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Exhibition Records, 1993-2010

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Culture and the Arts  Search this
Subject:
Perich, Shannon Thomas  Search this
Liebhold, Peter  Search this
Delaney, Michelle Anne  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Information Technology and Society  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Photographic History  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Freeze Frame: Eadweard Muybridge's Photography of Motion (Exhibition) (2000-2001: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Kennedys Photographed by Richard Avedon (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The 1896 Washington Salon and Art Photography (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Richard Avedon Memorial Photographs (Exhibition) (2004-2005: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
I Do Solemnly Swear: Photographs of the 2009 Presidential Inauguration (Exhibition) (2009: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Travel Diary of a Photographer: Volkmar K. Wentzel in India, 1946-1948 (Proposed exhibition)  Search this
Photographing History: Fred J. Maroon and the Nixon Years, 1970-1974 (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photo du Jour: David Hume Kennerly's Picture-a-Day Journey Through the First Year of New Millennium (Exhibition) (2002: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Scurlock Studio and Black Washington: Picturing the Promise (Exhibition) (2009-2010: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
September 11: Bearing Witness to History (Exhibition) (2002-2003: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Visual Journal: Harlem and D.C. in the Thirties and Forties (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
America's Voices, America's Stories (Proposed exhibition)  Search this
Buffalo Bill's Wild West Warriors: Photographs by Gertrude Kasebier (Exhibition) (2011: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
World War II Photographic Perspectives (Exhibition) (2004-2005: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Diana Walker, Photojournalist (Exhibition) (2003-2004: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
History in the News: Collecting September 11 (Exhibition) (2005-2006: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photographs by John Paul Caponigro and Kendall Messick (Exhibition) (2005-2006: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
2.19 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Brochures
Pamphlets
Compact discs
Electronic records
Floor plans
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1993
1993-2010
Topic:
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Photography--History  Search this
Camera industry  Search this
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Committees  Search this
Photographers  Search this
Loans  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-232
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2026. Box 1 contains copyrighted materials, see finding aid; Transferring office; 11/4/2016 memorandum, Johnstone to Bowers; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1958-2010, 2013 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Culture and the Arts]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398629

