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Walt Kuhn, Boston, Mass. letter to Vera Kuhn, Fort Lee, N.J.

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Creator:
Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949
Kuhn, Vera, Vera Kuhn, 1877-1949
Subject:
Kuhn, Vera
Kuhn, Walt
Copley Society (Boston, Mass.)
Armory Show (1913 : Boston, Mass.)
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Boston, Mass.
Date:
1913 Apr
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 5 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 22 x 14 cm.
Summary:
A letter detailing Kuhn's progress and planning that will bring the International Exhibition of Modern Art to Boston. It includes a diagram of the exhibition set-up at the Copley-Society.
Citation:
Walt Kuhn, Boston, Mass. letter to Vera Kuhn, Fort Lee, N.J., 1913 Apr. Walt Kuhn, Kuhn family papers, and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
U.S. public domain
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14567
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Walt Kuhn, Kuhn family papers, and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Bunker Hill Monument, one of America's proudest memorials, Boston. 11155 interpositive

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Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston (Mass.)
Date:
1920-1930
1900-1910
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.2.57 [83].
Topic:
Historical sites
Monuments
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Local number:
RSN 27764
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Newton Club catalogue of paintings : [exhibition] from December the 9th to December the 17th, 1896

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Author:
Newton Club (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Catalogs
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
Date:
1896
19th century
Notes:
Includes prices and advertisements.
Cover title.
Topic:
Art, American
Societies, etc
Call number:
N6510 .N49 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Paul Revere's House, Boston, Mass.

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Artist:
W. Harry Smith, born Devon, England 1875-died Cambridge, MA 1951
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 10 x 7 1/8 in. (25.4 x 18.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure(s) in exterior\urban
Cityscape\Massachusetts\Boston
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house
Architecture Exterior\domestic\Revere, Paul
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.301
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum

Bunker Hill Monument, Charlestown and distant harbor. [Caption 12825 : stereo photonegative.]

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Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
H.C. White Co
Physical description:
Glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Massachusetts
Charlestown (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.)
Date:
1895
1921
1890-1920
Notes:
Same as RSN 7173 and 7174.
Currently stored in box 1.1.5 [151], moved from [157]. Orig. no. 257-A.
Topic:
Harbors
Historical sites
Monuments
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Local number:
RSN 1431
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Bunker Hill Monument, Charlestown and distant harbor. [Active no. 12825: stereo interpositive]

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Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
H.C. White Co
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Charlestown (Mass.)
Massachusetts
Date:
1900-1910
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.2.8 [5].
Same as RSN 1431 and 7174
Topic:
Harbors
Historical sites
Monuments
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Local number:
RSN 7173
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Bunker Hill Monument, Charlestown and distant harbor. [Active no. 12825: stereo interpositive]

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Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
H.C. White Co
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Massachusetts
Charlestown (Mass.)
Date:
1900-1910
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.2.8 [5].
Same as RSN 1431 and 7173
Topic:
Harbors
Historical sites
Monuments
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Local number:
RSN 7174
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Fitting room of the Foster Brothers Picture Frames

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Subject:
Foster Brothers (Boston, Mass.)
Type:
Photographs
Date:
189-?
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 13 x 17 cm.
Summary:
Photograph of the fitting room of the Foster Brothers Picture Frames, Cambridge St., Boston, Mass.

picture of a room in Foster Brothers factory, Cambridge St., Boston. Room is "fitting" room where mats for pictures were cut and pictures fitted to frames. Cards for mats standing at rear. Handle of cutting knife of table center.
Citation:
Fitting room of the Foster Brothers Picture Frames, 189-? / unidentified photographer. Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Artists' studios
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9076
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Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Foster Brothers Picture Frames catalog

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Subject:
Foster Brothers (Boston, Mass.)
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
ca. 1896
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Brochure : 11 p. : ill. ; 12 x 10 cm.
Summary:
Catalog of picture frames by the Foster Brothers Picture Frames co., Park Sq., Boston, Mass. Printing only on odd pages.
Citation:
Foster Brothers Picture Frames catalog, ca. 1896. Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Framers
Frames
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9075
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Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Foster Brothers framers stock card illustrating Spanish type of frame

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Creator:
Foster Brothers (Boston, Mass.)
Type:
Artifacts
Date:
194-?
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Item : 1 sheet ; 24 x 29 cm.
Summary:
Foster Brothers framers stock card with design illustration and photograph.
Citation:
Foster Brothers framers stock card illustrating Spanish type of frame, 194-?. Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Design drawings
Frames
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9081
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Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Crown Prince Linen Collar [trade card]

