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[Trade catalogs from California Redwood Assn.]

Variant company name:
"Modern American Home"  Search this
Company Name:
California Redwood Assn.  Search this
Includes:
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
San Francisco, California, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10157
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10157

[Trade catalogs from Kawneer Co.]

Variant company name:
"Modern American home"  Search this
Company Name:
Kawneer Co.  Search this
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Niles, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10451
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10451

[Trade catalogs from Libbey, Owens, Ford Glass Co.]

Variant company name:
Jane's office, Modern American home  Search this
Company Name:
Libbey, Owens, Ford Glass Co.  Search this
Notes content:
windows, furnishings, in dining rooms, kitches, bathrooms, bedrooms, breakfast rooms, solar housing, thermopane, plate glass, window conditioning, mirrors
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10471
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10471

[Trade catalogs from Gordon-Van Tine Co.]

Variant company name:
Modern American Home  Search this
Company Name:
Gordon-Van Tine Co.  Search this
Notes content:
for homebuilders, high quality millwork, lumber, roofing, paint and hardware
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Davenport, Iowa, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Adhesives  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Paint industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10231
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10231

[Trade catalogs from Johns-Manville Corp.]

Variant company name:
Jane's office, "Modern American home"  Search this
Company Name:
Johns-Manville Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Canadian Johns-Manville Co., Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
touting the benefits of asbestos products, flexboard, insulating board, tiles, permanent walls, siding, shingles, and some home designs
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York City, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10450
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10450

Leo Friedlander papers

Creator:
Friedlander, Leo, 1890-1966  Search this
Names:
National Sculpture Society (U.S.)  Search this
DeFrancisci, Anthony, 1887-1964  Search this
Ewing, Upton Clary  Search this
Keally, Francis, 1889-1978  Search this
Montana, Pietro, 1890-1978  Search this
Pope, Arthur Upham, 1881-1969  Search this
Warneke, Heinz (Heinrich), 1895-1983  Search this
Extent:
20.9 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
9 Items (rolled docs)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1900-1990
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, photographs, writings, printed material, and motion picture film.
REEL 145: Ca. 40 letters to Friedlander, mostly about his work, and his interests as president of the National Sculpture Society, including letters from Francis Keally, Pietro Montana, Heinz Warneke, Anthony de Francisci, Arthur Upham Pope, and Upton Clary Ewing. Also included are photographs of Friedlander's sculptures; biographical notes; writings; a speech; and miscellaneous printed material.
REEL 3890: Biographical material; writings by Friedlander; reproductions of drawings by Friedlander; miscellaneous printed material; photographs of Friedlander, and of his works of art.
UNMICROFILMED: A resume; correspondence; scrapbooks, 3 short home movie film reels, drafts and final copies of his articles and speeches; published articles by Friedlander; reproductions of his work; photographs and negatives of art work, glass plate negatives, copper plates, and drawings, greeting cards, blueprints, and miscellaneous personal papers (ca. 1930-1950).
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor; New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Material on reel 145 donated 1971 by Friedlander's widow. Material on reel 3890 donated 1984 by Syracuse University. The bulk of the papers were donated in 1996 material by Gordon Friedlander, Friedlander's son, and a small portion were transferred from the National Collection of Fine Arts, 1979.
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, American -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Decoration and ornament, Architectural  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.frieleo
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-frieleo

Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Branch [electronic resource]

Title:
Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Branch
Author:
Smithsonian Institution Libraries Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Branch  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Libraries Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Branch  Search this
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1999
Topic:
Design  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Call number:
Z664.S6
Electronic Resource Z664.S6
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_596915

From the traditions of the past : Macedonia, ethnoculture and ethos

Author:
Muzej na Makedonija (Skopje, Macedonia)  Search this
Physical description:
83 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
North Macedonia
Date:
1999
Topic:
Costume  Search this
Architecture, Domestic  Search this
Decoration and ornament  Search this
Call number:
GT1305 .F76 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_810019

[Baroque-rococo putti from a church : chromogenic color phototransparency.]

Photographer:
Sultner-Welles, Donald H. (Sultner, Donald Harvey), 1914-1981  Search this
Collection Collector:
Sultner-Welles, Donald H. (Sultner, Donald Harvey), 1914-1981  Search this
Collection Printer:
Janus, Allan  Search this
Collection Interviewee:
Hanfstaengl, Erna  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Color-dye gelatin on film, 2-1/4" x 2-1/4")
Container:
Box 141, Sheet 49
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Bavaria (Germany) -- Photographs
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Picture depicts a single cherub standing next to an orb with a coat-of-arms on it.
Local Numbers:
AC0145-0000039.tif (AC scan no.)

