Discovered 19 Entries

Grass Roots Activism and the American Wilderness:  Pioneers in the Twentieth Century Adirondack Park Conservation Movement

Grass Roots Activism and the American Wilderness: Pioneers in the Twentieth Century Adirondack Park Conservation Movement

The Apperson and Schaefer papers reflect grass roots political activism to conserve the Adirondack Forest Preserve and to expand the Adirondack Park from 1899 to 1996 (Apperson 1899-1963 44 cu.ft, Schaefer 1930-1996 166 cu.ft). The collect...

Rescuing Mid-Century Modern: Exposing Hidden Architectural Collections

Four important California architects created the materials in this proposal. Although the strength of their records lies with a range of typologies documenting mid-century modernism, they also document the precedents and influence of that period i...

The Kansas City Stockyards Collection Project

The Kansas City Public Library holds a unique collection which has the potential to enrich Kansas City's history specifically in the areas of agriculture and industry. In 2008, materials housed in the Livestock Exchange building in the West Botto...

The Forgotten Modern: USC’s Hidden Mid-Century Architecture Collections

USC��s archives provide extensive information about architects whose contributions to mid-century design are just beginning to be more fully recognized. The collections document historically significant residential, commercial, and landscape proje...

Panama-California Exposition Centennial Archive

The Committee of One Hundred will create a master electronic finding aid for the Panama-California Exposition Centennial Archive (Archive). This finding aid will include access to historical documents and images that are widely distributed...

Foundations of Dance Research, Part II (Foundations II)

92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Center; American Folklife Center, Library of Congress; Bennington College; Berkshire Athenaeum; Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library For The Performing Arts; Museum Of Performance + Design; National Museum of Dance; Newberry Library; Temple University; Theatre Historical Society of America; University of New Hampshire; University of the Arts University Libraries & Archives

First Park, First Forest: Sharing the Heritage of Yellowstone National Park and Shoshone National Forest with the World

McCracken Research Library (MRL) – Buffalo Bill Center of the West (Center) MRL Shoshone National Forest Collection (MS 436) This collection consists of the earliest documents pertaining to the Shoshone National Forest and its predecessors. ...

Heritage & Research Center, Yellowstone National Park

Rudolf M. Schindler Architectural Drawings and Photographs Online

Mark Schindler donated the papers of his father, Rudolf M. Schindler (1887-1953) to the Architecture and Design Collection of UC Santa Barbara's Art Museum in 1969. Schindler’s archive includes circa 4,100 architectural drawings (sketches, techn...

The Snyder-Hadlock Archive Digitization and Access Project

The two collections, donated in memory of their respective researchers, contain information relating to non-renewable cultural and historical resources and are unavailable elsewhere. Unique and unpublished, these resources will be made digitally ...