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Creators:
Gray, Cleve
Dates:
1933-2005
Size:
9.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grayclev
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Cleve Gray papers, 1933-2005, measure 9.2 linear feet. Papers include biographical material, alphabetical files, writings, artwork, audio/visual records, artifacts, printed material, and photographs. Extensive alphabetical files contain personal and professional correspondence as well as subject files relating to projects and interests. Especially well-documented are: Gray's involvement with the Vietnam protest movement; and Threnody, his best-known work composed of fourteen large panels lamenting the dead of both sides sides in Vietnam, commissioned by the Neuberger Museum of Art.

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Creators:
Yochelson, Ellis L. (Ellis Leon), 1928-2006
Dates:
1986-1993
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, memoranda, drafts, and related materials documenting Ellis Leon Yochelson's paleontological research with the United States Geological Survey, especially the study entitled "Paleobiology of Climactichnites, an Enigmatic Late Cambrian Fossil;" his research on Charles D. Walcott and the history of ...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Office of Public Programs
Dates:
1977-1988
Size:
1.75 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Exhibition Committee files, including minutes, agendas, notes, budget drafts, Schedules, and proposals.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Inspector General
Dates:
1993-1995
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-015
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of inspection records that document the mission of the Office of the Inspector General to promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness and to prevent and detect waste, fraud, and abuse in Smithsonian Institution programs. Materials include memoranda; inspection program information; draft and final inspection repo...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum, Dept. of Aeronautics
Dates:
1983-1985
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-173
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the Aviation History Project which culminated in the Smithsonian History of Aviation series. Materials include memoranda, guidelines for contributors, project descriptions, chapter outlines, schedules, position descriptions, drafts, and related materials.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Contracts and Procurement Office
Dates:
circa 1963-1973
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence, memoranda, drafts, revisions, final copies, budgets, notes, and background data documenting proposals to outside organizations for contracts and grants to support the scientific research program of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO). Included are records concerning proposals submitted ...

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Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
undated
Size:
48 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2247D
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Original drafts of miscellaneous linguistic notes, many of which are lined out and marked, "Copied, J. C. P[illing]." Also, Shoshoni notes, Pueblo names, partial text "nom[adic] trbs," notes on political organization for Powell and Ingalls' report to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, and verb conjugations.

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Creators:
Chernow, Burt
Dates:
1930-2002
Size:
21.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cherburt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Burt Chernow measure 21.8 linear feet and consist mainly of research materials gathered and produced in the course of writing Christo and Jeanne-Claude: A Biography over an extensive period of close contact with the subjects, from the early 1980s until Chernow's death in 1997. Research materials for the biography include photocopies of personal documents of the Christos, hundreds of recorded interviews with Christo, Jeanne-Claude, their family members, and their associates, transcripts of interviews and research on interview subjects, other collected research material compiled chronologically, drafts of the biography written by Chernow, drafts of the biography and its epilogue produced after Chernow's death, and business records related to the book's production, which include significant correspondence with the Christos. Also found are the published German and U.S. editions of the biography, printed materials and photographs related to the book's subject matter, and fabric samples from five of the Christos' projects undertaken during Chernow's association with them. Chernow's career as an art critic, writer, educator, and arts advocate, primarily in Southern Connecticut, is documented in Chernow's other writings, organizational records, printed materials, and photographs.

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Creators:
Falkenstein, Claire, 1908-1997
Dates:
circa 1914-1997
bulk 1940-1990
Size:
42.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.falkclai
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor, painter, jewelry designer, and teacher Claire Falkenstein measure 42.8 linear feet and date from 1917 to her death in 1997. There is extensive correspondence with fellow artists, collectors, critics, friends, museums, and galleries. The collection also contains biographical materials, much of it collected and organized by Falkenstein, personal and business records, writings, diaries, exhibition files, commission files, teaching files, photographs, original artwork, scrapbooks, and printed materials. There is a short motion picture film of an interview with Falkenstein featuring the windows she designed for St. Basil's Church in Los Angeles.

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Creators:
Gailland, Maurice, 1815-1877
Dates:
undated
Size:
200 Items (photostats )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2530
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: 1. A.M.D.G./ Sounds. I. Nouns. II. Adjectives. III. Pronouns. IV. Verbs. No date. 57 photostats of 5-33, 37 , 45 page folio. 2. Grammar / of the / Potawatomi Language by Reverend Maurice Gailland, S.J. / I. Nouns. II. Adjectives. III. Pronouns. No date. 26 photostats of 1-43, 43-49 page folio. Apparently a literal copy of a portion of Num...

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