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Thomas, Elbert D.

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
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National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Biographies
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Biographies / Series C: Biographies: Individuals / Biographies T
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Thomas, Elbert D.

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer CT, Folder 174000-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
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National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Biographies
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Biographies / Series C: Biographies: Individuals / Biographies T / Thomas, Elbert D.
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-c-ref65846

Waldo Peirce papers, 1903-1970

Creator:
Peirce, Waldo, 1884-1970  Search this
Peirce, Waldo, 1884-1970  Search this
Subject:
Eastman, Max  Search this
Hemingway, Ernest  Search this
Kent, Rockwell  Search this
Peirce, Alzira  Search this
Peirce, Anna Gabrielle  Search this
Peirce, Ellen Larsen  Search this
Peirce, Michael  Search this
Peirce, William  Search this
Thomas, Elbert  Search this
Peirce, Jonathan W.  Search this
American Ambulance Corps (Paris, France)  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Watercolor painting  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7101
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209234
AAA_collcode_peirwald
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209234

Thomas, Elbert

Collection Creator:
Bruce, Edward, 1879-1943  Search this
Extent:
(Reel D89:1331-1340)
Container:
Box 5, Folder 36
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941-1942
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. The collection is partially microfilmed. Use of material not microfilmed requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Edward Bruce papers, 1902-1960 (bulk 1932-1942). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Edward Bruce papers
Edward Bruce papers / Series 2: Correspondence / 2.1: Alphabetical Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-brucedwa-ref238

Waldo Peirce papers

Creator:
Peirce, Waldo, 1884-1970  Search this
Names:
American Ambulance Corps (Paris, France)  Search this
Eastman, Max, 1883-1969  Search this
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961  Search this
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Peirce, Alzira, 1908-  Search this
Peirce, Anna Gabrielle, 1937-  Search this
Peirce, Ellen Larsen  Search this
Peirce, Jonathan W.  Search this
Peirce, Michael, 1930-  Search this
Peirce, William, 1930-  Search this
Thomas, Elbert  Search this
Extent:
1.8 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 6 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1903-1970
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; scrapbooks; photographs and photo albums; art works; sketchbooks; catalogs; and clippings.
REELS 162-163: 181 letters received and 32 letters sent; a copy of a speech, 1939, by Elbert Thomas on the Jefferson Memorial; watercolors; catalogs; and clippings.
REEL 2025: Three pencil drawings and 25 watercolors of Civil Defense classes, Haverstraw, New York, 1942.
REEL 2329: Two scrapbooks, 1955-1963, containing illustrated postcards and letters with illustrated envelopes which Peirce sent to his son Jonathan, while Jonathan was in school, a photo and a clipping; illustrated postcards and letters with illustrated envelopes from Peirce to Jonathan; a photo album, 1915-1917, of Peirce and others in the American Ambulance Corps in Paris; and a 1958 photo of Peirce and a 1959 photo of Peirce with Ernest Hemingway.
REEL 3025: Five sketchbooks, ca. 1929-1940, containing ca. 500 watercolor, pen and ink, pencil, and charcoal sketches of his children, Mike, Bill, and Anna, his wife, Alzira, scenes at Castine, Maine, friends, and other subjects.and 4 photograph albums, 1903-1956, containing snapshots of Peirce, his family, friends Ernest Hemingway, Max Eastman, Rockwell Kent, and others, taken mainly in France, Castine and Searsport, Maine, Key West, Florida and Provincetown, Massachusetts.
REEL 3470: A self-portrait sketch, ca. 1950.
UNMICROFILMED: Six sketchbooks, ca. 1920-1944, containing pencil sketches and notes.
REEL 1817 AND SCANNED: Five photographs of Waldo Peirce, previously microfilmed under Photos of Artists II, and subsequently scanned and returned to the Peirce papers.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, watercolorist; Searsport, Maine.
Provenance:
Material on reels 162-163 and 1817 lent for microfilming 1972-1973 by Ellen Peirce, Peirce's fourth wife and widow. She donated material on reel 2025 and sketchbooks on reel 3025, 1980-1983. Material on reel 2329 lent for microfilming 1981 by Jonathan W. Peirce, son of Ellen & Waldo Peirce; photographs on reel 3025 and unmicrofimed sketchbooks deposited 1978 by Michael Peirce, son of Alzira & Waldo Peirce; sketch on reel 3470 donated 1977 by John L. Jones.
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:
Watercolorists -- Maine  Search this
Topic:
Watercolor painting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.peirwald
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-peirwald

Folder 8

Collection Creator::
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Container:
Box 10 of 22
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-051, Freer Gallery of Art, Field Expedition Records
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Field Expedition Records
Field Expedition Records / Box 10
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Folder 19

Collection Creator::
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Container:
Box 10 of 22
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-051, Freer Gallery of Art, Field Expedition Records
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Field Expedition Records
Field Expedition Records / Box 10
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-051-refidd1e4205

Standing (left to right): Edmund Ezra Day (1883-1951), U.S. Senator Elbert Duncan Thomas (1883-1953), Harlow Shapley (1885-1972). Standing on chair: Kirtley Fletcher Mather (1888-1978)

Subject:
Day, Edmund Ezra 1883-1951  Search this
Thomas, Elbert Duncan 1883-1953  Search this
Shapley, Harlow 1885-1972  Search this
Mather, Kirtley F (Kirtley Fletcher) 1888-1978  Search this
Cornell University  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1947
2/23/1947
Topic:
Economics  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Geology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-5931]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_306337

Addresses in honor of American artists who have decorated federal buildings : extension of remarks of Elbert D. Thomas of Utah in the Senate of the United States, Monday, April 29, 1940 : radio program over N. B. C. network, April 25, 1940

Author:
Thomas, Elbert Duncan 1883-1953  Search this
Subject:
United States Public Building Administration Section of Fine Arts  Search this
Physical description:
11 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1940
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Public buildings  Search this
New Deal art  Search this
Call number:
N8838 .T45
N8838.T45
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_135378

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