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Darrell F. Corti Food and Wine Collection

Donor:
Corti, Darrrell F.  Search this
Names:
WIne and Food Society  Search this
Extent:
1.3 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Menus
Signatures (names)
Date:
1931-1965
bulk 1940-1960
Scope and Contents:
The collection contains wine and food menus from a variety of events, including cruises, banquets, parties and honorary dinners. Some of the menus are autographed and a few are hand-drawn or hand-lettered. A large number of the menus are for events organized by the WIne and Food Society of San Francisco.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical / Historical:
A food and wine critic, Corti owns and runs a gourmet and wine shop in Sacramento, California.
Provenance:
Donated to the Archives Center in 2011 by Darrell F. Corti.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
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:
Food  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Wine and wine making -- California  Search this
Ocean travel  Search this
Genre/Form:
Menus -- 1930-1970
Signatures (names)
Citation:
Darrell F. Corti Food and Wine Collection, 1931-1965 (bulk 1940-1960), Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1248
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1248

Official White House china : 1789 to the present / Margaret Brown Klapthor ; additions and revisions by Betty C. Monkman, William G. Allman, and Susan Gray Detweiler ; photographs by Will Brown

Author:
Klapthor, Margaret Brown  Search this
Monkman, Betty C  Search this
Allman, William G  Search this
Detweiler, Susan Gray  Search this
Physical description:
303 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1999
Topic:
Porcelain  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_566634

Celebrating events with banquets and ceremonies in the Joseon dynasty / National Museum of Korea ; [authors, Hwang Jihyun, Park Jeong-hye, Jang Kyung-hee ; translation, Timothy Atkinson]

Author:
Hwang, Jihyun  Search this
Pak, Chŏng-hye 1961-  Search this
Jang, Kyung-hee  Search this
Kungnip Chungang Pangmulgwan (Korea)  Search this
Subject:
Kungnip Chungang Pangmulgwan (Korea)  Search this
Physical description:
263 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Korea
Date:
2011
Chosŏn dynasty, 1392-1910
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies--History  Search this
Festivals--History  Search this
Parties--History  Search this
Dinners and dining--History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DS913.27 .C4865 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_985898

Wooden table from Cedar Grove plantation

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
yellow pine, red oak, and iron nails
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 28 × 67 1/2 × 48 in., 107 lb. (71.1 × 171.5 × 121.9 cm, 48.5 kg)
Type:
tables (support furniture)
Place made:
Edgefield County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 19th Century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Virginia L. Burns and William Lowish in memory of Donna Gilbert Lowish
Object number:
2008.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment-Personal use
Furnishings, Housewares, and Décor
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.1

Untitled

Photograph by:
Devin Allen, American, born 1989  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 4320pixels × 6480pixels
Type:
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 2, 2016
Topic:
African American  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Devin Allen
Object number:
2016.98.34
Restrictions & Rights:
© Devin Allen
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.98.34

Untitled

Photograph by:
Devin Allen, American, born 1989  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 3264pixels × 4896pixels
Type:
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 23, 2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Play  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Devin Allen
Object number:
2016.98.54
Restrictions & Rights:
© Devin Allen
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.98.54

Untitled

Photograph by:
Devin Allen, American, born 1989  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 3264pixels × 4896pixels
Type:
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 25, 2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Play  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Devin Allen
Object number:
2016.98.55
Restrictions & Rights:
© Devin Allen
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.98.55

Melrose Plantation Cookbook

Written by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Francois Mignon, American, 1899 - 1980  Search this
Published by:
Baker Printing & Office Supply, American  Search this
Subject of:
Melrose Plantation, American, founded 1832  Search this
Signed by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product), plastic, adhesive
Dimensions:
7 7/8 × 5 1/8 × 3/16 in. (20 × 13 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
cookbooks
Place printed:
Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.238
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1956 By Francis Mignon. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.238

Stockpot used to cook collard greens at the Florida Avenue Grill

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Florida Avenue Grill, founded 1944  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15 3/8 × 18 1/8 × 15 1/4 in. (39.1 × 46 × 38.7 cm)
Type:
stockpots
Place used:
1100 Florida Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid to late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Imar and Tasha Hutchins, Florida Avenue Grill
Object number:
2015.71
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.71
Additional Online Media:

Agnes Hart Presser, Berice Schutzer and Josef Presser

Photographer:
Schutzer, Paul, 1930-1967  Search this
Subject:
Hart, Agnes  Search this
Presser, Josef  Search this
Schutzer, Bernice  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1964 June
Topic:
Dinners and dining  Search this
Leisure  Search this
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9120
See more items in:
Josef Presser and Agnes Hart papers, 1913-1980, bulk 1940-1980
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_9120
Additional Online Media:

The bohemian dinner

Creator:
Shaw, Charles Green, 1892-1974  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
19--
Topic:
Dinners and dining  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9838
See more items in:
Charles Green Shaw papers, 1686, 1833-1979, bulk, 1909-1974
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_9838

F. Luis Mora pocket diary

Creator:
Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1915 Apr.
Topic:
Celebrations  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Health  Search this
Travel  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5266
See more items in:
F. Luis Mora papers, 1891-1986, bulk 1891-1922
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_5266

Photograph of Diego Rivera eating at a table

Photographer:
Packard, Emmy Lou, 1914-1998  Search this
Subject:
Rivera, Diego  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1941
Topic:
Dinners and dining  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5525
See more items in:
Emmy Lou Packard papers, 1900-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_5525

Pocket diary

Creator:
Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1910 Jan.
Topic:
Celebrations  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8663
See more items in:
F. Luis Mora papers, 1891-1986, bulk 1891-1922
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8663

Felicia Meyer Marsh and Reginald Marsh

Subject:
Marsh, Felicia Meyer  Search this
Marsh, Reginald  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
194-?
Topic:
Dinners and dining  Search this
Travel  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6283
See more items in:
Felicia Meyer Marsh and Meyer family papers, circa 1880-1977
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6283

Artists Equity Dinner in honor of Yasuo Kuniyoshi

Photographer:
Archer, Alexander  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1948 March 25
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17238
See more items in:
Yasuo Kuniyoshi papers, 1906-2016
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_17238

Armory Show artists and members of the press at the beefsteak dinner given by the Association of American Painters and Sculptors

Photographer:
Rainford, Percy  Search this
Subject:
Association of American Painters and Sculptors (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Armory Show (1913 : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1913 Mar. 8
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5843
See more items in:
Walt Kuhn, Kuhn family papers, and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_5843
Additional Online Media:

Artists Equity Dinner in honor of Yasuo Kuniyoshi

Photographer:
Archer, Alexander  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1948 March 25
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)3310
See more items in:
Harry Gottlieb papers, 1910-1982
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_3310

Paul and Grace Bransom

Subject:
Bransom, Grace  Search this
Bransom, Paul  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Topic:
Dinners and dining  Search this
Families  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7754
See more items in:
Paul Bransom papers, 1862-1985, bulk 1904-1979
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7754
Additional Online Media:

Magnalite pot used by Chef Leah Chase at Dooky Chase restaurant

Manufactured by:
World Kitchen, LLC, American, founded 1998  Search this
Used by:
Leah Chase, American, 1923 - 2019  Search this
Dooky Chase's Restaurant, founded 1941  Search this
Medium:
aluminum , metal
Dimensions:
6 × 9 3/4 × 8 in. (15.2 × 24.8 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
pots
Place used:
Tremé, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
after 2001
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dooky Chase's Restaurant and Chef Leah Chase
Object number:
2015.128.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.128.1ab
Additional Online Media:

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