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Emily Nathan papers, [ca. 1935-1985]

Creator:
Nathan, Emily S., 1907-1999  Search this
De Creeft, José, 1884-1982  Search this
Subject:
Spyropoulous, Jannis  Search this
Johns, Jasper  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Smith, Tony  Search this
Namuth, Hans  Search this
McLanathan, Richard B. K.  Search this
Woolfenden, William E. (William Edward)  Search this
De Creeft, José  Search this
Hirshhorn, Joseph H.  Search this
Towle Mfg. Company  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Archives of American Art  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Roosters -- Pictorial works  Search this
Roosters -- Anecdotes  Search this
Caricatures and cartoons  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Cartoonists -- Interviews  Search this
Inventors -- Interviews  Search this
Archives -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Arts administrators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Art and industry  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8071
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210242
AAA_collcode_nathemil2
Theme:
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210242

Website Records

Topic:
Museum on Main Street (Website)
Rebel, Jedi, Princess, Queen: Star Wars and the Power of Costume (Website)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2016-2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of three websites maintained by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES).

The SITES archives website, crawled July 31, 2018, includes content that no longer exists on their active website. The homepage replicates an older version of the website. When content still exists on the active website, links will take users to the active content. When content no longer exists on the active website, links will take users to the content within the archives website. This accession does not include the content on the active website.

The "Museum on Main Street" website, crawled August 6, 2018, helps bring the Smithsonian Institution to small towns across America. The website includes information about traveling exhibitions as well as educational resources and docent handbooks for each exhibition. The website also includes guides for creating oral histories and exhibitions. In addition, a blog is hosted on the website. Launched in May 2016, the blog features Smithsonian-related activities conducted in local communities.

The "Rebel, Jedi, Princess, Queen: Star Wars and the Power of Costume" website, crawled August 6, 2018, includes information about the traveling exhibition of the same name, including previews, family activities, and links to related resources.

Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Blogs  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-186, Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-186
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-186

Website Records

Topic:
Package for Interactive Analysis of Line Emission (Electronic resource)
Creator::
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of four websites maintained by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO). SAO, with the Harvard College Observatory, jointly administers the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA).

The John G. Wolbach Library website, crawled September 4, 2018, provides information about the Library's collections and services. Detailed collection information is not included in this accession.

The Package for Interactive Analysis of Line Emission (PINTofALE) website, crawled on September 12, 2018, consists of documentation of software tools developed to analyze spectroscopic data from optically-thin coronal plasmas. The software itself is not included in this accession.

The software website for the CfA High Energy Astrophysics Division, crawled on September 18, 2018, serves as a portal to the Division's available software, located on several other websites.

The SAO/United States, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Astrophysics Data System (ADS) website, crawled September 18, 2018, is a digital library portal for researchers in astronomy and physics, operated by SAO under a NASA grant. This accession does not include the bibliographic data.

Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Research  Search this
Astrophysics Data System  Search this
Academic libraries  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-185, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-185
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-185

Website Records

Topic:
GitHub (Electronic resource)
Creator::
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the GitHub account of the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (FSG) as it existed on May 17, 2018. The account provides FSG with a space to share open-source technologies developed in-house. This accession consists of informational pages but does not include the downloadable software. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art, Asian  Search this
Open source software  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-177, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-177
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-177

Website Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the United States National Museum Geometridae section of the Department of Entomology website as it existed on June 18, 2018. The section allows users to browse information about the geometridae moth collections of the National Museum of Natural History, formerly part of the United States National Museum. In addition, this accession also includes files for the website that were transferred directly from the web server. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Entomology  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Research  Search this
Geometridae  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-178, National Museum of Natural History, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-178
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-178

Website Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Advancement. Smithsonian Women's Committee  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the Smithsonian Craft2Wear website as it existed on July 31, 2018, two months before the 2018 event. The website publicizes one of the Smithsonian Women's Committee's two annual juried craft show fund raisers. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Fund raising  Search this
Craft shows  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-182, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Advancement. Smithsonian Women's Committee, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-182
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-182

Website Records

Creator::
Scientific Collections International  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the Scientific Collections International (SciColl) website as it existed on July 18, 2018. The mission of SciColl is to increase the return on investment that countries and institutions make in their scientific collections by catalyzing international and interdisciplinary collaboration. The SciColl Secretariat is hosted at the Smithsonian Institution. The website includes information about SciColl and its research initiatives and events. Due to technical issues, some images may be missing from this accession. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-179, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-179
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-179

Website Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Place:
United States -- History
Date:
2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the American Women's History Initiative website as it existed on June 5, 2018. The initiative uses technology to amplify a diversity of women's voices throughout the Smithsonian Institution's many museums, research centers, cultural heritage affiliates, and online audiences. The website provides information about the initiative as well as the stories of contributions made by individual women. It also highlights objects in the collections. Due to technical issues, some interactive features in this accession may not function as expected. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Women -- History  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-180, Smithsonian Institution, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-180
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-180

