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Meet the Artist: Laurel Roth Hope

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-02-18T17:27:50.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Rachel Schmidt on Joseph Beuys

Creator:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-05-12T15:32:26.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
Topic:
Art, modern  Search this
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Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
YouTube Channel:
hirshhornmuseum
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edanmdm:yt_M1ye2gMm-Xw

Home movies of Katherine Weems' Rhinoceros sculptures at Harvard University (1937)

Creator:
Archives of American Art  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-09-30T17:56:28.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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Oral history interview with Reuben Nakian

Interviewee:
Nakian, Reuben, 1897-1986  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis  Search this
Names:
Brancusi, Constantin, 1876-1957  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Dudensing, F. Valentine, 1892-1967  Search this
French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931  Search this
Hague, Raoul, 1905-1993  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor, 1900-1970  Search this
Lachaise, Gaston, 1882-1935  Search this
Manship, Paul, 1885-1966  Search this
Neumann, J. B. (Jsrael Ber)  Search this
Zorach, William, 1887-1966  Search this
Extent:
105 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1981 June 9-17
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Reuben Nakian conducted 1981 June 9-17, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art.
Nakian speaks of his childhood, growing up in New York City; his early interest in art; early ventures in sculpture; working for Paul Manship; meeting Daniel Chester French; teaching; early influences; his European travels; techniques and materials; the relationship of artists and suffering; his portrait busts of other artists; dealers he has been affiliated with, including Edith Halpert and Valentine Dudensing; animal sculptures; his Babe Ruth sculpture; critical and public reaction to his work. He recalls Constantin Brancusi, Marcel Duchamp, Raoul Hague, William Zorach, Gaston Lachaise, and J. B. Neumann. The third voice heard on the tape is that of Nakian's assistant, Don Ross, who helps prompt Nakian to recall certain incidents.
Biographical / Historical:
Reuben Nakian (1897-1986) was a sculptor from Stamford, Conn.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 15 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculpture -- Technique  Search this
Sculptors -- Connecticut -- Stamford -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.nakian81
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b6131926-aad1-44f4-bf6c-4c3c54498909
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-nakian81
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Unidentified Garden: garden with stone wall, eagle sculpture, hedge, lawn, and urn

Collection Donor:
Hiller, John  Search this
Extent:
1 Autochromes (photographs)
Container:
Box 4
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Autochromes (photographs)
Date:
circa 1910-1920
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Lawns  Search this
Shade trees  Search this
Hedges  Search this
Walls, concrete  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Eagles -- Design elements  Search this
Urns  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, John Hiller lantern slide collection.
Identifier:
AAG.HLR, Item HLR212
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John Hiller lantern slide collection
John Hiller lantern slide collection / Series 1: Gardens and Sites / Unidentified Location / Unidentified Gardens and Landscapes
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb691a5c575-c5a3-47c9-9040-bf27389826a3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-hlr-ref706

Meet the Artist: Duane Flatmo on "Tin Pan Dragon" for “No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man”

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-03-28T13:26:42.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
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From river bed to scholar's desk a selection of medieval Chinese carved jade animal-form weighs Priestley and Ferraro Chinese Art

Author:
Priestley & Ferraro Chinese Art  Search this
Physical description:
40 unnumbered pages color illustrations 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Expositions
Exhibition catalogs
History
Place:
China
Chine
Date:
2016
Song-Yuan dynasties, 960-1368
Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912
1368-1912 (Dynastie des Ming et dynastie mandchoue)
Topic:
Jade art objects--History  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Paperweights  Search this
Jades--Histoire  Search this
Sculpture d'animaux  Search this
Presse-papiers  Search this
Jade art objects--Ming-Qing dynasties  Search this
Jade art objects--Song-Yuan dynasties  Search this
Jadekunst  Search this
Tierdarstellung  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1158926

"Animal Sculptures" Exhibition

Collection Creator:
Zabriskie Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 86, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2001-2002
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 born-digital records or 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:
Zabriskie Gallery Records, 1905-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Zabriskie Gallery records
Zabriskie Gallery records / Series 6: Artist Files / William Zorach
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ae7020ef-e13a-472d-b7d3-e1ceea1211c9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-zabrgall-ref3137

