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Slides, Unidentified (Scenery, Villages, People), circa 1984

Container:
Box 12 of 13
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-179, Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, Research Records
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Research Records
Research Records / Box 12
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa16-179-refidd1e2853

Cones, Myra L. and Harris, G. Yvonne

Series Donor:
Becker, John M.  Search this
Gay Officers Action League. GOAL  Search this
Heritage of Pride (HOP)  Search this
Rohrbaugh, Richard  Search this
Series Creator:
Hirsch, Leonard  Search this
Guest, Barbara  Search this
Barna, Joseph T.  Search this
Guest, Michael E.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1979-2001
Scope and Contents:
This series contains materials collected and created by Myra Lynn Cones and her wife, G. Yvonne Harris. The series includes photographs, emphemera, periodicals, magazines, programs and commemorative materials from musical groups (The Village People) and television shows (Queer as Folk) as well as materials relating to marches (A Simple Matter of Justice, 1993), the AIDS Quilt, the women's festival Sisterfire, and an original poem.
Biographical / Historical:
This short biography was submitted by the donors Myra Lynn Cones and G. Yvonne Harris in October 2022

"Short Biography from 1981-2022

We first met in 1980, at on a military base in Hampton, Virginia. We were both working at the Arts and Crafts Center. We became friends first, through our love of art and being artists ourselves.

Soon there after we discovered that this was not the first time we had met. While discussing one day about our lives in Hampton, we discovered that we went to the same kindergarten school, at the same time! The conversation started like this:

Yvonne: I went to Jones Kindergarten. Myra: So, did I. Yvonne: Do you remember the Humpty Dumpty play at the end of the year? I played one of the soldiers in the group. Myra: Yep, I was a soldier too. Do you remember the Christmas party? Yvonne: Yeah, I do. Myra: Well, my dad played Santa.

That's when we knew this was too special to ignore.

In March of 1981 we moved in together as roommates. By May, we were a couple.

We were invited to our first lesbian bar, by a couple who could not believe in the three years we were together thus far, we had never been to one. We went to a place in Norfolk, Virginia called the Her She Bar. Funny how we describe the night like that scene in the Wizard of Oz, when the film is in black and white and the door of the bar opened up and there was color. And that was the start of our foray into the Gay and Lesbian scene in the 80's. We came out to our family in the 80's. Considering both of us coming from Christian raised families, they did very well with their acceptance.

We became part of the community, by participating in art shows at the local women's bars, and women events at the local college. Later we ventured outside the area to do shows at other women's events in Norfolk, Richmond, and the famous Women's festival Sisterfire.

We decided that we wanted to move to Washington DC, because there was an active artists and LGBT community. We both worked retail, we found that we could transfer through our companies.

In 1990, we both moved to Washington DC. While starting out in DC Yvonne had a part-time job at the well known LGBT bookstore Lambda Rising, owned by Deacon MacCububbin, and then Lammas Women Bookstore, owned and operated by Mary Farmer. We were learning about the community, participating in Pride events, and living our best LGBT life. We stayed for 10 years in a little one-bedroom apartment and later bought our first home in 2000.

After Washington DC legalized gay marriage in 2010, We decided to jump the broom. We were first going to have the ceremony done at the justice of the peace. But remembered that we had a client, who was a patron of our work who was not only clergy, but was also Lesbian. We contacted the Reverend Bonnie Berger. Reverend Bonnie conducted many weddings, and after the announcement of legalized marriages came through, she was indeed a busy woman. So, we gave her a date and she was ready to do the ceremony on May 9, 2010. We had a boat at the time, and thought that having the ceremony at the marina would be great. So, we had our boat at the dock and the guests on the pier. Not only did the invited guess come, but we were surprised to see all the folks we knew at the marina, our fellow boaters. The guys and their wives and girlfriends showed up for support and love.

As of this year 2022, we have been together 41 years. And we have enjoyed being in the city, in the heart of the artistic world, galleries, and museum that continues to feed our creativity, and seeing the advances that have been made in rights and visibility in the LGBTQ community. We've seen a lot in these 40 odd years. One doesn't realize that until you have a conversation with a 20 something year old young gay man, who looks at you in astonishment when they discover that you've been an out lesbian in the 80's.

