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Creators:
Riner, Ed
Riner, Novie Ocy, 1890-1964
Riner, Mattie Keel, 1896-1980
Dates:
1912-1932
Size:
1 Boxe (30 items)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0629
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of the surviving postcards sent to Mattie Keel by Mr. Riner on a 1932 trip, plus cards sent to Ms. Keel by earlier suitors, 1912-1915.

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Creators:
Havens, O. C.
Dates:
1923-1924
Size:
27 negatives (nitrate)
34 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-16
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Havens while visiting the Zuni in the 1920s, including images of Zuni Pueblo, people, ceremonies, irrigation work, and a shrine. Also included are photographs showing Pueblo Bonito expedition vehicles stuck in the mud after rains. Many photographs have brief annotations on their versos, probably by Havens.

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Creators:
Nauman, Bruce, 1941-
De Angelus, Michele D.
Dates:
1980 May 27-30
Size:
60 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.nauman80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Bruce Nauman conducted 1980 May 27-30, by Michele D. De Angelus, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Hickey, Gerald Cannon, 1925-2010
Dates:
circa 1960-1969
Size:
16 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-34
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Montagnard people utilizing items such as baskets, axes, hoes, and crossbows, as well as interiors and exteriors of dwellings. They include one image of the King of Fire, a Jarai shaman. The photographs are a sample submitted to illustrate the use of artifacts which Hickey also donated to the Smithsonian. In a letter describi...

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dunn, Jacob Piatt, 1855-1924
Vallier, Elizabeth
Kishika kwe
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Dates:
undated
Size:
26 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2256
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Tales about Wissakatca'kwa, from Elizabeth Vallier. Autograph document (incomplete). 18 pages. Typescript document. 11 pages. Tales about Wissakatca'kwa, from George W. Finley. Autograph document (incomplete). 3 pages. Typescript document 9 pages. "Young Antelope: A mythic narrative of the Isleta Indians, New Mexico; translated into the P...

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Burroughs, Margaret Taylor, 1915-2010
Tyler, Anna, 1933-
South Side Community Art Center
African-American Artists in Chicago Oral History Project
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Dates:
1988 November 11-December 5
Size:
87 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.burrou88
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Margaret Burroughs conducted 1988 November 11-December 5, by Anna Tyler, for the Archives of American Art African American artists in Chicago oral history project (1988-1989).

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Smithsonian Institution. Office of Advancement
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-210
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three websites maintained by the Office of Advancement. The "Ultimate Smithsonian Challenges" website, crawled on July 18, 2018, consists of three quizzes about various aspects of the Smithsonian Institution. Due to technical issues, the quizzes are incomplete in this accession. The Friends of the Smithsonian websi...

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Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Merrill, Robert Valentine, 1892-1951
Leveque, Ernest J.
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Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4238
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the origin of the word: Tassinong. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico gives it as "probably a Potawatomie place name." Replies from the following are cited: Truman Michelson, Robert V. Merrill (2), Ernest J. Leveque, C. H. C. Wright, J. D. M. Ford, Jean L. Launay, W. A. Briggs (Gary, Indiana), and J. P. Harrington.

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Creators:
Meyer, Frank Nicholas
Dates:
circa 1900
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.91-7
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of four men working a pumping apparatus, probably in Central China, for irrigation or draining purposes. According to the original catalog card, the apparatus "consists of an endless chain of paddles moving over two axles and forcing water along a trough in the cuds of which the axles are placed. The power is by treadmill or crank moved by ...

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Creators:
Johnson, Robert E. (Robert Emory), 1932-
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1975 Mar. 14
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.johnso75
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Emory Johnson conducted 1975 Mar. 14, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art. Johnson discusses his central role in "Rolling Renaissance - San Francisco Underground Art Celebration: 1945-1968" as executive director of the arts group Intersection in San Francisco.

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