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Dates:
1926-1966, undated
Level:
file
Size:
(13 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.murcwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.woodsidn
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944
Dates:
1976
1863 - 1968
Size:
15 Cubic feet (49 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0005
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers document Leo H. Baekeland, a Belgian born chemist who invented Velox photographic paper (1893) and Bakelite (1907), an inexpensive, nonflammable, versatile plastic. The papers include student notebooks; private laboratory notebooks and journals; commercial laboratory notes; diaries; patents; technical papers; biographies; newspaper clippings; maps; graphs; blueprints; account books; batch books; formula books; order books; photographs; and correspondence regarding Baekeland, 1887-1943.

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Dates:
circa 1890s-1960s
Level:
series
Size:
3.3 Linear feet (Box 17-18, 25-29)
Collection ID:
AAA.hammfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains 11 scrapbooks and scrapfiles created by Frederick Hammersley and Anna Hammersley. With the exception of a postcard album created by Anna Hammersley, the bulk of the scrapbooks consist of newsclippings, however there are scattered photographss. Frederick Hammersley's scrapbooks contain examples of drawings, paintings, photogr...

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Creators:
Murch, Walter
Dates:
1880-1970
Size:
8.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.murcwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City still life painter and art instructor Walter Tandy Murch date from 1880-1970 and measure 8.2 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials, four diaries, correspondence with colleagues and family members, personal business records, exhibition files, notes and writings, two sketchbooks and additional art work, printed material, and photographs of Murch, family members, and art work.

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Dates:
1967-1968
Level:
file
Size:
(5 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.murcwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1926-1968
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 7-8, 10, OV 11; 50 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.murcwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material consists of clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs for Murch and others, press releases, prospectuses, reproductions of art work and book jackets designed by Murch, programs, brochures, a book about Pierre Bonnard, and miscellaneous printed material.

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Dates:
circa 1880s-1970s
Level:
series
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (Boxes 8 and 11)
Collection ID:
AAA.branpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of two scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs, and exhibition announcements. Neither volume appears to have been made by Bransom himself, and both were part of the donation of Mario Cesar Romero, who had access to the Bransom estate while curating a retrospective exhibition of Bransom's artwork and creating the artwork in...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Political History
Dates:
1985-2012
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-554
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of William L. Bird, Curator, documenting his planning for and creation of the exhibitions Holidays on Display and The Miniature World of Faith Bradford at the National Museum of American History. Holidays on Display, which closed in 2010, examined the art, industry and history of commercial holiday d...

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Dates:
circa 1970s-circa 1980s
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.roseharo
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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