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Kahn Family Film Collection

Creator:
Bergman, Harry M.  Search this
Kahn family  Search this
Kahn, Kimberly  Search this
Names:
Chrysler Building (New York, N.Y.) -- Pictorial works  Search this
Godwin Construction Company.  Search this
Bergman family  Search this
Extent:
3 Cubic feet (5 document boxes

)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Home movies
Motion pictures (visual works)
Travelogs
Videotapes
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1926-1957
Summary:
A collection of films shot by Harry B. Bergman documenting Bergman's New York City, New York construction firm Godwin Construction Company. Films document construction of landmark buildings such as The Chrysler Building, New York Port Authority and others. Films also document company "beefsteaks", and Bergman's numerous vacations and pursuits.
Scope and Contents:
The Kahn Family Films document the activities of the Godwin Construction Co. of New York City from 1928-1934. The films also document more than twenty-five years of the Bergman and Kahn family life and travel. The films are silent, 16mm black and white reversal and Kodachrome. Unless otherwise noted, films were arranged in the Archives Center on compilation reels by subject. Some images are deteriorated because of age and film conditions, most noticeably on 722.39. A detailed description of each reel is included under each film title. The collection is divided into five series and arranged in chronological order; Series 1, Godwin Construction Company, 1927-1934; documents the digging, structural support and daily site activities at various Godwin construction jobs around New York City. In the footage taken at the Chrysler Building site, Bergman documented many of the workers who worked on the job as well as the secretaries in the main offices with filmed portrait shots. While the films are primarily focused on documenting construction practices and procedures at the sites, there is also footage of workmen and machinery. The films also document the company=s annual ABeefsteak@ that eventually moved from a banquet hall to one of the islands in Jamaica Bay.

Series 2, Rockaway Park Yacht Club, 1927-1929; documents many of Bergman's yachting activities on the yacht Thora and events at the Rockaway Park Yacht Club (RPYC) from family related activities to some of the Godwin Company's Beefsteaks.

Series 3, Travel and Leisure, 1926-1957, undated; documents many of the Bergman and Kahn family trips to various locations in the United States and Europe. The 1927 trip to Canada and the American West has footage of Hollywood, then just on the verge of adding sound to motion pictures. The 1929 trip to Europe occurred not only during the first year of the Great Depression but is a wonderful travelogue of Europe in the years before WWII. On reel 722.27 there is an interesting shot of a poster, "Ethel et Julius Rosenberg Que Les Assassins, Soient Maudits A Jamais" [trans: Ethel and Julius Rosenberg let the assassins be cursed/condemned forever.] showing a young boy throwing mud on the poster - presumably in protest.

Series 4, Family and Home Life, 1928-1958; Titles of the footage are taken directly from the original film containers. There is footage of many family members and gatherings. There is footage shot at Bergman's onetime home at 120-18 Newport Ave., Rockaway Park, Long Island. There is footage of tennis great Bill Tilden giving a small exhibition match in Florida in 1946 on 722.25.

Series 5, Papers, 1927-1958; are selections of the original paper containers for some of the films with the original notes and identifications written on them. This series also contains a copy of Bergman's 1907 thesis and related papers and architectural drawings.
Arrangement:
5 series.
Biographical / Historical:
Harry Montefiore Bergman (1885-1971) was born on August 3, 1885 in Elmira, New York. He graduated from college in 1907 with a degree in Applied Science from Columbia University's School of Engineering. After graduation, he went to work for Godwin Construction Co. He specialized in structural foundations and was an authority on the soil and bedrock of Manhattan Island, New York. Beginning his employment as a superintendent, he rose to the position of Secretary and General Superintendent of Civil Engineering in June, 1927. In January 1932, Bergman was elevated to Vice-President and finally attained the presidency of the company in 1957. Bergman retired from the company in 1967. He was a member of the Association of American Society of Civil Engineers.

Godwin Construction Company was founded by Philander Hanford Godwin (1877-1936) in the early 20th century. Godwin was one of the pre-eminent civil engineering firms in New York City primarily involved in constructing foundations for large public building projects. The company was responsible for digging and construction of the foundations for the Chrysler Building, 176th St. Telephone Building, the old New York Port Authority Truck Terminal, the old Madison Square Garden at 8th Ave. and 50th St., the Hudson River Bridge, New York Hospital, Knickerbocker Village and others. Godwin Construction Co. was located in New York City, through the years at various locations: by 1915 at 251 4th Ave., by 1932 at 370 Lexington Ave., Rm. 1201 and later at 130 East 44th St.

