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Creators:
Laderman, Carol
Dates:
1970-2009
Size:
6 Linear feet ((15 boxes and 1 manuscript envelope) and 154 cassette tapes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2012-09
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Carol Laderman was a medical anthropologist best known for her research on Malay traditional medicine. Her work focused on beliefs and practices regarding childbirth and nutrition as well as shamanic healing practices in rural Malaysia. This collection consists of the professional papers of Carol Laderman, medical anthropologist and university professor. The bulk of the collection pertains to her research on childbirth, nutrition, and shamanic healing practices in rural Malaysia. These materials include field notes, surveys, transcripts of Main Peteri ceremonies, grant applications, photographs, and sound recordings. Of special interest are her photographs of midwives and shamans treating patients, including Main Peteri ceremonies, as well as traditional Malay weddings and festivals. Also noteworthy are her recordings of Main Peteri ceremonies and her interviews with midwives and shamans. The collection also contains her unpublished and published writings; her dissertation; a report on her undergraduate fieldwork with pregnant Puerto Rican teenagers; her lecture notes and files as a university professor; files documenting her involvement in professional associations; and correspondence with colleagues.

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Creators:
Novros, David, 1941-
Dates:
1963-2008
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.novrdavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of abstract painter David Novros are dated 1963 to 2008, and measure 1.0 linear foot. Correspondence, records relating to the Liaunig Boat House commission (Middleburgh, NY), interview transcripts, printed material, and photographs document the painter's professional career.

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Creators:
Freeman, Betty
Dates:
1951-1969
Size:
1.2 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
32 Items (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.freebett
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material on painters Clyfford Still (1904-1980) and Sam Francis (1923-1994), including correspondence, photographs, notes, and unpublished drafts of manuscripts.

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Creators:
Amyx, Clifford, 1909-1997
Pennington, Estill Curtis
Dates:
1982 December 28
Size:
1 Item (sound file Sound recording, digital, wav file)
13 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.amyx82
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Clifford Amyx conducted 1982 December 28, by Buck Pennington, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Altoon, John, 1925-
Dates:
circa 1940-1969
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.altojohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Over 300 pencil and pencil and ink drawings, circa 1950s-1960s, mostly contained in sketchbooks and tablets, as well as numerous loose sketches and several mixed-media works on board. Also found are Altoon's letters and a ship's log dating from his years of WWII Navy service in the Pacific.

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Creators:
Pumphrey, Bert, 1916-2002
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Macneil, Bradford
Dates:
2000 Apr. 26
Size:
2 Items (VHS videocassettes (148 min.), sd., col.)
2 Items (video files (2 hrs., 30 min.), digital, mov)
Collection ID:
AAA.pumphr00
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A video interview of Bertrem Pumphrey, Jr. conducted 2000 Apr. 26, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, in Pumphrey's home in South Pasadena, Calif.

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Creators:
Francisco, J. Bond (John Bond), 1863-1931
Dates:
1880-1957
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.franj
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings, including handwritten anecdotes of Francisco's life in Berlin in 1890, an evening at Cafe des Arts in Paris, his service on a coroner's jury in Los Angeles in 1919, early concerts by Adelina Patti, and an essay on music and painting; a 121 p. photo album, "Arizona Notes in Picture by and for Harold Bell Wright, 1911-1914," inscribed by th...

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Creators:
Chodorow, Eugene, 1910-2000
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 August 4
Size:
25 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.chodor65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Eugene Chodorow conducted 1965 August 4, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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Creators:
Stuart, James E. (James Everett), 1852-1941
Dates:
1917
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stuajame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence between Stuart and Mrs. Mary C. Spenser, Michigan State Librarian. Stuart discusses the purchase, size, and price of frames for painting "Sunset Glow on Mt. Hood," to be purchased by the state of Michigan for the Library "Art Gallery." Stuart describes other paintings for possible future purchase, his career in art, his financial pos...

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Creators:
Harnly, Perkins, 1901-1986
Pennington, Estill Curtis
Hartigan, Lynda Roscoe
Dates:
1981 Oct. 15
Size:
1 Sound cassette (Sound recording)
24 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.harnly81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Harnly Perkins, conducted 1981 Oct. 15, by Estill Pennington for the Archives of American Art, at the National Museum of American Art, in Washington, D.C.

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