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Creators:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1983-1987
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of clippings of promotional materials produced by the Resident Associate Program. The clippings include advertisements for individual Performing Arts programs, the Performing Arts Series, courses, films, lectures, and Young Associates programs. Materials also include publicity reports and the Discovery Theater's 1985-1986...

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Musuem. Office of Design and Production
Dates:
1999-2000
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-144
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials that document the development of the reference and graphics manual to accompany the Treasures to Go tour - a set of eight traveling exhibitions featuring collections from the Smithsonian American Art Museum and underwritten by the Principle Financial Group. The thematic exhibitions were created to tour...

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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
1995-2008
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-585
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of printouts of the Lemelson Center website as it existed on May 31, 1995, and on April 10, 1996. Also included are statistics regarding visitor usage of the website. The Lemelson Center was founded in 1995 at the National Museum of American History. Its mission is to document, interpret, and disseminate information ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-594
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Discovery Boxes, also known as Family Room Boxes, maintained by the Naturalist Center for use by visiting families. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. The Family Room Boxes were designed for ch...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2787B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Typed short story in English of a young Omaha man who stole his uncle's wife. Note at bottom of sheet reads "From Dr Michelson's eth. material left in his office."

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Creators:
Saquet, Janette (exhibit creator and possible photographer)
Dates:
1981
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-53
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of exhibit summarizing the anthropological work of John Wesley Powell. The exhibit was installed in a single case in the north entry hall of the National Museum of Natural History. The photograph was taken in spring 1981, probably by Saquet.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Museum Studies
Dates:
1972-1995
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes program material for teachers, students, and the general public pertaining to the understanding and use of museums. Materials include the film "Museums: Where Fun is Learning," and videotape programs such as "Communication: More than Sounds," "Museum Accessibility for the Visually Impaired Visitor," and "Measuring ...

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Creators:
Peirce, Waldo, 1884-1970
Dates:
1930
Size:
[10] leaves (ill., 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.peirwauk
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Satiric poem on Rockwell Kent by Peirce. Contains an inscription in French to "mon ami Walter Powers," 1934. The book includes a signed lithograph by Rockwell Kent entitled "The Olympian Peirce reading his terrific lines to a group of young ladies" and a watercolor and ink drawing by Peirce of flutist "Unser Kent." Peirce made two changes in the te...

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Creators:
Price, Melville, 1920-1970
Dates:
1944-1978
Size:
250 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.pricmelv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, consisting of a resume, a biographical account, and a hospital discharge summary; correspondence, including letters from Albert Christ-Janer, and Franz Kline; notes and writings, including an inventory price list; four loose drawings and 7 sketchbooks; exhibition announcements and catalogs; clippings; and autographed booklet ...

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Creators:
Barr, David, 1939-
Dates:
1963-1976
Size:
26 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.barrdavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

18 letters from sculptor Charles Biederman, writing of his views on art, artists, structuralism, constructivists, dealers, exhibiting, etc.; exhibition catalogs showing Biederman's work, and two magazine articles about Biederman.

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