Query: Art and society
Art and democracy
Creators:
Scott, Dixon, 1881-1915
Dates:
[1910]
Size:
[32] p. (ill., 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.dixoscot
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Billy Morrow Jackson prints
Creators:
Jackson, Billy Morrow
Dates:
[ca. 1965]
Size:
8 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.jackbill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Eight poster prints of "Protest Drawings" by Jackson, notes on the prints; and a resume. The prints were made as a fundraising project for civil rights organizations.

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Oscariana : epigrams
Creators:
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900
Dates:
1895
Size:
88 Pages (19 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.wildosca
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Epigrams, many of which pertain to art, culled from Wilde's plays, novels and essays.

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Appeal for the fine arts in the republic : an address, delivered at the artists' reception, Crosby's Opera House, Chicago, Illinois, 26th March, 1866 / by Amasa McCoy
Creators:
McCoy, Amasa
Dates:
1866
Size:
28 Pages (23 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.amasmcco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Transcript of a speech by McCoy appealing to patrons to fund the arts, and in particular to fund the endeavors of Crosby's Opera House.

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The artist as social designer
Creators:
Tuchman, Maurice
Dates:
1984-1985
Size:
11 Items (sound cassettes (270 p. transcript) + 1 cassette edited for educational tours)
Collection ID:
AAA.tuchmaur2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Tape recording of a discussion on "The Artist as Social Designer" held at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Participants include Maurice Tuchman (moderator), Maria de Herrera, Scott Burton, Siah Armajani, Nancy Holt, Mary Miss, Elyn Zimmerman, Alan Sonfist, and Calvin Tomkins. Also included is a transcript of the …

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Don Freeman printed material
Creators:
Freeman, Don, 1908-1978
Dates:
1936-1955
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.freedon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An announcement and 18 issues, 1936-1955, of the bi-monthly periodical DON FREEMAN'S NEWSSTAND published by Freeman, featuring sketches of New York City street life (reels LA 9 and 76 and unmicrofilmed); 4 issues of AMERICANA, undated, (unmicrofilmed); and OUR FLYING NAVY, 1944, (reel LA 9) illustrated by Freeman.

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Scrapbook of clippings relating to art of New Orleans, La
Creators:
Becker, Carolyn Berry, 1930-
Dates:
1926-1928
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((1 v. on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.beckcaro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Clippings document the art and society of New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Decorative Arts Society Newsletter
Dates:
1975-1998
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-104
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Newsletter of the Decorative Arts Society, Inc., formerly titled the Decorative Arts Society Newsletter.

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Municipal Art Society of Baltimore records
Creators:
Municipal Art Society of Baltimore
Dates:
1899-1963
Size:
3 Volumes ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.muniartb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Minutes, membership lists, and other records relating to the Society's activities in arranging murals for Baltimore by notable American painters, erecting statues, organizing exhibitions, contributing to fellowships, and sponsoring lectures.

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Athena Art Society records
Creators:
Athena Art Society (Toledo, Oh.)
Dates:
1903-1972
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (12 volumes on 1 microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.atheart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed Athena Art Society records consist of 10 record books containing meeting minutes, lists of members, treasurer's reports, clippings, announcements, programs, letters, and obituaries. Also included are 2 scrapbooks (1927-1972) containing clippings, photographs of members, exhibition catalogs, programs, and other printed material.

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