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The Measure of Man: Human Factors in Design

Designer:
Alvin R. Tilley, American, 1914–1993  Search this
Henry Dreyfuss Associates  Search this
Publisher:
Whitney Library of Design, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph
Dimensions:
H x W: 33 x 26.7 cm (13 in. x 10 1/2 in.)
Type:
Exhibitions
Book
Object Name:
Book
Designed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1969
Credit Line:
Courtesy of anonymous lender
Accession Number:
15.2013.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4395fe999-bd38-4d45-854f-2701f5695f35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_15.2013.7

The Measure of Man (Male and Female)

Designer:
Alvin Tilley, American, 1914–1993  Search this
Henry Dreyfuss Associates  Search this
Publisher:
Whitney Library of Design, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph
Dimensions:
H x W: 193 x 63.5 cm (6 ft. 4 in. x 25 in.)
Type:
Exhibitions
Posters
Object Name:
Posters
Designed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1969 (first published 1959)
Credit Line:
Anonymous lender
Accession Number:
s-e-1627
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4738fcfd1-7a95-4705-87c4-a77bbffe7e19
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_s-e-1627

Book Reviews: Designing for People & The Measure of Man

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1968
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Articles & Editorial Coverage Folder 006
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4a02c11fd-5312-4d6b-9578-735d8d70fd4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Articles___Editorial_Coverage_Folder_006

Oversize 38: Human Factors Male/Female Diagrams, Symbol Sourcebook Posters

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W, Color Printed Material, Graphics
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1960, 1970
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Oversize Folder 038
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq47d39b866-ea22-453b-a5d3-1cfe51b59002
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Oversize_Folder_038

The Measure of Man- Human Factors in Design Working Papers : Correspondence, etc.

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W, Color (paper) Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
July 20, 1960 - August 28, 1961
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Writings Folder 014
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41b3e94c1-40f4-4c60-89bc-6d5dadcecd1f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Writings_Folder_014

The Measure of Man- Human Factors in Design Working Papers : Photographs of Diagrams

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Photograph
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1961
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Writings Folder 015
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq409072635-4ca7-41c5-b89d-185497e97500
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Writings_Folder_015

The Measure of Man- Human Factors in Design Working Papers: Page 1 Art- Environmental Comfort Zone

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Graphic
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1960
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Writings Folder 016
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4dfee43ab-c3ef-4e53-b43f-a6f232f407b2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Writings_Folder_016

The Measure of Man- Human Factors in Design Working Papers: Contents Sources, Portions of Manuscript, etc.

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
ca. 1959-1960
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Writings Folder 017
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq496d63d34-555b-4006-a9e7-0273f0b8a443
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Writings_Folder_017

The Measure of Man- Human Factors in Design Working Papers: Portion of Manuscript (with editing)

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
ca. 1960
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Writings Folder 018
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48c757a5a-c30a-4746-92c2-63cf458dff89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Writings_Folder_018

The Measure of Man- Human Factors in Design

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
Color Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1959, 1960
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Writings Folder 019
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq46a9ad5ad-30e1-4466-8dcc-a9edf363918f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Writings_Folder_019

The Measure of Man- Human Factors in Design (Complete as Sold)

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
Color Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1959, 1960
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Writings Folder 020
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4853cb7c1-d12d-4204-b699-8427b1ef549e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Writings_Folder_020

The Measure of Man- Human Factors in Design (Revised and expanded edition)

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
Color Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1967
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Writings Folder 021
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq459d4c313-d7e8-4456-9cca-ffa738b0dcac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Writings_Folder_021

The Measure of Man-Human Factors in Design (Extra Copy)

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W, Color (cover) Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1960
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Writings Folder 027
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4dbb10ba5-24c6-4c33-920e-010d3f37a62c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Writings_Folder_027

