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Collection ID:
Accession 95-164
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Portraits by Brady: Imperial Photographs from the Harvard College Library April 1986 - August 1986

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Accession 98-139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Portraits by Brady: Imperial Photographs from the Harvard College Library - April 25 to August 24, 1986

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of Exhibitions
Dates:
1983-1994
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records pertaining to the planning and development of nine exhibitions (Blessed Are the Peacemakers; U.S. Grant: The Man and the Image; Portraits by Brady: Imperial Photographs from the Harvard College Library; Noble Heritage: Five Centuries of Portraits from the Hosokawa Family; The Spirit of the Party: Hamilto...

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Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882
Dates:
1866-1868
Size:
61 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.077
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Alexander Gardner (1821-1882) was a photographer best known for his portraits of President Abraham Lincoln, his American Civil War photographs, and his photographs of American Indian delegations. This collection contains 61 albumen prints that were shot by Gardner circa 1866-1868 and held in General William T. Sherman's personal collection. Photographs depict American Indian tribes and Peace Commissioners involved in the 1868 Fort Laramie Treaty; photographs shot along the Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division in 1867; and photographs of American Indian delegations visiting Washington, D. C. from 1866-1868.

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National Portrait Gallery. Department of Exhibitions and Collections Management
Dates:
1986-2004
Size:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-055
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the work of the Department of Exhibitions and Collections Management in the preparation and development of exhibitions at the National Portrait Gallery, particularly the movement of art objects on loan both to and from the museum. Exhibitions documented include Andy Warhol's Flash - November ...

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Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Dates:
ca. 1930s
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Dates:
1944 October 7
ca. 1944
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (7" x 5"..)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.05
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Job Number: 49129

Ink on negative: "Mr. Sterling Brown 3-5x7 - 3-8x10". Tape on negative: " "C" 1-8x10". Portrait of Mr. Brown with head resting against hand. Sterling Brown was a poet and professor of English at Howard University. No edge imprint.

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Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
undated
1911-1922
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, [possibly nitrate] 10" x 8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.05
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Job Number: 12948

Posed studio portrait of Miller in morning suit with his hand resting on the back of a chair. Ink on negative: "12948 Prof K. Miller - 1 - B & W - 8 x 10". Ink on envelope: "Kelly Miller standing". No edge imprint. Pencil retouching of face and hands.

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Lynes, Russell, 1910-1991
Dates:
1930-1986
Size:
2.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lyneruss
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of author, art critic, and art historian Russell Lynes, measure 2.9 linear feet and date from 1930-1986. The bulk of the material is related to Lynes's research for his 1973 book, The Good Old Modern: An Intimate Portrait of the Museum of Modern Art. Also included are some personal papers and photographs.

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Davis, Gene, 1920-1985
Dates:
1920-2000
bulk 1942-1990
Size:
17.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.davigene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of the artist Gene Davis measure 17.7 linear feet and date from 1920-2000, with the bulk of materials dating from 1942-1990. Papers document Davis's personal life and his career as an artist and educator, as well as his career as a journalist in the 1940s and 1950s, through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, business records, estate records, writings by and about Gene Davis, printed materials concerning Davis's art career, personal and art-related photographs, and artwork by Davis and others.

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