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(10) East over Mississippi Bay, where Perry came (1854) opening Japan to the world - near Yokohama

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Collection Creator:
Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920  Search this
Ueno, Hikoma, 1838-1904  Search this
Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825  Search this
Stillfried, Raimund, Baron von, 1839-1911  Search this
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Stereograph (Text on verso, 8 x 17 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Stereographs
Photographs
Place:
Asia
Japan
Mississippi Bay
Japan -- Description and Travel
Yokohama-shi (Japan)
Date:
1904 or earlier
Underwood & Underwood, 1904 or earlier
Local Numbers:
R519 (Rosin Number)

FSA A1999.35.519
General:
Title printed on stereograph.
Item is number 10 in a series.
Copyright 1904 by Underwood & Underwood.
Photographer is unidentified.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography -- Japan  Search this
Photography -- 19th century  Search this
Bays  Search this
Harbors  Search this
Rickshaws  Search this
Seacoasts  Search this
United States Naval Expedition to Japan, 1852-1854  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Stereographs -- 1870-1910
Collection Citation:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Purchase and partial donation.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35, Item FSA A1999.35.519
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan / Series FSA A1999.35 A4: Set of Underwood & Underwood stereographs of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3af9da2b5-979a-4953-af64-f4cf21383026
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-35-ref342
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Niels Diffrient

Interviewee:
Diffrient, Niels  Search this
Interviewer:
McQuaid, Matilda, 1958-  Search this
Creator:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Names:
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Bassett, Chuck  Search this
Dreyfuss, Henry, 1904-1972  Search this
Hernmarck, Helena, 1941-  Search this
King, Bob  Search this
Knoll, Florence, 1917-2019  Search this
Knoll, Hans  Search this
Loewy, Raymond  Search this
Magnusson, Carl G., 1940-  Search this
Rowland, David Lincoln, 1924-2010  Search this
Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961  Search this
Saarinen, Eliel, 1873-1950  Search this
Whelan, Elizabeth  Search this
Wolf, Henry, 1852-1916  Search this
Extent:
55 Pages (Transcript)
4 Items (Sound recording: 4 sound files (2 hr., 58 min.), digital, wav)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Place:
Italy -- description and travel
Michigan -- Detroit -- Description and Travel
Mississippi -- Description and Travel
Date:
2010 July 28-August 31
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Niels Diffrient conducted 2010 July 28 and August 31, by Matilda McQuaid, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Diffrient's home and studio, in Ridgefield, Connecticut.
Diffrient speaks of growing up in Detroit while spending his summers with his mother's family in Mississippi; the value of growing up on a farm; attending Cass Technical High School in Detroit; realizing that he did not want to work in a factory; learning about crafts at Cranbrook Academy; travelling to Italy on a Fulbright Grant; working with Italian versus American designers; designing office chairs; the state of education in America. Diffrient's wife, Helena Hernmarck, contributes to the discussion of craft, weaving, and textiles. Diffrient also recalls Hans and Florence Knoll, Eero Saarinen, Eliel Saarinen, Chuck Bassett, David Rowland, Henry Dreyfuss, Bob King, Carl Magnusson, Raymond Loewy, Henry Wolf, Elizabeth Whelan, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Niels Diffrient (1928-2013) is an industrial designer in Ridgefield, Connecticut. Matilda McQuaid (1958-) is deputy curatorial director, Cooper Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 memory cards. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 58 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Occupation:
Industrial designers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.diffri10
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a7bc3494-ee39-42a2-8028-9c8a2476352b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-diffri10
Online Media:

Walter Inglis Anderson papers, circa 1915-1960

Creator:
Anderson, Walter Inglis, 1903-1965  Search this
Anderson, Walter Inglis, 1903-1965  Search this
Subject:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Place:
Chandeleur Islands (La.) -- Description and travel
Horn Island (Miss.) -- Description and travel
Hong Kong -- description and travel
Topic:
Painting, American -- Mississippi  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6436
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215571
AAA_collcode_andewalt
Theme:
Diaries
Art Theory and Historiography
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215571

