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Creators:
American University (Washington, D.C.). Fine Arts Dept.
Dates:
1946-1980
Size:
10 Reels (ca. 9,000 items (on 10 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.ameruniv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Departmental files on faculty, visiting artists, students, fund raising events, and building projects; files on exhibitions held in the Watkins Gallery; photographs of exhibitions; collection files on permanent acquisitions and memorial gifts, containing photographs and insurance records; five scrapbooks and four guestbooks; and a bound volume of R...

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Creators:
Block, Irving
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 April 16
Size:
43 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.block65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Irving Block conducted by Betty Hoag on 1965 Apr. 16 for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Weidner, Roswell, 1911-1999
Dates:
1930-1989
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.weidrosw
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Resumes, awards, and a typescript of an interview of Weidner conducted by a University of Pennsylvania student in 1986, regarding Weidner's years with the Federal Art Project. The interview includes a discussion of Dox Thrash and the carborundum print. Also included are statements on art; talks delivered by Weidner regarding the Pennsylvania Academ...

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Creators:
Midener, Walter, 1912-1998
Society of Arts and Crafts (Detroit, Mich.)
Dates:
1938-1973
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.midewalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Resume, correspondence, photographs, miscellany, and clippings.

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Creators:
Reno, Paul
Doud, Richard Keith
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 14
Size:
3 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.reno65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A summary by Richard Doud of an interview conducted 1965 June 14, with Paul Reno, for the Archives of American Art. Reno discusses the Works Progress Administration; his teaching job with the Federal Art Project at Union Settlement in New York; a job as a WPA art instructor at Bellevue Hospital; and his being grateful for the WPA Project.

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Creators:
Philbrick, Allen, 1879-1964
Dates:
1902-1990
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.philalle
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence consists primarily of letters, 1902-1987, from Philbrick to his future wife, concert pianist Edith Kellogg, in which he describes his travels to Naples, Capri, Spain, and his studies in Paris. Two receipts are from the Academie Colarossi, 1905, and the Adams Davidson Galleries, 1990. Printed material consists of clippings, 1918-1980,...

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Creators:
Rewald, John, 1912-1994
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 Nov. 16-1973 Feb. 8
Size:
105 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rewald72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of John Rewald conducted 1972 Nov. 16-1973 Feb. 8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Rewald speaks of his youth in Germany; the development of his interest in art; his education; beginning his writing career; traveling through Europe; the beginnings of his interest in Cezanne; coming to the U.S.; meeting Alfred Barr; his...

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Creators:
Addison Gallery of American Art
Dates:
1970-1991
Size:
1 sound reel ; sound cassettes + 44 p. (5 in. and 8)
Collection ID:
AAA.addigall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An untranscribed monologue by Charles Sawyer, first director of the Addison Gallery, on the development of the Gallery collection (1 5 in. reel); untranscribed interviews of Sawyer, conducted by Jock Reynolds, May 24, 1990 and June 7, 1991 (3 cassettes); Marion Faller, conducted by Reynolds, March 9, 1990, regarding work by her husband, photographe...

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Creators:
Schoppe, Palmer, 1912-2001
Dates:
[ca. 1920]-2001
Size:
7.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schopalm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition catalogs which include Schoppe from the E. Weyhe Galleries, 1936, Los Angeles Art Association, 1941 and the Denver Art Museum 49th annual, 1943; printed material on the Chouinard Art Institute, including a summer bulletin, 1940, 3 catalogs, ca. 1940s, and 1 for the Chouinard School of Motion Picture Arts;a publicity book, published mater...

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Creators:
Lamb, Rose
Dates:
circa 1870-1961
bulk 1870-1900
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lambrose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Boston area portrait painter Rose Lamb date from circa 1870 to 1961, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1870 to 1900, and measure 0.8 linear feet. The collection contains a diploma; letters from artists, writers, historians, and others, including nine letters from former teacher and friend William Morris Hunt; photographs of unidentified people and artwork by Lamb; and original artwork, including a sketchbook, charcoal drawings, watercolors, and two oil paintings.

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