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Dates:
1957-1965, 1974
Level:
file
Size:
(6 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.perlfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Accession 10-115
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound cassette
Collection ID:
AAA.mccadavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Perls, Frank
Dates:
circa 1920-1983
bulk 1949-1975
Size:
23.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.perlfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Frank Perls papers and Frank Perls Gallery records measure 23.8 linear feet and date from 1920-1983, with the bulk dating from 1949-1975. Personal papers include writings, military records, appointment calendars, and photographs. Gallery records date from its opening in 1939 until its closure in 1981 and consist of financial, sales, and legal records; exhibition files; exhibition catalogs and announcements; subject files that contain a variety of correspondence with artists, dealers, galleries, museums, and friends and family, as well as reference materials and photographs; and scrapbooks.

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Creators:
Chanin, Arnold
Dates:
1969-2007
Size:
121 Photographic prints (b&w ; color, 8 x 10 in. 11 x 14 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.chanarno
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of Southern California artists, taken by Arnold Chanin.

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Level:
series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2010
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Dates:
1950-1975
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 2-4, 23-27; 3.4 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.perlfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The financial and business records of Frank Perls Gallery document sales, consignments, purchases, expenses, insurance, donations, shipping, loans, and other transactions with artists, clients, and other galleries. Records consist of invoices, income and expense ledgers, insurance documents, sales and donation logs, and financial statements. The bu...

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Creators:
American Federation of Arts
Dates:
1895-1993
bulk 1909-1969
Size:
79.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.amerfeda
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the American Federation of Arts (AFA) provide researchers with a complete set of documentation focusing on the founding and history of the organization from its inception through the 1960s. The collection measures 79.8 linear feet, and dates from 1895 through 1993, although the bulk of the material falls between 1909 and 1969. Valuable for its coverage of twentieth-century American art history, the collection also provides researchers with fairly comprehensive documentation of the many exhibitions and programs supported and implemented by the AFA to promote and study contemporary American art, both nationally and abroad.

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1983-2006
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-115
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting interactions with art dealers during the directorships of Warren M. Robbins, Sylvia H. Williams, Roslyn A. Walker, and Sharon F. Patton. Materials include correspondence, photographs, photocopies of images of objects, and informational materials about objects.

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