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Harry Smith papers, 1888-2010, bulk 1987-1990

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Smith (Harry) papers
Series IV. Printed matter, 1943-2008, undated 5.92 Linear Feet (11 boxes)
This series comprises a mix of materials generated by Harry Smith, such as photocopies of fairytales and myths, or press about Smith's work that appeared during Smith's lifetime in serials and mass market magazines. The remainder of the material comes from the Harry Smith Archives, including research about the Pacific Northwest where Smith was raised, and press about concerts, films, and other events that celebrate Smith's legacy.
Arrangement
Arranged in chronological order by year.
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41 Serials, 1943-2006
Including little magazines containing articles about Harry Smith, such as The American (1943), Sing Out! (1966/1969), and Show (1970).
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43 Press clips, 1952-2008
A collection of mostly photocopies of clips from mass magazines, academic presses, and online forums, about Harry Smith's work, the Anthology, the Anthology reissue, and activities of the Harry Smith Archives.
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44 Anthology materials, 1952-1997
Materials pertinent to the reissue of the Anthology of American Folk Music, including files of letters from contributors to the collected remembrances of those who knew Smith.
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38-40 Assorted brochures, 1958-2003
Including photocopies of course readings on fairytales and myth; brochures for the Naropa Institute, Smithsonian Folkways, and other institutions; and product catalogs.
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45-47 Research, 1971-2008
Including correspondence related to the quest for further information about Smith's life and work, with a number of files devoted to the region in which he was raised in Washington state. Also included are files of brochures, writings on Smith that are not press clips, and documentation from assorted projects of the Harry Smith Archives.
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37 Large format mixed materials, 1989-2007
Including a Mandala calendar, Harry Smith designs like those in Box 7, clippings, a map of the Heaven and Earth Library made by Anthology Film Archives, and photocopies of Harry Smith concert photos found in Box 36.
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42 Mass market magazines, 2000-2005
Including magazines containing articles on Harry Smith, also found in clippings collected by the Harry Smith Archives. Publications include Wired, Vanity Fair, Frieze, Art in America, Rolling Stone, Mojo, Oxford.


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