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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs
Dates:
1974-1987
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-152
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the storage of U.S. Capitol sculptures at the Smithsonian. The statues were removed from the east front of the Capitol in 1958 and stored at the Capitol Power Plant until 1974, when the Smithsonian provided temporary storage for the deteriorating works. Statues included "Discovery of America," ...

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Creators:
American Committee of the Statue of Liberty
Dates:
1875-1901
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (circa 150 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.amercomm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed American Committee of the Statue of Liberty records consist of correspondence between Frederic Auguste Bartholdi and members of the committee including Richard Butler, William M. Evarts, and Henry F. Spaulding, as well as letters from Joseph Pulitzer and J. W. Pinchot. Also included are a proposal for the erection of the statue, and...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Statue
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: Statue of Liberty 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:
National Air and Space Museum. Exhibits Design Division
Dates:
1974-2009
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-548
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the exhibit status meetings. Materials include agendas, meeting minutes, memoranda, reports, lists of exhibitions, and related materials. Some materials are on microfiche. Some materials were created by the Exhibits Division, 1974-1980; the Exhibits and Presentation Division, 1980-1985; the D...

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Creators:
Adkins, O. Oliver
Dates:
1904-1942
Size:
9 Pages (5 slips)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS112
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912
Dates:
1899
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1515
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Tuscarora Adoption Tradition.

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Creators:
Proctor, Alexander Phimister, 1862-1950
Dates:
1924-1950
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.procalep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers concerning Proctor's bronze statue THE PIONEER MOTHER, commissioned by Howard Vanderslice in 1924 and presented to the city of Kansas City, Mo. in 1927. The figures depicted in the sculpture are Vanderslice family members, including Major Daniel Vanderslice, a veteran of Indian wars and an appointed agent to tribes in Missouri; his son Thoma...

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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912
Buck, John Sr, Chief
Abram, Charles, Chief
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Dates:
1929
Size:
15 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS609
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Dates:
undated
Size:
23 Prints (probably photogravure)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-73B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of photographs of Native American material culture, including textiles and textile-making, drums, masks, statues and carvings, weapons, ceramics and vessels, and jewelry. The photographs may have been plates in a book.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1868-1931
Size:
1.69 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90114
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, fiscal records, and material pertaining to William de C. Ravenel. Records also include information on various expositions and the transfer of the Greenough statue.

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