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Marian King papers, 1934-1964

Creator:
King, Marian  Search this
Subject:
Henri, Robert  Search this
Davis, Charles H. (Charles Harold)  Search this
Hoover, Herbert  Search this
Mellon, Paul  Search this
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)  Search this
Sendak, Maurice  Search this
Truman, Harry S.  Search this
Wyeth, Andrew  Search this
Zorach, William  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women authors, American  Search this
Children in art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9151
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211345
AAA_collcode_kingmari
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211345

Marian King papers

Creator:
King, Marian  Search this
Names:
Davis, Charles H. (Charles Harold), 1856-1933  Search this
Henri, Robert, 1865-1929  Search this
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964  Search this
Mellon, Paul  Search this
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945  Search this
Sendak, Maurice  Search this
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972  Search this
Wyeth, Andrew, 1917-2009  Search this
Zorach, William, 1887-1966  Search this
Extent:
2 Linear feet ((on 5 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1934-1964
Scope and Contents:
Letters; photographs; biographical material; research notes and writings; pen and ink illustrations; catalogs and announcements; clippings; and miscellany.
REELS 1002-1003: 630 letters, 1955-1961, from museums, galleries, libraries, historical societies, and others in response to King's requests for information and reproductions for her books. Two of the letters are from Andrew Wyeth, Sept. 22, 1964, and Nov. 28, 1964. Also included are 125 photographs and reproductions of paintings (mostly American); biographical material on various European and American painters; research notes and writings on subjects such as the mother and child theme in painting, self-portraits of artists; catalogs and annoucements; and clippings.
REEL 3090: An undated letter from Virginia Downes (daughter of Ethel Myers); a letter from William Zorach, May 28, 1960, concerning reproductions of his paintings; 7 pen and ink illustrations; and 12 Christmas cards from President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Mrs. Roosevelt, President Harry S. Truman and Mrs. Truman, Herbert Hoover and Paul Mellon.
REEL 3483: A letter from Maurice Sendak explaining that a deadline has kept him from answering her letter. He talks about his admiration for Mary Cassatt's graphic works. He does work for other publishers but is taking a year off, and explains why.
REEL 3667: A 7 page typecript of an article on Robert Henri by Rose Henderson. The article was published in THE AMERICAN MAGAZINE OF ART, Vol 21, January, 1940, No. 1; and a 2 page typescript by "N.P.D." also on Robert Henri.
Biographical / Historical:
Writer; Washington, D.C. King wrote mainly books for children, and on art related subjects.
Provenance:
Donated 1958-1968 by Marian King.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Artists  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women authors, American  Search this
Children in art  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.kingmari
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-kingmari

Publications, 2007

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Museum Programs Publications Office  Search this
Uniform title:
Do All Indians Live in Tipis?: Questions and Answers from the National Museum of the American Indian (Monograph : 2007)  Search this
Pulling Down the Clouds (Sound recording : 2007)  Search this
Remix: New Modernities in a Post-Indian World (Monograph : 2007)  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Books
Collection descriptions
Exhibitions
Compact discs
Place:
North America
Date:
2007
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Indian authors  Search this
Indians in popular culture  Search this
Indians of North America--Public opinion  Search this
Indians of North America--Social life and customs  Search this
Indians of North America--Study and teaching  Search this
Questions and answers  Search this
Indians of North America--Mixed descent  Search this
Stereotypes (Social psychology)  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 08-111
See more items in:
Publications 1994, 2003-2017 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Museum Programs Publications Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_279690

Selected art related papers from the Simon Gratz Collection, [ca. 1770-1921]

Creator:
Gratz, Simon  Search this
Subject:
Bierstadt, Albert  Search this
Chase, William Merritt  Search this
Cole, Thomas  Search this
Copley, John Singleton  Search this
Delaplaine, Joseph  Search this
Durand, Asher Brown  Search this
Humphreys, Joshua  Search this
Otis, Bass  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson  Search this
Rosenthal, Albert  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert  Search this
Sully, Thomas  Search this
Trumbull, John  Search this
Thomson, Charles  Search this
Sargent, John Singer  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 17th-18th centuries -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10894
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214671
AAA_collcode_gratsimo
Theme:
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214671

