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"American Folklore"

Collection Creator:
Orange Bowl Committee  Search this
Container:
Box 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Orange Bowl Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Orange Bowl Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1191-ref2311

China’s Dinosaur Folklore

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 04 Jan 2012 16:32:52 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_02020d764f5ad9c8751a0a6de215dc09

Tehuelche folklore

Creator:
Wolf, G.  Search this
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942  Search this
Linton, Ralph, 1893-1953  Search this
Extent:
103 Pages
Culture:
Tehuelche -- Folklore  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
ca. 1923
Scope and Contents:
Two set of folk tales in Tehuelche with English translations. Also includes a letter from Wolf to Franz Boas and transmittal and acknowledgement letters exchanged between Ralph Linton and Boas's secretary.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7592
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7592, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7592
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7592

Folklore / von Karl Knortz ; mit dem Anhange, Amerikanische Kinderreime

Author:
Knortz, Karl 1841-1918  Search this
Physical description:
87 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
United States
New York (State)
Indiana
Date:
1896
Topic:
Folklore  Search this
Call number:
GR105 .K72 1896
GR105.K72 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_355487

Trobriand Folklore Index

Collection Creator:
Leach, Jerry W. (Jerry Wayne)  Search this
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
Undated
Collection Restrictions:
The Jerry W. Leach Trobriand papers and sound recordings are open for research.
Collection Rights:
Contact repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Jerry W. Leach Trobriand papers and sound recordings, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Jerry W. Leach Trobriand papers and sound recordings
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-1988-38-ref11

Moldova folklore and texts

Collection Creator:
Rankin, Robert Louis, 1939-  Search this
Extent:
1 sound tape reel (5 inch)
Container:
Box 51-54, Item 64
Type:
Archival materials
sound tape reels
Date:
1968 May
Collection Restrictions:
The Robert Rankin papers are open for research.

Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.

Computer disks are currently restricted due to preservation concerns.

Access to the Robert Rankin papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Robert Rankin papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Robert Rankin papers
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2014-16-ref87
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The Great Day: a program of original negro folklore

Subject:
Hurston, Zora Neale  Search this
John Golden Theatre  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
1932
Topic:
Folklore  Search this
Theatrical productions  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7929
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Prentiss Taylor papers, 1885-1991
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7929
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6c American Folklore plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1357
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (yellow, deep yellow, maroon & black) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
July 5, 1968
Object number:
0.283370.100
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.283370.100

6c American Folklore plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1370
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
March 12, 1969
Object number:
0.288735.50
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.288735.50

Monrovia Liberia's folklore, national feast

Creator:
Masri Studio (Monrovia)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1 LB
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Liberia
Liberia, -- Montserrado County, -- Monrovia
Date:
circa 1970
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "N⁰ 131 Monrovia / Liberia's Folklore, National Feast. / Folklore de Liberia, Fête Nationale / Volkskunde von Liberia, Volksfert."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Masri Studio - Monrovia (Liberia) / Broad Street P.O. Box 741 / Prohibida la reproduction - Depósito Legal B. 27409-XIII / Postales Escudo de Oro / Ediciones [FISA] Piqué, 4 - Barcelona / Impreso en España - Printed in Spain."
Manuscript on adhesive label on verso reads: "Abrams."
Local Numbers:
EEPA LB-08-03
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Dance  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA LB 2012-001-1206
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5450

Monrovia Liberia's folklore, national feast

Creator:
Masri Studio (Monrovia)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1 LB
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Liberia
Liberia, -- Montserrado County, -- Monrovia
Date:
circa 1970
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "N⁰ 135 Monrovia / Liberia's Folklore, National Feast. / Folklore de Liberia, Fête Nationale / Volkskunde von Liberia, Volksfert."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Masri Studio - Monrovia (Liberia) / Broad Street P.O. Box 741 / Prohibida la reproduction - Depósito Legal B. 27409-XIII / Postales Escudo de Oro / Ediciones [FISA] Piqué, 4 - Barcelona / Impreso en España - Printed in Spain."
Manuscript on adhesive label on verso reads: "Abrams."
Local Numbers:
EEPA LB-08-04
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Dance  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA LB 2012-001-1207
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5451

