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Dates:
circa 1900-1975
Level:
series
Size:
1 Linear foot (Boxes 3-4)
Collection ID:
AAA.bowdnanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The majority of this series consists of drafts, editing notes, and research notes for Nancy's biography of her father, The Joyous Painter. Also found are general notes and a typescript of a biography of William Robert Pearmain which contains original photographs of the Pearmain family. Writings by others are found in a separate subseries.

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Dates:
circa 1951-1979
Level:
series
Size:
5 Folders (Box 4)
Collection ID:
AAA.avermilt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings consist of essays about Milton Avery, including a draft essay by Wolf Kahn for the Art Journal, a few poems written by Aaron Cohen describing certain paintings by Avery, and a few notes written by Sally Avery. Also found are a typescript and handwritten draft of a tribute to Avery written by Mark Rothko shortly after Avery's death.

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Dates:
circa 1910s-1935
Level:
series
Size:
0.4 Linear feet (Boxes 2-3)
Collection ID:
AAA.britjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings and notes by Britton include a handwritten and incomplete typescript of an autobiography, writings for his publication Opus, draft writings for his book, Artists of America, drafts of "Copley, Modern Old Master", writings about Charles Noel Flagg, and essays about art and classical music, and plays. There are also three notebooks and notes...

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Creators:
Ahlander, Leslie Judd
Dates:
1945-1985
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ahlalesl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence regarding exhibitions at the Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Florida, 1973-1974, and Ahlander's efforts to build a collection of Latin American art; material relating to the Washington Color School, including a typescript of a statement by Howard Mehring, press releases, clippings, catalogs, an annotated checklist of Morris Louis's...

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Creators:
Amerine, Wayne, 1928-
Dates:
1966-1982
Size:
3 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.amerwayn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; letters and telegrams, 1966-1967, from the Dallas County United Fund, Inc., Keitz & Herndon, Inc., Dallas Lone Star Gas Company, and others; exhibition announcements, catalogs, and invitations, 1968-1982; newspaper and magazine clippings, undated and 1968-1982; a typescript of Amerine's log in which he describes his participation as a com...

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Dates:
1875-circa 1920
Level:
series
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 2)
Collection ID:
AAA.beckjcar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings include 2 notebooks of Beckwith's autobiography, Souvenirs and Reminiscences, as well as a typescript draft. There is also a notebook titled "Quotations, Scraps, Etc. – Student Days" that chronicle his time in Paris in 1875 and include a few sketches. Also in this series are notes, a few essays on art and architecture, and lists of artwork...

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Creators:
Barker, Augusta, 1803-1887
Dates:
1875-1887
Size:
3 Items ((on 2 fr. of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.barkaugu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter from Augusta Barker, to Mr. Cope, June 28, 1875, about an original portrait of George Washington painted by her father, Rembrandt Peale, postscript added by Emily C. Jacobs, purchaser of the painting; biography of Augusta Barker; and "In Memoriam", a typescript of Barker's obituary, July 8, 1887 (?), Northampton, Mass.

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Creators:
Banvard, John, 1815-1891
Dates:
1888
Size:
3 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.banvjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Autobiographical letter (and accompanying typescript) written from Watertown, [South] Dakota, to Dr. Jesse C. Green, Nov. 12, 1888, in which Banvard boasts of his achievements, notably that the first chromo made in America was taken from one of his paintings ("The Orison"). In addition, a newspaper clipping touches upon his career.

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Dates:
1983-2008
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.blaybett
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Includes typescript of Rara Avis, a play by Wendell E. Carter.

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Dates:
circa 1950-2013
Level:
series
Size:
3.1 Linear feet (Boxes 5-8)
0.007 Gigabytes (ER02-ER04)
Collection ID:
AAA.castriva
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The writing project files are a highlight of this collection and include articles and essays, books and catalogs, book summaries, lectures and conferences, and notes. Nearly every folder contains typescript manuscripts, some of which contain further annotations. Additionally, many files contain contracts and related correspondence. Several of Castl...