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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Folklife Programs
Dates:
1976-1985
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-292
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting the planning, development, and installation of the exhibition "Celebration: A World of Art and Ritual." This exhibition was created by the Office of Folklife Programs in conjunction with the Renwick Gallery and contained six hundred objects all chosen from the collections of nine Smithsonian ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology
Dates:
1928, 1933-1934, 1946, 1956-2017
Size:
8.5 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-224
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence documenting the research of Diptera (flies), specimen identification and loans, and professional activities of F. Christian Thompson. Some materials predate 1963, when the department was the Division of Insects. Materials include correspondence, notes, drawings, memoranda, agreements, proposals, b...

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Creators:
Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute. Museum of Art
Dates:
1962-1963
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.munswilp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, notes, publications, loan forms, shipping records, and photographs relating to the Museum's exhibition re-creating the 1913 Armory Show. The exhibition was curated by Joseph Trovato, and sponsored by the Henry Street Settlement, N.Y. Included are photographs of the members of the Association of American Painters and Sculptors, the o...

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Creators:
Fogg Art Museum
Dates:
1937
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.foggart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and a catalog regarding an exhibition: Federal Art Project, Works Progress Administration -Index of American Design Exhibition, held January 27-February 10, 1937.

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Creators:
Gates, Bill, 1955-
Buffett, Warren
Giving Pledge, LLC
Dates:
2010 - 2015
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1360
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of letters or statements from 62 persons agreeing to Warren Buffett's and Bill Gates's challenge to donate 95% of their wealth to charities.

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Creators:
Elsner, William H.
Dates:
1976
Size:
20 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.elsnwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 3620: Eighteen color photographs of Dow's works of art executed between 1888 and 1910. REEL 2803: a letter from Frederick C. Moffatt, guest director - Dow Project, National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution; and a letter from Rudolph Shaeffer, director of the Rudolph Schaeffer School of Design, to Moffatt.

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Creators:
Lauhakaikul, Thana, 1941-
Laguna Gloria Art Museum
Dates:
1978-1982
Size:
87 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lauhthan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Career resume; 9 letters and memoranda; exhibition invitaitons, announcements, and catalogs; newspaper clippings; a petition to have one of Lauhakaikul's sculptures erected; and a press release announcing Lauhakaikul as the first prize winner in the 1978 Texas Sculpture Exhibition co-sponsored by the Texas Society of Sculptors and Laguna Gloria Art...

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Creators:
Nosanow, Barbara Shissler
Dates:
[ca. 1981]
Size:
18 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.nosabarb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Finster to Barbara Shissler Nosanow at the National Museum of American Art, discussing his upcoming visit to Washington, D.C. The letter is illustrated in pencil with sketches of Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, William Henry Harrison, Andrew Jackson and William Shakespeare. Finster writes: "I am excited to be coming to Washington w...

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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Copy print
3 Pages (Press release :)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.93-15B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of Powhatan's mantle made from four skins sewn together and decorative shell beads. The photograph is accompanied by a news release from the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, November 17, 1989, concerning the mantle's loan from the Ashmolean Museum at Oxford University to be displayed at Jamestown. Photograph probably made by either the Ashmol...

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Dates:
circa 1989-2001
Size:
6.58 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-062
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning, production, and execution of traveling and other special exhibitions. Exhibitions documented in this accession include "Vikings: The North Atlantic Saga;" "Meteorites on a Mission;" "Linnaean Taxonomy in the 21rst Century;" "Voyages of Discovery;" "Anteaters: Fast Food Specialists;" ...

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