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Charles B. Lang negatives and prints

Creator:
Lang, Charles B.  Search this
Extent:
16 Acetate negatives (Duplicates, 5 x 7 inches.)
16 Negatives (photographic) (black and white, 4.5 x 6.5 inches.)
1 Photographic print (gelatin silver.)
Culture:
Cochiti Pueblo  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Acetate negatives
Negatives (photographic)
Photographic prints
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Black-and-white negatives
Place:
Bluff (Utah)
Cochiti (N.M.)
Chelly, Canyon de (Ariz.)
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
1894-1910
Summary:
This collection contains 16 glass plate negatives and 1 gelatin silver print taken by Charles B. Lang between 1894-1910. Also present are 16 duplicate acetate negatives. The images depict views of Canyon de Chelly and Monument Valley in Arizona, scenes of everyday life in Cochiti Pueblo, and a Navajo silversmith in Bluff, Utah.
Arrangement note:
Glass plate negatives: organized in boxes; arranged by image number.

Duplicate negatives: organized in individual sleeves; arranged by image number.

Print: organized in folder.
Biographical/Historical note:
Charles B. Lang (1871-1935?) was a photographer who worked in the American Southwest. Originally from Pittsburgh, Lang worked with rancher and amateur archaeologist Richard Wetherill and later with Frederick Starr in Mexico. After 1910, he was employed as a technician in a film lab in Los Angeles. Lang is the father of renowned cinematographer Charles B. Lang Jr.
Restrictions:
Access is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment.
Rights:
Copyright: National Museum of the American Indian.
Occupation:
Silversmiths  Search this
Topic:
Navajo silverwork  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Black-and-white negatives
Citation:
Charles B. Lang negatives and prints, National Museum of the American Indian Archives, Smithsonian Institution (negative, slide or catalog number).
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.048
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmai-ac-048

Doug Edge papers

Creator:
Edge, Doug, 1942-  Search this
Names:
Irwin, Robert, 1928-  Search this
Turrell, James  Search this
Extent:
2.7 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Diaries
Digital images
Drawings
Paintings
Photographs
Prints
Screen prints
Sketches
Transcripts
Video recordings
Watercolor paintings
Place:
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
circa 1951-2017
Summary:
The papers of Los Angeles conceptual sculptor, painter, and photographer Doug Edge measure 2.7 linear feet and date from circa 1951 to 2017. The collection includes exhibition and project files, illustrated journals, writings, printed material, photographic material, and artwork.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of Los Angeles conceptual sculptor, painter, and photographer Doug Edge measure 2.7 linear feet and date from circa 1951 to 2017. The collection includes exhibition and project files, illustrated journals, writings, printed material, photographic material, and artwork.

Exhibition and project files include correspondence, photographs, slides, transparencies, sketches, writing, clippings, and other printed material related to Edge's exhibitions, projects, and work. This series also includes some biographical material and material related to his student work. Also included in this series are digital videos related to Edge's artwork and exhibitions.

Illustrated journals contain drawings, sketches, writings, plans for work and exhibitions, photographs, etc. Some in the series are primarily image-based, while others have more text.

Writings include a statement written by Doug Edge in 2017 and a transcript, in scroll format, of a lecture by Robert Irwin at the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1974.

Printed material includes exhibition announcements; exhibition catalogs; the magazines Eclipse and Forum; clippings; posters; and a copy of James Turrell's syllabus and course materials for a course taught at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Photographic material includes photographs Edge took on a trip with James Turrell to Monument Valley and Lake Powell; photographs and digital photographs of works of art; and oversized photographs related to his exhibitions.

Artwork includes sketches, drawings, watercolors, silk screen prints, paintings, and other works of art.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged in six series.

Series 1: Exhibition and Project Files, circa 1951-2017 (Box 1; 1 linear foot, ER01; 10 files, 4.36 GB)

Series 2: Illustrated Journals, 1968-2010 (Box 2; 1 linear foot)

Series 3: Writings, 1974, 2017 (Box 3; 2 folders)

Series 4: Printed Material, 1963-1997, 2009-2016 (Boxes 3-4; 0.3 linear feet, OV 5)

Series 5: Photographic Material, 1962-1987, 2003-2017 (Box 4; 2 folders, OV 5, ER02; 138 files, 0.44 GB)

Series 6: Artwork, 1962-1984, 2002, 2007 (Box 4; 1 folder, OV 5)
Biographical / Historical:
Doug Edge (1942- ) is a conceptual sculptor, painter, and photographer in Los Angeles, California. Edge was a member of the acrylic movement in the late 1960s. He was an original faculty member at the California Institute of the Arts (Cal Arts) from 1969 to 1971, and taught at the University of California, Santa Barbara from 1974 to 1985.

