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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Working at the Smithsonian Program 1996 Washington, D.C.
Patten, Marian (recorder)
Norton, Sean (recorder)
Smith, Barbara Clark
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Dates:
1996 June 28
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1996
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Stories from the Field,Research / Barbara Clark Smith, Barney Finn, Spencer R. Crew. 102 Planning an Exhibition; Stories from the Field,Research / Nate Erwin, Sally Love, Sally Moravitz.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Working at the Smithsonian Program 1996 Washington, D.C.
Miller, Mark K., 1953- (recorder)
Ziselberger, Tony (recorder)
Hawes, Bess Lomax, 1921-2009
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Dates:
1996 July 4
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1996
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Stories from the Field,Research; Planning Exhibitions / Bess Lomax Hawes, Diana Parker, Worth W. Long. 102 Stories from the Field,Research / Agnes Yore, Juanita Tutt.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Working at the Smithsonian Program 1996 Washington, D.C.
Miller, Mark K., 1953- (recorder)
Ziselberger, Tony (recorder)
Greenwell, Frank M.
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Dates:
1996 July 4
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1996
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Stories from the Field,Research; Conservation / Frank M. Greenwell. 102 Stories from the Field,Research; Planning Exhibitions / Diana Parker, John Whittington Franklin, Richard Kurin.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Working at the Smithsonian Program 1996 Washington, D.C.
Ruland, Tim (recorder)
Ruland, Marcella (recorder)
Sadongei, Alyce, 1959-
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Dates:
1996 July 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1996
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Stories from the Field,Research; Planning Exhibitions / Alyce Sadongei, Karen Cooper, Thomas Vennum. 102 Conservation / William L. Withuhn, Dennis Martinez, Lonn Taylor.

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Perrygo, Watson M., interviewee
Dates:
1978
Size:
26 audiotapes (Reference copies). 52 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9516
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Fendrick Gallery
Dates:
1952-2001
Size:
106.4 Linear feet
0.008 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.fendgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Fendrick Gallery measure 106.4 linear feet and 0.008 GB and span the years 1952 to 2001. The bulk of the collection is comprised of artist's files that document the gallery's relations with and representation of over 300 contemporary artists and sculptors, including Robert Arneson, William Bailey, Daniel Brush, Wendell Castle, Robert Cottingham, James Drake, John Dreyfuss, Walter Dusenbury, Roger Essley, Helen Frankenthaler , Sam Gilliam, Jasper Johns, Raymond Kaskey, Claude and Francois Lalanne, Albert Paley, Joseph Raffael, Carol Summer, and numerous other artists. Also found are subject, exhibition, commission, administrative, and financial files, as well as files documenting the gallery's relationship with other museums and galleries.

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Finkel, Bruria, 1932-
Dates:
1953-2020
Size:
12.1 Linear feet
83.59 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.finkbrur
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of California artist, curator, and educator Bruria Finkel measure 12.1 linear feet and 83.59 GB, and date from 1953 to 2020. This collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, writings, project files, professional records, exhibition files, artists' files, personal business records, printed and digital materials, photographic materials, and sound and video recordings.

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Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974
Dates:
1830-1960
Size:
6.9 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 13 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.cowdmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers measure 6.9 linear feet and date from 1830-1960. Included is material relating to her involvement with the National Academy of Design

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National Academy of Design (U.S.)
Dates:
1817-2012
Size:
92.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.natiacad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of New York City's National Academy of Design measure 92.7 linear feet and date from 1817-2012. The records pertain to all three constituents of the tripartite organization consisting of the Academy, a membership body of artists founded in 1825; the school, founded at the same time to promote arts education; and the exhibition program, inaugurated in 1826. Extensive administrative records include minutes, committee files, director files, annual reports, constitutions, and correspondence and subject files of council officers. Exhibition records, also substantive, date to the Academy's first annual exhibition and include gallery and special exhibitions, as well as exhibitions at the Academy's museum, established in 1979. The collection also includes gifts and funding files, especially relating to endowments and prizes; membership records; National Academy Association records; Ranger Fund assignments; extensive files pertaining to the school's administration, courses of instruction, registrations, and attendance; twenty scrapbooks containing clippings and ephemera; Society of American Artists records; correspondence and ephemera from other organizations; transcripts from oral histories with Academy members; extensive photographic material documenting artists, members, the school, exhibitions, buildings, and artwork created by Academy members; artist files containing correspondence, writings, and sketches from those associated with the Academy; and assorted printed material and ephemera.

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Creators:
Freeman, Linda, 1941-
Dates:
1971-2015
bulk 1990-2011
Size:
32.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.freelind
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of multimedia artist and filmmaker Linda Freeman measure 32.9 linear feet and date from 1971-2015, with the bulk of the material dating from 1990-2011. The collection primarily consists of the production archives of Freeman's video documentary production company L and S Video, producer of 27 short subject documentaries on contemporary American art and artists. Subjects include Emma Amos, Benny Andrews, Romare Bearden, Charles Burchfield, Elizabeth Catlett, Chuck Close, Robert Colescott, Jimmy and Max Ernst, Red Grooms, Jacob Lawrence, Richard Mayhew, Howardena Pindell, Horace Pippin, Faith Ringgold, and Betye and Alison Saar. Additional documentaries on subjects other than single artists include works on Luba artists of Central Africa, the creative process (on Freeman and five other artists featured in other documentaries in the collection), mixed media artists (on Alvin Loving, Flo Oy Wong, and Alison Saar), self-taught artists (on William Hawkins, Bill Traylor, and Grandma Moses), and a six-part series on art subjects for children called I Can Fly.

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