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New York Post

Designer:
Unknown, American  Search this
Medium:
Letterpress: black ink on white wove
Dimensions:
27.9 x 21.6 cm (11 x 8 1/2 in. )
Type:
graphic design
Letterhead
Object Name:
Letterhead
Distributed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
early–mid-20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Thomas F. O'Malley
Accession Number:
1998-64-11
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq45ef2e1d8-4692-4966-8052-c6bb370a8f44
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1998-64-11

New York Post

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Oversize 95, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1961 October 16
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Cosmetics
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Cosmetics / 2: Publications
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80375ab14-fa8e-403e-a48e-541991026fe9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-cosmetics-ref1420

New York Post

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5218, Frame 631-634
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1938, 1947
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Rockwell Kent papers / Series 1: Alphabetical Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97957e65f-b4c8-4e44-b756-36d84824084d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref2759

Howard Russell Butler to New York Post

Creator:
Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934  Search this
New York Post  Search this
Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1909 March 25
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5244
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Howard Russell Butler papers, 1874-1936
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_5244

North Interior View of the New York Post Office

Artist:
Endicott, active 1845-1848  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 13 1/2 x 18 1/4 in. (34.4 x 46.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1845
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Occupation\service\postman  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\post office  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\New York Post Office  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.42.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73f53042d-418d-42ab-9601-5d3d997b31fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.42.6
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South Interior View of the New York Post Office

Attributed to:
Endicott, active 1845-1848  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 13 1/2 x 18 5/8 in. (34.4 x 47.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1845
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Occupation\service\postman  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\post office  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\New York Post Office  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.42.5
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79b6ef74f-36ae-4c29-89c4-c9a8c34dfa00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.42.5
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Button, New York Post Office Department

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Gold Plating
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Height): 2.4 × 1.3cm (15/16 × 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Mr. Howard A. Zeimer
Inventory Number:
A19640676190
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9002d13fa-79ac-461a-9fea-cceeb887e201
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19640676190
Online Media:

New York Post Office Owney Tag

Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 1 13/16 × 3 1/8 × 1/16 in. (4.6 × 7.94 × 0.16 cm)
Type:
Seals, Symbols & Signage
Place:
New York
Date:
1888-1897
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Postal Employees  Search this
Popular Culture  Search this
Object number:
0.052985.57
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8f4727daa-469c-4257-9483-e92ce0cb29bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.052985.57
Online Media:

Razing the Old New York Post Office

Artist:
Ernest Fiene, born Elberfeld, Germany 1894-died Paris, France 1965  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
32 1/4 x 42 in. (81.9 x 106.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\post office  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Henry Ward Ranger through the National Academy of Design
Object number:
1978.157
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76353e48e-a505-45b4-8a05-04ee9c6fe484
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1978.157

Lyons, Leonard and Sylvia ( New York Post)

Collection Creator:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 17, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1959-1969
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ben Shahn papers
Ben Shahn papers / Series 2: Letters
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99f6f08b2-e78b-4f18-9853-8d0d8a0e831a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-shahben-ref501

Harvest Scene (mural study, Fredonia, New York Post Office)

Artist:
Arnold Blanch, born Mantorville, MN 1896-died Kingston, NY 1968  Search this
Medium:
tempera on illustration board
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1937
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.28
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk771ee5bd1-0dbc-4ef1-baae-07d70311260d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.28

Iroquois (study for mural, Honeoye Falls, New York Post Office)

Artist:
Stuart Edie, born Wichita Falls, TX 1908-died Guanajuato, Mexico 1974  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 11/16 x 29 15/16 in. (37.4 x 76.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Occupation\domestic\cooking  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Indian\Iroquois  Search this
Landscape\plant\corn  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Honeoye Falls  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.123
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7eabeec1e-ba56-4a8f-9047-11e75400bb25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.123

Underground Railroad (sketch for mural, Dolgeville, New York, Post Office)

Artist:
James Michael Newell, born Carnegie, PA 1900-died 1985  Search this
Medium:
watercolor, pen and ink, and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 3 1/2 x 7 3/8 in. (8.8 x 18.7 cm) sheet: 13 x 11 in. (33.0 x 28.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
African American  Search this
History\United States\Black History  Search this
State of being\evil\danger  Search this
Landscape\New York\Dolgeville  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1980.56.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76d14a11a-4671-419e-88c3-87352c549688
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.56.17

Apple Pickers (mural study, Clyde, New York Post Office)

Artist:
Thomas Donnelly, born Washington, DC 1893-died Valhalla, NY 1971  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
12 x 30 1/8 in. (30.5 x 76.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\river  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\orchard  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\boat\barge  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\New York State  Search this
Landscape\New York\Clyde  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\farmhouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.79
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e31e88dc-6eca-4a65-b0e3-97b2f2a61f93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.79

The Underground Railroad (mural study, Dolgeville, New York Post Office)

Artist:
James Michael Newell, born Carnegie, PA 1900-died 1985  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sight 15 3/8 x 27 7/8 in. (39.0 x 70.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\time\night  Search this
African American  Search this
History\United States\Civil War  Search this
Occupation\other\slave  Search this
History\United States\Underground Railroad  Search this
Landscape\New York\Dolgeville  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\New York State  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.97
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 36A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70051bb27-108c-4572-9b09-aa01b7ff1b55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.97

Scene near Poughkeepsie, 1690 (mural study, Poughkeepsie, New York Post Office)

Artist:
Gerald Sargent Foster, born Westfield, NJ 1900-died Orangeburg, SC 1987  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
15 7/8 x 37 3/8 in. (40.3 x 94.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Indian  Search this
Landscape\forest  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\New York\Poughkeepsie  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\New York State  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.70
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk762d4bb46-82cf-4f71-ba4f-209a022d3669
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.70

A Fraternal Greeting from the New York Post Office, New Year 1880

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 4 5/8 x 6 1/2 in. (11.6 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1880
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\carriage  Search this
Occupation\service\postman  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\post office  Search this
Object\written matter\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.42.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71fe9e319-fc41-4c25-8d0e-7a7ee44c4365
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.42.1
Online Media:

Suburban Post in Winter (mural study, Freeport New York Post Office)

Artist:
William Gropper, born New York City 1897-died Manhasset, NY 1977  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
sight 34 1/2 x 13 5/8 in. (87.6 x 34.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1936-1937
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\airplane  Search this
Landscape\season\winter  Search this
Architecture\industry\railroad yard  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Cityscape\town  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Freeport  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.369
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
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/vk79633911f-68e2-4bc8-8def-1ad13d929d2f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.369

Law and Order in Old Scarsdale Manor (mural study, Scarsdale, New York Post Office)

Artist:
Gordon Samstag, born New York City 1906-died Naples, FL 1990  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
8 1/8 x 29 7/8 in. (20.5 x 76.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
Figure(s) in exterior  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Allegory\civic\law  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\New York State  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Scarsdale  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.71
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c50be065-798e-462c-9026-ac4c847aeaac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.71

How the Village Was Named (Study for Ellenville, New York Post Office Mural)

Artist:
Louis Bouche, born New York City 1896-died Pittsfield, MA 1969  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
8 5/8 x 21 1/2 in. (22.0 x 54.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1942
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\dog  Search this
History\United States  Search this
Dress\historic\nineteenth century dress  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Ellenville  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\New York State  Search this
Object\weapon\gun  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1985.8.21
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk791f18533-0125-4386-bd72-52a5d48a3a6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.8.21

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