Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
40 documents - page 1 of 2

Hilaire Hiler papers

Creator:
Hiler, Hilaire, 1898-1966  Search this
Names:
America's Artists in Particular  Search this
Foundation for Integrated Education  Search this
Birren, Faber, 1900-  Search this
Boldt, O'Brien  Search this
Boyle, Kay, 1902  Search this
Connelly, Marc, 1890-  Search this
Crosby, Caresse, 1892-  Search this
Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965  Search this
Cunningham, Ben, 1904-1975  Search this
Ferren, John, 1905-1970  Search this
Flax, Jerome  Search this
Herz, Jay H.  Search this
Hiler, Hilaire, 1898-1966  Search this
Hiler, Hilaire, 1898-1966 -- Color and design : a structuralist approach  Search this
Hirschfeld, Al  Search this
Holty, Carl, 1900-1973  Search this
Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909-1999  Search this
Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001  Search this
Kuh, Katharine  Search this
Lavell, Charles  Search this
Lebrun, Rico, 1900-1964  Search this
Levi, Albert William, 1911-  Search this
Léger, Fernand, 1881-1955  Search this
Mathews, Paul  Search this
Miller, Henry, 1891-1980  Search this
Moran, Jim  Search this
Rattner, Abraham  Search this
Ray, Man, 1890-1976  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967  Search this
Schapiro, Meyer, 1904-  Search this
Schnakenberg, H. E. (Henry Ernest), 1892-1970  Search this
Snow, C. P. (Charles Percy), 1905-  Search this
Varèse, Edgard, 1883-1965  Search this
Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946  Search this
Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963  Search this
Wittenborn, George, 1905-1974  Search this
Extent:
3.4 Linear feet ((on 6 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1925-1966
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; printed materials; art works and miscellaneous papers.
REELS D302-D302a: Correspondence, some dating from Hiler's years in Paris in the 1920s; autobiographical and biographical material; published articles by Hiler, "Costumes and Ideologies," "Some Associative Aspects of Color," "Structuralism," "The Search for a Method of Graphic Expression," and "The Origin and Development of Structural Design;" the book Why Abstract, co-authored by him; exhibition catalogs; magazine articles on and about him; and miscellaneous papers. Some material on D302 has been duplicated on reel D302a.
Correspondents include: Faber Birren, Kay Boyle, Marc Connelly, Caresse Crosby, Nancy Cunard (11 items), Ben Cunningham (to Hiler's daughter), John Ferren, Al Hirschfeld, Carl Holty (5 items, up to 14 p. each), Robert Bruce Inverarity, Gyorgy Kepes, Katharine Kuh, Rico Lebrun, Fernand Leger, Albert W. Levi, Paul Mathews, Henry Miller, Abraham Rattner, Man Ray, Ad Reinhardt, Meyer Schapiro, Charles P. Snow, Edgar Varese, Herbert G. Wells, and William Carlos Williams.
In the 5 Holty letters, up to 14 p. each, Holty comments on aesthetics, color theory, the work of Abraham Rattner, Holty's painting, the history of modern art after WWII, and his trip across America with Henry Miller and Rattner.
REELS 611-614: Personal and business correspondence, bills and receipts, certificates, licenses, membership cards; 2 sketchbooks, and 17 loose sketches, many with notes and instructions; 3 notebooks, containing miscellaneous writings, clippings and sketches; 37 illustrations and diagrams, possibly for a book; 119 miscellaneous items relating to color and design; articles and short stories; writings on structuralism, including a copy of the typescript for COLOR AND DESIGN: A STRUCTURALIST APPROACH; a typed draft of Hiler's autobiography (292 p.); 14 exhibition catalogs and announcements; 20 clippings, and printed material; and miscellaneous papers.
Correspondents include America's Artists in Particular (organization), O'Brien Boldt, Kay Boyle, Ben Cunningham, Jerome Flax, the Foundation for Intergrated Education, Jay H. Herz, Gyorgy Kepes, Charles Lavell, Jim Moran, Henry Schnakenberg, and George Wittenborn.
Biographical / Historical:
Mural painter, designer, decorator, writer; New York, N.Y. and Paris.
Provenance:
Donated 1967-1968 by Hilaire Hiler.
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:
Artists -- France -- Paris  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.hilehila
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hilehila

