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Creators:
Grinstein, Stanley, 1927-2014
Dates:
circa 1960-2015
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grinstan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from artists and printed material regarding the Grinstein's art collection.

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Creators:
Wright, Virginia, 1929-2020
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Dates:
2017 March 22- 23
Size:
88 Pages (Transcript)
4 Items (sound files (3 hrs., 13 min.), digital, wav)
Collection ID:
AAA.wright17
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An oral history interview with Virginia Wright conducted 2017 March 22-23, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, at Wright's home in Seattle, Washington.

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Creators:
Gates, Bill, 1955-
Buffett, Warren
Giving Pledge, LLC
Dates:
2010 - 2015
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1360
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of letters or statements from 62 persons agreeing to Warren Buffett's and Bill Gates's challenge to donate 95% of their wealth to charities.

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Creators:
Betty Stanley, Mrs
Roy, Christopher D.
Stanley, C. Maxwell, 1904-1984 (collector and philanthropist)
Dates:
1985
Size:
120 slides (photographs) (1 volume , color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1987-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs of art objects collected by Maxwell C., 1904-1984, and Betty Stanley. The Stanley's had begun to collect African art objects during a business trip to West Africa in the 1960s, and they gradually acquired nearly 600 pieces. The objects are found today in the University of Iowa Museum. Events documented include official government ceremonies with staged indigenous dances; rituals in villages such as young members of the female sande society returning from the initiation camp; and visits by foreign heads of state such as Queen Elizabeth II and Josip Broz Tito of Yoguslavia. Art works include figures, masks, musical instruments, sculptures and staffs.

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Creators:
Zell, Helen, 1942-
Berman, Avis
Dates:
2016 December 5-6
Size:
110 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.zellh16
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An oral history interview with Helen Zell conducted 2016 December 5-6, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, at Zell's home, in Chicago, Illinois.

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Creators:
Marshall, Laurie
Sloan, Helen Farr, 1911-2005
Dates:
circa 1950
1991
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sloahelen
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This small collection of a video interview conducted by Laurie Marshall with Helen Sloan, widow of artist John Sloan, measures 0.8 linear feet and dates from circa 1950 and 1991. The bulk of the collection consists of video and audio recordings of the interview, a transcript of the interview, and a rough transfer of a black and white 16 mm film about John Sloan from the circa 1950s. The interview was conducted in preparation for a documentary on John Sloan, "John Sloan's New York". The full documentary was never produced.

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Creators:
De Ferrari, Gabriella
New School University
Dates:
1931-2011
bulk 1975-2011
Size:
7.7 Linear feet
0.012 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.defemari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian Gabriella De Ferrari measure 7.7 linear feet and 0.012 GB and date from 1931-2011, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1975-2011. The collection provides an overview of her activities as an arts administrator, writer, and philanthropist through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, extensive writings and notes, subject files, printed and digital material, scrapbooks, and photographs.

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Creators:
Booth, John L. (John Lord)
Dates:
ca. 1940?
Size:
7 Items (photographic prints, b&w, images 8 x 10 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.bootjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs depict interiors of a well-appointed home, decorated with paintings and sculptures. Handwritten notes on backs of photos identify some of the artworks (mostly Renaissance paintings and classical sculpture) and indicate which institutions Booth donated those works to (primarily the Detroit Institute of Arts). Photographer unknown.

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Brenner, Marcella, 1912-2007
Dates:
1962-2000
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brenmarc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Approximately 120 journals, calendars, and datebooks written by Marcella Brenner subsequent to the death of her second husband, Morris Louis. The journals contains accounts from memory of Brenner's life with Louis.

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Creators:
Baker, Adelaide Lovett
Dates:
1918-1926
Size:
2 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bakeadel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A photocopy of Edgar Odell Lovett's address to the Houston Art League, April 12, 1918; and the 1926 Annual Report of the Fourth Annual Series of Thursday Art Reviews, Houston, Texas.

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