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Creators:
New York Public Library. Manuscript Division
Dates:
1800-1950
Size:
3 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.nyplmand
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily single-item collections consisting of letters, sketches and printed material from or about American artists, or art-related topics.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Libraries
Dates:
1969-1981
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 83-109
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of approximately 600 articles that were translated into English from scholarly foreign language journals in a program administered by the Smithsonian Institution Libraries and funded with PL480 monies between 1969 and 1981.

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Creators:
New York Public Library. Art Division
Dates:
1788-1954
bulk 1850-1950
Size:
64 microfilm reels
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.nyplartd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbooks, loose clippings, catalogs, pamphlets, and other miscellaneous publications relating to American art and artists.

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Creators:
New York Public Library. Prints Division
Dates:
1800-1954
Size:
50 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.nyplprnt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Prints, pamphlets, scrapbooks, catalogs, clippings and reproductions, with relevant information on nineteenth and twentieth century artists and art organizations.

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Creators:
Highland Park Public Library
Dates:
1989, c1990
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (30 min), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.highpark
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Filmed in Calapai's studio in Glencoe, Ill. Calapai discusses his work, and demonstrates the printing of an etching. Biographical information is presented, including Calapai's early training, his work as a muralist for the WPA, studying with William Stanley Hayter in New York, his work on illustrations for Thomas Wolfe's Look Homeward Angels, his w...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Libraries, National Museum of African Art Branch
Dates:
1979-1999
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-130
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created by Janet L. Stanley, Branch Librarian, 1979- , documenting the activities of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries, National Museum of African Art Branch. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence with the public, Smithsonian Institution staff, publishers, and other individuals and o...

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Creators:
Dibner Library
Dates:
1984-1985
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of subject files created or maintained by Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Special Collections Chief, Ellen B. Wells. The records document activities of the Dibner Library, including correspondence, collections management information, loan files, exhibition records, funding records, and public inquiries.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
circa 1832-1965
Size:
1.17 Cubic feet (consisting of 2.5 boxes, 1 folder, 1 oversize folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Libraries
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: Libraries 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:
Smithsonian Institution, Libraries
Dates:
1942-1948
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 82-116
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include minutes and correspondence of the Foreign Publications Acquisitions Committee, 1946-1948, in which the Smithsonian participated; mailing lists for USNM reports; publications, including lists of the Alien Property Custodian, Washington, D.C., relating to a periodical and book re-publication program, especially for boo...

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Creators:
Minneapolis Public Library
Dates:
bulk 1910s-1940s
Size:
1.6 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0042
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists largely of newspaper clippings and photos of famous aviators and aviatrices, including Maurice Bellonte, Donald Bennett, Gordan Bennett, M.W. Benningfield, Vincent Bendix, Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Bennett, Lieut. Bentley, Capt. Hans Bertram, Prof. G.M. Bellanca, Lieut. C.K. Bettis, Hermelinda Briones, T. Campbell Black, Kurt Bjor...

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