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Collection Summary
Administrative Information
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Background Note
Scope and Content Note
Container List
Series I. Object File, Fine Art
Series II. Object File, Furnishings and Decorative Arts
Series III. Object File, Special Collections
Series IV. Object File, Related Topics

Art gallery object records

Collection Inventory

Series III. Object File, Special Collections   

Scope and Content

III. Special Collections include: records for rare books which are treated as exhibit objects, such as the Janssonius atlases, The Arctic Regions by William Bradford, and the Farwell Photograph Collection given to the Athenaeum by Horace Fairbanks son in law Albert Farwell. The records are organized alphabetically by author or creator. Information may include: biographical; acquisition; conservation; correspondence; exhibitions; inquiries; loans; photographs; rights and reproductions; research notes and clippings.

Folder

Bradford, William, biographical research notes   

Folder 1

Bradford, William, The Arctic Regions, acquisition   

Folder 2

Bradford, William, The Arctic Regions, conservation   

Folder 3

Bradford, William, The Arctic Regions, exhibit   

Folder 4

Bradford, William, The Arctic Regions, loans   

Folder 5

Bradford, William, The Arctic Regions, research correspondence   

Folder 6

Farwell, Albert, Farwell Photograph Collection, rehousing project, Rebecca Helland, proposal,   1989 

Folder 7

Farwell, Albert, Farwell Photograph Collection, rehousing project, Rebecca Helland, final report & location list, 1989   

Folder 8

Farwell, Albert, Farwell Photograph Collection, rehousing project, Rebecca Helland, notes   

Folder 9

Farwell, Albert, Farwell Photograph Collection, notes, how to describe the collection,   2002 

Folder 10

Janssonius, Atlases, acquisition,   2000 

Folder 11

Janssonius, Atlases, exhibit   

Folder 12

Unknown, Ram's Head from Arnold Park, loan,   1987 

Folder 13

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