Bergman, a lifelong bachelor, developed a love of motion picture photography and pursued this hobby with great enthusiasm. He photographed not only Godwin's construction work and work sites at various foundation projects throughout New York City in the 1920s and 1930s but filmed the company picnics, called "Beefsteaks", family leisure time activities and vacations as well. Bergman was also an avid yachtsman and filmed many hours of footage while sailing on Samuel Lauterbach's yachtThora , (the Thora may also have been owned in a partnership between Lauterbach and Bergman) and at the Rockaway Park Yacht Club (RPYC) in Rockaway Park, New York. Bergman, along with Lauterbach, was one of the founders of the RPYC and it was reportedly founded because Jews were not allowed membership in any of the "exclusive" yacht clubs surrounding Manhattan. The yacht club was destroyed during the hurricane of 1938. Many films feature Ruth Perl who was Bergman's favorite niece. They took numerous trips to California, Canada, and Europe. Perl seems to also have taken an interest in motion picture photography as well, often operating the camera herself. Perl married Irving Kahn and had three sons, Donald Kahn, Alan R. Kahn and Thomas G. Kahn, who figure prominently in the later films. Bergman was a lifelong resident of New York. As of 1916, his address was 615 W. 143rd St., New York, NY. For a time he lived at 120-18 Newport Ave. in Rockaway Park, NY. In 1951 he bought a home at 143-17 Cronston Avenue in Belle Harbor. At the end of his life, Bergman is noted as living at 1 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY. Bergman died on August 3, 1971. At the time of his death Bergman was staying at the Florence Nightingale Nursing Home, 175 East 96th St. in New York, New York.

Bergman's employer and the founder of Godwin Construction Co., Philander H. Godwin, was born on September 30, 1877 in New York City, NY. Godwin graduated from Columbia University's School of Engineering with a degree in Applied Science in 1899. After graduation, he married Carrie L. Pye and they had two children. Godwin founded the Godwin Construction Co. in the early 20th century and was the company's president until his death in 1936. As of 1916, his residence address was Cedar and Arch Avenues in Larchmont, NY and by the time of his death he was living at 26 Willow Avenue in Larchmont. He was a member of the Larchmont Yacht Club and perhaps had a great influence on Bergman's taking up the sport. He was an active member of St. John's Episcopal Church, Larchmont and a member of the Union League. Godwin died on March 27, 1936 in Larchmont.

Sources: Records of Columbia University, New York, New York "City Sells 2 Plots for Factory Sites", New York Times, June 6th, 1951, pg. 64. Newspaper Obituary of Harry N. Bergman, Archives Center Control File Conversation and correspondence with Alan and Kimberly Kahn My Life: Edward du Moulin
Provenance:
Donated to the National Museum of American History, Archives Center in 2000 by Kimberly R. Kahn, great-great niece of Harry M. Bergman.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master (preservation) films are 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.
Rights:
The National Museum of American History may not authorize publication, reproduction, or distribution by a commercial, for-profit publisher, distributor, media producer, or film maker without the express permission of the Donors.

The term of the requirement for written authorization prior to third party, for-profit, commercial use will last 50 (fifty) years unless agreed to in writing by both the National Museum of American History and the Donors.
Topic:
Travel photography  Search this
Travelogues (Motion pictures)  Search this
Family -- 20th century  Search this
Travel -- Europe  Search this
Construction  Search this
Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Amateur films  Search this
Genre/Form:
Home movies
Motion pictures (visual works)
Travelogs
Videotapes
Citation:
Kahn Family Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0722
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85e4873d5-0bf6-43c5-a386-a71df5bcd106
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0722
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Ross and Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett papers, circa 1870-1992

Creator:
Moffett, Ross E., 1888-1971  Search this
Moffett, Dorothy Lake Gregory, 1893-1975  Search this
Subject:
Moffett, Dorothy Lake Gregory  Search this
Del Deo, Josephine Couch  Search this
Rehn, Frank Knox Morton  Search this
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim  Search this
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)  Search this
Moffett, Ross (Art in narrow streets)  Search this
Provincetown Art Association  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Federal Art Project (U.S.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Sketches
Sketchbooks
Slides (photographs)
Place:
Cape Cod National Seashore (Mass.)
Florida -- Pictorial works
Provincetown (Mass.)
Citation:
Ross and Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett papers, circa 1870-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Illustrators  Search this
Muralists -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art students -- New York N.Y. -- Photographs  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8010
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210179
AAA_collcode_moffross
Theme:
Diaries
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210179
Online Media:

