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Ramsay Family Papers

Author:
Ramsay, William, 1716-1785 (minister)  Search this
Names:
Alexandria Dyeing and Cloth Dressing Establishment  Search this
Alexandria Turnpike Co.  Search this
Snicker's Gap Turnpike Co.  Search this
Washington National Monument Society  Search this
Ramsay family -- 18th century -- Virginia  Search this
Bartleman, William  Search this
Carlyle, John  Search this
Dalton, John  Search this
Dinwiddie, Robert  Search this
Dixon, John  Search this
Fairfax, George William  Search this
Fauquier, F.  Search this
Frazier, Joseph  Search this
Gilpin, G.  Search this
Gilpin, Thomas  Search this
Gilpin, William  Search this
Henry, Patrick, Jr  Search this
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859  Search this
Johnston, George  Search this
Lee, Richard  Search this
Madison, James  Search this
McCarthy, Daniel  Search this
McCarty, Dennis  Search this
Ramsay, Anthony  Search this
Ramsay, Betty ("Betsy")  Search this
Ramsay, Dennis  Search this
Ramsay, Edward  Search this
Roberts, M.  Search this
Rumsey, James  Search this
Sanford, Capt. Edward  Search this
Stewart, James  Search this
Stoddert, Benjamin  Search this
Washington, George, 1732-1799  Search this
Wythe, George  Search this
Collector:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life  Search this
Extent:
3.5 Cubic feet (9 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Clippings
Genealogical tables
Account books
Financial records
Correspondence
Family papers
Wills
Legal documents
Obituaries
Tickets
Manuscripts
Insurance policies
Place:
Alexandria (Va.) -- 18th century
Virginia -- 18th century
Date:
1749-1924; 1957
Summary:
An extensive range of papers relating to the Ramsay family of Alexandria, Virginia.
Scope and Contents:
Original and photocopied correspondence, financial papers, newspaper clippings, legal documents, insurance policies, account book, genealogical notes, wills, lottery tickets, and currency, documenting the activities of the Ramsay family of Alexandria, Virginia and related families.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged topically.
Biographical / Historical:
William Ramsay (1716-1785), a Scottish Presbyterian minister, played a major role in the establishment of Alexandria, Virginia and later served as its mayor. His son, Dennis, also served as mayor and as a colonel in the Continental Army. Other descendants remained active in local affairs.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Heirs of William and Dennis Ramsay,1962, April 30.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Clergy -- 18th century -- Virginia  Search this
Domestic relations -- 18th century -- Virginia  Search this
City and town life -- 18th century -- Virginia  Search this
Community life -- 18th century -- Virginia  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings -- newspaper -- Virginia
Genealogical tables -- Virginia
Account books -- 18th century
Financial records -- 18th century
Correspondence -- 18th century
Family papers -- 18th century
Wills -- Virginia
Legal documents -- Virginia
Obituaries
Tickets -- Lottery
Manuscripts -- 18th century
Insurance policies -- Virginia
Citation:
Ramsay Family Papers, 1749-1924, 1957, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0088
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Ramsay Family Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep82132e846-9b85-49b6-9259-07a6d6d56e23
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0088
Online Media:

"Census of the Davis Inlet and Barren Ground bands in 1928(?)"

Collection Creator:
Strong, William Duncan, 1899-1962  Search this
Container:
Box 18
Map-folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1928
Scope and Contents:
Lists the people in each band. Includes typescripts from an unidentified manuscript. Two genealogical tables are in the map drawer.
Collection Restrictions:
The William Duncan Strong papers are open for research.

