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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

Electronic Texts, Primary Sources and Digital Libraries See Also: Archives & Manuscripts | Audio, Video, Multimedia | French Literature | History | Images | Literature | Magazines & Journals Looking for a particular title or author? Best starting place is the Online Books Page, John Mark Ockerbloom's index to full-texts on the Web with links to more than 30,000 books in various formats. ABU: la Bibliothèque Universelle - Over 288 searchable French e-texts, ranging from Balzac to Zola, listed alphabetically by author and title. Academy of Natural Sciences - Philadelphia. The Albert M. Primary Sources: Workshops in American History - Produced by WGBH Boston. 2001 and provided by Annenberg Media. “12 high school history teachers explore the use of primary-source documents in the research and interpretation of American history.” Antologia (frammentaria) della Letteratura Italiana - Riccardo Scateni.Antología del Ensayo Ibero e Iberoamericano - Created and Maintained by José Luis Gómez-Martínez. Walter Crane's painting book Terrorism and U.S.

Summary of the American Academy of Arts and Letters records, 1864-1942 American Academy of Arts and Letters, est. 1904 Society New York, N.Y. Collection size: 800 items (on 5 microfilm reels). Collection Summary: A collection of artists' papers containing correspondence, notes, biographical material, exhibition catalogs, and other published material. Includes: volume of notes, drawings, and calculations made by George Bellows for a study of Jay Hambidge's theory of Dynamic Symmetry; correspondence and published and unpublished biographical and critical material on George de Forest Brush, Childe Hassam, Francis D. Millet, Joseph Pennell, Elihu Vedder, and J. Biographical/Historical Note: Organized 1904, incorporated 1914; New York, N.Y. This is a collection of miscellaneous papers representing a gathering over the years of unsolicited documentary resources on American art given or addressed to the Academy. How to Use this Collection Microfilm reels NAA 1 through NAA 5 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Library | Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas Complementing the museum’s art collection, the research library offers an extensive range of materials on American art, photography, and history from the early nineteenth century to the present. The library provides support to researchers at all levels interested in deepening their understanding of the country’s artistic heritage. A librarian is available at the reading room reference desk during public hours to assist you.Photocopies, computer printouts, and microform copies cost fifteen cents per page beyond first ten (first ten copies are free). Digital scanning to email or flash drive is free (please bring your own drive).Two computers are available for public use.Free Wi-Fi is available.Bags 11-by-15 inches or larger must be checked at security.

Welcome to Smithsonian Libraries | Smithsonian Libraries Home | National Museum of the American Indian The Silk Road Project Libraries and archives The Museum collection is available to researchers of all different levels through its galleries, libraries and study rooms, as well as online. Libraries catalogue online Catalogues for all of the Museum's libraries can be searched online – please note not all Museum libraries have their entire collection recorded in the online catalogue. Search the catalogue now Museum archive The Museum's Archive contains administrative records of the Museum dating back to its foundation in 1753, including minutes of meetings of the Museum’s Trustees, acquisitions reports and administration, policy and financial records. The Central Archive holds limited information on the Museum’s collection: these records are generally held by the Museum’s curatorial departments (with some exceptions). Archive material held by the British Museum Department of Manuscripts (usually with references beginning ‘Add’) and some other Museum records (before 1973) are now held by the British Library.

