Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
63045 documents - page 1 of 500Result pages are truncated to 500.

Niagra Rapids

Artist:
Louis Eilshemius, American, b. Arlington, New Jersey, 1864–1941  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paperboard
Dimensions:
10 x 14 1/8 in. (25.4 x 35.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(n.d.)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.1692
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.1692

The Rapids

Artist:
W. Elmer Schofield, born Philadelphia, PA 1867-died Cornwall, England 1944  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
50 1/8 x 60 1/4 in. (127.4 x 152.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1914
Topic:
Landscape\river  Search this
Landscape\forest  Search this
Landscape\season\winter  Search this
Landscape\waterfall  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Henry Ward Ranger through the National Academy of Design
Object number:
1954.11.1
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1954.11.1

rough rapids

Maker:
Eickemeyer, Jr., Rudolf  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 31.5 cm x 40 cm; 12 13/32 in x 15 3/4 in
image: 11.5 cm x 19.5 cm; 4 17/32 in x 7 11/16 in
Object Name:
platinum print
Date made:
1890s
ID Number:
PG.004135.B107.20
Catalog number:
4135.B107.20
Accession number:
106456
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Rudolf Eickemeyer Jr. Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1875681

[River rapids.] 21963 photonegative

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
American Stereoscopic Co  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3 1/2" x 3 3/4"
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1900-1910
Topic:
Rapids  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Waterscapes  Search this
Local number:
RSN 10735
Video number 10004
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_147258

Dande Rapids

Creator:
Carvalho & Freitas  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 8.6 x 13.8 cm)
Container:
Volume 1 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[ca. 1923]
Scope and Contents:
Image of rapids. Text on front reads: "Loanda. Cataratas do Dande." Handwritten and dated message on verso. Date reads: "4-10-923."
Printed text on verso reads: "No. 668. Editores: Carvalho & Freitas, Lda., Loanda."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-14-30
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscapes -- natural  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA AO 1985-142207
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1480

Quanza Rapids

Creator:
Carvalho & Freitas  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm)
Container:
Volume 1 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of rapids and two men standing on rocks. Printed text on front reads: "Pungo Andongo. Rapidos do Quanza."
Printed text on verso reads: "No. 689. Editores: Carvalho & Freitas, Lda., Loanda."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-14-31
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscapes -- natural  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA AO 1985-142208
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1481

[River rapids.] 21873 photonegative

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
American Stereoscopic Co  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3 1/2" x 3 3/4"
Type:
Landscapes (representations)
Photographs
Date:
1900-1910
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Bridges  Search this
Rapids  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Local number:
RSN 10692
Video number 09961
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_147215

[River rapids.] 29507 photonegative

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 5" x 8"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Date:
1900-1910
Topic:
Bridges  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Rapids  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Waterways  Search this
Local number:
RSN 18083
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_154618

Grand Rapids, Michigan, Grand Rapids Art Gallery

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Container:
Box 114, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940-1958
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The records of Jacques Seligmann & Co. 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:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-jacqself-ref11865

Grand Rapids, Michigan, Grand Rapids Art Gallery

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Container:
Box 219, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1957-1958
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The records of Jacques Seligmann & Co. 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:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-jacqself-ref14216

[River rapids.] 29519 photonegative

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 5" x 8"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Date:
1900-1910
Topic:
Buildings  Search this
Formations (Geology)  Search this
Rapids  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Walkways  Search this
Local number:
RSN 18087
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_154622

[Flooding river rapids.] 8421 interpositive

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1900-1910
Topic:
Disasters  Search this
Floods  Search this
Rapids  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Local number:
RSN 27292
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_165157

[River rapids, Jamaica. Stereo photonegative.]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co  Search this
Photographer:
White, H.C  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Jamaica
Date:
1900
1910
1900-1910
Topic:
Mountains  Search this
Rapids  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Waterscapes  Search this
Local number:
RSN 1611
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_142317

[Rapids on wide river.] photonegative

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
5 pieces, 5" x 8"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Date:
1900-1910
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Castles  Search this
Rapids  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Local number:
RSN 2261
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_166141

Fishermen in Rapids

Artist:
Louis Eilshemius, American, b. Arlington, New Jersey, 1864–1941  Search this
Medium:
Gouache on paper
Dimensions:
9 7/8 x 14 in. (25.1 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1884
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.1691
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.1691

The Hozu Rapids

Artist:
Miki Suizan (1887 - 1961)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 26.5 x 39.2 cm (10 7/16 x 15 7/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1924
Period:
Taisho era
Topic:
river  Search this
boat  Search this
Taisho era (1912 - 1926)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.1451
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with artist
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.1451

rushing river rapids

Maker:
Eickemeyer, Jr., Rudolf  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 cm x 50 cm; 13 3/8 in x 19 11/16 in
image: 23 cm x 18.5 cm; 9 1/16 in x 7 9/32 in
Object Name:
platinum print
Date made:
1909
ID Number:
PG.004135.B021.20
Catalog number:
4135.B21.20
Accession number:
128483
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Rudolf Eickemeyer Jr. Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1870858

Grand Rapids Art Gallery

Collection Creator:
Spark, Victor D. (Victor David), 1898-1991  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 24
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1963-1970
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Victor D. Spark 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:
Victor D. Spark papers, circa 1830-1983, bulk 1930-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Victor D. Spark papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-sparvict-ref795

Rapids of the Cambandi

Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm)
Container:
Volume 1 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of three people standing on a rocky riverbed with rapids visible in the distance. Text on front reads: "Cachoeiras de Cambandi." Handwritten note on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-14-11
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscapes -- natural  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA AO 1985-142185
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1458

Angola Cunene River Rapids

Creator:
Azevedo, J.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm)
Container:
Volume 1 AO
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
[19--]
Scope and Contents:
Image of a river and rapids. Printed text on recto reads: "Angola - Rio Cunene - Roacana; 24 - Pequenos rapidos."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Foto - J. Azevedo / Imp. Jakob Nahm - Loanda."
Local Numbers:
EEPA AO-14-15
General:
Image indexed by catalogue number or series; arranged by country and subject.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscapes -- natural  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA AO 1985-142191
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1464

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By