Twelve Years A Slave

Written by:
Solomon Northup, American, 1808 - 1875  Search this
Published by:
Derby and Miller, American, 1848 - 1853  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with gold, cloth, and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 7 3/4 × 5 1/2 × 1 5/16 in. (19.7 × 14 × 3.4 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 7 3/4 × 11 1/2 × 4 1/8 in. (19.7 × 29.2 × 10.5 cm)
H x W x D (open at 90 degrees): 7 3/4 × 6 × 6 1/4 in. (19.7 × 15.2 × 15.9 cm)
H x W x D (open at 60 degrees): 7 3/4 × 5 3/4 × 5 3/4 in. (19.7 × 14.6 × 14.6 cm)
Type:
narratives
hardcover books
Place printed:
Auburn, Cuyahoga County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1853
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Law  Search this
Literature  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.262
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd537167978-c6a5-4b5c-8aad-8b8ccdd82f33
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.262
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"The Arts, Measure of Man" (Oct. 3 - Nov. 28, 1951)

Collection Creator:
Architectural League of New York  Search this
Extent:
(5 folders)
Container:
Box 85, Folder 62-66
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951
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:
Architectural League of New York records, 1880s-1974, bulk 1927-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Architectural League of New York records
Architectural League of New York records / Series 6: Functions and Events / 6.1: League-Sponsored Functions and Events / 1951 League-Sponsored Functions and Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99022b1b8-1787-4746-9611-ec17b5c87910
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-archleag-ref2658

"The Arts, Measure of Man: Arts and the Man," James Marstan Fitch (Oct. 3, 1951)

Collection Creator:
Architectural League of New York  Search this
Container:
Box 85, Folder 67
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951
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:
Architectural League of New York records, 1880s-1974, bulk 1927-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Architectural League of New York records
Architectural League of New York records / Series 6: Functions and Events / 6.1: League-Sponsored Functions and Events / 1951 League-Sponsored Functions and Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw955070dcd-5979-40fd-a4e1-30d4901ab8a2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-archleag-ref2659

"The Arts, Measure of Man: Spatial and Structural Form," Buckminster Fuller (Oct. 10, 1951)

Collection Creator:
Architectural League of New York  Search this
Container:
Box 85, Folder 69
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951
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:
Architectural League of New York records, 1880s-1974, bulk 1927-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Architectural League of New York records
Architectural League of New York records / Series 6: Functions and Events / 6.1: League-Sponsored Functions and Events / 1951 League-Sponsored Functions and Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fc1e87af-5115-49b5-9b4e-9c2c7a6f2de8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-archleag-ref2661

"The Arts, Measure of Man: Color, Light and Texture," Gyorgy Kepes (Oct. 17, 1951)

Collection Creator:
Architectural League of New York  Search this
Container:
Box 85, Folder 70
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951
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:
Architectural League of New York records, 1880s-1974, bulk 1927-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Architectural League of New York records
Architectural League of New York records / Series 6: Functions and Events / 6.1: League-Sponsored Functions and Events / 1951 League-Sponsored Functions and Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9094cc0d8-bb23-4d88-927d-bc61558da977
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-archleag-ref2662

"The Arts, Measure of Man: Motion and Repose," Richard Cronbach (Oct. 24, 1951)

Collection Creator:
Architectural League of New York  Search this
Container:
Box 85, Folder 71
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951
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:
Architectural League of New York records, 1880s-1974, bulk 1927-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Architectural League of New York records
Architectural League of New York records / Series 6: Functions and Events / 6.1: League-Sponsored Functions and Events / 1951 League-Sponsored Functions and Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91ea85166-17a1-4a1f-aeaf-de5b841f0c15
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-archleag-ref2663

"The Arts, Measure of Man: Expression," T.M. Greene (Oct. 31, 1951)

Collection Creator:
Architectural League of New York  Search this
Container:
Box 85, Folder 74
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951
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:
Architectural League of New York records, 1880s-1974, bulk 1927-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Architectural League of New York records
Architectural League of New York records / Series 6: Functions and Events / 6.1: League-Sponsored Functions and Events / 1951 League-Sponsored Functions and Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b02255f1-9d60-4276-b341-79f4680a9f9d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-archleag-ref2666

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