Edge began showing his work in the late 1960s and continues to produce and exhibit work. He has shown at Mizuno, Cirrus, Earl McGrath, and Track 16 Galleries, among many others.
Provenance:
The papers were donated to the Archives of American Art by Doug Edge in 2017.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Conceptual artists -- California  Search this
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Photographers -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Sculptors -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Powell, Lake (Utah and Ariz.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries
Digital images
Drawings
Paintings
Photographs
Prints
Screen prints
Sketches
Transcripts
Video recordings
Watercolor paintings
Citation:
Doug Edge papers, circa 1951-2017, bulk 1962-2017. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.edgedoug
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-edgedoug

Doug Edge papers, circa 1951-2017

Creator:
Edge, Doug, 1942-  Search this
Subject:
Irwin, Robert  Search this
Turrell, James  Search this
Type:
Diaries
Digital images
Drawings
Paintings
Photographs
Prints
Screen prints
Sketches
Transcripts
Video recordings
Watercolor paintings
Place:
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Conceptual artists -- California  Search this
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Photographers -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Sculptors -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Powell, Lake (Utah and Ariz.)  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17510
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)390612
AAA_collcode_edgedoug
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_390612
Online Media:

Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park master plan / prepared by Recreational Resources Department, Navajo Tribe and Southwest Regional Office, National Park Service

Author:
Navajo Tribe of Arizona, New Mexico & Utah Department of Recreational Resources  Search this
United States National Park Service Southwest Region  Search this
Physical description:
53 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Maps
Place:
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
1983
Topic:
Parks  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1094348

Monument Valley : Navajo Tribal Park / text by Anne Markward

Author:
Markward, Anne  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.), col. map ; 29 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
1992
C1991
Call number:
F817.M6 M37 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_727006

The return of Navajo Boy [videorecording] / directed by Jeff Spitz ; co-producers, Jeff Spitz & Bennie Klain

Author:
Spitz, Jeff  Search this
Klain, Bennie  Search this
Begay, Lorenzo  Search this
Kennedy, Bill  Search this
Jeff Spitz Productions  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (57 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Place:
Southwest, New
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Cly family  Search this
Begay family  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Claims  Search this
Government relations  Search this
Uranium mines and mining--History  Search this
Radioactivity--Physiological effect  Search this
Documentary films  Search this
Call number:
E99.N3 R48 2000
video 000430
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_605487

Navajo / photos, Helga Teiwes; text, Wolfgang Lindig

Author:
Teiwes, Helga  Search this
Lindig, Wolfgang  Search this
Physical description:
240 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Navajo Indian Reservation
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Views  Search this
Call number:
E99.N3 T26 1991
E99.N3T26 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_437640

Tall sheep : Harry Goulding, Monument Valley trader / by Samuel Moon

Author:
Moon, Samuel  Search this
Subject:
Goulding, Harry 1897-1981  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 250 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
1992
C1992
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Call number:
F817.M6G686 1992X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_446500

Landscapes on glass : lantern slides for the Rainbow Bridge-Monument Valley Expedition / Jack Turner ; [with a foreword by Bill Clinton]

Title:
Lantern slides for the Rainbow Bridge-Monument Valley Expedition
Rainbow Bridge-Monument Valley Expedition
Author:
Turner, Jack  Search this
Clinton, Bill 1946-  Search this
Subject:
Hall, Ansel F (Ansel Franklin) 1894-1962  Search this
Rainbow Bridge-Monument Valley Expedition  Search this
Physical description:
127 p. : chiefly ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 22 x 28 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Place:
Arizona
Utah
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Rainbow Bridge (Utah)
Date:
2010
C2010
Topic:
Lantern slides  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
TR660.5 .T875 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1019478

Rainbow Bridge to Monument Valley : making the modern old West / Thomas J. Harvey

Author:
Harvey, Thomas J. 1955-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 237 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Colorado Plateau
West (U.S.)
Rainbow Bridge National Monument (Utah)
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
2011
©2011
Topic:
Landscapes  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
History  Search this
In popular culture  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1040269

Wind high, sand deep : the story of Monument Valley Mission and Hospital / by Herbert Ford

Author:
Ford, Herbert  Search this
Subject:
Monument Valley Mission and Hospital  Search this
Physical description:
[30] p. : chiefly ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Utah
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
1965
C1965
Topic:
Navajo Indians--Missions  Search this
Hospitals  Search this
Missions  Search this
Call number:
E99.N3 F67 1965
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_921809

Monument Valley : an exploration of a red-rock land where the desert becomes magic and wonder / by Robert De Roos

Author:
De Roos, Robert William 1912-  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. : ill. (part col.) ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
1965
1965]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_921888

Land of room enough and time enough / Richard E. Klinck

Author:
Klinck, Richard E. 1927-  Search this
Physical description:
136 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
1984
1958
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_967585

A Navajo legacy : the life and teachings of John Holiday / John Holiday and Robert S. McPherson

Author:
Holiday, John 1919-  Search this
McPherson, Robert S. 1947-  Search this
Subject:
Holiday, John 1919-  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 394 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
2005
C2005
Topic:
Navajo Indians  Search this
Healers  Search this
Religion  Search this
Navajo philosophy  Search this
Blessingway (Navajo rite)  Search this
History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_969724

Monument Valley and the Navajo country : Arizona [and] Utah

Author:
Miller, Joseph 1899-  Search this
Physical description:
96 p. : (chiefly ill.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
1951
[1951]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980503

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