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Victorian Horticultural Subjects vertical file

Extent:
4 file drawers
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
File drawers
Date:
undated
Summary:
The Victorian horticultural subjects vertical file is a study file that was compiled for the Smithsonian exhibition "A Victorian Horticultural Extravaganza." Includes copies of materials from various published sources related to Victorian-era (1837-1901) garden tools and accessories, costume accessories, the decorative arts, ladies' fancy work, garden furniture and ornaments, the commerical horticulture industry, landscape design, plants, exhibitions, and garden-related publications.
Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
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.
Topic:
Gardening -- Equipment and supplies  Search this
Gardens -- History  Search this
Gardens, Victorian  Search this
Horticultural exhibitions  Search this
Decorative arts, Victorian  Search this
Fancy work  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Seed industry and trade  Search this
Victoriana  Search this
Landscape architecture  Search this
Nurseries (Horticulture)  Search this
Ornamental plant industry  Search this
Plants  Search this
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Victorian Horticultural Subjects vertical file.
Identifier:
AAG.VIC
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Victorian Horticultural Subjects vertical file
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aag-vic
Online Media:

Celluloid treasures of the Victorian era : identification & values / Joan Van Patten and Elmer & Peggy Williams

Author:
Van Patten, Joan F  Search this
Williams, Elmer  Search this
Williams, Peggy  Search this
Physical description:
231 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
United States
Date:
1999
©1999
Topic:
Celluloid--Collectibles  Search this
Antiques, Victorian  Search this
Decorative arts, Victorian  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1078551

Shock of the old : Christopher Dresser's design revolution / edited by Michael Whiteway

Title:
Christopher Dresser's design revolution
Author:
Whiteway, Michael  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt Museum  Search this
Victoria and Albert Museum  Search this
Subject:
Dresser, Christopher  Search this
Dresser, Christopher Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
240 p. : col. ill., port. ; 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
2004
C2004
19th century
Topic:
Design  Search this
Design--History  Search this
Decorative arts, Victorian  Search this
Call number:
NK942.D73 .S56 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_728291

Christopher Dresser : a design revolution / edited by Michael Whiteway

Title:
Shock of the old : Christopher Dresser's design revolution
Christopher Dresser 1834-1904: a design revolution
Design revolution
Author:
Whiteway, Michael  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt Museum  Search this
Victoria and Albert Museum  Search this
Subject:
Dresser, Christopher Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Dresser, Christopher  Search this
Physical description:
240 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
2004
19th century
Topic:
Design  Search this
Design--History  Search this
Decorative arts, Victorian  Search this
Call number:
NK942.D73 S56 2004b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_766550

Victorian homes

Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1982
C1982-
Topic:
Victoriana in interior decoration--Periodicals  Search this
Decorative arts, Victorian--Periodicals  Search this
Decoration and ornament--Victorian style--Periodicals  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_507239

Briggs & Co.'s patent transferring papers : patented for the United States of America

Title:
Patent transferring papers
Briggs' patent
Author:
Briggs & Co  Search this
Greenaway, Kate 1846-1901  Search this
Former owner:
Patterson, Clara A. DSI  Search this
Subject:
Briggs & Co Catalogs  Search this
Physical description:
[6], 184, 11, [1] p. : all ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Patterns
Trade catalogs
Date:
188u
[188-?]
Topic:
Embroidery  Search this
Repetitive patterns (Decorative arts)--Specimens  Search this
Decoration and ornament--Victorian style  Search this
Iron-on transfers--Catalogs  Search this
Call number:
TT771 .B75 1880z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_515617

Collecting Georgian and Victorian crafts

Author:
Field, June  Search this
Physical description:
162 p. illus. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Georgia
Date:
1973
[1973]
Topic:
Decorative arts  Search this
Decorative arts, Victorian  Search this
Art objects--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Call number:
NK770 .F53X
NK770.F53X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_38496

A scene of adornment : decoration in the Victorian home, from the collections of the Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum : exhibited at the Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, March 7-April 13, 1975

Author:
University of Rochester Memorial Art Gallery  Search this
Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum  Search this
Physical description:
109, [2] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1975
[c1975]
Topic:
Art objects, Victorian--Exhibitions  Search this
Decorative arts, Victorian--Exhibitions  Search this
Decoration and ornament--Victorian style  Search this
Call number:
NK1378 .R67
NK1378.R67
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_52637

The encyclopedia of Victoriana / edited by Harriet Bridgeman and Elizabeth Drury ; pref. by Marcus Linell

Author:
Bridgeman, Harriet  Search this
Drury, Elizabeth  Search this
Physical description:
368 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Britain
United States
Date:
1975
Topic:
Decorative arts, Victorian  Search this
Decorative arts, British  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Call number:
NK928 .B66 1975X
NK928.B66 1975X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_63072

Victorian frames, borders, and cuts from the 1882 type catalog of George Bruce's Son and Co

Author:
George Bruce's Son & Co  Search this
Physical description:
123 p. : all ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1976
1818
Topic:
Borders, Ornamental (Decorative arts)  Search this
Decoration and ornament--Victorian style  Search this
Call number:
Z250.3 .B782 1976X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_83097

Victorian antiques / Nathaniel Harris

Author:
Harris, Nathaniel 1937-  Search this
Physical description:
79 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1973
Topic:
Art objects  Search this
Decorative arts, Victorian  Search this
Call number:
NK928 .H315
NK928.H315
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_91571

Under glass : a Victorian obsession / John Whitenight

Author:
Whitenight, John  Search this
Physical description:
288 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 32 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
2013
Topic:
Parlor domes  Search this
Art objects, Victorian  Search this
Decorative arts, Victorian  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1046284

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