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Oral history interview with Mark Peiser, 2004 February 26

Interviewee:
Peiser, Mark, 1938-  Search this
Interviewer:
Halem, Henry, 1938-  Search this
Subject:
Dreisbach, Fritz  Search this
Littleton, Harvey K.  Search this
Brown, William J. (William Joseph)  Search this
Bernstein, William  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Glass Art Society  Search this
Penland School of Crafts  Search this
Purdue University  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Illinois Institute of Technology.Institute of Design  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Glass artists  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Glass art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13040
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)247259
AAA_collcode_peiser04
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_247259
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Twelve Anniversaries and Events Worth Traveling for in 2020

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Lectures
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:50:45 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_acafd53c6b59caf0d664ea794abb13e4

Wine vessel (fangyi) with lid

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 23 x 10.4 x 13 cm (9 1/16 x 4 1/8 x 5 1/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-1250 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — funds provided by Mr. T. T. Tsui, Hong Kong and the Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1991.3a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1991.3a-c
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Waste Paper to Package

Designer:
Herbert Bayer, American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985  Search this
Client:
Container Corporation of America, Chicago, Illinois, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on glossy white paper
Type:
graphic design
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1943
Credit Line:
Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors
Accession Number:
2016-54-37
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-54-37
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Waste paper to package

Designer:
Herbert Bayer, American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985  Search this
Client:
Container Corporation of America, Chicago, Illinois, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on white paper
Type:
graphic design
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1943
Credit Line:
Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors
Accession Number:
2016-54-51
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-54-51
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Fire Steals

Designer:
Herbert Bayer, American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985  Search this
Client:
Container Corporation of America, Chicago, Illinois, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on white paper
Type:
graphic design
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1942
Credit Line:
Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors
Accession Number:
2016-54-52
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-54-52
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Paper That Goes to War Is Paper That Wasn't Burned

Designer:
Herbert Bayer, American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985  Search this
Client:
Container Corporation of America, Chicago, Illinois, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on white paper
Type:
graphic design
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1942
Credit Line:
Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors
Accession Number:
2016-54-53
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-54-53
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Diary, 1865

Collection name:
William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927
Physical Description:
1 diary
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 20 Folder 1
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Diary
Place:
British Columbia
Washington
Canada
United States
Date Range:
1865
Start Date:
18650101
End Date:
18651231
Accession #:
SIA RU007073
Access Information:
Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu.
See more records from this collection:
William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927
See more records associated with this person:
Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927
See more records associated with this expedition:
Western Union Telegraph Expedition (1865-1867)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI517
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  • View Diary, 1865 digital asset number 1
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Whitney Halstead photograph collection of indigenous art

Creator:
Halstead, Whitney (collector and photographer)  Search this
Names:
British Museum, collector and photographer  Search this
Field Museum of Natural History, collector and photographer  Search this
Laboratory of Anthropology (Museum of New Mexico)  Search this
Nampeyo, ca. 1856-1942  Search this
Pushruk, Anthony Eskimo  Search this
Extent:
27 Negatives (acetate)
140 Prints (silver gelatin (including proof sheets of contact prints))
1 Print (albumen)
11 copy prints
Culture:
Peruvians  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Eskimos  Search this
Wichita Indians  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Tewa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Pueblo Indians  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Negatives
Prints
Copy prints
Place:
Benin (Kingdom)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs documenting pottery and pottery designs from historic Pueblo groups and archeological sites, including Nampeyo pottery and an image of Maria Martinez of San Ildefonso and examples of her pottery. There are also some photographs that depict a pueblo, Southwest landscapes, cliff dwellings, rock art, craftspeople, and dwellings, mostly relating to Southwest Indians, Peruvians, and Australian aborigines. The collection includes images of artifacts in the collections of the Chicago Natural History Museum, Field Museum, British Museum, University of Illinois, Santa Fe Laboratory of Anthropology, and Paul Pearson collection. Notes and notices relating to publication are also available with the collection.
Biographical/Historical note:
Whitney Halstead (1926-1979) was an art historian and artist. He acquired his BFA and MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where he became Chairman of the Division of Fine Arts in 1967. He also worked as an assistant in the Field Museum's anthropology department and wrote art history publications.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 89-43
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The Archives of American Art holds Whitney Halstead's papers.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Copy prints of photographs or photographs of objects held by Chicago Natural History Museum, Field Museum of Natural History, British Museum, University of Illinois, and Santa Fe Laboratory of Anthropology cannot be copied. Copies or permission must be obtained from these repositories.
Topic:
Pottery  Search this
Kachinas  Search this
Camps  Search this
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Cliff-dwellings  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Baskets  Search this
Masks  Search this
Spinning  Search this
Dwellings  Search this
Citation:
Photo Lot 89-43, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-43
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-89-43

