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The Singing Gods

Performer:
Dunham, Katherine  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Contents:
Mahi (Haiti) --Petro Kita (Haiti) --Ibo (Haiti) --Yonvalou (Haiti) -- Nan.igo (Cuba) --Oloya de santo (Cuba) --Samba da favela (Brazil) --Yemanja (Brazil) --Maracatu (Brazil) --Coco (Brazil).
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-LP-2422

Audio Fidelity.1803
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Audio Fidelity
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
1956.
General:
Francisco Aguabella, Julito Collazo, Chocolate Diraz Mena, Carlitos, Chyminea Monterrey, Antonio Rodrigues, Albert Laguerre, Jean Marie Durand.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
Popular music -- United States  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-LP-2422
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / LP
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk58ea6f23a-51d2-46a4-a1fd-b6d06ed6aa70
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref17296

Festival Recordings: Maroon Narrative: Palenque de San Basilio; Oral Traditions: Dance Anthropology?

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Maroon Program 1992 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Kamalidiin, Sais (recorder)  Search this
Artist:
Caceres, Delores Salinas de  Search this
Hernandez Palomino, Gabino  Search this
Cassiani Cassiani, Rafael  Search this
Dunham, Katherine  Search this
Wright, M. L.  Search this
McKenzie, Pernel  Search this
Performer:
Caceres, Delores Salinas de  Search this
Hernandez Palomino, Gabino  Search this
Cassiani Cassiani, Rafael  Search this
Dunham, Katherine  Search this
Wright, M. L.  Search this
McKenzie, Pernel  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
compact audio cassette
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Colombians  Search this
Americans  Search this
Jamaicans  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Colombia
Accompong (Jamaica)
Jamaica
Date:
1992 July 3
Track Information:
101 Palenque de San Basilio: Oral Traditions / Delores Salinas de Caceres, Gabino Hernandez Palomino, Rafael Cassiani Cassiani.

102 A Visit with Katherine Dunham / Katherine Dunham, M. L. Wright, Pernel McKenzie.
Local Numbers:
FP-1992-CT-0197
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 3, 1992.
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:
Oral history  Search this
language  Search this
Dance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
Fieldwork  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1992, Item FP-1992-CT-0197
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Creativity and Resistance: Maroon Culture in the Americas / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5139ce4ba-530f-4a08-a4ba-0d23716c02a2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1992-ref746

Festival Recordings: Music & Dance Stage: Aluku Music & Dance from French Guiana: Jamaican Maroon Processional Music

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Maroon Program 1992 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Mitchell, John N. (recorder)  Search this
Tran, Tuan (recorder)  Search this
Performer:
Dunham, Katherine  Search this
French Guiana Aluku Maroons  Search this
Suriname Ndjuka Maroons  Search this
Jamaican Accompong Maroons  Search this
Jamaican Moore Town Maroons  Search this
Artist:
French Guiana Aluku Maroons  Search this
Suriname Ndjuka Maroons  Search this
Jamaican Accompong Maroons  Search this
Jamaican Moore Town Maroons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
compact audio cassette
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
French Guianese  Search this
Surinamese  Search this
Jamaicans  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Djuka people  Search this
Wayana Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
French Guiana
Suriname
Jamaica
Suriname -- Songs and music
Date:
1992 July 3
Track Information:
101 Aluku and Ndjuka Music and Dance / French Guiana Aluku Maroons, Suriname Ndjuka Maroons.

