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Creators:
Searles, Charles Robert, 1937-2004
Dates:
1953-2010
Size:
3.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.searchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American sculptor and painter Charles Searles measure 3.9 linear feet and date from 1953 to 2010. The collection documents his career through scattered biographical material, correspondence, personal business records, printed material, artwork, photographs, and a scrapbook.

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Krogman, Wilton Marion, 1903-1987
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
University of Pennsylvania
Dates:
circa 1947 - circa 1989
Size:
520 Linear feet (520 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2017-20
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Wilton M. Krogman Center for Research in Child Growth and Development records consist of data collected by the Krogman Growth Center over a 40-year period documenting physical growth and faciodental development in Philadelphia children from approximately 1947-1989. The study observed children throughout their lives, starting at infancy once Philadelphia's participation in the Collaborative Perinatal Project (1959-1974) began. In all, the data collected from these growth studies helped establish healthy growth standards for children, and reflect largest and longest U.S. studies on growth, pregnancy, and childhood. The collection includes a variety of mixed materials and medical records, including: photographs, clinical notes, patient evaluations, family medical histories, newspaper clippings, X-rays, and dental records.

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Creators:
Pyramid Club (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Dates:
1943-1955
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (4 items on a partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.pyraclub
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of annual exhibition catalogs from the Pyramid Club, an African American social club. The exhibition catalogs date from 1943 to 1945 and 1955.

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Creators:
Brown, Samuel Joseph, 1907-1994
Dates:
1985
Size:
1 Videocassette (videocassette (120 min), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.browsamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with painter Samuel Brown conducted by Shawn Aubitz of the National Archives, for an exhibition on the Work Projects Administration in Philadelphia. Brown discusses his work on the WPA; materials and techniques; some of his paintings, including "The Scrubwoman," and "The Lynching"; sharing a studio with Dox Thrash; and a visit from Ele...

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Creators:
Carlen, Robert, 1906-1990
Pacini, Marina
Dates:
1988 March 17
Size:
10 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.carlen88
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Carlen conducted 1988 March 17, by Marina Pacini, for the Archives of American Art.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Regional American Program 1976 Washington, D.C.
Parham, Kitty
Stars of Faith (Musical group)
Dates:
1976 June 23
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Stars of Faith--Steal away--Intro--Nobody knows the trouble I've seen--Sinner man--Lift every voice and sing/ Battle hymn of the Republic/ America, the beaurtiful

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Creators:
Bloch, Julius T. (Julius Thiengen), 1888-1966
Dates:
1918-1966
Size:
3 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.blocjuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; journals; loose writings; sketchbooks and clippings documenting his career. The journals, which have letters and other items laid in, describe his work for the WPA, the influence of other painters, exhibitions, and his concern for Black Americans and the unemployed, who frequently appeared in his paintings.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Black Expressive Culture Program 1984 Washington, D.C.
Parry P.
Grand Masters of Funk
Dates:
1984 June 27
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (sound tape reel, 7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1984
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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