Columbus to Catherwood, 1494-1844 : 350 years of historic book graphics depicting the islands, Indians, and archaeology of the West Indies, Florida, and Mexico = De Colón a Catherwood, 1494-1844 : 350 años de gráficas de libros históricos descripción de las islas, Indios y arqueologìa de las Indias, Florida y México / by Lee Allen Parsons

Title:
De Colón a Catherwood, 1494-1844
Author:
Parsons, Lee Allen 1932-  Search this
Jay I. Kislak Foundation  Search this
Physical description:
121 p. : ill. ; 20 x 26 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Florida
Caribbean Area
West Indies
Mexico
Date:
1993
Topic:
Indians of the West Indies--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Indians of North America--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Indians, Treatment of  Search this
Anthropological illustration  Search this
Illustration of books  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_745921

Teresita Fernández elemental Amada Cruz, Aruna D'Souza, Teresita Fernández, María Elena Ortiz, Seph Rodney, Franklin Sirmans, and Matthew Spellberg

Title:
Elemental
Interviewee:
Fernández, Teresita 1968-  Search this
Interviewer:
Ortiz, María Elena  Search this
Writer of supplementary textual content:
Cruz, Amada 1961-  Search this
D'Souza, Aruna  Search this
Rodney, Seph  Search this
Spellberg, Matthew  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Sirmans, Franklin  Search this
Issuing body:
Pérez Art Museum Miami  Search this
Phoenix Art Museum  Search this
Prestel Verlag  Search this
Subject:
Fernández, Teresita 1968-  Search this
Fernández, Teresita 1968- Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Fernández, Teresita 1968-  Search this
Physical description:
207 pages illustrations (chiefly color) 27 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Exhibitions
Interviews
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Essays
Exhibition catalogs
Illustrated works
Place:
Florida
New York (State)
United States
Date:
2019
Topic:
Visual perception in art  Search this
Installations (Art)  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Conceptual art  Search this
Cuban American artists  Search this
Painting, Abstract  Search this
Sculpture, Modern  Search this
Themes, motives  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.F406 P27 2019
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1115038

Visions of Seaside : foundation/evolution/imagination : built & unbuilt architecture / [edited by] Dhiru A. Thadani ; foreword by Vincent Scully ; introduction by Paul Goldberger ; contributors, Anthony Ames [and seventy-four others]

Editor:
Thadani, Dhiru A.  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Scully, Vincent Jr. 1920-2017  Search this
Writer of introduction:
Goldberger, Paul  Search this
Contributor:
Ames, Anthony 1944-  Search this
Subject:
Seaside Institute History  Search this
Physical description:
608 pages : illustrations (some color), plans (some color) ; 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
History
Place:
Florida
Seaside
Seaside (Fla.)
Date:
2013
20th century
Topic:
Seaside architecture--History  Search this
Seaside architecture  Search this
Planned communities--History  Search this
Planned communities  Search this
City planning--History  Search this
City planning  Search this
Buildings, structures, etc  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1027463

Everglades wildflowers a field guide to wildflowers of the historic Everglades, including Big Cypress, Corkscrew, and Fakahatchee swamps Roger L. Hammer

Title:
Field guide to wildflowers of the historic Everglades, including Big Cypress, Corkscrew, and Fakahatchee Swamps
Author:
Hammer, Roger L  Search this
Physical description:
244 pages color illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Identification
Pictorial works
Field guides
Place:
Florida
Everglades National Park Region
Date:
2014
Topic:
Wild flowers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116793

Ross and Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett papers

Creator:
Moffett, Ross  Search this
Names:
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Federal Art Project (U.S.)  Search this
Provincetown Art Association  Search this
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967  Search this
Del Deo, Josephine Couch  Search this
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 -- Portraits  Search this
Moffett, Dorothy Lake Gregory, 1893-1975  Search this
Moffett, Ross (Art in narrow streets)  Search this
Rehn, Frank Knox Morton, 1848-1914  Search this
Extent:
7.7 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Sketches
Sketchbooks
Slides (photographs)
Place:
Cape Cod National Seashore (Mass.)
Florida -- Pictorial works
Provincetown (Mass.)
Date:
circa 1870-1992
Summary:
This collection measures 7.7 linear feet, dates from circa 1870 to 1992, and documents the life and career of painter Ross Moffett and, to a lesser extent, the life and career of his wife, painter, lithographer, etcher, and illustrator, Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett. The collection includes correspondence, photographs, artwork including sketchbooks, and printed material including published writings, newspaper clippings, press releases, and exhibition catalogs.
Scope and Content Note:
The Ross and Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett papers measure 7.7 linear feet and date from circa 1870 to 1992. Because Dorothy Moffett's papers were received separately they are filed together in Series 13. Series 1-12 deal primarily with the life and career of Ross Moffett. The collection documents Ross Moffett's participation in the Provincetown community as an artist and resident through correspondence, photographs, sketchbooks and printed material, including published writings, news clippings, press releases, and exhibition catalogs. The papers of Dorothy Moffett include family letters, photographs, a journal and original artwork providing scattered documentation of her life and career as an a printmaker and illustrator.

