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Creators:
Forgey, Benjamin, art critic
Dates:
circa 1964-2015
Size:
28.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.forgbenj
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A majority of the collection contains subject and research files documenting the writings of Benjamin Forgey and focuses on urban development, the art scene, and museum and monument building projects in Washington, D.C. Also included are administrative files, photographs, correspondence, and sound cassettes of lectures by Forgey on Washington archi...

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Creators:
Nivola, Costantino, 1911-1988
Dates:
circa 1938-2009
bulk 1950-1980
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.nivocost
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor and design teacher Costantino Nivola measure 2.1 linear feet and date from circa 1938 to 2009, bulk 1950 to 1980. The papers document Nivola's career in Italy and New York through biographical material, correspondence, writings, professional activities, project files, printed material, photographs, and audiovisual recordings.

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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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Municipal Art Society of New York
Dates:
1901-1960
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.muniartn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Municipal Art Society of New York, based out of New York City and established in 1893, measure 3.2 linear feet and date from 1901 to 1960. The records include minutes from the annual and directors meetings, which incorporate reports, directors' files, committee files, and printed material. Financial reports to the Municipal Art Society Board that detail the organization's Permanent Fund are also present.

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Creators:
Fuermann, George, 1918-
Houston Municipal Art Commission
Dates:
1951-1971
Size:
6 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fuergeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Portions of books written by Fuermann, including HOUSTON: THE LAND OF THE BIG RICH, HOUSTON: THE FEAST YEARS, both illustrated by Lowell Collins, RELUCTANT EMPIRE, THE FACE OF HOUSTON, both illustrated by E.M. (Buck) Schiwetz, and HOUSTON: THE ONCE AND FUTURE CITY, works from various artists reproduced, including John Biggers, Herb Mears, Schiwetz,...

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Creators:
Ianco-Starrels, Josine
Dates:
1930-2017
Size:
11 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.iancjosi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of curator and gallery director, Josine Ianco- Starrels, measure 11.0 linear feet and date from 1930-2017. Included are biographical material; files relating to Ianco-Starrels' work at various museum and galleries; correspondence; writings about exhibitions and autobiographical writings; photographs, negatives and slides of Ianco- Starre...

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Creators:
Ianco-Starrels, Josine
Bowman, Ruth, 1923-
Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project
Dates:
1989 June 15
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recordings (ca. 3 hrs.))
93 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.iancos89
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Josine Ianco-Starrels conducted 1989 June 15, by Ruth Gurin Bowman for the Archives of American Art, Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project. Ianco-Starrels recounts her youth in Bucharest, Romania; WWII and her family's fleeing to Palestine; her father Marcel Ianco's affiliation with the Dadaists in Zurich; he...

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Creators:
Adomeit, George G. (George Gustav), 1879-1967
Dates:
1880-1968
Size:
174 Items (Reels 1051, 1159, and 2786)
1.2 Linear feet (Unmicrofilmed)
Collection ID:
AAA.adomgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to Adomeit's involvement in Cleveland, Ohio art organizations, primarily the Cleveland Society of Artists.

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Gaylor, Wood, 1883-1957
Gaylor, Adelaide Lawson, 1889-1986
Artists Coordination Committee (New York, N.Y.)
Downtown Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
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Dates:
1866-[circa 1986]
Size:
2.56 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gaylwood
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, journals, notebooks, address books, business records, writings, sketchbooks, exhibition announcements and catalogs, clippings, photographs, and subject files relating to the artistic careers of Wood Gaylor and Adelaide Lawson, to Gaylor's work as a fashion pattern desiger, and, more broadly, to the New York ar...

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Creators:
College Art Association of America
Dates:
1929-1934
Size:
3 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.collaaar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A one page, typewritten description of two exhibitions held at the Rockefeller Center (the First Municipal Art Exhibition and the exhibition of the Salons of America), and two letters from Audrey McMahon of the College Art Association. One letter to "Dear Sir" encloses an invitation to a press view of the Association's Traveling Exhibitions and lis...

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