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Construction

Collection Creator:
Greene, Balcomb, 1904-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 50
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1947
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Balcomb and Gertrude Greene 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:
Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers, circa 1880-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Pottery Construction

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1967
Scope and Contents:
Pottery construction, Dodowa, Ghana, 1967. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Pottery  Search this
Artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091631
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref1009

Road construction

Collection Creator:
Aspaas, Hans  Search this
Aspaas, Ralph  Search this
Extent:
1 nitrate negative
Container:
Box 3 (Nitrate film negatives: N47188 - N47225, N47232 - N47276, N47343 - N47354, N47358 - N47362, N47365)
Culture:
Jicarilla Apache  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Nitrate negatives
Date:
circa 1900-1910
Scope and Contents:
Photograph depicting men walking a long line of horses pulling gear for road construction on the Jicarilla Apache Reservation in Dulce, New Mexico. This photograph was probably shot by either Ralph Aspaas or his brother Hans Aspaas circa 1900-1910.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Thursday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadcast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Ralph Aspaas collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.086, Item N47209
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
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Road construction

Collection Creator:
Aspaas, Hans  Search this
Aspaas, Ralph  Search this
Extent:
1 nitrate negative
Container:
Box 3 (Nitrate film negatives: N47188 - N47225, N47232 - N47276, N47343 - N47354, N47358 - N47362, N47365)
Culture:
Jicarilla Apache  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Nitrate negatives
Date:
circa 1900-1910
Scope and Contents:
Photograph depicting men walking a long line of horses pulling gear for road construction on the Jicarilla Apache Reservation in Dulce, New Mexico. This photograph was probably shot by either Ralph Aspaas or his brother Hans Aspaas circa 1900-1910.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Thursday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadcast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Ralph Aspaas collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.086, Item N47208
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Ralph Aspaas collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
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Road construction

Collection Creator:
Aspaas, Hans  Search this
Aspaas, Ralph  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Box 4 (Photo album: P32917-P32940)
Culture:
Jicarilla Apache  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
circa 1907-1910
Scope and Contents:
Photograph depicting men walking a long line of horses pulling gear for road construction on the Jicarilla Apache Reservation in Dulce, New Mexico. This photograph was probably shot by either Ralph Aspaas or his brother Hans Aspaas circa 1907-1910.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Thursday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadcast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Ralph Aspaas collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.086, Item P32938
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Ralph Aspaas collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
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Construction Records

Creator::
United States National Museum  Search this
Extent:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1905-1909
Descriptive Entry:
These records were sampled from a larger body of records related to construction of the National Museum Building (now the Natural History Building) between 1903 and 1911.
Topic:
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Buildings -- Maintenance  Search this
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 187, United States National Museum, Construction Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 187
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Construction Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0187

Construction Slides

Creator::
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Color transparencies
Date:
1983-1989
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of original slides documenting the construction of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in the Quadrangle Building. The slides include views of the Gallery's exterior and interior construction; interior halls, offices, and passageways; plans and elevations; and garden landscape.
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Buildings -- Maintenance  Search this
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Art, Asian  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-083, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Construction Slides
Identifier:
Accession 02-083
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Construction Slides
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa02-083

Construction Records

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution, Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Extent:
boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newspapers
Drawings
Floor plans
Ephemera
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Videodiscs
Date:
1983-1993
Descriptive Entry:
These records document the construction of the visitor information center located inside the Smithsonian Institution building when it was renovated. The visitor center underwent a radical redesign that incorporated interactive components including touch screen maps, laserdisc presentations, new theater programs, electronic maps of the mall and surrounding sites and a shop. Video and laserdisc programs were produced by the Office of Telecommunications (OTC) and included the video "Guide to the Smithsonian." Records relating to the renovation include references to the redesign and or repair of interior spaces, exterior features, and landscaping. The records were created and maintained by Mary Grace Potter, Director, 1971-2002. Materials include clippings, proposals, financial records, floor plans, architectural drawings, laserdiscs, videotapes, scripts, translations, signage designs, and awards.
Topic:
Guide to the Smithsonian (Documentary film)  Search this
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects.  Search this
Museums -- Membership.  Search this
Museums -- Public relations.  Search this
Museum visitors  Search this
Visitors' centers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newspapers
Drawings
Floor plans
Ephemera
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Videodiscs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-169, Smithsonian Institution, Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Construction Records
Identifier:
Accession 02-169
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Construction Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa02-169

Photographs of Construction

Collection Creator:
Bowditch, Nancy Douglas  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 55
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1971 August-November
Collection Restrictions:
Use of originals requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Nancy Douglas Bowditch and Brush family 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:
Nancy Douglas Bowditch and Brush family papers, circa 1860-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Photographs of construction

Collection Creator:
Breuer, Marcel, 1902-  Search this
Container:
Box 34, Reel 5737, Frame 1015
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm for this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Marcel Breuer 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:
Marcel Breuer papers, 1920-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marcel Breuer papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-breumarc-ref2273

Furniture Construction Essay

Collection Creator:
De Forest, Lockwood, 1850-1932  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1900-circa 1910
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Lockwood de Forest 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:
Lockwood de Forest papers, 1858-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lockwood de Forest papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-defolock-ref102

Photos of Construction

Collection Creator:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 45
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1936-1941
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original papers requires an appointment. Access to audiovisual recording with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Ben Shahn 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:
Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ben Shahn papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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House and Studio Construction

Collection Creator:
Wood, Beatrice  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1973
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Beatrice Wood 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:
Beatrice Wood papers, 1906-1998, bulk 1930-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Beatrice Wood papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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Photographs of construction

Collection Creator:
Breuer, Marcel, 1902-  Search this
Extent:
11 Folders
Container:
Box 18, Reel 5728, Frame 169-332
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
(includes photo of Breuer on the construction site)
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm for this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Marcel Breuer 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:
Marcel Breuer papers, 1920-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marcel Breuer papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-breumarc-ref1082

Shai Pottery Construction Techniques

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Shai (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1967
Scope and Contents:
Shai pottery construction techniques, Dodowa, Ghana, 1967. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Pottery  Search this
Artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091625
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref1004

Shai Pottery Construction

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Shai (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1967
Scope and Contents:
Shai pottery construction, Dodowa, Ghana, 1967(?). Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Pottery  Search this
Artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091636
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref1014

Volta Dam Construction

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1965
Scope and Contents:
Volta Dam construction, Ghana, January 1965. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091712
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref1074

Volta Dam Construction

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1965
Scope and Contents:
Volta Dam construction, Ghana, January 1965. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091713
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref1075

Volta Dam Construction

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1965
Scope and Contents:
Volta Dam construction, Ghana, January 1965. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091714
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref1076

Volta Dam Construction

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1965
Scope and Contents:
Volta Dam construction, Ghana, January 1965. Photographed by Roy Sieber.
General:
Title source: provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091715
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref1077

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