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Creators:
Doctoroff, John
Dates:
circa 1920-1960
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.doctjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Phhotographs, color transparencies, and film and glass plate negatives of Doctoroff's works of art, many undocumented, including portrait sitters Warren G. Harding and Abraham Lincoln; writings, including a bound ledger and handwritten lists of works of art; letters to Doctoroff from clients and museums; four drawings by Doctoroff; and printed mate...

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Creators:
Schneider, Otto J., 1875-1946
Dates:
1892-1963
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schnotto
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A family photograph album, compiled by Schneider's sister, Emma; a scrapbook containing reproductions of drawings by James Swann; photocopies of articles and clippings about Schneider; an etching by Schneider; reproductions of his etchings; and printed material. Also contains materials relating to the World's Columbian Exposition, including a pamph...

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Creators:
Clifton, James A. (photographer and collector)
Dates:
bulk 1963-1964
circa 1850-1965
Size:
20 Mounted prints (silver gelatin)
7 Mounted copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.78-46
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Potawatomi people, including copy prints of 19th century portraits as well as photographs by James A. Clifton and Dr. Robert L. Bee of Potawatomi interviewees and a Potawatomi pow wow. The collection also includes images of Potawatomi material culture, including heirloom pipes, a grave house, dice counters, a drum and Ojibwa ...

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Creators:
Broadcast Music, Inc.
Dates:
1860-1868
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1258
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains sheet music themed in support of the Confederacy. Many pieces were printed within the Confederate States of America during the Civil War (1861-1865). It also contains one Confederate bond and early twentieth century facsimiles of Confederate broadsides from the Chicago Historical Society.

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Green, Frank Russell, 1856-1940
Dates:
1899-1953
Size:
15 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.greefrar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

15 items relating to the career of painter Frank Russell Green, mainly printed material, including: five reproductions of Green's illustrations; a magazine article about Green; an exhibition announcement for the Société Anonyme "La Glypto" Salon de 1900; multiple pages from the French art journal "L'Art Français" including a reproduction of Green's...

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Creators:
Chicago Society of Etchers
Dates:
1912
Size:
2 Items (photographic prints, b&w)
Collection ID:
AAA.chicetcp
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Chicago City Railway Company.
West Chicago Street Railroad Company.
Transportation, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Pennsylvania & West Virginia Railway.
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Dates:
1880-1948
Size:
4.6 Cubic feet (13 oversized folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0212
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of blueprints, working drawings, line drawings, tracings, and plans of the Chicago Surface Railway system from 1896-1926; 1948. The majority of the drawings are on linen and are 24" x 36" or larger. Some of the drawings are annotated. The drawing number, title of drawing and the date are provided for each sheet.

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Creators:
MacGowan, Clara, 1895-1983
Dates:
1929-1978
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.macgclar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; photographs of MacGowan; and a scrapbook containing letters, newspaper clippings and other printed material, 1929-1932, documenting her work. Also included is an album of photographs of seventy-four paintings by MacGowan compiled in 1977, to facilitate the distribution of her estate.

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Creators:
Chicago Society of Etchers
Dates:
1933-1972
bulk 1940-1959
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chicetch
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily correspondence and a scrapbook kept by several of the Society's secretaries including F. L. Thompson and James Swann. Correspondence mostly with members concerning activities, sales, and exhibitions. Several letters inquire about the status of the Society and whether it will continue. The scrapbook, 1937-1972 (bulk 1937-1948), contains ex...

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Creators:
University of Chicago. Renaissance Society
Dates:
1917-1981
Size:
9.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.univchic
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, exhibition files, printed material, photographs, and business records.

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