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Creators:
Federal Art Project (Wis.)
Dates:
1935-1936
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp12
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A collection of portfolios containing 59 block-printed textiles done for the handicraft project.

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Creators:
Milwaukee Printed String Company
Modern Vogue Company, Inc.
Orchard Paper Company
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
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Dates:
circa 1930s.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 vertical box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0278
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Five sample books from the 1930s: (1) Christmas wrapping paper manufactured by Gift Wrap, (2) shelf paper made by the American Lace Paper Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, (3) confectionery bag samples and stock designs for printing by the Orchard Paper Company of Saint Louis, (4) gift wrapping paper made by Modern Vogue Co., Inc., and (5) a sample shee...

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Creators:
Thomas, Howard, 1899-1971
Dates:
1928-1969
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.thomhowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Sketchbooks; notes; calendars; prints; books; and portfolios.

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Creators:
Smith, Huron H. (Huron Herbert), 1883-1933
Dates:
1921-1924
Size:
26 Photographic prints
11 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.145
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection includes photographs made by Huron H. Smith during his ethnobotanical studies among Native communities in Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota between 1921 and 1924. These include photographs made among the Menominee (Menomini), Minnesota Chippewa [Mille Lacs and Leech Lake], Lake Superior Chippewa [Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin], Ho-Chunk (Winnebago), Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox) on the Mesquakie Indian Settlement in Tama, Iowa.

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Dates:
1900-1973
Size:
1.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.wiscpain
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material, correspondence, financial and membership material.

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Creators:
Schoewe, Charles G.
Dates:
circa 1875-1895
Size:
2 Tintypes (prints)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.406
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of 2 tintypes collected by Charles G. Schoewe that depict Potawatomi men from Wisconsin.

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Creators:
Faul, Jan, 1945-
Dates:
1994
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0526
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs taken under a grant from the Graham Foundation to document disappearing family farms in Waukesha County, Wisconsin. This project shows the urbanization of this mostly rural county in central Wisconsin located between Chicago, Milwaukee, and Madison. Welsh men and women came to Waukesha County in the 1840s and became part of America's dairy history. After five or six generations, many of these farms are still family owned. Today's farms are threatened by developers due to rising land prices.

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Dates:
circa 1930
Size:
4 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-46
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Portraits of Julia Averkieva when she was about twenty years old, circa 1930.

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Creators:
Dreva, Jerry
Dates:
circa 1963-1982
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.drevjerr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Jerry Dreva papers measures 1.0 linear foot and dates from circa 1963-1982. The papers include biographical information; rare printed material; scrapbooks; correspondence consisting of letters of support for the exhibition DREVA/GRONK 1968-78: Ten Years of Art/Life (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, 1978) and mail art; zines and small artis...

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Creators:
Cecere, Gaetano, 1894-1985
Dates:
1929-1971
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cecegaet
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, certificates, writings, photographs, printed material, and legal and financial records.

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