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Narratives

Collection Creator:
Rush, Olive, 1873-1966  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
1920-1966
Collection Restrictions:
The bulk of the collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not 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:
Olive Rush papers, 1879-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Olive Rush papers
Olive Rush papers / Series 1: Biographical Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw997e29486-a0a1-4d6d-bea9-0363a413f980
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-rusholiv-ref16

Historical / Business Narratives

Collection Editor:
Compton, Joseph, 1891-  Search this
Clinton-Baddeley, V. C. (Victor Clinton), 1900-1970  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Undated
Scope and Contents:
Narratives regarding the early history of LLRE, narratives on transition of LLRE from United Programmes Ltd. to Britam Agencies, biographical information on readers.
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at (202) 633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff at (202) 633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Restrictions may apply concerning the use, duplication, or publication of items in these collections. Consult the archivists for additional information.
Collection Citation:
London Library of Recorded English records, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.LLRE, File LLRE_01_07
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London Library of Recorded English records
London Library of Recorded English records / Series 1: Papers
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5be26b932-6823-45ea-a9c4-73fac8767748
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-llre-ref24

Artist Biography and Narratives

Collection Creator:
Parsons, Betty  Search this
Container:
Box 39, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1949-1982
Series Restrictions:
Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
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:
Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers, 1916-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers
Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers / Series 7: Betty Parsons Personal Papers / 7.2: Biographical Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9341a3b0c-a3dd-4824-8705-46a86214c329
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-parsbett-ref1480

Narratives about William Page

Collection Creator:
Page, William, 1811-1885  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1885, undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
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:
William Page and Page Family papers, 1815-1947, bulk 1843-1892. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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William Page and Page Family papers
William Page and Page Family papers / Series 1: Biographical Materials and Artifacts
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91da8e441-aa52-468b-b01d-bf75d228c82c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-pagewill-ref15

Community Narratives: Citizens Recording History

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
Interviews
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-03-13T20:06:41.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianEducation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Education
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianEducation
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_S-Vea4JzeVo

Webinar 2: Building More Complete Narratives about Native Americans

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-30T17:56:55.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_ch2i87Ud0bg

Giving Thanks: Telling More Complete Narratives in your Classroom. Session 2

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-30T17:56:35.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_mJuesx5bURQ

Giving Thanks: Telling More Complete Narratives in your Classroom. Session 1

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-30T17:56:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_2f30qrsXbM0

Suffrage Stories: A Complicated Narrative

Creator:
Smithsonian Affiliates  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-09-29T22:34:37.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNeighbor
Data Source:
Smithsonian Affiliates
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNeighbor
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Z5tKhgmnv6M

Illustrated narrative

Medium:
Ink, color, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 786.1 x 29.9 cm (309 1/2 x 11 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
makimono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.394
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3843897b6-dfa9-4056-b38b-7ecb22d515ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.394

Narrative Reports

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
bulk Jan. 1867 and June–Sept. 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1907, Item 3.51.8.1
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Mississippi, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Mississippi, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 3: Subordinate Field Offices / 3.51: Vicksburg (Subcommissioner) / 3.51.8: Narrative Reports
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3c29c8bb3-e84b-46c6-96ac-9ef4c21e2781
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1907-ref711

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave

Written by:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Published by:
Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society, American, founded 1835  Search this
Subject of:
William Lloyd Garrison, American, 1805 - 1879  Search this
Wendell Phillips, American, 1811 - 1884  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 x 4 1/2 x 5 in. (17.8 x 11.4 x 12.7 cm)
H x W x D (open at 90 degrees): 7 × 5 × 4 7/8 in. (17.8 × 12.7 × 12.4 cm)
H x W x D (open at 60 degrees): 7 × 5 × 4 1/4 in. (17.8 × 12.7 × 10.8 cm)
Type:
narratives
hardcover books
Place printed:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1845
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Identity  Search this
Literature  Search this
Men  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Elizabeth Cassell
Object number:
2011.43.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd591fe36d9-f8c3-463c-9599-d71a955cbcaa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.43.1

