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Creators:
Kredenser, Nathan, 1913-1990
Dates:
[ca. 1950-1990]
Size:
3.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.krednath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; project files relating to Boston area murals; photographs of Kredenser and his work; sketches and studies; reference material; and documents relating to his education.

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Creators:
Rubenstein, Erica Beckh, 1914-2014
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.rubeeric
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Thesis (PhD.)-Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1944.

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Creators:
Wittenberg, Philip, 1895-1987
Dates:
1933-1958
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wittphil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1933, with one letter from 1958, concerning the controversal dismissal of the artist Diego Rivera from his Rockefeller Center mural project, including letters from Alexander Brook, Peggy Bacon, Andrew Dasburg, Hugh Ferris, Morris Kantor, Rockwell Kent, Lewis Mumford, Niles Spencer and Abraham Walkowitz and others; and one clipping, ...

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Creators:
Lewis, Monty, 1907-1997
Dates:
1928-[ca. 1960.]
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lewimont
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL LA 2: A clipping, August 28, 1955, about Lewis; a book, Murals by American Painters and Photographers, Museum of Modern Art, 1932; a catalog, "The Bulletin of the Museum of Modern Art", vol. 4, July 1937; a newsletter, "Conferences on Inter-American Relations in the Fields of Art, Music, Education and Publications and Libraries, 1939-1940," Ma...

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Creators:
Pels, Albert
Dates:
[ca. 1931-1946]
Size:
0.7 Linear feet ((600 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.pelsalbe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; personal and business correspondence; financial receipts; correspondence with the Treasury Department regarding murals painted by Pels in Wilmington, De. and Normal, Ill. for the Section of Fine Arts during the Depression; ca. 450 sketches of street scenes, figures, and mural studies for government murals; signatures and notes from Kennet...

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WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1979
Size:
1 videocassettes (u-matic) ((30 min), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.wnettelv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Describes the 1972 discovery and later conservation of Arshile Gorky's murals "Aviation" at the Newark, N.J. International Airport, executed in 1937 by Gorky as part of the Work Projects Administration art project. Art historian Ruth Bowman, N.J. Port Authority employees Saul Wenegrat and Stephen Staempler, and conservator Carroll Wales of Oliver B...

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Creators:
Stempler, Stephen
Dates:
1977
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stemstep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three photographs and two clippings about Stempler's discovery in 1972 of two mural panels by Gorky at the Newark, New Jersey Airport, executed while Gorky worked for the W.P.A. Federal Art Project in 1937. [Microfilm title: Arshile Gorky papers]

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Creators:
Lloyd, Lucile
Dates:
1916-1941
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lloyluci
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook of newspaper and magazine articles, 1916-1934; professional and personal letters; and photographs and negatives of Lloyd's murals.

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Creators:
French, Jared, 1905-1988
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.frenjare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two contracts between the U.S. Treasury Department, Section of Painting and Sculpture, and French, in which he agrees to paint murals in the Parcel Post Building in Richmond, Virginia, and in the Post Office in Plymouth, Pennsylvania.

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Creators:
Spencer, John, 1911-1996
Dates:
1930-1994
bulk 1933-1944
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((20 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.spenjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relate to Spencer's experiences as an assistant to muralist Dean Cornwell on the Los Angeles Central Library Mural project from 1927-1933 and to his subsequent relationship with Cornwell. Included are 13 letters from Cornwell to Spencer, 1933-1944, in which Cornwell offers criticism of Spencer's sketches and discusses related matters on comp...

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