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Creators:
Paul, Les
Eastman, William
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
McGovern, Charles
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Dates:
2005
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1121
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Video recordings, transcripts, and footage logs for the Lemelson Center affiliated Les Paul Project. Interviews were conducted with Les Paul in Mahwah, New Jersey; at the Songwriters Hall of Fame Awards ceremony, the National Inventors Hall of Fame and backstage at the Iridium Building in New York City.

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Creators:
Levine, Les, 1935-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 July 21-Aug. 2
Size:
156 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.levine72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Les Levine conducted 1972 July 21-Aug. 2, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Albright, Ivan, 1897-1983
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 February 5
Size:
86 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.albrig72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ivan Le Lorraine Albright conducted 1972 February 5, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Albright speaks of his family background and early association with art and artists; his interest in architecture; his education including the Chicago Art Institute and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; and his medical d...

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Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
1996 November 11-16
Size:
7.5 Cubic feet (15 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0610
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This week-long event explored the intersection of technology and music in the 20th century; it included oral and video histories, exhibitions, concerts, and a symposium discussing the cultural significance of the electric guitar as instrument, technology, and symbol.

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Creators:
Kerr, Leslie William, 1934-1992
Dates:
1955-1996
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kerrles
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, photographs of Kerr, (1957-1969); correspondence (1961); list of artwork (1959-1992); exhibition announcements (1958-1984); clippings (1955-1984); slides of artwork; photocopies from exhibition catalogs (1960-1984); and a video, "The Beach : San Francisco's North Beach, 1950s" directed and produced by Kerr's wife, Mary, c1995...

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Creators:
Johnson, Lester, 1919-2010
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1976 Nov. 1-18
Size:
3 Sound tape reels (Sound recording, 5 in.)
147 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.johnso76
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Les Johnson conducted 1976 Nov. 1-18, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Vever, Henri, 1854-1942
Dates:
1867-1932
Size:
2.5 Linear feet (circa 35 items)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1988.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The papers of Parisian jeweler and art collector Henri Vever (1854-1942) include six diaries; a ledger of his art acquisitions; original oil paintings by Vever; and photographs. The materials document Vever's circle of friends, patrons, and other art collectors in turn-of-the-century Paris.

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Creators:
Stein, Helen, 1888?-1965
Dates:
[undated] and 1934-1949
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.steihele
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily letters to Helen Stein from Marsden Hartley, with typed transcriptions and 25 typed pages of anecdotes about Hartley, probably written by Stein. The letters provide intimate information about Hartley's activities, interests, and state of mind for the last 9 years of his life, revealing his thoughts about artists, dealers, artistic styles,...

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Creators:
Scheyer, Galka E.
Dates:
1917-1945
Size:
5 Reels (ca. 1200 items (on 5 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schegalk
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relate mainly to the Blue Four and contain primarily correspondence; also business materials, photographs, essays, and printed materials.

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
ca. 1916
Size:
16 Pages
5 Items (photoreproductions )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4275
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Discusses Karankawa, Attacapa and Akokisa vocabularies extracted by Swanton from a copy of a memoir by Jean Berenger (Beranger) seen by him in September, 1916, in the Ayer Collection, Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois.

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