Selected art related papers from the Simon Gratz Collection

Collector:
Gratz, Simon  Search this
Names:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916  Search this
Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848  Search this
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815  Search this
Delaplaine, Joseph, 1777-1824  Search this
Durand, Asher Brown, 1796-1886  Search this
Humphreys, Joshua, 1751-1838  Search this
Otis, Bass, 1784-1861  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827  Search this
Rosenthal, Albert, 1863-1939  Search this
Sargent, John Singer, 1856-1925  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert, 1755-1828  Search this
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872  Search this
Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824  Search this
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843  Search this
Extent:
3 Reels (ca. 500 items (on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Reels
Date:
[ca. 1770-1921]
Scope and Contents:
Selected letters, sketches, writings, clippings and printed material collected by Simon Gratz, primarily from the "Painters, sculptors, and engravers" section (ca. 400 items) of the Cultural life, arts and sciences autograph series. Other sections filmed include Benjamin West correspondence; Charles Thomson correspondence; Joshua Humphreys letters; and one or more letters from the following categories: American miscellaneous, European painters and sculptors, Chaplains colonial wars and revolution, Roman Catholic prelates, British Authors, British literary misc., European explorers and antiquaries, American poets, Univ. presidents, American scientists, American authors, American prose, American literary misc., U.S. Senators, and others.
The Painters, sculptors, and engravers section contains ca. 400 items, primarily letters, of prominent eighteenth, nineteenth, and early twentieth century American artists, such as Albert Bierstadt, William Merritt Chase, Thomas Cole, John Singleton Copley, Asher B. Durand, Charles Willson Peale, John Singer Sargent, Gilbert Stuart, Thomas Sully, John Trumbull, and others. Many of the letters are addressed to Albert Rosenthal. Also included are sketches, writings, clippings, and printed material pertaining to the artists. The Benjamin West papers, 1877-1819, (reel P23, fr. 1-85) include letters to West, letters from and about West, and cards, a certificate, and engraving of him.
The Charles Thomson papers (reels P21, fr. 800-813 and P22, fr. 1-7) include material relating to craftsmen in New York and Philadelphia, 1784-1787; correspondence with Joseph Delaplaine, 1816-1817, concerning Delaplaine's having a portrait of Thomson painted by Bass Otis; a letter to Thomson from G.P. Norris, Jr., Jan. 26, 1819, referring to Trumbull's painting of the signing of the Declaration of Independence; and bills from cabinetmaker Alexander Anderson. The Humphreys' letters are from Charles Willson Peale, Mar. 4, 1795, and William Rush, Apr. 30, 1795.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1955 by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Artists -- United States  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 17th-18th centuries -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.gratsimo
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gratsimo

Maya Angelou, and still I rise / a co-production of the People's Poet Media Group, LLC, Thirteen's American masters for WNET, and ITVS ; directed by Bob Hercules, Rita Coburn Whack ; produced by Rita Coburn Whack, Bob Hercules, Jay Alix, Una Jackman

Title:
And still I rise
Film producer:
Hercules, Bob  Search this
Whack, Rita Coburn 1958-  Search this
Alix, Jay  Search this
Jackman, Una  Search this
Director of photography:
Walker, Keith (Cinematographer)  Search this
Editor of moving image work:
Simpson, David E.  Search this
Benson, Lillian E.  Search this
Composer expression:
Taylor, Stephen James  Search this
Interviewee expression:
Angelou, Maya  Search this
Clinton, Bill 1946-  Search this
Winfrey, Oprah  Search this
Common (Musician)  Search this
Woodard, Alfre 1953-  Search this
Redmond, Eugene  Search this
Tyson, Cicely  Search this
Jones, Quincy 1933-  Search this
Clinton, Hillary Rodham  Search this
Singleton, John 1968-  Search this
Johnson, Guy 1945-  Search this
Production company:
People's Poet Media Group  Search this
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Independent Television Service  Search this
Publisher:
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)  Search this
Film distributor:
PBS Distribution (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Angelou, Maya Biography  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Biography
Feature films
Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Date:
2017
2016
20th century
Topic:
African American women authors  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Call number:
`video 001560
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1080268

Winged words : American Indian writers speak / [reported by] Laura Coltelli

Author:
Coltelli, Laura 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Erdrich, Louise Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Harjo, Joy  Search this
Momaday, N. Scott 1934-  Search this
Silko, Leslie Marmon 1948- Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Welch, James 1940-2003 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 211 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Interviews
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Date:
1990
©1990
20th century
Topic:
American literature--Indian authors--History and criticism  Search this
American literature--History and criticism  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Indian authors  Search this
Indians in literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_435735

Pinback button promoting public housing in New York City

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Commissioned by:
New York City Housing Authority, American, founded 1934  Search this
Medium:
aluminum alloy, ink on paper, plastic laminate
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 x 1/4 in. (5.1 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Communication  Search this
Communities  Search this
Justice  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.178.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5589f4a4c-7618-4e7b-b174-3a7862756f42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.178.5

The Story of Little Black Sambo

Written by:
Helen Bannerman, Scottish, 1862 - 1946  Search this
Published by:
J. B. Lippincott & Co., American, 1836 - 1978  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with cardboard and cloth
Dimensions:
5 11/16 x 4 3/8 x 1/2 in. (14.4 x 11.1 x 1.3 cm)
Type:
children's books
Date:
1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Children  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Object number:
2007.7.380
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56bf725fb-c2a3-4361-8ca1-dc54dc0a9a6c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.7.380
Online Media:

A companion to the literature and culture of the American south / edited by Richard Gray and Owen Robinson

