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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services
Dates:
1899-1913, 1949, 1960-1978
Size:
12 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes) (13 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 637
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records contain project files, blueprints, contract and work files, photographs, and correspondence related to several renovation projects. Included are renovation and restoration plans for the Arts and Industries Building, the Patent Office Building (home to the National Collection of Fine Arts and National Portrait Gallery), and the ...

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Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1890-1929
Size:
57.93 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (104 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (1 12x17 box) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 45
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the growth and management of the Smithsonian from 1890 to 1929. Of special interest is the Institution's entry into the field of the fine arts through the creation of the National Gallery of Art and the Freer Gallery of Art. The Smithsonian continued to pursue a wide variety of other interests as well. Thus, the...

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Creators:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919
Dates:
1876-1931
Size:
131 Linear feet (29 architectural drawings)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The personal papers of Charles Lang Freer, the industrialist and art collector who founded the Freer Gallery of Art. The papers include correspondence, diaries, art inventories, scrapbooks of clippings on James McNeil Whistler and other press clippings, and photographs.

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Creators:
Haupt, Enid A. (Enid Annenberg), 1906-2005
Carlhian, Jean Paul
Collins, Lester, -1993
Seferlis, Constantine, 1928-2005
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.SGI
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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Beal, Gifford, 1879-1956
Andrews, Ambrose, 1805-1859
Bates, Edward, 1793-1869
Bohrod, Aaron
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Dates:
1779-1981
Level:
series
Size:
14 Items (Letters, written in ink, ball point, graphite, typewritter)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2009.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This folder is an amalgamation of letters written and recieved by prominent figures in 19th and 20th century American art. Included in the folder are letters by Ambrose Andrews, Edward Bates, Gifford Beal, Aaron Bohrod, Carroll Clear, Samuel Colman, Josephine Daskam, Daniel Denison Rogers, William Elliot, George de Forest Brush, and Chester Harding...

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Dates:
1926-1974, undated
Level:
series
Size:
22 Linear feet (Boxes 1-22; Reels 5488-5545)
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of the business and personal correspondence of Edith Gregor Halpert and the Downtown Gallery. For the most part, this series is general business correspondence concerning routine activities of the Downtown Gallery, including the American Folk Art Gallery and the Daylight Gallery, both operated by the Downtown Gallery on the sam...

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Creators:
Ferguson, John Calvin, 1866-1945
Dates:
circa 1850s-1988
bulk 1900-1945
Size:
6.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.33
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The John Calvin Ferguson Family papers measure 6.4 linear feet, and date from circa 1850s to 1988, with the bulk dating from 1900 to 1945. The bulk of the papers consists of John Calvin Ferguson's personal, professional, and family correspondence, and correspondence between other members of the Ferguson family. The papers also include biographical materials; sermons, speeches, and writings by Ferguson and others; printed materials, both collected and given to Ferguson; and photographs, including five photograph albums.

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Brumbaugh, Thomas B. (Thomas Brendle), 1921-
Dates:
1831-1979
Size:
73 Items (Letters, written in ink, ball point, graphite, typewriter)
26 Items (Stamps)
3 Items (Photographs)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2009.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection is an amalgamation of letters written and recieved by prominent figures in 19th and 20th century American Art. Included in the collection is a significant portion of letters from Abbott Thayer to correspondents from his circle of family, friends and art world figures such as Maria Oakey Dewing and Samuel Coleman.

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Creators:
Gordon, Elizabeth, 1906-2000
Dates:
1958-1987
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1988.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Papers, 1959-1987, of Elizabeth Gordon, editor of the periodical, House Beautiful from 1941-1964, mostly related to her research for the August and September 1960 issues of House Beautiful regarding the Japanese aesthetic concept of "shibui", and the subsequent travelling "shibui exhibition" from 1961-1964. Included are correspondence, some photocopies, 1959-1963; notes; drafts for articles and lectures; printed material including magazine and newspaper clippings, 1959-1987; 2 books, and exhibition announcements; drawings of paper and foil art; a photo album containing photos of exhibition installations; and photographs, slides, color transparencies, and lantern slides depicting people, sites, and objects reflecting the "shibui" aesthetic.

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Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Size:
1 Volume (Sketchbook (51 pages), 12.6 cm. x 20.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- SK-17 is the seventeenth of a series of thirty-five sketchbooks (Skizzenbücher), in which Ernst Herzfeld recorded his observations on topography, landscape, reliefs, archaeological remains, architecture, and decorative motifs related to Istakhr (Iran), Naqsh-i Rustam (Iran), and Persepolis (Iran).

