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Ned J. Burns papers, [undated]

Creator:
Burns, Ned J.
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
25 items.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Reference materials accumulated by Burns on the history of panoramas. Included are: twenty note cards; a reprint of "Marquard Wocher and His Panorama of Thun," by H. Albert Steiger-Bay; a three-page article by Helen Lockwood Coffin, "Dioramas-Panoramas-Cycloramas"; a translation of an "Essay on the History of Panoramas and Dioramas," by Germain Bapts (27 pp.); an article "?Moving Pictures« in the Peale Museum"; and an article by Burns, "The Cyclorama of Jerusalem at Ste. Anne de Beaupré, Province of Québec, Canada."
Citation:
Ned J. Burns papers, [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Burns was the Chief of the Branch of Museums of the National Park Service in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.
Provenance:
Donated 1971 by Ned J. Burns.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Cycloramas
Dioramas
Panoramas
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6862
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208990
AAA_collcode_burnned
Theme:
Ephemera, Miscellany, and General Art Related
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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