General correspondence primarily focuses on news and financial affairs of the Moffett family farm in Iowa. Also included are letters from Provincetown artist, Edwin Dickinson, and a small amount of correspondence with other artists, collectors and dealers.

Files documenting specific projects that Ross Moffett was involved with are arranged separately and include correspondence, printed material and photographs. Project files have been established for the following projects: the publication of Art in Narrow Streets, the Eisenhower mural, the Cape Cod National Seashore Park and the renovation of the Center Methodist Church.

The series of printed material, 1918-1992, relates to Ross Moffett's career as an artist and his general interest in art. Photographs primarily focus on scenes of Provincetown and include photographs of works of art by Provincetown artists. Also included are photographs of artwork by Moffett arranged chronologically, Moffett's studio in Provincetown, and installations at the Provincetown Art Association Galleries.

Artwork found in Series 10 and 11 includes drawings by Ross Moffett and 85 annotated sketchbooks, including four by Dorothy Moffett.

The collection also houses research notes and files written by Josephine Couch Del Deo in preparation of a biography of Ross Moffett. These annotations provide useful additional information about Moffett's life.

Papers of Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett include Gregory family letters, Dorothy's correspondence with her father, and letters from other family and friends. Also found are drawings, lithographs and etchings by Dorothy and photographs of her family and friends.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into thirteen series:

Missing Title

Series 1: Biographical Material, circa 1888-1965 (box 1; 1 folder)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1915-1972 (box 1; 0.6 linear ft)

Series 3: Financial Material, 1933-1971 (box 1; 2 folders)

Series 4: Notebook/Notes, undated (box 1; 2 folders)

Series 5: Projects, 1880-1969, undated (boxes 1-2; 1.2 linear ft.)

Series 6: Subject File, 1960-1968 (box 2; 1 folder)

Series 7: Printed Material, 1916-1992, undated (boxes 2-4, 7; 1.5 linear ft.)

Series 8: Photographs, circa 1900-1975, undated (box 4; 15 folders)

Series 9: Slides of Art Association, Iowa Farmland and the Chrysler Museum, circa 1960, undated (box 4; 1 folder)

Series 10: Drawings, circa 1929-1934 (box 5; 1 folder)

Series 11: Sketchbooks, 1913-1969 (boxes 5-8; 2.5 linear ft.)

Series 12: Annotations/Item Descriptions by Josephine Couch Del Deo, undated (box 6; 2 folders)

Series 13: Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett Papers, circa 1870-1975 (boxes 9-11; 0.7 linear ft.)
Biographical Note:
Ross Moffett (1888-1971) was an important figure in the development of modernism in American Art after World War I. His paintings primarily depict the life and landscapes of the Provincetown, Massachusetts area. Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett is perhaps best known as a printmaker and illustrator of children's books and magazines.

Born in Iowa in 1888, Moffett trained at the Art Institute in Chicago and studied with Charles Hawthorne during the summer of 1913, in Provincetown, Massachusetts. Moffett then studied at the Art Students League and returned to Provincetown in 1915, to establish himself as an artist. He was one of the founders of the Provincetown Art Association and a leading figure in the art colony for many years. In 1920, Moffett married artist Dorothy Lake Gregory in Brooklyn, New York. Dorothy studied at the Pratt Institute and with Robert Henri and George Bellows in New York, and then went to Provincetown to study with Hawthorne as well.

During the 1920's and 1930's, Ross Moffett's success increased steadily and he had his first one-man show at the Frank Rehn Gallery in New York and also at The Art Institute of Chicago in 1928. He served on several exhibition juries around the country during this time. Between 1936 and 1938, Moffett painted four murals in two Massachusetts post offices for the Federal Works Progress Administration (WPA). Moffett received full membership to the National Academy of Design in 1942.

