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

The microfilmed American University Fine Arts Department records contain departmental files on faculty, visiting artists, students, fundraising events, and building projects. Also included are 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 …

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in AAA.ameruniv for American University (Washington, D.C.)
American University Field Staff Faces of Change collection
Creators:
American University (Washington, D.C.)
Miller, Norman N., 1933-
Dates:
1972-1974
Size:
484 Film reels (color sound; 276,002 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2014.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited films, camera original film outtakes and uncut film footage (Afghanistan and Bolivia only), from the Faces of Change film series produced by the American University Field Staff. 27 edited films were created from filming projects in five diverse geographic locations: Afghanistan (the Maldar), Bolivia (Aymara), Kenya (Boran), Taiwan, and Soko …

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in HSFA.2014.02 for American University (Washington, D.C.)
William H. Calfee papers
Creators:
Calfee, William H. (William Howard), 1909-1995
Dates:
1937-1982
Size:
650 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.calfwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, undated and 1966-1982, mostly letters from friends, including Jack Tworkov, Karel Yasko, and others; photographs of Calfee's studio, of his work, of his designs for a Harrisonburg, Virginia WPA mural, and of paintings by Mary Orwen; notebooks, poetry and essays on numerous subjects, 1954-1981, some with illustrations; an illustrated travel diary …

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in AAA.calfwill for American University (Washington, D.C.)
Shawnee Minisink site files
Creators:
McNett, Charles W.
American University (Washington, D.C.). Department of Anthropology
Dates:
1974-1978
Size:
5.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2002-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains field books, lab books, logs, transit books and remains records from the excavation of the Shawnee-Minisink Site, circa 1974-1978. One of the earliest dated Native American sites in the northeastern United States, the site is deeply buried and stratified, with occupations related to the Paleo-Indian, Archaic and Woodland periods. The …

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in NAA.2002-14 for American University (Washington, D.C.)
The Only People in Town: Frederick Douglass Dwellings Video Project
Dates:
2009-2012
bulk 2010-2010
Size:
0.15 Linear feet (1 box)
14 Video recordings (9 miniDV video recordings; 4 DVD-R video recordings ; 1 CD-R data disk video recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-010
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This is a collection of original and edited video materials created through a joint project with the Anacostia Community Museum Archives and the American University Center for Community Voice. The end product of the project is a video entitled "The Only People in Town," which includes interviews with former residents …

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in ACMA.09-010 for American University (Washington, D.C.)
Audrey Brown PhD Dissertation Interviews
Creators:
Brown, Audrey
Dates:
1997-1998
bulk 1998-1998
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (2 boxes)
57 Sound recordings (57 audio cassette sound recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-016
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This is a collection of original audio interviews conducted by Audrey Brown for her 1999 Ph.D. dissertation at American University entitled "Imagining a Nation: Late Twentieth Century African American Women's Participation in cultural Politics and Transformative Social Action."

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in ACMA.09-016 for American University (Washington, D.C.)
Oral history interview with Willem De Looper
Creators:
De Looper, Willem
Forgey, Benjamin
Dates:
1992 January 26-February 29
Size:
134 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.deloop92
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Willem De Looper conducted 1992 January 26 and February 29, by Benjamin Forgey, for the Archives of American Art. De Looper discusses growing up in the Hague, in Holland, during WWII; his family and educational background; moving to the United States in 1950; his U.S. Army service; his studies at American …

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in AAA.deloop92 for American University (Washington, D.C.)
Eakins and photography reconsidered / by Robert R. Newlen
Creators:
Newlen, Robert R.
Dates:
undated
Size:
69 Pages ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.newlrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Thesis (M.A.)-American University, Washington, D.C., 1979.

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in AAA.newlrobe for American University (Washington, D.C.)
Suzanne Mullett Smith papers
Creators:
Smith, Suzanne Mullett
Dates:
1923-1989
Size:
3 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitsuza
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily research material compiled by Smith for her MA Thesis on Arthur Dove (1944, American University), and for the American Art Research Council, and papers relating to Smith's personal life and career as a painter.

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in AAA.smitsuza for American University (Washington, D.C.)
Robert Franklin Gates papers
Creators:
Gates, Robert Franklin, 1906-1982
Dates:
1910-1988
bulk 1928-1988
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gaterobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Washington, D.C. area painter and art instructor Robert Franklin Gates date from 1910-1988, bulk 1928-1988, and measure 2.3 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials; letters from government agencies, museums, galleries, and colleagues; business records primarily concerning transactions with the Jack Rasmussen Gallery; artwork including scattered drawings by Gates and block prints by Joe Goethe and D. Neufeld; two scrapbooks; printed materials; and photographs of Gates, family members, models, artwork, and exhibition installations. There are also photograph albums and miscellaneous photographs documenting a 1936 voyage to the Virgin Islands commissioned by the U.S. Treasury Department.

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in AAA.gaterobe for American University (Washington, D.C.)