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Creators:
Friedmann, Herbert, 1900-1987. interviewee
Dates:
1975
Size:
3 audiotapes (reference copies). 5 digital .mp3 files (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9506
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Buck, Claude, 1890-1974
Jane Freeman Gallery (La Mesa, Calif.)
Dates:
1912-1982
Size:
3.3 Linear feet ((on 7 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.buckclau
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, photographs, original art works, printed materials, scrapbooks, biographical information, and writings.

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Dates:
late 19th century
Size:
1 Item (59 cm. x 25.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7322
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A print of this type is used in Chinese homes as a talisman. It shows Pangu, the mythological creator of the universe. In this image, he holds in his hands the sun (with yang symbol in ideograph) and the moon (with yin symbol in ideograph), for he created the universe by transforming yin and yang. An ax on a tree stump is an instrument believed to ...

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Creators:
Goldwater, Robert John, 1907-1973
Dates:
1902-1974
Size:
5.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.goldrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, educator, editor, and museum director Robert John Goldwater measure 5.4 linear feet and date from 1902-1974. Found are correspondence, subject files, teaching records, writings, and printed material. Also included are the papers, primarily correspondence, of Goldwater's father, S. S. Goldwater, M. D., a nationally recognized expert in the fields of public health, hospital administration, and hospital design and construction.

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Creators:
Bergman, Edwin
Erens, Patricia, 1938-
Dates:
1984 Aug. 21-Dec. 21
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
76 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bergedwi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Edwin Bergman conducted by Patricia Erens.

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Creators:
Meyerowitz, William, 1887-1981
Bernstein, Theresa
Bernstein, Theresa
Dates:
1978
Size:
1 Sound cassette
Collection ID:
AAA.meyewili
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William Meyerowitz and Theresa Bernstein conducted by David Masters for the Sawyer Free Library, Gloucester, Massachusetts. Meyerowitz speaks of his background in Russia; his early interest in art; his Jewish identity and its effect on his work; immigrating to the United States and meeting Bernstein;

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Creators:
Lauck, Anthony J. (Anthony Joseph), 1908-
Dates:
1947-1970
Size:
350 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.laucanth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and clippings relating to Lauck's own sculpture, his interest in liturgical art, and his work as head of the Department of Art and the Art Gallery at Notre Dame University; correspondence from Ivan Mestrovic, Fred Nagler, Ralph Fabri, Charles Burchfield and Ulfert Wilke.

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Creators:
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849
Dates:
1818-1851
Size:
55 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hickedsp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

37 letters, including 14 from Edward Hicks, and 18 letters between Isaac Hicks and John Comley, mainly regarding religious matters; a 285 pp. autobiography covering Hick's early life and apprenticeships, and 3 pages of an undated memoir and miscellaneous biographical material.

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Creators:
Desow-Fishbein, Lillian, 1921-2004
Levin, Blossom
Dates:
1984 Aug. 8
Size:
2 Sound cassettes
76 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.desolill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Lillian Desow-Fishbein conducted by Blossom Levin. Desow-Fishbein speaks of her childhood in Detroit; her early studies in fashion design; attending Cranbrook Academy of Art; Judaic themes in her early work; moving to Chicago; how Chicago has influenced her and her work;

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Creators:
Katz, A. Raymond (Alexander Raymond), 1895-1974
Dates:
1927-1974
Size:
1.4 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.katza
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, notes, writings, 3 scrapbooks, printed material, and 60 photographs document Katz' career as a painter, muralist, and stained glass artist of primarily Jewish and religious subjects.

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