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American Folklife Center

Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940-1989
Collection Restrictions:
Large portions of this collection are digitized, and while these materials are being prepared for public access through this finding aid, researchers can request digital copies by contacting the Rinzler Archives at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, Subseries 6.2
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Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 6: Meetings and Organizations
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5b573ed5f-d808-4c16-baa3-7109cc130861
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref3319

Manuscript Materials- American Folklife Center

Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Container:
Box 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1983-1987
Scope and Contents note:
File consists of newsletters, recording lists, bibliographies, and finding aids all related to the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress.
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 6: Biographical Materials / Gary Kenton
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5282e3394-8337-4967-be3e-277e3a866ad9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref14623

Legislation for American Folklife Center 1

Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Container:
Box 9 (Series 6)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1976, 1978-1979
undated
Scope and Contents note:
File consists of AFC and Congressional documents relating to the center and Public Law 94-201, H.R.6673-5, H.R. 8770, Public Law 95-295, American Folklife Preservation Act.
Collection Restrictions:
Large portions of this collection are digitized, and while these materials are being prepared for public access through this finding aid, researchers can request digital copies by contacting the Rinzler Archives at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, File RINZ_06_009_012
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Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 6: Meetings and Organizations / 6.2: American Folklife Center
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5950a1af6-b506-48bc-92ca-b865834ea806
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref3405

Legislation for American Folklife Center 2

Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Container:
Box 9 (Series 6)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1978, 1980
undated
Scope and Contents note:
File consists of correspondence, congressional record, transcript, proposal, board meeting minutes. Materials relate to reauthorization bill for the center. File also includes press release and brochure on paper cutting, brochure on rag rugs.
Collection Restrictions:
Large portions of this collection are digitized, and while these materials are being prepared for public access through this finding aid, researchers can request digital copies by contacting the Rinzler Archives at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, File RINZ_06_009_013
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Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 6: Meetings and Organizations / 6.2: American Folklife Center
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk54fae41da-c8e7-4f6f-b508-680dd63c5520
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref3407

Legislation for American Folklife Center 3

Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Container:
Box 9 (Series 6)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1984, 1986
Scope and Contents note:
File consists of correspondence related to reauthorization in 1984 and 1986, congressional record, activities report, list of volunteer tasks, board meeting agenda, committee report H.R. 4545, H.R. 5886, draft for brochure on folklife programs, reports and documents related to congressional hearing for reauthorization bill, list of sponsors for H.R. 4545, clippings, flier for The Irish Tradition concert.
Collection Restrictions:
Large portions of this collection are digitized, and while these materials are being prepared for public access through this finding aid, researchers can request digital copies by contacting the Rinzler Archives at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, File RINZ_06_009_014
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Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 6: Meetings and Organizations / 6.2: American Folklife Center
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk596f5c173-fec5-40bf-8bf6-459e0a392d1a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref3409

American Folklife Center [Folder]

Additional name:
American Folklife Foundation  Search this
Library of Congress. American Folklife Center  Search this
Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Topic:
Art Organizations  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_105497

American Folklife Center

Collection Creator:
National Congress of American Indians  Search this
Container:
Box 173
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadbast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Collection Title, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Congress of American Indians records
National Congress of American Indians records / Series 6: NCAI Committees and Special Issues Files / 6.3: Religious Freedom and Related Cultural Concerns
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4fca69e84-ae37-49bc-87e9-66347f0e6470
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-010-ref2229

American Folklife Center (AFC) Board of Trustees

Container:
Box 1 of 23
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years; until Jan-01-2029. Boxes 1-3, 6-7, 11, and 20-22 contain materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid. Transferring office; 09/14/2015 Memo, Wright to Bell/Adams/Strickland; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-341, Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Director's Administrative Records
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Director's Administrative Records
Director's Administrative Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-341-refidd1e305

Library of Congress, American Folklife Center: An Illustrated Guide, 2004

Container:
Box 1 of 23
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years; until Jan-01-2029. Boxes 1-3, 6-7, 11, and 20-22 contain materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid. Transferring office; 09/14/2015 Memo, Wright to Bell/Adams/Strickland; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-341, Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Director's Administrative Records
See more items in:
Director's Administrative Records
Director's Administrative Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-341-refidd1e417

Library of Congress - American Folklife Center - Board of Trustees meeting regarding Civil Rights Oral History Project on November 9, 2008

Container:
Box 1 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2031; Transferring office; 12/17/2015 Memorandum, Milhoan to Thomas; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-094, National Museum of African American History and Culture. Office of the Director, Administrative Records
See more items in:
Administrative Records
Administrative Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-094-refidd1e242

Intangible Cultural Heritage: An International Dialogue, Part 2

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-03-19T21:57:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Travel & Events  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_49OImd7uro8

Behind the Scenes Tour of Smithsonian Folkways With Mickey Hart

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-10-19T13:28:05.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianVideos
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianVideos
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_ORDhAK6qOYE

"Buckaroos in Paradise." A look at a new exhibit exploring past and present cowboy life in Paradise Valley, Nevada, the result of extensive research by the American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress.

Container:
Box 7 of 11
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if listening copies are not currently available. Listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 589, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
See more items in:
Productions
Productions / Box 7
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0589-refidd1e4137

Button, Fisher Poets Gathering

American Folklife Center designated the Fisher Poets Gathering as a Local Legacies Project:
Library of Congress  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in; x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
button
button - 8th Fisher Poets Gathering Astoria 2005
Place Made:
United States: Oregon, Astoria
Hub of commercial salmon fishing:
United States: Columbia River
Salmon industry relocated:
United States: Alaska
Location of Fisher Poets Gathering:
United States: Oregon, Astoria
Date made:
2005
Related event:
Contemporary United States  Search this
Fisher Poets Gathering  Search this
National Cowboy Poetry Festival  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Columbia River Maritime Museum
ID Number:
2005.0149.03
Catalog number:
2005.0149.03
Accession number:
2005.0149
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Work
Natural Resources
On the Water exhibit
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-aa7d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1291214

Smithsonian Folkways Presents: The Mickey Hart Collection [Interview Video]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-07-20T18:37:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_NZ5k0MTs54M

Transforming Teaching and Learning about American Indians: 3 Edwin Schupman 1

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-11-09T14:20:53.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_eTXape1Z1cQ

Behind the Scenes Tour of Smithsonian Folkways with Mickey Hart

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-10-13T21:57:39.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_S1VE9fZiByc

Committees. Folk Art Committee, 1969-1978. Included are a specimen list for a folk art exhibit, correspondence regarding the folk art holdings and program of NMHT, and a Senate bill regarding the establishment of an American FolkLife Center at the Libr...

Container:
Box 3 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 331, National Museum of History and Technology. Department of Cultural History, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Series 2: SUBJECT FILES, 1954-1979. / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0331-refidd1e1117

Transforming Teaching and Learning about American Indians: 6 Edwin Schupman 2

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-11-09T14:20:53.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_rcQJLL3Ln18

ST. LUKE 5-20 AND WHEN HE SAW THEIR FAITH. HE SAID UNTO HIM. MAN THY SINS ARE FORGIVEN THEE.

Artist:
Howard Finster, born Valley Head, AL 1916-died Rome, GA 2001  Search this
Medium:
enamel on metal
Dimensions:
20 x 24 x 1 3/8 in. (50.9 x 61.1 x 3.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
1975
Topic:
Religion\Christianity  Search this
Allegory\religion\salvation  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1997.124.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 22B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d2f62192-511a-4f8b-aeb5-7f7a457ad2c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1997.124.17

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