Research Catalog

  • Washington in the new era, 1870-1970 [by] Letitia W. Brown [and] Elsie M. Lewis.

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    • Washington, Education Dept., National Portrait Gallery; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U. S. Govt. Print. Off.] 1972.
    • 1972
    • 1 item
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    Text IEC 74-2227Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • Presidential portraits, compiled and written by Virginia C. Purdy and Daniel J. Reed. Edited by J. Benjamin Townsend.

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    • Washington, Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1968.
    • 1968
    • 1 item
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    Text MBT 73-1350Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Abroad in America : visitors to the new nation, 1776-1914 / edited and with an introd. by Marc Pachter, co-edited by Frances Wein ; [ill. selected by Curatorial Dept., National Portrait Gallery.]

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    • Reading, Mass. : Published in conjunction with the National Portrait Gallery by Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., [1976]
    • 1976
    • 1 item
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    Text IID 77-473Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • The spirit of fact : the daguerreotypes of Southworth & Hawes, 1843-1862 / Robert A. Sobieszek and Odette M. Appel ; with research assistance by Charles R. Moore.

    • Text
    • Boston : D. R. Godine, c1976.
    • 1976
    • 1 item
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    Text MFW 01-8971SASB M2 - Art & Architecture Rm 300

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  • Washington in the new era, 1870-1970 / [by] Letitia W. Brown [and] Elsie M. Lewis.

    • Text
    • Washington : Education Dept., National Portrait Gallery; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U. S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1972.
    • 1972
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 78-166Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Abroad in America : visitors to the new nation, 1776-1914 / edited and with an introd. by Marc Pachter, co-edited by Frances Wein ; ill. selected by Robert G. Stewart, Monroe H. Fabian.

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    • Reading, Mass. : Published in association with the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution by Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., c1976.
    • 1976
    • 1 item
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    Text Berg Coll 78-350Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320

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  • Fifty American faces from the collection of the National Portrait Gallery / Margaret C. S. Christman.

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    • Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1978
    • 1978
    • 1 item
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    Text MBT 79-222Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Jo Davidson portrait sculpture.

    • Text
    • Washington : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1978.
    • 1978
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MGO (Davidson) 79-457Schwarzman Building M1 - Art & Architecture Room 300

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  • Fifty American faces from the collection of the National Portrait Gallery / Margaret C. S. Christman.

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    • Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U. S. Govt. Print. Off., 1978.
    • 1978
    • 1 item
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    Text MAVY (Washington, D. C.) 79-637Offsite
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  • The President's medal, 1789-1977 / by Neil MacNeil. 1st ed.

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    • New York : Published in association with the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, by C. N. Potter : distributed by Crown Publishers, c1977.
    • 1977
    • 1 item
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    Text JFG 79-107Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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  • Return to Albion : Americans in England, 1760-1940 / Richard Kenin ; introd. by Alistair Cooke. 1st ed.

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    • New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, c1979.
    • 1979
    • 1 item
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    Text JFE 79-2585Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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  • Facing the light : historic American portrait daguerreotypes : an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, September 22, 1978-January 15, 1979 / by Harold Francis Pfister ; foreword by Marvin Sadik ; curatorial pref. by William F. Stapp.

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    • Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1978.
    • 1978
    • 1 item
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    Text JFF 79-331Offsite
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  • A New England town : a portrait / by Alice Stallknecht, 1880-1973 ; foreword, William C. Agee ; contributors, LLoyd Goodrich ... [et al.].

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    • Houston, Tex. : [Museum of Fine Arts], c1977.
    • 1977
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MCX S778 79-2310Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Jo Davidson portrait sculpture.

    • Text
    • Washington : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1978.
    • 1978
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MGO (Davidson) 79-2203Schwarzman Building M1 - Art & Architecture Room 300

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  • Robert Edge Pine, a British portrait painter in America, 1784-1788 / by Robert G. Stewart ; foreword by Marvin Sadik.

    • Text
    • Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1979.
    • 1979
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MCV P649 80-48SASB M1 - Art & Architecture Rm 300

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  • The President's medal, 1789-1977 / by Neil MacNeil.

    • Text
    • New York : Published in association with the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, by C. N. Potter : distributed by Crown Publishers, c1977.
    • 1977
    • 1 item
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    Text JFG 80-113Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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  • American portrait drawings, National Portrait Gallery / Marvin Sadik and Harold Francis Pfister.

