Bernis B. Brown Collection
The collection documents the history of farm machinery in America, especially steam-powered machines, with an emphasis on tractors. The collections includes Brown's correspondence with individuals and institutions regarding his research and his collection, writings, research notes, newspaper and magizine clippings, photographs, periodicals, and trade literature. Many of Brown's writings appeared …
Willie Smith Collection
Collection documents Willie Smith's career as a musician and arranger between 1945 and 1958.
Llewellyn N. Edwards Papers
The collection documents Llewellyn Nathaniel Edwards, a civil engineer and bridge builder.
William Sawyer manuscript history of the Corliss steam-engine
Sawyer, William D.
This collection contains a manuscript history of the Corliss Engine written by William Sawyer. The documents include text with written edits and illustrations.
Miles Davis Music Manuscript
Evans, Gil, 1912-1988
Manuscript for "Summertime", recorded by Davis and GIl Evans in 1959.
Louis Armstrong Music Manuscripts
Conductor's scores for: "Didn't it Rain", "Shadrack", "This Train", "Sometimes", "Jonah", "Down by the Riverside", "Jonah and the Whale", "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen". Condensed scores for: "Shadrack", "Go Down Moses", Ezekiel", "Motherless Child", "Rock My Soul".
This accession consists of records that document the donation and exhibition of the Martha Jackson Collection to the National Museum of American Art. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence of Harry Rand, Curator, 20th Century Painting and Sculpture; biographical information about Martha Jackson; photocopies of articles; a manuscript for tape recorded …
Mack Gordon Papers
Gordon, Mack, 1904-1959
3 Cubic feet (9 boxes)
Mack Gordon (1904-1959) was a prolific and successful songwriter, lyricist, and composer. He composed songs for stage and screen. He and Harry Warren won the Academy Award for Best Song in 1943.
Washburn Wire Company, Inc. Collection
These records consist of a copy of a legal agreement to convey real property between the Company and the City of New York; diagrams showing designation of buildings; illustrations; Business Plan and Loan Request, 1979-1980, 1980-1981; photographs; book of Plans for Plant Revision, which contains: monthly and yearly production charts, real estate …
MS 4565 Clipping and reprint subject file, mostly from periodicals of late 19th and early 20th century
Inadequate list, poor arrangement. File needs much weeding and rearrangement.