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Creators:
St. Cyr, Lili,, 1917-1999
Tombers, Mathew
Dates:
1917-1999
Size:
3 Cubic feet (10 boxes, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1451
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection measures about 3 cubic feet, dates from 1917 to 1999, and documents the life and career of the prominent burlesque stripteaser Lili St. Cyr. Found within the papers are personal financial documents; photographs of her family; her personal passport holder; publicity shots of Dardy Orlando and herself; correspondence with family and friends; business contracts; newspaper clippings and magazine articles, featuring and advertising her work; and biographical materials, including notes, drafts, contracts, photographs, a couple audio reels, a recorded interview with St. Cyr on 18 audio cassette tapes, and two biographies. The papers reflect Lili St. Cyr's personality as a performer and as a person.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
circa 1831-1981
Size:
9.87 Cubic feet (consisting of 21 boxes, 1 folder, 13 oversize folders, 7 map case folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Seed
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: Seed Industry and Trade 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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Dates:
circa 1970-2013
Level:
series
Size:
3 Linear feet (Boxes 1-3)
Collection ID:
AAA.artsrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Richard Artschwager's correspondence is with museums, galleries, artists, art historians, academic institutions, collectors, and publishers. Subjects include the scheduling of exhibitions, loans, preparation of catalog essays; speaking engagements and teaching positions; Artschwager's participation in art-related events; and requests for reproduct...

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Dates:
1871-1989, undated
Level:
series
Size:
1 Linear foot (Box 1-2)
Collection ID:
AAA.borgsolo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series includes Solon Borglum's incoming and outgoing professional correspondence. Materials dated after 1922 are Monica Borglum Davies' incoming correspondence regarding Solon's artwork and legacy. Solon's correspondence is with galleries and foundries, such as the Milch Gallery and Roman Bronze Works, concerning the sale or production of his...

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Dates:
1870-2003
bulk 1962-1985
Level:
series
Size:
255 Photographic prints
28 slides (photographs)
12.5 Linear feet
15 negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.072
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This series makes up the bulk of the collection. The records within consist of the original accession records for the Indian Arts and Crafts Board Headquarters Collection. The majority of the records are made up of original catalog cards, purchase orders, invoices, and correspondence between artists, IACB field representatives, commercial entities,...

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Dates:
1931-1997
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 5-13; 9 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.falkclai
Repository:
Archives of American Art

There is extensive correspondence with friends, family, galleries, clients, museums, collectors, and writers. The files contain original incoming correspondence and duplicate copies of outgoing correspondence, some with several drafts. Correspondence concerns many family, personal, and art-related topics and work, including upcoming exhibitions, co...

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Dates:
circa 1897-circa 1929
Level:
subseries
Size:
0.75 Linear feet (Boxes 1, 12, OVs 13-14)
Collection ID:
AAA.volkleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material includes five address books and addresses on notes and business cards; biographical notes and résumés for Douglas Volk and his sons, Gerome and Wendell Volk; a hand-drawn and colored map of Hewnoaks; and a travel itinerary for Volk's 1919 trip to Europe, written on the back of a map of France and Belgium. Miscellaneous materi...

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Dates:
1868-1919
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Express
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Appointment announcements. Business cards. Organizational chart (1902 June 2). Building Business Around the World (booklet, 1919). Stock holder notices and dividend declarations. Employees' Aid Society Annual Report (1894). Legal contract between the Boston and Maine Railroad and the American Express Company (1907 April 25).

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Dates:
1848-1964, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Engineering
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries is comprised of materials from firms engaged in various activities in the engineering field, including machine and structural design; drafting; surveying; tool and machine repair and maintenance; consulting and inspection; and the manufacture of machine parts and factory equipment. The series consists of business cards; brochures, ca...

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Dates:
circa 1968-2001
Level:
series
Size:
2.3 Linear feet (Boxes 3-5)
Collection ID:
AAA.campgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Business records include administrative files, business notebooks, and financial records. Administrative files include clippings and correspondence regarding arts law and art theft [not at the Charles Campbell Gallery], business registration records, advertisements for photography and conservation services, mailing lists, gallery stationary and si...