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Boston City Hall
Dates:
1980 Nov. 25
Size:
1 Sound cassette
Collection ID:
AAA.bostcith
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A panel discussion on the history of City Hall's Government Center in Boston, Mass. Panel members are city administrator Robert J. Kenney and architects James Lawrence, Michael McKinnell, and John Meyer, with Charles Withers as moderator.

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Creators:
Lawrence, James, 1906-1995
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1978 Mar. 8
Size:
1 Item (sound file (29 min.), digital, wav file)
9 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lawren78
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with James Lawrence conducted 1978 Mar. 8, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Lawrence speaks of the competition for the design of the Boston City Hall.

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Creators:
Boston Art Commission
Boston Public Library
Dates:
1890-1959
Size:
9 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.bostart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Commission charter, "Act to Create an Art Commission for the City of Boston," 1890; handwritten minutes of staff meetings, 1890-1959; annual reports and related correspondence, 1899-1953; minutes of a joint meeting of the Boston Art Commission, the Park and Recreation Commission, and the City Planning Board, 1914; 3 files maintained by the Boston A...

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Creators:
Halberstadt, Ernst, 1910-1987
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1979 Feb. 16
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
57 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.halber79
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ernst Halberstadt conducted 1979 Feb. 16, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Chickering, Jonas, 1798-1853
Dates:
1864 - 1985
Size:
16 Cubic feet (37 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0264
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of 51 volumes of Chickering & Sons piano registers, documenting piano production (May 1823-September 1985); correspondence related to the hundredth anniversary of Jonas Chickering's presidency of the Handel and Hayden Society; publications on the history of the Company and sales literature (1854-1984); newspapers articles a...

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Creators:
Teague, Virginia Vanderbilt
Dates:
1913-1962
bulk 1913-1917
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.teagvirg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York historian Virginia Teague measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1913-1962, with the bulk of materials from 1913-1917. The papers consist of scattered records and papers compiled by Virginia Teague for the intended purpose of writing a history of the 1913 Armory Show, also known as the International Exhibition of Modern Art, organized by the Association of American Painters and Sculptors (AAPS). Documents include correspondence, business records, and printed material mostly in connection with the Copley Society and AAPS.

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Hall, Dale, Mrs.
Dates:
1900-1950
Size:
75 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.117
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The photographs of Princess Atalie Unkalunt collection includes 75 photographic prints and postcards of Princess Atalie Unkalunt (Oklahoma Cherokee) taken by various photographers throughout her life and career. Princess Atalie Unkalunt, nee Iva J. Rider, (1895 – 1954) was a Cherokee opera singer, artist, author, and community activist.

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Farber, Joan C., Dr.
Farber, Joseph C., 1903-1994
Dates:
circa 1930-1990
Size:
15 Cubic feet (90 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0520
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Farber collection documents images of celebrated American buildings by photographer Joseph C. Farber.

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Creators:
Thayer, Polly, 1904-2006
Dates:
1846-2008
bulk 1921-2008
Size:
21.6 Linear feet
0.807 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.thaypoll
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Boston portraitist and painter Polly Thayer (Starr) (1904-2006) measure 21.6 linear feet and 0.807 GB and date from 1846 to 2008, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1921-2008. The papers document Thayer's personal life and career as a painter, portraitist, and pastel artist. Found within the papers are biographical materials, extensive family papers, correspondence with artists and art venues, interviews, writings, subject files, organization files, exhibition files, art inventory records, printed and digital materials, five sketchbooks, artwork, and photographs.

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Lincoln, Abbey, 1930 -
Adderly, Nat, 1931-
Wilson, Nancy, 1937-
Mbulu, Letta
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Dates:
1916-2010, undated
Size:
23.6 Cubic feet (96 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1221
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Levy's short career as a musician, his longer career as a manager, and the careers of some of his clients. The client most well represented in the collection is Nancy Wilson, with recordings, photographs, correspondence, financial statements, and contracts included. Papers relating to other clients include business records ...

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