Descriptive Entry Records in this record unit document the exhibition research and activities of the National Portrait Gallery and its Office of Exhibitions. Particularly well represented are exhibitions mounted between 1974 and 1976, with materials documenting research and publications on numerous artists, paintings, prints, broadsides, books, documents and letters. A large amount of correspondence reflects contacts with artists, donors, and national and international art institutions and galleries, and the public reactions to the exhibitions. The records provide documentation for the creation and preparation of exhibitions during two important periods in the United States history: exhibitions of African American art during the period immediately following the civil rights demonstrations of the 1960s, and exhibitions with themes and celebratory messages for the observance of the Bicentennial of the American Revolution in 1976. The records also document both the Gallery's history and ... Read More
The papers contain family correspondence, missionary correspondence, family papers, diaries, sermons, printed works, photoprints, and other materials documenting the lives and careers of Alfred Cox Roe, Emma Wickham Roe, Mary Abigail Roe, Walter Clark Roe, Mary Wickham Roe, Joseph Wickham Roe, Henry Roe Cloud, and several other Roe relatives. The Roe family papers have extensive material on family life, specifically concerning such subjects as relations between brothers and sisters and parents and children, courtship, marriage, stepmothering, health and illness, old age, death, and finances. The papers also document the educational, missionary, and pastoral careers of several members of the Roe family and the Indian mission work of the Women's Board of Domestic Missions of the Reformed Church in America.
Hagley Museum and Library - Manuscripts and Archives Department
Lanman & Kemp was a multi-generational family firm of wholesale druggists in New York City. Their records document the operations of the wholesale drug business in the years before the development of modern pharmaceuticals.
Scope and content noted from William J. Jackson Palmer Collection #477, Stephen Hart Library Published in The Denver Tribune Unknown Source N.D. 01/07/1907 Published in The Colorado Springs Gazette 03/09/1947 Published in The Denver Post Empire Magazine 03/14/1909 N.D. Published in The Rocky Mountain News Written/presented by Judge Wilson McCarthy 07/31/1932 N.D. N.D. Various newspapers Issued by the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum 13 14 15 16 17 1 1 Biographical Sketch Biographical Data Biogra ...
The collection consists of original family letters, bible records, legal documents, such as deeds and wills, and genealogical research notes and charts, relating principally to families of New York City and State. The materials range from 1654-2002, but date primarily from the 19th and 20th centuries
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Missouri Collection continues to have material added to the collection. New additions are placed at the end. Researchers should browse the index and folder lists to locate pertinent material. Audiovisual and oversize materials are listed after the folder list. FOLDER LIST f. 1 f. 2 f. 3 f. 4 f. 5 f. 6 f. 7 f. 8 f. 9 f. 10 f. 11 f. 12 f. 13 Sikeston Civic Club, 1955 (fashion show publicity material) Hardin Junior College, Mexico, 1926 (graduation scrapbook of Glovie Mab ...