While Moffett's painting slowed somewhat during World War II he continued his involvement in the arts by maintaining the Provincetown Art Association. He taught briefly at the University of Miami in Ohio from 1932 to 1933, and returned to Provincetown to pursue painting full-time. In the 1950's, Moffett became interested in archaeology and even delivered a few lectures on the subject. During this time he continued to paint and his art reflected his preoccupation with the science of archaeology. In 1954, Moffett was one of two artists selected by the National Academy of Design to paint murals depicting President Dwight D. Eisenhower's life for the Eisenhower Memorial Museum in Abilene, Kansas. Moffett was chosen to portray Eisenhower's civilian life.

In 1960, Moffett became active in the movement to establish the 1400 acres known as the Province Lands as part of the Cape Cod National Seashore Park. After the park was established Moffett wrote and published a history of the first thirty-three years of the Provincetown Art Association in a book titled Art in Narrow Streets, 1964. He continued to serve as a juror for the Provincetown Art Association and was artist-in-residence for the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center in 1970.

Dorothy Moffett also pursued a successful career in art, and publishers such as Rand McNally used her illustrations for youth magazines and childrens books, such as the classic Green Fairy Book. Her work was exhibited in the Metropolitan Museum, the National Academy, and the Brooklyn Museum, and her Alice in Wonderland series of lithographs was purchased for the permanent collection of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. Though best known as a printmaker, Moffett also worked in oil.

Ross Moffett died of cancer on March 13, 1971.
Related Material:
Related resources in the Archives of American Art include a sound recording of a transcribed interview with Ross Moffett by Dorothy Seckler, August 27, 1962; and a sound recording of an untranscribed interview with Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett by Robert F. Brown, September 22, 1972.
Separated Material:
The Archives of American Art also holds material lent for microfilming (reel D80) including 150 letters relating to art organizations, museums, and government art projects, news clippings, records of the Provincetown Art Association, and the Emergency Committee for the Protection of Province Lands, and miscellaneous publications. Lent materials were returned to Ross Moffett and are now housed at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. This material is not described in the collection container inventory.
Provenance:
Ross Moffett initally lent the Archives of American Art material for microfilming in 1962. The remainder of the collection was donated in 1974 by his widow, Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett (died 1975), via Ross Moffett's biographer, Josephine Del Deo, who turned the papers over in installments. Archaeological material and artifacts received with the papers were donated to the Robert S. Peabody Museum of Archaeology, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Patrons must use microfilm copy.
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.
Occupation:
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Landscape painters -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Topic:
Illustrators  Search this
Muralists -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art students -- New York N.Y. -- Photographs  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Sketches
Sketchbooks
Slides (photographs)
Citation:
Ross and Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett papers, circa 1870-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.moffross
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ac321bdb-9882-4e93-bc33-19a933d21823
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-moffross

Southern shores / Roger Bansemer

Author:
Bansemer, Roger  Search this
Subject:
Bansemer, Roger Travel  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Florida
Date:
1989
C1989
Topic:
Coasts  Search this
Coasts in art  Search this
Natural history  Search this
In art  Search this
Call number:
F312.B36 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400569

Ceremonial centers of the Maya. Photography by Roy C. Craven, Jr. Introd. by William R. Bullard, Jr. Site descriptions by Michael E. Kampen

Author:
Craven, Roy C  Search this
Bullard, William Rotch 1926-1972  Search this
Kampen, M. E (Michael Edwin)  Search this
Physical description:
152 p. illus. 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Central America
Mexico
Date:
1974
Topic:
Mayas--Antiquities  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F1435 .C79X
F1435.C79X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_39196

From the ground up : the vernacular domestic architecture of the Yucatan Peninsula / photographs by Eduardo del Valle & Mirta Gómez ; essay by Richard B. Woodward

Author:
Del Valle, Eduardo  Search this
Gómez, Mirta  Search this
Woodward, Richard B (Richard Bergen) 1950-  Search this
Florida International University Art Museum  Search this
Subject:
Del Valle, Eduardo  Search this
Gómez, Mirta  Search this
Physical description:
[12] p. (incl. covers) : col. ill. ; 22 x 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Exhibitions
Place:
Yucatán Peninsula
Date:
2001
Topic:
Architecture, Domestic  Search this
Architectural photography  Search this
Call number:
TR647 .V34 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_743471

Land of the eagle : a natural history of North America / Robert McCracken Peck

Author:
Peck, Robert McCracken 1952-  Search this
Physical description:
288 p. : col. ill., maps : 29 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
North America
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_898583

Florida portrait : a pictorial history of Florida / by Jerrell Shofner. Photographs and captions compiled and edited by Milly St. Julien

Author:
Shofner, Jerrell H. 1929-  Search this
St. Julien, Milly  Search this
Physical description:
255 p. : ill. ; 32 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Place:
Florida
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
F311.S56 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_399617

Mark Catesby, naturalist artist. An exhibition of original prints from the artist's monumental work, "The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands."

