Query: Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Pennsylvania Hospital art related records
Creators:
Pennsylvania Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Dates:
1760-1884
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.pennhosp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL P24: Visitors' book to Benjamin West's painting "Christ Healing the Sick," and related correspondence and printed material, 1817.

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John Wanamaker department store art gallery records
Creators:
John Wanamaker (Firm)
Dates:
[ca. 1908]-1941
Size:
2 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.johnwana
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records documenting John Wanamaker's import of French painting from Parisian salons and artists to sell in his store, to keep for his private collection and to keep for his store collection. Also included is a photograph album of Rodman Wanamaker's silver collection. Included are: correspondence; customs papers; purchase and sale …

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Rosenthal Collection of Drawings by American Artists inventory
Creators:
Free Library of Philadelphia. Prints Dept
Dates:
[ca. 1927-1930]
Size:
1 Item (microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.freelibr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A 27 page inventory of drawings and sketchbooks by American artists in the Rosenthal Collection in the Free Library of Philadelphia's Prints Department. The inventory lists artists, their dates, and titles of works in the collection donated by Albert Rosenthal.

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Oral history interview with Helen Williams Drutt English
Creators:
Drutt, Helen Williams
Milosch, Jane
Dates:
2018 January 8-26
Size:
21 Items (Sound recording: 21 sound files (6 hr., 47 min.), digital, wav)
131 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.drutt18
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Helen Williams Drutt English conducted 2018 January 8,9, and 26, by Jane Milosch, for the Archives of American Art, at Drutt's homes in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and New York, New York.

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Joseph Sill selected diaries
Creators:
Sill, Joseph, 1801-1854
Dates:
1832-1854
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.silljose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 850 pages of selected art related excerpts from Sill's diaries. The diaries date from 1832 to 1854 and document his own painting activities, his association with the Artists and Amateurs Association, Artists' Fund Society, and Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. He gives his reactions to the work of other artists as …

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Oral history interview with Henry Plumer McIlhenny
Creators:
McIlhenny, Henry P.
Cummings, Paul
United States. Works Progress Administration
Dates:
1974 Oct. 28
Size:
56 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.mcilhe74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Henry Plumer McIlhenny conducted 1974 Oct. 28, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Oral history interview with John Ollman
Creators:
Ollman, John E., 1942-
Kirwin, Liza
Dates:
1990 Mar. 15
Size:
90 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.ollman90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Ollman conducted 1990 Mar. 15, by Liza Kirwin for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.

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Oral history interview with Meyer and Vivian Potamkin
Creators:
Potamkin, Meyer, 1909-2001
Berman, Avis
Potamkin, Vivian, 1915-2002
Dates:
2001 Feb. 12
Size:
49 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.potamk01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Vivian and Meyer Potamkin conducted 2001 Feb. 12, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art, in Philadelphia, Pa.

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Oral history interview with Meyer and Vivian Potamkin
Creators:
Potamkin, Meyer, 1909-2001
Cummings, Paul
Potamkin, Vivian, 1915-2002
Dates:
1974 Oct. 30-1975 Mar. 4
Size:
144 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.potamk74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Meyer and Vivian Potamkin conducted 1974 Oct. 30-1975 Mar. 4, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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James Lawrence Claghorn papers
Creators:
Claghorn, James Lawrence, 1817-1884
Dates:
1849-1882
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.clagjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters (1849-1856), business records (1849-1856), a visitors' register (1873-1885), and a scrapbook (ca. 1866-1885) concern the acquisition of paintings and prints for Claghorn's collection.

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