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The New York City directory, for ..

Title:
New-York City directory
Author:
Rode, Charles R. 1825-1865  Search this
Doggett, John 1809-1852  Search this
Physical description:
v. ; 24 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Directories
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1851
18uu
[1851-
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_953010

Art and the empire city : New York, 1825-1861 / edited by Catherine Hoover Voorsanger and John K. Howat

Author:
Voorsanger, Catherine Hoover  Search this
Howat, John K  Search this
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 636 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2000
C2000
19th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Call number:
N6535.N5 A28 2000X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_615835

"Nature's grandest scene" : 19th century views of Niagara Falls [exhibition] February 18-April 12, 1986, Wunderlich & Company, New York City

Author:
Wunderlich & Company (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
30 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
In art
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.)
Date:
1986
©1986
19th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1103031

New York : art and cultural capital of the Gilded Age / edited by Margaret R. Laster and Chelsea Bruner

Editor:
Laster, Margaret R.  Search this
Bruner, Chelsea  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 225 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
New York (State)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2019
19th century
1865-1898
Topic:
Arts and society--History  Search this
Civilization  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1103193

James E. Gerrell Notebook

Creator:
Gerrell, James E. (lead pipe contractor)  Search this
Names:
Griswould, N. L.  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872  Search this
Extent:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 folder )
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Notebooks
Place:
Brooklyn (N.Y.) -- 1840-1850
New York (N.Y.) -- 1840-1850
Date:
1842-1847.
Scope and Contents note:
Notebook of James E. Gerrell, lead pipe contractor for S. B. Morse's Washington-Baltimore Telegraph of 1842, and city surveyor of New York, 1845-1847: contains copies of letters from the New York Tribune about Morse's Electro magnetic Telegraph; a letter from N. L. Griswould to Gerrell requesting a survey of property near the Atlantic Dock, Brooklyn; notes on various surveying jobs in New York City; and a receipt from the State of New York for services rendered.
Provenance:
Collection donated by H.S. Thomson.
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.
Occupation:
Lead pipe contractors  Search this
Topic:
Surveying and surveying instruments  Search this
Pipe, Lead  Search this
Telegraph, Wireless  Search this
Electric machinery  Search this
Electrical engineering  Search this
Genre/Form:
Notebooks -- 1840-1850
Citation:
James E. Gerrell Notebook, 1842-1847, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0056
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0056

Public parks, private gardens : Paris to Provence / Colta Ives ; edited by Cynthia Clark and Emily Walter

Author:
Ives, Colta Feller  Search this
Editor:
Clark, Cynthia  Search this
Walter, Emily  Search this
Issuing body:
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 204 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
France
Paris
Provence
Date:
2018
19th century
Topic:
Parks in art  Search this
Gardens in art  Search this
Landscape painting, French  Search this
Impressionism (Art)  Search this
Post-impressionism (Art)  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1098546

Costume balls and the creation of American identity / Audrey Rachel Sutton

Author:
Sutton, Audrey Rachel  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 111 leaves : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Theses
Place:
United States
Europe
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2018
19th century
1865-1898
Topic:
Leisure class--History  Search this
Masquerades--History  Search this
National characteristics, American  Search this
Balls (Parties)  Search this
History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
European influences  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1097177

The finest building in America : the New York Crystal Palace, 1853-1858 / Edwin G. Burrows

Author:
Burrows, Edwin G. 1943-2018  Search this
Subject:
Crystal Palace (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
New York Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations (1853-1854 : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 248 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
New York (State)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2018
1775-1865
Topic:
Glass construction  Search this
Lost architecture  Search this
New York (N.Y.)--History  Search this
Buildings, structures, etc  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096720

Sugar, cigars, and revolution : the making of Cuban New York / Lisandro Pérez

Author:
Pérez, Lisandro  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 399 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
New York (State)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2018
19th century
Topic:
Cuban Americans--History  Search this
Cubans--History  Search this
Immigrants--History  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096982

Portraits of Methodist preachers; and other engravings

Title:
Portraits DSI
Engraver:
Dick, Archibald L. approximately 1805-approximately 1855  Search this
Halpin, Frederick W. 1805-1880  Search this
Illman, Thomas -1859 or 1860  Search this
Longacre, James Barton 1794-1869  Search this
Paradise, John Wesley 1809-1862  Search this
Prud'homme, John Francis Eugene 1800-1892  Search this
Smith, William D. approximately 1800--  Search this
Welch, Thomas B. 1814-1874  Search this
Welch & Walter  Search this
Illustrator:
Conarroe, George W. 1803-1882 or 1884  Search this
Cooke, G (George) 1793-1849  Search this
Dodson, Richard W. 1812-1867  Search this
Gush, William active 1833-1874  Search this
Neagle, John 1796-1865  Search this
Nutting, B. F (Benjamin Franklin) 1803?-1887  Search this
Peale, Sophonisba Angusciola 1786-1859  Search this
Twitchell, Asa Weston 1820-1904  Search this
Wightman, Thos (Thomas) 1811-1888  Search this
Printer of plates:
Jones, Fitz Edwin  Search this
Publisher:
Lane, George 1784-1859  Search this
Scott, Levi 1802-1882  Search this
T. Mason and G. Lane (Firm)  Search this
Methodist Book Room (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Wesley family  Search this
Physical description:
[21] leaves, 77 leaves of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 31 cm
Type:
Portraits
Catalogs
Date:
1851
19th century
Topic:
Methodists  Search this
Portraits, American  Search this
Call number:
N7593 .P85
N7593.2 .P85 1851
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_156457

