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Creators:
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:
Cullinan, Nina J., 1896 or 9-1983
Dates:
1937-1978
Size:
2 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cullnina
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two scrapbooks compiled by Cullinan, containing letters, clippings, and photographs concerning Cullinan Hall, the first Mies van der Rohe addition to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas.

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Creators:
Dwan, Virginia
Stuckey, Charles F.
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project
Dates:
2010 July 14-2011 March 21
Size:
66 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.dwan10
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Virginia Dwan conducted 2010 July 14-2011 March 21, by Charles F. Stuckey, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Dwan's home, in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Stanley, Betty, 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:
Laitman, Nanette L., 1924-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2009 May 29
Size:
2 Items (sound files (1hr., 50 min.), digital, wav)
50 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.laitma09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Nanette Laitman conducted 2009 May 29, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Mrs. Laitman's home, in New York, N.Y.

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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:
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:
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:
Grinstein, Stanley, 1927-2014
Grinstein, Elyse, 1929-2016
Dates:
1937-2010
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grinstan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Stanley and Elyse Grinstein date from 1937-2010 and measure 1.3 linear feet. The collection documents the role the Grinsteins played in nurturing and promoting the mid-century Los Angeles art scene through personal friendships with area artists, the print studio Gemini G.E.L., and their art collecting activities. Records include biographical material, artist files including substantive letters and postcards from notable artists, musicians, writers and architects, a small amount of documentation relating to Gemini G.E.L. and Elyse Grinstein's architectural work, printed material, and a few photographs.

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