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Smithsonian Associates

Overview
Works: 56 works in 92 publications in 1 language and 6,273 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Drama  Lectures  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Radio plays  History  Instructional films  Radio adaptations 
Classifications: AS30, 505
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Most widely held works about Smithsonian Associates
 
Most widely held works by Smithsonian Associates
Smithsonian by Smithsonian Institution( )

in English and No Linguistic content and held by 5,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This site serves as a portal for access to the wealth of digitized image collections and online exhibits from the Smithsonian museums, archives and libraries. The visitor may do a search for topics across all museums or browse/search by specific department of museum
The devil's disciple by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man takes sides with the Devil against straight laced Puritan respectability in the threatening days of the Revolutionary War
The house of blue leaves by John Guare( Recording )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty comedy about a woman who stirs up trouble in the quiet unfulfilled life of a songwriter. The songwriter longs to leave his unhappy marriage, elope with this woman, and write a hit song
Eleanor : her secret journey by Rhoda Lerman( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Stapleton stars in this dramatization of the life of first lady Eleanor Roosevelt, which captures the paradox in her complex personality: her public toughness versus her private frailty
The gin game by D. L Coburn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quiet porch of a rest home for the aged explodes with emotions when a prim and proper lady sits down to play gin rummy with a cynical old man
Masterworks of American art by William Kloss( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This course features over 400 visual elements, including images of the masterpieces discussed and portraits of American artists in 24 lectures (30 minutes each) by noted scholar and art historian, William Kloss
Great artists of the Italian Renaissance by William Kloss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These lectures cover the art historical periods known as the Early Renaissance and the High Renaissance, which extended from about 1400 to about 1520. No era of artistic achievement is as renowned as the Renaissance, and no country holds a higher place in that period than Italy. The supreme works created in Florence, Rome, Venice, and other Italian cities by such masters as Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, Michelangelo, Raphael, and Titian have never been equaled and have established a canon of beauty that pervades Western culture to this day. In this artist-centered survey, many works are explored in considerable depth, while also examining hundreds of different paintings and sculptures by scores of different artists
Masterworks of American art by William Kloss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nation's identity is expressed through its art. Great painters capture the essence of a culture's brightest hopes, deepest anxieties, and most profound aspirations. They provide an aesthetic road map to a nation's history, recording the lives of its citizens and reflecting the personality of an entire people. But all too often, Americans themselves are unfamiliar with the great artistic legacy of their own country. Many of us study the great artists of Europe--Leonardo and Rubens, Degas and Monet--but neglect the remarkable painters of our own national tradition
Masterworks of American art by William Kloss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores and surveys the birth and evolution of American art from its origins in the colonial past until just before the advent of the First World War. Major art and artists are featured that exemply American culture and history. Features over 400 visual elements and includes portraits of artists and images of their masterpieces
Dinner with friends by Donald Margulies( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for drama, "Dinner with friends" examines the lives of two couples and the repercussions of divorce on their friendships. With wit, compassion and consummate skill, playwright Donald Margulies weighs the cost of breaking up, and of staying together
Mr. Rickey calls a meeting by Ed Schmidt( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatized account of a meeting organized by Branch Rickey, the general manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The invited guests include heavyweight champion Joe Louis, tap star Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, and actor Paul Robeson. Rickey wants their backing when he taps Jackie Robinson to be the major league's first black ballplayer. The men discuss the integration of baseball, racial equality, and their own struggles with segregation in the United States
Smithsonian Associates guide to the nation's capital. by Smithsonian Associates( )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lincoln at 200 : America's greatest president( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to the nation's capital and the Smithsonian Institution : with detailed map of historic Washington and an exclusive walking tour of Georgetown by Smithsonian Associates( )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smithsonian by Smithsonian Institution( )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pride and Predation: The brutal, secret world of the king of beasts. - Who wrote the dead sea scrolls? - Stalking Sherlock Holmes. - Revolutionary war myths debunked. - Aboriginal art. - Worst comes to wurst
Volunteer! O volunteer! : a salute to the Smithsonian's unpaid legions by Philip Kopper( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterworks of American art by William Kloss( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores and surveys the birth and evolution of American art from its origins in the colonial past until just before the advent of the First World War. Major art and artists are featured that exemply American culture and history. Features over 400 visual elements and includes portraits of artists and images of their masterpieces
Life as a novelist by Pat Conroy( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best-selling author Pat Conroy describes his life as a novelist, and examines the people and events that have influenced his work
Mary Walker Phillips : "Creative knitting" and the Cranbrook experience by Jennifer Laurel Lindsay( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smithsonian. M( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Eleanor : her secret journey
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