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"Dark and Bright Fires"

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 42
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1976
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Woman's Building records
Woman's Building records / Series 3: Gallery Programs / 3.4: Literary Arts
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91af2440b-81d3-4c0b-8d4d-afdd03ce21ed
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref896

Oil Fires and Oil Slicks

Collection Creator:
United States. Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)  Search this
Joint Camera Combat Center  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 27
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Desert Shield and Desert Storm Collection, NASM.1991.0087, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Desert Shield and Desert Storm Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2dc49d1f1-df5b-4d04-9094-64098c5428b8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1991-0087-ref56

Fire Extinguisher, Skylab

Manufacturer:
Southwest Research Institute  Search this
Materials:
metal
Dimensions:
3-D: 19 × 22 × 32.5cm (7 1/2 × 8 11/16 × 12 13/16 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19772551000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv91017ff0c-1e54-4f22-a265-5a112dd5ee8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19772551000
Online Media:

Fire Crew

Artist:
Paul Sample  Search this
Medium:
Drawing, Pencil on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 13.3 × 21cm (5 1/4 × 8 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Drawings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19781133000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9c8162214-daf0-4367-ab49-b015de8e7a55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19781133000
Online Media:

Earth, Wind & Fire

Artist:
Bruce W. Talamon, born 31 Jul 1949  Search this
Sitter:
Maurice White, 19 Dec 1941 - 4 Feb 2016  Search this
Verdine White, born 25 Jul 1951  Search this
Ralph Johnson, born 4 Jul 1951  Search this
Philip Bailey, born 8 May 1951  Search this
Larry Dunn, born 19 Jun 1953  Search this
Al McKay, born 2 Feb 1948  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print
Dimensions:
Image: 85.4 × 68.4 cm (33 5/8 × 26 15/16")
Sheet: 101.9 × 76.5 cm (40 1/8 × 30 1/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1978 (printed 2019)
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Guitar  Search this
Maurice White: Male  Search this
Maurice White: Performing Arts\Producer  Search this
Maurice White: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Maurice White: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maurice White: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Percussionist\Drummer  Search this
Verdine White: Male  Search this
Verdine White: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Philip Bailey: Male  Search this
Philip Bailey: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Ralph Johnson: Male  Search this
Ralph Johnson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Al McKay: Male  Search this
Al McKay: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Larry Dunn: Male  Search this
Larry Dunn: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired through the generosity of Randi Charno Levine
Object number:
NPG.2019.114
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Bruce W. Talamon
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fcad341a-171b-41bf-8343-105b139f00af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.114

Firing Room

Artist:
John Meigs  Search this
Medium:
Painting, Watercolor on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 22.9 × 31cm (9 in. × 1 ft. 3/16 in.)
Type:
ART-Paintings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1969
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19780757000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9fe2beb08-d68e-41b5-a11b-0909c4b17f88
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780757000
Online Media:

Firing Room

Artist:
James Wyeth  Search this
Medium:
Painting, Acrylic on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 66.5 × 83 × 2.9cm (26 3/16 × 32 11/16 × 1 1/8 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 43.8 x 61.6cm (17 1/4 x 24 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Paintings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1969
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19750904000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9db5a458f-7771-4730-a7e8-80f34c242931
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19750904000

Earth, Wind & Fire

Artist:
Tom McKinney, born 1940  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Maurice White, 19 Dec 1941 - 4 Feb 2016  Search this
Verdine White, born 25 Jul 1951  Search this
Philip Bailey, born 8 May 1951  Search this
Ralph Johnson, born 4 Jul 1951  Search this
Al McKay, born 2 Feb 1948  Search this
Larry Dunn, born 19 Jun 1953  Search this
Medium:
Gouache on artist's board
Dimensions:
Image: 66 × 43.2 cm (26 × 17")
Sheet: 76.3 × 50.8 cm (30 1/16 × 20")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1977
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Maurice White: Male  Search this
Maurice White: Performing Arts\Producer  Search this
Maurice White: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Maurice White: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maurice White: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Percussionist\Drummer  Search this
Verdine White: Male  Search this
Verdine White: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Philip Bailey: Male  Search this
Philip Bailey: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Ralph Johnson: Male  Search this
Ralph Johnson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Al McKay: Male  Search this
Al McKay: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Larry Dunn: Male  Search this
Larry Dunn: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Kim Sajet
Object number:
NPG.2019.93
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Tom McKinney
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b82c8708-af86-4940-9492-f2caaf9e9e23
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.93

Apache man and boy starting fire. Published as Fire Drill

Collection Creator:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952  Search this
Extent:
1 Glass negative (original negative)
1 Glass negative (copy negative)
Container:
Box G4
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Glass negatives
Scope and Contents:
Original negative shows minor signs of enhancement and removal of person at left.
Collection Restrictions:
Viewing of the photographic negatives and transparencies requires advance notice and the permission of the Photo Archivist.

