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Creators:
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843
Dates:
circa 1838-1839
Size:
0.6 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-176
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This material appears to be the product of J. N. Nicollet's 1838-1839 expedition to explore the triangle of land bordered by Canada and the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers. It includes botanical and geographical observations.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2011-2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-250
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a website, crawled on April 28, 2015, for planning projects relating to the theme of "Earth Matters." The Earth Matters Project is the first scholarly project to bring together insights from diverse humanities and science perspectives to investigate the complex relationships between humans and the land upon which ...

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Creators:
Russell, T. H. (Thomas H)
Dates:
1792
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.russthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Sketchbook containing 19 sketches of figures and landscapes.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of Exhibits
Dates:
circa 1955-1994
Size:
0.24 cu. ft. (4 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-166
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of architectural drawings of the National Museum of American History, mostly of its interior, and floor plans of exhibitions at the Museum. Some exhibition floor plans document the exhibitions Nation of Nations, Engines of Change, and Pain and Its Relief. In addition there are architectural proposals to the exhibitio...

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Creators:
Koch & Co.
Dates:
1850
Size:
1 Print (lithograph, 28 x 42 cm. (folded to 28 x 21 cm.))
Collection ID:
AAA.kochco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Hand-colored print of the spires of the city skyline in the background, steamboats and sailboats on the harbor in the middle ground, and land with smaller buildings in the foreground. "Sold by W. Schroeder, no. 46 Avenue A."

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Creators:
Watson, John F. (John Fanning), 1779-1860
Dates:
1826-1827
Size:
3 Items ((on 3 fr. microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.watsjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to John F. Watson from James B. Longacre, Nov. 21, 1826, about the painting "Landing of Penn," and from Abel Bowen, May 1, 1827 and July 30, 1827, about preserving early records and about New England publications.

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of Museum Programs
Dates:
circa 1981-1987
Size:
10.5 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 504
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of materials regarding the National Survey of Accessibility in Museums in the United States, carried out by the Office of Museum Programs. Some exhibition records are also included, most notably More Than Land or Sky: Art from Appalachia. Other records relating to the National Survey of Accessibility in Museums in th...

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Creators:
Anderson, Don
Dates:
1942-1973
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.andedon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence regarding Curry, with Chris Christensen, Kathleen Curry, Vachel Davis, Lawrence Schmeckebier, and others; a letter from Curry to Christensen, 1946; 13 photographs of Anderson, Curry and others in Montana, ca. 1941; two photographs of Curry sketching Anderson's daughter, Susan Anderson (age 9), while working on the mural "Kansas Homes...

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Creators:
Horace K. Turner Co.
Dates:
[1908]
Size:
115 Pages (ill., 22 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.horaktur
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brochure describing the Horace K. Turner company facility in Oak Hill, Mass. Includes photographs of some of the rooms and surrounding land at Oak Hill, as well as of some spaces in the Boston offices. Followed by a catalog of artworks available for order, many of which are reproduced in small thumbnail photographs.

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Creators:
Lye, Len, 1901-1980
Dates:
1966
Size:
41 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lyelenpa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Lye's typed description of his kinetic work "Sun, Land, and Sea."

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