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Dates:
1880 September 18 to 1881 March 1
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0984
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Volume 7 is a bound scrapbook with numbered pages and index. There are no notes in the index. This volume contains a large number of articles dealing with the Afghan War, the presidential election of 1880, debates and stories about the Civil War, foreign news and affairs, and illustrations of notable constructions and buildings. Within this volume...

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Creators:
Smith, Myron Bement, 1897-1970
Blake, Marion Elizabeth
Dates:
circa 1910-1970
Size:
192 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The Myron Bement Smith collection consists of two parts, the papers of Myron Bement Smith and his wife Katharine and the Islamic Archives. It contains substantial material about his field research in Italy in the 1920s and his years working on Islamic architecture in Iran in the 1930s. Letters describe the milieu in which he operated in Rochester NY and New York City in the 1920s and early 1930s; the Smiths' life in Iran from 1933 to 1937; and the extensive network of academic and social contacts that Myron and Katharine developed and maintained over his lifetime. The Islamic Archives was a project to which Smith devoted most of his professional life. It includes both original materials, such as his photographs and notes, and items acquired by him from other scholars or experts on Islamic art and architecture. Smith intended the Archives to serve as a resource for scholars interested in the architecture and art of the entire Islamic world although he also included some materials about non-Islamic architecture.

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Creators:
Wheeler, Charlotte Phillips
O'Hara, Mercer W.
Zikopoulos, Marianthi
Scott, Lyn
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes a worksheet, a narrative description and history, garden plans, a plant list, and copies of articles and brochures about the garden and nature center.

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Creators:
Moffett, Ross
Dates:
circa 1870-1992
Size:
7.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.moffross
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This collection measures 7.7 linear feet, dates from circa 1870 to 1992, and documents the life and career of painter Ross Moffett and, to a lesser extent, the life and career of his wife, painter, lithographer, etcher, and illustrator, Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett. The collection includes correspondence, photographs, artwork including sketchbooks, and printed material including published writings, newspaper clippings, press releases, and exhibition catalogs.

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Creators:
Barrett, Oliver O'Connor, b. 1908
Dates:
1930-1980
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.barroliv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, art works, writings, photographs, printed material, and business records document Barrett's sculpture and life.

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Creators:
Brod, F. (Fritzi), 1900-
Dates:
1932-1977
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.brodf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, clippings, books and exhibition catalogs documenting Fritzi Brod's career and the Chicago art scene from the early 1920s to the early 1950s.

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Dates:
1913
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhnwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

[3 letters with illegible signatures] Abbott, J.B. (Art Association of Montreal) Abendschein, Albert A.C. Rowe and Son Allen, C.L. Alverson Press Angue, D.G. ( -- Everybody's Magazine -- ) Ashwell, Thomas E. ( -- Arts and Decoration -- ) Association of American Painters and Sculptors Austin, W.C. (Actors' Fund of America) Bach, Richar...

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Creators:
Thiebaud, Wayne
Dates:
1944-2001
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.thiewayn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Sacramento painter, printmaker, and teacher Wayne Thiebaud date from 1944 through 2001 and measure 1.0 linear foot. Thiebaud's prolific painting career is documented in this collection mostly through exhibition catalogs, printed materials, original artwork, photographs, and ephemera. His career as an art professor at the University of California at Davis is documented to a lesser extent.

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Dates:
1945
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kraugall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

(Vernon Smith including biographical information; State University of Iowa; illustrated letter from Katharine Sturgis)

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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...