Oral history interview with Beatrice Wood
Karlstrom, Paul J.
An interview of Beatrice Wood conducted 1976 August 26, by Paul Karlstrom for the Archives of American Art. Wood speaks of her early friendship with Marcel Duchamp, H. P. Roche, the Arensbergs, and others in New York; of her publication of the "Blind Man" in 1917; her subsequent move to Hollywood; and her …
Vickery, Atkins & Torrey records
Photographs, sketches, drawings, and business records.
C. Malcolm Watkins Papers
The papers of C. Malcolm Watkins provide comprehensive documentation of his professional career from 1934 to 1980. The collection documents his interest in early American culture; his research on ceramics, historic archeology, and early California history; his curatorial and administrative activities in the Department of Anthropology, USNM, and the Departments of Civil …
MS 7544 Ceramic manual, Drucker collection Manual of ceramic classes derived from pottery collected during the 1947 Chiapas Coast Survey directed by Dr. Philip Drucker under the auspices of the Bureau of American Ethnology, of the Smithsonian Institution
Drucker, Philip, 1911-1982
Illustrated with photographs.
Eugene H. Boudreau photographs of Tarahumara peoples
77 Prints (silver gelatin (including some copies of color prints))
600 Color negatives (circa, acetate (including 35 mm))
64 Negatives (acetate, 35 mm)
250 Color slides (circa)
7 Copy negatives (7 copy negatives (including one color negative))
Photographs made by Eugene H. Boudreau depicting Tarahumara people, ceremonies (including Easter observances), villages, and craftspeople. The collection documents activities including weaving and textiles, brickmaking, pottery making, basketmaking, hatmaking, and food preparation. There are also images of a mercury mine, an archeological excavation, scenery of the Tarahumara Mountains and images …
Oral history interview with Paul Soldner
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
An interview of Paul Soldner conducted 2003 April 27-28, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Claremont, California.
Kitty C. L. Fischer papers relating to Frans Wildenhain
Letters, 1940-1981, are primarily from ceramist Frans Wildenhain to Kitty and Hermann Fischer. Thirteen of the letters are illustrated. Also included are a watercolor sketch, undated; 3 clippings and an announcement for Wildenhain's pottery in Putten, Holland; and photographs, 1944-1975, of Wildenhain with his third wife Lili and Fischer's friend Helen Weynerowsky, and …
Otto and Vivika Heino papers
Heino, Vivika, 1910-1995
The papers of ceramicists and educators Otto and Vivika Heino measure 2.3 linear feet and date from 1895 to 2002, with the bulk of the records dating from the 1940s to 2000. The material documents the lives and careers of Otto and Vivika Heino through a mix of personal and professional papers, printed material, a video recording of a documentary, and photographs.
Oral history interview with Billy Al Bengston
Larsen, Susan C.
An interview of Billy Al Bengston conducted 1980 September 9, by Susan Larsen, for the Archives of American Art.
Oral history interview with Tyrus Wong
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
An interview of Tyrus Wong conducted 1965 January 30, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art.