- Original handwritten title on cover reads: "Ernst Herzfeld; Skizzenbuch XVII: Persepolis."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 1 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], measurements for beginning of Apadana drainage system."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 6 reads, "Istakhr [(Iran)], measurements for plan; and for excavation sounding No. 3."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 7 reads, "Istakhr [(Iran)], elevation of city wall (30.11.[19]32), [see FSA A.6 05.0835]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 8 reads, "Istakhr [(Iran)], measurements for excavation sounding No. 4 and sketches of two column bases."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 9 reads, "Istakhr [(Iran)], sketch elevation and plan of excavation sounding No. 4."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 10 reads, "Istakhr [(Iran)], measurements for excavation sounding No. 2."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 12 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tripylon [(Council Hall)]: elevation of stairway [before excavation]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 14 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], main gateway [Gate of All Lands], southern doorway: plan and elevation [including decorative stone ring of west socket stone]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 15 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], main gateway [Gate of All Lands], eastern doorway: plan and elevation [including decorative stone ring of west socket stone]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 16 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], main gateway [Gate of All Lands], western doorway: plan and elevation, [see FSA A.6 05.0848, FSA A.6 05.0882]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 17 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], main gateway [Gate of All Lands]: [stone] mason's mark and detail of volute, [see FSA A.6 05.1143, FSA A.6 05.1181]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 18 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], left) TaĊara [Tachara Palace (Palace of Darius)]: plan of south-east corner; right) Hadish (Palace of Xerxes): section of vestibule and plan of drainage system north of Hadish, [see FSA A.6 05.1471]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 19 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], section of column base."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 20 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Apadana: drawings of canals in north section of great Hall [Audience Hall], [see FSA A.6 05.0849; FSA A.6 05.0877]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 21 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Apadana: plan of drainage system in south-east corner."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 22 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hadish [(Palace of Xerxes)]: column bases north of Hadish in front of small staircase [eastern stairway], [see FSA A.6 05.0884]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 23 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], drainage system north of TaĊara [Tachara Palace (Palace of Darius)], [see FSA A.6 05.0846; FSA A.6 05.0877]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 24 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Apadana: drainage system in north-west section of hundred-column hall [Audience Hall], [see FSA A.6 05.0852; FSA A.6 05.0877]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 25 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Apadana]: drainage system in hundred-column hall [Audience Hall], [see FSA A.6 05.0877]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 26 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Throne Hall]: stairway to drainage system, east of hundred-column hall, [see FSA A.6 05.0877]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 27 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], foundation levels of Apadana and hundred-column Hall [(Throne Hall)]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 28 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], TaĊara [Tachara Palace (Palace of Darius)]: [design of] walking lion [on hem of King's gown in relief], [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1689, FSA A.6 04.GN.1690]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 29 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Apadana]: reconstruction of glazed-brick decoration with color notes, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0335, FSA A.6 04.GN.0336; FSA A.6 04.GN.0337, FSA A.6 04.GN.0338]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 30 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], TaĊara [Tachara Palace (Palace of Darius)]: [design of] walking lion [on hem of King's gown in relief], on northern doorway, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.1689, FSA A.6 04.GN.1690]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 31 to 41 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], measurements for plans of various structures and drainage system on terrace complex."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 43 reads, "Istakhr [(Iran)], elevation of city wall, [see FSA A.6 05.0835]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 44 and 45 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Office of the Guards on the north wall of Terrace complex]: [plan of the upper story], [see FSA A.6 05.0778; FSA A.6 05.0828]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 47 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Fratadara [Temple]: section of plan east of room five, [see FSA A.6 05.0873]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 48 reads, "Naqsh-i Rustam [(Iran)], [sacred precinct]: measurements for the enclosure wall."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 49 reads, "Naqsh-i Rustam [(Iran)]: plan of the enclosure wall, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.2225]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 50 reads, "Naqsh-i Rustam [(Iran)], unidentified building."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 51 reads, "Naqsh-i Rustam [(Iran)], [sacred precinct]: more measurements for the enclosure wall."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 52 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Hadish (Palace of Xerxes), western stairway: measurements."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 53 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], east of TaĊara [Tachara Palace (Palace of Darius)]: plan and drainage system, [see FSA A.6 05.0846]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 54 reads, "Naqsh-i Rustam [(Iran)], [sacred precinct]: measurements for the enclosure wall."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 55 reads, "Naqsh-i Rustam [(Iran)], [sacred precinct]: plan for the enclosure wall, [see FSA A.6 05.0779; FSA A.6 05.0795]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 56 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Tripylon [(Council Hall)], [courtyard south] of Tripylon: plan of small column bases, [see FSA A.6 05.0873]."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 57 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], Apadana: [plan of rooms located on the north-east corner of the structure], [see FSA A.6 05.0849]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 60 to 84 reads, "Istakhr [(Iran)]and [Naqsh-i Rustam (Iran)], measurements for area plan, Nov.14, 1933."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 85 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], drainage opening near great stairway."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 86, 87, to 88 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], graves (?) and [drainage system]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 89 to 95 reads, "Istakhr [(Iran)]: fragments of Achaemenian column, re-used in a Medieval mosque, [see FSA A.6 05.0732; FSA A.6 05.1167; FSA A.6 05.1168; FSA A.6 05.1169]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 96 and 97 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], graves on moutain to north."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 98 reads, "Gerdek [(Turkey)], measurements for plotting of mound."

- In Finding Aid, caption for pg. 99 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], unexplained plan [possibly eastern wall of Terrace complex]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 100, 101, and 102 reads, "Akhur-i Rustam [(Iran)], astudans [(astodans, rock-cut cavities)], [entrance door to the tomb as well as half-columns with impost-block depicting a pair of animal protomes]."

- In Finding Aid, captions for pg. 103 and 104 reads, "Persepolis [(Iran)], [Apadana]: reconstruction of glazed-brick decoration with color notes, [see FSA A.6 04.GN.0335, FSA A.6 04.GN.0336; FSA A.6 04.GN.0337, FSA A.6 04.GN.0338]."

Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 2: Sketchbooks; Subseries 2.07: Persepolis: Sketchbook 17

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