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Creators:
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture
Dates:
1945-2013
Size:
35.42 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.skowscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture records measure 35.42 linear feet and date from 1945 to 2013. The paper records of the school document the period from circa 1945 to 1977 and consist of administrative records, financial records, visiting artist files, faculty files, student files, and photographic material. Also included are motion picture films by Jack Eastman and Karl Fortess, dating from circa 1950 to 1968, showing the school's campus and faculty, staff, and students at work and leisure. A large portion of the collection consists of the Skowhegan Lecture Archives, a sound recording archive of lectures given by artists speaking at the school between 1952 and 2013.

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Dates:
1960-1961
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.skowscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1959-1964
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.skowscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1951-1963
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.skowscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1960-1964
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.skowscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1955
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.skowscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1963-1965
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.skowscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1946-1977
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.skowscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Publicity consists of printed materials that include clippings, Skowhegan brochures and catalogs; history of the school and the Solon Meeting House; correspondence regarding advertising; comments about the school by students and artists; a photograph and other documents concerning the Skowhegan Indian Statue by Bernard Langlais for Maine's sesquice...

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Dates:
1945-1967
Level:
series
Size:
3 Linear feet (Boxes 5-8, 12, OV 13)
Collection ID:
AAA.skowscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The series contains financial statements, bills paid for the school's locations in Maine and New York City, costs for a new barn after the original barn was damaged in a fire, and files for stocks, real estate, investments, and insurance.

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