Tiffany and Company

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Tiffany and Company was was founded in 1837 by the jeweler Charles Lewis Tiffany. It started as a stationary and fine goods store and named "Tiffany, Young and Ellis" for its three founders. It changed its name in 1853 when Charles Tiffany took control and established the firm's emphasis on jewelry. In addition to jewelry, Tiffany supplied the Union Army with swords, flags and surgical implements during the Civil War and designed the "Tiffany Cross" Medal of Honor in 1919.
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creatorOf E.W. Hoyt & Co. Calendar collection, 1858-ongoing (bulk 1878-1989) The Henry Ford, Benson Ford Research Center
referencedIn USS New Mexico Silver Service Records, 1918-1998 The Palace of the Governors, Fray Angelico Chavez History Library.
referencedIn Hoving, Walter, Thomas : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn William Pahlmann Associates. Publicity books of William Pahlmann Associates, 1936-1976. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Papers of Ethan Allen Hitchcock. 1835 - 1909. Medals and Other Artifacts. 1889 - 1907. William McKinley Medal
creatorOf Tiffany and Company. Letter : New York, to L. Graham, 1859 Mar. 21 / Tiffany & Co. Cleveland Public Library, Main Library
referencedIn Hand, Learned. Learned Hand papers. 1840-1961. Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Riggs, Karrick Van Zandt. Marriage certificate, 1884 Nov. 17. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Clark, Robert Sterling, 1877-1956. Sterling and Francine Clark Papers: Financial Series, 1903-1955 (bulk 1921-1954) Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
creatorOf USS New Mexico Silver Service records, 1918-1998. Museum of New Mexico Library
referencedIn Kunz, George Frederick,. Papers, 1879-1932. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Ingalls, Mabel Satterlee,. Two feather fans from the collection of Louisa P. Satterlee [realia]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Bissell, W. H. A., Bishop. King-Hale-Douglass family papers, 1789-1941. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Clearwater, Alphonso Trumpbour, 1848-1933. Papers, 1901-1933. Winterthur Library
creatorOf Tiffany and Company. Institutional file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf United States Steel Corporation. J. Pierpont Morgan's menu for the annual dinner of the United States Steel Corporation : New York, 1908 Jan. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Woodbridge Bingham Papers, 1876-1986 Bancroft Library
creatorOf Tiffany & Co. (N.Y.). [Miscellaneous pamphlets, etc.], 1876- . Chicago History Museum
referencedIn Diary, 1872 Oct. 28-1873 Dec. 31. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library. Princeton artwork collection, circa 1879-1988. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Fulton County Museum & Archives (Wauseon, Ohio). Fulton County Museum & Archives collection, 1830-present. Fulton County Museum & Archives
referencedIn Robert Moran papers, 1889-1925 University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
referencedIn Gene Moore, Tiffany & Company Photographs, 1955-1995 National Museum of American History (U.S.). Archives Center
creatorOf Thayer, Henry Bates, 1858-1936. Correspondence. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society. Tribute on the death of J. Pierpont Morgan : New York : illuminated calligraphic manuscript, 1913 Apr. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf New England Society in the City of New York. [A collection of Annual Festival material sent in boxes to members of the New England Society in the City of New York]. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Tiffany and Company,. Holder, Match [realia]. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
creatorOf Mounted Police Association of Greater New York. [A collection of materials relating to William F. King, first president of the Merchants' Association of New York]. New-York Historical Society Library
referencedIn Douglas Tilden Papers, 1860-1970 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886. Chester Alan Arthur papers, 1847-1886. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Osborne, Charles. Papers and drawings, [ca. 1870-ca. 1920]. Winterthur Library
referencedIn Brackett, George Augustus, 1836-1921. George A. Brackett papers, 1858-1920. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
referencedIn General Records, 1919 - 1999 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Order of the Founders and Patriots of America. New York Society. New York Society of the Order of Founders and Patriots records, 1896-1952. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Joseph Clark Grew papers, 1904-1948. Houghton Library
creatorOf Hoffman, Samuel Verplanck, 1802-1880. Samuel V. Hoffman tax receipts, 1860-1866. New-York Historical Society Library
