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Los Angeles Art Association records, 1922-1990

Creator:
Los Angeles Art Association  Search this
Los Angeles Art Association  Search this
Subject:
Selz, Peter Howard  Search this
Wurdemann, Helen  Search this
Zajac, Jack  Search this
Kosa, Emil Jean  Search this
Kuntz, Roger  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton  Search this
Menches, Arnold  Search this
Engel, Jules  Search this
Burkhardt, Hans Gustav  Search this
George Eastman House  Search this
Stendahl Art Galleries  Search this
Watts Towers Commission  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Visitors' books
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Art -- Exhibitions -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10215
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213290
AAA_collcode_losangea
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213290
Online Media:

Los Angeles -- Doheney Garden

Former owner:
Doheny, Edward L. (Edward Laurence), 1856-1935  Search this
Doheny, Estelle, 1875-1958  Search this
Architect:
Eisen, Theodore  Search this
Hunt, Sumner  Search this
Collection Collector:
Marchand, Richard  Search this
Extent:
2 Slides (photographs)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Postcards
Place:
United States of America -- California -- Los Angeles County -- Los Angeles
Doheny Mansion (Los Angeles, California)
General:
001: 1500 - Residence View, Showing Palms, Los Angeles, California. Postcard circa 1901-1915.

002: 3062 A Los Angeles Residence, Los Angeles, California. Postcard circa 1901-1915.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Gardens -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Mansions  Search this
Palms  Search this
Streets -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Towers -- Panama  Search this
Lawns  Search this
Garden borders  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Richard Marchand historical postcard collection.
Identifier:
AAG.MAR, File CA134
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Richard Marchand historical postcard collection (35mm slides)
Richard Marchand historical postcard collection (35mm slides) / California
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb6772b4e9e-e1cc-4b3e-a317-84bc50b6da47
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-mar-ref1190

Committee for the Simon Rodia Towers in Watts records, 1953-1989

Creator:
Committee for the Simon Rodia Towers in Watts  Search this
Committee for the Simon Rodia Towers in Watts  Search this
Subject:
Rodia, Simon  Search this
Morgan, Jeanne S.  Search this
Simon Rodia Towers (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Photographs
Transcripts
Place:
Watts (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc
Topic:
Assemblage (Art)  Search this
Sculptors--California--Watts  Search this
Sculpture -- Conservation and restoration  Search this
Towers -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6102
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216296
AAA_collcode_morgjean
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216296

John Outterbridge papers, 1953-1997

Creator:
Outterbridge, John Wilfred, 1933-2020  Search this
Outterbridge, John Wilfred, 1933-2020  Search this
Subject:
Simone, Nina  Search this
Otis, Johnny  Search this
Marley, Bob  Search this
Hines, Gregory  Search this
White, Charles  Search this
Bradley, Tom  Search this
Angelou, Maya  Search this
Watts Towers Art Center  Search this
Type:
Sketches
Transcripts
Scrapbooks
Photographs
Interviews
Video recordings
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Watts (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc
Topic:
Sculptors -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Towers -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6097
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216289
AAA_collcode_outtjohn
Theme:
African American
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216289
Online Media:

Façade of House with Two Towers

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
Black crayon on cream tracing paper
Dimensions:
19.2 x 28.9 cm (7 9/16 x 11 3/8 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of University of California, Los Angeles
Accession Number:
1973-15-115
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq414eb62fc-3abc-4aee-8d8d-a2c558b5dac5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1973-15-115

Lithos I, 1991, Manufacturers Life Insurance Tower, Los Angeles, California

Collection Creator:
Zimmerman, Elyn, 1945-  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 1-2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1988-1991
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is temporarily closed to researchers due to archival processing. Contact References Services for more information.
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:
Elyn Zimmerman papers, 1969-2019. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Elyn Zimmerman papers
Elyn Zimmerman papers / Series 3: Project and Commission Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9168001f1-246e-46dc-9280-5b1af56c223f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-zimmelyn-ref56

Lithos I, 1991, Manufacturers Life Insurance Tower, Los Angeles, California

Collection Creator:
Zimmerman, Elyn, 1945-  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 12-16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1988-1991
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is temporarily closed to researchers due to archival processing. Contact References Services for more information.
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:
Elyn Zimmerman papers, 1969-2019. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Elyn Zimmerman papers
Elyn Zimmerman papers / Series 3: Project and Commission Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c44e30bf-9613-4196-8d42-b3c17fa26134
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-zimmelyn-ref55

Gayophytum diffusum subsp. parviflorum F. H. Lewis & Szweyk.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
S. D. Boyd  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1743  Search this
Place:
Los Angeles County, Liebre Mountains Region: High point of Liebre Mountain near old radio tower site, at divide between Horse Camp Canyon and Castaic Creek watershed, California, United States, North America
Collection Date:
10 Sep 1997
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Onagraceae
Published Name:
Gayophytum diffusum subsp. parviflorum F. H. Lewis & Szweyk.
Barcode:
01368874
USNM Number:
3351832
See more items in:
Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36b19cf46-2e8c-413d-9bf2-c553c6d6e1df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12221744
Online Media:

Construction engineer Maurice J. Shannon looks for a job on Sunset Boulevard

Photographer:
Mydans, Carl  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 in x 20 in; 76.2 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Date made:
1939-07
1939
Related Publication:
Mydans, Carl. Carl Mydans, Photojournalist
ID Number:
2005.0228.055
Accession number:
2005.0228
Catalog number:
2005.0228.055
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Carl Mydans
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-e4dc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1303308

So. Calif. Edison Plant, Long Beach, Calif.

