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Adolph A. Weinman papers, 1890-1959

Contents and Arrangement

Most materials have been arranged in chronological order, except for artwork and photographs which are arranged primarily according to subject matter. Glass plate negatives from the Project Files Series and Photographs Series have been removed and housed separately in Boxes 10-13 and are so noted in the Series Description/Container Listing Section at the appropriate folder title. Oversized material from various series has been housed in Box 14 and OV folders 15-22 and are listed with each appropriate series.

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1890-1950
(Boxes 1, 14, OVs 15, 22; Reel 5884; 4 folders)

Biographical material consists primarily of membership certificates, including those from the National Academy of Design, National Institute of Arts and Letters, Art Commission of the City of New York, Commission of Fine Arts, Lincoln Fellowship of Southern California, and the Mayor's Committee for the Golden Jubilee of The City of New York. Also found are several award certificates and scattered legal documents pertaining to members of Weinman's family.
Description Container Select
Curriculum Vitae and Diploma, 1890, 1946-1950
5884
12-33
Membership Certificates, 1906-1948
5884
34-41
Award Certificates, 1904-1931
5884
42-47
Family Records, 1934-1948
5884
48-50
Oversized Diploma and Certificates, 1890, 1906-1912
(see also Box 14, OV 15, OV 22)
5884
Oversized Certificates, 1904-1948
(see also Box 14, OV 15, OV 22)
5884
Oversized Certificates, 1910, 1930
(see also Box 14, OV 15, OV 22)
5884

Series 2: General Correspondence , 1897-1954
(Boxes 1-2, OV 15; Reels 5884-5886; 1.4 linear feet)

Letterpress books of Weinman's outgoing letters and unbound letters exchanged with colleagues and family members. Arranged in chronological order, the letters often refer to miscellaneous projects, but are not organized according to project. Many of the letters in the Letterpress books are written on very thin tissue paper and are barely legible. Additional project-specific correspondence is organized with Project Files.
Description Container Select
Unbound Chronological Letters, undated
5884
52-64
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1897-1905
5884
65-78
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1907-1909
5884
79-103
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1910-1911
5884
104-120
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1912-1913
5884
121-172
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1914-1916
5884
173-239
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1917-1918
5884
240-260
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1919-1920
5884
261-292
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1921-1922
5884
293-306
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1923-1924
5884
307-337
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1925-1926
5884
338-425
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1927
5884
426-447
Oversize Site Maps for Providence, Rhode Island Project (Letter Enclosure), 1927
5884
448-449
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1927-1928
5884
450-500
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1928-1929
5884
501-533
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1930-1931
5884
534-551
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1932-1934
5884
552-630
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1935
5884
631-728
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1936-1937
5884
729-814
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1938-1939
5884
815-905
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1940-1941
5884
906-991
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1942-1943
5884
992-1055
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1944-1945
5884
1056-1124
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1946
5884
1125-1245
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1947
5884
1246-1331
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1948
5884
1332-1408
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1949
5884
1409-1447
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1950
5884
1448-1521
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1951
5885
13-71
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1952
5885
72-144
Unbound Chronological Letters, 1953-1954
5885
145-166
Letterpress Book I, 1912-1913
5885
169-307
Letterpress Book I, 1914
5885
308-357
Letterpress Book I, 1915
5885
358-441
Letterpress Book I, 1916
5885
442-502
Letterpress Book I, 1917
5885
503-563
Letterpress Book I, 1918
5885
564-618
Letterpress Book I, 1919
5885
619-739
Letterpress Book I, 1920
5885
740-867
Letterpress Book II, 1921
5885
868-952
Letterpress Book II, 1922
5885
953-997
Letterpress Book II, 1923
5885
998-1040
Letterpress Book II, 1924
5885
1041-1078
Letterpress Book II, 1925
5885
1079-1141
Letterpress Book II, 1926
5885
1142-1227
Letterpress Book II, 1927
5885
1228-1316
Letterpress Book II, January-July 1928
5885
1317-1374
Letterpress Book III, July-December 1928
5886
13-48
Letterpress Book III, 1929
5886
49-134
Letterpress Book III, 1930
5886
135-179
Letterpress Book III, 1931
5886
180-235
Letterpress Book III, 1932
5886
236-269
Letterpress Book III, 1933
5886
270-332
Letterpress Book III, 1934
5886
333-352

Series 3: Organization Files , 1916-1952
(Boxes 2-3; Reels 5886-5887; 0.9 linear feet)

