COLLECTIONS: 7071 - 7080 of 7917
Overview: Project files, architectural drawings, sketches, photographs aperture cards, clippings, correspondence, published and unpublished texts drawn from the professional files of architects Alison and Peter Smithson.
Overview: The collection includes sketchbooks, photographs, and slides of many of his projects; and publications and clippings by and about Franzen and his work; as well as material related to his furniture and industrial design.
The Archives of Rudolph and Leopold Blaschka and the Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants
Scope and Contents: Includes curatorial files containing primarily correspondence and photographs relating to the acquisiton, display and research of the Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants. Major correspondents include the creators of the glass flowers, the Blaschkas; the donors, Elizabeth and Mary Lee Ware; museum directors George Lincoln Goodale and Oakes Ames; and various individuals relating information, or with inquiries about the collection. Photographs include about 50 glass plate negatives...
FOUND IN: Dumbarton Oaks ICFACollection Identifier: MS.BZ.004
Scope and Contents: This collection contains fieldwork records and papers produced by the staff of the Byzantine Institute and Dumbarton Oaks, as well as Thomas Whittemore and Paul Underwood, between the 1920s and 2000s. It is comprised of correspondence, minutes, financial records, logbooks, fieldwork notebooks, research notes, ground plans, maps, oversize drawings, tracings, paintings, photographs, films, newspaper clippings, and publication materials. The collection is organized by the method of creation and...
Overview: Correspondence, reports, photographs and ephemera related to the International Congress of Modern Architecture, drawn from the files of Josep Lluís Sert, who was both a founding member of the organization and its president (1947-1956).
FOUND IN: Arnold Arboretum ArchivesCollection Identifier: I A-3
Abstract: The collection contains records of the legal dispute between The Association for the Arnold Arboretum, Inc. and the President and Fellows of Harvard College that became widely known as “The Arnold Arboretum Controversy.” After a protracted legal battle the outcome was finally adjudicated by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court in 1966.
FOUND IN: Loeb Music LibraryCollection Identifier: AWM RL 16252 - 16357, AWM V 11592 - 11597
Overview: This collection contains original field recordings by ethnomusicologist Eduard Yefimovich Alekseyev. The recordings were made in various regions in Russia, and primarily represent the musical culture of the Yakut (Sakha) peoples, as well of Crimean Tartar and Ukrainian peoples.
FOUND IN: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe InstituteCollection Identifier: MC 256
Overview: Carbon copy of the dissertation, The Educational Career of Susan Miller Dorsey, by Georgette Foster McGregor, educator and superintendent of Los Angeles public schools.