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Paper Mill Worker

Artist:
Harold E. Edgerton, born Fremont, NE 1903-died Cambridge, MA 1990  Search this
Printer:
Gus Kayafas, born 1947  Search this
Workshop:
Palm Press, Inc.  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (40.3 x 50.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1937, printed 1986
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Study\motion study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
Object number:
1991.89.15
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edanmdm:saam_1991.89.15

One Integrated Flow of Production, from the Early Series

Artist:
E. McKnight Kauffer, born Great Falls, MT 1890-died New York City 1954  Search this
Medium:
photomechanical reproduction on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. (39.3 x 31.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Mechanical Reproduction
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Architecture\industry\mill  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Still life\other\container  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.141
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edanmdm:saam_1984.124.141

Hoisting Anti-Aircraft Gun

Artist:
Carlos López, born Havana, Cuba 1908-died Ann Arbor, MI 1953  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
9 7/8 x 6 1/2 in. (25.1 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1942
Topic:
Travel\air\airplane  Search this
History\United States\World War II  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.335
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.335

Heart of the Turbine

Artist:
Lewis W. Hine, born Oshkosh, WI 1874-died Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 1940  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 5/8 x 7 3/4 in. (24.5 x 19.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1930
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Architecture\machine\engine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1974.32.1
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CC0
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edanmdm:saam_1974.32.1
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Makers of Steel

Artist:
Harry Gottlieb, born Bucharest, Romania 1895-died New York City 1992  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph
Dimensions:
plate: 13 x 19 3/8 in. (33.0 x 49.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Audrey McMahon
Object number:
1968.98.35
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edanmdm:saam_1968.98.35

Untitled

Artist:
Unidentified (American)  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
23 5/8 x 35 1/4 in. (60.0 x 89.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1943
Topic:
Figure group\family  Search this
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\baseball  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Object\toy\ball  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.153
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CC0
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Painting and Sculpture
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edanmdm:saam_1964.1.153
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Stamping Small Ship's Parts in Sheet Metal Shop

Artist:
Howard Cook, born Springfield, MA 1901-died Santa Fe, NM 1980  Search this
Medium:
charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
14 x 17 in. (35.6 x 43.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Occupation\industry\shipbuilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.356
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74abae799-5ac0-49f3-b35a-8a4ce7d53ed6
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.356

Pine Tree to Package, from the Early Series

Artist:
Leo Lionni, born Amsterdam, Netherlands 1910-died Radda, Italy 1999  Search this
Medium:
mechanical reproduction on paper and gouache on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (38.6 x 31.2 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1941-1942
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Figure\head  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.187
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edanmdm:saam_1984.124.187

The Turrent Lathe-Machine Shop

Artist:
Howard Cook, born Springfield, MA 1901-died Santa Fe, NM 1980  Search this
Medium:
charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
13 x 16 3/4 in. (33.0 x 42.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Object\tool\lathe  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.358
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73846ab86-89d2-4636-b1f1-15b62766d754
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.358

Workers-Slotters Machine

Artist:
Mitchell Jamieson, born Kensington, MD 1915-died Alexandria, VA 1976  Search this
Medium:
charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
8 1/4 x 11 7/8 in. (21.0 x 30.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Architecture Interior\industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.362
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f183572b-7d33-4226-ab98-70bb1124d254
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.362

One, from the Early Series

Artist:
Fernand Léger, French, born Argentan, France 1881-died Gif-sur-Yvette, France 1955  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 21 x 17 7/8 in. (53.3 x 45.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure\fragment\hand  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\industry  Search this
Landscape\tree\fir tree  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.175
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f878c574-3b0c-48b3-9f37-a7d70ad054b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.124.175

Ginnin' Cotton (mural study, Leland, Mississippi Post Office)

Artist:
Stuart R. Purser, born Stamps, AR 1907-died Gainesville, FL 1986  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
15 x 35 7/8 in. (38.1 x 91.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
African American  Search this
Landscape\Mississippi  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Occupation\other\slave  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Mississippi  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.28
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edanmdm:saam_1965.18.28

Industry

Artist:
Charles W. Ward, born Trenton, NJ 1900-died Philadelphia, PA 1962  Search this
Medium:
tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
17 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. (44.5 x 57.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1933
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\machine  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\industry  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\Pennsylvania  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.32
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7da6c91a5-375b-4344-929d-d8e2b12bce6c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.32

The Farm Implement Industry (mural study, Springfield, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Herman Henry Wessel, born Vincennes, IN 1878-died 1969  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 30 x 20 1/8 in. (76.3 x 51.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Landscape\Ohio\Springfield  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.104
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c94518ca-8ec1-4218-a78d-ba579cfab52f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.104

Chris Martin has been making brooms for forty years at the Atlantic-Southwestern Broom Company

Artist:
Elinor Cahn, born Baltimore, MD 1925-died Baltimore, MD 2020  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 3/8 × 7 1/8 in. (18.7 × 18.1 cm) sheet: 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1977
Topic:
Architecture\machine  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Architecture Interior\industry\factory  Search this
Object\tool\broom  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.262
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b50457e2-da30-4df8-8950-11519e6768f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.262

Lumber Manufacturing (mural study, Trinity, Texas Post Office)

Artist:
Jerry Bywaters, born Paris, TX 1906-died Dallas, TX 1989  Search this
Medium:
gouache on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 1/8 x 27 in. (33.3 x 68.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\industry\mill  Search this
Occupation\industry\lumber  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Landscape\Texas\Trinity  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Texas  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.29
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71900bc1e-b7e7-4156-9509-3a3185c45b87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.29

Early Clockmaking (mural study, Thomaston, Connecticut Post Office)

Artist:
Suzanne McCullough, born Abilene, TX 1916  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
13 1/4 x 29 in. (33.6 x 73.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1938
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Occupation\craft\clockmaker  Search this
Landscape\Connecticut\Thomaston  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Connecticut  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.38
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edanmdm:saam_1962.8.38

The Factory

Artist:
Louis Hirshman, born Russia 1904-died Philadelphia, PA 1986  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
9 1/2 x 13 in. (24.0 x 33.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Landscape\road  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\Pennsylvania  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.185
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c270bf57-dc4e-4ecb-ae6d-428fef246d8f
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edanmdm:saam_1964.1.185

Elbert H. Gary Portrait Medal

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Elbert H. Gary  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
3 7/8 in. (9.9 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
ca. 1926
Topic:
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Mythology\classical\Heracles  Search this
Occupation\law\jurist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.122
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b4736ae5-8f04-4a88-a276-c02ade394992
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.122

Paper Workers

Artist:
Douglass Crockwell, born Columbus, OH 1904-died Glens Falls, NY 1968  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 1/8 x 48 1/4 in. (91.7 x 122.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\machine  Search this
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  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:
1964.1.152
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d7f87086-6780-45e7-a7f3-bfed42eaf215
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.152

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