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Creators:
Steinway, William
Steinway, Henry Ziegler
Steinway family
Steinway & Sons
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Dates:
1857-1919
Size:
6 Cubic feet (12 boxes, including photographs and microfilm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0178
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records of the Steinway & Sons piano company and a daily diary of William Steinway, a key figure in the rise of the company to international prominence in the nineteenth century. The records document overall operations of the company, individual piano serial numbers, and the business and personal life of William Steinway, a prominent figure in New York business, politics, and musical life.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Level:
item
Size:
1 Volume (Sketchbook (41 pages), 12.8 cm. x 25.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- The sixteenth of a series of eighteen sketchbooks (Skizzenbücher), in which Ernst Herzfeld recorded his observations on topography, landscape, archaeological remains, architecture, artifacts and decorative motifs, related to the second campaign of excavations at the Palace of the Caliph at Samarra (Dār al-Khilāfa, Jawsaq al-Khāqāni, Bayt al-Khalī...

- Original handwritten caption on cover reads, "Samarra ; plan aufnahmen 7."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 1 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, south side of the palace complex]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 2 and 3 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, south side of the palace complex]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, south side of the palace complex]; --; --."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 4 and 5 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, directly south of the square reception-hall block]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, directly south of the square reception-hall block]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 6 and 7 reads, "--; --."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 8 and 9 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Square Reception-Hall Block, sketch of the five halls situated after the Bāb al-ʿĀmma]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 10 and 11 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Square Reception-Hall Block, courtyard with basin and cruciform plan of a dome chamber]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Square Reception-Hall Block, room identified as a harīm and square room with circular basin which was named Kāsat-i Firʿawn]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 12 and 13 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, North Palace, square reception-hall block]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 14 and 15 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Large Serdab]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 16 and 17 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Rotundabau, courtyard with rooms around]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 18 and 19 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, North Palace, residential buildings]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 20 and 21 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, North Palace, residential buildings]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, North Palace, two further buildings on the northeast end of the complex]"

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 22 and 23 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, North Palace, residential buildings]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Stables and North Pavilion, exterior wall with round buttresses]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 24 and 25 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Small Serdab and courtyards with stables]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 26 and 27 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, stores and service buildings]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 28 and 29 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, south side of the complex, passageway into the palace complex]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 30 and 31 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, south side of the palace complex, passageway into the palace complex]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 32 and 33 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Large Serdab, Mesopotamian building type]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 34 and 35 reads, "--; --."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 36 and 37 reads, "[Great Mosque of al-Mutawakkil, basin of the Kāsat-i Firʿawn and fondation trenches of its pavilion]; [Great Mosque of al-Mutawakkil, buildings included in the ziyāda]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 38 and 39 reads, "[Great Mosque of al-Mutawakkil, northwest quadrant of the mosque and ziyāda]; [Great Mosque of al-Mutawakkil, northeast quadrant of the mosque and ziyāda]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 40 and 41 reads, "[Great Mosque of al-Mutawakkil, southeast quadrant of the mosque and ziyāda]; [Great Mosque of al-Mutawakkil, southwest quadrant of the mosque and ziyāda]."

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Creators:
Kroll, Leon, 1884-1974
Dates:
circa 1900-1988
Size:
8.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.krolleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of realist painter, muralist, and educator Leon Kroll date from circa 1900 to 1988 and measure 8.7 linear feet. The collection documents Kroll's painting career, teaching, and active participation in numerous art organizations. Over one-half of the collection is correspondence with artists, schools, galleries, museums, patrons, arts organizations, and others. Also found are scattered biographical material, writings and notes, legal and financial records, exhibition catalogs, clippings, other printed material, photographs of Kroll and colleagues, loose drawings and nine sketchbooks.

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Creators:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003
Dates:
circa 1960-1994
Size:
0 Photographic prints (color, 4 x 6 inches)
0 Photographic prints (black and white, 3 1/2 x 5 inches)
0 Photographic prints (black and white, 8 x 10 inches)
0 contact sheets (black and white)
35mm slides (photographs) (color, 2 x 2 inches)
0 Negatives (35mm negatives, color)
0 Negatives (black & white, 4 x 5 inches)
0 Negatives (120mm negatives, black and white, 2 x 2 inches)
0 film transparency (color, 4 x 5 inches)
0 Transparencies (120mm transparencies, color, 2 x 2 inches)
Collection ID:
AAG.ADM
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Maida Babson Adams American Garden Collection documents the work of Molly Adams, a free-lance garden photographer who photographed hundreds of private and public gardens, many of them in the mid-Atlantic region, from the late 1950s through the mid-1990s. It includes slides, photographic prints, negatives and transparencies. A significant number of images document the work of landscape designers Nelva M. Weber, Alice Recknagel Ireys, and Friede Stege. Roughly 50 gardens do not have an identified location. Some images have captions and other information written on them.

