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ANONYMOUS
Dates:
1869-74 ?
Size:
36 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4538
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

With this, Dr Pope presented a copy of Washington Matthews, "Grammar and Dictionary of the Language of the Hidatsa," New York, 1873. The latter was inscribed from Washington Matthews to C. C. Gray, Surgeon, U. S. Army, in 1874, and from Martha Gray Wales to Gustavus D. Pope in 1920. The manuscript had evidently been kept with the printed volume for...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Exhibits Design Division
Dates:
1991-1999
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the design and logistics of the exhibition, Star Wars: The Magic of Myth, and the subsequent traveling exhibition of the same name sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. Materials include scripts, agreements, contracts, proposals, correspondence, memoranda, ins...

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Dates:
late 19th century
Size:
1 Item (59 cm. x 25.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7322
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A print of this type is used in Chinese homes as a talisman. It shows Pangu, the mythological creator of the universe. In this image, he holds in his hands the sun (with yang symbol in ideograph) and the moon (with yin symbol in ideograph), for he created the universe by transforming yin and yang. An ax on a tree stump is an instrument believed to ...

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Creators:
Hrdlička, Aleš, 1869-1943
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924
Lumholtz, Carl, 1851-1922
Dates:
1898-1902
Size:
588 Photographic Prints
190 copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.103
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains photographic prints and copy negatives taken by Ales Hrdlicka in Arizona and Mexico between 1898 and 1902. The majority of the photographs were donated by George Pepper to the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation in 1923. Native communities that Hrdlicka photographed during his research include--Purepecha (Tarasco), Yoeme (Yaqui), Hualapai (Walapai), Havasupai (Coconino), Piipaash (Maricopa), Mojave (Mahave), Tohono O'odham (Papapgo), Quechan (Yuma/Cuchan), Tepecano, Akimel O'odham (Pima), Opata, Cora, Seri, Wixarika (Huichol), Nahua, Otomi and Yoreme (Mayo). Ales Hrdlicka (1869-1943) was born in the Czech Republic moved to the United States in 1881. Hrdlicka became known as the "Father" of Physical Anthropology and worked at the U.S. National Museum (now the National Museum of Natural History).

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Information Technology and Society
Dates:
1965-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-138
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Elizabeth M. Harris, Curator Emeritus of Graphic Arts in the National Museum of American History (NMAH), Division of Information Technology and Society. Materials include Harris' correspondence and memoranda documenting her work on the Hall of Graphic Arts, the Ceremonial Court at NMAH, and a small ...

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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
2009-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-266
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of one website and two blogs maintained by the Archives of American Art. The Archives of American Art website, crawled on January 8, 2016, and again on April 18, 2016, consists of general information, collection information, exhibition descriptions, event information, news, and related materials. In these captured vers...

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Dates:
between 1981-1983
Size:
8 photographic prints ((2 boxes), black & white, 11 x 14 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1987-008
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Scott J. Parker in Ghana, 1981-1983.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Public Information Office
Dates:
1890, 1943-1984
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 547
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Many of these records predate Silverman's arrival at the Museum, and consist of subject files that were apparently assembled by Mary Noon and others to document the history and activities of the Museum under the Cooper Union. They contain curatorial correspondence; press releases; fact sheets; information leaflets; news clippings; and pho...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Brown, Julius, circa 1869
Big-Bear, circa 1852-
Dates:
1911
Size:
58 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2821
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Linguistic and ethnological notes and texts from Truman Michelson's work in 1911 with members of an Ojibwa delegation from White Earth, Minnesota, visiting Washington, D.C. The materials include notes on kinship terms, vocabulary, paradigms, and the tribe's social organization. Michelson also obtained stories in Ojibwa from Big Bear with English tr...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-196
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two online exhibitions maintained by the National Portrait Gallery. "One Life: Amelia Earhart" was crawled on February 20, 2015. The online exhibition accompanied a physical exhibition of the same name. Due to technical issues, some videos may not function properly. "Portraiture Now: Drawing on the Edge" was crawled ...

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