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Creators:
Lay, Oliver Ingraham, 1845-1890
Lay, Charles Downing, 1877-1956
Dates:
1789-2000
bulk 1870-1996
Size:
10.54 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.layoliv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Oliver Ingraham Lay, Charles Downing Lay, and Lay Family Papers measure 10.54 linear feet and date from 1789 through 2000, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1870-1996. The collection presents an overview of the personal lives and careers of painter, Oliver Ingraham Lay and his son, landscape architect, Charles Downing Lay. In addition, there are the papers of Lay family members and friends, including those of the Marian Wait Lay family (wife of Oliver Ingraham Lay) and of the Laura Gill Lay family (wife of Charles Downing Lay). Also found are the papers of the landscape and nature painter Fidelia Bridges. The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, diaries, writings and notes, scrapbooks, family business records, exhibition files, printed material, as well as original artwork, sketches, a sketchbook, landscape designs, and photographs.

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Dates:
1883-1916
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.layoliv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This subseries houses Charles Downing Lay's sketches, a sketchbook, landscape designs, and a scrapbook of artwork; a sketch by Laura Lay; and loose sketches by various family members. Charles Downing Lay's watercolor, pencil, and ink sketches depict head and figure studies, landscapes, interior layouts, and architectural design elements. Also fo...

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Creators:
Breese family
Morse Family
Dates:
1772-1846
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.breemors
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal and business correspondence.

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Creators:
Lekakis, Michael, 1907-
Dates:
1940-1990
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.lekamich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; U.S. Army records; postcards; telegrams; a monologue; photographs; catalogs; clippings; and publications.

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Creators:
Historical Records Survey (U.S.)
Dates:
1935-1942
Size:
4.4 Linear feet ((on 12 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.histreco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records documenting activities of the Survey to inventory portraits in America done before 1860 in the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

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Creators:
American Foundation for the Study of Man
Dates:
1952
Size:
1 Painting
12 Photographs
1 Item (folio)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2015.07
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Photographs and Folio created by American Foundation for Study of Man Two reports sent to Bayard Colgate, member of the Board of Directors of the American Foundation for the Study of Man in 1952 summarizing the expeditions between 1950 and 1952. One is a letter-size, spiral bound folio of reproduction photographs with a 4 page report; the second is...

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Creators:
Schanker, Louis, 1903-1981
Dates:
circa 1920-1981
Size:
3.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.schaloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Louis Schanker papers measure 3.4 linear feet and date from circa 1920-1981. Included is personal and professional correspondence, printed material including exhibitions announcements, catalogs and newspaper clippings; 4 scrapbooks in three-ring binders; works of art including loose sketches and 2 sketchbooks; and photographs of Schanker, his f...

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Creators:
Westermann, H. C. (Horace Clifford), 1922-
Dates:
[ca. 1925]-1982
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ( (partially microfilmed on 4 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.westhcps
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; biographical data; notebooks; files on exhibitions; photographs; exhibition announcements and catalogs; printed material; and miscellany.

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Dates:
circa 1725-1920
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Autographs
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Letters and Signatures circa 1725-1920, consists primarily of persons known only by the names they have signed. A smaller, but considerable number are written by persons prominent in civic and business affairs as noted above; some may be of historic interest. These have been identified by their title or office. A very few signatures saved as "autog...

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Dates:
1881 - 1989
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0320
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

HISTORICAL & BACKGROUND MATERIAL, 1881-1989, consists primarily of news clippings and miscellaneous information about the history of Pratt, Read, the African ivory trade, the piano trade, Pratt Read's involvement in music education, and the Ivoryton area. Especially interesting are an unpublished "History of the Pratt Read Corporation" written by ...

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