Query: Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
Teodoro Vidal Collection
Creators:
Vidal, Teodoro
Dates:
1592-1992
Size:
4 Cubic feet (15 boxes, 10 oversized folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0712
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Maps, prints, posters, religious articles, publications and photographs, relating to the history and culture of Puerto Rico. Mr. Vidal's family and personal papers are also included.

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in NMAH.AC.0712 for Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
Division of Community Life Dissertation Series: Lange, Yvonne: "Santos: The Household Wooden Saints of Puerto Rico,"
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life
Lange, Yvonne, 1918-2003 (Director Emerita, Museum of International Folk Art)
Dates:
1975
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 4 volumes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0197
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

One copy in four volumes (872 pp.) of the typescript of Lange's dissertation "Santos: The Household Wooden Saints of Puerto Rico (1975)" by Yvonne Lange. The dissertation, written for the Ph.D. in Folklore and Folklife at the University of Pennsylvania, attempts to analyse the phenomenon of the "santos" by describing its major …

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in NMAH.AC.0197 for Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
Exhibition Records
Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Curatorial Office
Dates:
1988-2006
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the research, development, fundraising, publicity, production, and execution of exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery. Staff represented include Virginia M. Mecklenburg, Senior Curator, Painting and Sculpture, SAAM; Kenneth R. Trapp, Curator-in-Charge, Renwick Gallery; Louise Reeves, Exhibitions Coordinator, SAAM …

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in Accession 08-056 for Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
Exhibition Records
Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Curatorial Office
Dates:
1938-2001
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the research, development, fundraising, publicity, production, and execution of exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) and the Renwick Gallery. Staff represented include Harry Rand, Curator, Department of 20th Century Painting and Sculpture, SAAM; Louise Reeves, Exhibitions Coordinator, SAAM; Jacquelyn Days Serwer, Chief …

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in Accession 08-058 for Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
Angel Suarez Rosado papers
Creators:
Suárez Rosádo, Angel
Dates:
1978-2010
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.suarange
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Angel Suarez Rosado measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1978 to 2010. The papers document Rosado's career as an artist and teacher through a resume, teaching files on drawing plant life and on drawing anatomical figures, work for the Crayola Factory, articles, exhibition announcements and catalogs, sketchbooks and sketches, and photographs of artwork and altar pieces. Also included are two hollow book pieces of art, two miscellaneous pieces of art, and a sketchbook of cars by Justin McCarthy.

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Puerto Rico Division of Community Education [DIVEDCO] Poster Collection
Creators:
Archivo General de Puerto Rico
Dates:
1955-2005, undated
Size:
1 Cubic foot (32 map folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of 378 posters documenting the social, cultural, and educational issues for Puerto Rico of Puerto Rico for nearly fifty years.

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in NMAH.AC.0615 for Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
Luis Cancel papers
Creators:
Cancel, Luis R.
Dates:
circa 1900-1998
bulk 1970-1996
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
0.947 Gigabytes (ER01-ER04)
Collection ID:
AAA.cancluis
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Puerto Rican arts administrator and artist Luis Cancel measure 10.1 linear feet and .947 gigabytes and date from circa 1900 to 1998 with the bulk of the material dating from 1970 to 1996. The collection is comprised of biographical material, professional files, arts administration records documenting his directorship at the Bronx Museum of the Arts and as Commissioner for the Department of Cultural Affairs in New York, subject and artist's files, files for the exhibition Legacy / Legado, printed materials, word processing documents, digital photographs, and unidentified sound recordings.

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in AAA.cancluis for Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
René Santos papers
Creators:
Santos, René, 1954-1986
Dates:
1970-1987
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.santrene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Puerto Rican born painter, photographer, and art history instructor René Santos measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1970 to 1987. The papers document Santos's career through biographical records including one sound recording of Santos's memorial service, correspondence to Santos and sympathy letters upon Santos's death, writings and notes by Santos including one diary, printed material, and photographic material including slides of Santos with friends and his artwork.

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in AAA.santrene for Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
Barn Gallery Associates selected records
Creators:
Barn Gallery Associates
Dates:
1966-1987
Size:
1.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.barngall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The selected records of Barn Gallery Associates measure 1.8 linear feet and date from 1937 to 1987. The records consist of research materials and interviews for the book, A Century of Color, 1886-1986: Ogunquit, Maine's Art Colony. The interviews are on twenty-nine sound cassettes. Also included are recorded interviews and transcripts for television and radio programs, and a recording and transcripts of the dedication of the Hamilton Easter Field Art Foundation Collection on June 24, 1966.

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in AAA.barngall for Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)
Henry Ward Ranger Estate papers
Creators:
Ranger, Henry Ward, 1858-1916
Dates:
1888-circa 1999
bulk 1904-1954
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.ranghenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The estate papers of New York tonalist painter Henry Ward Ranger, measure one linear foot and date from 1888-circa 1999, with the bulk of the material dating from 1904-1954.The collection primarily documents the settlement of Ranger's contested will and the administration of his estate, but also provides scattered biographical information on Ranger's life, provenance information about his work, and documentation of the significance of his estate gift to the National Academy of Design. Records include appraisal information including an estate ledger, correspondence and memoranda including two letters from Ranger, court documents, financial and real estate records, news clippings, and two photographs and eight negatives of Ranger.

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