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file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 452
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Curatorial Department
Dates:
1982-1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-102
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the exhibition Jacob Kainen that was held at the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) from September 10, 1993 to January 2, 1994. Virginia M. Mecklenburg, Chief Curator of the NMAA Curatorial Department, and Guest Curator Walter Hopps, who was Curator of The Menil Collection, Houston, Tex...

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Creators:
Grand Central Art Galleries
Dates:
1931-1968
bulk circa 1952-circa 1965
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grancent
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of New York City's Grand Central Art Galleries measure 1.3 linear feet and date from 1931 to 1968, with the bulk of the material from circa 1952 to circa 1965. The majority of the records are related the Grand Central Moderns, the modern art division of Grand Central Art Galleries. The collection includes group exhibition files, artists' files, printed material and photographs.

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Creators:
Solman, Joseph, 1909-2008
Berman, Avis
Mark Rothko and His Times Oral History Project
Dates:
1981 May 6-8
Size:
56 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.solman81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Joseph Solman conducted 1981 May 6-8, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's Mark Rothko and His Times oral history project.

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Creators:
Frankel, Godfrey
Foresta, Merry A.
Dates:
1993 Nov. 29
Size:
1 Sound cassette (Sound recording (90 min.), analog)
22 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.franke93
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Godfrey Frankel conducted 1993 Nov. 29, by Merry Foresta, for the Archives of American Art.

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Dates:
1971-1996
Level:
series
Size:
(7 linear ft.)
Collection ID:
AAA.nancdryg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series forms the bulk of the collection and concerns 67 artists including Jennifer Bartlett, Scott Burton, William Christenberry, Jerry Clapsaddle, Buckminster Fuller, Sam Gilliam, Jacob Kainen, Alex Katz, Sol Lewitt, Robert Mangold, Martin Puryear, Sean Scully, Alan Sonfist, Michael Tracy, Anne Truitt, William Wegman, and Robert Zakanitch. Ma...

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Creators:
Herrera, Hayden
Dates:
circa 1984-1995
Size:
4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.herrhayd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian and author Hayden Herrera measure 4.0 linear feet and date from circa 1984-1995. Included are notes, interview transcripts, photographs, and audio recordings on cassette for Herrera's writing projects. Among the sound recordings are interviews with Lucio Amelio, Mary Bauermeister, Wolfgang Becker, Bruno Bischofberger, Ma...

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Dates:
1938-1986
Level:
series
Size:
0.6 Linear feet (Box 1, OVs 4-6)
Collection ID:
AAA.breeadel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Found in this series is a "birthday book" of letters, cards, and artwork given to Breeskin on the occasion of her 90th birthday, with illustrated greetings from artists including Grace Hartigan and Jacob Kainen; family estate papers; news clippings about Breeskin; and resumes and employment related documents including a federal employment applicati...

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Dates:
1968-1972
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.oconfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, book covers, index, and an interview transcript related to the book, New Deal Art Projects, which collects the memoirs of ten artists and administrators who participated in New Deal art projects. The interview transcript is an edited version of the conversation that appears in the book between Audrey McMahon, Olive Gavert, Marchal ...

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Dates:
1940-2009
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.oconfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Materials include biographical sketches, curriculum vitae, and photographs documenting the careers of WPA/FAP administrative staff. The subseries also includes original drafts of essays written by Rosalind Browne, Robert Cronbach, Olive Gavert, Jacob Kainen, Marchal Landgren, Audrey McMahon, Lincoln Rothschild, and Joseph Solman, which were gather...