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Progressive Librarians Council

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5224, Frame 1054-1104
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941
Scope and Contents note:
(correspondence concerning arrangements for radio broadcast and publication of Kent's speech; letters in support of council president Philip Keeny's ambition to become director of Cleveland Public Library; see also: Radio Addresses)
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized 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:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Rockwell Kent papers
Rockwell Kent papers / Series 1: Alphabetical Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94f94a6d3-2160-4e61-be54-104f0d95a04f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref3096

Smithsonian Here to Career Webinar: Librarians

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-06-04T19:20:56.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
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OFI_Smithsonian
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
YouTube Channel:
OFI_Smithsonian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_2Ie5S70KSCQ

Librarian Coat

Physical Description:
wool (overall material)
dark blue (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 17 1/2 in x 45 in; x 44.45 cm x 114.3 cm
Object Name:
Coat
Other Terms:
Coat; Female; American Red Cross; Winter
Associated dates:
1945 / 1945
Credit Line:
American Red Cross
ID Number:
1990.0386.02
Catalog number:
1990.0386.02
Accession number:
1990.0386
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-fb49-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1062758
Online Media:

Pinback button from the 2008 Obama campaign reading "Librarians for Obama"

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
President Barack Obama, American, born 1961  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, metal, and plastic
Dimensions:
Diameter (x depth): 1 1/4 x 5/16 in. (3.1 x 0.8 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Date:
2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Politics  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of M. Denise Dennis
Object number:
2012.91.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58c950fe2-6276-4b96-b356-b2ed2aa51c93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.91.3

Ask a Librarian Live: Science Edition

Creator:
Smithsonian Libraries  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-09-17T12:30:46.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Library science  Search this
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SmithsonianLibraries
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianLibraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_6xefegm9ekA

Ask a Librarian Live: History & Culture Edition

Creator:
Smithsonian Libraries  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-10-08T14:01:29.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Library science  Search this
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SmithsonianLibraries
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianLibraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_PEXIvDiTzUo

"Collaging Information: The Artist, The Librarian, The Artist/Librarian"

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 55
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1984-2000
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
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:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
John Held papers relating to mail art
John Held papers relating to mail art / Series 6: Writings / Miscellaneous Essays
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d984fdbf-7240-4d7d-8a0e-5a398072dcb4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref718

American Red Cross Librarian Unif

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
blue (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 17 in x 44 in; x 43.18 cm x 111.76 cm
overall (padded): 45 in x 34 in x 3 1/2 in; 114.3 cm x 86.36 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
Dress
Other Terms:
Dress; Female
Associated dates:
1945 / 1945
Credit Line:
American Red Cross
ID Number:
1990.0386.01
Catalog number:
1990.0386.01
Accession number:
1990.0386
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-fb48-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1062757
Online Media:

Ask a Librarian Live: Art Edition

Creator:
Smithsonian Libraries  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-08-20T13:53:34.000Z
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_a_A_10AtkQ8

USDA librarian records selections being sent to China

Referenced:
United States Department of Agriculture  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 7/8 in x 4 7/8 in; 17.4625 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Date made:
1946
ID Number:
2013.0327.1163
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.1163
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Agriculture
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6b93-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814511

USDA librarian sorting shipments being sent overseas

Referenced:
United States Department of Agriculture  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 7/8 in x 4 7/8 in; 17.4625 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Date made:
1946
ID Number:
2013.0327.1164
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.1164
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Agriculture
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-52fc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814512

USDA librarian enters a publication received from Cuba

Referenced:
United States Department of Agriculture  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 7/8 in x 4 7/8 in; 17.4625 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Date made:
1946
ID Number:
2013.0327.1165
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.1165
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Agriculture
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6b94-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814513

W.G. Constable list of men with library experience considered by the American Defense Harvard Group

Creator:
Constable, W. G. (William George), 1887-1976  Search this
Constable, W. G. (William George), 1887-1976  Search this
Subject:
Harvard University. American Defense, Harvard Group  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1943?
Topic:
Librarians  Search this
Preservationists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14538
See more items in:
W.G. Constable papers, 1905-1983, bulk 1920-1976
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_14538
Online Media:

70 lire Investiture of First Librarian Bartolomeo Sacchi single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Vatican City 582
Medium:
paper; ink(multicolored)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
VATICAN CITY (independent city state)
Date:
September 25, 1975
Topic:
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2008.2009.567
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8762b5bb0-42ac-4626-b0bb-c879482f942a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2009.567

Oak Side Chair Design, for Assistant Librarian's Room, Folger Shakespeare Library

Firm:
Hayden Company  Search this
Medium:
brush and watercolor over graphite
Object Name:
Drawing
Type:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1930
Accession Number:
1950-8-121
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq454be3569-6a03-43cf-9d25-f1884431f1c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1950-8-121

Oak Arm Chair Design for Assistant Librarian's Room, Folger Shakespeare Library

Firm:
Hayden Company  Search this
Medium:
brush and watercolor over graphite
Object Name:
Drawing
Type:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1930
Accession Number:
1950-8-69
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e5bd137a-0122-4254-840b-dc18049b6820
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1950-8-69

shirt

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 19 in x 25 in; x 48.26 cm x 63.5 cm
overall (padded): 25 in x 27 in x 2 in; 63.5 cm x 68.58 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
Shirt
Other Terms:
Shirt; Female; American Red Cross; Librarian Uniform Shirt
Associated dates:
1945 / 1945
Credit Line:
American Red Cross
ID Number:
1990.0386.03
Catalog number:
1990.0386.03
Accession number:
1990.0386
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-fb4a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1062759
Online Media:

Acting Librarian Stephens at H[oward] U[niversity], Jan[uary] 1963 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Howard University.. Libraries  Search this
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
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., [4" x 5"].)
Container:
Box 56
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Washington (D.C.) -- 1960-1970 -- Photographs
Date:
1963 January
Scope and Contents:
Subject/Sitter: acting librarian Stephens
Posed portrait of a man seated on a table holding a book. There are filled bookshelves behind him. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: "2 glossy vertical". "KODAK - SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint.
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.
Topic:
Librarians  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1960-1970 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
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/ep8cb7a1ca3-e75e-43fb-8427-e0e56c7fea9c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-06-ref14983

Oral history interview with Marie Appleton, 1977 June 27

Interviewee:
Appleton, Marie  Search this
Appleton, Marie  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Librarians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12199
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212521
AAA_collcode_appelt77
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212521

Oral history interview with Paul Vanderbilt, 1964 November 10

Interviewee:
Vanderbilt, Paul, 1905-1992  Search this
Vanderbilt, Paul, 1905-1992  Search this
Interviewer:
Doud, Richard Keith  Search this
Subject:
Rosskam, Edwin  Search this
Stryker, Roy Emerson  Search this
United States. Farm Security Administration. Historical Section  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Documentary photography  Search this
Archivists -- Wisconsin -- Madison -- Interviews  Search this
Librarians -- Wisconsin -- Madison -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Photography  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11929
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213957
AAA_collcode_vander64
Theme:
Photography
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213957

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