Maker:
Connell, Will  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 8 in; 25.4 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
United States: California, Long Beach
Date made:
before 1949
Subject:
electricity  Search this
ID Number:
PG.8077g
Catalog number:
8077g
Accession number:
2007.0088
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photo History Collection
Will Connell Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0767-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1323153

San Diego Mission

Artist:
Josephine Joy, born North River Mills, WV 1869-died Peoria, IL 1948  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
39 3/4 x 48 in. (101.0 x 122 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1935-1939
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
Architecture\religious\mission  Search this
Landscape\California\San Diego  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\California  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from General Services Administration
Object number:
1971.447.45
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78108ae5b-70ff-4805-bd35-d347694f0c30
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.447.45

Noah Purifoy papers, 1935-1998, bulk 1971-1998

Creator:
Purifoy, Noah, 1917-2004  Search this
Purifoy, Noah, 1917-2004  Search this
Subject:
California Arts Council  Search this
Watts Towers Art Center  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
African American sculptors  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6193
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216448
AAA_collcode_purinoah
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216448
Online Media:

Industry

Artist:
Arthur Durston, born Farnsborough, England 1889-died Los Angeles, CA 1938  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
50 x 40 in. (127.0 x 101.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Cityscape  Search this
Occupation\industry  Search this
Figure group\female and child  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\California  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.92
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 35A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73aa7b431-b94a-4035-9b6c-46cc45300c25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.92
Online Media:

Signed Remembrance Handkerchief

Physical Description:
paint (overall material)
ink (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 16 in; 40.64 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
handkerchief
Date made:
circa 1940s
Credit Line:
gift of Donna Sugimoto
ID Number:
2016.0280.27
Accession number:
2016.0280
Catalog number:
2016.0280.27
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d374-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1819757

Signed Handkerchief of Appreciation from Prisoners of Barrack 19 in Santa Fe, New Mexico Alien Detention Camp for Mr. Shinsuke Sugimoto

Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
satin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 in x 16 in; 48.26 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
handkerchief
Date made:
circa 1942
Credit Line:
gift of Donna Sugimoto
ID Number:
2016.0280.28
Accession number:
2016.0280
Catalog number:
2016.0280.28
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d404-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1819759

Signed Remembrance Handkerchief from the Alien Detention Camp in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Physical Description:
paint (overall material)
ink (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 17 in; 45.72 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
handkerchief
Date made:
circa 1940s
Credit Line:
gift of Donna Sugimoto
ID Number:
2016.0280.26
Accession number:
2016.0280
Catalog number:
2016.0280.26
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d373-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1819754

Coit Tower, San Francisco

Artist:
Marguerite Redman Dorgeloh, born Watsonville, CA 1890-died Los Angeles County, CA 1944  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
14 1/2 in. × 11 in. (36.8 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca.1936
Topic:
Cityscape\California\San Francisco  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\tower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Michael J. Ettner
Object number:
2021.88.49
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk761b93d43-1158-4f39-b811-f95958cbfa16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2021.88.49

Bathydrilus parkeri

Collector:
Los Angeles County Sanitation District  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Depth (m):
30 - 30
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Slide
Type Citation:
Erséus, C. 1991. Records of the marine genus Bathydrilus (Oligochaeta : Tubificidae) from California, with descriptions of two new species. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 104 (3): 622-626.
Type Status:
Paratype
Place:
Palos Verdes Peninsula, Off Station Kou Radio Towers, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
Jul 1980
Common name:
Oligochaetes
Published Name:
Bathydrilus parkeri Erséus, 1991
USNM Number:
136574
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Annelida
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34fa78e82-3ee0-41fd-832e-f45a2b37eac3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_662545

Bathydrilus parkeri

Collector:
Los Angeles County Sanitation District  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Depth (m):
30 - 30
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Slide
Type Citation:
Erséus, C. 1991. Records of the marine genus Bathydrilus (Oligochaeta : Tubificidae) from California, with descriptions of two new species. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 104 (3): 622-626.
Type Status:
Holotype
Place:
Palos Verdes Peninsula, Off Station Kou Radio Towers, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
Jul 1980
Common name:
Oligochaetes
Published Name:
Bathydrilus parkeri Erséus, 1991
USNM Number:
136573
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Annelida
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c40c9315-1176-45a9-b2bd-4edde5cc3b75
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_662544

Complete Manhattan Tower, The

Recording artist:
Jenkins, Gordon  Search this
Manufacturer:
Capitol  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Date made:
1956
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert B. Campbell in memory of Dorothy and William Campbell
ID Number:
1996.3034.09205
Label number:
T766
Catalog number:
1996.3034.09205
Nonaccession number:
1996.3034
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-9b9e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1009751

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