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Creators:
Walkinshaw, Lawrence H
Dates:
1960-1983
Size:
2.25 cu. ft. (3 3x5 boxes) (5 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7410
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Lawrence H. Walkinshaw (1904-1993) graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1929. Though a dentist by training, he was a leading authority on cranes on which he published 61 articles and two books: The Sandhill Cranes (1949) and Cranes of the World (1973). He described the Canadian sandhill crane (Grus canadensis r...

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Creators:
Nesbitt, Lowell, 1933-1993
Dates:
circa 1903-1993
bulk 1950-1993
Size:
50.2 Linear feet
0.001 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.nesblowe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, photographer and sculptor Lowell Nesbitt measure 50.2 linear feet and 0.001 GB and date from circa 1903-1993 (bulk 1950-1993). The collection documents Nesbitt's career through biographical material, correspondence, subject files, business and financial records, source material, artwork, photographs and audiovisual records, printed material and scrapbooks.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Pathology
Dates:
circa 1994-1997
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-144
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research of Ruth Cromie on Mycobacterium avium using a variety of animals at the National Zoological Park. Materials include correspondence, notes, data, procedures, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of copper printing plates used to reproduce paintings.

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Creators:
Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973
Dates:
circa 1910-2001
bulk 1941-2001
Size:
52.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lipcjacq2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Jacques Lipchitz papers and Bruce Bassett papers concerning Jacques Lipchitz measure 52.8 linear feet and are dated circa 1910-2001, with the bulk of the material from the period 1941-2001. Papers are comprised of sculptor Jacques Lipchitz's personal papers and filmmaker Bruce Bassett's papers relating to Jacques Lipchitz. Lipchitz's personal papers contain personal and professional correspondence, comprising nearly half of the series, and biographical material, writings by and about Lipchitz, printed material, and photographs documenting Lipchitz's commissions, exhibitions, friendships, and interests. Also found are records relating to the compilation and production of The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz: A Catalogue Raisonné by Alan G. Wilkinson. The Bruce Bassett papers relating to Jacques Lipchitz consist mainly of Bassett's extensive audiovisual documentation of Lipchitz's life and art. Also found are paper records related to the audiovisual projects, including letters, business records, printed materials, and production records. A small quantity of material unrelated to Lipchitz is also found among the Bassett material, including video and sound recordings related to Sidney Lifchez, IBM, Isamu Noguchi, the Storm King Sculpture Center, and Auguste Rodin.

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1790-1980s
Size:
260 Cubic feet (approximately 1244 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Primarily published sheet music, plus some related ephemera. Originally included 781 boxes of American sheet music and assorted clippings, articles, photographs, etc.; also 93 boxes of 33-1/3 RPM phonograph records, 30 boxes of 45 RPM records, and 20 boxes of 78 RPM records

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Creators:
Dredge, Paul
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Volume
50 Leaves
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7364
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Perhaps personal memorabilia of the early twentieth century. Includes calligraphic works and sagunja (four gracious plants [plum, orchid, chrysanthemum, and bamboo]) theme brush paintings. Some have the artist's imprint--Ilsong. Inscribed in pencil on the last page facing back cover, in Japanese: Bun no lbu (literary section), referring to the part...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research
Dates:
1981-1999
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-274
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Miles Roberts documenting the administration of the Department of Zoological Research, of which he served as Deputy Head. Topics documented include oversight of projects and departmental planning. A few records document the daily care and management of animals. Materials include ...

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Creators:
Warner, Rose Ella
Dates:
1940s-1975
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 82-087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the professional correspondence of Rose Ella Warner, a coleopterist and former staff member of the Systematic Entomology Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum
Dates:
1976-1984
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-046
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting special events at the Cooper-Hewitt Museum (CHM), including exhibition openings, visits by major figures, and unique events. Materials include correspondence; invitations; security information; catering proposals; press releases; photocopies of articles; logistical information; applications f...

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