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Our Three Great Presidents

Depicted:
Washington, George  Search this
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson)  Search this
Maker:
Duff & Wettach  Search this
Measurements:
image: 24 1/4 in x 21 1/2 in; 61.595 cm x 54.61 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Date made:
1872
Subject:
U.S. National Government, executive branch  Search this
Chronology: 1870-1879  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3117
Catalog number:
60.3117
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
American Civil War Prints
Art
Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-ee9f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325377

Washington at Prayer by E.B. and E.C. Kellogg

Depicted:
Washington, George  Search this
Maker:
E.B. and E.C. Kellogg  Search this
Kellogg, E.B. and E.C.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 12 in x 8 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Occurred:
United States: Pennsylvania, Valley Forge
Date made:
1856-1857
Subject:
Revolutionary War  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3187
Catalog number:
60.3187
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Art
Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Morality & Religious Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-3855-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325428

Sergeant Ands. Wallace

Depicted:
Wallace, Andrew  Search this
Maker:
Fenderich, Charles  Search this
Measurements:
image: 8 in x 8 in; 20.32 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1843
1833-1834
Subject:
Revolutionary War  Search this
Chronology: 1830-1839  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3215
Catalog number:
60.3215
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
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Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2e01-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325471

The Rebel Torpedo Boat David.

Maker:
Rease, William H.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 13 1/4 in x 18 3/4 in; 33.655 cm x 47.625 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
n.d.
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3281
Catalog number:
60.3281
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
American Civil War Prints
Art
Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-fb53-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325520

Washington and His Staff at Valley Forge by Veron Fletcher and Edward Moran

Depicted:
Washington, George  Search this
Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier Marquis de Lafayette  Search this
Greene, Nathanael  Search this
Wayne, Anthony  Search this
Original artist:
Fletcher, Veron  Search this
Lithographer; graphic artist:
Moran, Edward  Search this
Publisher:
Herline and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 23 5/8 in x 35 11/16 in; 60.0075 cm x 90.64625 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
chromolithograph
Object Type:
Chromolithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Depicted:
United States: Pennsylvania, Valley Forge
Date made:
1855
Subject:
Horses  Search this
Revolutionary War  Search this
Horseback Riding  Search this
Architecture, Domestic Buildings  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Chronology: before 1820  Search this
Related event:
Valley Forge  Search this
American Revolution  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2582
Catalog number:
60.2582
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
NMAH Reception Suite
Military
Art
Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2e12-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324895
Online Media:

Washington and Wife Visiting the Troops at Valley Forge

Depicted:
Washington, George  Search this
Washington, Martha  Search this
Maker:
Breuker & Kessler  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 10 in x 15 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 39.37 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Depicted:
United States: Pennsylvania, Valley Forge
Date made:
1871
Subject:
Costume  Search this
Revolutionary War  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Chronology: 1870-1879  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Related event:
Valley Forge  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2598
Catalog number:
60.2598
Accession number:
228146
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Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-d5cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324908

