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Everett Edward Thompson Lantern Slides

Creator:
Thompson, Everett Edward, 1876-1962  Search this
Names:
Kuhn, Irene  Search this
Extent:
151 lantern slides (approximate number: 151 Items)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Place:
Indonesia -- description and travel
East Indies
Java
Indonesia
Malaysia
Date:
1899-1962
Summary:
The papers, 1899-1962, of editor, lexicographer, author, and lecturer Everett Edward Thompson (1876-1962) primarily document his 1905 trip to Indonesia and subsequent lectures delivered from 1913-1919 and 1956. Portions of the papers are photocopies. Included are obituaries; a portrait photograph dated 1899; portions of a travel journal; announcements, notes, and 132 glass stereopticons assembled in preparation for lectures on Indonesia; a letter; printed material and clippings related to language and the Webster-Merriam dictionaries; and a handwritten copy of Irene Kuhn's 1961 news article on the early history of U.S. field teaching in the Philippines.
Scope and Content Note:
The papers, 1899-1962, of editor, lexicographer, author, and lecturer Everett Edward Thompson (1876-1962) primarily document his 1905 trip to Indonesia and subsequent lectures delivered from 1913-1919 and 1956. Portions of the papers are photocopies. Included are obituaries; a portrait photograph dated 1899; portions of a travel journal; announcements, notes, and 132 glass stereopticons assembled in preparation for lectures on Indonesia; a letter; printed material and clippings related to language and the Webster-Merriam dictionaries; and a handwritten copy of Irene Kuhn's 1961 news article on the early history of U.S. field teaching in the Philippines. Total: 151 items
Arrangement note:
The collection is organized into seven series:

Series 1: -- Biographical Data

Series 2: -- Portrait Photograph

Series 3: -- Travel Journal

Series 4: -- Lecture notes and announcements

Series 5: -- Letter

Series 6: -- Printed Matter

Series 7: -- Lantern Slides
Biographical Information:
Editor, lexicographer, author, and lecturer Everett Edward Thompson was born in Springfield, Massachusetts in1876. He received an A.B. degree from Amherst College in 1899. From 1901-1905 Thompson fufilled an appointment to a government teaching position in the Philippines. In 1905 he traveled from Manila to Singapore, and then to Burma, India, Ceylon, Java, the Straits Settlements, and Japan. From 1905 to 1909 he was part of the editorial staff of the G&C Merriam Company, publisher of the Webster-Merriam dictionaries, Springfield, Massachusetts. In 1907 he married Emily Lecretia Bettes and two years later in 1909 received an M.A. from Amherst College where he wrote a thesis on, "The Spanish Element in the English Language." From 1910-1920 Thomspon served as editor of foreign language textbooks, American Book Company, New York City. In 1920 he received honorary doctor of letters (Litt. D) from Syracuse University. That same year Thompson rejoined the Webster dictionary editorial staff of G&C Merriam Company, Springfield, Massachusetts where he remained until 1949. Everett Edward Thompson died 1962 March 24 in Springfield, Massachusetts.

1876 June 20 -- Born in Springfield, Massachusetts

1899 -- Received A.B. degree from Amherst College

1901-1905 -- Appointed government teaching position in the Philippines

1905 -- Traveled from Manila to Singapore, and then to Burma, India, Ceylon, Java, the Straits Settlements, and Japan

1905-1909 -- Joined editorial staff of the G&C Merriam Company, publisher of the Webster-Merriam dictionaries, Springfield, Massachusetts

1907 -- Married Emily Lecretia Bettes

1909 -- Received M.A. from Amherst College. Thesis on, "The Spanish Element in the English Language."

1910-1920 -- Editor of foreign language textbooks, American Book Company, New York City

1913 -- Birth of son Ronald

1920 -- Received honorary doctor of letters (Litt. D) from Syracuse University

1920-1949 -- Re-joined the Webster dictionary editorial staff of G&C Merriam Company, Springfield, Massachusetts

1962 March 24 -- Died in Springfield, Massachusetts
Provenance:
The collection was donated to the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives by Everett Edward Thompson's son, Ronald Thompson, in 1991.
Restrictions:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu.
Rights:
No restrictions on use.
Topic:
Royalty, Netherlands  Search this
Genre/Form:
Lecture notes
Photographs
Citation:
Everett Edward Thompson Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. Gift of Ronald Thompson, 1991.
Identifier:
FSA.A1991.05
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Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-fsa-a1991-05
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Lionel Bier Drawings of Monuments and Sites in Iran, 1975-1976