The Singing and the Silence online interview with Laurel Roth Hope (short version)

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Interviews
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-01-16T14:10:48.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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Amelia Peabody Papers

Collection Creator:
Peabody, Amelia, 1890-1984  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 1 )
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1918-1978
Scope and Contents:
Artworks consist of pencil and painted sketches for animal sculpture, baptismal fonts, busts, and memorials. The bulk of Peabody's correspondence relates to the purchase of supplies and ceramic makeup and production. Letters include receipts for materials and are from Arthur D. Little, Inc., the Garden Club of American, and John Tiranti and Co. Photographs depict Amelia Peabody, her studio in Dover, Massachusetts, and students and models labeled "at art school" in 1926. One of the students is likely Peabody. Printed materials include two exhibition catalogs, one of which is annotated with sales information. Also found are photographs of works of art. A report from Arthur D. Little, Inc. relates to examining materials for creating sculpture and includes a sample of silica.
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.
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:
Amelia Peabody papers, 1918-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.peabamel, Series 1
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Amelia Peabody papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fc54926b-7ab7-4cf5-9d64-f1c9b37d48e9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-peabamel-ref6

Katharine Lane Weems papers

Creator:
Weems, Katharine Lane, 1899-1989  Search this
Names:
Brookgreen Gardens  Search this
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) -- Photographs  Search this
Cornell, Katharine, 1893-1974  Search this
Cresson, Margaret French, 1889-1973  Search this
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924  Search this
Grafly, Charles, 1862-1929  Search this
Hancock, Walker Kirtland, 1901-1998  Search this
Huntington, Anna Hyatt, 1876-1973  Search this
Kroll, Leon, 1884-1974  Search this
Lane, Gardiner M., 1859-1914  Search this
Lane, Katharine Ward, 1862-1893  Search this
Manship, Paul, 1885-1966  Search this
Marans, Moissaye, 1902-1977  Search this
Monjo, Enric, 1895-1976  Search this
Putnam, Brenda, 1890-1975  Search this
Weinman, Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander), 1870-1952  Search this
Wong, Anna May, 1905-1961  Search this
Extent:
14.8 Linear feet
3 Items (rolled docs)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Video recordings
Place:
Saranac Lake N.Y. -- Photographs
Date:
1865-1989
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material, extensive diaries, correspondence, notes, writings, business records, sketchbooks and drawings, project files, scrapbooks, printed materials, photographs and slides, motion picture film, and videotape relating to Weem's education and career as a sculptor. Also included are ca. 1 foot of papers of Weems' aunt, watercolorist Katharine Ward Lane (1862-1893), including letters, diaries, sketchbooks and photographs.
REEL 724: Biographical sketch, 1974; letters from Frederic Bartlett, George Demetrios, Walker Hancock, Leon Kroll, Lee Lawrie, Moissaye Marans, Adolph Alexander Weinman, and others; four sketchbooks, 1954-1965, containing pencil drawings of animals; a scrapbook of clippings, 1924-1941; and printed material.
UNMICROFILMED: Biographical material includes sketches and documents, and biographical information on Weems grandfather, Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve, and father, Gardiner Lane. Diaries (74 v.), 1906-1983, contain entries relating to art studies and her development as a sculptor; some include clippings and photographs. Correspondence, 1898-1989, includes letters from Gifford Beal, Margaret French Cresson, Charles Grafly, John Gregory, Walker Hancock, Malvina Hoffman, Anna Hyatt-Huntington, Paul Manship, Brenda Putnam, Gurdon Tarbox, and Adolph Weinman, discussing Weems' work and participation in various sculpture organizations. There are four notebooks on art history; recipes for clay and plaster; notes on patinas for bronze; lecture notes; lists of Weems' works and exhibitions; an exhibition guest book, 1931-1957; poems, 1933-1981; invoices and receipts, 1919-1981; copyright records, 1928-1978; and art work, including 15 v. of sketchbooks, 1913-1964, drawings and tracings of animal figures. and a copper printing plate mounted on a wood block.