Carl Zigrosser papers

Topic:
Modern school magazine
Creator:
Zigrosser, Carl, 1891-  Search this
Names:
American Artists Group  Search this
Armory Show (1913: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Art in America  Search this
Independent Citizens Committee for the Arts, Sciences, and Professions  Search this
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation  Search this
Philadelphia Museum of Art  Search this
Print Club (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Print Council of America  Search this
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Tamarind Lithography Workshop  Search this
Weyhe Gallery  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953  Search this
Barr, Alfred H., Jr., 1902-1981  Search this
Boyd, E., 1903-1974  Search this
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967  Search this
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976  Search this
Carrington, Fitz Roy, 1869-1954  Search this
Castellón, Federico, 1914-1971  Search this
Colker, Ed, 1927-  Search this
Cook, Howard Norton, 1901-1980  Search this
Dehn, Adolf, 1895-1968  Search this
Durieux, Caroline, 1896-1989  Search this
Dwight, Mabel, 1876-1955  Search this
Flannagan, John Bernard, 1895?-1942  Search this
Girard, André  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William, 1901-1988  Search this
Hopper, Edward, 1882-1967  Search this
Huntley, Victoria Hutson, 1900-1971  Search this
Ingersoll, R. Sturgis (Robert Sturgis), b. 1891  Search this
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Keppel, Frederick, 1845-1912  Search this
Kimball, Fiske, 1888-1955  Search this
Kohn, Misch, 1916-  Search this
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, 1889-1953  Search this
Lankes, Julius J., 1884-1960  Search this
Lasansky, Mauricio, 1914-  Search this
Mauzey, Merritt, 1898-  Search this
McNulty, Kneeland  Search this
Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-  Search this
Mitchell, Marian  Search this
Nalbandian, Karnig  Search this
Norman, Dorothy, 1905-1997  Search this
O'Keeffe, Georgia , 1887-1986  Search this
Pach, Walter, 1883-1958  Search this
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957  Search this
Ronnebeck, Arnold, 1885-1947  Search this
Rose, Ruth Starr, 1887-1965  Search this
Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius), 1891-1979  Search this
Ruellan, Andrée, 1905-2006  Search this
Schniewind, Carl Oscar, 1900-1957  Search this
Seidenberg, Roderick, 1889-1973  Search this
Spratling, William, 1900-1967  Search this
Spruance, Benton, 1904-1967  Search this
Sternberg, Harry, 1904-2001  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946  Search this
Teng, Kuei  Search this
Valentin, Curt, 1902-1954  Search this
Warneke, Heinz (Heinrich), 1895-1983  Search this
Weston, Edward, 1886-1958  Search this
Wickey, Harry  Search this
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959  Search this
Yunkers, Adja, 1900-1983  Search this
Extent:
30 Linear feet ((on 63 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1891-1971
Scope and Contents:
Personal and professional records including correspondence, writings, notes, printed material, subject files, photograph album, and diaries relating to Zigrosser's work as an authority on prints and printmaking and his personal relationships with artists.
Included are: correspondence with family and with over 900 printmakers, painters, sculptors, acquaintances, friends, associates, organizations, museums, publishers, and magazines; general correspondence, notes, clippings, and manuscripts pertaining to The Modern School Magazine; files of correspondence from Zigrosser's work at: the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1932-1971; John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation; Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and Museum, 1946-1971, including correspondence with Frank Lloyd Wright concerning the Guggenheim Memorial Museum; Print Council of America, 1954-1971, regarding exhibitions, council meetings and other matters; and the Tamarind Workshop, 1960-1971.
Of particular interest is material relating to the 1913 Armory Show, including Zigrosser's annotated catalog, notes and sketches. Also included are speeches and notes, 1930-1968; manuscripts for lectures and unpublished materials; memorabilia; a photo album of sculpture by John B. Flannagan; art work, including prints and drawings by Karig Nalbandian, prints by Rockwell Kent, and oversized works of art on paper by Mabel Dwight, Wanda Gag and Kent; family photograph album; journals and pamphlets (covers only); and diaries, 1916-1971, discussing personal and professional events such as art openings, conversations and activities with Rockwell Kent, Alfred Stieglitz, and Georgia O'Keeffe, among others.
Among the correspondents are: the American Artists Group, John Taylor Arms, Art in America magazine, Art Institute of Chicago, Alfred Barr, E. Boyd, Charles Burchfield, Alexander Calder, Fitz Roy Carrington, Federico Castellon, Ed Colker, Howard N. Cook, Crown Publishers, Adolf Dehn, Caroline Durieux, John Bernard Flannagan, Andre Girard, Stanley William Hayter, Edward Hopper, Victoria Hutson Huntley, Independent Citizens Committee for the Arts, Sciences and Professions, R. Sturgis Ingersoll, Frederick Keppel, Rockwell Kent, Fiske Kimball, Misch Kohn, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Julius Lankes, Mauricico Lasansky, Merritt Mauzey, Kneeland McNulty, James A. Michener, Marian Mitchell,
Museum of Non-Objective Painting (Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum), Karnig Nalbandian, Dorothy Norman, Georgia O'Keeffe, Walter Pach, Harold Paris, Print Club (Philadelphia), Diego Rivera, Ruth Starr Rose, Arnold Ronnebeck, Lessing J. Rosenwald, Andre Ruellan, Carl Oscar Schniewind, Roderick Seidenberg, William Spratling, Benton Spruance, Alfred Stieglitz, Harry Sternberg, Tamarind Lithography Workshop, Kuei Teng, U.S. Office of War Information, Curt Valentin, Heinz Warneke, Edward Weston, Weyhe Gallery, Whitney Museum of American Art, Harry Wickey, and Adja Yunkers.
Biographical / Historical:
Print curator; Philadelphia, Pa.; d. 1975. Graduated Columbia University in literature. Worked with prints in New York City at Keppel and Co. and Weyhe Gallery; print curator at Philadelphia Museum of Art 1940-1963; author of books on prints and art works.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming, 1991, by the University of Pennsylvania Special Collections Department, Van Pelt Library. Zigrosser donated the papers to the University in 1972. Portions of the papers not microfilmed include research files, manuscript materials for published work, family records, and journals.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Rights:
Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from the Curator of Manuscripts, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, University of Pennsylvania. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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:
Artists -- United States  Search this
Printmakers -- United States  Search this
Museum curators -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Prints -- societies, etc  Search this
Prints -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Prints, American  Search this
Prints, European  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.zigrcarl
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c88ba1db-1061-48d2-bae9-77dd7e7f65c5
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-zigrcarl

