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Maya Angelou

Artist:
Brian Lanker, 31 Aug 1947 - 13 Mar 2011  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Angelou, 4 Apr 1928 - 28 May 2014  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 71 × 71.1 cm (27 15/16 × 28")
Sheet/Mount: 81.8 × 75.2 cm (32 3/16 × 29 5/8")
Mat: 88 × 87 cm (34 5/8 × 34 1/4")
Frame: 91.1 × 89.5 × 3.2 cm (35 7/8 × 35 1/4 × 1 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1988
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Female  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Autobiographer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Memoirist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Lynda Lanker and a museum purchase made possible with generous support from Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker, Agnes Gund, Kate Kelly and George Schweitzer, Lyndon J. Barrois Sr. and Janine Sherman Barrois, and Mark and Cindy Aron
Object number:
NPG.2021.81
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Brian Lanker Archive
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
I Dream a World: Selections from Brian Lanker’s Portraits of Remarkable Black Women (Part 1)
On View:
NPG, North Gallery 220
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49a7d659f-a78b-4ef8-9884-079755c73d42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2021.81

Maya Angelou

Artist:
Ross R. Rossin, born 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Angelou, 4 Apr 1928 - 28 May 2014  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 121.9 × 121.9cm (48 × 48")
Frame: 129.7 × 129.9 × 7cm (51 1/16 × 51 1/8 × 2 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Georgia\Fulton\Atlanta
Date:
2013
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Maya Angelou: Female  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Autobiographer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Memoirist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Andrew J. Young Foundation
Object number:
NPG.2014.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Ross R. Rossin
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ed6e53c2-d57e-43ce-b41c-dc434fe79ab5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.2

Maya Ying Lin

Artist:
Michael Katakis, born 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Ying Lin, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 22.2 x 33.3cm (8 3/4 x 13 1/8")
Sheet: 27.6 x 35.5cm (10 7/8 x 14")
Mat: 40.6 x 55.9cm (16 x 22")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1988
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Cat  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Maya Ying Lin: Female  Search this
Maya Ying Lin: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Michael Katakis in memory of his father, George E. Katakis
Object number:
S/NPG.91.110
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Michael Katakis
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm428c4d095-f2a8-4828-a53e-7c8fdb9e02d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.91.110

Maya Lin 1:5

Artist:
Karin Sander, born 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Ying Lin, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
3D color scan of the living person, polychrome 3D inkjetprint, plaster material, color, pigment ink, scale 1:5
Dimensions:
Sculpture: 33 × 8.3 × 5.7 cm (13 × 3 1/4 × 2 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York\Manhattan Island
Schweiz\Zürich\Zürich
Date:
2014
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Maya Ying Lin: Female  Search this
Maya Ying Lin: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired through the generosity of the Academy of Achievement/Wayne and Catherine Reynolds; 2015 Portrait of a Nation Prize Recipient
Object number:
NPG.2015.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2014 Karin Sander, Courtesy Galerie nächst St. Stephan, Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna. All Rights Reserved.
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4521026ef-199b-4d4a-905e-d0c01146c4eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2015.15

Maya Angelou and Billie Holiday

Artist:
Edward Sorel, born 1929  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Angelou, 4 Apr 1928 - 28 May 2014  Search this
Billie Holiday, 7 Apr 1915 - 17 Jul 1959  Search this
Medium:
Ink and watercolor on illustration board
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 29.3cm x 40cm (11 9/16" x 15 3/4")
Mount: 34.5cm x 44.5cm (13 9/16" x 17 1/2")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1990
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Equipment\Culinary Equipment\Kitchen utensil  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Turban  Search this
Nature & Environment\Vegetable  Search this
Interior\Kitchen  Search this
Billie Holiday: Female  Search this
Billie Holiday: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Maya Angelou: Female  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Autobiographer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Memoirist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Edward & Nancy Sorel © Edward Sorel
Object number:
S/NPG.94.31
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm400f1f512-ab79-4c03-89e4-735e955693e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.94.31

