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Creators:
Volk, Leonard Wells, 1828-1895
Volk, Douglas , 1856-1935
Dates:
circa 1858-1965
2008
bulk 1870-1935
Size:
12.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.volkleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and teacher Douglas Volk (1856-1935) and his father, sculptor Leonard Wells Volk (1828-1895), measure 12.4 linear feet and date from circa 1858-1965, 2008, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1870-1935. Douglas Volk's papers document his life and career through biographical material, family and professional correspondence, writings and notes, diaries and journals, financial records, printed material, scrapbooks, artwork and sketchbooks, and photographs of the artist, his family, friends, and artwork. The papers also provide documentation of the formation and operations of the Sabatos Handicraft Society established with Marion Volk from the Volk's summer home, Hewnoaks, in Center Lovell, Maine. Scattered documentation of the life and work of Leonard Wells Volk, is found in biographical material, land records, letters, memoirs, and photographs.

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Creators:
Nells (Brussels)
Albert, King of the Belgians, I, 1875-1934
Dates:
ca. 1929
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "Kinshasa; Inauguration du buste de S.M. Albert I." Translated postcard caption reads: "Kinshasa. Inauguration of the bust of H.M. Albert I."

Publisher's logo on recto and verso: "Nels." Manuscript date on recto, in graphite: "1929."

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Creators:
C.L.W.
Albert, King of the Belgians, I, 1875-1934
Dates:
ca. 1926
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "2. Kinshasa - Statue de Albert I." Translated caption reads: "2. Kinshasa - Statue of Albert I."

Publisher's logo on verso: star within a circle, bearing the letters "C.L.W."

Manuscript message and address on verso, date reads: "26-4-1926." Postmarked postage stamp on verso.

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Creators:
J. P. L. W.
Albert, King of the Belgians, I, 1875-1934
Dates:
ca. 1908
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "Boma; Congo Belge / Arrivée de S.A.R. Mgr. le Prince Albert de Belgique à bord de l'Hirondelle." Translated postcard caption reads: "Belgian Congo; Boma / Belgian Congo. Boma. Arrival of H.R.H.. Mgr. Prince Albert of Belgium on board the Hirondelle."

Printed text on verso reads: "J. P. L. W. 507.-Reproduction Interdite."

Manuscript message and address on verso.

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Creators:
J. P. L. W.
Albert, King of the Belgians, I, 1875-1934
Dates:
ca. 1908
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "Boma; Congo Belge / Le Corps Consulaire, les Fonctionnaires et Agents de la Colonie attendant l'arrivée de S.A.R. Mgr. le Prince Albert." Translated postcard caption reads: "Belgian Congo; Boma / The Consular Corps, the functionaries and agents of the Colony wait for the arrival of H.R.H. Mgr. Prince Albert."

Printed text on verso reads: "J. P. L. W. 507.-Reproduction Interdite."

Manuscript message and address on verso. Postmark on verso.