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Creators:
Fairchild Aircraft Corp
Dates:
1919-1980
Size:
277.95 Cubic feet (255 records center boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of historical files on FI, its predecessors, and subsidiaries. The material consists primarily of historical/public relations material, including photographs and brochures, but also includes significant amounts of business records for FEAC, Kreider-Reisner, Hiller, Republic, Ranger, Stratos, and Swearingen. The collection also documents Fairchild's joint ventures with Fokker, Pilatus, and other aircraft manufacturers. The material also includes an extensive negative collection as well as film and videotape libraries.

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Creators:
Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909-1999
Dates:
circa 1840s-1997
Size:
13.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.inverobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist, photographer, museum director, anthropologist, and writer Robert Bruce Inverarity are dated circa 1840s-1997 and measure 12.7 linear feet. Biographical information, correspondence, writings and notes, subject files, art work, scrapbooks, sound recordings, printed material and photographs are found within the papers. They document Inverarity's work as Director of the Federal Art Project in Seattle and Director of the Art and Craft Project for the State of Washington, as well as his other professional work. Nineteenth century material consists of a Japanese print, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Williams, Moses, 1776-1833
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827
Dates:
February 1806
Size:
13 Items
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7129
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In December 1805, Thomas Jefferson hosted a delegation to Washington DC of representatives of Indian tribes from Louisiana Territory. Early in the new year (1806), several members of the delegation traveled to Philadelphia. There they visited Charles Willson Peale's Museum and some had their silhouettes taken by Peale's physiognotrace. Included a...

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Creators:
Washington Conservation Guild
Dates:
1978, 1989-2017
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-194
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration and activities of the Washington Conservation Guild, a nonprofit organization of conservation professionals dedicated to preserving art and historic materials. Materials include correspondence, newsletters, meeting announcements, photographs, grant records, membership directorie...

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Creators:
Board of Cherokee Commissioners
Dates:
May 23, 1844-Jly 23, 1845
Size:
1 Portfolio
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2936
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes regulations of the Board, letters sent, synopses of claims, opinions, statements of claim presented and claims allowed, and final report. Also two letters received, apparently originals.

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Creators:
Meltzer, Doris, 1908-1977
Doris Meltzer Gallery
Dates:
1960-1978
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.meltdori
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal papers and some records of the Doris Meltzer Gallery, included are correspondence, photographs, publicity matter, exhibition catalogs, and business records.

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Creators:
Marianetti, Louise E., 1916-2009
Dates:
1913-1960
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mariloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Louise E. Marianetti measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1913 to 1960. Included are five illustrated letters from Marianetti to her brother Caesar, 1942; notes from her art studies, particularly about materials and the methods of William C. Palmer; published instructional manuals for drawing, painting in watercolor, preparing canvas...

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Creators:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Dates:
1930-]
Size:
6 Volumes (ill., plates, 30 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.kentrock3
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
DeCosta, William
Dates:
1862-1945
Size:
50 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.decowill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, biographical material, photographs, and other papers collected by William de Costa about artists Francis A. Silva and Ernest C. Rost.

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Creators:
Bowden, George, b. ca. 1826
Dates:
1864-1868
Size:
5 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.bowdgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typewritten transcripts of four letters sent to artist's stationer George Bowden. Three are from the artist John R. Robertson, and are dated: Oct. 25, 1864; Feb. 28, 1865; and Dec. 2, 1868; and are sent from Paris, London, and New York. The fourth is a letter from John McDouall Stuart to George Bowden, dated Oct. 11 '64. Also includes transcript of...

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