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Creators:
Chicago Society of Etchers
Dates:
1912
Size:
2 Items (photographic prints, b&w)
Collection ID:
AAA.chicetcp
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Chicago Society of Artists
Dates:
1940-1967
Size:
175 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.chicarti
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Applications for membership in the Chicago Society of Artists containing biographical data on the candidates; correspondence relating to membership acceptance or rejection and dues; letters of resignation from members; and forms listing members' works on display or for sale at the Chicago Society of Artists, Inc. Gallery. The membership application...

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Creators:
Exhibition Momentum (Art group: Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1948-1964
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.exhimome
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records of activities of Exhibition Momentum, 1948-1964, including correspondence; meeting minutes; drafts of statements of purpose, history and press releases; newspaper clippings, publicity material; typescript of Daniel Joseph's masters thesis, "Career and Social Protest: An Analysis of a Chicago Art Group," The University of Chicago, Dec. 1950,...

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Creators:
Palette & Chisel Academy of Fine Arts (Chicago, Ill.)
Palette & Chisel Club (Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1896-1974
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.palechis
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Seven issues of "The Cowbell," 1921-1924; 1 bound volume of the "The Cowbell," 1915-1916; 84 issues of "The Palette & Chisel," 1924-1932; 6 newsletters, 1948-1950; 2 letters by Alfred R. Muenzenthaler concerning honorary memberships, undated and 1974; 3 handbooks of by-laws, undated, 1896-1897, and 1901-1902; and 2 announcements for a bidding sale ...

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Creators:
University of Chicago. Renaissance Society
Dates:
1917-1981
Size:
9.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.univchic
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, exhibition files, printed material, photographs, and business records.

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Creators:
Chicago Society of Etchers
Dates:
1933-1972
bulk 1940-1959
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chicetch
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily correspondence and a scrapbook kept by several of the Society's secretaries including F. L. Thompson and James Swann. Correspondence mostly with members concerning activities, sales, and exhibitions. Several letters inquire about the status of the Society and whether it will continue. The scrapbook, 1937-1972 (bulk 1937-1948), contains ex...

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Creators:
Higgins, Michael, 1908-
Dates:
1949-1973
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.higgmich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Illinois glass artist Michael Higgins measure 1.2 linear feet and date from 1949 to 1973. The collection documents Higgins's role in founding and furthering craft organizations in the Midwest through correspondence, professional files, exhibition records, transcripts, organizational files for several craft organizations including Midwest Designer-Craftsmen, and printed materials.

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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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Creators:
Plochmann, Carolyn Gassan
Dates:
1926-2013
Size:
4.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ploccaro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of figure and still life painter Carolyn Gassan Plochmann measure 4.8 linear feet and date from 1926-2013. Included are works of art, correspondence, writings, gallery files, exhibition and art fair files, project and organization files, biographical information, photographs and slides, and printed material.

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Creators:
Wentzy, James
Carr, C.
Dates:
2017 January 23-March 31
Size:
15 Items (Sound recording: 15 sound files (5 hr., 13 min.), digital, wav)
164 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wentzy17
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with James Wentzy, conducted 2017 January 23-March 31, by Cynthia Carr, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at Wentzy's home and studio in New York, New York.

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