Access to the William Duncan Strong papers requires and appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
William Duncan Strong papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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William Duncan Strong papers
William Duncan Strong papers / Series 3: Materials relating to field work / 1927-1928, Rawson-MacMillan expedition:
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw31f1b64dc-b640-4a54-85b8-0662527db4c0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-1974-28-ref285

India called them Lord Beveridge

Author:
Beveridge, William Henry Beveridge Baron 1879-1963  Search this
Subject:
Beveridge, Henry (Beamter)  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 418 pages, [13] leaves of plates (some folded) illustrations, portraits, genealogical table 23 cm
Type:
Texts
Date:
1947
Call number:
CT788.B48 B4 1947
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1158734

Claude Buck papers, 1912-1982

Creator:
Buck, Claude, 1890-1974  Search this
Jane Freeman Gallery (La Mesa, Calif.)  Search this
Subject:
Bontoux, August  Search this
Cox, Kenyon  Search this
Carlsen, Dines  Search this
Carlsen, Emil  Search this
Polasek, Albin  Search this
Bellows, George  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Claude Buck papers, 1912-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Painting, American -- California -- Santa Cruz  Search this
Painting, American -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Symbolism  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5689
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208524
AAA_collcode_buckclau
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208524

Knole Kent : a souvenir guide [text by] Frances Parton ; edited by Oliver Garnett

Author:
Parton, Frances  Search this
Editor:
Garnett, Oliver  Search this
Publisher:
National Trust (Great Britain),)  Search this
Subject:
Knole (Sevenoaks, England)  Search this
Physical description:
63 pages illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (colour) 21 cm
Type:
Books
Guidebooks
Guides
Date:
2019
Call number:
DA690.K7 P37 2019
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1154917

Claude Buck papers

Creator:
Buck, Claude, 1890-1974  Search this
Jane Freeman Gallery (La Mesa, Calif.)  Search this
Names:
Bellows, George, 1882-1925  Search this
Bontoux, August  Search this
Carlsen, Dines  Search this
Carlsen, Emil, 1853-1932  Search this
Cox, Kenyon, 1856-1919  Search this
Polasek, Albin, 1879-1965  Search this
Extent:
3.3 Linear feet ((on 7 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1912-1982
Scope and Contents:
Letters, photographs, original art works, printed materials, scrapbooks, biographical information, and writings.
REELS 2982-2987: Family correspondence, including letters between Buck and his parents, his wife, Estrid, and other family members; general correspondence, including letters from George Bellows, August Bontoux, Emil and Dines Carlsen, Kenyon Cox, Albin Polasek, and the Jane Freeman Gallery; a genealogical table, an autobiographical sketch, and birth and wedding announcements and a resume; an open letter to the Trustees of the Art Institute of Chicago; original art works including sketches, drawings, and a print; printed materials, including exhibition catalogs, announcements, invitations, clippings, published reproductions of artworks, and reviews; and miscellany, including teaching announcements, press releases and clippings.
Also included are writings on art; an album of photographs of works of art; photographs of Buck and his art work; a blueprint of Buck's studio in Midlothian, Illinois; financial material consisting of price lists for works of art, bills, receipts, and permit fees; four scrapbooks containing clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, photographs, writings and memorabilia; exhibition catalogs; an unpublished manuscript, "The Divine Dance" by Ruth St. Denis, 1933; and an unfinished manuscript by Buck, "How I Was Taught by the Old Masters," including drawings and photographs of family portraits and other paintings by Buck.
REEL 4588: A scrapbook, 1 v., ca. 1917-1969, containing: letters; newspaper and magazine clippings about Buck, his wife Leslie, and father William; Buck's statements against the jury system of the Santa Barbara Art Association 1963; exhibition checklists; photographs of Buck and his paintings; pencil sketches; and miscellany. Also included are written comments from visitors to his exhibition at the Oakland Art Gallery, September 1945, and the Santa Cruz Art League Gallery, May 1954, noting the "best" and "least liked" paintings.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter; Santa Cruz, Calif. and New York, N.Y. Studied with Emil Carlsen and George de Forest Brush. Painted in a luministic and symbolic style.
Provenance:
Donated 1982-1992 by Diana V. Link, Buck's niece, by Mrs. Claude Buck, Buck's widow, and by Juel Buck Krisvoy-Schiller, Buck's daughter. Five works of art were transferred to the National Museum of American Art, including a self-portrait.
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:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- California -- Santa Cruz  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- California -- Santa Cruz  Search this
Painting, American -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Symbolism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.buckclau
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91eb3ad3d-6b36-436c-b59c-276300b6e667
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-buckclau

