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Introduction to the African Voices Project and to the "designer coffins in Ghana films", Frida Austin-Johnson, 2/27/1998

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Guest Services  Search this
Container:
Box 5 of 10
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-214, National Museum of Natural History. Office of Guest Services, Friday Noon Lecture Program Audiotapes
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Friday Noon Lecture Program Audiotapes / Box 5
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Ghana, 8/28/1987

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Guest Services  Search this
Container:
Box 7 of 10
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-214, National Museum of Natural History. Office of Guest Services, Friday Noon Lecture Program Audiotapes
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Friday Noon Lecture Program Audiotapes
Friday Noon Lecture Program Audiotapes / Box 7
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Correspondence - Queen Mothers of Ghana, 2012

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2031; Transferring office; 3/30/2017 memorandum, Yowell to Holmes; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-206, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, Director's Records
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Director's Records
Director's Records / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Visit of First Lady of the Republic of Ghana, 2012

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2031; Transferring office; 3/30/2017 memorandum, Yowell to Holmes; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-206, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, Director's Records
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Director's Records
Director's Records / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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TB 10 Africa Ghana

Collection Creator::
Fosberg, F. Raymond (Francis Raymond), 1908-1993  Search this
Container:
Box 7 of 19
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 91-178, F. Raymond Fosberg Papers
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F. Raymond Fosberg Papers
F. Raymond Fosberg Papers / Box 7
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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University of Ghana Medical School

Collection Creator::
Hoogstraal, Harry, 1917-1986  Search this
Container:
Box 65 of 121
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7454, Harry Hoogstraal Papers
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Harry Hoogstraal Papers
Harry Hoogstraal Papers / Box 65
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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University of Science and Technology Ghana

Collection Creator::
Hoogstraal, Harry, 1917-1986  Search this
Container:
Box 65 of 121
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7454, Harry Hoogstraal Papers
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Harry Hoogstraal Papers
Harry Hoogstraal Papers / Box 65
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Edwards, Ghana

Collection Creator::
Hoogstraal, Harry, 1917-1986  Search this
Container:
Box 16 of 121
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7454, Harry Hoogstraal Papers
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Harry Hoogstraal Papers
Harry Hoogstraal Papers / Box 16
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Correspondence - Republic of Ghana, 2012

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African American History and Culture. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 3 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
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Administrative Records
Administrative Records / Box 3
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Ambassador of Ghana, MNH African Hall, April 28, 1970

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-109, National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director, Records
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Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Curatorial Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Extent:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Place:
Stillwater County (Mont.)
California
Ries Crater (Germany)
Bosumtwi, Lake (Ghana)
Washington (State)
Hawaii
American Samoa
South Africa
Europe
Greece
Italy
Mexico
Soviet Union
Spain
Australia
Chile
Scotland
Ireland
Armenia
Date:
1940-2006
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes created by Carl Huntington Broedel, William Richard Jones, E. C. T. Chao, Everett Dale Jackson, James F. Luhr, and Tom Simkin. Created under the auspices of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), these field books document volcanological, petrological, and geological field work conducted in numerous places around the world. Sites include: Stillwater County, Montana; the Lake Bosumtwi Crater, Ghana; the Nordlinger Ries Crater, Germany; California; Washington; Hawaii; American Samoa; South Africa; Europe; Greece; Italy; Mexico; Soviet Union; Spain; Australia; Chile; Armenia; Scotland; and Ireland. Materials include field notes.
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Volcanology  Search this
Volcanoes  Search this
Volcanological research  Search this
Volcanologists  Search this
Petrology  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-255, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-255
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Curatorial Records
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Chao, Edward, Bosumtwi Crater, Ghana, and Nordlinger Ries Crater, Germany, January 30-March 6, 1964

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-255, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records
Curatorial Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa16-255-refidd1e347

Epistolary materials - Ghana, 1977-1981

Collection Creator::
Robbins, Warren M.  Search this
Container:
Box 69 of 87
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-001, Warren M. Robbins Papers
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Warren M. Robbins Papers
Warren M. Robbins Papers / Series 11: Publications, Writings, Lectures, Speeches, Introductions, and Remarks, 1951-2002 / Box 69
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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African nations - Ghana, 1975, 1980-1982