Weinman's files documenting his membership in and presidency of the National Sculpture Society and his membership in the National Academy of Design.
Description Container Select
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, undated
5886
355-360
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1916-1922
5886
361-398
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1923
5886
399-454
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1924-1929
5886
455-472
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1932-1936
5886
473-513
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1937-1938
5886
514-540
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1939-1941
5886
541-581
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1942-1943
5886
582-602
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1944-1945
5886
603-660
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1946
5886
661-737
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1947
5886
738-852
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1948-1949
5886
853-879
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1950-1951
5886
880-927
National Sculpture Society Correspondence, 1952
5886
928-946
National Sculpture Society Notes, 1947, undated
5886
947-951
National Sculpture Society Meeting Minutes, 1922-1946
5886
952-974
National Sculpture Society Meeting Minutes, 1947
5886
975-1031
National Sculpture Society Meeting Minutes, 1948
5886
1032-1059
National Sculpture Society Meeting Minutes, 1949
5886
1060-1095
National Sculpture Society Meeting Minutes, 1950
5886
1096-1146
National Sculpture Society Meeting Minutes, 1951
5886
1147-1242
National Sculpture Society Meeting Minutes, 1952
5886
1243-1294
National Sculpture Society Financial Records, 1923-1946
5886
1295-1317
National Sculpture Society Financial Records, 1947-1948
5886
1318-1412
National Sculpture Society Financial Records, 1949
5886
1413-1478
National Sculpture Society Financial Records, 1949
5887
13-53
National Sculpture Society Financial Records, 1950-1951
5887
54-136
National Sculpture Society Financial Records, 1952
5887
137-180
National Sculpture Society Clippings, 1928-1952
5887
182-207
National Sculpture Society Newsletters, 1936-1940
5887
208-247
National Sculpture Society Newsletters, 1942-1946
5887
248-289
National Sculpture Society Miscellaneous Printed Material, 1938-1945
5887
290-333
National Academy of Design Correspondence, 1923-1936
5887
335-359
National Academy of Design Correspondence, 1937-1939
5887
360-393
National Academy of Design Correspondence, 1940-1947
5887
394-423
National Academy of Design Correspondence, 1948
5887
424-494
National Academy of Design Correspondence, 1949
5887
495-529
National Academy of Design Correspondence, 1951
5887
530-580
National Academy of Design Meeting Minutes, 1948-1950
(2 folders)
5887
581-617
National Academy of Design Financial Reports, 1949-1950
5887
618-626
National Academy of Design Miscellaneous Printed Material, 1936-1949
5887
627-667

Series 4: General Financial and Business Records , 1910-1953
(Box 3; Reel 5887; 3 folders)

A record book listing art work held by dealers and in exhibitions. There are also miscellaneous financial records not directly related to projects; additional financial documentation is located within the Project Files.
Description Container Select
Record Book of Works at Dealers and in Exhibitions, 1916-1951
5887
669-715
Miscellaneous Financial Records, 1910-1953
(2 folders)
5887
716-761

Series 5: Notes , 1918-1952
(Box 3; Reel 5887; 14 folders)

A notebook illustrating Weinman's studies in French. Also found are lists of art work, photographs, ideas for art work, as well as notes concerning the National Commission of Fine Arts, and miscellaneous notes.
Description Container Select
Notebook on Studies in French, undated
5887
763-788
Lists of Art Works, undated
5887
789-807
Lists of Photographs, undated
5887
808-867
Illustrated Ideas for Art Work, 1918-1947, undated
(8 folders)
5887
868-969
Notes Concerning the National Commission of Fine Arts, 1931-1932
(2 folders)
5887
970-1054
Miscellaneous Notes, 1930-1952
5887
1055-1071

Series 6: Writings , 1929-1952
(Box 3; Reel 5887; 14 folders)

Speeches and lectures written by Weinman, including "Commemorative Tribute to John Russell Pope," 1937, "Tribute to Anna Hyatt Huntington," 1947, and "Memorial to Charles Keck," 1952. Also included is a typescript by Archibald MacLeish, "The Power of the Spoken Word."
Description Container Select
Typescripts of Speeches and Lectures by Weinman, 1929-1952, undated
(13 folders)
5887
1073-1251
Typescript, "The Power of the Spoken Word," by Archibald MacLeish, undated
5887
1252-1267

Series 7: Artwork , 1892-1933
(Boxes 3, 14, OVs 16-19; Reels 5887-5888; 0.4 linear feet)

This series consists of annotated sketchbooks and unbound sketches by Weinman. One etching by Emil Fuchs can be found at the end of the series.
Description Container Select
Annotated Sketchbook of Geometric Forms, undated
5887
1270-1277
Annotated Sketchbooks of Human Anatomy, Sketchbook I, undated
5887
1279-1302
Annotated Sketchbooks of Human Anatomy, Sketchbook II, undated
5887
1303-1341
Annotated Sketchbooks of Human Anatomy, Sketchbook III, undated
5887
1342-1368
Annotated Sketchbooks of Human Anatomy, Sketchbook IV, undated
5887
1369-1387
Sketchbook of Female Model, undated
5887
1388-1399
Sketches of Human Anatomy, 1915, undated
(2 folders)
5887
1400-1485
Sketches of Human Anatomy, 1915, undated
(7 folders)
5888
12-76
Sketches of Figures, 1892, undated
(2 folders)
5888
77-115
Sketches of Animals, undated
5888
116-129
Sketches of Animals, undated
5888
141-148
Sketches of Plants, 1930, undated
5888
130-140
Sketches of Historical Costumes and Artifacts, 1933, undated
(2 folders)
5888
149-196
Miscellaneous Unbound Sketches, undated
5888
197-234
Etching by Emil Fuchs, 1922
5888
235-236
Oversize Sketches of Animal Studies, undated
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Sketches of Plant Studies, 1930, undated
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Sketches of Historical Costumes and Artifacts, 1933, undated
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Sketches of Human Anatomy, 1915, undated
(see also OV 16)
5888
Oversize Sketches of Figure Studies, 1892, undated
(see also OV 17)
5888
Oversize Sketches of Figure Studies, cont., 1892, undated
(see also OV 18)
5888
Oversize Sketches of Animal Studies, undated
(see also OV 18)
5888
Oversize Sketches of Historical Costumes and Artifacts, 1933, undated
(see also OV 18)
5888
Miscellaneous Oversize Sketches, undated
(see also OV 19)
5888