Exhibition Records, 1953-2008

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Information Technology and Society  Search this
Subject:
Wedderburn, Alexander J  Search this
Ostroff, Eugene  Search this
Haberstich, David  Search this
Hawkins, Elliott  Search this
Liebhold, Peter  Search this
Disney, Walt 1901-1966  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Photographic History  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Graphic Arts and Photography  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Graphic Arts Section of Photography  Search this
United States National Museum (U.S.) Division of Graphic Arts Section of Photography  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Hall of Photography  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
History-of-Photography Collection (Traveling exhibition) (1969)  Search this
Harry Garfield (Exhibition) (1962-1963: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
One Photographer's New York (Exhibition) (1964: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photographs by Andreas Feininger (Exhibition) (1963: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Gum and Carbon Prints (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Philippe Halsman (Exhibition) (1963: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Children of the World (Exhibition) (1965: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Eikoh Hosoe: Man and Woman (Exhibition) (1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
James B. Johnson: A New Perspective of Washington (Exhibition) (1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Clarence John Laughlin (Exhibition) (1962: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Victor Keppler (Exhibition) (1962: $c Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Russell Lee (Exhibition) (1965-1966: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Lingering Shadow: Photographs from the History of Photography Collection (Exhibition) (1969: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Georges Melies: Inventor of the Magic of Films (Exhibition) (1969-1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Light, Chemicals, and Camera (Exhibition) (1969: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Janine Niepce (Exhibition) (1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photographs by Irving Penn (Exhibition) (1963: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photographing the Frontier (Exhibition) (1977-1980: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Hand of Man on America (Exhibition) (1970-1971: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Platinum Women (Exhibition) (1981-1987: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photography and the City (Exhibition) (1968-1969: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photographs by Arthur Rothstein (Exhibition) (1963: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photographs by Kosti Ruohomaa (Exhibition) (1964: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Silver and Silk (Exhibition) (1975-1977: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Architectural Photographs and Color Transparencies by Ezra Stoller (Exhibition) (1962: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Tanaka: Photographs of Heron Hill (Exhibition) (1967: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
World Exposition of Photography (Exhibition) (1966: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Western Views and Eastern Visions (Exhibition) (1980-1981: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Stephen Whealton (Exhibition) (1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
White House Festival of the Arts (Exhibition) (1965: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Steven C. Wilson (Exhibition) (1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Microfilm: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (Exhibition) (1971: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
American Masters (Exhibition) (1974-1975: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Art of Animation (Traveling exhibition) (1959)  Search this
Harry K. Shgeta (Exhibition) (circa 1960s: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Beguiling the Babies: Photographing Children in the 19th Century (Exhibition) (1986-1987: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Images of War by Robert Capa (Exhibition) (1964: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Camera and the Human Façade (Exhibition) (1969-1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Joseph Costa (Exhibition) (1962: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Alfred Eisenstaedt (Exhibition) (1963: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Photographing History: Fred J. Maroon and the Nixon Years, 1970-1974 (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Women, Cameras, and Images: Imogen Cunningham (Exhibition) (1968-1969: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Women, Cameras and Images II: Betty Hahn and Gayle Smalley (Exhibition) (1969-1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Women, Camera, and Images III: Berenice Abbott (Exhibition) (1969: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Women, Camera, and Images IV: Barbara Morgan (Exhibition) (1969-1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Diana Walker, Photojournalist (Exhibition) (2003-2004: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War (Exhibition) (2004- : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
September 11: Bearing Witness to History (Exhibition) (2002-2003: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Color Sells (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
New Images 1839-1973 (Exhibition) (1973-1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Moods in Industry (Exhibition) (1962: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
1876: A Centennial Exhibition (Exhibition) (1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Brochures
Exhibition catalogs
Floppy disks
Electronic records
Floor plans
Drawings
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Date:
1953
1953-2008
Topic:
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Photography--History  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Animated films  Search this
Photographers  Search this
Camera industry  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-149
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years. until Jan-01-2024; Transferring office; 6/14/2013 memorandum, Johnstone to Wallace; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1920-2008 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Information Technology and Society]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398540

Refocus

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 14:00:10 +0000
Topic:
Design  Search this
See more posts:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Data Source:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_23fa1c2d090f322c0d24e647da0b3fd6

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

[Trade catalogs from Carl Zeiss]

Variant company name:
New York, NY ; Jena, Germany ; Stuttgart, Germany  Search this
Company Name:
Carl Zeiss  Search this
Related companies:
Zeiss Ikon AG (Dresden, Germany) ; Carl Zeiss, Inc. ; Zeiss Winkel ; Ica ; Carl Zeiss Jena ; Ercona Corp. ; Voigtlaender (Braunschweig, Germany)  Search this
Notes content:
One envelope OVERSIZE. Two binders. Some pieces in German. Television microscopes ; photomicroscopes ; operation microscopes ; film microscopes; stereomicroscopes ; stereoscopes ; polarization microscopes ; Axioskop microscopes ; Abbe illuminating apparatus ; photo-theodolite apparatus ; spectrographs ; Zeiss Planetarium ; telescopes ; astronomical instruments ; contact glasses (contact lenses) ; ophthalmological instruments ; otoscopes ; oculists' instrument set ; distal spectacles ; punktal glasses ; katral glasses ; spectacle magnifiers ; anastigmatic magnifying laryngeal mirror ; fundus camera ; operating table projecting lamp ; oral illuminator ; appliances for counting blood-corpuscles ; optical measuring and surveying instruments ; levels ; theodolites ; tacheomometers ; yellow glass filters for landscape photography ; cine lenses for movie cameras ; Zeiss Ikon Cameras ; Palmos cameras ; photographic lenses ; Druner's Stereoscopic Camera ; industrial measuring instruments ; telemeters ; spectrophotometers ; Epidiascope ; Episcope ; Zeiss-Neophot, a large epi-microscope and camera ; binoculars ; field glasses ; hyposcopes ; photomicrographic apparatus ; magnifiers ; projection apparatus ; cytopherometer ; heat ray and welding goggles ; auto searchlight ; military optical instruments ; refractometers ; mirror signalling apparatus ; field blink apparatus ; heliograph ; issues of "Zeiss Information" ; issues of "Zeiss Nachrichten." ; particle size analyzer ; Microsurgery in Practice ; electro-optical rangefinders ; electronic fieldbook ; data converter ;
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, photographs and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1655 pieces; 36 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Oberkochen, Germany
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies  Search this
Military equipment and supplies (including uniforms)  Search this
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Surveying supplies  Search this
Telephone; telegraph and telecommunications equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Armed Forces -- Equipment  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Candles  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Medical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Military supplies  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Optical instruments  Search this
Photographic industry  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Surgical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Surveying -- Instruments  Search this
Surveying instrument industry  Search this
Telecommunication systems  Search this
Telephone  Search this
Telephone supplies industry  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34533
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34533