The Invisible Man

Author:
Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946  Search this
Collection Creator:
W. Atlee Burpee Company  Search this
Burpee, W. Atlee (Washington Atlee), 1858-1915  Search this
Burpee, David, 1893-1980  Search this
James Vick's Sons (Rochester, N.Y.).  Search this
Wm. Henry Maule (Firm)  Search this
Extent:
1 Book
Container:
Box 14
Type:
Archival materials
Books
Date:
1897
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images 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.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, W. Atlee Burpee & Company Records.
See more items in:
W. Atlee Burpee & Company records
W. Atlee Burpee & Company records / Series 6: Burpee Family Papers / 6.2: W. Atlee Burpee (1858-1915)
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-bur-ref997

Old time radio. Science fiction [sound recording]

Title:
Science fiction
Author:
Welles, Orson 1915-1985  Search this
Readick, Frank  Search this
Collins, Ray 1889-1965  Search this
Ashdowne, Iza  Search this
Hannah, Beverly  Search this
Winslowe, Paula  Search this
Baer, Parley  Search this
McVey, Eve  Search this
De Cordoba, Pedro 1881-1950  Search this
Holmes, Wendell  Search this
Kapell, Peter  Search this
Zuckert, Bill  Search this
Janney, Leon  Search this
Donley, Robert  Search this
Bell, Ralph  Search this
Holland, Charlotte  Search this
Tarplin, Maurice  Search this
Dehner, John  Search this
Dobkin, Lawrence  Search this
Ellis, Georgia  Search this
Lewis, Elliott  Search this
Merrill, Lou  Search this
Lee, Irvin  Search this
Lockhart, Gene 1891-1957  Search this
Woodson, Buddy  Search this
McIntire, John  Search this
Nolan, Jeanette 1911-1998  Search this
Conried, Hans  Search this
Kearns, Joseph 1904-1962  Search this
Martin, Ian narrator  Search this
Miner, Jan  Search this
Adams, Inge  Search this
De Koven, Roger  Search this
Buka, Donald  Search this
Bradbury, Ray 1920-2012  Search this
Oboler, Arch 1907-1987  Search this
Amari, Carl  Search this
Talbot, Bruce  Search this
Tollin, Anthony  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946 War of the worlds  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946 Time machine  Search this
Verne, Jules 1828-1905 Vingt mille lieues sous les mers  Search this
Physical description:
4 sound discs (5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Sound recordings
Date:
1995
1996
P1995-p1996
Topic:
Science fiction radio programs  Search this
Radio plays, American  Search this
Radio adaptations  Search this
Call number:
disc 000202
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_548133

Old time radio. Science fiction [sound recording]