Series 8: Project Files , 1896-circa 1955
(Boxes 3-8, 10-14, OVs 15-22; Reels 5888-5891; 6.0 linear feet)

Numerous project files for commissioned work and other sculptures arranged chronologically, with undated ones arranged at the beginning of the series. In some instances the name of the project or work of art has been supplied by the processing archivist based on image/s found in the files; known titles of works of art appear in italics. The majority of the project files contain only photographs, but several also contain a variety of documents related to the project, such as correspondence, contracts, financial records, notes, drawings, printed material, and photographs.
Also found within the series are numerous glass plate negatives housed separately and closed to researchers, most of which have prints in their respective files and are so noted with a See Also reference. Oversized materials are also housed separately and noted with See Also references.
Description Container Select
Couple in Long Robes, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
241-242
Angel Casting Out Male Figures, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
243-244
Soldier and Sailor with Flag, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
245-246
Winged Figure Balanced on Sphere with Flag, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
247-250
Plaque with Two Mourning Cherubs, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
251-252
Arch Flanked by Allegorical Figures, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
253-254
Spandrel Figures Over Arch, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
255-257
Boys Holding Symbols of Industry, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
258-260
Water Urchin, undated
5888
261-265
Lion, undated
5888
266-268
Buffalo, undated
5888
269-272
Eagle on Sphere, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
273-275
Grave Memorial for William Kimball, Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
276-279
Cherubim, Edward Oliver Wolcott Memorial, Woodlawn Cemetery, New York, undated
5888
280-285
Aphrodite, undated
(3 folders; see also Box 14)
5888
286-299
Narcissus, undated
5888
300-303
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
313-315
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
304-312
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
316-317
Eventide Plaques and Lion Statue, Baltimore Museum of Art, undated
5888
318-321
Relief Portrait of Col. James R. Slack, Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, undated
5888
322-323
Hoff Hall, undated
5888
324-325
Through the Smoke of Battle, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
326-327
Standing Lincoln with Hand on Lapel, undated
(see also Box 10)
5888
328-329
Prison Ship Martyrs Monument Eagle, Brooklyn, New York, undated
5888
330-331
Woman in Pearls, undated
5888
333-337
Bust of Unidentified Woman I, undated
5888
338-339
Bust of Unidentified Woman II (Thompson?), undated
5888
340-342
Bust of Unidentified Man, undated
5888
343-349
Bust of Amy Comstock, undated
5888
350-359
Bust of Mrs. Quinton Mason, undated
5888
360-361
Relief Portrait of Adelaide, undated
5888
362-364
Portrait Medallion of Katherine Jane (daughter), undated
5888
365-367
Bust of Kathy Brooks (granddaughter), undated
5888
368-371
Portrait Medallion of Bobbie (son), undated
5888
372-373
Sculptor's Mother (Portrait Medallion of Catharina Weinman), 1896
(see also Box 10)
5888
374-382
Portrait Medallion of Ada Landman, 1897
5888
383-384
Portrait Medallion of Alice Helen Hettinger, 1898
5888
385-387
Portrait Medallion of Unidentified Man, circa 1900
(see also Box 10)
5888
388-389
Bust of Margaret Lucille (wife), circa 1911
(see also Box 10)
5888
390-395
Portrait Medallion of Margaret Lucille (wife), 1900
5888
396-399
Portrait Medallion of Dorothy, circa 1900
5888
400-403
Portrait Medallion of Louise Hettinger, 1900
5888
404-405
Relief Portrait of Louise Hettinger, 1900
5888
406-407
Sarah Porter Memorial Plaque, Farmington Lodge Society, 1901
(see also Box 10)
5888
408-409
The Bowler, circa 1901
(see also Box 10)
5888
410-414
Girl Golfer, circa 1901
(see also Box 10)
5888
415-416
The Golfer, 1901
(see also Box 10)
5888
417-421
The Pitcher, 1901
(see also Box 10)
5888
422-425
Rockinghorse Baby, Portrait Medallion of Son, 1902
(see also Box 11)
5888
426-427
Bust of Charles Henry Niehaus, circa 1903
(see also Box 11)
5888
428-430
Strayed From the Herd, circa 1903
(see also Box 11)
5888
431-434
Cow with Lowered Head, 1903
(see also Box 11)
5888
435-436
Bell for Cruiser Cleveland
Correspondence, 1903-1904
5888
438-440
Clippings, 1903
5888
441-448
Photographs, circa 1903
5888
449-452
Bust of Womboli, Sioux Indian Boy, circa 1903-1904
5888
453-456
Chief Blackbird, circa 1903-1904
5888
457-464
Chief Flatiron, circa 1903-1904
(see also Box 11)
5888
465-466
Destiny of the Red Man
Contract, 1903
5888
468-471
Printed Material, 1904, undated
5888
472-483
Photographs, circa 1903-1904
(3 folders; see also Box 11)
5888
484-496
Kansas, circa 1904
(see also Box 11)
5888
497-502
Louisiana Purchase Exposition Medals, Letters and Photographs, 1904-1905
(3 folders; see also Box 11)
5888
503-514
Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Medal (designed by Augustus Saint-Gaudens), 1905
(see also Box 11)
5888
515-519
Music Inspiring the Arts and Truth and the Sciences, Panels for Facade of J. Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, New York, 1905
(see also Box 11)
5888
520-522
George Poell Medal for Lifesaving on Railroads, 1905-1906
