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Behind the mask in Mexico / edited by Janet Brody Esser ; photographs by Ruth D. Lechuga ; essays and field photographs by Marsha Bol ... [et al.]

Author:
Esser, Janet Brody  Search this
Lechuga, Ruth D  Search this
Bol, Marsha  Search this
Museum of International Folk Art (N.M.)  Search this
Museum of New Mexico  Search this
Subject:
Museum of International Folk Art (N.M.)  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 351 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1988
Topic:
Indian masks  Search this
Rites and ceremonies--Exhibitions  Search this
Masks  Search this
Festivals--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
F1219.3.M4B44 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_387151

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Extent:
18 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Date:
circa 1974-1989
Descriptive Entry:
These records document the museological work of the Office of Museum Programs (OMP) among its various constituencies - international, national, and local. The records focus on training for smaller museums in all aspect of museum work, including security, registration, conservation, graphics, education, development, and the like.
Topic:
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Professional education  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 631
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0631

Program Files

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Books
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Date:
1972-1980
Descriptive Entry:
This accession primarily documents the Native American Training Program in which Jane R. Glaser was Training Program Manager and James A. Hanson served as Training Program Coordinator. The purpose of the program was to assist Native American communities with establishing tribal museums and to provide guidance in regard to museum management, exhibition development, collections conservation, educational outreach, and fundraising. The records also document the Psychological Studies Program and other museum program activities such as workshops, seminars, and surveys. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; loan information; brochures; and study reports.
Topic:
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Books
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 92-100, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Program Files
Identifier:
Accession 92-100
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Program Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa92-100

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Extent:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Books
Brochures
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1975-1989
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of Office of Museum Programs (OMP) administrative files, mostly pertaining to the Native American Museums Program, Psychological Studies/Museum Evaluation Studies Program, and OMP Director; and include correspondence, monthly reports, budgets, intern files, workshop evaluations, OMP brochure drafts; and black-and-white photographs taken at workshops.
Topic:
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Books
Brochures
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-094, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
Identifier:
Accession 90-094
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa90-094

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Government Relations  Search this
Extent:
3.15 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Books
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Maps
Posters
Place:
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
National Mall (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1985-1995
Descriptive Entry:
These records consist of correspondence between Secretary Robert McC. Adams and various leaders of the United States Congress on matters such as funding for the establishment of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), the repatriation of Native American Indian artifacts at the National Mall, acquisition of the United States Customs House in New York City for its conversion to a museum, and constructing new facilities for the National Air and Space Museum near Dulles International Airport. There are also copies of the Secretary's testimony before congressional committees; memoranda between the Secretary and Mark W. Rodgers, Director, Office of Government Relations; memoranda and notes between the Director and his staff, Senior Government Relations Officers, Pablita Abeyta and A. Bradley Mims; and correspondence between the Secretary and Richard West, Director, National Museum of the American Indian.

Other records include posters and a map showing historical territories of Native Americans, national historical landmarks and parks in the United States, brochures, and newspaper and magazine articles.
Oversize:
This collection contains oversize material.
Topic:
Legislation  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Budget process  Search this
Budget  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Books
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Maps
Posters
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-080, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Government Relations, Records
Identifier:
Accession 95-080
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa95-080

Exhibition Records, 2003-2012

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Collections Management Services  Search this
Subject:
A Song for the Horse Nation (Exhibition) (2009-2011: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian (Exhibition) (2010-2020: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
The Great Inka Road: Engineering an Empire (Exhibition) (2015-2020: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Window on Collections (Exhibition) (2004- : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Electronic records
Date:
2003
2003-2012
Topic:
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-188
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 2003-2012 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Collections Management Services]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398578

Departmental Records, 1984-2018

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Museum Learning and Programs  Search this
Subject:
Rapkievian, Carolyn  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Programs  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Museum Programs  Search this
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
Physical description:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Electronic records
Color photographs
Audiotapes
Date:
1984
1984-2018
Topic:
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Workshops  Search this
Museum outreach programs  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-203
See more items in:
Departmental Records 1984-2018 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Museum Learning and Programs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398586

Exhibition Records, 1990-2006

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Collections Research and Information  Search this
Subject:
Lenz, Mary Jane  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
Spirit Capture: Native Americans and the Photographic Image (Exhibition) (2001-2002: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture (Exhibition) (1994-2000: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Who Stole the Tepee? (Exhibition) (2000-2001: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Creation's Journey: Masterworks of Native American Identity and Belief (Exhibition) (1994-1996: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian (Exhibition) (1996-1997: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Agayuliyararput: Our Way of Making Prayer - The Living Tradition of Yup'ik Masks (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
America's Smithsonian (Traveling exhibition) (1995-1998)  Search this
Stories of the People (Exhibition) (1996-1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Pathways of Tradition: Indian Insights into Indian Worlds (Exhibition) (1992-1993: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Listening to Our Ancestors: The Art of Native Life Along the North Pacific Coast (Exhibition) (2006-2007: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Listening to Our Ancestors: The Art of Native Life Along the North Pacific Coast (Exhibition) (2007-2008: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Instrument of Change: Jim Schoppert Retrospective Exhibition, 1947-1992 (Online exhibition)  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Exhibitions
Transcripts
Floor plans
Color photographs
Date:
1990
1990-2006
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Indians of North America--History  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Research  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-196
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; 9/4/2019 memorandum, Swann to Menyuk; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1990-2006 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Museum Research and Scholarship Department]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398587

