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[Client Card: Brioschi Studio]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Brioschi Studio, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: statue of Columbus (7'), creeping babies (2 copies), portrait medallion of man, bust of man, tablet of Governor Olson, "National Catholics Rural Life Conference" plaque (3 copies), medallion (5"), medallions (12 copies), Sister Mary Joseph bust, bust of Governor Harold E. Stassen, bust of man (22"), plaque (2'3" x 1'), portrait bust (2 copies), statue of Governor Olson (8'), plaque (27" x 23" x 7"), portrait relief (42" x 22"), and plaque (18" x 40").
Date: October 1930
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Mr. Francis D. Butler]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. Francis D. Butler, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Piece included: "Portrait Bust of Man" (14.5")
Date: August 1939
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Mr. Carlo Brioschi]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. Carlo Brioschi, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: "Medallion" (12 copies), and "Portrait Relief" (17.75" x 13.25").
Date: 1938-07/1940-04
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Mr. A. J. Brioschi]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. A. J. Brioschi, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: "Small Bust" (12 copies), "Small Bust" (10 copies), "Small Male Busts" (2 copies), "Small Brioschi Bust Boxing" (6 copies), "Cardozo Plaque" (22" x 26.75"), "Small Carlton Bust" by A.J. Brioschi (12 copies), "Female Portrait Head" (14.5" high), "Figure of St. John the Baptist" (3' high over-all to the top of the hand), "Baptismal Font" (cover 2'2" in diameter x 12" high), "Portrait Bust" (8.5 high x 5.25" at shoulders), "Portrait Bust" (19 copies, 8.5" high x 5.25" at shoulders), "Small Statue", "Portrait Plaque of the Archbishop" (28" high x 23.5" wide x 7.5 deep), "Small Portrait Bust" (6 copies, 8.5 high x 5.25" at shoulders), "Portrait Head" (15" high), "Portrait Head" (16" high), "Standing Man" (20.5" high), "Standing Figure of a Man" ( 15 copies, 20.5" high; #1-15), "Portrait Bust" (4 copies, 8" high x 5.5" at shoulders), "Standing Figure", "Frank Leahy Plaque" (24.5" x 49"), "Portrait Busts" (8" x 5.5"), "Cast Plaque" (12" diameter), "Standing Male Figure" (3 copies, 20.5" high), "Statue of Man" (6 copies, 2.5" high), "Seal of State of Minnesota" (24" diameter), "Standing Man" (3 copies, 20.5" high), "Cast Plaque" (21" x 17").
Date: 1964-02/1979-04
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Mr. Huntington Brown]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. Huntington Brown, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: "Br're Rabbit", and "Tar Baby".
Date: September 1954
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Postcard of College of St. Scholastica]

Description: Postcard of an aerial view of St. Scholastica college. On the back, the postcard adds, "College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota is an accredited Catholic College for Women. It offers Environment and Broad, Liberal Education of the very highest standards. Located on a beautiful 160 acre campus, overlooking Lake Superior, it is in the famed Arrowhead Country, home of all Summer and Winter sports."
Date: unknown
Creator: Zweifel-Roleff
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Medical Arts and Alworth Buildings]

Description: Postcard of five multi-story buildings, three red brick and two white. The two white buildings are taller, the Medical Arts and Alworth buildings respectively. The sidewalk is lined with parked cars and scattered with pedestrians. On the back, the postcard adds, "The Medical Arts Building, the home of the Duluth Chamber of Commerce, is the newest large office building in Duluth. It has all the latest modern improvements, and its appointments are of the very finest."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel Duluth in Color]

Description: Postcard of a multi-story building with a yellow and white exterior, green accents on the windows, and a few cars parked outside the sidewalk. The back of the postcard adds, "In Duluth, Minnesota, the air conditioned city on beautiful Lake Superior, stop at the Hotel Duluth, the Arrowhead region's leading and most modern up to date hotel - 400 rooms with bath - Coffee Shop, Grill, Cocktail Lounge - Golf and Tennis."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Harbor Entrance in Duluth, Minnesota]

Description: Postcard of a white and green lighthouse at the harbor of Duluth, Minnesota. The back adds, "The Duluth-Superior harbor ranks second only to New York in point of tonnage handled. U. S. Government records show that since 1895 the stupendous total of 1,317,092,019 tones of merchandise, in receipts and shipments, have passed through this harbor.
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Aerial View From Sky Line Drive]