Madame Ferrebault's Prairie, above Prairie du Chien

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
19 5/8 x 27 1/2 in. (49.7 x 70.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1835-1836
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\river  Search this
Landscape\plain  Search this
Indian  Search this
Travel\water\canoe  Search this
Landscape\Wisconsin\Prairie du Chien  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.322
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c89c222a-97ed-4ae3-bcbb-9892bffc5ffa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.322

Walter Inglis Anderson papers

Creator:
Anderson, Walter Inglis, 1903-1965  Search this
Names:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  Search this
Extent:
6 Microfilm reels (3.6 linear feet on 6 microfilm reels)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Place:
Chandeleur Islands (La.) -- Description and Travel
Horn Island (Miss.) -- Description and Travel
Hong Kong -- Description and Travel
Date:
circa 1915-1960
Scope and Contents:
The Walter Inglis Anderson papers, microfilmed on reels 4867-4868, include letters from Anderson (referred to as Bob) to his parents, mostly from boarding school in Manlius, New York (1915-1919), and from New York City and Philadelphia while attending the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (1922-1928); correspondence with his wife Agnes Grinstead (referred to as Sissy); writings, including Anderson's logbooks of his travels to Hong Kong (circa 1949), and boat trip to Graveline and Oldfields, Mississippi, as well as his account of pelicans and copies of his favorite poems; and six sketchbooks. Papers microfilmed on reels 4869-4872 include logbooks, both bound and on loose pages, recording Anderson's travels. Notable logbooks record travels to the Gulf Coast's Chandeleur and Horn Islands; others describe his trips out-of-state and abroad, as well as Anderson's activities while living at Oldfields in Gautier, Mississippi. Also included are several files of loose pages containing Anderson's commentaries on a variety of subjects including nature, the arts, religion, philosophy, and poetry, as well as Anderon's notes on Ancient Near Eastern and Greek and Egyptian art.
Biographical / Historical:
Walter Inglis Anderson (1903-1965) was a painter, muralist, printmaker, and sculptor in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. He attended the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia from 1923 to 1929. In the 1930s, Anderson painted murals for the Ocean Springs School auditorium for the Works Progress Administration Public Works of Art Project. In 1940, following hospitalization for mental illness, Anderson moved to Oldfields, near Gautier, Mississippi. He returned to Ocean Springs in 1946 and from 1947 until his death he traveled repeatedly to Horn Island and other remote sites on the Gulf Coast to paint and write. In 1991, the Walter Anderson Museum of Art opened in Ocean Springs, Mississippi.
Related Materials:
The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries de Grummond Children's Literature Collection holds the Walter Anderson Papers, circa 1945-1980s.
Provenance:
Material on reels 4867-4868 was lent for microfilming by the Family of Walter Anderson, 1993. Material on reels 4869-4872, was lent for microfilming by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, 1993.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- Mississippi  Search this
Muralists -- Mississippi  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- Mississippi  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Identifier:
AAA.andewalt
See more items in:
Walter Inglis Anderson papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9232f5e48-3637-4f84-a7e7-83b9023ac80f
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-andewalt

A Memorial to Congress For the request of Lands to aid the construction of the Gulf and Ship Island Railroad.