Keith Shaw Williams papers, 1920-1950

Creator:
Williams, Keith Shaw, 1905-1951  Search this
Subject:
Williams, Keith Shaw  Search this
Arms, John Taylor  Search this
Roth, Ernest David  Search this
Ryder, Chauncey F.  Search this
Wengenroth, Stow  Search this
Greenbaum, William  Search this
Fuertes, Louis Agassiz  Search this
Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis)  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Prints, American  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10348
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213566
AAA_collcode_willkeit
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213566

Carl Zigrosser papers, 1891-1971

Creator:
Zigrosser, Carl, 1891-1975  Search this
Subject:
Arms, John Taylor  Search this
Barr, Alfred H., Jr.  Search this
Boyd, E.  Search this
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim  Search this
Calder, Alexander  Search this
Carrington, Fitz Roy  Search this
Castellón, Federico  Search this
Colker, Ed  Search this
Cook, Howard Norton  Search this
Dehn, Adolf  Search this
Durieux, Caroline  Search this
Dwight, Mabel  Search this
Flannagan, John Bernard  Search this
Girard, André  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William  Search this
Hopper, Edward  Search this
Huntley, Victoria Hutson  Search this
Ingersoll, R. Sturgis (Robert Sturgis)  Search this
Kent, Rockwell  Search this
Keppel, Frederick  Search this
Kimball, Fiske  Search this
Kohn, Misch  Search this
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo  Search this
Lankes, Julius J.  Search this
Lasansky, Mauricio  Search this
Mauzey, Merritt  Search this
McNulty, Kneeland  Search this
Michener, James A. (James Albert)  Search this
Mitchell, Marian  Search this
Nalbandian, Karnig  Search this
Norman, Dorothy  Search this
O'Keeffe, Georgia  Search this
Pach, Walter  Search this
Rivera, Diego  Search this
Ronnebeck, Arnold  Search this
Rose, Ruth Starr  Search this
Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius)  Search this
Ruellan, Andrée  Search this
Schniewind, Carl Oscar  Search this
Seidenberg, Roderick  Search this
Spratling, William  Search this
Spruance, Benton  Search this
Sternberg, Harry  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred  Search this
Teng, Kuei  Search this
Valentin, Curt  Search this
Warneke, Heinz (Heinrich)  Search this
Weston, Edward  Search this
Wickey, Harry  Search this
Wright, Frank Lloyd  Search this
Yunkers, Adja  Search this
Art in America  Search this
American Artists Group  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Independent Citizens Committee for the Arts, Sciences, and Professions  Search this
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation  Search this
Philadelphia Museum of Art  Search this
Print Club (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Print Council of America  Search this
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Tamarind Lithography Workshop  Search this
Weyhe Gallery  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Armory Show (1913: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Topic:
Modern school magazine  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Prints -- Societies, etc  Search this
Prints -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Prints, American  Search this
Prints, European  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10859
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214612
AAA_collcode_zigrcarl
Theme:
Diaries
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214612

