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Why Would Someone Fake a Mummy's Gun Wound?

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-12-04T05:00:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_DMQwMD74E7I

Circus Lingo

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (digital audio file)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
2017 June 29
Scope and Contents:
Dr. Denise Davis-Cotton (presenter); Karen Bell (presenter); Circus Arts Conservatory (presenter) Did you know that circus performers and crew members have their own way of communicating with each other? From "Aba-daba" (any dessert served in the cookhouse) to "ballyhoo" (the spiel shouted out in front of the sideshow to attract an audience), learn about the language of the circus.
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2017 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.2017, Item SFF2017_0629_Circus_Arts_Circus_Science_0002
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2017 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2017 Smithsonian Folklife Festival / Series 2: Circus Arts / Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5abb2fa59-cafc-47f9-a1fd-515d81207419
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-2017-ref544

Circus Lingo

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (digital audio file)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
2017 July 01
Scope and Contents:
Dr. Denise Davis-Cotton (presenter); Karen Bell (Clown; Circus Arts Conservatory); Robin Enrich (Clown); Bekka Stasny Did you know that circus performers and crew members have their own way of communicating with each other? From "Aba-daba" (any dessert served in the cookhouse) to "ballyhoo" (the spiel shouted out in front of the sideshow to attract an audience), learn about the language of the circus.
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2017 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.2017, Item SFF2017_0701_Circus_Arts_Circus_Science_0001
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2017 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2017 Smithsonian Folklife Festival / Series 2: Circus Arts / Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5adbc9920-386f-41da-837b-acdcc1ace5f5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-2017-ref605

Michael Goldberg papers

Creator:
Goldberg, Michael, 1924-2007  Search this
Names:
Brodey, James  Search this
Di Prima, Diane  Search this
Grosvenor, Robert, 1937-  Search this
Jenkins, Paul, 1923-2012  Search this
Kirili, Alain, 1946-  Search this
Mitchell, Joan, 1926-1992  Search this
Neimark, Jill  Search this
Pavia, Philip, 1915-2005  Search this
Riopelle, Jean Paul  Search this
Rivers, Larry, 1925-2002  Search this
Tanger, Susanna, 1942-  Search this
Whyatt, Frances  Search this
Extent:
1.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Drawings
Interviews
Sketchbooks
Date:
1942-1981
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material, letters, business records, notes, writings, art works, an interview transcript, printed material, and photographs.
A resume, 1969; letters, 1951-1972, from Joan Mitchell (some mention painter Jean Paul Riopelle), from his wife Patricia Southgate and her children, Karen Edwards, Vera "Bunny" Lang (identified as "B" in her letters), Jim Brodey, Paul Jenkins, and Philip Pavia; grant applications, 1970-1971; miscellaneous receipts, 1958-1974; and price lists, 1965-1969; nine address/appointment books, 1963-1970; an essay "The Canvas as a Plane" by Goldberg; poems by Jim Brodey, Diane De Prima, and Frances Whyatt, a typescript for an untitled play, and a script for play "The Sideshow" by Arthur Williams; a sketchbook; 12 drawings; a transcript of an interview of Goldberg by Jill Neimark, 1979; clippings, 1953-1979; exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1950-1981, a floorplan for Goldberg's studio, 1963; photographs of Goldberg, his family, including Joan Mitchell, Patricia Southgate, her children, and friends, including Larry Rivers, Jim Brodey, Robert Grosvenor, Alain Kirili, and Susanna Tanger; three group photographs taken in East Hampton by Hans Namuth, 1962, of 35 artists including Goldberg, James Brooks, Adolph Gottlieb, Balcomb Greene, Grace Hartigan, Al Held, Buffie Johnson, Lee Krasner, Ibram Lassaw, and Larry Rivers.
Biographical / Historical:
Michael Goldberg (1924-2007) was a painter in New York, New York.
Provenance:
Donated 1972-1983 by Michael Goldberg.
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:
Poets  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Interviews
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.goldmich
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw949df2771-4b68-454c-b47f-03acf4e0e830
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-goldmich

H - W and folio

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Extent:
28 Items
Container:
Box 96, Folder B
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Includes: "I'm a Crazy Jay on Circus Day," "The Queen of the Sideshow," and four separate compositions of "When the Circus Comes to Town."
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.16: Circus, Fair, Zoo / General Songs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep88df1855f-9b7d-4c2d-a594-48d4ef360dbc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0300-s11-ref944

The last voyage of the whaling bark Progress New Bedford, Chicago and the twilight of an industry Daniel Gifford

Title:
New Bedford, Chicago and the twilight of an industry
Author:
Gifford, Daniel 1970-  Search this
Subject:
Progress (Bark) History  Search this
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Physical description:
x, 194 pages illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Massachusetts
New England
New Bedford
Illinois
Chicago
Date:
2020
19th century
Topic:
Whaling--History  Search this
Whaling ships--History  Search this
Exhibitions--History  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Whaling  Search this
Whaling ships  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153654