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Advertiser:
Pine & Hamblin (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Culture:
Japanese
Type:
Trade cards
Date:
1890
1900
19th century
Notes:
In Box 11, Folder: Pine & Hamblin.
Summary:
5 Japanese figures in kimonos, several of indestinct sex. One holds a parasol and fan, another is wearing a Crown Prince collar.
Cite as:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Collars
Men's Clothing
Clothing and dress
Kimonos
Local number:
AC0060-0000071 (AC Scan No.)
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

“Bunker Hill Grand Centennial March” Sheet Music

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Composer:
Mason, L.
Publisher:
Oliver Ditson & Co.
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
leaflet
sheet music
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1875
Description (Brief):
This sheet music for the song “Bunker Hill Grand Centennial March,” was written and composed by L. Mason, and published by Oliver Ditson & Co. in Boston, Massachusetts in 1875. The march was written for the centennial of the Battle of Bunker Hill, and features an image of the Bunker Hill Monument and an image of the battle on the cover. There is a red stamp that reads “For the Press” on the upper right corner of the cover.
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Music
Related event:
Battle of Bunker Hill, 1775
ID Number:
1979.1154.22
Accession number:
1979.1154
Catalog number:
1979.1154.22
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

Alvan Fisher, Boston, Mass. letter to unidentified recipient

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Creator:
Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1852 Mar. 25
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten ; 25 x 19 cm.
Citation:
Alvan Fisher, Boston, Mass. letter to unidentified recipient, 1852 Mar. 25. Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6997
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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John Smibert, Boston, Mass. letter to unidentified recipient

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Creator:
Smibert, John, 1688-1751
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1743 July 1
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 2 p. : handwritten ; 24 x 19 cm.
Citation:
John Smibert, Boston, Mass. letter to unidentified recipient, 1743 July 1. Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7000
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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T. H. Tompkins, Boston, Mass. letter to Charles Henry Hart

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Creator:
Tompkins, T. H.
Hart, Charles Henry, Charles Henry Hart
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1892 Apr. 25
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 13 cm.
Citation:
T. H. Tompkins, Boston, Mass. letter to Charles Henry Hart, 1892 Apr. 25. Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7028
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Paul Bransom, Washington, D.C. letter to Grace Bransom, Boston, Mass.

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Creator:
Bransom, Paul, 1885-1979
Bransom, Grace, Grace Bransom, 1885-1979
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1905 Oct. 29
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 2 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.
Summary:
Letter with envelope. Envelope addressed to: Miss Grace Bond #29 Bowdoin St., Boston, Mass. (co. Mrs. Henderson)

Grace Bond is the maiden name of Grace Bransom.
Citation:
Paul Bransom, Washington, D.C. letter to Grace Bransom, Boston, Mass., 1905 Oct. 29. Paul Bransom papers, 1862-1985, bulk 1904-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7733
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Paul Bransom papers, 1862-1985, bulk 1904-1979
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Edward Warren letter to Frank Gair Macomber, Boston, Mass.

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Creator:
Warren, Edward
Macomber, Frank Gair, Frank Gair Macomber
Subject:
Armory Show (1913 : New York, N.Y.)
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1913 Mar. 31
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 2 p. : signed ; 28 x 22 cm.
Summary:
A letter from Warren to Macomber discussing the possibility of a Cubist-Futurist exhibition sponsored by the Copley Society, Boston, Mass.
Citation:
Edward Warren letter to Frank Gair Macomber, Boston, Mass., 1913 Mar. 31. Copley Society records, 1879-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Exhibitions
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8923
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Copley Society records, 1879-1981
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Black & white man at rally - Boston, Mass. - 1968

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Photograph by:
Robert Houston, American, born 1935
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men
Dimensions:
H x W: 3200pixels (3200pixels)
Type:
digital images
Place captured:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Topic:
African American
Activism
Civil Rights
Communities
Local and regional
Photography
Resistance
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert and Greta Houston
Object number:
2014.116.48
Rights:
© Robert Houston
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

Southwest front of stately Trinity Church from Copley Square, Boston. 10701 interpositive 1910

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Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Trinity Church (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 5" x 8"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston (Mass.)
Copley Square (Boston, Mass.)
Date:
1910
1920-1930
1900-1910
Notes:
[May 1910 CB MS] on envelope.
Currently stored in box 3.2.37 [136].
Topic:
Automobiles
Carriages
Churches
Horses
Plazas
Streets
Local number:
RSN 24285
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

King's Chapel, a famous landmark of eighteenth century times, Boston. 10741 interpositive

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Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
King's Chapel (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, +Size 3 1/4 x 3 1/4
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston (Mass.)
Date:
1920-1930
1900-1910
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.2.57 [83], moved from [55].
NOTE! IMAGE REVERSE COPIED ON VIDEODISC! Similar to RSN 14847 and 24312.
Topic:
Architecture
Chapels
Churches
Streets
Local number:
RSN 27676
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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