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Creators:
Cox, Allyn, 1896-1982
Dates:
1856-1982
Size:
11 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.coxally
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York, N.Y., and Washington, D.C. painter and muralist Allyn Cox measure 11 linear feet and date from 1856-1982. The collection documents Cox's personal and professional life through biographical material, family and general correspondence, writings and notes, research material, printed material, sketchbooks and loose sketches, and photographs. Photographs are of Cox at work, the Cox family, including Kenyon and Louise Cox, Cox's friends and colleagues, events, and Cox's artwork.

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Creators:
Atlas, Charles, 1893-1972
Dates:
circa 1909-1998
Size:
3 Cubic feet (9 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0654
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists primarily of educational, promotional and publicity materials created by Charles Atlas and others for his bodybuilding business.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Curruthers, Ben
Mills, Irving
Dates:
1937
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
12 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
7 Items (manuscripts, 31 cm.)
34 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
5 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
8 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
2 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 23 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

63 parts and an indefinite number of scores

Black butterfly is contained in seven folders consisting of 1 published sheet, 1 two page short score, 1 three page short score, 1 three page piano conductor score, 1 four page conductor score, 1 five page short score, 1 four page short score, and 63 parts in F and Bb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol...

Folder A contains published sheet.

Folder B contains two page short score in Bb Major concert and 16 parts in F Major concert. Score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) 3 trombones - Browne (2), Tizol (2), Tricky (2); bass -- (ii) 2 reeds - Otto, Carney; 3 trumpets - Wetz (2), Cooty (2), Rex (2); bass. Multiple parts may reflect two arrangements of the pie...

Folder C contains 16 parts in Bb Major concert. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, tenor 2, alto 3, tenor 4, baritone; horn; 2 trumpets - 1, 2 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; drums; guitar; piano.

Folder D contains three page short score in F Major concert and 30 parts in Bb Major concert. Short score indicates parts for sax, tenor, baritone. Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) 1 unidentified (guitar?) -- (ii) 5 reeds - Rab, Procope, alto 3, Ashby, Paul Gon; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3 -- (iii) 7 reeds - clarinet, Pro, Rab, alto 3...

Folder E contains two page short score in F Major concert. Score indicates parts for sax, baritone, trumpets, trombones.

Folder F contains four page conductor score, five page short score, and 1 part in Bb Major concert. Conductor score for 4 saxes - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; guitar; bass. Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Part for trumpet.

Folder G contains four page piano conductor score in F Major concert. Score indicates parts for saxes, baritone, trumpet, trombones, bass.

Folders B, C, D (score, groupings i & iii) & F from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Nochlin, Linda
Dates:
circa 1876
1937-2017
Size:
31.2 Linear feet
3.9 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.nochlind
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of feminist art historian and educator Linda Nochlin measure 31.2 linear feet and 3.9 gigabytes and date from circa 1876, 1937 to 2017. The collection is comprised of biographical materials; date books and notebooks; correspondence; writing project files that include material on Gustave Courbet and realism, bathers and the body, essays and lectures on 19th century art among other topics, artists, and smaller writing projects; professional files containing material on conferences and fellowships; teaching files detailing courses taught by Nochlin at New York University Institute of Fine Arts and other institutions; printed materials; artwork; and photographic materials that document Nochlin and her relationships with family, colleagues and friends, and artists.

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Creators:
Neumann, J. B. (Jsrael Ber)
Dates:
1905-1967
Size:
2.1 Linear feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
AAA.neumjsra
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of gallery director, art dealer and publisher Jsrael Ber Neumann (1887-1961) measure 2.1 linear feet and date from 1905 to 1967. The papers document Neumann's career as the director of galleries in Berlin and Munich, Germany (1910-1924) as well as the New Art Circle gallery in New York City (1924-1952). Neumann was a respected art dealer, publisher of Artlover periodical, founder of Gehenna Press, and frequent lecturer. Found within his papers are correspondence with artists and museums, writings, printed materials mostly comprised of exhibition catalogues, artwork, and photographic materials.

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Creators:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1903 - 1989
Size:
400 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Duke Ellington's career primarily through orchestrations (scores and parts), music manuscripts, lead sheets, transcriptions, and sheet music. It also includes concert posters, concert programs, television, radio, motion picture and musical theater scripts, business records, correspondence, awards, as well as audiotapes, audiodiscs, photographs, tour itineraries, newspaper clippings, magazines, caricatures, paintings, and scrapbooks.

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Creators:
Roberts, Colette, 1910-
Dates:
1918-1971
Size:
10.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.robecoli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City and Paris art historian, educator, and gallerist Colette Roberts measure 10.2 linear feet and date from 1918 to 1971. Papers include correspondence, writings, teaching records, project proposals, gallery records from Grand Central Moderns Gallery, clippings, Roberts' printed articles, press releases, exhibition catalogs, posters, photographs, and a few works of art on paper. Also found are 124 interviews with contemporary artists conducted by Roberts.

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Creators:
Forgie, James
Dates:
1890 - 1949
bulk 1900-1935
Size:
38.8 Cubic feet (85 boxes; 33 map-folders; 18 volumes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0986
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers contain correspondence, reports, drawings, blueprints, cost estimates, contracts, specifications, regulations, legal documents, photographs, profiles, diagrams, clippings, and publications concerning projects which Forgie worked on, especially the Holland and Lincoln Tunnels, the Midtown Hudson Tunnels in New York City. Also included are...

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Creators:
Sultner-Welles, Donald H. (Sultner, Donald Harvey), 1914-1981
Janus, Allan
Hanfstaengl, Erna
Dates:
circa 1790-1981
bulk 1945-1980
Size:
87.6 Cubic feet (318 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0145
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection is primarily the work of one individual, Donald Harvey Sultner, known professionally as Donald Sultner-Welles (1914-1981). The collection forms a written and visual record of Sultner's family, life, and career from 1913-1980. Its major strength is Sultner's photographic documentation of the world during his travels, ca. 1950-1980. W...

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Creators:
Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987
Dates:
1884-1987
bulk 1927-1987
Size:
35.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.goodlloy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, writer, and museum administrator Lloyd Goodrich measure 35.7 linear feet and date from 1884 to 1987 with the bulk of the material dating from 1927 to 1987. Materials include biographical material, extensive correspondence, writings and research files, organization and committee files, exhibition files, printed material, a scrapbook, and photographic material. The collection is particularly rich in research files on Winslow Homer, Thomas Eakins, Albert Pinkham Ryder, and Reginald Marsh, as well as correspondence with additional notable artists and art figures.

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