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Creators:
Alexander, Robert
Temple of Man (Venice, Calif.)
Dates:
1938-2015
Size:
11.7 Linear feet
1.01 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.alexbob
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of poet, artist, and ordained priest Robert Alexander and the records of Venice, California's Temple of Man measure 11.7 linear feet and 1.01 GB, and date from 1938-2015. The papers and records document Alexander and the Temple of Man, which he founded in 1960 to serve as a meeting place for a community of artists, poets, and musicians. The collection contains biographical material pertaining to Alexander, Temple of Man administrative records, correspondence and artists files, project files, printed material, and photographic material.

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Creators:
Haupt, Robert
Dates:
1933-1937
Size:
Film reels (25 minutes, black-and-white silent, 965 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1980.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage taken while Haupt travelled in India and Pakistan while stationed at the Woodstock school in Landour/Mussoorie, Uttar Pradesh, one of the so-called "hill stations" of British India. Locations of interest include Mussoorie, Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), Jaipur (Rajasthan), Nagpur (Maharashtra), Bombay, the Portugese colony of Goa (India), and t...

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Creators:
Wells, J. Robert
Weidenreich, Franz, 1873-1948
Koenigswald, G. H. R. von (Gustav Heinrich Ralph), 1902-1982
Dates:
1938-1942
Size:
1 Item (ca.232 photographs)
1 Item (ca.7 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7131
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the exchange of material between Franz Weidenreich, Wells, and, to a much lesser extent, G. H. R. von Koenigswald. The photographs include Sinanthropus remains and Weidenreich's reconstructions of a female, a collection of peruvian skulls, anthropomorphic pottery at the Museo Archaeologico in Lima, and a view of a pre-Inca burial "on a hil...

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Creators:
Lehman, Milton
Dates:
1889-[ca. 1960s]
Size:
1.35 Cubic feet ((3 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1997.0040
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of copies of material gathered or written by Milton Lehman for his authorized biography of Robert H. Goddard, This High Man, 1963. The collection contains the following: a typed transcript of Goddard's diary, 1898-1930; a typed transcript of Goddard's "Red Idea Notebooks" (1-10) covering the years 1924-1942; Goddard's paten...

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Creators:
Wagstaff, Samuel J.
Dates:
circa 1932-1985
Size:
6.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wagssamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Samuel J. Wagstaff papers, circa 1932-1985 comprise 6.4 linear feet of correspondence, writings, miscellaneous records, printed material, and photographs documenting Wagstaff's professional and personal relationships with artists and photographers, his career as an art curator, and his position as an important collector of paintings and photographs. Correspondence with artists and others such as curators, arts organizations, galleries, and museums, reflects the diversity of contemporary American art and includes individuals associated with the abstract expressionist, Fluxus, pop, earth, conceptual, and minimalist art movements.

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Creators:
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953
Dates:
[ca. 1948-1961]
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (Gift)
Loan portion (on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.knigchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Books and periodicals illustrated by Knight and miscellaneous writings.

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Creators:
Jones, John
Dates:
1965 Oct. 5-1965 Nov. 12
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((284 p.))
Collection ID:
AAA.jonejohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Transcripts of interviews conducted by John Jones for a research project sponsored by the American Council of Learned Societies. Interviews are with American artists Rudolf Arnheim, George Cohen, Helen Frankenthaler, Adolph Gottlieb, Robert Indiana, Roy Lichtenstein, Richard Lindner, Sheldon Machlin, Robert Motherwell, Claes Oldenburg, Man Ray, Jam...

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Creators:
Field, Hamilton Easter
Dates:
circa 1913-1966
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.fielhami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

115 letters to Field from George Bellows, Bernard Berenson, Elliott Daingerfield, Arthur B. Davies, Roger Fry, John Marin, Joseph Pennell, Man Ray, John Sloan, Max Weber, J. Alden Weir, and others. Two highly detailed letters from Maurice Sterne in 1913 describe that artist's life in Bali. Also included are signatures of American artists from a gue...

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Creators:
Foster, Robert L, 1922-1994
Dates:
bulk 1930-1974
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet ((2 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0062
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of .75 linear ft of Robert L. Foster's professional papers, including the following types of material: reports, correspondence, photographs, invitations, McDonnell newsletters, interoffice memorandums, and newspaper articles. The papers relate to his long association with the McDonnell Douglas Corporation, and his roles in ...

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Creators:
Heizer, Robert F. (Robert Fleming), 1915-1979
Dates:
1955
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-59
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph depicting Robert F. Heizer standing next to carved name, probably of Désiré Charnay, in Palenque temple, April 1955.

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