(see also Box 11)
5888
523-527
Madison Square Presbyterian Church Pediment, New York, New York, circa 1906
(see also Box 11)
5888
528-531
Alexander Macomb Memorial, Detroit, Michigan
Contracts and Drawing, 1906-1908, undated
5888
533-542
Correspondence, 1906-1908
5888
543-558
Clippings, 1908
5888
559-569
Photographs, 1906-1908
(5 folders; see also Box 11)
5888
570-595
American Institute of Architects Medal, 1907
(includes one letter from Charles F. McKim)
5888
596-598
Union Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Baltimore, Maryland
Contracts, 1907-1909
5888
600-620
Correspondence, 1908-1912
5888
621-632
Drawings and Blueprints, 1907, undated
(see also Box 14)
5888
633-641
Clipping, undated
5888
642-643
Photographs, circa 1908-1910
(2 folders; see also Box 11)
5888
644-663
Seated Lincoln Statue Hodgenville, Kentucky
Contracts, 1907-1909
5888
665-673
Correspondence, 1909-1911
5888
674-688
Drawings and Blueprint, 1909-1925, undated
(see also OV 22)
5888
689-696
Clippings, 1923, undated
5888
697-701
Photographs, 1931-circa 1955, undated
(5 folders; see also Box 11)
5888
702-731
William Bateman Leeds Mausoleum Panel, Woodlawn Cemetery, New York, 1908
(see also Box 11)
5888
732-734
Alexander Johnston Cassatt Statue, Pennsylvania Railroad Terminal, New York, New York
Contract, 1908
5888
736-740
Correspondence, 1910
5888
741-746
Clipping, undated
5888
747-748
Photographs, undated
(3 folders; see also Box 12)
5888
749-772
Seated Lincoln Statue, University of Wisconsin
Meeting Minutes, Contracts, Notes, 1908-1909
5888
774-783
Drawings and Blueprint, 1908-1913, undated
(see also OV 20)
5888
784-791
Program and Clippings, 1909-1917
5888
792-801
Photographs, undated
(see also Box 12)
5888
802-810
Monument to Civil War Soldiers and Sailors, Albany, New York, 1909
(see also Box 14)
5888
811-814
Wisconsin State Capitol Pediment
Contracts, 1909
5888
816-825
Photographs, 1909
(see also Box 12)
5888
826-829
Lincoln Memorial, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1909
5888
830-831
Miscellaneous Sculptures for Pennsylvania Railroad Station, New York, New York, 1910
(see also Box 12)
5888
832-844
National Institute of Arts and Letters Medal, circa 1910
(see also Box 12)
5888
845-846
Relief Portrait of Gilbert Montague Stark, circa 1910
(see also Box 12)
5888
847-848
Unidentified Tablet Drawing, 1910
(see also Box 14)
5888
849-850
Julius Theodore Melchers Memorial Plaque, 1910
(see also Box 12)
5888
851-852
Standing Lincoln Statue, Kentucky State Capitol Rotunda
Contract, 1910
5888
854-858
Correspondence, 1911
5888
859-864
Clippings, 1917
5888
865-869
Photographs, 1910
(4 folders; see also Box 12)
5888
870-888
William Cotter Maybury Memorial, Detroit, Michigan
Contract, Letter, Drawings, 1911-1912
(see also OV 22)
5888
890-903
Clippings, 1911-1912
5888
904-908
Photographs, undated
(see also Box 12)
5888
909-912
Municipal Building Sculpture, New York, New York, 1911-1913
(2 folders; see also Box 12)
5888
913-925
Masonic Temple Tympanum, San Francisco, California, 1912
(see also Box 12)
5888
926-928
Lincoln Bust Replica for Loraine Pratt-Immen, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Contract, 1912
5888
930-933
Drawings, Blueprint, Clipping, 1912, undated
5888
934-938
Photographs, 1912
(see also Box 12)
5888
939-943
William F. Vilas Memorial, Vicksburg, Mississippi
Contracts, 1912
5888
945-954
Letters and Clipping, 1912, undated
5888
955-959
Photographs, 1912-1914
(2 folders; see also Box 12 and 14)
5888
960-980
Sphinxes and Crowned Eagle, Scottish Rite Temple, Washington, D.C.
Contract, Letter, Drawings, 1912-1915, undated
(see also OV 20)
5888
982-994
Clippings, 1913-1915
5888
995-999
Photographs, undated
(see also Box 12)
5888
1000-1009
Relief Portrait of Anna M. Dietsche, circa 1913
5888
1010-1012
Sir Galahad Sculptured Lectern, George Newhall Clarke Memorial Chapel, Pomfret School, Pomfret, Connecticut Photographs, circa 1913
(see also Box 13)
5888
1013-1015
Reredos with Kneeling Angels, George Newhall Clarke Memorial Chapel, Pomfret School, Pomfret, Connecticut Clipping and Photographs, 1913
(see also Box 13)
5888
1016-1021
The Rising Sun and Descending Night, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco, California
Contracts and Copyright Cards, 1913-1915
5888
1023-1035
Correspondence, 1913-1916
(includes letters from Karl Bitter and Stirling Calder; 4 folders)
5888
1036-1086
Drawing and Clippings, 1915, undated
(see also OV 20)
5888
1087-1093
Photographs, undated
(5 folders; see also Box 13)
5888
1094-1141
Cartouche, John Innes Kane House, New York, New York Letter and Art Work, 1914
5888
1142-1144
Winged Liberty ("Mercury") Dime and Walking Liberty Half-Dollar
Correspondence from the U. S. Mint, 1915-1916
5888
1146-1164
Clippings, 1916-1922
5888
1165-1172
Photograph of the Winged Liberty Dime, undated
(see also Box 13)
5888
1173-1174
Portrait Medallion of Howard K. Weinman, 1917
5888
1175-1176
William H. Perry Bas Relief, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1917-1919
5888
1178-1185
Victory Button, 1919
(2 folders)
5888
1186-1204
Memorial Tablet, Soldiers Welcome Home Committee, Forest Hills, New York
Contract and Correspondence, 1920-1921
(see also Box 14)
5888
1206-1217
Clippings, 1920
5888
1218-1222
Photograph, undated
5888
1223-1225
Mount Sinai Medals, World War I Medical Service Medal and Trustees Service Award Medal, 1920, 1927
(2 folders)
5888
1226-1234
Bust of Benjamin Harrison, John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1920
(2 folders; see also Box 14)
