Arcangelo Cascieri papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.cascarca
Creators:
Cascieri, Arcangelo, 1902-1997
Dates:
1902-1982
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
3 Linear feet
2 Items
rolled docs
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The majority of the collection consists of project files, ca. 1932-1981, containing correspondence, sketches and printed material from Cascieri's many commissions of church sculptures. Also found are Cascieri's pencil studies as a student, ca. 1930's, sketches from his projects, and miscellaneous drawings.
Scope and Contents
The remainder consists of a resume, ca. 1970, general correspondence, ca. 1935-1982, legal papers, 1977, clippings, ca. 1930's-1980's,and printed material, ca. 1952-1967 and undated. Several association files containing annual reports, minutes of meetings, scattered correspondence, printed material and miscellany are found for Boston Architectural Center, 1935-1969, American Institute of Architects, ca. 1962-1969, Research and Design Institute, ca. 1966-1967, and Architectural League of New York, ca. 1966-1967. Also found are files on Cascieri's talks and lectures, ca. 1961-1981; a file on architect John F. Alter, 1955-1973; writings about Cascieri; and photographs of works of art and architecture, ca. 1920's, 1942 and undated.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Project Files: arranged alphabetically by location by state, there under by city.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Sculptor, educator and administrator at the Boston Architectural Center (BAC); Boston, Mass. Cascieri died Jan. 14, 1997.

Administration
Reproduction Note
3 sculpture studies: are photocopies.
Existence and Location of Originals
3 sculpture studies: Originals retained by donor.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1980-1982 by Arcangelo Cascieri.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Other Finding Aids
Other Finding Aids
Box inventory is available at Archives of America Art's Washington D.C. office.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Church decoration and ornament Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artists' preparatory studies Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architecture Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art teachers -- Massachusetts Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- Massachusetts Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Alter, John F., d. 1973 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cascieri, Arcangelo, 1902-1997 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Boston Architectural Center Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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