A description of the Archives Center's photographic collections, policies, and programs, with emphasis on major recent acquisitions, such as the Scurlock Studio Records.
The list of selected staff publications may be searched by keyword or author and can be sorted by year.
A history of the Scurlock family studio and its significance for the African American community of Washington.
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.
The text of a paper delivered at a conference on tourism details the ways in which commercially published stereographs were used to simulate travel experiences, 1895-1921.
On several key objects in an exhibition on submarines in the Cold War and how they contributed to the exhibition theme
Annotated bibliography of works published before 1967.
Society and economy are as much products as causes of military and technological change.
Military funding has shaped the development of American meteorology, oceanography, geology, geodesy, and other earth sciences.
On military funding for scientific research.
Overview of U.S. nuclear weapons development from World War II to the present.
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.
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.
Documented narrative history of the second U.S. manned spaceflight project during the 1960s.
On the author’s intellectual history.
Military technological change greatly influenced the course of European and American history in the 20th century.
How anthropology and archaeology have dealt with war since the 19th century.
Includes author, title, and subject indexes, with annotation for all articles.
The adoption of gunpowder weapons tended to strengthen central governments against regional powers.
Women played important and indispensable military support roles in European and American armies from the 15th through the early 19th centuries.
In the 1920s, a Smithsonian exhibition of women's uniforms validated women's World War I contributions and expanded political roles.
Links between military and scientific institutions expanded and intensified during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Military concerns greatly influenced the development of engineering and engineering education in the 18th and 19th centuries, with important consequences for 19th-century industrialization.
On the historiography of military technology, including the role of museums.
Catalog of the West Point in the Making of America exhibition.