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Ospreys Quickly Take Down a Taliban Warlord

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AC-130 Gunship Navigator Recalls Taliban Combat Mission

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
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2018-08-07T15:30:00.000Z
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Ex-Taliban

Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 11 in; 38.1 cm x 27.94 cm
frame: 15 in x 11 in; 38.1 cm x 27.94 cm
drawing: 9 in x 5 1/2 in; 22.86 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
drawing
Place made:
Afghanistan
Date made:
2011
ID Number:
2016.0321.34
Accession number:
2016.0321
Catalog number:
2016.0321.34
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, General
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-31b2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1834296

Taliban Re-integrees

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
graphite (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 5 1/2 in; 22.86 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
sketch
Related event:
Operation Enduring Freedom  Search this
ID Number:
2016.3177.24
Nonaccession number:
2016.3177
Catalog number:
2016.3177.24
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, General
Art
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-4154-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Mullah Toorjan/Former Taliban Commander

Maker:
Johnson, Richard  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
wax (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
sketch
Made at:
Afghanistan
Date made:
2011
Related event:
Operation Enduring Freedom  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0041.01
Accession number:
2012.0041
Catalog number:
2012.0041.01
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Art
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-9cc0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1417607

How 9/11 Changed the Game for Arms Dealer Viktor Bout

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2020-04-25T15:30:00.000Z
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Oral history interview with Neda Al-Hilali, 2006 July 18-19

Interviewee:
Al-Hilali, Neda, 1938-  Search this
Al-Hilali, Neda, 1938-  Search this
Interviewer:
Riedel, Mija, 1958-  Search this
Subject:
Bassler, James W.  Search this
Hunsaker, Joyce Badgley  Search this
Jacobs, Ferne K. (Ferne Kent)  Search this
Kester, Bernard  Search this
Simsar, Alice  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
California State University, Los Angeles  Search this
Claremont Graduate University  Search this
Hunsaker/Schlesinger Gallery  Search this
Scripps College  Search this
Taliban  Search this
University of California, Los Angeles  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women textile artists  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Climatic changes  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Craft  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13545
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)261763
AAA_collcode_alhila06
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_261763
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U.S. and Britain Strike Afghanistan, Aiming at Bases and Terrorist Camps; Bush Warns 'Taliban will Pay a Price'

Depicted:
Bush, George W.  Search this
bin Laden, Osama  Search this
Maker:
The New York Times  Search this
Physical Description:
black; white; multicolored (overall color)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/4 in x 13 3/4 in; 31.115 cm x 34.925 cm
Object Name:
Newspaper
Date made:
2001-10-08
Subject:
Terrorism  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0308.08
Accession number:
2003.0308
Catalog number:
2003.0308.08
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-13e0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1248283

Laura Bush

Artist:
Aleksander Titovets, born 1960  Search this
Sitter:
Laura Bush, born 4 Nov 1946  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 98.4 x 91.4cm (38 3/4 x 36")
Frame: 113.7 x 107.3 x 6.4cm (44 3/4 x 42 1/4 x 2 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2008
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Container\Vase  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Laura Bush: Female  Search this
Laura Bush: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Laura Bush: Politics and Government\First Lady\First Lady of US  Search this
Laura Bush: Education\Educator\Librarian  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Stewart
Object number:
NPG.2008.38
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f993fa61-b821-4d58-b4d1-ab148dace8d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2008.38

UAV, General Atomics MQ-1L Predator A

Manufacturer:
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Beryllium
Carbon fiber, alumimum, steel, copper, plastic, glass, rubber, paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 823 × 205.7cm, 684kg, 177.698m (27 ft. × 6 ft. 9 in., 1508lb., 583 ft.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
2000
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force
Inventory Number:
A20040180000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Cold War Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98883bd76-aa82-4d4d-8a92-76fa5e942cc5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20040180000

Hawker Siddeley XV-6A Kestrel (FGA Mk. 1)

Manufacturer:
Hawker Siddeley Aviation Ltd.  Search this
Materials:
Overall - Aluminum
Dimensions:
Wingspan 7.0 m (22 ft 10 in)
Length 12.8 m (42 ft)
Height 3.3 m (10 ft 9 in)
Weights Gross, Vertical Takeoff, 5,897 kg (13,000 lb)
Gross, Short Takeoff, 7,711 kg (17,000 lb)
Gross, Normal Takeoff, 8,618 (19,000 lb)
Empty, 4,790 kg (10,560 lb)
Engine Rolls Royce Pegasus 5 (15,200 lb thrust)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA
Inventory Number:
A19740943000
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/nv95638d192-b28c-41e5-9788-22abb75efcb2
EDAN-URL:
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Politicization of Afghanistan’s Archaeological Postage Stamps

Creator:
National Postal Museum  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
April 10, 2018
Topic:
Postal  Search this
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National Postal Museum
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Oral history interview with Neda Al-Hilali

