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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Provost
Dates:
1987-1998
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-009
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of J. Dennis O'Connor, Provost, which document administrative matters and special programs, exhibitions, and research in Smithsonian Institution museums, offices, and bureaus.

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Creators:
Drewal, Henry John
Drewal, Margaret Thompson
Dates:
1970-1989
Size:
10,000 Slides (color)
10,617 copy slides
Collection ID:
EEPA.1992-028
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Both Henry John Drewal and Margaret Drewal traveled to Nigeria, Ghana and Togo (West Africa) for extended periods from 1967-1986. During their trips to Nigeria they conducted research into the ritual performance, masking traditions, and traditional sacred rites of the Yoruba people as well as Mami Wata devotes of Togo, Ghana, and Nigeria. They are the co-authors of Gelede: Art and Female Power among the Yoruba (1993).Both Henry John Drewal and Margaret Drewal traveled to Nigeria, Ghana and Togo (West Africa) for extended periods from 1967-1986. During their trips to Nigeria they conducted research into the ritual performance, masking traditions, and traditional sacred rites of the Yoruba people as well as Mami Wata devotes of Togo, Ghana, and Nigeria. They are the co-authors of Gelede: Art and Female Power among the Yoruba (1993). Photographs taken by Henry John and Margaret Thompson Drewal during the 1970s and 1980s of Yoruba and Ewe art and culture.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2008
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-113
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of newspaper clippings about Smithsonian Institution museums, curators, exhibitions, and events. Materials include clippings.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2007
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-067
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of newspaper clippings about Smithsonian Institution museums, curators, exhibitions, administration, and events. Of particular note is the resignation of Secretary Lawrence M. Small. Materials include clippings.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2000
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of newspaper clippings about Smithsonian museums, curators, exhibitions, and events.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2002-2003
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-079
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of newspaper clippings about Smithsonian Institution museums, curators, exhibitions, and events.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2009
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-180
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of articles and clippings about Smithsonian Institution museums, curators, exhibitions, and events. Materials include clippings.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
July 1-10, 1994
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1994
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:
Smithsonian Institution., Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1998
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of newspaper clippings about Smithsonian Institution museums, curators, exhibitions, and events.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2001
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-054
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of newspaper clippings about Smithsonian museums, curators, exhibitions, and events.

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