Evelyn Nesbit and Stanford White : love and death in the gilded age / Michael Macdonald Mooney

Author:
Mooney, Michael Macdonald 1930-  Search this
Subject:
Nesbit, Evelyn 1884-1967  Search this
White, Stanford 1853-1906  Search this
Thaw, Harry Kendall 1871-1947  Search this
Physical description:
320 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
True crime stories
Place:
United States
New York (State)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1976
19th century
Topic:
Showgirls  Search this
Models (Persons)  Search this
Celebrities  Search this
Murder  Search this
Triangles (Interpersonal relations)  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1086022

To marry an English Lord / by Gail MacColl and Carol McD. Wallace

Author:
MacColl, Gail 1954-  Search this
Wallace, Carol 1955-  Search this
Physical description:
x, 403 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
New York (State)
New York
England
New York (N.Y.)
United States
Date:
1989
©1989
19th century
1865-1918
Topic:
Upper class--History  Search this
Nobility--History  Search this
Marriage--History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1086018

Beauties of sculpture

Engraver:
Roffe, Edwin  Search this
Baily, Edward Hodges 1788-1867  Search this
Roffe, William active 1820-1890  Search this
Mote, William Henry  Search this
Artlett, Richard Austin 1807-1873  Search this
Hall, George R. 1818-  Search this
Baker, James H. 1829-  Search this
Knight, T. W (Engraver)  Search this
Thomson, James 1788-1850  Search this
Freebairn, Alfred Robert 1794-1846  Search this
Hunt, T. W. active approximately 1850-1863  Search this
Dyer, R. H.  Search this
Tomkins, Peltro William 1759-1840  Search this
Brown, Joseph active 1838-1886  Search this
Holl, Benjamin 1808-1884  Search this
Knight, Charles 1743-1827?  Search this
Finden, Edward Francis 1791-1857  Search this
Donor:
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927 DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Virtue, George 1793?-1868  Search this
Virtue and Company  Search this
Event place:
New York Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations (1853-1854 : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
37 unnumbered leaves of plates : chiefly illustrations ; 34 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
185u
185u-185u
19th century
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Sculpture, Neoclassical  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001858 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_538992

A book of the Tile Club

Title:
Book of the Tile Clvb
Author:
Shinn, Earl 1838-1886  Search this
Smith, Francis Hopkinson 1838-1915  Search this
Strahan, Edward 1838-1886  Search this
Lewis Company  Search this
Book designer:
White, Stanford 1853-1906  Search this
Printer:
Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)  Search this
Subject:
Tile Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 105 p. [30] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 39 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1886
19th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painting  Search this
Call number:
N6510.T53 T5 1886
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_391813

A Book of the Tile Clvb

Author:
Shinn, Earl 1838-1886  Search this
Smith, Francis Hopkinson 1838-1915  Search this
Book designer:
White, Stanford 1853-1906  Search this
Subject:
Tile Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xi, [5], 105, [1] pages, [5] leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 41 x 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1887
19th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painting, American  Search this
Art--Societies, etc  Search this
Call number:
N6510.T53 T5 1887
N6510.T53T5 1887
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_430940

Das Veilchen : ein Taschenbuch für Freunde : einer gemüthlichen und erheiternden Lectüre : zwölfter Jahrgang 1829

Title:
Veilchen Jahrg. 12 (1829)
Donor:
Hewitt, Sarah 1859-1930 DSI  Search this
Bookseller:
Arthur S. Vernay Incorporated (New York, N.Y.) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[26], 118, [2] p., [13] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 11 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Women's periodicals, Austrian
Almanacs, Austrian
Gift books
Date:
1829
[1829]
19th century
Topic:
Fashion  Search this
German literature  Search this
Call number:
AY804 .V45 1829
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_931291

Boss Tweed : the rise and fall of the corrupt pol who conceived the soul of modern New York / Kenneth D. Ackerman

Author:
Ackerman, Kenneth D  Search this
Subject:
Tweed, William Marcy 1823-1878  Search this
Physical description:
x, 437 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
New York (State)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2006
19th century
To 1898
Topic:
Politicians  Search this
Tweed Ring  Search this
Political corruption--History  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
F128.47.T96 A28 2006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_800738

Pictures at an exhibition : the fine arts at the New York Crystal Palace, 1853-1854 / Henry F. Raine

Title:
Fine arts at the New York Crystal Palace, 1853-1854
Author:
Raine, Henry F  Search this
Subject:
Crystal Palace (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
New York Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations (1853-1854)  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 175, leaves, [66] leaves of plates : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2006
19th century
Topic:
Art, Modern  Search this
Art--Public opinion  Search this
Call number:
N5020.N4 C79 2006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_802413

Emma Lazarus / Esther Schor

Author:
Schor, Esther H  Search this
Subject:
Lazarus, Emma 1849-1887  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 347 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2006
C2006
19th century
Topic:
Poets, American  Search this
Women social reformers  Search this
Zionists  Search this
Jews  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_820352

Impressed by light : British photographs from paper negatives, 1840-1860 / Roger Taylor ; biographical dictionary by Larry J. Schaaf in collaboration with Roger Taylor

Author:
Taylor, Roger 1940-  Search this
Schaaf, Larry J (Larry John) 1947-  Search this
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 438 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 x 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
2007
C2007
19th century
Topic:
Calotype--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_833405

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