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The Berkshire Museum, "The World of Tomorrow" Exhibition

Collection Creator:
McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 62-64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
The Elizabeth McCausland papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Elizabeth McCausland papers, 1838-1995, bulk 1920-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Elizabeth McCausland papers
Elizabeth McCausland papers / Series 9: Other Exhibition Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-mccaeliz-ref990
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
de Hauke, César  Search this
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L.  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Arenberg  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
MM. Jacques Seligmann & fils  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc  Search this
Topic:
Art  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212486
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Phyllis Diller’s Gag File

Manufacturer:
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 40 in x 17 1/4 in; 121.92 cm x 101.6 cm x 43.815 cm
Object Name:
file
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1962 - 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.01.01
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.01.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-40b6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218385
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Builders of the World of Tomorrow

Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 3 3/8 in; 10.795 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
Patch
Place made:
United States: New York, Queens
Date made:
1939-1940
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
New York World's Fair (1939)  Search this
Credit Line:
The Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the New York World's Fair 1939-1940
ID Number:
1990.0542.1153
Accession number:
1990.0542
1990.0542
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-9c3a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_741599

Norman Bel Geddes

Artist:
Paolo Garretto, 1903 - 1989  Search this
Publication:
New Yorker, founded 1925  Search this
Sitter:
Norman Bel Geddes, 21 Apr 1893 - 8 May 1958  Search this
Medium:
Opaque white, watercolor, pastel, lithographic crayon and gouache on illustration board
Dimensions:
Image (Image, Accurate): 34.5 x 21.3 cm (13 9/16 x 8 3/8")
Sheet (Sheet, Accurate): 38 x 25.5 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1940
Topic:
Norman Bel Geddes: Male  Search this
Norman Bel Geddes: Performing Arts\Scenographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.93.110
Restrictions & Rights:
© Conde Nast
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f0065813-08ee-421b-9589-d1914a4b2236
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.93.110

Negative Log Book Number 6, (74-1 to 74-12340)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1974
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB06]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367103
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Negative Log Book Number 11, (78-16863 to 79-13777)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1978
1978-1979
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB11]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367108
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Negative Log Book Number 18, (86-5143 to 88-15270)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1986
1986-1988
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB18]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367115
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Negative Log Book Number 25, (96-1 to 96-5308; 97-1 to 97-9659; 98-1 to 98-2669)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1996
1996-1998
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB25]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367123
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Encuentros II - National Identities and International Relations

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-03-27T20:28:21.000Z
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
americanartmuseum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_JbXXKSTbcJE

Your World of Tomorrow

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Author:
Gilbert Seldes, American, 1893–1970  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on paper
Type:
Exhibitions
Book
Object Name:
Book
Date:
1939
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Libraries, T785.B1 Y58 1939
Accession Number:
113.2018.1
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48aa01278-42e0-475e-a047-51849f5c8f3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_113.2018.1

The World of Tomorrow, 1789-1938

Object Name:
Peep-show
Type:
Peep-show
Date:
1939
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. E. Mcknight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1986-38-2
See more items in:
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/kq49b56818e-0a9e-43a0-8d2f-f7e6ea72ce51
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1986-38-2

Samuel Galloway Hibben (1888-1972)

Creator:
Westinghouse Electric Corporation  Search this
Subject:
Hibben, Samuel Galloway 1888-1972  Search this
Westinghouse Lamp Company  Search this
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1940
10/28/1940
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3866]
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_393671

1954: Joe Glazer: Folk Songs of the American Dream

Collection Musician:
Penn, Larry  Search this
McGee, Bobbie  Search this
Magpie  Search this
Killen, Louis  Search this
Collection Creator:
Collector Records  Search this
Glazer, Joe, 1918-2006  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
America, America--No Irish need apply--When I first came to this land--Oleanna--Starving to death on my government claim--Swing low, sweet chariot--Hard times in the mill--Babies in the mill--Anti-suffragette song--Brother, can you spare a dime?--Ida Mae (Social Security song)--It could be a wonderful world--I'll be home for Christmas--Twenty-two minutes from town--Truck driver man--Garbage--Touch tone telephone blues--I dreamed of Martin Luther King--The world of tomorrow--I wanna be President--The mill was made of marble
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322 for additional information.

