Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
368226 documents - page 1 of 500Result pages are truncated to 500.

Schnella glabra (Jacq.) Dugand

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
M. G. Maza  Search this
Place:
Santiago de Las Vegas, Cuba, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Jul 1914
Common name:
African plume
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Dicotyledonae Dicotyledonae Rosales Rosales Fabaceae Fabaceae Caesalpinioideae Caesalpinioideae
Published Name:
Schnella glabra (Jacq.) Dugand
Bauhinia galpinii
Barcode:
00300787
USNM Number:
694351
See more items in:
Flowering plants and ferns
West Indies Project
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2586047

Senna didymobotrya

Microhabitat Description:
Along road  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
40 - Indian Subcontinent  Search this
Collector:
R. H. Maxwell  Search this
Anthony H. Jayasuriya  Search this
Place:
Near pussellawa on a5, between culverts 23/11 and 23/13, Kandy Dist., Central, Sri Lanka, Asia-Tropical
Collection Date:
19 Jun 1972
Common name:
African senna
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Caesalpinioideae
Published Name:
Senna didymobotrya
Barcode:
00342453
USNM Number:
2720950
See more items in:
Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2556735

Schnella glabra (Jacq.) Dugand

Microhabitat Description:
Rocky ground  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Allen H. Curtiss  Search this
Place:
Near san antonio de los banos, La Habana, Cuba, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
2 Feb 1905
Common name:
African plume
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Dicotyledonae Dicotyledonae Rosales Rosales Fabaceae Fabaceae Caesalpinioideae Caesalpinioideae
Published Name:
Schnella glabra (Jacq.) Dugand
Bauhinia galpinii
Barcode:
00300789
USNM Number:
522249
See more items in:
Flowering plants and ferns
West Indies Project
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2598813

South-African butterflies : a monograph of the extra-tropical species / by Roland Trimen ; assisted by James Henry Bowker

Title:
Trimen's South African butterflies
Author:
Trimen, Roland 1840-1916  Search this
Bowker, James Henry  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Inscriber:
Trimen, Roland 1840-1916 DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Manley, Margherita E. DSI  Search this
Selous, Frederick Courteney 1851-1917 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 v., [13] leaves of plates, [1] folded leaf : col. ill., map ; 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa, Southern
Date:
1887
1889
1887-89
Topic:
Butterflies  Search this
Call number:
QL557 .T83 1887
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_785477

Senna didymobotrya

Biogeographical Region:
25 - East Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Edmund Heller  Search this
Place:
British East Africa., Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
9 Aug 1910
Common name:
African senna
matarro huasca
manatapat
cassia
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Dicotyledonae Dicotyledonae Rosales Rosales Fabaceae Fabaceae Caesalpinioideae Caesalpinioideae
Published Name:
Senna didymobotrya
Cassia sp.
Barcode:
01234825
USNM Number:
1051752
See more items in:
Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11292149

Life, wanderings, and labours in Eastern Africa : with an account of the first successful ascent of the equatorial snow mountain, Kilima Njaro, and remarks upon East African slavery / by Charles New

Author:
New, Charles 1840-1875  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Morgan, John Charles DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xii p., 525, [12] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill., port., map ; 21 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa, East
Date:
1873
Topic:
Missions  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_782905

African Diaspora

Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1976
Topic:
African diaspora  Search this
Call number:
N1 .A258
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_670094

African film festival

Author:
Mulcaire, Thomas  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
New York African Film Festival (5th : 1999)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2000
Topic:
Motion pictures, African  Search this
African film festivals  Search this
Call number:
NX1 .N737
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_681624

African and African American art : an African American legacy

Author:
Gaither, Edmund B  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2004
Topic:
African American art--African influences  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Call number:
NB1091.65 .A77 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_779743

Contemporary African art

Author:
Casey, David M  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1974
20th century
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Call number:
N1 .A258
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_557346

African sculptures

Author:
Schumacher, Mary Jane  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Museum of International Folk Art (N.M.)  Search this
Girard Foundation Art collections  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
New Mexico
Santa Fe
Date:
1983
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
African art collections  Search this
Call number:
F791 .P153
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_683690

Conceptualizing Afro-American/African relations : implications for African diaspora studies

Author:
Uya, Okon Edet  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1982
Topic:
African Americans--Relations with Africans  Search this
African diaspora--Research  Search this
Call number:
DT14 .G56 1982X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_691481

Anthropology and African aesthetics

Author:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, West
Date:
2006
1971
Topic:
Aesthetics, African  Search this
Art and society  Search this
Arts  Search this
Art, African--Appreciation  Search this
Call number:
DT515.45.I33 O885 2006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_975801

Contemporary African artists represented in the National Museum of African Art / compiled in the National Museum of African Art Branch Library, Smithsonian Institution Libraries

Subject:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
3 leaves
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1984
20th century
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Artists--General
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_677568

Die Masken und Geheimbünde Afrikas

Author:
Frobenius, Leo 1873-1938  Search this
Physical description:
278 p. illus. ; 33 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa
Date:
1898
Topic:
Secret societies  Search this
Masks, African  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
GN419.5 .F92 1898
GN419.5.F92 1898
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_369251

African presence in early China

Author:
Brunson, James  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
China
Date:
1985
Topic:
Blacks--History  Search this
Ethnicity--History  Search this
Civilization  Search this
African influences  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .J856
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_694386

Taste for African art

Author:
Meyerowitz, Eva L. R (Eva Lewin Richter) 1899-1994  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
1978
Topic:
Art, African--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Ife art  Search this
Art, Fon  Search this
Art, Yoruba  Search this
Art market  Search this
Collecting African art  Search this
Call number:
N1 .A64
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_670867

African art : the Segy Gallery

Author:
Skinner, Inc  Search this
Segy, Ladislas  Search this
Bolton Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Segy, Ladislas Art collections Catalogs  Search this
Physical description:
[70] p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Date:
1988
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .A252 1988
N7380.5.A252 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_371066

Contemporary African art : 1998 calendar

Subject:
Buraimoh, Jimoh Adetunji 1943-  Search this
Kosrof, Wosene Worke  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 34 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1997
C1997
20th century
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Call number:
N7380 .C66 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_565827

My African neighbors : man, bird, and beast in Nyasaland / by Hans Coudenhove

Author:
Coudenhove, Hans  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Burt, Allen DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 245 p., [6] leaves of plates : front. (port.) ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Malawi
Date:
1925
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Call number:
DT3189 .C69 1925
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_777533

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By