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Frankenstein, George L., 1825-1911
Dates:
1866-1949
Size:
6 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.frangeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A handwritten copy of a letter to his brother, Gustavus, November 18, 1893, concerning Gustavus's expected death; a poem, "The Battle of Gettysburg," by Frankenstein, July 1866; an auction catalogue, December 1, 1888 (Bangs & Co., New York) of Frankenstein's oil sketches and paintings of Civl War battlefields; and three letters regarding the dispos...

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Creators:
Wessel, Bessie Hoover, 1889-1973
Wessel, Herman Henry, 1878-1969
Dates:
1914-1972
Size:
140 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wessbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Mostly photographs of portraits by Bessie Wessel. Also included is a scrapbook of clippings about the Wessels, articles on Frank Duveneck and the Cincinnati Art Club (of which Herman Wessel was president), a biography of Bessie Wessel, three sketches by Herman Wessel, two typed class lectures by Robert Henri, and miscellany.

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Schevill, William Valentine, 1864-1951
Dates:
[ca. 1880-1935]
Size:
5.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; art work, consisting of sketches (including a pencil sketch of Ferdinand Schevill), sketchbooks, drawings, and oil sketches on board; lists of works kept by his wife, Elizabeth Meier Schevill; exhibition announcements; clippings; photographs of Schevill, his family, his work, and his studio/living quarters in Munich, Germany; refere...

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Hopkins, James Roy, 1877-1969
Hopkins, Edna Boies, 1872-1937
Dates:
1878-1977
Size:
140 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hopkjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Several letters; a brief biographical sketch; a passport, registration cards, awards, citations and other personal documents; a drawing; photographs of James Hopkins and of his work; exhibition catalogs; clippings; magazine articles; and miscellany. Edna Hopkins material includes exhibition catalogs, 1914-1915 and an article, 1930, about her work. ...

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Creators:
Kempton, Greta, 1903-1991
Dates:
1942-1975
Size:
1.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kempgret
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of portrait painter Greta Kempton measure 1.1 linear feet and date from 1942 to 1975. The papers document Kempton's career as an artist and include biographical material, correspondence, an exhibition file, printed material, photographs, and scattered writings.

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Spencer, Lilly Martin, 1822-1902
Dates:
1828-1966
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.spenlill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of portrait and genre painter Lilly Martin Spencer, measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1828-1966. The collection includes biographical material, scattered lists, notes, receipts, and legal documents relating to Spencer's life and work, Spencer's business and family correspondence, printed material, a lithograph, photographs of Spencer and others, and photographs of Spencer's artwork.

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Cranch, John, 1807-1891
Dates:
1831-1892
Size:
8 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.cranjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A journal; watercolor and pencil sketches; and a photograph.

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Orton, Edward, 1863-1932
Dates:
1921-1934
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.ortoedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Mainly correspondence regarding the acquisition of portraits and paintings for the Orton Memorial Library of Geology, Ohio State University,Columbus; biographical sketches; sketches; financial material; and clippings.

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Creators:
Beck, Walter, 1864-1954
Dates:
1913-1918
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.beckotto
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from John S. Mosby about Beck's painting of Mosby with his Civil War Cavalry unit, and a rough sketch of the painting; Beck's 1913 daily calendar; a collection of signatures; notes; Beck's World War I veterans pin; and a scrapbook of portraits of Civil War soldiers by Beck, comprising photographs and details on each work.

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Creators:
Spencer, Lilly Martin, 1822-1902
Dates:
1825-1971
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.spenlilm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Family papers include letters to Giles Martin from William Hebert and others concerning the Martin's plans to emigrate from England to America, and ca. 50 letters, 1828-1860, to Giles and Angelique Martin in Marietta and at Trumbull Phalanx by reformers active in Ohio and Massachusetts temperance, antislavery, labor and/or Association movements, am...

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