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Oral history interview with Peter and Paula Lunder, 2017 October 19-20

Interviewee:
Lunder, Peter, 1933-  Search this
Lunder, Peter, 1933-  Search this
Interviewer:
McElhinney, James, 1952-  Search this
Subject:
Lunder, Paula Crane  Search this
Stern, Max  Search this
Broun, Elizabeth  Search this
Abbott, Jere  Search this
Gourley, Hugh J.  Search this
Colville, Thomas L.  Search this
Twombly, Cy  Search this
Walton, Alice  Search this
Corwin, Sharon  Search this
Cantor, Jay E.  Search this
Bixler, Julius Seelye  Search this
Greenbaum, Michael D.  Search this
Gurney, George  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Norton Gallery and School of Art  Search this
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute  Search this
Colby College  Search this
Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)  Search this
Art Collectors: A Project in Partnership with the Center for the History of Collecting in America at The Frick Collection  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Interviews  Search this
Philanthropists -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17520
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)391113
AAA_collcode_lunder17
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_391113

Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Hauke, Cesar M. de (Cesar Mange)  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc.  Search this
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co.  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Type:
Gallery records
Topic:
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford, 1874-1938 -- Art collections  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L. -- Art collections  Search this
Arenberg, duc d' -- Art collections  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of -- Art collections  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- France -- Paris  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de, 1885-1925  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Theme:
The Art Market  Search this
Art Gallery Records  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212486
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Armory Show (International Exhibition of Modern Art) memorabilia, 1913

Creator:
Hirshhorn, Joseph H., 1899-1981  Search this
Hirshhorn, Joseph H., 1899-1981  Search this
Subject:
Armory Show  Search this
Type:
Postcards
Place:
Illinois -- Chicago
Massachusetts -- Boston
New York (State) -- New York City
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Theme:
The Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6538
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215813
AAA_collcode_hirsjose
Theme:
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215813
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Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011

Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella, 1941-  Search this
New School University  Search this
De Ferrari, Gabriella, 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Katz, Ada  Search this
Katz, Alex  Search this
Gund, Agnes  Search this
Gray, Francine du Plessix  Search this
Cuno, James B.  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Michael, Brenson  Search this
Sischy, Ingrid  Search this
Segal, Martin  Search this
Seator, Glen  Search this
LeWitt, Carol  Search this
LeWitt, Sol  Search this
Pan-American Society of New England  Search this
Wadsworth Atheneum  Search this
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Busch-Reisinger Museum  Search this
Type:
Diaries
Photographs
Interviews
Illustrated letters
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Authors -- Massachusetts  Search this
Authors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16023
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)306634
AAA_collcode_defemari
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_306634
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
David Martin, 1736/7 - 1798  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas mounted on board
Dimensions:
127.2 × 101.4 cm (50 1/16 × 39 15/16")
Frame: 154.9 × 129.5 × 10.2 cm (61 × 51 × 4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1767
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The White House
Object number:
L/NPG.1.2019
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 150a
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b6a233f5-0bb4-4480-a448-ec32b7654ead
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_L_NPG.1.2019

Thomas Handasyd Perkins

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Handasyd Perkins, 15 Dec 1764 - 11 Jan 1854  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph, chalk and cut paper on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 28.1cm x 21.2cm (11 1/16" x 8 3/8")
Type:
Silhouette
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
1842
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Architecture\Balustrade  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove  Search this
Container\Urn  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Thomas Handasyd Perkins: Male  Search this
Thomas Handasyd Perkins: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Thomas Handasyd Perkins: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Thomas Handasyd Perkins: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant\China Trade merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Robert L. McNeil, Jr.
Object number:
NPG.91.126.84.A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b235b537-f025-4ce9-b247-60036bf3ba15
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.126.84.A

