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Mrs. Harry C. Norcross Collection of Early Photographs of Japan, circa 1890's
Creators:
Norcross, Henry C.
Norcross, Henry C., Mrs.
Ogawa, Kazumasa, 1860-1930
Tamamura, Kozaburo, 1856-19??
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Dates:
undated
Size:
13 Albumen prints (color, 27.9 x 19.2 cm or smaller)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2003.13
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Unmounted and hand-colored albumen prints created by unidentified commercial studios for the export market, portraying the people, sites and daily life of Japan during the Meiji period. Photographers identified: Tamamura Kozaburo and Ogawa Kazumasa. Images include: Women looking at a sign ; Women enjoying tea on a balcony ; Geikos on a …

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Photograph of Duanfang and Colleagues
Creators:
Sickman, L. C. S. (Laurence C. S)
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 17.5 x 23 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2004.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This photograph depicts Duanfang and other men surrounding a bronze altar set that was later acquired by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The photograph was acquired by art historian Laurence Sickman, who lent if for many years to the Metropolitan where it was displayed in the galleries with the bronze …

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Lynn McLaren Slides of India
Creators:
McLaren, Lynn, 1922-
Dates:
1960-1969
Size:
1,632 Slides (color)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2007.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A set of original 35mm color slides, photographed in India in the 1960s by photojournalist Lynn McLaren (1922-2008). Subjects include people, street scenes, and temple and domestic architecture. Images from photo assignments include Nehru's funeral pyre, the Queen of Sikkim, and traditional Indian actors.

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Piotrovsky Medal Presented to Julian Raby
Creators:
State Heritage Museum
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (medal)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2009.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One medal presented to Julian Raby.

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View of Peking from the Observatory, with 17th century astronomical instruments
Creators:
Unknown
Dates:
1870s
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, albumen, 21.4 x 27.5 cm)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2009.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A large format albumen print of the Beijing Ancient Observatory, with various bronze instruments, altazimuth in the foreground. The print has minor fading and wear, and appears to have been removed from a photographic album. Print shows slight image doubling, suggesting that the camera was nudged during the long exposure …

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Laurie Lisle research material on Georgia O'Keeffe and Louise Nevelson
Creators:
Lisle, Laurie
Dates:
1902-1990
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lisllaur
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Laurie Lisle research material on Georgia O'Keeffe and Louise Nevelson measures 3.4 linear feet and dates from 1902-1990. The collection consists of copied biographical papers, recordings, correspondence, and printed material related to O'Keeffe, and 97 recorded interviews related to the life of Louise Nevelson. The outcome of Lisle's research on O'Keeffe resulted in her book, Portrait of an Artist: A Biography of Georgia O'Keeffe (1980); and on Nevelson, Lisle authored, Louise Nevelson: A Passionate Life (1990).

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Ethel Katz papers
Creators:
Katz, Ethel, 1895-1989
Dates:
1883-1974
Size:
1.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.katzethe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and educator Ethel Katz date from 1883 to 1974 and measure 1.7 linear feet. The scattered papers include biographical material, correspondence, photographs, printed material, extensive sketches and sketchbooks, and writings.

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MS 1082 Prayerboard with Liturgy Written in Spanish and Salinan, Handwritten Ink on Paper Pasted on Wood Board
Creators:
Pieras, Miguel, - approximately 1795
Sitjar, Buenaventura, 1739-1808
Cabot, Pedro, 1777-1836
Juan Batista Sancho
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Dates:
1817
Size:
1 Item (leaf )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1082
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The prayer board is signed by P. Cabot, believed to be Father Pedro Cabot of the San Antonio Mission.

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MS 1118 Yuman family: Mohave vocabulary
Creators:
Ruby, Charles
Lyon, Jim
Dates:
September, 1886
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1118
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Brief Mohave vocabulary.

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MS 1124 "The Beginning of the Requickening Address," Spoken at the Fire, or Three Rare Words
Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Abram, Charles, Chief
Dates:
1917
Size:
40 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1124
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

(Charge to the Chiefs from the Mother Side).?? (Waters of Pity)- 8 pages. (6 pages added December 1937).

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