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Creators:
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration
Dates:
[ca. 1820]-1943
Size:
22 Reels (ca. 20,000 items (on 22 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.coopunio
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Drawings, ca. 1820-1943, by 225 American artists from the drawing collection in the Cooper Union Museum. A description is included for each drawing.

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Creators:
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration. Department of Exhibitions
Dates:
1930-1969
Size:
18 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 280
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document, for the most part, the Department under the administration of Calvin S. Hathaway, Curator, 1946-1951, and Director, 1951-1963. Included is correspondence of Hathaway with members of the exhibition staff and with collectors and institutions concerning the exhibits in the museum; exhibit files, arranged alphabetically by ...

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Creators:
Hague, Marian
Greenleaf, Richard Cranch, 1887-1961
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration. Library.
Dates:
1940
Size:
1 photographic album (57 photographic prints mounted on blank leaves of paper, b&w, 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.XXXX-0004
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Images of 16th-early 19th century European hand-made lace and tassels from the collection of Richard C. Greenleaf. The Greenleaf collection of lace was later given as a bequest to the Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration.

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Creators:
Backlin-Landman, Hedy
Dates:
1961-1977
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.backhedy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers generated through her directorship of the Cooper Union and Busch-Reisinger museums. Included are letters, writings, photographs, and printed matter.

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Creators:
Barnet, Will, 1911-2012
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1968 January 15
Size:
78 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.barnet68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Will Barnet conducted 1968 January 15, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
De Francisci, Anthony, 1887-1964
Dates:
1904-1965
Size:
2.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.defranth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; notes; a scrapbook; sketches; photographs; announcements; and clippings.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum
Dates:
1864-1980
Size:
4.57 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (3 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-100
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of various materials transferred from subject files in the Cooper-Hewitt Museum library. In the first series are files assembled by researcher Brooks Adams during the development of the exhibition Hair, which was on view at the museum from June 10 through August 17, 1980. Also included are exhibition files for The ...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum
Dates:
1881, 1895-1976
Size:
56 cu. ft. (56 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 267
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Committee to Save the Cooper Union Museum
Dates:
1963-1971, with related material from 1932
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 633
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These files were assembled by the management and staff of the Cooper Union Museum, and later the Cooper Hewitt Museum, to document their activities during discussions about the Museum's future and its transfer from the Cooper Union to the Smithsonian Institution from 1963 to 1970. The records contain correspondence and memoranda of Museum ...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Administrator
Dates:
1962-1988
Size:
7.21 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 545
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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