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Creators:
Moreno, Anthony M.
Dates:
1946-1975, undated
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1478
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection primarily documents the career of Latino graphic artist and designer Anthony Moreno.

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Dates:
1896-1940
Level:
series
Size:
31.6 Linear feet (Boxes 153-184, OV 268)
Collection ID:
AAA.carninst
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Department of Fine Arts consists of internal art and artist lists, correspondence, memoranda, notes, and reports. These files were begun under John Beatty's tenure and streamlined under Homer Saint-Gaudens' directorship to track activities directly related to the museum's interoffice affairs. Some of the discontinued files include research on the p...

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Dates:
1895-1940
Level:
series
Size:
30.2 Linear feet (Boxes 204-234, 265-266)
Collection ID:
AAA.carninst
Repository:
Archives of American Art

International is comprised of catalogs, correspondence, art and artist lists, itineraries, jury selection ballots, minutes, notes, and reports related to the planning, logistics, and promotion of the Carnegie International Exhibition from 1895 to 1940. The various changes to the jury selection process, invitation lists, and logistical shipping and ...

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Dates:
1907-1923
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.jacqself
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The letters are mostly written by Jacques Seligmann and Germain Seligman while in the New York office on frequent trips to the United States. Between 1920 and 1922, the firm was managed primarily by Jacques's colleague Eugene Glaenzer and nephew René Seligmann and depended on the Paris office for most of its inventory. When Germain Seligman complet...

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Dates:
1913-1958
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.jacqself
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This subseries houses journals that list works of art sent out to clients "on approval" for sale and items received by the firm "on approval" for purchase. Information includes names of clients, such as museums, galleries, dealers, and individuals, titles of artwork or decorative art objects, and stock inventory numbers. Entries also indicate wheth...

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Dates:
1915-1985, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The materials in the subseries subjects are black and white photographs, and the subjects are arranged alphabetically. The materials document subjects that are both non-human objects and unidentified people that could not be connected to an order placed at the Scurlock Studio by a client. The non-human subjects largely inlcude art, commercial image...

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Creators:
Custom Craft
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
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Dates:
1888-1996
Size:
200 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes approximately 250,000 photonegatives, photoprints, color transparencies from the photographic business founded by Addison Scurlock in Washington, DC. Collection also includes business records and ephemera.

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Creators:
Costume, Division of (NMAH, SI).
J.B. Simpson, Inc.
Steen, Enoch
Steen, Richard (merchant)
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Dates:
1888-1972
Size:
1.6 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0206
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Enoch Steen was born in Norway in 1888. His family moved to the United States and settled in Minnesota in 1890. In 1913 he began working with Meyer & Company, a tailor-to-trade business in Chicago. This company had acquired the American Woolen Mills Company from Sears, Roebuck & Co. in 1900. Meyer & Company also sold clothes under the names of Paragon Tailoring Company and the Lincoln Trading Company. Steen's principal duties were sales and advertising.

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Dates:
1892-1956
Level:
series
Size:
11.8 Linear feet (Boxes 96-110)
Collection ID:
AAA.macbgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series provides a detailed record of the gallery's financial transactions through a variety of ledgers and account books. Although they lack systematic indexing and are somewhat awkward to use, these records provide an intriguing insight into art buying and collecting tendencies throughout the first half of the twentieth century. They also rec...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1854-1879
Size:
0.94 Cubic feet (consisting of 2 boxes, 1 folder, 1 oversize folder. )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Weather
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: Weather 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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