Author:
Gray, Richard J. - http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79122054 http://viaf.org/viaf/71411983/  Search this
Robinson, Owen http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2003054145 http://viaf.org/viaf/44540466/  Search this
Blackwell Reference Online (Online service) http://viaf.org/viaf/162149066744465602815/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xvii, 646 pages)
Type:
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Guides, manuels, etc
Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks and manuals
Place:
Southern States
États-Unis (Sud)
Região sul
USA
Etats-Unis (Sud)
Date:
2004
Topic:
American literature--History and criticism  Search this
Authors, American--Homes and haunts  Search this
Littérature américaine--Histoire et critique  Search this
Écrivains américains--Résidences et lieux familiers  Search this
États-Unis (Sud) dans la littérature  Search this
LITERARY CRITICISM--American--General  Search this
American literature  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Literature  Search this
Kultur  Search this
Literatur  Search this
Schriftsteller  Search this
Letterkunde  Search this
Cultuur  Search this
Amerikaans  Search this
Literatura norte-americana (história e crítica)  Search this
In literature  Search this
Civilisation  Search this
Südstaaten  Search this
Call number:
PS261 .C555 2004 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1123747

New challenge [microform]

Author:
West, Dorothy 1907-1998  Search this
Physical description:
1 no. ; 24 cm
Type:
Microforms
Periodicals
Date:
1937
1970
Topic:
American literature--African American authors  Search this
Call number:
mfc 1737
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_411668

Fifty years among authors, books and publishers, J.C. Derby ..

Author:
Derby, J. C (James Cephas) 1818-1892  Search this
Physical description:
739 p. ports. 19 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1886
1886, c1884
Topic:
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Call number:
Z473 .D419 1886Z
Z473.D419 1886Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_255162

Blue denim sleeveless shirt for the Black Stuntmen's Association

Manufactured by:
Port Authority, American  Search this
Subject of:
Black Stuntmen's Association, founded 1967  Search this
Worn by:
Willie Harris, American  Search this
Medium:
cotton (textile)
Dimensions:
L x W: 34 x 26 3/4 in. (86.4 x 67.9 cm)
Type:
shirts
Date:
after 1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Film  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Labor  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Willie Harris
Object number:
2013.64.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dbf2b721-22ed-4e83-a408-5951aa27d39c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.64.3

Façade of James M. Baxter Terrace Housing Project

Created by:
Newark Housing Authority, American, founded 1938  Search this
Medium:
brick and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 135 1/2 x 118 in. (344.2 x 299.7 cm)
Type:
facades
Place used:
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1939-1941
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Housing  Search this
Poverty  Search this
United States--History--1933-1945  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.4.1-.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Buildings and Structures
Exhibition:
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56ad401e2-bebe-4f49-897c-1747c7f73605
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.4.1-.7

In due season : a collection of poetry and prose / Rickey K. Hood

Author:
Hood, Rickey K.  Search this
Subject:
Hood, Rickey K  Search this
Hood, Rickey K  Search this
Physical description:
97 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 23 cm
Type:
Poetry
Place:
United States
Date:
2012
Topic:
American poetry  Search this
Poetry--Black authors  Search this
Gay authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1059804

Electric arches / Eve L. Ewing

Author:
Ewing, Eve L.  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 90 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Poetry
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
2017
21st century
Topic:
American poetry  Search this
African Americans  Search this
American poetry--African American authors  Search this
American poetry--Women authors  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1094663

The distance traveled-- a history / by Joseph F. Jordan and Sheila Crider

Author:
Jordan, Joseph F  Search this
Crider, Sheila  Search this
Institute for the Preservation and Study of African American Writing (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
39 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1984
[1984?]
Topic:
American literature--History and criticism  Search this
American literature--African American authors--History and criticism  Search this
African Americans--Intellectual life  Search this
Authors, American--Homes and haunts  Search this
African Americans in literature  Search this
American literature  Search this
American literature--African American authors  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1113172

Alex Haley and the books that changed a nation / Robert J. Norrell

Author:
Norrell, Robert J (Robert Jefferson)  Search this
Author:
Haley, Alex Autobiography of Malcom X  Search this
Subject:
Haley, Alex  Search this
Haley, Alex Roots  Search this
Physical description:
x, 251 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Date:
2015
20th century
Topic:
African American journalists  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1048871

Mark Twain's letters from Hawaii / edited and with an introd. by A. Grove Day

Author:
Twain, Mark 1835-1910  Search this
Day, A. Grove (Arthur Grove) 1904-1994  Search this
Subject:
Twain, Mark 1835-1910 Travel  Search this
Twain, Mark 1835-1910 Correspondence  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 298 p. ; 21 cm
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Hawaii
Date:
1975
1975, c1966
19th century
Topic:
Authors, American  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_932024

Sontag her life and work Benjamin Moser

Author:
Moser, Benjamin http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2001034559 http://viaf.org/viaf/170340521  Search this
Subject:
Sontag, Susan 1933-2004 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79049274 http://viaf.org/viaf/108171730  Search this
Sontag, Susan 1933-2004 http://id.worldcat.org/fast/00034879 http://viaf.org/viaf/108171730  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 816 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations, portraits 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Date:
2019
20th century
Topic:
Authors, American  Search this
Women authors, American  Search this
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Editors, Journalists, Publishers  Search this
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / LGBT  Search this
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women  Search this
18.06 Anglo-American literature  Search this
American authors  Search this
Women authors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1115232

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