Explore 899,113 items digitized from The New York Public Library's collections. 2 Divisions - the Schomberg Art and Artifacts and the Wallach Art and Architecture and Photograph Divisions may be of particular interest.
From the website: "Our vast holdings are a vital resource to anyone interested in American culture over the past 200 years and consist of more than 20 million letters, diaries, scrapbooks, manuscripts, financial records, photographs, films, and audiovisual recordings of artists, dealers, collectors, critics, scholars, museums, galleries, associations, and other art world figures. The Archives also houses the largest collection of oral histories anywhere on the subject of art."
From the Watson Collection Development Policy: "Materials digitized under this policy include Metropolitan Museum of Art publications, early printed books, early trade catalogs, exhibition catalogs, decorated publishers’ bindings, Japanese illustrated books, fashion plates and sketches, illustrations, photographs, manuscript documents, current auction catalogs, maps, architectural drawings, and audio recordings."
Omeka Classic is a web publishing platform for sharing digital collections and creating media-rich online exhibits. Developed by the Roy Rosensweig Center for History and New Media and George Mason University.
Scalar is a free, open source authoring and publishing platform that’s designed to make it easy for authors to write long-form, born-digital scholarship online. Scalar enables users to assemble media from multiple sources and juxtapose them with their own writing in a variety of ways, with minimal technical expertise required.
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The Ann Lewis Women's Suffrage Collection is a privately owned collection amassed over twenty years. It is comprised of more than 1,200 books, objects, correspondence, periodicals, lobbying materials, postcards, and more. Created using Omeka.
Performing Archive: Edward S. Curtis + "the vanishing race" is an aggregation of several existing archival visual, material, and sonic collections based on the work of Edward S. Curtis, an early 20th century photographer. Created using Scalar.