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Accession 13-283,  Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage,  Website Records, 2010-2013

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Title: Website Records
Dates: 2010-2013
Quantity:
Collection: Accession 13-283
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of three websites maintained by the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. The Smithsonian Folklife Festival website, crawled on July 18, 2013, provides information about the 2013 Festival and background information about each of the featured programs. It also contains historical information about the Festival and a blog, with posts dating as early as June 2010. Due to technical issues, much of the video was not properly captured. The Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage website, crawled on July 31, 2013, includes information about the Center, its research initiatives, and its archival collections. It also includes online exhibitions and electronic versions of the newsletter,"Talk Story." The Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings website as it existed on August 4, 2013. Folkways is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The website includes information about the program, educational resources, and podcasts as well as an online version of "Smithsonian Folkways Magazine." This accession does not include audio tracks and, due to technical issues, much of the video was not properly captured. Materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of three websites maintained by the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage.

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival website, crawled on July 18, 2013, provides information about the 2013 Festival and background information about each of the featured programs. It also contains historical information about the Festival and a blog, with posts dating as early as June 2010. Due to technical issues, much of the video was not properly captured.

The Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage website, crawled on July 31, 2013, includes information about the Center, its research initiatives, and its archival collections. It also includes online exhibitions and electronic versions of the newsletter, "Talk Story."

The Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings website as it existed on August 4, 2013. Folkways is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The website includes information about the program, educational resources, and podcasts as well as an online version of "Smithsonian Folkways Magazine." This accession does not include audio tracks and, due to technical issues, much of the video was not properly captured.

Materials are in electronic format.

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-283, Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Website Records