Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
44,230 documents - page 1 of 500Result pages are truncated to 500.

Dale-Patterson Family collection

Creator:
Dale, Dianne  Search this
Polk, P. H., 1898-1985  Search this
Names:
Barry, Marion, 1936-2014  Search this
Dale, Almore M., 1911-1984  Search this
Dale, Dianne  Search this
Dale, John Henry, Jr., 1888-1973  Search this
Dale, Lucille Emma Patterson, 1889-1973  Search this
Dale, Marie Howard, 1914-2011  Search this
Dale, Norman Edward, 1908-1991  Search this
Garner, Araminta Dale, 1913-1987  Search this
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass), 1901-1988  Search this
Patterson, Wilhelmina Bessie, 1888-1962  Search this
Extent:
6 Linear feet (9 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Programs
Clippings
Correspondence
Ephemera
Postcards
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1866 - 1990.
Summary:
The Dale-Patterson family papers, which date from 1866 to 2010 and measure 6 linear feet, document the personal and professional lives of the Dale-Patterson family who came to live in Hillsdale, Anacostia, area of Washington, D.C., in 1892.
Scope and Contents note:
The Dale-Patterson family papers, which date from 1866 to 1990 and measure 6 linear feet, document the personal and professional lives of the Dale-Patterson family who came to live in Hillsdale, Anacostia, area of Washington, D.C., in 1892. The collection is comprised of correspondence, photographs, clippings, and ephemera.
Arrangement note:
The collection is arranged in four series:

Series 1: Dale-Patterson Family papers Series 2: Charles Qualls papers Series 3: Community Organizations Series 4: Subject Files
Biographical/Historical note:
The Dale family came to Washington, DC in 1886 when John Henry Dale, Sr., a gifted self-taught man, obtained a position as clerk in the newly contracted Pension Bureau building at 5th and G Streets, NW. First they lived near 13th Street and Florida Avenue, NW, then moved to Howard Road in Anacostia. Dale built a house at 2619 Nichols Avenue, now Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, drawing the plans and supervising the construction. The Dales and only one other family lived in this solidly built house for 100 years before it was sold to a church group and demolished.
General Note:
Finding Aid Note: This finding aid is associated with a MARC collection-level record.361883
Provenance:
The Dale-Patterson Family collection was donated to the Anacostia Community Museum on April 07, 2013.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
The Dale-Patterson Family collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American families  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Programs
Clippings
Correspondence
Ephemera
Postcards
Citation:
Dale-Patterson Family collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Dianne Dale.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-074
See more items in:
Dale-Patterson Family collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7c29572e9-2bd6-4b2a-8982-b527693b7885
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-06-074
1 Page(s) matching your search term, top most relevant are shown: View entire project in transcription center
  • View Dale-Patterson Family collection digital asset number 1
Online Media:

The Only Way to Really Understand a Hovercraft is to Drive One

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-05-14T15:30:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_KYGSppUps_I

In Haiti, One Man's Trash is Another's Art Supplies

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-01-13T20:56:43.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_lNiyWKYhUrc

Unidentified artist

Creator:
National Museum of African Art  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-11-04T20:40:53.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_b1OP5YXYgnU

Ask a Conservator: Emergency Management

Creator:
Smithsonian Libraries  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-06-24T17:15:35.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Library science  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianLibraries
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianLibraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_AcqiYwlD8cw

Inka Engineering Symposium 6: Road Construction Technologies

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-11-20T15:52:29.000Z
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_DwvIuuVepyU

Simposio sobre el Camino Inka – 02 Observaciones

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-07-24T20:29:03.000Z
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_m76sC-YoNAM

Inka Road Symposium 10: Inka and Modern Engineering in the Andes

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-07-15T18:45:36.000Z
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_tv1fiW45HKA

The John Santos Sextet - "Descargarará" [Official Audio]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-07-15T15:29:03.000Z
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_6pzmOW1378E

Leyla McCalla - "Mesi Bondye" [Official Audio]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-09-23T14:50:34.000Z
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_84i-vAx_nHs

Leyla McCalla - 'Vari-Colored Songs: A Tribute to Langston Hughes' [Live at Tigermen's Den 2020]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-10-16T16:09:35.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  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_Bna7_q8clPI

Smithsonian's Haiti Cultural Recovery Project

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2010-12-03T23:05:25.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
See more by:
americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_ioPO57FjVZI

Boukman Eksperyans, Grammy-Nominated Haitian Musician

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-06-23T17:02:18.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  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_U3j2cnLp8sg

