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M. H. De Young Memorial Museum records, 1894-1971

Creator:
M.H. De Young Memorial Museum  Search this
M.H. De Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Subject:
Watkins, Carleton E.  Search this
Varda, Jean  Search this
Raschen, Henry  Search this
Schmid, Rupert  Search this
Spooner, Sarah M.  Search this
Capwell, Josephine Edwards  Search this
Denton, Sherman F.  Search this
Jackson, T. B.  Search this
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. M. H. De Young Memorial Museum  Search this
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture -- Exhibitions -- Photographs  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9309
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211504
AAA_collcode_mhdeyoun
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211504

Frank B. McConnell papers, 1895-1939

Creator:
McConnell, Frank B.  Search this
McConnell, Frank B.  Search this
Subject:
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915: San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Exhibitions -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7946
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210114
AAA_collcode_mccofran
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210114

The California Midwinter International Exposition in photo-gravure from negatives taken by permission of the Executive Committee

Title:
Souvenir of the Midwinter Fair, photo-gravures
Author:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 leaf, 20 leaves of plates chiefly illustrations 13 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Date:
1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1005465

Official guide to the California Midwinter Exposition in Golden Gate park, San Francisco, California commencing January 27th, and closing June 30th, 1891

Author:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
207, [1] pages plans 21 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1894
Call number:
T874.A1 C35 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1000245