Creator:
Bier, Lionel D. 1942-2004  Search this
Physical description:
29 architectural drawings
Type:
Architectural drawings
Collection descriptions
Place:
USA, New York, New York
Iran
Date:
1975
1975-1976
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Architecture--Sassanid  Search this
Local number:
FSA A2004.05
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Restricted: Bishapur drawings ; until permission by granted by Iranian authorities
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282155
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Carol Bier and Lionel Bier Collection

Creator:
Bier, Carol  Search this
Bier, Lionel D. 1942-2004  Search this
Physical description:
circa 2500 frames : black and white (2 binders)
Culture:
Sassanians  Search this
Qashqāʼī (Turkic people) Iran  Search this
Type:
Negatives
Collection descriptions
Slides (photographs)
Place:
Iran, Fars
Iran
Mamasānī (Iran)
Date:
1975
1975-1976
1950-2000
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Architecture, Sassanid  Search this
Local number:
FSA A2008.01
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282164

John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection, circa 1936-1939

Creator:
Cox, John Hadley b. 1913  Search this
Physical description:
ca. 105 lantern slides : black and white ; 3 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Collection descriptions
Place:
China, Hunan Province, Changsha
China
Changsha (Hunan Sheng, China)
Date:
1936
1936-1936
circa 1936-1939
Topic:
Archaeology--Antiquities  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Bronzes, Chinese  Search this
Lacquer and lacquering  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1991.07
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282170

Foreign Missions Library Lantern Slide Collection

Creator:
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions  Search this
Subject:
Red Cross  Search this
Physical description:
98 lantern slides : black and white and color
Type:
Lantern slides
Collection descriptions
Place:
Iran, Tehran, Tehran
Iran
New York (N.Y.)
Tehran (Iran)
Date:
19??
19??-19??
Topic:
Missionaries  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1991.04
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282171

Russell Hamilton Postcard and Photograph Collection, circa 1895-1909

Creator:
Hamilton, Russell d. 1911 (collector)  Search this
Physical description:
193 postcards and photographs : black and white and color
Type:
Postcards
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Place:
China
Egypt
Hong Kong
India
Japan
Kuwait
Oman
Somalia
Sri Lanka
Yemen
Date:
1909
circa 1895-1909
1890-1920
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Local number:
FSA A2001.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282198

Impey Family Photograph Albums circa 1850-1889

Photographer:
Impey, Eugene Clutterbuck Captain  Search this
Creator:
Scowen & Co  Search this
Woodbury & Page  Search this
Physical description:
ca. 304 albumen and salt prints : black and white
Type:
Salted paper prints
Collection descriptions
Albumen prints
Place:
India, West Bengal, Calcutta (Kolkata)
India
Sri Lanka
Java
Date:
circa 1850-1889
1840-1860
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1993.09
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282218
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Philip Miles Photographs of Chinese Architecture, circa 1901

Collector:
Smith, Myron Bement 1897-1970  Search this
Physical description:
18 glass negatives black and white ; 12.5 x 17.8 cm. each
Type:
Photographic prints
Collection descriptions
Glass negatives
Place:
China, Beijing, Beijing
China
Beijing (China)
Date:
1901
circa 1901
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Local number:
Also cataloged in Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection as FS-GR-286 to FS-GR-303
FSA A2014.05
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282219

Mrs. Harry C. Norcross Collection of Early Photographs of Japan, circa 1890's

Creator:
Norcross, Henry C.  Search this
Norcross, Henry C. Mrs  Search this
Ogawa, Kazumasa 1860-1930  Search this
Tamamura, Kozaburo 1856-19??  Search this
Physical description:
13 albumen prints : color ; 27.9 x 19.2 cm or smaller
Type:
Albumen prints
Collection descriptions
Place:
Japan
Date:
1890-1900
19th century
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Local number:
FSA A2003.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282220
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Chaplain A.C. Oliver Jr. Lantern Slide Collection, circa 1920's and 1930's

Collector:
Oliver, Alfred Cookman 1885-1952  Search this
Physical description:
306 lantern slides : black and white and color
Type:
Lantern slides
Collection descriptions
Place:
China, Beijing, Beijing
Beijing (China)
Date:
1920
1920-1940
circa 1920s and 1930s
1900-1950
Local number:
FSA A1997.06
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282224
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Kenneth X. Robbins Collection & Papers

Collector:
Robbins, Kenneth X  Search this
Physical description:
ca. 100-150 maps : color
ca. 1300 color postcards
6 books
60 photographs
Type:
Maps
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Postcards
Medals
Postage stamps
Place:
India
Turkey
Pakistan
Iran
Asia
Date:
1901-1946
Topic:
Nobility  Search this
Coins  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Kings and rulers  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1990.01
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282225

