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Song walking women, music, and environmental justice in an African borderland Angela Impey

Author:
Impey, Angela  Search this
Physical description:
x, 284 pages illustrations, maps 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
South Africa
Maputaland
Maputaland (South Africa)
Moçambique
Südafrika
Swasiland
Date:
2018
Topic:
Women--Social life and customs  Search this
Ecomusicology  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Jew's harp--Social aspects  Search this
Manners and customs  Search this
Geschlechterrolle  Search this
Musiksoziologie  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153530

Oral History Interview with Francine and Joshua Kranzberg

Interviewer:
Meghelli, Samir  Search this
Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (MP3)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Oral histories (document genres)
Interviews
Place:
Southwest (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
2017 February 17
Scope and Contents:
Interview created as part of the research for the Anacostia Community Museum's "A Right to the City" exhibition.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Jews -- Social life and customs  Search this
Neighborhoods -- Washington, D.C. -- History  Search this
Genre/Form:
Oral histories (document genres)
Interviews -- 21st century
Citation:
Interview with Francine and Joshua Kranzberg, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
A Right to the City Exhibition Records
A Right to the City Exhibition Records / Series I: Oral History Interviews
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7c5e7cb0c-3068-414c-b470-574e02c77fa2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-119-ref33

Ḥadar Orṭenaʼu be-Muzeʼon Yiśraʼel = The Ortenau room at the Israel Museum [ṭeksṭ, Erikh Orṭenaʼu]

Title:
אורטנאו, אריך
Ortenau room at the Israel Museum
Ḥadar Orṭenaʼu min ha-emantsipatsyah ʻad la-Shoʼah
חדר אורטנאו במוזיאון ישראל = The Ortenau room at the Israel Museum / [טכסט, אריך אורטנאו]
Ortenau room from emancipation to Holocaust
Author:
Ortenau, Erich  Search this
Author:
Muzeʼon Yiśraʼel (Jerusalem)  Search this
Subject:
Ortenau family Ethnological collections  Search this
Physical description:
20 unnumbered pages illustrations (some color) 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Expositions
Exhibition catalogs
History
Catalogues d'exposition
Place:
Germany
Allemagne
Date:
1985
19th century
19e siècle
Topic:
House furnishings--History  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Jews--History  Search this
Ameublement--Histoire  Search this
Juifs--Mœurs et coutumes  Search this
Anthropology--Private collections  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Jews  Search this
Call number:
NK2050.A1 O77 1985
NK2050.A1O77 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_351370

Celebrating rites of passage : Judaic treasures from the Jewish Museum

Title:
Rites of passage
Judaic treasures from the Jewish Museum
Author:
Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1983
C1983
Topic:
Judaism--Liturgical objects  Search this
Jewish art and symbolism  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
NK4702.N4 J59 1983
NK4702.N4J59 1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_290186

The Oxford handbook of Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine / edited by Catherine Hezser

Title:
Jewish daily life in Roman Palestine
Editor:
Hezser, Catherine 1960-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xvi, 687 pages) : illustrations, map
Type:
Electronic resources
History
Place:
Palestine
Middle East
Date:
2010
©2010
To 70 A.D
Topic:
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Jews--History  Search this
Jews  Search this
Manners and customs  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
DS122 .O94 2010 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1152088

Jewish daily life in Germany, 1618-1945 / edited by Marion A. Kaplan

Author:
Kaplan, Marion A  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xii, 529 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
Germany
Deutschland
Juden
Date:
2005
17th century
18th century
1800-1933
1933-1945
Topic:
Jews--History  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
HISTORY  Search this
Jews  Search this
Joden  Search this
Dagelijks leven  Search this
Alltag  Search this
Soziale Situation  Search this
Call number:
DS135.G32 J49 2004 (Internet)
Restrictions & Rights:
Use copy Restrictions unspecified
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1149386

The Case of the Sexy Jewess : Dance, Gender and Jewish Joke-work in US Pop Culture

Author:
Schwadron, Hannah  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (225 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
Topic:
Jewish women--Social life and customs  Search this
Jewish women in popular culture  Search this
Jews in popular culture  Search this
Women comedians--History  Search this
Jewish women--Humor--Social aspects  Search this
Stand-up comedy--Social aspects  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Women comedians  Search this
Call number:
E184.36.S65 S39 2017 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1148522

