Query: Biddle, George, 1885-1973
George Biddle letters to Constance Biddle
Creators:
Biddle, George, 1885-1973
Dates:
1943-1945
Size:
2 Items ((4 p. on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.biddgeol
Repository:
Archives of American Art

To his cousin Constance, 1943 Feb. 7, Biddle writes about being named chairman of the War Department's Art Advisory Board which entailed selecting and sending artists (including himself) to North Africa and Italy to create a pictorial war record. "...not factual reportage," he adds, "but the emotional impact of the war on …

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Oral history interview with George Biddle
Creators:
Biddle, George, 1885-1973
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1963
Size:
261 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.biddle63
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of George Biddle conducted in 1963, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.

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George Biddle murals [graphic]
Creators:
Imandt, Robert
Dates:
1936
Size:
47 Items (photographic negatives)
Collection ID:
AAA.imanrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photograph negatives of Biddle's murals for the Hall of Justice, Washington, D.C. showing the panels and details of the groups and figures.

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in AAA.imanrobe for Biddle, George, 1885-1973
William Bond Walker correspondence
Creators:
Walker, William Bond, 1930-
Dates:
1894-1977
Size:
23 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.walkwilb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Artist files accumulated by Walker while he was librarian of the National Museum of American Art/ National Portrait Gallery Library, including correspondence with George Biddle, Beatrice Gilman Proske, and Barbara Morgan; exhibition material on Morgan; and a letter from John Anderson to James T. Mitchell discussing a portrait by Charles …

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Jacques Zucker papers
Creators:
Zucker, Jacques, 1900-
Dates:
1929-1970
Size:
1 Reel (Ca.150 items (on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.zuckjacq
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, including one letter each from Lewis Mumford, Franklin C. Watkins, and George Biddle; writings; articles about Zucker; clippings and exhibition announcements; and photographs.

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George Biddle papers
Creators:
Biddle, George, 1885-1973
Dates:
circa 1910-1970
Size:
0.76 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.biddgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York painter and muralist George Biddle (1885-1973), measure 0.76 linear feet and date from circa 1910-1970. The collection includes a certificate signed by President Harry Truman, transcripts of Biddle's diaries, a manuscript of a memoir about meeting President Franklin Roosevelt, three letters from William Hunt Diederich's daughter, transcripts of letters from Bernard Berenson, sketches and mural studies, and two glass plate negatives.

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Hélène Sardeau papers
Creators:
Sardeau, Hélène, 1899-1969
Dates:
circa 1930-1954
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sardhele
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of Hélène Sardeau measure 0.4 linear feet and date from circa 1930 to 1954. Found are biographical material for Sardeau and George Biddle, drawings and four sketchbooks, and photographs of Sardeau and her works of art.

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John Barber papers
Creators:
Barber, John, 1893-1965
Dates:
1911-1975
Size:
3 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.barbjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed John Barber papers contain correspondence; sketches and 46 sketchbooks; a Jules Pascin sketchbook (1922); photogrpahs of Barber, Pascin, and Helen and John Sloan; personal documents; exhibition catalogs; and clippings. Among the correspondents are George Biddle, Stuart Davis, Maurice Becker, Morris Blackburn, Frederic Taubes, Robert Laurent, Emlen Etting, Duncan Phillips, Edith …

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Clifford Wight papers relating to Diego Rivera
Creators:
Wight, Clifford, 1900-ca.1960
Dates:
1929-1990
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wighclif
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence between Wight, Rivera, and Rivera clients; technical documents including a chemical analysis of the fresco process, and proposals, cost analyses, work schedules and specifications relating to Rivera murals at the Detroit Institute of Arts and Rockefeller Center; writings by George Biddle, Edgar P. Richardson, Rivera and Wight; photographs of …

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William Schack papers
Creators:
Schack, William, b. 1898
Dates:
1891-1963
Size:
0.9 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schawill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research materials for Schack's books on Albert C. Barnes and Louis Michel Eilshemius, ART AND ARGYROL: THE LIFE AND CAREER OF DR. ALBERT C. BARNES and AND HE SAT AMONG ASHES.

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