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Creators:
Oakland Museum
Dates:
1936-1963
Size:
8 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.oaklmuse
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are: "The French in California, 1850-1950"; annual report, 1955, and a catalog of the picture collections of the Society of California Pioneers; a brief resume of the career of Ernest Narjot; "Charles Christian Nahl," by Eugen Neuhaus, 1936; "California Centennials Exhibition of Art" at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1949; "Harry Ra...

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Creators:
Yellin, Eya
Arkelian, Marjorie Dakin
Dates:
1977 May 11
Size:
7 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.yelleya
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Eya Yellin conducted by Marjorie Arkelian in Oakland, California. Yellin speaks mainly of San Francisco Bay area artists and Harold Christopher Davies.

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Creators:
Monroe, Arthur
Dates:
circa 1940-2019
Size:
22.6 Linear feet
6.36 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.monrarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American abstract expressionist painter, arts administrator and educator Arthur Monroe measure 22.6 linear feet and 6.3 gigabytes and date from circa 1940 to 2019. Monroe was the registrar at the Oakland Museum and American Studies professor at University of California, Berkeley and San Jose State University. This collection documents his career through biographical material, correspondence, writings, FESTAC records, professional files, research files, teaching files, printed material, and photographic material.

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Creators:
Humphrey, John
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1974 June 25
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.humphr74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Humphrey conducted 1974 June 25, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art. Humphrey speaks of his work at the San Francisco Museum of Art from 1935 to 1974; his previous employment at the Oakland Museum, and the development of Bay Area art.

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Creators:
Moore, Eudorah M.
Dates:
1964-1966
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mooreudo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

38 scrapbook pages containing articles and photographs about Eudorah Moore's exhibitions of California Design. Also included is a small collection of letters and articles relating to home design and craft, and some of Moore's work for the National Crafts Planning Project.

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Creators:
Neuhaus, Robert, 1909-
Dates:
1884-1984
bulk 1941-1984 dates
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.neuhrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

7 letters to Neuhaus from and about Still, 2 copies of Neuhaus' replies, 15 photographs of paintings completed by Still between 1930 and 1940, and one letter from Albert Bierstadt, 1884.

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Creators:
Sterling, Craig
Dates:
1990-1996
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box, 16" x 20" x 1")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0805
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Black and white photoprints by photographer Craig Sterling, made in the 1990s as part of an ongoing series depicting familiar buildings, monuments, and other sites in Washington, D.C., including the U.S. Capitol, the Lincoln Memorial, the Jefferson Memorial, and the Arboretum.

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Creators:
Deakin, Edwin, 1838-1923
Deakin, Robert, 1811-1872
Dates:
[ca. 1835-1881]
Size:
2 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.deakedwi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbook of Edwin Deakin consists of 137 pages of clippings, mainly from San Francisco publications, and pertaining primarily to artists and art events in California from 1872-1881. Journal of Robert Deakin, father of the painter Edwin Deakin, consisting of approximately 50 pages, contains a family genealogy, clippings and handwritten transcriptio...

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Creators:
Bennett, Garry Knox, 1934-
Dates:
circa 1950-2012
Size:
12.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.benngarr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information; personal and professional correspondence; files on gallery and museum exhibitions, conferences, panels, and workshops; drafts of writings about Bennett, his works of art, and drafts of catalog essays; photographs of works of art; financial records including sales of Bennett's works and records pertaining to his non-profit ...

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Creators:
Guermonprez, Trude, 1910-1976
Dates:
1950-1976
Size:
3 Boxes
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.1993-121-118
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This archive includes interesting documents related to Trude Guermonprez's life and work as a weaver. The archives are especially related to the designer's work for her major clients, like Holland America Line and Owens Corning Fiberglass; other pieces in this archive are related to Guermonprez's work for custom curtains made for major synagogues and her designs, interior fabrics, screens and rugs realized in conjunction with J.P. Oud, Architects Associated, New York; Eric Mendelsohn, Warren Callister, etc. The correspondence and the photographs in this collection provide insight into the designer's private life. Included in this collection are press articles, brochures, correspondence, postcards, photographs, color slides, notebooks, textiles, and textile wood patterns.

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