Hudsonius fluviatilis

Collector:
Spencer F. Baird  Search this
Prep Count:
1
1
6
Preparation:
Dry Osteological Specimen
Ledger Image
Photograph
Place:
Chicago Harbor, Lake Mich., Illinois, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Ostariophysi, Cypriniformes, Cyprinidae
Published Name:
Hudsonius fluviatilis
Other Numbers:
Mammals Catalog Number : 2635
USNM Number:
14
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5000010
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Zaleptopygus obereae

Collector:
[Not Stated]  Search this
Place:
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Insecta, Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae
Published Name:
Zaleptopygus obereae Viereck
Barcode:
USNMENT01524596
Other Numbers:
Inquire SerNum : 71578
USNM Type Number : 13798
USNM Number:
USNMENT1524596
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Inquire Types
Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_9171113
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Paranthrene dollii fasciventris

Collector:
G. P. Engelhardt  Search this
A. Kwiat  Search this
Place:
Chicago; Cicero, Cook, Illinois, United States
Collection Date:
12 Jun 1920
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Insecta, Lepidoptera, Sesiidae
Published Name:
Paranthrene dollii fasciventris Neumoegen, 1946
Barcode:
USNMENT01238511
Other Numbers:
Inquire SerNum : 89231
USNM Type Number : 56845
USNM Number:
USNMENT1238511
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Entomology Types
Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_9188760
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Zopheroteras sphaerula

Collector:
[Not Stated]  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Pinned
Sex:
Female
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 68 (2611): 56.
Type Status:
Syntype
Place:
Banks of the Chicago River, 4 miles west of Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States
Collection Date:
8 Oct 1916
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Insecta, Hymenoptera, Cynipidae
Published Name:
Zopheroteras sphaerula Weld, 1926
Barcode:
USNMENT00802342
Other Numbers:
Inquire SerNum : 74061
USNM Type Number : 27202
USNM Number:
USNMENT802342
See more items in:
Entomology Types
Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_9173646
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Metachroma angusticolle

Collector:
E. Liljeblad  Search this
Preparation:
Pinned
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Blake. 1973. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 75 (4): 410.
Type Status:
Holotype
Place:
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Collection Date:
29 Jun 1911
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Insecta, Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae
Published Name:
Metachroma angusticolle Blake, 1973
Barcode:
USNMENT00871675
Other Numbers:
Inquire SerNum : 39971
USNM Type Number : 72241
USNM Number:
USNMENT871675
See more items in:
Entomology Types
Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_9139566
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Diastrophus smilacis

Collector:
J. Arthur  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Pinned
Sex:
Female
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 19 (1102): 135.
Type Status:
Syntype
Place:
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Collection Date:
5 Jan 1884
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Insecta, Hymenoptera, Cynipidae, Cynipinae
Published Name:
Diastrophus smilacis Ashmead, 1897
Barcode:
USNMENT00802335
Other Numbers:
Inquire SerNum : 69864
USNM Type Number : 3096
USNM Number:
USNMENT802335
See more items in:
Entomology Types
Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_9169448
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Anemone canadensis

Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
ex herb. Henry Homes Babcock  Search this
Place:
Chicago., Illinois, United States, North America
Common name:
Canadian anemone
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ranunculales Ranunculaceae
Published Name:
Anemone canadensis
Barcode:
03671571
USNM Number:
786922
See more items in:
Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15132829

Anemone canadensis

Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Henry H. Babcock  Search this
Place:
Chicago., Illinois, United States, North America
Collection Date:
3 Jun 1874
Common name:
Canadian anemone
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ranunculales Ranunculaceae
Published Name:
Anemone canadensis
Barcode:
03671578
USNM Number:
614
See more items in:
Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15160837

Cakile edentula (Bigelow) Hook. var. edentula

Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
E. Lucy Braun  Search this
Place:
Windsor Park, Chicago, Ill., Illinois, United States, North America
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 8/8/12
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Capparales Brassicaceae
Published Name:
Cakile edentula (Bigelow) Hook. var. edentula
Barcode:
03583828
USNM Number:
2713713
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15193639

Cakile edentula (Bigelow) Hook. var. edentula

Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
ex herb. Henry Homes Babcock  Search this
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Capparales Brassicaceae
Published Name:
Cakile edentula (Bigelow) Hook. var. edentula
Barcode:
03583819
USNM Number:
787159
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15203839

Cakile edentula (Bigelow) Hook. var. edentula

Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
M. P. Somes  Search this
Place:
Chicago., Illinois, United States, North America
Collection Date:
24 Aug 1909
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Capparales Brassicaceae
Published Name:
Cakile edentula (Bigelow) Hook. var. edentula
Barcode:
03583802
USNM Number:
672385
See more items in:
Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15203914

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