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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:
American Art Association
Dates:
circa 1853-1929
bulk 1885-1922
Size:
27.8 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
AAA.amerarta
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The American Art Association records measure 27.8 linear feet and date from circa 1853-1929, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1885-1922. The records include auction and sales files, general financial and legal files, inventory and stock records, client files, printed materials, photographic materials, artwork, and the personal papers of founder Thomas Ellis Kirby.

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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:
ACA Galleries
Dates:
1917-1963
Size:
1 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
AAA.acagall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered records of the ACA (American Contemporary Art) Galleries date from 1917 through 1963 and include writings by founder Herman Baron, artists Philip Evergood and Anton Refregier, and art critic Elizabeth McCausland; printed materials; and photographs of Baron, ACA artists, art collectors, works of art, and exhibitions. Correspondence is with David Burliuk, Philip Evergood, William Gropper, Lewis Mumford, Moses Sawyer, Max Weber, and others. Also found is a small group of Herman Baron's personal papers.

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Creators:
55 Mercer Artists, Inc
Dates:
1939-2007
bulk 1970-2007
Size:
5.1 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
AAA.55mercga
Repository:
Archives of American Art

55 Mercer Artists, Inc. records, 1939-2007, bulk 1970-2007, measure 5.1 linear feet. The records, which are incomplete with sizeable gaps, consist of administrative records, exhibition files, artists' files, financial records, scrapbooks, guest books, and printed material that document one of the most successful and long lived artist run cooperative galleries in SoHo. The only item pre-dating 55 Mercer Artists, Inc. is a 1939 newspaper clipping in the artists' files.

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Creators:
Spandorf, Lily
Dates:
1967-1998, undated
Size:
3 cubic feet (754 drawings (visual works))
Collection ID:
CFCH.SPAN
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

This collection consists of 754 pen-and-ink, watercolor, and gouache drawings and paintings by artist Lily Spandorf. They depict scenes from various years of the Festival of American Folklife and its successor, the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

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Creators:
Wade, Jane, 1925-
Dates:
1903-1971
Size:
0.6 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wadejane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Jane Wade papers regarding art dealer and New York gallery owner Curt Valentin, measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1903-1971. This small collection consists of papers donated by former Curt Valentin Gallery employee Jane Wade, which provide scattered documentation of Valentin's life and exhibitions at the Buchholz Gallery (renamed Curt Valentin Gallery in 1951) including biographical material, correspondence from artists Valentin represented, writings and notes, lists documenting clients, exhibitions held, and artwork by Picasso sold by the gallery, clippings of obituaries for Valentin, and a complete set of Buchholz Gallery exhibition catalogs from 1937-1948.

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Creators:
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Asch, Patsy
Wood, Richard Carver
Dates:
ca. 1930s-1950.
Size:
2 cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0964
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs, in both print and negative form, by Richard Carver Wood, including architectural photographs; art photographs, including landscapes and still lifes; portrait and family photographs; photographs of persons prominent in the New York City social, literary, and theatrical fields. Many of these were taken at Woollcott's property at Lake Bom...

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Creators:
Zucker, Joe, 1941-
Dates:
Date Expression2
circa 1905 - 2000 January 5 [**has bulk 1910-1920]
not datechar creation
bulk 1810-1820
bulk 1910-1920
Size:
2 acetate negatives (Container summary, Physical details, Dimensions)
1 linear foot (Container summary, Physical details, Dimensions)
Collection ID:
SI.Test
Repository:

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Creators:
Jogbra, Inc.
Miller, Hinda
Dates:
1977-2008
Size:
16 cubic feet (30 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1315.2013.3115
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the invention of the Jogbra and includes biographical materials, business records, photographs, promotional, marketing and advertising materials, correspondence and audiovisual materials.

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