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Creators:
Hersh, Phyllis
Lensen-Tomasson, Nancy, 1931-
Dates:
1974-2008
bulk 1975-1980
Size:
89 negatives (photographic)
536 Photographic prints
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.023
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Phyllis Hersh collection consists of papers and photographs associated with a book project on contemporary Hopi, Navajo, Santo Domingo, and Zuni jewelry and jewelers. The collection measures 1.3 linear ft. of mansucript materials, 521 photographic prints, and 85 photographic negatives, and dates from 1974 to 2008, with the bulk of the material dating from 1975 to 1980. The papers primarily document Hersh's work on "The Indian Jewelers' Art," an unfinished book on contemporary Native American jewelry.

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Creators:
Watkins, Alexandra Solowij, 1933-
Dates:
1969-1980
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.watkalex
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Forty slides (1969-1979) taken by Watkins of jewelry and a bathroom frieze designed by Miye Matsukata, two press releases (1980), and three photocopies of clippings (1979) concerning Matsukata and her work, one is an obituary.

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Creators:
Desloovere, Liliane
Dates:
1970
Size:
3 Items (photographic prints)
Collection ID:
AAA.desllili
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One photograph of the jeweler Miye Matsukata, 1970, and two of pencil portraits of Matsukata done by Liliane Desloovere for an exhibition of her portraits of women artists in Boston.

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Creators:
Covette, Ricki
Jewell, Irene
Dates:
1950 - 1980
Size:
1.25 Cubic feet (1 box, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1335
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Six scrapbooks documenting the Burlesque career of Irene Jewell (stage name:Ricki Covette), who was billed as "The World's Tallest Exotic Dancer" at 6'8". The albums contain clippings; letters; certiicates; photographs, includng photographs of her act; ephemera, such as postcards, travel brochures, postcards and decals, from her travels; advertisem...

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Creators:
Johnston, Ruth Barker, 1914-1996
Dates:
1940-1948
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.johnruth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; writings; teaching material; list of equipment and supplies; material pertaining to Red Cross training corps; clippings; and exhibition material.

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Creators:
Ho, Ron
Dates:
1975-2003
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.horon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed materials and correspondence.

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Creators:
Mandelbaum, Helen
Dates:
1984
Size:
6 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.mandhele
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Robert Brown enclosing snapshots of jewelry made by Miye Matsukata.

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Creators:
Koehler, Florence Cary, 1861-1944
Dates:
1926-1976
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.koehflor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A photocopy of Koehler's will; Mrs. Henry D. Sharpe's correspondence with museums concerning exhibitions and donations of Koehler's work; notes on painting; collected quotations; ca. 30 pencil and watercolor sketches; 26 color tests (oil on canvas); exhibtion catalogs and announcements; clippings; and published articles about Koehler.

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Creators:
Fields, Herbert, Mrs
Dates:
[ca. 1970]
Size:
2 Slides (col.)
Collection ID:
AAA.fielmrs
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Shows jewelry designed by Miye Matsukata for Mrs. Herbert Fields.

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Creators:
Matsukata, Miye, 1922-1981
Dates:
1974
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.matsmiyn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A note from Matsukata to Mrs. Bartlett [Lula Court Bartlett], requesting approval of earrings she has designed, containing a color sketch of the pair and listing the price.

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