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Creators:
UNESCO
Dates:
circa 1961-2006
Size:
27 Boxes
Collection ID:
CFCH.UNES
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

This collection, which dates from circa 1961-2006, contains audiorecordings from the UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World, as well as related business records. Includes recordings of tradition and sacred music from Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Malawi, Niger, Sudan, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Peru, Afghanistan, Australia, Cambodia, China, Korea, the Solomon Islands, India, Bali, Java, Japan, Laos, Mongolia, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, Thailand, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Morocco, Oman, Syria, and Turkey.

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Creators:
Seminole Tribal Museum Authority
Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum of the Seminole Tribe of Florida
Dates:
undated
Size:
Video recordings (32 hours, VHS)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2002.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Seminole Adventures series produced by Seminole Tribal Museum Authority and Ah-Tha-Thi-Ki Museum. 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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and consi...

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Creators:
Columbus Museum (Columbus, Ga.)
Dates:
1938-circa 1959
Size:
2 Film reels (43 minutes, black-and-white color silent sound; 1318 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film of the Lawson Field archeology excavation by Gordon R. Willey, Ft. Benning GA, c. 1938. Kinescope of Auburn Television's program about the Smithsonian Institution's River Basin Survey study of the Chattahoochie River valley in 1959. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and ...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1887-1948
Size:
0.53 Cubic feet (consisting of 1 box, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders, 1 map case folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Camping
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Camping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Fiske, Richard S.
Dates:
circa 1970-1980
Size:
1 Film reel (color silent; 367 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1982.09
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film demonstrating the creation of the Hawaiian Rifts (volcano study). 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 document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive toda...

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Creators:
Jeffers, Grace
Formica Corporation.
Dates:
1913-2003
Size:
18 Cubic feet (59 boxes, 11 oversize folders )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0565
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Grace Jeffers Collection of Formica Materials consists of textual files, photographs, slides, negatives, drawings, blueprints, posters, advertisements, product brochures, newsletters, and informational pamphlets documenting the history of the Formica Corporation and the use of Formica brand plastic laminate.

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Creators:
Zilczer, Judith
Dates:
circa 1972-2012
Size:
7.52 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (3 5x8 boxes) (1 tube)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-152
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting the research and correspondence of Judith Zilczer. Zilczer was employed by the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in various capacities from 1974-2003, ultimately serving as Curator of Paintings from 1992-2003. The majority of the research materials pertain to John Quinn, Walter Pach, Ra...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1836-1932
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet (consisting of 1.5 boxes, 1 folder, 1 flat box (partial).)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Cemeteries
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Cemeteries forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
De Menil, Adelaide
Carpenter, Edmund, 1922-2011
Dates:
1969-1970
Size:
Film reels (color silent, 8mm, 16mm)
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Collection ID:
HSFA.2004.04
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full film record shot in 1969-70 in Papua New Guinea Highlands and Sepik area for a project on the impact of media on traditional cultures. Footage includes a male initiation rite including incising the skin and rubbing dirt for scarification. Supplementary materials include audio tapes of wild sound shot at the time of filming. The collection ...

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Dates:
circa 1990
Size:
1 Video recording (14 minutes, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1993.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Television broadcast produced by Channel 5 presents the story of repatriation of Cheyenne Indian human remains from the 1864 Sand Creek massacre. Bodies from the massacre were gathered by Army surgeons for research and ultimately were given to the Smithsonian. The remains were claimed by the Cheyenne for proper burial on homelands in Oklahoma in 19...

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