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California Palace of the Legion of Honor
Dates:
1910-1945
Size:
2 Reels (ca. 500 items (on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.calipala
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence of the museum's founder Alma de Bretteville Spreckels, with her family, artists, sellers, dealers, museum directors, and others, including Alfredo Barsanti, Lida J. Hahn, Walter Heil, Thomas Carr Howe, Louis Kronberg, Jermayne MacAgy, Lloyd LaPage Rollins, Ralph Stackpole, and others; a scrapbook, 1923-1924; an auction catalog for th...

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Creators:
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Fairbanks, Peter
Neuhaus, Robert, 1909-
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Dates:
1987 Sept 25
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording (120 min.), analog)
59 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.howe87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Thomas Carr Howe and Robert Neuhaus, conducted by Peter Fairbanks and Paul Karlstrom for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution in San Francisco, CA, on September 25, 1987.

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Creators:
Kistler, Aline
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
Dates:
1930-1936
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kistalin
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence relating to her work as editor of PRINTS, a print collector's journal; typescript essays and lectures on prints, French Impressionists, architecture and other topics; research and lecture notes; typescripts of interviews with Kistler, and her own account of an interview with Jacob Epstein; lists of catalogued paintings, and miscellan...

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Creators:
McEvoy, Jay D., 1909-2004
Dates:
1934-1995
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mcevjay
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers consist of business and personal letters, 1955-1995, organizational minutes and by-laws of the California Palace of the Legion of Honor and Patrons of Art and Music, 1957-1970s, during the period that McEvoy was the financial director of the Palace of the Legion of Honor; and a scrapbook of the Courvoisier Galleries, 1939-1941, containing ex...

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Creators:
Spreckels, Alma de Bretteville, 1881-1968
Dates:
1920-1978
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.sprealma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REELS 1732-1733: Letters from Loie Fuller, Queen Marie of Romania, and Malvina Hoffman; correspondence with Lloyd LaPage Rollins, Walter Heil, Thomas Carr Howe, Harry Noyes Pratt, and Clifford R. Dolph; manuscripts and legal documents about the founding of the California Palace of the Legion of Honor and Spreckles' gifts of art to museums; appraisa...

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Creators:
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994
Dates:
1932-1984
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.howethom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Thomas Carr Howe papers measure 4.4 linear feet and date from 1932 to 1984. Howe was director of the California Palace of the Legion of Honor in San Francisco for nearly 40 years, and he served as one of the Monuments Men in the Monuments, Fine Art and Archives (MFAA) Section of the U.S. Army during World War II. The collection documents Howe's MFAA work in Germany and Austria locating and recovering cultural artifacts and artwork stolen by the Nazis. There is significant correspondence with friends and colleagues, as well as fellow Monuments Men such as Samson Lane Faison, Edith Standen, and George Stout. The papers also includes reports, inventories of stolen artwork, maps, annotated photographs, a scrapbook, and photographs. The papers also document Howe's later work at the California Palace of the Legion of Honor.

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Creators:
White, Ian McKibbin, 1929-
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1987 January 8-12
Size:
79 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.white87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of retiring director of Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco Ian McKibbin White conducted 1987 January 8-12, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1976 June 2-3
Size:
53 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.howe76
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Thomas Carr Howe conducted 1976 June 2-3, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
White, Ian McKibbin, 1929-
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994
Dates:
1980 November 24-1981 January 9
Size:
126 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.white80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ian McKibbin White conducted 1980 November 24-1981 January 9, by Thomas Carr Howe, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Neuhaus, Robert, 1909-
Dates:
1884-1984
bulk 1941-1984 dates
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.neuhrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

7 letters to Neuhaus from and about Still, 2 copies of Neuhaus' replies, 15 photographs of paintings completed by Still between 1930 and 1940, and one letter from Albert Bierstadt, 1884.

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