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Documents relating to special exhibits ca. September 1932-June 1946

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology Division of Ethnology  Search this
Subject:
Moon, Carl exhibits  Search this
Stanley, John Mix exhibits  Search this
Stanley, Jane C exhibits  Search this
Acheson, Alice Stanley exhibits  Search this
Alcorn, Gordon Dee Mrs exhibits  Search this
Schumann-Heink, Ernestine exhibits  Search this
Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History Department of Anthropology exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
1 inch
Culture:
Thai  Search this
Athapascan Indians  Search this
Nez Percé Indians  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America Subarctic  Search this
Indians of North America Plateau  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Lists
Clippings
Announcements
Telegrams
Brochures
Memoranda
Place:
Belgian Congo
Date:
ca September 1932-June 1946
World War II
Addl. KW Subjects:
Navaho
Athapaskan
Athabaskan
Summary:
Includes lists, newspaper clippings, announcements, telegram, brochures, and memoranda. Largely the file concerns exhibits undertaken during World War II. Included is material concerning exhibits of or relating to a colonial room; Siamese material; early American silver; a cultural survey of the South Pacific and Asia; emergency rescue equipment; the Belgian Congo at War; Indian paintings by Carl Moon; paintings by John Mix Stanley, Jane C. Stanley, and Alice Stanley Acheson; reproductions of Navaho sand paintings; early American arts and crafts, 1750-1840; projectile weapons; Mrs. Gordon Dee Alcorn's paintings of Nez Perce Indians; and honors given Madame Ernestine Schumann-Heinck. A newspaper clipping ab out the Navaho Hosteen Klah is in
Cite as:
Documents relating to special exhibits, 1932-1946, Records of the Division of Ethnology, Records of the Department of Anthropology, National Museum of Natural History, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Topic:
Exhibits  Search this
Colonial room--exhibits  Search this
Silver, early American--exhibits  Search this
Emergency rescue equipment--exhibits  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Sand paintings--exhibits  Search this
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_87246