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Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
engraving
Dimensions:
sight 5 1/4 x 8 in. (13.3 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Cityscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Landscape\river\Potomac River  Search this
Monument\obelisk\Washington Monument  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David H. Kushner
Object number:
1972.108.2
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/vk74dd4ad2a-f003-4720-9b54-be0e67aa10b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1972.108.2
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The White House, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
3 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (9.9 x 14.9 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\White House  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.419
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79877d228-e9f4-468d-9ba3-58769948d76d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.419

Washington, D.C.

Artist:
De Lancey Gill, born Chester, SC 1859-died Alexandria, VA 1940  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
10 3/4 x 15 in. (27.3 x 38.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1888
Topic:
Landscape\road  Search this
Landscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\U. S. Capitol  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\capitol  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1973.139
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dd57ef69-4d83-4cf3-a09b-5a53a77466d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.139
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The Capitol. Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Thomas Doughty, born Philadelphia, PA 1791-died New York City 1856  Search this
Publisher:
Childs and Inman, active ca. 1830-ca. 1835  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 5 3/4 x 8 5/8 in. (14.7 x 21.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1832
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\cart  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\U. S. Capitol  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\capitol  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1980.67.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7884c42ee-f318-4f9e-8aeb-f0914b6657ea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1980.67.6
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Art Supervisors Conference, Washington, D.C.

Collection Creator:
Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960  Search this
Container:
Reel 5288, Frame 0052-0064
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
January 1941
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
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:
Holger Cahill papers, 1910-1993, bulk 1910-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Holger Cahill papers
Holger Cahill papers / Series 3: Works Progress Administration Federal Art Project / 3.5: Meeting Minutes and Transcripts
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ce533537-5ab4-4e70-bce8-cccba69ad610
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cahiholg-ref448

Washington, D.C. Foreclosure Quilt

Artist:
Kathryn Clark, born Knoxville, TN 1971  Search this
Medium:
linen, cotton, and recycled thread
Dimensions:
57 1/2 × 84 3/4 in. (146.1 × 215.3 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Quilt
Crafts
Date:
2015
Topic:
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Object\written matter\map  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Stephen D. Thurston Memorial Fund
Copyright:
© 2015, Kathryn Clark
Object number:
2015.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c25e1937-8cd7-4216-945d-6948211664a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.40

Northwest Washington, D.C.

Artist:
John R. Gossage, born New York City 1946  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fence  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© John R. Gossage
Object number:
1983.63.625
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk704afa434-b55d-4370-9f17-8146fbcbc39a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.625

Washington, D.C., 1975

Artist:
Kenneth Josephson, born Detroit, MI 1932  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 8 x 12 in. (20.2 x 30.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1975
Topic:
Landscape\park  Search this
Landscape\water  Search this
Figure\fragment\arm  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Monument\obelisk\Washington Monument  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1975, Kenneth Josephson
Object number:
1983.63.828
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f921dcdd-c539-4c12-a9c5-cfd6b2b56ec8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.828

Washington, D.C.

Collection Creator:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 30, Folder 37
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1940s
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ben Shahn papers
Ben Shahn papers / Series 7: Source Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b08248f2-8a0f-47e6-a5ec-c35fcaf0f63b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-shahben-ref1424

Washington, D.C.

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Container:
Box 251, Folder 27
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934-1949
undated
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:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 2: Collectors Files / 2.12: People of Interest
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9bfe27f33-93fb-450c-b0d1-c587431e4550
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-jacqself-ref14731

Washington Monument, Washington, D.C.

Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
6.6 x 4.3 x 1 cm (2 5/8 x 1 11/16 x 3/8 in. )
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Matchsafe
Object Name:
Matchsafe
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener
Accession Number:
1980-14-731
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq45f0dd5af-d649-4d7d-a284-f44716a8f0fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1980-14-731
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Washington, D.C. 1968: Activism, Art, and Architecture

Creator:
Smithsonian Latino Center  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-11-27T22:16:16.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Latinos  Search this
See more by:
TheLatinoCenter
Data Source:
Smithsonian Latino Center
YouTube Channel:
TheLatinoCenter
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_8Pt4AimTccE

Nature I, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
John R. Gossage, born New York City 1946  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© John R. Gossage
Object number:
1983.63.624
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d33cd391-bb49-40a7-8659-dcc6079307cf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.624

Nature Vi, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
John R. Gossage, born New York City 1946  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© John R. Gossage
Object number:
1983.63.623
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77a6fd23e-3d60-4a36-bec6-9224d484a5a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.623

Soldiers Rest, Washington, D.C.

Maker:
Magnus, Charles  Search this
Measurements:
image: 10 1/2 in x 16 3/4 in; 26.67 cm x 42.545 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1864
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3736
Catalog number:
60.3736
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
American Civil War Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-ec99-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_745294

The White House, Washington, D.C.

Medium:
Plated metal, printed celluloid
Dimensions:
3.7 x 6.8 x 1 cm (1 7/16 x 2 11/16 x 3/8 in. )
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Matchsafe
Object Name:
Matchsafe
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
1900–10
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener
Accession Number:
1980-14-640
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e5276885-13d4-426c-ac9f-5ae43b1ebb09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1980-14-640
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The Capitol, Washington, D.C.

Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Illustrator:
T. R. M. Hanné  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink on paper, laid down on board
Dimensions:
29.8 × 36.7 cm (11 3/4 × 14 7/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1904
Accession Number:
1963-91-25
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq47783f557-339a-4cdb-a31e-e419524e1234
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-91-25

Ellery Husted, Washington, D.C.

Designer:
Elaine Lustig Cohen, American, 1927–2016  Search this
Client:
Architect-Engineers for Washington International Airport, Chantilly, Virginia, USA  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on white wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 28 x 21.7 cm (11 in. x 8 9/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Letterhead
Object Name:
Letterhead
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1958
Credit Line:
Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff
Accession Number:
1993-31-99
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq409975749-d36e-43e2-860f-221d933ca91e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-31-99
Online Media:

Harewood Hospital, Washington D.C.

Maker:
Magnus, Charles  Search this
Measurements:
image: 10 1/2 in x 16 1/2 in; 26.67 cm x 41.91 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Depicted:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1864
Subject:
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Chronology: 1860-1869  Search this
Architecture, Domestic Buildings  Search this
Horses  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Wagons  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3737
Catalog number:
60.3737
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
American Civil War Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-ec9a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325935

Man with flag (Washington, D.C.)

Artist:
Frank Espada, born Utuado, Puerto Rico 1930-died San Francisco, CA 2014  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 12 1/2 × 16 7/8 in. (31.8 × 42.9 cm) mount: 20 × 24 in. (50.8 × 61.0 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1981, printed ca. 1995
Topic:
Figure male\bust  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1981, Frank Espada Photography
Object number:
2015.22.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71a02afc6-396e-47a8-9f13-dd831c88b535
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.22.14

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