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Trokosi (child slavery) in Ghana : a policy approach

Author:
Ameh, Robert Kwame  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ghana
Volta Region
Date:
1998
Topic:
Child slaves  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Cultural relativisism  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Antislavery movements  Search this
Children's rights  Search this
Call number:
DT509.97 .G436
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_681371

Designing the creative child : playthings and places in midcentury America / Amy F. Ogata

Author:
Ogata, Amy Fumiko 1965-  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 293 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2013
[2013]
20th century
Topic:
Children--Social conditions  Search this
Creative ability in children  Search this
Play environments  Search this
Design--Human factors  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1003653

Amulet, Lumbo peoples, Gabon : spoon handle in the form of a mother and child, Lumbo peoples, Gabon

Author:
Pelrine, Diane  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1996
Topic:
Sculpture, Lumbu  Search this
Mothers in African art  Search this
Lumbo amulets  Search this
Lumbo female figures (Representations).)  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .P45 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_775810

Waiting for a miracle : why schools can't solve our problems--and how we can / James P. Comer

Author:
Comer, James P  Search this
Physical description:
261 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1997
C1997
Topic:
Child rearing  Search this
Child development  Search this
Community and school  Search this
Educational change  Search this
Public schools  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_570254

Down the road / Alice Schertle ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Author:
Schertle, Alice  Search this
Ill:
Lewis, Earl B.  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 25 x 29 cm
Type:
Fiction
Juvenile fiction
Date:
1995
C1995
Topic:
Eggs  Search this
Apples  Search this
Country life  Search this
Parent and child  Search this
African Americans  Search this
African American parent and child  Search this
Children's stories, African American  Search this
Anxiety in girls  Search this
Responsibility in girls  Search this
Picture books  Search this
African American girls  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1013747

The Proud Tradition, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Anderson, Larry 1940-2018  Search this
Founder:
Fine Arts in Metal  Search this
Medium:
Bronze and ship propeller
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Bremerton Parks & Recreation Department 680 Lebo Boulevard Bremerton Washington 98310
Located The Boardwalk Bremerton Washington
Date:
May 1991
Topic:
Figure group--Male & Child  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Construction  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Detail  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Helmet  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Control number:
IAS WA000248
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_331692

Successions : prints by African American artists from the Jean and Robert Steele collection

Author:
Childs, Adrienne L  Search this
University of Maryland (College Park, Md.) Art Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Steele, Robert E (Robert Emanuel) Art collections  Search this
Steele, Jean Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
48 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2002
C2002
20th century
Topic:
African American prints--Private collections  Search this
Prints, American  Search this
African American printmakers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_677620

Teaching Africa through literature

Author:
Sandomirsky, L. Natalie  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1999
Topic:
African fiction--Study and teaching (Higher)  Search this
Call number:
DT19.9 .G74 1999X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_685228

Narratives of African American art and identity : the David C. Driskell collection / [Juanita Marie Holland, principal essayist and editor]

Author:
Holland, Juanita Marie  Search this
University of Maryland, College Park Art Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Driskell, David C Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
192 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1998
C1998
20th century
Topic:
African American art  Search this
Art--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
N6538.N5 N275 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_567499

The Homecoming, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Bleifeld, Stanley 1924-  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Sculptures-Replica
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Owner/Location:
Marina Park Kirkland Washington
Date:
Copyrighted 1992. Dedicated July 4, 2001
Topic:
Figure group--Family  Search this
Occupation--Military--Sailor  Search this
Control number:
IAS 78670003
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_431167

Raising baby by the book : the education of American mothers / Julia Grant

Author:
Grant, Julia 1953-  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 309 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1998
C1998
Topic:
Mothers  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Child rearing  Search this
Parenting  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_556175

On Watch, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Wanner, David M.  Search this
Founder:
Unknown (Waco, Texas)  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Plinth: granite; Base: concrete
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Milwaukee Bureau of Bridges & Public Buildings 841 North Broadway Milwaukee Wisconsin 53202
Located Milwaukee Police and Fire Commission Milwaukee Fire & Police Safety Academy 6680 North Teutonia Avenue Milwaukee Wisconsin 53209
Date:
1990. Dedicated Aug. 16, 1990
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Service--Fireman  Search this
Occupation--Service--Policeman  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Police Uniform  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Fireman Uniform  Search this
Control number:
IAS 74020076
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_299498

Sweet was the song [sound recording]

Author:
Smithsonian Chamber Players prf  Search this
Egmond, Max van prf  Search this
Slowik, Kenneth drt  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette (63 min., 29 sec.) : analog
Type:
Sound recordings
Date:
1990
P1990
Topic:
Carols  Search this
Christmas music  Search this
Call number:
ptp 000144
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_562671

Ray Johnson : correspondences / exhibition organized by Donna De Salvo ; edited by Donna De Salvo and Catherine Gudis

Title:
Correspondences
Author:
Johnson, Ray 1927-1995-  Search this
De Salvo, Donna M  Search this
Gudis, Catherine  Search this
Subject:
Johnson, Ray 1927-1995  Search this
Physical description:
224 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1999
C1999
Call number:
N40.1.J687 A1r 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_591233

There was a country : a personal history of Biafra / Chinua Achebe

Author:
Achebe, Chinua  Search this
Subject:
Achebe, Chinua  Search this
Physical description:
333 p. : map ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Personal narratives
History
Place:
Nigeria, Eastern
Nigeria
Date:
2013
C2013
20th century
Civil War, 1967-1970
Topic:
Authors, Nigerian  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1013779

Writings about art / [edited by] Carole Gold Calo

Author:
Calo, Carole Gold  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 367 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Date:
1994
C1994
Topic:
Art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_988421

Child's Robe Or Kimono

Donor Name:
No Information  Search this
Object Type:
Robe
Place:
China, Asia
Accession Date:
1991
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
999999
USNM Number:
ET9135-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8500881

Child Doll

Donor Name:
Caroline Van Hoose  Search this
Collector:
Caroline Van Hoose  Search this
Length:
11cm
Width:
6.5cm
Height:
4cm
Culture:
Eskimo  Search this
: Inupiaq  Search this
Object Type:
Doll
Place:
Kotzebue, Kotzebue Sound, Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1994-Jan-10
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
390932
USNM Number:
E428107-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8460803
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Stone Figurine Of Mother And Child

Donor Name:
Mrs. Joseph M. Blumberg  Search this
Collector:
Mrs. Joseph Blumberg  Search this
Height:
19cm
Culture:
Eskimo  Search this
Object Type:
Sculpture
Place:
Fairbanks, Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1990-Aug-03
Collection Date:
1968
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
364390
USNM Number:
E424005-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8457066

Finish Your Food...

Medium:
Lithograph on white paper
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1980
Credit Line:
Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs
Accession Number:
1993-53-81
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-53-81
Additional Online Media:

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