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Creators:
Lewis, Edmund Darch, 1835-1910
Dates:
1860-[ca. 1890]
Size:
0.8 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lewiedmu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Loose sketches and 13 volumes of sketchbooks. The sketchbooks contain landscape drawings in pencil and oil. Many are signed and dated, and some include manuscript notes on color.

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Creators:
Clark, Walter, 1848-1917
Dates:
1890-1976
Size:
14 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.clarwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three sketchbooks containing landscape drawings in pastel, two of which are identified as Brookhaven, Long Island, 1890-1895 and 1893-1895; photographs of Clark and of his works of art; a medal awarded to Clark by the National Academy of Design, 1902; and an exhibition catalog, "Artists and East Hampton," 1976.

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Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907-1993
Dates:
1951-1953
Size:
4 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.fortkare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two original Christmas cards sent to Fortess, one from Helen Tobler, 1951, of a watercolor and ink drawing of a woman reading on a park bench, surrounded by squirrels, and the other, a color etching of trees and people, 1953, from Margaret Harvig (?). Also included are a "Holiday Greeting" card sent by the Fortess', with an abstract print on the co...

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Creators:
Lay, Oliver Ingraham, 1845-1890
Lay, Charles Downing, 1877-1956
Dates:
1789-2000
bulk 1870-1996
Size:
10.54 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.layoliv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Oliver Ingraham Lay, Charles Downing Lay, and Lay Family Papers measure 10.54 linear feet and date from 1789 through 2000, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1870-1996. The collection presents an overview of the personal lives and careers of painter, Oliver Ingraham Lay and his son, landscape architect, Charles Downing Lay. In addition, there are the papers of Lay family members and friends, including those of the Marian Wait Lay family (wife of Oliver Ingraham Lay) and of the Laura Gill Lay family (wife of Charles Downing Lay). Also found are the papers of the landscape and nature painter Fidelia Bridges. The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, diaries, writings and notes, scrapbooks, family business records, exhibition files, printed material, as well as original artwork, sketches, a sketchbook, landscape designs, and photographs.

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Smithsonian Institution. Office of Physical Plant. Horticulture Services Division
Dates:
1992-1993
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-034
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the administrative activities of the Office of Plant Service (OPlantS), Horticulture Services Division. Materials include correspondence and memoranda pertaining to greenhouse construction; Smithsonian grounds maintenance; outgoing loans, grants, and gifts; slide collections; contracts with private companies and ind...

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Creators:
Reinert, Frederick Faraday, 1900-1974
Reinert, Elsie Jansen
Dates:
1915-1974
Size:
368 Items ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.reinfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, photographs, sketches, sketchbooks, printed material, and biographical material.

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Creators:
Ames, Scribner, 1908-
Dates:
1945
Size:
1 Item ((35 p.); 12 sheets with drawings)
Collection ID:
AAA.amespoll
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typed manuscript "Marsden Hartley in Maine (through the eyes of Katie Young of Corea, Maine)." 12 drawings, 8 in pencil and 4 in watercolor, illustrate the manuscript. The drawings mostly illustrate the house and town in Maine where Hartley spent the last years of his life. 11 drawings are titled and one is signed: Scribner Ames. Archives also owns...

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Creators:
Dill, Malcolm
Garden Club of America
Dates:
1929-1931
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (16 35mm slides., 35mm)
Collection ID:
AAG.DIL
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Malcolm Howard Dill Collection contains 17 35mm slide reproductions of photographs of and design plans for private and community projects in Ohio and Indiana by the landscape architect, Malcolm Howard Dill.

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Creators:
Sonntag, William Louis, 1822-1900
Dates:
1869-1870
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sonnwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

36 sketches, including 20 bound ink and pencil drawings by Sonntag, many of them titled, signed, and dated. Sketches are landscape views of White Mountain scenery near Shelburne, N.H., where Sonntag summered for much of his life. Other bound pencil drawings in the sketchbook are by a decidedly amateur hand and signed "J H Lauder Aug. 1935." Tucked ...

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Creators:
Wilder, Arthur B., 1857-1947
Dates:
[ca. 1866]-1944
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wildarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical sketches; membership cards; correspondence, chiefly with family members; an account book; lists of work; writings; art work, including sketches, watercolors, etchings, lithographs, charcoal sketches and 10 sketchbooks, and oils on canvas; photographs of Wilder, Henry C. White and others, and of Wilder's and White's work and studios; ex...

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