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Creators:
Ryan, Paul, 1943-
Dates:
1931-2009
Size:
19.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ryanpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Paul Ryan papers measure 19.7 linear feet and document Ryan's education and career as a pioneering video artist, theorist, writer, and educator. Records include school records, family papers, correspondence, writings, project files, video recordings, teaching files, printed materials, scattered photographs, and artwork by others. Organizational records are also found for the Earthscore Foundation, Earth Environmental Group, the Gaia Institute, and the Raindance Corporation, among others. The bulk of Ryan's professional work is documented in his writings and project files.

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Creators:
Lynes, Russell, 1910-1991
Dates:
1930-1986
Size:
2.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lyneruss
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of author, art critic, and art historian Russell Lynes, measure 2.9 linear feet and date from 1930-1986. The bulk of the material is related to Lynes's research for his 1973 book, The Good Old Modern: An Intimate Portrait of the Museum of Modern Art. Also included are some personal papers and photographs.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
October 29, 1958
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., [7" x 5"].)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Job Number: 60380

Posed studio portrait. Further ink on negative: "6 5x7 Connm.". Ink on envelope: "Mr. Brooks pr. Association of Negro History". "KODAK -- SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Pencil and New Coccine retouching.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
June 1959
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Pach, Walter, 1883-1958
Dates:
1857-1980
Size:
20.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pachwalt2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York artist, critic, historian, writer, art consultant and curator Walter Pach, measure 20.7 linear feet and date from 1857-1980. The collection documents Pach's promotion of modernism through his role in the landmark 1913 Armory Show, his relationships with artists and art-world figures and his extensive writings on art. Records include biographical material, correspondence with family, friends and colleagues including noted artists, handwritten and edited versions of manuscripts by Pach, diaries and journals, business records, printed material, scrapbooks, sketchbooks and artwork by Pach and others, and photographs of Pach and his family, friends, and colleagues. The collection also includes 12 linear feet of selections from Walter Pach's library.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
circa 1935-1978
Size:
14000 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm)
30000 slides (photographs) (color)
80,000 Photographic prints (b&w, 25 x 20 cm. or smaller.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection is comprised of photographic and manuscript materials, primarily created by Eliot Elisofon to document his travels and work. The images portray many aspects of African life and culture including agriculture, wildlife, archaeology, architecture, art and artisans, children, cityscapes and landscapes, leaders, markets, medicine, recreation, ritual and celebration, and transportation. The manuscript materials include correspondence, essays, clippings, puobligations, notes, research, and itineraries.

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Dates:
2011
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9630
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA) 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. Progra...

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company (film manufacturer)
Dates:
1957
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

No ink on negative. A classroom interior with children (integrated?) and a teacher pointing toward a board reading "Today's news at home and abroad." "Kodak -- Safety -- Film " edge imprint.

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Creators:
Gay, Edward, 1837-1928
Gay, Duncan, 1865-1948
Dates:
1852-1983
Size:
2.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gayedwap
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Edward Gay and the Gay family measure 2.6 linear feet and date from 1852 to 1983. Found within the papers are biographical materials on Edward and Duncan Gay; personal correspondence from Edward Gay, his wife Martha Feary Gay, and other family members; artwork by Edward and Duncan Gay; writings; printed materials; and photographs of Edward and Duncan Gay, their family, and their work.

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Creators:
Committee on Public Information. Division of Pictorial Publicity
American Library Association. United War Work Campaign
Sheridan, John E.
Committee on Public Information. Division of Pictorial Publicity
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Dates:
1918
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/2 size; Multi-color, 76 x 51 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History