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Creators:
Platt, Dan Fellows, 1873-1938
Dates:
1914-1963
Size:
209 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.platdan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and publications reflecting the collecting activities of Platt. Correspondents include Bernard Berenson, Philip Hofer, Frank J. Mather, Richard Offner, John Singer Sargent, and others.

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Creators:
Yang, Hanford, 1929-
Stein, Judith, 1943-
Dates:
2016 October 28-December 14
Size:
78 Pages (Transcript)
3 Items (Audio: 3 sound files (2 hr.), digital, wav)
Collection ID:
AAA.yang16
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Hanford Yang conducted 2016 October 28 and December 14, by Judith Stein, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, New York, New York.

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Creators:
Miller, William, 1849-1915
Dates:
1880-1961
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.millwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records documenting painting sales, including a ledger, 1903-1907, recording sales and purchases, noting artist, title, size, name and address of client or dealer; correspondence, 1889-1961, relating to buying, selling, and collecting art, including correspondence of his son, Arthur B. Miller, 1915-1961, in settling the estate; a pocket diary, 1880...

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Moore, Earl E.
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Culture and the Arts
Bowker, William
Dates:
1796.
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1213
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An application and recommendation for William Bowker as a "suitable person to keep an inn". Signed by 13 men.

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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Ryder, Joel
Dates:
1792-1793.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0089
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two cyphering books belonging to and/or compiled by Joel Ryder (or Rider) of either New York or New Jersey, containing mathematical tables, square roots, computations, etc. One book bears the date 1792, the other 1793. Both soft-bound in cloth. One contains a number of locks of hair.

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Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974
Dates:
1830-1960
Size:
6.9 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 13 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.cowdmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers measure 6.9 linear feet and date from 1830-1960. Included is material relating to her involvement with the National Academy of Design

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Creators:
Rockwell, David Hadley
Dates:
1980-2004, undated
Size:
3.2 Cubic feet (11 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1342
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An extensive collection of advertisements, club cards, ephemera, and invitations publicizing venues and events at entertainment clubs and venues in New York City, New York, New Jersey, and Florida. The materials make use of a variety of graphic arts styles.

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Creators:
Willson, W. H.
Dates:
1945-1981
Size:
2 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.willw
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two scrapbooks containing printed material, clippings, letters, reproductions, memorabilia, and photgraphs relating to the career of illustrator and painter, Cecil Calvert Beall. Much of the material concerns Beall's painting, "Surrender of Japan Aboard the U.S.S. Missouri," 1945.

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Creators:
Diamond, Hester
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2017 October 4-5
Size:
87 Pages (Transcript)
2 Items (sound files (3 hr., 14 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
Collection ID:
AAA.diamon17
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Hester Diamond conducted 2017 October 4-5, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, at Diamond's home in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Weill, Erna, 1904-
Dates:
[ca. 1934-1983]
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.weilerna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from sitters for Weill portrait busts, including several prominent political figures; sculpture; inventories; photographs; exhibition catalogs; and clippings.

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