Eunice Leopold papers relating to Benton Spruance, 1958-2000

Creator:
Leopold, Eunice Robinson, 1916-2001  Search this
Subject:
Spruance, Benton  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Topic:
Prints, American -- Collectors and collecting -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Prints, American -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Mural painting and decoration, American -- Photographs  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8194
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210365
AAA_collcode_leopeuni
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210365

Longacre family papers, [ca. 1810]-1952

Creator:
Longacre fam, Longacre family  Search this
Subject:
Bolton, Theodore  Search this
Catlin, George  Search this
Durand, Asher Brown  Search this
Herring, James  Search this
Neagle, John  Search this
Sully, Thomas  Search this
Longacre, Andrew  Search this
Longacre, Augusta M.  Search this
Longacre, James Barton  Search this
Longacre, Lydia E. (Lydia Eastwick)  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Place:
Egypt -- description and travel
Topic:
Coin design -- United States  Search this
Engraving, American -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Portrait prints, American  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9192
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211387
AAA_collcode_longlong
Theme:
Diaries
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211387

Philadelphia printmaking : American prints before 1860 : a conference held April 5,6,7, 1973 / The Free Library of Philadelphia, The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, The Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art ; edited by Robert F. Looney

Author:
Looney, Robert F  Search this
Free Library of Philadelphia  Search this
Historical Society of Pennsylvania  Search this
Library Company of Philadelphia  Search this
Philadelphia Museum of Art  Search this
North American Print Conference (4th : 1973 : Philadelphia)  Search this
Physical description:
175 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Date:
1976
Topic:
Prints  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Prints, American--History  Search this
Call number:
NE538.P5P54
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_105344

20 Dollars, National Bank Note, United States, 1878

Issuing bank:
Northampton County National Bank of Easton  Search this
Maker:
American Bank Note Company  Search this
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Physical Description:
red (overall color)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.8 cm x 18.5 cm x .01 cm; 3 1/16 in x 7 9/32 in x in
Object Name:
Bank Note
note
Other Terms:
Bank Note; 1878 06 15
Place made:
United States
Place issued:
United States: Pennsylvania, Easton
Associated place:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
1878
Credit Line:
Chase Manhattan
ID Number:
NU.79.112.CM0144
Catalog number:
79.112.CM0144
Accession number:
1979.1263
Serial number:
K741878
Collector/donor number:
CM0144
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
National Bank Notes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-ae7e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_984630

Fez

Designer:
Anthony Ballatore, (American, 1934–2012)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Winston Prints, American  Search this
Producer:
Jack Lenor Larsen Incorporated, (New York, NY, USA)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed
Dimensions:
H x W: 132.7 × 140.3 cm (52 1/4 × 55 1/4 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA
Date:
1963–1964
Credit Line:
American Textile History Museum Collection, gift of Cowtan & Tout
Accession Number:
2016-35-115
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq47098c07c-b045-4513-afb7-f4cc081290a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-35-115

