Afro-Caribe: The Art of Dennis Mario Rivera exhibition records
Curated by César Piñeiro, Art-Caribe featured works of Puerto Rican born artist, Dennis Mario Rivera. The exhibition was organized by the Anacostia Museum and held there September 18, 1994 through November 06, 1994. Rivera uses his art to tell stories of his homeland and the Caribbean. Many of his works is this exhibit focused on the region's African heritage.
Evan J. Parker Scrapbook
This collection consists of a red scrapbook, with the following title: "Pioneer Dirigible Flights 1908, 1910, 1911." The scrapbook contains photographs, newspaper articles and programs documenting Evan Jenkins Parker's dirigible career and his involvement in the Early Birds.
Jack Delano papers
Correspondence, mostly with Roy Stryker, Chief of the Historical Section of the Farm Security Administration. Stryker gives Delano his field assignments as a traveling photographer; discusses FSA policy, photographic techniques; his own philosophy about the work; change in budget and focus because of defense emphases; the war; subjects to photograph …
Basil Lee Rowe Collection
Basil Lee Rowe (1896-1973) enjoyed a long and successful career in aviation, initially as a military exhibition pilot, barnstormer, air racer, charter operator, flight instructor, aircraft salesman, and rumrunner, before moving to the West Indies to start an airline, the short-lived West Indian Aerial Express, bought out by Pan American Airways in 1928. Rowe became a pioneering senior pilot for Pan Am, flying with them for 28 years before his retirement in 1956. This collection includes scrapbooks, photo albums, memorabilia, and first day covers, in addition to the draft manuscript for Rowe's 1956 autobiography, Under My Wings.
Archives Center Business Americana Collection
This collection contains a variety of business ephemera similar to that found in the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana. The material in the Business Americana Collection is newly acquired ephemera received from many sources including curatorial units, the public, and Smithsonian Institution staff.
Oral history interview with Juan Sánchez
Franco, Josh T., 1985-
90 Pages (Transcript)
An interview with Juan Sánchez conducted 2018 October 1-2, by Josh T. Franco, for the Archives of American Art, at Sánchez studio, in Brooklyn, New York.
Bob Rule Papers
Materials document Bob Rule's career as a yo-yo demonstrator, expert, promoter and contest winner.
Isabel Norniella Papers
The papers document Norniella's life and career in the advertising field, and her Ole Television Network, and include business records, photographs, scrapbooks, photograph albums, advertising, clippings and articles, awards, newsletters, and publicity materials.
Guy N. Collins photographs of Liberia
Photographs documenting Liberian people and the Liberian natural and built environments, including the Saint Paul River, rock formations, barricades, dwellings, and other structures.
Angel Suarez Rosado papers
The papers of Angel Suarez Rosado measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1978 to 2010. The papers document Rosado's career as an artist and teacher through a resume, teaching files on drawing plant life and on drawing anatomical figures, work for the Crayola Factory, articles, exhibition announcements and catalogs, sketchbooks and sketches, and photographs of artwork and altar pieces. Also included are two hollow book pieces of art, two miscellaneous pieces of art, and a sketchbook of cars by Justin McCarthy.