Maya Angelou, Algonquin Hotel, New York, NY, 1987

Artist:
Brigitte Lacombe, born 23 Dec 1950  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Angelou, 4 Apr 1928 - 28 May 2014  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print
Dimensions:
Image: 45.2 x 44.8 cm (17 13/16 x 17 5/8")
Sheet: 61.1 x 50.7 cm (24 1/16 x 19 15/16")
Mat: 81.3 × 66 cm (32 × 26")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1987 (printed 2012)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Maya Angelou: Female  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Autobiographer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Memoirist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Brigitte Lacombe
Object number:
NPG.2012.45
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41a23874e-d4a4-4caf-bbb2-eb31699b5ed2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.45

Maya Angelou, Algonquin Hotel, New York, NY, 1987

Artist:
Brigitte Lacombe, born 23 Dec 1950  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Angelou, 4 Apr 1928 - 28 May 2014  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print
Dimensions:
Image: 45.3 x 44.8 cm (17 13/16 x 17 5/8")
Sheet: 61.1 x 50.7 cm (24 1/16 x 19 15/16")
Mat: 81.3 × 66 cm (32 × 26")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1987 (printed 2012)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Maya Angelou: Female  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Autobiographer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Memoirist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2012.48
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Brigitte Lacombe
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm426ece2bf-bac0-42a1-b32b-793db0aa45e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.48

Angelou, Maya

Series Creator:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Container:
Box 58
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1988 October 14
Scope and Contents note:
Job Number: 31116
Subject/Sitter: Honoree sitting at National Caucas and Center on Black Age, Inc.
Series 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.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Series 5: Color Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Series 5: Color Negatives / 5.1: Color negatives arranged by client
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c6a716f9-8f79-4e71-a928-519dca6cb853
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s05-ref10333

Equire's Portrait of the 21st Century: M.I.A.

Artist:
Lincoln Schatz, born 9 Dec 1963  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Arulpragasam, born 18 Jul 1975  Search this
Medium:
Single-channel generative video (color, silent)
Dimensions:
Duration: variable
Type:
Time-Based Media
Date:
2008
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Fan  Search this
Generative art  Search this
Maya Arulpragasam: Female  Search this
Maya Arulpragasam: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Maya Arulpragasam: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Arulpragasam: Performing Arts\Performer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Lincoln Schatz
Object number:
S/NPG.2010.119.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47cd4030c-e023-4d48-bb6d-792eec91290c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2010.119.1

Camera, Graflex, Model RB, Charles A. Lindbergh

Manufacturer:
Graflex Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Metal, Glass, Fabric
Dimensions:
3-D (Lens Open, Focusing Hood Open): 41.9 × 15.2 × 41.3cm (1 ft. 4 1/2 in. × 6 in. × 1 ft. 4 1/4 in.)
3-D (lens open, bellows closed): 1 ft. 5 1/4 in. × 6 1/2 in. × 8 3/4 in., 8lb. (43.8 × 16.5 × 22.2cm, 3.6kg)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Photographic
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Juan T. Trippe
Inventory Number:
A19791497000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv912726201-ecf0-4d66-9216-da178954befb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19791497000
Online Media:

Luehea speciosa Willd.

Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Paul C. Standley  Search this
Max. Elevation:
900  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Dry open hillside  Search this
Min. Elevation:
655  Search this
Place:
Vicinity of Santa Ana, Santa Ana, El Salvador, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
28 Jan 1922 to 30 Jan 1922
Common name:
"Shaina" [sic]
Algodoncillo
Açoita cavalo
Bala-max
Bala-max [Maya (Kekchí)]
Bonete
Broad leaf bay cedar
C'am-pa'c
C'am-pác
Cabeza de Negro
Cabo de hacha
Caulote
Cotonrón
Guacimilla
Guacimo macho de montaña
Guasima Baria
Guasimaría
Guácimo
Guácimo molenillo
Guácimo molinillo
Guácimo, guazuma
Huaxmenehua
Kahaua
Kazcat
Moho
Molinillo
Najaguilla
Pixoy (macho) [Maya]
Sacha cacao
Tepecaulote
Wayapi: etune [sic] (no 6 et 64)
contamal
etune [sic] (wayapi)
kakau te'
luehea
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Tiliaceae
Published Name:
Luehea speciosa Willd.
Barcode:
00514434
USNM Number:
1136210
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Tiliaceae/Guaramacal
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f5eee985-9beb-4a91-b100-b6f3876238ec
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2063320

