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Creators:
Dove, Arthur Garfield, 1880-1946
Dates:
1905-1975
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dovearth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artists Arthur and Helen Torr Dove measure 3 linear feet and date from 1905 to 1975, with the bulk of material dating from 1920 to 1946. Arthur Dove's life as an artist, and his life with the artist Helen Torr, are documented in biographical narratives, personal documents, an audio recording, correspondence, diaries, essays, poetry, notes, exhibition catalogs, clippings, magazine illustrations, pamphlets, receipts, an accounting ledger, tax records, sketches, and photographs.

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Creators:
Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916
Dates:
circa 1890-1964
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chaswill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York painter and art instructor, William Merritt Chase, measure 0.3 linear feet and date from circa 1890 to 1964. Papers include a resolution of the Art Club of Philadelphia on Chase's death, letters, writings by Chase consisting of typescripts of lectures and lecture notes, blank postcards primarily depicting reproductions of artwork, a scrapbook, and photographs of Chase, his family, homes, and studios, and photographs of works of art.

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Creators:
Cassatt, Mary, 1844-1926
Dates:
1882-1926
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cassmarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This small collection of sixty-three letters written by painter Mary Cassatt dates from 1882 to 1926. The bulk of these letters are to Cassatt's nephew, Robert Kelso Cassatt, and to his wife Minnie regarding family, mutual friends, and travel. The remaining letters are to friends regarding purchases of artwork, travel, and personal news. There is also one newsclipping of Cassett's obituary.

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Creators:
Newhouse, Seth
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
November 19, 1880-March 22, 1881
Size:
207 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3489
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text of Handsome Lake religion. in Mohawk. Also typed copy of same, by J.N.B. Hewitt. 1936. Typescript document 75 pages.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
1849
Size:
143 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3468
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Part 1: Disease names, 51 cards. Part 2: Plant names, 91 cards.

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Creators:
Anshutz, Thomas Pollock, 1851-1912
Dates:
circa 1870-1942
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.anshthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Thomas Anshutz measure 2.3 linear feet and date from around 1870 to 1942, with the bulk of materials dating from 1880 to 1911. The papers document his education and career as a painter, photographer, and art instructor. The collection is particularly rich in photographs made between approximately 1880 and 1900, when Anshutz and others at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, under the direction of Thomas Eakins (1844-1916), began using photography as an aid in the study of the figure and as studies for paintings. Also found are correspondence, a notebook with scattered sketches, a handful of clippings regarding Anshutz's career, and scattered notes and printed materials.

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Creators:
Alston, Charles Henry, 1907-1977
Dates:
1924-1980
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.alstchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of African-American and Harlem Renaissance painter, muralist, illustrator, sculptor, and educator Charles Henry Alston measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1924-1980. Included are biographical materials, correspondence, commission and teaching files, writings and notes, printed materials, and photographs. Notable correspondents include Romare Bearden, Byron Browne, Jacob Lawrence, and Hale Woodruff.

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
1899
Size:
2 Sheets (8 x 12 1/2 inches)
1 Item (notebook (49 pages , 4 x 8 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3462
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two sheets with pencil drawings of 35 plants, each accompanied by a legend in the Cherokee syllabary. Also small black notebook containing miscellaneous notes on Cherokee, etc, and a list of Choctaw clans. Pages 1-4 are headed, "Hawanitaʹs Plant Pictures" with 35 plant names, probably corresponding to the drawings. The remainder of the notebook cov...

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Creators:
Walker, Winslow M. (Winslow Metcalf), 1903-1996
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
37 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2425B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transcriptions of notes by Mooney (mansucript 2425-a) and interpretations of other data of Mooneyʹs with references to topographic maps annotated by Mooney. (See No. 3318 for maps.)

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
July 27, 1911
Size:
2 Photographs
12 Items (cards )
26 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3443
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Written on various scraps, slips and re-used cards. 7 pages of notes on 9 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. paper have references to other manuscripts of Mooneyʹs which have not been identified (1970); 1 page of these notes is dated 7-27-11." Photographs show two narrow, beaded belts; one has the name, "Eunice," worked into it and the other has the date "January 24,...