Title:
Science fiction
Author:
Welles, Orson 1915-1985  Search this
Readick, Frank  Search this
Collins, Ray 1889-1965  Search this
Ashdowne, Iza  Search this
Hannah, Beverly  Search this
Winslowe, Paula  Search this
Baer, Parley  Search this
McVey, Eve  Search this
De Cordoba, Pedro 1881-1950  Search this
Holmes, Wendell  Search this
Kapell, Peter  Search this
Zuckert, Bill  Search this
Janney, Leon  Search this
Donley, Robert  Search this
Bell, Ralph  Search this
Holland, Charlotte  Search this
Tarplin, Maurice  Search this
Dehner, John  Search this
Dobkin, Lawrence  Search this
Ellis, Georgia  Search this
Lewis, Elliott  Search this
Merrill, Lou  Search this
Lee, Irvin  Search this
Lockhart, Gene 1891-1957  Search this
Woodson, Buddy  Search this
McIntire, John  Search this
Nolan, Jeanette 1911-1998  Search this
Conried, Hans  Search this
Kearns, Joseph 1904-1962  Search this
Martin, Ian narrator  Search this
Miner, Jan  Search this
Adams, Inge  Search this
De Koven, Roger  Search this
Buka, Donald  Search this
Bradbury, Ray 1920-2012  Search this
Oboler, Arch 1907-1987  Search this
Amari, Carl  Search this
Talbot, Bruce  Search this
Tollin, Anthony  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946 War of the worlds  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946 Time machine  Search this
Verne, Jules 1828-1905 Vingt mille lieues sous les mers  Search this
Physical description:
4 sound cassettes (5 hr.) : analog, Dolby processed
Type:
Sound recordings
Date:
1995
1996
P1995-p1996
Topic:
Science fiction radio programs  Search this
Radio plays, American  Search this
Radio adaptations  Search this
Call number:
ptp 000116
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_548177

(left to right): Sir Richard Arman Gregory (1864-1952), his wife Dorothy Page Gregory (Lady Gregory), and writer H.G. (Herbert George) Wells (1866-1946)

Creator:
Davis, Watson 1896-1967  Search this
Subject:
Gregory, Dorothy Page  Search this
Gregory, Richard Sir 1864-1952  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
British Association for the Advancement of Science  Search this
Royal College of Science (Great Britain)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1938
August 1938
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-2095]
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_297378

The war in the air, and particularly how Mr. Bert Smallways fared while it lasted, by H. G. Wells; with illustrations by A. C. Michael

Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Ill:
Michael, A. C (Arthur C.)  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 389, [3] p. [16] leaves of plates. illus. 20 cm
Type:
Fiction
Date:
1908
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Adventure stories, English  Search this
Call number:
PR5774 .W373 1908
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_549464

The open conspiracy : blue prints for a world revolution / H.G. Wells

Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Bookjacket designer:
Kauffer, E. McKnight (Edward McKnight) 1890-1954  Search this
Publisher:
Victor Gollancz Ltd.  Search this
Printer:
Camelot Press Ltd.  Search this
Papermaker:
Spalding & Hodge  Search this
Binder:
Leighton-Straker Bookbinding Co.  Search this
Physical description:
156 pages ; 19 cm
Type:
Texts
Date:
1928
Topic:
Utopias  Search this
Sociology  Search this
Social problems  Search this
Call number:
HX811 .W45 1928
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104230

Tono-Bungay / H.G. Wells ; with an introduction by Norman H. Strouse & illustrated by Lynton Lamb

Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Strouse, Norman H  Search this
Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress) DLC  Search this
Illustrator:
Lamb, Lynton  Search this
Book designer:
Clarke, Bert  Search this
Printer:
Clarke & Way  Search this
Thistle Press  Search this
Former owner:
Limited Editions Club DLC  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 395 pages, [15] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Type:
Fiction
Satire
Science fiction
Place:
England
Date:
1960
Topic:
Patent medicines--Marketing  Search this
Pharmaceutical industry  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089092

The Cone (H.G. Wells)/ Ms. Amsworth (E.F. Benson) [sound recording]

Artist:
House, Wallace  Search this
Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Benson, E. F. (Edward Frederic) 1867-1940  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 10 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Topic:
Spoken word  Search this
Literature  Search this
Authors  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-10RR-0350
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_317740

Alvin Langdon Coburn and H.G. Wells : the photographer and the novelist

Author:
Coburn, Alvin Langdon 1882-1966  Search this
Krannert Art Museum  Search this
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library  Search this
Subject:
Coburn, Alvin Langdon 1882-1966  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Physical description:
79 p. : ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1997
C1997
Topic:
Photography, Modern  Search this
Call number:
TR647 .C5984 1997
TR647 .C63 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_802780

