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Creators:
Kohlmeyer, Ida, 1912-1997
Berman, Avis
Dates:
1989 May 17-20
Size:
177 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kohlme89
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ida Kohlmeyer conducted 1989 May 17-20, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Kohlmeyer, Ida, 1912-1997
Dates:
circa 1890-circa 1990s
Size:
13.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kohlida
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor, painter, and educator Ida Kohlmeyer date from circa 1890 to circa 1990s and measure 13.7 linear feet. The papers document Kohlmeyer's many exhibitions and commissioned works, and her teaching career. Found are biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, personal business records, professional files, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Ray, Tom
Dates:
1992-1999
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.raytom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Tom Ray letters from Henry Bridgewater measures 0.2 linear feet and consists of forty-five letters to Tom Ray from Henry Bridgewater dating from 1992-1999, written during his incarceration at the Louisiana State Penitentiary. Bridgewater writes about his works of art, in particular, lamps he created that he would send to Ray for him to trade and sell to other folk art collectors.

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Creators:
Robb, James, 1814-1881
Dates:
1846-1871
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.robbjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Fourteen letters written to Robb, 1846-1871, from John Gadsby Chapman, Henry Dilworth Gilpin, James H. Hackett, George Peter Alexander Healy, Daniel Huntington, Miner Kilbourne Kellogg, William Kemble, Charles Macalester, Hiram Powers, Robert Walter Weir, and Richard Henry Wilde; a letter written to "My Dear Sir" by Robb, 1848; a handwritten copy o...

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Creators:
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941
Dates:
1914 and [undated]
Size:
4 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.borggutl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

2 letters to John A. Stewart regarding Borglum's design of the Parkman memorial in Canada; 1 letter to Stewart accepting an invitation to join a committee at the Louisiana centenary celebration in New Orleans; and a note, possibly to Stewart.

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Creators:
De Rivera, José Ruiz, 1904-1985
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1968 February 24
Size:
60 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.derive68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of José de Rivera conducted 1968 February 24, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. De Rivera recalls his childhood on sugar plantations in Louisiana; his early work in New Orleans and Chicago as a mechanic; his training as a commercial artist at Chicago's Studio School and taking life drawing classes with John Norton. He...

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Creators:
Connell, Clyde, 1901-
Dates:
1952-1981
Size:
337 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.connclyd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; biographical information; clippings; magazine articles; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and photographs.

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New Orleans Town Gardeners, Inc.
Hartwig, Robert L.
McClune, Mike
Muir, Chris
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Level:
item
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

This file contains 11 digital images and 1 folder.

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Creators:
Boyd-Snee, Rancy
Dates:
c1985
Size:
2 Items (Master: 1 videocassette (14 min.) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in; reference copy: 1 videocasette (14 min.) (VHS) ; sd., col. ; 1/2 in)
Reference copy: 1 videocasette (14 min.) (VHS) ; sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Collection ID:
AAA.boydranc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A documentary about David Butler written, edited and produced by Rancy Boyd-Snee in 1985. Boyd-Snee discusses the similarities between African figural and black American sculpture; Butler's methods and materials; his imagery; and how his life changed as a result of media exposure. The video also includes comments by Nick Spitzer of the Louisiana Fo...

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series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2001
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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