Esquire's Portrait of the 21st Century

Artist:
Lincoln Schatz, born 9 Dec 1963  Search this
Sitter:
George Timothy Clooney, born 6 May 1961  Search this
Meghan O'Sullivan, born 13 Sept 1969  Search this
J. Craig Venter, born 14 Oct 1946  Search this
Parag Khanna, born 27 Jul 1977  Search this
Brian Burton, born 29 Jul 1977  Search this
David Chang, born 5 Aug 1977  Search this
Jeffrey Preston Bezos, born 12 Jan 1964  Search this
Maya Arulpragasam, born 18 Jul 1975  Search this
Anthony Atala, born 1958  Search this
Mehmet Cengiz Oz, born 11 Jun 1960  Search this
Santiago Calatrava, born 28 Jul 1951  Search this
Marc Jacobs, born 9 Apr 1963  Search this
Elon Musk, born 28 Jun 1971  Search this
LeBron Raymone James, born 30 Dec 1984  Search this
Samantha Power, born 21 Sept 1970  Search this
Jay D. Keasling, born 12 Jan 1964  Search this
Noah Feldman, born 1970  Search this
Kenneth Griffin, born 15 Oct 1968  Search this
John Maeda, born 1966  Search this
Medium:
19 single-channel generative videos (color, silent)
Dimensions:
Duration: variable
Type:
Time-Based Media
Date:
2008
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Generative art  Search this
Jeffrey Preston Bezos: Male  Search this
Jeffrey Preston Bezos: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Jeffrey Preston Bezos: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur\Technology  Search this
J. Craig Venter: Male  Search this
J. Craig Venter: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Geneticist  Search this
Marc Jacobs: Male  Search this
Marc Jacobs: Visual Arts\Designer\Fashion Designer  Search this
LeBron Raymone James: Male  Search this
LeBron Raymone James: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Basketball  Search this
Samantha Power: Female  Search this
Samantha Power: Literature\Writer  Search this
Samantha Power: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Samantha Power: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Samantha Power: Politics and Government\US Representative to United Nations  Search this
Samantha Power: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Jay D. Keasling: Male  Search this
Jay D. Keasling: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Jay D. Keasling: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biochemist  Search this
Jay D. Keasling: Science and Technology\Engineer\Chemical  Search this
Jay D. Keasling: Education\Educator\Professor\Bioengineering  Search this
Noah Feldman: Male  Search this
Noah Feldman: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Noah Feldman: Literature\Writer  Search this
Noah Feldman: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Noah Feldman: Humanities and Social Sciences\Scholar  Search this
Kenneth Griffin: Male  Search this
Kenneth Griffin: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker\Investment Banker  Search this
John Maeda: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John Maeda: Male  Search this
John Maeda: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
John Maeda: Education\Administrator\University administrator\University president  Search this
John Maeda: Science and Technology\Scientist\Computer scientist  Search this
Maya Arulpragasam: Female  Search this
Maya Arulpragasam: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Maya Arulpragasam: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Arulpragasam: Performing Arts\Performer  Search this
Anthony Atala: Male  Search this
Anthony Atala: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Anthony Atala: Health and Medicine\Medical Scientist  Search this
Anthony Atala: Health and Medicine\Physician\Urologist  Search this
Mehmet Cengiz Oz: Male  Search this
Mehmet Cengiz Oz: Literature\Writer  Search this
Mehmet Cengiz Oz: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon\Cardiac surgeon  Search this
Santiago Calatrava: Male  Search this
Santiago Calatrava: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Elon Musk: Male  Search this
Elon Musk: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Elon Musk: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur\Technology  Search this
Elon Musk: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Business magnate  Search this
George Timothy Clooney: Male  Search this
George Timothy Clooney: Performing Arts\Director\Motion Pictures  Search this
George Timothy Clooney: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
George Timothy Clooney: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Meghan O'Sullivan: Female  Search this
Meghan O'Sullivan: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Parag Khanna: Male  Search this
Parag Khanna: Literature\Writer  Search this
Brian Burton: Male  Search this
Brian Burton: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
David Chang: Male  Search this
David Chang: Crafts and Trades\Culinary Arts\Chef  Search this
David Chang: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Restaurateur  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Lincoln Schatz
Object number:
NPG.2010.119
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2008 Lincoln Schatz
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4861a893a-f67f-45a8-a505-ab1a6d4220e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.119

