Query: Muralists -- Iowa -- Interviews
Oral history interview with Lowell Houser
Creators:
Houser, Lowell, 1902-1971
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 July 31
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
7 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.houser64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Lowell Houser conducted by Betty Hoag, on 1964 July 31, for the Archives of American Art.

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Oral history interview with Ellen Lanyon
Creators:
Lanyon, Ellen
Crawford, James, 1944-
Dates:
1975 Dec. 5
Size:
5 Sound tapes (5 in.)
214 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lanyon75
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Ellen Lanyon conducted by James Crawford for the Archives of American Art.

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Oral history interview with Philip Guston
Creators:
Guston, Philip, 1913-1980
Trovato, Joseph S., 1912-1983
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 January 29
Size:
5 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.guston65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Philip Guston conducted on January 29, 1965, by Joseph Trovato, in the artist's home in Woodstock, New York, for the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project.

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Oral history interview with William C. Palmer
Creators:
Palmer, William, 1906-1987
Trovato, Joseph S., 1912-1983
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 12
Size:
6 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.palmer65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William C. Palmer conducted 1965 June 12, by Joseph Trovato, for the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project.

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William E. L. Bunn papers
Creators:
Bunn, William E. L., 1910-2009
Dates:
1863-2009
Size:
13.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bunnwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, muralist, and designer William E. L. Bunn measure 13.4 linear feet and date from 1863-2009. The collection documents Bunn's career as a painter, industrial designer, and his work on Treasury Department post office mural commissions through biographical material, scattered correspondence, project files, industrial design records, diaries and journals, writings and notes, printed material, photographs, and artwork. Also found are Bunn's papers regarding Grant Wood.

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Oral history interview with James Lechay
Creators:
Lechay, James
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1998 July 9-Aug. 26
Size:
70 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lechay98
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of James Lechay, conducted by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution at Lechay's home in Wellfleet, Massachusetts, on July 9-Aug. 26, 1998.

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Ellen Lanyon papers
Creators:
Lanyon, Ellen
Dates:
circa 1880-2015
bulk 1926-2013
Size:
62.6 Linear feet
84.47 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.lanyelle
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist Ellen Lanyon measure 62.6 linear feet and 84.47 GB and date from circa 1880-2015, bulk 1926-2013. Biographical material; correspondence; interviews; writings; journals; project files; teaching files; exhibition files; personal business records; printed and broadcast material; scrapbooks; photographic material; artwork; sketchbooks; as well as sound and video recordings and digital material, provide a comprehensive view of Lanyon's career and of art circles in Chicago and New York. Correspondence with artists and friends make up a significant portion of the collection. Project and exhibition files reflect her professional and artistic career. Thousands of slides and photographs document her life and artwork over seven decades, and over seventy sketchbooks are filled with student sketches, portraits of friends and family, and preliminary drawings.

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John Steuart Curry and Curry family papers
Creators:
Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946
Dates:
1848-1999
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.currjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, muralist, and illustrator John Steuart Curry, and Curry family papers, measure 10.1 linear feet and date from 1848 to 1999. Papers document his career and family history through certificates, correspondence, photographs, clippings, contracts, receipts, inventories, writings, notes, and other materials. The papers contain particularly rich documentation of Curry's period as artist-in-residence at the University of Wisconsin, from 1936 to 1946. Mural projects in Kansas, Washington, DC, and Wisconsin are also documented.

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Ben Shahn papers
Creators:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969
Dates:
1879-1990
bulk 1933-1970
Size:
25.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.shahben
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of social realist painter, photographer, printmaker, and teacher Ben Shahn (1898-1969) measure 25.1 linear feet and date from 1879-1990, with the bulk of the material dating from 1933-1970. The bulk of the collection consists of over 14 linear feet of incoming letters from artists, writers, colleagues, publishers, art organizations, galleries, and universities and colleges. Also found are biographical materials, project and source files, printed material, artwork by Shahn and others, photographs taken of and by Shahn, interview transcripts, sound recordings of interviews and a motion picture film.

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Leon Kroll papers
Creators:
Kroll, Leon, 1884-1974
Dates:
circa 1900-1988
Size:
8.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.krolleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of realist painter, muralist, and educator Leon Kroll date from circa 1900 to 1988 and measure 8.7 linear feet. The collection documents Kroll's painting career, teaching, and active participation in numerous art organizations. Over one-half of the collection is correspondence with artists, schools, galleries, museums, patrons, arts organizations, and others. Also found are scattered biographical material, writings and notes, legal and financial records, exhibition catalogs, clippings, other printed material, photographs of Kroll and colleagues, loose drawings and nine sketchbooks.

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