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Pennsylvania Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Dates:
1760-1884
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.pennhosp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL P24: Visitors' book to Benjamin West's painting "Christ Healing the Sick," and related correspondence and printed material, 1817.

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Creators:
Leopold, Eunice Robinson, 1916-2001
Dates:
1958-2000
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.leopeuni
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are letters to Eunice Leopold (1958-1986) concerning loans and gifts of prints by Benton Spruance; a letter from Henri Marceau to Spruance (1963), a letter from Ludwig Bemelmans (1958); letters to Leopold from Spruance (1961- 1967); sound recordings containing a Spruance lecture on prints and printmaking; printed matter relating to Spruanc...

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Creators:
John Wanamaker (Firm)
Dates:
[ca. 1908]-1941
Size:
2 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.johnwana
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records documenting John Wanamaker's import of French painting from Parisian salons and artists to sell in his store, to keep for his private collection and to keep for his store collection. Also included is a photograph album of Rodman Wanamaker's silver collection. Included are: correspondence; customs papers; purchase and sale records; preview i...

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Creators:
Strauser, Sterling, 1907-
Hartigan, Lynda Roscoe
Dates:
1989 Aug. 10
Size:
1 sound cassette + transcript (41 p.) (on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.straster
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Sterling Strauser conducted by Lynda Hartigan. Strauser speaks of his art education, and about his folk art collecting. He discusses some of the artists with whom he has worked, including Justin McCarthy, Jack Savitsky, Old Ironside Pry and Victor Joseph Gatto. He also speaks of collectors he has been associated with, including Herb...

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Creators:
Drutt, Helen Williams
Milosch, Jane
Dates:
2018 January 8-26
Size:
21 Items (Sound recording: 21 sound files (6 hr., 47 min.), digital, wav)
131 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.drutt18
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Helen Williams Drutt English conducted 2018 January 8,9, and 26, by Jane Milosch, for the Archives of American Art, at Drutt's homes in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and New York, New York.

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Creators:
Free Library of Philadelphia. Prints Dept
Dates:
[ca. 1927-1930]
Size:
1 Item (microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.freelibr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A 27 page inventory of drawings and sketchbooks by American artists in the Rosenthal Collection in the Free Library of Philadelphia's Prints Department. The inventory lists artists, their dates, and titles of works in the collection donated by Albert Rosenthal.

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Creators:
Sill, Joseph, 1801-1854
Dates:
1832-1854
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.silljose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 850 pages of selected art related excerpts from Sill's diaries. The diaries date from 1832 to 1854 and document his own painting activities, his association with the Artists and Amateurs Association, Artists' Fund Society, and Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. He gives his reactions to the work of other artists as seen in exhibitions in Ph...

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Creators:
Pagon, Katherine W. Dunn, 1892-1988
Dates:
[ca. 1938-1961]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((75 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.pagokath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, notes, writings and printed material collected by Pagon regarding the Barnes Foundation, Albert C. Barnes, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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Creators:
McIlhenny, Henry P.
Cummings, Paul
United States. Works Progress Administration
Dates:
1974 Oct. 28
Size:
56 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.mcilhe74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Henry Plumer McIlhenny conducted 1974 Oct. 28, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Potamkin, Meyer, 1909-2001
Cummings, Paul
Potamkin, Vivian, 1915-2002
Dates:
1974 Oct. 30-1975 Mar. 4
Size:
144 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.potamk74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Meyer and Vivian Potamkin conducted 1974 Oct. 30-1975 Mar. 4, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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