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Creators:
Bridgman, Lilian, 1866-1948
Dates:
circa 1860-circa 1983
bulk circa 1885-circa 1940s
Size:
0.24 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bridlili
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of California architect, Lilian Bridgman, measure 0.24 linear feet and date from circa 1860 to circa 1983, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1885 to circa 1940s. The collection provides scattered documentation of Bridgman's life including records of her certification as an architect, personal stationery, a booklet about her written by her niece, photographs of Bridgman, and two glass plate negatives of her in the studio.

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Creators:
Mendelsohn, Erich, 1887-1953
Dates:
1955
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.menderic
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A limited edition of 30 architectural sketches by Mendelsohn, 1955.

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Creators:
Polk, Willis, 1867-1924
Dates:
1908-1924
Size:
5 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.polkwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Five scrapbooks of clippings documenting Polk's career and many important Bay Area events during his time in San Francisco. Subjects of the clippings include the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, the San Francisco civic center, and his partnership with D.H. Burnham and the subsequent establishment of his own firm in San Francisco.

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Creators:
Grinstein, Stanley, 1927-2014
Dates:
circa 1960-2015
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grinstan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from artists and printed material regarding the Grinstein's art collection.

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Architectural Panel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dates:
1956-1972
Size:
3.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.archpane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1956-1969, mostly between Miv Schaaf and architects Richard Neutra, R. Buckminster-Fuller, Gio Ponti, Louis I. Kahn and others; business and financial records, 1956-1971; clippings and exhibition catalogs; subject files, 1958-1972, containing correspondence, business records, photographs and printed material on the Dodge House, Sout...

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Creators:
Johnson, Reginald, 1905-
Dates:
1921-1956
Size:
2 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.johnregi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

5 oversize scrapbooks (circa 100 pages each) containing newspaper clippings pertaining primarily to California artists and the Southern California art scene from circa 1929-1955. The majority of the clippings are from the Los Angeles Times with reviews by Arthur Millier; other sources include the Christian Science Monitor and Art Digest. The scrapb...

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Creators:
Moore, Charles Willard, 1925-1993
Woodbridge, Sally Byrne
Dates:
1984 Dec. 28
Size:
69 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.moore84
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Charles Willard Moore conducted 1984 Dec. 28, by Sally Woodbridge, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Hubbell, James
Lauria, Jo
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2012 July 30
Size:
85 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hubbel12
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of James Hubbell conducted 2012 July 30, by Jo Lauria, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Hubbell's home and studio, in Santa Ysabel, California.

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Creators:
McCoy, Esther
Dates:
circa 1876-1990
bulk 1938-1989
Size:
44.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mccoesth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Southern California architectural historian, critic, and writer Esther McCoy measure 44.4 linear feet and date from 1876 to 1990 (bulk 1938-1989). The collection documents McCoy's career, as well as her family and personal life through biographical material, extensive correspondence, personal and professional writings, project files, Southern California architects' files, clippings and other printed material, a large collection of photographs and slides, and taped interviews of Southern California modern architects.

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Creators:
De Forest, Lockwood, 1850-1932
Dates:
1858-1980
bulk 1870-1930
Size:
3.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.defolock
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York and California based interior designer, architect, collector and painter Lockwood de Forest measure 3.8 linear feet and date from 1858 to 1980, bulk dates 1870 to 1930. The collection includes correspondence, writings, diaries, journals, exhibition files, personal business records, printed material, sketchbooks, drawings, and photographs.

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