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Creators:
Bloom, Hyman, 1913-
Durlacher Bros. (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1936-1980
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bloohyma2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Dorothy Canning Miller, R. Kirk Askew (of Durlacher Bros.), Henry Allen Moe, Ala Story and others; financial and business records; printed material, including an exhibition catalog, announcements for an exhibit at the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and a 1949 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship; a typescript of an article ...

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Creators:
Iselin, Lewis, 1913-1990
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1981 September 30
Size:
1 Item (Sound recording: 1 sound file, digital, wav file)
23 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.iselin81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Lewis Iselin, conducted 1981 September 30 by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, in Camden, Maine.

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Creators:
Smith, Myron Bement, 1897-1970
Blake, Marion Elizabeth
Dates:
circa 1910-1970
Size:
192 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The Myron Bement Smith collection consists of two parts, the papers of Myron Bement Smith and his wife Katharine and the Islamic Archives. It contains substantial material about his field research in Italy in the 1920s and his years working on Islamic architecture in Iran in the 1930s. Letters describe the milieu in which he operated in Rochester NY and New York City in the 1920s and early 1930s; the Smiths' life in Iran from 1933 to 1937; and the extensive network of academic and social contacts that Myron and Katharine developed and maintained over his lifetime. The Islamic Archives was a project to which Smith devoted most of his professional life. It includes both original materials, such as his photographs and notes, and items acquired by him from other scholars or experts on Islamic art and architecture. Smith intended the Archives to serve as a resource for scholars interested in the architecture and art of the entire Islamic world although he also included some materials about non-Islamic architecture.

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Creators:
Maldarelli, Oronzio, 1892-1962
Dates:
[undated] and 1963
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((101 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.maldoron
Repository:
Archives of American Art

4 photographs of the installation of Maldarelli's work at Paul Rosenberg & Co., New York City, from the Maldarelli Memorial Exhibition, 1963, 6 photographs of Maldarelli and his sculpture, and 86 photographs of his sculpture. Also included is an issue of the National Sculpture Review, Vol. XII, No. 1, 1963, containing "A Letter to Oronzio" by Henry...

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Creators:
Ray, Rudolf, b. 1892
Dates:
[undated] and 1956
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.rayrudol
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Herbert Read to Ray, June 6, 1956, mentioning an exhibition of Ray's paintings in Bombay, and a letter from Ray to Mr. [Henry Allen] Moe, undated, requesting grant money to paint in Mexico and briefly explaining his philosophies of art and his experiences in India.

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Creators:
Melcarth, Edward, 1914-1973
Dates:
[ca. 1930-1974]
Size:
7.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.melcedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information, photographs, correspondence, writings, works of art, printed material, sound recordings and miscellany regarding Edward Melcarth. Photographs are of Melcarth, family, friends, and his work, as well as photographs taken by Melcarth, mostly in the 1940's and 1950's, of Coney Island, New York City, Venice, Germany, and subjec...

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Creators:
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation
Dates:
1918-1968
Size:
83 Items ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.louicomf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Organizational papers of the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, including legal documents, meeting records, letters, catalogs, and miscellaneous papers.

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Creators:
Hitchcock, Henry-Russell, 1903-1987
Dates:
1919-1987
Size:
24.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hitchenp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of architectural historian, author, critic, teacher, and museum director, Henry-Russell Hitchcock, date from 1919-1987 and measure 24.8 linear feet. Almost all of the collection is comprised of Hitchcock's correspondence files relating to academic research, teaching, curatorial interests, and professional associations. Letters are from prominent architectural historians, architects, artists, preservationists, museum directors and curators, and family and friends. Also found are two feet of writings by Hitchcock and others, scattered biographical information, printed material, and photographs of Hitchcock and architecture.

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Creators:
Mangravite, Peppino, 1896-
Dates:
1918-1982
Size:
6.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mangpepp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Peppino Mangravite papers measure 6.2 linear feet and are dated 1918-1982. They consist of correspondence, subject files, recorded interviews with significant artists and transcripts, writings and notes, miscellaneous records, printed matter, and photographs documenting Mangravite's career as a painter and educator.

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Creators:
Pach, Walter, 1883-1958
Dates:
1857-1980
Size:
20.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pachwalt2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York artist, critic, historian, writer, art consultant and curator Walter Pach, measure 20.7 linear feet and date from 1857-1980. The collection documents Pach's promotion of modernism through his role in the landmark 1913 Armory Show, his relationships with artists and art-world figures and his extensive writings on art. Records include biographical material, correspondence with family, friends and colleagues including noted artists, handwritten and edited versions of manuscripts by Pach, diaries and journals, business records, printed material, scrapbooks, sketchbooks and artwork by Pach and others, and photographs of Pach and his family, friends, and colleagues. The collection also includes 12 linear feet of selections from Walter Pach's library.

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