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Creators:
Caponigro, Paul, 1932-
Larsen, Susan C.
Dates:
1999 July 30-August 12
Size:
87 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.caponi99
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Paul Caponigro conducted 1999 July 30-August 12, by Susan C. Larsen, for the Archives of American Art, at Caponigro's home, in Cushing, Maine.

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Creators:
O'Hear, Ann
Dates:
1980-2015
Size:
34 slides (photographs) (color, 35 mm)
2 Digital images
Collection ID:
EEPA.2016-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Ann O'Hear of leatherworking and pottery technology in Ilorin, Nigeria, from 1980 to 2015.

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Creators:
Culture and the Arts, Division of (NMAH, SI)
Dates:
1914-1925
Size:
17 glass slides
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1294
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of seventeen glass lantern slides depicting World War I advertising and propaganda images. The images include clothing advertisements, home furnishings, local events, treasury and stamp savings, organizations such as the American Red Cross and Merchant Marines, and tips on rationing.

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Dates:
1826-2008
Level:
series
Size:
28.5 Linear feet (Boxes 44-56, 68-99)
Collection ID:
AAA.natiacad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

School records contain administrative files, enrollment records, course files, student affairs files, and printed material documenting all aspects of the school's activities. Administrative files (subseries 12.1) contain material on the school's history and associations, including its 1948 closing and subsequent reopening in 1951, its affiliation ...

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Creators:
Museums of the Peaceful Arts.
Locke, L. Leland (Leslie Leland), b. 1875
United States National Museum
Dates:
1873-1939
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (3 v., ill. (some col.), 28-38 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.MSS001781B
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Scrapbooks compiled by Leslie Leland Locke, chiefly containing notes and ephemera on the history of calculating machines and typewriters, information on inventors, and notes for Locke's own collection of calculating machines. Some of the inventors, correspondents, inventions, companies, and agencies referenced include: Charles Babbage; Frank Stephen Baldwin (Baldwin's calculating machine); Edwin A. Bayley; Ernst Benecke (Brunsviga-Maschenienwerke Grimme, Natalis & Co. A.G., Braunsweig); Burroughs Adding Machine Co.; Vannevar Bush; C.E. Locke Mfg. Co. (the Locke Adder); Grover C. Chase; Colburn Gear & Mfg. Co. (George L. Colburn); Thomas A. Edison (Ediphone); Facit calculating machines; Felt & Tarrant Mfg. Co.; the Graf Zeppelin (for the calculating machines used on its flights); George B. Grant; R. Haase (Brunsviga-Maschenienwerke Grimme, Natalis & Co. A.G., Braunsweig); A.V. Kryha; George F. Kunz; Derrick N. Lehmer; the MADAS calculator; Marchant Calculating Machine Co.; the "Millionaire" (O. Steiger); Monroe Calculating Machine Co.; the Museums of the Peaceful Arts; Picht braille typewriters for the blind; George Sarton; Thaleswerk; Franz Trinks; Triumphator Works; the United States Patent Office; and the United States National Museum (Smithsonian Institution; including curators C.W. Mitman and Frank A. Taylor of the Division of Engineering, and J.E. Graf, U.S.N.M. associate director). Excerpted material is taken from various publications, such as the International office equipment magazine; the International export review; the American mathematical monthly; the Mathematics teacher; the New York Times; the New York world; the New York Sun; the Herald examiner; Colliers; the Chicago Tribune; and Science.

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Creators:
Litto, Gertrude
Dates:
1958-1980
bulk 1970-1972
Size:
10 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.021
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Gertrude Litto Collection, located in the Cultural Resource Center of the National Museum of the American Indian, contains the manuscript, notes and images for her book South American Folk Pottery. Her manuscript, notes and photos record the methods and products of Native potters in Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Chile.

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Creators:
Kufeld, Jack, 1907-1990
Berman, Avis
Mark Rothko and His Times Oral History Project
Dates:
1981 Oct. 5
Size:
28 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kufeld81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jack Kufeld conducted 1981 Oct. 5, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's Mark Rothko and His Times oral history project.

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Creators:
Neurdein frères
Dates:
[ca. 1906]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Picture postcard printed by Neurdein Frères; series 58.

Printed text on recto reads: "58 Négresse pétrissant la galette dans la guessâa. Collections ND Phot." Translated caption reads: [Negress kneading a dough into a guessâa.] Woman working dough in a large wooden dish at her doorway, a child sitting to her left.

Postmarked stamps on verso. Postmark reads: "NIMES - 11 MAI 06." Additional stamp on verso, in red ink, reads: "JCB."

Manuscript on verso reads: "Ma chère Thérèse. Deux mots seulement pour te dire que je vais mieux, je mange un peu sans que cela me fasse mal. Cet après-midi maman m'a menee voir le Docteur Ménard lequel doit venir me voir demain matin au lit. Rassures mes maitresses surtout ma soeur Marie-Osmane. Demain maman écrira apres la visite du docteur. J'ai...

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Dates:
1901-2011
bulk 1916-1961
Level:
series
Size:
3 Linear feet (Boxes 1-4, RD 19)
0.038 Gigabytes (ER01-ER03)
Collection ID:
AAA.meiemari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence includes three groups of correspondence: personal, travel, and business. In addition to letters to and from Hildreth Meière, each group of correspondence also has a set of indexes, summaries, and/or transcripts prepared by Louise Meière Dunn. Some of the indexes, summaries and transcripts are digital. The indexes to the personal corr...

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Creators:
Smith, Hassel, 1915-2007
Dates:
circa 1900-2004
bulk 1930-1995
Size:
4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.smithass
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Southern California painter and instructor Hassel Smith measure 4 linear feet and date from circa 1900 to 2004 with the bulk of the materials dating from 1930-1995. Found within the papers are correspondence, a transcript of an interview conducted by Jan Butterfield in the 1980s, personal business files, teaching files, writings by Smith and others, sketches, printed materials, and photographs of Smith, his family and friends, and his artwork. There are audio recordings of a lecture series organized by Smith and of reviews of Smith's work. Correspondents include Paule Anglim, Elmer Bischoff, Andre Emmerich, Clyfford Still, Wayne Thiebaud, and many others.

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