VDF 45679
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site. Unprotected photographs must be handled with white cotton gloves provided by Archives Center staff.
Collection 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:
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Photographs  Search this
Architecture, Baroque -- Photographs  Search this
Sculpture -- Photographs  Search this
Infants -- Sculpture -- Photographs  Search this
Angels -- Sculpture  Search this
Putti -- Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1960-1990 -- Phototransparencies.
See more items in:
Donald H. Sultner-Welles Collection
Donald H. Sultner-Welles Collection / Series 5: Transparencies / 5.7B: Framed Subjects, Topical / Churches, "Ba-Rococoll [i.e.., baroque and rococo]
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0145-ref11683

Beyond New England thresholds, photographs and comment by Samuel Chamberlain

Author:
Chamberlain, Samuel 1895-1975  Search this
Physical description:
95, [1] p. incl. front., illus. 32 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New England
Date:
1937
[c1937]
Topic:
Architecture, Domestic  Search this
Decoration and ornament, Architectural  Search this
Architecture--Details  Search this
Historic buildings  Search this
Call number:
NA707 .C44
NA707.C44
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_19522

John Joseph Earley : the man who made concrete beautiful / by Frederick William Cron

Creator:
Cron, Frederick W. (Frederick William), 1906-  Search this
Names:
Earley, James F. (James Farrington), b. 1856  Search this
Earley, John J. (John Joseph), b. 1881  Search this
Extent:
123 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptors James and John Joseph Earley ran a studio in Manassas, Virginia where they executed architectural sculpture for buildings in the Washington, D.C. area, including the Library of Congress, and the Franciscan Monastery. John Joseph Earley was also a pioneer in the use of architectural concrete.
Provenance:
Xeroxed typescript was given to James Goode by Frederick W. Cron.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Sculpture, American -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.cronfred
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-cronfred

Isidore Konti papers

Creator:
Konti, Isidore, 1862-1938  Search this
Names:
Bitter, Karl Theodore Francis, 1867-1915  Search this
Daingerfield, Elliott, 1859-1932  Search this
Eickemeyer, Rudolf, 1862-1932  Search this
French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931  Search this
Keck, Charles, 1875-1951  Search this
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins, 1866-1947  Search this
Manship, Paul, 1885-1966  Search this
Roth, Frederick George Richard, 1872-1944  Search this
Weinman, Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander), 1870-1952  Search this
Extent:
1.8 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
1.3 Linear feet (Addition)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Drawings
Sketchbooks
Date:
1879-1956
Scope and Contents:
Letters, award certificates, contracts, drawings, clippings, printed material, 2 scrapbooks, and photographs document Konti's sculpture projects.
Reel 1208: Photographs (1904-1936) show Konti, his family and his works of art. A scrapbook (1908-1928) contains photographs of works of art, clippings, and a letter to Konti's niece, Malvina Kaeyer, from Thomas Green requesting information about a Konti bronze he owns. Another scrapbook (1908-1956) contains a 1929 blueprint of Memorial Park, clippings, photographs of the Kelahan Memorial and the Spanish-American War Monument, and 2 exhibition catalogs (1938-1947).
Reels 1210-1211: Letters (1894-1949) concern sculpture projects and were written primarily by Konti's colleagues, including Karl Bitter, Elliott Daingerfield, Rudolf Eickemeyer, Daniel Chester French, Charles Keck, Hermon MacNeil, Paul Manship, Frederick G. R. Roth, and Adolph Weinman. Business materials include award certificates (1879-1956), contracts (1900-1929), copyright cards (1907-1911), receipts (1905-1926) from the Roman Bronze Works and records of sales (1913-1926). Art works consist of 92 drawings and a sketchbook. Printed materials include clippings (1928-1946), brochures on the Yonkers Art Association (1940) and exhibition and auction catalogs (1898-1940).
Unmicrofilmed: A 1902 letter from Karl Bitter concerns the fall exhibition. Other materials include account statements and receipts from the Gorham Company (1921-1937), the constitution and by-laws (1951) and a bulletin (1954) from the Hudson River Museum, a 1926 catalog on "Small Bronzes by Great Sculptors as Prizes" and six negatives of the Estelle Weaks Reilly Memorial.
Addition Unmicrofilmed Correspondence, certificates, photographs of works of art and people, newspaper clippings, three-dimensional sculpture of a profile 2" X 2", works of art on canvas board and photo albums, letters of condolence, biographical material [c. 1901- 1974].
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor. Born July 9, 1862 in Vienna, Austria, emigrated to New York City in 1892, eventually settling in Yonkers, N.Y., where he lived the rest of his life. Konti had studied in Vienna, under Edmund Von Hellmer and Karl Kundmann, and in Rome. Konti worked in the Beaux Arts tradition. In New York, he became an associate of Philip Martiny, a former student of Saint-Gaudens, who sent him to work on decorative models at the World's Columbia Exposition in Chicago. In 1904, Konti created the fountains of the Atlantic and Pacific for the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis. During the following decades, he established his reputation, befriending many of the significant sculptors of the early 20th century. Died Jan. 11, 1938, Etaples, France.
Provenance:
The papers, originally lent for filming by the Hudson River Museum, were subsequently given by Konti's grandnephew, Richard E. Kaeyer. Loan material which was not part of the gift includes 2 oversize award certificates (Reel 1208:692 and Reel 1210:1351) and a biographical account (Reel 1211:570).
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.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- United States  Search this
Topic:
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- United States  Search this
Eclecticism in architecture -- United States  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.kontisid
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-kontisid