referencedIn Buck, Johannes Sybrandt, 1895-. Papers, 1926-1932. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf National City Bank of New York. Tribute on the death of J. Pierpont Morgan : New York : illuminated calligraphic manuscript, 1913 Apr. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn William John Fielding Papers, 1911-1986 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
creatorOf Charles A. Templeton Inc. Trade catalogs of department stores and mail-order, 1879-1930. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
referencedIn Simons, T. Grange (Thomas Grange), 1843-1927. Letters, 1879-1892. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Pichon, Jérôme, baron, 1812-1896. Letters to Paul Eudel, 1875-1885. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Bates Worldwide, Inc. Records, 1934-2003 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf New England Society in the City of New York. [A collection of information pertaining to the New England Society in the City of New York]. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf A.C. Becken (Firm). Trade catalogs of jewelry, 1877-1976. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
creatorOf Clark, Robert Sterling, 1877-1956. Sterling and Francine Clark Papers: Diaries Series, 1923-1949. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Fielding, William J. (William John), 1886-. Papers, 1912-1973. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Kunz, George Frederick, 1856-1932. Papers, 1879-1932. American Museum of Natural History
creatorOf Tiffany and Company. Two silver butter knives marked with the initials JPM [J. Pierpont Morgan] [realia]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Tiffany and Company,. Case, Cigarette [realia]. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn New York Society of the Order of Founders and Patriots records, 1896-1952 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Playing Card and Game Collection, 1549-present (Bulk 1800-1899) © 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn J. Walter Thompson Company. Account Files, 1885-2008 and undated, bulk 1920-1995 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Papers of Ethan Allen Hitchcock. 1835 - 1909. Medals and Other Artifacts. 1889 - 1907. Benjamin Franklin Second Centennial Birthday Medal
referencedIn Hayes, Edwin Lewis, 1819-1916. Brigadeer-General E. L. Hayes collection, ca. 1862-1865. Fulton County Museum & Archives
referencedIn Georges Pélissier photographs and papers, ca. 1872-1925 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Hiller, Henry Winans, 1838-1926. Papers, 1855-1960. G. W. Blunt White Library
referencedIn Tiffany® : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Palmer, Potter, 1826-1902. Potter Palmer and Palmer estate papers, 1849-1920. Chicago History Museum
creatorOf Vermont Society of Colonial Dames. Vermont Society of Colonial Dames records, 1897-1943. Vermont Historical Society
creatorOf R. Guastavino Company. Garage for Mess. Tiffany and Company, 140 East 41st Street, New York, N.Y. [graphic] : [detail drawings] / R. Guastavino Co. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf American Museum of Natural History. Tribute to J. Pierpont Morgan : New York : illuminated calligraphic manuscript, 1901 Feb. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf American Platinum Works. Trade catalogs of jewelry, 1873-1965. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
creatorOf Tiffany and Company. Clock [electronic resource]. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
creatorOf New York Yacht Club. Tribute to Commodore J. Pierpont Morgan and Captain C. Olive Iselin for their defense of the America's Cup upon the occasion of the challenge of the Royal Ulster Yacht Club : New York : calligraphic manuscript by Tiffany & Co., 1900 Feb. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Tiffany & Co., N.Y. Correspondence, 1912-13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Hiller, Henry Winans, 1838-1926. Henry W. Hiller collection, 1855-1960. G. W. Blunt White Library
referencedIn Austin, David. Account book, 1858-1861. Winterthur Library
creatorOf New York (State). Decoration of fourth class for long and faithful service awarded to Sgt. George W. Frothingham, 12th Regiment, January 12, 1900. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Consolidated Stock Exchange of New York. Tribute to J. Pierpont Morgan : New York : calligraphic manuscript, 1907 Dec. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Lammer, Francis A., b. 1899. Francis A. Lammer papers, [ca. 1900-1972]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Evans, Cadwalader, 1847-1880. Marriage certificate, 1872 May 28. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Lusk, William Thompson, 1901-1978. Reminiscences of William Thompson Lusk : oral history, 1972. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf American Ring Company. Trade catalogs of silverware, 1891-1935. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
