Query: Printing -- History
Harris Automatic Press Company Records
Creators:
GSS Printing Equipment Company.
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Information Technology and Communications
Harris Automatic Press Company, Dayton, Ohio
Dates:
2003 - 2003
1889 - 1995
Size:
6.5 Cubic feet (13 boxes and 5 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0928
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the Harris Automatic Press Company, manufacturers of a printing press with an automatic feed primarily through drawings and photographs.

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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Printing and Printers
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1713-1993
Size:
6.04 Cubic feet (consisting of 11.5 boxes, 1 folder, 9 oversized folders, 3 flat boxes (1 full, 2 partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Printing
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Mergenthaler Linotype Company Records
Creators:
Mergenthaler Linotype Co.
Dates:
1886-1997
Size:
108 Cubic feet (257 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0666
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These records document primarily the history of typeface development at the Mergenthaler Linotype Company of Baltimore, Maryland. The company supplied most of the typesetting machines used in the printing industry, both in America and worldwide. As changing technology ended the usefulness of the linotype machine the company pioneered new computer-driven, photo typesetting machines.

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Smithsonian Institution Office of Printing and Photographic Services photographs of reception for repatriation of Henry Lookout's manuscripts
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Printing and Photographic Services
Dates:
1990
Size:
33 Contact prints (33 contact prints (contact sheets))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.93-9
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting presentation of Henry Lookout's manuscripts to his descendants, made in the Director's office of the National Museum of Natural History on September 27, 1990. Depicted individuals include George Big Eagle, Olivia Mashunkashey Bristow (daughter of Henry Lookout), Tom E. Fugate, Michele Easley, Anita West, Frank Talbot, Ives Goddard, Douglas Evelyn …

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William Mills Ivins papers
Creators:
Ivins, William Mills, 1881-1961
Dates:
1878-1964
Size:
20.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ivinwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers, 1878-1964 (20.5 linear feet) of museum curator, director, and art scholar William Mills Ivins (1881-1961) consist of correspondence, writings, notes, photographs, and Ivins family papers. Ivins was Curator of Prints, 1916-1946, Assistant Director, 1933-1938, and Acting Director, 1938-1940 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The collection contains professional and personal correspondence with art historians, art dealers, museum curators, print and book collectors, and artists concerning the history of print making, book design and illustration, print collectors and collecting, exhibitions, and museum administration. Also found are Ivins' published and unpublished writings and lectures, and notes. The collection contains some Ivins' family papers including family correspondence, genealogies, and photographs.

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Frank Driggs Collection of Duke Ellington Photographic Reference Prints [copy prints]
Creators:
Driggs, Frank, 1930-
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Printing and Photographic Services
Dates:
1923-1972
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0389
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of 157 8" x 10" black-and-white photographic copy prints of photographs in Frank Driggs's collection: Duke Ellington and his orchestra. Some copy prints have Smithsonian negative numbers.

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Oral history interview with Berthe von Moschzisker
Creators:
Von Moschzisker, Berthe, 1915-2002
Hunter, Anne S.
Dates:
1990 November 26
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
108 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.vonmos90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Berthe von Moschzisker conducted 1990 November 26, by Anne Schuster Hunter, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.

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History of the Dallas Print and Drawing Collectors Society / by Violet Hayden Dowell
Creators:
Dowell, Violet Hayden
Dates:
undated
1978
Size:
64 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.doweviol
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Oral history interview with Richard Solomon
Creators:
Solomon, Richard, 1934-
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-
Dates:
2015 October 25- 29
Size:
4 Items (Sound recording, master: 4 sound files (4 hrs., 27 min.), digital, wav)
98 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.solomo15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Richard (Dick) Solomon, conducted 26 and 29 October 2015, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art.

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Teodoro Vidal Collection
Creators:
Vidal, Teodoro
Dates:
1592-1992
Size:
4 Cubic feet (15 boxes, 10 oversized folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0712
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Maps, prints, posters, religious articles, publications and photographs, relating to the history and culture of Puerto Rico. Mr. Vidal's family and personal papers are also included.

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