Oral history interview with Peter and Paula Lunder

Interviewee:
Lunder, Peter H.  Search this
Lunder, Paula Crane  Search this
Interviewer:
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-  Search this
Names:
Art Collectors: A Project in Partnership with the Center for the History of Collecting in America at The Frick Collection  Search this
Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)  Search this
Colby College. Museum of Art  Search this
Norton Gallery and School of Art  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute  Search this
Abbott, Jere  Search this
Bixler, Julius Seelye, 1894-1985  Search this
Broun, Elizabeth  Search this
Cantor, Jay E.  Search this
Colville, Thomas L.  Search this
Corwin, Sharon  Search this
Gourley, Hugh J.  Search this
Greenbaum, Michael D.  Search this
Gurney, George  Search this
Stern, Max, 1903-1980  Search this
Twombly, Cy, 1928-  Search this
Walton, Alice, 1949-  Search this
Extent:
5 Items (sound files (2 hr., 41 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
64 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
2017 October 19-20
Scope and Contents:
An oral history interview with Peter and Paula Lunder conducted 2017 October 19-20, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, at Colby College in Waterville, Maine.
Mr. and Ms. Lunder discuss their time living in Waterville and Dexter, Maine and Mr. Lunder's work as a partner at the Dexter Shoe Company; their exposures to art and culture while growing up in Boston and Chicago; their initial interests in art collecting and the shift of their focus from European art to American art; their associations with Hugh Gourley and other directors and curators at the Colby College Museum of Art; the relationships they made with fellow art collectors, museum curators, art dealers and gallery owners while growing their collection and when working on finding a home for their collection; their relationship with the former director of the Smithsonian American Art Museum Betsy Broun; Mr. Lunder's initial interest in Southwestern art and the development of their collection to include a wide range of American art; and Mr. Lunder's partial ownership of the Boston Red Sox beginning in 1977. Mr. and Ms. Lunder also describe living part-time in Florida and their patronage of the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach; their desire to endow their collection to a Northeast regional museum in Maine; their belief in the importance of art conservation and their focus on having the collection be used for teaching; Ms. Lunder's work as a volunteer docent at the Colby Art Museum; and their work with the Clark Art Institute to support a place for art conservation in the region. Mr. and Ms. Lunder also recall Max Stern; Jere Abbott; Bro Adams; Thomas Colville; Margaret MacDonald; Sharon Corwin; Ann and Gil Maurer; Alice Walton as well as Jay Cantor; Seelye Bixler; Michael Greenbaum; George Gurney; Cy Twombly; Stephen Hannock; Doug Baxter; Christa Gaehde; and Michael Conforti, among others.
Biographical / Historical:
Peter Lunder (1933-) and Paula Lunder (1934- ) are art collectors and philanthropists in Boston, Massachusetts. James McElhinney (1952- ) is a painter and educator of New York, New York.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Restrictions:
This transcript is open for research. Access to the entire recording is restricted. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Interviews  Search this
Philanthropists -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.lunder17
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-lunder17

Gabriella De Ferrari papers

Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Source:
New School University  Search this
Names:
Busch-Reisinger Museum  Search this
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Pan-American Society of New England  Search this
Wadsworth Atheneum  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Cuno, James B.  Search this
Gray, Francine du Plessix  Search this
Gund, Agnes  Search this
Katz, Ada, 1928-  Search this
Katz, Alex, 1927-  Search this
LeWitt, Carol  Search this
LeWitt, Sol, 1928-2007  Search this
Michael, Brenson  Search this
Seator, Glen  Search this
Segal, Martin  Search this
Sischy, Ingrid  Search this
Former owner:
New School University  Search this
Extent:
7.7 Linear feet
0.012 Gigabytes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Gigabytes
Diaries
Photographs
Interviews
Illustrated letters
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Scrapbooks
Date:
1931-2011
bulk 1975-2011
Summary:
The papers of art historian Gabriella De Ferrari measure 7.7 linear feet and 0.012 GB and date from 1931-2011, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1975-2011. The collection provides an overview of her activities as an arts administrator, writer, and philanthropist through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, extensive writings and notes, subject files, printed and digital material, scrapbooks, and photographs.
Scope and Contents note:
The papers of art historian Gabriella De Ferrari measure 7.7 linear feet and 0.012 GB and date from 1931-2011, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1975-2011. The collection provides an overview of her activities as an arts administrator, writer, and a philanthropist through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, extensive writings and notes, subject files, printed and digital material, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Correspondence with artists, academic administrators, museum directors, curators, literary agents, editors, and publishers is primarily of a social nature, e.g., thank you notes, invitations, and congratulatory letters. Letters include references to De Ferrari's professional activities from circa 1975-circa 2006. There are illustrated letters and handmade birthday cards by De Ferrari, family, and friends. Among the correspondents are Michael Brenson, James Cuno, Francine Du Plessix Gray, Agnes Gund, Alex and Ada Katz, Sol and Carol Lewitt, and Glen Seator.

