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Nathaniel T. Allen collection

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Call Number: GEN MSS 1401
Overview: The collection contains correspondence, writings, and other papers of educator and social reformer Nathaniel T. Allen, and biographical and research materials about him. Manuscripts in each series are accompanied by additional photocopied materials, some annotated by an unidentified researcher; for most, locations of originals are unidentified.
Dates: 1834-2009, bulk 1843-1903

American Architecture Medium Format Photograph Collection

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Call Number: VRC 67
Overview: Collection black and white and color reproductions of American architecture from the Colonial period through the present, with an emphasis on 19th and 20th century buildings. Content varies from original photographic prints to reproductions from magazines and other published sources.
Dates: 1900-2005

American Fund for French Wounded Collection

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Call Number: Ms Coll 56
Overview: The American Fund for French Wounded (AFFW), founded in 1915, by American women living abroad, was a women's relief agency to aid wounded soldiers in France in World War I. The materials in this collection originated from the Paris Depot of the organization and include correspondence, circulars, newsletters, and images.
Dates: 1915-1918

American Painting Section of the Mounted Photograph Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 1
Overview: Consists of reproductive photographs of original paintings from a variety of countries, cultures, time periods and in a variety of styles.
Dates: circa 1900-2005

Ancient Architecture Photograph Collection

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Call Number: VRC 26
Overview: Collection consists of black and white and color reproductions of ancient architecture. Content varies from original photographic prints to reproductions from magazines and other published sources. Some sections have accompanying clippings folders.
Dates: circa 1900-2005

Ancient Painting Photograph Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 15
Overview: Collection consists of color and black and white reproductions of ancient painting (Classical and Ancient Near Eastern). Content varies from original photographic prints to reproductions from magazines and other published sources. Some sections have accompanying clippings folders.
Dates: 1900-2005

Andrew Smith Gallery records

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Call Number: WA MSS S-3056
Scope and Contents: Business records, publications, catalogs, promotional ephemera, printed material, photographs, electronic media, and other papers by or relating to the Andrew Smith Gallery, Inc.
Dates: 1974-2013

James Rowland Angell personal papers

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Call Number: MS 2
Overview: Correspondence, which makes up the bulk of the papers, together with writings, speeches, reports, printed matter and photographs. The family correspondence contains a long series of letters (1890-1894) from Marion Isabel Watrous before her marriage to Angell in 1894. Prominent among his professional correspondents are Charles Bakewell, John Dewey, William James, A.H. Pierce and George Dudley Seymour. Also included are papers relating to Angell's inauguration as president of Yale University and...
Dates: 1833-1986, bulk 1880-1947

Applied and Decorative Arts Medium Format Photograph Collection

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Call Number: VRC 9
Overview: Collection of medium format mounted black and white and color reproductions of Western applied and decorative arts, predominantly European. Content varies from original photographic prints to reproductions from magazines and other published sources. Some sections have accompanying clippings folders.
Dates: circa 1900-2005

Applied and decorative arts photograph collection (medals-musical instruments)

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Call Number: VRC 6.2
Overview: Collection of mounted black and white and color reproductions of applied and decorative arts, predominantly European and American. Content varies from original photographic prints to reproductions from magazines and other published sources. Some sections have accompanying clippings folders.
Dates: circa1900-2005

Applied and decorative arts photograph collection (armor-manuscripts).

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Call Number: VRC 6.1
Overview: Collection of mounted black and white and color reproductions of applied and decorative arts, predominantly European and American. Content varies from original photographic prints to reproductions from magazines and other published sources. Some sections have accompanying clippings folders.
Dates: circa 1900-2005

Applied and decorative arts photograph collection (rugs-woodworking)

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 6.4
Overview: Collection of mounted black and white and color reproductions of applied and decorative arts, predominantly European and American. Content varies from original photographic prints to reproductions from magazines and other published sources. Some sections have accompanying clippings folders.
Dates: circa 1900-2005

David Ernest Apter papers

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Call Number: MS 1806
Overview: The collection consists of photographs taken by David E. Apter from 1951 to 1960 in the African countries of Ghana (formerly known as the Gold Coast), Nigeria, Rwanda, Uganda, and Benin (formerly known as Dahomey), during the buildup of nationalism and the start of independence. The photographs portray scenes of everyday life in these countries. The collection also includes two photographs of David Apter, taken by Eleanor Apter in 1953 in Achimota, Gold Coast, and by Larissa Leclair in 2002...
Dates: 1920-2002, bulk 1951-1960

Architecture Medium Format Photograph Collection

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Call Number: VRC 51
Overview: Collection consists of medium format mounted black and white and color reproductions of architecture worldwide. Content varies from original photographic prints to reproductions from magazines and other published sources. Some sections have accompanying clippings folders.
Dates: circa 1900-2005

Architecture Postcard Collection

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Call Number: VRC 10
Overview: Collection of black and white and color commercial postcards from the 19th and 20th centuries largely of buildings and architectural views worldwide.
Dates: ca. 1880-1960

Eve Arnold papers

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Call Number: YCAL MSS 611
Overview: The Eve Arnold Papers contains her photographs, contact sheets, negatives, slides, transparencies, diaries, film production files, correspondence, writings by and about Arnold, printed materials, and ephemera that document her career as a member of the Magnum Photos cooperative. In addition, the collection contains audiovisual materials including motion picture film, videocassettes, sound recordings, and computer media.
Dates: 1950-2005

Yale University Art Gallery photographs and film

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Call Number: RU 622
Overview: The materials consist of photographs, drawings and one 16mm film documenting the two stages of construction of the Yale University Art Gallery (Gallery of Fine Arts).
Dates: 1925-1953

Art of Latin America since Independence Photograph Collection

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Call Number: VRC 307
Overview: Collection of 380 black and white mounted and labeled photographs from the exhibition Art of Latin America since Independence, Yale University Art Gallery and The University of Texas Art Museum, 1966. The original exhibition list includes 395 works. Fifteen items lost or missing at time of LSF transfer in 2007. Partially illustrated exhibition catalog included with this collection in Box 1: Author: Catlin, Stanton L. (Stanton Loomis), Title: Art of Latin America since independence, by Stanton...
Dates: ca. 1966

Arts of Asia Photograph Collection

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Call Number: VRC 706
Overview: Collection of 61 (mostly black-and-white) photographs of ceramics, metalwork, painting, and sculpture from Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, China, and Japan.
Dates: ca. 1950-2000

Arts of China Photograph Collection

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Call Number: VRC 702
Overview: Collection of photographs and slides of Chinese art consisting of the following sub-collections: (702-1) Chinese Painting Photograph Collection (Research Files), (702-2) Moore Photograph Collection of Oriental Art, (702-3) Ellsworth Collection of Chinese Painting, 1800-1950; (702-4) Cahill Photograph Collection, (702-5) National Palace Museum Photographs, (702-6) Chinese Painting Photographs (Barnhart Requests), (702-7) C.C. Wang Family Collection, NY; (702-8) Hangchow (Hangzhou) Album, (702-9)...
Dates: ca. 1100 BCE -1950 CE