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Creators:
Bonnel Family
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919
Lyall, Earl Harvey
Summit Garden Club
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets and other information.

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Creators:
Gates, Bill, 1955-
Buffett, Warren
Giving Pledge, LLC
Dates:
2010 - 2015
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1360
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of letters or statements from 62 persons agreeing to Warren Buffett's and Bill Gates's challenge to donate 95% of their wealth to charities.

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Creators:
Betty Stanley, Mrs
Roy, Christopher D.
Stanley, C. Maxwell, 1904-1984 (collector and philanthropist)
Dates:
1985
Size:
120 slides (photographs) (1 volume , color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1987-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs of art objects collected by Maxwell C., 1904-1984, and Betty Stanley. The Stanley's had begun to collect African art objects during a business trip to West Africa in the 1960s, and they gradually acquired nearly 600 pieces. The objects are found today in the University of Iowa Museum. Events documented include official government ceremonies with staged indigenous dances; rituals in villages such as young members of the female sande society returning from the initiation camp; and visits by foreign heads of state such as Queen Elizabeth II and Josip Broz Tito of Yoguslavia. Art works include figures, masks, musical instruments, sculptures and staffs.

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Creators:
De Ferrari, Gabriella
New School University
Dates:
1931-2011
bulk 1975-2011
Size:
7.7 Linear feet
0.012 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.defemari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian Gabriella De Ferrari measure 7.7 linear feet and 0.012 GB and date from 1931-2011, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1975-2011. The collection provides an overview of her activities as an arts administrator, writer, and philanthropist through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, extensive writings and notes, subject files, printed and digital material, scrapbooks, and photographs.

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Creators:
McCrindle, Joseph F.
Dates:
1877-2013
Size:
5.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York art collector and philanthropist, Joseph F. McCrindle, measure 5.3 linear feet and date from 1877-2013. The collection documents McCrindle's art collecting, art donations, philanthropy, family affairs, and personal estate. Found are extensive art inventories, sales receipts, gift and loan documentation, and photographs of artwork. The papers also include Joseph McCrindle's estate records and wills, family papers, records from the Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation, correspondence with museums and galleries, and photographs of McCrindle and family members.

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Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1925-1997
Dates:
1837-1984
bulk 1935-1979
Size:
4.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fleilawr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art collectors, art patrons, and philanthropists Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman measure 4.9 linear feet and date from 1837 to 1984, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1935-1979. The papers are comprised mostly of correspondence with artists, museums, and arts organizations. Also found are scattered biographical materials, artists' autograph letters purchased by the Fleischmans, exhibition files, notes and writings, printed material, and photographs.

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Dates:
2018-06-28
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (digital audio file)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2018
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Jim Deutsch; Hayk Demoyan; Noubar Afeyan; Shant Mardirossian; The Armenian American Diaspora(s) are made up of several waves of migration. This session explores the legacy of Armenians in America and Armenian involvement in humanitarian efforts around the world today. Participants include historian and author of Armenians in America: A 400-year Her...

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Dates:
2018-07-07
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (digital audio file)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2018
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Jim Deutsch; Levon Avdoyan; Noubar Afeyan; The Armenian American Diaspora(s) are made up of several waves of migration. This session explores the legacy of Armenians in America and Armenian involvement in humanitarian efforts around the world today. Participants include historian and author of Armenians in America: A 400-year Heritage Hayk Demoyan;...

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Dates:
1894-1935
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Steel
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Contains biographical summaries of the life of Andrew Carnegie and his innovation within the steel industry. The publication Steel Manufacture in the United States by Carnegie as well as transcripts of additional addresses are also within the materials. Andrew Carnegie was a Scottish immigrant who became an industrialist and philanthropist in the...

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