Larry Zim World's Fair Collection

Collector:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum.  Search this
Zim, Larry (Larry Zimmerman), 1931-1987  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Names:
Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (1909 : Seattle, Wash.)  Search this
Appalachian Exposition. (Knoxville, Tennessee: 1911)  Search this
Art and Techniques Exposition (Paris, France: 1937)  Search this
British Empire Exhibition (Wembley, London, England: 1924-1925)  Search this
British Empire Exposition (Glasgow, Scotland: 1938)  Search this
Bronx International Exposition (New York, New York: 1917-1918)  Search this
Brussels International (1910 )  Search this
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
California-Pacific International Exposition (San Diego, California: 1935-1936)  Search this
Canadian National Exposition (1937)  Search this
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Centennial Exposition of the Ohio Valley and Central States (1888 : Cincinnati, Ohio)  Search this
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Chicago Autumn Festival (1899)  Search this
Cincinnati Industrial Exposition (1882 : Cincinnati, Ohio)  Search this
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga)  Search this
Esposizione Internationale (1911 : Turin, Italy)  Search this
Esposizione Internationale D'Arte (Venice, Italy: 1910)  Search this
Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte (1895 : Venice, Italy)  Search this
Exhibition of Art Treasures (1857 : Manchester, England)  Search this
Exhibition, Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association (1878 : Boston, Massachusetts)  Search this
Expo 67 (Montréal, Québec)  Search this
Exposicion Centro-Americana (1897 : Guatemala City, Guatemala)  Search this
Exposition International (1894 : Lyons, France)  Search this
Exposition International Coloniale Maritime et d'Art Flammand (Antwerp, Belgium: 1930)  Search this
Exposition International de Liege (1930)  Search this
Exposition Internationale Maritime (1887 : Le Havre, France)  Search this
Exposition Nationale Belge (1880 : Belgium)  Search this
Exposition Universelle (1885 : Antwerp, Belgium)  Search this
Exposition Universelle de Paris (1855 : Paris, France)  Search this
Exposition Universelle de Paris (1878 : Paris, France)  Search this
Exposition coloniale internationale de Paris (1931)  Search this
Exposition universelle de 1867 à Paris  Search this
Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France)  Search this
Exposition universelle et internationale (1958 : Brussels, Belgium)  Search this
Exposition universelle internationale de 1900 (Paris, France)  Search this
Fiera di Milano (1939)  Search this
Foreign Exhibition (1883 : Boston, Massachusetts)  Search this
Franco-British Exhibition (London, England: 1908)  Search this
Franklin Institute Exhibition (1874 : Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)  Search this
Gewerbe Austellung (1896 : Berlin, Germany)  Search this
Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Great Exhibition of 1851 (London, England)  Search this
Great Industrial Exhibition (1853 : Dublin, Ireland)  Search this
Great Lakes Exposition (Cleveland, Ohio: 1936-1937)  Search this
Hemisfair '68 (San Antonio, Texas: 1968)  Search this
Hudson-Fulton Celebration (1909)  Search this
Imperial International Exhibition (London, England: 1909)  Search this
International Exhibition (1897 : Brussels, Belgium)  Search this
International Exhibition of 1862 (London, England)  Search this
International Exhibition of 1871 (London, England)  Search this
International Exhibition of 1872 (London, England)  Search this
International Exhibition of Arts and Manufactures (1865: Dublin, Ireland)  Search this
International Exposition (Barcelona, Spain: 1929-1930)  Search this
International Exposition (Brussels, Belgium: 1935)  Search this
International Exposition of Decorative Arts and Modern Industries (1925 : Paris, France)  Search this
International Exposition on the Environment (Spokane, Washington: 1974)  Search this
International Fire Exhibition 1903 : London, England)  Search this
International Marine Exhibition of Marine Hygiene and Exhibition of the Italian Glories (Genoa, Italy: 1914)  Search this
International Ocean Exposition (Okinawa, Japan: 1975)  Search this
Interstate and West Indian Exposition (Charleston, South Carolina: 1901-1902)  Search this
Italian Exposition (1904 : London, England)  Search this
Jamestown Tercentennial Exposition (Hampton Roads, Virginia: 1907)  Search this
Japan World Exposition (Osaka, Japan: 1970)  Search this
Japan-British Exhibition (London, England: 1910)  Search this
Knoxville International Energy Exposition (1982)  Search this
Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition (1905 : Portland, Or.)  Search this
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904: Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
National Ecuadorian Exposition (Quito, Ecuador: 1909)  Search this
National Export Exposition (1899 : Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)  Search this
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
New York World's Fair (1964-1965)  Search this
Pan-American Exposition (1901: Buffalo, N.Y.)  Search this
Panama-California Exposition (1915 : San Diego, Calif.)  Search this
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915: San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Scottish National Exposition (Edinburgh, Scotland: 1908)  Search this
Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition (1926 : Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Sydney International Exhibition (Sydney, Australia: 1879)  Search this
Texas Centennial Central Exposition (Dallas, Texas: 1936)  Search this
Universal Exhibition (1873 : Vienna, Austria)  Search this
Western Pennsylvania Exposition (1915 : Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)  Search this
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
World's Industrial and Cotton Centennial Exposition (1884-1885 : New Orleans, La.)  Search this
Extent:
46 Cubic feet (123 boxes and 150 map-folders)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Motion pictures (visual works)
Postcards
Greeting cards
Stationery
Panoramas
Sheet music
Posters
Shopping bags
Photographs
Stereographs
Menus
Place:
Disneyland (California)
Date:
1841-1988
Scope and Contents:
Memorabilia of fairs and World's Fairs throughout history, both in the United States and abroad, including photographs, stereographs, panoramas and slides; printed materials; postcards; sheet music; philatelic material; stationery and greeting cards; menus and food service items; posters; shopping bags; motion picture films; and other items.
Arrangement:
The collection is divided into three series.