Written by:
James D. Lynch  Search this
Subject of:
Gulf and Ship Island Railroad Company, American, 1882 - 1925  Search this
United States Congress, American, founded 1789  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/4 × 8 11/16 in. (33.6 × 22 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place depicted:
Jackson, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
Written December 6th, 1871
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Government  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Urban planning  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Stanley Turkel's Collection of Reconstruction Era Materials
Object number:
2012.160.57
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55c51b84c-c3a1-4f72-bfaf-3ee4ffc5833b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.160.57
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Niels Diffrient, 2010 July 28-August 31

Interviewee:
Diffrient, Niels, 1928-2013  Search this
Diffrient, Niels, 1928-2013  Search this
Interviewer:
McQuaid, Matilda, 1958-  Search this
Subject:
Bassett, Chuck  Search this
Dreyfuss, Henry  Search this
Hernmarck, Helena  Search this
King, Bob  Search this
Knoll, Florence  Search this
Knoll, Hans  Search this
Loewy, Raymond  Search this
Magnusson, Carl G.  Search this
Rowland, David Lincoln  Search this
Saarinen, Eero  Search this
Saarinen, Eliel  Search this
Whelan, Elizabeth  Search this
Wolf, Henry  Search this
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Place:
Italy -- description and travel
Michigan -- Detroit -- Description and travel
Mississippi -- Description and travel
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15875
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)295428
AAA_collcode_diffri10
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_295428
Online Media:

The 15 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2021

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 07 Jun 2021 12:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_69e80a771929fa706d2573f6b5165c28

Ridiculous Reviews of Some of the Best National Parks

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Interviews
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 15 Jul 2021 11:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_47384f2e0398846e6c60cef0f964f902

Official guide book to the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition, Omaha, U.S.A. June 1 to November 1, 1898

Title:
Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition, Omaha, U.S.A. June 1 to November 1, 1898
Author:
Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)  Search this
Subject:
Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)  Search this
Physical description:
189 pages illustrations, maps 17 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Omaha (Neb.)
Nebraska
Omaha
Date:
1898
1998
Topic:
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
T796.A1 T73 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1004989

A topographical description of the western territory of North America containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned : to which are added, the discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky, and an essay towards the topography, and natural history of that important country by John Filson : to which is added, I. the adventures of Col. Daniel Boon, one of the first settlers, comprehending every important occcurrence in the political history of that province. II. the minutes of the Piankashaw Council, held at post St. Vincent's, April 15, 1784. III. an account of the Indian nations inhabiting within the limits of the thirteen United States; their manners and customs; and reflections on their origin by George Imlay ... ; illustrated with correct maps of the western territory of North America; of the state of Kentucky, as divided into counties, from the latent surveys; and a plan of the rapids of the Ohio

Title:
Western territory of North America DSI
Author:
Imlay, Gilbert 1754?-1828?  Search this
Author:
Filson, John approximately 1747-1788 Discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucke  Search this
Subject:
Imlay, Gilbert 1754?-1828? Travel  Search this
Physical description:
[4], xvi, 433, [23] pages, [4] folded leaves of plates illustrations, maps 22 cm (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
History
Place:
United States
Genesee Region (N.Y.)
Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.)
Kentucky
Mississippi River Valley
Ohio River Valley
Date:
1793
To 1803
To 1795
Topic:
Public lands  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F352 .I33 1793
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_966370

Reports of explorations and surveys to ascertain the most practicable and economical route for a railroad from the Mississippi river to the Pacific ocean Made under the direction of the secretary of war, in 1853-[6]

Title:
Pacific railroad surveys
Pacific railroad reports
Explorations and surveys to ascertain the most practicable and economical route for a railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean
Author:
United States War Department  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
United States Army Corps of Engineers  Search this
Physical description:
12 volumes in 13, plates (part color, part folded) maps (part folded) 30 x 24 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Maps
Place:
West (U.S.)
California
United States
West United States
Date:
1855
1860
19th Century
Topic:
Discoveries in geography--American  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Pacific railroads--Explorations and surveys  Search this
Discoveries in geography  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F593 .U59
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_942622

Exploratory travels through the western territories of North America comprising a voyage from St. Louis, on the Mississippi, to the source of that river, and a journey through the interior of Louisiana, and the north-eastern provinces of New Spain. Performed in the years 1805, 1806, 1807, by order of the government of the United States By Zebulon Montgomery Pike. London, 1811

