A Finding Aid to the Charlotte Berney Research Material Relating to California Artists, circa 1910s-2012, bulk 1980-2002, in the Archives of American Art

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.bernchar
Creators:
Berney, Charlotte
Dates:
circa 1910s-2012
bulk 1980-2002
Languages:
English
.
Physical Description:
1 Linear foot
Repository:
The Charlotte Berney research material relating to California artists measures 1.0 linear foot and dates from circa 1910s-2012, with the bulk of the records dating from 1980-2002. Included are artists files used in Berney's research for her writing about California art and artists.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Charlotte Berney research material relating to California artists measures 1.0 linear foot and dates from circa 1910s-2012, with the bulk of the records dating from 1980-2002. Included are artists files used in Berney's research for her writing about California art and artists. Files contain material on Anders G. Aldrin, Lee Blair, Claude and Leslie Buck, Ted Christensen, Henry Chapman Ford, Percy Gray, Armin Hansen, George Post, Joseph Schuett, Millard Sheets, Langdon Smith, John Stenvall, and John A. Dominique, as well as a general file on California art. Files consist of letters, printed material, photographs, photocopies of newspaper articles and other printed material, and writings. Also included is a VHS video recording and three sound cassettes concerning John A. Dominique, and one recorded interview with Ted Christensen.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The collection is arranged as one series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Charlotte Berney is a writer and painter in San Luis Obispo, California. Berney was a contributing writer and managing editor for the magazine Antiques and Fine Art based in San Jose, California.

Administration
Processing Information
The collection was processed and a finding aid prepared by Christopher DeMairo in 2020.
Author
Christopher DeMairo
Sponsor
The processing of this collection received Federal support from the Smithsonian Collections Care and Preservation Fund, administered by the National Collections Program and the Smithsonian Collections Advisory Committee.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was donated in 2020 by Charlotte Berney.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of audio visual recordings with no duplicate copy requires advance notice.
Conditions Governing Use
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Preferred Citation
Charlotte Berney research material relating to California artists, circa 1910s-2012, bulk 1980-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Artists -- California Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Video recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- California Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Authors -- California Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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