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[To Duke Ellington : typescript letter,]

Author:
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994  Search this
Names:
United States. Department of Agriculture  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Musical History  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Container:
Box 1 (Series 5), Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Signatures (names)
Typescripts
Letters (correspondence)
Place:
Soviet Union
Date:
November 2, 1971
Scope and Contents:
Letter on White House stationery, signed by President Richard Nixon to Duke Ellington, thanking him for "continuing to win friends for the United states" through his "recent tour of the Soviet Union."
Local Numbers:
AC0301-0000045.tif (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection 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.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Good will tours  Search this
Cold War  Search this
Genre/Form:
Signatures (names)
Typescripts
Letters (correspondence) -- 20th century.
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 5: Personal Correspondence and Notes / Personal Correspondence and Notes
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref53263

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory in the South Yard

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
South Yard  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture  Search this
Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Landscape; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Landscape
Date:
1899
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Standard number:
80-12955
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10251

Live Bees and Food Exhibit

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exhibit
Date:
1890s
Topic:
Beehive  Search this
Comparative Technology Section (USNM)  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Bees  Search this
Food  Search this
Technology  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Standard number:
18650 or MAH-18650
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10286

Albert Spear Hitchcock, Botanist

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Hitchcock, A. S (Albert Spear) 1865-1935  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture  Search this
United States National Herbarium  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 3w x 5h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Date:
1926
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Standard number:
2003-19483
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10315

John Bernhard Smith

Author:
Pearsall, G. Frank  Search this
Subject:
Smith, John Bernhard 1858-1912  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Insects  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 4.53w x 6.86h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Portraits
Place:
New Jersey
Date:
April 1884
Topic:
Educators  Search this
Entomologists  Search this
Entomology  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Teachers  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-8733
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11451

Miss Rolfs and José, 1929

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Rolfs, Clarissa  Search this
Chase, Agnes 1869-1963  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 5w x 3h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group
Place:
South America
Brazil
Date:
1929
Topic:
Indians of South America  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Women  Search this
Mules  Search this
Grasses  Search this
Field Work  Search this
Botany  Search this
Agrostology  Search this
Botanical specimens  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-4228 and Chase 1939
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12150

Agnes Chase Reads Award

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Chase, Agnes 1869-1963  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture  Search this
United States National Herbarium  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Person, candid
Photographic print
Date:
1958
Topic:
Awards  Search this
Women  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Grasses  Search this
Botany  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Women--History  Search this
Agrostology  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-4225
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12153

Agnes Chase and Secretary Leonard Carmichael

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Chase, Agnes 1869-1963  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture  Search this
United States National Herbarium  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 5w x 7h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
October 2, 1958
Topic:
Awards  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Women  Search this
Women--History  Search this
Grasses  Search this
Botany  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Agrostology  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-4224
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12154

Hotel Washington in Colón, Panama, 1923-1924

Author:
Hitchcock, A. S (Albert Spear) 1865-1935  Search this
Subject:
Panama Canal Zone  Search this
Biological Survey of the Panama Canal Zone, 1923-1924  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)  Search this
Washington Hotel  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White ; Size: 5.3w x 3.4h ; Type of Image: Exterior ; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Panama
Photographic print
Landscape
Place:
Panama
Colón (Panama)
Date:
1923-1924
Topic:
Field Stations  Search this
Tropical Biology  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Botany  Search this
Hotels  Search this
Buildings--Panama  Search this
Statues  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-2917 and Hitchcock #1100
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12296

Panama Bay, 1923-1924

Author:
Hitchcock, A. S (Albert Spear) 1865-1935  Search this
Subject:
Panama Canal Zone  Search this
Biological Survey of the Panama Canal Zone, 1923-1924  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)  Search this
Washington Hotel  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White ; Size: 5.9w x 3.6h ; Type of Image: Landscape ; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Panama
Photographic print
Landscape
Place:
Panama
Colón (Panama)
Panama, Bay of (Panama)
Barro Colorado Nature Monument (Panama)
Date:
1923-1924
Topic:
Field Stations  Search this
Tropical Biology  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Botany  Search this
Hotels  Search this
Buildings--Panama  Search this
Palm trees  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-2918 and Hitchcock 1101
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12297

Carl Heinrich

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Heinrich, Carl (Wilhelm Carl Paul Gottleib)  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture Bureau of Entomology  Search this
United States National Museum Dept. of Entomology  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 2.5w x 3.75h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
c. 1940
Topic:
Lepidopterists  Search this
Entomologists  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2010-0470
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12330

George Duryea Hulst

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Hulst, George Duryea 1846-1900  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 3.0w x 3.75h; Type of Image: Person; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
circa 1876
Topic:
Lepidopterists  Search this
Entomology  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2010-0471
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12331

Forest Service cartoon of Smokey Bear welcoming Little Smokey

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution and United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 8.5w x 11h; Type of Image: Print; Medium: Paper, Document
Type:
Drawing
Print
Place:
United States, DC, Washington
Date:
Circa 1971
Topic:
Bears  Search this
Smokey Bear  Search this
Advertising--Forest fire prevention  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2019-000463
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14893

Letter from John Ball of Syracuse, NY, December 1974

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution and United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 6.8w x 9.6h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Person, candid
Animal, candid
Document
Paper
Drawing
Print
Place:
United States, DC, Washington
Date:
December, 1974
Topic:
Bears  Search this
Smokey Bear  Search this
Advertising--Forest fire prevention  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2019-000470
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14896

Letter from Mrs. Jerry D. Rider requesting to see Smokey Bear receive his peanut butter sandwich, August 11, 1974

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Hamlet, Sybil E  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution and United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 9w x 11.8h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, DC, Washington
Date:
August 11, 1974
Topic:
Bears  Search this
Smokey Bear  Search this
Advertising--Forest fire prevention  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2019-000472
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14898

Act of Congress establishing the "Smokey Bear" character or name

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution and United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 6.5w x 9.7h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Photographic print
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, DC, Washington
Date:
May 23, 1952
Topic:
Bears  Search this
Smokey Bear  Search this
Advertising--Forest fire prevention  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2019-000481
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14901

Memo from Theodore Reed, Director of the NZP, announcing retirement ceremonies for Smokey Bear

Author:
Reed, Theodore H  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution and United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h]; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, DC, Washington
Date:
April 10, 1975
Topic:
Bears  Search this
Smokey Bear  Search this
Advertising--Forest fire prevention  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2019-000484
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14902

Letter from Smokey Bear (featuring his paw print signature) to the Zoological Society of London

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution and United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 8.5w x 11.1h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, DC, Washington
Date:
June 5, 1957
Topic:
Bears  Search this
Smokey Bear  Search this
Advertising--Forest fire prevention  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2019-000018
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14905

Letter from Wm. W Huber to Theodore H. Reed

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution and United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service  Search this
United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 8.5w x 11.1h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, DC, Washington
Date:
November 16, 1956
Topic:
Bears  Search this
Smokey Bear  Search this
Advertising--Forest fire prevention  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2019-000019
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14906

Smokey Bear's Junior Forest Rangers Kit and Song

Author:
United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution and United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 11h x 8.5w; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, DC, Washington
Date:
c. 1965
Topic:
Bears  Search this
Smokey Bear  Search this
Advertising--Forest fire prevention  Search this
Postage stamps  Search this
Clubs  Search this
Music  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2019-000483a and SIA2019-000483b
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14916
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