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William Reese Co.

 Organization

Found in 34 Collections and/or Records:

Alger Leroy Adams and Jessie M. Wells Adams papers

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-4335
Overview: Photographs and photograph albums, scrapbooks, personal papers, and other materials relating to Reverend Alger Leroy Adams, Jessie M. Wells Adams, and the Daniels family, circa 1860s-1997.Materials relating to Alger Adams include a caricature of Adams, scrapbook of Adams’s columns for the Amsterdam News, a photograph of Adams’s colleague and society editor for Ebony magazine Gerri Major, and a letter of congratulations upon Adams’s receiving of an honorary degree....
Dates: circa 1860s-1997

Harry Adams photographs

 Collection
Call Number: WA Photos 589
Overview: Photographs prints created and collected by Harry Adams, 1943-1985, that chiefly document events, activities, and individuals related to the African American community in the Los Angeles metropolitan area of California and his career as a professional photographer as well as his work for African American newspapers including the California Eagle and Los Angeles Sentinel.
Dates: 1943-1985, bulk 1951-1985

African-American beauty pageant and fashion show ephemera

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2018-jwj-0025
Dates: 1943-1985, bulk 1951-1985

Bellow, Saul. [Writer and his country:] Jefferson lecture, ms., corrected and signed

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2008-ycal-22546
Dates: 1943-1985, bulk 1951-1985

Besso system of beauty culture

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2017-jwj-0020
Dates: 1943-1985, bulk 1951-1985

Charles R. Wright scrapbook

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2017-jwj-0018
Dates: 1943-1985, bulk 1951-1985

Dizzy Gillespie musical scores

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2022-jwj-0016
Dates: 1943-1985, bulk 1951-1985

Harvey Saul Columbus and Cal Potts photographs

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2023-wa-0010
Dates: 1943-1985, bulk 1951-1985

Makiko Ichiyasu photograph albums of California

 Collection
Call Number: WA Photos 1271
Overview: Photograph albums compiled by Makiko Ichiyasu of life in southern California, 1922-1945. Depicted are Ichiyasu, relatives, and acquaintances, as well as Young Women’s Christian Association events. Identified locations include San Francisco, Los Angeles, Watsonville, Sonora, and Russian River. One album documents Ichiyasu’s travels to Hawaii with YWCA acquaintances (Box 3); another documents her travels with friends to Arizona and Utah (Box 5). Multiple photographs appear to have been taken in...
Dates: 1922-1945

William Henry Jackson photographs of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico, Utah, and Mexico

 Collection
Call Number: WA Photos Folio 215
Overview: Photographs taken by William Henry Jackson and published by W.H. Jackson & Co. of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico, Utah, and Mexico, circa 1880s.
Dates: circa 1880s

James, Henry, 1843-1916. 1 ALS to William James, Jr.

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2008-ycal-22670
Dates: circa 1880s

James, William, 1842-1910. 1 ALS to [William James, Jr.], fragment

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2008-ycal-22669
Dates: circa 1880s

Jan family correspondence

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2022-wa-0038
Dates: circa 1880s

Joe C. Brown papers

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2022-jwj-0015
Dates: circa 1880s

Katherine Dunham photographs and printed material

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2022-jwj-0014
Dates: circa 1880s

Lewis Garrand Clarke photograph

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2022-jwj-0020
Dates: circa 1880s

Margaret Ross and Lois Miller travel diary

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2022-wa-0058
Dates: circa 1880s

Geoffrey O'Hara cylinder recordings and lantern slides of Navajo Indians

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-2625
Content Description: Cylinder recordings of Navajo Indian songs, probably complied by Geoffrey O'Hara, and lantern slides of Navajo Indians in Arizona, circa 1913-1914. The recordings consist chiefly of songs related to the Navajo Yeibichai ceremony. Singers include Robert Dayea, Shay Milford, and Miguelito (also known as Red Point). Lantern slides include informal portraits of Navajo men, women, and children in Fort Defiance and at the Hubbell Trading Post in Ganado. The collection also includes a portrait of...
Dates: circa 1913-1914

Philosophy and opinions of Marcus Garvey

 Unprocessed/Unavailable
Call Number: 2017-jwj-0019
Dates: circa 1913-1914