Collection Creator::
Robbins, Warren M.  Search this
Container:
Box 26 of 87
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-001, Warren M. Robbins Papers
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Warren M. Robbins Papers
Warren M. Robbins Papers / Series 5: Subject and Information Files, 1927-2005 / Box 26
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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A Woman's Rites of Passage among the Ga People of Ghana, 1983

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Folklife Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 8 of 8
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-292, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Folklife Programs, Education and Research Project Records
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Education and Research Project Records
Education and Research Project Records / Box 8
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-292-refidd1e2457

Ghana Studies Bulletin, 1983

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African Art. Associate Director for Collections and Research  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 94-027, National Museum of African Art. Associate Director for Collections and Research, Records
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Records
Records / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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African Nations - Ghana

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 15
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 634, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, Records
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Records
Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Exhibition Records

Creator::
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Date:
1980-2008
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) exhibition records created during the tenures of Warren M. Robbins, Director, 1964-1982; John E. Reinhardt, Acting Director, 1982-1983; Sylvia H. Williams, Director, 1983-1996; Roslyn A. Walker, Director, 1997-2002; and Sharon F. Patton, Director, 2003-2008. Exhibitions include: "Traditional Costumery and Jewelry in Africa;" "Traditional Costumes and Jewelry of Egypt;" "African Art in Color;" "African Art in the Cycle of Life;" "The African Desert, 1975-1977: Photographs by Bernard Plossu;" "African Emblems of Status;" "African Gold: Selections from the Glassell Collection, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston;" "African Islam;" "African Mankala;" "African Masterpieces from the Musee de l'Homme;" "African Masterpieces from the News Orleans Museum of Art;" "The Art of the Personal Object;" "Astonishment and Power: Kongo Minkisi and the Art of Renee Stout;" "BIG/small;" "Body of Evidence;" "Echoes of the Kalabari: Sculpture by Sokari Douglas Camp;" "Elimina: Art and Trade on the West African Coast;" "The Essential Gourd;" "Ethiopia: The Christian Art of an African Nation;" "Ethiopian Passages: Dialogues in the Diaspora;" "From the Earth: African Ceramic Art;" "Go Well, My Child: Photographs by Constance Stuart Larrabee;" "Gold of Africa: Jewelry and Heredity Treasures of Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali and Senegal;" "A Human Ideal in African Art: Bamana Figurative Sculpture;" "Igbo Arts: Community and Cosmos;" "Images of Power and Identity;" "In and Out of Focus: Images from Central Africa, 1885-1960;" "Inscribing Meaning: Writing and Graphic Systems in African Art;" "Insights;" "Life...Afterlife: African Funerary Sculpture;" "Objects of Use;" "Patterns of Life: West African Strip-Weaving Traditions;" "Praise Poems: The Katherine White Collection;" "The Rising of a New Moon: A Century of Tabwa Art;" "Shoowa Design: Raffia Textiles from Zaire;" "The Stranger Among Us;" "Thinking with Animals: African Images and Perceptions;" "Treasures from the Smithsonian Institution;" "Treasures of Ancient Nigeria: Legacy of 2000 Years;" "West African Images;" and "Where Gods and Mortals Meet: Continuity and Renewal in Urhobo Art." Materials include newspaper clippings, brochures, correspondence, memoranda, loan information, and news releases.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2024; Transferring office; 1/5/1994 memorandum, Johnstone to Fiske; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Art, African  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art museum directors  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-011, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 09-011
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Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Gold of Africa: Jewelry and Heredity Treasures of Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali and Senegal, 1989 (2 folders)

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2024; Transferring office; 1/5/1994 memorandum, Johnstone to Fiske; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-011, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, Exhibition Records
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Exhibition Records
Exhibition Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa09-011-refidd1e611

Africa - Ghana

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2025; Transferring office; 10/22/2003 memorandum, Johnstone to Laffoon; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-096, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, Correspondence
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Correspondence
Correspondence / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
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