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Creators:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969
Dates:
1958
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.shahbel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter, October 4, 1958, from Edith Halpert, to the Archives of American Art New York Archivist, signed "Miss Smith". Halpert describes her general impressions of Shahn and writes that he was in "this moring when he brought in some new silkscreens". She also writes about Shahn asking her if she has seen the sets he did for a ballet in Spoleto.

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Creators:
Boyd, Rutherford, 1882-1951
Architectural League of New York
Dates:
1900-1983
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.boydruth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information; correspondence; writings; financial records; sketches; photographs; and printed material.

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Creators:
Saalburg, Allen Russell, 1899-1987
Dates:
1924-circa 2003
bulk 1940-1987
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.saalalle
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, illustrator, and screenprinter Allen Saalburg, 1924-circa 2003, bulk 1940-1987, measure 0.8 linear feet. Included are professional correspondence, printed material, a scrapbook and photographs. Most photographs are of Saalburg and his artwork. Also found are biographical material and subject files.

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Creators:
Korn, Elizabeth P.
Dates:
1923-1972
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.korneliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, clippings, and photographs of Korn, her art classes and paintings; slides, sketches and notes. [Photos are also filmed on reel 1080 since reel 1116 is badly scratched.]

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Creators:
Bryson, Bernarda
Dates:
1872-2004
bulk 1904-2004
Size:
14.6 Linear feet
5.88 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.brysbern
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, printmaker, and illustrator Bernarda Bryson Shahn measure 14.6 linear feet and 5.88 GB and date from 1872 to 2004, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1904-2004. Found within the papers are family and biographical materials, correspondence, writings including sound recordings of lectures by the Shahns, some in digital format, voluminous notebooks, five diaries, exhibition files, personal business records, printed material, seven scrapbooks, one sketchbook and other art work, and photographs. Although the bulk of the collection documents Bernarda's work, there are materials about or created by Ben Shahn scattered throughout the collection. There is a 2.7 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2011 that includes administrative files regarding Bernarda Shahn's work on the board of Skowhegan correspondence of both Bernarda and Ben Shahn; an inventory ledger with names of works of art by Ben Shahn; a scrapbook regarding Ben Shan's work in Japan; photographs of Ben and Bernarda Shahn and images of works of art by Ben Shahn; sketchbooks and notebooks by Ben and Bernarda Shahn; and printed material.

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Creators:
Marsh, Reginald, 1898-1954
Dates:
1915-1916
Size:
2 Volumes
Collection ID:
AAA.marsrepm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two yearbooks, 1915 and 1916, from the Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, illustrated by Reginald Marsh, a student at the school. Henry H. Strater was a classmate.

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Creators:
Bryson, Bernarda
Meecham, Pamela J.
Dates:
1995 July 3
Size:
39 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bryson95
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Bernarda Bryson Shahn conducted 1995 July 3, by Pamela J. Meecham, for the Archives of American Art.

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Dates:
1927-1928
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0606
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

No aviation topics are illustrated in this collection. The photographs do give excellent views of construction techniques (such as reinforced concrete construction) and equipment in use in the 1927-1928 period, including numerous steam shovels and a very large stationary crane. The backgrounds of the photographs give very good views of the railroad...

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Creators:
Anreus, Alejandro, 1960-
Rodríguez, Arturo, 1956-
Dates:
2010
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.anrealej
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An annotated manuscript with approximately 60 designs and drawings for the book of poetry, Memento Mori, a collaboration between Alejandro Anreus who wrote the poetry, and Arturo Rodríguez who provided illustrations.

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Creators:
Elspass, Margy Lee, 1925-
Dates:
1964-1986
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.elspmarg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

13 cards and letters (some illustrated) from Maxwell Stewart Simpson, 1969-1984; 6 letters from Simpson's niece, Mary Ellen Davison-Truman, 1979-1986, including one eulogy for Simpson; 5 journals with brief entries about Elspass's student-teacher relationship with Simpson, 1969-1983; typescript of an unpublished article about Simpson by Elspass; ph...

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