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Bunker Hill Monument, one of America's proudest memorials, Boston. 11155 interpositive

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
Topic:
Historical sites
Monuments
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Local number:
RSN 27764
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.2.57 [83]
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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Foster Brothers Picture Frames catalog

Subject:
Foster Brothers (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
Brochure : 11 p. : ill. ; 12 x 10 cm.
Type:
Printed/Published Materials
Date:
ca. 1896
Topic:
Framers
Frames
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9075
Summary:
Catalog of picture frames by the Foster Brothers Picture Frames co., Park Sq., Boston, Mass. Printing only on odd pages.
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Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Newton Club catalogue of paintings : [exhibition] from December the 9th to December the 17th, 1896

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
Topic:
Art, American
Societies, etc
Call number:
N6510 .N49 1896
Notes:
Includes prices and advertisements
Cover title
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Fitting room of the Foster Brothers Picture Frames

Subject:
Foster Brothers (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 13 x 17 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Date:
189-?
Topic:
Artists' studios
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9076
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.
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Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942
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Archives of American Art
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Foster Brothers framers stock card illustrating Spanish type of frame

Creator:
Foster Brothers (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
Item : 1 sheet 24 x 29 cm.
Type:
Artifacts
Date:
194-?
Topic:
Design drawings
Frames
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9081
Summary:
Foster Brothers framers stock card with design illustration and photograph.
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Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942
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Archives of American Art
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Paul Revere's House, Boston, Mass.

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

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
Topic:
Harbors
Historical sites
Monuments
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Local number:
RSN 1431
Notes:
Same as RSN 7173 and 7174
Currently stored in box 1.1.5 [151], moved from [157]. Orig. no. 257-A
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Bunker Hill Monument, Charlestown and distant harbor. [Active no. 12825: stereo interpositive]

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
Topic:
Harbors
Historical sites
Monuments
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Local number:
RSN 7173
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.2.8 [5]
Same as RSN 1431 and 7174
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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Bunker Hill Monument, Charlestown and distant harbor. [Active no. 12825: stereo interpositive]

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
Topic:
Harbors
Historical sites
Monuments
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Local number:
RSN 7174
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.2.8 [5]
Same as RSN 1431 and 7173
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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Sketch design for a picture frame

Creator:
Carrig-Rohane Shop (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
1 drawing : graphite
Type:
Artworks
Date:
193-?
Topic:
Frames
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11855
Summary:
Sketch of frame both straight on and in cross-section. Inside sketch are typewritten notations of frame measurements, materials ("lemon gold leaf"), and cost ("$11.00").
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Carrig-Rohane Shop records, 1903-1962
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Crown Prince Linen Collar [trade card]

Advertiser:
Pine & Hamblin (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Culture:
Japanese
Type:
Trade cards
Date:
1890
1900
19th century
Topic:
Collars
Men's Clothing
Clothing and dress
Kimonos
Local number:
AC0060-0000071 (AC Scan No.)
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
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977
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Archives Center - NMAH
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“Bunker Hill Grand Centennial March” Sheet Music

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
Date made:
1875
Subject:
Music
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
Event:
Battle of Bunker Hill, 1775
ID Number:
1979.1154.22
Accession number:
1979.1154
Catalog number:
1979.1154.22
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
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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Paul Bransom, Washington, D.C. letter to Grace Bransom, Boston, Mass.

Creator:
Bransom, Paul, 1885-1979
Bransom, Grace, 1885-1979
Physical description:
Letter : 2 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1905 Oct. 29
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7733
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.
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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.

Creator:
Warren, Edward
Macomber, Frank Gair
Subject:
Armory Show (1913 : New York, N.Y.)
Physical description:
Letter : 2 p. : signed ; 28 x 22 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1913 Mar. 31
Topic:
Exhibitions
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8923
Summary:
A letter from Warren to Macomber discussing the possibility of a Cubist-Futurist exhibition sponsored by the Copley Society, Boston, Mass.
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Copley Society records, 1879-1981
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Archives of American Art
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Alvan Fisher, Boston, Mass. letter to unidentified recipient

Creator:
Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863
Physical description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten ; 25 x 19 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1852 Mar. 25
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6997
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1912
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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John Smibert, Boston, Mass. letter to unidentified recipient

Creator:
Smibert, John, 1688-1751
Physical description:
Letter : 2 p. : handwritten ; 24 x 19 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1743 July 1
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7000
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1912
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Archives of American Art
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T. H. Tompkins, Boston, Mass. letter to Charles Henry Hart

Creator:
Tompkins, T. H.
Hart, Charles Henry
Physical description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 13 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1892 Apr. 25
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7028
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1912
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Archives of American Art
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Southwest front of stately Trinity Church from Copley Square, Boston. 10701 interpositive 1910

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
Topic:
Automobiles
Carriages
Churches
Horses
Plazas
Streets
Local number:
RSN 24285
Notes:
[May 1910 CB MS] on envelope
Currently stored in box 3.2.37 [136]
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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King's Chapel (E.), a famous landmark of eighteenth century times, Boston. 10741 photonegative

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
King's Chapel (Boston, Mass.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 5" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston (Mass.)
Date:
1920-1930
1900-1910
Topic:
Architecture
Chapels
Children
Churches
Streets
Local number:
RSN 14847
Video number 14236
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.38 [55]
Company catalog card included
Similar to RSN 24312 and 27676
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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King's Chapel, a famous landmark of eighteenth century times, Boston. 10741 interpositive

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
Topic:
Architecture
Chapels
Churches
Streets
Local number:
RSN 27676
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.2.57 [83], moved from [55]
NOTE! IMAGE REVERSE COPIED ON VIDEODISC! Similar to RSN 14847 and 24312
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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