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Fairfield University. Media Center
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (43 min.), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.fairuniv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Shaker authority Faith Andrews answers questions from the audience at the Shaker Museum, Old Chatham, N.Y. Moderating the discussion is James C. Thomas, director of the Shaker Village, Pleasant Hill, Ky. Andrews provides reminiscences of the Shakers, and her and her husband's accomplishments preserving Shaker culture.

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Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Crow, Thomas
Sword, George
Blunt-horn, John
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Dates:
1914
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1897G
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Dreer, Ferdinand J. (Ferdinand Julius), 1812-1902
Dates:
[ca. 1770-1910]
Size:
3 Reels (ca. 300 items (on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.dreeferd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily letters from the Dreer collection's autograph sections for painters and engravers (ca. 150 letters of 129 artists), and architects and sculptors (ca. 45 letters of 36 artists). Ca. 50 letters selected from other autograph categories are also included, among them soldiers of the Revolution, American lawyers, inventors, scientists, American...

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Eaton, Charles James Madison, 1808-1893
Powers, Hiram, 1805-1873
Dates:
1845-1867
Size:
21 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.eatochar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Nineteen letters from Hiram Powers in Florence to Eaton, 1845-1867, concerning: the future of the Fine Arts in America; sculpture for the Capitol building; government patronage and politics; his commissions for portrait busts and ideal figures; his biographer, C.E. Lester, whom Powers rejects as "a scroundrel capable of any amount of falsehood"; th...

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Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4014
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Encloses criticisms of James C. Mooney's "Siouan Tribes of the East," Bureau of American Ethnology-Bulletin 22, 1894. Autograph letter signed. 1 page. Autograph document. 4 pages.

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Terrell, James W.
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
May 1, 1864
Size:
51 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1926
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes preliminary correspondence, 9 pages. Census of Cherokee Indians who remained in the state of North Carolina at the time of the ratification of the Treaty of New Echota, May 23, 1836, comprising 1517 names.

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Lester, C. Edwards (Charles Edwards), 1815-1890
Dates:
1846
Size:
vi, 257 p., [8] leaves of plates ; (on partial microfilm reel) (ill., ports., 23 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.lestchar2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Washington Allston.--Henry Inman.--Benjamin West.--Gilbert Charles Stuart.--John Trumbull.--James DeVeaux.--Rembrandt Peale.--Thomas Crawford.

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Creators:
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Dates:
1760-1935
Size:
2 Reels (ca. 150 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.histsopa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, mainly from artists, and documents selected from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's miscellaneous manuscript collection (Society Collection). Letters are to various people; 46 of them are to Townsend Ward and a few are to John A. McAllister, photographer. Many of the letters refer to paintings, portraits, commissions, and awards.

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Creators:
Shaw, Horatio W., 1847-1918
Dates:
1880-1975
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((41 items on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.shawhora
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Thirty letters written by Shaw while studying with Thomas Eakins at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts to his wife Susan; some from Kid Stephens, R. Swain Gifford, C. Few Seiss, Thomas Anshutz, and [James E.?] Kelly; two articles about Shaw by his nephew Wilfred B. Shaw; exhibition catalogs, including one from a retrospective show of Shaw's work...

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Creators:
Bender, William H., 1894-
Dates:
[ca. 1940]- 1972
Size:
6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bendwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, clippings, catalogues, business records, and files on his collection of works of art. These files include clippings, photographs, biographical information about the artists, research summaries on the subjects of the works of art, and correspondence with relatives, agents, or the artists themselves, about the works of ar...

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