Keith Shaw Williams papers

Creator:
Williams, Keith Shaw, 1905-1951  Search this
Names:
Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953  Search this
Fuertes, Louis Agassiz, 1874-1927  Search this
Greenbaum, William  Search this
Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940  Search this
Roth, Ernest David, 1879-1964  Search this
Ryder, Chauncey F., 1868-1949  Search this
Wengenroth, Stow, 1906-1978  Search this
Williams, Keith Shaw, 1905-1951  Search this
Extent:
0.8 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1920-1950
Scope and Contents:
Biographical sketches; 2 National Academy of Design certificates, 1942; correspondence, 1920-1950, with parents, friends and colleagues including F. Luis Mora, Louis Agassiz Fuertes and Chauncey F. Ryder; a journal, 1931-1950, listing sales and exhibitions, and recording his activities and impressions of places and people, such as John Taylor Arms, Ernest David Roth, Chauncey Foster Ryder and Stow Wengenroth; writings about art education, technique and Col. Albert Duane Shaw (with 2 letters to Shaw); printed material, 1939-1949; and 5 photographs, including 2 of Williams and one of a self-portrait.
Also included is a scrapbook, 1 v., ca. 1927- 1950, containing exhibition notices, notices of classes taught, clippings, tearsheets, reproductions, and photographs of art work by Williams and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, watercolorist, printmaker; New York, N.Y. Williams was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and trained in art at the National Academy of Design, the summer school of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, the Art Students League, and in Paris at L'Academie de la Grande Chaumiere. In 1929 he was made director of the art school of the Brooklyn YWCA, and by the 1930s was also an instructor at the Grand Central School of Art, NYC. By the 1930s, he was noted as a portrait painter.
Provenance:
Donated 1990 by the William Dolan Fletcher Estate via executor, James J. Gentile, except for the journal and the scrapbook, which were donated 1991 and 1997, respectively, by William Greenbaum, who had purchased them from the Fletcher estate. Fletcher, a priest and art historian, obtained the material while researching Williams. A notebook on Williams' work kept by Fletcher was also donated by Greenbaum, and was placed with the William Dolan Fletcher papers.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Watercolorists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Prints, American  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.willkeit
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw986b69adf-fc3b-4078-b7cc-6ec9f0ce8d74
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-willkeit

Longacre family papers

Creator:
Longacre family  Search this
Names:
Bolton, Theodore, b. 1889  Search this
Catlin, George, 1796-1872  Search this
Durand, Asher Brown, 1796-1886  Search this
Herring, James, 1794-1867  Search this
Longacre, Andrew, 1831-1906  Search this
Longacre, Augusta M.  Search this
Longacre, James Barton, 1794-1869  Search this
Longacre, Lydia E. (Lydia Eastwick), 1870-1951  Search this
Neagle, John, 1796-1865  Search this
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872  Search this
Extent:
9 Microfilm reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Sketchbooks
Place:
Egypt -- description and travel
Date:
[ca. 1810]-1952
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, biographical and genealogical information, poems, notes, diaries, artwork, sketchbooks, photographs, business papers and printed material relating to the Longacre family, especially James Barton Longacre and Andrew Longacre.
REEL P1-P2: Correspondence and papers of James Barton Longacre, 1819-1857, mostly concerned with his position as engraver of the U.S. Mint, Philadelphia, and his publication THE NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY OF DISTINGUISHED AMERICANS. Letters include correspondence with Asher B. Durand, James Herring, John Neagle, Thomas Sully and George Catlin. Additional material includes diaries, sketches and designs for coinage, a biography, autobiographical notes, and printed material.
REEL 986: Five sketchbooks, ca.1861-1894, of Reverend Andrew Longacre. Sketches depict landscapes, interiors, and monogram designs made in the United States, Europe, North Africa and the Near East. In addition there is a memoranda book kept by Longacre, ca. 1890.
REELS 1046-1048: Letters, including: correspondence between James and his wife; between James and Andrew during the Civil War; and Lydia Longacre's letters from Europe, 1899-1900; and letters from Theodore Bolton to Mrs. James M. Longacre about including James in his book, EARLY AMERICAN PORTRAIT DRAUGHTSMEN IN CRAYONS. Also included are biographical notes on James; an autobiography of Andrew; poetry and writings by James; accounts of a trip to Egypt by Andrew; financial documents relating to James; artwork; designs for coins and sketchbooks by James, Andrew and Lydia and material relating to an engraving of Charles Carroll by James.
REELS 1083 & 1050: Genealogical information on the Stiles and Longacre families; letters from Andrew to his father, James Barton Longacre, and his sister, Sallie, and other family members and friends; a copy of James Barton's 1825 diary; poems and compositions by Andrew; financial and business papers, 1898-1918; 28 photographs depicting portraits of James and Andrew, Lydia E. Longacre and her miniature paintings.
REEL 3091: Two engravings by James after paintings by Benjamin West and a letter from Augusta M. Longacre to Bolton regarding Bolton's biography of James.
Biographical / Historical:
Artists; Philadelphia and New York. James Barton Longacre was an engraver and portrait painter. Chief engraver at the U.S. Mint, Philadelphia, from 1844-1869. His engravings and portraits illustrate several books including THE NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY OF DISTINGUISHED AMERICANS, and BIOGRAPHY OF THE SIGNERS OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. His son, Andrew Longacre was an engraver, watercolorist, and Methodist minister. His daughter, Lydia Longacre was a miniature painter, pupil of the Art Students League of New York, under Chase and Mowbray, and under Whistler in Paris.
Provenance:
Material on reels P1-P2 lent for microfilming by the Library Company of Philadelphia; Material on reel 986 lent 1975 by Fred Longacre; material on reels 1050 and 1083 lent 1975-1976 by Mrs. Andrew Longacre who also donated the material on reels 1046-1048 in 1982; material on reel 3091 donated 1981 by the NMAA-PG Library.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Stipple engravers  Search this
Miniature painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Engravers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Portrait painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Coin design -- United States  Search this
Engraving, American -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Portrait prints, American  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.longlong
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9130a8ee5-ae6f-4edb-97fc-2595590921f1
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-longlong