Writings and notes primarily document Gabriella De Ferrari's career as an author and include numerous drafts and annotated versions of her novels, short stories, memoir, and articles. Subject files include materials chronicling De Ferrari's activities at the Busch-Reisinger Museum, the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, and the Pan-American Society of New England. Also documented is her service as a Board of Trustees member, consultant, and advisor to major educational, corporate, and cultural institutions, including the New School University, United Technologies, Inc., and the Wadsworth Atheneum, among others. Interviews of De Ferrari are found on six sound cassettes. Additional audio cassettes and one videocassette are found within her writings.

Photographs are of Gabriella De Ferrari, family members, friends, and colleagues, including Michael Brenson, Leo Castelli, Agnes Gund, Martin Segal, Ingrid Sischy, Sol Lewitt, among others.
Arrangement note:
The collection is arranged as 8 series.

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1947-2003 (Boxes 1, 9; 0.3 linear feet, ER01; 0.001 GB)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1964-2011 (Boxes 1-2; 1.3 linear feet, ER02; 0.001 GB)

Series 3: Interviews, 1990-1996 (Box 2; 3 folders)

Series 4: Writings and Notes, 1950-2010 (Boxes 3-6; 3.6 linear feet, ER03-ER10; 0.011 GB)

Series 5: Subject Files, 1953-2008 (Boxes 6-7; 1 linear feet, ER11; 0.001 GB)

Series 6: Printed Material, 1961-2011 (Box 7; 0.8 linear feet)

Series 7: Scrapbooks, 1974-1981 (Box 9; 0.3 linear feet)

Series 8: Photographs, 1931-circa 2010 (Box 8, 0.4 linear feet)
Biographical/Historical note:
Art historian Gabriella De Ferrari (1941-) has lived and worked in Boston, Massachusetts and New York City.

Born in Tacna, Peru to Italian parents, De Ferrari graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Saint Louis University in Missouri in 1963. She went on to receive a Master of Arts from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University in 1966, and in 1981, she earned a Masters of Art in Fine Arts from Harvard University. De Ferrari has held administrative and curatorial positions at major museums and art organizations. At the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, she was curator of exhibitions before becoming the Director of the Institute in 1975. From 1978-1982, De Ferrari was Assistant Director of Curatorial Affairs and Programs at the Fogg Museum and the Busch-Reisinger Museum, where her responsibilities included exhibition programs for twentieth century art and coordinating programs for corporate and public fundraising. In 1989, De Ferrari moved to New York City, where she established herself as a freelance writer. In 1990, her novel, A Cloud on Sand received a Barnes and Noble Discover Award. Gringa Latina, De Ferrari's memoir about her experience living in two cultures was published in 1994.

She has served on the Boards of Trustees and on the advisory committees of many leading institutions, including Colby College, City University Graduate Center Foundation, Harvard University Museum, the New School, and the Wadsworth Atheneum. From 2000-2006, she was the philanthropic advisor to the chairman and CEO of United Technologies Corporation. In 1996, De Ferrari was awarded the New School Medal for Distinguished Service, and in 2008, she received an Honorary Doctorate in Letters from Colby College.

