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Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1972-76, Segments 1, 2B, and 3A

Artist:
Christo and Jeanne-Claude, active 1958  Search this
Christo, born Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935-died New York City 2020  Search this
Jeanne-Claude, born Casablanca, Morocco 1935-died New York City 2009  Search this
Photographer:
Gianfranco Gorgoni, Italian, born Rome, Italy 1941  Search this
Medium:
color photograph
Dimensions:
28 x 39 in. (71.1 x 99.1 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
September 10-20, 1976
Topic:
Landscape\California  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Waterscape\sea\Pacific Ocean  Search this
Modern art movement\installation exterior\Running Fence  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Copyright:
© 1976, Christo. Photograph © Gianfranco Gorgoni, 1978
Object number:
RF.3.77
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Related Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70c2ee4fc-ee45-4740-a812-92fbba4020ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_RF.3.77

Bethel, Maine (Farwell Mountain), (painting)

Painter:
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr 1822-1888  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1879
Topic:
Landscape--Maine--Bethel  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8C110004
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_420051

Lhasa, (painting)

Painter:
Sheeler, Charles 1883-1965  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Columbus Museum of Art 480 East Broad Street Columbus Ohio 43215 Accession Number: 31.100
Date:
1916
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Landscape--Tibet--Lhasa  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Architecture exterior--Religious--Shrine  Search this
Control number:
IAP 41140607
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_380176

Back of Bear Mountain, (painting)

Painter:
Marin, John 1870-1953  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and charcoal on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Phillips Collection 1600-1612 21st Street, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20009-1090 Accession Number: 1276
Date:
1925
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Bear Mountain  Search this
Landscape--New York  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08750272
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_361088

Franconia Range, White Mountains, No. 1, (painting)

Painter:
Marin, John 1870-1953  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite pencil, and black chalk on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Phillips Collection 1600-1612 21st Street, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20009-1090 Accession Number: 1284
Date:
1927
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--White Mountains  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Franconia Mountains  Search this
Landscape--New Hampshire  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08750277
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_361093

Near Great Barrington, (painting)

Painter:
Marin, John 1870-1953  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and pencils on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Phillips Collection 1600-1612 21st Street, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20009-1090 Accession Number: 1290
Date:
1925
Topic:
Landscape--Massachusetts--Great Barrington  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08750281
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_361097

Fifth Lake

Artist:
Edgar Payne, born Washburn, MO 1882-died Los Angeles, CA 1947  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
39 3/8 x 49 3/8 in. (100.0 x 125.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1928
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\lake  Search this
Landscape\forest  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Henry Ward Ranger through the National Academy of Design
Object number:
1957.10.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70b907cfa-5434-4444-9bfe-99dc7360ca32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1957.10.6

The Ice Hole, Maine, (painting)

Painter:
Hartley, Marsden 1877-1943  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
New Orleans Museum of Art P. O. Box 19123 New Orleans Louisiana 70179 Accession Number: 73.2
Date:
1908
Topic:
Landscape--Season--Winter  Search this
Landscape--Lake  Search this
Landscape--Weather--Snow  Search this
Landscape--Maine  Search this
Landscape--Time--Night  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61070697
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_78088

Taos Houses, (painting)

Title:
New Mexican Village, (painting)
Painter:
Dasburg, Andrew 1887-1979  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
New Mexico Museum of Art 107 West Palace Avenue Santa Fe New Mexico 87504
Date:
1926
Topic:
Cityscape--New Mexico--Taos  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--Adobe  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8A510109
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_400382

Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
National Pan-Hellenic Council, American, founded 1930  Search this
Percy C. Ifill, American, 1914 - 1973  Search this
Arthur Courtney Logan, American, 1909 - 1973  Search this
National Association of Black Social Workers, American, founded 1968  Search this
The Girl Friends, Inc., American, founded 1927  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
National Insurance Association, American, founded 1921  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1943  Search this
National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Inc., American, founded 1924  Search this
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, American, founded 1920  Search this
National Association of University Women, American, founded 1910  Search this
National Dental Association, American, founded 1913  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., founded 1922  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
American Bridge Association, American, founded 1932  Search this
Simeon Golar, American, 1929 - 2013  Search this
369th Veterans Association, American  Search this
National Alliance of Postal and Federal Employees, American, founded 1913  Search this
Alliance for Women in Media, American, founded 1951  Search this
Congressional Black Caucus, American, founded 1971  Search this
National Business League, American, founded 1900  Search this
Morehouse College, American, founded 1867  Search this
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
Daughters of Isis, American, founded 1910  Search this
Alvin Ailey, American, 1931 - 1989  Search this
Dr. Gloria Toote, American, 1931 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 9/16 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 1.4 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Kenya, Africa
Barbados, Caribbean, North and Central America
Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Travel  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd596329946-b260-4d18-be3e-b5393a7ee34a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.8
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Cagnes-sur-Mer, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.702
Date:
Ca. 1928-1929
Topic:
Landscape--France--Cagnes-sur-Mer  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Landscape--Road  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Figure  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270010
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479875

