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Gottscho, Samuel H. (Samuel Herman) 1875-1971

Overview
Works: 54 works in 70 publications in 2 languages and 696 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Photographs  Catalogs  Sources  Archives  History  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author, Photographer
Classifications: TR659, 779.47471
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Most widely held works about Samuel H Gottscho
 
Most widely held works by Samuel H Gottscho
The mythic city : photographs of New York by Samuel H. Gottscho, 1925-1940 by Donald Albrecht( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wildflowers, how to know and enjoy them by Samuel H Gottscho( Book )
2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pocket guide to the wild flowers : how to identify and enjoy them by Samuel H Gottscho( Book )
10 editions published between 1951 and 1960 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gottscho-Schleisner collection ( )
in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of photographs taken by Samuel H. Gottscho (1875-1971) and William H. Schleisner (1912-1962) from 1935 to 1955 that focuses on architectural subjects, part of the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress. The collection is comprised of over 29,000 images primarily of architectural subjects including interiors and exteriors of homes, stores, ofices, factories, historic buildings and other structures. Includes color photographs of the 1939-1940 New York World's Fair
Contemporary detail in common brick : AIA file fo. 5 by Common Brick Manufacturers' Association of America( Book )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hudson River common brick by Inc Brick Manufacturers Association of New York( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographer file ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collection consists of ca. 1,000 photographic prints, mostly gelatin silver, with some color photographs, platinum/palladium prints, transperancies, color slides, and negatives
Gottscho-Schleisner Collection (Library of Congress) ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Architectural photographs, often made on commission for architects, designers, and commercial businesses, record important design achievements. Interiors and exteriors of homes, stores, offices, factories, historic buildings, and other structures, primarily in the northeastern United States and Florida. Also, documentation of the 1939-1940 World's Fair in New York. Work by Gottscho before the establishment of the firm Gottscho-Schleisner, Inc. includes views of New York City and the surrounding area and images of family and friends
Rambusch Company records by Rambusch (Firm)( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection contains original and reprographic design drawings, photographic prints and various types of business records documenting the work of Rambusch Company across the United States. Over many decades, Rambusch has collaborated on projects with numerous noted architectural firms, including Bertram Goodhue, R. Guastavino & Co
Tilden, Register & Pepper architectural photographs by Register & Pepper Tilden( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection contains 74 photoprints and three folders of miscellaneous items documenting twelve built works by the architectural firm of Tilden, Register? a photographic portrait of Tilden, ca. 1905; and a small amount of correspondence dated 1925 and 1953 related to the Dodge Residence
Bank of the Manhattan Company by Samuel H Gottscho( Visual )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Close-up view of the Bank of the Manhattan Company building located at the intersection of Bell Boulevard and 43rd Avenue in Bayside, Queens. Image includes street light, street sign, and a policeman, standing, in the foreground
Children's room, Brooklyn Public Library photo by Samuel H Gottscho( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
View of chidren's room of Central Branch of Brooklyn Public Library at Grand Army Plaza; librarian helping girl at reference desk in foreground; children at tables in middle ground; adults standing at bookshelves in background; brightly lit windows at left
Raymond Hood architectural records for two proposals: Tower City and City Under a Single Roof by Raymond M Hood( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The most significant holdings in the collection are five original ink sketches signed and annotated by Hood illustrating his "Tower City" proposal of 1927. Three photomechanical enlargements of these sketches are preserved in the collection, two of which were rendered in ink and gouache by Hood and were among a selection of his drawings exhibited in the 1984 exhibition "Raymond Hood: City of Towers," presented by the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York. Also very important is an extraordinary six page typescript account of the project written by Hamilton M. Wright, with extensive annotations in Hood's handwriting. Photography related to the "Tower City" proposal includes: 18 photoprints of graphics, a model (location of the original is unknown) and views of New York City
Seventy-one years, or, My life with photography by Samuel H Gottscho( Visual )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An illustrated autobiography, intended for publication, which summarizes Gottscho's career as a photographer. New York City images include public buildings, parks and churches, as well as views of the Manhattan skyline and the 1939 World's Fair. Several portraits of Gottscho's daughter, Doris. Interior and exterior views of private residences in New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Florida. Additional subjects include landscapes, gardens and close-ups of flowers
Photographic views of New York City, 1870's-1970's, from the collections of the New York Public Library ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Approximately 54,000 New York City photographs (and their captioned versos), primarily of exterior building views and neighborhood scenes, from the 1870s-1970s, arranged by borough and street
Circulation hall from balcony, Brooklyn Public Library photo by Samuel H Gottscho( Visual )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
View from second floor balcony of Central Branch of Brooklyn Public Library at Grand Army Plaza, showing curved railing of balcony, main lobby below, with staff at information desk and counters; card catalogs in left background
Joseph Urban, the man by Ralph Walker( )
1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reference prints, 1919-1920, numbers 2133-2377 by Samuel H Gottscho( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
General views of rivers, lakes, ponds, streams, waterfalls and cattle, possibly photographed in New York state. Also series of images of Gottscho's daughter, Doris
Main entrance, Ingersoll Memorial Brooklyn Public Library photo by Samuel H Gottscho( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Angled, black and white view of main doorway of Central Branch of Brooklyn Public Library at Grand Army Plaza, showing three rows of bronze reliefs over windows framed by two decorative columns
Alcove reading room, Brooklyn Public Library photo by Samuel H Gottscho( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Side view of reading room, probably on second floor, of Central Branch of Brooklyn Public Library at Grand Army Plaza; man reading at table in foreground; library patrons browsing at shelves and seated at tables in background; card catalog visible through entrance portal in left background
 
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Alternative Names
Gottscho, Samuel.
Gottscho, Samuel 1875-1971
Gottscho, Samuel H. 1875-1971
Gottscho, Samuel Herman
Samuel H. Gottscho
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