Gabriella De Ferrari continues to reside in New York City.
Provenance:
The papers were donated to the Archives of American Art by Gabriella De Ferrari, in 2011.
Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
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:
Arts administrators -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Arts administrators -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art historians -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Art historians -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Philanthropists -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Philanthropists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Authors -- Massachusetts  Search this
Authors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries
Photographs
Interviews
Illustrated letters
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari
See more items in:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-defemari

Douglass' Monthly, Vol. III, No. VIII

Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1861-01
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Collection of Frederick Douglass materials, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Collection of Frederick Douglass' Monthly's, booklets, and other materials
Collection of Frederick Douglass' Monthly's, booklets, and other materials / Series 1: Douglass' Monthly Newspapers
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-112-ref12
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Douglass' Monthly, Vol. IV, No. V

Container:
Box 1, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1861-10
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Collection of Frederick Douglass materials, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Collection of Frederick Douglass' Monthly's, booklets, and other materials
Collection of Frederick Douglass' Monthly's, booklets, and other materials / Series 1: Douglass' Monthly Newspapers
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-112-ref21
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Richard Saltonstall Greenough, 1819 - 1904  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
35.56 x 18.86 cm (14 x 7 7/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
1854
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Object number:
1990.330 MFAB
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e39f6871-4b9d-4e87-8421-bf8e53ecc999
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1990.330_MFAB

David Sears, Jr.

Artist:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
David Sears, 1787 - 1871  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
69.2 x 59.7cm (27 1/4 x 23 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
c. 1815
Topic:
David Sears: Male  Search this
David Sears: Politics and Government\State Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
David Sears: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
David Sears: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Object number:
81.12 MMA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4973c7cd8-9714-46e2-b7ff-642b58223728
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_81.12_MMA

Amos Lawrence

Artist:
Shobal Vail Clevenger, 1812 - 19 Sep 1843  Search this
Sitter:
Amos Lawrence, 22 Apr 1786 - 31 Dec 1852  Search this
Medium:
Painted plaster
Dimensions:
63.5 x 43.2 x 24.1 cm (25 x 17 x 9 1/2" )
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
c. 1839
Topic:
Amos Lawrence: Male  Search this
Amos Lawrence: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
Amos Lawrence: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Amos Lawrence: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Dr. Richard Wunder Conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
S/NPG.97.158
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e38b0122-09c7-44c8-ab13-65bac76e66ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.97.158

Thomas Handasyd Perkins

Artist:
Richard Saltonstall Greenough, 1819 - 1904  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Handasyd Perkins, 15 Dec 1764 - 11 Jan 1854  Search this
Medium:
Marble Relief
Dimensions:
50.5cm x 41.8cm x 5.6cm (19 7/8" x 16 7/16" x 2 3/16"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1845
Topic:
Thomas Handasyd Perkins: Male  Search this
Thomas Handasyd Perkins: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Thomas Handasyd Perkins: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Thomas Handasyd Perkins: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant\China Trade merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Boston Athenaeum
Object number:
MA220167
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm496a918ed-0425-468f-ad31-d91b1f470c92
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MA220167

Abbott Lawrence

Artist:
Hiram Powers, 29 Jul 1805 - 27 Jun 1873  Search this
Sitter:
Abbott Lawrence, 16 Dec 1792 - 18 Aug 1855  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
73.7cm x 50.4cm x 30cm (29" x 19 13/16" x 11 13/16"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1836
Topic:
Abbott Lawrence: Male  Search this
Abbott Lawrence: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Abbott Lawrence: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Abbott Lawrence: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Abbott Lawrence: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Cotton  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Boston Athenaeum
Object number:
MA220127
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4eae2d207-ab8b-43bd-aa78-fdcc0bbc1cd9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MA220127

Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Edward Fisher, 1722 - 1785  Search this
Copy after:
Mason Chamberlin, 1727 - 1787  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 34.9 x 27.7cm (13 3/4 x 10 7/8")
Sheet: 39.4 x 27.9cm (15 1/2 x 11")
Mat: 71.1 x 55.9cm (28 x 22")
Type:
Print
Date:
1763
Topic:
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Equipment\Laboratory Equipment  Search this
Nature & Environment\Storm  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.70.66
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm471e0ca27-1db9-44a9-8fbe-e4953d0b77c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.70.66

