Query: Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965
Olive Thompson Cowell papers
Creators:
Cowell, Olive Thompson, 1887-1984
Dates:
[ca. 1950-1982]
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.coweoliv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A handwritten memoir, photographs, house plan, three cassette tapes related to Cowell's anniversary and birthday (1973), materials and a letter from sculptor Claire Falkenstein, and letters from California potters Frans and Marguerite Wildenhain. Also included is one spiral-bound photograph album containing ca. 40 photographs of Olive Cowell, her husband, Harry, and his …

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in AAA.coweoliv for Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965
Oral history interview with John Cage
Creators:
Callahan, Harry M.
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1974 May 2
Size:
55 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cage74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Cage conducted 1974 May 2, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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in AAA.cage74 for Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965
Joseph Schillinger Phonograph Record Collection
Creators:
Schillinger, Joseph, 1895-1943
Dates:
1940-1941, 1985
bulk 1940-1941
Size:
0.6 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0162
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Joseph Schillinger (1895-1943), composer and musical theorist, worked extensively with the Rhythmicon. The Rhythmicon, constructed in 1931, is the earliest electronic rhythm machine. The collection consists of recordings of the Rhythmicon.

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in NMAH.AC.0162 for Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965
Marion Walton papers
Creators:
Walton, Marion, b. 1899
Dates:
1915-1976
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.waltmari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This small collection of the papers of sculptor Marion Walton measures 0.8 linear feet and dates from 1915-1976. Fifteen folders of letters written to Marion and her mother Blanche Wetherill Walton include many from artists and photographers, writers, musicians and composers, and political figures. Also found are printed materials, photographs, and a file concerning a reception for author Jonathan Daniels.

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in AAA.waltmari for Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965