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Creators:
Burgess, Dana Tai Soon
Dates:
1904 - 2018
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1397
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the life of Dana Tai Soon Burgess, and that of his Korean American family, dating back to 1904. Included are photographs of his family before and after they immigrated to the United States; some photographs taken during a time when they lived and worked at Kunia Camp, Hawaii; and of Burgess throughout his life. Also include...

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Creators:
Jackson, William Franklin, 1850-1936
Dates:
[undated]
Size:
3 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.jackwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A biographical account and 2 group photographs of a summer painting camp in the Sierras. Members of the group include Jackson, his wife, Ida Nichols Jackson, their daughter, Amy Jackson Baxter, and their niece, Pearl Jackson Brown.

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Creators:
Lockspeiser, Eleanore, 1900-1986
Dates:
1918-1983
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((ca. 300 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.lockelea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A 7 page autobiography; letters, undated and 1935-1981, mostly from Lockspeiser's daughter, Mary Frank, and grandchildren; Lockspeiser's passport; photographs, ca. 1918-1982, of Lockspeiser, her work and her family; slides; writings, undated and 1941-1952, some by Frank; two of Lockspeiser's sketchbooks, 1942 and 1953, in ink and in pencil, of the ...

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Creators:
Wright, John Womack, 1876-1953
Weissheimer, J. Warren
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
1917
Size:
24 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2494
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes 1 letter from Captain Weissheimer to Dr Fewkes, sketch of camp and vicinity, and 50 small photos.

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Creators:
Hanamura, Robert
Miro, Marsha
Dates:
circa 1977
Size:
2 Sound tape reels (Sound recording, 5 in.)
29 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hanamu77
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Hanamura conducted circa 1977, by Marsha Miro, for the Archives of American Art.

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Dates:
ca. 1880s
Size:
77 Drawings (104 ledger pages, graphite, crayon, and colored pencil, 19 x 32 cm.-21 x 13 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4653
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Drawings of scenes of warfare, courting, camps, and geometric figures on pages of a ledger book, now disbound, many with identifying captions in unknown hand. Some of the drawings have been identified as having been created by a different, most likely non-native artist. The following items were received with the ledger book and are now included in ...

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Creators:
Coon, Nelson
Dates:
1917-1918
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0275
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook chronicles the experiences of Nelson Coon and depicts mostly unit personnel, with little coverage of aircraft.

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Creators:
Shimek, Bohumil, 1861-1937
Dates:
1882-1936
Size:
1.1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1.10 cu. ft. oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Bohumil Shimek's personal correspondence with colleagues and friends, as well as lecture notes, a list of professional papers written by Shimek, and manuscript drafts. Notable correspondents include William M. Dall and S. Stillman Berry. Some of the letters and notes are written in Czech. Also included in this c...

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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-012
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two online exhibitions created by the Archives of American Art as they existed on March 6, 2013. "1913 Armory Show: The Story in Primary Sources" was created to celebrate the centennial of the International Exhibition of Modern Art (also known as the Armory Show). The exhibition features a timeline of events and ima...

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Dates:
between 1958-1972
Size:
178 slides (photographs) (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2003-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Allan L. Pitcher, a Foreign Service officer working and traveling in Nigeria, Cameroon, Liberia, Ghana and Upper Volta. Images include individual and group portraits of men, women and children, leaders and village elders. There are numerous images of markets to include close-ups of market stalls and street views. Also included are images of rites, ceremonies and various dance performances in Liberia, among the boys about to enter the initiation camp, women of Sande society and dances performed in conjunction with government ceremonies. Another focus of the photography are industry and economic activities. Slides show rubber production in Firestone Rubber plantation (Liberia), mining and dam construction. Among the most important images are architectural shots, which include African residences as well as official buildings. Pitcher also photographed the Esso station with the screens by Adebisi Akanji and a shrine in Oshogbo.

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