Collection of 20th-century printed souvenir programs from ballet, dance, and theatrical productions, primarily from the United States. Notable companies include American Ballet Theatre, Ballet Theatre, New York City Ballet, Martha Graham Dance Company, Ted Shawn and His Men Dancers, and many others. There are also a few magazines (periodicals) and a ticket stub
Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of American History
Duncan Schiedt (1921-2014) was a jazz scholar, writer, photographer, film maker, researcher and pianist. He authored four books relating to jazz history. Many of his photographs and articles were featured in magazines, periodicals and documentaries. Schiedt also collected the work of other photographers on the subject of jazz.
Scope and Content The Carl [Charles Curtis, Jr.] McIntire Manuscript Collection consists of approximately 650 linear feet of documents, photographs, audio and video recordings, and ephemera. The inclusive dates run from 1925 through 1998, with the bulk of the collection covering the peak years of McIntire's activities from 1933 to 1985. The collection is divided into 9 distinct series with associated subseries. These series are 1-McIntire Files, 2-McIntire Related Organizations, 3-Christian Beacon and 20th Century Reformation, 4-Publications and Press, 5-Properties, 6-Photographs, Recorded Media, and Ephemera, 7-Robert Mulholland Collection, 8-Materials Compiled by William O. Harris and 9-Ray Edwards Accession materials. The collection was mostly acquired from McIntire's 20th Century Reformation headquarters building in Collingswood, New Jersey and from McIntire's personal residence. One series was collected by Robert Mulholland for a dissertation that he wrote while attending Bowling ... Read More
The Wouter Keesing Collection on Fats Domino and New Orleans R&B is a record group within the Hugo Keesing Collection on Popular Music and Culture. This record group includes realia, ephemera, recordings, magazines, books, newspaper clippings, and personal/tour material on Fats Domino, as well as Imperial Records, Smiley Lewis, New Orleans Jazz and R&B, and the research materials of Wouter Keesing. Any magazines or periodicals included in this collection will contain articles on Fats Domino, Imperial Records, and related artists. The series contains clipped articles and notes on material by John Broven, Rick Coleman, Michel Ruppli, and Jeff Hannusch (a.k.a. Almost Slim). Wouter Keesing's records also contain limited materials on Vietnam War recordings.
Project files, architectural drawings, sketches, photographs aperture cards, clippings, correspondence, published and unpublished texts drawn from the professional files of architects Alison and Peter Smithson.
Smithsonian Institution - Archives of American Art
The Alexander Archipenko papers measure 19.5 linear feet and date from 1904 to 1986, with the bulk of materials dating from 1930 to 1964. The sculptor's personal and professional life is documented by correspondence, financial records, scrapbooks, printed matter, and photographs documenting his art, exhibitions, travel, teaching activities, and the Archipenko Art School. Archipenko wrote and lectured extensively about his philosophies of art and the relationship between art and nature. The papers include drafts, notes, and final manuscripts of published and unpublished writings, and notes, outlines, transcripts, and audio recordings of some of his lectures.
The archive is comprised of the papers of the artist (his writings, notes, scores, plans and designs, photographs and assorted print ephemera), his library (books, magazines, trade catalogs, etc.), as well as three dimensional artifacts from his studio (objects, toys, televisions, radios, the artist's desk, etc.) and over 200 videotapes (the artist's single-channel videotapes, installation videotapes, and videotape records of performances and interviews).
Yale University - Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
The collection consists of correspondence, writings, including manuscripts and proofs, journals, notebooks, day books, research files, photographs, printed materials, awards, artwork, and audiovisual materials related to the life and work of Terry Tempest Williams.
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Robert Maynard Hutchins (1899-1977) was a leader in education reform, dean of the Yale Law School, president and chancellor of the University of Chicago (1929-1951), and an executive at the Commission on Freedom of the Press, the Committee to Frame a World Constitution, Encyclopædia Britannica, the Ford Foundation, the Fund for the Republic, and the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions. The collection includes material pertaining to Hutchins' research, writing, and speaking; material relevant to his professional activities; correspondence; subject files; personal ephemera; honors and awards; annotated books; and photographs and audio recordings. Materials date between 1884 and 2000, with the bulk of the material dating between 1921 and 1977.