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Creators:
McNulty, William Charles, 1884-1963
Dates:
1929
Size:
23 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.mcnuwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A sketchbook of 34 sketches in pencil and ink of sailboats, sailing ships and sailors. Only one sketch is dated: August 31, 1929 and it depicts a sailboat race. It was attributed to McNulty by the Archives of American Art, however other names are inscribed on the covers of the book, along with that of "McNulty 1929." These include "Chas Pearce," "R...

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Creators:
Momberger, William, b. 1829
Dates:
[between 1848 and 1888?]
Size:
1 Print (lithograph, 27 x 43 cm. (folded to 27 x 22 cm.))
Collection ID:
AAA.mombwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Hand-colored print of the New York harbor as seen from Governor's Island, with steamboats and sailboats in the water and the city skyline beyond. Date range based on printmaker's known dates of activity in America.

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Creators:
Koch & Co.
Dates:
1850
Size:
1 Print (lithograph, 28 x 42 cm. (folded to 28 x 21 cm.))
Collection ID:
AAA.kochco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Hand-colored print of the spires of the city skyline in the background, steamboats and sailboats on the harbor in the middle ground, and land with smaller buildings in the foreground. "Sold by W. Schroeder, no. 46 Avenue A."

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Creators:
Knowles, Joseph, 1869-1942
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Print (etching, platemark 23 x 15 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.knowjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Shows the silhouette of a man on a sailboat, holding a coil of rope.

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Creators:
McLaren, Lynn, 1922-
Dates:
circa 1950-1969
Size:
648 slides (photographs) (color , 35mm.)
10 Photographic prints (black and white , 8 x 10 inches.)
38 Transparencies (color , 120mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2007-009
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection consists of 38 color transparencies, 648 color slides and 10 black-and-white photographic prints taken by Lynn McLaren Demarest while on assignment for various news outlets in the 1950s and 1960s. A majority of the slides and transparencies were taken in East Africa and document indigenous peoples, agriculture (cotton in particular), health and nutrition education, UNICEF activities, architecture, natural landscapes, animals, fishers, coffee plantations and the sisal industry. Locations include Mobassa, Lamu Island, Zanzibar, Dar es Saalam, Lake Victoria, Mount Kilimajaro, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara and Mikumi National Park (Tanzania). The black-and-white photographs depict East African leaders, such as Julius Nyerere, and prominent international visitors to the region, including Robert Kennedy. A small number of slides and transparencies were taken in India.

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Creators:
Fridge, Roy, 1927-
Dates:
1956-1985
Size:
6 Items (microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.fridroyp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REELS 1443-1445 & 3368-3369: A 26 volume journal, 1959-1985, including lists of art work, illustrated ideas for sculpture, scenarios for films, plans for sailboats, a studio and houses, teaching notes, and brief essays; a souvenir book published by Fridge in 1972 containing a chronology of his life and work with photographs and drawings of his scul...

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Creators:
Peterson, Jane, 1876-1965
Dates:
1907-1981
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.petejane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical sketches, Peterson's will, five letters, writings on art-related subjects, drawings for her book, FLOWER PAINTING, scrapbook pages, clippings, an exhibition catalog, a copy of FLOWER PAINTING, a copy of J. Jonathan Joseph's book, JANE PETERSON and photographs of Peterson, her family and her homes.

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Creators:
Darby, S. Newman, 1928-2016 ((inventor))
Darby, Kenneth
Darby, Naomi
Dates:
1944-1998
Size:
2.65 Cubic feet (7 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0625
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents S. Newman Darby's development of the sailboard, which became known as the windsurfer through sketches, mechanical drawings, plans, patent specifications, legal documents, photographs, correspondence, notebooks, clippings, periodicals, and an 8mm film.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1777-1965
Size:
10.22 Cubic feet (consisting of 20 boxes, 2 folders, 9 oversize folders, 3 map case folders, 3 flat boxes (2 full, 1 partial.))
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Steamboats
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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Creators:
Fuller Brush Company
Dates:
1890-2017
Size:
32.5 Cubic feet (77 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1459
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the Fuller Brush Company founded by Alfred C. Fuller in 1906.

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