Query: Tapestry
Gloria Ross papers
Creators:
Ross, Gloria F.
Dates:
circa 1924-1998
Size:
14.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rossglor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York tapestry éditeur Gloria Ross measure 14.5 linear feet and date from circa 1924-1998. The bulk of the papers consist of project files that document her collaborations with artists to make tapestries of their paintings and collages. Also found are scattered biographical material, professional correspondence, exhibition files, professional activity files, personal business records, printed material, photographs, and artwork.

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Sylvia Carewe papers
Creators:
Carewe, Sylvia, 1906-1981
American Society of Tapestry Designers
Dates:
ca. 1930-1972
Size:
75 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.caresylp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correpsondence, writings, photographs, artwork and printed material relating to painter and tapissere Sylvia Carewe.

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MS 7437 Letter to A. E. Henning
Creators:
Setzler, Frank M. (Frank Maryl), 1902-1975
Dates:
April 8, 1949
Size:
18 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7437
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The letter reports a lack of research at the Smithsonian into tapestries, silks, and velours and makes recommendations for pursuing the subjects. Enclosures are statements and bibliographies that were being distributed by the Department of Anthropology--The Arts of the Thread (statement regarding the collection of textile arts in the …

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Martha Mood papers
Creators:
Mood, Martha, 1908-1972
Dates:
1965-1985
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.moodmart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters; photographs; printed material; and miscellany.

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Oral history interview with Arthur and Jean Goodwin Ames
Creators:
Ames, Arthur Forbes, 1906-1975
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
Ames, Jean Goodwin, 1903-1986
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
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Dates:
1965 June 9
Size:
30 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.ames65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Arthur and Jean Goodwin Ames conducted 1965 June 9, by Betty Hoag McGlynn, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project. They speak of their participation in WPA projects at Newport Harbor Union High School, the San Diego County Courthouse, the Jon Lindbergh Junior High …

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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Textiles
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1784-1970
Size:
12.77 Cubic feet (consisting of 26.5 boxes, 1 folder, 7 oversize folders, 2 map case folders, 1 flat box (partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Textiles
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Oral history interview with Sheila Hicks
Creators:
Hicks, Sheila, 1934-
Lévi-Strauss, Monique
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2004 February 3-March 11
Size:
75 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hicks04feb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Sheila Hicks conducted 2004 February 3-March 11, by Monique Levi-Strauss, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Paris, France.

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Oral history interview with Cynthia Schira
Creators:
Schira, Cynthia, 1934-
Mensing, Margo, 1941-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2001 July 25-26
Size:
52 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.schira01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Cynthia Schira conducted 2001 July 25-26, by Margo Mensing, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Schira's home and studio, in Westport, N.Y.

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Sirkka Ahlskog papers
Creators:
Ahlskog, Sirkka, 1917-
Dates:
1956-1962
Size:
73 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.ahlssirk
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, catalogs, and clippings regarding Ahlskog's tapestries and weavings.

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Jan Yoors papers
Creators:
Yoors, Jan
Dates:
1956-1978
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.yoorjan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Copies of letters; photographs of Yoors; catalogs, announcements, and other printed material; film production manual and book, "Only One New York" (Simon & Schuster, 1965) containing photographs by Yoors; manuscripts of Yoors's books, "Gypsies of Spain," "The Gypsies," and "Crossing"; color slides of Yoors's work; contact sheets; drawings on index cards; and …

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