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Subject Source: Fast

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Broadside advertising London exhibition of engraved plates depicting Jean-Baptiste Wicar's Florentine art

 Collection — Box BW-5: [Barcode: 31151030141711]
Identifier: MS-0757
Abstract The headline of the broadside declares the exhibition of: "Pictures, Statues, Basso Relievos, and Engraved Stones, of the Gallery of Florence, and the Pitti Palace, Engraved under the Direction of Mr. Lacombe, Painter, from the Drawings of Mr. Wicar; a Work dedicated To His Royal Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany." The advertisement was printed in approximately 1800. Jean-Baptiste Joseph Wicar (1762-1834) was a French Neoclassical painter and art collector. There is no historical...
Dates: approximately 1800

Douglas Huntly Gordon, Jr. papers

Identifier: MS-0368
Abstract Douglas Huntly Gordon, Jr. was born in Baltimore in 1903. During the 1930s, he served in the Maryland legislature. In 1938, he founded the Mount Vernon Improvement Association and spent much of the rest of his life fighting to retain the original architectural integrity of Baltimore's Mount Vernon Place. He was also a founder of the Johns Hopkins University Milton S. Eisenhower Library's Friends of the Library. The collection of Douglas Huntly Gordon, Jr. consists mostly of items related to...
Dates: approximately 1800-1975

MOTHA poster

 Collection — Map-case OF-1: [Barcode: 31151034382089]
Identifier: MS-1001
Content Description This collection consists of a poster from the Museum of Transgender Hirstory & Art (MOTHA), as well as a flyer with a list identifying the 278 people and groups featured in the poster image and information about MOTHA's mission. The poster features images of notable transgender and gender non-conforming public figures, entertainers, and film characters. Featured people include Chelsea Manning, RuPaul, David Bowie, the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, and Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon in...
Dates: 2013