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Santa Barbara Mission, California--Fiesta days in California [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Photographer:
Olbert, Karl  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color; Ink on paper, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Container:
Box 1, Item Grouping U.S.A.--California--Missions
Culture:
Latinas  Search this
Mexican Americans  Search this
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Mexico
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Color illustration: man and woman sitting in front of the Santa Barbara mission. The woman wears a long red Spanish-style dress and comb in her hair and holds a fan open. She smiles at the man, who wears a red and yellow serape and Spanish/Mexican costume, including a sombrero.
Local Numbers:
AC0200-0000048 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Hats  Search this
Sombreros  Search this
California -- Social life and customs -- 19th century  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Sarapes  Search this
Missions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / California - Cities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2196

Día de los muertos : an exhibition based on the Mexican and Central American annual tradition celebrating and honoring the dead : Alternative Museum, New York City, November 2-December 23, 1988 / [co-curated by the Alternative Museum, New York City, the Galería de la Raza and the Mission Cultural Center, San Francisco]

Author:
Alternative Museum (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Galería de la Raza (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Mission Cultural Center (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
56 p. : ill. ; 22 x 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Date:
1988
C1988
20th century
Topic:
Funeral rites and ceremonies--Exhibitions  Search this
All Souls' Day  Search this
Dead--Folklore--Exhibitions  Search this
Death in art  Search this
Hispanic American art--Themes, motives--Exhibitions  Search this
Art, American--Themes, motives  Search this
Art, Mexican  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
GT4995.A4 D53 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_507391

Departmental Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Latino Center  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Brochures
Manuscripts
Clippings
Electronic records
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Color transparencies
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1992-2009
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records that document the programs and administration of the Smithsonian Latino Center (SLC) whose goal it is ensure that Latino contributions to the arts, sciences, and humanities are highlighted, understood, and advanced through the development and support of public programs, research, museum collections, and educational opportunities at the Smithsonian Institution. Also included are records from when the SLC was known as the Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives (SCLI). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, by laws, board meeting records, strategic plans, proposals, brochures, reports, invitations, publication records, images, meeting minutes, memoranda of understanding, permissions, press releases, and clippings. Some materials are in Spanish and in electronic format.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2025; Transferring office; 10/05/2012 memorandum, Toda to Key; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Hispanic Americans -- Ethnic identity  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- History  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Latin Americans  Search this
By-laws  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Multiculturalism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Manuscripts
Clippings
Electronic records
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Color transparencies
Black-and-white negatives
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-006, Smithsonian Latino Center, Departmental Records
Identifier:
Accession 13-006
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Departmental Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa13-006

Exhibition Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Latino Center  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Clippings
Drawings
Floor plans
Black-and-white negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Date:
1999-2006
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records that document exhibitions developed by the Smithsonian Latino Center (SLC) whose goal it is ensure that Latino contributions to the arts, sciences, and humanities are highlighted, understood, and advanced through the development and support of public programs, research, museum collections, and educational opportunities at the Smithsonian Institution.

Also included are records from when the SLC was known as the Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives (SCLI). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, clippings, images, interview transcripts, floor plans, design drawings, proposals, budget records, brochures, release forms, gift agreements, press releases, contracts, and clippings.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2022; Transferring office; 10/12/2012 memorandum, Toda to Key; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Ethnic identity  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Drawings
Floor plans
Black-and-white negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-018, Smithsonian Latino Center, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 13-018
See more items in:
Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa13-018

Latino Initiatives Pool Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Latino Center  Search this
Extent:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Brochures
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Electronic records
Date:
FY 1995-FY 2007
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records which document the administration of the Latino Initiatives Pool. It covers a time period when SLC was known as the Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives (SCLI) and from before the creation of SLC, when the Latino Initiatives Pool was administered by the Office of the Provost and the Office of the Secretary, Counselor to the Secretary for Community Affairs and Special Projects. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; grant proposals and supporting materials; final reports; black-and-white photographs and slides; color photographs, slides and transparencies; newsletters; and brochures. Some materials are in electronic format.
Historical Note:
The Smithsonian Latino Center (SLC) provides funding to support cultural, historical and scientific projects at the Smithsonian Institution through the administration of the Latino Initiatives Pool. Each year, different Smithsonian units and museums submit proposals to SLC that promote Latino achievement or contributions. Proposals range from exhibits, collections, educational initiatives and research to community outreach. SLC, acting on the recommendations of an advisory committee, makes decisions on which programs to fund based on a number of different factors including public impact and cultural and historical significance.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Oct-01-2022; Transferring office; 07/30/2010 memorandum, Toda to Alvarado; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Ethnic identity  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- History  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Research  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Electronic records
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-202, Smithsonian Latino Center, Latino Initiatives Pool Records
Identifier:
Accession 10-202
See more items in:
Latino Initiatives Pool Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa10-202

