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Dates:
1987-07-31-1987-08-06
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0487
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The 1985 W.C. Handy Award Winner for best contemporary blues album, Son Seals stands as a blues master of his generation and is joined by a hot and most complimentary six piece band. Two new female stars of the Chicago blues scene. Valerie Wellington's powerful voice has shot her to the blues forefront in Chicago; Gloria Hardiman's gospel-influen...

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Creators:
Kramer, Carol, 1943-2002
Dates:
1943-2002,
bulk 1961-2002
Size:
31 Linear feet (64 boxes, 2 cassette tapes, 1 oversize box, 1 map drawer)
Collection ID:
NAA.2006-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The bulk of these papers document the professional life of Carol Kramer, a leading figure in ethnoarchaeology, specializing in the Middle East and South Asia. She was also a major advocate for the professional development of women in anthropology and archaeology. Dating 1943-2002, the collection includes field notes, writings, correspondence, daily planners, teaching files, photographs, sound recordings, maps, computer disks, and botanical specimens. Her ethnoarchaeological research in "Shahabad" (a.k.a. "Aliabad") in Iran and in Rajasthan, India is well-represented in the collection.

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Creators:
Davis, Lenore , 1936-1995
Helwig, Harold B., 1938-2012
Dates:
1940-2013
Size:
14.5 Linear feet
7.85 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.helwharo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artists and art educators Harold Helwig and Lenore Davis measue 14.5 linear feet and 7.85 GB and date from 1940 to 2013. The papers document Davis' career and personal life more heavily than Helwig's, however, material related to both individuals are present. Included is biographical information; correspondence; exhibition and business files; research and printed material; artwork and sketches; photographs; and papers and digital material related to both Helwig and Davis' teaching endeavors.

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Dates:
1997-1999
Level:
subseries
Size:
250 Slides (photographs)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.084
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Kimowan's M.F.A. work at the University of New Mexico is represented in this subseries mainly by photographs of his oil on canvas paintings, but the beginnings of his use of mixed media and installation/performance art are also documented. The images hint at the themes that would continue throughout his career, call backs to Native art history, suc...

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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
circa 1933-1991
Size:
38.84 cu. ft. (38 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-015
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes records documenting the production of the Archives of American Art Journal (Volumes 24-26). Materials include Editor's records such as correspondence, publications, notes, grant proposals, agreements, budget summaries, photographs, and reports. Also included in this accession are records which document the administrati...

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Creators:
Harris, Marvin, 1927-2001
Dates:
1945-2001
Size:
42.27 Linear feet (85.5 document boxes, 1 oversize box, 4 record storage boxes, 90 computer disks, 19 cassette tapes, 1 7" sound reel, 3 vinyl records, and 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NAA.2009-27
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of anthropologist Marvin Harris. Harris was a prominent anthropologist, best known for developing the controversial paradigm of cultural materialism. He authored several important books in the field of anthropology and taught at Columbia University and The University of Florida. The papers include correspondence, research materials, his publications, unpublished manuscripts, conference papers, lectures, subject files, teaching files, computer files, and photographs.

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Dates:
1982-1991
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.ybartoma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

(exhibition announcements; clippings; a letter to TYF from Cynthia Jimenez-Baca re. an essay for the catalogue of the Center for Contemporary Arts of Santa Fe's Ceremony of Memories exhibit, curated by Amalia Mesa-Bains, 11/04/1987; exhibition printed matter; Mesa-Bains' resume; TYF's notes on altars; handwritten manuscript of "Altares y Altaristas...

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Creators:
Huerta, Benito, 1952-
Cordova, Cary
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas
Dates:
2004 Feb. 29-Mar. 2
Size:
5 Sound discs (Sound recording, master (5 hrs., 52 min.), digitial, 2 5/8 in.)
84 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.huerta04
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Benito Huerta conducted 2004 Feb. 29-Mar. 2, by Cary Cordova, for the Archives of American Art, in Arlington, Tex.

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Dates:
circa 1870-1952
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.volkleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

General correspondence is with friends, colleagues, galleries, museums, art institutions, art societies, publishers, universities and colleges, and United States Government agencies. There are letters from artists including Edwin Howland Blashfield, William Merritt Chase, Elliott Daingerfield, Cass Gilbert, Philip Leslie Hale and Lilian Westcott Ha...