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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 an artist...I am very inte...

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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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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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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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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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Sardeau, Hélène, 1899-1969
Dates:
[ca. 1920-1950]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.sardhele
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Four sketchbooks, two done in New York and Italy; eight loose sketches; 27 finished drawings; two photographs of Sardeau and 80 of her works of art with commentary by George Biddle; an exhibition catalog; certificate of naturalization to the U.S.; a presidential certificate appointing Biddle to the Commission of Fine Arts.

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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 Balthazar J...

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Barber, John, 1893-1965
Dates:
1911-1975
Size:
3 Microfilm reels (1,000 items on 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...

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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; photog...

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Creators:
Contreras, Belisario R., 1916-
Dates:
1958-1984
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (ca. 400 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.contbeli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 3591: Papers regarding his research on New Deal Art Projects, including correspondence and copies of correspondence with William C. Agee, George Biddle (including 16 photographs of murals in Mexico City and Washington, D.C. and a clipping), Mrs. Edward Bruce, Olin Dows, Maria Ealand, Arlene Jacobowitz, Masha Zakheim Jewett (including an exhibi...

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