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Creators:
Baasch, Merle D., 1914-1995
Dates:
1949-1962
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((170 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.baasmerl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to Baasch's work: exhibition catalogues and announcements, clippings, thirty letters, two home movie films, photographs of the artist and her works, a sketchbook, and a list of her paintings and their owners.

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Creators:
Schipper, Merle
Dates:
1978-1987
Size:
21 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
Collection ID:
AAA.schimerl2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A lecture and interviews of twenty-two Southern California painters and sculptors, conducted and recorded by Los Angeles art critic Merle Schipper.

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Creators:
Armitage, Merle, 1893-1975
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 February 6
Size:
28 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.armita64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Merle Armitage conducted 1964 February 6, by Sylvia Loomis, for the Archives of American Art.

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Dates:
1920
Size:
27 Photographic prints
26 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.163
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection includes 27 prints and 26 copy negatives taken by Merl LaVoy among the Inupiaq in Alaska during the 1920s.

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Creators:
Nesbitt, Esta
Dates:
circa 1942-1981
bulk 1964-1975
Size:
10.05 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.nesbesta
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of illustrator, xerography artist, filmmaker, and educator Esta Nesbitt measure 10.05 linear feet and date from circa 1942-1981. Found within the papers are biographical material, correspondence, writings, xerography research files, project and exhibition files, and printed material. Much of the collection relates to Nesbitt's xerography art work. Additionally, the collection includes motion picture film and sound recordings related to her film and performance work.

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Creators:
Levitan, Israel, 1912-1982
Levitan, Idee
Dates:
[ca.1946-1982]
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.leviisra2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, a photograph, and printed material documenting Israel and Idee Levitan's involvement in the New York art community after WWII. Correspondence includes letters from Elaine de Kooning, Katherine Dreier, Noah Koff, Merle Armitage, Howard Dearstyne, James Aronson, and others and one letter from the Levitans to Howard Dearstyne. The phot...

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Creators:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1969 Feb. 26-27
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording: (3 hours 30 min.), 7 in.)
40 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kent69
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Rockwell Kent conducted 1969 Feb. 26-27, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Kent speaks of his family background; his early interest and talent in art; studying painting with Robert Henri and William Merritt Chase; his early studies and work in architecture; Kenneth Hayes Miller as a teacher; experiences which influ...

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Creators:
Gage, Merrell, b. 1892
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 May 27
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
17 Pages (Transcript: (on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.gage64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Merrell Gage conducted 1964 May 27, by Betty Hoag for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Foshag, William F. (William Frederick), 1894-1956
Dates:
circa 1956
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a translated version of "The Life and Death of My Village," by Celedonio Gutiérrez, c. 1956. The manuscript documents the destruction of Gutiérrez's home by the eruption of the volcano Parícutin in Mexico in 1943. Celedonio Gutiérrez was an assistant to William F. Foshag during his investigations of Parícutin ...

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Creators:
Rabb, Lauren
Dates:
[ca. 1990-1995]
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.rabblaur
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material for an unpublished catalogue raissonné on William Lamb Picknell. Included is Picknell's chronology, biography, criticism, and exhibitions; a card file of works of art arranged in chronological order (titles in quotations are confirmed titles); photographs, slides, transparencies, reproductions, and photocopies of Picknell, his wor...

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