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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1832-1966
Size:
0.47 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box, 1 folder, 8 oversize folders, 3 map case folders. )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Auctions
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: Auctions 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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Creators:
C.G. Sloan & Company
Dates:
1893-1963
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cgsloa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of C.G. Sloan & Co. measure 0.8 linear feet and include 117 auction catalogs dating from 1893 to 1963.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Department of Membership and Programs
Dates:
1973-1978
Size:
8 cu. ft. (16 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 284
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence with prospective donors for cash donations or donation of items for auctions; invitations to the auction and auction-related events; photographs of items for auction; drafts for auction catalogues; invitations and announcements; auction bids; expense statements; sale receipts; and newspaper and jour...

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Dates:
1785-1962
Size:
ca. 30,000 items (on 559 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.archaaac
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Auction catalogs from the holdings of various libraries and auction houses in the United States, borrowed for microfilming for AAA's Auction Catalog Project, 1961-1965.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Special Events Coordinator
Dates:
1995-1997
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-111
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that pertain to special events held at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, including the 1995 and 1997 annual auctions. Materials include catalogs, invitations, and color photographs.

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Creators:
American Art Association
Dates:
circa 1853-1929
bulk 1885-1922
Size:
27.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.amerarta
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The American Art Association records measure 27.8 linear feet and date from circa 1853-1929, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1885-1922. The records include auction and sales files, general financial and legal files, inventory and stock records, client files, printed materials, photographic materials, artwork, and the personal papers of founder Thomas Ellis Kirby.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of External Affairs
Dates:
2010-2012
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-195
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the benefit auction to create an endowment for the National Numismatics Collection (NNC) at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) to help preserve and provide access to the collection. In partnership with Heritage Auction Galleries, collectors were asked to donate coins and currency ...

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Creators:
Anderson Galleries, Inc.
Dates:
1925
Size:
1 Volume
Collection ID:
AAA.andegall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Annotated auction catalog for sale number 1938, of 178 Currier & Ives prints, held March 19, 1925 at Anderson Galleries, New York.

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Creators:
Foley, Dennis
Dates:
1962-2004
Size:
14 Cubic feet (47 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0896
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers relating to Foley's career as an authority, consultant, auctioneer, writer, and educator on the subject of food and wine: newsletters and publications, catalogs and programs for auctions, menus, photographs, wine tasting notes, labels, business records, and an interview of Foley conducted by John Fleckner.

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Creators:
O'Hara, Ruth
Plaza Art Auction Galleries
Rains Galleries
Walpole Galleries
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Dates:
1912-1951
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.oharruth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Mrs. Louis Lowison from the firm of Robert Mussmann; letters from Robert Vonnoh and Harry Wicky; a letter to Adele Buckalter from John Taylor Arms; an auction sale receipt from The Walpole Galleries for prints bought by Mrs. Lowinson, mentioning bids for the same prints by Franklin Delano Roosevelt; priced auction and exhibition catalogs...

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