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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1790-1967
Size:
1.57 Cubic feet (consisting of 3 boxes, 2 folders, 7 oversize folders, 2 map case folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Bakers
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: Bakers and Baking 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 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:
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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Creators:
Ahl family
Dates:
1890-1980
bulk circa 1900-1953
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (4 volumes on 1 microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.ahlfami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilm collection of the Ahl family scrapbooks consist of one scrapbook of material related to Henry Hammond Ahl, one related to Eleanor Curtis Ahl, and two related to Henry Curtis Ahl. The Henry Hammond Ahl volume dates from 1890 to 1953 and includes a membership certificate to the Phi Gamma Mu Honor Society and a business card; corres...

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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:
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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Creators:
Lomas Garza, Carmen
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1997 Apr. 10-May 27
Size:
5 Sound cassettes (Sound recording (4 hrs.), analog)
122 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.garza97
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Carmen Lomas Garza conducted 1997 Apr. 10-May 27, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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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:
Public Works of Art Project
Dates:
1933-1934
Size:
18 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.publworr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected records of the PWAP include the following series: Central Office (Washington, D.C.) Correspondence and Related Records, including progress reports, minutes of meetings, and finance records (reels DC1-3); Correspondence and Personal Files of Edward P. Rowan, Technical Director (reels DC3-4); Central Office Correspondence With Artists (reels...

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Creators:
Smithson, Robert
Dates:
1905-1987
bulk 1952-1987
Size:
15.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.smitrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor, writer, and earthworks artist Robert Smithson and his wife, sculptor, filmmaker, and earthworks artist Nancy Holt measure 15.1 linear feet and date from 1905 to 1987, with the bulk of the material dating from 1952 to 1987. The papers consist of Smithson's biographical material; business and personal correspondence, much of it with artists; interview transcripts; extensive writings and project files; financial records; printed material; a scrapbook of clippings; holiday cards with original prints and sketches; photographic material; and artifacts. Also found are project files related to Nancy Holt's motion picture film Pine Barrens and her seminal environmental work of art Sun Tunnels, including a video documentary about Sun Tunnels.

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