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Creators:
Lecar, Myron
Dates:
1956-2010
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Myron "Mike" Lecar was born on April 10, 1930 in Brooklyn, New York. He received an S.B. in industrial engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1951 and an M.S. in industrial engineering from Case Institute of Technology in 1953. From 1954 to 1958, Lecar served as an officer in the U. S. Navy, developing and teaching ...

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Creators:
Silberglied, Robert E., 1946-1982
Dates:
1960-1982, with related materials to 1984
Size:
b 20 cu. ft. (20 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7316
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Robert E. Silberglied provide comprehensive documentation of his professional career. They include materials relating to his initial interest in entomology; his academic training; his teaching career at Harvard University; his duties as a staff member of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI); his efforts as a conserv...

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Creators:
Sargent, Charles Sprague, 1841-1927
Lee, Thomas
Sander, Charles
Chestnut Hill Garden Club
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folders include worksheets and several photocopies of articles about the garden.

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Creators:
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman), 1887-1984
Dates:
1880-1984
Size:
14.43 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7335
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee. The Archives would like to thank Paul F. Allen, the executor of the Berry Estate for selecting the Smithsonian Institution Archives as home for the Berry papers; Phillip J. Livoni, a close associate of Drs. Allen and Berry, for his ...

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Underwood, Julian
Underwood, Julian
Underwood, Suzanne
Underwood, Suzanne
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets and photocopies of original plans and an article.

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Creators:
Smith, Myron Bement, 1897-1970
Dates:
bulk September 15, 1951
1951
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Notes (3 leaves), 21.7 cm. x 28 cm)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The Islamic Archives, known formally as The Archive for Islamic Culture and Art, was an outgrowth of Myron Bement Smith's (MBS) belief that photography is an important research tool for the study of architecture. He relied on photography for his research in Italy in the 1920s and again in Iran in the 1930s. He called his personal collection of phot...

According to the official minute, the committee for Islamic Culture reported the following vote, "That Mr. T. Cuyler Young be and hereby is empowered to purchase for the account of this Association all the remaining Segruvian photographis negatives and their catalog list from the American Presbyterian Mission, tehran, for a sum not to exceed {dolla...

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Creators:
Hicks, Jacob
Titus, John
Willis, William
Winthrop, Robert W.
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets, photocopies of articles and other information.

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Creators:
Metropolitan District Commission
City of Cambridge
Koch, Carl
Design Partnership of Cambridge
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

1 folder and 25 digital images. The folder includes worksheets, photocopies of reference prints and other images.

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Creators:
Kiesler, Lillian, 1910?-2001
Dates:
circa 1910s-2003
bulk 1958-2000
Size:
49.1 Linear feet
0.001 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.kieslill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York artist Lillian Kiesler and architect and sculptor Frederick Kiesler measure 49.1 linear feet and 0.001 GB and date from circa 1910s-2003, with the bulk of the material from 1958-2000. The collection documents their personal and professional lives and the legacy of Frederick Kiesler's work through biographical material, correspondence, legal, financial and business records, teaching files, exhibition and performance files, artwork, subject files, printed and digital material, writings and interviews, monographs, photographic material, and sound and video recordings. Also found are papers related to Abstract Expressionist painter Hans Hofmann and the papers of artist Alice Hodges.

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Creators:
Porter, Fairfield
Dates:
1888-2001
bulk 1924-1975
Size:
9.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.portfair
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York-based painter, lithographer, art critic, and poet Fairfield Porter measure 9.3 linear feet and date from 1888 to 2001, with the bulk of material dating from 1924 to 1975. Papers document Porter's life and career through correspondence, writings, business records, printed materials, photographs, and artwork.

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