102 Journey to Accompong / Jamaican Accompong Maroons, Jamaican Moore Town Maroons, Katherine Dunham.
Local Numbers:
FP-1992-CT-0234
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 3, 1992.
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:
World music  Search this
Oral history  Search this
French Guiana -- Songs and music  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1992, Item FP-1992-CT-0234
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Creativity and Resistance: Maroon Culture in the Americas / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5e4409445-6b9e-4e7c-88fb-1927ac11ab88
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1992-ref783

Festival Recordings: Music & Dance Stage: Jamaican Maroon Processional Music; Accompong

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Maroon Program 1992 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Mitchell, John N. (recorder)  Search this
Tran, Tuan (recorder)  Search this
Performer:
Dunham, Katherine  Search this
Jamaican Accompong Maroons  Search this
Jamaican Moore Town Maroons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
compact audio cassette
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Jamaicans  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Jamaica
Date:
1992 July 3
Local Numbers:
FP-1992-CT-0235
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 3, 1992.
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:
Oral history  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1992, Item FP-1992-CT-0235
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Creativity and Resistance: Maroon Culture in the Americas / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk58073dc81-e2c2-4bff-af0c-7b36376d98d9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1992-ref784

Dunham, Katherine

Subseries Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Container:
Box 29
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1947 June
Scope and Contents note:
Subject/Sitter: dance group
General note:
Notes: J
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client / 4.6.1: Black and White Negatives Part 1
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep883331abf-e557-4f97-bc9b-d5f112d1e0d2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-06-ref9480

Katherine Dunham

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 22 Sep 1904 - 18 May 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Katherine Mary Dunham, 22 Jun 1909 - 21 May 2006  Search this
Medium:
Sanguine and charcoal on board
Dimensions:
Image: 113.5 × 58.5 cm (44 11/16 × 23 1/16")
Sheet/Mount: 132 × 77.5 cm (51 15/16 × 30 1/2")
Frame: 134.9 × 80.6 × 6 cm (53 1/8 × 31 3/4 × 2 3/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1962
Topic:
Katherine Mary Dunham: Female  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Dance Instructor  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Boris Chaliapin and Irina Chaliapin Murphy
Object number:
NPG.89.75
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44ac6a398-dd04-4337-8e7e-41fc4bf9aa32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.89.75

Dickey, Alice Mannery - Dyer, Harold I.

Collection Creator:
Bulliet, C.J. (Clarence Joseph), 1883-1952  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 33
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1924-1950
Scope and Contents note:
Dickey, Alice Mannery

Dickson, John W.

Dietrich, Henry J.

Diggs, Arthur

Dillard, Irving

Disney, Walt

Ditto, Linda

Dja, Devi

Donaghey, Frederick

D'Orsay, Nordica

Doster, Irma

Doubleday, Page, and Co./Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc.

Douglass, Helen E.

Downtown Gallery

Draves, Albert W.G., Jr.

Drevn, Philip

Dreyfuss, Ernest

Dudensing, Valentine

Dulac, Peg Walker

Duncan, John C.

Dunham, Katherine

Dupee, Helen

Durand-Ruel, Inc.

Duval, G.

Dyer, Harold S.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
The C. J. Bulliet papers, circa 1888-1959. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
C. J. (Clarence Joseph) Bulliet papers
C. J. (Clarence Joseph) Bulliet papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a36aefe9-8d58-4d81-99bb-a4f461832503
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bullclar-ref61

Body & Soul: Docent Training with Dr. Sherrill Berryman-Miller

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Ailey, Alvin  Search this
Dunham, Katherine  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1993
Scope and Contents:
Dr. Sherrill Berryman-Miller - choreographer, educator, and historian - provided insight into Black dance in America and the Alvin Ailey phenomenon; she detailed the history of Black dance, Alvin Ailey, and Katherine Dunham. Berryman-Miller and the docents viewed performances by Alvin Ailey's dance company and discussed them. This lecture was docent training in preparation for the exhibition 'Body & Soul: The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.'
Lecture. Related to exhibition 'Body & Soul: The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.' Dated 19930318.
Biographical / Historical:
'Body & Soul: The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater,' an exhibition which presented the history of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, was organized by the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum from March 28, 1993 - June 13, 1993.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Dance  Search this
African American dance  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Citation:
Body & Soul: Docent Training with Dr. Sherrill Berryman-Miller, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-018, Item ACMA AV002075
See more items in:
Body and soul: the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater exhibition records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa78880b71a-62d2-4ff8-845e-d9ca4edd825e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-018-ref582