Contributions to West Indian herpetology a tribute to Albert Schwartz edited by Robert Powell and Robert W. Henderson ; foreword by Thomas W. Schoener

Title:
West Indian herpetology
Author:
Schwartz, Albert 1923-1992  Search this
Powell, Robert 1948-  Search this
Henderson, Robert W. 1945-  Search this
Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles  Search this
Physical description:
457 pages [19] pages of plates illustrations (some color), maps 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Festschriften
Congress
Conference papers and proceedings
Actes de congrès
Place:
West Indies
Antilles
Westindien
Date:
1996
Topic:
Herpetology  Search this
Amphibians  Search this
Reptiles  Search this
Herpétologie  Search this
Amphibiens  Search this
Reptilien  Search this
Aufsatzsammlung  Search this
Lurche  Search this
Herpétologie--Congrès  Search this
Amphibiens--Congrès  Search this
Reptiles--Congrès  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_485541

Diary

Collection Collector:
Robinson, Franklin A., Jr., 1959- (actor)  Search this
Container:
Box 39, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but negatives and audiovisuial materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Some papers of living persons are restricted. Access to restricted portions may be arranged by request to the donor. Gloves required for unprotected photographs. Viewing film portions of the collection and listening to LP recording requires special appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
The Archives Center does not own exclusive rights to these materials. Copyright for all materials is retained by the donor, Franklin A. Robinson, Jr.; permission for commercial use and/or publication may be requested from the donor through the Archives Center. Military Records for Franklin A. Robinson (b. 1932) and correspondence from Richard I. Damalouji (1961-2014) are restricted; written permission is needed to research these files. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
The Robinson and Via Family Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Robinson and Via Family Papers
Robinson and Via Family Papers / Series 2: Robinson Family / 2.6: Robinson, Franklin A. / 2.6.1: Correspondence, diaries, personal ephemera
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c69fd212-5fa6-426e-8f82-ac71a4266346
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0475-ref167
1 Page(s) matching your search term, top most relevant are shown: View entire project in transcription center
  • View Diary digital asset number 1

Birds collected in Cuba and Haiti by the Parish-Smithsonian Expedition of 1930

Author:
Wetmore, Alexander  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1932
Citation:
Wetmore, Alexander. 1932. "Birds collected in Cuba and Haiti by the Parish-Smithsonian Expedition of 1930." Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 81, (2925) 1–40, 7 pls.. https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.81-2925.1.
Identifier:
86848
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.81-2925.1
ISSN:
0096-3801
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_86848

Antigone en Créole

Written by:
Félix Morisseau-Leroy, Haitian, 1912 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 9/16 × 5 5/8 × 3/16 in. (21.8 × 14.3 × 0.5 cm)
Place printed:
Morne Hercule, Pétion-Ville, Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1953
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Communities  Search this
Language  Search this
Literature  Search this
Tragedy (Theatre)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2018.47
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd531fd2b6f-5cc7-4ba5-ae09-4ecd8f39d241
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.47
Online Media:

Dyakout 1, 2, 3, 4

Written by:
Félix Morisseau-Leroy, Haitian, 1912 - 1998  Search this
Published by:
Haitiana Publications, Inc., American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 1/2 in. (21.6 × 14 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
paperbacks
Place printed:
Queens, New York City, Queens County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Language  Search this
Literature  Search this
Migrations  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2021.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Félix Morisseau-Leroy. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd595266f27-5c16-4d4c-aec9-f1b4406799c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2021.1

Resistance Hootenanny: Pete Seeger, Sylvia Kahn, Jerry Silverman, Beulah Richardson, Jackie Berman, Eleanor Stone

Performer:
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014  Search this
Berman, Jackie  Search this
Kahn, Sylvia  Search this
Richards, Beah E.  Search this
Silverman, Jerry, 1931-  Search this
Stone, Eleanor  Search this
Hart, Jean, musician  Search this
Group  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Jews  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
New York
Israel
France
Haiti
Contents:
Yes we did; Pete Seeger--Guardian beauty contest; Jackie Berman--Buffalo skinners; Sylvia Kahn--German song; Beah Richards--Poem; Pete Seeger--Billy Barlow; Jackie Berman--Cutty wren; Poem--Walk in Jerusalem just like John--Trouble island aria; Sylvia Kahn--Thumbs up; Pete Seeger-We are moving on to victory; Eleanor Stone--Avaka hin--Shepherd's song--French carriage song--Lass from the Low Country--Und die musik spiel das so; I know an old lady who swallowed a fly; Lonesome traveler-; McCarthy parody--Sonnet 14--Wasn't that a time--Sit down; Hungarian folk songs (2x); Poem; Resistance of the Warsaw ghetto; Jerry Silverman--People's song book ad--Trouble in mind; I just do nothing at all; Jean Hart---No John; Great historical bum--Rock Island Line--Rooster is crowing--Yellow bird--Tumba--Miner's life---Michael, row the boat ashore--Joshua fit the battle--Steel drum--Hey lolly lolly
Track Information:
101 Yes We Did (We'll Do It Together) / Group, Pete Seeger. Banjo. English language.

