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Frances Perkins

Artist:
Clara Sipprell, 1885 - 1975  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
23.1cm x 18.4cm (9 1/8" x 7 1/4"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1952
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; bequest of Phyllis Fenner
Object number:
NPG.82.190
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.190

Frances Perkins

Artist:
Samuel Johnson Woolf, 12 Feb 1880 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal and chalk on paper
Dimensions:
65.1cm x 50.1cm (25 5/8" x 19 3/4"), Image
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1934
Topic:
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist's daughters, Muriel Woolf Hobson and Dorothy Woolf Ahern
Object number:
NPG.87.110
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of S.J. Woolf
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.87.110

15c Frances Perkins single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1821
Medium:
paper; ink (Prussian blue); adhesive /
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
April 10, 1980
Depicts:
Frances Perkins Issue, American, 1882 - 1965  Search this
Topic:
Women's Heritage  Search this
Political Figures  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1999.2004.128
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1999.2004.128

Frances Perkins

Artist:
Clara Sipprell, 1885 - 1975  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 25.2 x 20.3cm (9 15/16 x 8")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1952
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.60
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.60

Frances Perkins

Artist:
Samuel Johnson Woolf, 12 Feb 1880 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal and chalk on paper
Dimensions:
Other: 34.3 x 26.4cm (13 1/2 x 10 3/8")
Mat: 71.1 x 55.9cm (28 x 22")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1933
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC668
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of S.J. Woolf
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC668

Frances Perkins

Artist:
William Henry Cotton, 22 Jul 1880 - 5 Jan 1958  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on illustration board
Dimensions:
Image: 31cm x 23.6cm (12 3/16" x 9 5/16")
Board: 48.3 x 37.6 cm (19 x 14 3/4")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1935
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Imaginary  Search this
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.219
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.87.219

Frances Perkins

Artist:
William Sharp, 1900 - 1961  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Medium:
Ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 40.6 × 26 cm (16 × 10 1/4")
Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1935
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.232
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.87.232

Rediscovering Frances Perkins: The Woman Behind the New Deal

Creator:
National Postal Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2010-06-01T23:39:43.000Z
Topic:
Postal service;Letter mail handling;Stamp collecting  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNPM
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNPM
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_vnb4xVrtT4o

Frances Perkins

Artist:
Ferdinand Ralph Petrie, born Hackensack, NJ 1925  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 22 x 15 in. (55.9 x 38.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure female\elderly  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Occupation\political\cabinet member  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Milton Turner
Object number:
1980.22
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.22

Negative Log Book Number 6, (74-1 to 74-12340)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1974
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB06]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367103
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Frances Perkins

Artist:
Enit Kaufman, 1897 - 1961  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
51.4 x 41.2cm (20 1/4 x 16 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1940 - 1945
Topic:
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New-York Historical Society
Website: www.nyhistory.org/
Object number:
1947.182 NYHS
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1947.182_NYHS

Frances Perkins

Artist:
Max Kalish, 1 Mar 1891 - 18 Mar 1945  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
41.3cm x 24.2cm x 31.4cm (16 1/4" x 9 1/2" x 12 3/8"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1944
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Website: americanhistory.si.edu/collections
Object number:
44042 NMAH
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_44042_NMAH

Frances Perkins (1880-1965), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kalish, Max 1891-1945  Search this
Subject:
Perkins, Frances  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History 14th Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560
Date:
1944
Topic:
Portrait female  Search this
Control number:
IAS 70832247
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_453065

