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Leo Baekeland Diary Volume 15

Author:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Collection Creator:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (6.0" x 3.5".)
Container:
Box 19, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Biographies
Diaries
Place:
Yonkers (N.Y.) -- 1900-1910
Date:
1914 March 12-1914 August 16
Scope and Contents:
Inscription on flyleaf: "I / Journal of / Dr. L.H. Baekeland / Yonkers, NY [sic] / March 12, 1914 / to August 16, 1914." The diary details Baekeland's daily activities. He writes often of his visits and discussions, and the subjects of correspondence he has written and received. It sheds light on the use and distance of travel by automobile in the early twentieth century. In the notes, Baekeland explains increasing time spent in the laboratory in 1914.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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Topic:
Laboratories  Search this
Automobiles -- 1900-1910  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Family -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Biographies
Diaries -- 20th century
Collection Citation:
Leo Baekeland Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Leo H. Baekeland Papers / Series 4: Diaries
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep841a28a05-5ecb-4946-bf3d-ba4b1d4ebb2b
EDAN-URL:
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Driving Home the Cows

Artist:
Edward Mitchell Bannister, born St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada 1828-died Providence, RI 1901  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
32 1/4 x 50 1/8 in. (81.9 x 127.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1881
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Occupation\farm\dairy  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of G. William Miller
Object number:
1983.95.58
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74d685ef3-6ba6-4f82-b63a-61474e018dd8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.95.58

Wheat

Artist:
Thomas Hart Benton, born Neosho, MO 1889-died 1975 Kansas City, MO  Search this
Medium:
oil on wood
Dimensions:
20 x 21 in. (50.8 x 53.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1967
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
Landscape\plant\wheat  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James A. Mitchell and museum purchase
Object number:
1991.55
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77961cfe3-433c-464b-b352-eeb98ea3b43b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.55

Aunt Ann's Barn

Artist:
Florence Arquin, born New York City 1900-died 1974  Search this
Medium:
linoleum cut on paper
Dimensions:
5 7/8 × 5 1/2 in. (14.9 × 14.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1936
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
Architecture Exterior\farm\barn  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Michael J. Ettner
Object number:
2021.88.3
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78cbf28a4-bbab-4baf-84c2-2131a94344eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2021.88.3

Harvest Scene, (painting)

Painter:
Homer, Winslow 1836-1910  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 09.26.6
Date:
Ca. 1873
Topic:
Landscape--Farm  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Farm--Harvesting  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Wagon  Search this
Control number:
IAP 36120449
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_42225

Employment of Negroes in Agriculture

Artist:
Earle Richardson, born New York City 1912-died New York City 1935  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
48 x 32 1/8 in. (121.8 x 81.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Landscape\plant\cotton  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York State  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.183
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72efd596c-4960-46b6-9b7f-8fa9eafc492a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.183

Abundance of Today (mural study, Clarksville, Tennessee Post Office)

Artist:
F. Luis Mora, born Montevideo, Uruguay 1874-died New York City 1940  Search this
Medium:
tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
16 x 31 in. (40.5 x 78.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1937-1938
Topic:
Occupation\industry\lumber  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
African American  Search this
Landscape\Tennessee  Search this
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
Allegory\quality\wealth  Search this
Figure group\male and female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.79
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk718ac0788-20ad-4afb-9513-8a5a9903f49b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.79

Field Workers

Artist:
Ellis Wilson, born Mayfield, KY 1899-died New York City 1977  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard: masonite
Dimensions:
29 3/4 x 34 7/8 in. (75.5 x 88.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1948-1951
Topic:
Occupation\farm  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
Figure group\family  Search this
African American  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Landscape\road\path  Search this
Landscape\plant\tobacco  Search this
Object\tool\hoe  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.57.31
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Usage conditions apply
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Department:
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7053eb13a-dd69-495f-9694-9a59114509ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.57.31

Off to Market

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pen and ink on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 x 13 7/8 in. (38.0 x 35.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940-1941
Topic:
Animal\mule  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Travel\land\wagon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.1026
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk730b2872c-9057-46a4-aa79-67d23f081cf4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.1026

Sowing (III)

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
gouache, and pen and ink on paper
Dimensions:
12 x 15 in. (30.5 x 38.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940-1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Architecture\machine\farm machine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.1032
Restrictions & Rights:
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7715aecbd-4018-43b5-a831-8263cb9dd4d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.1032

Cotton Pickers

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. (27.4 x 29.2 cm) irregular
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.1080
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7aa62c356-4a1b-47ed-ae5f-5795daaa2eae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.1080

Farm Workers

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pen and ink on paperboard
Dimensions:
11 1/8 x 14 in. (28.2 x 35.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Object\tool\axe  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.136
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71e3a1b26-c233-4ea9-bb30-cec22cf7bbf3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.136

Sowing (III)

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
tempera and ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sight 10 7/8 x 15 in. (27.6 x 38.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.167
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74f6202ba-b243-469e-8534-8a44f366070f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.167

Man with Plow

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 28 x 22 in. (71.1 x 55.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Object\tool\plow  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.309
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7eb68b109-3531-4187-9d90-def7dcfa5989
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.309

Farm Family

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
35 5/8 x 27 1/2 in. (90.5 x 69.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940-1944
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
Figure group\family  Search this
African American  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\cart  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fence  Search this
Object\tool\saw  Search this
Object\tool\axe  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\farmhouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.594
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76f344b96-d7b1-4e0c-a032-3db21939d412
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.594

Sowing

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
20 7/8 x 26 5/8 in. (53.0 x 67.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1942-1944
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\mule  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Architecture\machine\farm machine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.636
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fc6a1e9a-d63f-4583-930a-af6db3d8eeb8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.636

Woman Sowing

Artist:
Robert Gwathmey, born Richmond, VA 1903-died Southampton, NY 1988  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and ink
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 7/8 x 15 3/8 in. (35.2 x 39.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1969.138
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74ec913b9-44eb-4e72-99fa-8275f3a74b97
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1969.138

Men Hoeing Corn

Artist:
Paul Heinig, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paperboard mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\river  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Indian  Search this
Landscape\valley  Search this
Landscape\plant\corn  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1969.64.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70608a594-5157-42e8-9192-5633b5be9a2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1969.64.7

Madonna of the Field

Artist:
Merritt Mauzey, born Clifton, TX 1898-died Dallas, TX 1973  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
16 7/8 x 9 1/2 in. (42.9 x 24.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
Figure group\female and child  Search this
African American  Search this
Landscape\plant\cotton  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist in memory of his wife, Maggie
Object number:
1970.37.6
Restrictions & Rights:
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78d650e81-3fd0-4e1c-a5a3-ca11ad050f7e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1970.37.6

Sowing

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 5/8 x 17 5/8 in. (29.5 x 44.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1940-1942
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\mule  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
African American  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Douglas E. Younger
Object number:
1971.139
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7037a3ff4-7565-4d1e-8e94-d37f3dd5edb4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.139

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