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Buildings

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
3 1/8 x 6 1/8 in. (8.0 x 15.7 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Landscape\building  Search this
Architecture Exterior  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.445
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.445

Buildings

Artist:
Lynne Flexner  Search this
Medium:
Oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
16 x 20 in. (40.8 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(by 1958)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.1842
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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edanmdm:hmsg_86.1842

Buildings

Artist:
Abraham Walkowitz, American, b. Tyumen, Russia, 1878–1965  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
10 1/16 x 7 3/8 in. (25.6 x 18.7 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
(n.d.)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.5402
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Early American Modernism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.5402

Buildings

Physical Description:
wood (blocks (76) material)
Measurements:
overall: one storage tray: 2 3/8 in x 10 3/4 in x 19 3/4 in; 6.0325 cm x 27.305 cm x 50.165 cm
Object Name:
Blocks, Batch of
wood blocks, batch of
Credit Line:
"The Morgan Press Type Font Collection" assembled by Willard D. Morgan
ID Number:
1982.0203.0065
Accession number:
1982.0203
Catalog number:
1982.0203.0065
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_829885
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Buildings

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Object Name:
drawing
Type:
drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
February 1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-1056-b
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1917-4-1056-b

Buildings

Collection Creator:
Sanford, Marion  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940s-1960s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Marion Sanford and Cornelia Chapin papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Marion Sanford and Cornelia Chapin papers, 1929-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marion Sanford and Cornelia Chapin papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-sanfmari-ref38

Buildings

Collection Creator:
Charles Scribner's Sons  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 65
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Charles Scribner's Sons Art Reference Department records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Charles Scribner's Sons Art Reference Department records, 1839-1962. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Scribner's Sons Art Reference Department records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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ead_component:sova-aaa-charscrs-ref479

Buildings

Collection Creator:
McLain, Kimowan (Metchewais)  Search this
Extent:
6 polaroid prints
Container:
Box 6, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Polaroid prints
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Thursday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited users to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not changed, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Kimowan (Metchewais) McLain Collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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Kimowan (Metchewais) McLain collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
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ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-084-ref210

Buildings

Collection Creator:
Poor, Henry Varnum, 1887-1970  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 63
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1940
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Henry Varnum Poor papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Henry Varnum Poor papers, 1873-2001, bulk 1904-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Henry Varnum Poor papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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ead_component:sova-aaa-poorhenr-ref558

Buildings

Collection Creator:
Poor, Henry Varnum, 1887-1970  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 52
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1943
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Henry Varnum Poor papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Henry Varnum Poor papers, 1873-2001, bulk 1904-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Henry Varnum Poor papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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ead_component:sova-aaa-poorhenr-ref546

Farm Buildings

Artist:
Alan Reynolds, British, b. 1926  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
14 1/8 X 10 1/8 IN. (36.0 X 26.0 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1958
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4233
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4233

Town Buildings

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900  Search this
Object Name:
Drawing
Type:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
possibly 1868–69
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-1499
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1917-4-1499
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Town Buildings

Artist:
Emmett Edwards, born Mount Pleasant, IA 1906-died 1982  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (61.4 x 76.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1935
Topic:
Cityscape\street  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York State  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Architecture Exterior\science\power lines  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\shed  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Newark Museum
Object number:
1966.31.4
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.31.4

On Buildings from the Report of Chief of Buildings and Superintendence 1896-97

Author:
Watkins, J. Elfreth  Search this
Subject:
Superintendent of the National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Color ; Size: 6.5w x 9.75h ; Type of Image: Object ; Medium: Document
Type:
Object
Document
Date:
1897
Topic:
Reports  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-2674
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13029

Untitled (Figure and Buildings)

Artist:
H. Lyman Saÿen, born Philadelphia, PA 1875-died Philadelphia, PA 1918  Search this
Medium:
brush and ink and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. (19.2 x 28.6 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Landscape\road  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\office building  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of H. Lyman Sayen to his nation
Object number:
1968.123.10
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.123.10

Sketches, Buildings

Collection Creator:
Webster, E. Ambrose (Edwin Ambrose), 1869-1935  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 31
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1890-1930
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Edwin Ambrose Webster papers are owned by the Archvies of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Edwin Ambrose Webster papers, 1821-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Edwin Ambrose Webster papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-webse-ref53

Miscellaneous Buildings

Collection Creator:
Ladd, Anna Coleman, 1878-1939  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1920
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Anna Coleman Ladd papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Anna Coleman Ladd papers, 1881-1950. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Anna Coleman Ladd papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-laddanna-ref272

Unidentified Buildings

Collection Creator:
Gellert, Hugo, 1892-1985  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 31
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1957-1958
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Collection Rights:
The Hugo Gellert papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Hugo Gellert papers, 1916-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Hugo Gellert papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-gellhugo-ref217

Unidentified buildings

Creator:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.  Search this
Anacostia Coordinating Council  Search this
George Washington University  Search this
Collection Creator:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col., 2 x 2 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Slides (photographs)
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1981
Scope and Contents:
This image shows a brick building and grounds, created in 1981 the image was used to inform a planning survey of the Anacostia Alabama Avenue Metro Station.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
Buildings  Search this
City planning  Search this
Genre/Form:
Slides (photographs)
Collection Citation:
Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Dorn C. McGrath, Jr.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-059, Item ACMA McGrath_168
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Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-059-ref706

Unidentified buildings

Creator:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.  Search this
Anacostia Coordinating Council  Search this
George Washington University  Search this
Collection Creator:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col., 2 x 2 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Slides (photographs)
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1981
Scope and Contents:
This image shows a brick building and grounds, created in 1981 the image was used to inform a planning survey of the Anacostia Alabama Avenue Metro Station.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
Buildings  Search this
City planning  Search this
Genre/Form:
Slides (photographs)
Collection Citation:
Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Dorn C. McGrath, Jr.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-059, Item ACMA McGrath_169
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Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-059-ref707

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