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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian, Exhibits Media Office
Dates:
1992-2001
Size:
2.56 cu. ft. (2.56 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-294
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of laserdiscs created by the Exhibits Media Office for use in exhibitions. Exhibitions include "All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture;" "Ancestral Memories: A Tribute to Native American Survival;" "The Art of Being Kuna: Layers of Meaning Among the Kuna of Panama;" "Memory and Imagination: The Legacy ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 18-037
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two pages from the National Air and Space Museum (NASM) website related to the 2017 total solar eclipse as well as tweets using the hashtag "#RoadTripToTotality." The web pages were crawled on August 18, 2017, three days before the eclipse on August 21. One page provides information about solar eclipses and safely v...

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Creators:
Neely, Marvin Y.
Dates:
1944-1945
Size:
1 Cubic Feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a oversized scrapbook with a wooden cover which contains photographs of the construction of the bases on Tinian. The following Tinian construction sites/projects are covered: general aerial and ground images of Tinian; the waterfront; tank farms; water supply; army camps; bomb dumps; airfields; road construction; and hos...

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Creators:
Achebe, Chinua, 1930-
Dates:
1958
Size:
13 video recordings ((VHS) , sound, color, 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1991-029
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Videorecording of Chinua Achebe's novel, Things Fall Apart, written while working as a Talks Producer at the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation.

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Creators:
Lankton, James W.
Dates:
1989
Size:
225 slides (photographs) (1 volume, color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1990-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by art gallery owner James W. Lankton in the Democratic Republic of the Congo to document Kuba art and culture. Images are primarily from Mushenge, the Kuba capital. Activities documented include house building, wood carving, coffee drying, embroidering, hat making, drum playing, hair styling and basket weaving. Images of objects include a loom, a mask, musical instruments, royal costumes, road signs and textiles. Architecture includes an art school; village houses; king's palace and reception area; a mission church including altar, doors and interior; market shops; and a weaver's house. Portraits include the Kuba king, the king's retainers, his sons and a weaver.

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Creators:
Osborne, Lilly de Jongh
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 prints and postcards (silver gelatin)
1 color slide
1 postcard (color halftone)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.97-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of Guatemala Indians bearing loads on their backs, a ceremonial greeting in Guatemala City, a Guatemalan businessman on the road to San Felipe, and Lake Atitlan.

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Creators:
Wells, Oliver, 1907-1970
Dates:
ca. July 1964
Size:
2 slides
1 print
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4764
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transparencies of Coast Salish arts and crafts showing items made for an exhibition in Montreal ca. 1964; and a photograph of a goat-hair blanket made by Mrs [Lorengelto ?], belonging to Mr Wells, and dated 1964.

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Creators:
Powell, Peter John, Father
Dates:
July 1962; July 1964
Size:
264 items (ca. 264 prints)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4850
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Relates to the Northern Cheyenne Sun Dance, Lame Deer Montana, July 1962 and July 1964. There are 5 albums of 1962 photos and 3 albums of 1964 photos. List of captions by Father Powell also filed in albums.

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Creators:
Belden, George P. (George Pfauts), 1844?-1871
Dates:
January 1, 1868
Size:
146 items (ca. pages ca. 146 pages)
1 map
Collection ID:
NAA.MS914
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes profile map of road from Fort Smith to Fort Phil. Kearney with Crow names, 2 pages and letter from Belden to Joseph Henry, Autograph letter signed, October 25, 1868, 1 page transmitting dictionary.

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Creators:
Aymé, Louis Henri, 1855-1912
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
December 9, 1884
Size:
14 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1201
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns archaeological field work in the area of the Monte Alban ruins in Oaxaca. Letter written by Ayme in Oaxaca describes his excavations in three areas. The first at an hacienda called Nazarene, at the foot of Monte Alban; a second along a river bank, one mile west of the hacienda, and a third just north of the Oaxaca road, a mile east of Naza...

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