Martha Smith Collection of Stereographs and Postcards, circa 1904

Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Mayor, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt) 1901-1980  Search this
Underwood & Underwood Studios  Search this
Exposition universelle de 1867 (Paris, France)  Search this
Subject:
Meiji Emperor of Japan 1852-1912  Search this
Physical description:
51 stereographs: black and white
2 postcards: black and white
Type:
Stereographs
Collection descriptions
Postcards
Place:
Japan
Date:
1904
circa 1904
1900-1910
Local number:
FSA A2002.02
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282266

Three Roads to Urga, circa 1920's [typescript]

Physical description:
1 item (75 pages of typescript)
79 silver prints : black and white
Type:
Travel diaries
Collection descriptions
Prints
Place:
Mongolia, Mongolia, Urga (Ulaanbaatar)
Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
Date:
192?
192?-192?
circa 1920s
Local number:
FSA A1996.02
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282267

James Marshall Plumer Papers, circa 1930's-1960

Creator:
Plumer, James Marshall  Search this
Subject:
Plumer, James Marshall  Search this
Physical description:
250 photographs : black and white
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Correspondence
Printed material
Drawings
Maps
Place:
China
Japan
Fujian
Zhejiang
Date:
193?
193?-1960
circa 1930s-1960
Topic:
Ceramics  Search this
Kilns  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282278

George Kroto Lantern Slide Collection, 1901-1910

Collector:
Kroto, George 1873-1946  Search this
Photographer:
Tsurubuchi, H  Search this
Ikeda, Kametaro 1862-1915  Search this
Physical description:
130 glass lantern slides : color
Type:
Lantern slides
Collection descriptions
Place:
Japan
Kamakura-shi (Japan)
Kyoto (Japan)
Yamanaka Lake (Japan)
Yokohama-shi (Japan)
Tokyo (Japan)
Osaka (Japan)
Hakone-machi (Japan)
Yokosuka-shi (Japan)
Date:
1901
1901-1910
1900-1950
Local number:
FSA A1992.02
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282285

Xie Zhiliu Papers, 1951, 1961-1977

Creator:
Xie, Zhiliu  Search this
Subject:
Xie, Zhiliu  Search this
Chen, Peiqi  Search this
Lao, Jixiong  Search this
Physical description:
circa 800 items
Type:
Personal papers
Collection descriptions
Writings
Negatives
Diaries
Photograph albums
Photographic prints
Photographs
Place:
China, Shanghai, Shanghai
China
Taiwan
Date:
1961
1961-1977
1951, 1961-1977
1950-2000
Topic:
Painting, Chinese  Search this
Calligraphy, Chinese  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1999.34
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282286

Diane Vogt O'Connor Photograph Collection, circa 1878-1879

Donor:
Vogt-O'Connor, Diane  Search this
Creator:
Stillfried, Raimund Baron von 1839-1911  Search this
Kusakabe, Kimbei 1841-1934  Search this
Physical description:
3 albumen prints : color ; 8.5 x 10.5 in
Type:
Albumen prints
Collection descriptions
Place:
USA, District of Columbia, Washington
Japan
Date:
1878
1878-1879
circa 1878-1879
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1991.03
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282288
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James Riley Sever Lantern Slide Collection, 1875-1877

Creator:
Sever, James Riley  Search this
Photographer:
Child, Thomas  Search this
Subject:
Parkes, Harry Sir 1828-1885  Search this
Ward, William Hayes 1835-1916  Search this
Columbus, Christopher  Search this
Physical description:
84 lantern slides : black and white and color
Type:
Lantern slides
Collection descriptions
Place:
China
Canton (China)
Beijing (China)
Taiwan
Date:
1875
1875-1877
Local number:
FSA A1998.01
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282296

Felice Beato Photograph Album - "Photographs of Delhi", circa 1858

Photographer:
Beato, Felice b. ca. 1825  Search this
Physical description:
35 albumen prints mouned into album (2.5 linear ft.) : black and white
1 photograph : black and white
1 glass negative : black and white
Type:
Albumen prints
Collection descriptions
Photograph albums
Photographs
Glass negatives
Place:
India, Delhi, Delhi
India
Date:
1858
circa 1858
Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858
1850-1900
Topic:
History  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1993.04
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282302

Sergius N. Ferris Luboshez Collection, 1945-1972 1945-1949

Collector:
Luboshez, Ferris  Search this
Physical description:
664 photographs and negatives black and white and color
1 newspaper clipping
1 museum catalog
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Negatives
Place:
USA, District of Columbia, Washington
China
Date:
1945
1945-1972
1945-1949
Topic:
Art--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, Chinese  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1992.01
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282303

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