97 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Artifacts.

  1. Penne Laingen yellow ribbon collection, 1979-1991

    3 linear feet ; 4 boxes (containing 15 folders of manuscript material; 7 sound recordings; 63 unique graphic images; 1 videocassette; 1 computer disk; 6 artifacts) -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Collection comprises Penne Laingen's yellow ribbon marking the year her husband Bruce Laingen was held hostage in Tehran, Iran, during the Iran hostage crisis from 1979 to 1981; plus a 1991 interview with the Laingens and related documentation.

  2. Aaron Ziegelman Foundation collection

    25 linear feet. 70 sound cassettes : analog. circa 2200 photographs : black and white, color ; various sizes. 153 videocassettes (Betacam SP and Betacam SP Mega) : sound, color. 144 videocassettes (VHS and VHS-C) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. 8 videocassettes (Hi-8) : sound, color. 1 film reel (8 mm) 23 artifacts. -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Collection of audio and video recordings of oral histories with family members of people who lived in Luboml, Poland (now in Ukraine) between World War I and World War II conducted from 1994-2000, with transcripts of these interviews; original photographs; photographs copied from the personal archives of these family members and from other archives; original passports, immigration papers,...

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  3. Hugo Leichtentritt papers, 1888-1972

    1,600 items ; 23 containers ; 10.0 linear feet -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Hugo Leichtentritt was a German musicologist, music critic, and composer. The collection contains his original music manuscripts, correspondence, clippings, programs, scrapbooks, articles and drafts of his writings on music history, criticism, and theory.

  4. Peggy Clark papers, 1880-1997

    64,240 items ; 473 containers ; 291.0 linear feet -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Peggy Clark (1915-1996) was an American lighting, scenic, and costume designer. The collection includes light plots, scenic renderings, correspondence, published and unpublished writings, blueprints, programs, photographs, posters, scripts, scrapbooks, clippings, notes, memorabilia and other materials related to her life and career.

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  5. Emile Berliner collection, 1871-1965

    41 boxes (approximately 1,000 items) 232 photographic prints : ; black and white, 1 color ; ; 10 x 13 inches and smaller 29 negatives : ; black and white ; ; 8 x 10 inches and smaller over 400 sound discs, including zinc, copper, celluloid, rubber, shellac, and vinyl pressings and masters, in various speeds, and in sizes ranging from 5 to 12 inches in diameter 1 film reel of 1 (12 feet) : ; silent, black-and-white ; ; 16 mm. nitrate over 100 items, chiefly telephone, gramophone, and laboratory equipment, with 7 acoustic insulating panels and material samples, all made of various materials and in various sizes -- Recorded Sound Reference Center, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Unpublished and published textual materials, photographs, sound recordings, scrapbooks, artifacts, and a motion picture documenting the life and work of the German-born immigrant to America who invented the gramophone, the flat disc recording, the radio microphone, acoustic tile, and an early version of the helicopter. Included are unpublished and experimental gramophone records dating from the...

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  6. Florence Parr-Gere papers, 1856-1964

    344 items ; 5 containers ; 3.0 linear feet -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Florence Parr-Gere, born in Canada and longtime resident of New York, was a pianist and composer. Her papers contain published music, photographs, clippings, correspondence, a scrapbook, publicity materials, posters and other materials related to her experiences at the American Conservatory at Fontainebleau and lifelong musical pursuits.

  7. Frederick Loewe collection, 1923-1988

    1,000 items ; 13 containers ; 5 linear feet -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Frederick Loewe was a German-born composer who wrote, with lyricist Alan Jay Lerner, the scores for such musicals as My Fair Lady, Camelot, Gigi, and Brigadoon. The collection contains music manuscripts from Loewe's stage and screen musicals, as well as individual songs not associated with a particular show. In addition, the collection contains photographs, a small amount of correspondence,...

  8. Artur Rodzinski collection, 1868-1989

    5,000 items ; 62 containers ; 30 linear feet -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Artur Rodzinski Collection focuses on Rodzinski’s professional work as a conductor and his personal life in the United States, Europe and Latin America. It covers Rodzinski’s performances (live, radio and sound recordings), schedules and biographical information. The collection also includes material related to Rodzinski’s wife Halina. The materials primarily consist of correspondence,...

  9. Marge Champion collection, 1910-2006

    around 3,500 items ; 39 containers ; 34 linear feet -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Marge Champion (b. 1919) is an American actress, dancer, director, choreographer, and teacher. The collection, which documents her life and career, includes biographical materials, correspondence, photographs, programs, promotional materials, manuscript music scores and parts, articles, business papers, clippings, scripts, scrapbooks, awards and posters. The collection also includes materials...

  10. Arthur Schwartz papers, 1900-1983

    approximately 7,500 items ; 53 containers ; 24.0 linear feet -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Arthur Schwartz was an American composer and film producer. He is particularly known for his songwriting partnership with lyricist Howard Dietz. The collection, which documents his life and career, includes music manuscripts, sketches and lyric sheets, correspondence, photographs, scripts, clippings, publicity materials, financial and legal documents, writings, and awards.