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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of History of Technology
Allis-Chalmers
S. Morgan Smith Company
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
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Dates:
1890-1914.
Size:
23 Cubic feet (88 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1099
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Archival materials, including photographs, advertising art, catalogs and other trade literature, documenting the equipment, facilities, personnel and products of the S. Morgan Smith Company, engineers and contractors. The subjects of the photographs include engines, fire pumps, generators, paper machinery, turbines, the construction of a dam and hy...

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Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1790-1965
bulk 1840-1945
Size:
4.58 Cubic feet (consisting of 10 boxes, 1 folder, 3 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Lumber
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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Ladies Art Association (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1867-1914
Size:
18 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.ladiart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The 1871 Constitution, publicity materials (1876-1888), published lists of members, a petition to the State of New York for financial aid, and correspondence (1887-1914). A 1914 letter from a member outlines the history of the Association.

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Hood, Raymond Mathewson, 1881-1934
Dates:
1903-1931
Size:
1.1 Linear feet ((microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.hoodraym
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and drawings.

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Norcross Greeting Card Company (New York (N.Y.))
Norcross Greeting Card Company (West Chester (Pa.))
Prang, Louis, fl. 1880-1900
Rust Craft Greeting Card Company (Dedham (Mass.))
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Dates:
ca. 1854-1975.
Size:
6 Cubic feet (18 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0109
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes greeting cards primarily filed by season or occasion and by name of designer/manufacturer, e.g., Valentines, Christmas cards, and cards by Louis Prang, Raphael Tuck, Marcus Ward, and a number of 20th century designers and manufacturers. Includes mechanical, hand-drawn, cutout, and fringed cards. Also other types of material, such as postca...

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Creators:
Wanner, Atreus, 1852-
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7327
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes notecards that indexed the types of specimens and their original box locations, catalog, and miscellaneous notes.

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Cuthbert, Virginia, 1908-2001
Elliott, Philip Clarkson, 1903-1985
Dates:
1913-1996
Size:
4.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cuthvirg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; correspondence; exhibition material; writings; clippings; printed materials; photographs and negatives of the Elliotts, friends, and colleagues, and of work; appraisals of work; documents regarding gifts of work; sketches and sketchbooks, and prints. The papers provide thorough documentation on the painting career of Virginia...

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Pennell, Elizabeth Robins, 1855-1936
Dates:
1931 July 2
Size:
4 Pages (18 x 15)
Collection ID:
AAA.penneliz3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Handwritten letter, 4 pages and envelope, dated July 2, 1931. Written by writer Elizabeth Robins Pennell to Boston artist G. William Patten about her husband, artist and author Joseph Pennell.

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Creators:
Rohrer, Warren
Pacini, Marina
Dates:
1989 March 9-June 1
Size:
258 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rohrer89
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Warren Rohrer conducted 1989 March 9-June 1, by Marina Pacini, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Rohrer speaks of his early life as a Mennonite and his schooling on a farm in Lancaster, Pa.; his art studies at Eastern Mennonite College, James Madison College, Pennsylvania State University with Hobson Pittman, th...

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Creators:
Howard, Humbert, 1905-1990
Pacini, Marina
Dates:
1988 Oct. 26
Size:
1 Sound cassette (Sound recording)
19 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.howard88
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Humbert Howard conducted 1988 Oct. 26, by Marina Pacini for the Archives of American Art, at the artist's home in Philadelphia, Pa.

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