Access to the Edward S. Curtis papers and photographs requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Identifier:
NAA.2010-28, Item 1907
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Edward S. Curtis papers and photographs
Edward S. Curtis papers and photographs / Series 9: Photographs / 9.3: The North American Indian / Volume 1
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3ffdca9d0-95e9-4b82-99f7-0507c264bcfb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2010-28-ref1785

Aimoré boys making fire

Collection Creator:
Garbe, Walter  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
1 Copy negative
Container:
Photo-folder 2
Culture:
Aimoré (Aymore, Aimboré)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Copy negatives
Date:
1909
Scope and Contents:
Photograph depicting three Aimoré boys starting a fire with some kindling. Photograph taken by Walter Garbe among the Aimoré community in Santa Leopoldina, Espírito Santo, Brazil (previously cataloged as Mato Grosso) likely on July 13, 1909.
Collection Restrictions:
Photographic prints P00626 and P00628 (and corresponding copy negatives N34447 and N34448) are restricted due to sensitive content.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; 1909; Walter Garbe photographs from Brazil, image #, NMAI.AC.137; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.137, Item P00629
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Walter Garbe photographs from Brazil
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv45791069e-07b4-4e13-91e1-0f8a8f14d00c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-137-ref9

Fortresses under fire,1976

Artist:
Keith Ferris  Search this
Medium:
Painting, Mural, Air Scene, Fortresses
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Mural): 812.8 x 2286cm (26 ft. 8 in. x 75 ft.)
Type:
ART-Paintings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Museum Purchase
Inventory Number:
A19780169000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9c1b36e38-7150-4a8e-bf18-33818869cae0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780169000

Rocket, Firing Panel, Flying Model

Manufacturer:
Centuri Engineering  Search this
Materials:
Plastic, Copper, Paper, Steel, Glass, Rubber, Adhesive
Dimensions:
Other: 10 3/4 x 4 x 2 1/2 in., 0.3kg (27.3 x 10.2 x 6.4cm, 3/4lb.)
Type:
MODELS-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of G. Harry Stine
Inventory Number:
A19930792000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90999c7d0-71f8-40c1-9c8c-f40e23bd2426
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19930792000

Items Destroyed in Fire

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Container:
Box 199, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1930-1931
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 2: Collectors Files / 2.1: Collectors / Paris Stock
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99a51d882-e489-4761-8cd8-24f94835fcd3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-jacqself-ref13710

Customs Warehouse Fire

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Container:
Box 142, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1931
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 1: Correspondence / 1.6: Legal Correspondence Files / 1.6.6: Miscellaneous Legal Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw947b1bbd1-6359-4ac1-b9e7-1e8ff93549d1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-jacqself-ref12262

Montauk Studio Fire Damage

Collection Creator:
Greene, Balcomb, 1904-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1996
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers, circa 1880-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers
Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers / Series 9: Photographs / Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9aae2d8a4-1a5c-470a-bf6f-b656347bd7f9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-greebalc2-ref180

Studio (pre-fire)

Collection Creator:
Greene, Balcomb, 1904-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 54
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
before 1996
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers, circa 1880-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers
Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers / Series 9: Photographs / Places / Greene's House at Montauk, New York
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a9c1255e-93a8-4f57-a0d5-74938bb17182
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-greebalc2-ref234

Fire engines [chromogenic color transparency]

Photographer:
d'Arazien, Arthur  Search this
Advertiser:
Eastman Kodak Company  Search this
Collection Creator:
d'Arazien, Arthur  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (8" x 10".)
Container:
Box 6, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Chromogenic processes
Advertising
Date:
1958
Scope and Contents:
High view of seven vehicles, including fire trucks and an ambulance, with firemen climbing a ladder and fire hoses spraying. Label on plastic sleeve: "... Ad for Eastman Kodak Co. Staged in Lynbrook, L.I., N.Y. 1958." "286" in white ink on transparency.
Local Numbers:
AC0314-0000001.tif (AC Scan)
General:
From Box 6, folder 11.
Restrictions:
Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Fire fighters  Search this
Fire engines  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1950-1960 -- Color transparencies -- Acetate
Chromogenic processes
Advertising
Collection Citation:
Arthur d'Arazien Industrial Photographs, ca. 1930-2002, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Arthur d'Arazien Industrial Photographs
Arthur d'Arazien Industrial Photographs / Series 2: Photographs / 2.1: Color Phototransparencies
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89aa99245-32ad-4ed1-b4a4-efd5265ce13a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0314-ref155
Online Media:

The Fire Brigade. Hose cart.

Collection Creator:
Arthur, James (James Osborne)  Search this
Extent:
1 Nitrate negative
Container:
Box 1
Culture:
Chiricahua Apache  Search this
Mescalero Apache  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Nitrate negatives
Date:
February 15, 1916
Scope and Contents:
The fire brigade moving a large hose cart on the Mescalero Apache Reservation, New Mexico.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Thursday, 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 materials from the collection must be requested from 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); Reverend James O. Arthur photograph collection; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.057, Item N53206
See more items in:
Reverend James O. Arthur photograph collection
Reverend James O. Arthur photograph collection / Series 3: New Mexico- Mescalero Apache Reservation / 1916
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv433cb97ad-5d33-410a-8841-d8096b3f8860
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-057-ref1020

Recollection of Fire

Artist:
Alfred Hennen McAdams  Search this
Medium:
Painting, Watercolor and Ink on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 39.1 × 54.1cm (1 ft. 3 3/8 in. × 1 ft. 9 5/16 in.)
Type:
ART-Paintings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19781021000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9890edc6e-68c9-4d7b-8f15-10a89c0b0db6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19781021000
Online Media:

Morgan Fire Rescue

Artist:
Ben Lawless  Search this
Medium:
Felt Tip Pen and Watercolor on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Matted): 48.3 × 41.9cm (1 ft. 7 in. × 1 ft. 4 1/2 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 30.5 × 22.9cm (1 ft. × 9 in.)
Type:
ART-Paintings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19780935000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99766d636-c356-4d57-9432-b02770fc1f6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780935000
Online Media:

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