Warren Harding and his Cabinet

Artist:
Harris & Ewing Studio, active 1905 - 1977  Search this
Sitter:
Warren Gamaliel Harding, 2 Nov 1865 - 2 Aug 1923  Search this
Andrew William Mellon, 24 Mar 1855 - 26 Aug 1937  Search this
Harry Micajah Daugherty, 26 Jan 1860 - 21 Oct 1941  Search this
Edwin Denby, 18 Feb 1870 - 08 Feb 1929  Search this
Henry Cantwell Wallace, 11 May 1866 - 25 Oct 1924  Search this
James John Davis, 27 Oct 1873 - 22 Nov 1947  Search this
Calvin Coolidge, 4 Jul 1872 - 5 Jan 1933  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover, 10 Aug 1874 - 20 Oct 1964  Search this
Albert Bacon Fall, 26 Nov 1861 - 30 Nov 1944  Search this
Will H. Hays, 5 Nov 1879 - 7 Mar 1954  Search this
John Wingate Weeks, 11 Apr 1860 - 12 Jul 1926  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes, 11 Apr 1862 - 27 Aug 1948  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Sheet: 33.7 x 43.3cm (13 1/4 x 17 1/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 71.1cm (22 x 28")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
1921
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Chandelier  Search this
Artwork\Portrait  Search this
Architecture\Door  Search this
Home Furnishings\Clock  Search this
Container\Inkwell  Search this
Autograph  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Architecture\Fireplace\Mantel  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Male  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Science and Technology\Engineer  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Commerce  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Male  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Literature\Writer  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\State Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Director  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Director  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Male  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Male  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\US Senator\Ohio  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\State Senator\Ohio  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Insurance Agent  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Ohio  Search this
Harry Micajah Daugherty: Male  Search this
Harry Micajah Daugherty: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\US Attorney General  Search this
Harry Micajah Daugherty: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Ohio  Search this
Edwin Denby: Male  Search this
Edwin Denby: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Edwin Denby: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
Henry Cantwell Wallace: Male  Search this
Henry Cantwell Wallace: Communications\Publisher  Search this
Henry Cantwell Wallace: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Agriculture  Search this
James John Davis: Male  Search this
James John Davis: Politics and Government\US Senator\Pennsylvania  Search this
James John Davis: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Albert Bacon Fall: Male  Search this
Albert Bacon Fall: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Albert Bacon Fall: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Interior  Search this
Albert Bacon Fall: Politics and Government\US Senator\New Mexico  Search this
Will H. Hays: Male  Search this
Will H. Hays: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Will H. Hays: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster\Postmaster General\US Postmaster General  Search this
Will H. Hays: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Motion Pictures  Search this
Will H. Hays: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster\Postmaster General  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Male  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Science and Technology\Engineer\Civil  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\Civil Servant\Fire Chief  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Military\Soldier\Volunteer  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Male  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Visual Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Aileen Conkey
Object number:
S/NPG.84.301
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46a2137f8-7472-44e2-8e40-3f98d2e9f885
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.84.301

John F. Kennedy, Jr. and Caroline Kennedy

Artist:
Harry Benson, born 02 Dec 1929  Search this
Sitter:
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr., 25 Nov 1960 - 16 Jul 1999  Search this
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy, born 27 Nov 1957  Search this
Medium:
Color coupler print
Dimensions:
34.7cm x 22.7cm (13 11/16" x 8 15/16"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
1984
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Grass  Search this
Personal Attribute\Teeth  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr.: Male  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr.: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr.: Communications\Publisher\Magazine  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr.: Politics and Government\Son of US President  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr.: Politics and Government\District Attorney  Search this
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy: Female  Search this
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy: Literature\Writer  Search this
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy: Politics and Government\Daughter of US President  Search this
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy: Literature\Editor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of LIFE Magazine
Object number:
S/NPG.84.383
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Harry Benson, Ltd.
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4dd0cfece-fa20-40be-bbcc-f8268c707639
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.84.383

