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Creators:
Santos Solomon, Julia, 1956-
Dates:
1977-2008
Size:
2.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.santjuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings, correspondence, commission files, teaching files, artists' files, a scrapbook, works of art, printed material, and audio visual material documenting the career of Julia Santos Solomon as an artist and teacher.

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Creators:
Marimekko, Inc.
Dates:
1951-1979
bulk 1957-1979
Size:
8.5 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.1997-123-1
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This collection covers the period that Ratia was with Marimekko, 1951-1979.It includes scrapbook, press releases, correspondence, brochures, photographs, magazine articles, swatches, and trade catalogs. It contains extensive information about the company's affiliation with D/R and its operations in Finland. It includes a copy of "Phenomenon Marimekko," the catalog from a comprehensive exhibition that was held at the Museum of Applied Arts in Helsinki in 1986. The collection contains legal correspondence and contracts pertaining to D/R's representation of Marimekko in the United States, as well as numerous swatches, sample books, brochures for stockholders, and trade catalogs. Files pertaining to Marimekko's work in Finland is mostly in Finnish and consists of brochures, posters, articles, and sample books, as well as a copy of the publication, "Design in Finland 1983."Additional information on Marimekko's association with D/R can be found in the Cooper-Hewitt Design Archive's Design Research, Inc. Collection.

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Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
2012-09-25
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 folder with 2 DVDs)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes two (2) DVDs and a program from the Lemelson Center's presentation Portrait of Invention: The Color Revolution. The Color Revolution, a book by Regina Lee Blaszczyk, traces the relationship of color and commerce from haute couture to automobile showrooms to interior design, describing the often unrecognized role of the color professional in comsumer culture.

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Creators:
Santos Solomon, Julia, 1956-
Espinosa, Fernanda
Dates:
2021 March 9- 2021 April 15
Size:
7 Items (sound files (8 hrs., 1 min), digital, m4a)
Collection ID:
AAA.santos21
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Julia Santos Solomon conducted 2021 March 9- 2021 April 15, by Fernanda Espinosa, for the Latino Initiatives Pool 2019, at Santos Solomon's studio in Woodstock, New York.­

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Creators:
Bellefleur-Burbidge, Cile
Priscilla of Boston.
Burbidge, John (costume designer)
Dates:
1951-2006
Size:
1.6 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0562
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes Burbidge's design drawings for wedding gowns while employed by the Priscilla of Boston firm, and scrapbooks documenting Cile Bellefleur-Burbidge's wedding cakes.

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Creators:
Wheeler, Inez, 1891-1978
Dates:
1910-1925 and [undated]
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wheeinez
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Drawings and reproductions, including 57 fashion designs, 22 advertisements for shoes, 8 cover illustrations for fashion brochures, 7 pencil drawings for war posters. In addition there are some clippings.

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Creators:
Kidder, Priscilla C. (costume designer)
Priscilla of Boston.
Dates:
1940-1996
Size:
4 Cubic feet (14 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0557
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection includes letters, sketches, style books, publicity photographs, tearsheets, articles and clippings, scrapbooks, and business documents relating to Priscilla Kidder, the Priscilla of Boston Company, and the American wedding industry. This collection is extraordinarily useful in documenting the development of wedding fashion during the last half of the 20th century. It also illustrates how a small, family-owned, woman-run business grew into a large, nationally known operation.

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Creators:
Santos Solomon, Julia, 1956-
Espinosa, Fernanda
Dates:
2020 August 26
Size:
1 Item ((23 min.), digital, mp4)
Collection ID:
AAA.santos20
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Julia Santos Solomon conducted 2020 August 26, by Fernanda Espinosa, for the Archives of American Art's Pandemic Oral History Project at Santos Solomon's home in Woodstock, New York.

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Creators:
Sun, Ming-ju
Sun, Ming-ju
Dates:
circa 1972-2002, undated
Size:
2 Cubic feet (5 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0897
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Fashion drawings and the photographic work of Ming-Ju Sun while as an employee of Garfinckel's Department Store and as an independent artist.

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Creators:
Desow-Fishbein, Lillian, 1921-2004
Levin, Blossom
Dates:
1984 Aug. 8
Size:
2 Sound cassettes
76 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.desolill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Lillian Desow-Fishbein conducted by Blossom Levin. Desow-Fishbein speaks of her childhood in Detroit; her early studies in fashion design; attending Cranbrook Academy of Art; Judaic themes in her early work; moving to Chicago; how Chicago has influenced her and her work;

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