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World's Fair

Collection Creator:
Nevelson, Louise, 1899-1988  Search this
Container:
Box 36, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1964
Collection Restrictions:
The bulk of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website, with the exception of the 2017 addition. Use of material not 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:
Louise Nevelson papers, circa 1903-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Louise Nevelson papers
Louise Nevelson papers / Series 3: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Professional Files

Collection Creator:
Namuth, Hans  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953-1985
Scope and Contents:
Hans Namuth's professional files include correspondence and general papers relating to his participation in the 1958 Brussels World Fair (including Namuth's written impressions of each artist featured in his exhibit), business and financial records, correspondence with Kenneth Koch about his The Construction of Boston piece, general correspondence, correspondence with Patricia Johanson about Namuth's Josef Albers film project, a notebook, various printed materials, correspondence and papers from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Yale School of Art and Architecture, and general writing and notes.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
All Photographs by Hans Namuth: All requests for image reproductions are to be sent to: Assistant Registrar for Rights & Reproductions; Center for Creative Photography. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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:
Hans Namuth photographs and papers, 1945-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.namuhans, Series 2
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Hans Namuth photographs and papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Brussels World Fair

Collection Creator:
Namuth, Hans  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 61
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1958
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
All Photographs by Hans Namuth: All requests for image reproductions are to be sent to: Assistant Registrar for Rights & Reproductions; Center for Creative Photography. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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:
Hans Namuth photographs and papers, 1945-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Hans Namuth photographs and papers
Hans Namuth photographs and papers / Series 2: Professional Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Brussels World Fair

Collection Creator:
Namuth, Hans  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 62
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1958-1961
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
All Photographs by Hans Namuth: All requests for image reproductions are to be sent to: Assistant Registrar for Rights & Reproductions; Center for Creative Photography. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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:
Hans Namuth photographs and papers, 1945-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Hans Namuth photographs and papers
Hans Namuth photographs and papers / Series 2: Professional Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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FW 8848 Two Flamenco Guitars, by Domenico Zullo and Emilio Prados

Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Container:
Box 38, Folder 38
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Source material (Zambra, Tablao Flamenco from the Pavilion of Spain at the New York World's Fair)
Cover proofs rehoused to OS08-02
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, File Asch_02_038_038
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 2: Folkways Production / 2.1: Production Files
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
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World's Fair

Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Container:
Box 3.39, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1961-1965
General note:
Includes one oversize map, one photograph
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, File ASCH_03_039_022
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 3: Business Records / General Business M-Z
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
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World's Fair of Music & Sound-Chicago, IL. Part 1

Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Container:
Box 3.39, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962
General note:
Includes several photographs
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, File ASCH_03_039_023
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 3: Business Records / General Business M-Z
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
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World's Fair of Music & Sound-Chicago, IL. Part 2

Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Container:
Box 3.39, Folder 24
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, File ASCH_03_039_024
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 3: Business Records / General Business M-Z
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
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Chicago World's Fair of Music

Collection Creator:
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967  Search this
Russo, William, 1928-2003  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Claxton, William  Search this
Leonard, Herman, 1923-2010  Search this
Collection Composer:
Kenton, Stan  Search this
Collection Musician:
Mulligan, Gerry  Search this
Container:
Box 126, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
October 1980 – January 1981
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but an oil painting is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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.
Collection Citation:
William Russo Music and Personal Papers, 1920s-2002, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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William Russo Music and Personal Papers
William Russo Music and Personal Papers / Series 3: Correspondence / 3.1: Chronological Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Stahl, Jacob Jr., and Company and Surburg, J.W.

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 28
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Chicago, Illinois at the World's Fair Headquarters
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 Subject Categories: Tobacco Trade and Industry, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Tobacco Trade and Industry
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Tobacco Trade and Industry / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Tobacco and Tobacco-Related Product Ephemera
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Poster, "Contemporary Art of the United States, World's Fair of 1940"

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 58, Folder 39
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1940
Collection Restrictions:
Access to the collection requires an advanced appointment. Contact collection staff at least two weeks prior to preferred date, at AmericanArtCornellStudy@si.edu.

Series 9: Artifacts and Ephemera, Series 13: Personal Library and Book Collection, and Series 14: Record Album Collection, are still undergoing processing and preservation and may not be available for research use. Record albums are unavailable for playback. Contact collection staff for full lists of publications and record albums.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection / Series 12: Printed Material / 12.1: Other Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
EDAN-URL:
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"Napoli (The Romantic Past) (Source Material for a World's Fair)"

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 39, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870s-circa 1910s, circa 1940s
Scope and Contents:
2 black and white vintage photographs. Oversized material housed in Box 91, Folder 17.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to the collection requires an advanced appointment. Contact collection staff at least two weeks prior to preferred date, at AmericanArtCornellStudy@si.edu.

