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Creators:
Vose Galleries of Boston
Dates:
circa 1876
1890s-1996
bulk 1920-1940
Size:
25.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vosegall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Vose Galleries of Boston measure 25.6 linear feet and date from circa 1876, 1890s-1996 with the bulk of materials dating from 1920s-1930s. Nearly 90 percent of the collection documents the gallery's handling of American paintings and portraits through incoming and outgoing business correspondence with artists, clients, galleries, and museums, including considerable correspondence with portrait artist Alfred Jonniaux and clients regarding commissioned portraits. Other materials include client files; artists' biographies; records of sales, consignments, framing, restoration, and banking, mostly from the 1940s-1960s; and scattered exhibition catalogs, newspaper clippings, and postcards. Also found is a handwritten manuscript regarding the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia, PA and a 1991 videotape about the Vose Galleries and its founding family.

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Creators:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys Iola
Dates:
1929
Size:
11 acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
1 Photographic Print (gelatin silver, 5 x 6 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.050
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 11 black-and-white negatives and 1 gelatin silver print taken by Gladys I. Tantaquidgeon in 1929. The images are related to Emma Mitchell Safford, a Wampanoag basketmaker from Ipswich, Massachusetts, and depict her work and home.

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Creators:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Fuller, Henry (merchant)
Wilkinson, Madeleine
Dates:
1856-1862.
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (1,folder:,2,items.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0028
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two account books, 1856-1862, of Henry Fuller, West Springfield, Massachusetts, for agricultural supplies and equipment, and miscellaneous expenses.

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Creators:
Deal, Harmon B. (electrical engineer)
Dates:
ca. 1920-1930.
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0053
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection includes blueprints, schematics, photographs, notes, and some correspondence of Harmon B. Deal, engineer with the Atwater Kent Manufacturing Company, relating to a study on the possible lines of development of television in 1929.

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Creators:
Bridgman, Alfred F.
Dates:
1874-1897
Size:
50 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4990
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Recorded in Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. Includes 5 pages of notes at end on wild rice gathering, burial of an Indian girl, names of chiefs, etc,; these are in a different handwriting and dated September 29, 1885.

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Moorehead, Warren King, 1866-1939
Lufkins, John, Chippewa
Dodge, Day, Chippewa
Dates:
1910
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4699
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

It appears from the typescript that only one page of it is actually a translation or explanation of the scroll; the other pages are apparently a translation by Lufkins of an account by Day Dodge of the origin of the medicine lodge.

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Creators:
Information, Technology and Society, Div. of (NMAH, SI).
Pool, Ithiel de Sola, 1917-
Dates:
1919-1984
Size:
3 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0713
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of articles, publications, writings, and research notes on the topic of communication in the 20th century, especially the psychological effects of mass media. Also 4 VHS videotapes and an accordion file folder.

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Creators:
Skinner, Dorothy P.
Dates:
undated
Size:
53 Prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4412
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consists of Seneca, Cayuga, and Onondaga residents of the Allegany Reservation, New York, 1928, and Cornplanter Grant, Pennsylvania, 1929. Placed in album with list of titles.

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Creators:
Churchill, Christopher, 1977-
Cafaro, Carl
Dates:
2004 - 2006
Size:
0.8 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1305
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Three black and white silver gelatin photographic prints by photographers Chris Churchill from his "American Faith" series, 2004-2006.

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Creators:
St. John, Orestes Hawley
Dates:
circa 1825-1892
Size:
2 cu. ft. (4 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7154
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers relate to Paleozoic fossil fish and include abstracted articles, specimen notes and notebooks, and original notes for publications of the Illinois Geological Survey.

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