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Creators:
Smithsonian Associates, Study Tours and Seminars Program
Dates:
1990-2004
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-185
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of Amy Kotkin, Program Manager. Materials include correspondence and memoranda pertaining to Smithsonian Odyssey Tours (SOT) planning, marketing, insurance, and trademark; budget summaries; evaluations; responsibility statements; and product strategy information. ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Associates, Study Tours and Seminars Program
Dates:
1975-2004
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of Amy Kotkin, Program Manager. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes pertaining to tour planning, marketing, contracts, and accessibility; budget summaries; meeting agendas and minutes; agreements; audit information; and administrative guidelines.

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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Special Events
Dates:
1994-1999
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-159
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document major special events at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), including gala events at the George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC) in New York and the groundbreaking ceremony for the new NMAI building on the National Mall. Materials consist of correspondence, memoranda, photographs, invitations, programs, and ...

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Creators:
Lomas, John E., 1941-
Dates:
1972-1973
Size:
905 slides (photographs) ((2 v.), color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-005
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by John E. Lomas in the Sudan from 1972 through 1973. The images document the art and culture of village peoples of the Sudan to include the Dinka, Murle and Shilluk. Most are portraits showing body painting and scarification. Activities portrayed include buying and selling in markets, domestic chores, hunting and metal smithing. There are also images of modern and traditional architecture.

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Creators:
Aerospace Industries Association of America
Dates:
1919-1956
Size:
2.25 Cubic Feet ((7 shoeboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0084
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

These 136 reels of 16 mm microfilm were filmed from the AIA's 1919-1956 records, which document the early history of aviation in the United States. Each reel contains about 4000 documents which trace the strategies, plans, successes and failures of aircraft builders, airline operators, and "air-minded" Americans through aviation's formative years.

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Creators:
Beech Aircraft Corp
Dates:
1930-1940
Size:
1.54 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box) (1 records center box))
1.46 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0196
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains a pictorial history of the development, design, manufacture, shipment, and delivery of Beech Model 17s. The material consists of photos showing details of engineering drawings, assembly parts and process, completed aircraft on line and in flight, and advertising art.

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Creators:
Siranne-Coplan, Anni
Dates:
1975-1976
Size:
474 negatives (photographic) (black & white, 35 mm.)
15 contact sheets (+ notes (1 v.))
Collection ID:
EEPA.1975-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Anni Siranne-Coplan in 1975 and 1976 of daily life in Benin, Ghana, Nigeria and Togo. Images depict architecture, open air markets and street scenes in cities, coastal towns and rural villages.

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Creators:
Mack, Beverly
Dates:
1979-1984
Size:
2 volumes
725 slides (photographs) (color)
7 slides (photographs) (black & white)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1984-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Beverly Mack in Sierra Leone and of the Hausa people in Kano, Nigeria. The photographs document the cultures of northern Nigeria and Sierra Leone, including the Hausa people. Locations include Fourah Bay College in Freetown and Port Loko, Sierra Leone, and Kana and Zaria, Nigeria. Africans are shown buying and selling in markets, holding an Islamic celebration at the palace in Kano and riding horses. Architecture shown includes exteriors and interiors of buildings such as houses and Islamic structures, as well as street scenes.

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Creators:
Lankton, James W.
Dates:
1989
Size:
225 slides (photographs) (1 volume, color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1990-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by art gallery owner James W. Lankton in the Democratic Republic of the Congo to document Kuba art and culture. Images are primarily from Mushenge, the Kuba capital. Activities documented include house building, wood carving, coffee drying, embroidering, hat making, drum playing, hair styling and basket weaving. Images of objects include a loom, a mask, musical instruments, royal costumes, road signs and textiles. Architecture includes an art school; village houses; king's palace and reception area; a mission church including altar, doors and interior; market shops; and a weaver's house. Portraits include the Kuba king, the king's retainers, his sons and a weaver.

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Creators:
Walker, W.A.R.
Dates:
1934
Size:
5 Photographic prints ((1 box), black and white, 24.5 x 28.5 cm. or smaller)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1998-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken in Mali in 1934. The images are of a Songhai woman, two Fulani women, three boatmen on Lake Debo, a street in Mopti and a market in Mopti.

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