5888
1235-1245
J. Sanford Saltus Medal, American Numismatic Society, circa 1921
(see also Box 13)
5888
1246-1249
The Mourning Victory War Memorial Tablet Copyright Card, 1921
5888
1250-1252
War Memorial, Pottstown, Pennsylvania Contract and Copyright Cards, 1921
5888
1253-1262
Speyer Grave Memorial, Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Tarrytown, New York
Contracts, 1921
5888
1264-1272
Letters from James Speyer, 1923
5888
1273-1275
Photographs, undated
5888
1276-1278
Missouri State Capitol Pediment, Jefferson City, Missouri
Contract, 1923
5888
1280-1283
Correspondence, 1921-1927
(6 folders)
5888
1284-1375
Photograph, undated
(see also Box 13)
5888
1376-1377
On Nimble Toe Bronze Copyright Cards and Photographs, 1922, undated
5888
1378-1383
Bust of Horace Mann, New York University Hall of Fame, University Heights, New York
Correspondence, 1929-1934
5888
1385-1407
Blueprint, 1922
(see also OV 20)
5888
1408-1410
Photographs, 1930, undated
5888
1411-1416
Duet Statue Copyright Cards and Photographs, 1922-1937, undated
5888
1417-1425
William J. Gaynor Memorial Bridge, Nassay and New Streets, New York, New York, Contracts, 1923
Letters and Program, 1924-1926
5889
12-19
Photographs, undated
5889
20-24
Elks National Memorial Headquarters Building, Frieze and Façade Figures, Chicago, Illinois
Contracts, 1923-1926
5889
26-40
Correspondence, 1923-1942
(2 folders)
5889
41-72
Drawings, undated
5889
73-76
Clippings, 1954
5889
77-83
Photographs of Building Exterior, undated
(see also Box 13)
5889
84-90
Photographs of "Fraternity" Sculpture Group, undated
(see also Box 13)
5889
91-98
Photographs "Patriotism" Sculpture Group, undated
(see also Box 13)
5889
99-112
Photographs of Entire Frieze, undated
(see also Box 13)
5889
113-119
Photographs of "Terror of War" Frieze Figures, undated
(see also Box 13)
5889
120-134
Photographs of "Glory of Peace" Frieze Figures, undated
(see also Box 13)
5889
135-160
Singer of the Epic Song, Adolph Weinman Residence/Studio, Forest Hills, New York, circa 1924
(see also Box 14)
5889
161-169
Pegasus Rondell, Adolph Weinman Residence/Studio, Forest Hills, New York
Clippings, 1924
5889
171-172
Photographs, 1924
5889
173-177
Relocation of Sculpture by Karl Bitter and Fountain, Missouri State Capitol, Jefferson City, Missouri
Contract, 1926
5889
179-185
Correspondence, 1925-March 1926
5889
186-241
Correspondence, April 1926-August 1926
5889
242-305
Correspondence, September 1926-1927
5889
306-362
Blueprint of Fountain, undated
(see also OV 20)
5889
363-368
Photographs, undated
(3 folders; see also Box 13)
5889
369-392
Samuel Rea Statue, Pennsylvania Railroad Terminal, New York, New York
Contracts, 1926
5889
394-400
Letters and Clipping, 1926, undated
5889
401-406
Photographs and Negatives, 1930, undated
(4 folders; see also Box 13-14)
5889
407-439
Monfaucon American Memorial, Meuse-Argonne Battlefield, France
Correspondence, 1928-1931
5889
441-521
Correspondence, 1932
5889
522-587
Blueprint and Clipping, 1930-1931
(see also OV 20)
5889
588-590
Photographs, undated
(5 folders)
5889
591-605
DeWitt Clinton and Alexander Hamilton Statues, Museum of the City of New York facade, New York, New York
Contracts, 1939
5889
607-619
Correspondence, 1929-1939
5889
620-673
Correspondence, 1940-1941
5889
674-758
Clippings, 1941, undated
5889
759-761
Notes Concerning DeWitt Clinton, undated
5889
762-772
Photographs of DeWitt Clinton Portrait Busts by Others, undated
5889
773-793
Photographs of Wire Model for DeWitt Clinton Statue, undated
5889
794-800
Photographs of DeWitt Clinton Statue, undated
5889
801-829
Photographs of Alexander Hamilton Portraits by Others, undated
5889
830-851
Photographs of Alexander Hamilton Statue, undated
5889
852-871
The Last Farewell Figure, Arlington National Cemetery Entrance and Bridge, Arlington, Virginia
Contract, 1935
5889
874-882
Correspondence, 1931-1935
(see also OV 22)
5889
883-940
Correspondence, 1936
(see also OV 22)
5889
941-989
Correspondence, 1937-1939
(see also OV 22)
5889
990-1017
Correspondence, 1944-1949
(see also OV 22)
5889
1018-1040
Correspondence, 1950
(see also OV 22)
5889
1041-1133
Correspondence, 1951
(see also OV 22)
5889
1134-1186
Correspondence, 1952
(see also OV 22)
5889
1187-1282
Correspondence, 1953
5890
13-42
Drawings and Blueprints, 1931-1935, undated
(see also OV 20)
5890
43-48
Photographs, undated
(5 folders)
5890
49-80
New York Women's League for Animals Honor Medal, 1930
5890
81-83
William C. C. Claiborne Statue and Entrance Frieze, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Contracts, 1931
5890
85-93
Correspondence, 1931-1933
5890
94-118
Notes, Blueprint, Clipping, 1930-1932
(see also OV 20)
5890
119-126
Photographs, undated
(6 folders; see also Box 14)
5890
127-173
U. S. Post Office Department Pediments, Washington, D.C.
Contracts, 1932-1933
(3 folders)
5890
175-254
Correspondence, 1931
5890
255-287
Correspondence, 1932
5890
288-336
Correspondence, January-June 1933
5890
337-441
Correspondence, July-December 1933
5890
442-597
Correspondence, January-July 1934
5890
598-641
Correspondence, August 1934-1935
5890
642-709
Notes, Drawing, Blueprints, Clipping, 1931-1933, undated
(see also OV 20)
5890
710-718
Photographs, undated
(5 folders)
5890
719-738
U. S. Supreme Court Friezes, Washington, D. C.
Correspondence, 1931-1932
(including letters from Cass Gilbert)
5890
741-768
Correspondence, 1933
(including letters from Cass Gilbert)
5890
769-826
Correspondence, 1934
(including letters from Cass Gilbert)
5890
827-925
Correspondence, 1935-1936
(including letters from Cass Gilbert)
