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Library Company of Philadelphia. Print Dept
Dates:
[ca. 1850]-1890
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.librcomp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of 19th century artists, including Thomas Sully, Rembrandt Peale, Frederick de Bourg Richards, Edward Moran, John Moran, William Trost Richards, Edmund Darch Lewis, George Bacon Wood, Isaac Williams, James Reid Lambdin, Samuel Bell Waugh, Peter Frederick Rothermel, the Sartain family, the Sartain home, John Sartain, Samuel Sartain, Will...

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Browne, John C., 1838-1919
Dates:
1884
Size:
17 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.browjohc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Browne describes a January, 1860 meeting convened to discuss the formation of the Society. He lists officers Constant Guillou, Fairman Rogers, S. Fisher Corlies, Coleman Sellers, and Frederick Graff; early photographic developments such as the globe lens, dry plates, and magnesium light; excursions made, an 1867 exhibit of prints by Salomon and Reu...

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Creators:
Philadelphia (Pa.).. Archives
Dates:
1875-1930
Size:
0.1 Linear feet ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.philarch
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Subjects include Persian miniatures and receipts for paintings exhibited at the Philadelphia Sesqui-Centennial, the facade of the now demolished Art Club of Philadelphia, the construction of the Memorial Hall art gallery for the Centennial Exhibition and the finished galleries containing sculptures, the Smith Memorial, and sculptures in Fairmount P...

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Blackburn, Morris, 1902-1979
Dates:
1926-1986
Size:
4.5 Linear feet ((on 8 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.blacmorr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Journals, letters, writings, business records, a scrapbook, printed material, and photographs. Thirty-seven journals, 1927, 1942-1979, containing daily entries on teaching, exhibitions, work in progress, artists and the Philadelphia art scene; letters concerning exhibitions and sales, including 30 from Franklin Watkins, and 15 from Louis Rist; writ...

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Creators:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Dates:
1805-1976
Size:
71 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.pennacad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected materials from the following record groups: School; Exhibitions; Special Events; Permanent Collecton; Pennsylvania Academicians and Associates; Administration; Secretary and Managing Director; Board of Directors; Stockholders Association; Building; Public Relations; Photographs; and Oversize.

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Stoddard, Alice Kent Pearson, 1885-1976
Dates:
[ca. 1906]-1971
Size:
0.1 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stodalic
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of 89 portraits and 2 landscapes by Stoddard, and of Stoddard at work on one of her last portraits. Also included is a group shot of unidentified young women, possibly students at Moore College of Art.

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Smith, Xanthus, 1839-1929
Dates:
1883-1892
Size:
2 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitxant
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Handwritten diary, January 1-December 31, 1883, and July 1, 1891-May 14, 1892. The entries detail the daily events of Smith, who painted in his studio almost every day, usually finishing a painting in one to three days. The entries also record his domestic life, living with his wife, children, and father, painter Russell Smith, outside of Philadelp...

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Samuel Yellin Metalworkers
Dates:
1909-1944
Size:
13 Linear feet ((on 12 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.samuyell
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Alphabetical and location indexes of commissions; photographs of commissions, Samuel Yellin and the shop; correspondence and commendations from architects, 1909-1923; photograph albums; and ca. 4,000 drawings and sketches of designs.

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Creators:
Clemmons, Walter, 1956-
Dates:
circa 1980
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.clemwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of a photograph album compiled by Walter Clemmons, an African American self-taught sculptor. The photograph album consists primarily of photographs of Clemmons' sculpture, as well as a clipping and an exhibition announcement.

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Creators:
Beaux, Cecilia, 1855-1942
Dates:
[circa 1890-1912]
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.beauceci3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of Beaux and her family, among them William F. Biddle, Rev. Aratus Kent, Ernesta Drinker, Emily Leavitt Biddle, Mr. and Mrs. Henry S. Drinker, Eliza Leavitt; and a glass negative of Beaux's residence, Green Alley; and news clippings about Beaux, including an interview, excerpts from Beaux's lectures; and untitled and undated gallery she...

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