Restrictions may apply concerning the use, duplication, or publication of items in the Collector Records business records. Please consult the archivists for additional information about the materials and their use.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
Collector Records business records, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Collector Records business records
Collector Records business records / Series 7: Published Audiorecordings
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-coll-ref4173

New York World's Fair the World of Tomorrow 1939

Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (1/2 size; Multi-color, 51 x 34 cm)
Container:
Map-folder 435
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Date:
1939
Image:
Main Image: The Trylon and Perisphere with spotlights, and silhouettes of planes, a train, a ship, and buildings
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 3378
General:
Issued by: New York World's Fair Corp.

Artist(s): Binder
Locale:
New York
Printing Info:
Printer: Grinnell Litho. Co. Inc., New York Other Printing Info: LIP & BA Union Label S.A. No. 1
Related Materials:
Duplicates: 3378, 3381, 7190

Condition differs: No
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. 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:
Exhibitions, Films, Publications  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 3: Between Wars / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref10292

New York World's Fair the World of Tomorrow 1939

Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (1/2 size; Multi-color, 76.5 x 51 cm)
Container:
Map-folder 435
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Date:
1939
Image:
Main Image: The Trylon and Perisphere with spotlights, and silhouettes of planes, a train, a ship, and buildings
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 3381
General:
Issued by: New York World's Fair Corp.

Artist(s): Binder
Locale:
New York
Note:
Same as Poster # 3378 except in a different size
Printing Info:
Printer: Grinnell Litho. Co. Inc., New York Other Printing Info: LIP & BA Union Label S.A. No. 1

Property of Princeton [...] Received JUN 20 1939
Related Materials:
Duplicates: 3378, 3381, 7190

Condition differs: No
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. 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:
Exhibitions, Films, Publications  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 3: Between Wars / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref10293

New York World's Fair the World of Tomorrow 1939

Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (1/8 size; Multi-color, 26.5 x 18 cm)
Container:
Box 28, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Date:
1939
Image:
Main Image: The Trylon and Perisphere in spotlights as a train, boat, and planes go by it
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 7190
General:
Issued by: New York World's Fair Corporation

Artist(s): Binder
Locale:
New York
Printing Info:
Printer: Grinnell Litho. Co. Inc., New York Other Printing Info: LIP & BA Union Label S.A. No. 1

Property of Princeton [...] Received JUN 20 1939
Related Materials:
Duplicates: 3378, 3381, 7190

Condition differs: No
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. 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:
Exhibitions, Films, Publications  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 3: Between Wars / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref10294

All's Fair: The President Opens the World of Tomorrow

Collection Collector:
Orth, Edward J.  Search this
Exhibition Collectors Historical Organization  Search this
Extent:
1 Reel (16mm, black & white, silent print, 500 feet)
Container:
Reel OF 560.12
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Reels
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Appears to be a comp. reel of professional fair footage including: FDR on opening day, closing day, other fair scenes, "described by Andre Baruch", last half is a copy of "The World of Tomorrow"
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow. Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment, please inquire. Do not use when original materials are available on reference video or audio tapes.
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.
Collection Citation:
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the New York World's Fair, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the World's Fair
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the World's Fair / Series 10: Audio Visual Materials / 10.1: Moving Image
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0560-ref2253

New York World's Fair (World of Tomorrow)

Collection Collector:
Orth, Edward J.  Search this
Exhibition Collectors Historical Organization  Search this
Extent:
1 Reel (, 16mm, black & white, silent print, 400 feet)
Container:
Reel OF 560.13
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Reels
Scope and Contents:
Including: "Savoy-World's Greatest Colored Dancers"
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow. Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment, please inquire. Do not use when original materials are available on reference video or audio tapes.
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.
Collection Citation:
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the New York World's Fair, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the World's Fair
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the World's Fair / Series 10: Audio Visual Materials / 10.1: Moving Image
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0560-ref2254

New York World's Fair (World of Tomorrow)

Collection Collector:
Orth, Edward J.  Search this
Exhibition Collectors Historical Organization  Search this
Extent:
1 Reel (16mm, black & white, silent print, 346 feet)
Container:
Reel OF 560.15
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Reels
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow. Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment, please inquire. Do not use when original materials are available on reference video or audio tapes.
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.
Collection Citation:
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the New York World's Fair, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the World's Fair
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the World's Fair / Series 10: Audio Visual Materials / 10.1: Moving Image
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0560-ref2256

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