5890
926-945
Notes, undated
(4 folders)
5890
946-1041
Photographs of Portraits of William Blackstone and John Marshall, undated
5890
1042-1044
Photographs of Drawing of Supreme Court Chamber, undated
5890
1045-1046
Photographs of Frieze, undated
5890
1047-1049
Photographs of the North Frieze, undated
5890
1050-1067
Photographs of the South Frieze, undated
5890
1068-1080
Photographs of the East Frieze, undated
5890
1081-1092
Photographs of the West Frieze, undated
5890
1093-1109
Sculptural Groups, Bronx County Building, Bronx, New York
Contracts, 1931-1932
5890
1111-1124
Correspondence and Clipping, 1932-1936
5890
1125-1141
Oscar S. Straus Memorial, Washington, D. C.
Contracts and Financial Records, 1939-1942
5890
1143-1171
Correspondence, 1931-1934
(see also OV 21)
5890
1172-1194
Correspondence, 1935-1939
(see also OV 21)
5890
1195-1248
Correspondence, 1940
(see also OV 21)
5890
1249-1304
Correspondence, 1941
(see also OV 21)
5890
1305-1368
Correspondence, 1942-1946
(see also OV 21)
5890
1369-1416
Correspondence, 1947-1948
(see also OV 21)
5891
14-51
Notes and Blueprints, 1940-1947, undated
(see also OV 21)
5891
53-64a
Clipping, Program, Booklet, 1947, undated
5891
64b, 65-79
Photographs, undated
5891
80-84
Cyrus McCormick Portrait Bust, State Capitol Hall of Fame, Richmond, Virginia
Correspondence and Clipping, 1932-1933
5891
86-93
Photographs, undated
(2 folders)
5891
94-100
National Archives Pediment, Washington D. C.
Contracts, 1933-1934
5891
102-125
Correspondence, 1933
5891
127-168
Correspondence, 1934
5891
169-296
Correspondence, 1935
5891
297-389
Photographs, undated
(see also OV 22)
5891
390-395
Bronze Doors, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, New York
Contract, 1935
5891
397-400
Correspondence, 1935-1938
(5 folders)
5891
401-476
Drawing, 1937
5891
477-478
Photographs, undated
5891
479-488
Mary A. Spencer Grave Memorial Remembrance, Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
Contracts, 1936-1937
5891
490-494
Correspondence, 1936
5891
495-555
Correspondence, 1937
5891
556-668
Correspondence, 1938-1941
5891
669-679
Drawing of Memorial Figure, undated
(see also Box 14)
5891
680-681
Photographs, undated
(3 folders)
5891
682-712
Church of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, Forest Hills, New York
Correspondence, 1938-1941
(2 folders)
5891
714-746
Notes, undated
5891
747-756
Jefferson Memorial Competition and Pediment, Washington, D.C.
Contracts, 1939
5891
758-773
Prospectus, undated
5891
774-786
Correspondence, 1937-1939
5891
787-815
Correspondence, 1940-1941
5891
816-863
Notes, undated
5891
864-872
Drawings, undated
(see also OV 21)
5891
873-879
Clippings, 1938-1943
5891
880-885
Photographs, undated
(5 folders)
5891
886-912
Criminal Courts Building Statues, New York, New York, 1939
5891
913-918
Norton Grave Memorial, Greenwood Cemetery, Shreveport, Louisiana
Contracts, 1941-1942
5891
920-931
Correspondence, 1942-1946
5891
932-949
Photographs, undated
5891
950-953
Service Medals, Theater of Operations
Correspondence, 1942-1943
5891
955-1035
Correspondence, 1944
5891
1036-1066
Correspondence, 1945-1947
5891
1067-1121
Drawings, undated
5891
1122-1124
Clippings, 1946
5891
1125-1126
Photographs of Designs, undated
(2 folders)
5891
1127-1142
Destiny of the Red Man (Replica from the Louisiana Purchase Exposition) for Richard W. Norton, Shreveport, Louisiana
Contracts, 1944-1945
5891
1144-1153
Correspondence, 1943-1947
(4 folders)
5891
1154-1220
Figure of World War II Soldier, circa 1945
5891
1221-1225
Riders of the Dawn, Brookgreen Gardens, Brookgreen, South Carolina
Contract, 1942
5891
1227-1230
Correspondence, 1941-1944
5891
1231-1303
Correspondence, 1945-1947
5891
1304-1332
Notes, Drawings, Blueprint, Clipping, 1945, undated
(see also OV 21)
5891
1333-1347
Photographs, 1946, undated
(see also OV 21; 11 folders)
5891
1348-1414
Medal Honoring General George Marshall
Correspondence, 1946-1947
5891
1416-1441
Drawings, undated
5891
1442-1449
Aphrodite, Richard W. Norton Art Foundation, Shreveport, Louisiana
Contract, 1950
5891
1451-1454
Correspondence, 1948-1949
5891
1455-1494
Correspondence, January-February 1950
5891
1495-1545
Correspondence, March-August 1950
5892
13-97
Correspondence, September-December 1950
5892
98-157
Correspondence, 1951
5892
158-236
Correspondence, 1952-1953
5892
237-294
Notes, undated
5892
295-314
Photograph, undated
5892
315-316
Oversize Duplicate Photographs of Aphrodite, undated
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Drawings for Union Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Baltimore, Maryland, 1907-1912
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Drawings of Seated Lincoln Statue, Hodgenville, Kentucky, 1907-circa 1955
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Drawings of Monument to Civil War Soldiers and Sailors, Albany, New York, 1909
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Drawing for Unidentified Tablet, 1910
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Duplicate Photographs of William F. Vilas Memorial, Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1912-1914
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Letter Concerning Memorial Tablet, Soldiers Welcome Home Committee, Forest Hills, New York, 1919-1921
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Photograph of Benjamin Harrison for Bust of Benjamin Harrison, John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1920-1921
(see also Box 14)
5888
Oversize Duplicate Photographs of Singer of the Epic Song, circa 1924