Catherine Burt vertical file on black women

Creator:
Burt, Catherine  Search this
Names:
Alexander, Sadie Tanner Mossell, 1898-1989  Search this
Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955  Search this
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000  Search this
Cobb, Jewel Plummer, 1924-  Search this
Coppin, Fanny Jackson  Search this
Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-  Search this
Dunham, Katherine  Search this
Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911  Search this
Lee, Jarena, b. 1783  Search this
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005  Search this
Parsons, Lucy E. (Lucy Eldine), 1853-1942  Search this
Powers, Harriet, 1837-1911  Search this
Rudolph, Wilma, 1940-  Search this
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937  Search this
Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883  Search this
Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913  Search this
Walker, Alice, 1944-  Search this
Walker, Maggie  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931  Search this
Wright, Jane Cooke., Dr., 1919-  Search this
Extent:
1.42 Linear feet ((2 boxes))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Articles
Photocopies
Correspondence
Pamphlets
Brochures
Clippings
Date:
circa 1980s
Summary:
The collection, which dates from the 1980s and measures 1.42 linear feet, was compiled in the course of preparations for the "Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds" exhibit, which was staged at the Anacostia Museum from February 1976 to December 1976. This collection documents the lives and achievements of African American women in a variety of fields, including law, medicine, education, politics, science and the arts. The collection is comprised of documents, magazine and newspaper clippings, correspondence, photocopies, brochures and pamphlets.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American women educators  Search this
African American women jazz singers  Search this
African American women executives  Search this
African American women journalists  Search this
African American clergy  Search this
African American abolitionists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American women athletes  Search this
African American women authors  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
African American women scientists  Search this
African American women political activists  Search this
African American women poets  Search this
African American women physicians  Search this
African American women librarians  Search this
African American women legislators  Search this
African American women lawyers  Search this
African American women judges  Search this
African American women singers  Search this
African American women social reformers  Search this
Women clergy  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
African American women  Search this
African American women entertainers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Articles
Photocopies
Correspondence
Pamphlets
Brochures
Clippings
Citation:
Catherine Burt vertical file on Black women, circa 1980s, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Catherine Burt.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-065
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa72f05569f-6fb5-427f-836d-79558d0d8eb9
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-06-065

Katherine Dunham

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Katherine Mary Dunham, 22 Jun 1909 - 21 May 2006  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.6cm x 13.7cm (3 3/8" x 5 3/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
May 10, 1940
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Straw hat  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Choker  Search this
Postcard  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Female  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Dance Instructor  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.95.207
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Carl Van Vechten
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d9954d1f-14c8-4df7-9d29-5cab5f341d9c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.95.207

Katherine Dunham

Artist:
Al Hirschfeld, 21 Jun 1903 - 21 Jan 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Katherine Mary Dunham, 22 Jun 1909 - 21 May 2006  Search this
Medium:
Ink and gouache on illustration board
Dimensions:
Not recorded
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1943
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Drum  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Female  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Dance Instructor  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Al Hirschfeld Foundation
Object number:
NY780132
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42da2fde4-2125-4748-8ebe-9a381ab66f57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY780132

Katherine Dunham

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Katherine Mary Dunham, 22 Jun 1909 - 21 May 2006  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image: 22.4 × 15 cm (8 13/16 × 5 7/8")
Sheet: 55.9 × 35.7 cm (22 × 14 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1940 (printed 1983)
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Headdress  Search this
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Female  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Dance Instructor  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.188.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
Photograph © Carl Van Vechten Trust
Gravure and compilation ©Eakins Press Foundation
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e368b134-095f-451c-9eae-9070c6b6fdae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.83.188.13

Katherine Dunham

Artist:
Paul Colin, 27 Jun 1892 - 17 Aug 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Katherine Mary Dunham, 22 Jun 1909 - 21 May 2006  Search this
Medium:
Color lithographic poster
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 149.6 × 99 cm (58 7/8 × 39")
Type:
Print
Date:
1962
Topic:
Poster  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Female  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Dance Instructor  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.140
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1997 Estate of Paul Colin / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46d765a8d-220d-4c14-8ccd-a2462c425ce9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.140

