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Creators:
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941
Dates:
1914 and [undated]
Size:
4 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.borggutl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

2 letters to John A. Stewart regarding Borglum's design of the Parkman memorial in Canada; 1 letter to Stewart accepting an invitation to join a committee at the Louisiana centenary celebration in New Orleans; and a note, possibly to Stewart.

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Creators:
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941
Dates:
1926-1981
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 1,000 items (on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.borggutz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence between Borglum and Dr. J.S. Lankford, between Borglum and Ellen Quillin, Director of the Witte Museum, San Antonio, Tex., and regarding Borglum's monument at the Alamo in San Antonio; photocopies of articles regarding Borglum's son, Lincoln; exhibition catalogs, brochures, and other printed material; and photographs of Borglum's scu...

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Creators:
De Vivo, Michael
Dates:
circa 1938-1939
Size:
0.04 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.devimich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies measure 0.04 linear feet and date from circa 1938 to 1939. The color transparencies depict the construction of the presidential portraits atop Mount Rushmore. Several show the sculptor, Gutzon Borglum, and others at work on the project.

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Creators:
Thomson, William H.
Dates:
1912-1950
Size:
9 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.thomwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook from the Thomson Galleries; scattered photographs; and a letter.

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Creators:
Davies, Monica Borglum, 1903-1997
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1990 May 8-August 27
Size:
2 Items (sound cassettes)
39 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.davies90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Monica Borglum Davies conducted 1990 May 8-August 27, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Players (Club)
Dates:
1848-1941
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 50 items (on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.players
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, mostly from distinguished club members in behalf of candidates for membership, and some membership forms.

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Creators:
Gage, Merrell, b. 1892
Dates:
1911-1982
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gagemerr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor and educator Merrell Gage measure 0.7 linear feet and date from 1911 to 1982. The papers document his career in Kansas and California through biographical material, correspondence, writings, printed material, artwork, and photographs, as well as a scrapbook and a photograph album.

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Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910
Dates:
1857-1915
Size:
2 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.wardjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence regarding the St. Louis Exposition, the World's Columbian Exposition, the South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition, statuary in New York City and the Library of Congress, the Washington statue in Newburyport, Mass. Letters from Robert Cushing in Italy pertain to the supervision of the execution of Ward's marble statuary g...

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Creators:
Gage, Merrell, b. 1892
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 May 27
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
17 Pages (Transcript: (on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.gage64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Merrell Gage conducted 1964 May 27, by Betty Hoag for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Allen, Harriet Collins
Dates:
1897-1925
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.alleharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art patron Harriet Collins Allen measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1897-1925. Found within the papers are letters primarily written by Solon Borglum and his wife, Emma, to Harriet Collins Allen. The letters were written from Omaha, London, Paris, and New York and provide a cursory overview of some of the events in Borglum's career and insights into his relationship with his older brother sculptor Gutzon Borglum. Borglum writes about meeting and working with other sculptors in Paris and New York and his wife writes about conflicts between the two brothers and exhibitions of Solon's work. Also found within the papers are clippings, a brochure for Borglum's book A Comparative Analysis of Natural Forms and Their Relation to the Human Figure, and photographs of Borglum in his studio and of his works.

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