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You Won't Believe the Size of Botswana's Salt Flats

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-04-17T15:30:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_-A8AtobOdjo

FE 4371 Traditional Music of Botswana, Africa, recorded by Elizabeth Nelbach Wood

Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Container:
Box 17, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982-1983
Scope and Contents note:
Record labels, correspondence, proofs, photograph, back flab copy, acknowledgements, liner notes (final), contract copies, record review
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.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, File Asch_02_017_014
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 2: Folkways Production / 2.1: Production Files
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref5695

Modern African basketry joins anthropology collections of National Museum of Natural History

Creator:
Smithsonian Insider  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 29 Jul 2010 19:35:50 +0000
Topic:
Science  Search this
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Smithsonian Insider
Data Source:
Smithsonian Insider
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_03031e1aa570126b29eb5d21b42ae4f1

Brits Out of Botswana

Artist:
Leonard Dowhie, born Harrisburg, PA 1948  Search this
Medium:
slip-cast and hand-built earthenware with underglaze and clear overglaze
Dimensions:
11 3/4 x 9 x 3 1/4 in. (29.9 x 22.9 x 8.4 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Ceramic
Crafts
Date:
1985
Topic:
Animal\zebra  Search this
Ethnic\British  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\detail  Search this
Ethnic\African\Batswana  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Diane and Sandy Besser, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Object number:
2001.71.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk749833eed-9f5a-47ea-b48a-678c8b1add4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2001.71.6

poster

Referenced:
Peace Corps  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
brown (overall color)
green (overall color)
blue (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
poster
Referenced:
Botswana
Subject:
Peace Corps  Search this
Volunteer  Search this
Africa  Search this
Children  Search this
Volunteer  Search this
ID Number:
2011.0228.12
Accession number:
2011.0228
Catalog number:
2011.0228.12
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-64d8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1411505

letter

Quoted; referenced:
Peace Corps  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
black (overall color)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 1/4 in; 27.94 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
letter
Place made:
Namibia
Associated place; made at:
Republic of Namibia
Referenced:
South Africa: Northern Cape, Botswana
Date made:
1990
Associated date:
28 March 1990
Subject:
Peace Corps  Search this
ID Number:
2011.0228.16
Accession number:
2011.0228
Catalog number:
2011.0228.16
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-63e4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1411744

Enlarged contact sheet of President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton on the Chobe River

Depicted (sitter):
Clinton, Bill  Search this
Clinton, Hillary Rodham  Search this
Maker:
Walker, Diana  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 in x 16 in; 50.8 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Chobe
Date made:
1998-03
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
First Ladies  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0250.082
Catalog number:
2003.0250.082
Accession number:
2003.0250
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-85b6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1274737

President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton

Depicted (sitter):
Clinton, Bill  Search this
Clinton, Hillary Rodham  Search this
Maker:
Walker, Diana  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 20 in; 40.64 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Chobe
Date made:
1998-03
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
Presidents  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0250.083
Catalog number:
2003.0250.083
Accession number:
2003.0250
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-8884-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1274738

President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton

Depicted (sitter):
Clinton, Bill  Search this
Clinton, Hillary Rodham  Search this
Maker:
Walker, Diana  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 20 in; 40.64 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Chobe
Date made:
1998-03
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
First Ladies  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0250.084
Catalog number:
2003.0250.084
Accession number:
2003.0250
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-8885-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1274739

The Clintons on safari

Depicted (sitter):
Clinton, Bill  Search this
Clinton, Hillary Rodham  Search this
Maker:
Walker, Diana  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 20 in; 40.64 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Botswana: Chobe, Chobe National Park
Date made:
1998-03-30
Subject:
Africa  Search this
Presidents  Search this
First Ladies  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0250.088
Catalog number:
2003.0250.088
Accession number:
2003.0250
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6688-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1275741

