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Creators:
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art
Dates:
1973-1988
Size:
18 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.losangin
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art measure 18 linear feet, date from 1973 to 1988, and document the brief thirteen-year history of LAICA's activities as a Southern California visual arts organization and exhibition space for contemporary art. Records detail the founding of the organization, operations and administration, exhibitions, events, and publications. More than half of the collection is comprised of exhibition, program, and event files that include correspondence with artists, curators, and others; printed materials; and photographs, negatives, and slides.

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Creators:
Wolfson, Sonia, 1903-1997
Fort, Ilene Susan
Dates:
1990 August 19
Size:
3 Items (sound cassettes)
38 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wolfso90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Sonia Wolfson conducted 1990 August 19, by Ilene Fort, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Frary, Michael, 1918-
Dates:
1940-1982
Size:
3 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.frarmich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; correspondence; writings and notes; 11 scrapbooks containing letters and printed material; clippings, exhibition catalogs, announcements, invitations and press releases; reproductions of art work; exhibition lists, price lists and financial material; award certificates and citations; and photographs of Frary and his paintings.

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Creators:
McCoy, Esther
Dates:
circa 1876-1990
bulk 1938-1989
Size:
44.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mccoesth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Southern California architectural historian, critic, and writer Esther McCoy measure 44.4 linear feet and date from 1876 to 1990 (bulk 1938-1989). The collection documents McCoy's career, as well as her family and personal life through biographical material, extensive correspondence, personal and professional writings, project files, Southern California architects' files, clippings and other printed material, a large collection of photographs and slides, and taped interviews of Southern California modern architects.

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Creators:
Hansen, Ejnar, 1884-1965
Dates:
1904-1984
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hansejna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; correspondence (1.5 ft.), 1904-1974, including letters between Ejnar and his wife Helga, and from their son Jorgen, Christmas cards, correspondence with artists, friends, galleries, museums and universities regarding shows and the Southern California art scene, including letters from Jarvis Barlow, Nelbert Chouinard and Francis d...

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Architectural Panel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dates:
1956-1972
Size:
3.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.archpane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1956-1969, mostly between Miv Schaaf and architects Richard Neutra, R. Buckminster-Fuller, Gio Ponti, Louis I. Kahn and others; business and financial records, 1956-1971; clippings and exhibition catalogs; subject files, 1958-1972, containing correspondence, business records, photographs and printed material on the Dodge House, Sout...

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Creators:
Woelffer, Emerson, 1914-2003
Dates:
1937-1999
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
0.6 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.woelemer
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, and a drawing.

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Creators:
Alvarez, Mabel, 1891-1985
Dates:
1898-1987
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.alvamabe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Mabel Alvarez papers measure 2.3 linear feet and date from 1898 to 1987. The papers include scattered biographical information, scattered letters, unpublished prose, printed materials, sketchbooks, expense books, notebooks, diaries and journals, address books, photographs, and scrapbooks documenting the life and career of Los Angeles painter Mabel Alvarez.

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Creators:
Hombordy, Hanna Lore
Dates:
[194-]-1955
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1273
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The project files include booklets: "Elements of Design" (1953-54); "Appearance Design" (1954); packaging and label designs and prototypes, photographs of drawing machinery, clippings, and misc. designs and printed advertisements for shoes, antennas, and candies.,This collection documents Hombordy's work as a graphics designer in the late 1940s and...

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Creators:
Danieli, Fidel
Dates:
1962-1987
Size:
8.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.danifide
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Los Angeles art critic and writer, art historian, professor, collector, and artist Fidel Danieli (1938-1988) measure 8.4 linear feet and date from 1962 to 1987. Found within the papers are writing and research files, and 108 sound recordings of interviews with or about 45 Los Angeles artists conducted by Danieli in 1974-1975 for the U.C.L.A. oral history project "L.A. Community Artists." There are also sound recordings of art performances and art talks, and printed materials, including numerous exhibition announcements.

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