Query: Collectors -- Connecticut
MS 3843 Cultural and historical map of Old Wethersfield, Connecticut
Creators:
United States. Works Progress Administration
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3843
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also newsclipping relative to spelling of Connecticut. The state Historical Records and the Smithsonian differ. Chronological table showing the settlement and growth of Wethersfield, Connecticut.

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Spencer Baird Nichols and Nichols family papers
Creators:
Nichols, Spencer Baird, 1875-1950
Dates:
1870-1994
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.nichspen
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, photographs, clippings, and business records relating to the art careers of Spencer Baird Nichols, his brother Hobart Nichols, and their father Henry Hobart Nichols, in the New York and Connecticut area.

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Ednah Dow Littlehale Cheney papers relating to Seth Wells Cheney and John Cheney
Creators:
Cheney, Ednah Dow Littlehale, 1824-1904
Dates:
1848-1897
Size:
125 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.chenedna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers gathered by Ednah Cheney, wife of Seth Wells Cheney, for her memoirs of the two brothers, Seth and John Cheney, prominent 19th century engravers, composed of correspondence, clippings, notes, lists, a diary, and family photographs.

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Robert Scull papers
Creators:
Scull, Robert, 1917-1986
Dates:
1955-circa 1984
bulk 1965-1970
Size:
2.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sculrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Robert Scull papers measure 2.2 linear feet and date from 1950 to circa 1984, with the bulk of the material dating from 1965 to 1970. Throughout the 1960s, Robert Scull was a wealthy and prominent art collector of Abstract, Pop, and Minimalist art whose collection included works by Michael Heizer, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, and Andy Warhol, among others. His papers include fourteen annotated appointment books, correspondence, financial and legal records, printed material, and photographs. There is a 0.2 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2020 that includes black and white photographs (and 1 color photograph), snapshots, negatives and negative strips of family, friends artwork and artists; correspondence; and loan forms for works of art.

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Pauline Winchester Inman papers
Creators:
Inman, Pauline Winchester, 1904-1990
Dates:
[undated] and 1932-1991
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.inmapaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, writings, files, art work, and printed material.

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Pratt & Whitney Company Scrapbook
Creators:
Pratt & Whitney Company
Dates:
1897-1906.
Size:
0.6 Cubic feet (1,box.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0093
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scrapbook kept by the Pratt & Whitney Company, Hartford, Connecticut, manufacturers of general purpose machine tools; contains correspondence, price lists and quotes, and sales literature from U.S. and foreign companies to Pratt and Whitney in reply to requests for information and prices of machinery and tools; copies of business cards from …

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MS 3903 Text of addresses given by J.W. Powell on "The Marriage Institution in Tribal Society" and "The Rank of Indian Languages"
Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3903
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Given by Major Powell in 1883, at New Haven, Connecticut on "The Marriage Institution in Tribal Society."

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Robert O. Muller Papers
Creators:
Muller, Robert O., 1911-2003
Dates:
1930-1997
Size:
7.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A2003.14
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Personal papers of Robert O. Muller, a Connecticut-based art dealer and collector who, over the course of seventy years, assembled one of the world's finest collections of Japanese prints from the late 1860s through the 1940s. The papers include Muller's correspondence relating to Japanese art, files relating to his and his wife's 1940 honeymoon in Japan during which he forged many contacts with Japanese artists and art dealers and purchased thousands of prints, subject files, catalogs, business transactions, magazine and newspaper clippings, photographs, and notes and drafts for a planned book.

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James Daugherty papers
Creators:
Daugherty, James Henry, 1889-1974
Dates:
1904-1978
Size:
6.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.daugjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, muralist, children's book author and illustrator James Daugherty measure 6.5 linear feet and date from 1904-1978. The papers document Daugherty's career and artistic process through a small amount of biographical material, correspondence, writings, printed material, and sketchbooks. The 150 sketchbooks span seven decades and are the bulk and highlight of this collection. They contain preparatory drawings and sketches for artworks, murals, and illustrations, as well mock-ups for books, travel sketches, and a good deal of writing. Daugherty worked in both a non-objective abstract style and in representational illustration. His illustrations depict biblical stories and familiar characters and caricatures from American folklore including Revolutionary War heroes, Native Americans, American explorers and frontiersman.

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Oral history interview with Winslow Ames
Creators:
Ames, Winslow
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1987 April 29-June 2
Size:
77 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.ames87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Winslow Ames conducted 1987 April 29-June 2, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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