Title:
Pike's explorations
Author:
Pike, Zebulon Montgomery 1779-1813  Search this
Author:
Maguire, William M  Search this
United States Army Corps of Engineers  Search this
Physical description:
xii, [xv]-xxiv, 25-394 pages illustrations 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mississippi River
New Mexico
United States
West (U.S.)
West United States
Date:
1889
Topic:
Discoveries in geography--American  Search this
Discoveries in geography  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F592 .P635 1889
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_944099

The Mississippi valley, and prehistoric events by C.B. Walker

Author:
Walker, C. B  Search this
Physical description:
784 pages, [4] leaves of plates illustrations, plans 22 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Utah
Mississippi River Valley
Date:
1880
Topic:
Agriculture  Search this
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
Mormons  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F351 W35 1880
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_976554

A topographical description of the state of Ohio, Indiana territory, and Louisiana comprehending the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, and their principal tributary streams ; the face of the country, soils, waters, natural productions, animal, vegetable, and mineral ; towns, villages, settlements and improvements ; and a concise account of the Indian tribes west of the Mississippi ; to which is added, an interesting journal of Mr. Chas. Le Raye, while a captive with the Sioux nation, on the waters of the Missouri River by a late officer in the U.S. Army

Author:
Cutler, Jervis 1768-1844  Search this
Printer:
Belcher, Joshua 1784?-1816  Search this
Former owner:
Dillingham, Harvey DSI  Search this
Contributor:
Le Raye, Charles  Search this
Subject:
Le Raye, Charles Travel  Search this
Physical description:
219 pages, [5] pages of plates illustrations 19 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Gold tooled leather (Binding)
Owners' verses (Provenance)
Annotations (Provenance).)
Captivity narratives
Errata slips (Printing).)
Intaglio prints
Marbled papers (Binding)
Quarter bindings (Binding)
Place:
Mississippi River Valley
Ohio
Date:
1812
Topic:
Indian captivities  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F353 .C997X 1812
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1005532

A Small Town in Ohio Is Home to the World's Only Cardboard Boat Museum

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:37:34 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_ee57bc1ec4b66ad91048d16f45ee940d