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    • Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Instition Press, 1980.
    • 1980
    • 1 item
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    Text MBT 80-2009Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Champions of American sport / written and edited by Marc Pachter, with Amy Henderson, Jeannette Hussey, and Margaret C. S. Christman ; foreword by Red Smith.

    • Text
    • [Washington] : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution ; New York : H. N. Abrams, [1981]
    • 1981
    • 1 item
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    Text JFF 81-599Offsite
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  • The code duello / by Jeannette Hussey ; Frances Stevenson Wein, editor.

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    • Washington, D.C. : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1980.
    • 1980
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MAW (Washington, D.C.) 81-1476Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300
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  • We never sleep : the first fifty years of the Pinkertons / by Frederick Voss and James Barber.

    • Text
    • Washington, D.C. : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O., 1981.
    • 1981
    • 1 item
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    Text JFF 81-762Offsite
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  • We never sleep [microform] : the first fifty years of the Pinkertons / by Frederick Voss and James Barber.

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    • Washington, D.C. : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O., 1981.
    • 1981
  • FDR, the early years : an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, January 28 to July 25, 1982 / by Frederick Stevens Voss.

    • Text
    • Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press : For sale by the supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1982.
    • 1982
    • 1 item
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    Text JFF 82-156Offsite
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  • Portraits by George Bellows : an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, November 4, 1981 through January 3, 1982 / Margaret C.S. Christman ; introduction by Marvin Sadik.

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    • Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, by the Smithsonian Institution Press : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1981.
    • 1981
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MCX B44 82-1831SASB M1 - Art & Architecture Rm 300

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  • Mr. Sully, portrait painter : the works of Thomas Sully (1783-1872) / by Monroe H. Fabian.

    • Text
    • Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983.
    • 1983
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MCX S95 83-1958SASB M1 - Art & Architecture Rm 300

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  • The godlike Black Dan : a selection of portraits from life in commemoration of the two-hundredth anniversary of the birth of Daniel Webster : an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, June 4-November 28, 1982 / by James Barber and Frederick Voss ; Frances Stevenson Wein, editor.

    • Text
    • Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1982.
    • 1982
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MCW 82-1829Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Portraits from the New Deal : an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, March 4 to September 7, 1983 / by James G. Barber and Frederick S. Voss.

    • Text
    • Washington, D.C. : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983.
    • 1983
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MBT 83-1672Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Blessed are the peace makers a commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the Treaty of Paris / by James G. Barber and Frederick S. Voss.

    • Text
    • City of Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983.
    • 1983
    • 1 item
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    Text IF 84-1000Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • Robert Cornelius, portraits from the dawn of photography : an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, October 20, 1983 to January 22, 1984 / by William F. Stapp ; contributing authors, Marian S. Carson, M. Susan Barger.

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    • Washington, D.C. : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983.
    • 1983
    • 1 item
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    Text MFX (Cornelius) 84-1485Schwarzman Building - Art & Architecture Room 300

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  • The Selected papers of Charles Willson Peale and his family / Lillian B. Miller, editor ; Sidney Hart, assistant editor ; Toby A. Appel, research historian.

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    • New Haven [Conn.] : Published for the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, by Yale University Press, c1983-
    • 1983-present
    • 7 items
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    Text JQZ 12-4061 v. 1Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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    Text JFL 84-99 v. 5Offsite
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    Text JFL 84-99 v. 4Offsite
  • Masterpieces from Versailles : three centuries of French portraiture / by Alden R. Gordon ; with a preface by Pierre Lemoine.

    • Text
    • Washington : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1983.
    • 1983
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MBT 84-1848Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Adventurous pursuits : Americans and the China trade, 1784-1844 / Margaret C.S. Christman.

    • Text
    • City of Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1984.
    • 1984
    • 1 item
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    Text JLF 84-1125Offsite
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  • George Washington, an American icon : the eighteenth-century graphic portraits / by Wendy C. Wick ; with an introductory essay by Lillian B. Miller.

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    • Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution ; Charlottesville, Va. : distributed by the University Press of Virginia, 1982.
    • 1982
    • 1 item
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    Text MDZ 84-1045Schwarzman Building - Print Collection Room 308

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  • Miguel Covarrubias caricatures / Beverly J. Cox and Denna Jones Anderson ; with essays by Al Hirschfeld, Bernard F. Reilly, Jr. ; foreword by Alan Fern.

