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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2014-2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-151
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a website and a blog maintained by the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. The primary Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage website, crawled on January 21, 2015, includes information about the Center, its research initiatives, and its archival collections. It also includes online exhibitions and electroni...

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Creators:
Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings
Dates:
1992-2012
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-145
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the marketing and publicity of recordings produced by Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings, part of the Smithsonian Institution Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. These records were created by Brenda Dunlap, Marketing Director, 1994-2001, and Richard Burgess, Marketing Director, 2001-2014. Mat...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Enterprises. Smithsonian Books
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-279
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian's Rock 'n' Roll Website" as it existed on December 14, 2015. The website is a crowdsourcing project intended to collect concert photographs from the public, some of which will be used in a book to be published by Smithsonian Books. The website, which launched on December 1, 2015, includes information...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions.
Dates:
circa 1988-2001
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-211
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual elements created during the production of videos and audio tours to accompany traveling exhibitions developed by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. Materials include videotapes, audiotapes, and magnetic tape. Many of the materials are masters. Some materials are in electronic f...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History.
Dates:
circa 1983-1994 and undated
Size:
27 cu. ft. (27 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-002
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the planning, development, and installation of American Encounters, a permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) commemorating the Columbus Quincentenary. The exhibition opened in 1992. The records primarily include the correspondence, memoranda, and research fil...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Enterprises. Smithsonian Books
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 18-035
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian's Rock 'n' Roll Website" as it existed on April 19, 2017. The website is a crowdsourcing project intended to collect concert photographs from the public, some of which will be used in a book or other upcoming projects. The website includes information about the project, rules for submissions, and ...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
1978, 1986-1997
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-123
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Director's involvement in many aspects of exhibition development at the National Portrait Gallery during the tenure of Alan Maxwell Fern (1982-2000). Materials include loan requests, correspondence, memoranda, agreements, scripts, catalog manuscripts, and newspaper clippings.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1966-2009
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-238
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document news releases regarding Smithsonian Institution exhibitions, programs, events, performances, and research activities put forth by the Office of Public Affairs. Also included are photographs of museum buildings, events, and exhibit construction and installation; as well as news release indexes ...

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Creators:
Duffy, Harry A.
Duffy, Duane A.
Dates:
1881-2005.
Size:
4 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1162
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the career of Harry Duffy, an appraiser and dealer in rare stringed instruments. Included are accounting records, correspondence, Duffy's files on certifications and appraisals, and articles and printed material.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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 websi...

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