[Trade catalogs from Polaroid Corp.]

Company Name:
Polaroid Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Polaroid Lighting, Inc. (West Haven, CT) ; Mutual-Sunset Lamp Mfg. Co. (New York, NY) ; Land-Wheelwright Laboratories ;  Search this
Notes content:
One envelope Oversize ; cameras ; film ; slide and photograph copier ; polarizers ; H-glass filters ; samples in pamphlet entitled "Technical information, primer of polarization" (#012060) ; "Story about the synthesis of quinine," includes a photographic print of the chemists who first synthesized quinine: Robert Woodward and William Doering : "the plan for synthesizing the complex drug was originated by Woodward and incorporated as a project in the basic research program of Polaroid Corporation..."(1944) ; photographic filters ; glare-free headlights ; projection slides ; plastic goggle lenses ; variable day glasses (eyeglasses)(allowing the wearer to adjust to the brightness level) ; promotional packet of brochures entitled, "Polaroid: the first 30 years/the next 300 days," ca. 1977, with news releases and other promotional material, including photographic prints -- announcing the 30th anniversary of Edwin Land's invention of the instant picture process ; "Available reprints on using Polaroid Land Products," a bound compilation of articles and advertisements of Polaroid products ; Polaroid desk lamp ; see the "Brand History" link at the Polaroid Corporation's web site for a complete timeline of the company's history ; www.polaroid.com ; Polaroid International Instant Photomicrography Competition 1983 ; Land Cameras and Accessories ; Speedliner Land Camera Model 95B ; film holders ; Land Camera model 180 ; Type 105 Land Film ; MP-3 Land Camera ; "Polaroid Pointers" ; "slides-on-the-spot transparency systems" ; "instant halftone and line copy systems" ; "SX-70 Land Cameras" ; Industrial View Land cameras ; MP-4 Land Camera ; "Model 600 SE Cameras" ; "Portfolio of Polaroid Industrial and Scientific Photography" ; print copiers ; authorized federal supply schedule film price list ; "polaprinters" ; participating dealers for "polaprinters" ; CU-5 Land Camera
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual, samples and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
light polarizers ;
Physical description:
251 pieces; 4 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Candles  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Optical instruments  Search this
Photographic industry  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34440
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34440

Instant : the story of Polaroid / Christopher Bonanos

Author:
Bonanos, Christopher  Search this
Subject:
Polaroid Corporation  Search this
Physical description:
92 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2012
Topic:
Photographic industry--History  Search this
Photographic film industry--History  Search this
Camera industry--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1004933

Argomania : a look at Argus cameras and the company that made them / Henry J. Gambino

Author:
Gambino, Henry J  Search this
Subject:
Argus Cameras, Inc History  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 222 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Michigan
Ann Arbor
Date:
2005
C2005
Topic:
Argus camera  Search this
Camera industry--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_799042

British camera makers : an A-Z guide to companies and products / Norman Channing and Mike Dunn

Author:
Channing, Norman  Search this
Dunn, Mike  Search this
Physical description:
159 p. : ill., facsims. ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1996
1996, c1995
Topic:
Cameras--History  Search this
Camera industry--History  Search this
Call number:
TR250 .C53 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_514550

The story of Kodak / Douglas Collins

Author:
Collins, Douglas 1945-  Search this
Subject:
Eastman Kodak Company History  Search this
Physical description:
392 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1990
Topic:
Photographic industry--History  Search this
Photographic film industry--History  Search this
Camera industry--History  Search this
Call number:
HD9708.U64E273 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400852

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