Black Women Exhibition: Ad Hoc Committee Meeting

Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
circa 1976
Scope and Contents:
Ad Hoc Committee provided a critique of the exhibition 'Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds,' including discussion about involving more of the community in the creation of the exhibitions and the museum.
Meeting. Audio only. Very poor audio quality. Related to exhibition 'Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds.' Dated 19761215.
Biographical / Historical:
Photographs, artifacts, a slide show, and films form the exhibition - Black women: Achievements Against the Odds - that examines the contributions of 113 American black women in such areas as government, education, fine arts, civil rights, medicine, law, and industry. The women represent the world-famous as well as the little-known and include poet Phillis Wheatley, former Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare Patricia Roberts Harris, educator Nannie Helen Burroughs, the first female editor-in-chief of the Boston University Law Review Clara Burrill Bruce, author Maya Angelou, sculptor Edmonia Lewis, and businesswoman Eartha M.M. White. The exhibition was created and circulated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service; and it was on display at Anacostia Neighborhood Museum from February 8, 1976 - January 2, 1977 and October 21, 1984 - June 30, 1985.
Local Numbers:
ACMA AV002024_B
Series 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 at acmarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American women  Search this
Women  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Citation:
Black Women Exhibition: Ad Hoc Committee Meeting, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-028, Item ACMA AV002024_A
See more items in:
Black women: achievements against the odds exhibition records
Black women: achievements against the odds exhibition records / Series ACMA AV03-028: Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds Audiovisual Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7ecd60273-c05a-4cfb-8269-8e15979a2b48
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-028-ref655

Sketches from Life Slide Show for the Black Women Exhibit

Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000  Search this
Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911  Search this
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005  Search this
Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883  Search this
Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913  Search this
Walker, Maggie Lena, 1867-1934  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
3 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Narration
Music
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1984
Scope and Contents:
Narrator, for the Sketches from Life slide show, provides biographical vignettes of Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Rosa Parks, Maggie Lena Walker, and Gwendolyn Brooks.
Narration and music. Part of Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds Audiovisual Records. AV00310, AV003315, AV003383-1: same content. AV003315-1: narration until 001130, followed by static and beeps. AV003315-2: narration begins at 001234, preceded by static and beeps. AV003310: dated 19841031. AV003315 and AV003383: undated.
Biographical / Historical:
Photographs, artifacts, a slide show, and films form the exhibition - Black women: Achievements Against the Odds - that examines the contributions of 113 American black women in such areas as government, education, fine arts, civil rights, medicine, law, and industry. The women represent the world-famous as well as the little-known and include poet Phillis Wheatley, former Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare Patricia Roberts Harris, educator Nannie Helen Burroughs, the first female editor-in-chief of the Boston University Law Review Clara Burrill Bruce, author Maya Angelou, sculptor Edmonia Lewis, and businesswoman Eartha M.M. White. The exhibition was created and circulated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service; and it was on display at Anacostia Neighborhood Museum from February 8, 1976 - January 2, 1977 and October 21, 1984 - June 30, 1985.
Local Numbers:
ACMA AV003315-1

