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Oral History Program Files, 1973-2000

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Oral History Program  Search this
Subject:
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Smithsonian Videohistory Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Institutional History Division  Search this
Physical description:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Books
Clippings
Transcripts
Floppy disks
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1973
1973-2000
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-010
Restrictions & Rights:
Oral history interviews, such as these, are subject to copyright law. In most cases, the interviewees deeded the intellectual property rights to the Smithsonian, after review and revision of transcripts. In some cases, intellectual property rights were retained in whole or in part. These files contain the unrevised drafts, which all oral history projects keep as a record of the editing done on the transcript. These drafts cannot, however, be used by researchers without the permission of the interviewee or his/her heirs or assigns. Please consult these individual collections for the restriction terms, Transferring office; 11/15/2005 memorandum, Yowell to Henson; Contact reference staff for details
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Oral History Program Files 1973-2000 [Smithsonian Institution Archives Oral History Program]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_259357

NMAAHC Oral History Interview: C.T. Vivian

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-09-27T21:30:40.000Z
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_C84Y59AAGf4

NMAAHC Oral History Interview: Simeon Wright

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-09-27T21:29:30.000Z
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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WatchNMAAHC
YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Atk8gEm9re8

Oral history interview with Nathan Reingold 1973

Interviewee:
Reingold, Nathan 1927-  Search this
Interviewer:
Freilicher, Miriam S  Search this
Deiss, William A  Search this
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Subject:
Reingold, Nathan 1927-  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Seitz, Frederick  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Library of Congress  Search this
National Archives (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 audiotapes (Reference copies). 9 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies)
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Oral history
Date:
1973
Topic:
History of science and technology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009503
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217671

Oral history transcript

Collection Creator:
Joseph Enterprises, Inc. (Location of Meeting--San Francisco, California; )  Search this
Pedott, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2004 September
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Pedott Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Joseph Pedott Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0898-ref24

Oral history transcript

Collection Creator:
Joseph Enterprises, Inc. (Location of Meeting--San Francisco, California; )  Search this
Pedott, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2008 April 16
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Pedott Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Joseph Pedott Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0898-ref88

NMAAHC Oral History Interview: Lawrence Guyot

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-09-27T21:30:52.000Z
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Sx2A0PaBLds

NMAAHC Oral History Interview: Doris Adelaide Derby

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-09-27T21:30:16.000Z
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_w-rfgX_3Rqo

Senate of Scientists Oral History Collection 1975

Creator:
Senate of Scientists Project (National Museum of Natural History)  Search this
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Interviewee:
Boardman, Richard S  Search this
Buzas, Martin A  Search this
Duckworth, W. Donald  Search this
Evans, Clifford 1920-1981  Search this
Gibson, Gordon D (Gordon Davis) 1915-2007  Search this
Hope, W. Duane 1935-  Search this
Kauffman, Erle G (Erle Galen) 1933-  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Riesenberg, Saul H  Search this
Subject:
Riesenberg, Saul H  Search this
Evans, Clifford 1920-1981  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Buzas, Martin A  Search this
Boardman, Richard S  Search this
Duckworth, W. Donald  Search this
Hope, W. Duane 1935-  Search this
Kauffman, Erle G (Erle Galen) 1933-  Search this
Gibson, Gordon D (Gordon Davis) 1915-2007  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Senate of Scientists Project (National Museum of Natural History)  Search this
Physical description:
19 audiotapes (Reference copies). 16 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies)
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Oral history
Date:
1975
Topic:
Records of meetings, organizations, and professional societies  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009508
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted. Contact SIHistory@si.edu, 202-633-5910 for details
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217676

