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Creators:
Schmidt, Lynn, 1949-
Dates:
1980-1990
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schmlynn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Lynn Schmidt interviews with Isamu Noguchi and Tom Nakashima measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1980 to 1990. The collection consists of recorded interviews with Isamu Noguchi that were conducted 9 July and 5 August 1980 in his studio (now the Noguchi Museum), in Long Island City, N.Y.; as well as interviews with Tom Nakashima, conducted 31 July 1989 to 10 March 1990.

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Okubo, Miné, 1912-2001
Dates:
circa 1940-2001
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.okubmine
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Roy Leeper and Gaylord Hall collection of Miné Okubo papers measure 1.4 linear feet and date from circa 1940 to 2001. Roy Leeper and Gaylord Hall were long-time friends with and patrons of Okubo from the late 1950s until her death. The collection contains letters, writings, and sketches by Okubo. Among the printed materials is a copy of the 1944 special edition of Fortune magazine which was sympathetic to Japanese Americans interned during World War II and for which Okubo was hired to illustrate. Also found are scattered documents relating to Hall and Leeper.

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Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Dates:
1995-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-282
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center website as it existed on March 8, 2017. The website includes information about exhibitions and experiences organized by the Center related to Asian Pacific American history, art, and culture as well as online exhibitions. The website also includes two embedded blogs. ...

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Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Dates:
1995-2019
Collection ID:
Accession 20-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center website as it existed on July 15, 2019. The website includes information about exhibitions, experiences, and initiatives organized by the Center related to Asian Pacific American history, art, and culture as well as online exhibitions. The website also includes two e...

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Creators:
Lin, Maya Ying
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1983 March 6
Size:
42 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lin83
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Maya Ying Lin conducted 1983 Mar. 6, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Lin speaks of a funerary architecture seminar she took at Yale University; entering her design in the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund's competition; attempts to add a figured sculpture and a flagpole to her design, and her resistance to this effor...

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Creators:
Takamori, Akio, 1950-
Dates:
[ca.1981-2003]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.takaakio
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Catalogs, exhibition invitations, magazine articles, correspondence, and sketches by Takamori.

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Creators:
Tanaka, Yasushi, 1886-1941
Dates:
1913-1924
Size:
35 Items ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.tanayasu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Tanaka to Torrey concern the contemporary art world, his paintings, exhibitions, and fellow artists both in Seattle and Paris, notably muralist John Davidson Butler. Tanaka writes of his marriage to Louise Gebhard Cann, his struggle with the Occidental ideals in Seattle art circles, concern for his mother and brothers in Tokyo, his emi...

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Creators:
Fuller, Manuela
Dates:
circa 1965
Size:
32 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-5
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mounted exhibit photographs and photographs used in the catalog for the "Folk Craft of Baluchistan and Sind" exhibit, co-written by Neyyar Hassan, at the Pakistan-American Cultural Centre in Karachi, Pakistan, 1968. The collection mostly consists of images of highly decorated textiles and clothing from Sind and Baluchistan, Pakistan, as well as im...

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Creators:
Okada, Frank S. (Frank Sumio), 1931-2000
Johns, Barbara
Dates:
1990 Aug. 16-17
Size:
87 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.okada90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Frank Okada conducted 1990 Aug. 16-17, in Seattle, Wash., by Barbara Johns, for the Archives of American Art Northwest Asian American Project. Okada discusses his parents' background; his family including his brothers, John, author of "No-No Boy," and Charlie, a graphic designer; traveling to Japan for the Pacific Northwest Artists ...

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Creators:
Tsutakawa, George
Dates:
1988-1990
Size:
4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.tsutgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The George Tsutakawa in Japan video project measures 4 linear feet and contains unedited video recordings of Tsutakawa's return trip to his childhood home in central Japan. The recordings, made by the West Coast Regional Center of the Archives of American Art in 1988, were subsequently edited into the 23-minute documentary George Tsutakawa: An Artist's Pilgrimage, also included in this collection.

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