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Creators:
Palmer, William, 1906-1987
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1980 Aug. 5-1981 Aug. 22
Size:
95 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.palmer80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William C. Palmer conducted 1980 Aug. 5-1981 Aug. 22, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Palmer speaks of his training at the Art Students League during the 1920s; his study of fresco painting in France; his exhibitions at Midtown Galleries since 1932; his WPA murals in New York City and Washington, D.C.; and his ...

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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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Creators:
Palmer, William, 1906-1987
Federal Art Project (Iowa)
Public Works of Art Project
Treasury Relief Art Project
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Dates:
1933-1978
Size:
1 Linear foot ((partially filmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.palmwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, clippings, photographs, and financial records.

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Creators:
Marianetti, Louise E., 1916-2009
Dates:
1913-1960
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mariloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Louise E. Marianetti measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1913 to 1960. Included are five illustrated letters from Marianetti to her brother Caesar, 1942; notes from her art studies, particularly about materials and the methods of William C. Palmer; published instructional manuals for drawing, painting in watercolor, preparing canvas...

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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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Creators:
Park, Marlene, 1931-
Dates:
1931-1999
Size:
5.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.parkmarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research files on New Deal art are dated 1931-1999 and measure 5.8 linear feet. The research files document New Deal art projects and artists through some original correspondence with artists, printed material, interview transcripts, and several sound recordings of interviews with artists of the period. Subject files relate to WPA era art and art projects; many contain numerous photocopies of records from the Personnel Records Center and the U. S. Treasury Relief Arts Projects now in the custody of the National Archives and Records Administration.

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Creators:
Beyers, Bernice West, 1906-1987
Dates:
1912-1987
Size:
1.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.beyebern
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor Bernice West Beyers measure 1.7 linear feet and date from 1912-1987. Found within the papers are biographical material; letters that discuss sculpture commissions and exhibitions; scattered business and financial records; notes and writings; a sketchbook; printed material, including 3 scrapbooks of clippings; and photographs of Beyers and photograph albums of her art work.

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Creators:
Brooklyn Museum
Dates:
1965-1968
Size:
7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.broomuse
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interviews of 72 artists, and transcripts for all but five, conducted by Arlene Jacobowitz, the Associate Curator for the Department of Painting and Sculpture at the Brooklyn Museum, between 1965 and 1968. The artists discuss their work in the museum collection. Also included are 38 edited excerpts of the interviews, approximately 2-3 min. in length, used as "audio-labels" in the 1968 "Listening to Pictures" installation at the museum.

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Creators:
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company
Dates:
1906-1947
Size:
9 Cubic feet (18 document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The years before World War I were spent in patent litigation for aviation pioneers Glenn Curtiss and Orville and Wilbur Wright.

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Creators:
Hitchcock, Henry-Russell, 1903-1987
Dates:
1919-1987
Size:
24.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hitchenp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of architectural historian, author, critic, teacher, and museum director, Henry-Russell Hitchcock, date from 1919-1987 and measure 24.8 linear feet. Almost all of the collection is comprised of Hitchcock's correspondence files relating to academic research, teaching, curatorial interests, and professional associations. Letters are from prominent architectural historians, architects, artists, preservationists, museum directors and curators, and family and friends. Also found are two feet of writings by Hitchcock and others, scattered biographical information, printed material, and photographs of Hitchcock and architecture.

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