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Haitian Mermaid # 2

Artist:
Michael Cummings, born Los Angeles, CA 1945  Search this
Medium:
machine pieced, quilted, and appliquéd commercial and hand-dyed cotton, synthetic and antique fabrics, found objects, sequins, and beads
Dimensions:
76 × 78 1/4 × 1 1/8 in. (193.0 × 198.8 × 2.9 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Quilt
Crafts
Date:
1996
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Animal\bird  Search this
Animal\fish  Search this
Waterscape\sea  Search this
Ethnic\Haitian  Search this
Fantasy\mermaid  Search this
Object\flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dorothy Dent Goodson
Object number:
2002.59
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2002.59

Haitian Market [collage] / (photographed by Walter Rosenblum)

Artist:
Gottlieb, Harry 1895-1992  Search this
Photographer:
Rosenblum, Walter 1919-2006  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1963
Topic:
Occupation--Vendor  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Image number:
ROS R0002904
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_132353

Haitian piano [sound recording] / played by Fabre Duroseau

Performer:
Duroseau, Fabre  Search this
Duroseau, A. L.  Search this
Duroseau, E.  Search this
Recorder:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 10 in
Culture:
Haitians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Haiti
Date:
1952
Topic:
Piano music  Search this
Dance music  Search this
Local number:
FW06837
Folkways 6837
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232559

Life In a Haitian Valley Film Study 1934

Creator:
Herskovits, Melville J (Melville Jean) 1895-1963  Search this
Herskovits, Frances S (Frances Shapiro) 1897-  Search this
Physical description:
1,400 feet (52 minutes) silent b&w film/video
Culture:
Haitians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Pictures of saints (233-240 roll 3)
Place:
Mirebalais, Haiti
Haiti
Caribbean
Date:
1934
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Marketing--market women--transportation of produce to market (38-107, 127-200 roll 1)  Search this
Marketing--mode of produce transportation--donkey--baskets, loads on head (38-200 roll 1)  Search this
Markets--peasants--market women selling--makeshift enclosures (227-330 roll 1)  Search this
Dwellings--field shelters--thatch--wattle and daub (1-33 roll 2)  Search this
Agriculture--tillage--men hoeing fields--women planting seed(40-121 roll 2)  Search this
Agriculture--tillage--use of hoe on tropical soils--African retention  Search this
Cooking--yard context--fire hearths--utensils--woman tending pots (122-144 roll 2)  Search this
Agriculture--tillage--communal labor for clearing field--"combite" (149-243 roll 2)  Search this
Drumming--tillage, rhythmic accompaniment to--"combite" (157-243 roll 2)  Search this
Music--palliative to work--"combite" (157-243 roll 2)  Search this
Cordage--braiding fiber cordage--lashings for drumheads (301-385 roll 2)  Search this
Musical instruments--drummaking--three-part vodum drum ensemble(1-72 roll 3)  Search this
Ritual--libations--drums--baptising the vodun drums (64-80, 185-199 roll 3)  Search this
Ritual--religious practices--drawing "veve" around tree (201-225 roll 3)  Search this
Ritual--religious practices--vodun altar--candles  Search this
Ritual--religious practices--vodun altar--flagwaving--dancing--prostration--houngan twirling woman (241-301 roll 3)  Search this
Dancing--demonstration--man illustrating dance steps--kinesics (1-80 roll 4)  Search this
Communication--gestures--two men talking (81-121 roll 4)  Search this
Games--gambling--men playing "wari" streetside--African retentions (122-201 roll 4)  Search this
Music--drumming--vodun  Search this
Musical instruments--snare and drum (211-216 roll 4)  Search this
Musical instruments--hoe blade and metal snare--accompaniment to drums (249-52 roll 4)  Search this
Communication--gestures--kinesics--two elite males (283-322 roll 4)  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1977.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives FC:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218198

U.S.A. Dishonor and Disrespect (Haitian Interdiction 1981 to 1994)

Artist:
Eric Avery, born Milwaukee, WI 1948  Search this
Medium:
color linocut on paper
Dimensions:
46 1/2 x 34 3/4 in. (118.1 x 88.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1990
Topic:
Disaster\shipwreck  Search this
Animal\fish\shark  Search this
Travel\water\boat  Search this
Ethnic\Haitian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tom and Judy Brody
Object number:
2010.37.2
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2010.37.2

Haitian Girls [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Kroll, Leon 1884-1974  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group--Female  Search this
Figure group--Nude  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0034089
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_34090

Three Haitian Children [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Biddle, George 1885-1973  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1954
Topic:
Figure group--Child  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Children  Search this
Recreation--Church--Prayer  Search this
Landscape--Water  Search this
Landscape--Haiti  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0043887
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_43888

Haitian Solenodon

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4x5;
Type:
Glass negatives
Date:
1910
Circa 1910
Local number:
SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-2034]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_382689

Haitian Solenodon

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4x5;
Type:
Glass negatives
Date:
1910
Circa 1910
Local number:
SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-2035]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_382690

Haitian Mothers and Children [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Biddle, George 1885-1973  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1954
Topic:
Ethnic  Search this
Figure group--Female & Child  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Motherhood  Search this
Landscape--Haiti  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0043883
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_43884

Haitian Drum

Medium:
hide wood string
Type:
drum
Accession Number:
1995.0038.0002
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Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:acm_1995.0038.0002
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Haitian Coin

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm; 13/16 in
Object Name:
coin
ID Number:
1981.0296.1666
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1666
Accession number:
1981.0296
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382700
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Haitian Coin

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm; 13/16 in
Object Name:
coin
ID Number:
1981.0296.1667
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1667
Accession number:
1981.0296
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382701
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Haitian Solenodon

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5x7;
Type:
Glass negatives
Date:
1910
Local number:
SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0234]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_382069

Haitian Solenodon

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5x7;
Type:
Glass negatives
Date:
1910
Local number:
SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0366]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_382191

Seated Woman in Haitian Landscape [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Biddle, George 1885-1973  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1955
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Figure female--Elderly  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Landscape--Haiti  Search this
Landscape--Farm  Search this
Animal--Pig  Search this
Animal--Bird--Chicken  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--Hut  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0043812
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_43813

Phyllis Diller’s Gag File

Manufacturer:
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 40 in x 17 1/4 in; 121.92 cm x 101.6 cm x 43.815 cm
Object Name:
file
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1962 - 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.01.01
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.01.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218385
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Haitian dances [sound recording] / played by Frantz Casseus, guitar

Performer:
Casséus, Frantz  Search this
Recorder:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Commentator:
Capraro, Carol  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 10 in
Culture:
Haiti Songs and music  Search this
Haitians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Haiti
Date:
1954
Topic:
World music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Folk dance music  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 6822
Folkways 822
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232545

Haitian Friends

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5188, Frame 655-688
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1957-1963
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Rockwell Kent papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref1706

Button, Haitian Military

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Copper Alloy Plating
Solder
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Height): 2.5 × 1.6cm (1 × 5/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Haiti
Credit Line:
Donated by Mr. Howard A. Zeimer
Inventory Number:
A19640676115
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19640676115
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