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Creators:
Spencer, John, 1911-1996
Dates:
1930-1994
bulk 1933-1944
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((20 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.spenjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relate to Spencer's experiences as an assistant to muralist Dean Cornwell on the Los Angeles Central Library Mural project from 1927-1933 and to his subsequent relationship with Cornwell. Included are 13 letters from Cornwell to Spencer, 1933-1944, in which Cornwell offers criticism of Spencer's sketches and discusses related matters on comp...

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Creators:
Lloyd, Lucile
Dates:
1916-1941
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lloyluci
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook of newspaper and magazine articles, 1916-1934; professional and personal letters; and photographs and negatives of Lloyd's murals.

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Creators:
Kadish, Reuben, 1913-1992
Dates:
1934-1965
Size:
8 Items (photographic prints, b&w, 10 x 8 in. and smaller. (reel 5660))
Collection ID:
AAA.kadireup
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are: Kadish, Philip Guston, and Jules Langsner on mural scaffold, Mexico, 1934; Kadish, Guston, Mrs. Fletcher Martin, an unidentified woman and a dog, 1935; a portrait of Philip Guston; 3 of Kadish and Guston with their joint mural in the Library at the City of Hope, Duarte, California, ca. 1936; Ingre Guston and Daniel Kadish on their wed...

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Creators:
Hayes, Thomas, 1910-
Dates:
[ca. 1935-1945]
Size:
17 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hayethom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of Hayes and his murals for the Millbrae Elementary School done for the Federal Art Project.

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Creators:
Shaffer, Myer, 1911-1983
Dates:
[ca. 1930-1941]
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.shafmyer
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook that contains miscellaneous newpaper/magazine articles, a portrait of the artist, exhibition notices, letters, and articles on art activity in Los Angeles written by Shaffer for the Jewish Community Press between 1937-1938. Other items include a program for the play "We are Children of the People" for which Shaffer painted the scenery a...

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Creators:
Painter, Arthur
Dates:
1938-1941
Size:
40 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.painarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Publicity, correspondence, clippings, photographs, travel receipts, and telegrams relating to the dedication of the Noah's Ark murals by Dorothy Puccinelli and Helen Forbes at Fleishacker Mother's House in San Francisco Zoo; and correspondence, field reports, committee lists, publicity, photographs relating to National Art Week in Northern Californ...

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Creators:
Brotherton, Joseph L., 1918-2012
Dates:
1953
Size:
41 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.brotjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to the controversy surrounding Anton Refregier's mural commission for the San Francisco Rincon Annex Post Office. Included are 28 letters from Thomas S. Page (Page-Brotherton, public relations firm) to interested parties, among them being U.S. Congressmen James Coats Auchingloss, John S. Shelly and William S. Mailliard; Grace McCann...

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Creators:
Spencer, John, 1911-1996
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1994 September 1
Size:
2 Items (sound cassettes (1 hr., 23 min.), analog.)
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.spence94
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with John Spencer conducted 1994 September 1, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
New Pacific Productions
Dates:
c1986
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (VHS) (ca. 20 min.), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.newpacif
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reviews the history of the San Francisco Coit Tower from its building, the commissioning of the often controversial murals by the Public Works of Art Project in 1933, and their significance in both artistic and political terms, through to the more recent problems of restoration and the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the murals in 1984. Ap...

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Creators:
Gronk, 1954-
Rangel, Jeffrey J.
Dates:
1997 Jan. 20-23
Size:
6 Sound cassettes (Sound recording (ca. 6 hrs.), analog)
94 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.gronk97
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Gronk conducted by Jeffrey Rangel for the Archives of American Art.

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