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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
ca. 1870s
Size:
4 Prints (albumen, mounted contiguously, overall dimensions 22 x 111 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2000.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Four albumen prints by an anonymous photographer, mounted contiguously on paper, depicting a panoramic view of the Elphinstone Circle (Horniman Circle Gardens), Bombay (Mumbai).

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Creators:
Hall, Ridgway M., 1914-1982
Dates:
1887-1981
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hallridg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, drawings, clippings, photographs and other materials collected by Ridgway Hall in the course of research on painter Josephine Miles Lewis. Included are biographical accounts of Lewis and two diplomas; fourteen business letters to Lewis; correspondence (1959-1981) with Hall primarily concerns Lewis (a 1959 letter contains a copy of L...

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Creators:
Fenton, William N. (William Nelson), 1908-2005
Blatchford, Samuel, 1767-1828
McIlwraith, T. F. (Thomas Forsyth), 1899-1964
Dates:
undated
Size:
22 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1784
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: 1.) Dr Blatchford's address to the Oneida Indians, September 24, 1810. Typescript, 1 page and pencil Manuscript on reverse, 1 page. 2.) Superstitions and Traditions among the Six Nations of the Grand River: Canada/Thunder and Lightning. 2 page typescript written on back of Christmas Pastoral letter, C. of E., 1902, on same typewriter as N...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Leaf, Bill
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Peters, Sam, 1885-
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Dates:
undated
Size:
393 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2664
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Stories handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Alfred Kiyana, Sam Peters, possibly Joe Peters, Shapochiwa, Bill Leaf, and other writers. The first seven stories are by Kiyana. They are "Jealous men;" "Man who fasted long ago;" "The winter story of the man who married his daughter;" "The man who was a war leader among warriors who were great fig...

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Creators:
Chapman, Arthur, 1873-1935
Dates:
circa 1912
Size:
8 Stereographs (silver gelatin)
9 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2G
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Spruce Tree House, Cliff Palace, and Balcony House in Mesa Verde. The collection includes one image of Balcony House before restoration.

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Creators:
Jacquez, Albert, 1895-1962
Dates:
circa 1945
Size:
4 Chromolithographs
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4561
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Reproductions of Albert Jacquez watercolor paintings relating to Stoney and Blackfoot people, painted in 1945. They depict a Sun dance camp and the process of erecting a Sun dance tree, a Stoney man named Dog Tail in winter dress, and a Blackfoot man named Tom Turn Up Nose.

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Creators:
Perry, Sam, 1963-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Viola Frey Oral History Project
Dates:
2014 April 29 and May 1
Size:
6 Items (Sound recording: 6 sound files (4 hr., 26 min.), digital, wav)
115 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.perry14
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Sam Perry conducted 2014 April 29 and May 1, by by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Viola Frey Oral History Project at Perry's studio and home in Oakland, California.

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Creators:
Miller, William Rickarby, 1818-1893
Dates:
1850-1884
Size:
450 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.millwilr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A diary in which Miller writes of personal affairs, daily activities, his work and friends; a notebook, "Hints and Recipes pertaining to Painting in Oil and Water Colors and the General Practice of Art"; manuscripts of the following writings: "My Rules and Plans of Life," "Fruit from the Tree of Life," "On Poetic Beauty in Nature"; "A Cunning Littl...

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Creators:
Minor, Robert Crannell, 1839-1904
Dates:
1896-1904
Size:
53 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.minorobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter, 1879, from Minor in which he gives a brief sketch of his career as an artist; 2 pencil sketches of trees; 2 scrapbooks containing clippings, exhibition catalogs, photographs of paintings, a biographical sketch, and letters received, 4 photographs of Minor and 31 of his paintings; and clippings.

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Dates:
late 19th century
Size:
1 Item (59 cm. x 25.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7322
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A print of this type is used in Chinese homes as a talisman. It shows Pangu, the mythological creator of the universe. In this image, he holds in his hands the sun (with yang symbol in ideograph) and the moon (with yin symbol in ideograph), for he created the universe by transforming yin and yang. An ax on a tree stump is an instrument believed to ...

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