Co-worker: How long have you two been together Yvonne: We've been together 41 years, married for 12 Co-worker: (eyes wide) Wow, that long. That was at a time when it was hard, being out in the 80's. Was it scary?

That is how far we've come. Wizard of Oz, black and white to color!"
Series Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Archives Center Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1146, Series 26
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Archives Center Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8eb565972-afaf-4486-ba58-1aa659ebfa86
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1146-ref3188

Village People

Manufacturer:
Casablanca  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Credit Line:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of American Sheet Music
ID Number:
2000.3053.1318
Label number:
NBD 20155 DJ
Nonaccession number:
2000.3053
Catalog number:
2000.3053.1318
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-cebf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1024305

Village People on Tour, souvenir program

Series Donor:
Becker, John M.  Search this
Gay Officers Action League. GOAL  Search this
Heritage of Pride (HOP)  Search this
Rohrbaugh, Richard  Search this
Series Creator:
Hirsch, Leonard  Search this
Guest, Barbara  Search this
Barna, Joseph T.  Search this
Guest, Michael E.  Search this
Container:
Box 191, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1979
Series Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Archives Center Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Archives Center Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Collection
Archives Center Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Collection / Series 26: Cones, Myra L. and Harris, G. Yvonne / 26.2: Events
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8dce29a16-45d3-4011-a670-9c9e5aed4678
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1146-ref3201

Hopi runners

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Collection Collector:
Allen, George V.  Search this
Extent:
1 Print (3.75 x 6.5 in.)
Culture:
Hopi -- game  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Prints
Scope and Contents:
The item is mounted in a photograph album. The runners are lined up single file outside the village. People watch from the sides.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.09970800
Other Title:
"Moki runners"
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Games -- Hopi  Search this
Collection Citation:
Photo Lot 90-1, George V. Allen collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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George V. Allen photograph collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw39f048bd2-0df7-41af-86d4-2e85c132b749
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-90-1-ref1937

Village People: Crusin'

Collection Creator:
Andriote, John-Manuel  Search this
Container:
Box 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1979
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Copyright held by donor. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
John-Manuel Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco collection, 1976-2001, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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John-Manuel Andriote Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco Collection
John-Manuel Andriote Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco Collection / Series 1: Audio Materials / 1.3: Soundtracks and Original Music Compact Discs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ee2db124-d0ec-4c05-80e3-cd0b4be3bfbb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1184-ref28

The Best of Village People

Collection Creator:
Andriote, John-Manuel  Search this
Container:
Box 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1994
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Copyright held by donor. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
John-Manuel Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco collection, 1976-2001, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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John-Manuel Andriote Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco Collection
John-Manuel Andriote Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco Collection / Series 1: Audio Materials / 1.3: Soundtracks and Original Music Compact Discs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89df28ff4-7afa-4dd3-a56c-787e49af9bd6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1184-ref30

Object

Creator:
Elwin, Verrier  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (010 in x 007 in)
Culture:
Akha ?  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1954
Scope and Contents:
Earring, Brass:Coiled:from Jamiri Village People
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04438300
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint
Place:
India ? -- Assam ?/Nefa ?/Arunachal Pradesh ?/Kameng FD ? -- Jamiri Village ?
Rights:
Photograph cannot be reproduced without permission.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Asia: Assam: Willis Colln: Kameng: Aka 04438300, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection 1
Division of Ethnology photograph collection 1 / Asia / Assam / Willis Colln
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw37552d61e-8a7e-4987-9618-ca2bd318aecc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref4825

Congo Français Congo Français - Musiciens Lindas Kouango

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Translated caption reads: ''French Congo. Lindas Kouango musicians''. Two musicians sitting on the ground, wearing lips ornaments on their upper lips, one playing a xylophone, the other one playing drum, in the background group of village people. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
Local Numbers:
Audema 0503
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA A0503
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo779159222-3fea-4727-9cef-c4f43bd91635
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1043

