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General (Holiday Greeting Cards)

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92c4eb6d8-f67f-4522-9c9d-60ca1acebd94
EDAN-URL:
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General

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1980-1981
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b7817d64-cc03-4c0a-a4a7-80238e05fceb
EDAN-URL:
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General

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982 January-May
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e34ded2a-6f46-42fa-8672-f0e97f5dff23
EDAN-URL:
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General

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982 June-December
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97b410418-515a-41c6-bb15-d09f2b99aebf
EDAN-URL:
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General

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1983
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9be4ca27f-98cb-42fe-8410-d979a7624894
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref33

General

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1984
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw902622279-cca5-4579-8954-c4ef7caaba6e
EDAN-URL:
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Biographical Material

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Extent:
1 Folder (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1990
Scope and Contents:
This series contains Nakashima's curriculum vitae, a memorial service bulletin, and photocopies of his obituaries.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.nakageor, Series 1
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George Nakashima papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw941fe8ffd-05a6-4dd1-ab2b-1f9ed5cee37f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref1

Awards, Regarding

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982-1985
Scope and Contents:
Includes material on the Order of the Sacred Treasure awarded by the Emperor of Japan and the Altar for Peace.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw947183b83-089f-47aa-80ef-e2cb72b372fc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref13

Caldwell, Alfred

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 30
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1980s
Scope and Contents:
Includes a speech transcript and photocopy of "The Hex of Harmony" by Caldwell.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 4: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9f0b82d95-60e2-4fbf-b96a-7cd964401b22
EDAN-URL:
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Trademark

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 32
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1957
Scope and Contents:
Includes an engraving copy of a hand drawn logo for Nakashima's business.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 4: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ee4ab202-a2ff-423c-9f3f-f7a81947590f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref23

Wood and Tree Services

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 33
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1960-1980s
Scope and Contents:
Includes photographs of cut trees, tables, and clocks.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 4: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90099a94e-ca48-45b5-9be8-8afcfd2b5455
EDAN-URL:
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Clippings

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 38-39
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1954-1991
Scope and Contents:
Almost all newspaper clippings are photocopies.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 5: Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e1b5d5b8-7825-4944-9ff3-8c8eeb94f68f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref28

Subject Files

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Extent:
4 Folders (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1957-1980s
Scope and Contents:
This series contains mainly printed materials but also contains some correspondence and photographs in files for architecture professor Alfred Caldwell, flush toilet systems, trademarks, and wood and tree services.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.nakageor, Series 4
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George Nakashima papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92c8a4cae-9311-4fc5-94f9-954d829dd433
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref4

Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1954-1991
Scope and Contents:
Art reproductions of St. James in Pennington, New Jersey, booklets, catalogs and clippings relating to Nakashima, and publicity material for exhibitions and events are in printed materials.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.nakageor, Series 5
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George Nakashima papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a9f3d43e-21ad-4bf8-8d64-ea7776946a19
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref5

Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Extent:
0.7 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950-1991
Scope and Contents:
This series consists of general chronological files and named files. Chronological correspondence spans four decades and includes letters with clients, colleagues, and friends regarding business dealings, visits to Nakashima's workshop, and his ongoing affiliation with the Sri Aurobindo community. Named files are for awards, an exhibition at the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce, correspondents in Japan, scholar and Sri Aurobindo devotee Vasant Merchant, correspondence regarding Nakashima's book titled The Soul of the Tree: A Woodworker's Reflections, and letters from the Sri Aurobindo temple.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.nakageor, Series 2
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George Nakashima papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90b210b08-38eb-41ad-aaea-eccd88e7bc30
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref2

Writings

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Extent:
2 Folders (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953-1989
Scope and Contents:
Writings by Nakashima include essays and a speech delivered to the New York Herald Tribune Forum on his design process and how his craft is connected to the natural and spiritual world. Writings about Nakashima include a translated article from Kateigaho magazine, "A Tree of Destiny" by Richard A. Ek, and article excerpts printed onto a single page.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.nakageor, Series 3
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George Nakashima papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9353c6485-3b83-49ad-85af-2f977d9605d5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref3

General

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970-1979
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a563e6d4-1278-4115-a2ae-d6a0861da4ee
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref10

General

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1990
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9784a9080-a971-4777-abf1-c9dfdd3a7972
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref12

Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce Exhibition

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1988
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c1cd921b-d4c1-46c3-a69b-7005a2ec1b2c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref14

Japan

Collection Creator:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1963-1989
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Nakashima papers
George Nakashima papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90779d0dc-5966-4812-a5fd-986fb7be3e29
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nakageor-ref15

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