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Creators:
Dreyfuss, Henry, 1904-1972
Dates:
1927-1972
Size:
130 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.1972-88-332-4
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This material does not cover all clients and projects undertaken by Dreyfuss. This collection consists of theater design materials, industrial design materials, primarily, though not exclusively, from the 1950s and 60s, draft copies of his books, including extensive research files for the "Symbol Sourcebook," texts of lectures delivered by Dreyfuss, and biographical material. Included is Dreyfuss's Brown Book which provides an outline of his achievements. Photographs and slides of many of his designs are included. Materials relating to three publications include original drafts of the books with author notes, drawings, photographs, correspondence, and research materials. Also contains materials relating to the symbols exhibition held at the Hallmark Gallery in New York City in 1972.This collection was the source of many of the objects and issues addressed in Cooper-Hewitt's 1997 exhibition, "Henry Dreyfuss: Directing Design", and companion book, "Henry Dreyfuss, Industrial Designer: The Man in the Brown Suit", both conceived by Russell Flinchum. 311 reels of microfilm documenting most of the projects undertaken by Dreyfuss Associates were created by the firm and added to the collection later.

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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 785f., an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. Jittering Jitter-bugs Descriptive Summary: includes the Big Apple Contest of #491.251(3) and moves forward Copyright: Corporate Creator: Sack Amusement Enterprises/RKO Radio Pictures Producer: Director: Performer(s): Hamtree Harrington, Arthur White's Lindy Hoppers, Lee Norm...

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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 980f., an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. It's Swing Ho - Come to the Fair (Jazz at the World's Fair") Descriptive Summary: Crowd scenes relating to the 1939 New York World's Fair, with brief shots of musical celebrities; Glen Gray, Eddie Duchin, Hal Kemp, and Bojangles Copyright: 1939 Corporate Creator: Paramount Pict...

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Creators:
Wood, Arthur Bernie, 1921-1986
Dates:
1942-2001
bulk 1960-1969
Size:
10 Cubic feet (27 boxes, 2 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0962
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A. (Arthur) Bernie Wood (1921-1986) was an advertising designer, consultant, and inventor actively involved in the development of the restaurant franchise industry in America during the 1960s and 1970s. Particularly notable is his work with marketing, promotion, and merchandising for the McDonald's Corporation during its formative years.

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Begun, S. Joseph (Semi Joseph), 1905-1995
Dates:
1888-2000
bulk 1927-1995
Size:
21 Cubic feet (46 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0535
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Semi Joseph Begun was a pioneer in magnetic recording. The papers document Begun's professional career in the field of magnetic recording.

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Creators:
Friedman, Dan, 1945-1995
Dates:
1967 - 1995
Size:
16 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1277
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

General correspondence files contain all communications that do not pertain to a specific project. Because Friedman's personal life and business were so interconnected, many of his business associates also shared personal correspondence with the designer.,Materials in this collection document Friedman's work from 1967, as a student, until his death...

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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 915f., b&w, an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. Lazy Rhythms Starring the Mills Brothers - A Musical Film Review Copyright: 1944 Corporate Creator: The New Official Films Producer: Director: William Forest Crouch Performer(s): The Mills Brothers Song Title(s): a. "Lazy River" b. "Rockin' Chair" c. "Til Then" 2. Movi...

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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 710f. Copyright: 1934 Corporate Creator: RKO Radio Pictures/The Vitaphone Corporation, "A Van Beuren Production", Sack Amusement Enterprises Associate Producer: Meyer Davis Director: Leigh Jason Performer(s): Ethel Waters, The Southernaires, Hamtree Harrington, Frank Wilson, Rosamund Johnson Choir Song Title(s): 1. "Taki...

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 975f. Copyright: Performance Date: Corporate Creator: Producer: Director: Performer(s): Stan Kenton Video reference copy available.

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0694
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

5 inch open reel audiotape, 00:30 Corporate Creator: Inter-Americas Advertising, Secaucus, New Jersey

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