Administrative Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Latino Working Committee  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Clippings
Manuscripts
Brochures
Digital images
Floppy disks
Black-and-white photographs
Electronic records
Date:
1986-2004
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the administrative records which document the creation and activities of the Latino Working Committee (LWC). The LWC was established in May 1988 under the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public Service and Museums. Its purpose is to addresses issues of concern to Latino communities within the Smithsonian Institution; to foster the awareness of Latino history, arts, and culture; and to increase the participation of Latinos in evaluating and structuring the representation of Latino culture at the Smithsonian. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; project records; meeting agenda and minutes; reports; proposals; images; brochures; and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Committees  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Ethnic identity  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- History  Search this
Museums -- Employees  Search this
Diversity in the workplace  Search this
Hispanic American art  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings
Manuscripts
Brochures
Digital images
Floppy disks
Black-and-white photographs
Electronic records
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-204, Smithsonian Institution, Latino Working Committee, Administrative Records
Identifier:
Accession 10-204
See more items in:
Administrative Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa10-204

Program Records

Creator::
National Museum of American History. Division of Cultural History  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Brochures
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
United States -- Social life and customs
Chiba-shi (Japan)
Date:
1985-2000
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Howard Bass while producing public programs at the National Museum of American History (NMAH). The majority of the records pertain to the "American Sampler" series of programs which presented traditional music, dance, and storytelling from communities and cultural groups throughout the United States. Also documented are the "Communities in Concert" series which presented outdoor concerts featuring a variety of musical styles including jazz, folk, gospel, Latin American, and American popular songs; the "Word of Mouth" series which featured performances celebrating African American, Native American, and Anglo American oral traditions in storytelling, oratory, and ballad singing; the "Music of New Mexico Festival" which explored traditional Hispanic and Native American music and dance; and the Smithsonian's America exhibition in Chiba (Chiba-shi), Japan in 1994. This accession contains materials from when Bass was contractor and later a program producer for the Department of Public Programs and then the Office of Cultural History prior to the Division of Cultural History. Materials include correspondence, brochures, programs, images, reviews, teacher's guides, student learning guides, advertisements, and clippings.
Topic:
Folk music -- United States  Search this
Folk dancing  Search this
Storytelling  Search this
Concerts  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Music -- Latin America  Search this
Music -- United States  Search this
African American oral tradition  Search this
Oral tradition -- United States  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc., Indian  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc., American  Search this
Ballads, American  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Music  Search this
Indians of North America -- Music  Search this
Indian dance -- North America  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
African Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Performances  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-088, National Museum of American History. Division of Cultural History, Program Records
Identifier:
Accession 11-088
See more items in:
Program Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa11-088

Three roads to Magdalena coming of age in a Southwest borderland, 1890-1990 David Wallace Adams

Author:
Adams, David Wallace  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 437 pages illustrations, map 24 cm
Type:
Books
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
New Mexico
Magdalena
Magdalena (N.M.)
Date:
2016
Topic:
Cultural pluralism--History  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Whites--Social life and customs  Search this
Navajo Indians--Social life and customs  Search this
School children--History  Search this
Coming of age--History  Search this
Intercultural communication--History  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110796

La vida del Río Grande -- our river, our life : a symposium, May 24, 2002 / edited by Carlos Vásquez

