Query: Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990
Summary of oral history interview with Lewis Mumford
Creators:
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990
Rubenstein, Lewis W. (Lewis William), 1908-2003
Rubenstein, Erica Beckh, 1914-2014
Dates:
1964 December 7
Size:
8 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.mumfor64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A summary of an interview of Lewis Mumford conducted 1964 December 7, by Lewis and Erica Rubenstein, for the Archives of American Art.

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Jacques Zucker papers
Creators:
Zucker, Jacques, 1900-
Dates:
1929-1970
Size:
1 Reel (Ca.150 items (on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.zuckjacq
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, including one letter each from Lewis Mumford, Franklin C. Watkins, and George Biddle; writings; articles about Zucker; clippings and exhibition announcements; and photographs.

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The International style in perspective : sound recordings
Creators:
Harvard University. Graduate School of Design
Dates:
1980 Apr. 16-17
Size:
4 Items (sound cassettes)
Collection ID:
AAA.harvuniv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A symposium, "The International Style in Perspective," sponsored by Harvard University Graduate School of Design and held to commemorate the 1932 exhibit 'The International Style' held at the Museum of Modern Art. Speakers and panelists include architects, architectural historians and critics, among them: Thomas Hall Beeby, Rosemarie Bletter, Henry Cobb, Alan …

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Eleanor Piacenza papers relating to Thomas Hart Benton
Creators:
Piacenza, Eleanor, 1909-2002
Dates:
1915-1988
Size:
12.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.piacelea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Eleanor Piacenza date from 1915-1988 and measure 12.6 linear feet. Included are biographical information, correspondence, writings, research files, interviews, and printed material compiled by Piacenza regarding the life and work of her brother-in-law, the American painter Thomas Hart Benton.

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Leslie Cheek papers
Creators:
Cheek, Leslie, 1908-
Dates:
1940-1983
bulk 1940-1942
Size:
4.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cheelesl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers, ca. 1938-1988, including files kept during Cheek's tenure as director at the Baltimore Museum of Art, 1939-1942, as editor at "Architectural Forum" magazine, 1945-1947, "House Beautiful" magazine, 1947-1942, and as head of the U.S. Army Camouflage Training Unit, 1942-1945. Also included are files related to projects he undertook from 1968 to 1988, following his tenure as …

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Lee Gatch papers
Creators:
Gatch, Lee, 1902-1968
Dates:
1925-1979
Size:
1 Linear foot ((partially microfilmed on 5 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.gatcleep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, notebooks, writings, photographs, catalogs and other publications.

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The ACA Galleries records
Creators:
ACA Galleries
Dates:
1917-1963
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.acagall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered records of the ACA (American Contemporary Art) Galleries date from 1917 through 1963 and include writings by founder Herman Baron, artists Philip Evergood and Anton Refregier, and art critic Elizabeth McCausland; printed materials; and photographs of Baron, ACA artists, art collectors, works of art, and exhibitions. Correspondence is with David Burliuk, Philip Evergood, William Gropper, Lewis Mumford, Moses Sawyer, Max Weber, and others. Also found is a small group of Herman Baron's personal papers.

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in AAA.acagall for Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990
Dore Ashton papers
Creators:
Ashton, Dore
Dates:
circa 1928-2014
1849
Size:
35.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ashtdore
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Dore Ashton measure 35.6 linear feet and date from circa 1928-2014, with one letter in the Joseph Cornell subject file dating from 1849. The records document Dore Ashton's career as an art critic, historian and educator, with particular depth for the period of 1952 through 1990. The collection contains a small amount of biographical material, as well as correspondence, writings, subject files, printed materials, artwork, and reference photographs of artworks. An addition to the Dore Ashton papers includes biographical material, correspondence, writings, writing project and subject files, teaching files, printed material, artwork and sketchbooks, and photographic material.

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Isabel Bishop papers
Creators:
Bishop, Isabel, 1902-1988
Dates:
1914-1983
Size:
2.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bishisab
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of realist painter Isabel Bishop date from 1914 to 1983 and measure 2.6 linear feet. The collection documents Bishop's painting career, her friendship with other artists, and her participation in several arts organizations. There are scattered biographical documents, correspondence with fellow artists such as Peggy Bacon, Warren Chappell, Edward Laning, and R. B. Kitaj, and with writers, curators, museums, galleries, arts organizations, and others. Also found are arts organization files, Bishop's writings about Warren Chappell and friend Reginald Marsh, notes, exhibition catalogs, news clippings, and other printed material, photographs of Bishop and her artwork, and photographs of Reginald and Felicia Marsh. Original artwork includes 8 sketchbooks, loose sketches, prints, and watercolor figure studies.

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Stefan Hirsch and Elsa Rogo papers
Creators:
Hirsch, Stefan, 1899-1964
Rogo, Elsa, 1901-1996
Dates:
1851-1986
bulk 1920-1960
Size:
19.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hirsstef
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artists and educators Stefan Hirsch and Elsa Rogo measure 19.6 linear feet and date from 1851 to 1986, with the bulk of the material dating from 1920s to the 1960s. Together, they traveled throughout Mexico and Latin America where they became involved in the social and art scenes. Hirsch and Rogo's artistic, teaching, and journalism careers are documented through biographical materials, correspondence, writings and notes, professional files, printed materials, photographs and motion picture films, and sketchbooks and other artwork.

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