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Creators:
Thayer, Polly, 1904-2006
Dates:
1846-2008
bulk 1921-2008
Size:
21.6 Linear feet
0.807 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.thaypoll
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Boston portraitist and painter Polly Thayer (Starr) (1904-2006) measure 21.6 linear feet and 0.807 GB and date from 1846 to 2008, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1921-2008. The papers document Thayer's personal life and career as a painter, portraitist, and pastel artist. Found within the papers are biographical materials, extensive family papers, correspondence with artists and art venues, interviews, writings, subject files, organization files, exhibition files, art inventory records, printed and digital materials, five sketchbooks, artwork, and photographs.

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Creators:
Washington Gallery of Modern Art (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1959-1992
Size:
15.7 Linear feet
0.523 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.washgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Washington Gallery of Modern Art measure 15.7 linear feet and 0.523 GB and date from 1959 to 1992. The records document the history of the gallery through Board of Directors meeting minutes, various committee meetings minutes and agendas, bylaws, and other trustee records; correspondence and other materials associated with each of the four gallery directors over the course of the gallery's existence; general correspondence; exhibition files, proposed exhibitions, collection files, and other curatorial and registrar records; financial records; development and membership records; tour guide information, gift shop finances and orders, and other museum services; and clippings, catalogs, and other printed and digital material.

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Dates:
1949-1951
Level:
series
Size:
1.8 Linear feet (Boxes 10-11)
Collection ID:
AAA.mccaeliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of files relating to McCausland's work as a research consultant on the exhibition, "American Processional, 1492-1900" at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., July 8-December 17, 1950, and as editor of the accompanying book. The exhibit was described as "a large exhibition of American life and history in pictures" and ...

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Creators:
Barney, Alice Pike, 1857-1931
Dates:
circa 1889-1995
Size:
15.63 cu. ft. (26 document boxes) (4 12x17 boxes) (1 21x25 box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7473
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9594
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Hutchinson, Louise Daniel
Dates:
1981
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (open reel, 1/2 inch)
2 Sound recordings (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-029
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Dr. Sterling A. Brown talks about his experiences and teachers, including Anna J. Cooper, at M Street High School (later known as Dunbar High School); and education and segregation, which was fought by Cooper and Mary Church Terrell. He provides a short history and legacy of Cooper, who he considers a role model; and reads prose by Anna J. Cooper w...

Lecture, and poetry and prose reading. AV003057 and AV003051: video. AV001053 and AV001353: audio only. Part of Anna J. Cooper: A Voice from the South Audiovisual Records. AV003057, AV003051, and AV001053: undated. AV001353: dated 19810426.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Working at the Smithsonian Program 1996 Washington, D.C.
Patten, Marian (recorder)
Norton, Sean (recorder)
Goffney, Andrew
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Dates:
1996 June 28
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1996
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Planning Exhibitions; Stories from the Field,Research / Andrew Goffney, Anthony Phillips, Milton Williams. 102 Conservation / David Revere McFadden, Jan Majewski, Susan Wertheim.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Working at the Smithsonian Program 1996 Washington, D.C.
Howard, Timothea, 1953-2017 (recorder)
Golden, Justin (recorder)
Reuter, Carol
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Dates:
1996 June 29
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1996
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Planning Exhibitions / Carol Reuter, Lora Collins, Paul Rhymer. 102 Caring for Collections / David Kessler, Jane Gamble.

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Creators:
Vevers, Tony
Dates:
1947-2008
bulk 1960-1999
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vevetony
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and art historian Tony Vevers measure 3.4 linear feet and date from 1947 to 2008, with the bulk of materials dating from 1960 to 1999. The collection concerns his career as a painter and teacher and his research and writings about the history of art in Provincetown, Massachusetts. Found within the papers are correspondence, writings, subject files, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Contemporary Arts Association (Houston, Tex.)
Dates:
1948-1979
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.contarts
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; reports; clippings; catalogs; announcements; and photographs.

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