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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1994-1995
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-120
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the files of the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) Deputy Director for fiscal year 1995. Charles Robertson has held the post since 1986. The records consist of subject files documenting the various administrative entities of the NMAA, and to a lesser extent, central Smithsonian management.

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National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
1973
Size:
0.43 cu. ft. (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-281
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Flora North America Project, a project to create a computerized data bank of information about vascular plants of North American north of Mexico. These records were maintained by Stanwyn G. Shetler, Program Secretary, 1967-1971, and Program Director, 1972. Materials include a revised chec...

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Creators:
Garcés, Francisco Tomás Hermenegildo, 1738-1781
Dates:
undated
Size:
212 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1680
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1989-1995
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-119
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records were created by the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) Deputy Director. Charles Robertson held the post from 1986 to 2001. The records include subject files documenting the various administrative entities of NMAA, and central Smithsonian management, for fiscal year 1994. In addition, the records include NMAA budget files ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Advancement
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-079
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Institution's central website for giving as it existed on October 17, 2014, shortly after it was redesigned. The website includes information related to donating to the Smithsonian, including planned, corporate, and foundation giving as well as memberships. It also includes a quiz that allows vis...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 24-July 5, 2009
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2009
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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Creators:
Bartlett, John Russell, 1805-1886
Husband, Bruce
Encinas, Fr
Whipple, Amiel Weeks, 1817?-1863
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Dates:
undated
Size:
183 Items (numbered pages )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1627
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

On page 129-134, there is a Comanche vocabulary alongside with Spanish and Luiseno. Follows items called for in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary. Some Comanche terms lacking.

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Creators:
Beach, Chester, 1881-1956
Dates:
1846-1999
bulk 1895-1999
Size:
7.32 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.beacches
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Chester Beach papers measure 7.32 linear feet and date from 1846 to 1999, with the bulk ot the material dating from circa 1900 to 1999. The work and professional activities of Beaux Arts sculptor Chester Beach (1881-1956) and his family's efforts to exhibit and sell work from the estate are documented by project files, business records, correspondence, scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs. The papers also include many artist-designed Christmas cards sent and received by the Beach family, and artwork by Chester Beach and others.

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Creators:
Freeman, Linda, 1941-
Dates:
1971-2015
bulk 1990-2011
Size:
32.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.freelind
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of multimedia artist and filmmaker Linda Freeman measure 32.9 linear feet and date from 1971-2015, with the bulk of the material dating from 1990-2011. The collection primarily consists of the production archives of Freeman's video documentary production company L and S Video, producer of 27 short subject documentaries on contemporary American art and artists. Subjects include Emma Amos, Benny Andrews, Romare Bearden, Charles Burchfield, Elizabeth Catlett, Chuck Close, Robert Colescott, Jimmy and Max Ernst, Red Grooms, Jacob Lawrence, Richard Mayhew, Howardena Pindell, Horace Pippin, Faith Ringgold, and Betye and Alison Saar. Additional documentaries on subjects other than single artists include works on Luba artists of Central Africa, the creative process (on Freeman and five other artists featured in other documentaries in the collection), mixed media artists (on Alvin Loving, Flo Oy Wong, and Alison Saar), self-taught artists (on William Hawkins, Bill Traylor, and Grandma Moses), and a six-part series on art subjects for children called I Can Fly.

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Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992
Scantling, Frederick H.
Arizona State Museum
University of Arizona. Department of Anthropology
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Dates:
November 15, 1938-April 15, 1939
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3972
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: (a)-A preliminary report covering archaeological investigations on the Papago Indian Reservation, Arizona. Text, 10 pages; 10 photographs 3-1/4 x 4 in. - 1938-1939 (Guano Cave and Jackrabbit Ruin) (b)- A Preliminary Report covering period from February 3 to May 29, 1941. 10 pages 28 centimeters. (c)- A Report on excavations at Arizona P:1...

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