collection SC.448 - Original illustrations for Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th edition, 1910

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Reference code

US NNFIT SC.448

Title

Original illustrations for Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th edition, 1910

Date(s)

  • 1910 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 linear foot

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Materials were donated by the Costume Institute Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Scope and content

This collection is comprised of 14 original illustrations of academic robes and official robes created for Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition, 1910.

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Conditions governing access

Access is open to researchers by appointment at the Fashion Institute of Technology Library, Department of Special Collections and College Archives. If you have any questions, or wish to schedule an appointment contact us at fitlibsparc@fitnyc.edu or call (212) 217-4385.

Conditions governing reproduction

The Department of Special Collections and College Archives does not own copyright for all material held in its physical custody. It is the researcher's obligation to abide by and satisfy copyright law (http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap1.html#108) when copying or using materials (including digital materials) found in or made available from the department. When possible, the department will inform a researcher about the copyright status of material, the researcher's obligations with regard to such material, and, wherever possible, the owner or owners of the copyrights. Any and all reproduction of originals is at the archivist's discretion.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

  • Latin

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Original illustrations

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Existence and location of originals

The Library of the Fashion Institute of Technology, Department of Special Collections and College Archives, 27th St. at 7th Ave., NY, NY , USA, 10001

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Dates of creation revision deletion

2019 March

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Archivist's note

Arrangement, description, and/or archival processing by Oleg Mindiak, FIT, NY, NY, USA.

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