Query: Dancers
George Deem papers
Creators:
Deem, George, 1932-2008
Dates:
1904-2015
bulk 1960-2008
Size:
18.2 Linear feet
10.71 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.deemgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, writer, and dancer George Deem measure 18.2 linear feet and 10.71 GB and date from 1904-2015, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960-2008. The collection documents Deem's path from Midwestern farm child to New York City artist and teacher who specialized in recreating works of great masters, especially Johannes Vermeer. Correspondence, exhibition files, subject files, project files, writings by and about Deem, printed and digital material and photographic materials all show the trajectory of Deem's development as an artist.

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McIntire Family Hawaiian Entertainers Collection
Creators:
McIntire, Lani Ellen
Mayo, Jean Alice, 1897-?
Dates:
1920-2011, undated
Size:
1.25 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1511
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs and ephemera collected by the McIntire Family of Hawaiian musicians documenting their careers throughout the United States, and those of other performers.

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Mary Fanton Roberts papers
Creators:
Roberts, Mary Fanton, 1871-1956
Dates:
1880-1956
Size:
3.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.robemary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art writer and editor Mary Fanton Roberts measure 3.8 linear feet and are dated 1880 to 1956. The bulk of this collection is Roberts' correspondence with numerous important artists, dancers, actors, writers, and musicians of the day. Also found are scattered biographical materials, family correspondence, writings, printed material, photographs and artwork.

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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 18: Dance
Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
undated
1812-1978
Size:
49 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S18
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 18, Dance contains approximately 3,330 pieces of sheet music and other materials documenting the development of and popular attitudes towards dance in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Photographs of Harry Fonseca artwork
Creators:
Fonseca, Harry , 1946-2006
Dates:
circa 1989
Size:
15 Copy negatives
429 Copy color slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-25
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of art pieces by Harry Fonseca, many of which depict his representation of the mythical figure Coyote. Included are copies of the 115 color slides Fonseca used in his lecture at the Smithsonian in 1989. There are also images of his "Stone Poems" series, each Smithsonian-exhibited piece, and views of the …

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Smithsonian National Associates Program Research Expedition records
Creators:
Smithsonian National Associates Program
James-Duguid, Charlene, 1942-
Dates:
1990-1993
Size:
15.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1993-08
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection includes material from the expeditions. Among them are field notes, audio and video tapes, photographs and slides, and typescript transcriptions. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical …

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Robert Cage photographs of Turkey Tayac and other Piscataway people
Creators:
Cage, Robert
Dates:
1978
Size:
19 Color prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.79-45
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Piscataway dancers, a burial ground, herb gathering and food preparation, and a meeting at Piscataway Park in Maryland on October 29, 1978. Most of the photographs were made in Maryland in July and October, 1978. Many of the images show Turkey Tayac (Phillip Proctor) shortly before his death.

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MS 3475 Report on potholes on the Eastern Slope of Mount Franklin, at El Paso, Texas
Creators:
Slater, John El Paso
Dates:
November 30, 1923
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3475
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also map of New Mexico showing Indian places near to El Paso. Collection of photographs showing San Lorenzo dancers, and various ceremonial groups. Two of mummified figures. A chapel and shrine.

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Postcard collection relating to Fox and other Native American tribes
Dates:
undated
Size:
7 Postcards (7 postcards: halftone and color)
12 photographic postcards and prints (silver gelatin and albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.88-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists largely of images of Fox Indians of Tama, Iowa, including portraits of families, delegates, and dancers, as well as images of food preparation and a wigwam. It also includes images of a Taos woman baking and portraits of Crow, Dakota, Navajo, and Winnebago people, including Chief Spotted …

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Bill Wright photographs of Tiwa people of Tigua Pueblo
Creators:
Wright, Bill
Dates:
circa 1986-1993
Size:
54 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-39
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made in connection with Wright's book The Tiguas: Pueblo Indians of Texas. They include images of Tiwa Indians, ceremonies, processions on the days of St. John and St. Anthony, dancers, bread-making, pottery, dwellings, the Tigua Visitor Center, Mount Carmel Mission, and Gran Quivira. Many photographs show Tiwa individuals at …

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