Author:
Catesby, Mark 1683-1749  Search this
Washington County Museum of Fine Arts (Md.)  Search this
Subject:
Catesby, Mark 1683-1749  Search this
Physical description:
[10] pages : illustrations ; 16 x 21 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1967
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_71701

Illustrating Cuba's flora and fauna / Emilio Cueto

Author:
Cueto, Emilio 1944-  Search this
Historical Museum of Southern Florida (Miami, Fla.)  Search this
Physical description:
112 p. : ill. ; 22 x 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Pictorial works
Place:
Cuba
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Natural history illustration  Search this
Botanical illustration  Search this
Zoological illustration  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Botany  Search this
Call number:
QH46.5 .C84 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_736877

Thin / Lauren Greenfield ; introduction by Joan Jacobs Brumberg ; essays by David Herzog and Michael Strober

Author:
Greenfield, Lauren  Search this
Herzog, David B  Search this
Strober, Michael  Search this
Physical description:
191 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
2006
©2006
Topic:
Anorexia nervosa  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1052858

Florida's lost tribes / Theodore Morris ; with commentary by Jerald T. Milanich

Author:
Morris, Theodore  Search this
Milanich, Jerald T  Search this
Physical description:
70 p., [48] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Florida
Date:
2004
C2004
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_743633

Artists of the Florida tropics: James Audubon, George Catlin, Winslow Homer [and] George Inness. The inaugural exhibition for the University Gallery, March 1st through 31st, 1965

Author:
University of Florida University Gallery  Search this
Cummer Gallery of Art  Search this
St. Petersburg, Florida Museum of Fine Arts  Search this
Subject:
Audubon, John James 1785-1851  Search this
Catlin, George 1796-1872  Search this
Homer, Winslow 1836-1910  Search this
Inness, George 1825-1894  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) illus., plates. 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Pictorial works
Place:
Florida
Date:
1965
Topic:
Painting  Search this
Painting, American  Search this
Call number:
ND230.F6 F63
ND230.F6F63
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_71355

Recueil de divers oiseaux étrangers et peu communs / qui se trouvent dans les ouvrages de messieurs Edwards et Catesby ; représentés en taille douce et exactement coloriés par J.M. Seligmann

Author:
Huth, Georg Leonhart 1705-1761  Search this
Edwards, George 1694-1773 Gleanings of natural history  Search this
Edwards, George 1694-1773 Natural history of uncommon birds  Search this
Catesby, Mark 1683-1749 Natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands  Search this
Engraver:
Seligmann, Johann Michael 1720-1762  Search this
Former owner:
Chanler, Robert Winthrop 1872-1930 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
9 pts., 423+ leaves of plates in various foliations : col. ill. ; 39 cm. (fol.)
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1768
1776
1768-1776
Topic:
Birds  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Call number:
QL674 .E2614 1768
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_719715

JFK and art / essay by Kenneth E. Silver ; curated by Cynthia Drayton and Nancy Hall-Duncan

Author:
Silver, Kenneth E  Search this
Drayton, Cynthia A  Search this
Hall-Duncan, Nancy  Search this
Stuelpnagel, Anne von  Search this
Bruce Museum  Search this
Subject:
Kennedy, John F (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963  Search this
Physical description:
126 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
United States
Date:
2003
C2003
Topic:
Presidents  Search this
Art and popular culture  Search this
Call number:
E842.1 .S55 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_721322

Fifty houses : images from the American road / Sandy Sorlien ; with a foreword by William Least Heat-Moon

Author:
Sorlien, Sandy 1954-  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 105 pages : illustrations ; 23 x 27 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Illustrated works
Place:
United States
Date:
2002
©2002
Topic:
Dwellings--States  Search this
Architectural photography--States  Search this
Travel photography--States  Search this
Architecture, Domestic--States  Search this
Dwellings--U.S. states  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_725491

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