Productions

Topic:
Mighty Ships (Television series)
World War II Spy School (Television program)
Perfect Stores (Television series)
Surviving the Serengeti (Television program)
Million Dollar American Princesses (Television series)
Air Disasters (Television series)
Killer IQ: Lion vs. Hyena (Television series)
Mighty Cruise Ships (Television series)
Napoleon's Waterloo (Television program)
L.A. Frock Stars (Television series)
Siege of Masada (Television program)
Mummies Alive (Television series)
Aerial America (Television series)
Yellowstone Supervolcano (Television program)
Nepal Quake: Terror on Everest (Television program)
My Million Dollar Invention (Television series)
Islands of Creation (Television program)
Rock 'N' Roll Inventions (Television series)
Crazy Monster Spiders (Television program)
Crazy Monster Diggers (Television program)
Crazy Monster Bats (Television program)
Crazy Monster Gulpers (Television program)
Real Mad Men of Advertising (Television series)
Crazy Monster Bugs (Television program)
Crazy Monster Sea Creatures (Television program)
Crazy Monster Fangs (Television program)
The Weapon Hunter (Television series)
The Obama Years: The Power of Words (Television program)
Humongous Moves (Television series)
Battle at Sea: Jutland (Television program)
Castro's Secret Reef (Television program)
Victorian Rebel: Marianne North (Television program)
Mysteries of the Rainforest (Television program)
Americans Underground: Secret City of WWI (Television program)
Pocahontas: Beyond the Myth (Television program)
Nightmare on Everest (Television program)
An Ocean Mystery: The Missing Catch (Television program)
Secrets (Television series)
Titanic's Fatal Fire (Television program)
The Real Jesus of Nazareth (Television series)
The Lost Tapes (Television program)
America's Secret Space Heroes (Television series)
Air Warriors (Television series)
Combat Trains (Television series)
Amazing Monkeys (Television series)
Aerial Ireland (Television program)
Aerial New Zealand (Television program)
My Big Bollywood Wedding (Television program)
Battle of Okinawa in Color (Television program)
America in Color (Television series)
First Ladies Revealed (Television series)
Flying High with Phil Keoghan (Television program)
Honey Badger Grit (Television program)
Inside Windsor Castle (Television series)
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Cobra King (Television program)
Diana and the Paparazzi (Television program)
Diana: The Day We Said Goodbye (Television program)
Last Emperor of Mexico (Television program)
Baboon King (Television program)
Make It Out Alive (Television series)
Tiger on the Run (Television program)
Survival in the Skies (Television series)
Lions Unleashed (Television program)
Polar Bear Town (Television series)
America's Badlands (Television program)
Panama's Animal Highway (Television program)
Supercar Superbuild (Television series)
David Attenborough's Great Barrier Reef (Television series)
Combat Ships (Television series)
The Coronation (Television program)
Escape to the Great Dismal Swamp (Television program)
Cleopatra (Television series)
Epic Warrior Women (Television series)
Billionaire Space Club (Television program)
Earth From Outer Space (Television program)
Europe's Last Warrior Kings (Television series)
Aerial Africa (Television series)
Fishing for Giants (Television series)
Finding Life in Outer Space (Television program)
Ice Bridge: The Impossible Journey (Television program)
Aerial Cities (Television series)
Waco: The Longest Siege (Television program)
China's Dragon Emperor (Television series)
Carriers at War (Television series)
Smithsonian Time Capsule: 1968 (Television program)
Rise of Tokyo in Color (Television program)
The Pacific War in Color (Television series)
Drinks, Crime and Prohibition (Television series)
King of the Desert Lions (Television program)
Hell Below (Television series)
Monster Shipwreck: Mysteries of the Mars (Television program)
Kings of the Desert (Television program)
Sacred Sites (Television series)
China From Above (Television series)
The Wild Andes (Television series)
America's Mississippi (Television series)
Creator::
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Place:
United States -- History
United States -- Social life and customs
United States -- Description and travel
China -- Description and travel
Africa -- Description and travel
Date:
2015, 2017-2018
Descriptive Entry:
Smithsonian Networks is a joint venture between Showtime Networks and the Smithsonian Institution. It was formed to create channels featuring programs largely inspired by the assets of the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum and research complex. Smithsonian Channel features award-winning original documentaries, series and ground-breaking programs highlighting America's historical, cultural and scientific heritage. This accession consists of programs created for the Smithsonian Channel that cover a range of topics including aeronautics, astronautics, science, nature, and American culture and history. Materials are in electronic format.
Restrictions:
Special restrictions on use of these materials apply. See Record of Transfer, Appendix B, Transferring office; Record of Transfer, August 25, 2009; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Documentary television programs  Search this
Educational television programs  Search this
Museums and television  Search this
Nature  Search this
Science -- History  Search this
Animals  Search this
Insects  Search this
Military history  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-197, Productions
Identifier:
Accession 19-197
See more items in:
Productions
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-197

A Mardi Gras Like No Other Seeks to Bring New Orleans Together—From a Distance

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 17:04:36 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_53968c87e99b8f4d0e3f2d7bc59c1396

From Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains : Major Stephen Long's expedition, 1819-1820 / edited by Maxine Benson

Editor:
Benson, Maxine  Search this
Subject:
Long, Stephen H (Stephen Harriman) 1784-1864 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xxvii, 410 pages, 12 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Autobiographies
Place:
West (U.S.)
Rocky Mountains
Rocky Mountains Region
West United States
Date:
1988
©1988
Topic:
Discoveries in geography  Search this
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Eight Elaborate Christmas Displays Across America—and the People Behind Them

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