Monrovia Liberia's folklore, national feast

Creator:
Masri Studio (Monrovia)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 10 x 15 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1 LB
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Liberia
Liberia, -- Montserrado County, -- Monrovia
Date:
circa 1970
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "N⁰ 139 Monrovia / Liberia's Folklore, National Feast. / Folklore de Liberia, Fête Nationale / Volkskunde von Liberia, Volksfert."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Masri Studio - Monrovia (Liberia) / Broad Street P.O. Box 741 / Prohibida la reproduction - Depósito Legal B. 27409-XIII / Postales Escudo de Oro / Ediciones [FISA] Piqué, 4 - Barcelona / Impreso en España - Printed in Spain."
Manuscript on adhesive label on verso reads: "Abrams."
Local Numbers:
EEPA LB-08-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Dance  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA LB 2012-001-1205
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African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref5449

Nebraska, Nebraska Folklore: Pioneer Recollections

Collection Creator:
Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960  Search this
Container:
Reel 5289, Frame 1336-1349
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Holger Cahill 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:
Holger Cahill papers, 1910-1993, bulk 1910-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Holger Cahill papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cahiholg-ref398

Bibliographies - Miscellaneous folk music and folklore

Collection Source:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Collector:
Odell, Scott, 1935-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 40
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
File includes lists and bibliographies by subject
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact the archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
J. Scott Odell folk music collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
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J. Scott Odell folk music collection
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-odel-ref65

Izzy Young at the Folklore Center

Collection Photographer:
Davies, Diana, 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 contact sheet (black and white)
1 folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
contact sheets
Date:
early 1960s
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Permission for the duplication or publication of items in the Diana Davies Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archives staff for further information.
Collection Citation:
Diana Davies photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.DAVIE, File FP-DAVI-BWNE-0356A
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Diana Davies photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-davie-ref655

Izzy Young at the Folklore Center

Collection Photographer:
Davies, Diana, 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
1 contact sheet (black and white)
Type:
Archival materials
contact sheets
Date:
early 1960s
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Permission for the duplication or publication of items in the Diana Davies Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archives staff for further information.
Collection Citation:
Diana Davies photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.DAVIE, File FP-DAVI-BWNE-0356B
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Diana Davies photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-davie-ref656

...1.--Songs of the Helcucka society; 2.--A Teton Dakota ghost story; 3.--Ponka stories; 4.--Abstracts of Ponka and Omaha myths / by Rev. J. Owen Dorsey

Author:
Dorsey, James Owen 1848-1895  Search this
Physical description:
[14p.] p. 65-78 ; 27cm
Type:
Folklore
Date:
1888
[1888]
Topic:
Folklore, Indian  Search this
Call number:
E98.F6 D718 1988
E98.F6D718 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_373976

The Masai : their language and folklore / by A.C. Hollis; with introduction by Sir Charles Eliot

Author:
Hollis, Alfred Claud Sir 1874-  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 359, [28] leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill., map ; 23 cm
Type:
Folklore
Date:
1905
Topic:
Maasai language  Search this
Maasai (African people)  Search this
Mythology, Maasai  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_791876

MS 411 Folklore notes, and medicine

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
44 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1897
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Prevention of smallpox, scarlatina, and other contagious diseases; ku-ne' -hra-ye-nen; ka-ne-sen'-the; na't-ken-hya'-ks-ru-nrn-hru'; Tree of language (Tuscarora); Fire; Cats; Medicine notes; John Foxe's seventy dollar medicine; child bed; diarrhea; dropsy; black jaundice; asthma; love potion; age of puberty; A-ku-tren'-we; A-tu-ta-ho'.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 411
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Medicine -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 411, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS411
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms411

Bombus unidentified

Collector:
C. V. Reichart  Search this
Preparation:
Pinned
Prep Count:
1
Stage:
Adult
Place:
Folklore Museum, Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Collection Date:
23 Aug 1984
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Taxonomy:
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apidae Apinae
Published Name:
Bombus unidentified
Barcode:
USNMENT01050123
USNM Number:
USNMENT1050123
See more items in:
Specimen Inventory
Entomology
Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_11394993
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