Query: Tourists -- Washington (D.C.)
Robert Mosher Photoprints
Creators:
Mosher, Robert
Dates:
1971-1972, 2003
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1203
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of nine black and white silver prints by Robert Mosher of monuments in Washington, DC and Arlington, Virginia with a focus on the visitors.

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Washington Postcards
Creators:
Washington News Co.
Buckingham, C. O.
North Carolina Museum of History
Dates:
circa 1906
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0413
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Three picture postcards of Washington, D.C., one postmarked 1906; all are photomechanical reproductions of photographs: two color photolithographs of: (1) the Library of Congress (printed in Germany, addressed, with Christmas greeting, postmarked 1906); (2) the Lincoln Memorial (publ. Washington News Co., copyright C.O. Buckingham, no message, unmailed); and (3) a black-and-white advertising postcard of a …

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Archives Center Photoprint Collection
Dates:
circa 1870-1880
Size:
8 Items (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0496
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This artificial collection is the repository for miscellaneous photoprints transferred from other Smithsonian units: see series records.

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Lawrence White video films
Creators:
White, Lawrence, 1946-
Dates:
1999-2001
Size:
1 Item (video cassette (VHS) (34 min.))
Collection ID:
AAA.whitlawr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One video cassette recording containing three short videos about SoHo: "Retrieval," "The Part That Just Happened," and "Park Rally." White interviews artists and community figures, and visually records the changing of the neighborhood from an artists' neighborhood into a housing and shopping district for the wealthy and a tourist destination …

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Josephine Paddock postcard albums
Creators:
Paddock, Josephine, b. 1885
Dates:
[ca. 1900]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((2 v.))
Collection ID:
AAA.paddjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two postcard albums containing art postcards, photographic and tourist postcards, letters, clippings, and photographs, including a photograph of Joe Evan's studio, 1898.

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Archives of American Art Miscellany
Creators:
Weissinger (Harry) Tobacco Co.
King, Marian
Dates:
circa 1933-1945
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0850
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Primarily unmounted photographs, plus an illustrated souvenir tourist book on Washington, "Washington Album" (ca. 1890), and a text-only anti-trust broadside. The most interesting group is a set of 5 photoprints related to the Boston Globe newspaper, especially several which illustrate the practice of displaying handwritten newspaper headlines for passersby on blackboards.

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J. M. McDonnell photograph collection relating to China, Peru, and the Philippines
Creators:
McDonnell, J. M.
Dates:
circa 1930-1949
Size:
1 Colored positive
180 Negatives (nitrate (mostly stereographic))
38 Film positives (nitrate (mostly stereographic))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made and collected by J. M. McDonnell in China, Peru, and the Philippines, as well as Florida, Cape Cod, Ohio, Paris, and Washington, DC. They include images of people, markets, harbors, architecture, transportation, and tourist sites such as the Forbidden City and the Great Wall in China. Many photographs …

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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Tours
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1844-1966
Size:
3.68 Cubic feet (consisting of 8 boxes, 1 folder, 3 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tours
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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Historic gardens Stereograph collection
Dates:
circa 1869-1925
Size:
1.75 Cubic feet
807 Stereographs (black and white, color ;, 3 1/2 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
AAG.STR
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Historic Gardens Stereograph Collection includes 807 stereographs that depict various public gardens, parks, and tourist attractions throughout the United States, with an emphasis on features related to horticulture and landscape design, including plants, garden furniture, and topiaries. Most, but not all views, show exterior features. A number of stereographs indicate the photography studio on the recto or verso, as well as a series or image number. Many include a brief caption; some include a lengthy description on the verso. Few are dated.

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Website Records
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-196
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Smithsonian Institution. "The Written in Rock Project" website, crawled May 7, 2014, documents a joint project between the Smithsonian Institution, Office of Policy and Analysis, the National Museum of the American Indian, and the Gobustan National Historical Artistic Preserve. The Written in Rock …

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