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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:
Blashfield, Edwin Howland, 1848-1936
Dates:
1850-1980
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.blasedwi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Awards, medals, photographs, drawings, printed material and miscellany.

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Dates:
1857-1919
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0178
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes information about Krüsi, pastor of the German Presbyterian Church in New York City. He performed christenings, weddings, and funerals for the Steinway family and is mentioned frequently in William's diaries. Pastor Krüsi's descendents donated the Steinway materials relating to Rev. Krüsi in this collection. These include school records, a...

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Dates:
1919-1987
Level:
series
Size:
21.9 Linear feet (Boxes 1-22)
Collection ID:
AAA.hitchenp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files consist of Henry-Russell Hitchcock's personal and professional correspondence, as well as subject files relating to academic research, teaching, curatorial interests, and professional associations. Subject files are comprised mainly of correspondence and printed material, with a small number of photographs that mostly relate to exhibitions an...