Exhibition Records, 1992-2008, 2015-2016

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Museum Programs  Search this
Subject:
Rapkievian, Carolyn  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Programs  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Potomac Atrium  Search this
Window on Collections (Exhibition) (2004- : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations (Exhibition) (2014-2018: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Electronic records
Architectural drawings
Date:
1992
1992-2008
1992-2008, 2015-2016
Topic:
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-204
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2032; Transferring office; 09/30/2019 memorandum, Toda to Rapkievian; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1992-2008, 2015-2016 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Museum Programs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398591

Exhibition Records, 1999-2007

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Exhibitions and Public Spaces  Search this
Subject:
Mogel, Barbara S  Search this
Listening to Our Ancestors: The Art of Native Life Along the North Pacific Coast (Exhibition) (2007-2008: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Our Peoples: Giving Voice to Our Histories (Exhibition) (2004-2014: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Treaties: Great Nations in Their Own Words (Proposed exhibition)  Search this
Window on Collections (Exhibition) (2004- : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Electronic records
Compact discs
Date:
1999
1999-2007
Topic:
Indians of North America--History  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 13-104
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 12/20/2007 memorandum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1976-2011 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Exhibitions and Public Spaces]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_361569

Administration Files, 1990-2006

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
West, W. Richard  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1990
1990-2006
Topic:
Museums--Management  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Charters  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01244
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Administration Files 1990-2006 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_305640

Correspondence, 1996-2005

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of the Deputy Director  Search this
Subject:
Evelyn, Douglas E. 1941-  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1996
1996-2005
Topic:
Museums--Public relations  Search this
History--Societies, etc  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Indians of South America--Museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01262
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Correspondence 1996-2005 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of the Deputy Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_291071

Program Files, 2000-2009

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
West, W. Richard  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Board of Trustees  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Electronic mail
Collection descriptions
Electronic records
Date:
2000
2000-2009
Topic:
Fund raising  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Museum visitors  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Personnel management  Search this
Electronic mail messages  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-035
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2025. Records may contain personally identifiable information (PII) that is permanently restricted; Transferring office; 9/7/2010 memorandum, Wright to File; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Program Files 1990-2009 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_292999

NMAI, Director's Appointment, May 21, 1990

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Subject:
West, W. Richard  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Videotapes
Date:
1990
May 21, 1990
Topic:
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-116
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_254450

Direct Mail Program Records, 1991-2004

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of External Affairs Member Services Department  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Membership Department  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Pamphlets
Brochures
Newsletters
Date:
1991
1991-2004
Topic:
Museums--Membership  Search this
Fund raising  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00173
See more items in:
Direct Mail Program Records 1991-2004 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of External Affairs Member Services Department]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_256740

NMAI Historical Records, 1992

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Uniform title:
Spirits of the Present: The Legacy from Native America (Radio program : 1992)  Search this
Subject:
Ford Foundation  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Educational Outreach Fund  Search this
Corporation for Public Broadcasting  Search this
Ruth Mott Fund  Search this
District of Columbia City Council  Search this
Physical description:
1 oversize folder
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1992
Topic:
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Resolutions, Legislative  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 08-037
See more items in:
NMAI Historical Records 1984-1995 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_274929

Publications, 2008

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Museum Programs Publications Office  Search this
Uniform title:
Meet Christopher: An Osage Indian Boy from Oklahoma (Monograph : 2008)  Search this
The Land Has Memory: Indigenous Knowledge, Native Landscapes, and the National Museum of the American Indian (Monograph : 2008)  Search this
When the Rain Sings: Poems by Young Native Americans (Monograph : 2008)  Search this
Subject:
Blue Spruce, Duane  Search this
Francis, Lee  Search this
Simermeyer, Genevieve  Search this
Thrasher, Tanya  Search this
Wordcraft Circle of Native Writers & Storytellers  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Books
Collection descriptions
Place:
Oklahoma
Date:
2008
Topic:
American poetry--Indian authors  Search this
Endemic plants  Search this
Indian children  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Landscape gardening  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Osage Indians--Social life and customs  Search this
Osage Indians  Search this
Children's poetry, American  Search this
Children's writings, American  Search this
Youths' writings, American  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 09-086
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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_282130

Smithsonian Files, 1990-2005

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
West, W. Richard  Search this
Physical description:
3.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Newsletters
Date:
1990
1990-2005
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museum cooperation  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01172
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Smithsonian Files 1990-2005 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_248821

Event Files, 1992-2009

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Special Events  Search this
Physical description:
5.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Color photographs
Clippings
Picture postcards
Floppy disks
Color negatives
Pamphlets
Videotapes
Floor plans
Digital images
Electronic records
Compact discs
Date:
1992
1992-2009
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Special events--Marketing  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01182
See more items in:
Event Files 1992-2009 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Special Events]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_248949

Visual Materials, 1987-2002

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
6 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Color transparencies
Color negatives
Floppy disks
Compact discs
Black-and-white transparencies
Clippings
Date:
1987
1987-2002
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Special events  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01183
See more items in:
Visual Materials 1987-2002 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_248950

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