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Creators:
United States. Public Buildings Service. Art-in-Architecture Program.
Dates:
1933-1960
Size:
16 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.unstpbbs
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter to Mrs. Bruce from James N. Rosenberg concerning Bruce's papers, 1960; a reprint of an article, "Edward Bruce" by Edwina Spencer, 1933; and photographs, including 4 of Bruce at a children's Christmas party, 5 of a NBC radio broadcast, picturing Bruce, Secretary of the Treasury Harry Morganthau, John Dewey, and others, and one of a drawing ...

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Creators:
Yamasaki, Minoru, 1912-
Harriman, Virginia
Dates:
[ca. 1959 Aug.]
Size:
2 Items (Sound recording, duplicate: 2 compact discs, 4 3/4 in.)
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, master, 7 in.)
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.yamamino2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Minoru Yamasaki conducted by Virginia Harriman.

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Creators:
Yasko, Karel, 1911-1985
Dates:
circa 1933
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.yaskkare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One 120 page typescript draft of essay entitled "History of Federal Construction Work Since the World War" describing in detail all federal construction under the Public Buildings Act of 1926. The essay is divided into sections by fiscal year from 1926 through 1931, with descriptions of appropriations and federal acts for each year. Other sections ...

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Philadelphia (Pa.).. Commissioners for the Erection of the Public Buildings
Dates:
1897-1901
Size:
2 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.philcomm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Materials documenting John McArthur and Alexander Milne Calder's work on Philadelphia City Hall including: F. Faust's THE CITY HALL, PHILADELPHIA, (1879) which contains ca. 200 plates of both the interior and exterior; and a scrapbook of photographs of architectural drawings, plans, and details of ornamentation, identifying most of the sculpture lo...

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Creators:
United States. Public Buildings Administration. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1934-1943
Size:
19 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.unstpbad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected textual records from the Public Buildings Administration Section of Fine Arts (1939-1943) and its two predecessor organizations in the Dept. of the Treasury, the Section of Painting and Sculpture (1934-1938) and Section of Fine Arts (1938-1939). The two series filmed include General Records of the Section (8 ft., reels DC38-43), containing...

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Creators:
Deutsch, Boris, 1892 or 5-1978
Dates:
1925-1977
Size:
3.3 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.deutbori
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; an autobiography; resumes; writings and notes; sketchbook; 2 scrapbooks; inventory of paintings; bank statements and records of stock market transactions; photographs; and printed material.

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Creators:
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1934-1943
Size:
15 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.unstdept
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief narrative on the derivation of the Section; a final report, 1934-1943 (31 p.); papers concerning Section competitions, 1934-1943; mural and sculpture contracts for works not installed; report of March 1941; and Section bulletins, catalogs, and guides, 1934-1943.

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United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1940
Size:
1 Item ((10 p. on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.unstdetr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An exhibition catalog of 200 American watercolors with a foreword by Edward Bruce and a listing of each artist and the title of his work. The paintings were chosen by a jury including Charles Burchfield, John Marin, Eliot O'Hara, and Buk Ulreich. They were then bought by the U.S. government and hung in the Carville, Louisiana, Marine Hospital.

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Creators:
United States. Department of Agriculture
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1906-1907.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1096
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains thirty-three glass plate negatives documenting the construction of Laboratory A and B of the Department of Agriculture building in the early 1900s.

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Creators:
T.B. Cryer Company
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1890 - 1950
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1085
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These records contain plans and specifications for plumbing and heating systems installed in a residence, schools, and public buildings in Newark, Orange, West Orange, Rahway, and Montclair, New Jersey.

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