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Creators:
Sever, James Riley
Child, Thomas
Dates:
1875-1877
Size:
84 lantern slides (black and white and color)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1998.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Stereopticons 1875-1877; undated mostly black and white and a few hand-colored, some captioned and numbered, assembled by an unknown source to depict views of Chine, including images of the imperial Summer Palace, in particular the ruins of the Yuanmingyuan taken in 1877 by amateur photographer Thomas Child; the environs of Peking (Beijing), includ...

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Creators:
White, J. Claude (John Claude), b. 1853
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Print (carbon, image 15 x 20 cm., mounted 40 x 51 cm)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1998.05
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection consists of two items: 1. Carbon print by John Claude White, depicting a panoramic view of a mountain valley and village in Kangmar, Tibet, circa 1904.

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Creators:
Wentzel, Volkmar Kurt, 1915-2006
Dates:
1947-1994
Size:
59 Items (items (5 linear ft.), 20 x 24 or smaller)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1998.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Papers, 1947-1994, of photographer and author Volkmar Kurt Wentzel, regarding a two year survey conducted for the National Geographic Society during 1946-1947, to visually document caves, temples, and sculpture of India, including: his typescript draft (photocopy), [after 1946], written for the National Geographic Magazine on the Ajanta and Ellora ...

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Creators:
Ferguson, John Calvin, 1866-1945
Dates:
circa 1850s-1988
bulk 1900-1945
Size:
6.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.33
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The John Calvin Ferguson Family papers measure 6.4 linear feet, and date from circa 1850s to 1988, with the bulk dating from 1900 to 1945. The bulk of the papers consists of John Calvin Ferguson's personal, professional, and family correspondence, and correspondence between other members of the Ferguson family. The papers also include biographical materials; sermons, speeches, and writings by Ferguson and others; printed materials, both collected and given to Ferguson; and photographs, including five photograph albums.

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Creators:
Bourne, Samuel, 1834-1912
Dates:
circa 1860s
Size:
1 Print (albumen, image 23 x 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.14
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One albumen print of the Great Gate, Futtepore Sikhri, India, circa 1860s. Signed "Bourne 1264" in the center of the image.

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Creators:
Bourne, Samuel, 1834-1912
Dates:
circa 1860s
Size:
1 Print (albumen, image 23 x 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.17
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One albumen print of Cawnpore, the Memorial Well. View from an angle with a few Indian men in the center of the photograph. Signed "Bourne 1205" in the center of the image.

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Dates:
circa 1920s
Size:
1 Item (75 pages of typescript)
79 Items (silver prints, black and white)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1996.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Detailed account recalling travel to and in Outer Mongolia along three routes that led to Urga (now Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia), with descriptions of the travel conditions, modes of transportation, trade practices, the Russian, Mongolian, and Chinese people of the region, an encounter with the "Andrews expedition" (likely the Central Asiatic Expedition ...

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Creators:
Bonfils, Félix, 1831-1885
Bonfils, Lydie, 1837-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
15 Prints (albumen, 22.5 x 28.5 cm sheets.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1997.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Panoramic view in 360 degrees of Constantinople, now Istanbul, Turkey, circa 1870. 10 sheets of albumen print, of which five bear the photographer's signature and number.

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Creators:
Warren E. Cox
Dates:
undated
Size:
1.1 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1993.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The interest aroused by these informal bulletins led to the founding of the Far Eastern Ceramic Group. They constitute in fact the beginning of the Far Eastern Ceramics Bulletin which first appeared under its official title in July 1948. Cox published various books on Asian ceramics and decorative arts, and was art director of Encyclopedia Britanni...

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Creators:
Soper, Alexander Coburn, 1904-1993
Dates:
1977-1992
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1990.05
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Offprints of articles by Sherwood F. Moran compiled by Alexander Coburn Soper, accompanied by photographs, a reproduction, and Soper's introduction typescript, assembled in preparation for an unpublished book of Moran' writing entitled "Studies in Japanese Art Treasures."

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