John, sideshow owner

Maker:
Bordwell, Sally  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 8 in; 25.4 cm x 20.32 cm
image: 4 11/16 in x 6 7/8 in; 11.90625 cm x 17.4625 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Associated place:
United States: Indiana, Crown Point
Date made:
1973
Subject:
Carnivals  Search this
ID Number:
2010.0250.025
Catalog number:
2010.0250.025
Accession number:
2010.0250
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-df03-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1804277

Photographic History Collection: Circus

Object Name:
Circus Collection
ID Number:
COLL.PHOTOS.000043
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-08d8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1343255
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[Circus Sideshow]

Maker:
Beal, Gifford  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 cm x 48 cm; 12 3/16 in x 18 7/8 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Lithograph
Subject:
Circus  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0069.110
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-9668-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1343986

Chang-Yu-Sing, the Chinese Giant

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in; 16.51 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
cabinet card
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1880s
Subject:
Circus  Search this
China  Search this
Asian  Search this
ID Number:
PG.74.25.12
Accession number:
2009.0146
Catalog number:
74.25.12
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photo History Collection
Circus Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-a7e1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1351212
Online Media:

Mr. and Mrs. Patrick O'Brien

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in; 16.51 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
cabinet print
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Subject:
Circus  Search this
ID Number:
PG.74.25.09
Accession number:
2009.0146
Catalog number:
74.25.9
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photo History Collection
Circus Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-d985-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1351756
Online Media:

Chief Debro and Wife

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 4 in; 17.78 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
cabinet print
Date made:
ca 1894
Subject:
Circus  Search this
ID Number:
PG.74.25.18
Accession number:
2009.0146
Catalog number:
74.25.18
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photo History Collection
Circus Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-9bb0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1352387
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Montezuma Flatheads

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 4 in; 17.78 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
cabinet print
Subject:
Circus  Search this
ID Number:
PG.74.25.23
Accession number:
2009.0146
Catalog number:
74.25.23
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photo History Collection
Circus Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-b383-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1352510
Online Media:

Unidentified Albino Woman

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 4 in; 17.78 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
cabinet print
Subject:
Circus  Search this
ID Number:
PG.74.25.28
Accession number:
2009.0146
Catalog number:
74.25.28
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photo History Collection
Circus Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-b388-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1352515

Early African entertainments abroad : from the Hottentot Venus to Africa's first Olympians / Bernth Lindfors

Author:
Lindfors, Bernth  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Europe
Africa
Date:
2014
Topic:
Africans--Public opinion--History  Search this
Black people in popular culture--History  Search this
Racism in popular culture--History  Search this
Sideshows  Search this
In popular culture  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1043157

Showman the life and music of Perry George Lowery Clifford Edward Watkins

Author:
Watkins, Clifford E  Search this
Subject:
Lowery, Perry George  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 165 pages illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
United States
États-Unis
Date:
2003
Topic:
Cornet players  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Cornettistes  Search this
Musiciens noirs américains  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116465

Cabinet card of sideshow actor Mianko Karoo

Photograph by:
Bransby Cooper Pentz, American, 1854 - 1928  Search this
Subject of:
Mianko Karoo, ca. 1868 - unknown  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver nitrate on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (Card): 4 × 2 1/2 in. (10.2 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place made:
York, York County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1890
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Photography  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.9.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Racist and Stereotypical Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d379dac5-cdfd-4c23-b4aa-a7fad83d8d4b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.9.19

Michael Goldberg papers, 1942-1981

Creator:
Goldberg, Michael, 1924-2007  Search this
Subject:
Brodey, James  Search this
Grosvenor, Robert  Search this
Kirili, Alain  Search this
Mitchell, Joan  Search this
Riopelle, Jean Paul  Search this
Rivers, Larry  Search this
Tanger, Susanna  Search this
Neimark, Jill  Search this
Pavia, Philip  Search this
Whyatt, Frances  Search this
Di Prima, Diane  Search this
Jenkins, Paul  Search this
Type:
Drawings
Interviews
Sketchbooks
Citation:
Michael Goldberg papers, 1942-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8224
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210395
AAA_collcode_goldmich
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210395

Crowd watching a performance of the Sells Floto Circus

Type:
Photographs
Date:
1929
Citation:
Crowd watching a performance of the Sells Floto Circus, 1929. Walt Kuhn Family papers and Armory Show records, 1859-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14853
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Walt Kuhn Family papers and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_14853
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Reginald Marsh sketching a poster of a tattooed woman

Photographer:
Pyle, Gene  Search this
Subject:
Marsh, Reginald  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
193-
Citation:
Gene Pyle. Reginald Marsh sketching a poster of a tattooed woman, 193-. Reginald Marsh papers, 1897-1955. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Sketching  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15013
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Reginald Marsh papers, 1897-1955
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15013
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