Fourteen project files contain letters, drawings, photographs, and printed material on: an enlarging machine, the Saltus Medal for Merit, the frieze and Rhinoceros sculpture for the Biological Laboratories at Harvard, 1930-1942, including 7 reels of 16mm motion picture film (with script transferred to VHS), the Lotta Fountain, 1939-1974, Legion of Merit Medal, 1949-1952, War Department project, 1946, Goodwin Medal, 1949-1952, Wallace Goodrich Plaque, 1954, Hospital Teaching Clinic, 1955, Boston Museum of Science, 1964-1965, "Dolphins by the Sea" for the New England Aquarium, 1969-1979, Heredities Limited, 1971-1974, and the Museum School, 1977.
Included are two scrapbooks, one of clippings about the work of other artists and one containing poems, clippings of landscapes, animals, works by others, and autographed photographs of actresses Katharine Cornell and Anna May Wong and sculptor Brenda Putnam. Printed material includes clippings, 1911-1989; exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1922-1981; bulletins, programs, brochures on artists, organizations, Brookgreen Gardens, and supplies; reproductions of art works, and the books, Odds Were Against Me (1985, Weems autobiography, and Enrique Monjo (1955), inscribed by Mongo.
Photographs and slides, 1902-1988, are of Weems, family members, artists Charles Grafly, Walker Hancock, and Anna Hyatt-Huntington, Weems' house "The Chimneys," her studio, gardens, animals, works of art by Weems and others, exhibit installations, and views of New York City, Washington, D.C., Monticello, the University of Virginia, and Brookgreen Gardens. Nine albums, 1920-1980, contain photographs of an art class, Weems in her studio, her home, her friends, scenic views, and works of art. Videos and film include a videotape (5 min., U-matic) of an interview of Weems; a film, "From Clay to Bronze," showing the creation of Weems' sculpture "Dark Warrier" (transferred to VHS); motion picture film of the making of the sculpture "Rhinoceros" (transferred to digital betacam, VHS and DVD), and a home movie of a day at the beach, circa 1935.
The papers' of Weems' aunt, Katharine "Kitty" Ward Lane (d. 1893), include Lane's letters, 1898-1893, to her brother (Weems' father) and to other family members; a travel diary from Germany, 1886; notes; financial records, 1891-1892; 10 sketchbooks; printed material; and photographs, 1865-1893, of Lane, early views of Saranac Lake, and 9 views of the Columbia Exposition, 1893.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor; Boston, Mass. Died 1989. Specialized in animal sculpture. Studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston under Charles Grafly, Anna Hyatt-Huntington, George Demetrios, and Brenda Putnam. She married F. Carrington Weems in 1947. Named after her aunt, watercolor painter Katharine Ward Lane, who died in 1893.
Provenance:
Material on reel 724 lent for microfilming by Weems, 1974. The four sketchbooks on reel 724 were subsequently donated in 1989. Unmicrofilmed papers were donated 1975 and 1982 by Weems, and in 1989 by her estate. Eighteen diaries (1961-1965, 1967-1976 [1969 not included], 1978, and 1981-1983) and an apppointment book for 1966 donated by the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College, 1991.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Animal sculptors -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Sculptors -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Watercolorists -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Video recordings
Identifier:
AAA.weemkath
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96c1a0919-a71e-4b49-9b63-7e7e27c9052f
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-weemkath

[Erwin Park]: looking from pond through formal boxwood garden to back of house.

Photographer:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Collection Creator:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (black-and-white, 2 x 2 in.)
1 Photographic print (black-and-white, 2 x 2 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Photographic prints
Place:
Erwin Park (Upper Montclair, New Jersey)
United States of America -- New Jersey -- Essex County -- Montclair -- Upper Montclair
Date:
1961.
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Erwin Park, 1961.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Trees  Search this
Shrubs  Search this
Garden borders  Search this
Hedges  Search this
Ponds  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Rills  Search this
Formal gardens  Search this
Box  Search this
Walkways, gravel  Search this
Houses  Search this
Urns  Search this
Gardens -- New Jersey -- Upper Montclair  Search this
Frogs -- Design elements  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Identifier:
AAG.ADM, Item NJ424014
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Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection. / Series 1: Garden Images / New Jersey / NJ424: Montclair -- Erwin Park
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb633b7adcf-c93f-43cb-ad1c-1575178aed6f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-adm-ref1018

[Frost Garden]: view over terrace to surrounding countryside.