Farmhouse at the Foot of Rotsethornet, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on burlap
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.922
Date:
Ca. 1935-1936
Topic:
Landscape--Norway--Volda  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Rotsethornet  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--Farmhouse  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270038
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479906

Rotsethornet, Winter, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on burlap
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.944
Date:
Ca. 1935-1936
Topic:
Landscape--Norway--Volda  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Rotsethornet  Search this
Landscape--Season--Winter  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270039
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479907

Volda, Winter, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on burlap
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.871
Date:
Ca. 1935-1936
Topic:
Landscape--Norway--Volda  Search this
Landscape--Season--Winter  Search this
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270040
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479908

Midnight Sun, Lofoten, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on burlap
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.907
Date:
Ca. 1937
Topic:
Landscape--Norway--Lofoten  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Landscape--River  Search this
Landscape--Time--Night  Search this
Landscape--Celestial--Sun  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270043
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479911

Mountain Blossoms, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on burlap
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.899
Date:
Ca. 1936-1937
Topic:
Landscape--Norway--Volda  Search this
Landscape--Tree  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270044
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479912

Apple Blossoms, Norheimsund, Hrrdanger, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on burlap
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.908
Date:
Ca. 1938
Topic:
Landscape--Norway--Norheimsund  Search this
Landscape--Norway--Hardanger  Search this
Landscape--Tree--Apple Tree  Search this
Landscape--River  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270045
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479913

Chalet in the Mountains, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on burlap
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.951
Date:
Ca. 1938
Topic:
Landscape--Norway  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Landscape--River  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G270046
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479914

George Rohrmann Collection

Photographer:
Rohrmann, G. F. (George F.)  Search this
Extent:
129 Color slides (35mm)
626 Negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm)
Culture:
Hausa (African people)  Search this
Xhosa (African people)  Search this
Sotho (African people)  Search this
Ndebele (African people)  Search this
Swazi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Color slides
Negatives (photographic)
Place:
Lesotho
Kano (Nigeria)
South Africa
Nigeria
Tanzania
Date:
1970-1975
Summary:
The collection depicts the everyday life and architecture of Basotho, Hausa, Makonde, Matabele, Pedi, Swazi, and Xhosa peoples in Nigeria, Southern Africa, and Tanzania.
Content Description:
The collection depicts Basotho, Hausa, Makonde, Matabele, Pedi, Swazi, and Xhosa peoples in Lesotho, Nigeria, South Africa, Swaziland, and Tanzania. Images show agricultural work, architecture, carving, cooking, landscapes, mountains, and portraits, among other subjects. Highlights of the collection include Makonde carvers at work in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Hausa peoples tie dying at indigo dye pits in Kano, Nigeria, and house decorations in South Africa and Lesotho including Bataung houses decorated with stone mosaics.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into series according to geographic location:

Series 1: Nigeria, 1974

Series 2: South Africa, 1970-1975

Series 3: Tanzania, 1974
Biographical / Historical:
Dr. George F. Rohrmann is Professor Emeritus of the Department of Microbiology at Oregon State University. His field of specialization is Virology.
Provenance:
Donated by George Rohrmann in December 2017 and March 2018.
Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Pedi (African people)  Search this
Dyeing -- tie dyeing  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Buildings  Search this
Makonde (African people)  Search this
Citation:
George Rohrmann Collection, EEPA 2018-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2018-003
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George Rohrmann Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo734d087c6-e022-4b93-b9fa-d42a90e6ad74
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-2018-003
Online Media:

Highroaders Caravan to Central America

Collection Creator:
Wells, Floyd Henry  Search this
Extent:
3 Film reels (1 hour 39 minutes, color silent; 3570 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1962
Scope and Contents:
Edited film chronicling an airstream caravan through Central America (Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Panama, Costa Rica). Film includes many views of scenic landscapes, mountain roads, cities and villages, ruins (Kabah, Uxmal, Dzibichaltun, Chichen Itza) and historic landmarks and airstream trailers tavelling or in recreational vechicle parks. In Guatemala they visit the villages Solola and Panajachel near Lake Atitlan and and town of Antigua. Scenes also include marketplaces, churches and chuch-life, a woman weaving, local crafts, washing clothing at public fountains.

Legacy Keywords: Outdoor recreation ; Tourism ; Archaeology Mexico ; Mountains ; Landscapes ; Markets Mexico ; Central America ; Mexico ; Guatemala ; El Salvador ; Costa Rica ; Panama
General:
Local Number: HSFA 1998.21.13
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Floyd Henry Wells films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Floyd Henry Wells films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9bc8a2b94-ba95-4330-a8d0-21ead70f84cc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1998-21-ref15

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