Series 1: World's Fair Materials, 1841-1988

Series 2: Reference and Miscellaneous Materials

Series 3: Larry Zim Materials

Series 4: Oversize Materials, 1909-1968
Biographical / Historical:
Larry Zim, whose actual name was Larry Zimmerman, was an industrial designer, a historian of World's Fairs who wrote extensively on the subject, and a collector of World's Fair memorabilia.
Provenance:
Collection by bequest of Larry Zim.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but two oversize folders are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Crystal Palace -- (New York, New York)  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Postcards
Greeting cards
Stationery
Panoramas
Sheet music -- 20th century
Posters
Shopping bags
Photographs -- 19th century
Sheet music -- 19th century
Stereographs
Menus
Citation:
Larry Zim World's Fair Collection, 1841-1988, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0519
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Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8523c6615-9c45-41fc-86c2-ca7717969437
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0519
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M. H. De Young Memorial Museum records

Creator:
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Names:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. M. H. De Young Memorial Museum  Search this
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Capwell, Josephine Edwards  Search this
Denton, Sherman F.  Search this
Jackson, T. B.  Search this
Raschen, Henry, 1856-1937  Search this
Schmid, Rupert  Search this
Spooner, Sarah M.  Search this
Varda, Jean  Search this
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1894-1971
Scope and Contents:
3 letterbooks; photograph albums; and material relating to a proposed exhibition on Jean Varda.
REELS 2680-2681: 3 letterbooks contain correspondence, 1894-1903, with T. B. Jackson, Sherman F. Denton, Sarah M. Spooner, Rupert Schmid, Josephine Edwards Capwell, Henry Raschen and others. Notable letters include: Sept. 30, 1897, describing a collection of printed views of San Francisco, 1851-1853, which was sold to the museum; April 20, 1898, mentioning the purchase of photographs by Carleton E. Watkins; and April 2, 1898, concerning earthquake damage to the museum. Photograph albums include a 2 v. set, "California Palace Legion of Honor, Photographs of Paintings in the Fine Arts Buildings," California Midwinter International Exposition, 1894; and 2 containing views of sculpture installations and maquettes.
UNMICROFILMED: Material regarding a proposed retrospective exhibition of the work of Jean Varda, 1960-1971. Included are biographical and personal documents; 300 color transparencies and photographs of Varda, of his works, and of his friends; clippings and correspondence between the museum and prospective lenders of Varda's paintings.
Biographical / Historical:
Art museum; San Francisco, California.Founded 1896. Originally named the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
Provenance:
Material on reels 2680-2681 lent for microfilming 1982 by the M.H. De Young Memorial Museum through Jane Nelson, the librarian. Material on Varda donated 1976 by the museum.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Sculpture -- Exhibitions -- Photographs  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- California
Identifier:
AAA.mhdeyoun
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9404f0bb8-af7b-46ef-a178-31c450bc5bac
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mhdeyoun

Frank B. McConnell papers

Creator:
McConnell, Frank B.  Search this
Names:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum  Search this
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915: San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Extent:
7 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1895-1939
Scope and Contents:
Printed material regarding art in San Francisco, including: 2 exhibition catalogs, Temporary Catalog of the Department of Fine Arts, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, 1915; and Frontiers of American Art, 1939, an exhibition at the M.H. De Young Memorial Museum, of works done for the Federal Art Project; a Guide to the Halls and Galleries of the Memorial Museum Purchased with Surplus Proceeds of the California Midwinter International Exposition by the Executive Committee, 1895; and clippings on the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, 1915.
Biographical / Historical:
Staff member, M.H. De Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, Calif.
Provenance:
Donated 1973 by Frank McConnell.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Art -- Exhibitions -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- California
Identifier:
AAA.mccofran
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91ed29733-8f81-4419-97e1-ab2fd780ca8d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mccofran

The Denby children at the fair / by Mary E. Bamford

Author:
Bamford, Mary E (Mary Ellen)  Search this
Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : ill. ; 18 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Juvenile literature
Date:
1904
C1904
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_776029

San Francisco's Midwinter Exposition / William Lipsky

Author:
Lipsky, William  Search this
Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
128 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
San Francisco (Calif.)
Golden Gate Park (San Francisco, Calif.)
Date:
2002
C2002
19th century
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
T874.B1 L57 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_765370

In remembrance of the Midwinter International Exposition, San Francisco, Cal. = zum Andenken : En mémoire

