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Full Moon

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Publisher:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet and image (each): 3 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (8.3 x 15.5 cm.) arched top
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape\celestial\moon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.245
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a9d26b35-64b9-476b-be22-59843d84c353
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.245
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Oil Pumping Station, near Athens, for the Lehigh Valley Railroad

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 17 1/4 x 20 1/2 in. (43.8 x 52.1 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1899
Topic:
Landscape\building  Search this
Architecture\industry\refinery  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.150
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c7e8ff53-55bf-499e-a42c-5db789e8d0f3
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.150
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He Wanted a New Pair

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Publisher:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver prints mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet and image (each): 3 x 3 1/4 in. (7.6 x 8.3 cm.) arched top
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1896-1903
Topic:
Figure group\male and child  Search this
Architecture\farm\barn  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum Purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.241
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f4cbe6c8-4313-40e9-b21f-ae3aee2b9e4e
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.241
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Eavesdroppers

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Publisher:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver prints mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet and image (each): 3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (7.9 x 8.3 cm) arched top
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1896-1903
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
State of being\mood\curiosity  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fence  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum Purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.239
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7576ec252-8089-4672-ae2e-da70a240c610
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.239
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Owasco Lake, Cascade Glen, for the Lehigh Valley Railroad

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 17 1/4 x 20 1/2 in. (43.8 x 52.1 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1899
Topic:
Landscape\forest  Search this
Landscape\New York  Search this
Landscape\lake\Lake Owasco  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.151
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7bc5508ac-d665-4804-9d80-a03965026c4f
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.151
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Towanda from Table Rock, for the Lehigh Valley Railroad

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 17 1/4 x 20 1/2 in. (43.8 x 52.0 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1899
Topic:
Landscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Landscape\river\Susquehanna River  Search this
Landscape\Pennsylvania\Towanda  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.153
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7047c0eda-8fe6-41a4-9fff-343d59155332
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.153
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Sampson's Fleet. A Gunner of the "Iowa"

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 3 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (8.3 x 15.5 cm.) irregular
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1898
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\military\sailor  Search this
History\United States\Spanish American War  Search this
Architecture\boat\Iowa  Search this
Object\weapon\gun  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum Purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.238
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ac8ff99e-e37a-49a3-abce-ca128b709220
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.238
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Photographing Our Country Cousins

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Publisher:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver prints mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet and image (each): 3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (7.9 x 8.3 cm.) arched top
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1896-1903
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\bicycle  Search this
Occupation\art\photographer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.243
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74a37db6a-8fc8-45b3-9445-940887526e4f
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.243
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33rd Encampment G. A. R., O. Rork Post. Rochester, N.Y.

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Publisher:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver prints mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet and image (each): 3 x 3 1/4 in. (7.6 x 8.3 cm.) arched top
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
Landscape\New York\Rochester  Search this
Ceremony\military\review of troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.246
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fa10ed03-06a6-42c2-844e-314c2254175c
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.246
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Lehigh Valley from Piccadilly Hill, for the Lehigh Valley Railroad

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 17 x 20 1/2 in. (43.2 x 52.1 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1895
Topic:
Landscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Architecture\industry\railroad yard  Search this
Landscape\Pennsylvania  Search this
Cityscape\river\Lehigh River  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.149
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73c1f6708-beea-464c-add1-118a3a74bd85
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edanmdm:saam_1994.91.149
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Seneca Lake and Watkins Glen, for the Lehigh Valley Railroad

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 17 1/4 x 20 3/8 in. (43.8 x 51.7 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1899
Topic:
Landscape\New York\Watkins Glen  Search this
Landscape\lake\Seneca Lake  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.152
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7486b8ce4-9309-42f0-a43f-a4d1db6cc14a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.152
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Eavesdroppers Dropped

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Publisher:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver prints mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet and image (each): 3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (7.9 x 8.3 cm) arched top
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1896-1903
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Disaster\accident  Search this
State of being\mood\curiosity  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fence  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum Purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.240
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7732fe8ed-5d04-4859-9167-03bc97cf76b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.240
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Peace Jubilee, Philadelphia. Triumphal Arch, Court of Honor, Illuminated

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Publisher:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver prints mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet (each): 3 x 3 1/4 in. (7.6 x 8.3 cm.) arched top
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1898
Topic:
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia  Search this
Cityscape\street\Broad Street  Search this
History\United States\Spanish American War  Search this
Ceremony\festival\Peace Jubilee  Search this
Monument\arch\Triumphal Arch, Court of Honor  Search this
Cityscape\street\Sansom Street  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.244
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73c26c831-10a7-4b7f-9532-d1e52fed7bfc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.244
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Cathedral Rocks, Susquehanna River near Meshoppen, for the Lehigh Valley Railroad

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 1/4 x 20 3/8 in. (43.8 x 51.8 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1899
Topic:
Architecture\industry\railroad yard  Search this
Architecture\science\power lines  Search this
Landscape\river\Susquehanna River  Search this
Landscape\Pennsylvania\Meghoppen  Search this
Landscape\mountain\Cathedral Rocks  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles T. Isaacs
Object number:
1994.89.2
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/vk78e0b74f0-09d8-4bd9-a5f3-e38a9fc2192f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.89.2
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Admiral Dewey, Hero of Manila

Artist:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Publisher:
William H. Rau, born Phildelphia, PA 1855-died Phildelphia, PA 1920  Search this
Sitter:
George Dewey  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver prints mounted to stereographic card
Dimensions:
sheet and image (each): 3 x 3 1/4 in. (7.6 x 8.3 cm.) arched top
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
after 1898
Topic:
Occupation\military\admiral  Search this
History\United States\Spanish American War  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Object\foliage\fern  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.242
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7508b4fd3-9c3b-4fb7-9361-5b59a1e2586d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.242
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Hand Fan

Referenced:
Rau, William H.  Search this
Maker:
Rau, W. H.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper, cardboard (overall material)
wood (handle material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 33.5 cm x 21.1 cm x .2 cm; 13 3/16 in x 8 5/16 in x 3/32 in
Object Name:
Fan
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Protestantism, Revivalism  Search this
Weddings  Search this
African American  Search this
Blacks  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Eleanor Dickinson
ID Number:
CL.306787.38A
Catalog number:
306787.38A
Accession number:
306787
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Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-ee1f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214153
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"Honey, Does Yo Lub Yo Man!"

Photograph by:
William H. Rau, American, 1855 - 1920  Search this
Distributed by:
Universal View Co., American, active 1890s - 1900s  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 3 1/8 × 6 in. (8 × 15.2 cm)
H x W (card): 3 9/16 × 7 1/16 in. (9 × 17.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
stereographs
Place captured:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1897
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Language  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Photography  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.248.4.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Racist and Stereotypical Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50866d434-92b2-4122-b207-643ddbe1ba52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.248.4.2
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Rau, William H.

Collection Creator:
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art  Search this
Container:
Box 117, Folder 25
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1913-1914
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers 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:
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records, 1883-1962, bulk 1885-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-carninst-ref6722

Mount Burgess, Emerald Lake, Canada

Maker:
Rau, William H.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 65.5 cm x 76 cm; 25 25/32 in x 29 29/32 in
image: 40.5 cm x 53 cm; 15 15/16 in x 20 7/8 in
Object Name:
platinum print
Place made:
Canada
Date made:
late 19th century
Subject:
Landscape  Search this
ID Number:
PG.003249
Catalog number:
3249
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4a00e625e-ca8d-7fe4-e053-15f76fa0c692
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1975562

William H. Rau, 1855-1920 [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_33983

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