Query: Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center
Level:
file
Collection ID:
Accession 97-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center, January 1999-January 31, 2001
Level:
file
Collection ID:
Accession 15-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Accession 99-076
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Treasures of American Folk Art from the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center; 11/22/1989-2/19/1990 (505)

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 449
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Treasures of American Folk Art from the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center

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Book, "American Folk Art from the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection"
Level:
file
Dates:
1959
Collection ID:
AAA.genaemil
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Herbert Waide Hemphill papers
Creators:
Hemphill, Herbert Waide
Dates:
1776-1998
bulk 1876-1998
Size:
26.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hempherb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of folk art collector and museum curator Herbert Waide Hemphill date from 1776-1998, bulk 1876-1998, and measure 26.7 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials, personal business records, files documenting his collecting, writings, art work, minutes of meetings, a scrapbook, printed material including exhibition and auction announcements and catalogs, and miscellaneous artifacts. The collection also contains numerous photographs of Hemphill, family members, his residences, friends and colleagues, exhibitions, travel, and art work. Sound and video recordings include interviews of Hemphill.

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Charles C. Adams papers
Creators:
Adams, Charles C. (Charles Christopher), 1873-1955
Dates:
1931-1948
Size:
1.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 4 reels))
0.5 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.adamchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records kept by Adams while Director of the New York State Museum in Albany, mainly relating to his efforts to build the museum's collections. Included are correspondence, notes, printed materials and photographs.

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Dorothy C. Miller papers
Creators:
Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003
Dates:
1853-2013
bulk 1920-1996
Size:
34.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.milldoro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of contemporary and folk art curator, historian, and consultant Dorothy C. Miller measure 34.6 linear feet and date from 1853-2013, with the bulk of the material dating from 1920 to 1996. The papers primarily concern Miller's private art consulting work outside of her curatorial work at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Found are scattered biographical materials, extensive correspondence and subject files, and project files for her art consulting work for the Rockefeller family, Rockefeller University, Chase Manhattan Bank, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, the World Trade Center, and other miscellaneous corporate and private clients. Miller's work as a trustee and committee member of various public and private boards and commissions is also represented here. Additionally, the papers contain Miller's research files on Edward Hicks and folk art, and a small number of files of her husband Holger Cahill about his work as Director of the Federal Art Project. There is a scattered documentation of Miller's early curatorial work with Holger Cahill on the First Municipal Art Exhibition (1934) held at the RCA Building in Rockefeller Center. Also found is Dorothy Miller's collection of artists' Christmas cards and photographs of Miller and others. An addition to the papers includes biographical material; family papers; correspondence; professional files; art collection and client files; printed material; and photographic material. While a small number professional files are included, the majority of the addition relates to her personal life, including correspondence with her husband Holger Cahill, and files pertaining to her personal art collection.

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Downtown Gallery records
Creators:
Downtown Gallery
Dates:
1824-1974
bulk 1926-1969
Size:
109.56 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Downtown Gallery date from 1824 to 1974 (bulk 1926-1969) and measure 109.56 linear feet. The records present a comprehensive portrait of a significant commercial gallery that operated as a successful business for more than forty years, representing major contemporary American artists and engendering appreciation for early American folk art. There is an unprocessed addition to this collection dating circa 1970 of a single financial/legal document.

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Outgoing Loans
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1972-2012
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document outgoing loans. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, condition reports, facility reports, loan agreements, and images.

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