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Creators:
Park-Brannock.
Park, Ernest N.
Brannock, Otis C.
Brannock, Charles F., 1903-1992
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Dates:
1925 - 1998
Size:
12 Cubic feet (34 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0672
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Brannock Device Company began with the 1925 invention of the Brannock Device, a tool to measure foot length and width at the same time, by inventor and businessman Charles F. Brannock. Early in his career Brannock worked as a shoe salesman at the Park-Brannock shoe store, and in 1962 he became the CEO of the company. This collection documents both the Park-Brannock store and the Brannock Device. Materials in The Brannock Device Company Records, 1925-1998, include of correspondence, design drawings, United States and foreign patents and trademarks, advertisements, product information, sales records, photographs, and a film strip documenting the invention, promotion, and sale of the Brannock Device as well as the concurrent development of Park-Brannock as a leading shoe store in Syracuse, N.Y.

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Creators:
Propp, Eve
Cornell, Joseph
Dates:
1966-1994
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.propeve
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Eve Propp papers regarding artist Joseph Cornell date from 1966-1994 and measure 1 linear foot. This small collection documents the relationship between Eve Propp, a gallerist, and Joseph Cornell. The two maintained a friendship through frequent letters and visits. The papers consist of approximately sixty letters from Cornell to Propp from 1968-1972, letters from others, notes on Propp's visits to Cornell, printed material, and photographic material.

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Crown Point Press (Oakland, Calif.)
Dates:
1962-2018
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.crowpoin
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Crown Point Press records measure 1.0 linear foot and date from 1962-2018. Included are artists' files, printed material, and DVDs of lectures by Kathan Brown.

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Creators:
Berney, Charlotte
Dates:
circa 1910s-2012
bulk 1980-2002
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.bernchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Charlotte Berney research material relating to California artists measures 1.0 linear foot and dates from circa 1910s-2012, with the bulk of the records dating from 1980-2002. Included are artists files used in Berney's research for her writing about California art and artists.

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Abrams, Ruth, 1912-1986
Dates:
1934-1983
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.abraruth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York based artist and educator Ruth Abrams measure 1.0 linear foot and date from 1934 to 1984. The collection includes correspondence, writings and notes, personal business records, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Gurney, George
Dates:
1977-1978
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.gurngeor2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The interviews of curator George Gurney measure 1 linear foot and date from 1978 to 1979. Gurney conducted twenty-one interviews with sculptors and related professionals as part of the research for the exhibition, "Sculpture and the Federal Triangle," held at the National Museum of Art, October 26, 1979 through January 6, 1980.

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Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916
Dates:
1864-1915
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.donogain
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of landscape painter Gaines Ruger Donoho measure a linear foot and date from 1864 to 1915. Found within the papers are certificates of award; invitations and correspondence; a clipping; photographs, including two cyanotypes of Donoho; artwork by Donoho; a wedding dinner sketch in honor of Donoho's wedding signed by 19 friends, including Kenyon Cox and William Merritt Chase; and etchings from other artists, including Adolphe Appian and Maxime Lalanne.

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Creators:
Bry, Edith
Dates:
1914-1969
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bryeditp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Edith Bry measure 1.3 linear foot and date from 1914 to 1969. The papers document her art career and her activities with the Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors through biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, personal business records, printed material, photographs, artwork, and two scrapbooks.

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Porter, Laurence M., 1936-
Dates:
circa 1955-2004
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.portlaur
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Laurence M. Porter papers regarding his father Fairfield Porter measure 1.0 linear foot and date from circa 1955-2004. Included are biographical material consisting of estate papers for Fairfield Porter including a list of Fairfield's paintings and an appraisal, a copy of the 1953 film "A Day in the Life of a Cleaning Woman" by Rudy Burckhardt ...

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Arias-Misson, Nela, 1915-2015
Dates:
1916-1984
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.arianela
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Nela Arias-Misson papers measure 1.0 linear foot and date from 1916-1984. Included is biographical material, personal and professional correspondence with Hans Hofmann and others, personal business records, photographs, and rare printed material documenting the development of Arias-Misson's painting as well as her engagement with prominent art ...

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