Katherine Dunham

Artist:
P. Terry  Search this
Sitter:
Katherine Mary Dunham, 22 Jun 1909 - 21 May 2006  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
Mid 20th century
Topic:
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Veil  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Female  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Dance Instructor  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mrs. L. P. Swilley
Object number:
FL990066
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ddad016d-3635-43e0-98f0-8547e28a8952
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_FL990066

Living Self-Portrait: Katherine Dunham

Producer:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
CC-M Productions  Search this
Sitter:
Katherine Mary Dunham, 22 Jun 1909 - 21 May 2006  Search this
Interviewer:
Marc Pachter  Search this
Medium:
Video recording
Dimensions:
Duration: 1 hr., 20 min., 54 sec.
Type:
Time-Based Media
Date:
April 10, 1986
Topic:
Katherine Mary Dunham: Female  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Performing Arts\Dance Instructor  Search this
Katherine Mary Dunham: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution: Audio/Visual Special Collection
Object number:
AV.1986.EDU.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1986 NPG, SI
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f872b7db-5dd6-4a5f-b3dd-8ba04a1797e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AV.1986.EDU.1

Katherine Dunham : dance and the African diaspora / Joanna Dee Das

Author:
Das, Joanna Dee  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xi, 276 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Biography
Electronic books
Biographies
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
Topic:
Dancers  Search this
Women dancers  Search this
African American dancers  Search this
Anthropologists  Search this
African American anthropologists  Search this
PERFORMING ARTS--Theater--General  Search this
Call number:
GV1785.D82 D44 2017 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1148476

Josephine Baker and Katherine Dunham : dances in literature and cinema / Hannah Durkin

Title:
Josephine Baker & Katherine Dunham
Author:
Durkin, Hannah  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Josephine 1906-1975 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Dunham, Katherine Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 256 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Place:
United States
Europe
Date:
2019
Topic:
African American women dancers--Biography--History and criticism  Search this
African American women dancers  Search this
Dance in literature  Search this
Dance in motion pictures, television, etc  Search this
African Americans in motion pictures  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1114436

Katherine Dunham, from the unrealized portfolio "Noble Black Women: The Harlem Renaissance and After"

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, born Cedar Rapids, IA 1880-died New York City 1964  Search this
Printer:
Richard Benson, born Newport, RI 1943-died Providence, RI 2017  Search this
Sitter:
Katherine Dunham  Search this
Medium:
photogravure
Dimensions:
image: 8 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (22.5 × 14.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1949, printed 1983
Topic:
African American  Search this
Performing arts\dance  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
Photograph © Van Vechten Trust; Compilation/Publication © Eakins Press Foundation. From 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes (Eakins, 2015)
Object number:
1983.63.128
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/vk7083aebf9-16dd-40e7-b8d8-373c5b1de387
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.128

Portrait of Katherine Dunham Dance Company

Photograph by:
Jack Mitchell, American, 1925 - 2013  Search this
Subject of:
Katherine Dunham Company, American, founded 1939  Search this
Katherine Dunham, American, 1909 - 2006  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 12 7/16 × 16 1/16 in. (31.6 × 40.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 × 19 in. (33 × 48.3 cm)
Type:
portraits
inkjet prints
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1987; printed 1990s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Modern dance  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.83.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jack Mitchell, All Rights Reserved
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51613c97b-399e-4226-b685-f406d6af0015
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.83.3
Online Media:

Katherine Dunham

Created by:
Louis H. Draper, American, 1935 - 2002  Search this
Subject of:
Katherine Dunham, American, 1909 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 7 7/16 x 9 1/2 in. (18.9 x 24.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1960s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Ballet  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Nell Draper-Winston
Object number:
2013.66.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Louis Draper Archive
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a823a384-23ed-4a91-908f-bf5524dc0430
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.66.3

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