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Creators:
Automatic Button Company.
American Pearl Button Company.
Claus Schmarje Button Company.
Barry Manufacturing Company.
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Dates:
1898 - 1993
Size:
13 Cubic feet (55 boxes, 4 map folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0504
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the manufacture of both freshwater pearl and plastic buttons in Muscatine, Iowa, including at least 12 different companies from primarily 1925 to the 1960s.

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Creators:
Fabian, Gerald Langston
Dates:
1950-1982
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fabigera
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The John Button letters to Gerald L. Fabian measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1950 to 1982. The collection consists primarily of correspondence from painter John Button to Gerald Fabian. Also included are letters from Fabian to Button, as well as printed material.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1830-1917
Size:
1.19 Cubic feet (consisting of 2.5 boxes, 2 folders, 1 oversize folder. )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Buttons
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: Buttons 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:
Button, John, 1929-1982
Dates:
1964-2004
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.buttjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, photographs, and printed material regarding painter John Button.

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Creators:
Siden Gallery
Dates:
circa 1962-1994
bulk [bulk 1966-1970]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sidegall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material on artists, correspondence, photographs, and printed material relating to the Siden Gallery.

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Creators:
Hirshhorn, Joseph H.
Dates:
1913
Size:
0.02 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hirsjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Memorabilia from the International Exhibition of Modern Art in 1913, commonly known as the Armory Show, measures 0.02 linear feet and includes one button, two invitations, and 54 postcards primarily from the New York installation and also a few from the installations in Boston, Massachusetts and Chicago, Illinois.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1873-1949
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Saloons
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: Saloons 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:
Larsen, Susan C.
Dates:
1980 June
Size:
20 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.larssusa2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

19 color slides of the "Times Square Show" in New York, photographed by Susan C. Larsen. Also included is a button "Times Sq. Show 7th Ave. & 41st St.".

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Coulter, John M.
Fisher, C. H.
Marques, Don
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Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2537
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letters from the Department of Interior, Office of Indian Affairs, Letters from the Department of Agriculture. One letter each from the following: Coulter, John M.- University of Chicago. Fisher, C. H.. Chihuahua. Marques, Don, Pueblo, New Mexico. Parker, A. C., University of the State of New York. Rithwick (?), J. T., West Chester, Pennsylvania. T...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Research and Scholars Center
Dates:
1965-1985
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-038
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the development and early administration of the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) intern program. The records are primarily the files of Patricia H. Chieffo during her tenure as Chief of the Art Information Guide program (1968-1970), Chief of the Museum Assistant program (1971-1972), C...

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