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Dates:
1848-1923, 1969
Level:
series
Size:
(Boxes 5-7, 10; 1.7. linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.veddelih
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of drafts, manuscripts, typescripts, and illustrations for various books that Vedder wrote late in his career after he had stopped painting, including his autobiographical book, The Digressions of V (1910), and his books of verses, Miscellaneous Moods (privately printed in 1915), Thoughts While Dressing and Undressing (seemingl...

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Dates:
1936-2003
Level:
series
Size:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.ludmjoan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence consists mainly of incoming letters. Research correspondence concerns provenance and exhibition history of Porter prints; also found is information received after the publication deadline. Material from the 1930s consists of photocopies of Porter's letters to John Wheelwright about linoleum cuts he made for the Socialist publication ...

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Dates:
1949-1998
Level:
series
Size:
0.1 Linear feet (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.thombob
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings by the artist include church speeches Thompson gave as a teenager, a letter to the editor of a journal, a poem, and an artist statement. Writings by others include notes from Thompson's mother Bessie; writings by Carol Thompson, memorial poems and tributes, and questionnare answers in the form of essays written by Margaret Bridwell, Dario ...

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Creators:
Sween, Trudy
Dates:
1965-1983
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sweetrud
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; a graduation program, 1967; 6 letters, 1967-1981; clippings; exhibition announcements and catalogs; theater announcements and programs, 1974-1982, illustrated by Sween; press releases; posters, undated and 1976-1977, designed by Sween; 5 sketches, undated and 1975-1977; an award medal, "Main Street '75 Commemorative Medallion" designed by...

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Dates:
1868
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1486
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The earliest form of Mazeppa is a poem by Lord Byron about a young man named Mazeppa who falls in love with a married woman. When her husband finds out about their affair, he has Mazeppa tied to the back of a horse. In 1830, it was adapted by Henry H. Milner, who changed the story - in his version Mazeppa's love is unmarried, but her father disap...

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Creators:
Peirce, Waldo, 1884-1970
Dates:
1930
Size:
[10] leaves (ill., 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.peirwauk
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Satiric poem on Rockwell Kent by Peirce. Contains an inscription in French to "mon ami Walter Powers," 1934. The book includes a signed lithograph by Rockwell Kent entitled "The Olympian Peirce reading his terrific lines to a group of young ladies" and a watercolor and ink drawing by Peirce of flutist "Unser Kent." Peirce made two changes in the te...

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Creators:
Frankenstein, John
Dates:
1864
Size:
xxii, 136 p. (illus., 20 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.franjohn2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reprint of the 1864 poem by Iohn P. Frankenstein, American Art: Its Awful Altitude, a 112-page poem in which he criticized successful American artists, patrons, and critics by name. After the Civil War, he settled permanently in New York City, where he spent the remainder of his life as a recluse.

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Creators:
Ryder, Albert Pinkham, 1847-1917
Dates:
1869-1927
Size:
23 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.rydealbp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; poems by Ryder; writings about him; notes; and clippings, compiled by Philip Evergood and Charles and Louise Fitzpatrick.

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Creators:
Gifford, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1839-1904
Dates:
1870-1935
Size:
31 Items ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.giffchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, sketchbooks, sketches, a diary, photographs, a biographical account and poems.

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Creators:
St. Catherine Press
Dates:
1911-1913
Size:
2 Volumes (ill., 27 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.stcathpr
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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