Website Records

Topic:
My Armenia Cultural Heritage Tourism Program (Website)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Place:
Armenia
Date:
2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the "My Armenia Cultural Heritage Tourism Program" website as it existed on June 28, 2018, shortly after the website was first launched. The My Armenia Program works to increase and share knowledge about Armenian cultural heritage and to build capacity to support the long-term vitality of Armenian cultural sites and practices. It is a collaborative program between Armenia, the United States Agency for International Development, and the Smithsonian Institution. The website provides information about Armenian culture and tourism. It is hosted by the Smithsonian Institution and available in both English and Armenian. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Cultural property  Search this
Heritage tourism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-181, Smithsonian Institution, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-181
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-181

Website Records

Creator::
National Postal Museum  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the National Postal Museum website as it existed on July 31, 2018. It includes information about the museum and its exhibitions, collections, research, events, and educational resources. It also includes online exhibitions. Detailed collection information is not included in this accession. Due to technical issues, some features of this crawled website may not function as expected. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Postal museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-183, National Postal Museum, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-183
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-183

Website Records

Topic:
Aesthetics and Astronomy (Website)
LIGHT: Beyond the Bulb (Website)
Creator::
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics as they existed on August 22, 2018. The Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics is jointly administered by the Harvard College Observatory and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory.

The "Aesthetics and Astronomy" website documents a project of the same name which studies the perception of multi-wavelength astronomical imagery and the effects of the scientific and artistic choices in processing astronomical data. The website documents the project and its findings.

"LIGHT: Beyond the Bulb" is an open-source international exhibition program that showcases the incredible variety of light-based science being researched today across the electromagnetic spectrum, across scientific disciplines, and across technological platforms. The Chandra X-ray Observatory and SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, are jointly leading the program in conjunction with the International Astronomical Union for the International Year of Light 2015. The website includes information about the program and about creating or hosting an exhibition as well as an image collection.

Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Astronomical photography  Search this
Astronomy in art  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Photonics  Search this
International Year of Light, 2015  Search this
X-ray telescopes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-184, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-184
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-184

Records of the Chief (Robert M. Organ), 1962-1975

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Conservation Analytical Laboratory  Search this
Subject:
Organ, R. M  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1962
1962-1975
Topic:
Preservation of materials  Search this
Materials--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. T89051
See more items in:
Director's Records 1959-2014 [Museum Conservation Institute]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_287434

Emily Nathan papers

Creator:
Nathan, Emily  Search this
De Creeft, José, 1884-1982  Search this
Lerner, Abram, first director and curator  Search this
Names:
Archives of American Art  Search this
Smithsonian Institution -- Public relations.  Search this
Towle Mfg. Company -- Public relations  Search this
De Creeft, José, 1884-1982  Search this
Hirshhorn, Joseph H.  Search this
Johns, Jasper, 1930-  Search this
McLanathan, Richard B. K.  Search this
Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970  Search this
Smith, Tony, 1912-1980  Search this
Spyropoulous, Jannis, 1912-  Search this
Woolfenden, William E. (William Edward), 1918-1995  Search this
Photographer:
Namuth, Hans  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot
5 Linear feet (Addition)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
[ca. 1935-1985]
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence and files relating to several art projects planned for the public relations programs of industries and museums, particularly Nathan's work with Towle Manufacturing and its gallery, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Archives of American Art.
1973 DONATION (1.0 ft.): Correspondence and project files for various clients. Of note are two photographs of Jasper Johns, and one each of Mark Rothko and Tony Smith, all taken by Hans Namuth, 1960.
ADDITION: Files relating to Nathan's work as public relations consultant for the silver company,Towle Manufacturing and its gallery, (ca.1951-ca.1957), include photographs of exhibits, silversmiths at work and Towle executives, as well as correspondence, writings, notes on silversmithing and its history, and newsletters. Files relating to Nathan's work at the Smithsonian Institution's museums and exhibitions, 1960's-ca. 1985, consist of subject files, clippings, catalogs, articles, press releases, newsletters, and reports. Publicity files also cover the opening of the National Portrait Gallery and its inaugural exhibition. Nathan's work for the Archives of American Art, from its first becoming a bureau of the Smithsonian in 1970, is documented through subject files, membership lists, reports to trustees and the director, newsletters, clippings, catalogs, budgets and statistics. Correspondence consists of letters to Georgia O'Keeffe regarding a pending oral history with the sculptors Dorothy Dehner and David Smith. The majority of the photographs are of personalities long associated with the Archives of American Art.
Letter from museum administrator and lecturer daniel Catton Rich expresses his pleasure at having met Jannis and Zoe Spyropoulous in Athens, Greece and describes the painting by Jannis that he purchased for the Worcester Art Museum.
Also found are interviews conducted by Nathan for Radio Smithsonian, including an interview of New York, N.Y. cartoonist and inventor Rube Goldberg (1883-1970) conducted in 1970 (Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette tape. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 39 min.; 33 p. transcript; an interview of art historian and writer Richard B. K. McLanathan , 1970; an interview of the Director of the Archives of American Art William E. Woolfenden conducted in 1970, an interview of Abram Lerner, Director of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, and art collector Joseph Hirshhorn, 1969 (sound cassette); Also found is an interview of William Woolfenden by Nathan conducted May 6, 1983 upon his retirement as Director of the Archives of American Art.
Also found is a folder of material assembled by Nathan regarding Jose de Creeft's story, as told to Nathan, of his pet rooster, intended by Nathan to be submitted for publication under the title "Roosty Was My Friend." Included are an introduction by Nathan, providing biographical information on de Creeft; sample text for the story (2 pages) and an outline for the remainder (3 pages), 24 drawings by de Creeft illustrating the story; and a photograph of de Creeft with a wire sculpture of Roosty, 1957, taken by Budd studio.
Biographical / Historical:
Emily Nathan was a public relations consultant and journalist, had many contacts in the art world. De Creeft was a sculptor; born 1884 in Spain. He eventually settled in New York. He died in 1982.
Public relations consultant and journalist.
Provenance:
Donated 1973-1988 by Emily Nathan and in 2000 by the Emily Nathan estate, via Edgar S. Nathan, III, executor. The letter to Nathan from Daniel Catton Rich was donated by Rich, 1977.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Public relations consultants  Search this
Topic:
Roosters -- Pictorial works  Search this
Roosters -- Anecdotes  Search this
Caricatures and cartoons  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Cartoonists -- Interviews  Search this
Inventors -- Interviews  Search this
Archives -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Arts administrators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Art and industry  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.nathemil2
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-nathemil2

