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Al Smith

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Alfred Emanuel Smith, 30 Dec 1873 - 4 Oct 1944  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 x 17.3 cm (9 1/16 x 6 13/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Male  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Law and Law Enforcement\Police\Sheriff  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Business executive\Company president  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
NPG.2010.26.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d9747c82-3f51-4523-a4c4-09fd725021a9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.26.12

It's Only A Matter Of Time

Artist:
Betye Saar, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1926  Search this
Medium:
Plastic, paper, wood, tin buttons, lead, decal, photomechanical reproduction, watermelon seeds, and paint on plywood
Dimensions:
15 5/8 X 12 1/8 X 1 1/4 IN. (39.8 X 30.8 X 3.2 CM.)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1974
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.4105
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
African-American Figuration
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py27827e0c2-1656-44eb-a6c7-c5492931b3b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.4105

Now, Voyager...

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, American, b. Nyack, New York, 1903–1972  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproductions, stamps, ink, and paper mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
(1966)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.932
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Surrealism (American)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py25556e0a2-ebaf-4c25-a8aa-24389a4c48e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.932

Banquet / given in Celebration of the Birthday of / Gen. Robert Edward Lee [menu.]

Publisher:
A.P. Hill Camp  Search this
Names:
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 9" x 4".)
Container:
Box 3, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Photomechanical reproductions
Menus
Place:
Virginia -- 1890-1920
Petersburg (Va.)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Date:
January 19, 1912
Scope and Contents:
Banquet menu, Petersburg, Virginia, January 19, 1912, has halftone reproduction of portrait of Lee.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0001256 (AC Scan No.)
General:
Civil War Selections from the Archives Center
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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:
Banquets -- 1890-1920  Search this
Birthdays  Search this
Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photomechanical reproductions
Menus
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Civil War
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Civil War / Government Records, Business Records, and Other / Civil War
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f67bf9f8-de83-4a3d-b2ad-e9a9155ac009
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-civilwar-ref524

Happy Holidays from Cooper Hewitt

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-12-15T02:35:48.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
See more by:
cooperhewitt
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
YouTube Channel:
cooperhewitt
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_QQ6jfUm83hA

Tailor's Flower

Artist:
Hannah Höch, German, b. Gotha, 1889–1978  Search this
Medium:
Collage of paper and photomechanical reproduction, mounted on paper
Dimensions:
20 1/4 x 17 1/4 in. (51.4 x 43.8 cm) in artist's frame
Type:
Collage
Date:
1920
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Louise Rosenfield Noun in Honor of James T. Demetrion, 1996
Accession Number:
96.23
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Dada/Fluxus
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py25fcd5d75-369f-40f7-8f2c-64d7efe887d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_96.23

Coloring with Martial Raysse

Creator:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-09-21T13:15:03.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, modern  Search this
See more by:
hirshhornmuseum
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
YouTube Channel:
hirshhornmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_QN-MH53pLPI

Heywood Broun

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Heywood Hale Broun, 10 Mar 1918 - 5 Sep 2001  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 x 17.4 cm (9 1/16 x 6 7/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Heywood Hale Broun: Male  Search this
Heywood Hale Broun: Journalism and Media\Broadcast journalist\Sportscaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
NPG.2010.26.36
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4851b9682-8e85-4167-81fe-4a6a10ad90a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.26.36

Ralph Barton

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Ralph Barton, 14 Aug 1891 - 19 May 1931  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 15 × 9 cm (5 7/8 × 3 9/16")
Sheet: 23 × 17 cm (9 1/16 × 6 11/16")
Book closed: 23.5 × 18 × 1.7 cm (9 1/4 × 7 1/16 × 11/16")
Book open: 23.5 × 36.3 × 1.7 cm (9 1/4 × 14 5/16 × 11/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Ralph Barton: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Ralph Barton: Male  Search this
Ralph Barton: Visual Arts\Artist\Caricaturist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
NPG.2010.26.46
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm443f12130-d232-4b8d-84db-45ec1022f9d8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.26.46

Igor Stravinsky

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky, 5 Jun 1882 - 6 Apr 1971  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 x 17.2 cm (9 1/16 x 6 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky: Male  Search this
Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
NPG.2010.26.63
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f2a0ea14-8ebf-4c6f-98ab-6d766de404d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.26.63

Serge Koussevitzky

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Serge Alexandrovich Koussevitzky, 26 Jul 1874 - 4 Jun 1951  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 22.9 x 17.2 cm (9 x 6 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Serge Alexandrovich Koussevitzky: Male  Search this
Serge Alexandrovich Koussevitzky: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Serge Alexandrovich Koussevitzky: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Serge Alexandrovich Koussevitzky: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Bass  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
NPG.2010.26.65
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41c334450-9db7-4829-ada0-0c52064deca9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.26.65

Miguel Covarrubias

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 x 17.1 cm (9 1/16 x 6 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Miguel Covarrubias: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Miguel Covarrubias: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
NPG.2010.26.66
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41cadc82e-7a46-4b60-932d-469875df6734
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.26.66

