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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, 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.
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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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

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.
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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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.
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 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.
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
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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.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment
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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
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
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

Paul Bransom, Washington, D.C. letter to Grace Bransom, Boston, Mass.

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Creator:
Bransom, Paul, 1885-1979
Bransom, Grace, 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.
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
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.
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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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.
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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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.
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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T. H. Tompkins, Boston, Mass. letter to Charles Henry Hart

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Creator:
Tompkins, T. H.
Hart, Charles Henry
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1892 Apr. 25
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 13 cm.
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
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Archives of American Art
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Henry Kirke Brown, Boston, Mass. letter to George Loring Brown, Worcester, Mass.

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Creator:
Brown, Henry Kirke, 1814-1886
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1886
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1839 Aug. 21
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 3 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 25 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6823
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Descriptive catalogue of an important collection of Japanese and Chinese pottery, porcelain, bronzes, brocades, prints, embroideries, kakemono, screens, ivories and gold lacquers selected by Mr. Bunkio Matsuki of Kobe, Japan, and Boston

Matsuki collection, Japanese fine arts
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Author:
Leonard & Co. (Boston, Mass.)
Former owner:
Freer, Charles Lang 1854-1919 DSI-F
Subject:
Matsuki, Bunkio 1867-1940 Art collections
Type:
Electronic resources
Catalogs
Auction catalogs
Date:
1898
Notes:
Dates: 04/21,1898
Call number:
Auction 222
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

William Morris Hunt, Albany, N.Y. letter to Rose Lamb, Boston, Mass.

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Creator:
Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879
Lamb, Rose, 1824-1879
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1878 Nov. 8
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 folded sheet : handwritten ; 21 x 25 cm., folded to 21 x 13 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10294
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Rose Lamb papers, circa 1870-1961, bulk, circa 1870-1900
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Thomas Doughty, Boston, Mass. letter to Asher Brown Durand, New York, N.Y.

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Creator:
Doughty, Thomas, 1793-1856
Durand, Asher Brown, 1793-1856
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1833 May 6
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 4 p. : handwritten ; 25 x 20 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6870
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Henry Sargent, Boston, Mass. letter to John Trumbull, New York, N.Y.

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Creator:
Sargent, Henry, 1770-1845
Trumbull, John, 1770-1845
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1821 Sept. 17
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 3 p. : handwritten ; 25 x 20 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6992
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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R. M. (Richard Morrell) Staigg, Boston, Mass. letter to unidentified recipient

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Creator:
Staigg, R. M. (Richard Morrell), 1817-1881
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
between 1841 and 1881
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten ; 13 x 10 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7006
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Thomas Wilmer Dewing, Boston, Mass. letter to Charles Henry Hart, New York, N.Y.

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Creator:
Dewing, Thomas Wilmer, 1851-1938
Hart, Charles Henry, 1851-1938
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1905 Mar. 27
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 15 cm.
Summary:
Date based on note in lower left corner in a hand other than Dewing's: Arr. 3/27/05.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6868
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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The Battle at Bunker's Hill near Boston

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Artist:
John Trumbull, born Lebanon, CT 1756-died New York City 1843
Medium:
engraving on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 5 7/8 x 8 3/8 in. (14.9 x 21.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\male
Figure(s) in exterior\battlefield
State of being\evil\war
State of being\death
Landscape\Massachusetts\Boston
History\United States\Battle of Bunker Hill
Object\weapon\gun
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Library of the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1990.5.6
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum

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