Calvin Coolidge and Cabinet

Artist:
Keystone View Company, active 1892 - 1939?  Search this
Sitter:
Calvin Coolidge, 4 Jul 1872 - 5 Jan 1933  Search this
Harry Stewart New, 31 Dec 1858 - 09 May 1937  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover, 10 Aug 1874 - 20 Oct 1964  Search this
John Wingate Weeks, 11 Apr 1860 - 12 Jul 1926  Search this
Hubert Work, 3 Jul 1860 - 14 Dec 1942  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes, 11 Apr 1862 - 27 Aug 1948  Search this
Andrew William Mellon, 24 Mar 1855 - 26 Aug 1937  Search this
Harlan Fiske Stone, 11 Oct 1872 - 22 Apr 1946  Search this
Curtis Dwight Wilbur, 10 May 1867 - 08 Sep 1954  Search this
Henry Cantwell Wallace, 11 May 1866 - 25 Oct 1924  Search this
James John Davis, 27 Oct 1873 - 22 Nov 1947  Search this
Medium:
Stereoscopic gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet (each): 7.9 × 7.7 cm (3 1/8 × 3 1/16")
Mount: 8.7 × 17.8 cm (3 7/16 × 7")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
1924
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Architecture\Building\White House  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Grass  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Photographic format\Stereograph  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Male  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Science and Technology\Engineer  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Commerce  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Male  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Literature\Writer  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\State Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Director  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Director  Search this
Curtis Dwight Wilbur: Male  Search this
Curtis Dwight Wilbur: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Male  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Charles Evans Hughes: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US  Search this
Henry Cantwell Wallace: Male  Search this
Henry Cantwell Wallace: Communications\Publisher  Search this
Henry Cantwell Wallace: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Agriculture  Search this
James John Davis: Male  Search this
James John Davis: Politics and Government\US Senator\Pennsylvania  Search this
James John Davis: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Male  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Science and Technology\Engineer\Civil  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Politics and Government\Civil Servant\Fire Chief  Search this
John Wingate Weeks: Military\Soldier\Volunteer  Search this
Harry Stewart New: Male  Search this
Harry Stewart New: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Harry Stewart New: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Harry Stewart New: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Harry Stewart New: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
Harry Stewart New: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster\Postmaster General\US Postmaster General  Search this
Harry Stewart New: Politics and Government\US Senator\Indiana  Search this
Harry Stewart New: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Hubert Work: Male  Search this
Hubert Work: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Interior  Search this
Hubert Work: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster\Postmaster General\US Postmaster General  Search this
Harlan Fiske Stone: Male  Search this
Harlan Fiske Stone: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\US Attorney General  Search this
Harlan Fiske Stone: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Harlan Fiske Stone: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Male  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Visual Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.81.81
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f92c1099-00e4-491d-a211-ea18253d0076
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.81

Robert Winthrop and Abbott Lawrence

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Charles Winthrop, 12 May 1809 - 16 Nov 1894  Search this
Abbott Lawrence, 16 Dec 1792 - 18 Aug 1855  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph, pencil and cut paper on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 28 x 21.2cm (11 x 8 3/8")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Silhouette
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
1842
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Architecture\Balustrade  Search this
Container\Urn  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Abbott Lawrence: Male  Search this
Abbott Lawrence: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Abbott Lawrence: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Abbott Lawrence: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Abbott Lawrence: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Cotton  Search this
Robert Charles Winthrop: Male  Search this
Robert Charles Winthrop: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Robert Charles Winthrop: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Robert Charles Winthrop: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Robert Charles Winthrop: Humanities and Social Sciences\Scholar  Search this
Robert Charles Winthrop: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Robert L. McNeil, Jr.
Object number:
NPG.91.126.124.A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm438523be0-70de-4ddc-9385-793c4ea4f828
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.126.124.A

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