Prince of Wales

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
King Edward VIII of England, 23 Jun 1894 - 28 May 1972  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 x 17 cm (9 1/16 x 6 11/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Illustration  Search this
King Edward VIII of England: Male  Search this
King Edward VIII of England: Rulers and Aristocracy\King  Search this
King Edward VIII of England: Rulers and Aristocracy\Aristocrat\Duke  Search this
King Edward VIII of England: Rulers and Aristocracy\Prince  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
S/NPG.2010.26.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42092e95a-825d-451f-bd12-1cb36137904a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2010.26.1

Avery Hopwood

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Avery Hopwood, 28 May 1882 - 1 Jul 1928  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 x 17.3 cm (9 1/16 x 6 13/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Avery Hopwood: Male  Search this
Avery Hopwood: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
S/NPG.2010.26.49
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48fe38f0a-fc77-419d-8c09-86fd25d4b988
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2010.26.49

W. Somerset Maugham

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
William Somerset Maugham, 25 Jan 1874 - 16 Dec 1965  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 x 17.2 cm (9 1/16 x 6 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
William Somerset Maugham: Male  Search this
William Somerset Maugham: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
William Somerset Maugham: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
S/NPG.2010.26.58
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44d414a97-b3a1-498a-9f20-232b4c1e147c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2010.26.58

Plutarco Elías Calles

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Plutarco Elías Calles, 25 Sept 1877 - 19 Oct 1945  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 x 17.2 cm (9 1/16 x 6 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Plutarco Elías Calles: Male  Search this
Plutarco Elías Calles: Politics and Government\Foreign leader\President\Mexico  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
S/NPG.2010.26.60
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40c3105d7-0705-4985-963e-6a15ffc99db8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2010.26.60

Jose Juan Tablada

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Jose Juan Tablada, 3 Apr 1871 - 2 Aug 1945  Search this
Medium:
Photomechanical reproduction on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 x 17.2 cm (9 1/16 x 6 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Jose Juan Tablada: Male  Search this
Jose Juan Tablada: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library
Object number:
S/NPG.2010.26.62
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Miguel Covarrubias
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c791cc43-9b9d-4686-a403-bc7aa1fdecef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2010.26.62

Cathedral Park, Panama City [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Creator:
Gutberlet, Albert (publisher)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Type:
Archival materials
Picture postcards
Postcards
Place:
Panama
Panama City (Panama)
Scope and Contents:
Color photomechanical reproduction of a street scene in Panama City, 1920s: large church at left, covered by tall palm trees; at right of the church is a street crowded with people, cars and palm trees lining the street in the background, providing a tropical texture.
General:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign--Panama--General.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection 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:
Automobiles -- Panama  Search this
Architecture -- Religious  Search this
Palms  Search this
Plazas  Search this
Public squares  Search this
Streets -- Panama  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards -- 1900-1920
Postcards -- 1900-1920
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 2: Geographical Locations outside the United States / Panama / General
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8470134ba-ef82-47ce-af1c-d2d0d061d60c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2294

La Criada--Mexico : [postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Sonora News Company, City of Mexico  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Mexico City (Mexico)
Scope and Contents:
Color photomechanical reproduction of a photograph of a young Mexican woman wearing a shawl on her head and a white blouse with a flower print. Her black hair is pulled back and covered by the shawl. She looks off to the side, her face and body towards the camera, slightly hidden by a wall. Her features indicate Indian heritage. Translation of caption: The servant. Imprint of Dr. Samuel Macias Valadez on image size.
Message on verso in Spanish addressed to Mr. F. Swann Harding, Washington, plus note in English: "Please send me more views of your city / Post-cards." Message dated July 11, 1917.
General:
Series III; Box 27, Portraits---General.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection 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:
Poor women -- Mexico  Search this
Photography of women  Search this
Peasants  Search this
Maids  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 3: Subjects / Portraits -- General
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8adcedd9e-5dca-469a-98b0-2945c8354523
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2172

[Olvera Street, Los Angeles : picture postcard.]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Extent:
Color (3.5" x 5.5".)
Culture:
Mexican Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Picture postcards
Postcards
Photographs
Place:
Olvera Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Mexico
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- 1950-1960
Date:
Ca. 1950s
Scope and Contents:
A color photograph (photomechanical reproduction?) taken in the main walkway at Olvera Street. At the far left sits a man with a sombrero that reads "Mexico"; he plays a harp. Directly in front of him are two small children sitting: the boy wears a charro outfit and the girl a typical folk costume. Two slightly older kids wear identical costumes and dance. Next to them are two adults in similar folk costume, standing next to wares for sale.
General:
Series I, Box 1, U.S.A.--California--Los Angeles.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection 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:
Streets -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Tourist trade -- 1950-1960  Search this
Markets -- California -- 1950-1960  Search this
Historic sites -- California  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Postcards
Photographs -- Photomechanical prints
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / California - Los Angeles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87dddab2f-4063-4ea7-93fa-b291b1ea2a5e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2193

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