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The State of Rock Art in North America 1 - Lawrence Loendorf

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
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2017-05-21T17:37:07.000Z
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Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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National Museum of the American Indian
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Etched Birchbark "Pictograph"

Collector:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Culture:
Abenaki  Search this
Passamaquoddy  Search this
Object Type:
Bark Scroll
Place:
Calais, Washington County, Maine, United States, North America
Accession Date:
7 Jan 1974
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
309806
USNM Number:
E416199-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e56ba364-58ec-4cb0-ac5a-d9ec1331642f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8447615
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Etched Birchbark "Pictograph"

Collector:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Culture:
Abenaki  Search this
Passamaquoddy  Search this
Object Type:
Bark Scroll
Place:
Calais, Washington County, Maine, United States, North America
Accession Date:
7 Jan 1974
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
309806
USNM Number:
E416200-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c6ba6b4c-c316-440e-9f10-b1694d3bae0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8447618
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Etched Birchbark "Pictograph"

Collector:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Culture:
Abenaki  Search this
Passamaquoddy  Search this
Object Type:
Bark Scroll
Place:
Calais, Washington County, Maine, United States, North America
Accession Date:
7 Jan 1974
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
309806
USNM Number:
E416201-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31d0d0c2f-3a53-4d8f-8909-a40ba1414269
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8447619
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Etched Birchbark Pictograph

Collector:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Culture:
Abenaki  Search this
Passamaquoddy  Search this
Object Type:
Bark Scroll
Place:
Calais, Washington County, Maine, United States, North America
Accession Date:
7 Jan 1974
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
309806
USNM Number:
E416202-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ac86535c-f7c8-4101-9c27-03caf1f8b52c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8447620
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Etched Birchbark Pictograph

Collector:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Culture:
Abenaki  Search this
Passamaquoddy  Search this
Object Type:
Bark Scroll
Place:
Calais, Washington County, Maine, United States, North America
Accession Date:
7 Jan 1974
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
309806
USNM Number:
E416202A-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a4aafb67-8b68-4d8f-84d0-1bbc34e77622
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8447621
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Native Drawing

Collector:
Miss Frances T. Densmore  Search this
Donor Name:
Miss Frances T. Densmore  Search this
Length - Object:
183 cm
Width - Object:
91.4 cm
Unknown - Object:
91 cm
196 cm
Culture:
Sioux, Hunkpapa Lakota  Search this
Sioux, Sans Arc (Itazipco, Itazipa Cola) Lakota  Search this
Object Type:
Muslin Painting
Place:
Standing Rock Agency (Fort Yates), Standing Rock Reservation, North Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1917
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
056292
USNM Number:
E281166-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/301a33c1d-5965-4f30-91ac-a3114baacd2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8382791
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Dressed Skin With Native Drawing

Donor Name:
U.S. Department Of War  Search this
Unknown - Object:
160 cm
178 cm
Object Type:
Hide Painting
Place:
Upper Missouri River, United States, North America
Accession Date:
31 Dec 1867
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
67A00050
USNM Number:
E2130-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32722d445-39ba-43a7-8f96-9c0de92018c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8360277

Bowl

Collector:
Dr. J. Walter Fewkes  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Site Name:
Shemopavi  Search this
Object Type:
Bowl
Place:
Navajo County, Arizona, United States, North America
Accession Date:
2 Oct 1896
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
031151
USNM Number:
A157735-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38e37c5b7-a667-498d-90d0-31b6830a190d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8029697
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Rollyn Osterweis Kirchbaum photograph collection of Sitting Bull and Iroquois Indians

