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Dates:
1940
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kentrock
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Department of Mississippi
Dates:
February 6, 1866
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8.5" x 7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.CivilWar
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Special Orders No. 31, Headquarters Department of Mississippi, Vicksburg, Miss., February 6, 1866, including orders for courts-martial. Includes an order for the postponement of the execution of James S. Roberts, and for the trial of members of the Colored Infantry (by officers of the Colored Artillery and Colored Infantry) for killing a civilian's...

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Creators:
Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.
Rosin, Nancy
Dates:
[ca. 1860s]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Photographic print : on mount 37.8 x 30.4 cm, hand coloring, image 26.3 x 20.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.35
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Reprint of Beato original by studio of Kusakabe Kimbei. View of executed body tied to wooden double cross. Outdoor setting with trees in background.

According to Henry Rosin, the culprit's crime was murder.

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Dates:
1936-1938
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kentrock
Repository:
Archives of American Art

(includes correspondence with American League to Abolish Capital Punishment, Bill of Rights Poster Contest, Gallup Civil Rights Commission, Federal Arts Committee, and Federal Writers' Project)

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Creators:
De Kooning, Elaine
Dates:
circa 1959-2013
Size:
1.1 Linear feet
0.003 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.dekoelas
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of Abstract Expressionist painter Elaine de Kooning are dated circa 1959-2013 and measure 1.1 linear feet and 0.003 GB. Found within the papers are letters, writings, a sketch of John F. Kennedy, notes, a sound recording, a few documents regarding Willem de Kooning, transcripts of interviews of de Kooning, transcripts of recorded conversations between de Kooning and others, and transcripts of lectures by de Kooning and others. There are a few photographs of de Kooning and of de Kooning with others, including John F. Kennedy, artist James Bohary, and Ad Reinhardt, and of artwork. Most of the transcripts and few photographs are digitized. Also found are printed materials and two scrapbooks containing a variety of documents about de Kooning's protest against the death penalty and efforts to save the life of convicted criminal Caryl Chessman.

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