Interviewee:
Al-Hilali, Neda, 1938-  Search this
Interviewer:
Riedel, Mija, 1958-  Search this
Creator:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Names:
California State University, Los Angeles -- Faculty  Search this
Claremont Graduate University -- Faculty  Search this
Hunsaker/Schlesinger Gallery  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Scripps College -- Faculty  Search this
Taliban  Search this
University of California, Los Angeles -- Faculty  Search this
University of California, Los Angeles -- Students  Search this
Bassler, James W., 1933-  Search this
Hunsaker, Joyce Badgley  Search this
Jacobs, Ferne K. (Ferne Kent), 1942-  Search this
Kester, Bernard  Search this
Simsar, Alice  Search this
Extent:
116 Pages (Transcript)
22 Items (Sound recording: 22 sound files (7 hr., 46 min.), digital, wav)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
2006 July 18-19
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Neda Al-Hilali conducted 2006 July 18-19, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the artist's home, in Los Angeles, California.
Al-Hilali speaks of her childhood in Czechoslovakia and Bavaria; studying language in London; her experience living in Baghdad, Iraq with her first husband; moving to California and completing her undergraduate and graduate degrees at UCLA; teaching experiences at Scripps College, Claremont Graduate University, California State University Los Angeles, and UCLA; the installation processes of Beach Occurrence with Tongues, Black Passage, the Cassiopeia series, and others; frustrations she encountered with commission work; the rich history of the fiber tradition; travels to Afghanistan, Japan, and Oaxaca, Mexico; achieving gestural and painterly qualities with fiber; the importance of color in textile work in the Middle East; experiences with galleries, including the Hunsaker/Schlesinger Gallery in Santa Monica, California; utilizing a Ouija board for reflection and creative guidance; issues such as global warming and over-development; the status of women in Afghanistan under Taliban rule; the gratitude she feels at being a part of the fiber tradition; and plans for the future. Al-Hilali also recalls Bernard Kester, Jim Bassler, Fern Jacobs, Joyce Hunsaker, Alice Simsar, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Neda Al-Hilali (1938- ) is a fiber artist and weaver in Los Angeles, California. Mija Riedel (1958- ) is a curator and writer in San Francisco, California.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 22 digital wav files. Duration is 7 hr., 46 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Occupation:
Fiber artists -- California  Search this
Educators -- California  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women textile artists  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Climatic changes  Search this
Function:
Art commissions
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.alhila06
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90c8786e8-2836-4115-ab8b-deb8cd8afa38
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-alhila06
Online Media:

U-2 Dragon Lady Gives a Helping Hand to U.S. Troops

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2017-05-19T15:30:02.000Z
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Of love & war Lynsey Addario

Title:
Of love and war
Photographer:
Addario, Lynsey  Search this
Physical description:
271 pages illustrations (chiefly color) 32 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Biography
Nonfiction
Photobooks
Biographies
Place:
Middle East
United States
Africa
Date:
2018
Middle East
United States
Topic:
War photography  Search this
War and society  Search this
Photographers  Search this
PHOTOGRAPHY--Photojournalism  Search this
PHOTOGRAPHY--Photoessays & Documentaries  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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Afghanistan : a distant war / Robert Nickelsberg ; foreword by Jon Lee Anderson ; with contributions by Ahmad Nader Nadery, Steve Coll, Ahmed Rashid, Tim McGirk, Masood Khalili

Photographer:
Nickelsberg, Robert  Search this
Writer of supplementary textual content:
Anderson, Jon Lee  Search this
Writer of added text:
Nadery, Ahmad Nader  Search this
Coll, Steve  Search this
Rashid, Ahmed  Search this
McGirk, Tim 1952-  Search this
Khalili, Masood 1950-  Search this
Physical description:
183 pages : color illustrations, map, portraits ; 31 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
History
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
2013
2001-2021
Topic:
Afghan War, 2001-2021  Search this
Documentary photography  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1042653

Afghan Rub'b: The Lion of Instruments

Publisher:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Language:
English
Object type:
Lesson Plan
Topic:
Asia  Search this
Arts  Search this
Music  Search this
Social Sciences  Search this
World Studies  Search this
Geography  Search this
Folkways  Search this
Typical age range 10-12  Search this
Typical age range 12-14  Search this
Typical age range 14-16  Search this
Typical age range 16-18  Search this
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CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.6
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Data source:
SI Center for Learning and Digital Access
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SCLDA_1063

Helicopter Missions: The Taliban Gambit (Episode 3), 46:30 minutes

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Special restrictions on use of these materials apply. See Record of Transfer, Appendix B, Transferring office; Record of Transfer, August 25, 2009; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-610, Smithsonian Channel, Productions
See more items in:
Productions
Productions / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa12-610-refidd1e938

Politicization of Afghanistan’s Archaeological Postage Stamps: Commemoration and Destruction of the Bamiyan Buddhas

Creator:
National Postal Museum  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
April 10, 2018
Topic:
Postal  Search this
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National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_4803944f77b09495c026bc6b64dea738

Hundreds of Artifacts Looted From Iraq and Afghanistan to Be Repatriated

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 09 Jul 2019 19:15:59 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_73990aeb0300d5013aa7a160eec3b6a4

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