Query: Photographic Historical Society of New York
Nina Howell Starr papers
Creators:
Starr, Nina Howell, 1903-2000
Dates:
circa 1933-1996
Size:
21.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.starnina
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of photographer and art historian Nina Howell Starr measure 21.2 linear feet and date from circa 1933 to 1996. The papers contain research files about various art historical topics, museums and galleries, photography, and artists. There are extensive files documenting Starr's relationship as researcher, dealer, and friend of folk painter Minnie Evans. Additionally, the papers include biographical materials, writings, speeches, project files, printed material collected or authored by Starr, and hundreds of artistic and documentary photographs and negatives created by Starr depicting her travels, Minnie Evans' paintings, roadside folk art, and other topics.

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Photographs of Evert Wendell account book pages with sketches
Creators:
Wendell, Evert, 1681-1750
Dates:
circa 1700-1709
Size:
5 Copy negatives (acetate)
5 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R81R
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of pages from Evert Wendell's record book of his transactions with American Indians. The photographs highlight Wendell's drawings of Cayuga, Seneca, Miami, and Souveno Indians with whom he worked, including identifying markings such as tattoos, ear ornaments, and hairdressing. The collection also includes catalog cards prepared by William Curtis …

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Luman Reed papers
Creators:
Reed, Luman, d. 1836
Dates:
[ca. 1844-1865]
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.reedluma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, financial data, legal material, and photographs. [1 family photo was remicrofilmed on reel 3829.]

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New York Zoological Society photographs of Tlingit totem pole and house
Creators:
Sanborn, Elwin R. (Elwin Roswell)
New York Zoological Society
Dates:
September 23, 1904
Size:
12 Photographs
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.204
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains photographs depicting the erection of a Tlingit totem pole and chief's house near the Mammals' Pond at the New York Zoological Society on September 23, 1904.

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David Stewart Hull research files relating to James Henry Cafferty and William Winner
Creators:
Hull, David Stewart
Dates:
1983-1988
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.hulldavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

David Stewart Hull's research files pertaining to the 1986 New York Historical Society's (NYHS) exhibition on artist James Henry Cafferty and research files for an unrealized exhibition on William Winner.

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National Sculpture Society records
Creators:
National Sculpture Society (U.S.)
Dates:
1883-1962
Size:
20.3 Linear feet ( (partially microfilmed on 10 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.natiscul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, scrapbooks, printed material, correspondence and business records.

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Elizabeth Cowan papers relating to the Keramic Society and Design Guild of New York
Creators:
Cowan, Elizabeth
Keramic Society and Design Guild of New York
Keramic Society and Design Guild of New York
Dates:
1912-1952
Size:
28 Items ((on partial microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.cowaeliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Constitution and history of the Keramic Society and Design Guild of New York, as well as printed material including pamphlets, a clipping, and a membership list for 1938, 13 photographs of exhibitions, most occurring in 1927, and one of Isabelle Knobloch, a founder of the Society; and four photographs of the Washington Square …

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Walter Griffin papers
Creators:
Griffin, Walter, 1861-1935
Dates:
1865-1972
Size:
256 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.grifwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, biographical material, printed material, photographs, gallery records, and notes about art.

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Vincent Spagna papers
Creators:
Spagna, Vincent, b. 1897
Dates:
1935-1947
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.spagvinc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

2 photographs of Spagna, 22 of his painting and 5 of Spagna's New York City WPA-FAP children's art classes; 2 sketches; 2 business letters; exhibition catalogs; clippings; and 14 items relating to the Artist's Cultural Society, including a manifesto demanding that "the cultural man stand up and meet this great anti-cultural force and stop it from …

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Nancy Sussman Ranson papers
Creators:
Ranson, Nancy Sussman, 1905-1993
Dates:
1925-1971
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ransnanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; biographical data; 2 sketchbooks; catalogs and exhibit announcements; photographs of Nancy Ranson; photographs and slides of Ranson's work; clippings and other printed material, including a volume of 54 original lithographic advertisements by members of the Artists Equity Association, IMPROVISATIONS, Vol. IV published by Artists Equity Fund, Inc., 1953; papers relating to the …

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