A history of the Scurlock family studio and its significance for the African American community of Washington.
The list of selected staff publications may be searched by keyword or author and can be sorted by year.
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.
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
Includes author, title, and subject indexes, with annotation for all articles.
Military funding has shaped the development of American meteorology, oceanography, geology, geodesy, and other earth sciences.
Women played important and indispensable military support roles in European and American armies from the 15th through the early 19th centuries.
On military funding for scientific research.
Military concerns greatly influenced the development of engineering and engineering education in the 18th and 19th centuries, with important consequences for 19th-century industrialization.
Overview of U.S. nuclear weapons development from World War II to the present.
On the historiography of military technology, including the role of museums.
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.
Overview of the development of American military technology, from colonial times to the present.
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.
Overview of relationships between science, engineering, and American military institutions, from colonial times to the present.
On the author’s intellectual history.
Military technological innovation has profoundly influenced the course of world history since earliest times.
How anthropology and archaeology have dealt with war since the 19th century.
Military technological change greatly influenced the course of European and American history in the 20th century.
Bibliographical essay focused on recent scholarship on the interaction of science and technology with American military institutions in the 19th century.
The adoption of gunpowder weapons tended to strengthen central governments against regional powers.
In the 1920s, a Smithsonian exhibition of women's uniforms validated women's World War I contributions and expanded political roles.
Society and economy are as much products as causes of military and technological change.