Dyar Family Oral History Interviews, 1993, 1999

Interviewer:
Epstein, Marc E  Search this
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Interviewee:
Dyar, Lowell  Search this
Hill, Roberta  Search this
Dyar, Wallace Joshan 1913-1999  Search this
Subject:
Dyar, Wallace Joshan 1913-1999  Search this
Dyar, Harrison G (Harrison Gray) 1866-1929  Search this
Dyar, Wellesca Pollock Allen  Search this
Pollock, George Freeman 1869-1949  Search this
Dyar, Zella Peabody  Search this
United States Postal Service  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Division of Insects (NMNH)  Search this
Skyland Resort (Virginia)  Search this
Physical description:
5 audiotapes (Reference copies)
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Oral history
Place:
United States
Shenandoah National Park (Va.)
Date:
1993
1993, 1999
Topic:
Conservation of natural resources  Search this
Entomology  Search this
Bahai Faith  Search this
Religion  Search this
Kindergarten--History  Search this
Education  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009570
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217738

Oral history interview with Gilberto Ocana 1989

Interviewee:
Ocana, Gilberto 1931-2004  Search this
Interviewer:
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Creator:
Ocana, Gilberto 1931-2004  Search this
Subject:
Ocana, Gilberto 1931-2004  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Search this
Barro Colorado Nature Monument  Search this
University of Panama  Search this
Physical description:
2 audiotapes (Reference copies)
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Oral history
Place:
Barro Colorado Island (Panama)
Date:
1989
Topic:
Conservation of natural resources  Search this
Tropical biology  Search this
Agronomy  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009576
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted. Contact the Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, at SIHistory@si.edu for information about use of this collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217744

Oral history interviews with Alexander Wetmore 1974

Interviewee:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Interviewer:
Freilicher, Miriam S  Search this
Subject:
Keddy, John L  Search this
Pearson, Louise M  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Zetek, James 1886-1959  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
United States Bureau of Biological Survey  Search this
Canal Zone Biological Area  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Search this
Physical description:
2 audiotapes (Reference copies). 4 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies)
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Oral history
Place:
Barro Colorado Island (Panama)
Date:
1974
Topic:
Ornithology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009504
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217672

Oral History Transcript

Collection Creator:
Thomas, Alma  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 28
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1986
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Alma Thomas 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:
Alma Thomas papers, circa 1894-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Alma Thomas papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-thomalma-ref723

Oral history interview with Ralph Rinzler 1993

Interviewee:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Interviewer:
Pachter, Marc  Search this
Abrahams, Roger D  Search this
Subject:
Baez, Joan  Search this
Watson, Doc  Search this
Monroe, Bill 1911-1996  Search this
Challinor, David  Search this
Adams, Robert McC (Robert McCormick) 1926-  Search this
Seeger, Mike 1933-2009  Search this
Seeger, Peggy 1935-  Search this
Lomax, Alan 1915-2002  Search this
Blitzer, Charles  Search this
Taylor, Frank A (Frank Augustus) 1903-2007  Search this
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Swarthmore College  Search this
Greenbriar Boys  Search this
Newport Folk Foundation  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Center for Folklife Programs and Cultural Studies  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Division of Performing Arts  Search this
Smithsonian Folklife Studies  Search this
Assistant Secretary for Public Service  Search this
Archive of Folk Song Library of Congress  Search this
Festival of American Folklife  Search this
Celebrations, 1982 (Exhibit)  Search this
Physical description:
2 videotapes (Reference copies)
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Oral history
Date:
1993
Topic:
Art  Search this
Folklife studies  Search this
Performing arts  Search this
Music  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009569
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217737

Oral History Program Files

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution,Archives, Oral History Program  Search this
Extent:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Books
Clippings
Transcripts
Floppy disks
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1973-2000
Descriptive Entry:
This accession contains materials related to the Oral History and Videohistory programs conducted by the Institutional History Division with Pamela M. Henson, Director. Materials include transcripts, newspaper clippings, correspondence, notes, memorandums, background information, black and white photographs, articles and budget records.
Restrictions:
Oral history interviews, such as these, are subject to copyright law. In most cases, the interviewees deeded the intellectual property rights to the Smithsonian, after review and revision of transcripts. In some cases, intellectual property rights were retained in whole or in part. These files contain the unrevised drafts, which all oral history projects keep as a record of the editing done on the transcript. These drafts cannot, however, be used by researchers without the permission of the interviewee or his/her heirs or assigns. Please consult these individual collections for the restriction terms, Transferring office; 11/15/2005 memorandum, Yowell to Henson; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Books
Clippings
Transcripts
Floppy disks
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-010, Smithsonian Institution,Archives, Oral History Program, Oral History Program Files
Identifier:
Accession 06-010
See more items in:
Oral History Program Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-010

