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Archives Center Carousel Collection, 1925-1994

Donor:
Brill, Aaron K
Cernigliaro, Marguerite
Fried, Frederick 1909-1994
Pfaff, Mildred T
Illions, Rudolph C
Illions, Bernard J
Royal, Verna F
Misklea, M. Francis
Creator:
Cernigliaro, Salvatore
Collector:
Division of Cultural History (NMAH, SI)
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. : 3 boxes, . 1 oversize folder
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Cyanotypes
Design drawings
Clippings
Price lists
Trade catalogs
Auction catalogs
Patents
Newsletters
Place:
United States
Date:
1925
1925-1994
20th century
Summary:
A diverse collection of papers relating to amusement parks and playgrounds, with most of the papers relating to carousels. Contents include correspondence, photographs (including one cyanotype), exhibition catalogs, trade literature and trade catalogs, price lists, articles and clippings, newsletters, and patents (photocopies) for carousel animals. One series, that relating to the woodcarver Salvatore Cernigliaro, contains his sketchbook for carousel animal designs.
Cite as:
Archives Center Carousel Collection, 1925-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Figure sculpture
Wood-carvers
Playgrounds
Recreation
Playground equipment
Amusement ride equipment industry
Merry-go-round art
Merry-go-round
Amusement rides
Local number:
2003.3055 (NMAH Acc.)
2003.3054 (NMAH Acc.)
2003.3052 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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