Query: Art Institute of Chicago
Vera Berdich papers
Creators:
Berdich, Vera, 1915-2003
Dates:
1947-1989
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.berdvera
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; letters received, many from people associated with the School of the Art Institute of Chicago; writings; sketchbooks; printed material; and a photograph album.

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Transcript of interview with Katharine Kuh
Creators:
Kuh, Katharine
Smith, John W.
Dates:
1993 Jan. 26-27
Size:
86 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One bound 86 p. transcript of an interview with Katharine Kuh conducted Jan. 26-27, 1993 by John W. Smith for the Art Institute of Chicago.

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Paula Gerard papers
Creators:
Gerard, Paula, 1907-1991
Dates:
1885-1989
Size:
7.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gerapaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Resumes, correspondence with Barbara Aubin, Mary Berenson, Claude Bentley, Lillian Garrett, Douglas Olson, Susan Schwalb and others, 1910-1989; art works, including many loose sketches, sketchbooks and Christmas cards from friends; untitled sound recording; clippings, exhibition catalogs; blank postcards; a scrapbook on Gerard's exhibitions, 1930-1979; travel diaries, 1918-1938; writings on and by Gerard; and …

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Allen Philbrick papers
Creators:
Philbrick, Allen, 1879-1964
Dates:
1902-1990
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.philalle
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence consists primarily of letters, 1902-1987, from Philbrick to his future wife, concert pianist Edith Kellogg, in which he describes his travels to Naples, Capri, Spain, and his studies in Paris. Two receipts are from the Academie Colarossi, 1905, and the Adams Davidson Galleries, 1990. Printed material consists of clippings, 1918-1980, 5 exhibition announcements and …

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Oral history interview with Serge Chermayeff
Creators:
Chermayeff, Serge, 1900-
Blum, Betty
Dates:
1985 May 23-24
Size:
126 Pages
Collection ID:
AAA.cherserg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Transcript of an interview with Serge Chermayeff conducted May 23-24, 1985 by Betty J. Blum at Chermayeff's home in Wellfleet, Mass. The interview was conducted for the Chicago Architects Oral History Project, under the auspices of the Art Institue of Chicago's Department of Architecture. Included with the transcript is a preface, index …

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Exhibition Momentum records
Creators:
Exhibition Momentum (Art group: Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1948-1964
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.exhimome
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records of activities of Exhibition Momentum, 1948-1964, including correspondence; meeting minutes; drafts of statements of purpose, history and press releases; newspaper clippings, publicity material; typescript of Daniel Joseph's masters thesis, "Career and Social Protest: An Analysis of a Chicago Art Group," The University of Chicago, Dec. 1950, and Joseph's research material for …

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Paul and Nelli Bar Wieghardt papers
Creators:
Wieghardt, Paul, 1897-1969
Wieghardt, Nelli Bar, 1904-2001
Dates:
1925-1987
Size:
1.5 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.wiegpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, mostly from Nelli Bar Wieghardt to Francis Bosworth relating to the Wieghardt's years as refugees and their attempt to settle in the United States; notebooks on art history and class materials compiled by Paul Wieghardt; biographical records; clippings which include early reviews from German and French papers; photographs of …

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Whitney Halstead papers
Creators:
Halstead, Whitney
Dates:
1920-1982
Size:
7.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.halswhit
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Whitney Halstead papers measure 7.1 linear feet and date from 1920 to 1982. They document the career of art historian, educator, critic, author, and artist Whitney Halstead. Found within the papers are scattered biographical material; a diary and travel journals; writings and notes (almost one-half of the collection); scattered correspondence; miscellaneous records and printed materials documenting Halstead's tenure at the Art Institute of Chicago; audio-cassette recordings of African and native music; artists files for Jim Nutt and Joseph E. Yoakum; exhibition files; art work by Halstead and others; and photographs of Halstead, friends and colleagues, and art projects. Also found are numerous photographs, slides, and negatives of primitive art, including American Indian art by Southwest tribes.

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William S. Schwartz papers
Creators:
Schwartz, William S. (William Samuel), 1896-1977
Dates:
1921-1967
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 8 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schwwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, exhibition catalogs, and printed materials.

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Oral history interview with Merlin F. Pollock
Creators:
Pollock, Merlin F., 1905-1996
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1979 July 30 and 1980 July 30
Size:
5 Items (sound files, digital, wav file)
65 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.polloc79
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Merlin F. Pollock conducted 1979 July 30 and 1980 July 30, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Pollock speaks of his training at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Ecole des Beaux Arts, Fontainebleau, France; his work as instructor of mural painting at the Art Institute of …

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