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Dates:
1913-1999
Level:
series
Size:
0.3 Linear feet (Boxes 3, 4)
Collection ID:
AAA.tobijoel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition catalogs include: Abraham Tobias (1939), Delphic Studios, New York City; 27th Annual Exhibition of the Brooklyn Society of Artists (1943), Brooklyn Museum, New York; The Architectural League of New York Gold Medal Awards, 1950-1952 (1952); New York City WPA Art (1977), Parsons School of Design, New York City; and Abraham Joel Tobias: Scu...

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Creators:
Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001
Dates:
1909-2003
bulk 1935-1985
Size:
21.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kepegyor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Hungarian-born artist, art theorist, and educator, Gyorgy Kepes, measure 21.2 linear feet and date from 1909-2003, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1935-1985. The papers document Kepes's career as an artist and educator, and as founder of the Center for Advanced Visual Studies (CAVS) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.), through biographical material, correspondence, writings by Kepes and others, project files, exhibition files, printed material, sketchbooks, artwork, sound recordings and motion picture films, and photographic material.

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
1971-1987
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-175
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Thomas Lawton, Director, 1977-1987, documenting participation in professional associations; events held for, or by, the Freer or the Sackler; development; fellowships and grants; the Freer Medal; acquisitions; exhibitions; various committees and boards on which the Director serv...

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Creators:
Weems, Katharine Lane, 1899-
Olmsted, Frederick Law, Jr.
Whiting, Edward Clark
Massachusetts Horticultural Society
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Dates:
1903-1985
Size:
15 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
AAG.CHM
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

Correspondence, invoices, nursery and seed catalogs, estimates, planting plans, photocopies of blueprints, photographs, negatives, autochromes, and drawings relating to the gardens of The Chimneys, the home of Emma and Gardiner Martin Lane and their daughter Katharine Lane Weems in Manchester, Massachusetts. Also included are four garden journals (1903-1928), garden-related medals awarded to Emma Lane, index files of plant materials, photocopies of garden related library cards belonging to Gardiner M. Lane, a diascope and nursery and seed catalogs. The collection also includes architectural plans, invoices and specifications from, and a framed photograph of, Raleigh C. Gildersleeve, architect of The Chimneys and brother of Emma Lane.

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Dates:
circa 1855-1988
Level:
series
Size:
0.6 Linear feet (Boxes 1, 10, OV 12)
Collection ID:
AAA.emmefami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Series includes two address books, one of which contains accounting information for Rosina Emmet Sherwood. Artifacts consist of a pouch enclosing eleven locks of hair, and a rear-view optical device. Biographical material for family members include Julia Colt Pierson Emmet's memorial service program (1908); Lydia Field Emmet's confirmation certifi...

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Creators:
Baer, Ralph H., 1922-2014
Harrison, William
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
August 15, 2009
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1179
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

In a moderated conversation about his life and work, Baer reenacts, with his partner William Harrison, the first time he played "Oddyssey", the first home video game for the consumer market, which he invented, and answers questions from the audience.

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Creators:
Bakewell, Harriet Rodes
Bakewell, Harriet Rodes
Fox, Thomas
Fox, Mary
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Emerson Garden related holdings consist of 1 folder and 8 35 mm. slides (photographs). The folder includes worksheets, a site plan with plant names, additional images, and other information.

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Creators:
Weinman, Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander), 1870-1952
Dates:
1890-1959
Size:
10.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.weinadol
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection measures 10.3 linear feet, dates from 1890 to 1959, and documents the career of early twentieth century sculptor Adolph A. Weinman. Found within the papers are scattered biographical materials; project files for Weinman's sculpture and commissions; correspondence with colleagues, friends and family, and letterpress books containing copies of letters concerning specific sculpture commissions; files concerning Weinman's membership in the National Sculpture Society and the National Academy of Design; records concerning works of art held by dealers and in exhibitions and other miscellaneous financial materials; notes and a notebook; writings and speeches by Weinman; sketches and sketchbooks; printed materials; photographs and glass negatives. This material not only reflects the diversity of projects executed by this prolific sculptor, but illustrates the process of creation for many of his more important works.

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Dates:
1940-1941
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kentrock
Repository:
Archives of American Art

(correspondence about designing a medal for the organization)

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Dates:
1930-1941
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kentrock
Repository:
Archives of American Art

(correspondence about speaking engagements; invitation to participate in fund-raising events; cancellation of order for medal designed by Kent)

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