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Creators:
Presser, Josef, 1906-1967
Dates:
1913-1980
Size:
4.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.presjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York painters and teachers Josef Presser and Presser's wife Agnes Hart measure 4.3 linear feet and date from 1913 to 1980, with the bulk of the material from 1940 to 1980. The collection documents their personal and professional lives as artists and educators and consists of biographical material, business and personal correspondence, teaching files, printed material, and scattered photographs. The collection also includes writings, personal business records, and artwork by Presser.

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1955-2001
Size:
7.07 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (3 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-125
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the publicity and legal history of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG) and its activities and exhibitions as well as the Joseph H. Hirshhorn family and collections. Well-documented topics include the design and construction of the museum; the museum's collections; Mr. Hirshhorn's ...

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Dates:
1995-2016
Level:
series
Size:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.coropepe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Coronado's professional files contain correspondence with arts organizations and galleries regarding events and workshops, loan and donation forms, business records, and membership records for Amos Eno Gallery, The Drawing Center, Pyramid Atlantic, Self-Help Graphics, Serie Project, Inc., and others. Also included is a presentation book of printed ...

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Creators:
Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974
Dates:
circa 1905-1974
Size:
3.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.soyemose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of realist painter Moses Soyer date from circa 1905 to 1974 and measure 3.8 linear feet. Within the papers are scattered biographical materials, general correspondence with friends, artists, galleries, art organizations, and others, as well as correspondence with his family, including his son David, writings and notes by Soyer and others, exhibition materials, news clippings, and other printed material, numerous photographs of Soyer, his family, fellow artists, friends and his artwork. Also found are book illustrations and loose sketches by Soyer.

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Dates:
circa 1970-2015
Level:
series
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 2)
Collection ID:
AAA.michduan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material dates from circa 1970-2015 and documents Michals' career through announcements, clippings, exhibition catalogs, and press releases. A book featuring Michals, and a few other printed items including brochures, a program, and an essay about Michals' work are also found here.

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Creators:
Nordness, Lee
Dates:
circa 1931-1992
bulk 1954-1984
Size:
117.5 Linear feet (Boxes 1-121)
Collection ID:
AAA.nordlee
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Lee Nordness business records and papers measure 117.5 linear feet and date from circa 1931 to 1992 with the bulk of materials dating from 1954 to 1984. The records document seven New York City art-related companies with which Nordness was involved: Talent Discovery Company, The Little Studio, Ltd., American Art Expositions, Inc., Nordness Gallery, Inc., Lee Nordness Galleries Art Advisory Section, Inc., Lee Nordness Galleries Exhibition Section, Inc., and Forms & Objects, Inc. Records include correspondence, artist's files, business and legal records, inventories, financial and sales records, printed materials, scrapbooks, and photographic materials. Also found is a small group of personal papers.

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Dates:
circa 1920s-1954
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.whitnels
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Henry C. White's correspondence includes 2 letters from Houghton Mifflin, 1 letter to Elizabeth C. Currier, a letter to Royal Cortissoz regarding Cortissoz's review of The Life and Art of Dwight William Tryon, and 3 letters from Congress on the Vestal Bill. Printed material about White includes reviews of his book and an exhibition catalog for theH...

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Dates:
1956-1995
Level:
series
Size:
1.5 Linear feet (Boxes 19-21)
Collection ID:
AAA.princoun
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Financial records include cash vouchers, four annotated check stub books, financial reports, disbursement and cash receipt ledgers, paid bills, tax information, corporate resolutions and correspondence with Chase Manhattan Bank, and a grant from The Lessing and Edith Rosenwald Foundation. A couple of the ledgers contain financial information for th...

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Creators:
Jordan, Patricia M., 1937-1989
Dates:
1870
1949-1984
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jordpatr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of San Francisco based Beat photographer Patricia Jordan measure 2.3 linear feet and date from 1870, 1949-1984. The papers include correspondence, much of it illustrated and with Beat artists and poets, writings, exhibition files, printed materials, photographs, and artwork.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1923-1946
Level:
file
Size:
1 Ledger (1 volume (98 pages), 44.5 cm. x 28.5 cm. x 3 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- The first of a series of four inventory books, in which Ernst Herzfeld recorded archaeological remains, prehistoric artifacts and antiquities collected or acquired in several cities throughout Mesopotamia and Persia in 1923 and 1924.

- Additional information from staff reads: "Herzfeld has diversely applied to each inventory number, which are ranging from 1 to 2,032, a place of provenance and/or acquisition; dates; sketches; a storage box letter code; references to specific museum institutions, collectors, and antique dealers; physical descriptions; a dinasty and reign attribut...

- Handwritten caption, in pencil (probably later addition), on inside of front cover reads: "Herzfeld Coll."

- In Finding Aid, Joseph Upton's caption for N-89 reads, "Inventory of objects in Herzfeld Collection, Nos. 1-2032, most with sketch, description, place of acquisition, price and provenance. There are some cross-references to sketchbooks and, in some cases, a note of disposition."

Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 3: Notebooks; Inventory of Objects in Herzfeld Collection (N-89)