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Creators:
Brown, Samuel Joseph, 1907-1994
Dates:
1985
Size:
1 Videocassette (videocassette (120 min), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.browsamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with painter Samuel Brown conducted by Shawn Aubitz of the National Archives, for an exhibition on the Work Projects Administration in Philadelphia. Brown discusses his work on the WPA; materials and techniques; some of his paintings, including "The Scrubwoman," and "The Lynching"; sharing a studio with Dox Thrash; and a visit from Ele...

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Creators:
Abel, Donald G.
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 10
Size:
12 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.abel65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Don G. Abel conducted 1965 June 10, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art. Abel describes his position as state administrator for the WPA in Washington state, the levels of organization within the WPA, and his relationship with Robert Hinckley, Harry Hopkins, and Robert Bruce Inverarity. He also speaks of Eleanor Roose...

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Creators:
Collier, Nina Perera
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 October 23
Size:
34 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.collie64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Nina Perera Collier conducted 1964 October 23, by Sylvia Loomis for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Hess, Leta English, 1921-
Hess, Charles, 1921-
Dates:
1895-1987
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hessleta
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, photographs, writings, a scrapbook, and printed material document the Hess family and the painting and teaching careers of Leta English Hess and her husband Charles Hess.

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Creators:
Maril, Herman
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
Dates:
1965 September 5
Size:
39 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.maril65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Herman Maril conducted 1965 September 5, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Tucker, Cecil
Dates:
[ca. 1930s-1940s]
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet ((5 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0033
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 125 black and white photographs that Cecil Tucker collected during his tenure at the Curtiss-Wright Corporation. The photographs include the following Curtiss-Wright aircraft: the Curtiss-Wright Robin, including "Wrong-Way" Corrigan's aircraft; the Curtiss-Wright Kingbird, built for the Marine Corps; the Curtiss-Wright Condor, including images of the Condor T-32 built for the Byrd Antarctic Expedition, the two Condors modified for the Navy for use by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, as well as the Condors sold to Eastern Airlines, Switzerland, and Argentina; and the Curtiss-Wright AT-9, CW-19R, and CW-22B. Famous individuals pictured include: Amelia Earhart, Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Lowell Thomas, the famous radio broadcaster. Also of interest are severala few images of aircraft with Latin and South American insignia.

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Creators:
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946
Dates:
1929-1946
Size:
3.2 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.rowaedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, photographs, business records and a diary.

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Creators:
De Mare, Marie
Dates:
1811-1966
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.demamari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, drawings and printed material by or about G.P.A. Healy, compiled by his grandaughter, Marie De Mare, in the process of the writing of her book G.P.A. HEALY, AMERICAN ARTIST (1954).

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Creators:
Pye, John
Dates:
1911-1979
Size:
1.54 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The John Pye papers, dating from 1911 to 1979 and measuring .73 linear feet, document the career of White House chauffeur and butler John Pye. The collection is composed of correspondence, clippings, invitations, photographs, and a book.

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Creators:
Joseph, Katherine
Hertzberg, Suzanne
Dates:
1962 - 1962
1938-1944
bulk 1941-1941
Size:
1 Sound disc (33 1/3 RPM)
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0944
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers document Katherine Joseph's career as staff photographer for the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. The papers contain negatives and prints taken in Mexico, and some photographs of a White House event in 1938, featuring Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt; and images of American workers on the home front during World War II.

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