Collector:
Kirchbaum, Rollyn Osterweis  Search this
Names:
Beseler Lantern Slide Co.  Search this
Sitting Bull, 1831-1890  Search this
Photographer:
William Notman & Son  Search this
Henderson, Alexander  Search this
Extent:
4 Copy prints
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Hunkpapa Lakota (Hunkpapa Sioux)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Copy prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Copies of lantern slides collected by Rollyn Osterweis Kirchbaum, at least two of which were made by the Beseler Lantern Slide Company. They include two portraits of Sitting Bull as well as views of canoe and basket making by Iroquois Indians in the Lower St. Lawrence River region. The photographs depicting Iroquois Indians were probably made by Alexander Henderson, circa 1865-1875. The British Columbia images were originally made by Alexander Henderson, and the Sitting Bull images were originally made by William Notman & Son.
Biographical/Historical note:
Alexander Henderson (1831-1913) and William Notman (1826-1891) were Scottish photographers and colleagues in Montreal, Canada. Notman was mostly a portrait photographer in his studio, William Notman & Son. In the mid-1860s, Henderson also opened a studio in Montreal, but appears to have specialized in outdoor photography. In 1860, the two men made a photographic expedition to Niagara Falls and helped found the Art Association of Montreal.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot R78-40
Reproduction Note:
Copy prints made by Rollyn Osterweis Kirchbaum.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The Notman Photographic Archives at McCord Museum and the Archives of Ontario hold original prints and negatives of Alexander Henderson William Notman & Son, including originals of images in this collection.
The National Anthropological Archives holds Sitting Bull's pictographic autobiography (NAA MS 1929).
Additional photographs of Sitting Bull can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 4544, MS 4559, Photo Lot 59, Photo Lot 87-2, and Photo Lot 90-1.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
This copy collection has been obtained for reference purposes only. Contact the repository for terms of use and access.
Topic:
Basket making  Search this
Canoes and canoeing  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot R78-40, Rollyn Osterweis Kirchbaum photograph collection of Sitting Bull and Iroquois Indians, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.R78-40
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-r78-40

Oral history interview with Adolph Gottlieb

Interviewee:
Gottlieb, Adolph, 1903-1974  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Names:
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.) -- Students  Search this
United States. Works Progress Administration  Search this
Cézanne, Paul, 1839-1906  Search this
Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970  Search this
Sloan, John, 1871-1951  Search this
Extent:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recordings (90 min.))
27 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1967 Oct. 25
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Adolph Gottlieb conducted 1967 Oct. 25, in New York, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.
Gottlieb speaks of his childhood in New York; his decision to pursue art and its connection to a generational rebellion against traditional middle class values; his interest in art by the age of fifteen; the cultural influence of pop culture and comic strips (Mutt and Jeff); his interrupted high school career at Stuyvesant; his eighteen month stay in Europe (1921) studying in museums and various art schools; his subsequent exposure to Matisse, Picasso, and Leger; his experiences with German Expressionism in Vienna, Munich, Dresden, and Berlin; his return to the states; his attraction to Italian and French Renaissance painting as well as Ingres Courbet, and Delacroix; his time spent attending Saturday classes at the Arts Student League under John Sloan; the influence of John Sloan's cubist side; his foresight of the transient nature of the Ashcan school; his belief in painting from the imagination and memory; Cezanne's influence insofar as the notion of how to approach the forms of nature in terms of their volume; his instinct to maintain the surface and to keep it flat; his use of muddy, gray, brown, subdued colors, applied in a rich juicy impasto style; his first exhibition with the Art Alliance; his relationship with Rothko and Avery and specifically the heavy influence of Avery on his subject matter after his marriage;his short time working for the WPA in 1936; his self-discovery in Arizona; his literary influences, Pound, Joyce, Proust, 19th century writers, and Russian writers; his return to New York City and his further abstraction and reduction of means; his use of a horizon as the result of a shift in forms; his budding interest in primitive art (particularly African Art); the formation of his pictographs and the influence of the Surrealists and the philosophy of Jung and the collective unconscious; his belief in surface techniques to achieve freshness, much like the automism; the elimination of compartmentalization in his work in the 50's; his interest in certain opposing images; art as a matter of subjective rather than objective; his more refined work, more colorful, and more subtle work of the mid 50's; his distaste for academic devises; his recent Burst paintings; and his impulse to work on a larger scale.
Biographical / Historical:
Adolph Gottlieb (1903-1974) was a painter from New York, N.Y.
General:
Transferred from original acetate tape reels.
Sound quality is poor.
The recording ends before the conclusion of the interview.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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 others.
Topic:
Ashcan school of art  Search this
Surrealism  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Art, Abstract -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Expressionism (Art)  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.gottli67
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gottli67

