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Creators:
Rohrmann, G. F. (George F.)
Dates:
1970-1975
Size:
129 color slides (35mm)
626 negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2018-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection depicts the everyday life and architecture of Basotho, Hausa, Makonde, Matabele, Pedi, Swazi, and Xhosa peoples in Nigeria, Southern Africa, and Tanzania.

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Creators:
French, Jared, 1905-1988
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.frenjare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two contracts between the U.S. Treasury Department, Section of Painting and Sculpture, and French, in which he agrees to paint murals in the Parcel Post Building in Richmond, Virginia, and in the Post Office in Plymouth, Pennsylvania.

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Creators:
Covey, Arthur Sinclair, 1877-1960
Dates:
1882-1960
Size:
5.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.covearth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of mural painter and illustrator Arthur Sinclair Covey measure 5.7 linear feet and date from 1882 to 1960. Found within the papers are biographical material; correspondence with art institutions, patrons, and colleagues; scattered business and financial records; notes and writings by Covey and others, including a transcript of an interview with Covey by a radio station; art work and sketchbooks by Covey and his colleagues including Paul Bransom, Harvey Dunn, and Edward Penfield; project files concering Covey's mural projects; a scrapbook of clippings; additional printed material; and photographs of Covey, family members, colleagues, and art work.

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Creators:
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1934-1943
Size:
15 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.unstdept
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief narrative on the derivation of the Section; a final report, 1934-1943 (31 p.); papers concerning Section competitions, 1934-1943; mural and sculpture contracts for works not installed; report of March 1941; and Section bulletins, catalogs, and guides, 1934-1943.

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Creators:
Deutsch, Boris, 1892 or 5-1978
Dates:
1925-1977
Size:
3.3 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.deutbori
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; an autobiography; resumes; writings and notes; sketchbook; 2 scrapbooks; inventory of paintings; bank statements and records of stock market transactions; photographs; and printed material.

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Creators:
Stempler, Stephen
Dates:
1977
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stemstep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three photographs and two clippings about Stempler's discovery in 1972 of two mural panels by Gorky at the Newark, New Jersey Airport, executed while Gorky worked for the W.P.A. Federal Art Project in 1937. [Microfilm title: Arshile Gorky papers]

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The most distinct feature of traditional Asante architecture is the elaborate and intricate decoration of the walls. The upper sections of these, beams, columns and lintels are decorated in low relief, showing geometrical designs, although depictions of animals may also occur. The decorations on the lower walls are executed on a plinth 8 cm thick ...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The most distinct feature of traditional Asante architecture is the elaborate and intricate decoration of the walls. The upper sections of these, beams, columns and lintels are decorated in low relief, showing geometrical designs, although depictions of animals may also occur. The decorations on the lower walls are executed on a plinth 8 cm thick ...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The most distinct feature of traditional Asante architecture is the elaborate and intricate decoration of the walls. The upper sections of these, beams, columns and lintels are decorated in low relief, showing geometrical designs, although depictions of animals may also occur. The decorations on the lower walls are executed on a plinth 8 cm thick ...

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