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Dates:
ca. 1904
Size:
13 Drawings (graphite, crayon, colored pencil, and ink, 20 x 28 cm.-21 x 30 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1999-44
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Thirteen drawings, all but four accompanied by short handwritten essays regarding the scene, most signed by the artist. Probably produced as class exercises in composition and penmanship. Included are pictures of children's homes, farm animals, the Red Cloud Indian School, and a buffalo hunt. One inscribed "The Primary School, March number 1904, p....

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Creators:
Weidner, Roswell, 1911-1999
Pacini, Marina
Dates:
1989 July 20-27
Size:
134 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.weidne89
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Roswell Weidner conducted 1989 July 20-27, by Marina Pacini, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Weidner discusses his early life, education, and art training at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, first at the school at Chester Springs, and later at the main school in Philadelphia. He discusses the program...

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Creators:
Institute for American Democracy Incorporated. (New York.)
Dates:
1944
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (24 pages, Multi-color, 46 x 30.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: 6 Images of already published posters on Pages 13-17, and 22: Graveyard with crosses and Stars of David of U.S. soldiers, etc Other Image(s): Page 3: Women making New Year Resolution for 1944 saying "I Resolve to HATE My Neighbor"

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Creators:
American Committee for Relief in the Near East
Bracker, M. Leone
American Committee for Relief in the Near East
Dates:
1918
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (9 (should have 12), Oversize; Multi-color, 274 x [circa] 604 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: [Most of the image with missing pieces] An old man, woman, and a third figure over the body of a child. Dead bodies in background

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Liberty Loan Committee. Third Federal Reserve District
Fourth Liberty Loan
Liberty Loan Committee. Third Federal Reserve District (Philadelphia)
Dates:
1918 Sept. 28
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/2 size; Monochrome, 71.5 x 56.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Smith, Hassel, 1915-2007
Dates:
circa 1900-2004
bulk 1930-1995
Size:
4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.smithass
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Southern California painter and instructor Hassel Smith measure 4 linear feet and date from circa 1900 to 2004 with the bulk of the materials dating from 1930-1995. Found within the papers are correspondence, a transcript of an interview conducted by Jan Butterfield in the 1980s, personal business files, teaching files, writings by Smith and others, sketches, printed materials, and photographs of Smith, his family and friends, and his artwork. There are audio recordings of a lecture series organized by Smith and of reviews of Smith's work. Correspondents include Paule Anglim, Elmer Bischoff, Andre Emmerich, Clyfford Still, Wayne Thiebaud, and many others.

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National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1983
Level:
item
Size:
2 sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-002
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Narrator presents short historical and biographical profiles of outstanding Americans of negro origin: W.E.B. Du Bois, A. Philip Randolph, Ralph Johnson Bunche, Thurgood Marshall, William Henry Hastie, Mordecai Wyatt Johnson, Mary McLeod Bethune, Joe Louis, James Weldon Johnson, Richmond Barthe, and Paul Robeson. Quotes written by these outstanding...

Narration and music. Part of Portraits in Black: Outstanding Americans of Negro Origin Audiovisual Records. AV003484 and AV003508: same content but AV003484 has beeps throughout recording. Undated.

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Dates:
ca. 1875-1877
Size:
1 Drawing (volume of 14 drawings (8 leaves, graphite, colored pencil, and crayon, 21 x 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4656
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Book of 14 drawings on 8 leaves of unruled paper in a commercial drawing book. The book was rebound by the Bureau of American Ethnology and the original covers are no longer visible. Drawings depict hunting, travelling, and camp scenes. The inside front cover is inscribed "Drawn by Buffalo Meat". The inside back cover is inscribed "Soaring Eegle [s...

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Creators:
Jacobs, Ferne K. (Ferne Kent), 1942-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2005 August 30-31
Size:
84 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.jacobs05
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ferne Jacobs conducted 2005 August 30-31, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the artist's home and studio, in Los Angeles, California.

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Creators:
Camins, Jacques Joseph, 1904-
Dates:
ca. 1965
Size:
5 Items
10 Film reels (950 ft., 16 mm)
Collection ID:
AAA.camijacq
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ten 16mm motion picture films by Camins, including artists and scenes from Provincetown, Rockport, Gloucester, Mass, and other unidentified locations. Nine of the reels were compiled into a single reel to transfer to video, including eight color, silent reels containing footage of the Art Students League Summer School in Woodstock, N.Y., Arnold Bla...

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