Oral history interview with Peter Grippe

Interviewee:
Grippe, Peter, 1912-  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Names:
Brandeis University -- Faculty  Search this
Willard Gallery  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (Sound recording: 2 sound files (1 hr., 51 min.), digital, wav file)
32 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1968 Aug. 27
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Peter J. Grippe conducted 1968 August 27, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.
Grippe speaks of abstract expressionist and surrealists artists; abstract expressionist style in the 1940s; his approach to sculpture; printmaking; collaboration between printmakers and poets in the 1950s; working with terra cotta; making pottery and selling it to make a living; teaching at Brandeis University; working with armatures; being invited to join "The Pictograph Movement;" exhibitions at the Willard Gallery; City of Desolation; the Bounty series; the "9th Street Art Exhibition;" and travelling to Europe on a Guggenheim Fellowship. Grippe recalls Theodoros Stamos, David Smith, Louise Bourgeois, André Masson, Seymour Lipton, Herbert Ferber, Arshile Gorky, Roberto Matta, Edward Alden Jewell, Barney Newman, Julio Gonzalez, Pablo Picasso, Leo Castelli, James Rosati, Matt Gorelli, Hans Hofmann, Ibram Lassaw, Robert Motherwell, Alfred Barr, Richard Lippold, Sidney Gordin, Grace Borgenicht, Theo van Doesburg, Robert Mondrian, Auguste Rodin, Jean-Baptiste Carapeaux, William Stanley Hayter, Dylan Thomas, Frank O'Hara, Esteban Vicenti, Louise Nevelson, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Peter Grippe (1912-2002) was a sculptor and printmaker from Newton, Massachusetts.
General:
Sound quality is poor.
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 51 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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 others.
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Expressionism (Art)  Search this
Pottery -- Technique  Search this
Printmakers -- Massachusetts -- Newton -- Interviews  Search this
Prints -- Technique  Search this
Sculptors -- Massachusetts -- Newton -- Interviews  Search this
Sculpture -- Technique  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Surrealism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.grippe68
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-grippe68

National Park Service

Collection Creator:
Knabenshue, A. Roy (Augustus Roy), 1876-1960  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
A. Roy Knabenshue Collection, Acc. NASM.XXXX.0136, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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A. Roy Knabenshue Collection
A. Roy Knabenshue Collection / Series 2: Career / 2.2: National Park Service
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0136-ref48
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White Cotton Cloth With Painting On It

Collector:
Maj. James M. Bell  Search this
Donor Name:
Maj. James M. Bell  Search this
Unknown - Object:
178 cm
259 cm
Culture:
Sioux, Yanktonai Dakota  Search this
Sioux, Hunkpapa Lakota  Search this
Object Type:
Muslin Painting
Place:
Poplar River, Montana, United States, North America
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
028804
USNM Number:
EL81-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b790b1d8-51a9-4d15-bc97-4bd56e37a1b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8492483

Map Of Kiowa Reserve

Collector:
James Mooney  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Kiowa  Search this
Object Type:
Map
Place:
Not Given, Greer County (Former), Oklahoma Territory, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Dec 1904
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
043633
USNM Number:
E233091-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ec842b08-d7c7-4c7e-bd06-d2ef661c23f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8367154
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The State of Rock Art in North America 2 - Carolyn McClellan

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-05-21T17:37:07.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
See more by:
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Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_qe7fmiW8274

MS 1671 Miscellaneous group of photos showing pictographs mostly in western states

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1671
Topic:
United States -- Archeology -- Pictographs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Manuscript 1671, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1671
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MS 1671 Miscellaneous group of photos showing pictographs mostly in western states
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1671

Photograph of petroglyph from Fort Stanton, New Mexico

Creator:
Heasley, Uno J., U.S. Public Service, Fort Stanton, New Mexico  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Print
Type:
Archival materials
Prints
Date:
October 13, 1913
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1671, New Mexico
Forms part of:
Heasley, Uno J. Photograph of petroglyph from Fort Stanton, New Mexico October 13, 1913
Topic:
New Mexico -- Fort Stanton -- Archeology -- Pictographs  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 1671, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 1671 Miscellaneous group of photos showing pictographs mostly in western states
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms1671-ref23

Sketch of petroglyphs near Reedley, California

Creator:
Scott, Walter V.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1671, California
Forms part of:
Scott, Walter V. Sketch of petroglyphs near Reedley, California
Topic:
California -- Reedley -- Archeology -- Pictographs  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 1671, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 1671 Miscellaneous group of photos showing pictographs mostly in western states
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms1671-ref39

Poster for the 1984 Summer Olympic Games held in Los Angeles, California

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 36 in; 60.96 cm x 91.44 cm
Object Name:
poster, summer olympics
poster
Date made:
1984
Subject:
Olympics  Search this
Sports  Search this
Related event:
Olympic Summer Games: Los Angeles, 1984  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee (through Carol Daniels)
ID Number:
1985.0297.18.04
Accession number:
1985.0297
Catalog number:
1985.0297.18.04
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-c8b7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1764570

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