Narrative Reports

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Dec. 1865–June 1867
Scope and Contents:
Unbound narrative reports, December 1865–June 1867, are arranged chronologically.
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commerical use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1909, File 4.42.8
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of North Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of North Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.42: Salisbury (Superintendent of the Western District)
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3333904e5-6579-4711-a669-e92d18b69ca7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1909-ref569
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Narrative abstraction

Collection Creator:
Artists Talk on Art  Search this
Extent:
2 Videocassettes (U-matic) (duration 01:38:46)
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (u-matic)
Date:
2003 December 12
Scope and Contents:
Moderated by Ron Morosan, with speakers Jane Fine, Don Hazlett, and John Mendelsohn.
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. Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
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:
Artists Talk on Art records, circa 1974-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Artists Talk on Art records
Artists Talk on Art records / Series 9: Video and Sound Recordings of Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw997680255-5d41-4d17-81e4-9af3b3ed2f0f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-artitalk-ref1916

Biblical Narrative Painting

Artist:
Howard Finster, born Valley Head, AL 1916-died Rome, GA 2001  Search this
Medium:
oil on masonite
Dimensions:
30 1/4 x 16 1/4 in. (76.9 x 41.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
1978
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\rocks  Search this
Landscape\imaginary  Search this
Allegory\religion\heaven  Search this
Architecture Exterior  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.
Object number:
1998.84.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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/vk7e3e4fa0d-05f2-4b0d-8bb3-d10ac4300799
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.84.16

The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African

Written by:
Olaudah Equiano, 1745 - 1797  Search this
Published by:
Isaac Knapp, American, 1808 - 1858  Search this
Owned by:
Mary J. West, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 4 1/2 × 1 1/8 in. (17.8 × 11.5 × 2.8 cm)
H x W x D (open at 90 degrees): 7 × 4 1/2 × 5 in. (17.8 × 11.4 × 12.7 cm)
Type:
books
narratives
Place printed:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
West Africa, Africa
England, Europe
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
West Indies, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
1789; republished 1837
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Literature  Search this
Men  Search this
Middle Passage  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Spirituality  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of William E. West, Sr. and Family
Object number:
2014.44
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd590f81561-b437-40c1-8a0b-4b80a76ab2bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.44

Lawrence Fane brief narrative

Creator:
Fane, Lawrence, 1933-2008  Search this
Fane, Lawrence, 1933-2008  Search this
Subject:
Fane, Lawrence  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
not before 1996
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15460
See more items in:
Lawrence Fane papers, circa 1964-2003
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15460

Narrative Reports of Operations

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
bulk Oct. 1866 and Mar. 1867
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1910, Item 5.2.5.1
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of South Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of South Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 5: Subordinate Field Offices / 5.2: Aiken (Subassistant Commissioner – Bureau District of Anderson) / 5.2.5: Narrative Reports of Operations
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3ec7b789c-ea08-434b-8030-987d60efcd6f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1910-ref237

Narrative Reports of Operations

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
bulk June 1866 and Oct. 1866–June 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1910, Item 5.3.6.1
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of South Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of South Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 5: Subordinate Field Offices / 5.3: Aiken (Subassistant Commissioner – Edgefield District) / 5.3.6: Narrative Reports of Operations
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io340aeb592-fe63-43c4-b466-06df1acbae6c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1910-ref269

Narrative Reports of Operations

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
bulk Oct. 1866 and Apr. 1867–Apr. 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1910, Item 5.5.4.1
See more items in:
Records of the Field Offices for the State of South Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of South Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 5: Subordinate Field Offices / 5.5: Barnwell (Subassistant Commissioner – Barnwell District) / 5.5.4: Narrative Reports of Operations
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3c29f3f6c-37a6-4bc9-b9ac-f8d4c867c184
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1910-ref337

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