Oregon Historical Society's Robert McCoy films
Collection consists of 17 nitrate titles: AUSTRALIA'S WILD NOR-WEST, [COCONUT HARVEST], IN QUAINT HOLLAND, [IN SIAMESE SOCIETY], IN THE SWISS ALPS (discarded), [INTERNATIONAL NEWS NEWS-REEL: GREATEST CHURCH GATHERING IN ANCIENT COLISEUM], [KINETO REVIEW: EASTERN EUROPEAN TRAVELOGUE], LAND O'LEE, MOROCCO THE MYSTERIOUS, NO COMA IN ACOMA, A POLYNESIAN ODYSSEY, RAINBOW, SOME MORE …
Photographs and Slides
This accession consists of photographs, slides, negatives, and contact sheets of Resident Associate Program (RAP) activities such as lectures, Campus on the Mall courses, local study tours, RAP 20th Anniversary events, Discovery Theater and Young Associates, exhibition openings, and Studio Arts classes. Also included are back issues of the Associate magazine …
This accession includes records documenting public educational programs in African art, history, and culture. Materials include correspondence and memoranda; grant proposals; workshop and symposium information; budget summaries; contractual agreements; press kits; reports; evaluation forms; teacher's guides; docent training information; and research papers that were presented at lectures.
Book of Arikara drawings by anonymous artist
Bound volume of drawings containing pictures of individual and scenes of warfare, hunting, domestic activities, and ceremony. One of two similar handbound volumes received as part of the Hazen collection (see also MS 154064A).
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.
150th Anniversary Program Records
This accession consists of records documenting the Smithsonian Institution's 150th Anniversary Program, including the 150th Anniversary Party on the National Mall. These materials were created by Dr. Richard Kurin, Acting Director, 1987-1990, and Director, 1990-2009, of the Center for Folklife Programs and Cultural Studies, previously known as the Office of Folklife Programs, 1978-1991. Dr. Kurin …
W. Oscar Sullivan Papers
Sullivan, W. Oscar, 1891-
Papers and photographs document the careers in show business (traveling medicine shows, vaudeville acts and acting in stage shows) of Mr. Sullivan, members of his family and associates.
Oscar B. Jacobson photographs of Native Artists
Matzene, Richard Gordon
0.05 Linear feet
This collection consists of seventeen photographic prints depicting Native artists from Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee), Jemez Pueblo, Kiowa, Niuam (Comanche), Southern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Southern Cheyenne), and Oklahoma Muskogee (Creek) communities. Many of these individuals studied under Oscar B. Jacobson at the University of Oklahoma in the first half of the twentieth century.
David Irwin films of the Canadian Arctic
Arctic exploration and dog sledding footage from David Irwin. Contains dog sled rescue training and footage from the 1964 Worlds Fair's Eskimo exhibit organized by D. Irwin. Collection includes scrapbooks, biographical materials, and maps. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context …
Christraud M. Geary photographs of Mali and Senegal
Photographs taken by Christraud M. Geary during a research trip to Mali and Senegal in 1998.