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Fashion Sketch Collections: a plan to bring to light hidden collections at the Brooklyn Museum and the Fashion Institute of Technology Libraries

The Brooklyn Museum, in partnership with the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), requests a grant to provide digital access to the Brooklyn Museum Library's and FIT's fashion and costume sketch collections. Both institutions hold large fashion ...

Gladys Marcus Library at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)

Lenawee's Place in the Midwest: Essential Collections of Lenawee Archival Repositories (1870 - 1950)

The Lenawee District Library in partnership with the Lenawee County Historical Society, the Hudson Museum, and the W. G. Thompson House Museum will digitize collections of Lenawee County historical individuals and corporations to assist researcher...

William G. Thompson House Museum; Hudson Museum; Lenawee County Historical Museum

The European Immigration Years, 1880-1919: Lay involvement and activities of local parishes, societies, schools and organizations of the American Catholic community in attending to the needs and impact of immigrants as evidenced through the Catholic Digital Newspapers Program (CDNP)

The Catholic Research Resources Alliance (CRRA) and its digitizing partners will digitize significant Catholic newspapers from the European immigration years, 1880-1919. Local papers include diocesan newspapers from Boston, Chicago, Hartford, New...

Boston College Libraries; Marquette University Libraries; University of Notre Dame Hesburgh Libraries; Archdiocese of Hartford; St. Thomas Seminary; Catholic Transcript (Publisher); Archdiocese of New Orleans; Clarion Herald (Publisher); Archdiocese of New York; University of San Francisco Libraries; Philadelphia Archdiocesan Historical Research Center (PAHRC)

Taylor Archives: Complete Photography Catalog

This project seeks to continue and expand the work of the Taylor Archives to preserve, document, and share the history of Paul Taylor's choreography and his companies. The primary goal of this project is to catalog, scan, upload, and share approxi...

Digitizing the Schwenkfelder Legacy Collection

The Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center (SLHC) has designed a two-year project to digitize and create detailed metadata of the Schwenkfelder Legacy Collection. Once digitized, these hidden collections will be made available on POWER Library PA...

The Col. David M. Glantz "˜63 Collection on Soviet Military History

The Virginia Military Institute (VMI) proposes to catalogue, digitize, and release the Col. David M. Glantz '63 Collection on Soviet Military History. Col. Glantz is the premier historian of the Soviet military and the former head of the U.S. Army...

George C. Marshall Foundation; Virginia Polytechnic and State University; Washington and Lee University

The Middle East Institute Library Visual Archives Project

The Middle East Institute (MEI) proposes to digitize three collections of images currently held in the MEI Library. The MEI Library Visual Archives Project, a two-year endeavor, will be completed in cooperation with vendors M2Schema, Immerge Techn...

A Pilot Project of the Society of Architectural Historians to Digitize, Share and House At Risk 35mm Slide Collections of Architectural Historians and Built Environment Professionals for Scholarly Research, Teaching and Public Access

This two-year pilot project is a natural outgrowth of SAH's three innovative online educational resources and the realization of a project to preserve and share endangered, original 35 mm slide collections created by 20th century scholars, prese...

Digitization and Rehousing of the Wyck Association Papers

This one-year project will result in approximately 9,000 scans of leaves of correspondence and journal pages, contained within 13 boxes (310 folders) of the Wyck Papers. The primary focus will be on material dating from the late 18th century throu...

Digitization of the Vera Beaudin Saeedpour Kurdish Library & Museum Collection

Binghamton University is requesting funds for the digitization of materials in the Vera Beaudin Saeedpour Kurdish Library & Museum Collection. The Saeedpour Collection is a significant assemblage of materials documenting Kurdish culture and is rep...

The Digitization of the Cranbrook Academy of Art Master's Thesis Collection

The digitization of the Cranbrook Academy of Art master's thesis collection from 1942 to 2015 will give scholars access to this rich source of information on Cranbrook's important contributions to 20th and 21st century art, design, and architectur...

Digitizing Newport Historical Society's Glass Format Photographic Collections

The Newport Historical Society (NHS) seeks to create access to approximately 13,000 glass plate negatives and lantern slides through a comprehensive digitization initiative. This project will entail not only the digitization of these physically fr...

Digitizing and Cataloging the Student Work Collection of The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture Archive at The Cooper Union

The core collection of The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture Archive is a photographic archive of student work from the 1930s through the present. Largely unpublished, the collection represents a comprehensive trajectory of the pedagogy of ar...

Leathersex Underground & the Formation of a Subculture: The Michele Buchanan and Jim Kane Digitization Project

The Leather Archives & Museum (LA&M), a library, museum and archives pertaining to leather, fetishism, sadomasochism, and alternative sexual practices is seeking $78,320 to fund the digitization of two collections, publication of online finding ai...

Edward L. Blake Jr. Landscape Architecture Collection of Slides.

The Mississippi State University (MSU) Libraries and Department of Landscape Architecture are collaborating on a project to provide access to the hidden collection of images of nationally known landscape architect, planner, critic, and Professor E...

