Italian Multicultural Doll 2

Item Name: 
Italian Multicultural Doll 2
Inventory Number: 
2016.1013.2.2016.35
Category: 
Dolls
Ethnicity: 
Italian
Acquisition Year: 
2016
Condition: 
Good
Size: 
5.5"
Circa 1950s doll made in Italy representing traditional dress in other European cultures. Blue and white dress with blonde hair in pigtail braids.

Italian Multicultural Doll 1

Item Name: 
Italian Multicultural Doll 1
Inventory Number: 
2016.1013.2.2016.34
Category: 
Dolls
Ethnicity: 
Italian
Acquisition Year: 
2016
Condition: 
Good
Size: 
7"
Circa 1950s doll made in Italy representing traditional dress in other European cultures. White dress with embroidery.


Eligibility

Undergraduate

Amount

$4000

Country/Region

IRELAND

Honor/Memoriam

In Memory of Daniel Milton Rooney.

"Declaration by Men of Many Races" Print

Item Name: 
"Declaration by Men of Many Races" Print
Inventory Number: 
2016.1005.2.0.29
Category: 
Art, Drawings / Prints
Ethnicity: 
American
Condition: 
Poor
Size: 
35" x 24"
Printed copy of "The Unanimous Declaration by Men of Many Races in the United States of America." Declared in Philadelphia in 1918 by a group of delegates of many ethnicities wanting fair treatment in the US. Torn into two pieces.

Print of "March North Atlantic"

Item Name: 
Print of "March North Atlantic"
Inventory Number: 
2016.1005.1.0.28
Category: 
Art, Drawings / Prints
Ethnicity: 
American
Condition: 
Good
Size: 
25" x 19"
Glossy color print of "March North Atlantic" by Frederick Judd Waugh, an American maritime artist. Depicts waves crashing on a rocky shore.

Chinese Tree Watercolor

Item Name: 
Chinese Tree Watercolor
Inventory Number: 
2016.1001.2.0.13
Category: 
Art, Paintings
Ethnicity: 
Chinese
Condition: 
Fair
Size: 
46" x 14"
Watercolor on paper of a large tree and hut with mountains rising behind. Includes Chinese characters. Paper it is mounted on is torn in several places.

"Principia Mathematica," Isaac Newton

Item Name: 
"Principia Mathematica," Isaac Newton
Inventory Number: 
2016.1011.2.0.88
Category: 
Book
Maker: 
Isaac Newton, Robert MacLehose
Ethnicity: 
English
Condition: 
Excellent
Size: 
10" x 7.5" x 2"
Brown leather bound 1871 copy of "Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica" by Isaac Newton. In Latin, this is the third edition of the work which Newton authored in 1726. Reprinted and published by Robert and James MacLehose of Glasgow in 1871.

Recognition Plaque to Chancellor Fitzgerald

Item Name: 
Recognition Plaque to Chancellor Fitzgerald
Inventory Number: 
2016.1005.1.1955.27
Category: 
Art, Drawings / Prints
Maker: 
M.T. Van Ordstrand
Ethnicity: 
American
Acquisition Year: 
May 11, 1955
Condition: 
Good
Size: 
20" x 16"
Framed artwork dated May 1955 given by the 18 Nationality Room committees in existence to University of Pittsburgh's Chancellor Rufus Fitzgerald to recognize his ten years of leadership. Artist Van Ordstrand used original designs from every room to represent each committee.

Nationality Rooms Dedication Statement

Item Name: 
Nationality Rooms Dedication Statement
Inventory Number: 
2016.1016.1.1937.17
Category: 
Other
Ethnicity: 
American
Acquisition Year: 
1937
Condition: 
Good
Size: 
24" x 12"
Framed document stating the mission of the Nationality Rooms at the University of Pittsburgh made June 4, 1937, the year before the first rooms were dedicated. Included are original signatures of chairpersons of the original 17 Nationality Room Committees as well as university officals' signatures like John Gabbert Bowman, Chancellor, and Ruth Crawford Mitchell, first Director of the Nationality Rooms Program.

"Running for Shelter" by C. Lodder

Item Name: 
"Running for Shelter" by C. Lodder
Inventory Number: 
2016.1001.2.0.12
Category: 
Art, Paintings
Maker: 
Charles Arthur Lodder
Ethnicity: 
Scottish
Condition: 
Fair
Size: 
17" x 14" framed, panel size 9" x 5.25"
Oil painting on wood of sailboat in a stormy harbor. Artist is Charles Arthur Lodder, active until 1884 in Largs, Scotland. Titled "Running for Shelter." Wood is split horizontally at bottom of painting, in large, somewhat damaged frame.
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