Query: music
Folkways Advisory Board Records
Dates:
1995-2014
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-222
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Folkways Advisory Board meetings. The board advises Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings, part of the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. Materials include meeting minutes, agendas, member lists, notes, memoranda, and correspondence.

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Exhibition Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives
Dates:
2000-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-164
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the exhibition Ritmos de Identidad: Fernando Ortiz's Legacy and the Howard Family Collection of Percussion Instruments. Materials include correspondence; exhibition catalogue and brochure; object reports; visitor comments; newspaper clippings and articles; and exhibition graphics. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Website Records
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-080
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings website as it existed on December 27, 2013. Folkways is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The website includes information about the program, educational …

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Website Records
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 18-121
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings website as it existed on May 19, 2017. Folkways is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The website includes information about the program and …

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Website Records
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-070
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings website as it existed on October 20, 2014. Folkways is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The website includes information about the program and …

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Website Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2012
Collection ID:
Accession 12-626
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website for Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings as it existed on April 2, 2012. Smithsonian Folkways Recordings is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The website includes information about …

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Jazz Oral History Collection about Duke Ellington
Creators:
Hasse, John Edward, 1948-
Willard, Patricia
Dates:
1988
1990
Size:
0.4 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0431
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of original cassettes, open-reel master, and reference cassette audiotapes of two oral history interviews about the life and career of Duke Ellington. Leonard Feather's oral history interview has a transcript. In separate interviews jazz critic Leonard Feather and Sam Woodyard discuss their relationships with and knowledge of Ellington and his music.

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Mille Gade Corson Collection
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life
Stoyanoff, Esther
Corson, Mille Gade , 1898- (swimmer)
Dates:
1920-1930.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0063
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Three scrapbooks and two albums containing photographs of Corson; news clippings about the swim; a Certificate of Life Membership in the Danish American Athletic Club; a certificate from the American Red Cross; sheet music; a tribute to her which contains a picture of her and her children; programs with images …

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Records
Dates:
1968-1979 and undated, some from 1954, 1961-1964
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 331
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records of the Department of Cultural History contain a variety of document types. These range from correspondence, memoranda, reports, proposals, minutes of meetings, and manuscripts of papers and lectures, to photographs and printed documents such as brochures or journal articles. The records relate to administrative topics such as personnel …

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Thomas Ofcansky collection
Creators:
Ofcansky, Thomas P., 1947-
Dates:
1678-circa 2005
Size:
1 Booklet (sheet music)
30 Engravings
6 Photographic prints
6 Posters
1 Drawing
2 Documents
12 Maps
Collection ID:
EEPA.2015-012
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection dates from 1678 to circa 2005 and consists of 58 maps, engravings, posters, original documents and photographs related to East, Central and South Africa. There is a special focus on Ethiopia (Abyssinia), Tanzania and the Sudan, and the collection's subjects include East African geography, history, political affairs and African leaders, as well as European (German, Italian, British) and American colonization, exploration and warfare in Africa.

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