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Charles Scribner's Sons Art Reference Dept. records, 1839-1962

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Series 3: Miscellaneous Reference Files , 1933-1952, undated

These files contain original art work, photographs, and printed material concerning miscellaneous reference topics. The files concerning Ancient Art and The Bible contain portraits of various saints and historic individuals and photographs of historic sites.
The New York City file includes early photographs of the Scribner Building, the Custom House and Bowling Green, the Times Building, the Postal Telegraph Building, Federal Hall in snow, the New York Stock Exchange, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Washington Square Arch, Grant's Tomb, the Presbyterian Hospital, and St. Patrick's Cathedral. There is also a photograph of the construction of the Flatiron Building and an aerial photograph of the Flatiron Building.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
Description Container Select
Airplanes, undated
6
10
Ancient Art, undated
(6 folders)
6
11-16
Austria, undated
6
17
The Bible, undated
(10 folders; Oversized items housed in OV 12)
6
18-27
The Bible, undated
(10 folders; Oversized items housed in OV 12)
6
28-37
The Bible, undated
(10 folders; Oversized items housed in OV 12)
6
38-47
The Bible, undated
(10 folders; Oversized items housed in OV 12)
6
48-57
The Bible, undated
(7 folders; Oversized items housed in OV 12)
6
58-64
Buildings, undated
6
65
Burma, undated
6
66
Chicago World's Fair, 1933
6
67
Clothing, undated
6
68
Connecticut, undated
(2 folders)
6
69-70
Crafts, undated
6
71
French Cathedral, 1952
(negatives only; not scanned)
6
72
Greece, undated
6
73
New York City, undated
(6 folders; oversized items housed in Box 8)
6
74-79
Romania, undated
6
80
Virginia, undated
6
81
Five Photographs of Art Work and Miscellaneous Views of New York City, undated
8 (sol)
Oversized Photograph of Painting of Mary and the Christ Child, undated
OV 12

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