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Oral history interview with Volkmar Kurt Wentzel, 2002 October 18-2003 January 24

Interviewee:
Wentzel, Volkmar Kurt, 1915-2006  Search this
Interviewer:
Bayly, Anne Louise, 1975-2016  Search this
Subject:
Constantinople, Lely  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Photographers  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12978
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)255118
AAA_collcode_wentze02
Theme:
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_255118
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JOURNAL 1 ANSCO COMPANY

Maker:
Ansco  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
cardboard (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 12 in x 2 1/2 in; 40.64 cm x 30.48 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
book
general ledger
Date made:
1907 -1910
ID Number:
PG.69.244
Accession number:
287544
Catalog number:
69.244
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1694541

GAF Records

Source:
GAF Corporation  Search this
Names:
Agfa (Firm)  Search this
Ansco Company  Search this
Anthony, Edward A.  Search this
Anthony, Edward A.  Search this
Former owner:
GAF Corporation  Search this
Extent:
3 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white photographs
Business records
Clippings
Histories
Legal documents
Newsletters
Price lists
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Date:
1939-1963
Summary:
The collection consists of historical and business records for ANSCO, a company now owned by GAF (General Aniline and Film Corporation).
Content Description:
Collection includes business correspondence, some of it regarding a collection of Matthew B. Brady photographs; photographs, mostly of the company's products, biographical information on Edward A. Anthony, who started Anthony & Scovill, which merged with AGFA in 1928; multiple written accounts of the history of the company; trade literature; catalogs; price lists; company newsletters; scholarly journals; legal documents; and clippings. There is a small number of papers relating to Edward A. Anthony's first company, Anthony and Co., dating back to 1877.
Provenance:
Collection donated to the Photographic History Collections of the National Museum of American History, by GAF. Transferred to the Archives Center in 2019.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Camera industry  Search this
Letters (correspondence) -- 20th century  Search this
Photographic film industry  Search this
Scholarly periodicals  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white photographs
Business records -- 20th century
Clippings -- 20th century
Histories
Legal documents -- 20th century
Newsletters -- 20th century
Price lists
Trade catalogs
Trade literature -- 20th century
Citation:
GAF Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1476
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1476

Agfa Ansco, 1842-1942; 100 years of American photography. Agfa Ansco

Author:
Agfa Ansco Corporation  Search this
Agfa Ansco, Binghamton, N.Y  Search this
Physical description:
19 p. illus., photos. 33 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1942
C1942
Topic:
Photographic industry  Search this
Call number:
TR15 .A35Z
TR15.A35Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_254201

Portrait

Author:
Ansco Company  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 19 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1909
1921
1909-1921]
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Call number:
TR1 .P89
AP1 .P793
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_192533

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