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Creators:
Biddle, George, 1885-1973
Dates:
circa 1910-1970
Size:
0.76 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.biddgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York painter and muralist George Biddle (1885-1973), measure 0.76 linear feet and date from circa 1910-1970. The collection includes a certificate signed by President Harry Truman, transcripts of Biddle's diaries, a manuscript of a memoir about meeting President Franklin Roosevelt, three letters from William Hunt Diederich's daughter, transcripts of letters from Bernard Berenson, sketches and mural studies, and two glass plate negatives.

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Creators:
Brinley, Putnam
Dates:
1879-1984
Size:
14.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brindani
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and muralist Daniel Putnam Brinley and his wife, linguist and writer Kathrine Sanger Brinley, date from 1879 to 1984 and measure 14.3 linear feet. The Brinleys' careers and lives are documented in biographical materials, as well as extensive correspondence with one another, family, friends, art galleries, organizations, publishers, and others. Also found within the papers are writings by both, including 16 diaries (1 by Daniel Putnam Brinley and the rest by Kathrine), essays, manuscripts, typescripts, notes and notebooks, poetry, and various other writings. There are mural commission files, files for organizations of which the Brinleys were members, financial and legal records, exhibition catalogs, news clippings, and other printed material. Also found are photographs of the Brinleys, family, friends, travels, and artwork, and six sketchbooks and original artwork by Daniel Putnam Brinley.

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Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1832-1977
Size:
60.54 Cubic feet (consisting of 131 boxes, 13 folders, 17 oversize folders, 20 map case folders, 2 flat boxes (1 full, 1 partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Railroads
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Railroads forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Ferne, Hortense T., 1885-1976
Dates:
1932-1933
Size:
180 acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
71 Photographic Prints (gelatin silver, 10 x 13 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.045
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 180 black-and-white acetate negatives and 71 gelatin silver prints taken by American artist Hortense Ferne. The images depict scenes of everyday life in the Mexican states of Oaxaca, Puebla, Morales, Guerrero and the Federal District, as well as the Teotihuacán archaeological site. A few images of San Jose Mission and the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas, are also present.

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Creators:
Porto Rico Cigars
Dates:
1900
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tobacco
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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United States. Department of the Treasury
Second Liberty Loan
United States. Department of the Treasury
Dates:
1917 Oct. 1-28
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Oversize; Multi-color, 92 x 122.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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United States. Navy
United States. Navy
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/2 size; , 76.5 x 51 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: U.S. Sailor holding a signal flag with four warships in background

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United States. Navy
Carleton, Clifford
United States. Navy
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Oversize; Multi-color, 91.5 x 137 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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United States. Navy
Brangwyn, Frank, Sir, 1867-1956
United States. Navy
Dates:
circa 1917
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Oversize; Multi-color, 158 x 203 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: U.S. sailor in a lifeboat pointing toward a sinking ship

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United States. Navy
Sterner, Albert Edward
United States. Navy
Dates:
1917
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Oversize; Multi-color, 149.5 x 102.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: Columbia [?] dressed in armor and holding a sword and pointing to the left standing next to a U.S. soldier holding the U.S. flag

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