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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 30-July 4, 1972
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1972
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:
Kaplan, Flora S.
Dates:
1951-2012, bulk 1969-2012
Size:
134 Sound recordings
31.5 Linear feet (72 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2015-21
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Flora S. Kaplan papers document her field work, research, and professional activities from 1951-2012 (bulk 1969-2012) and primarily deal with her work as the director and founder of New York University's Museum Studies program and her field work in Benin and Mexico. The collection consists of correspondence, research files, book files, photographs, sound recordings, ephemera, and writings.

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Painting and Sculpture
Dates:
1963-1991
Size:
35 cu. ft. (35 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 469
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of professional correspondence and administrative and research files of a number of curators from the Department of Painting and Sculpture. Included are correspondence and memoranda with HMSG staff, artists, galleries, and other museums; loan agreements, checklists, scripts, and installation plans for HMSG exhibitions; ...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Committee to Save the Cooper Union Museum
Dates:
1963-1971, with related material from 1932
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 633
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These files were assembled by the management and staff of the Cooper Union Museum, and later the Cooper Hewitt Museum, to document their activities during discussions about the Museum's future and its transfer from the Cooper Union to the Smithsonian Institution from 1963 to 1970. The records contain correspondence and memoranda of Museum ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Culture and the Arts
Dates:
1988-2006, 2013
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-062
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Dwight Blocker Bowers, Curator, documenting his exhibition planning, development and production activities in the Division of Culture and the Arts, including records that date from when he was public programs specialist, 1995-1997, and historian of theater and film, 1997-2012, in the Division of C...

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Creators:
Stetson, Charles Walter, 1858-1911
Dates:
1879-1974
Size:
1.8 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.stetchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters; sketchbooks; photographs and cyanotypes; scrapbook; writings, novelettes, and poetry by Stetson; biographical information; and printed material.

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Creators:
Callahan, Harry M.
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1975 February 13
Size:
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.callah75
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Harry M. Callahan conducted 1975 February 13, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Lukeman, Augustus, 1871-1935
Dates:
circa 1891-1935
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lukehenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, and printed material relating to Henry Augustus Lukeman's career as a sculptor.

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Creators:
Copley, William Nelson, 1919-1996
Dates:
1948-1967
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.coplwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers and gallery records including photographs, writings, announcements and catalogs.

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Creators:
Hirschfeld, Al
Dates:
1931-1983
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hirsal
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of caricaturist Al Hirschfeld measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1931-1983. Found within the papers are letters to Hirschfeld, business records, writings, artwork, printed material, and photographs.

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