Sterling and Francine Clark Papers: Correspondence Series, 1901-1957 (bulk 1923-1956).
There are 56 Entities related to this resource.
Stevenson Scott, of Scott & Fowles, was a dealer for British painter Augustus John. From the description of Stevenson Scott papers relating to Augustus John, 1923-1949. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81653062 ...
S. Lane Faison (1907-2006) was an art historian of Williamstown, Mass. From the description of Oral history interview with S. Lane Faison, 1981 Dec. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 710018659 S. Lane (Samson Lane) Faison, Jr., born Washington, D.C. 16 November 1907; died Williamstown, Mass. 11 November 2006; Williams College Class of 1929; member of the Williams College Art Department, 1936-1976, chair of the Department, 1940-1970; Director of the Williams College Museum o...
Franklin Delano Roosevelt was born on January 30, 1882, in Hyde Park, New York. He was the son of James (lawyer, financier) and Sara (Delano) Roosevelt. He married Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on March 17, 1905, and had six children: Anna, James, Franklin, Elliott, Franklin Jr., John. He received his B.A. from Harvard in 1904 and later attended Columbia University Law School. Roosevelt was admitted to the Bar in 1907 and worked for the Carter, Ledyard, and Milburn firm in New York City from 1907 to 19...
Thomas Roberts was a University of Pennsylvania Ph.D. candidate. From the description of A History and analysis of labor-management relations in the Philadelphia transit industry. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania). WorldCat record id: 122380354 Epithet: SJ, DD, Archbishop of Bombay British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x00027b Epithet: of Add MS 47841 British Library Archiv...
Born in 1877, Robert Sterling Clark, along with his three brothers, was heir to the Singer sewing machine fortune. Their father, Alfred Corning Clark, was the son of Edward Corning Clark, Isaac Singer's business partner. RSC attended Yale University and graduated in 1899 with a degree in engineering. He joined the army and his service during the Boxer Rebellion earned him the commission of first lieutenant. In 1908, RSC undertook an expedition to the Shaanxi and Gansu provinces in a remote area ...
Republican politician, namesake of the Hays Code for censorship of American films. Born in Sullivan, Indiana in 1879. Hays served as the Chairman of the Republican National Committee from 1918-1921, managing the successful campaign of Warren G. Harding for the presidency in 1920. Following Harding's election, Hays was appointed Postmaster General in 1921, a post he held until 1922, when he resigned in order to become the first President of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America...
Volunteers of America, a service organization founded in 1896. Colonel Walter Duncan served with the Volunteers of America in the Pacific Coast and Boston Regiments for 47 years until his death in 1943. From the description of Volunteers of America fundraising letter and booklet : San Francisco, Calif. : TLS, [between 1896 and 1940]. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 51480861 ...
The Office of Communications and Design was organized in 2004. Lisa Green was appointed the first Director of that office, July 1, 2004. Prior to the organization of Communications and Design, Green served as Director of the preceding Office of Architecture and Design (September 2003-June 2004). Green was hired as Project Officer, January 2002-September 2003. From the description of Records of the office of Communications and Design, 1995-2008. (Art Center College of Design, James L ...
Arthur deC. Sowerby (1885-1954), naturalist, explorer, artist, and editor was born in Tai-yuan Fu, Shansi province, China, where his father served as a Baptist missionary. After a brief stay at Bristol University, England, Sowerby returned to China and began collecting specimens for the Natural History Museum in Tai-yuan Fu. In 1906, he was appointed to the staff of the Anglo-Chinese College at Tientsin as lecturer and curator of the Natural History Museum. He was a member of an expedition to th...
Founded in 1848 as the New York branch of the French firm Goupil & Cie before the creation of most museums in the United States, the Knoedler Gallery was able to play a central role as a conduit for the masterworks that established American collections. The firm's archive traces the development of the once provincial American art market into one of the world's leading art centers and the formation of the private art collections that would ultimately establish many of the nation's leading art mus...
Baxter received his Ph.D.from Harvard in 1926 and taught history there for 12 years (1925-1937). He was a student, friend, and colleague of American historian and Harvard professor Edward Channing (1856-1931). Baxter went on to become the 10th president of Williams College (1937-1961). From the description of Correspondence with Edward Channing, 1924-1931. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612759676 ...
Born in Lynchburg, Virginia, on 4 January 1858. Member of Virginia State Senate, 1898-1906; member of U.S. House of Representatives. 1902-1918; Secretary of the Treasury, 1918-1920, Member of U.S. Senate, 1920-1946. Died in Washington, D.C. on 28 May 1946. From the description of Letter : from Horace Mann Towner, 1925 Apr. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122701025 Virginia statesman; Secretary of the Treasury. From the description of Letter, 1933 February, Uni...
Army officer and resident of Washington, D.C. From the description of Papers, 1846-1926. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20159105 George Percival Scriven (b. Feb. 21, 1854, Philadelphia, Pa.-d. March 7, 1940), Brigadier General and chief signal officer of the Army, graduated from West Point in 1878. He served in the Philippines, Cuba, and China. After retiring from the Army early in 1917, he was designated military attaché in the American Embassy, Rome, Italy,...
Little information is available about John Crawford. He was an ancestor of Mrs. Thomas Jefferson Miers of Pittsburgh, Pa. From the description of Papers 1819-1821. (Historical Society of W Pennsylvania). WorldCat record id: 29969434 ...
On December 2, 1905, Mrs. Tunis G. Bergen brought together a group of Brooklyn residents at the Barnard Club House on Remsen Street to form New York City's first borough-based Red Cross organization. With an initial membership roster of 300, the Brooklyn Chapter of the American Red Cross embarked on its first major campaign to aid victims of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, collecting over $100,000 and thousands of articles of clothing to contribute to the relief effort. From this point on, th...