Illustrated blog in Smithsonian Collections Blog. A reflection about photographs of Eddie "Rochester" Anderson and Bill "Bojangles" Robinson in Clyde Stauffer's snapshot album, compiled during travels to V.F.W. posts.
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A discussion of the interrelationship of stereograph publisher Underwood & Underwood's European sales activities and its stereoscopic documentation of Europe for both the American and European markets.
A psychological and cultural meditation about the unique experience of photobooth photographs, with notes about the NMAH Hall of Photography’s photobooth.
A history of the Scurlock family studio and its significance for the African American community of Washington.
A description of the Archives Center's photographic collections, policies, and programs, with emphasis on major recent acquisitions, such as the Scurlock Studio Records.
A summary of the history of the Scurlock Studio and a description of the the Museum's Scurlock collection, with remarks about conservation challenges, especially regarding deteriorating acetate negatives.
A critical appraisal of the influence of diarist and surrealist Anais Nin on the films of her husband Ian Hugo. Nin served as muse, model, actress, and collaborator in inspiring Hugo to become a creative artist.
On several key objects in an exhibition on submarines in the Cold War and how they contributed to the exhibition theme
Links between military and scientific institutions expanded and intensified during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Graphic images of women in military settings document women's changing military roles from the 16th century through World War I.
Bibliographical essay focused on recent scholarship on the interaction of science and technology with American military institutions in the 19th century.
Annotated bibliography of works published before 1967.
Military funding has shaped the development of American meteorology, oceanography, geology, geodesy, and other earth sciences.
Catalog of the West Point in the Making of America exhibition.
Society and economy are as much products as causes of military and technological change.
On the necessary and vital roles women served in supporting the activities of early modern armies.
On military funding for scientific research.
Relationships between women and military institutions altered radically from the mid-19th century to World War I, reflecting the changing social status of both women and the military.
Overview of U.S. nuclear weapons development from World War II to the present.
Civilian women in large numbers volunteered for military-related health and welfare services in World War I, donning military-style uniforms as a symbolic claim to full citizenship.
Until the 19th century, North American Indians successfully confined European settlement to the area east of the Appalachians and south of the Great Plains by adapting European technology and exploiting European enmities.
Military museums and history museums arose from distinct traditions, but in recent years have come increasingly to share common views on how to exhibition military history.
On the unusual organization of the exhibition team, stressing its efforts to display nuclear submarine development and operations in the context of the Cold War.
On the author’s intellectual history.
Documented narrative history of the second U.S. manned spaceflight project during the 1960s.