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Mathew Brady and the image of history / Mary Panzer ; with an essay by Jeana K. Foley

Author:
Panzer, Mary  Search this
Foley, Jeana Kae  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
Fogg Art Museum  Search this
International Center of Photography  Search this
Subject:
Brady, Mathew B. 1823 (ca.)-1896  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 232 p. : ill ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1997
C1997
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Photographers--Biography  Search this
Portrait photography--History  Search this
History  Search this
Photography  Search this
Call number:
TR647.B812 P3 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_522579

Francis Calley Gray and art collecting for America / Marjorie B. Cohn

Author:
Cohn, Marjorie B  Search this
Gray, Francis Calley 1790-1856  Search this
Fogg Art Museum  Search this
Harvard University Art Museums  Search this
Subject:
Gray, Francis Calley 1790-1856 Art collections  Search this
Fogg Art Museum Catalogs  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 344 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1986
Topic:
Prints--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Call number:
N5220.G77 C6 1986
N5220.G77C6 1986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_311810

Beatrix Farrand : private gardens, public landscapes / Judith B. Tankard

Title:
Private gardens, public landscapes
Author:
Tankard, Judith B.  Search this
Subject:
Farrand, Beatrix 1872-1959  Search this
Physical description:
240 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2009
©2009
Topic:
Landscape architects  Search this
Landscape architecture--History  Search this
Gardens--Design--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1109200

Chapters in my life [microform] : with appendix, containing special notices of particular incidents and persons : also thoughts on certain subjects / Leonard Blomefield (Late Jenyns)

Author:
Jenyns, Leonard 1800-1893  Search this
Subject:
Jenyns, Leonard 1800-1893  Search this
Physical description:
133 p
Type:
Microforms
Biography
Date:
1889
Topic:
Naturalists  Search this
Call number:
mfm241
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_125554

Sibley's Harvard graduates

Author:
Sibley, John Langdon 1804-1885  Search this
Shipton, Clifford Kenyon 1902-1973  Search this
Massachusetts Historical Society  Search this
Subject:
Harvard University  Search this
Physical description:
v. ill. ports. 26 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Biography
Date:
1642
Call number:
CT215 .S56
LD2139 .S56
CT215.S56
LD2139.S56
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_80397

Report: Oral Histories in Meteoritics and Planetary Science: XIII: Fred L. Whipple

Author:
Marvin, Ursula B  Search this
Subject:
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Whipple, Fred Lawrence 1906-  Search this
Nininger, Harvey  Search this
LaPaz, Lincoln  Search this
National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Prairie Meteorite Network  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
Harvard College Observatory  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
Meteoritical Society  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Satellite Tracking Program  Search this
Sputnik  Search this
Moonwatch Program  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 15; Page numbers: A199-A213
Date:
2004
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Meteors  Search this
Telescopes  Search this
Astrophysicists  Search this
Comets  Search this
Baker-Nunn Camera  Search this
Meteoritics  Search this
Artificial satellites  Search this
International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Continental drift  Search this
Publisher:
Arizona Board of Regents, University of Arizona: The Meteoritical Society
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11372

Rubenstein, David M. (8/11/1949- )

Subject:
Rubenstein, David M (8/11/1949- )  Search this
Citizen Regent  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Board of Regents Committee on Finance and Investment  Search this
Board of Regents Executive Committee  Search this
Type:
Biographies
Place:
Maryland
Date:
Regent Tenure: 5/7/2009-Present
Topic:
Lawyers  Search this
Businessmen  Search this
Philanthropists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12252

Ferguson, Roger W., Jr. (10/28/1951- )

Subject:
Ferguson, Roger Walton 1951-  Search this
Citizen Regent  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Board of Regents Audit and Review Committee  Search this
Board of Regents Committee on Finance and Investment  Search this
Type:
Biographies
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
Regent Tenure: 5/6/2017-Present
Topic:
Economists  Search this
Lawyers  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14881

The new Negro : the life of Alain Locke / Jeffrey C. Stewart

Author:
Stewart, Jeffrey C. 1950-  Search this
Subject:
Locke, Alain 1885-1954  Search this
Locke, Alain 1885-1954 Political and social views  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 932 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Date:
2018
Topic:
African American philosophers  Search this
African American intellectuals  Search this
African American college teachers  Search this
African American gay men  Search this
Harlem Renaissance  Search this
African American arts--History  Search this
African Americans--Intellectual life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089984

When "Bricklayer Bill" Won the 1917 Boston Marathon, It Was a Victory For All Irish Americans

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 14:34:13 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_fd2d198b4258147e44157562c063639b

