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Creators:
Boram, Clifford
Dates:
ca. 1978
Size:
12 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7260
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
2016-2019
Collection ID:
Accession 19-160
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Twitter content using the hashtag "#KeepThemRuby." The hashtag was used to promote the National Museum of American History's fund raising campaign for the conservation of the Ruby Slippers from the "Wizard of Oz" film. Over 4,000 tweets from the museum as well as other organizations and individuals were exported ...

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Creators:
Morey, Robert
Dates:
1938
Size:
1 Item (game (51 playing cards, 2 informational cards, 1 instruction sheet), paper, col., 9 x 6 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.morerobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A card game designed by social scientist Robert Morey created to teach socialism to Americans in the 1930s. Artists Rockwell Kent, Peggy Bacon, Esther Vance, William Gropper, and George Schreiber designed the deck of cards. There are two special cards, Honesty and Kindness and five suits consisting of six numbered cards and four face cards represen...

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Creators:
Kubler, George A., 1876-1943.
Dates:
[18--]
Size:
66,000 Items (39 vertical file drawers)
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.XXXX-0020
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Collection consists ofapproximately 66,000, high quality engravings collected by Kubler from European and American books and periodicals dating almost exclusively from the 19th century.Portraits and city views document the social history and material culture of the period. Specific topics covered include archery, boxing, funerals, irrigation, milk, peddlers, riots, stenography, volcanos, and wrecks, among others. Among the publications from which illustrations were removed are Harper's weekly, Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, Puck, Illustrated London News, and King's New York City Views. Dates Kubler noted on the individual items are the dates on which the illustrations appeared in the publication from which they were extracted, not the date of the events or subjects being documented. Each print is mounted on tissue. Folders marked by a red circle indicate extremely rare prints.

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Creators:
Consortium for the Barcode of Life
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 17-180
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Twitter account of the Consortium for the Barcode of Life (CBOL) as it existed on March 14, 2015. CBOL is an international initiative devoted to developing DNA barcoding as a global standard for the identification of biological species since 2004. The CBOL Secretariat operates from the National Museum of Nat...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
72 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1785
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 18-208
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Storify accounts maintained by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) and the National Museum of American History (NMAH). Storify allows users to combine content from a variety of social media platforms to create a single story. Units often use boards in Storify to document or summarize ...

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Creators:
Biodiversity Heritage Library Consortium
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 19-037
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Biodiversity Heritage Library Consortium (BHL) Twitter account as it existed on February 7, 2017. BHL is a consortium of major natural history, botanical, and research libraries that cooperate to digitize and make accessible the literature of biodiversity held in their collections as a part of a global "biodivers...

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4145
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Provision of Food, Clothing and Shelter...as a collective obligation in primitive society, 20 pages; The Social Organization of the Northwestern Indians (Written about 1910-15-never printed and now out of date--J.R.S.), 50 pages; Interchange of commodities between Old and New Worlds, 6 pages; Culture in primitive society, notes, 4 pages; ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Cultural History
Dates:
1985-2000
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Howard Bass while producing public programs at the National Museum of American History (NMAH). The majority of the records pertain to the "American Sampler" series of programs which presented traditional music, dance, and storytelling from communities and cultural groups throughout ...

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