Division of Cultural History Judaica Collection

Donor:
Cohen, Henry, Reverand  Search this
Ahlborn, Richard E., 1933-2015  Search this
Harris, Michael  Search this
Deinard, Ephraim  Search this
Adler, Cyrus, 1863-1940  Search this
Luchs, Leopold  Search this
Lipkowitz, Sylvia E.  Search this
Marks, Michael Neil  Search this
Marks, Cara Goldberg  Search this
Howland, S. S.  Search this
Hartogensis, Henry S.  Search this
Krauss, S., Father  Search this
Kantrowitz, J.H.  Search this
Neeman, Zipora  Search this
Sulzberger, Mayer, 1843-1923  Search this
Sulzberger, S.  Search this
Extent:
22 Cubic feet (32 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Eulogies
Etchings
Lithographs
Letters
Ketubahs
Greeting cards
Prayers
Photographs
Petitions
Manuscripts
Posters
Poems
Proclamations
Prints
Sermons
Sukkah decorations
Wills
Envelopes
Betrothal contracts
Calendars
Receipts
Amulets
Divorce records
Engravings
Certificates
Deeds
Place:
Russia
Palestine
Syria
Slovakia
Crimea
France
India
Israel
Germany
Holland
Italy
Date:
1639-1980
Summary:
An extensive collection of Judaica collected by the Division of Cultural History, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian.
Scope and Contents:
The collection is a compilation of gifts from numerous donors, of documents relating to Judaism in numerous countries and the United States. Documents include betrothal contracts, bills of divorcement, eulogies, memorial plaques, candle labels, Jewish calendars, sukkah decorations, certificates of ritual slaughter, prayers, poems, sermons, and other types of documents.
Arrangement:
Collection is unarranged.
Historical Note:
The Judaica Collection at the Smithsonian is the oldest of its type in the United States. The archival collection is comprised of various documents, prints, sukkah decorations, marriage contracts, and memorial candle labels from Europe and the Middle East. The bulk of the collection was transferred in the 1960's to the National Museum of History and Technology (later, the National Museum of American History). A portion of the collection (artifact-related) still resides in the National Museum of Natural History. For a detailed description of items found in the collection see Cohen Grossman, Grace and Richard Ahlborn. "Judaica at the Smithsonian: Cultural Politics as Cultural Model." Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology, Number 52, 1997.

The first Judaica collections were acquired by the Smithsonian specifically for the World's Columbian Exposition in 1890. The next large Judaica collection was acquired in 1902 with the purchase of a torah case and Sukkah ornaments from Ephraim Deinard, bibliophile, Hebrew author and independent book dealer. A native of Latvia, Deinard immigrated to the United States in 1888. By 1913, Deinard had amassed a large collection of Judaica from Europe and the Middle East. He eventually deposited, between 1920 and 1927, almost 600 objects to the Smithsonian. The collection remained on loan until 1955 when Deinard's heirs donated the collection. It was 10 years later with the opening of the National Museum of History and Technology (National Museum of American History), that there was a renewed interest in collecting Judaica objects. A small number of Judaica objects have been acquired since then. The archival collection is housed at the Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Related Materials:
Cohen Grossman, Grace and Richard Ahlborn. "Judaica at the Smithsonian: Cultural Politics as Cultural Model." Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology, Number 52, 1997.

See: https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/2452
Separated Materials:
This collection has related artifacts in the Division of Home and Community Life (now Division of Cultural and Community Life).
Provenance:
The collection was donated by the following donors:

J.H. Kantrowitz.,Purchase,1889; Mrs. S. Sulzberger, Gift; Leopold Luchs, Gift; Dr. Cyrus Adler ,Gift; Mayer Sulzberger, Purchase; Rev. Henry Cohen, Gift.,1897; William Wesley and Son, Purchase; Father S. Krauss, Gift.,1902; S.S. Howland, Bequest.,1902; Ephraim Deinard, Purchase.,1902; Mrs. Simon Kann,Gift.,1920; Henry S. Hartogensis,Gift,1920; Ms. L. Lieberman,Gift,1924; Ephraim Deinard,Gift; Cara Goldberg Marks, Michael Neil Marks.,Gift; Michael Harris, Gift, 1982; Richard E. Ahlborn,Gift, 1986; Sylvia E. Lipkowitz, Gift, 1987; and Neeman, Zipora,Gift, 1988.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Jewish funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Jewish mourning customs  Search this
Art, Jewish  Search this
Jewish art and symbolism  Search this
Jews -- Social life and customs  Search this
Judaism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Eulogies
Etchings
Lithographs
Letters
Ketubahs
Greeting cards
Prayers
Photographs -- 19th century
Petitions
Manuscripts
Posters
Poems
Proclamations
Prints
Sermons
Sukkah decorations
Wills
Envelopes
Betrothal contracts
Calendars
Receipts
Amulets
Divorce records
Engravings
Certificates
Deeds
Citation:
Division of Cultural History Judaica Collection, 1639-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1160
See more items in:
Division of Cultural History Judaica Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep863eebd37-eea3-434a-8f9a-30abc95ffb2b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1160
Online Media:

Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection

Creator:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters  Search this
Names:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection  Search this
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)  Search this
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968  Search this
Extent:
159 Video recordings (U-matic 3/4" video recordings)
1 Video recording (VHS 1/2" video recording)
15 Linear feet (15 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Video recordings
Videocassettes
Place:
United States -- Race relations
United States -- Rural conditions
Date:
1989-1994
Scope and Contents note:
The collection, which dates from 1989 to 1994 and measures 15 linear feet, documents the reminiscences of elderly members of various African-American churches in the Atlanta area, as well as individual church histories, outstanding personalities of the South, religious expression in the South, and styles of singing and worship. The collection is comprised of audiovisual materials.
Biographical/Historical note:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters, Inc. is the nation's largest regional interfaith cable network. AIB has been providing faith-based communities and nonprofit service organizations access to a larger audience since 1969. AIB remains a destination for international dignitaries and media representatives due to its unique programming platform, which promotes dialogue between all faiths, cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds. Seen in over 1,000,000 homes across 19 metro area counties, AIB is a self-supporting organization and does not allow the solicitation of funds or attacks on other faiths. Viewers can find Christians, Jews, Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus and others presenting their views.
Provenance:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
Negro leagues  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Women clergy  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans  Search this
Choirs (Music)  Search this
Civil rights movements -- United States  Search this
African American clergy  Search this
African American churches  Search this
African American journalists  Search this
African American educators  Search this
African American poets  Search this
African American lawyers  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
African American social reformers  Search this
African Americans -- Religious life  Search this
African Americans -- Music  Search this
African Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
African Americans -- Social conditions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Videocassettes
Citation:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters oral history collection exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.09-001
See more items in:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa716afb35a-8e6f-47a7-a093-bc32f9631c06
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-09-001

How the other half looks : the Lower East Side and the afterlives of images

Author:
Blair, Sara  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 281 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Art  Search this
Documentary photography  Search this
Street photography  Search this
Slums  Search this
Inner cities  Search this
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Jews  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096484

Rites : a Guatemalan boyhood / Victor Perera

Author:
Perera, Victor 1934-  Search this
Subject:
Perera, Victor 1934- Childhood and youth  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 194 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Guatemala
Date:
1986
20th century
Topic:
Jews  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
DS135.G93 P47 1986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1087370

Daily life in the medieval Islamic world / James E. Lindsay

Author:
Lindsay, James E. 1957-  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 299 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Islamic Empire
Date:
2008
2005
©2008
Topic:
Islamic civilization  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1086750

The other promised land : vacationing, identity, and the Jewish American dream / edited by Avi Y. Decter, and Melissa Martens

Author:
Decter, Avi Y  Search this
Martens, Melissa  Search this
Jewish Museum of Maryland  Search this
Physical description:
112 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
2005
C2005
Topic:
Vacations--History  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Jews--Identity  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_813921

Azerbaig'an : Yehudim harariyim, Muslemim ʻironiyim

Author:
Bentsur, Ninah  Search this
Muzeʼon Ḥefah le-musiḳah ule-etnologyah (Israel)  Search this
Physical description:
159 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Azerbaijan
Date:
1992
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Jews--Folklore  Search this
Muslims--Social life and customs  Search this
Muslims--Folklore  Search this
Call number:
DS135.R93 A98 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_878736

Enterprising emporiums : the Jewish department stores of downtown Baltimore

Author:
Jewish Museum of Maryland  Search this
Physical description:
88 p. : ill. ; 26 x 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Maryland
Baltimore
Date:
2001
[c2001]
Topic:
Department stores--History  Search this
Jewish merchants  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Jews--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_707800

Mountain Jews : customs and daily life in the Caucasus / edited by Liya Mikdash-Shamailov ; [translation from the Hebrew, Edward Levin]

Author:
Miḳdash-Shemaʻʼilov, Leʼah  Search this
Muzeʼon Yiśraʼel (Jerusalem)  Search this
Physical description:
160 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Catalogs
Place:
Caucasus
Russia (Federation)
Dagestan
Azerbaijan
Dagestan (Russia)
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Mountain Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_707938

Rara! : vodou, power, and performance in Haiti and its diaspora / Elizabeth McAlister

Author:
McAlister, Elizabeth A  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 259 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Type:
Books
Place:
Haiti
Date:
2002
20th century
1971-
Topic:
Rara Festival--Songs and music--History and criticism  Search this
Voodoo music--History and criticism  Search this
Folk music--History and criticism  Search this
Folk songs, Creole--History and criticism  Search this
Haiti--Social life and customs  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_712402

Recreation, sports & liesure

Title:
Recreation, sports and liesure
Special issue
Author:
Jewish Museum of Maryland  Search this
Physical description:
122 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Maryland
Baltimore
Date:
2004
Topic:
Jews--Sports  Search this
Sports  Search this
Jewish athletes  Search this
Jews--Recreation  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
GV709.6 .R43 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_767906

Far from Zion : Jews, diaspora, memory / Jason Francisco

Author:
Francisco, Jason  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 115 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Portraits
Date:
2006
Topic:
Documentary photography  Search this
Jewish families  Search this
Jews  Search this
Jewish cemeteries  Search this
Jewish diaspora  Search this
Jewish art and symbolism  Search this
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_798427

"And prairie dogs weren't kosher" : Jewish women in the upper Midwest since 1855 / Linda Mack Schloff

Author:
Schloff, Linda Mack  Search this
Physical description:
x, 243 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Middle West
Date:
1996
C1996
Topic:
Jews--Social life and customs  Search this
Jewish women--Social life and customs  Search this
Jews  Search this
Jewish women  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_615545

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