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Creators:
Kuhn, Brenda, 1911-
Dates:
1974-1985
Size:
1 Volume
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhnbren2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A notebook containing notes written by Brenda Kuhn about her father Walt Kuhn. Included are notes regarding a meeting with Garnett McCoy, Deputy Director of the Archives of American Art, in October, 1974.

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Creators:
Kuhn, Brenda, 1911-
Dates:
1966 Apr. 1
Size:
1 Sound tape (Sound recording: 1 sound tape, 7 in.)
1 Sound cassette (Sound recording)
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhnbren
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Brenda Kuhn conducted by an unknown interviewer.

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Creators:
Graham, Donald S.
Dates:
1955-1991
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grahdona
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with Brenda Kuhn about her father, 1979-1991; and printed matter, 1955-1989, including clippings and exhibition announcements relating to Kuhn.

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Creators:
Gaston, Godfrey O., 1928-
Dates:
1964-1991
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gastgodf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with and/or relating to artists John Singer Sargent, Walt Kuhn, Grant Wood, George A. Curtis, Anne Marie Jauss, and others. Approximately 300 items.

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Creators:
Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949
Dates:
1859-1984
bulk 1900-1949
Size:
31 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhnwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Walt Kuhn Family papers and Armory Show records measure 31 linear feet and date from 1859 to 1984, with the bulk of material dating from 1900 to 1949. Papers contain records of the legendary Armory Show of 1913, also known as the International Exhibition of Modern Art, which introduced modern European painting and sculpture to the American public. Papers also contain records of the Association of American Painters and Sculptors (AAPS), the artist-run organization that mounted the Armory Show; records of the New York artists' clubs the Kit Kat Club (founded 1881) and the Penguin Club (founded 1917); and the personal and family papers of New York artist Walt Kuhn (1877-1949), one of the primary organizers of the Armory Show.

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Creators:
Beach, Chester, 1881-1956
Dates:
1846-1999
bulk 1895-1999
Size:
7.32 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.beacches
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Chester Beach papers measure 7.32 linear feet and date from 1846 to 1999, with the bulk ot the material dating from circa 1900 to 1999. The work and professional activities of Beaux Arts sculptor Chester Beach (1881-1956) and his family's efforts to exhibit and sell work from the estate are documented by project files, business records, correspondence, scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs. The papers also include many artist-designed Christmas cards sent and received by the Beach family, and artwork by Chester Beach and others.

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Dates:
1965, 1969
Level:
subseries
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 26; 8 audio reels [circa 24 hours], 1 audio cassette)
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhnwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of 8 audio reels and 1 audio cassette. Reels 1 to 7 were made by Brenda Kuhn (1911-1993), daughter of Walt Kuhn, as she went through her father's papers from March to November, 1965, on the eve of their accession to the archives. In her recordings, she makes specific reference to letters, artwork, photographs, and other documen...

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Dates:
1911-1923
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhnwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1911-1916
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhnwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1901-1949
Level:
subseries
Size:
1.7 Linear feet (Box 3-5, 56, OV 39)
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhnwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Walt Kuhn traveled frequently throughout his life for weeks and months at a time, and while away he wrote lengthy letters almost daily, first to his parents from art school in France and Germany in 1901-1903, and from 1909 on to his wife and daughter. His candid and detailed letters to his family reveal otherwise hidden motives and feelings regardi...

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