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Creators:
Schultz, Roy
Dates:
1902 - 1918
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1330
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

522 black-and-white silver gelatin photographic prints, and four glass lantern slides, taken for the Underwood & Underwood photography studios. The prints cover subjects in the news during the period of 1902-1918, with particular emphasis on World War I. The World War I images depict numerous aspects of the war, including ordinance, encampments, sh...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Administrative Office
Dates:
1963-1987
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 379
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the activities and efforts of the Administrative Office to acquire objects and portraits, most notably correspondence with art collectors and professional artists. The records include correspondence and memoranda with various art collectors, professional artists, domestic and foreign museums, educational institutions...

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Creators:
Nuttall, Zelia, 1858-1933
Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham), 1838-1923
Dates:
1907
Size:
29 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS250
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Various letters concerning the proposed purchase of the Codex Nuttall from Mrs. Zelia Nuttall through Mrs. Alice Fletcher. Another series of correspondence included concerns the financing of archaeological work in the area of the Pedregal outside of Mexico City by Mrs. Nuttall. The four photographs show a series of ceramic heads found in ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1954-1979
Size:
25.58 cu. ft. (25 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box) (2 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 503
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records were primarily created by the Office of Exhibits, 1954-1969; the Office of Exhibits Programs, 1969-1973; and the Office of Exhibits Central, 1973-1979. They document a period of intense exhibition activity at the Smithsonian Institution and its bureaus. Especially well represented are permanent and special exhibitions at the...

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Creators:
Safford, William Edwin, 1859-1926
Dates:
undated
Size:
31 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3366
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of pottery, botanical specimens, cassava grater, etc. Includes 11 duplicates.

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Creators:
Lull, Edward Phelps, 1836-1887
Dates:
May 9, 1873
Size:
6 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1158
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

From Transactions of the American Philological Society, 1873

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Creators:
Stewart, Richard H. (Richard Hewett), 1901-2004
Dates:
1949
Size:
24 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R98-30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting archeological work at the Barriles site, sculptures and ceramics from the site, and a nearby location described as "Pablo Brackney's place, Palosanto."

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Creators:
Jenkins, Dale
Dates:
1890-1939
Size:
145 Postcards
11 Photographic prints
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.069
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of 145 postcards and 11 photographs depicting indigenous peoples of the Americas, with dates ranging 1890 – 1930s. The bulk of the collection consists of postcards of Native communities throughout the United States, and includes portrait images, dwellings, basket-making, weaving, and crafts.

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Creators:
Bouché, Adrien M., Jr. 1923-
Dates:
1992
Size:
1 audiotape (Reference copy).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9567
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1991-1996
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-282
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the planning, development and production activities of exhibitions for the International Gallery. Materials include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of International Gallery director Anne R. Gossett and project director Lori Dempsey; budget summaries; exhibition installation photographs...

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