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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Division of Environmental Research Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ANSP-Coll-0999
Overview The Division of Environmental Research (DER) was established as a department of the Academy of Natural Sciences in 1947 by botanist and limnologist, Dr. Ruth Patrick. Originally called the Department of Limnology, the department was envisioned by Patrick as a multidisciplinary team of scientists devoted to helping protect the quality of the environment. Not only was environmental research a novel idea for the time, but the multidisciplinary nature of the research was also innovative. The...
Dates: 1952 - 1995

Badminton records

Identifier: UR-07-017
Scope and content note

Badminton records consists of eleven folders which covers the years 1975 to 1988.

The eleven folders contains mainly statistics on the team members who played on the team during the period and the scores between Drexel and its opponents. the folder also contains several letters, two newspaper clippings, photographs, a publication and a tournament booklet (1985).

Dates: 1975-1988

Baseball records

Identifier: UR-07-009
Scope and content note The collection contains three boxes of records related to Drexel’s baseball team that were created between 1944 and 1995. The collection is arranged by year and includes newspaper clippings, statistics, photographs, letters, media guides, official scorebooks and yearbooks.The first box in the collection contains both original and photocopied newspaper clippings from local newspapers which covers the team between the years 1951 and 1988. The box also contains statistics which were...
Dates: 1944-1995

Biographical Reference File

Identifier: ANSP-Coll-1017
Scope and Contents This is a collection of reference files assembled by Library and Archives staff beginning in the 1980s documenting the activities of persons directly associated with the Academy of Natural Sciences and with the study of the natural world more generally. This includes early Academy members, staff, trustees, volunteers, donors, and others associated with the Academy and its specimen collections and environmental research. The collection provides background information often found in secondary...
Dates: circa 1915-2024

Bradford collection of biographies of Homeopathic Physicians

Identifier: HU-064

Dr. Thomas L. Bradford (1847-1918) was a practicing homeopathic physician in Maine, Europe and Philadelphia. While practicing and teaching in Philadelphia he served as curator for the Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital of Philadelphia. From 1896 to 1916, he collected, organized and maintained material for 35 scrapbooks of biographical information about homeopathic physicians.

Dates: 1868 - 1918

Earth Week Activities Records

 Collection — Box small accessions 2
Identifier: ANSP-2010-006
Scope and Contents

This is a collection of records of the participation of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia in the observance of Earth Week in 1971. Materials include: schedules of events; newspaper articles (copies and clippings); flyers, programs, and brochures; photographs of the installation of exhibitions; press releases and memos; a newsletter from the Franklin Institute; an Earth Week button; and receipts for advertising. The collection also includes a brochure for Earth Day, 1970.

Dates: 1970-1971

Edward James Nolan, Commemorative volumes of the Centenary celebration of the Academy

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ANSP-Coll-0431
Scope and Contents

This collection represents a specially prepared copy of Volume 15 of the Journal of the Academy, second series, 1912. The original letterpress copy is used as a base with interleaving and manuscript material inserted by the Recording Secretary, E. J. Nolan and presented to the Academy. The inserts consist of portraits, photographs, letters, reports, reminiscences, news clippings and many miscellaneous items. A total of 43 photographs, 53 letters, and 31 other items complete the volume.

Dates: 1912

Edwin Costley Jellett, "A Flora of Germantown" and news clippings

 Collection — Box Small Collections 10
Identifier: ANSP-Coll-0432
Scope and Contents Engineer and amateur botanist, gardener and local historian, Jellett is known for his various books about Germantown, its environment, gardens, old homes and residents of the area. He was very active in the Germantown Horticultural Society and in the Site and Relic Society of Germantown. This Flora, with letterpress titlepage and running title contains news clippings of 35 articles written as a series, appearing every Friday from March 27 to December 11, 1903, in the Germantown Independent...
Dates: 1916

Eleanor Reeves scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1, Folder: unknown container
Identifier: MC-00-034
Scope and contents note The collection consists of Eleanor Edmunds Reeves’s scrapbook, which dates approximately from 1930-1934. Ms. Reeves attended the Drexel Institute of Art, Science, and Industry during those years. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, which document various Drexel sporting and social events, and ephemera such as train tickets, advertisements, and registration cards. The scrapbook also includes correspondence from several “Little Sisters” (incoming freshmen) who were...
Dates: 1931-1934

Ethnological Collections Records

 Collection — Box Small accessions 1
Identifier: ANSP-2009-025
Scope and Contents This collection consists of information on mummies owned and exhibited by the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. Materials include typed descriptions and sketches of exhibits; exhibit construction records, including a budget and a description of the process of assembling the exhibit; reports on cleaning and conservation; documents related to the loan of items from the University Museum to the Academy, including insurance records, loan agreements, and correspondence; newspaper...
Dates: 1976-1994