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Creators:
Cornwell, Dean, 1892-1960
Dates:
1893-1981
Size:
3.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.corndean
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, 1937-1978, including a text for the biography, DEAN CORNWELL: DEAN OF ILLUSTRATORS by Patricia Janis Broder; correspondence with artists and business associates; diaries, ca. 1941-1957; writings and notes; business records, ca. 1949-1961; ten sketches, undated and 1934; five scrapbooks containing reproductions of others' art ...

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Creators:
Spencer, John, 1911-1996
Dates:
1930-1994
bulk 1933-1944
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((20 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.spenjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relate to Spencer's experiences as an assistant to muralist Dean Cornwell on the Los Angeles Central Library Mural project from 1927-1933 and to his subsequent relationship with Cornwell. Included are 13 letters from Cornwell to Spencer, 1933-1944, in which Cornwell offers criticism of Spencer's sketches and discusses related matters on comp...

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Creators:
Chanase, Dane, 1894-1975
Dates:
1930-1960
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chandane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; cartoons for a WPA mural in Columbus High School, Washington, D.C.; notes on various subjects, including art, industrial design, music and history; miscellaneous writings; study photographs of works of art; clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements; and printed material about other artists, including Boardman Robinson,...

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Creators:
Spencer, John, 1911-1996
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1994 September 1
Size:
2 Items (sound cassettes (1 hr., 23 min.), analog.)
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.spence94
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with John Spencer conducted 1994 September 1, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Allen, James E., 1894-1964
Dates:
1921-1949
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((109 items on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.allejame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, including letters from artists Dean Cornwell, Harvey Dunn, Howard N. Cook, and writers Carl E. Freeman, Herbert Ravenel Sass, and Richard Wetjin; six sketchbooks; one notebook on etching; 27 photographs of Allen and his friends, studio, and work, included among the photos is one of Allen sketching; and exhibition catalogs, announcem...

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Creators:
Dodge, William de Leftwich, 1867-1935
Kimbrough, Sara Dodge, d. 1990
Dates:
1891-1973
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.dodgwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; scrapbook; a published biography; photographs; and clippings. Some of the material was compiled by Dodge's daughter, Sara Dodge Kimbrough, in preparation for her biography of her father, "Drawn From Life."

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Creators:
Kent, Norman, 1903-1972
Dates:
1939-1964
Size:
300 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.kentnorm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, articles, clippings, and gallery literature.

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National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Anthropology
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology
Dates:
1840s-circa 2015
Size:
330.25 Linear feet (519 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Department of Anthropology records contain administrative and research materials produced by the department and its members from the time of the Smithsonian Institution's foundation until today.

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Custom Craft
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005
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Dates:
1928-1994
Size:
320 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.05
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The materials document the orders placed by the clients of the Scurlock Studio. The photographs primarily depict individual portrait sittings but there are also portraits of children, groups, and other subjects.

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Creators:
James Graham & Sons
Dates:
1821
1815
circa 1896-2011
Size:
103.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jamegras
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the New York City gallery James Graham & Sons measure 103.2 linear feet and date from 1815, 1821, circa 1896-2011 (bulk 1950s-1980s). The collection generally documents the gallery's contemporary art department during the time in which Robert Claverhouse Graham, Sr. worked at the gallery (1940-1979); records prior to 1954 are sparse and scattered. Gallery records include artist files; correspondence; exhibition files; financial records; inventory records; printed materials; sales, loans, and consignment records; scrapbooks; and photographic materials. Also found are records from Coe Kerr Gallery regarding exhibitions.. There is a 8.0 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2018 that includes artists' files regarding exhibitions and photographs of works of art.

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