Samuel Rothbort papers
Biographical data; exhibition catalogs; an article on actors and artists by Rothbort; a clipping, 1954; printed material on his film The Ghetto Pillow later named Memories of the Shtetl; 9 photographs of Rothbort's paintings; and 1 book, unmicrofilmed, "Out of Wood and Stone," 1952.
[Oil paintings] [graphic] / Samuel Brecher
One framed painting is a still life with a vase of flowers and fruit and one is a portrait of a moustached man. Both paintings are signed.
Lynd Ward bookplates
Nine wood engraved bookplates by Ward include one each designed for Dan Burne Jones and for Elsie and Mitchell Kapland.
This accession consists of the exhibition records of Elizabeth Broun, Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM), 1989- . SAAM exhibitions covered include: Eadweard Muybridge: The Central American Journey and William Wegman - Funny/Strange. Renwick Gallery exhibitions covered include: Ruth Duckworth, Modernist Sculptor; High Fiber; Jewels and Gems; Modernism in American Silver: 20th Century …
Wharton Esherick papers
Account books, 1920-1970, detailing commissions including clients, costs and sale price for furniture, prints and paintings; index card files detailing works, materials and services, and galleries; 3 loose price lists; and high school year book.
Correspondence and Memoranda
These records include the correspondence of Stephen C. Brown with Spencer Fullerton Baird at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts, regarding operation of the Smithsonian Institution.
MS 7204 Letter to Otis Tufton Mason
Mason, Otis T., 1838-1908
Concerns examples of armor made of different materials--walrus ivory, reindeer horn, plates of wood, hide, and hide covered with Chinese coins. Includes a note from Mason asking that photographs of all be obtained.
Michael Marius Ursulescu papers
Sketches and sketchbooks, drawings and other art work; and clippings.
Colorado hotel restaurant menus
Two menus from hotel restaurants, one from "The Antlers" in Colorado Springs (dated May 3, 1887); the other from "The Windsor" in Denver (dated May 1, 1887). Reverse of Antlers menu has a wood engraving of The Antlers, a hotel, annotated in pencil with lines pointing to "our room" and "parlor floor."
Boris Alexander Krukoff Papers
This record unit consists of Krukoff's personal files of correspondence, specimen lists, and reports relating to his collections. Also included are extensive files on cinchona and gum yielding trees.