Poste Haste

Artist:
Peggy Bacon, 2 May 1895 - 4 Jan 1987  Search this
Sitter:
James Aloysius Farley, 30 May 1888 - 9 Jun 1976  Search this
George William Norris, 11 Jul 1861 - 2 Sep 1944  Search this
Harry Lloyd Hopkins, 17 Aug 1890 - 29 Jan 1946  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace, 7 Oct 1888 - 18 Nov 1965  Search this
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Harold Leclair Ickes, 15 Mar 1874 - 3 Feb 1952  Search this
Medium:
Dry point on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 14.1 x 30.1cm (5 9/16 x 11 7/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1935
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Harry Lloyd Hopkins: Male  Search this
Harry Lloyd Hopkins: Politics and Government\Public Official  Search this
Harry Lloyd Hopkins: Politics and Government\Government Official\Presidential Advisor  Search this
Harry Lloyd Hopkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Commerce  Search this
Harry Lloyd Hopkins: Society and Social Change\Social Worker  Search this
James Aloysius Farley: Male  Search this
James Aloysius Farley: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
James Aloysius Farley: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
James Aloysius Farley: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster\Postmaster General\US Postmaster General  Search this
James Aloysius Farley: Politics and Government\Campaign Director  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace: Male  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Commerce  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Agriculture  Search this
Henry Agard Wallace: Science and Technology\Scientist\Agricultural  Search this
George William Norris: Male  Search this
George William Norris: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
George William Norris: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
George William Norris: Politics and Government\US Senator\Nebraska  Search this
George William Norris: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Nebraska  Search this
Harold Leclair Ickes: Male  Search this
Harold Leclair Ickes: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Harold Leclair Ickes: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Interior  Search this
Harold Leclair Ickes: Politics and Government\Campaign Director  Search this
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2001.9
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2001.9

Madam Secretary, Frances Perkins / by George Martin

Author:
Martin, George Whitney  Search this
Subject:
Perkins, Frances 1882-1965  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 589 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1976
Topic:
Women in politics--Biography  Search this
Labor policy--History  Search this
Call number:
CT275.P437 M3
CT275.P437M3
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_73583

Clock, 1934

Associated person:
Roosevelt, Franklin Delano  Search this
Perkins, Francis  Search this
Johnson, General H S  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 10 3/4 in x 11 in x 6 in; 27.305 cm x 27.94 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
Clock
Associated date:
1934
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Timekeeping  Search this
Credit Line:
Arnold Miles Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.217442.087
Catalog number:
217442.087
Accession number:
217442
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
Exhibition
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_497256

3c Maryland Tercentenary signed pane of 100

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 736
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine rose) / engraved
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 9 7/16 x 10 in. (23.97 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1934
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.220977.5.1-100
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.220977.5.1-100

Post Haste

Artist:
Peggy Bacon, born Ridgefield, CT 1895-died Kennebunk, ME 1987  Search this
Sitter:
James Farley  Search this
George Norris  Search this
Harry Hopkins  Search this
Henry Wallace  Search this
Frances Perkins  Search this
Harold Ickes  Search this
Medium:
drypoint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 5 5/8 x 11 7/8 in. (14.2 x 30.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935
Topic:
Animal\dog  Search this
Portrait group  Search this
Occupation\political\statesman  Search this
Occupation\service\postman  Search this
Occupation\political\senator  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\post office  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Frank McClure
Object number:
1979.98.13
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.98.13

Frances Perkins, that woman in FDR's cabinet! / By Lillian Holmen Mohr

Author:
Mohr, Lillian Holmen 1926-  Search this
Subject:
Perkins, Frances 1882-1965  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 328 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1979
C1979
Topic:
Women in politics--Biography  Search this
Labor policy--History  Search this
Call number:
CT275.P437 M6
CT275.P437M6
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_115492

0.15 Frances Perkins (1882-1965)m Secretary of Labor, 1933-1945 (First Woman Cabinet Member) design file

Physical Description:
Design file may contain any of the following: stamp designs; documents; correspondence; newspapers; articles; press releases; artists' guides; descriptions; designs; drawings; memorandums; and photographs.
Date:
ca. 1980
Name:
Perskins, Frances  Search this
Topic:
Postage stamps--United states--History  Search this
Postage stamp design  Search this
Catalog number:
Scott Catalogue USA 1821
See other items in:
Stamp Design Files, Third Postmaster General's Office at the National Postal Museum Library, Smithsonian Libraries
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILDF_USA1821

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