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Creators:
Whitney, George Eli, 1862-1963 (engineer)
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Transportation
Dates:
1898-1957
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0463
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Correspondence includes handwritten letters to John H. Bacon from Whitney. Bacon apparently undertook the task of collecting documentation of Whitney's career in the 1950s. Another 30 letters involve former associates of Whitney's, particularly Nathaniel Henry Cooledge (known as "Oliver") who was associated with Whitney as his trusted foreman and...

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Creators:
Whitney, Irma, 1900-
Dates:
1938-1970
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.whitirma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbooks of clippings. Most of the clippings are articles from the Boston Herald written by Whitney, and a few are clippings about other Boston area artists. In addition there are 4 letters, including one from Robert Vose, some biographical information and two catalogs, of the Rockport Art Association, Rockport, Massachusetts.

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Creators:
Whitney, Mac, 1936-
Dates:
1978-1980
Size:
8 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.whitmac
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Career resume, a letter from the Cultural Arts Council of Houston regarding Whitney's sculpture for Quitman Park, and clippings.

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Creators:
Whitney, Joel E. (Joel Emmons), 1822-1886
Dates:
circa 1862
Size:
1 Mounted print (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2000-25
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Carte-de-visite portrait of Little Crow, a chief of the Mdewakanton Dakota Tribe and leader of the Sioux Uprising in 1862.

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Creators:
Whitney, Baxter D.
Winchendon Historical Society, Inc.
Dates:
1870-1957.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 vertical boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0267
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes many photographs and engravings of various types of Whitney wood working machines. These are mounted on stiff backings and include advertising and promotional materials for reproduction in trade journals and other publications. A historical summary, "The Baxter D. Whitney Story", is reprinted from the January 1957 issue of...

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Creators:
Irving, Flora Miller
Dates:
1883-1976
Size:
3 Linear feet (Unmicrofilmed)
10 Volumes (Reels 1903-1904)
Collection ID:
AAA.irviflor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material on Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, compiled mainly for a biography.

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Creators:
Whitney, George, d. 1885
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((7 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.whitgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Collection contains an album, "The Whitney collection", with 42 carbon prints of paintings in Whitney's collection as well as news clippings relating to the sale of the collection (some items are loose), and a folder with additional clippings on the sale (1885), an article from the Philadelphia Inquirer on William Trost Richards (1973), and a catal...

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Creators:
Whitney, Isabel Lydia, 1884-1962
Dates:
1832-1973
Size:
37 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.whitisab
Repository:
Archives of American Art

2 notebooks, one labeled "Paintings/Watercolor/Landscapes" (79 pages) and the other "Decoration/Fresco/Drawings/Misc./Oils" (129 pages) containing titles and descriptions of works completed; lists of works exhibited at the Society of Independent Artists, 1917-1941; 3 exhibition catalogs and announcements, undated, 1963-1964; 2 scrapbooks containing...

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Creators:
Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt, 1875-1942
Dates:
1851-1975
bulk 1888-1942
Size:
36.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.whitgert
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers measure approximately 36.1 linear feet and date from 1851 to 1975, with the bulk of the material dating from 1888 to 1942. The collection documents the life and work of the art patron and sculptor, especially her promotion of American art and artists, her philanthropy and war relief work, her commissions for memorial sculpture, and her creative writing. Papers include correspondence, journals, writings, project files, scrapbooks, photographs, artwork, printed material, two sound recordings, and miscellaneous personal papers.

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Creators:
Force, Juliana, 1876-1948
Dates:
1916-1958
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.forcjuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; files on the Public Works of Art Project and WPA-FAP; notes; scrapbook; exhibition catalogs; and miscellany.

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