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Travel, Virgin Islands (see also oversized, Box 163)

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
January 1949
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Collection, Acc. 1992.0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection / Series 2: Military Career / 2.3: Materials Arranged by Posting / 2.3.9: Lockbourne AAB/AAF/AFB (Lockbourne, OH), Base Commander
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref1846
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Trinidadian Music; The Merrytones Steel Band

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Caribbean Program 1989 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Stuempfle, Stephen (field worker)  Search this
Artist:
Merrytones Steel Band  Search this
Performer:
Merrytones Steel Band  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Trinidadians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago)
Local Numbers:
FP-1989-CT-0017-2
General:
tape 1
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago), Trinidad and Tobago, February 5, 1989.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
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.
Topic:
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1989 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1989, Item FP-1989-CT-0017-2
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1989 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1989 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: The Caribbean: Cultural Encounters in the New World
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1989-ref1016

Trinidadian Music; The Merrytones Steel Band

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
1989 February 5
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: 1989 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1989, Item FP-1989-CT-0017
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1989 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1989 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: The Caribbean: Cultural Encounters in the New World / Fieldwork
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1989-ref891

Calypso exposed [sound recording]

Recorder:
Cook, Emory 1913-2002  Search this
Performer:
Lord Melody 1926-1988  Search this
Sparrow (Calypso singer)  Search this
Howard, Herbert  Search this
Cypher (Calypso singer)  Search this
Mighty Skipper (Calypso singer)  Search this
Brute Force Band  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Trinidadians  Search this
Antiguans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Caribbean Area
Date:
1961
[1961]
Topic:
World music  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Steel band music  Search this
Local number:
Cook 1189
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Cook Records Collection
Cook Labs records 1939-2002 [Cook Labs]
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_233544

Golden Harvest

Designer:
Althea McNish, (Trinidadian, active in England, 1924–2020)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Hull Traders, Ltd., (United Kingdom, founded 1958)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: screen printed on sateen Label: screen printed on cotton sateen
Dimensions:
H x W: 146.7 × 125.7 cm (57 3/4 × 49 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
England
Date:
designed late 1950s; printed early 1960s
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund
Accession Number:
2021-1-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c3ae7efe-fbe9-4b8c-a3b3-7aee9e63a5ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2021-1-1

Van Gogh

Designer:
Althea McNish, (Trinidadian, active in England, 1924–2020)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Hull Traders, Ltd., (United Kingdom, founded 1958)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: screen printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 142.2 × 125.7 cm (56 in. × 49 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
England
Date:
designed late 1950s; printed early 1960s
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund
Accession Number:
2021-1-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq45856cf07-c133-433e-94d8-d35a90157cbb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2021-1-2

Tepeaca

Designer:
Althea McNish, (Trinidadian, active in England, 1924–2020)  Search this
Company:
Liberty & Company, London, England, founded 1874  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed
Dimensions:
H x W: 50 x 95 cm (19 11/16 x 37 3/8 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Sample
Object Name:
Sample
Made in:
England
Date:
1960
Credit Line:
Gift of Colleen Farr
Accession Number:
1962-141-7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq407a9775f-ec92-4438-8897-2346a47ca616
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1962-141-7

Episode 33

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/x-mpeg
Uploaded:
Fri, 22 Jul 2011 18:00:00 GMT
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more episodes:
Tapestry of the Times
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_2aa0b3ff295ecf616a8afa147871ee8a

Episode 5

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/x-mpeg
Uploaded:
Sun, 21 Aug 2011 16:00:00 GMT
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more episodes:
Tapestry of the Times
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_48b606301d0f55d331230cec65e7a76d

Episode 21

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/x-mpeg
Uploaded:
Fri, 05 Aug 2011 20:00:00 GMT
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more episodes:
Tapestry of the Times
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_c2d0263f630eb436d9ccf904e3bd2a8e

Trinidad de Noche

Artist:
Emilio Sánchez, born Camagüey, Cuba 1921-died Warwick, NY 1999  Search this
Medium:
woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 24 3/4 x 34 1/4 in. (62.8 x 87.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1957-1958
Topic:
Cityscape\time\night  Search this
Cityscape\Trinidad  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Copyright:
© 1978, Emilio Sanchez
Object number:
1991.157.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73328e88c-72e8-45a8-9396-93caa2a38d09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.157.1

Statue of Liberty, Trinidad, Colorado, from the portfolio Statues of Liberty

Artist:
Arthur Taussig, born Los Angeles, CA 1941  Search this
Medium:
silver dye bleach print
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 x 16 in. (20.3 x 40.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1987
Topic:
Monument\statue\Statue of Liberty  Search this
Landscape\Colorado\Trinidad  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Copyright:
©, H. Arthur Taussig
Object number:
1988.13.84
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dee21023-62c5-44a0-88b0-330dd02355ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1988.13.84

Natives Resting (Trinidad)