Joseph A. Baird Jr. clipping collection on American and California artists

Collector:
Baird, Joseph Armstrong  Search this
Current owner:
Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library  Search this
Physical description:
4.5 linear ft. (15 three-ring folders)
Type:
Sources
Clippings (information artifacts)
Place:
California
United States
Date:
1950
1950-1985
Topic:
Artists--Biography  Search this
Art, American--History  Search this
Call number:
N6530.C2 B35
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research use on site. Material is acidic and brittle.
Post-1922 material may have copyright restrictions.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1048030

Man of the hour : James B. Conant, warrior scientist / Jennet Conant

Author:
Conant, Jennet  Search this
Subject:
Conant, James Bryant 1893-1978  Search this
Manhattan Project (U.S.) History  Search this
Physical description:
x, 587 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
20th century
Topic:
Educators  Search this
College presidents  Search this
Chemists  Search this
Atomic bomb--History  Search this
Cold War--Decision making--History  Search this
Science and state--History  Search this
Technology and state--History  Search this
Foreign relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1088066

Jane Crow : the life of Pauli Murray / Rosalind Rosenberg

Author:
Rosenberg, Rosalind 1946-  Search this
Subject:
Murray, Pauli 1910-1985  Search this
Episcopal Church Clergy  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 494 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
20th century
Topic:
African American intellectuals  Search this
African American poets  Search this
African American lawyers  Search this
African American civil rights workers  Search this
African American feminists  Search this
Social reformers  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1080315

Lois Orswell, David Smith, and modern art / Marjorie B. Cohn with the Lois Orswell/David Smith correspondence ; edited by Sarah B. Kianovsky

Author:
Cohn, Marjorie B  Search this
Smith, David 1906-1965  Search this
Fogg Art Museum  Search this
Harvard University Art Museums  Search this
Subject:
Orswell, Lois 1904-1998  Search this
Orswell, Lois 1904-1998  Search this
Smith, David 1906-1965  Search this
Orswell, Lois 1904-1998 Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
387 p. : ill. (some col.) 28 cm
Type:
Biography
Correspondence
Exhibitions
Place:
Connecticut
United States
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Art--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_700528

Home and exile / Chinua Achebe

Author:
Achebe, Chinua  Search this
Subject:
Achebe, Chinua  Search this
Physical description:
x, 115 p. ; 21 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Nigeria
Africa
Date:
2000
20th century
Topic:
Authors, Nigerian  Search this
Nigerians  Search this
Exiles  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Western influences  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_606879

The coalescing of different forces and ideas : a history of landscape architecture at Harvard, 1900-1999 / by Melanie L. Simo

Title:
History of landscape architecture at Harvard, 1900-1999
Author:
Simo, Melanie Louise 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Harvard University Graduate School of Design History  Search this
Harvard University Department of Landscape Architecture History  Search this
Physical description:
210 p. : ill., ports. ; 32 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Massachusetts
Cambridge
Date:
2000
C2000
20th century
Topic:
Landscape architecture--History  Search this
Landscape architects  Search this
Call number:
SB469 .S56 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_626783

Daniel Urban Kiley : the early gardens / William S. Saunders, editor ; with essays by Anita Berrizbeitia ... [et al.]

Author:
Harvard University Graduate School of Design  Search this
Subject:
Kiley, Dan (Dan Urban)  Search this
Physical description:
80 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1999
C1999
Topic:
Landscape architecture  Search this
Landscape architects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_563467

Reading the shape of nature : comparative zoology at the Agassiz Museum / Mary P. Winsor

Author:
Winsor, Mary P  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Agassiz, Alexander 1835-1910  Search this
Barbour, Thomas 1884-1946  Search this
Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology History  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 324 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1991
Topic:
Animals--Classification--History  Search this
Natural history--Classification--History  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Call number:
QL71.U62C358 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_419250

The art and imagination of W.E.B. Du Bois / Arnold Rampersad

Author:
Rampersad, Arnold  Search this
Subject:
Du Bois, W. E. B (William Edward Burghardt) 1868-1963  Search this
Physical description:
x, 323 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1990
20th century
Topic:
Authors, American  Search this
African Americans--Intellectual life  Search this
Call number:
CT275.D82 R2 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_485330

James B. Conant : Harvard to Hiroshima and the making of the nuclear age / James G. Hershberg

Title:
Harvard to Hiroshima and the making of the nuclear age
Author:
Hershberg, James G (James Gordon) 1960-  Search this
Subject:
Conant, James Bryant 1893-1978  Search this
Harvard University Presidents Biography  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 948 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1995
1993
20th century
Topic:
Educators  Search this
College presidents  Search this
Chemists  Search this
Atomic bomb--History  Search this
Science and state--History  Search this
Technology and state--History  Search this
Foreign relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_487393

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