Query: Art centers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
YM/YWHA Arts Council records
Creators:
Young Men's and Young Women's Hebrew Association of Philadelphia. Arts Council
Dates:
1962-2006
bulk 1967-1981
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.younmens
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the YM/YWHA Arts Council measure 1.2 linear feet and date from 1962 to 2006, with the bulk of the records dating from 1967 to 1981. This collection documents the activities of the Philadelphia-based arts organization, primarily during the period that Judith Golden was the council chair. Included are administrative records, scattered correspondence, exhibition and program files, and printed material.

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Oral history interview with Jimmy C. Lueders
Creators:
Lueders, Jimmy C., 1927-1994
Veloric, Cynthia
Dates:
1990 Nov. 14
Size:
98 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lueder90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jimmy C. Lueders conducted 1990 Nov. 14, by Cynthia Veloric, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Lueders speaks about his childhood in Florida, his art studies in high school and at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, instructor Franklin Watkins and fellow student Ben Kamihira; teaching …

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Alexander family papers relating to Henry Ossawa Tanner
Creators:
Alexander family
Dates:
1912-1985
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.alexande
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of the Alexander family papers relating to African American painter Henry Ossawa Tanner. The collection includes correspondence between Tanner and Raymond Alexander (1924-1937) and court documents concerning Tanner's legal action against the Bethel A.M.E Church. Included in the Sadie Aleander materials are personal letters from Tanner; correspondence …

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Anna Lea Merritt papers
Creators:
Merritt, Anna Lea, 1844-1930
Dates:
[ca. 1975]
Size:
1 Item ((23 p. on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.merranna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

List of paintings by Merritt; compiler unknown.

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Joseph E. Widener letter
Creators:
Widener, Joseph E. (Joseph Early), 1872-1943
Dates:
1923
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.widejose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter to Mrs. Graham Shaw, May 21, 1923, permitting her to chaperone 12 people on a visit to his art collection. He agrees with Mrs. Shaw that "the appreciation of art in Philadelphia is much needed...."

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Abraham P. Hankins papers
Creators:
Hankins, Abraham P., 1900-1963
Dates:
1935-1979
Size:
3.22 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hankabra
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; correspondence, mostly of Hankin's wife, Estelle Hankins; artwork including sketchbooks, loose sketches, drawings; writings, including a facsimile of Hankins annotated manuscript for "The Way to Art" privately published in 1979 by Dorothy Morgan Levin, the executor of Hankins' estate, and "Primer of Art"; photographs; and printed material including exhibition …

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Henry Gardiner research material on Arthur B. Carles
Creators:
Gardiner, Henry G.
Dates:
1904-1970
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.gardhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of Carles' works of art; 14 exhibition catalogs and announcements; a Philadelphia Art Museum Bulletin entitled "Arthur B. Carles: A Critical Biographical Study" (Vol. LXIV, Nos. 302-303, 1970) by Gardiner; list of exhibitions in which Carles participated; and a card file index of all of Carles' works.

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Eunice Leopold papers relating to Benton Spruance
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 Spruance's career including exhibition …

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Elizabeth Keiser papers relating to to a symposium regarding government sponsorship of the arts
Creators:
Keiser, Elizabeth
Dates:
1958-1960
Size:
16 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.keiseliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Keiser regarding a symposium she organized to discuss the National Cultural Center legislative act, copy included, and the United States Arts Foundation bill, copy included, regarding government sponsorship of arts.

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Helen Williams Drutt (English) exhibition posters on American craft
Creators:
Drutt, Helen Williams
Dates:
circa 1960-2010
Size:
1.7 Linear feet
1 rd
Collection ID:
AAA.druthele
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Rare exhibition posters compiled by Drutt from a variety of galleries and artists, mostly concerning American craft. Many posters are signed and annotated by the artist.

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