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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
1996, 2001-2003
Size:
0.28 cu. ft. (1 half document box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-101
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the Lemelson Center exhibitions: Nobel Voices: Celebrating 100 Years of the Nobel Prize and Invention at Play. Nobel Voices: Celebrating 100 Years of the Nobel Prize explored the motivation and vision of Nobel laureates and the history of Alfred Bernhard Nobel and his prize. Invention at Pl...

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Creators:
Richard York Gallery
Dates:
circa 1865-2005
bulk 1981-2004
Size:
89.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.richyorg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Richard York Gallery, a New York gallery specializing in American art from early 1800s to 1950, measure 79.3 linear feet and date from circa 1865-2005, with the bulk of the material dating from 1981 to 2004. Three-fourths of the records are artists' artwork files, documenting the sale and consignment of nearly 6,500 works of art. The gallery's activities are also recorded through correspondence, client files, gallery invoices, inventories, business and financial records, printed materials, scrapbooks, photographic materials of artwork, and estate records for the John Marin estate and Sergio Stella estate (Joseph Stella). An addition of 10.2 linear feet, dated circa 1865 to 2005, includes artists' files arranged alphabetically containing printed material, clippings, exhibition announcements, and scattered correspondence and financial documents.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Special Events Coordinator
Dates:
1992-1999
Size:
1.43 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-089
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that pertain to special events held at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, including annual auctions, major exhibition openings, the opening of the Design Resource Center, and the 1998 visit of New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani. Materials include auction catalogs, brochures, invitations, contact sheets, ...

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Creators:
Chase, Alexander W.
Dates:
circa 1870
Size:
9 Photographic prints (albumen, mounted on paper)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2003-10
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Studio portraits of Klamath, Modoc, and Tolowa Indians made by surveyor Alexander W. Chase while working for the US Coast Survey. Also included are photographs of artifacts from his ethnographic and archaeological collection. The photographs are mounted on brown paper with handwritten descriptions; two newspaper articles, including Alexander Chase'...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art. Superintendent
Dates:
1935-1970
Size:
1.69 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-061
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by John Bundy, Superintendent, 1921-1939, Weldon N. Rawley, Superintendent, c. 1939-1955, and Russell C. Mielke, Superintendent, c. 1955-1977, documenting personnel matters, time and attendance of building maintenance staff, funding for building and ground operations, and building repai...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
1880-1888
Size:
1.72 cu. ft. (4 12x17 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 501
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of payroll sheets for Smithsonian and United States National Museum employees whose salaries were derived from federally appropriated funds for "Preservation of Collections," "Furniture and Fixtures," and "Heating and Lighting." Also included are records for employees paid from special funding for expositions and oth...

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Creators:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Custom Craft
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
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Dates:
1888-1993
Size:
106 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Scurlock photographic studio was a fixture in the Shaw area of Washington, DC from 1911 to 1994, and encompassed two generations of photographers, Addison N. Scurlock (1883-1964) and his sons George H. (1920- 2005) and Robert S. (1916-1994). Series 1 primarily consists of black and white photographs, but also includes job envelopes, order forms, correspondence, notes, and other photographic materials such as negatives. An overview to the entire Scurlock collection is available here: Scurlock Studio Records.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Latino Center
Dates:
1999-2006
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-018
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document exhibitions developed by the Smithsonian Latino Center (SLC) whose goal it is ensure that Latino contributions to the arts, sciences, and humanities are highlighted, understood, and advanced through the development and support of public programs, research, museum collections, and educational ...

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Creators:
Dixon, Joseph K. (Joseph Kossuth)
Rodman Wanamaker Expedition
Wanamaker, Rodman, 1863-1928
Dates:
circa 1913
Size:
0.25 Linear feet
3 gelatin silver prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.309
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 3 gelatin silver prints shot by Joseph K. Dixon as part of the Wanamaker Expedition circa 1913.

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Creators:
American Association of Museums. Registrars Committee
Dates:
1991-2001
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-273
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the administrative records of the Registrars Committee (RC) of the American Association of Museums (AAM). The Registrars Committee's mission is to foster understanding, communication, and cooperation among registrars and other museum professionals; increase professionalism through training, education, and promotion ...

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