Anacostia Oral History Project

Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Anacostia Oral History Project  Search this
Extent:
140 sound recordings (72 sound cassettes ; 68 sound disk CD-Rs)
58 electronic discs (dvd) (58 data disk DVD-Rs)
2 Linear Feet
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
sound recordings
electronic discs (dvd)
Oral history
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1970-1975
bulk 1975-1975
Scope and Contents note:
The Anacostia Oral History Project Collection contains oral history interviews with 55 individuals who either grew up in or spent a considerable amount of time in the neighborhood. Interviewees discuss their memories of Anacostia dating back to the 1890s and points of focus include education, occupations, transportation, geographic boundaries, and recreational and community activities. The interviews were conducted and recorded on audiocassettes in 1975 through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum. Most of the interviews have been digitized and are accessible in the archive on CDs.
Biographical/Historical note:
The Center for Anacostia Studies was the predecessor of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum research department.
Related Archival Materials note:
The Anacostia Community Museum Archives also houses other oral histories of the area, including the ACM 25th Anniversary Oral History Project.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Genre/Form:
Oral history
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.09-006
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-09-006

NMAAHC Oral History Interview: Jamila Jones

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-09-27T21:29:51.000Z
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_lVrPqosyoaY

Oral history interview with Jean Chandler Smith 1986

Interviewee:
Smith, Jean Chandler  Search this
Creator:
Zindt, Linda  Search this
Subject:
Smith, Jean Chandler  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Libraries  Search this
Dibner Library  Search this
Physical description:
1 audiotape (Reference copy)
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Oral history
Date:
1986
Topic:
Libraries  Search this
History of science and technology  Search this
Women--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009588
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217756

Oral history interview with Neal Griffith Smith 1990

Interviewee:
Smith, Neal Griffith 1937-  Search this
Creator:
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Subject:
Smith, Neal Griffith 1937-  Search this
Eisenmann, Eugene  Search this
MacArthur, Robert H  Search this
Moynihan, M  Search this
Ricklefs, Robert Eric  Search this
Mayr, Ernst 1904-2005  Search this
American Museum of Natural History  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Barro Colorado Island  Search this
Barro Colorado Island Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Search this
Physical description:
3 audiotapes (Reference copies)
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Oral history
Place:
Panama
Date:
1990
Topic:
Ornithology  Search this
Entomology  Search this
Tropical biology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009584
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217752

Robert Studebaker Oral History

Topic:
LaserPlane
Interviewee:
Studebaker, Robert  Search this
Interviewer:
Warner, Deborah Jean  Search this
Creator:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.  Search this
Names:
Process Equipment Company  Search this
Spectra Precision  Search this
Extent:
0.25 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Oral history -- 1990-2000
Videotapes -- 1990-2000
Interviews -- 1980-2000
Date:
1998.
Scope and Contents:
Collection documents Robert Studebaker, inventor of the LaserPlane, the first modern alternative to the liquid level. The first model was introduced in 1965.
Arrangement:
Divided into 3 series: (1) Original videos; (2) Master videos; (3) Reference videos.
Related Archival Materials:
LaserPlane models located in NMAH Division of Science, Medicine and Society.
Provenance:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation,,Smithsonian Institution, NMAH, Dept. of History, Room 1016, MRC 604, 12th and Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20560.,Made for NMAH.,1998/10/27.,1998.3110.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Museum holds rights. Signed release on file.
Topic:
Tools -- 1960-1970 -- United States  Search this
Level indicators -- 1960-1970  Search this
Leveling -- 1960-1970  Search this
Inventors -- 1950-2000  Search this
Inventions -- 1960-1970  Search this
Civil engineering -- 1960-1970  Search this
Genre/Form:
Oral history -- 1990-2000
Videotapes -- 1990-2000
Interviews -- 1980-2000
Citation:
Robert Studebaker Oral History, 1998, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0670
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0670

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