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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1854
undated
Size:
1.83 Cubic feet (consisting of 2 boxes, 2 folders, 4 oversize folders, 1 map case folder, 2 flat boxes (partial).)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Woodworking
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: Woodworking 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:
Frid, Tage
Dates:
1949-2003
Size:
4.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fridtage
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Tage Frid papers measure 4.2 linear feet and date from 1949 to 2003. The papers document Frid's career as a woodworker, author, and educator through interviews and other biographical material; correspondence with friends, colleagues, and former students; writings including draft articles and book manuscripts; and records of other professional activities including lectures, exhibition material and sound and video recordings. Also found is printed material and photographic material including images of Frid, his family and friends, studio, and woodworking designs.

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Creators:
Carpenter, Arthur Espenet, 1920-2006
Dates:
2003
Size:
6 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.carparth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Draft of an incomplete, unpublished autobiography by Carpenter with handwritten notes in the margins.

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Creators:
Krenov, James
Fitzgerald, Oscar P.
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2004 August 12-13
Size:
38 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.krenov04
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of James Krenov conducted 2004 August 12-13, by Oscar Fitzgerald, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Fort Bragg, California.

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Creators:
Nakashima, Mira
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2010 March 11
Size:
4 Items (wav files (2 hr., 57 min.), digital)
Collection ID:
AAA.nakash10
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Mira Nakashima conducted 2010 March 11, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Nakashima's reception house, in New Hope, Pennsylvania.

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Creators:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990
Dates:
1950-1991
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.nakageor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of architect, craftsman, woodworker, and furniture designer George Nakashima measure 1.0 linear foot and date from 1950 to 1991. The collection is comprised of biographical material, correspondence, writings, subject files, and printed material that mostly relate to Nakashima's work in furniture design.

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Creators:
Blunk, J. B., 1926-2002
Adamson, Glenn
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2002 May 16
Size:
61 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.blunk02
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of J.B. Blunk conducted 2002 May 16, by Glenn Adamson, in Inverness, California, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

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Creators:
Holzapfel, David, 1950-
Shea, Josephine, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2008 January 26-March 2
Size:
4 Items (Sound recording: 4 sound files (2 hr., 36 min.), digital, wav)
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.holzad08
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of David Holzapfel conducted 2008 January 26-March 2, by Josephine Shea, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Holzapfel's home and studio, Applewoods Studio and Gallery, in Marlboro, Vermont.

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Creators:
Reisman, Marshall, 1914-2009
Dates:
1959-2010
bulk 1972-1989
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.reismars
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Marshall Reisman papers concerning George Nakashima are dated 1959-2010, bulk 1972-1989, and comprise 0.2 linear feet. The papers include letters, correspondence, annotated sketches, photographs, financial records, and printed material related to commissioned works by woodworker and sculptor George Nakashima for art collector Marshall Reisman.

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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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