102 Guardian Beauty Contest / Pete Seeger. Banjo. English language.

103 Buffalo Skinners / Jackie Berman. Guitar. English language.

104 German Song with Piano / Sylvia Kahn. Piano. German language.

105 Poem / Beah E. Richards. English language.

106 Billy Barlow / Pete Seeger. Banjo. English language.

106 The Cutty Wren / Pete Seeger, Jackie Berman, Jerry Silverman. Guitar,Recorder (Muscial instrument). English language.

107 Poem / Group. English language.

107 Walk in Jerusalem Just Like John / Group. English language.

108 Still, Wm. Grant: Troubled Island Aria / Group. English language.

109 Thumbs Up / Sylvia Kahn. Guitar. German language.

110 We are Moving on to Victory / Pete Seeger. Banjo. English language.

111 Avaka Hin (Watermelon Seller) / Eleanor Stone. Guitar. English language.

112 Shepherd's Song / Eleanor Stone. Guitar. English language.

113 French Carriage Song / Eleanor Stone. Guitar. English language.

114 Lass from the Low Country / Eleanor Stone. Guitar. English language.

115 Und die Musik Spiel das So / Eleanor Stone. Guitar. German language.

116 I Know an Old Who Swallowed a Fly / Guitar. English language.

117 Lonesome Traveler / Group, Pete Seeger. Banjo. English language.

118 Lowenfels, Walter: McCarthy Parody (to No Irish Need Apply) / Guitar. English language.

119 Lowenfels, Walter: Sonnet #14 (from Sonnets of Love and Liberty) / Guitar. English language.

120 Wasn't That a Time / Group, Pete Seeger. Banjo. English language.

201 Sit Down, Sit Down (frag.) / Group, Pete Seeger. Banjo. English language.

202 Hungarian Folk Song (arr. by Bartok) / Piano. English language.

203 Hungarian Folk Song (arr. by Kodaly) / Piano. English language.

204 Poem (Macabees) / Guitar. English language.

205 Resistance Song of the Warsaw Ghetto / Group, Eleanor Stone. Guitar. English language,German language.

206 People's Song Book Advertisement / Jerry Silverman. Guitar. English language.

207 Trouble in Mind / Jerry Silverman. Guitar. English language.

208 I'll Just Do Nothing at All / Guitar. English language.

209 No John / Jean Hart. Piano. English language.

210 The Great Historical Bum / Group, Pete Seeger, Jackie Berman. Banjo,Guitar. English language.

211 Rock Island Line / Group. Banjo,Guitar. English language.

212 Rooster is Crowing, The (Cucka Ricka) / Group. Banjo,Guitar. English language.

213 Yellow Bird / Group. Banjo,Guitar. English language.

214 Tumba / Group. Banjo,Guitar. English language.

215 The Miner's Life / Group. Banjo,Guitar. English language.

216 Michael, Row the Boat Ashore / Group, Pete Seeger. Banjo. English language.

217 Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho / Group, Pete Seeger. Banjo. English language.

218 Steel Drum / Pete Seeger. Steel drum (Musical instrument). English language.

219 Hey, Lolly Lolly / Group, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Steel drum (Musical instrument). English language.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-2768
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: New York, United States, April 14, 1956.
General:
CDR copy- Disc 472
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
Folksong revival  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Opera  Search this
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Piano  Search this
Recorder (Muscial instrument)  Search this
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-2768
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5608964ee-50b4-481e-8a74-439178b93474
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref25688

Frantz Casseus and Lolita Cuevas

Performer:
Casséus, Frantz  Search this
Cuevas, Lolita  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Haitians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Haiti
Contents:
unknown
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-4486
General:
CDR copy
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-4486
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk55520ef83-a86d-4f11-b9a0-0a61ebd77056
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref26171

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By