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Dates:
circa 1815-1959
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Art
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Associations, Clubs, and Societies, circa 1820-1959, consists of materials produced by the many organizations formed in the same period by both professional and amateur artists. Most are cards and circulars promoting exhibitions by these groups and are arranged by name.

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Dates:
1833-1957
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Magic
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Contains books, pamphlets, and clippings with instructions for how to be a magician. Although these materials range in date from the early 19th century to well into the 20th century, the bulk of the materials are undated, but are most likely from the late 19th century. Classic magic tricks, such as card tricks, rope tricks, and mind reading are al...

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Dates:
1750-1945
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Magic
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Catalogues and mail order forms for books and other instructions on performing magic tricks. There are also a few labels from the ice-cream treat "Sundaettes" which show how to do simple magic tricks. Some of the tricks that could be purchased were magic dice, an enchanted egg cup, magic pack of cards, and a magic bag. Some of these materials co...

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Dates:
circa 1846-1924
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Churches
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes catalogues, cards and circulars produced by companies providing a variety of materials for use by churches. These include furniture, linens and vestments, silver and brass ornaments, stained glass, architectural plans, and construction materials.

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Dates:
circa 1903-1984
Level:
series
Size:
4.5 Linear feet (Box 1-5)
Collection ID:
AAA.branpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series includes personal and professional correspondence of Paul Bransom from the beginning of his career until the end of his life. Correspondence includes letters from other artists, art directors and editors, writers, nature and wildlife conservators and zoologists, curators, collectors, printers, engravers, family, and friends. Also found ...

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Creators:
Kiehl's Pharmacy
Morse Laboratories. Kiehl's Pharmacy
Dates:
1920-1973
bulk 1960-1970
Size:
6.5 Cubic feet ( 8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0819
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of formulas and prescriptions for Morse Laboratories and Kiehl's Pharmacy products.

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Dates:
1976-2000
Level:
series
Size:
(Boxes 5-8; 2.65 linear ft.)
Collection ID:
AAA.maripeag
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Business records are arranged alphabetically by folder title. They document the mostly routine affairs of the gallery. Included are: client correspondence, inventory cards (work in stock, pieces returned to artists, and works sold), a nearly complete set of invoices for gallery sales for the period 1976-1986, consignment records, appraisals, exhibi...

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Dates:
1925-1963, circa 1985
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 1; 9 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.sagekay
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series includes Sage's visa, birth certificate, passports, resume, an award, and an essay about Sage written by longtime friend and attorney John S. Monagan. Also found is material concerning Sage's death, including her suicide note, letters she wrote expressing her funeral requests, lists of people to notify, obituaries, and correspondence be...

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Dates:
1953-1983
Level:
series
Size:
3.5 Linear Feet (Boxes 3-6, 13, OVs 16-17)
Collection ID:
AAA.chrihans
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal business records are divided into general, activity, and commission files. General files consist of a card file of designs, a job notebook that includes project information and inventory kept at Christensen's home, price lists, sales records, and vendor files. Activity files contain files for exhibitions in Rochester, Denmark, and Mexico...

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Dates:
1925-2006
Level:
series
Size:
0.7 Linear feet (Box 3-4)
Collection ID:
AAA.bothdorr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal business records include teaching contracts for the California School of Fine Arts, University of California at Berkeley, and the Mendocino Art Center, contracts and royalty statements for the publication of Bothwell's book Notan, insurance records, income tax records, records of a grant from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, records concern...