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Creators:
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000
Knight, Gwendolyn
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1998 November 18
Size:
82 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lawren98
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight conducted 1998 November 18, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, in the artists' home in Seatle, Washington.

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Creators:
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000
Greene, Carroll
Dates:
1968 October 26
Size:
92 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lawren68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Jacob Lawrence conducted 1968 October 26, by Carroll Greene, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000
Dates:
1937-1992
Size:
4 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.lawrjaco2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection documents the artistic and teaching career of African American painter Jacob Lawrence.

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Creators:
Wolford, Richard
Dates:
between 1962 and 1964?
Size:
1 Item (sound tape reel (60 min. or less), analog, 3 3/4 ips, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.wolfrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One reel to reel audio recording by Richard Wolford of Jacob Lawrence giving a talk to the Society of Nigerian Artists at USAID in Lagos, Nigeria on one of two trips Lawrence took to Nigeria in the early 1960s.

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Creators:
Billings, Henry, 1901-
Dates:
1955
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.billhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence relating to Billings' position as an officer of the National Council for U.S. Art and related photographs, among them one of Roland L. Redmond (President of the Council) with Dag Hammarskjold and Robert Cronbach in front of a sculpture by Cronbach and Jose de Rivera, 1960, and one photo each of works by Jacob Lawrence, Concetta Scara...

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Creators:
American Association of University Women
Dates:
1935-1955
Size:
4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.amerasso
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files relating to a series of traveling art exhibitions sponsored by the AAUW, 1949-1952, containing material on artists Walter Anderson, Marsden Hartley, Jacob Lawrence, John Rood, David Smith and others.

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Detroit Institute of Arts
Dates:
1969 Mar
Size:
1 sound tape (7 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.diacross
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Statements from artists participating in the "Crosscurrents U.S.A." exhibit at the Detroit Institute of Arts, including Romare Bearden, Leland Bell, Benjamin F. Cunningham, Elaine De Kooning, Balcomb Greene, Joseph Hirsch, Lester F. Johnson, Alex Katz, Robert Kaupelis, John Koch, Jacob Lawrence, Alice Neel and John Wilson.

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Creators:
Knight, Gwendolyn
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000
Dates:
1816
1914-2008
bulk 1973-2001
Size:
25.35 Linear feet
0.001 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.lawrjaco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American painter and educator Jacob Lawrence and his wife, artist Gwendolyn Knight measure 25.35 linear feet and 0.001 GB date from 1914 to 2008, with one item from 1816 and the bulk of the material dating from 1973 to 2001. The collection includes biographical material; correspondence including condolence letters to Gwendolyn Knight after Jacob Lawrence's death; writings by Jacob Lawrence and others; printed and digital material; photographs; personal business records; artwork; records from the Jacob Lawrence Catalogue Raisonné Project; materials related to the Jacob and Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Foundation; professional files; and material related to awards and honors received by Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight.

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Creators:
Block, Dorothy, 1904-1984
Dates:
1920-1985
Size:
0.7 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.blocdoro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 3481: Biographical data; Block's memoirs and writings on the Federal Art Project, William von Schlegell, and women artists; letters from Aristodemos Kaldis, Jacob Lawrence and others; photographs of Block, her family, von Schlegell, Kaldis, Michael Freilich, and others; 15 photographs of her paintings; a scrapbook containing reproductions of f...

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Creators:
Blackburn, Robert Hamilton, 1920-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1970 December 4
Size:
52 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.blackb70
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Blackburn conducted 1970 December 4, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Blackburn speaks of his early life in Jamaica and New York; the influences of his youth including school, gangs, religion, art, music, and culture; the Harlem Community Art Center; studying with Charles Alston; the difficulties suffered b...

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