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    • Washington [D.C.] : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1985.
    • 1984
    • 2 items
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    Text MWER 85-748Offsite
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    Text MWER 85-748Offsite
  • American portrait prints : proceedings of the Tenth Annual American Print Conference / edited by Wendy Wick Reaves.

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    • Charlottesville : Published for the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, by the University Press of Virginia, 1984.
    • 1984
    • 1 item
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    Text MDBF 84-2935Schwarzman Building - Print Collection Room 308

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  • Joseph Wright, American artist, 1756-1793 / by Monroe H. Fabian.

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    • City of Washington : Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1985.
    • 1985
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MCX W9512 85-2581Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Capolavori da Versailles : tre secoli di ritratto francese.

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    • [Firenze] : La Casa Usher, c1985.
    • 1985
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MBT 86-1639Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Peace and friendship : Indian peace medals in the United States / by Francis Paul Prucha.

    • Text
    • City of Washington : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1985.
    • 1985
    • 1 item
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    Text HBC 86-1370Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315

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  • John Frazee, 1790-1852, sculptor / Frederick S. Voss ; with an essay by Dennis Montagna and Jean Henry.

    • Text
    • Washington City : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution ; Boston : Boston Athenaeum, 1986.
    • 1986
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MGO (Frazee) 87-2851Schwarzman Building M1 - Art & Architecture Room 300

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  • Man of the year : a Time honored tradition / Frederick S. Voss.

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    • Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, c1987.
    • 1987
    • 1 item
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    Text JFF 88-845Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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  • The art of Henry Inman / by William H. Gerdts ; catalogue by Carrie Rebora.

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    • Washington, D.C. : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1987.
    • 1987
    • 1 item
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    Text JQZ 12-4021Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Portraits from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters / by Lillian B. Miller and Nancy A. Johnson ; with an introduction by James Thomas Flexner.

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    • Washington, D.C. : National Portrait Gallery, 1987.
    • 1987
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MAVZ (Washington) 88-2196Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • The Artist's mother : portraits and homages / organized by Barbara Coller ; essays by John E. Gedo and Donald Kuspit.

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    • Huntington, N.Y. : Heckscher Museum, c1987.
    • 1987
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MAMZ 90-4532Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Gaston Lachaise : portrait sculpture / by Carolyn Kinder Carr and Margaret C.S. Christman.

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    • Washington City : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution in association with the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1985.
    • 1985
    • 1 item
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    Text JQZ 12-4238Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • The First Federal congress, 1789-1791 / by Margaret C.S. Christman.

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    • Washington City : Smithsonian Institution Press for the National Portrait Gallery and the United States Congress, 1989.
    • 1989
    • 1 item
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    Text IDF 89-7570Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • Isamu Noguchi, portrait sculpture / by Nancy Grove.

    • Text
    • Washington City : Published by the Smithsonian Institution Press for the National Portrait Gallery, 1989.
    • 1989
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MGO (Noguchi) 89-25645Schwarzman Building M1 - Art & Architecture Room 300

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  • To color America, portraits by Winold Reiss / by Jeffrey C. Stewart ; with an essay by John C. Ewers.

    • Text
    • Washington City : Smithsonian Institution Press for the National Portrait Gallery, 1989.
    • 1989
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 90-87Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Portraits of the American law / Frederick S. Voss.

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    • Washington, D.C. : National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1989.
    • 1989
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MBT 90-9468Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • To color America : portraits by Winold Reiss / by Jeffrey C. Stewart ; with an essay by John C. Ewers.

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    • Washington City : Smithsonian Institution Press for the National Portrait Gallery, 1989.
    • 1989
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MCX R363 90-8487SASB M1 - Art & Architecture Rm 300

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  • Oliphant's presidents : twenty-five years of caricature/ text by Wendy Wick Reaves ; foreword by Pat Oliphant ; introduction by Alan Fern.

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    • Kansas City : Andrews and McMeel, c1990.
    • 1990
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MEM (Oliphant) 90-9849Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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  • Masterpieces from Gripsholm Castle : the Swedish national portrait collection / introduction, Per Bjurström & Ulf G. Johnsson ; catalogue entries, Ulf G. Johnsson ; translation, David Mel Paul & Margareta Paul.

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    • Stockholm : National Swedish Art Museums, 1988.
    • 1988
    • 1 item
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    Text 3-MAVZ (Gripsholm Castle) 89-6386Schwarzman Building M2 - Art and Architecture Room 300

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