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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1903-1946
Level:
subseries
Size:
172 Photographic prints (Volume one: 4 folders, b&w, 29.2 cm. x 22.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This group of prints was arranged by Herzfeld, apparently as a survey of Sasanian architecture. Many of the prints also appear in Photo File 7. The abbreviations of books where photos are published are as follows: AHI--rchaeological History of Iran, Herzfeld IAE--ran in the Ancient East, Herzfeld Paikuli--aikuli Monument ..., Herzfeld

- Caption, in german (probably by Ernst Herzfeld), on album folder reads: "Sasanidischer Bauten."

- "Photo File 25", which was assembled by Joseph Upton, provides 172 photographic prints which relate primarly to Sassanid buildings at Paqaleh (Iran), Firuzabad and vicinity (Iran), Khurha (Iran), Istakhr (Iran), Island of Kharg (Iran), Masjid i Sulaiman (Iran), Sistan (Iran), Shahristan (Iran), Kuh-i Khwaja (Iran), Takht-i Rustam in Shahriyar Dis...

- "Photo File 25" is composed of 172 photographic prints, several made from the following glass plates, "FSA a.6 04.GN.2033; FSA a.6 04.GN.2032; FSA a.6 04.GN.2031; FSA a.6 04.GN.2034; FSA a.6 04.GN.2039; FSA a.6 04.GN.2037; FSA a.6 04.GN.2036; FSA a.6 04.GN.0928; FSA a.6 04.GN.2378; FSA a.6 04.GN.2379; FSA a.6 04.GN.2381; FSA a.6 04.GN.2382; FSA a...

Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 4: Photographic Files; Sassanid Architecture (Photo File 25)

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Level:
series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2000
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1983
Level:
item
Size:
2 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-001
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interviews with Dana Cook, Francis Fralin, and David Bronson for Stovall Workshop Inc. Slide Show, which focused on the formation of Workshop by Lou Stovall and Lloyd McNeill from its origins at the Corcoran Gallery of Art to its current location in northwest Washington, D.C. Cook, an illustrator and printmaker, discusses her experience working wit...

Interviews for slide show about Stovall Workshop Inc. Part of Through Their Eyes: The Art of Lou and Di Stovall Audiovisual Records. Dana Cook interview dated 19830801: AV003309-1. Frances Fralin interview dated 19830809: AV003309-1 and AV003309-2. David Bronson interview dated 19830810: AV003314. All recordings have some distortions or skips in so...

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Creators:
Mesches, Arnold, 1923-
Dates:
1939-2015
Size:
13.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mescarno
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City and Gainesville, Florida based painter Arnold Mesches (1923-2016) measure 13.6 linear feet and date from 1939-2015. The collection documents Mesches' politically-engaged career and work process through biographical material, correspondence, writings, gallery and exhibition files, project files, subject files, teaching files, personal business records, printed material, and photographic material. Project files comprise a bulk of the collection and include grant files, activism files, project notebooks, and over 100 art project files containing drawings, source material, and photographic material for individual artworks.

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Creators:
White, Henry Cooke, 1861-1952
White, Nelson C.
Dates:
circa 1851-1961
Size:
4.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.whitnels
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The research material of Connecticut artists and authors Nelson and Henry C. White, measures 4.5 linear feet and dates from circa 1851-1961. The bulk of the collection consists of Nelson C. White's correspondence, writings, and research, primarily related to J. Frank Currier and Abbott Handerson Thayer, and referencing Thomas Wilmer Dewing. Also found are the correspondence, writings, and research files of Nelson's father, Henry C. White, primarily relating to Dwight W. Tryon. Research files include artist correspondence, writings and notes, printed material, photographs of the artists, and photographs of artwork and exhibition installations.

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Creators:
North American Water and Power Alliance.
Ralph M. Parsons Corporation (Pasadena, Calif.)
Dates:
1964-1990
Size:
0.6 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1052
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains executive reports, promotional material, correspondence, articles and publications documenting the North American Water and Power Alliance (NAWAPA), which was a large-scale, transcontinental water transfer plan designed by the Ralph M. Parsons Corporation in 1964.

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Creators:
Middletown Garden Club
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets, photocopies of articles, and write-ups of the property's history.

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Creators:
Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001
Dates:
1909-2003
bulk 1935-1985
Size:
21.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kepegyor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Hungarian-born artist, art theorist, and educator, Gyorgy Kepes, measure 21.2 linear feet and date from 1909-2003, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1935-1985. The papers document Kepes's career as an artist and educator, and as founder of the Center for Advanced Visual Studies (CAVS) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.), through biographical material, correspondence, writings by Kepes and others, project files, exhibition files, printed material, sketchbooks, artwork, sound recordings and motion picture films, and photographic material.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 23.8 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"This complex contains the castle of Izad-khast (from Sassanid period), a caravanserai and a bridge of Safavid times. The works inside of the castle belong to different periods from Sassanids to Qajars. The castle of Izad-khast, built on a rock bed, has been resistant to decay and destruction because of its natural base. The photo depicts the struc...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "There are three layers of touch ups on the slope of the hill under the structure: One seems to be graphite, another consists of mainly scratches and the other would be ink."

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "Both corner on the left are broken with missing pieces."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "51."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1670."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "62) Yazdi Khast." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 30.1: Fars - Yazd-i Khwast. Fortress (# 62)." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 23.8 cm. x 17.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Dar al-Funun Institute was the first of its modern kind - institution of higher education in technology - in Iran. It owes its establishment - to a large extent - to Nasir al-Din Shah's teacher and chief minister, Mirza Taqi Khan Amir Kabir (b.1807-d.1852). It opened its doors in 1851 to cater, primarily, to the technological and medical needs of ...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Black paper on the back and black ink on the front."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "290."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "70) Scene of Teheran." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 48.8: Tehran, general view (#70)." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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