Author:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
[16] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 16 x 25 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Date:
1894
1894]
Call number:
T874.C1 I35 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_798667

Official catalogue, Department of Fine Arts, John A. Stanton Chief / California Midwinter International Exposition, 1894

Author:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Stanton, John A  Search this
Physical description:
69 p. ; 17 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
San Francisco
Date:
1894
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
N5020 .S456 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_698062

Midwinter fair and the golden state : art views

Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. in 1. col. plates. 27 x 34 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1894
Call number:
T500.C1 D77
T500.C1D77
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_449013

The fantastic fair : the story of the California Midwinter International Exposition, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, 1894 / by Arthur Chandler & Marvin Nathan

Author:
Chandler, Arthur  Search this
Nathan, Marvin  Search this
Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 82 p. : ill. (some col.), port., map ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
San Francisco
Date:
1993
C1993
Topic:
Exhibition buildings  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_462252

In remembrance of the Midwinter International Exposition, San Francisco, Cal. = zum Andenken : En mémoire

Author:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.) Pictorial works  Search this
Physical description:
[16] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 16 x 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1894
1894]
Call number:
T874.C1 I35 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_465902

All about the Midwinter Fair [microform] : San Francisco / / by Taliesin Evans

Author:
Evans, Taliesin  Search this
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
vi, p. 115-195 : ill., plan ; 20 cm
Type:
Microforms
Guidebooks
Place:
San Francisco (Calif.)
Date:
1894
C1894
Call number:
mfm 003107.125.18
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_484124

Guide to the halls and galleries of the Memorial Museum ..

Author:
Golden Gate Park Memorial Museum (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Subject:
Golden Gate Park Memorial Museum (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
123 p., plans. 19 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Guidebooks
Date:
1895
Call number:
AM101.S19 G85 1895
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_210067

All about the Midwinter fair, San Francisco

Author:
Evans, Taliesin  Search this
Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 115-195 p. illus., ports., plan. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1894
C1894
Call number:
T874 .E92 1894
T874.E92 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_149134

West coast expositions and galas

Author:
Book Club of California  Search this
Stark, Samuel  Search this
Barth, Gunther Paul  Search this
Dillon, Richard H.  Search this
Broderick, Henry  Search this
Merrill, Leslie O.  Search this
Johnson, Walter S (Walter Seely) 1880-1969  Search this
Lindsay, Edward M.  Search this
Billington, Ray Allen 1903-1981  Search this
Shumate, Albert  Search this
Allen, Gwenfread E (Gwenfread Elaine) 1904-  Search this
Wilson, Adrian  Search this
Author:
George Waters Color Productions  Search this
Mackenzie & Harris  Search this
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition (1905 : Portland, Or.)  Search this
Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (1909 : Seattle, Wash.)  Search this
Portolà Celebration  Search this
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Panama-California Exposition (1915 : San Diego, Calif.)  Search this
Tournament of Roses  Search this
Peace voyage of the U.S. White Fleet  Search this
Mid-Pacific Carnival  Search this
Publisher:
Book Club of California  Search this
Physical description:
10 folders : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1970
Topic:
Postcards--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Call number:
NC1875.U6 B66 1970
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1060619

The dream city : a portfolio of photographic views of the World's Columbian Exposition / with an introduction by Halsey C. Ives

Title:
Views of Columbian Exposition and Midwinter Fair
Author:
Ives, Halsey Cooley 1846-1911  Search this
H.S. Crocker & Co  Search this
Subject:
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly ill. ; 27 x 35 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
California
San Francisco
Date:
1893
1894
C1893
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_903098

Centennial journey 1894-1994 : California Midwinter International Exposition, 1894, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

Title:
California Midwinter International Exposition
Author:
San Francisco History Association  Search this
Subject:
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
31 p. : ill., plan ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Golden Gate Park (San Francisco, Calif.)
Date:
1994
Call number:
T874.C2 C46 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_961421

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