Query: Housing -- Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- New York N.Y.
Alexander Alland, Sr., Photoprints
Creators:
Ostroff, Eugene, d. 1999 (NMAH Curator)
Salo, Matt, Dr.
Haberstich, David E., 1941-
Ahlborn, Richard E., 1933-2015
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Dates:
1985 - 1986
1930 - 1943
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0204
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains 273 silver gelatin photoprints (Series 1), most of which apparently were made during the 1930s and early 1940s, contemporaneously with the original negatives. All are 8" x 10" or slightly smaller, unmounted except for flush mounted linen on the backs of some prints. The photographs were made primarily in two locations, New York …

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Bryson Burroughs photographs
Creators:
Burroughs, Bryson, 1869-1934
Dates:
circa 1935
circa 1983
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.burrbrys
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Bryson Burroughs photographs of artwork measure 0.6 linear feet and date from circa 1935 and circa 1983. The collection consists of glass plate negatives and copy prints of artwork, primarily paintings, by Burroughs.

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Frank Schiffman Apollo Theater Collection
Creators:
Schiffman, Frank, ?-1972
Schiffman, Jack
Dates:
1931-1985
Size:
4 Cubic feet (16 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0540
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Frank Schiffman Apollo Theater Collection documents the business endeavors of Frank Schiffman, and the Apollo Theater's contribution to American culture. The collection includes sound recordings, personal and business correspondence, photographs, business records, and printed material. The collection is arranged in six series as follows: Series 1: Correspondence, 1938-1985, consists of communications …

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Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the New York World's Fair
Creators:
Orth, Edward J.
Exhibition Collectors Historical Organization
Dates:
1835-2000, undated
Size:
130 Cubic feet (417 boxes, 25 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0560
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the 1939 New York World's Fair in Flushing Meadows, New York. Also includes material relating to other fairs, the Exhibition Collectors Historical Organization (ECHO), New York City tourism and The Walt Disney Company.

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Charles Rivers Photographs
Creators:
Rivers, Charles, 1904-1993
Dates:
1929-1963
bulk 1929-1930
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (4 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0360
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains: twenty-nine silver gelatin photoprints mounted on Fome-Core, Masonite, and cardboard, ranging in size from 5-1/2" x 9-1/4" to 10-11/16" x 13-13/16"; three 5" x 7" unmounted silver gelatin photoprints; a scrapbook which originally contained 56 silver gelatin photoprints, ranging in size from 2" x 3" to 7-1/2" x 9-1/2"; and silver gelatin film negatives (presumably acetate) for the …

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Oral history interview with William Abbenseth
Creators:
Abbenseth, William, 1898-1972
McChesney, Mary Fuller
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 November 23
Size:
13 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.abbens64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William Abbenseth conducted 1964 November 23, by Mary Fuller McChesney, for the Archives of American Art.

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Lester Beall collection
Creators:
Beall, Lester, 1903-
Dates:
1933-[circa 1967]
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1278
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection documents the career of Lester Beall, graphic designer and commercial artist from approximately 1933-1967.

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S. Topalian Photoprints
Creators:
Brick Store Museum
Topalian, S.
WaWa Studio (Ogunquit, Maine)
Dates:
circa 1920's-1940's, undated
Size:
1 Item (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0309
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of 40 photoprints centered around Washington, DC, Mount Vernon, VA, Boston, MA, West Point, NY and other subjects.

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Josef Presser and Agnes Hart papers
Creators:
Presser, Josef, 1906-1967
Dates:
1913-1980
Size:
4.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.presjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York painters and teachers Josef Presser and Presser's wife Agnes Hart measure 4.3 linear feet and date from 1913 to 1980, with the bulk of the material from 1940 to 1980. The collection documents their personal and professional lives as artists and educators and consists of biographical material, business and personal correspondence, teaching files, printed material, and scattered photographs. The collection also includes writings, personal business records, and artwork by Presser.

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Oral history interview with Beaumont Newhall
Creators:
Newhall, Beaumont, 1908-1993
Trovato, Joseph S., 1912-1983
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Jan. 23
Size:
23 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.newhal65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Beaumont Newhall conducted 1965 Jan. 23, by Joseph Trovato, for the Archives of American Art. Newhall speaks of his education and first jobs in museums; his administration of the WPA Federal Art Project in Massachusetts; Berenice Abbott's photographs of New York; and the Farm Security Administration's photography project. He …

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