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Loudoun County Publishing Company Inc.

National Museum of American History

RD2 PC Publishing Token

National Museum of American History

Advertising & Publishing Production Yearbook

National Museum of American History

Smithsonian Publishing Task Force members

Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Featured in TORCH, September 1977

Smithsonian Publishing Task Force members (l-r) Russell Bourne, Alexis Doster and James Page. They appear to be reviewing a publication lay-out.

Button, Publishing Ink. Dream On

National Museum of American History
This circular button has white text on a light purple background that reads: Publishing Ink. Dream On.

Bowker Lectures on Book Publishing

National Museum of American History

Smithsonian Publishing Task Force Members

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.

Featured in the "Torch," September 1977.

Smithsonian Publishing Task Force members (l-r) Russell Bourne, Alexis Doster, and James Page review publication layout for "The Smithsonian Experience: Science--History--The Arts; the Treasures of the Nation" book.

A proposal to change publishing economics

Smithsonian Libraries

The staff at the Max Planck Digital Library released a white paper earlier this year called, “Disrupting the subscription journals’ business model for the necessary large-scale transformation to open access.” While the title may be a mouthful, the paper put forth a simple idea: That the total worldwide amount spent by libraries on subscriptions to more »

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Greek Slave [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: H. Powers. Greek slave. Washington, Corcoran Art Gallery. Detroit Publishing Co. Classification number: 282/P888/980. Accession: 43943.

On photo, lower right: COPR. DETROIT PUBLISHING CO.

1 photographic print : b&w, 9 1/8 x 7 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Greek Slave [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: H. Powers. Greek slave. Washington, Corcoran Art Gallery. Photographer: Detroit Publishing Co. Gift of: Carnegie Corporation of New York. Classification number: 282/2d copy. Accession: 17860. On second photo mount label: The Metropolitan Museum of Art/The Library/This Collection of Photographs/Desirable in the Study of Art/was assembled by/The Carnegie Corporation/of New York/and Presented to the Museum/in the Year 1930/(stamped:) 1741. On third and fourth photo mount labels (one on recto and one on verso of mount): AMERICAN SCULPTURE/Powers, Hiram (1805-1873)/Greek Slave/1843/Marble/ca. Life-Size/WASHINGTON, CORCORAN ART GALLERY.

On photo, lower left: COPR. DETROIT PUBLISHING CO.

1 photographic print : b&w, 8 7/8 x 7 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Signed contract between JATAP publishing, Dizzie Gillespie and Buster Harding

National Museum of African American History and Culture
Four signed copies of a typed contract between JATAP Publishing Co., Inc., John Birks (Dizzy) Gillespie and Buster Harding. The contract is dated [December 27th, 1954] and grants rights to JATAP Publishing, with 50% royalties and other considerations to Gillespie and Harding for the following musical works: Rumbola, Rails, Pile Driver, Hobnail Special, Devil and the Fish, Blue Mood, Confusion, and Cool Eyes. Each contract is a single page, double-sided, and signed on the reverse [John Gillespie] and [Buster Harding]. The copies are stapled together into one document.

Amor Caritas [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: A. Saint-Gaudens. Amor Caritas. bronze relief (replica of one in Luxembourg, Paris.) Detroit, Institute of Arts of the City of Detroit. Photographer: Detroit Publishing Company. Classification number: 282/S139/420. Accession: 44509.

1 photographic print : b&w, 9 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Mourning Victory [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: D. C. French. Melvin Memorial: relief of the figure of Mourning Victory, in rear wall of exedra (marble). Concord, Sleepy Hollow Cemetery. Detroit Pub. Co. 016120. Classification number: 282/F873/420. Accession: 46572. On photograph, lower right, white lettering: COPR DETROIT PUBLISHING CO.

1 photographic print : b&w, 7 1/8 x 9 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

George Washington [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: T. Ball. Equestrian statue of George Washington (1732-1799). Boston, Public Garden, 1860-1864, bronze. Costume-Military, Amer. 18th cen. 4th quarter. Photographer: Detroit Publishing Co. Classification Number: 282/B187/510. Accession: 47008. On photograph, lower left, white lettering: 011891 THE WASHINGTON STATUE, PUBLIC GARDEN, BOSTON.

"My Fourscore Years: Autobiography by Sculptor Thomas Ball (1819-1911), Epilogue by Greta Elana Couper," Los Angeles: TreCavalli Press, 1993.

Carlock, Marty, "A Guide to Public Art in Greater Boston: from Newburyport to Plymouth," Boston, MA: Harvard Common Press, revised edition, 1993, pg. 42.

1 photographic print : b&w, 7 x 9 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Confederate Monument [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: Sculpture, American. 19th cen. Confederate monument. Louisville, Ky. Detroit Pub. Co. 019367. Classification number: 282. Accession: 46574. On photograph, lower right, in circle: COPYRIGHT/1906/BY DETROIT/PUBLISHING/CO.

1 photographic print : b&w, 9 x 7 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Jasper Monument [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: A. Doyle. Monument to Sergeant Jasper. Savannah, Ga. Madison Square. Classification number: 282/D754/760. Accession: 46578. On photograph, lower right, white lettering in circle: COPYRIGHT/1900/BY DETROIT/PHOTOGRAPHIC CO.

1 photographic print : b&w, 7 1/8 x 9 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Adams Memorial [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: A. Saint-Gaudens. Grief. Monument to Mrs. Henry Adams. Washington, Rock Creek Cemetery. Detroit Pub. Co. Classification number: 282/S139/880. Accession: 44608.

1 photographic print : b&w, 9 1/4 x 7 1/8 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Man Cub [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: A. S. Calder. Man Cub. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. 1903, bronze. (a replica is in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York). Photographer: Detroit Publishing Co. Classification Number: 282/C146/960. Accession: 39911. Lantern Slide: E118035. On photograph, white lettering: COPR. DETROIT PUBLISHING CO.

1 photomechanical print : b&w, 9 x 7 1/8 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Oglethorpe Monument [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: D. C. French. Monument to Governor Oglethorpe. Savannah, Chippewa Square. Detroit Pub. Co. 072461.Classification number: 282/F873/731. Accession: 46580.

1 photographic print : b&w, 7 x 9 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Lewis Cass [sculpture] / (photographed by Detroit Publishing Company)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
On photo mount label: D. C. French. Statue of General Lewis Cass. Washington, Capitol, National Hall of Statuary. Detroit Pub. Co. Classification number: 282/F873/750. Accession: 44609.

1 photographic print : b&w, 9 7/8 x 6 5/8 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.

Indie Publishing: Books, Magazines and Monsters

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Meet editors, designers, and authors of independent books and magazines. Learn about the ups and downs of print and media in the new millennium.
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