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Dates:
1875, 1944, 1951
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.whitwort
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1861-1965
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 1, 4-5, OV 9; 0.4 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.whitwort
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three catalogs include an 1875 National Academy of Design and a catalog of wallpaper designed by William Katzenbach from drawings by Worthington Whittredge. There are news clippings about Whittredge, a price list for etchings by Anders Zorn, and several printed engravings of Whittredge's artwork. Also of note is the book Recollections of the Art Ex...

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Creators:
Wurtz, Henry, 1828-1910
Dates:
1884 - 1885
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0006
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This box contains material relating to Wurtz's interest in petroleum distillation, 1884-1885, and his attempt to market inventions for obtaining lubricants from petroleum distillates. Related material includes: correspondence with prospective investors, proofs and galleys for the prospectus, news clippings on petroleum, and various contracts. The...

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Creators:
Whittredge, Worthington, 1820-1910
Dates:
circa 1840s-1965
bulk 1849-1908
Size:
2.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.whitwort
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of landscape painter Worthington Whittredge measure 2.2 linear feet and date from the 1840s to 1965, with the bulk of the papers dating from 1849 to 1908. This small collection documents Whittredge's career as a painter, particularly his years in Europe from 1849 to 1859, through biographical materials, a manuscript of his autobiography, news clippings, catalogs, six sketchbooks and numerous drawings and paintings. Also found are two photographs of Whittredge and a nineteenth-century photo album containing photographs of 32 famous artists.

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Creators:
Marshall Field & Company (Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1899
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8.5" by 11".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Dry
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Fall catalog for Department 9. Includes tables, milking stools, wall pockets, cabinets, mirrors, clock shelves, towel rings and racks, and other furniture. Illustrated with reproductions of drawings. As a "holiday" catalog, this was presumably intended for gift-giving ideas.

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Creators:
Wakefield Rattan Company (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Dates:
1878
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Furniture
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Katzenbach, William
Dates:
1948-1970
Size:
3.7 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.katzwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition material, correspondence, photographs, financial records, scrapbooks, catalogs, and printed material.

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Creators:
Claghorn, James Lawrence, 1817-1884
Dates:
1849-1882
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.clagjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters (1849-1856), business records (1849-1856), a visitors' register (1873-1885), and a scrapbook (ca. 1866-1885) concern the acquisition of paintings and prints for Claghorn's collection.

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Creators:
Wurtz, Henry, 1828-1910
Dates:
1861-1885
Size:
2 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0006
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Wurtz's scheme, presented in a report to the stockholders, was a new method for the dry distillation of non-caking coal to obtain liquid oils and paraffin. Included in this box are: the report to the stockholders of the Union Chemical Manufacturing Co., 1883; patent specifications, 1881; correspondence with the Patent Office, prospectus on coal distillation, 1885; a notebook of minutes from meetings of Union Chemical Manufacturing Co., 1881-1883.

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Creators:
Weir, Julian Alden, 1852-1919
Dates:
1869-1966
Size:
5 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.weirjuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence (mostly typed transcripts); scrapbooks; photographs; sketches; notebooks and scrapbooks and clippings compiled by Dorothy Weir Young in preparation for her book, The Life and Letters of J. Alden Weir (1960, Yale University Press).

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