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Calypso exposed [sound recording]

Recorder:
Cook, Emory 1913-2002  Search this
Performer:
Lord Melody 1926-1988  Search this
Sparrow (Calypso singer)  Search this
Howard, Herbert  Search this
Cypher (Calypso singer)  Search this
Mighty Skipper (Calypso singer)  Search this
Brute Force Band  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Trinidadians  Search this
Antiguans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Caribbean Area
Date:
1961
[1961]
Topic:
World music  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Steel band music  Search this
Local number:
Cook 1189
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Cook Records Collection
Cook Labs records 1939-2002 [Cook Labs]
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_233544

Volcan Fuego, Antigua de Guatemala

Artist:
Eadweard Muybridge, born Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1830-died Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1904  Search this
Publisher:
Eadweard Muybridge, born Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1830-died Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1904  Search this
Commissioner:
Pacific Mail Steamship Company  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. (13.3 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1875, published 1877
Topic:
Landscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Landscape\phenomenon\volcano  Search this
Landscape\Guatemala\Antigua  Search this
Landscape\mountain\Volcan Fuego  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mitchell and Nancy Steir
Object number:
2000.105.12
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b9dfbe5f-0855-4bfd-95d7-e75b55f42406
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2000.105.12

Antigua de Guatemala

Artist:
Eadweard Muybridge, born Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1830-died Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1904  Search this
Publisher:
Eadweard Muybridge, born Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1830-died Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1904  Search this
Commissioner:
Pacific Mail Steamship Company  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 3/8 x 9 1/4 in. (13.7 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1875, published 1877
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\Guatemala\Antigua  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mitchell and Nancy Steir
Object number:
2000.105.13
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk779778c04-7c45-4fab-9e2c-ecc3d751e75e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2000.105.13

Cathedral, Guatemala

Artist:
Joan Westermann, born Attica, NY 1903-died 1992  Search this
Medium:
charcoal and pastel on paper
Dimensions:
image: 16 7/8 x 13 1/4 in. (42.8 x 33.8 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1947
Topic:
Architecture\religious\church  Search this
Landscape\Guatemala\Antigua  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Kris Steiner-Jensen
Object number:
1992.97
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70dbd807e-6355-4304-acf8-3fac16bee97c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1992.97

75c Caribbean Cruise Ships MV Cunard Countess single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Barbuda 1191
Medium:
paper; ink; adhesive
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 1 5/8 in. (2.9 x 4.2 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Barbuda (Antiguan dependency)
Date:
1989
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
1989.0414.14
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm84f15d4f6-8e0c-437c-8bba-edb4383e9f26
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1989.0414.14

American Poet Louise Glück Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Lectures
Interviews
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 08 Oct 2020 19:18:57 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_42124a3c539667c9901a9ef2b3f98cfe

Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1959 : correspondence

Collection name:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 110
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Correspondence
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Caribbean Sea
Date Range:
1958-1959
Start Date:
1958
End Date:
1959
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU007231
Access Information:
Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu.
See more records from this collection:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
See more records associated with this person:
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
Amos, William H.
Bredin, J. Bruce
Carmichael, Leonard
Cowan, Richard Sumner
Darsie, Jr., Richard F.
See more records associated with this expedition:
Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expeditions (1956-1959)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI1657
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Songs from the British West Indies [sound recording] / sung and played by The Caribbean Chorus, McGill University, Sir George Williams College, Montreal

Performer:
Caribbean Chorus  Search this
Gray, Neville  Search this
Peters, Wilfrid E.D.  Search this
Savin, Patrick  Search this
Miller, Granville  Search this
Tucker, Rae  Search this
Cover illustrator:
Rosenhouse, Irwin  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Jamaicans  Search this
Antiguans  Search this
Trinidadians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
West Indies, British
Caribbean
West Indies
Jamaica
Kingston (Jamaica)
Trinidad
Date:
1957
Topic:
Songs, English  Search this
Folk songs  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 8809
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232900

Again!! Lord Melody Sings Calypso [sound recording]

Performer:
Lord Melody 1926-1988  Search this
Francis, Frankie  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Trinidadians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Trinidad
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
1957
[1957]
1950-1960
Topic:
World music  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Local number:
Cook 914
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Cook Labs records 1939-2002 [Cook Labs]
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_233482

Steel band clash [sound recording]

Creator:
Brute Force Steelband of Antigua  Search this
Recorder:
Cook, Emory 1913-2002  Search this
Performer:
Hell's Gate Steel Drum Orchestra  Search this
Big Shell Band  Search this
Physical description:
1 Phonograph record: analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 12 in
Culture:
Antiguans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Date:
1955
Topic:
Steel band music  Search this
Sambas  Search this
Merengues  Search this
Local number:
Cook 1040
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Cook Labs records 1939-2002 [Cook Labs]
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_233494