5 Pula, Botswana, 1978

Physical Description:
silver (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: 38.61 mm; x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
Coin
Place used:
Botswana
Place of issue:
Botswana
Date made:
1978
Credit Line:
Selinger, Jane
ID Number:
1993.0589.0003
Catalog number:
1993.0589.0003
93.589.03
Accession number:
1993.0589
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-008b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1154667

10 Pula, Botswana, 1978

Physical Description:
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
silver (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
Measurements:
overall: 42 mm; x 1 5/8 in
Object Name:
Coin
Place used:
Botswana
Place of issue:
Botswana
Date made:
1978
Credit Line:
Selinger, Jane
ID Number:
1993.0589.0004
Catalog number:
1993.0589.0004
93.589.04
Accession number:
1993.0589
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-37dd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1154668

1 Pula, Botswana, 1983

Physical Description:
paper (overall materials)
dark brown (face color)
dark brown (back color)
Object Name:
Paper Money
note
Place made:
Botswana
Place of issue:
Botswana
Date made:
1983
Credit Line:
Vagassky, Jan
ID Number:
1991.0354.0029
Catalog number:
1991.0354.0029
Accession number:
1991.0354
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-2804-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1075939

50 Cents, Botswana, 1966

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Object Name:
Coin
Place used:
Botswana
Associated place:
Botswana
Date made:
1966
Credit Line:
The Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
NU.79.112 [dup1554]
Catalog number:
79.112
Accession number:
1979.1263
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-d9b4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_943043

Basket

Maker:
Tswana artist  Search this
Medium:
Plant fiber, dye
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 38.8 x 37.6 x 37.5 cm (15 1/4 x 14 13/16 x 14 3/4 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Botswana
Date:
Late 20th century
Topic:
Household  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
89-9-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7e7945f83-c4f6-4255-b7d4-808ad634e8fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_89-9-1

Sowa Pan at 360°

Maker:
Georgia Papageorge, born 1941, South Africa  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic and graphite on canvas with photographs and plexiglass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 170 x 170 x 4.7 cm (66 15/16 x 66 15/16 x 1 7/8 in.)
Type:
Painting
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
1994-1995
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
97-22-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1994-95 Georgie Papageorge
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7a7132442-2e2c-4ae0-bbcb-bd4e1bebcc7e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_97-22-1

Wig

Maker:
Mbukushu artist  Search this
Medium:
Leather, fiber, beads, pigment, oil
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 60 x 6.5 x 26.5 cm (23 5/8 x 2 9/16 x 10 7/16 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Namibia
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael Oliver in memory of Roy Sieber
Object number:
2004-4-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys757c016cb-0132-4766-a29d-b03c9e975aea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2004-4-1

Apron

Maker:
San artist  Search this
Medium:
Leather, ostrich eggshell beads, sinew
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 48.3 x 38.1 x 1.3 cm (19 x 15 x 1/2 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
South Africa
Botswana
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ambassador Kenneth and Bonnie Brown
Object number:
2012-16-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys74bcb39ca-7470-4467-bd4d-34621960c4fd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2012-16-2

Undertaker II

Maker:
Frank Marshall, South Africa, born 1985  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print on paper
Dimensions:
Inkjet print on paper
Type:
Photograph
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
2010
Topic:
dog  Search this
male  Search this
house  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles and Diane Frankel in honor of the museum's 50th anniversary
Object number:
2014-20-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2010 Frank Marshall
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys784935df2-8ab3-4da6-808d-d050f8956b08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2014-20-1

Revolution

Title:
Newsletter about liberating Zimbabwe through armed struggle
Published by:
African National Council-Zimbabwe, Zimbabwean, 1971 - 1974  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
newsletters
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Zimbabwe, Africa
South Africa, Africa
Botswana, Africa
Zambia, Africa
Mozambique, Africa
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Africa  Search this
Black power  Search this
Decolonization  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.27.48
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Pan Africanism
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd538e3fc6e-c39c-4c9a-b3f3-a1caec5f6d57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.27.48

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