[Trade catalogs from Mineral Felt Insulating Co.]

Company Name:
Mineral Felt Insulating Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Mineral felt furnace/hot water tank jackets. "Pyrofelt," "Pyrocoat" and "Pyrocell" insulation ; mineral felt furnace jacket ; pipe coverings...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31599
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31599

Janet Waring photographs, 1932

Creator:
Waring, Janet, 1870-1941  Search this
Topic:
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Photographs  Search this
Stencil work -- Photographs  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6955
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209084
AAA_collcode_warijane
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209084

New Orleans / by Stuart M. Lynn

Author:
Lynn, Stuart M  Search this
Physical description:
v, 168 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Illustrated works
Place:
Louisiana
New Orleans
New Orleans (La.)
New Orleans, La
Date:
1949
©1949
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Decoration and ornament, Architectural  Search this
Gardens  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Bildband  Search this
Buildings, structures, etc  Search this
Call number:
F379.N5 L95X
F379.N5L95X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_34303

Janet Waring photographs

Creator:
Waring, Janet, 1870-1941  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (linear ft.{dollar}(on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1932
Scope and Contents:
Photographs of stencils, probably in connection with Waring's book EARLY AMERICAN WALL STENCILS (New York: Century House, 1937). Subjects of photographs include: stencilled interiors in 18th and 19th century houses in New England, New York, and Ohio; illustrations of the work of Moses Eaton, Jr., William Eaton, Ivers White, George Lord, Lambert Hitchcock, Jarred Johnson, Thomas Jefferson Gildersleeve, and others; and objects including chairs, trays, and decorative papers.
Biographical / Historical:
Art historian; Yonkers, N.Y.
Provenance:
Provenance unknown.
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.
Occupation:
Art historians -- New York (State)  Search this
Topic:
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Photographs  Search this
Stencil work -- Photographs  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.warijane
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-warijane

[Trade catalogs from McGraw-Edison Co.]

Company Name:
McGraw-Edison Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Lectromelt Div. ; Power Systems Group ; Toastmaster Div. (Elgin, IL) ; Alrectic Div. ; Speed Queen Atlantic Co., Inc. ; McGraw Electric Co. (Elgin, IL) ; Waters-Genter Co. ; Clark Water Heater Div. ; Bussmann Mfg. Co. ; Brevel Motors  Search this
Notes content:
Batteries ; power capacitors ; transformers ; surge arrestors ; "Buss" fuses ; other electrical equipment and components ; D-H vacuum deoxidation process ; "Lectromelt" furnaces ; "Toastmaster" portable automatic heaters ; "Toastmaster" toasters and parts list ; toaster hospitality trays ; other kitchen appliances ; "Toastmaster" water heaters ; "Alrectic" overhead highway sign structures...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
48 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
York, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Foundries; supplies and equipment  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Road building machinery and equipment  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Foundries  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Road machinery  Search this
Roads -- Design and construction  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30410
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30410

Collection of architectural fragments from famous Chicago buildings

Author:
Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts  Search this
Subject:
Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts  Search this
Physical description:
15 p. : ill. ; 28 x 13 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
Buildings, structures, etc
Date:
1980
[198-?]
Topic:
Decoration and ornament, Architectural  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Call number:
NA3511.C4 G73 1980
NA3511.C4G73 1980
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_340137

Frank Lloyd Wright textile design studies, [ca. 1955]

Creator:
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959  Search this
Subject:
Po, Ling  Search this
Schumacher and Company  Search this
Type:
Drawings
Topic:
Architecture -- Designs and plans  Search this
Textile design -- Archival resouces  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10453
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213861
AAA_collcode_wrigfran
Theme:
Audio - Visual
Craft
Architecture & Design
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213861

Robert Garrison papers, 1926-1939

Creator:
Garrison, Robert, 1895-1945  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- United States  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8151
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210322
AAA_collcode_garrrobe
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210322

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