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Creators:
Murray, John, 1809-1898
Dates:
circa 1858-1862
Size:
1 Print (albumen print from wax paper negative, image 36 x 45 cm on 39 x 45 cm. paper.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2001.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

1 print, albumen from a wax paper negative, by John Murray, circa 1858-1862. Detail of gateway to the Taj Mahal, Agra, with figures.

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Assistant Director, Finance and Administration
Dates:
1968-1994
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-231
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of materials that document the breadth of the administrative activities of the Assistant Director, Administrative Division. Subject matter covered includes: donor relations; renovation of the Freer Gallery of Art; restoration of the Peacock Room; object movement for study and exhibition; museum security; Freer history; ...

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Creators:
Heldman, Donald
Dates:
Fall 1967-Spring 1968
Size:
23 photographs (b&w.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2011-009
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Dr. Donald P. Heldman of Gambela (Ethiopia) and surrounding neighborhoods. Images primarily depict a port on the Baro River, Etang Village, and Annuak people fishing, canoeing, smoking, bathing, and carrying food and wood.

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Dates:
1989-1991
Size:
58 slides (photographs) (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2003-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Portrait images and domestic scenes from Mauritania of Halpoular, Moor and Wolof peoples, mostly women; some children and men. All the images are captioned by the photographer and include the subjects names as well as the region, date and activity. The more noteworthy images include Moor women preparing wool for weaving (nos. 37, 38, 39), girls playing a game of "golorgal" with playing board clearly visible (no. 34), and a wooden tablet with verses from the Koran (no. 19). As a documentary photographer, Ms. Goodsmith focuses predominantly on the lives of women and children in developing countries. Her images—chiefly from North and West Africa, Egypt and India—are on file with the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef), The Image Works, and Johns Hopkins Photoshare, and her portraits from a series done in Kashmir are in the photographic collection of the Brooklyn Museum. All of the images of this photographic collection are originals. Ms. Goodsmith works chiefly with Communication for Change, a New York-based nonprofit organization that has developed participatory video projects in collaboration with community groups.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Services
Dates:
1989-2000
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-015
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence and files regarding the National Museum of the American Indian and other Smithsonian facilities. The collection documents the administration of the Office under Senior Facilities Services Officers (prior to 1995 titled Director of Facilities Services) Richard L. Siegle, Robert P. Dillman, and Richard ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1982-1983, 1987
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes 16mm and 35mm film, 1/4" audiotapes, videotapes, and cassette recordings documenting the construction of the Quadrangle museum complex and discusses the importance of the collections to be exhibited there. The materials document interviews with S. Dillon Ripley, Secretary; Jean Paul Carlhian, Architect of the Quadrangle...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Administrative Assistant
Dates:
1902-1909, 1917-1919, 1928-1929
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 folder oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 80
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records, together with record units 79, 81, and 187 contain full documentation of construction of the 1911 National Museum Building, from internal planning and contracts to construction details and costs. Rathbun prepared a history of the museum construction, which was published as A Descriptive Account of the Building Recently Erected ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Plant Services
Dates:
1973-1979
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 81-034
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the concerns of the Director of the Office of Plant Services (OPlantS). Records pertain to a variety of topics including repairs, renovations, restorations, safety, and general staffing issues. Materials include memoranda, reports, floor plans, clippings, black and white photographs, and related ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum, Dept. of Aeronautics
Dates:
1969-1972, 1983-1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the development, design, and planning of the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center and its exhibitions. The records were maintained by Russell E. Lee, Curator, who was involved in the early planning phases, and include even earlier files created by Louis S. Casey, Curator. Materials include correspondence, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Plant Services
Dates:
1982-1988
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of Director's subject files pertaining to Smithsonian building projects and services. Materials include reports, memoranda and correspondence. This accession contains files similar to those found in SIA Acc. 98-170 and 98-178. Museums and buildings documented in this collection include: the National Museum of Natural His...

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