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Dates:
1968-1987
Level:
series
Size:
0.25 Linear feet (Boxes 8-9)
Collection ID:
AAA.bengbill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series includes scattered correspondence, agreements, floor plans, notes, and printed materials related to several of Bengston's commissions and projects. Projects include the book Business Cards with Ed Ruscha, work with Mexican weavers and ceramicists, and the construction of a studio in Hawaii. Commission files are found for artwork Bengsto...

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Dates:
1930-1993
Level:
series
Size:
4.5 Linear feet (Boxes 6-10, OV 57)
Collection ID:
AAA.catlstan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Found within writings are three of Catlin's journals recording his experiences in Prague before the beginning of World War II, his life in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and other daily activities. Also found are drafts and notes for "Latin American Printmaking: A Brief History," "Political Iconography in the Diego Rivera Frescos at Cuernavaca," and "Mode...

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Dates:
1933-2009
Level:
series
Size:
0.6 Linear feet (Boxes 2-3)
Collection ID:
AAA.steiphil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files include materials relating to Philip Stein's exhibitions, as well as materials concerning Diego Rivera and Jackson Pollock. There are FBI files for both Stein and Siqueiros. Also found are articles by Hugo Gellert and a transcript of an interview with him, and items by scholar, Larry Hulburt and Mark Vallen, artist-activist. In addition to sk...

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Dates:
1939-2009
Level:
series
Size:
0.7 Linear feet (Boxes 2-3, 5)
Collection ID:
AAA.steiphil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material includes a folder of political fliers from the early 1950s, some signed by the "Frente de Pintores Revolucionarios de Mexico" and more recent announcements of events relating to Siqueiros and political action. Found are articles in Spanish by Siqueiros from the newspaper, Excelsior, and articles by othrs relating to muralism and g...

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Dates:
1919-1924
Level:
subseries
Size:
71 lantern slides
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.228
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This subseries contains 71 glass lantern slides depicting Elmer E. Higley's missionary work. Images include Methodist Episcopal Church buildings and Indian Mission School buildings on numerous Native American reservations, missionary work with Mexican immigrant families in the Los Angeles area, and lantern slides with textual information relating t...

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Creators:
Cook, O. F. (Orator Fuller), 1867-1949
Archer, W. Andrew (William Andrew), 1894-1973
Waite, C. B. (Charles Betts), 1861-1927
Dates:
undated
Size:
57 Pages
71 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7137
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes "Pima Baskets with Labyrinth Designs," with apparently related shorter manuscripts, bibliographic data, and photographs of Casa Grande and baskets, some in use. Also includes W. Andrew Archer's "Bibliography of O.F. Cook," June 15, 1950. In addition, photographs of artifacts, most anthropomorphic; a Hohokam pottery collection from southern...

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Creators:
Wright, Bill
Dates:
circa 1986, 1993
Size:
14 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.91-3
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Bill Wright circa 1993 documenting Kickapoo Indians in Colonia el Nacimiento, Mexico, and Black Seminole Indians in Coahuila, Mexico. There are also three images of the 1986 Tiwa Celebration of St. Anthony that depict dancers, preparations, and a procession.

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Creators:
Whitcomb, H. O.
Blanca, Theodora
Dates:
1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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Creators:
Saville, Marshall H. (Marshall Howard), 1867-1935
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924
Saville, Foster H. (Foster Harmon), 1874-1942
Dates:
1901-1922
bulk 1907-1918
Size:
526 negatives (photographic) (526 glass plate negatives, black and white)
51 Photographic prints (black and white)
2 lantern slides (black and white, color)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.037
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographs and glass plate negatives documenting the various archaeological expeditions of all three Savilles. The bulk of the images concern the activities headed by Marshall Saville (and assisted by Foster and Randolph) in both South and Central America. Included to a lesser degree are the explorations of Foster in North America and Randolph in the Caribbean, South and Central America. Images document archaeological digs, their settings, the peoples encountered, as well as the objects found. The dates of the images found in this collection and taken by the various Savilles during their numerous expeditions are as follows (the photographer(s) attributed to photographs taken during a specific expedition is/are listed in parentheses following the country of the specific expedition) : 1891: Honduras (Marshall), 1900-1902: Mexico (Marshall), 1907: Cuba (Marshall), 1907: Ecuador (Marshall, Foster, Randolph), 1915: Honduras (Marshall), 1915: Cuba, Jamaica, Belize, Honduras, Guatemala (Randolph), 1914-1916: Ecuador, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Jamaica (Marshall, Foster, Randolph), 1918: Pantigo site, Easthampton, Long Island, New York (Foster), 1922: Photographic portrait of Marshall

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