ACMA AV003315-2

ACMA AV003383-1
General:
Title transcribed from physical asset.
Series 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 at acmarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American women  Search this
Women  Search this
Abolitionists  Search this
African American abolitionists  Search this
Human Rights  Search this
Women's rights  Search this
Civil rights  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Narration
Music
Citation:
Sketches from Life Slide Show for the Black Women Exhibit, Exhibition Records AV03-028, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-028, Item ACMA AV003310-1
See more items in:
Black women: achievements against the odds exhibition records
Black women: achievements against the odds exhibition records / Series ACMA AV03-028: Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds Audiovisual Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7ad5f6a50-224d-41b3-9b60-a4b79c1ccdaa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-028-ref659

Dr. Maya Angelou In Conversation with Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-05-30T20:24:07.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
See more by:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_-sHTpGfPe1c
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Mary Elmendorf collection

Creator:
Elmendorf, Mary L. (Mary Lindsay)  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (color silent, 16mm)
Culture:
Yucatec (Yacatec) Maya  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Silent films
Place:
Central America
Mexico
Date:
1970-1971 and 1976
Scope and Contents:
Footage shot by Mary Elmendorf in Chan Kom, Yucatec, Mexico between 1970 and 1976. Ethnographic footage documents significant features of ritual and daily life in Chan Kom.

Supplementary material: annotations (recorded narratives).

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Numbers:
HSFA 1990-008
Provenance:
Received from Mary Elmendorf in 1990 and 1994.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Mary Elmendorf collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1990.08
See more items in:
Mary Elmendorf collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9be440d70-cf98-4976-8528-0afb3c875184
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1990-08

× Oncidopsis Celtic Sun 'Maya'

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Yellow flowers have a white lip and last about a month
Range:
hybrid
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Oncidopsis clonal hybrid
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Genus:
× oncidopsis
Accession Number:
2018-0803A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax73b87062a-1b0d-44f9-9739-ea481a66738b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2018-0803A

× Oncidopsis Celtic Sun 'Maya'

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Yellow flowers have a white lip and last about a month
Range:
hybrid
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Oncidopsis clonal hybrid
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Genus:
× oncidopsis
Accession Number:
2017-0593A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7d14f64dc-ed0d-4d57-83c9-12c3326259f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2017-0593A
Online Media:

Folk Music in America, Vol. 12: Songs of Local History and Events [sound recording]

Producer:
Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith)  Search this
Performer:
Gardner, Gail I., 1892-1988  Search this
Jackson, Papa Charlie, ca. 1885-1938  Search this
Johnson, Lonnie  Search this
Davis, Jimmie, 1899-2000  Search this
Macon, Uncle Dave, 1870-1952  Search this
Byrd, John, 1908-  Search this
Ardoin, Amadé  Search this
Manning, Leola  Search this
Steele, Pete, 1891-1985  Search this
Maya, Jesus  Search this
Cantú, Timoteo  Search this
Lone Star Cowboys (Musical group)  Search this
Carter Family (Musical group)  Search this
Trio Melodias Mexicanas  Search this
Johnson Family Singers  Search this
Red Brush Rowdies (Musical group)  Search this
Blue Sky Boys  Search this
Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
African American  Search this
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Cajuns  Search this
Mexican Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
Illinois
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
New Jersey
Camden (N.J.)
Arizona
Prescott (Ariz.)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Tennessee
Memphis (Tenn.)
Nashville (Tenn.)
Wisconsin
Grafton (Wis.)
Louisiana
New Orleans (La.)
Knoxville (Tenn.)
Ohio
Hamilton (Ohio)
Georgia
Atlanta (Ga.)
Texas
San Antonio (Tex.)
Virginia
Contents:
Deep elm blues / Lone Star Cowboys -- I'll aggravate your soul / The Carter Family -- The syerry petes / Gail Gardner -- Lexington Kentucky blues / Papa Charlie Jackson -- Got the blues for murder only / Lonnie Johnson -- Una vuelta a Texas / Trio Melodias Mexicanas -- In Arkansas / Jimmie Davis -- Uncle Dave's travels, part 3 (In and around Nashville) / Uncle Dave Macon -- The death of Ellenton / The Johnson Family Singers -- Old timbrook blues / John Byrd -- La valse ah Abe / Amede Ardoin -- Hatfield-McCoy feud / Red Brush Rowdies -- The arcade building moan / Leola Manning -- The Boston burglar / Pete Steele -- The trail to Mexico / Blue Sky Boys -- Gregorio Cortez / Timoteo Cantu and Jesus Maya.
Track Information:
101 Deep Elm Blues / Lone Star Cowboys (Musical group). Guitar,Mandolin,Ukulele. English language.

