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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
MacFarlane, W.D.
Dates:
ca. 1870-1892.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 Box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0337
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scrapbook created by W. D. MacFarlane who was a partner, with his brother Robert, in the MacFarlane Old Dye Works in Albany, New York. The book contains chemical solutions for dying textiles, newspaper clippings, marriage and obituary notices, poems and political cartoons.

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Creators:
Hanks, Jane Richardson, 1908-
Dates:
1898-1905
Size:
0.02 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hanksjane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers kept by Jane Richardson Hanks relating to the friendship between her mother, Maud Wilkinson Richardson and the painter William Keith, measures 0.02 linear feet and consists of six items and date 1898 to 1905. Included is documentation on a painting Kilmeny that Keith gave to Wilkinson as a wedding gift upon her marriage to Leon J. Richardson in 1900. The painting, as well as Keith's nickname of "Kilmeny" for Maud were inspired by Maud's and Keith's admiration for the poem "Kilmeny" by Scottish author James Hogg written in 1813.

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Dates:
1789-1900
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.layoliv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This subseries houses Oliver Ingraham Lay's notebooks, notes and writings; Marian Wait Lay's scattered notes and writings; and the student notebooks of Wilfrid Lay. Oliver Ingraham Lay's notebooks include handwritten transcriptions of literary excerpts and quotations; a record of the artist's exhibitions at the Century Association; and a record ...

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Dates:
1872, undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kurtchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

(drafts of lectures: Art and the Nations, The Influence of the Fine Arts, and Art: Its, Evolution, Influence, and Mission; fragments of writings for The Tribune; Bunco Picture Dealing; notes on history of coin collecting; L'Art Nouveau, The Irresponsible in Art; General Art Notes; Christ Before Pilot; Christ on Calvary; The Collectors Club with the...

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Dates:
1853-1959
Level:
series
Size:
0.3 Linear feet (Box 1, OV 3)
Collection ID:
AAA.spenlill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

In addition to biographical material this series contains scattered documentation relating to different aspects of Spencer's life and career. There are five calling cards and a card with Spencer's signature; a certificate for a silver medal awarded for Spencer's painting Power of Fashion; exhibition invitations and tickets including a member's tick...

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (part (photocopy), 31 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part

Blue pepper is contained in one of four folders for "Far east suite" consisting of 1 lead sheet in eb minor concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hand.

Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellignton Collection.

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0055
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
circa 1930s-1966, 1987
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 3; 8 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.zorazora
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings and notes are by William, Marguerite, and Tessim Zorach. Found are William Zorach's explaination of the symbolism of his sculpture at the Second National Bank in Houston, Texas, typescripts of Marguerite's "The Holy Land," and Young Poems edited by Carl M. Schmalz, Jr., and a speech given by Tessim in 1987.