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Series 7 | A Finding Aid to the Abbott Handerson Thayer and Thayer family papers, 1851-1999, bulk 1881-1950 | Digitized Collection

Abbott Handerson Thayer and Thayer family papers, 1851-1999, bulk 1881-1950

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Series 7: Printed Material, 1851, 1896-1999
(Box 4-5; 0.4 linear feet)

Printed material includes two books, an alphabet book belonging to Abbott Thayer which he inscribed and gave to his daughter Mary, and a bound article written by Theodore Roosevelt in response to Thayer's book on concealing coloration. The article was originally published in the Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, volume XXX. Also found are newspaper and magazine clippings about Abbott Thayer, about his artwork and exhibitions, and about the Reasoner family. Exhibition announcements and catalogs are for exhibitions by Thayer, his daughter Gladys Thayer Reasoner, and group exhibitions. Other material in this series is about the Woodstock Playhouse, for which David Reasoner was the director, and includes news clippings, programs and newsletters, and the publication
Hue and Cry
.
Items are arranged chronologically within each folder.
DescriptionContainer
Book,
Illustrated Alphabet of Animals
, 1851
(Not scanned)
4
36
Book,
Revealing and Concealing Coloration in Birds and Mammals
, by Theodore Roosevelt, 1911
(Not scanned)
4
37
Clippings, 1900-1996
(5 folders)
4
38-42
Clippings about Woodstock Playhouse, circa 1929-1949
(Not scanned)
4
43
Exhibition Announcements and Catalogs, 1896-1983
(6 folders)
4
44-49
Newsletters & Event Calendars, 1980-1983, 1999
(Not scanned)
5
1
Newsletters & Programs from Woodstock, New York, 1928-1941
(Not scanned)
5
2
Hue and Cry
Newspaper, 1925, 1928, 1929
(Not scanned)
5
3
Miscellaneous Printed Material, 1895, 1914-circa 1966
(Not scanned)
5
4

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.