Alliance Community Collections, A Shared Digital Archive of Chicago's Ethnic Communities

The Chicago Cultural Alliance (CCA) will support and assist in the item level cataloging of 2700 items at a minimum of 3 member sites over the next 3 years. This project will make available a portion of CCA's member collections from DANK Haus Germ...

DANK Haus German American Cultural Center; Chinese American Museum of Chicago; Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture

Tracing Asian Art History in the West: Charles Lang Freer's Collections, Archival Papers and Library

This two-year project will, through digitization, turn a hidden collection into an unrivalled online resource tracing the history of Western collections of Asian art, a subject of expanding scholarly interest. In 2014, the Freer and Sackler Galler...

From the Cold War to the Wilderness: Digitizing the Audiovisual Archives of Senator Frank Church

Over 1.5 years, Special Collections and Archives will digitize 1,162 audio items, 689 visual items, and 35,400 pages, and create closed-captioning from select items from four collections to create an online resource representing sixty years (1947-...

Digitizing the collection of papers and artifacts pertaining to the history of Norwood, Massachusetts and continuing the work of local resident Fred Holland Day to narrate this history.

The Norwood Historical Society began with the local history collection and papers of Fred Holland Day. We continue his legacy and want to expand the reach of our collection. We are currently undertaking a comprehensive review of our collection to ...

Foundations of Dance Research, Part II (Foundations II)

Foundations II will make available to the public materials in 17 currently hidden collections that illuminate the people, institutions, and concepts significant in American dance during the 20th century. The 12 institutions (the Repositories) hold...

92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Center; American Folklife Center, Library of Congress; Bennington College; Berkshire Athenaeum; Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library For The Performing Arts; Museum Of Performance + Design; National Museum of Dance; Newberry Library; Temple University; Theatre Historical Society of America; University of New Hampshire; University of the Arts University Libraries & Archives

The Philadelphia Social History Project: Providing Access to Critical Datasets and Data Analyses

This project will restore access to the work of the Philadelphia Social History Project (PSHP) by processing the PSHP records (including dataset documentation and codebooks, publications and maps) and the papers of the Project's founder, Theodore ...

Revealing Our Melting Past: Providing an Sustainable Future for the Roger G. Barry National Snow and Ice Data Center Archives

The climate is changing rapidly. Archival data is essential to the study of climate change over time. The National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) is responsible for managing, archiving, and disseminating cryospheric and polar data. Today, these ...

National Snow and Ice Data Center CIRES, 449 UCB University of Colorado Boulder, CO 80309-0449 USA

Educators, Researchers and Clinicians: providing access to health sciences collections to advance health worldwide.

The UCSF mission is driven by the idea that when the best research, best education, best patient care converge, great breakthroughs are achieved. The goal of this project is to catalog and describe personal and professional papers of 10 educators,...

Artpark Archives: 1973-2000

This two-year project will focus on the arrangement and description of the Artpark Archive collection, resulting in the creation of a DACS-compliant intellectual finding aid accessible through the Burchfield Penney's custom-built content managemen...

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The St. Marianne Cope Collection Cataloging Project, consisting of an archive and a museum collection

The St. Marianne Cope Collection contains over a century of documentation about St. Marianne Cope, a Sister of St. Francis who in October 2012 was canonized as only the 11th Saint in U.S. history. The collection offers uncommon insight that will a...

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The William Greaves Film Collections

The William Greaves Film Collections have been hidden for 26 years. In 1988, the Schomburg Center acquired the materials for 19 documentary films covering black history, current affairs and culture in the 1960's & ‘70's. The 500 boxes of footage...

Innovation into Practice: Providing Access to Records of Pioneers in Science and Technology

Two-year project to arrange and describe 35 archival collections relating to the research, teaching, professional activities and government roles of scholars and pioneers in the sciences, documenting new directions and the innovative impact of lea...

Providing Access to Primary Sources Documenting the Studio Craft Art Movement in America

This project will provide detailed finding aids for 115 unprocessed archival collections that document the studio craft movement in America from the mid-20th century to the present. These newly accessible collections, along with more than 270 rel...

Eiko Ishioka papers

The Eiko Ishioka collection at the Academy Foundation's Margaret Herrick Library comprises the film-related personal documentation and artistic output of production and costume designer Eiko Ishioka (1938-2012). This analog/born-digital collection...

Uncovering the Stone-Campbell Movement and its Impact on Education, Politics, and Religion in the Western United States and Japan

Pepperdine University Libraries seeks funding for a two-year project to catalog 19 collections related to the Stone-Campbell Movement and its impact on Japan and the Western United States. Collections to be processed include the personal papers of...

KUT Radio Collection

To make available to scholars, students and other library users 60,000 CDs and 4000 LPs formerly held by The University of Texas at Austin radio station KUT.

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Connecting Art of the People, Art of the World

Mingei International Museum (MIM) seeks funding to catalog and create finding aids for the Museum's exhibitions archive, which depicts the development of an idea begun by founder Martha L. Longenecker in 1978 into one of the nation's preeminent fo...