102 It'll Aggravate Your Soul / Carter Family. Guitar,Autoharp. English language.

103 The Syerry Petes / Gail I. Gardner. English language.

104 Lexington Kentucky Blues / Papa Charlie Jackson. Banjo. English language.

105 Got the Blues for Murder Only / Lonnie Johnson. Guitar. English language.

106 Una Vuelta A Texas (A Whirl at Texas) / Trio Melodias Mexicanas. Guitar,Requinto. Spanish language.

107 In Arkansas / Jimmie Davis. Guitar,Bottleneck (Guitar playing). English language.

108 Uncle Dave's Travel's, Part 3 (In and Around Nashville) / Uncle Dave Macon. Guitar,Bottleneck (Guitar playing). English language.

201 The Death of Ellenton / Johnson Family Singers. Guitar. English language.

202 Old Timbrook Blues / John Byrd. Twelve string guitar. English language.

203 Valse ah Abe, La (Abe's Waltz) / Amadé Ardoin. Accordion,Fiddle. French language.

204 Hatfield-McCoy Feud / Red Brush Rowdies (Musical group). Guitar,Banjo,Fiddle. English language.

205 The Arcade Building Moan / Leola Manning. Guitar,Piano. English language.

206 The Boston Burglar / Pete Steele. Banjo. English language.

207 Trail to Mexico / Blue Sky Boys. Guitar,Mandolin,Fiddle. English language.

208 Gregorio Cortez / Jesus Maya, Timoteo Cantú. Accordion,Contrabajo,Bajo sexto. Spanish language.
Local Numbers:
FP-RINZ-LP-0947

Library of Congress.LBC 12
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Washington, D.C. Library of Congress
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded 1928-75.
General:
"A bicentennial project: Library of Congress, Archive of Folk Song"; includes recordings from field and commercial sources. Program notes, including words of the songs, and bibliographical and discographical references (11 p. ill.) inserted in container.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Mandolin  Search this
Ukulele  Search this
Autoharp  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Requinto  Search this
Bottleneck (Guitar playing)  Search this
Twelve string guitar  Search this
Accordion  Search this
Violin  Search this
Piano  Search this
Contrabajo  Search this
Bajo sexto  Search this
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, Item FP-RINZ-LP-0947
See more items in:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 9: Audio / Commercial / LPs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5fe1bbfa8-f4cf-4e9c-a593-953be1172f4e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref5901

Voz Viva de Mexico

Artist:
Monterde, Francisco, 1894-1985  Search this
Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Culture:
Mexicans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1960
Contents:
Contents: Poesia Maya, sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, Ramon Lopez Velarde, Adolfo Lopez Mateos, Bernal Diaz del Castillo, Carlos fuentes, Juan Jose Arreola, Fernando Benitez, julio torri, Manuel Jose o Thon, Artemio de Valle Arizpe, Leon Felipe, Justo Sierra, Enrique Gonzales Martinez, Rosario castellanos, Octavio paz, Salvador Diaz Miron, Jose Maria Morelos, Alfonso Reyes, Ruben Bonifaz Nuno, mar
Local Numbers:
FP-RINZ-LP-0815

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.22
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México 1960
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, Item FP-RINZ-LP-0815
See more items in:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 9: Audio / Commercial / LPs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5bf544c3b-25bf-4c2a-8626-e0fa1e23b319
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref6625

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