Query: Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute. Museum of Art
1913 Armory Show, 50th anniversary exhibition records
Creators:
Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute. Museum of Art
Dates:
1962-1963
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.munswilp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, notes, publications, loan forms, shipping records, and photographs relating to the Museum's exhibition re-creating the 1913 Armory Show. The exhibition was curated by Joseph Trovato, and sponsored by the Henry Street Settlement, N.Y. Included are photographs of the members of the Association of American Painters and Sculptors, the organization which …

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Oral history interview with William C. Palmer
Creators:
Palmer, William, 1906-1987
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1980 Aug. 5-1981 Aug. 22
Size:
95 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.palmer80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William C. Palmer conducted 1980 Aug. 5-1981 Aug. 22, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Palmer speaks of his training at the Art Students League during the 1920s; his study of fresco painting in France; his exhibitions at Midtown Galleries since 1932; his WPA murals in New York …

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Edward Wales Root papers
Creators:
Root, Edward Wales, d. 1956
Dates:
1896-1968
Size:
3 Reels (Ca.3500 items (on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.rootedwa2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; files on Alexander Brook, Charles Burchfield, George Luks, Peppino Mangravite, Henry Lee McFee, Maurice Prendergast, Eugene Speicher, Theodoros Stamos, and others whose work Root collected, containing correspondence, catalogs, checklists, clippings, receipts, and notes; correspondence with Harris K. Prior and Joseph Trovato of the Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Lydia Powell, William …

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Joseph S. Trovato papers
Creators:
Trovato, Joseph S., 1912-1983
Dates:
[ca. 1945-1980]
Size:
3.8 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on one reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.trovjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material for the 50th anniversary exhibition of the Armory Show and other exhibitions curated by Trovato; correspondence; writings; sound and video recordings; and printed material.

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Elsie Driggs papers
Creators:
Driggs, Elsie, 1898-1992
Dates:
1924-1979
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.drigelsi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of New York City painter Elsie Driggs date from 1924 to 1979 and measure 0.2 linear feet. Included are correspondence, writings by Driggs, personal business records, printed materials, and portrait and family photographs.

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Museum extension project costume plates
Creators:
Federal Art Project (Pa.)
Dates:
1940-1943
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp08
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Handpainted, illustrated plates of period costume designs throughout history, accompanied by descriptive handbooks recounting the historical context of the costumes.

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Frederick A. Sweet research material on Mary Cassatt and James A. McNeill Whistler
Creators:
Sweet, Frederick A. (Frederick Arnold), 1903-1984
Dates:
1872-1975
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 5 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.sweefred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material compiled by Art Institute of Chicago curator and art historian Frederick A. Sweet in preparation for exhibitions and a biography of Mary Cassatt. Included are research notes and manuscripts; Cassatt family biography and tree; Sweet's correspondence and copies and transcripts of letters written by Cassatt; drafts of "Miss …

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Oral history interview with James Penney
Creators:
Penney, James, 1910-1982
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1981 August 21-December 6
Size:
2 Items (sound tape reels (3 hr., 9 min.))
79 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.penney81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of James Penney, conducted by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, in Clinton, New York, on August 21 and December 6, 1981.

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Oral history interview with Marianna Pineda
Creators:
Pineda, Marianna, 1925-1996
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1977 May 26-June 14
Size:
1 Item (tape reel (2 hr., 7 min.))
51 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.pineda77
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Marianna Pineda, conducted by Robert Brown for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, in Brookline, Massachusetts, on June 14 and May 26, 1977.

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Fred Meyer papers
Creators:
Meyer, Fred
Dates:
1959-1982
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.meyefred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Fred Meyer measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1959 to 1982. The papers consist of thirty-eight letters (1975-1982) including correspondence from Midtown Galleries, the Allentown Art Museum, Gallery St. Paul, and the National Academy of Design concerning Meyer's work, letters from theaters reviewing scripts submitted by Meyer, 2 letters from friends, and 3 letters from his son Michael. The collection also contains outlines for teaching assignments (1959-1969) used in Meyer's classes at the Rochester Institute of Technology, a 21-page script for a skit "R.I.T. in Orbit", and 4 exhibition announcements (1968-1982).

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