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Creators:
Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911
Dates:
1888 March 30
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.ballthsh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ball writes to Hutchings [sic] of Washington, D.C. regarding Ball's proposed design for a statue of [Daniel] Webster to be erected in Washington. Ball argues for a figure dressed in classical garb, considering it more appropriate for the city than the contemporary costume of three other Webster statues Ball had done in other cities. Ball indicates ...

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Creators:
Franz Bader Gallery
Dates:
1952-1992
Size:
1.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.franbade
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Franz Bader Gallery Scrapbooks and Guestbooks measure 1.9 linear feet and date from 1952 to 1992. The materials document the gallery's history in Washington D.C., the artists represented by the gallery, and the exhibitions held at the space. Included in the collection are gallery documentation consisting of biographical material about Franz Bader, correspondence relating to Bader and the gallery, printed material regarding exhibitions, photographs of the gallery space, and candid photographs from exhibition openings. The bulk of the collection is made up of gallery guestbooks which hold signatures and notes from gallery patrons, and scrapbooks including printed material related to Franz Bader Gallery's exhibitions, D.C.-based artists the gallery represented, and other gallery events.

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Creators:
Sturges, Jonathan, 1802-1874
Dates:
1834-1866
Size:
0.2 Items (linear ft.(on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sturjona
Repository:
Archives of American Art

6 letters to Dudley B. Fuller from his family, a friend, and Sturges concerning the Apollo Association's desire to have Danforth engrave Mount's "Undutiful Boys" and Danforth's inability to do so; 3 letters to Luman Reed, one from artist George W. Flagg detailing his impressions of Paris and art; and 2 receipt books, recording Sturges' payments for...

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Creators:
Brewer, Joseph
Dates:
1930-1932
Size:
40 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.brewjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence between Eugene Berman and Joseph Brewer mostly concerning Berman's work purchased by Brewer.

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Creators:
Holladay, Wilhelmina Cole, 1922-
Wasserman, Krystyna
Dates:
2005 Aug. 17-2005 Sept. 23
Size:
4 Sound discs (Sound recording, master (3 hr., 51min.), digital, 2 5/8 in.)
57 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hollad05
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Wilhelmina Holladay conducted 2005 Aug. 17-Sept. 23, by Krystyna Wasserman, for the Archives of American Art, at Holladay's home, in Washington, D.C.

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Creators:
Jackson, Kenneth
Raikin, Laurin
Schwartz, Barry N.
Dates:
1971
Size:
18 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.jackso71
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Kenneth Jackson conducted by Laurin Raikin and Barry Schwartz for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.

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Creators:
Gilpin, Hattie Newcomer
Dates:
1901-1904
Size:
66 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.gilphatt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters of Hattie Newcomer Gilpin reflect her patronage of artists Daniel Chester Dale, John La Farge, and Edwin Davis French.

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Henry, Mary, 1913-
Dates:
1970-1990
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.henrmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; 28 color photographs and 67 slides of Henry's work; exhibition list; 3 letters; receipts; magazine and newspaper clippings; and exhibition announcements.

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Creators:
Samson, Hugh
Dates:
1989
Size:
3 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.samshugh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Hugh Samson to Clyde Hart regarding sculptor Augusta Savage, written in response to Hart's query in the New York Times for information for a proposed biography on Savage (never realized). Samson recalls his friendship with Savage in New York in the late 1930s; her experiences as a Black woman artist and the racism she encountered; her ...

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Creators:
Webb, Aileen O., 1892-1979
Dates:
[ca. 1977]
Size:
160 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.webbaile
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Unpublished memoirs of Aileen Osborn Webb. Dates recorded by Webb throughout her memoir may not be consistent with actual, documented dates.

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