Query: Mural painting and decoration -- Buildings
George Rohrmann Collection
Creators:
Rohrmann, G. F. (George F.)
Dates:
1970-1975
Size:
129 Color slides (35mm)
626 Negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2018-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection depicts the everyday life and architecture of Basotho, Hausa, Makonde, Matabele, Pedi, Swazi, and Xhosa peoples in Nigeria, Southern Africa, and Tanzania.

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Arthur Sinclair Covey papers
Creators:
Covey, Arthur Sinclair, 1877-1960
Dates:
1882-1960
Size:
5.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.covearth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of mural painter and illustrator Arthur Sinclair Covey measure 5.7 linear feet and date from 1882 to 1960. Found within the papers are biographical material; correspondence with art institutions, patrons, and colleagues; scattered business and financial records; notes and writings by Covey and others, including a transcript of an interview with Covey by a radio station; art work and sketchbooks by Covey and his colleagues including Paul Bransom, Harvey Dunn, and Edward Penfield; project files concering Covey's mural projects; a scrapbook of clippings; additional printed material; and photographs of Covey, family members, colleagues, and art work.

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Jared French papers
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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Stephen Stempler papers relating to Arshile Gorky murals
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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Section of Fine Arts selected records
Creators:
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1934-1943
Size:
15 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.unstdept
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief narrative on the derivation of the Section; a final report, 1934-1943 (31 p.); papers concerning Section competitions, 1934-1943; mural and sculpture contracts for works not installed; report of March 1941; and Section bulletins, catalogs, and guides, 1934-1943.

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Ward Lockwood papers
Creators:
Lockwood, Ward
Dates:
1913-1963
Size:
1.5 Items (linear ft.(on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.lockward
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1913-1963, regarding Lockwood's work on murals for government buildings, and letters from Andrew Dasburg, Mabel Dodge Luhan, and Abraham Rattner; a 23 page diary, 1931-1933; an anecdotal reminiscence of John Marin; career resumes; 6 sketchbooks; 6 speech texts; material relating to mural projects in Washington, D.C., in Lexington, Kentucky, and in Wichita, Kansas; photographs …

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Monty Lewis papers
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," March 1940.

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George Biddle murals [graphic]
Creators:
Imandt, Robert
Dates:
1936
Size:
47 Items (photographic negatives)
Collection ID:
AAA.imanrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photograph negatives of Biddle's murals for the Hall of Justice, Washington, D.C. showing the panels and details of the groups and figures.

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Boris Deutsch papers
Creators:
Deutsch, Boris, 1892 or 5-1978
Dates:
1925-1977
Size:
3.3 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.deutbori
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; an autobiography; resumes; writings and notes; sketchbook; 2 scrapbooks; inventory of paintings; bank statements and records of stock market transactions; photographs; and printed material.

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Richard Guy Walton papers
Creators:
Walton, Richard Guy, 1914-
Dates:
1964-1974
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((64 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.waltrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Official correspondence about the completion of Walton's mural for the Federal Court House Building, Reno, Nevado; a copy of the contract with the General Services Administration; photographs of the project; announcements; and miscellany. In addition there are three letters from Walton to the Archives of American Art about his life …

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