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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1999 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 23-July 4, 1999
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1999
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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Moses Moon Civil Rights Movement Audio Collection
Creators:
McNamara, Norris
Moon, Moses
Dates:
1963-1964
Size:
4 Cubic feet (18 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0556
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Recorded by Moses Moon (known at the time as Alan Ribback) and assisted by Norris McNamara during 1963 and 1964, the collection includes audio recordings of interviews with civil rights leaders and participants as well as free-style recordings of mass meetings, voter registration events, and other gatherings organized by Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). This collection provides a mostly unfiltered documentation of significant moments in the civil rights movement.

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Oral history interview with Larry Rivers
Creators:
Rivers, Larry, 1925-2002
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1968 November 2
Size:
15 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rivers68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Larry Rivers conducted 1968 November 2, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Rivers speaks of his background and early interests in music and art; his U.S. Army experience; studying with Hans Hofmann; development of his artistic ability; Edwin Denby and his films; the future of his …

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Rhythm
Creators:
St. Catherine Press
Dates:
1911-1913
Size:
2 Volumes (ill., 27 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.stcathpr
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Carlos Villa at the Farm [videorecording]
Creators:
Speyer, Lars, 1925-2007
Dates:
1980
Size:
1 Videocassette
Collection ID:
AAA.speylars
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A U-matic videocassette recording of Carlos Villa's performance art at his farm in San Francisco, California, recorded by Lars Speyer. The recording includes rhythmic music and still frames, incorporating bones and elements from the farm as Villa applies paint to his body and rolls on a paper canvas. A man …

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Film of Nigeria
Dates:
circa 1960
Size:
1 Film reel (14 minutes, color silent; 497 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1999.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film documents a celebration of Nigerian independence attended by British royalty (possibly Queen Elizabeth). Pageantry includes processions of various leaders and their tribal members and dances. Film also includes street scenes in Lagos with a parade of Catholics and Protestants adults and children, school children in their uniforms, a …

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Letters to Clara Hendrick
Creators:
Nagler, Edith Kroger, 1890-1986
Dates:
1976-1980
Size:
6 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.nagledit
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Nagler discusses her vacations, music, her grandchildren, the Valley House Gallery, and her husband, painter Fred Nagler.

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Oral history interview with Leo Rabkin
Creators:
Rabkin, Leo
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1968 Dec. 4
Size:
97 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rabkin68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Leo Rabkin conducted 1968 Dec. 4, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Rabkin speaks of his youth in Cincinnati in a Russian-Jewish family; his early study of music; teaching; his watercolor techniques; prints on plastic; the importance of the box in his life; his concern with …

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Oral history interview with Jim Dine
Creators:
Dine, Jim, 1935-
Hooton, Bruce Duff, 1928-
Dates:
1965 February 26
Size:
12 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.dine65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of James Dine conducted 1965 February 26, by Bruce Hooton, for the Archives of American Art. Dine speaks of his education; exhibitions of his work; competition among artists; his interest in Flemish painting; poetry, music and dance; Allan Kaprow and happenings; his use of "found objects"; and his carpentry. He recalls …

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Okefinokee Swamp
Creators:
Harper, Francis, 1886-1972
Dates:
circa 1929
Size:
2 Film reels (black-and-white silent; 1,551 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1982.04
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot of a settlement near the Okefinokee Swamp before the inhabitants were moved to make way for a Works Progress Administration project. Footage includes shots of settlers engaged in agriculture, logging, and domestic activities and wildlife. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology …

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