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Dates:
1865–1872
Size:
106 Reels
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M1910
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

The collection is comprised of digital surrogates previously available on the 106 rolls of microfilm described in the NARA publication M1910. These digital surrogates reproduced the records of the South Carolina field offices of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872, including previously unfilmed records of the Office of the Assistant Commissioner, and records of the offices of staff officers, subordinate officers, and subordinate field offices. These records consist of bound volumes and unbound records, including letters and endorsements sent and received, orders and circulars, monthly reports, and other records relating to freedmen's complaints and claims.

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Creators:
Walinska, Anna
Dates:
1927-2002
bulk 1935-1980
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.walianna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York-based painter, teacher and art director Anna Walinska measure 2.1 linear feet and date from 1927 to 2002, with the bulk of material from 1935 to 1980. The papers include biographical material, correspondence, writings, travel diaries, printed material, scrapbooks, artwork, sketchbooks, and photographs.

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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
1895-1921
Size:
160 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The major part of the collection, series 1-4, contains nearly 28,000 glass plates, including original stereoscopic negatives, interpositives, and both negative and positive non-stereoscopic plates used to produce lantern slides and paper prints. The photographs were taken all over the world. The majority are from the Underwood & Underwood active fi...

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1928
Level:
file
Size:
1 Volume (Sketchbook (24 pages), 12.8 cm. x 25.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- SK-11 is the eleventh of a series of thirty-five sketchbooks (Skizzenbücher), in which Ernst Herzfeld recorded his observations on topography, landscape, inscriptions and reliefs, archaeological remains, architecture, artifacts and decorative motifs related to Khurramabad (Iran), Demavand (Iran), Gilweran (Iran), Burujird (Iran), and Persepolis (...

- Original handwritten title on cover reads: "Ernst Herzfeld; Skizzenbuch XI: Pasargadae III, 1928"

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 1 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tachara Palace (Palace of Darius): Cuneiform inscription of Darius, DPc], [see FSA A.6 05.1303]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 2 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)]: right) Fratadara [Temple]: door and four fragments; left) Apadana sculpture."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 3 to 10 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)]: fragments of [ceramic vessel with painted patterns, from prehistoric mound of Tal-i Bakun (PPA)], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0577; FSA A.6 04.GN.0579; FSA A.6 04.GN.1147], [see FSA A.6 05.0499; FSA A.6 05.0530; FSA A.6 05.0547]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 11 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Fratadara [Temple]: re-used Achaemenid doorway; Naqsh-i Rustam [(Iran)]: remains of god seated on serpent throne."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 12 to 16 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)]: fragments of [ceramic vessel with painted patterns, from prehistoric mound of Tal-i Bakun (PPA)], [see FSA A.6 05.0613], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0547; FSA A.6 04.GN.0551; FSA A.6 04.GN.0556; FSA A.6 04.GN.0821]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 16 reads, "small stone pendant [possibly stamp seal], [5 June 1928], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0813; FSA A.6 04.GN.1089; FSA A.6 04.GN.1090]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 17 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hadish [(Palace of Xerxes)]: Cuneiform inscription, [XPe, old Persian version, on relief depicting royal garment], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0402], [see FSA A.6 04.05.v3.007a]; textile pattern; notes on Sasanian inscribed seal."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 18 and 19 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)]: flints and straight flints, from prehistoric mound of Tal-i Bakun (PPA), [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1168]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 20 reads, "itinerary:---via Ribatak to Sar Mashhad."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 21 to 29 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)]: [flints and ceramic vessel with painted patterns, from prehistoric mound of Tal-i Bakun (PPA)], [see FSA A.6 05.0683], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0509; FSA A.6 04.GN.0515; FSA A.6 04.GN.0519; FSA A.6 04.GN.0569; FSA A.6 04.GN.0570; FSA A.6 04.GN.0572; FSA A.6 04.GN.0582; FSA A.6 04.GN...

