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Creators:
Gillespie, John D.
Dates:
1949-1954
Size:
136 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4630
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

First portion brings together material on Sequoyah and the syllabary; there is some discussion of Caddoan-Iroquoian relationships; the grammar is approximately the last third of the manuscript.

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Creators:
Albers, Josef
Dates:
1934-1947
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (41 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.albejose2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilm collection of the Josef Albers letters to J. B. Neumann contains 40 letters, primarily in German, written to J. B. Neumann by Josef Albers. Also included is an article on Albers written by Alexander Dorner.

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Creators:
Mathews, Marcia M.
Dates:
1937-1969
bulk, 1963-1969
Size:
54 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.mathmarc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Marcia M. Mathews papers relating to Henry Ossawa Tanner consist of 54 items and date from 1937 to 1969, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1963 to 1969. The collection primarily consists of correspondence preceding Mathew's 1969 book Henry O. Tanner, American Artist and related printed material. REEL 64: 26 letters, January 21, 1966 t...

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Creators:
Byrnes, James B.
Dates:
[ca.1940 -2000]
bulk 1960-1990
Size:
7.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.byrnjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; personal letters and notecards; business correspondence and printed material related to Byrnes' work as director of the Isaac Delgado Museum of Art (now the New Orleans Museum of Art) and the North Carolina Museum of Art; personal and professional photographs; printed material, photographs, and writings by Byrnes concerning M...

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
139 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1901
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains historical notes on a number of tribes, extracted from various sources. Also notes on dates of existence of forts from Hammersley's Army Register. Also includes North Carolina place names, tribal names (A-C only, pages 1-14.) Notes on tribes of the Plains, Texas, Louisiana.

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Smith, N. J. (Nimrod Jarrett), approximately 1838-1893
Dates:
February, 1886
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS387
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Full title page reads, "Words and Geographic Names from the Cherokee Language, Eastern or Mountain Cherokee dialect obtained through N. Jarrett Smith, chief, of Quallatown, North Carolina by Albert S. Gatschet, Bureau of Ethnology, February, 1886."

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Dates:
1865–1870
Size:
14,528 digital files
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M844
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

This collection is comprised of digital surrogates previously available on the 16 rolls of microfilm described in the NARA publication M844. These digital surrogates reproduced the records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of North Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–70. The records consist of 24 volumes and approximately 7 feet of unbound records. There are 10 volumes of press copies of letters sent, a volume of endorsements, four registers of letters received, a register of monthly rents for school buildings, a volume of reports of persons and articles hired, six volumes of statistical school reports, and a list of teachers. Unbound records consist primarily of letters received by the Superintendent and school reports, but also include contracts, agreements, issuances, and returns of stores.

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Creators:
Fennell, Valerie I.
Dates:
1969-2007
Size:
3.75 Linear feet (3 boxes)
80 Sound cassettes
Collection ID:
NAA.2013-08
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Valerie Fennell is an anthropologist whose work focused primarily on age and gender relations among elder communities. She has worked for Georgia State University since 1974 as a professor of anthropology and a faculty ombudsperson. The papers of Valerie Fennell chiefly document her research in Southport, North Carolina among elder communities, as well as fieldwork in Atlanta, Georgia. The papers consist of dissertation drafts, notes, and comments; field notes; interview sound recordings; photographs; and research proposals.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
July 1-4, 1967
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1967
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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Creators:
Berensohn, Paulus
Dates:
circa 1950-2017
bulk 1976-2010
Size:
7.7 Linear feet
9.1 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.berepaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist Paulus Berensohn measure 7.7 linear feet and 9.1 GB and date from circa 1950-2017, bulk 1976-2010. The collection documents his career as a poet, ceramic artist, dancer, and educator in Penland, North Carolina, through biographical material, correspondence, writings, teaching files, printed materials, photographs of artwork, and works of art on paper and mail art.

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