The science of life : a summary of contemporary knowledge about life and its possibilities / by H.G. Wells, Julian Huxley, [and] G.P. Wells

Title:
Science of life
Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Huxley, Julian 1887-1975  Search this
Wells, G. P (George Philip)  Search this
Ill:
Brightwell, L. R (Leonard Robert)  Search this
Former owner:
Collette, Bruce B. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. (992 p.), [31] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1929
1930
[1929-1930]
Topic:
Biology  Search this
Life (Biology)  Search this
Call number:
QH309 .W4 1929X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_735966

The war in the air / by H.G. Wells

Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Former owner:
Kollsman, Otto E. DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[2], 377, [7] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 16 cm
Type:
Fiction
Date:
1914
[1914]
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Adventure stories, English  Search this
Call number:
PR5774 .W373 1914
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_614713

The complete war of the worlds : Mars' invasion of Earth from H.G. Wells to Orson Welles / Brian Holmsten & Alex Lubertozzi, editors ; Ray Bradbury, foreword ; Ben Bova, afterword ; John Callaway, narration

Title:
War of the worlds
Author:
Holmsten, Brian  Search this
Lubertozzi, Alex  Search this
Subject:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946 War of the worlds  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946 Views on war  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946 Adaptations  Search this
Welles, Orson 1915-1985 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 201 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 28 x 25 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Type:
Books
Place:
Mars (Planet)
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Science fiction, English--History and criticism  Search this
Imaginary wars and battles in literature  Search this
Science fiction radio programs  Search this
In literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_627162

The panic broadcast / Howard Koch

Title:
Invasion from Mars
Author:
Koch, Howard  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946 War of the worlds  Search this
Koch, Howard Invasion from Mars  Search this
Subject:
Welles, Orson 1915-1985  Search this
Physical description:
163 p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 18 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1970
C1970
Topic:
Radio plays  Search this
Call number:
PN1991.77.I5 K76 1970
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_501290

The time machine : an invention : a critical text of the 1895 London first edition, with an introduction and appendices / H.G. Wells ; edited by Leon Stover

Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Stover, Leon E  Search this
Subject:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946 Time machine  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 258 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Fiction
Science fiction
Date:
1995
1895
©1996
Topic:
Time travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_561679

New York [microform] / by Alvin Langdon Coburn ; with a foreword by H.G. Wells

Author:
Coburn, Alvin Langdon 1882-1966  Search this
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Physical description:
10 p., 20 leaves of plates : ill
Type:
Microforms
Pictorial works
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1981
1911
[1911?]
Call number:
TR15 .H5810 no. 407
mfm 814
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_376709

The war of the worlds / H.G. Wells

Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Physical description:
191 p. ; 18 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1975
Call number:
PS3545.W454 W25 1975
PS3545.W454W25 1975
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_205963

The science of life [by] H.G. Wells ... Julian S. Huxley ... G.P. Wells ..

Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Huxley, Julian 1887-1975  Search this
Wells, G. P (George Philip)  Search this
Physical description:
4 v. col. fronts., illus., plates, ports., diagrs. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1931
Topic:
Biology  Search this
Life (Biology)  Search this
Call number:
QH309.W4 1931X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_235683

Textbook of zoology, by H.G. Wells ... and A.M. Davies ... Revised and rewritten by J.T. Cunningham ... and W.H. Leigh-Sharpe ..

Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Davies, A. M  Search this
Physical description:
[i]-viii, 366 p. illus. 18 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1898
[1898]
Topic:
Zoology--Study and teaching  Search this
Call number:
QL47 .W4 1898Z
QL47.W4 1898Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_238575

Experiment in autobiography; discoveries and conclusions of a very ordinary brain (since 1866) by H.G. Wells

Author:
Wells, H. G (Herbert George) 1866-1946  Search this
Physical description:
xi p., 1 l., 718 p. front., illus. (facsims.) plates, ports. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1934
Call number:
PR5776.A5 1934aX
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_255785

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By