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 30 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Palace H (Palace of Artaxerxes)]: start of panel on [east stairway, including relief picturing procession of Persian and Median servants], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1672]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 31 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Palace H (Palace of Artaxerxes)]: fragment of Cuneiform inscription of Artaxerxes I, [Art. I Pers. a, Akkadian version] (?), [see FSA A.6 05.1477]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 32 reads, "Burujird [(Iran)]: [Arabic] inscription of 'Abbas I (1022 H.) in Masjid-i Jum'a [Friday Mosque], [26.10.1928]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 33 reads, "[along the road to] Khurramabad [(Iran)], Persian inscription on west side of square monument with dedication of new road by Reza Shah (1307 H.) superposed."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 34 reads, "[along the road to] Khurramabad [(Iran)], beginning of inscription on p.33, south side of square monument."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 35 reads, "[along the road to] Khurramabad [(Iran)], beginning of inscription on p.33, east side of square monument."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 36 reads, "[along the road to] Khurramabad [(Iran)], beginning of inscription on p.33, north side of square monument, apparently 6th c. H."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 37 reads, "Pul i Kalhur (Kalhur Bridge) [(Iran)]: Arabic inscription in Kufic script, 374 H. Published."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 38 reads, "[in the collection of the] British Museum: Kufic tombstone, 445 H.."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 39 reads, "[in the collection of the] British Museum: Persepolis [(Iran)], Kufic tombstone, 455 H.." "

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 40 to 43 reads, "Pasargadae [(Iran)], "unidentified measured plans and elevations."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 44, 45, and 46 reads, "Gilweran, near Khurramabad [(Iran)]: [libation copper] or bronze [vessel with long upward spout], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0526; FSA A.6 04.GN.0528; FSA A.6 04.GN.0529], [see FSA A.6 05.0680]; stone; pottery, from prehistoric grave, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0117], [see FSA A.6 05.670]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 47 reads, "Gilweran, near Khurramabad [(Iran)]: elevation and plan of grave; Arabic tombstone in Munich Exposition, 1910."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 48 reads, "Demavand [(Iran)], prehistoric pottery and bronze, [see FSA A.6 05.0670]."

Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 2: Sketchbooks; Subseries 2.02: Pasargadae, 1928: Sketchbook 11

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Creators:
Knaths, Karl, 1891-1971
Dates:
1890-1973
bulk 1922-1971
Size:
8.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.knatkarp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of cubist painter Karl Knaths measure 8.9 linear feet and date from 1890 to 1973, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1922 to 1971. The collection includes biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, four diaries, 22 notebooks and notes on theoretical color and compositional approaches to painting, published and draft copies of essays on art, miscellaneous printed material, 132 sketchbooks and other artwork.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Level:
item
Size:
1 Volume (Sketchbook (46 pages), 12.8 cm. x 25.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- The fifteenth of a series of eighteen sketchbooks (Skizzenbücher), in which Ernst Herzfeld recorded his observations on topography, landscape, archaeological remains, architecture, artifacts and decorative motifs, related to the second campaign of excavations at the Palace of the Caliph at Samarra (Dār al-Khilāfa, Jawsaq al-Khāqāni, Bayt al-Khalī...

- Original handwritten caption on cover reads, "Samarra ; plan aufnahmen 6."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 1 reads, "--."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 2 and 3 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Great Courtyard, wall of mud brick with arched niches and stucco moldings]; --."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 4 reads, "--."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 5 and 6 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Small Serdab, square sunken basin]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Small Serdab, surface entrance]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 7 and 8 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Small Serdab, surface entrance]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Small Serdab, surface entrance]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 9 and 10 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Rotundabau, circular hall]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Rotundabau, transverse halls flanked by two rooms with niches]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 11 and 12 reads, "--; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Rotundabau, room with niche flanking the transverse halls]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 13 and 14 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Rotundabau, dependencies]; --."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 15 and 16 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Small Serdab, lower level]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Small Serdab, lower level]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 17 and 18 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Small Serdab, lower level]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Small Serdab, lower level]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 19 and 20 reads, "--; --."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 21 and 22 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, North Pavilion]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, North Pavilion]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 23 and 24 reads, "--; [Topographical measurements of unidentified location]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 25 and 26 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Western Garden, south of the square ornamental pool]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Western Garden, south of the monumental steps]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 27 and 28 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, south of the square ornamental pool]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 29 and 30 reads, "."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 31 and 32 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, elevated belvedere, known as al-Hammam, located northwest of the square-reception hall]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 33 and 34 reads, "--; --."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 35 and 36 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, Square Reception-Hall Block, courtyard building with central circular basin]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, Square Reception-Hall Block, rooms east of courtyard with central circular basin]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 37 and 38 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, courtyard north of square reception-hall block]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, buildings in courtyard north of square reception-hall block]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 39 and 40 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, courtyard south of the barracks of the palace guards]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, buildings in courtyard located between the Large Serdab and the North Palace]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 41 and 42 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, northwest corner of the palace complex, barracks of the palace guards]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, northwest corner of the palace complex, barracks of the palace guards]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 43 and 44 reads, "[Dār al-Khilāfa, North Palace, reception-hall block on raised terrace]; [Dār al-Khilāfa, small buildings on the north end of the western garden]."

- Original handwritten notes for pg. 45 and 46 reads, "--; --."

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