Photographer:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Collection Creator:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Extent:
1 Contact print (black-and-white, 2 x 2 in.)
1 Safety film negative (black-and-white, 120 mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Contact prints
Safety film negative
Safety film negatives
Place:
Frost Garden (Morristown, New Jersey)
United States of America -- New Jersey -- Morris County -- Morristown
Date:
1971 Oct.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Gardens -- New Jersey -- Morristown  Search this
Trees  Search this
Lawns  Search this
Shrubs  Search this
Terraces  Search this
Walls, brick  Search this
Fish ponds  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Safety film negatives
Contact prints
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Identifier:
AAG.ADM, Item NJ422004
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Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection. / Series 1: Garden Images / New Jersey / NJ422: Morristown (?) -- Frost Garden
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb663fe3fde-f700-4c5a-b83c-47839b309d4f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-adm-ref1029

[Frost Garden]: fish pond on terrace.

Photographer:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Collection Creator:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Extent:
1 Safety film negative (black-and-white, 120 mm.)
1 Photographic print (black-and-white, 8 x 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Safety film negative
Photographic prints
Safety film negatives
Place:
Frost Garden (Morristown, New Jersey)
United States of America -- New Jersey -- Morris County -- Morristown
Date:
1971 Oct.
See others in:
Frost Garden, 1971.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Gardens -- New Jersey -- Morristown  Search this
Trees  Search this
Lawns  Search this
Shrubs  Search this
Terraces  Search this
Walls, brick  Search this
Garden borders  Search this
Fish ponds  Search this
Fountains  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Frogs -- Design elements  Search this
Squirrels -- Design elements  Search this
Genre/Form:
Safety film negatives
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Identifier:
AAG.ADM, Item NJ422009
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Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection. / Series 1: Garden Images / New Jersey / NJ422: Morristown (?) -- Frost Garden
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb603f69751-edd8-4508-afec-ccc57231582b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-adm-ref1032

[Vernon Manor II]: fountain, surrounding garden and retaining wall.

Photographer:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Collection Creator:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Extent:
1 Slides (photographs) (col, 35mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Place:
Vernon Manor II (Peapack, New Jersey)
United States of America -- New Jersey -- Somerset County -- Peapack
Date:
1973 Jun.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Shrubs  Search this
Trees  Search this
Walls, brick  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Chickens  Search this
Oak  Search this
Fountains  Search this
Lilies  Search this
Garden borders  Search this
Retaining walls  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Identifier:
AAG.ADM, Item NJ227007
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Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection. / Series 1: Garden Images / New Jersey / NJ227: Peapack -- Vernon Manor II
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb608625589-1e89-4c01-bbb4-8eb8c427c85a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-adm-ref1117

[Vixen's Lair]: detail of front garden, with thyme mound in center and potting shed at end of walk; the design was subsequently changed for greater ease of maintenance.

Photographer:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Collection Creator:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col., 35 mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Place:
Vixen's Lair (Gladstone, New Jersey)
United States of America -- New Jersey -- Somerset County -- Peapack-Gladstone -- Gladstone
Date:
1975 Aug.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Gardens -- New Jersey -- Gladstone  Search this
Garden borders  Search this
Trees  Search this
Shrubs  Search this
Walls, stone  Search this
Flower beds  Search this
Walkways, flagstone  Search this
Walkways, brick  Search this
Annuals (Plants)  Search this
Perennials  Search this
Herbs  Search this
Standard  Search this
Rudbeckia  Search this
Marigolds  Search this
Thymes  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Ducks  Search this
Potting sheds  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Identifier:
AAG.ADM, Item NJ162014
See more items in:
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection. / Series 1: Garden Images / New Jersey / NJ162: Gladstone -- Vixen's Lair
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb69e81597f-f669-4a23-92b6-604c8169d887
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-adm-ref1127

[Vixen's Lair]: mature front garden several years after installation.

