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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
1990-2008
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-536
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Talk Story magazine, which was published twice a year by the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (CFCH). The magazine was formerly known as Smithsonian Folklife News (1990-1992) and Smithsonian Talk Story (1993-1998) when CFCH was the Center for Folklife Programs and Cultural Studies. Ma...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2010-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-283
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three websites maintained by the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. The Smithsonian Folklife Festival website, crawled on July 18, 2013, provides information about the 2013 Festival and background information about each of the featured programs. It also contains historical information about the Festival and ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2014-2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-151
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a website and a blog maintained by the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. The primary Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage website, crawled on January 21, 2015, includes information about the Center, its research initiatives, and its archival collections. It also includes online exhibitions and electroni...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2010-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 18-257
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival website as it existed on June 19, 2017, and again on June 30, 2017. The Festival celebrated its 50th anniversary from June 29 through July 4 and July 6 through 9, 2017. The website provides information about the 2017 Festival and its programs. It also contains historical information ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2010-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-205
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival website as it existed on June 29, 2018. The Festival was celebrated June 27 through July 1 and July 4 through 8, 2018. The website provides information about the 2018 Festival and its programs. It also contains historical information about the Festival and a blog. The blog, crawled ...

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Creators:
Rinzler, Ralph
Dates:
1890-2011
bulk 1950-1994
Size:
106.32 Cubic feet (87.5 cubic feet of papers, 18.82 cubic feet of audio)
Collection ID:
CFCH.RINZ
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

This collection, with bulk dates from 1950-1994, documents the life of Ralph Rinzler and his professional activities as Director of Field Programs for the Newport Folk Festival, Director of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival (formerly the Festival of American Folklife) and the Office of Folklife Programs (now the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage), and the Smithsonian Institution's Assistant Secretary for Public Service. Includes personal papers, business records, correspondence, notes, photographs, audiotapes and field recordings.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Public Service
Dates:
circa 1980-1994
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-186
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of Ralph Rinzler, Director, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, 1978-1983; Assistant Secretary for Public Service, 1984-1989, and Assistant Secretary Emeritus, 1990-1994. Topics include surveys, special events, audiovisual program development, folklife programs...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2011
Collection ID:
Accession 11-226
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the main website of the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage as it existed between July 7 and 11, 2011. The website includes information about the Center, its research initiatives, and its archival collections as well as online exhibitions and electronic versions of the newsletter, "Talk Story." Online exhibitio...

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Creators:
Thieme, Art, 1941-2015
Dates:
circa 1960s-1990
Size:
459 Slides
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1239
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Art Thieme was a noted folk singer who recorded many traditional ballads and folk songs from midwestern states. This collection is a series of 459 color slides documenting folk musicians and folk music, in both concert settings and informal portraiture, all taken by the donor.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
July 1-4, 1967
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1967
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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