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New Bedford, Fifty Years Ago [graphic arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Currier & Ives  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1868
Topic:
Cityscape--Street  Search this
Cityscape--Massachusetts--New Bedford  Search this
Cityscape  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Architecture--Commercial--Store  Search this
Travel--Land--Carriage  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0023948
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_23949

Clifford W. Ashley papers, 1903-1964

Creator:
Ashley, Clifford W. (Clifford Warren), 1881-1947  Search this
Ashley, Clifford W. (Clifford Warren), 1881-1947  Search this
Sanborn Studio  Search this
Subject:
Ashley, Clifford W. (Clifford Warren), 1881-1947  Search this
Wyeth, Henriette  Search this
Wyeth, N. C. (Newell Convers)  Search this
Davis, Robert H. (Robert Hobart)  Search this
Place:
Massachusetts -- New Bedford -- Description and travel
Topic:
Whaling in art  Search this
Tombstones  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5826
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208666
AAA_collcode_ashlclif
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208666

Whaler off the Vineyard--Outward Bound

Artist:
William Bradford, born Fairhaven, MA 1823-died New York City 1892  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
16 x 24 in. (40.7 x 61.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1859
Topic:
Architecture\boat\sailing ship  Search this
Occupation\industry\fishing  Search this
Travel\water\boat  Search this
Waterscape\sea\Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Martha's Vineyard  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1978.72
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 10A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73bd98db8-8113-4a79-91ba-a0f54afa9efc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1978.72

Clifford W. Ashley papers

Creator:
Ashley, Clifford W. (Clifford Warren), 1881-1947  Search this
Ashley, Clifford W. (Clifford Warren), 1881-1947  Search this
Ashley, Clifford W. (Clifford Warren), 1881-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Sanborn Studio  Search this
Davis, Robert H. (Robert Hobart), 1869-1942  Search this
Names:
Wyeth, Henriette, 1907-  Search this
Wyeth, N. C. (Newell Convers), 1882-1945  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot ((on 5 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
Massachusetts -- New Bedford -- Description and Travel
Date:
1903-1964
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence (ca. 900 letters), sketches, photographs, two exhibition catalogs, the manuscript of The Ashley Book of Knots, and miscellany. Much of the correspondence deals with Ashley's research for and the publication of his Yankee Clipper (1926). Among the correspondents are Henriette Wyeth, N.C. Wyeth (a 7 p. letter), Irving R. Wiles, Oliver LaFarge, Maxfield Parrish, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Booth Tarkington. One charcoal and three pencil sketches (34.8 x 24 cm. or smaller) are of a three mast sailing ship and pedestal for the Delano family cemetery monument designed by Ashley.
A pencil sketch and mechanical reproduction of an ink drawing (28 x 21.5 cm.) are of a map to Ashley's home near New Bedford used as an invitation to a party, 1936. Photographs are of Ashley, Ashley painting, works of art, artists' models, travels, and of a portrait of Ashley by Irving R. Wiles, 1926. Among the photos of Ashley are one taken by Robert H. Davis, ca. 1920's, and one by Sanborn Studio, Delaware, undated.
Biographical / Historical:
Marine painter, writer, illustrator. Dedicated most of his artistic and literary work to the subject of whaling.
Provenance:
Donated by Ashely's widow, Mrs. Stephen Delano, 1972.
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 -- Massachusetts -- New Bedford  Search this
Marine painters -- Massachusetts -- New Bedford  Search this
Topic:
Whaling in art  Search this
Tombstones  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.ashlclif
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9333c3e90-cb0e-4131-a0cc-1364a98da12a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-ashlclif

Illustrated Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Taunton, New Bedford, Fall River; a guide and souvenir to the famous resorts and noted cities of southeastern Massachusetts, with maps, list of hotels, rates, time-tables, etc

Author:
Grieve, Robert  Search this
Physical description:
140 p. illus., maps. 27 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Martha's Vineyard (Mass.)
Nantucket (Mass.)
Date:
1889
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Guidebooks  Search this
Call number:
F62.3.G74 1889
F62.3.G74 1889
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_185792

The Most Irish Town in America Was Built on Seaweed

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 17:17:38 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_ecc2c411380212a29519ccba0b57d074

Massachusetts - Cultural Destinations

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_01b9890fd3f2d07caefb2d611e7a9335

Massachusetts - History and Heritage

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_60700560421ddfc5c1938b9b68d418f0

The Bedford sampler / compiled and edited by the Friends of the Bedford Free Public Library

Author:
Free Public Library (New Bedford, Mass.) Library  Search this
Physical description:
256 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Massachusetts
Bedford (Mass.)
Date:
1974
Topic:
Cooking, American  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
TX715 .B394 1974X
TX715 .B394 1974X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_52785

Eldred in print : recollections of a Fairhaven artist / compiled by Albert F. Benac

Author:
Eldred, Lemuel D (Lemuel David) 1850-1921  Search this
Benac, Albert F  Search this
Subject:
Eldred, Lemuel D (Lemuel David) 1850-1921  Search this
Physical description:
294 p. : ill., ports. (1 col.) ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Massachusetts
Fairhaven
Fairhaven (Mass.)
Date:
2007
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
N6537.E43 A2 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1007257

Stable of Abraham Russell Esq. About the Year 1810, (painting)

Painter:
Russell, Joseph Shoemaker 1795-1860  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Old Dartmouth Historical Society New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill New Bedford Massachusetts 02740
Date:
1848-54
Topic:
Architecture--Farm  Search this
Travel  Search this
Genre  Search this
Primitive  Search this
Control number:
IAP 84040007
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_221884

School Horse Westport, Mass. 1814-15, (painting)

Painter:
Russell, Joseph Shoemaker 1795-1860  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Old Dartmouth Historical Society New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill New Bedford Massachusetts 02740
Date:
1848-54
Topic:
Landscape--Massachusetts--Westport  Search this
Architecture--Education  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Travel  Search this
Control number:
IAP 84040008
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_221885

Drive Up the Avenue from a Drive Round by the School House In Westport, (painting)

Painter:
Russell, Joseph Shoemaker 1795-1860  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Old Dartmouth Historical Society New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill New Bedford Massachusetts 02740
Date:
1848-54
Topic:
Genre  Search this
Primitive  Search this
Landscape--United States--New England States  Search this
Travel  Search this
Control number:
IAP 84040009
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_221886

Minnie Racket Hauled Out, (painting)

Painter:
Ashley, Clifford W. 1881-1947  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Old Dartmouth Historical Society New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill New Bedford Massachusetts 02740
Date:
1914
Topic:
Cityscape--Water  Search this
Travel  Search this
Cityscape--United States--New England States  Search this
Waterscape--Boat  Search this
Control number:
IAP 22150042
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_268261

Endicott and the Red Cross, (painting)

Painter:
Wall, William Allen 1801-1885  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1851
Topic:
Literature  Search this
Travel  Search this
Landscape--United States--New England States  Search this
Control number:
IAP 22150068
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_268287

Georgetown Loop, (painting)

Painter:
Martin, Alex  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Old Dartmouth Historical Society New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill New Bedford Massachusetts 02740
Date:
Ca. 1870-80
Topic:
Travel  Search this
Landscape--United States--Mountain States  Search this
Control number:
IAP 05600152
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_34766

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