Biographical Data and Chronologies

Collection Creator:
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956  Search this
Krasner, Lee, 1908-1984  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1964-1983, undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's 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:
Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers, circa 1914-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers
Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers / Series 2: Lee Krasner Papers / 2.1: Biographical Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94b0d8ec7-f1fe-4d08-b41c-2ba3d8d636e1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-polljack-ref235
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The tales of Ise foreword by Donald Keene ; translated and with a commentary by Peter MacMillan

Writer of foreword:
Keene, Donald  Search this
Writer of added commentary:
McMillan, Peter 1959-  Search this
Physical description:
xlix, 366 pages illustrations, maps, genealogical tables 20 cm
Type:
Translations into English
Poetry
Fiction
Poésie
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Fictional Work
Translations
Romans
Place:
Japan
Japon
Date:
2016
Topic:
Japanese literature  Search this
Middle Ages  Search this
Moyen Âge  Search this
Manners and customs  Search this
Englisch  Search this
Übersetzung  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Mœurs et coutumes  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1145150

Nigeria an introduction to its history Michael Crowder, Guda Abdullahi

Author:
Crowder, Michael 1934-1988  Search this
Abdullahi, Guda  Search this
Physical description:
216 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates illustrations (some color), genealogical tables, maps, portraits 25 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Nigeria
Date:
1979
Topic:
Nigeria--Histoire  Search this
History  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Nigeria--to 1975--For West African students  Search this
Restrictions & Rights:
Current Copyright Fee: GBP25.00 0. Uk
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1114927

Julian Abele architect and the beaux arts Dreck Spurlock Wilson

Author:
Wilson, Dreck Spurlock  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 223 pages illustrations, map, plan, genealogical table 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
United States
États-Unis
Date:
2019
Topic:
Architects  Search this
African American architects  Search this
Eclecticism in architecture--History  Search this
Architectes  Search this
Architectes noirs américains  Search this
Éclectisme en architecture--Histoire  Search this
Call number:
NA737.A13 W55 2019
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1155114

Mary Telfair to Mary Few selected letters, 1802-1844 edited by Betty Wood

Author:
Telfair, Mary 1791-1875  Search this
Wood, Betty  Search this
Subject:
Telfair, Mary 1791-1875  Search this
Physical description:
xxxix, 317 pages genealogical table 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Correspondence
Biographies
Personal correspondence
Place:
Georgia
Savannah
Géorgie (État)
Savannah (Ga.)
Date:
2007
Topic:
Women  Search this
Female friendship  Search this
Femmes  Search this
Amitié féminine  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1147108

Furniture in the air the crystal chandelier in Europe Peter Rath, Joseph Holey

Title:
Crystal chandelier in Europe
Author:
Rath, Peter 1939-  Search this
Holey, Josef 1899-1984  Search this
Subject:
Holey, Josef 1899-1984 Private collections  Search this
Physical description:
395 pages illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, genealogical table, maps, portraits 27 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Europe
Date:
2020
Topic:
Glass chandeliers--History  Search this
Crystal glass--History  Search this
Crystal glass  Search this
Glass chandeliers  Search this
Private collections  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153779

These ghosts are family a novel Maisy Card

Author:
Card, Maisy  Search this
Physical description:
271 pages genealogical table 22 cm
Type:
Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Fictional Work
Family histories
Novels
Gothic fiction
Domestic fiction
Jamaican fiction
Histoires familiales
Romans
Place:
Jamaica
United States
England
Jamaïque
États-Unis
Angleterre
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2020
20th century
20e siècle
Topic:
Fatherless families  Search this
Grief  Search this
Absence and presumption of death  Search this
Jamaicans  Search this
Familles sans père  Search this
Chagrin  Search this
Jamaïquains  Search this
FICTION / African American / General  Search this
FICTION / Literary  Search this
FICTION / Family Life / General  Search this
Manners and customs  Search this
Family members  Search this
Death  Search this
Truthfulness and falsehood  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Mœurs et coutumes  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153803