Congo Franc̥ais Passage de M. l'Administrateur E

Photographer:
Audema, Jean, 1864-1936  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Printed text on recto reads: "23.- Congo Francais; Passage de M. l'Administrateur E." and "Collection J. Audema." Printed text on verso reads: "Carte Postale; Tous les pays etrangers n'acceptent pas la correspondance au recto (Se renseigner a la Poste); Correspondance; Adresse."
Translated caption reads: "French Congo. Passage of Mr. Administrator E.'' In the foreground, two leaders sitting in reclining chairs, in the background, village people and cabins. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema.
Local Numbers:
Audema 0023
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Leaders  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA 1985-140004
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF) / Audema
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7e9f3d7c4-3807-4c4e-abba-675fab9327c3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref838

Congo Français Congo Français - Village Yakoma sur l'Oubanghi

Extent:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Culture:
Yakoma (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Date:
[ca. 1905]
Scope and Contents:
Translated caption reads: ''French Congo. Yakoma village on the Oubanghi''. In the foreground, village people in the background, cabins. Congo Français. Photograph by J. Audema
Local Numbers:
Audema 0439
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Image indexed by negative number.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Vernacular architecture -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA 1985-140083
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 12: Congo Français (CF) / Audema
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7d9fd3008-a4df-4533-aed7-f1d78424cbb5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref942

Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Creator:
Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920  Search this
Ueno, Hikoma, 1838-1904  Search this
Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825  Search this
Stillfried, Raimund, Baron von, 1839-1911  Search this
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Meiji, Emperor of Japan, 1852-1912  Search this
Shōken, Empress, consort of Meiji, Emperor of Japan, 1850-1914  Search this
Extent:
616 Items (approximate count)
Culture:
Ainu  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Mammoth plates
Photographs
Photograph albums
Stereographs
Cartes-de-visite
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Japan -- 1890-1900
Kyoto (Japan)
Tokyo (Japan)
Yokohama-shi (Japan)
Date:
1860 - ca. 1900
Scope and Contents:
Assembled by collectors Dr. Henry D. Rosin and Nancy Rosin to document nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century photography of Japan. Includes albumen prints, portions handcolored, some signed and numbered in the negative. Taken by photographers Felice Beato (b. ca. 1825), Baron Raimon von Stillfried (1938-1911), Kusakabe Kimbei (active 1880s), Ueno Hikoma (1838-1904), Ogawa Kazumasa (1860-1929) and unknown photographers to depict architecture, landscapes, formal studio portraits, and daily activities.
Arrangement:
Organized chronologically by the creators.
Biographical / Historical:
Henry and Nancy Rosin were collectors of Japanese photography of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Local Numbers:
FSA A1999.35
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Photography of women  Search this
Streets -- Japan  Search this
Temples -- Japan  Search this
Samurai  Search this
Sumo wrestlers  Search this
Religion  Search this
Japanese tea ceremony  Search this
Genre/Form:
Mammoth plates
Photographs -- 1850-1900
Photograph albums
Stereographs -- 1860-1900
Cartes-de-visite
Photographic prints
Citation:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Purchase and partial donation.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.35
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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc377c3c477-251b-43d9-8ce5-9626389db8ca
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-fsa-a1999-35
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Views of Village, People, Cooking, Artists Sketching, Keren, Massawa, Eritrea

Collection Creator:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Extent:
27 Photographs (color, 4 x 6 in.)
Container:
Binder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
1995
Scope and Contents:
EEPA 2007-003-0882 to 0909
General:
Original file number: 3463-1
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. The negatives are located in cold storage. All negatives have been digitized and are available online.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Betty LaDuke collection, EEPA 2007-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Betty LaDuke collection
Betty LaDuke collection / Series 1: Photographic Prints / Binder 3
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7667d4640-9d44-4d46-9b97-f1075964a6d9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2007-003-ref376

