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Creators:
Loewy, Raymond, 1893-1986
Dates:
[mid-1940s-early 1960s]
Size:
3 boxes (2 letter sized boxes, 1 legal sized box.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.XXXX-0001
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This collection spans the period from the mid-1940s to the early-1960s and consists ofnewspaper and magazine articles by and about Loewy, including the 1949 TIME magazine on which he appeared on the cover. Extensive clippings exist pertaining to his designs for automobiles. Also includes many articles and speeches written by and about William Snaith, a partner in the firm which was renamed Raymond Loewy/William Snaith, Inc. in 1961. A catalog from the exhibition, "Ten Automobiles," which took place at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City in 1953, is included. Other materials include brochures printed and designed by the firm, press releases, a listing of projects, honors, and membership. Some photographs of Loewy and his design team are included. The collection does not contain any original design materials or project files.

Creators:
Kubler, George A., 1876-1943.
Dates:
[18--]
Size:
66,000 items (39 vertical file drawers)
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.XXXX-0020
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Collection consists ofapproximately 66,000, high quality engravings collected by Kubler from European and American books and periodicals dating almost exclusively from the 19th century.Portraits and city views document the social history and material culture of the period. Specific topics covered include archery, boxing, funerals, irrigation, milk, peddlers, riots, stenography, volcanos, and wrecks, among others. Among the publications from which illustrations were removed are Harper's weekly, Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, Puck, Illustrated London News, and King's New York City Views. Dates Kubler noted on the individual items are the dates on which the illustrations appeared in the publication from which they were extracted, not the date of the events or subjects being documented. Each print is mounted on tissue. Folders marked by a red circle indicate extremely rare prints.

Creators:
Banet, Bernard A.
Belle Kogan Associates.
Kogan, Belle
Dates:
1929-1998
Size:
7 volumes (ill. (some col.))
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.XXXX-0003
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

A collection of magazine and newspaper articles, academic papers, advertisements, press releases, typed and hand-written correspondence, speeches, drafts, and other materials relating to Belle Kogan and her career as an industrial designer.

Creators:
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.).
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942
Dates:
1871
Size:
1 album (30 photographic prints) (all ill., 36 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0019
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Includes photographs from the Wasatch Mountains sub-series (Ogden; Cache Valley; Bear River; Gooseberry Creek; Red Rock Pass); and also photographs of Fort Hall, Idaho; Snake River; Pleasant Valley; Portneuf Canyon, Idaho; Red Rock Mountains; hydraulic gold mining at Alder Gulch, near Virginia City, Montana; the camp at Fort Ellis, Montana; Shadow [i.e. Mystic] Lake; and the headwaters of the Gallatin.

Creators:
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration. Library.
Greenleaf, Richard Cranch, 1887-1961
Hague, Marian
Dates:
1940
Size:
1 photographic album (57 photographic prints mounted on blank leaves of paper, b&w, 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.XXXX-0004
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Images of 16th-early 19th century European hand-made lace and tassels from the collection of Richard C. Greenleaf. The Greenleaf collection of lace was later given as a bequest to the Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration.

Creators:
Ostergard, Derek E.
Prignot, Eugène
Dates:
[between 1869 and 1874?]
Size:
1 volume ([1], 136, [3] p. of plates, all ill., 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.XXXX-0005
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

A collection of French Second Empire designs for interior decoration, including doors, walls, beds, fire-places, sitting-rooms, draperies, clocks, ceilings, and frames for mirrors and paintings.

Creators:
De Peyster, J. Watts (John Watts), 1821-1907
Dates:
[186-?]
Size:
1 album (40 leaves, all ill. (some col.), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.UC480.F71
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

A scrapbook of miscellaneous illustrations of European military uniforms, historical costumes, and some ecclesiastical architecture, featuring both engravings and original artwork (ink sketches and watercolor paintings).The uniforms, with examples from the Prussian, Hanoverian, Austrian, and other armies, date mostly from the first half of the 19th century. The historical costumes are chiefly from the early modern period, and are mostly Italian.

Creators:
Aero Club of America.
Booth, Franklin, 1874-1948, bookplate designer
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.).
Moses, Raphael Jacob, 1844-1909
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Dates:
1897-1906
Size:
1 volume ((various pagings), ill., 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-RR.TL513.U572
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
Creators:
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910
Mouillard, Louis-Pierre, 1834-1897
Young, Pearl I.
Dates:
1890-1897
Size:
1 volume ([2], 337 [i.e. 346] leaves, ill., 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-RR.TL540.C45A2
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
Creators:
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.). Aeronautical Archives
Dates:
1888-1910
Size:
13 volumes ((various pagings), ill., 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-RR.TL540.C45A2c
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
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