creatorOf Tiffany and Company. [Pocket watch with chain and fob] [realia] / Tiffany & Co., New York. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Griswold, F. C. Letters and receipts, 1874-1887. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn William Pahlmann Associates. Client photo presentation books of Wiliam Pahlmann Associates, 1935-1976 (bulk 1946-1968). Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Mary Hyde Eccles papers Houghton Library
referencedIn Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.). Library. Metropolitan Museum of Art Library shelflist of books bequeathed to the Museum by Edward C. Moore, and by his son, Edward C. Moore, Jr., [before 1930]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Connecticut Historical Society. Hereditary societies, Certificates of membership. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Arabella Huntington Papers, 1888-1925 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Field, Cyrus, 1819-1892. Copy of an autograph note signed : New York, to Tiffany & Co., 1858 Aug. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Smith, Marcell N. Trade catalogs of jewelry, 1875-1957. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
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referencedIn Golden Loving Cup presented to William Duncan. Photograph from Tiffany and Company. National Archives at Seattle
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associatedWith American Museum of Natural History. corporateBody
associatedWith American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886. person
associatedWith Austin, David. person
associatedWith Bates Worldwide, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Bingham, Woodbridge. person
associatedWith Brackett, George Augustus, 1836-1921. person
associatedWith Buck, Johannes Sybrandt, 1895-. person
associatedWith Clark, Robert Sterling, 1877-1956. person
associatedWith Clearwater, Alphonso Trumpbour, 1848-1933. person
associatedWith Connecticut Historical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Consolidated Stock Exchange of New York. corporateBody
associatedWith Eccles, Mary Hyde. person
associatedWith Evans, Cadwalader, 1847-1880. person
associatedWith Field, Cyrus, 1819-1892. person
associatedWith Fielding, William J. (William John), 1886- person
associatedWith Fulton County Museum & Archives (Wauseon, Ohio) corporateBody
associatedWith Graham, L. person
associatedWith Grew, Joseph C. (Joseph Clark), 1880-1965 person
associatedWith Griswold, F. C. person
associatedWith Hand, Learned, 1872-1961 person
associatedWith Harding, Warren G. 1865-1923, person
associatedWith Hayes, Edwin Lewis, 1819-1916. person
associatedWith Hiller, Henry Winans, 1838-1926. person
associatedWith Hoffman, Samuel Verplanck, 1802-1880. person
associatedWith Huntington, Arabella Duval, 1850 or 51-1924 Archives person
associatedWith J. Walter Thompson Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Kunz, George Frederick, person
associatedWith Kunz, George Frederick, 1856-1932. person
associatedWith Lammer, Francis A., b. 1899. person
associatedWith Lusk, William Thompson, 1901-1978. person
associatedWith Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.). Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Moore, (Charles) Gene, 1910- person
associatedWith Moran, Robert, 1857-1943 person
associatedWith Morgan, J. Pierpont 1837-1913, person
associatedWith Morphy, Paul Charles, 1837-1884. person
associatedWith National City Bank of New York. corporateBody
associatedWith New England Society in the City of New York. corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State) corporateBody
associatedWith New York Yacht Club. corporateBody
associatedWith Order of the Founders and Patriots of America. New York Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Osborne, Charles. person
associatedWith Palmer, Potter, 1826-1902. person
associatedWith Pélissier, Georges Constantin person
associatedWith Pichon, Jérôme, baron, 1812-1896. person
associatedWith R. Guastavino Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Riggs, Karrick Van Zandt. person
associatedWith Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library. corporateBody
correspondedWith Simons, T. Grange (Thomas Grange), 1843-1927. person
associatedWith Thayer, Henry Bates, 1858-1936. person
correspondedWith Tilden, Douglas, 1860-1935 person
associatedWith United States Steel Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith Vermont Society of Colonial Dames. corporateBody
associatedWith William Pahlmann Associates. corporateBody
associatedWith William Pahlmann Associates. corporateBody
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Decorative arts--20th century
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