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Creators:
Swarzenski, Hanns, 1903-1985
Dates:
1942
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.swarhann
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Swarzenski's "The art museum is in the doghouse," an annotated essay commenting upon Sanford Low's pamphlet, THE MUSEUM AS A SOCIAL INSTRUMENT.

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Creators:
Myers, Denys Peter, 1916-2003
Dates:
1945-1951
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.myerdeny
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Administrative records pertaining to Denys Peter Myer's WWII service including war damage reports of the Wurzburg Residence in Germany that he was tasked to inspect, and seven essays written by Myers while at Columbia University on the subject of art history.

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Creators:
Steinitz, Kate Traumann, 1889-1975
Dates:
circa 1910-2002
Size:
4.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.steikate
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist, collector, librarian, and scholar Kate Steinitz measure 4.3 linear feet and date from circa 1910 to 2002. The collection documents Steinitz's life and career in Germany and the United States through biographical material; correspondence; writings, including manuscripts and travel diaries; exhibition files; personal business records; printed material; travel scrapbooks; artwork; and photographs.

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Creators:
Arnheim, Rudolf
Dates:
1919-1998
Size:
9.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.arnhrudo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, educator, writer and psychologist Rudolf Arnheim measure 9.6 linear feet and date from 1919 to 1998. The papers document his career in New York, Michigan, and abroad through biographical material, correspondence, writings, lectures, diaries, printed material, and sound recordings.

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Dorner, Alexander, 1893-1957
Dates:
1938-1955
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dornalex
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence about his naturalization as a U.S. citizen; clippings as director of the Museum of Art at the Rhode Island School of Design; R.I.S.D. Bulletins; Bennington College Quarterly; and exhibition articles.

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Creators:
Schmeckebier, Laurence Eli, 1906-1984
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1974 June 7-July 15
Size:
3 Items (tape reels (5 hr., 7 min.))
75 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.schmec74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Laurence E. Schmeckebier, conducted by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, in Lyme, New Hampshire on June 7 and July 15, 1974. Schmeckebier speaks of his education; his training as an art historian in Germany; the influence of Heinrich W├Âlfflin on his art historical training; his interest in art his...

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Creators:
Werner, Fred
Dates:
1889-1890
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.wernfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Eight sketches by Feininger for "A Ship of 49" and "Dante's Inferno." Also filmed is a letter from Werner to Dr. Ernst Scheyer discussing the sketches. This letter and another from Werner to Scheyer are in the Ernst Scheyer papers.

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Creators:
Kortheuer, H. Francis
Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956
Dates:
1887-1944
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.korth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters and postcards, many illustrated, from Lyonel Feininger to his good friend H. Francis Kortheuer, and a scrapbook kept by Kortheuer containing Feininger letters, drawings, photographs, and clippings of published cartoons from assorted German publications.

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Creators:
Valentiner, Wilhelm Reinhold, 1880-1958
Dates:
1853-1977
Size:
6.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.valewilh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian and museum director Wilhelm Reinhold Valentiner measure 6.9 linear feet and date from 1853 to 1977. Found within the collection are biographical materials, including information on the Lepsius and Valentiner families; correspondence with family, friends, art collectors, and art historians; seven diaries; additional writings and notes; printed materials; three clippings scrapbooks; artwork in the form of prints and woodcuts; and photographs of Valentiner and his family and friends, including two photograph albums.

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Creators:
Holt, Elizabeth Basye Gilmore
Dates:
1931-1987
Size:
11.9 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.holteliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; correspondence; a diary; notes; writings; WPA-FAP reports; project files relating to art history research and publications; lecture slides; clippings; and miscellaneous printed material.

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