John E. Lomas photographs

Photographer:
Lomas, John E., 1941-  Search this
Extent:
905 Slides (photographs) ((2 v.), color)
Container:
Volume 1
Volume 2
Culture:
Dinka (African people)  Search this
Shilluk (African people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Color slides
Place:
Sudan
Africa
Date:
1972-1973
Summary:
Photographs taken by John E. Lomas in the Sudan from 1972 through 1973. The images document the art and culture of village peoples of the Sudan to include the Dinka, Murle and Shilluk. Most are portraits showing body painting and scarification. Activities portrayed include buying and selling in markets, domestic chores, hunting and metal smithing. There are also images of modern and traditional architecture.
Arrangement note:
Images indexed by negative number.
Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-005
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7b1e9e8c1-4a00-4c37-914d-4c5fec34dcfc
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1985-005

John-Manuel Andriote Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco Collection

Creator:
Andriote, John-Manuel  Search this
Names:
Village People.  Search this
Interviewee:
Holleran, Andrew  Search this
Kalaghan, Maryalice  Search this
Lopez, Bernie  Search this
Misulich, Mike  Search this
Moppert, Will  Search this
Omelcenko, Victor  Search this
Rose, Felipe  Search this
Uruski, Carl  Search this
Ward, Ed, 1948-  Search this
Extent:
1.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Galley proofs
Interviews
Manuscripts for publication
Correspondence
Audiocassettes
Articles
Compact discs
Books
Transcripts
Programs
Date:
1976-2001
Summary:
John-Manuel Andriote interviewed several individuals and entertainers involved with the disco era for his book, Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco. This collection contains his interview tapes, transcripts, and materials related to the research and writing of his book.
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of interviews and material collected by Andriote in researching and writing his book, Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco, published by HarperCollins in 2001. Included are recorded and transcribed interviews that Andriote conducted with entertainers and others involved in the disco era. The transcribed interviews do not include the interview with Victor Omelcenko and Carl Uruski. The creator's original order and topic designations were maintained: span dates reflect the dates of the materials contained within the folder.
Arrangement:
Collection is arranged in three series.

Series 1, Audio Materials, 1977-1999 Subseries 1, Original Interview Audio Cassettes, 1998-1999 Subseries 2, Transcripts of Interviews, 1999 Subseries 3, Soundtracks and Original Soundtrack and Music Compact Discs, 1977-1998 Series 2, Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco Bound Galley, Manuscript Draft, and Correspondence, 1999-2001 Series 3, Collected Reference Material, 1976-2001
Biographical / Historical:
In the introduction to his book, Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco, John-Manuel Andriote writes about disco's popularity during its heyday in the late 1970s and its continuing popularity: "For everyone, getting down was the only thing that mattered on a Saturday night… One of the unique social forces of disco, in fact, was its ability to bring together gay and straight, black and white, like no other popular music before it. People of all colors and orientations united in the name of Fun... It seems safe to say that after two decades of 'just say no'-- to drugs, unsafe sex, cigarettes, and cholesterol -- a lot of restless people are ready for the 'good times' that disco helped to create and celebrate. It's clear that millions of people throughout the world still agree that the music whose only purpose was to get your spirits up and to help you get down is the only music for dancing." [1] Hot Stuff chronicles disco from its beginnings through it reemergence in the late 1990s.
Footnotes:
Andriote, John-Manuel, Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco, pages 1-4, New York, New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2001.
Related Materials:
AC1146 Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender (LGBT) Collection, 1953-2010; AC1128 John-Manuel Andriote Victory Deferred Collection, 1901-2008; AC0491 Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection; Researcher may also be interested in the American Music Collections.
Provenance:
This collection was donated by John-Manuel Andriote in 2009.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Rights:
Copyright held by donor. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Nightclubs  Search this
Music -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Dance music  Search this
Disco music  Search this
Disco musicians  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Galley proofs
Interviews -- 1970-2010
Manuscripts for publication
Correspondence -- 1980-2000
Audiocassettes
Articles
Compact discs
Books
Transcripts
Programs
Citation:
John-Manuel Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco collection, 1976-2001, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1184
See more items in:
John-Manuel Andriote Hot Stuff: A Brief History of Disco Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80dc1ba67-3ef4-405a-86ac-4158a29ed05a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1184

[Yin-Hsü Trip, 1928-1929]

