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Creators:
Berman, Avis
Dates:
1939-2006
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bermavis3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Avis Berman research material on art dealer and curator Katharine Kuh measures 3.0 linear feet and dates from 1939 to 2006. The materials were compiled by art historian Avis Berman in preparing Katharine Kuh's memoir, which was published posthumously as My Love Affair with Modern Art: Behind the Scenes with a Legendary Curator. The collection includes Katharine Kuh's files; Kuh's drafts, manuscripts and interviews for her memoir; and Avis Berman's files relating to the book's publication. Also included is memorabilia.

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Creators:
Viditz-Ward, Vera
Dates:
circa 1990
Size:
48 photographic prints (black and white , 11 x 14 inches.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-021
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection contains 48 matted black and white photographs, measuring 11 x 14 inches, taken by photographer and art professor Vera Viditz-Ward. These prints comprised the exhibition Paramount Chiefs of Sierra Leone, which was on display at the National Museum of African Art from November 1990 through September 1991. The images consist of portraits of paramount chiefs in Sierra Leone and include ceremonial clothes and headcovers, jewelry, handheld objects, drums, staffs and ivory trumpets. Culture groups depicted include the Yalunka, Limba, Koranko, Kono, Kissi, Mende, Krim, Vai, Lokko and Temne peoples.

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Creators:
Benkaim, Catherine Glynn
Bourne, Samuel, 1834-1912
Murray, Colin Roderick, 1840-1884
Johnson, William
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Dates:
circa 1850-1880
Size:
7 albumen prints (black and white)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2006.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Seven 19th-century albumen photographs taken by Samuel Bourne, Colin Murray and unknown photographers (possibly William Johnson and William Henderson). The photographs depict various scenes and people of India, including a portrait of a hunting party in Nepal, images of the Queen Victoria Monument in Bombay and views of Dal Lake, Calcutta and Kutb ...

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Creators:
Bastin, Marie-Louise
Dates:
1956
Size:
632 copy prints (black and white, 8 x 10 inches)
1 Binder (Filing Cards)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1994-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Marie-Louise Bastin in the Lunda Morte Province of Angola in 1956.

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Creators:
Liberman, Judith Weinshall
Dates:
circa 1940-2003
Size:
8.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.libejudi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist Judith Weinshall Liberman measure 8.6 linear feet and date from circa 1940-2003. The papers consist of biographical material regarding Liberman's family and art history; images, ephemera, and correspondence related to Liberman's artwork, exhibitions, and creative process, especially related to her Holocaust Wall Hangings series; sound and video recordings of interviews, lectures, pannel discussions, and show openings; papers related to her career as a writer; and some papers related to her academic career.

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Creators:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Dates:
1991-1993, 2002-2003
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-172
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) was established on December 16, 2003, when President George W. Bush signed the National Museum of African American History and Culture Act (PL 108-184) into law, establishing the museum as part of the Smithsonian Institution. The new museum will be devoted exclusively to...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies
Dates:
2006-2007
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-108
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of program files for the Katzenberger Art History Internship Program and the Booz Allen Hamilton Youth Business Initiative. Materials include proposals, summaries and reports, correspondence, and funding information.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2003-2009
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-224
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes a reference set of the publication "Inside Smithsonian Research" (Numbers 1-23), which documents research in art, history, and science at the Smithsonian Institution. The publication was formerly known as the newsletter "Smithsonian Institution Research Reports" (1972-2003).

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2005-2007
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-066
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a record set of the publication Inside Smithsonian Research (Numbers 7-18), which documents research in art, history, and science at the Smithsonian Institution.

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Creators:
Plumer, James Marshall
Dates:
circa 1930's-1960
Size:
250 Photographs (black and white)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.14
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Papers of the collection include: printed material, correspondence, drawings, and maps.

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