Website Records

Topic:
Performed Words (Website)
Tumblr (Electronic resource)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2010-2013
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a blog and a website maintained by Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings as they existed on August 4, 2013.

The Smithsonian Folkways Tumblr account highlighted recordings from its collections, often tied to anniversaries or special events. The first post to the blog was in March 2010. In January 2012, a post noted that the account would no longer be updated.

The "Performed Words" website allows the public to listen to recorded, living performances and hear the performer's voices speaking and singing with their own tone, rhythm and nuance. Due to technical issues, this accession only includes the non-Flash version of the website.

Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Blogs  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-284, Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 13-284
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa13-284

Website Records

Topic:
Smithsonian Folkways Magazine (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2013
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings website as it existed on December 27, 2013. Folkways is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The website includes information about the program, educational resources, and podcasts as well as an online version of "Smithsonian Folkways Magazine." This accession does not include audio tracks. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Podcasts  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-080, Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 14-080
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa14-080

Website Records

Topic:
Smithsonian Folkways Magazine (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2012
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the website for Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings as it existed on April 2, 2012. Smithsonian Folkways Recordings is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The website includes information about the program, educational resources, and podcasts as well as an online version of "Smithsonian Folkways Magazine." Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Podcasts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-626, Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 12-626
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa12-626

Special Communications Received, 1868-1918

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Chief Clerk  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Documents Clerk  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1868
1868-1918
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000066
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216673

Website Records

Topic:
Talk Story (Newsletter)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2011
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the main website of the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage as it existed between July 7 and 11, 2011. The website includes information about the Center, its research initiatives, and its archival collections as well as online exhibitions and electronic versions of the newsletter, "Talk Story." Online exhibitions include "Waterways: Mid-Atlantic Maritime Communities;" "Forest Service, Culture, and Community;" "Navigating the Mekong;" "Creativity and Resistance: Maroon Culture in the Americas;" "Borders/Fronteras;" and "Lu'au: A Hawaiian Feast." Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Folk festivals  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Archival materials  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-226, Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 11-226
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa11-226

Website Records

Topic:
Talk Story (Newsletter)
Smithsonian Folkways Magazine (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2010-2013
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of three websites maintained by the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage.

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival website, crawled on July 18, 2013, provides information about the 2013 Festival and background information about each of the featured programs. It also contains historical information about the Festival and a blog, with posts dating as early as June 2010. Due to technical issues, much of the video was not properly captured.

The Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage website, crawled on July 31, 2013, includes information about the Center, its research initiatives, and its archival collections. It also includes online exhibitions and electronic versions of the newsletter, "Talk Story."

The Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings website as it existed on August 4, 2013. Folkways is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The website includes information about the program, educational resources, and podcasts as well as an online version of "Smithsonian Folkways Magazine." This accession does not include audio tracks and, due to technical issues, much of the video was not properly captured.

Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Blogs  Search this
Folk festivals  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Podcasts  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-283, Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 13-283
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa13-283

Specimen Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Extent:
0.52 cu. ft. (26 microfilm reels)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilms
Date:
1885-1907
Descriptive Entry:
These records consist of correspondence from the United States National Museum to persons who sent in specimens for examination. People represented in the records include Richard Rathbun, Frederick William True, G. Brown Goode, and Charles D. Walcott. Most correspondence is signed by subordinate officials. A volume list follows.
Restrictions:
Record unit available on microfilm only.
Topic:
Museums -- Administration  Search this
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Microfilms
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 114, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum, Specimen Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 114
See more items in:
Specimen Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0114

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