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Creators:
Walkowitz, Abraham, 1880-1965
Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974
Lerner, Abram, first director and curator
Dates:
1958 December 8-22
Size:
66 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.walkow58
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Abraham Walkowitz conducted by Abram Lerner and Mary Bartlett Cowdrey for the Archives of American Art.

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Owen Gallery
Dates:
1929-2010
bulk 1980-2010
Size:
9.4 Linear feet
0.093 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.owengall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Owen Gallery measure 9.4 linear feet and 0.093 GB and date from 1929-2010, bulk 1980-2010. The gallery, which operated from 1986 to 2009 in New York, specialized in late nineteenth and early twentieth century American art with an emphasis on The Eight, Ashcan, and early American modernism. Michael Owen and James Yost owned and directed the gallery. Found within the records are exhibition files; inventory and sales records; printed and digital material; and records regarding painter Yasuo Kuniyoshi. Material dating from before 1986 when the gallery was established is research related to an artwork's provenance.

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Creators:
Henri, Robert, 1865-1929
Dates:
1870-1954
Size:
4 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.henrrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Robert Henri papers date from 1880 to 1954. included are 26 diaries, dating from 1880 to 1928. The collection also includes writings, scrapbooks, printed material, and miscellany.

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Glackens, Ira, 1907-1990
Dates:
circa 1900-1990
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.glacwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Ira and William Glackens papers, circa 1900-1990, measure 2.3 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of the papers of Ira Glackens relating to the artwork of his father, William Glackens, but also contains scattered correspondence of William and his wife Edith, including letters from Albert Barnes. Ira Glackens' papers include books written by Ira; exhibition catalogs and clippings about William and others; photographs of the Glackens family and friends, of Ira, and of the Glackens residence; and an audio recording of William Glackens' remarks upon accepting an award at the Carnegie International Exhibition in 1936. There are also records of the Sansom Foundation, which was set up by Ira Glackens and his wife Nancy.

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Macbeth Gallery
Dates:
1947-1948
1838-1968
bulk 1892-1953
Size:
131.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.macbgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Macbeth Gallery records provide almost complete coverage of the gallery's operations from its inception in 1892 to its closing in 1953. Through extensive correspondence files, financial and inventory records, printed material, scrapbooks, reference and research material, and photographs of artists and works of art, the records document all aspects of the gallery's activities, charting William Macbeth's initial intention to lease his store "for the permanent exhibition and sale of American pictures" through over sixty years of success as a major New York firm devoted to American art. The collection measures 131.6 linear feet and dates from 1838 to 1968 with the bulk of the material dating from 1892 to 1953.

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Creators:
Freeman, Phyllis
Dates:
1966-1997
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.freephyl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research materials assembled by Phyllis Freeman, on the subject of 20th century artists' manifestos. Files include research correspondence, mss. drafts of the monograph (never published), "Manifestos in the Visual Arts: Programs and Movements Since 1900," and eight feet of subject files, covering movements and groups such as Abstract Expressionism,...

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Knee, Ernest, 1907-1982
Dates:
1939
Size:
15 Items (photographic prints, b&w, 21 x 26 cm. or smaller)
Collection ID:
AAA.kneeerne
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of the Sloans in and about their ranch in Santa Fe. Two photographs show Sloan painting in his studio, and two show him making a bookshelf. Other people pictured include: Jozef Bakos, Teresa Bakos, and Will Shuster. Copyprints of original negatives made by Len Bouche.

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Creators:
Budin, Shaya
Dates:
1926-1983
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.budishay
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Twenty-eight catalogs of individual and group exhibitions of various artists including Philip Evergood, Leon Kroll, Louise Nevelson, and William Zorach.

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Creators:
Lawson, Ernest, 1873-1939
Dates:
1907-1967
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lawserne
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of painter Ernest Lawson measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1907 to 1967. The papers consist of family correspondence with daughter Margaret, and between Margaret and her mother Ella Lawson; a dismantled scrapbook containing exhibition announcements, catalogs, and clippings; and a 1937 photograph of a group of artists at a dinner at the Salmagundi Club honoring Lawson along with a photograph of a work of art by Lawson signed by the numerous artists attending the dinner, including Victor C. Anderson, George Elmer Browne, Gordon Grant, Eugene Higgens, Ivan G. Olinsky, Eugene Speicher, Guy Wiggens, and Keith Shaw Williams, among others.

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DeCamp, John, 1917-2003
Dates:
bulk 1943-1993
Size:
0.5 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0064
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following material relating to John H. DeCamp and his aviation career: color snapshot of DeCamp taken in April 1993 standing in front of a restored Consolidated B-24 (also an eight by ten inch color copy); one black and white eight by ten inch copy print of DeCamp in uniform as a Lieutenant; one eight by ten inch bla...

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