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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
July 1-4, 1967
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1967
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:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1972-1984
Size:
511.90 cu. ft. (369 record storage boxes) (236 document boxes) (2 12x17 boxes) (3 16x20 boxes) (141 3x5 boxes) (5 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 613
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records concern the operation of the Office of the Secretary from 1972 to the end of S. Dillon Ripley's tenure as Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. The records document the Smithsonian's on-going operations -- internal, with other government Offices and departments, and with foundations, universities, and other outside organizat...

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Creators:
Aldrin, Anders Gustave, 1889-1970
Dates:
[ca. 1929-1980]
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.aldrande
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; correspondence, 1929-1969; diaries; travel journal; daily journals; photographs of Aldrin and his paintings; a list of prints by Aldrin; newspaper clippings; articles; and exhibition announcements and catalogs.

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Ward, Henry A. (Henry Augustus), 1834-1906
Theobald, Wm.
Hornaday, William Temple, 1854-1937
Theobald, Charles.
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Dates:
1878-1934
Size:
8 Items
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.MSS001756A
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Collection of William Temple Hornaday's notes and correspondence, chiefly relating to his travels, his publications, and his collecting of wild animals. Includes lists of Hornaday's expenses and animals collected on an expedition to Borneo in 1878 for Henry A. Ward, with addendum dated 1933; correspondence from Albert N. Theobald, Charles Theobald, and Wm. Theobald of the Theobald Brothers firm of taxidermists in Mysore, south India (1906-1919); letters from Norman W. Mumford of Boston, Mass. (1920), G.W. Beardsley of the Evening Herald Co., Binghamton, N.Y. (1909), and Mortimer Osborne Bigelow, Capt. 8th U.S. Cavalry, Fort Huachuca, Arizona (1909), and a letter from Hornaday and his wife Josephine to Wm. Sarre[?] (1934).

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Creators:
Ferry, Cornelia
Dates:
circa 1897
Size:
100 Prints (Album :, silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.95-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting land formations, canyon walls, and personnel and students at the Havasupai Indian school in Cataract Canyon. There are also some images of Havasupai camps, cooking, and baskets.

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Creators:
Mindeleff, Cosmos, 1863-
Dates:
circa 1893
Size:
19 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2006-21
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of Canyon de Chelly, including cliff dwellings, masonry, overlooks, and a river.

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Creators:
Bletzer, Keith V.
Dates:
circa 1983
Size:
49 Prints (silver gelatin)
13 Color prints
1 Copy negative
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-11
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Keith V. Bletzer on the Valiente Peninsula in Panama documenting Guaymi peoples and their culture. They include images of Guaymi people, coconut harvesting, preparation of medicines, houses and house construction, boat building, and a fishing trip.

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Creators:
Leipold, Arthur
Dates:
bulk 1958-1959
Size:
25 Items (2.5 inches (1 document box)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2003-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of photocopies of the ethnographic field notes of Arthur Leipold, who introduced solar cookers to the Otomi and Nahua of Ixtenco and Cuahtenco. Includes Otomi word lists.

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Creators:
Correll, J. Lee
Dates:
1952-1962
Size:
160 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.74-8
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting archeologists and archeological structures in and around the Navajo reservation. The photographs were made by various photographers including Don Fowler, David Brugge, and Richard Van Valkenburgh, and one photograph each by Maxwell Yazzie and Loren Bell.

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Creators:
Jones, Melissa
Dates:
1975-1976
Size:
8 Prints (silver gelatin)
2 Color prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.76-126
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Yavapai people, including two basket makers. The collection also includes images of a woman at a grave in Fort McDowell cemetery, and an image of Dixie Davis, Yavapai activist and member of the National Congress of American Indians.

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