Artist:
George Overbury "Pop" Hart, born Cairo, IL 1868-died New York City 1933  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink on paper
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic  Search this
Landscape\Trinidad  Search this
Object number:
1981.60.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fd06a630-eca7-4012-8800-e26831983654
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1981.60.1

Trinidadian Chicken Curry

Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
card, recipe
ID Number:
2018.3030.10
Catalog number:
2018.3030.10
Nonaccession number:
2018.3030
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-4a30-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1877604

Flier for “Black History Month Annual Cultural Freebee Jam” by Kool Lance

Designed by:
Kool Lance, American  Search this
Distributed by:
Nubian Productions, American  Search this
Subject of:
Afrika Bambaataa, American, born 1957  Search this
The Cold Crush Brothers, American, founded 1978  Search this
DJ Charlie Chase, American, born 1959  Search this
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
DJ Kool Herc, Jamaican American, born 1955  Search this
DJ Jazzy Jay, American, born 1961  Search this
Soul Power 82, American  Search this
Kool DJ Red Alert, American, born 1956  Search this
Soulsonic Force, American, founded 1980  Search this
Cosmic Force, American  Search this
Jazzy Five, American  Search this
Grandmaster Flash, American, born 1958  Search this
Furious Five, American, 1978 - 1989  Search this
Kool DJ AJ, American, died 2015  Search this
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
Grand Wizard Theodore, American, born 1963  Search this
Fantastic Five, American, 1979 - 1994  Search this
DJ Breakout, American  Search this
Funky 4 + 1, American, 1977 - 1983  Search this
Treacherous Three, American, 1978 - 1985  Search this
Double Trouble, American  Search this
Afrika Islam, American, born 1967  Search this
Billy Boy, American  Search this
Mark V, American  Search this
The Just Four, American  Search this
Grand Mixer DXT, American  Search this
Infinity 4, American  Search this
Elijah Muhammad, American, 1897 - 1975  Search this
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Malcolm X, American, 1925 - 1965  Search this
Clarence 13X, American, 1928 - 1969  Search this
Black Panther Party, American, 1966 - 1982  Search this
Stokely Carmichael, Trinidadian American, 1941 - 1998  Search this
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Marcus Garvey, Jamaican, 1887 - 1940  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Bronx River Houses, American, founded 1951  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/8 × 6 3/8 in. (21.3 × 16.2 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 25, 1982
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
United States History  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Movement:
Black Power (Black Pride)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ca07c8f4-8810-4ce3-87f8-720a154a1605
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.7
Online Media:

Brenda, Miss Black Trans New York 2017

Photograph by:
Gerard H. Gaskin, Trinidadian American, born 1965  Search this
Subject of:
Brenda Milan, American  Search this
Black Trans Advocacy, American, founded 2012  Search this
Black Trans International Pageantry System, American, founded 2012  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 11319 pixels × 7634 pixels
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 18, 2017
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Dance  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Gender  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Music  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gerard H. Gaskin
Object number:
2019.44.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Gerard H. Gaskin
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Legendary Portraits
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53bd041e0-90b9-4f7f-8ca5-ec88499f5772
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.44.1

Justin, Unity Human Rights Ball, Manhattan, NY, November 11, 2016

Photograph by:
Gerard H. Gaskin, Trinidadian American, born 1965  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 11319 pixels × 7634 pixels
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 11, 2016
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Dance  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Gender  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Music  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gerard H. Gaskin
Object number:
2019.44.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Gerard H. Gaskin
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Legendary Portraits
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a868c636-d4ef-4016-a14b-d27b20681816
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.44.2

The Audience at the Latex Ball, Roseland Ballroom, Manhattan, NY, August 2007

Photograph by:
Gerard H. Gaskin, Trinidadian American, born 1965  Search this
Subject of:
GMHC, American, founded 1981  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 7634 pixels × 11319 pixels
Type:
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 2007
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Dance  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Gender  Search this
Health  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Men  Search this
Music  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gerard H. Gaskin
Object number:
2019.44.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Gerard H. Gaskin
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Legendary
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5829216eb-ba9a-4e7a-9827-64c25bfec3c6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.44.3
Online Media:

Martez, Evisu Ball, National Black Theatre Harlem, NY, 2005

Photograph by:
Gerard H. Gaskin, Trinidadian American, born 1965  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 11319 pixels × 7634 pixels
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2005
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Dance  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Gender  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Music  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gerard H. Gaskin
Object number:
2019.44.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Gerard H. Gaskin
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Legendary
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58cf53822-016a-4a0f-b0e8-915e4ac5eacd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.44.4

Tez and Marquise, Evisu Ball, Manhattan, NY, October 2010

Photograph by:
Gerard H. Gaskin, Trinidadian American, born 1965  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 11319 pixels × 7634 pixels
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 2010
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Dance  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Gender  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Music  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gerard H. Gaskin
Object number:
2019.44.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Gerard H. Gaskin
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Legendary
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd538b03794-6bdf-4aac-8fc8-31647b8652fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.44.5

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