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Toothpicks and logos : design in everyday life / John Heskett

Title:
toothpicks & logos
Author:
Heskett, John  Search this
Physical description:
214 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2002
Topic:
Industrial design--Methodology  Search this
Creative ability in technology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_687380

From Lydenburg to Mafikeng : appropriations of images of the past

Author:
Hall, Martin 1952-  Search this
Davison, Patricia 1944-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1996
Topic:
Appropriation (Art)  Search this
Logos (Symbols)  Search this
Lydenburg terracottas  Search this
Cultural symbols  Search this
Call number:
DT14 .T75 1996X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_680950

Observations sur le papier timbré du comté de Montfort / par Ph. de Bosredon

Author:
Bosredon, Ph. de  Search this
Société historique et archéologique du Périgord  Search this
Physical description:
22 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
France
Date:
1884
Topic:
Postage stamps  Search this
Postal stationery  Search this
Call number:
HE6185.F8 B74 1884
HE6185.F8B74 1884
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_281340

Indigenous and local communities and protected areas : towards equity and enhanced conservation : guidance on policy and practice for co-managed protected areas and community conserved areas / Grazia Borrini-Feyerabend, Ashish Kothari and Gonzalo Oviedo ; with inputs from Marco Bassi ... [et al.]

Author:
Borrini, Grazia  Search this
Kothari, Ashish 1961-  Search this
Oviedo, Gonzalo  Search this
IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas  Search this
University College, Cardiff  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 112 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2004
Topic:
Protected areas--Management  Search this
Protected areas--Management--Citizen participation  Search this
Natural resources conservation areas--Management  Search this
Natural resources conservation areas--Management--Citizen participation  Search this
Indigenous peoples  Search this
Call number:
QH75 .B74 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_789957

Doing research in design / Christopher Crouch and Jane Pearce

Author:
Crouch, Christopher  Search this
Pearce, Jane (Lecturer in education)  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 184 p : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2012
Topic:
Industrial design--Research--Methodology  Search this
Australian  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1013102

Jacques Cousteau letter to Mr. Henry Willard Lende, Jr., dated New York, 15 February 1979

Correspondent:
Cousteau, Jacques 1910-1997  Search this
Former owner:
Lende, H. W. Jr. DSI  Search this
Associated name:
Cousteau Society  Search this
Author:
H.W. Lende, Jr. Manuscript Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) ; 28 cm + 2 autographed labels
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1979
Topic:
Scuba apparatus  Search this
Call number:
MSS 002025 A
Restrictions & Rights:
Use by appointment with Dibner Library staff.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100489

3. A.E.F. Femme Sara

Creator:
Lefevre, photographer  Search this
La Carte Africaine (Paris)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Sara (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
[ca. 1950]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "3. A.E.F.[: Afrique Équatoriale Française] - Femme Sara."
Translated caption reads: "3. French Equatorial Africa - Sara woman."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo Lefevre; «La Carte Africaine», 228, Bd Raspail, Paris 14e / Fabrique en France - Phot. INF. A.E.F. / Reproduction retouchée interdite." Stamp box reads: "Photographie Véritable." Publisher's logo on recto: "L.C.A."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-15
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:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Costume -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  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 CD 2013-001-0406
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1919

15. A.E.F. Femme Sara

Creator:
Carmet, Robert, photographer  Search this
La Carte Africaine (Paris)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Sara (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
[ca. 1950]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "15. A.E.F.[: Afrique Équatoriale Française] - Femme Sara."
Translated caption reads: "15. French Equatorial Africa - Sara woman."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photo Robert Carmet; «La Carte Africaine», 228, Bd Raspail, Paris 14e / Fabrique en France - Phot. INF. A.E.F. / Reproduction retouchée interdite." Stamp box reads: "Photographie Véritable." Publisher's logo on recto: " L.C.A."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-14
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:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  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 CD 2013-001-0407
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1920

124. Tchad Danseur Yakoma

Creator:
Hoa-Qui (Firm)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Yakoma (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Chad
Date:
[ca. 1950]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on verso reads: "124 - Tchad - Danseur Yakoma."
Translated caption reads: "124 - Chad - Yakoma Dancer."
Publisher's logo on recto: "Hoa-Qui."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Libraire «Au Messager» -B.P. 236 - Brazzaville A.E.F. / Reproduction Interdit / Photo Veritable."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CD-20-13
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
Portrait photography -- Africa  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 CD 2013-001-0459
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 10: Chad (CD)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1921

A-B

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Collector:
Johnson, Frederick, 1904-1994  Search this
Churchill, Frank C. (Frank Carroll), 1850-1912  Search this
Davis, Edward H., b. 1862  Search this
Churchill, Clara G.  Search this
Harrington, M. R. (Mark Raymond), 1882-1971  Search this
Harvey, Byron  Search this
Emmons, George Thornton  Search this
Gridley, Marion E. (Marion Eleanor), 1906-1974  Search this
Wildschut, William  Search this
Stiles, William F., 1912-1980  Search this
Verrill, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt), 1871-1954  Search this
Skinner, Alanson, 1886-1925  Search this
Waterman, T. T. (Thomas Talbot), 1885-1936  Search this
Harvey, Fred  Search this
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956  Search this
Lothrop, S. K. (Samuel Kirkland), 1892-1965  Search this
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred), 1879-1965  Search this
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924  Search this
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950  Search this
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956  Search this
Collection Director:
Dockstader, Frederick J.  Search this
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Collection Source:
Force, Roland W.  Search this
Burnett, Edwin K.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1936 - 1955
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 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 the 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); Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation Records, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records / Series 1: Directors / 1.1: George Gustav Heye / 1A.1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref8166
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Advertisement for exhibition, printed on cardboard. [Home Land Photographs by David Goldblatt Opening 6:00 pm Sunday 29 March – Talk 6:00 pm. Wednesday 15 April – Close 11:00 pm Saturday 26 April The Photo Gallery at the Market] Taped to reverse of car...