(see also Box 14)
5889
Oversize Photographs of Samuel Rea Statue for Pennsylvania Railroad Terminal, New York, New York, 1926-1930
(see also Box 14)
5889
Oversize Duplicate Photograph of William C. C. Claiborne Statue, State Capitol Building, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1930-1933
(see also Box 14)
5890
Oversize Drawing of Mary A. Spencer Grave Memorial, Washington, D. C., 1936-1941
(see also Box 14)
5891
Oversize Blueprint of Seated Lincoln Statue, Madison, Wisconsin, 1908-1913
(see also OV 20)
5888
Oversize Drawings for Scottish Rite Temple, Washington, D. C., 1912-1915
(see also OV 20)
5888
Oversize Drawing of Descending Night, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco, California, 1913-1916
(see also OV 20)
5888
Oversize Blueprint for Bust of Horace Mann, New York University Hall of Fame, 1922-1934
(see also OV 20)
5888
Oversize Blueprint of Fountain for Missouri State Capitol, Jefferson City, Missouri, 1925-1928
(see also OV 20)
5889
Oversize Blueprint for Monfaucon American Memorial, France, 1928-1932
(see also OV 20)
5889
Oversize Blueprint for William C. C. Claiborne Statue, State Capitol Building, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1930-1933
(see also OV 20)
5890
Oversize Blueprints for The Last Farewell Figure, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, 1929-1953
(see also OV 20)
5890
Oversize Drawing and Blueprints for U. S. Post Office Department Pediments, Washington, D. C., 1931-1935
(see also OV 20)
5890
Oversize Blueprints for Oscar S. Straus Memorial, Washington, D. C., 1931-1948
(see also OV 21)
5891
Oversize Drawings for Jefferson Memorial Competition and Pediment, Washington, D. C., 1937-1943
(see also OV 21)
5891
Oversize Drawings, Blueprint, and Duplicate Photographs for Riders of the Dawn, Brookgreen Gardens, Brookgreen, South Carolina, 1941-1946
(see also OV 21)
5891
Oversize Drawings and Blueprint for Seated Lincoln, Hodgenville, Kentucky, 1907-circa 1955
(see also OV 22)
5888
Oversize Drawing for William Cotter Maybury Memorial, 1911-1912
(see also OV 22)
5888
Oversize Drawings and Blueprints for The Last Farewell Figure, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, 1929-1953
(see also OV 22)
5890
Oversize Photograph for National Archives Pediment, Washington, D. C., 1933-1935
(see also OV 22)
5891
Glass Plate Negatives of Various Projects, undated, 1896-1901
Plaque with Two Mourning Cherubs, Spandrel Figures Over Arch, Boys Holding Symbols of Industry, Eagle on Sphere, Grave Memorial for William Kimball, Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences Pediment, Through the Smoke of Battle, Standing Lincoln with Hand on Lapel, Portrait Medallion of Catharina Weinman, Portrait Medallion of Unidentified Man, Bust of Margaret Lucille (sculptor's wife), Sarah Porter Memorial Plaque, The Bowler, Girl Golfer, The Golfer, The Pitcher
10
Glass Plate Negatives of Various Projects, 1902-1912
Rockinghorse Baby, Bust of Charles Henry Niehaus, Strayed From the Herd, Cow with Lowered Head, Chief Flatiron, Destiny of the Red Man, Kansas, Louisiana Purchase Exposition Gold Medal, Louisiana Purchase Exposition Silver Medal, Plaque for Universal Exposition, Louisiana Purchase Exposition Bronze Medal, Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Medal, Panels for Façade of J. Pierpont Morgan Library, George Poell Medal for Lifesaving on Railroads, Madison Square Presbyterian Church Pediment, Alexander Macomb Memorial, Union Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Baltimore, Maryland, Seated Lincoln Statue, Hodgenville, Kentucky, William Bateman Leeds Mausoleum Panel
11
Glass Plate Negatives of Various Projects, 1908-1915
Alexander Johnston Cassatt Statue, Seated Lincoln Statue, Madison, Wisconsin, Wisconsin State Capitol Pediment, Eagle, Pennsylvania Railroad Station, New York, Swag with Winged Wheel, Pennsylvania Railroad Station, New York, Female Figure Holding Cornucopia and Winged Wheel, Pennsylvania Railroad Station, New York, Mercury Holding Cadeusus Keystone, Pennsylvania Railroad Station, New York, New York, National Institute of Arts and Letters Medal, Relief Portrait of Gilbert Montague Stark, Julius Theodore Melchers Memorial Plaque, Standing Lincoln Statue, Frankfort, Kentucky, William Cotter Maybury Memorial, Municipal Building Sculpture, New York, Masonic Temple Tympanum, San Francisco, Lincoln Bust (Replica for Loraine Pratt-Immen), Grand Rapids, Michigan, William F. Vilas Memorial, Vicksburg, Mississippi, Sphinxes for Scottish Rite Temple, Washington, D. C.
12
Glass Plate Negatives of Various Projects, undated, 1896-1930
Couple in Long Robes, Angel Casting Out Male Figures, Soldier and Sailor with Flag, Winged Figure Balanced on Sphere with Flag, Arch Flanked by Allegorical Figures, Portrait Medallion of Catharina Weinman, Union Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Baltimore, Seated Lincoln Statue, Hodgenville, Kentucky, Sphinxes, Scottish Rite Temple, Washington, D. C., Sir Galahad Sculptured Lectern, Pomfret, Connecticut, Reredos with Kneeling Angels, George Newhall Clarke Memorial Chapel, Pomfret, Connecticut, The Rising Sun and Descending Night, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco, Winged Liberty ("Mercury") Dime, J. Sanford Saltus Medal, Missouri State Capitol Pediment, Elks National Memorial Headquarters Building Frieze and Façade Figures, Chicago, Relocation of Sculpture by Karl Bitter and Fountain, Missouri State Capitol, Samuel Rea Statue, Pennsylvania Railroad Terminal, New York
13

