Press
Dates:
1847-1984
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-252
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of publications from the Smithsonian Institution Press, including Smithsonian Books. The publications consist of Statement of the Secretary, formerly known as Report of the Secretary (1847-1967), which also can be found in the Smithsonian Annual Reports. Some issues are missing.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Press
Dates:
1862-2004
Size:
58 cu. ft. (58 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-197
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of publications from Smithsonian Institution Press, including Smithsonian Books.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Press
Dates:
1933-1991
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-244
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of publications from Smithsonian Institution Press, including Smithsonian Books.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1971-1996
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-178
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of publications from Smithsonian Institution Press, including Smithsonian Books. Materials include books.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Press
Dates:
1979-2004
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-077
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the administrative records of the Smithsonian Institution Press. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, budget calls, press publication schedules, reports and presentations regarding electronic publishing, fulfillment bids, meeting agendas and notes, publishing policies and guidelines, website materials, monthl...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Scholarly Press.
Dates:
1977-2015
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-289
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of publications from the Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, plus older publications issued by Smithsonian Institution Press. Materials include books and serial publications.

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Creators:
Karp, Ivan
Dates:
circa 1945-2012
bulk 1969-2012
Size:
16.24 Linear feet (43 boxes and 2 sets of rolled maps)
0.21 Gigabytes
19 Sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2013-30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ivan Karp (1943-2011) was a curator of African Ethnology at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) from 1984 to 1993. He was also a professor at Emory University from 1993 to 2011. He conducted fieldwork among the Iteso (Teso) of Kenya and made significant contributions to the areas of African systems of thought, social theory, museum studies, and public scholarship. His collection contains his research on the Iteso of Kenya; his work at Emory University and the Smithsonian Institution; his reviews of manuscripts and books; recommendations that he wrote for his colleagues and students; his published articles and papers presented at conferences; and his project files on various topics including museum studies, African philosophy, public scholarship, agency and personhood, and the history of social anthropology.

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Creators:
New York University
Arthur, James, 1842-1912 ((machine shop owner))
Dates:
1743-1967.
Size:
15 Cubic feet (32 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0130
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These records contain material on the Arthur collection of clocks and watches. Includes publications, inventories, manuscripts, reports, photographs, advertisements, catalogues, newspaper clippings, patents, and business records; correspondence files of NYU curators concerning the administration of the collection; a watch record book of sales of Ez...

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Dates:
1950-1960
Size:
47 prints (visual works) ((1 box), black & white, 11 x 14 cm. or smaller)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The photographs document a variety of art works created by Africans. Objects depicted include boxes, bracelets, figures, gold weights, headrests, heads, masks, pendants, stools, and trumpets. Peoples and kingdoms represented include Anyi, Asante, Bamum, Bangwa, Baule, Benin, Chokwe, Fang (Pahouin), Fon, Ife, Lega, Luba, Mende, Nok, Pende and Yoruba. Princeton University staff assembled the collection to illustrate the publications entitled, African Folktales & Sculpture, ed. by Paul Radin (New York: Pantheon Books, 1952). Photographers represented include Ina Bundy, Eliot Elisofon, Walker Evans and Man Ray.

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Creators:
Forman, Shepard, 1938-
Dates:
1963-1995
Size:
2.5 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2017-15
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection contains materials primarily documenting Forman's research on fishermen in Alagoas, Brazil in 1965. Included are fieldnotes and various datasets such as household surveys and censuses, maps, interviews with fishermen and villagers, and folk music, as well as a draft of Forman's dissertation based on this research. Additionally the c...

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