Query: Natural landscapes
Benson Bond Moore papers
Creators:
Moore, Benson Bond, 1882-1974
Dates:
1902-1995
Size:
5.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.moorbens
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of printmaker and landscape painter Benson Bond Moore date from 1902 to 1995 and measure 5.7 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical material, letters, scattered personal business records, notes and writings, twelve scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs. The papers also contain extensive artwork in the form of drawings and sketches, etchings, lithographs, and a few oil paintings.

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Oliver Ingraham Lay, Charles Downing Lay, and Lay Family papers
Creators:
Lay, Oliver Ingraham, 1845-1890
Lay, Charles Downing, 1877-1956
Dates:
1789-2000
bulk 1870-1996
Size:
10.54 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.layoliv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Oliver Ingraham Lay, Charles Downing Lay, and Lay Family Papers measure 10.54 linear feet and date from 1789 through 2000, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1870-1996. The collection presents an overview of the personal lives and careers of painter, Oliver Ingraham Lay and his son, landscape architect, Charles Downing Lay. In addition, there are the papers of Lay family members and friends, including those of the Marian Wait Lay family (wife of Oliver Ingraham Lay) and of the Laura Gill Lay family (wife of Charles Downing Lay). Also found are the papers of the landscape and nature painter Fidelia Bridges. The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, diaries, writings and notes, scrapbooks, family business records, exhibition files, printed material, as well as original artwork, sketches, a sketchbook, landscape designs, and photographs.

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Photographs relating to natural history collections
Dates:
circa 1860s-1870s
Size:
12 Mounted prints (albumen)
1 Stereograph (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.76-114
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs collected in the Smithsonian Institution Libraries that depict animal specimens, the Blackmore Museum in Salisbury England, and portraits of Thomas Ewbank, Ephraim George Squier, and Jose Sabino Uc. The collection also includes a stereograph depicting plantlife and a landscape, probably in San Diego, California.

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Special Exhibition Records
Dates:
1978-2003
Size:
7.69 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and execution of special exhibitions. Exhibitions documented include "Ainu: Spirit of a Northern People," "Eyes on Science: Illustrating Natural History," "Spiders!," "Seeds of Change," "Margaret Mee: Return to the Amazon," "Galapagos: A Living Laboratory," "Making of the Natural History Museum's Galapagos IMAX …

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Lynn McLaren Photographs
Creators:
McLaren, Lynn, 1922-
Dates:
circa 1950-1969
Size:
648 Slides (photographs) (color , 35mm.)
10 Photographic prints (black and white , 8 x 10 inches.)
38 Transparencies (color , 120mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2007-009
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection consists of 38 color transparencies, 648 color slides and 10 black-and-white photographic prints taken by Lynn McLaren Demarest while on assignment for various news outlets in the 1950s and 1960s. A majority of the slides and transparencies were taken in East Africa and document indigenous peoples, agriculture (cotton in particular), health and nutrition education, UNICEF activities, architecture, natural landscapes, animals, fishers, coffee plantations and the sisal industry. Locations include Mobassa, Lamu Island, Zanzibar, Dar es Saalam, Lake Victoria, Mount Kilimajaro, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara and Mikumi National Park (Tanzania). The black-and-white photographs depict East African leaders, such as Julius Nyerere, and prominent international visitors to the region, including Robert Kennedy. A small number of slides and transparencies were taken in India.

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Website Records
Dates:
2013-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "eMammal" blog as is existed on December 24, 2014. eMammal is a project that allows citizen scientists to work in collaboration with researchers at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, North Carolina State University, and the National Museum of Natural History to document mammals throughout the mid-Atlantic region …

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Charles Roscoe Savage photographs of Utah, California, Oregon, and Colorado landscapes and Ute people
Creators:
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909
Dates:
circa 1875-1890
Size:
15 Mounted prints (albumen (includes cabinet cards))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.163
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Charles Roscoe Savage, most of which depict landscapes and natural rock formations in Utah, California, Oregon, and Colorado. The collection also includes portraits of Ute people and images of Ontario Mill and railroad tracks leading into a town. Most of the mounts are stamped with the name …

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Albert Bierstadt letter collection
Creators:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902
Dates:
1860-1900
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bieralbe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This small collection measures 0.2 linear feet and comprises 13 letters written by renowned Hudson River School landscape painter Albert Bierstadt between 1860 and 1900. The majority of the letters were penned in the last two decades of his life and discuss his painting, the inspiration he found in nature, his studio, and concerns relating to commissions and finances.

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Henry Hitchings papers
Creators:
Hitchings, Henry, d. 1902
Dates:
1867-1896
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hitchenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Hitchings from his first wife, the Art Department at The University of Massachusetts, and publishers, 1867-1896; an illustrated manuscript, "True Principles of Art Found in Nature," 189 p.; a manuscript "Book Two General Remarks," 37 p.; two watercolors; a print; brochures from art schools; invitations to exhibitions; and reproductions of book …

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William Rickarby Miller diary and writings
Creators:
Miller, William Rickarby, 1818-1893
Dates:
1850-1884
Size:
450 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.millwilr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A diary in which Miller writes of personal affairs, daily activities, his work and friends; a notebook, "Hints and Recipes pertaining to Painting in Oil and Water Colors and the General Practice of Art"; manuscripts of the following writings: "My Rules and Plans of Life," "Fruit from the Tree of …

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