Creator:
Li, Ji, 1896-1979  Search this
Names:
Bishop, Carl Whiting, 1881-1942  Search this
Li, Ji, 1896-1979  Search this
Collection Creator:
Li, Ji, 1896-1979  Search this
Extent:
8 Folders
Container:
Box 1, Folder 10-17
Type:
Archival materials
Reports
Photographs
Place:
Yinxu (Extinct city)
China
Scope and Contents:
Li Chi was a prominent Chinese archaeologist, trained in the United States and one of the first Chinese archaeologists to conduct and teach scientific archaeology in China. This collection contains the manuscripts of the reports Li Chi prepared for the Freer Gallery when he was a member of the archaeological expeditions in China sponsored by the Freer Gallery of Art and headed by Carl Whiting Bishop during the years 1926 to 1929. This specific manuscript describes Li Ji's Yin-Hsü trip in 1928-1929.
Arrangement:
This manuscript is part of the Li Ji Reports, 1926-1931.
Biographical / Historical:
Li Chi was a member of Carl Whiting Bishop's archaeological team during a Freer-Gallery sponsored expeditions to China from 1926 to 1929.
Local Numbers:
FSA A2003.10 3
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Archaeological expeditions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Reports
Photographs
Collection Citation:
The Li Chi Reports, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Identifier:
FSA.A2003.10, Item FSA A2003.10 3
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Li Chi Reports
Li Chi Reports / Report Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc35c0c11a6-bcba-4c7c-9887-0742359519bc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a2003-10-ref4
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Village People Sitting On Earth Lodges Watching Dance

Extent:
1 Glass negative (008 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Glass negatives
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 06245100 ; OPPS NEG 01245 B
Local Note:
Original by Jackson 1871
Place:
Nebraska Loup Fork Village
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.176, Item BAE GN 01245B 06241200
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Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Glass Negatives / Photographer not recorded
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw39d401513-1191-41b1-acfb-cb2a41de6a1d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref1830

Village People Sitting On Earth Lodges Watching Dance

Extent:
1 Glass negative (008 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Glass negatives
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 06245200 ; OPPS NEG 01245 B
Local Note:
Copy Negative Pub: Bulletin 77 BAE Plate 49
Place:
Nebraska Loup Fork Village
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.176, Item BAE GN 01245B 06245200
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Glass Negatives / Photographer not recorded
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3fe35ac15-7acf-4b5a-813a-0e0694777752
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref1831

Village People Sitting On Earth Lodges Watching Dance

Creator:
Jackson, William Henry  Search this
Extent:
1 Glass negative (Collodion, 006 in x 008 in)
Culture:
Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Glass negatives
Date:
1871
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 06245000 ; OPPS NEG 01245 A
Local Note:
Retouched
Place:
Nebraska Loup Fork Village
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.176, Item BAE GN 01245A 06245000
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Glass Negatives / Jackson, William Henry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b7027e79-a06d-4fda-981c-8a86ec80803d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref1829

Surapong Bunnag photographs of hill tribes in Thailand

Creator:
Bunnag, Surapong  Search this
Extent:
800 Negatives (circa, 35 mm)
800 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
Culture:
Lahu (Asian people)  Search this
Taungthu (Southeast Asian people)  Search this
Yao (Southeast Asian people)  Search this
Hmong (Asian people)  Search this
Lisu (Southeast Asian people)  Search this
Lawa (Thai people)  Search this
Tai Lue  Search this
Akha (Southeast Asian people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Negatives
Prints
Photographs
Place:
Thailand
Date:
1959-1965
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs documenting villages, people, ceremonies, and activities of Thai hill tribes, including the Akha, Karen, Lahu, Lawa, Lisu, Meo, Tai Luc, and Yao. Some photographs are duplicated in an album with captions by Bunnag.
Biographical/Historical note:
Surapong Bunnag was a Thai employee of the Voice of America, stationed in Bangkok.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 74-35
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Villages  Search this
Livestock  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Weddings  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Laundry  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 74-35, Surapong Bunnag photographs of hill tribes in Thailand, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.74-35
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw32a2c72e5-0665-433e-83ac-2cd1531f4c77
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-74-35

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