Photographer:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Collection Creator:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col., 35 mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Place:
Vixen's Lair (Gladstone, New Jersey)
United States of America -- New Jersey -- Somerset County -- Peapack-Gladstone -- Gladstone
Date:
1982 May.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Gardens -- New Jersey -- Gladstone  Search this
Garden borders  Search this
Trees  Search this
Shrubs  Search this
Perennials  Search this
Houses  Search this
Fences -- wooden  Search this
Fences -- Wire  Search this
Walkways, brick  Search this
Walkways, flagstone  Search this
Doorways  Search this
Flower beds  Search this
Foundation planting  Search this
Standard  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Ducks  Search this
Dogs  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Identifier:
AAG.ADM, Item NJ162018
See more items in:
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection. / Series 1: Garden Images / New Jersey / NJ162: Gladstone -- Vixen's Lair
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb63ea7b123-178f-4a50-bf9b-ea997d75cc13
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-adm-ref1129

[Twyford]: looking across swimming pool toward house.

Photographer:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Collection Creator:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col., 120 mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Place:
Twyford (Islip, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- Suffolk County -- Islip
Date:
1973 Sep.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Gardens -- New York -- Islip  Search this
Trees  Search this
Lawns  Search this
Swimming pools  Search this
Plants, Potted  Search this
Patios, flagstone  Search this
Outdoor furniture  Search this
Chairs  Search this
Tables  Search this
Deck chairs  Search this
Garden lighting  Search this
Houses  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Ducks  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Identifier:
AAG.ADM, Item NY299160
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Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection. / Series 1: Garden Images / New York / NY299: Islip -- Twyford
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb6f286c80c-7c89-4990-a38f-fdf3d7b5532d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-adm-ref1338

[Sita Garden]: view of garden.

Photographer:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Collection Creator:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Extent:
1 Safety film negative (black-and-white, 120 mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Safety film negative
Safety film negatives
Place:
Sita Garden (New York, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- New York
Date:
[between 1960 and 1994]
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Gardens -- New York -- Manhattan  Search this
Urban gardens  Search this
Houses  Search this
Trees  Search this
Plants, Potted  Search this
Outdoor furniture  Search this
Patios, flagstone  Search this
Wall fountains  Search this
Fences -- wooden  Search this
Chairs -- Iron  Search this
Tables, iron  Search this
Baskets  Search this
Mirrors  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Ducks -- Design elements  Search this
Genre/Form:
Safety film negatives
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Identifier:
AAG.ADM, Item NY818002
See more items in:
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection. / Series 1: Garden Images / New York / NY818: New York -- Sita Garden
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb661827e36-d822-4031-8bfc-8cc106adcda8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-adm-ref1370

[Sita Garden]: view of garden.

Photographer:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Collection Creator:
Adams, Molly, 1918-2003  Search this
Extent:
1 Safety film negative (black-and-white, 120 mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Safety film negative
Safety film negatives
Place:
Sita Garden (New York, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- New York
Date:
[between 1960 and 1994]
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Gardens -- New York -- Manhattan  Search this
Urban gardens  Search this
Houses  Search this
Trees  Search this
Plants, Potted  Search this
Outdoor furniture  Search this
Patios, flagstone  Search this
Wall fountains  Search this
Fences -- wooden  Search this
Chairs -- Iron  Search this
Tables, iron  Search this
Baskets  Search this
Mirrors  Search this
Animal sculpture  Search this
Ducks -- Design elements  Search this
Table setting and decoration  Search this
Genre/Form:
Safety film negatives
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Identifier:
AAG.ADM, Item NY818003
See more items in:
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection.
Maida Babson Adams American garden collection. / Series 1: Garden Images / New York / NY818: New York -- Sita Garden
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb62dd95141-7483-4725-b7ff-e2ba8bc382d8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-adm-ref1371

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