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Creators:
Taylor, William Ladd, 1854-1926
Dates:
1884-1966
Size:
300 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.taylwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with Mary Alice Taylor (his wife), Clara Taylor Brigham (his sister), Ferdinand Brigham (his nephew), Willard Metcalf, Eugene Field, Elihu Root, Hamlin Garland, George W. Chadwick, Charles Dana Gibson, Royal B. Farnum, Charles H. Turner, and Edward Bok, editor of Ladies Home Journal. Also includes some biographical material; 52 famil...

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Creators:
Allison, Edwin Henry, 1847-1919
Dates:
1903
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1754
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes "Games played by Indian children," Autograph document signed 3 pages with 1 sketch; "How Sioux Indians receive their names," Autograph document signed 12 pages; "Thunder's Slaughter," a myth, Autograph document signed 5 pages; "One good Indian and one bad one," Autograph document signed (Dated 1903) 11 pages; "Maternity and midwifery among...

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Aymé, Louis Henri, 1855-1912
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
December 9, 1884
Size:
14 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1201
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns archaeological field work in the area of the Monte Alban ruins in Oaxaca. Letter written by Ayme in Oaxaca describes his excavations in three areas. The first at an hacienda called Nazarene, at the foot of Monte Alban; a second along a river bank, one mile west of the hacienda, and a third just north of the Oaxaca road, a mile east of Naza...

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Padilla, José Mariano, 1810-1869
Dates:
before 1868
Size:
98 Pages
2 Volumes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1770
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Both volumes are bound notebooks with strips of paper pasted to each page, in the form of a scrapbook. It is a collection of Indian place names of Central America. A biographical sketch of Dr Padilla, published after his death, and a newspaper article concerning his work are also included in the first volume.

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Creators:
Berg, Siri B.
Dates:
1966-1998
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bergsiri
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files include correspondence, commissions, studies for paintings, printed material, announcements, exhibition catalogs, photographs, and a videocassette. Studies for paintings include Berg's The Black series, 1976; Collograph, 1980; Cosmic Veil, prints 439-441, 1983; Cycle of 5, 1973-1974; Environmental Boxes, 1979-1981; Four Elements, 1978-1979; F...

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Creators:
Zimm, Bruno Louis, 1876-1943
Dates:
1907-1985
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.zimmbrun
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Karl Bitter with a sketch of a male figure (1908) praises Zimm's relief sculpture at "the League room". Photographs show Zimm, his studio, home, and works of art (ca. 1923-1940), and Hasbrouck Zimm (ca. 1946). Other materials consist of a biographical account written by Zimm's son (1985) and 3 clippings (1907-1982).

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of Exhibitions
Dates:
1980-1996
Size:
29 cu. ft. (29 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the work of the Office of Exhibitions on exhibitions that were mounted by the National Portrait Gallery (NPG) from 1980 to 1995. Major exhibitions undertaken by the NPG in this period, and documented in these records, include Benjamin West and His American Students (1980-1981); Charles Wil...

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National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Facilities Planning
Dates:
1993 and undated
Size:
0.60 cu. ft. (4 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-036
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of conceptual and design board drawings for the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) Mall site and the Cultural Resources Center (CRC) in Suitland, Maryland. For the NMAI Mall site there are original color illustrations from the firm, Wood Ronsaville Harlin, Inc., done by Rob Wood. For CRC there are original ...

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Creators:
Hess family
Dates:
1850-1973
Size:
132 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hesshess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

86 sketches by Benedict Hess, 17 by Elisa Hess, 4 by William Hess, 1 by Abraham Hess, and a photograph of the Albert Hess Gilding Shop, Fairview, New Jersey. Also included are correspondence and a diary, 1860-1863, of William Hess written while serving in the Civil War; and genealogical material about the family.

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Creators:
Lober, Georg John, 1892-1961
Dates:
[ca. 1915-1970]
Size:
7.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lobegeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers primarily regarding commissions of Lober's statues of Theodore Roosevelt, Senator Wagner, Hans Christian Andersen in Central Park, Thomas Paine, the Governor's Room in New York City Hall, and other statues; a personal ledger; clippings; sketches; drawings; glass negatives; correspondence; slides; photographs; 4 expense books; 9 notebooks; an...

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