Eunice Leopold papers relating to Benton Spruance

Creator:
Leopold, Eunice Robinson, 1916-2001  Search this
Names:
Spruance, Benton, 1904-1967  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
1958-2000
Scope and Contents:
Included are letters to Eunice Leopold (1958-1986) concerning loans and gifts of prints by Benton Spruance; a letter from Henri Marceau to Spruance (1963), a letter from Ludwig Bemelmans (1958); letters to Leopold from Spruance (1961- 1967); sound recordings containing a Spruance lecture on prints and printmaking; printed matter relating to Spruance's career including exhibition catalogs, invitations, announcements, typed essays and news clippings; and photographs depicting Spruance's mural for the Home of Detention Chapel, Philadelphia, Pa.
Biographical / Historical:
Leopold: collector and friend of Spruance. Spruance: painter and printmaker; Pennsylvania. Spruance is known especially for color lithography. Studied Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; taught at Philadelphia College of Art and Beaver College, Jenkintown, Pa.; b. 1916; d. Mar. 12, 2001, at age 84; full name Eunice Robinson Leopold.
Provenance:
Donated 1986 by Eunice Leopold and 2002 by Ellen Leopold, Eunice Leopold's daughter.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Lithographers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Prints, American -- Collectors and collecting -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Prints, American -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Mural painting and decoration, American -- Photographs  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.leopeuni
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9020dc337-06ba-4130-82b7-e61cba9e6f64
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-leopeuni

YMCA postcard for the mission in Italy for American soldiers

Medium:
paper; ink ( ) /
Dimensions:
Height x Width (portrait, picture side): 5 7/16 × 3 9/16 in. (13.81 × 9.05 cm) Height x Width: 3 9/16 × 5 7/16 in. (9.05 × 13.81 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Italy (kingdom)
Place of Destination:
Pennsylvania
Date:
November 10, 1918
Topic:
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.214896.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm859145147-dddc-4a14-8f11-3978a498c235
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.214896.1
Online Media:

Philadelphia reviewed; the printmakers' record, 1750-1850. An exhibition of prints from the collection of the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum: September 28 through October 28, 1960, Winterthur, Delaware. [Edited by Charles F. Hummel and M. Elinor Betts

Author:
Hummel, Charles F  Search this
Betts, Elinor M  Search this
Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum  Search this
Physical description:
43 p. 28 cm
Type:
Catalogs
PIctorial works
Place:
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Date:
1960
1960]
Topic:
Prints, American  Search this
Call number:
NE215.U6 P5
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_159468

Panorama of Pittsburgh : nineteenth-century printed views / Christopher W. Lane

Author:
Lane, Christopher W  Search this
Frick Art & Historical Center  Search this
Physical description:
221 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
In art
Place:
Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh (Pa.)
Date:
2008
C2008
19th century
Topic:
Prints, American  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_923392

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