Query: American West
Mitchell A. Wilder papers
Creators:
Wilder, Mitchell A.
Dates:
1946-1979
Size:
1.6 Linear feet ((on 5 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.wildmitc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; writings; speeches and notes for lectures; photographs; and files on museums and institutions in the U.S.

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Archives Center Wild West Collection
Creators:
Sapienza, Anthony
Dates:
1884-1917, undated
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1466
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of printed materials and ephemera relating to "Wild West" shows.

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MS 244 Caddo vocabulary 1868 ?
Creators:
Palmer, Edward, 1829-1911
Dates:
undated
Size:
211 Items (terms )
11 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS244
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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James E. Taylor scrapbook of the American West
Creators:
Taylor, James E., 1839-1901 (artist and collector)
Dates:
circa 1863-1900
Size:
4 Tintypes
3 Chromolithographs
3 Lithographs (3 chalk-manner lithographs)
1 Print (photogravure)
118 Pages (Scrapbook)
685 Prints (circa, albumen)
80 Items (circa 80 relief prints (including woodcuts and wood engraving))
30 Items (circa 30 intaglio prints (including etchings and engravings))
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4605
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Scrapbook entitled "Our Wild Indians in Peace and War: Surveys, Expeditions, Mining and Scenery of the Great West," compiled by James E. Taylor, possibly as a source for his own illustrations.

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Richard E. Blackwelder Papers
Dates:
1926-1964
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-099
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Richard E. Blackwelder received a doctorate in entomology from Stanford University in 1934. The following year he received the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship, which enabled him to conduct field work on the beetles of the West Indies from 1935 to 1938. These papers consist of journals from Blackwelder's field work in the …

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Mary H. Foote letter to Messrs. Wm. F. Gill & Co
Creators:
Foote, Mary Hallock, 1847-1938
Dates:
1876 Sept. 8
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.footmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Foote writes from New Almaden Calif., to the publishers William F. Gill & Co. to discuss an illustration she is working on for them.

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M. Rieder postcard of Wappo women
Creators:
Rieder, M.
Dates:
circa 1908
Size:
1 Postcard (color halftone)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.97-40
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of two Wappo women washing textiles in Alexander Valley, Sonoma, California.

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Frederic Remington letters
Creators:
Remington, Frederic, 1861-1909
Dates:
1890-1891 and [undated]
Size:
3 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.remifrel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL D10: Two letters to Fred B. Schell, 1890-1891, one concerning a drawing by Remington which "can not be processed successfully as far as the piecing goes..." and "You also suggest my improving the original as far as possible-that I do not understand..." In the other, he notes that a toothache …

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Edward Palmer Papers
Dates:
circa 1861-1914
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7442
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include incoming correspondence, 1887-1901, mostly concerning Palmer's botanical collecting; notes from his collecting trips to the American west and Florida, circa 1861-1890; and a catalog of Palmer's papers, 1914.

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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Wild West
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1888-1940
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box, plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Wild
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: Wild West 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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