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Creators:
Catlin, Stanton L. (Stanton Loomis)
O'Connor, Francis V.
Dates:
1989 July 1-September 14
Size:
277 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.catlin89
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Stanton Catlin conducted 1989 July 1-September 14, by Francis V. O'Connor, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Mark, Bendor, 1912-1995
Dates:
1930-1984
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.markbend
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; writings; sketches; photographs; and clippings.

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Creators:
Cohn, Max Arthur, 1903-
Dates:
1928-1978
Size:
1,000 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cohnmax
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Max Arthur Cohn document his career as a painter and printmaker; significantly, pertaining to the WPA Federal Art Project, as well as other art organizations and galleries. Includes:

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Creators:
Smith, David, 1906-1965
Dates:
[ca. 1940]-1964
Size:
4 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.smithdav
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings; printed material, including an exhibition catalog, Medals for Dishonor, for an exhibition of Smith's antiwar and violence medals and writings at the Willard Gallery, November, 1940, including a forward by authors William Blake and Christina Stead and a photograph of Smith; a typescript of Smith's essay, "Modern Sculpture and Society"; and...

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Creators:
O'Connor, Francis V.
Dates:
1920-2009
Size:
23.4 Linear feet
0.001 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.oconfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York art historian Francis O'Connor measure 23.4 linear feet and 0.001 GB and date from 1920-2009. Found within the papers are artist and exhibition files, questionnaires, transcripts, writings, project files, and printed and digital material that pertain to O'Connor's research and publications on the New Deal and the Federal Arts Project of the Works Progress Administration.

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Bengelsdorf, Rosalind, 1916-1979
Dates:
1927-1978
Size:
2.6 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
4 Items (Sound recording, sound cassettes)
Collection ID:
AAA.bengrosa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; personal and business correspondence, including correspondence with Francis V. O'Connor regarding her involvement with the WPA Federal Art Project; address books; draft of an unfinished autobiography and other published and unpublished writings; a transcript of an interview with Susan C. Larsen, dealing with American Abstract...

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Creators:
Laning, Edward, 1906-
Peter A. Juley & Son
Dates:
1880-1983
Size:
2.2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.laniedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Identification cards and a resume; an eleven page Laning family genealogy; correspondence with Francis V. O'Connor and others, undated and 1925-1983; photographs of family members and ancestors, of Laning, including one of him with his self-portrait taken by Peter A. Juley & Son, ca. 1943, and of his work; writings, including lecture notes, article...

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Creators:
New Pacific Productions
Dates:
c1986
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (VHS) (ca. 20 min.), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.newpacif
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reviews the history of the San Francisco Coit Tower from its building, the commissioning of the often controversial murals by the Public Works of Art Project in 1933, and their significance in both artistic and political terms, through to the more recent problems of restoration and the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the murals in 1984. Ap...

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Creators:
Benson, Emanuel, 1904-1971
Dates:
1924-1967
Size:
0.8 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.benseman
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to the Federal Art Project; and correspondence.

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Creators:
McMahon, Audrey, 1900?-1981
Dates:
1935-1980
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mcmaaudr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of Audrey McMahon measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1935 through 1980. Found are correspondence, writings, notes and research files, and printed material assembled mainly during the late 1960s while assisting Francis V. O'Connor complete Federal Support for the Visual Arts: The New Deal and Now (1969) and The New Deal Art Projects: An Anthology of Memoirs (1970) and, to a lesser degree, miscellaneous files relating to McMahon's activities as Regional Director of the WPA Federal Art Project for New York and New Jersey . Included are photocopies of original correspondence (1935-41) between McMahon and Holger Cahill and Brehon Somervell, held by the National Archives.

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