David Challinor Papers
This accession consists of notes, photographs, clippings, articles, correspondence and papers found within David Challinor's book collection at both the National Zoological Park and the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH).
This accession consists of records documenting the planning and production of the film "Celebrating a Century: The 1876 Philadelphia Exhibition." This film accompanied the exhibition "1876: A Centennial Exhibition," which opened in the Arts and Industries Building in 1976, and documents the history of the Philadelphia Exhibition. It was narrated by James Whitmore …
This accession consists of newspaper clippings, contact sheets, and photographs pertaining to Smithsonian Institution related news, events, and individuals.
This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "In Open Air: A Portrait of the American Impressionists" and "From Reliable Sources: The Archives of American Art." "In Open Air: A Portrait of the American Impressionists" is a 29-minute film finished in 1982 exploring the growth of impressionism in …
This accession consists of the records of the Department of Exhibits, which was responsible for the design and production of exhibitions for the National Museum of American History, previously known as the National Museum of the History and Technology, beginning in 1973. Some files also date to the Department of Exhibit's …
Jonathan Singer Photographs:,digital photographic prints
Custom-made wooden box containing 13 matted digital color prints, of guitars and a mandolin, by Dr. Singer. The subjects are custom-made instruments in private collections. Cover text: "Gibson Boxed Set #1/5 / This Gibson commemorative / Morrison Hotel Gallery / boxed edition containing / thirteen original digital / prints were shot with a / Hasselblad H2D-39 and / printed …
Wenner-Gren Foundation films
Research footage and prints of various films. Prints include: HOWLER MONKEYS OF BARRO COLORADO ISLAND, BABOON BEHAVIOR; MIAO YEAR; DEAD BIRDS; THE HUNTERS; SERI FILM' KEREPE'S HOUSE: A HOUSE BUILDING IN NEW GUINEA; BOW DANCE, EAGLE DANCE, CORN DANCE ET AL; BUFFALO DANCE; SUN BLANKET; PUY'E CEREMONIAL ROLLS 8-11; ROYAL WEDDING …
This accession consists of records documenting the planning and execution of the Volcanoes exhibition. Additional records relate to contracts for audio productions by Smithsonian Productions Jazz Masterworks that accompanied "Beyond Category." Materials include correspondence, memoranda, contracts, budgets, loan agreements, itineraries, miscellaneous agreements, scripts, and object lists.
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.12: Banquet Negatives
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
The materials in the subseries consists of black and white silver gelatin negatives.
The Scurlock photographic studio was a fixture in the Shaw area of Washington, D.C. from 1911 to 1994, and encompassed two generations of photographers, Addison N. Scurlock (1883-1964) and his sons George H. (1920- 2005) and Robert S. (1916-1994). Subseries 4.12 materials primarily document clients of the Scurlock Studio that were organizations and the images depict those groups' and organizations' activities. An overview to the entire Scurlock collection is available here: Scurlock Studio Records
West Coast Computer Faire Collection
Collection contains product literature, newsletters, and other hand-outs collected from exhibitors by Ernie Jones, a faire attendee. The First West Coast Computer Faire was held in San Francisco, California on April 15-17, 1977, and the Fifth West Coast Computer Faire was held on March 14-16, 1980.