Names:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 54a
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
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.
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item 1268
See more items in:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection / Series 2: Manuscript Materials / South Africa, Johannesburg Art Gallery
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1998-006-ref17616

Balaenoptera musculus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Franco Banfi  Search this
Steven King  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean  Search this
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Sri Lanka, Asia, Indian Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenopteridae
Published Name:
Balaenoptera musculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR19677
See more items in:
Mammals
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_13344770

Manihot esculenta Crantz

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil  Search this
Collector:
João Murça Pires  Search this
Place:
Vila Nova, Rio Tapajos logo abaixo da Cachoeira Chacorao, 12 km. abaixo da Cachoeirra Capeira, mata do terra firma., Pará, Brazil, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
23 Dec 1951
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Common name:
keptuke, Tabioda
Mandioca
Manioka
Manioka maita
Manioka pukiki
Manioke
Maniota Paka
mendicca
mendioca
moniok
see-lay-see
Singkot Pahit
Tapioca
Tapioca
cassava
tapioca
Mayoke
Yuca
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae
Published Name:
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Barcode:
01305885
USNM Number:
2221189
See more items in:
Flowering plants and ferns
Crowdsourcing Project
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11916243
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Orthopappus angustifolius (Sw.) Gleason

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil North  Search this
Collector:
João Murça Pires  Search this
Place:
Estado do Para. Vila Nova, Rio Tapajos, logo abaixo da Cachoeira Chacorao , 12 km abaixo da Cachoeira Capoeira, mata de terra firme, Pará, Brazil, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
23 Dec 1951
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Cichorioideae
Published Name:
Orthopappus angustifolius (Sw.) Gleason
Barcode:
01637786
USNM Number:
2222358
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12600350

Lepidaploa cotoneaster (Willd. ex Spreng.) H. Rob.

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil  Search this
Collector:
Julio A. Lombardi  Search this
Place:
Parque Estadual do Rio Doce, Marlieria-MG, estrada Salao Dourado-Campolina, logo apos cancela, Brazil, South America
Collection Date:
14 Sep 1997
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Cichorioideae
Published Name:
Lepidaploa cotoneaster (Willd. ex Spreng.) H. Rob.
Barcode:
01629474
USNM Number:
3365653
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12586117

Sonchus oleraceus L.

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil  Search this
Collector:
Julio A. Lombardi  Search this
Place:
Parque Estadual do Rio Doe, Marliéria-MG, estrada Salão Dourado-Campolino, logo após cancela, Brazil, South America
Collection Date:
14 Sep 1997
Common name:
Achicoria
annual sowthistle
common sowthistle
common sow-thistle
Lechugillo
Maarapiti
sow thistle
lechuga gui'xhi
lechuga de monte
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Cichorioideae
Published Name:
Sonchus oleraceus L.
Barcode:
02172429
USNM Number:
3365654
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13062138

Emilia fosbergii Nicolson

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil  Search this
Collector:
Julio A. Lombardi  Search this
Place:
Parque Estadual do Rio Doce, Marliéria-MG, estrada Saláo Dourado-Campolina, logo após cancela, Brazil, South America
Collection Date:
14 Sep 1997
Common name:
Chicore
Florida tasselflower
Tannia Grass
Pompom
Rabbit-meat, Rabbit-feedin
Pincel de Amor
Paint Brush
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Emilia fosbergii Nicolson
Barcode:
01842949
USNM Number:
3365652
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13049504

Ruellia acutangula Nees

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil Southeast  Search this
Collector:
Julio A. Lombardi  Search this
Place:
Marliéria-MG, estrada Salão Dourado-portaria principal, logo após a ponte., Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America
Collection Date:
14 Sep 1997
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Acanthaceae
Published Name:
Ruellia acutangula Nees
Barcode:
02858888
USNM Number:
3374829
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14111031

Cathedra acuminata (Benth.) Miers

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil North  Search this
Collector:
João Murça Pires  Search this
Place:
Vila Nova, Rio Tapajós, logo abaixo da Cachoeira Chacorão, 18 km abaixo da Cachoeira Capoeira, Pará, Brazil, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
23 Dec 1951
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Santalales Olacaceae
Published Name:
Cathedra acuminata (Benth.) Miers
Other Numbers:
Duplicate distribution : IAN; US
Barcode:
01336229
USNM Number:
2221188
See more items in:
Flowering plants and ferns
Reflora Project
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12636372

Anthodon decussatum Ruiz & Pav.

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil  Search this
Collector:
João Murça Pires  Search this
Place:
Vila Nova, Rio Tapajós logo abaixo da Cachoeira Chacorão, 12km abaixo da Cachoeira Capoeira, Brazil, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
21 Dec 1951
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Celastrales Hippocrateaceae
Published Name:
Anthodon decussatum Ruiz & Pav.
Other Numbers:
Duplicate distribution : IAN;
Barcode:
01867475
USNM Number:
2222351
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Flowering plants and ferns
Reflora Project
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12657576

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