Description: Postcard of Duluth from an aerial perspective. The town is edged by the harbor and coastline. The back of the postcard adds, "Extending along the brow of the hill for a distance of more than twenty-five miles, the Boulevard Drive overlooks the city and Lake Superior, a drive from the extreme eastern end of the city to the extreme western end, commanding a beautiful panorama of parks, buildings, industries, harbor operations and lake, said to be the finest and most picturesque in America."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel Kahler 2]

Description: Postcard of a yellow 11-story hotel with three trees planted in the front, described on the back as "The Kahler Hotel 650 Rooms - Rochester, Minnesota Largest, Finest, and newest air-conditioned guest and public rooms - food and beverage service in the Elizabethan Room all day, service in the Coffee House - Unique Hemisphere Room cocktail lounge - many private dining rooms - exceptional shopping arcade on the subway system parking facilities." The message on the back reads, "Glad you two have gone to N. O. Hope you have a good time also have Carroll take an extra slice at S. A. for me - Will be drawn Saturday - pork casing for sale - being picked now Dr. Betirs - Practicing for an early Duck Season - don't bother about me it's my decision - think it'll help - not absolutely necessary - I'm fine and not worried in the least Love, Leah." The postcard is addressed to "Mr. and Mrs. Carroll E. Ward 1906 McFaddin Ave. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: September 1928
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Duluth Civic Center]

Description: Postcard of four white government buildings sharing a courtyard on three sides. On the back, it is described as "This group of buildings, the Federal Building, Court House and City Hall, is known as Duluth's Civic Center, located on First Street between Sixth Avenue and Fourth Avenue West."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel Duluth]

Description: Postcard of a large multistory building with two covered entrances and cars parked nearby. The back of the postcard adds, "In Duluth, Minnesota, the air conditioned city on beautiful Lake Superior, stop at Hotel Duluth, the Arrowhead region's leading and most up-to-date hotel; 400 rooms with bath; Coffee Shop, Cocktail Lounge, Grill; Golf and Tennis."
Date: unknown
Creator: Lumitone Photoprint
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Gateway Park and Nicollet Hotel]

Description: Postcard of a large brick hotel with white accents shadowing a white structure with a green dome. The back of the postcard adds, "Gateway Park houses the Gateway Tourist Bureau of the Minneapolis Civic and Commerce Association, where visitors may secure information about points of interest and travel conditions. To the left of the Nicollet Hotel, is Nicollet Avenue, known as the "Fifth Avenue of the Northwest" where many important mercantile establishments and smart shops are to be found. To the right is Hennepin Avenue, where the theaters and other fine retail stores are located." The message on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mr. Homer Deoharld First Huntington Mail B12 Huntington, W. Va."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

A Frontier Doctor

Description: This autobiographical account of Dr. Henry Franklin Hoyt chronicles his family's history, his upbringing on a small farm in Minnesota, his work as a surgeon in New Mexico, Chicago, California, Texas and the Philippines, along with many other miscellaneous adventures.
Date: 1929
Creator: Hoyt, Henry Franklin
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

[Postcard of Minnesota State Capitol and Central Park]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a city park with a fountain and filled with trees, with a large, white, stately, domed building with three American flags flying from the roof. The octagonal fountain is surrounded by beds of flowers and sits at the center of several converging pathways through the park. On the other side of the thick trees, tall buildings in various architectural styles, some with spires and steep gables, border the park. Printed text below the illustration identifies the area as a view of the state capitol and central park in St. Paul, Minnesota. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Location Info:
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Minnesota State Capitol Building]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a large, white, stately, four-story building with a tall domed tower at the top and two American flags flying from the roof of the building, at either end. The building as a grassy green lawn and several paths leading from the building to a drive in front of the building. Printed text below the illustration identifies the building as the Minnesota State Capitol Building in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The other side of the postcard has postcard markings and a printed paragraph with information about the capitol building.
Date: 19uu
Location Info:
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Client Card: Mr. Wendell Borglum]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. Wendell Borglum, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. This work order includes bronze casts and rubber molds of the same images.
Date: 1975-06/1976-12
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Mr. Samuel Bell]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. Samuel Bell, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. This order contains three bronze casts of a seated male statuette, and one of a standing nude male.
Date: 1938-07/1939-11
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Partner: Amon Carter Museum