Title:
Our river, our life
Author:
"Vida del Río Grande -- Our River, Our Life," a symposium (2002 : National Hispanic Cultural Center of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N.M.)  Search this
Vásquez, Carlos 1944-  Search this
National Hispanic Cultural Center of New Mexico  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 116 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Rio Grande Valley (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.)
New Mexico
North America
Rio Grande Valley
Date:
2004
©2004
Topic:
Water resources development--History  Search this
Watershed management--History  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Ecology  Search this
Water resources development  Search this
Watershed management  Search this
Environmental conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1112137

Portales : 5 diciembre de 2016-6 agosto de 2017 = Gateways

Title:
Portales
Publisher:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Physical description:
20, 20 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 x 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Maryland
Baltimore
North Carolina
Date:
2016
Topic:
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1073299

New York Ricans from the hip hop zone / Raquel Z. Rivera

Author:
Rivera, Raquel Z  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 278 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
New York (State)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2003
Topic:
Puerto Ricans--Social life and customs  Search this
Puerto Ricans--Ethnic identity  Search this
Puerto Ricans--Intellectual life  Search this
Hip-hop  Search this
African Americans--History  Search this
African Americans--Relations with Hispanic Americans  Search this
Ethnicity  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1083962

Latinos in the Washington Metro area / Maria Sprehn-Malagón, Jorge Hernandez-Fujigaki, and Linda Robinson

Author:
Sprehn-Malagón, Maria  Search this
Co-author:
Hernandez-Fujigaki, Jorge  Search this
Robinson, Linda (College counselor)  Search this
Physical description:
127 pages : chiefly illustrations, map, portraits ; 24 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Biography
History
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
2014
Topic:
Hispanic Americans--History  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084493

39th Annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival : Food culture USA : Forest service, culture and community ; Nuestra música: music in latino culture ; Oman: desert, oasis and sea

Title:
Thirty Ninth Annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Smithsonian Folklife Festival, 2005
Festival of American Folklife, 2005
Author:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival (39th : 2005 : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival  Search this
Physical description:
131 p. : ill ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Catalogs
Music
Place:
United States
Oman
Date:
2005
C2005
Topic:
Americans--Food  Search this
Forest reserves--Social aspects  Search this
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
GR105 .S66 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807636

Key terms in Latino/a cultural and literary studies / Paul Allatson

Author:
Allatson, Paul  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 281 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
2007
Topic:
Hispanic Americans--Intellectual life  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Study and teaching  Search this
American literature--Hispanic American authors--Study and teaching  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_812424

Once upon a quinceañera : coming of age in the USA / Julia Alvarez

Author:
Alvarez, Julia  Search this
Physical description:
278 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2007
Topic:
Quinceañera (Social custom)  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_840412

Hispanic heritage at the Smithsonian : a decade of Latino initiatives / Smithsonian Latino Center

Author:
Smithsonian Latino Center  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
205 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2006
C2006
Topic:
Hispanic Americans--Intellectual life  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Ethnic identity  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
E184.S75 H57 2006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_841522

Hispanas de Queens : Latino panethnicity in a New York City neighborhood / Milagros Ricourt & Ruby Danta

Author:
Ricourt, Milagros 1960-  Search this
Danta, Ruby  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 168 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Corona (New York, N.Y.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2003
Topic:
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_717623

Spanish pathways : readings in the history of Hispanic New Mexico / Marc Simmons

Author:
Simmons, Marc  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 206 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New Mexico
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Hispanic Americans--History  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_720562

Latino/a popular culture / edited by Michelle Habell-Pallʹan and Mary Romero

Title:
Latino popular culture
Latina popular culture
Author:
Habell-Pallán, Michelle  Search this
Romero, Mary  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 280 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Hispanic Americans--Ethnic identity  Search this
Hispanic Americans and mass media  Search this
Popular culture  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Hispanic American arts  Search this
Hispanic American athletes  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_720582

Mi abuela fumaba puros y otros cuentos de Tierra Amarilla = My grandma smoked cigars and other stories of Tierra Amarilla / Sabine R. Ulibarrí

Title:
My grandma smoked cigars and other stories of Tierra Amarilla
Author:
Ulibarrí, Sabine R  Search this
Physical description:
167 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Translations into English
Fiction
Place:
Tierra Amarilla Region (N.M.)
New Mexico
Date:
1977
Topic:
Short stories, Hispanic American (Spanish)  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_737428

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