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Creators:
Jones, Jean Ellen, 1942-
Dates:
1997-2001
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jonejean2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research compiled by Jones for her project exploring the role of assistants to self-taught artists. Included are a summary of the project; transcripts of interviews with participants in the project including Rick Berman, Lee Garrett, Richard Gasperi, John Geldersma, Marchall Hahn, Jean Ellen Jones, Jo Kallenborn, Haywood Nichols, Tom Patterson, Lui...

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Creators:
Kirwin, Liza
Dates:
1985-1989
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kirwliza
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, slides, and video of self-taught artist taken by Liza Kirwin, Southeast Regional Collector, Archives of American Art, when traveling for the Archives.

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Creators:
Hampton, James, 1909-1964
Dates:
circa 1950-1964
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (71 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.hampjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection contains writings by African American self-taught artist James Hapton in an unknown script. These writings are sometimes accompanied by notes in English, quotations from the Bible, or the word "Revelation." The writings are on loose leaf paper, in a 108-page notebook entitled "St. James: The Book of the 7 Dispensation," an...

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Creators:
Nasisse, Andy S., 1946-
Dates:
circa 1979-circa 1986
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.nasiandy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Andy Nasisse files relating to self-taught artists measure 0.8 linear feet and date from 1979 to 1986, with additional undated materials. Included are artist files on twenty-five self-taught artists. Files consist primarily of black and white photographs of artists, their artworks, and photographs of unidentified artworks. Also included is a letter discussing artist Howard Finster's first dealer, Jeffrey Camp, and in which Nasisse offers his advice to Finster to limit production of his work. An audio recording of an interview with Miles Carpenter conducted by Nasisse, and a documentary about J. B. Murray, A Video Documentary of an Artist and His Work, are also present in these files. The documentary features many of Murray's paintings and drawings, as well as his comments on his art and visions. The artists included in the files are Eldren M. (E. M.) Bailey, Miles Carpenter, Tessie Carroll, Emanuel "Litto" Damonte, Samuel Perry (S.P.) Dinsmoor, Sam Doyle, John Ehn, Howard Finster, Laura Pope Forrester, Dilmus Hall, Irene Hall, Bessie Harvey, St. EOM (Eddie Owens Martin), Jeff McKissack, John Milkovitch, J. B. Murray, Grandma Tressa Prisbrey, Dow Pugh, W.T. Ratcliffe (or Ratliff), William Carlton Rice (Mr. Rice), Royal Robertson, James "Son Ford" Thomas, Mose Tolliver, Frank van Zant (Chief Rolling Mountain Thunder), and Brother Joseph Zoetl.

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Creators:
Gotcliffe, Sid, 1899-1969
Dates:
1935-1969
Size:
86 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.gotcsid
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters; photographs of Gotcliffe and his work; exhibition catalogs and announcements. In addition, there is a scrapbook page of photographs and clippings concerning the Artists' Union of New York.

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Gruppe, Charles Paul, 1860-1940
Dates:
1903-1940
Size:
45 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.grupchap
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Several letters and postcards, 1903-1939, and undated, sent primarily to Gruppe's daughter Virginia, and to his aunt Clara Gruppe, which discuss personal matters, as well as mentioning specific paintings and prices; an account book, and miscellaneous business records, ca. 1931-1940; several exhibition announcements; and two clippings.

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Creators:
Lang, Kate, 1910-1996
Dates:
1921-1996
Size:
1.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.langkate
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of self-taught artist Kate Lang consist of a biographical sketch; letters, cards, and instructions from a patron for paintings; notes and other writings; lists of sales and other financial records; newspaper articles about Lang; exhibition announcements; printed source material for paintings; and photographs and snapshots of Lang as a young girl as well as color photographs and snapshots of her artwork. The collection measures 1.1 linear feet and dates from 1921 to 1996.

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Creators:
Hartl, Léon, 1889-
Dates:
1925-1966
Size:
90 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.hartleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data, correspondence, exhibition catalogs, clippings and magazine articles.

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Creators:
Ollman, John E., 1942-
Hartigan, Lynda Roscoe
Dates:
1989 Aug. 10
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
79 Pages (Transcript: (on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.ollmjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Ollman conducted by Lynda Hartigan for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Ollman discusses his studies at Indiana University and his connections with the Folklore Department, before moving to Philadelphia. He speaks of his tenure as director of the Janet Fleisher Gallery, including the gallery's early history as...

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Creators:
Furey, Joseph E., 1906-
Millstein, Barbara Head
Dates:
1989 April
Size:
43 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.furejose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Joseph Furey conducted by Barbara Head Millstein. Furey speaks of his family background and education; his work as a laborer on the Golden Gate Bridge and the George Washington Bridge; his wife Lillian Flemming and their children; the evolution of his decorated apartment at 447 16th Street in Brooklyn; his materials and methods; his ha...

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