Query: Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Karl Gruppe papers
Creators:
Gruppe, Karl, b. 1893
Dates:
1900-1978
Size:
3.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.grupkarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, art work, photographs, subject files, and printed material, relating to Gruppe's career as a sculptor, his involvement with the Public Works of Art Project, and his teacher Karl Bitter.

Loading...
in AAA.grupkarl for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Stearns-Ames collection
Creators:
Ames Manufacturing Company. Bronze Foundry
Dates:
[ca. 1838-1894]
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.amesmanu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, castings record, financial materials, photographs and printed materials relating primarily to the work of the Bronze Division of the Ames Manufacturing Company.

Loading...
in AAA.amesmanu for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Henry Merwin Shrady papers
Creators:
Shrady, Henry Merwin, 1871-1922
Dates:
1901-1972
Size:
79 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.shrahenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

28 letters to Shrady, mostly about his Ulyssses S. Grant monument in Washington, D.C., from Karl Bitter, Edward Penfield, Augustus Saint-Gaudens (photocopies), members of the Grant family, and others; 16 sketches; printed material, including 6 clippings and 12 magazine articles; and 17 photographs of Shrady and his work.

Loading...
in AAA.shrahenr for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Kenneth M. Davis papers
Creators:
Davis, Kenneth M., 1939-
Dates:
1968-2005
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.davikenn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Kenneth M. Davis papers measure 0.2 linear feet and date from circa 1968-2005. The small collection relates to Kenneth M. Davis' reserarch about Leon Kroll and his career an an art history professor. Included are two letters from Leon Kroll, one letter from Paul Cadmus, and three letters from Alexander Hogue …

Loading...
in AAA.davikenn for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Oral history interview with Heinz Warneke
Creators:
Warneke, Heinz (Heinrich), 1895-1983
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1982 November 8
Size:
22 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.warnek82
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Heinz Warneke conducted 1982 November 8, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Digital Content Available

Loading...
in AAA.warnek82 for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Richard B. Parker Photographs
Creators:
Parker, Richard Bordeaux, 1923-
Dates:
1965-1979
Size:
1.75 Linear feet (200 Prints: black & white; 2 contact sheets: black & white; 481 Negatives (photographic): black & white)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2002.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A collection of black and white prints and negatives of Islamic monuments taken by former ambassador Richard B. Parker. The collection includes 200 prints and 481 negatives. The images document Islamic architecture throughout Algeria, Cairo, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Morocco, and Spain.

Loading...
in FSA.A2002.06 for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Emma Wotton De Long papers
Creators:
De Long, Emma Wotton, 1851-1940
Dates:
1928-1950
Size:
15 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.deloemma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Seven letters, 1928, from Craske to Mrs. De Long concerning his work on the memorial statue for the grave of her husband, George W. De Long; and five clippings concerning Mr. De Long's arctic expedition, the memorial statue by Craske, and the De Long family. Also included are three photographs, ca …

Loading...
in AAA.deloemma for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
S. Lane Faison papers
Creators:
Faison, S. Lane (Samson Lane), 1907-2006
Dates:
1922-1981
bulk 1950-1976
Size:
5.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.faislane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian and Monuments Man S. Lane Faison measure 5.1 linear feet and date from 1922 to 1981, bulk from 1950-1976. Faison was an art history professor at Williams College, Massachusetts and, during World War II, he was a member of the Art Looting Intelligence Unit (ALIU) of the U.S. Office of Strategic Services. The collection includes scattered correspondence; writings; teaching files; subject files on exhibitions and projects; artists files; and printed materials. There are two folders of documents and photographs related to Faison's World War II work in the U.S. Art Looting Intelligence Unit.

Digital Content Available

Loading...
in AAA.faislane for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Alice Pike Barney Papers and Related Material
Dates:
circa 1889-1995
Size:
15.63 cu. ft. (26 document boxes) (4 12x17 boxes) (1 21x25 box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7473
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

Loading...
in Record Unit 7473 for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Neal Griffith Smith Papers
Dates:
circa 1925-1995
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the research materials of Neal Griffith Smith (1937-2012), an ornithologist and tropical biologist who received his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1963 and then spent his entire career working for the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI). Particularly well documented is Smith's graduate research on Arctic birds on White …

Loading...
in Accession 17-057 for Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
483 records — Page 4 of 49