Male bonds in nineteenth-century art edited by Thijs Dekeukeleire, Henk de Smaele, and Marjan Sterckx

Editor:
Dekeukeleire, Thijs  Search this
Smaele, Henk de  Search this
Sterckx, Marjan 1978-  Search this
Physical description:
318 pages illustrations (some color), facsimiles, genealogical table, portraits 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2021
19th century
19e siècle
Topic:
Art, Modern  Search this
Male friendship  Search this
Art  Search this
Amitié masculine  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1155601

The artist and the Shah memoirs of life at the Persian court, from 'Eighty-five years of life in a few pages' & 'Notices on the private life of Naser al-Din Shah' Dust-Ali Khan "Moayyer al-Mamalek" ; translated, edited, introduced, and annotated by Manoutchehr M. Eskandari-Qajar

Title:
Memoirs of life at the Persian court
Author:
Muʻayyir al-Mamālik, Dūst ʻAlī Khān  Search this
Translator:
Eskandari, Manoutchehr M. 1956-  Search this
Author:
Muʻayyir al-Mamālik, Dūst ʻAlī Khān Yāddāshtʹhāyī az zindagānī-i khuṣūṣī-i Nāṣir al-Dīn Shāh Selections English  Search this
Muayyir al-Mamαlik, Dkst Al+ Khαn Eighty-five years of life in a few pages Selections  Search this
Muayyir al-Mamαlik, Dkst Al+ Khαn Notices on the private life of Naser al-Din Shah Selections  Search this
Muayyir al-Mamαlik, Dkst Al+ Khαn Yαddαshthα-y+ az zindigαn+-i khuckc+-i Nαcir al-D+n Shαh  Search this
Physical description:
xxxvi, 667 pages illustrations, genealogical table, portraits 24 cm
Type:
Books
Biography
Autobiographies
Biographies
History
Place:
Iran
Date:
2022
20th century
Qajar dynasty, 1794-1925
Topic:
Kings and rulers  Search this
Qajar Dynasty (Iran)  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1157324

The Dedham Pottery and the earlier Robertson's Chelsea potteries, by Lloyd E. Hawes. With contributions from Marion K. Conant, Paul F. Evans and Nina Fletcher Little

Author:
Hawes, Lloyd E. 1912-1988  Search this
Dedham Historical Society (Mass.)  Search this
Physical description:
52 pages illustrations, facsimiles, genealogical table, portraits 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
1968
Topic:
Dedham pottery  Search this
Call number:
NK4340.D4 H39
NK4340.D4H39
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1192

Black leaders in southern African history / edited by Christopher Saunders

Author:
Saunders, Christopher C  Search this
Physical description:
160 pages : illustrations, genealogical table, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Place:
Africa, Southern
Date:
1979
To 1899
Topic:
Statesmen  Search this
Black people  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1022158

Les monnaies des landgraves autrichiens de la Haute-Alsace / par Ernest Lehr

Author:
Lehr, Ernest 1835-1919.  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 203 pages, xii leaves of plates : illustrations, genealogical table ; 27 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
France
Alsace
Date:
1896
Topic:
Numismatics  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1081027

The saga of the companies : a history of the Merikin settlers in Trinidad / Alfred B. Huggins

Author:
Huggins, Alfred B. 1918-1985  Search this
Physical description:
239 pages : illustrations, genealogical table, map ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad
Great Britain
America
Date:
2015
19th century
Topic:
African Americans--History  Search this
African Americans--Colonization  Search this
Freed persons--History  Search this
Baptists--Missions--History  Search this
Baptists--History  Search this
History  Search this
Colonies  Search this
Call number:
F2120 .H84 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1087345

Persians the age of the great kings Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones

Author:
Llewellyn-Jones, Lloyd  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 431 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (some color), map, genealogical table 25 cm
Type:
Books
Biographies
History
Place:
Iran
Date:
2022
To 640
Jusqu'à 651
Topic:
Civilization  Search this
History  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Civilisation  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153179

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