Persée : Portail de revues en sciences humaines et sociales American Journeys: Eyewitness Accounts of Early American Exploration and Settlement Mythology in Classical Greek and Roman Art The Theoi Project galleries now contain more than 1,200 images of ancient Greek and Roman art . The image directory can be searched using the engine below. GALLERY K1 GREEK VASE PAINTING (63 x IMAGES) The Olympian gods in Greek vase painting (Zeus, Poseidon, Hera, Demeter, Apollon & Artemis) GALLERY K2 GREEK VASE PAINTING (60 x IMAGES) The Olympian gods in Greek vase painting (Hephaistos, Ares, Athene, Aphrodite & Hermes) GALLERY K3 GREEK VASE PAINTING (48 x IMAGES) The Olympian gods in Greek vase painting (Dionysos, Hestia, Hades, Persephone, Kheiron, Triton, Horai, Hebe) GALLERY K4 GREEK VASE PAINTING (55 x IMAGES) Olympian & rustic gods in Greek vase painting (Muses, Charites, Pan, Hygeia, Ploutos, Eros, Erotes, Bendis, etc) GALLERY L1 GREEK VASE PAINTING (32 x IMAGES) Giants in Greek vase painting (Alkyoneus, Antaios, Geryones, Polyphemos, Talos, Argos Panoptes, etc) GALLERY M1 GREEK VASE PAINTING (68 x IMAGES) GALLERY N1 GREEK VASE PAINTING (30 x IMAGES)

Wilbour Library:Recent Acquisitions These pages have been made available on the Newton server since 1995 to present the acqusitions lists of the Wilbour Library of Egyptology to as wide an audience as possible. News July 2005 The Wilbour Library of Egyptology of the Brooklyn Museum has added Reviews of Egyptological Literature to the Research page of the Library Online Catalog. Continuing the reviews that were previously contributed to BES, this list covers the years 2000 to 2004 and will be updated annually. Important news November 2004 After extensive renovation, the Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives are reopened to advanced researchers. www.brooklynmuseum.org To inquire about making an appointment please send an email to: library@brooklynmuseum.org In addition to books and periodicals, all pamphlets and offprints on Ancient Egypt are fully cataloged and represented in the online catalog. Deirdre E. Available files

The National Security Archive December 9, 2014 Torture Report Finally Released Senate Intelligence Committee Summary of CIA's Detention and Interrogation Program Concludes CIA Misled Itself, Congress, the President about Lack of Effectiveness. September 28, 2014 THE YELLOW BOOK Secret Salvadoran military document from the civil war era catalogued "enemies," many killed or disappeared. More recent items The National Security Archive is an independent non-governmental research institute and library located at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. National Security Archive, Suite 701, Gelman Library, The George Washington University, 2130 H Street, NW, Washington, D.C., 20037, Phone: 202/994-7000, Fax: 202/994-7005, nsarchiv@gwu.edu

[Text] Vonnegut's Letter to Students: 'Practice Any Art...Make Your Soul Grow' | Witnify “You will find that you have already been gloriously rewarded for your poem. You have experienced becoming, learned a lot more about what’s inside you, and you have made your soul grow…” When English teacher Ms. Lockwood assigned her students at Xavier High School to correspond with a well-known author on their work and request advice, Kurt Vonnegut was the only writer to respond. “Dear Xavier High School, and Ms. I thank you for your friendly letters. What I had to say to you, moreover, would not take long, to wit: Practice any art, music, singing, dancing, acting, drawing, painting, sculpting, poetry, fiction, essays, reportage, no matter how well or badly, not to get money and fame, but to experience becoming, to find out what’s inside you, to make your soul grow. Seriously! Here’s an assignment for tonight, and I hope Ms. Tear it up into teeny-weeny pieces, and discard them into widely separated trash recepticals. God bless you all! Kurt Vonnegut” 20548 Total Views 10 Views Today

Oriental Institute Research Archives: RABooks list | what's new | announcements | public programs | | website information & statistics | copyrights & permissions | comments | | website navigational aid | Oriental Institute Research Archives Acquisitions Lists RABooks List Information By Charles E. Revised February 2002 The Research Archives of the Oriental Institute is one of the better libraries of ancient Near Eastern studies in North America. The Research Archives collections cover the languages and civilizations of Mesopotamia and Egypt, Syria-Palestine, Anatolia, Iran, the Arabian Peninsula and related areas from the earliest periods to the Hellenistic period. For many years, lists of recent acquisitions in the Research Archives were produced periodically and distributed informally. The development of electronic media offers us new opportunities to distribute acquisitions lists widely and in a timely and inexpensive manner. The Acquisitions Lists are also available on-line:

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