Series 9: Printed Material , 1891-1959
(Box 8, OV 21; Reel 5892; 0.4 linear feet)

Printed material consists of clippings, exhibition catalogs for others, a program, a book, and miscellaneous art-related booklets.
Description Container Select
Clippings, 1905-1922, undated
5892
318-411
Clippings, 1923-1959
5892
412-471
Exhibition Catalogs for Others, 1945-1948
5892
472-483
Program for Presentation of Clinedinst Medal to Kurt H. Volk, 1950
5892
484-486
Book Anatomie Artistique du Corps Humain, 1891
5892
487-490
Booklets
"The Later Works of Augustus Saint-Gaudens" by Homer Saint Gaudens, undated
5892
492-505
"Chesterwood: The Studio of Daniel Chester French,", undated
5892
506-508
"The Equestrian Statues of the World,", 1913
5892
509-526
"The Medallic Work of A. A. Weinman,", 1921
5892
527-556
"The Washington of the Future,", 1930
5892
557-568
Miscellaneous Booklets from Brookgreen Gardens, 1937-1943
5892
569-577
"National Institute of Arts and Letters,", 1941
5892
578-598
Miscellaneous Booklets, 1901-1931
5892
599-613
Miscellaneous Printed Material, undated
5892
614-617
Oversize Printed Reproduction of an Anatomical Drawing
(see also OV 21)
5892

Series 10: Photographs , 1903-1950
(Boxes 9, 13, OV 21; Reel 5892; 0.2 linear feet)

Photographs of Weinman, his colleagues, his residence, and miscellaneous locations not directly related to specific projects. Photographs of Weinman with colleagues include Charles Keck and Charles Niehaus as well as views of Philip Martiny's studio, Charles Niehaus's studio, and the Roman Bronze Works. Photographs of Weinman's Forest Hills Residence/Studio include photos of a map to that location.
Glass plate negatives have been digitized.
Description Container Select
Photographs of Adolph Weinman, 1903-1950
(4 folders; see also Box 13)
5892
620-655
Photographs of Weinman with Colleagues, undated
(4 folders)
5892
656-675
Photographs of Weinman's Forest Hills Residence/Studio, undated
5892
676-682
Photographs of Brookgreen Gardens, Brookgreen, South Carolina, undated
5892
683-692
Miscellaneous photographs, undated
(see also OV 21)
5892
693-696
Oversize Photograph of an Unidentified Monument, undated
(see also OV 21)
5892
697

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