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Dates:
circa 1905-1920, undated
Level:
series
Size:
0.3 Linear feet (Boxes 4-5)
Collection ID:
AAA.bacopegg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings include a school notebook of Peggy Bacon's with graded writing assignments, one of which contains an illustration. Also found are poems and notes written by Peggy Bacon, and poems by others. Manuscripts of several short stories and a novel-length work by Charles Roswell Bacon are present, including titles such as "Autobiography of a Failur...

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Dates:
1917-1995
Level:
series
Size:
1.3 Linear feet (Boxes 7-8)
Collection ID:
AAA.lanueyre
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings include drafts, copies, and notes for de Lanux's short stories from the 1920s until the 1980s and annotated entries and drafts of her magazine column, Letters to Elizabeth. Also found are Eyre's poems, a note written to Paris, and notes concerning interior decoration. Writings by others include handwritten poems by Ann Lee, travel journals...

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Dates:
1948-1987
Level:
series
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (Boxes 4-5)
Collection ID:
AAA.arnohers
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains sketches by Herstand and his illustrations published in two monographs: 7 Poems by Alexandra Crawford and Ways of Happening by Bruce Berlind. Also found is Herstand's cover artwork for Bruce Berlind's poem Three Larks for a Loony. Artwork by other artists includes a sketch of Herstand by Ugo Giannini, an inscribed drawing by Ed...

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Creators:
Vidal, Teodoro
Dates:
1592-1992
Size:
4 Cubic feet (15 boxes, 10 oversized folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0712
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Maps, prints, posters, religious articles, publications and photographs, relating to the history and culture of Puerto Rico. Mr. Vidal's family and personal papers are also included.

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Dates:
circa 1725-1850
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Autographs
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

General Subjects, circa 1725-1850, are autograph albums, containing poems, jokes and inspirational messages from friends of the owners, were popular in the late nineteenth century. This series also includes two diaries by unknown persons, lists of household expenses (circa 1725) and other legal and business documents. Several unsigned poems and oth...

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Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Electronic discs (CD)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1379
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Shigin is a performance of reciting a Japanese poem or a Chinese poem usually chanted by an individual or in a group.

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Dates:
1848-1923, 1969
Level:
series
Size:
(Boxes 5-7, 10; 1.7. linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.veddelih
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of drafts, manuscripts, typescripts, and illustrations for various books that Vedder wrote late in his career after he had stopped painting, including his autobiographical book, The Digressions of V (1910), and his books of verses, Miscellaneous Moods (privately printed in 1915), Thoughts While Dressing and Undressing (seemingl...

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Dates:
1921-1965
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 1; 6 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.masoalic
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings and notes by Alice Trumbull Mason include four notebooks. One notebook is entitled "History of Art" and contains her notes about famous artists, and the others contain poems, stories, and other creative writing. Also found are notes and lists, including various lists of artwork and address lists. This series also contains other writings, s...

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Dates:
undated
1849-1905
Level:
series
Size:
0.8 Linear feet (Box 2-4)
Collection ID:
AAA.richwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings include essays written by Richards in the early 1950s including "Flowers" and "The Spirit of Toil," as well as several essays for the Forensic and Literary Circle of Philadelphia. Also found are unpublished, homemade magazines, created by Richards, Anna, and their children. "London Days: A Homemade Magazine of Literature, Art, Science and ...

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Creators:
Frazee, John, 1790-1852
Dates:
1819-1966
bulk 1819-1893
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.frazejoh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor and architect John Frazee measure 0.6 linear feet, and date from 1819-1966, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1819-1893. These scattered papers contain documentation of Frazee's early career as a gravestone carver, his commission to design the New York Customs House, and his busts of John Jay, the Marquis De Lafayette, and other famous figures. There is also correspondence with family members, genealogical materials, sketches of Frazee monuments and stone engravings, poems and notes by Frazee, printed materials, a few financial documents, photographs of works of art, and a plaster cast of a medal.

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