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Creators:
Simpson, Gretchen Dow
Goodwin, George M.
Dates:
1992 July 16
Size:
1 Sound cassette ((90 min.), analog.)
Collection ID:
AAA.simpgret
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Gretchen Dow Simpson conducted by George M. Goodwin. Simpson discusses her family background, early art experiences, her work, and her relationship with The New Yorker magazine, where 60 of her cover paintings have appeared since 1974.

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Creators:
Walker, William Henry, 1871-1938
Dates:
1892-1937
Size:
0.8 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.walkwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material; art works; and portrait sketches.

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Creators:
Kuenzig Books
Sheldon, Charles Gates, 1899-1960
Breck Company.
Dates:
1902-1959
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1423
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the work of Charles G. Sheldon, the illustrator who created beautiful images of women for the "Breck Girls" advertising campaign from 1936-1957. Includes photographs of sitters, Breck advertising materials, Breck Company internal publications and newsletters, magazines with cover illustrations by Sheldon, a high school year...

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Creators:
Lynes, Russell, 1910-1991
Dates:
1946-1965
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.harpmaga
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with artists kept by Russell Lynes in his capacity as managing editor of Harper's Magazine, measures one linear foot and dates from 1946 to 1965. The files consist primarily of correspondence with young artists and illustrators wishing to submit material to the magazine. Biographical notes from the magazine's "Personal and Otherwise" column about the artists whose material was accepted, clippings, scattered original artwork, and printed reproductions of artwork, are also included.

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Dates:
1932-
Size:
1 Volume (ill., 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.thelonst
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Mason, Gregory, b. 1889
Dates:
1938
Size:
10 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.masogreg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Eight trial photographs of illustrations by Glackens for the book, "Remember the Maine," by Gregory Mason (New York: H. Holt & Co., 1939); and a photocopy of a letter, Dec. 2, 1938, from Glacken's son, Ira, to Ruth Mason, Gregory's wife and agent, discussing the photographs and William's work as a wartime newspaper and magazine illustrator. Also in...

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Creators:
Anderson, John R.
Dates:
1920s-1986
Size:
2 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1401
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains guidebooks issued to Cadillac salesmen containing images of vehicles, and data on the specifications, options and features of the 1963, 1966, 1968, and 1970-1978 vehicles. Many of the books contain upholstery samples from which buyers could choose. Also: 1920s print advertisements for luxury vehicles, including Cadillac, Pac...

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Blumenthal Brothers Chocolate Company (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Blumenthal, M.L.
Blumenthal, Joseph
Blumenthal, Barbara B.
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Dates:
1856-2010
bulk 1900-1969
Size:
2 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1344
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records from Blumenthal Brothers Chocolate Company, manufacturers of chocolate and cocoa products, including well-known candies such as Snocaps, Raisinets, and Goobers. They were located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The company was sold to Ward Foods Incorporated in 1969. This collection also includes material collected by and about the Blumenthal family and from M.L. Blumenthal, noted illustrator of the early 20th century.

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Creators:
Freeman, Don, 1908-1978
Dates:
1936-1955
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.freedon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An announcement and 18 issues, 1936-1955, of the bi-monthly periodical DON FREEMAN'S NEWSSTAND published by Freeman, featuring sketches of New York City street life (reels LA 9 and 76 and unmicrofilmed); 4 issues of AMERICANA, undated, (unmicrofilmed); and OUR FLYING NAVY, 1944, (reel LA 9) illustrated by Freeman.

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Creators:
Cornwell, Dean, 1892-1960
Dates:
1893-1981
Size:
3.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.corndean
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, 1937-1978, including a text for the biography, DEAN CORNWELL: DEAN OF ILLUSTRATORS by Patricia Janis Broder; correspondence with artists and business associates; diaries, ca. 1941-1957; writings and notes; business records, ca. 1949-1961; ten sketches, undated and 1934; five scrapbooks containing reproductions of others' art ...

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