Series 9: Artifacts and Ephemera, Series 13: Personal Library and Book Collection, and Series 14: Record Album Collection, are still undergoing processing and preservation and may not be available for research use. Record albums are unavailable for playback. Contact collection staff for full lists of publications and record albums.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection / Series 8: Source Material / 8.2: Subject Source Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
EDAN-URL:
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Oversized "Napoli (The Romantic Past) (Source Material for a World's Fair)"

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 91, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870s-circa 1910s, circa 1940s
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material removed from Box 39, Folder 6.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to the collection requires an advanced appointment. Contact collection staff at least two weeks prior to preferred date, at AmericanArtCornellStudy@si.edu.

Series 9: Artifacts and Ephemera, Series 13: Personal Library and Book Collection, and Series 14: Record Album Collection, are still undergoing processing and preservation and may not be available for research use. Record albums are unavailable for playback. Contact collection staff for full lists of publications and record albums.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection / Series 8: Source Material / 8.2: Subject Source Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
EDAN-URL:
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Greeting Cards - New York World's Fair

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 50, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1964
Series Restrictions:
This series is still undergoing processing. Contact collection repository for more information about materials not yet described here.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection / Series 9: Artifacts and Ephemera
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
EDAN-URL:
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Postcards, Blank - New York World's Fair 1964-1965

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 52, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1965
Series Restrictions:
This series is still undergoing processing. Contact collection repository for more information about materials not yet described here.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection / Series 9: Artifacts and Ephemera
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
EDAN-URL:
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Toys, Assorted Toys in File Box ("Varia")

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box OBJ
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes white-washed file box marked "Varia" by Cornell with assorted toys, such as magnet toy game sets, Tufted Titmouse miniature bird model kits, matchboxes with four miniature metal chairs. Also includes 1939 World's Fair commemorative medal from the Christian Science building.
Series Restrictions:
This series is still undergoing processing. Contact collection repository for more information about materials not yet described here.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection / Series 9: Artifacts and Ephemera
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
EDAN-URL:
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"Celestial Theatre" Material, "The Celestial Theatre #2, as of 1955, Literature" File

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 11-16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1831-1859, 1937-1954
Scope and Contents:
1 black and white photograph. Includes project planning notes and ideas; small paint splattered pages; letter regarding permission request to produce published Valery excerpt; 1945 notes about collected ephemera in World's Fair in New York.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to the collection requires an advanced appointment. Contact collection staff at least two weeks prior to preferred date, at AmericanArtCornellStudy@si.edu.

Series 9: Artifacts and Ephemera, Series 13: Personal Library and Book Collection, and Series 14: Record Album Collection, are still undergoing processing and preservation and may not be available for research use. Record albums are unavailable for playback. Contact collection staff for full lists of publications and record albums.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection / Series 8: Source Material / 8.2: Subject Source Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
EDAN-URL:
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Knabenshue, A. Roy

Collection Creator:
Morehouse, Harold E., 1894-1973  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Permissions Requests
Collection Citation:
Harold E. Morehouse Flying Pioneers Biographies Collection, Acc. XXXX-0450, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Harold E. Morehouse Flying Pioneers Biographies collection
Harold E. Morehouse Flying Pioneers Biographies collection / Series 1.1: Biographies of Flying Pioneers 1.1
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Mix, Arthur H.

Collection Creator:
Morehouse, Harold E., 1894-1973  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Permissions Requests
Collection Citation:
Harold E. Morehouse Flying Pioneers Biographies Collection, Acc. XXXX-0450, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Harold E. Morehouse Flying Pioneers Biographies collection
Harold E. Morehouse Flying Pioneers Biographies collection / Series 1.1: Biographies of Flying Pioneers 1.1
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Schriver, Todd "Slim"

Collection Creator:
Morehouse, Harold E., 1894-1973  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Permissions Requests
Collection Citation:
Harold E. Morehouse Flying Pioneers Biographies Collection, Acc. XXXX-0450, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Harold E. Morehouse Flying Pioneers Biographies collection
Harold E. Morehouse Flying Pioneers Biographies collection / Series 1.1: Biographies of Flying Pioneers 1.1
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
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