Music to awaken the ballroom beast [sound recording]

Creator:
Brute Force Steelband of Antigua  Search this
Performer:
Howard, Herbert  Search this
Lord Lally  Search this
Recorder:
Cook, Emory 1913-2002  Search this
Physical description:
1 Phonograph record: analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 12 in
Culture:
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Antiguans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Date:
1957
Topic:
Steel band music  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Merengues  Search this
Local number:
Cook 1048
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Cook Labs records 1939-2002 [Cook Labs]
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_233502

Steel Band Clash [sound recording]

Performer:
Big Shell Band  Search this
Brute Force (Musical group)  Search this
Hell Gate Band  Search this
Producer:
Cook, Emory 1913-2002  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Antiguans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Antigua and Barbuda
Date:
1955
Topic:
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Samba (Dance)  Search this
Merengues  Search this
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Local number:
CO-COMM-LP-01040
Cook 1040
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Cook Labs records, 1939-2002, bulk 1948-1965 228427
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_327216

Music to Awaken the Ballroom Beast/Brute Force Steel Band [sound recording]

Performer:
Brute Force (Musical group)  Search this
Howard, Herbert  Search this
Lord Lally  Search this
Recorder:
Cook, Emory 1913-2002  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Antiguans  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Antigua and Barbuda
Date:
1957
Topic:
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Merengues  Search this
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Local number:
CO-COMM-LP-01048
Cook 1048
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Cook Labs records, 1939-2002, bulk 1948-1965 228427
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_327219

Beauty and the Brute Force [sound recording]

Performer:
Brute Force (Musical group)  Search this
Baptiste, Mona  Search this
Evans, Dot  Search this
Recorder:
Harman, Carter  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Antiguans  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Antigua and Barbuda
Date:
1957
Topic:
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
CO-COMM-LP-01049
Cook 1049
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Cook Labs records, 1939-2002, bulk 1948-1965 228427
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_327220

Calypso Exposed [sound recording]

Performer:
Lord Melody 1926-1988  Search this
Sparrow (Calypso singer)  Search this
Brute Force (Musical group)  Search this
Mighty Cypher  Search this
Mighty Skipper  Search this
Recorder:
Cook, Emory 1913-2002  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Trinidadians  Search this
Antiguans  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Antigua and Barbuda
Date:
1961
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Local number:
CO-COMM-LP-01189
Cook 1189
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Cook Labs records, 1939-2002, bulk 1948-1965 228427
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_327249

Lend Lease Samba/ Pineapple Meringue [sound recording]

Artist:
Brute Force (Musical group)  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 45 rpm ; 7 in
Culture:
Antiguans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Antigua and Barbuda
Topic:
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Local number:
CO-COOK-45-0014-7
Cook 10423
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Cook Labs records, 1939-2002, bulk 1948-1965 228427
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_352583

Mambo #5/ Steampipe Rhumba [sound recording]

Artist:
Brute Force (Musical group)  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 45 rpm ; 7 in
Culture:
Antiguans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Antigua and Barbuda
Topic:
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Local number:
CO-COOK-45-0015-7
Cook 10421
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Cook Labs records, 1939-2002, bulk 1948-1965 228427
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_352584

Tropical Music to Awaken a Ballroom Beast [sound recording]

Performer:
Brute Force (Musical group)  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 45 rpm ; 7 in
Culture:
Antiguans  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Antigua and Barbuda
Topic:
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Local number:
CO-COOK-45-0001-9
Cook 10422
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only; No Duplication
See more items in:
Cook Labs records, 1939-2002, bulk 1948-1965 228427
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_353531

Dock Yard and Wood Frame Houses n.d

Physical description:
1 photoprint 004 in x 005 in mounted on 004 in x 006 in
Culture:
Antigua  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04264600
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_55419
Online Media:

The Codrington correspondence, 1743-1851; being a study of a recently discovered dossier of letters from the West Indian islands of Antigua and Barbuda mostly addressed to the Codringtons of Dodington, with especial reference to the history of those adventurous times and the hitherto unrecorded postal history of the Antiguan mail

Author:
Lowe, Robson  Search this
Subject:
Codrington family  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 112 p. illus., ports., map. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Antigua
Barbuda
Date:
1951
Topic:
Postal service  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F2035 .L913
F2035.L913
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_123780

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