John Frederick Lewis selected letters
The letters, predominately incoming, relate to Lewis' activities on behalf of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts regarding exhibitions, prizes, hiring, and problems relating to the teaching staff. There are also letters relating to the Philadelphia Water Color Club, the Art Club of Philadelphia, Lewis' collecting, and letters from …
Stephen Somerstein Selma to Montgomery March Photographs
The collection documents the march of many Americans from Selma to Montgomery Alabama in 1965 during the Civil Rights March. It focuses mainly on photographs and an original book cover from Stephen Somerstein. There are twelve black and white images, 11" x 14", documenting the 1965 Selma to Montgomery Civil Rights March. Some of …
Oral history interview with Joel Philip Myers
Klein, Daniel, 1938-2009
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
63 Pages (Transcript)
An interview of Joel Philip Myers conducted 2007 May 1, by Daniel Klein, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in the artist's home, in Marietta, Pennsylvania.
Selected art related letters from the Lewis Coryell papers
REEL P20: Letter to Lewis S. Coryell from John Haviland, May 13, 1836.
MS 4175 Material used in preparing paper "The Wineland Voyages"
Lewis, Harrison F.
84 Items (cards )
2 small prints enclosed, one showing eggs of the Atlantic Murries, on Egg Rock, Saguenay County, Quebec, July 13, 1924, and Atlantic Murries incubating on Frenchman's Bay, Saguenay County, Quebec, July 19, 1931- photos by Harrison F. Lewis, National Parks of Canada. Also correspondence from Mr Lewis, November 22, and December 9, 1943.
MS 1315 Two Huron legends
McClung, John A. (John Alexander), 1804-1859
Regarding historical relations of the period from 1755 to 1794 ("Adam Poe", and "The Legend of Brady's Hill." and letter of transmittal. From "Sketches of Western Adventure, 1755-1794."
Barbara Beirne Portrait Photoprints
Twenty portraits, taken in the 1980s, of twenty-one men and women who were active in the civil rights and peace movements of the 1960s.
MS 4038 Pima vocabulary and kinship chart
Includes two songs in another handwriting; notes to kinship chart are in a third hand.
MS 1744 Papago material obtained from Jose Lewis Brennan
Brennan, Jose Lewis
Volume 1. "Custom in going for salt." 22 pages, marked "Copy." Also 22 loose pages, containing same account, marked "Original," probably written by informant. Volume 2. Pages 3-6: "Diseases among the Papagos." Also 6 loose sheets with same account, evidently the original written by the informant. Pages 9-12: Pathicus." Discussion of berdache. Pages 13-15: "Ashes." Discussion of persons …
MS 2326 Going for Salt
Text entirely in Papago, without transaltion. An English version is in Manuscript 1744, volume 1.