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Creators:
Godwin, Blake-More, 1894-
Dates:
1946 and 1969
Size:
2 Items ((42 p.) (on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.godwblak
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Transcripts of two lectures by Godwin, "The Toledo Museum of Art," (24 p.), delivered at the National Gallery, Washington, D.C., January 20, 1946, and "Reminiscences of the Toledo Museum of Art," (18 p.) January 27, 1969.

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Creators:
Wittmann, Otto, 1911-2001
Dates:
1932-1996
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wittotto
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of museum director, art consultant and curator Otto Wittmann (1911-2001)date from 1932 to 1996 and measure 10.1 linear feet. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence and other files concerning Wittmann's career as Director of the Toledo Museum of Art and as trustee and acting chief curator of the Getty Museum in Los Angeles. Eleven scrapbooks contain materials primarily relating to the activities of the Toledo Museum of Art, but also contain documentation of Wittmann's World War II service in the Art Looting Investigation Unit (ALIU) of the U.S. Office of Strategic Services, the precursor to the present day CIA. Also found within the papers are files relating to his work with the National Endownment of the Arts, Arts and Artifacts Indemnification Committee, scattered biographical information, and personal correspondence.

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Creators:
Stevens, George Washington, 1866-1929
Dates:
1910-1911
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.stevgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL D34: Material collected by Stevens, in answer to his requests for information for his projected book, "Autobiography of Modern Artists." Included are letters, notes, photographs, articles, exhibition annoucements, clippings and biographical data. Included among the photos are Alson Clark, Leon Dabo, John Flanagan by Ording, Lillian Genth by Ha...

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Creators:
Athena Art Society (Toledo, Oh.)
Dates:
1903-1972
Size:
12 Volumes ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.atheart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

10 record books, containing minutes of meetings, lists of members and treasurers reports, clippings, announcements, programs, letters, obituaries; and 2 scrapbooks, 1927-1972, containing clippings, photographs of members, exhibition catalogs, programs, and other printed material.

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Creators:
Wittmann, Otto, 1911-2001
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1976 August 19-20
Size:
124 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wittma76
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Otto Wittmann conducted 1976 August 19-20, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Wittmann speaks of his family history and life in Kansas City; art courses at Harvard; his position at Nelson Gallery of Art; Sach's museum course at Harvard; teaching art history at Emerson College, Boston College, and Skidmore College; o...

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Creators:
McGlauchlin, Tom, 1934-2011
Byrd, Joan Falconer
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2006 October 13
Size:
39 Pages (Transcript)
2 Items (Sound recording: 2 sound files (1 hr., 58 min.), digital; wav)
Collection ID:
AAA.mcglau06
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Tom McGlauchlin conducted 2006 October 13, by Joan Falconer Byrd, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the Archives of American Art, Washington, D.C.

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Creators:
Labino, Dominick
Dates:
1929-1975
Size:
3 Reels (1,854 items (on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.labidomi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical materials, including list of patents; files of museum exhibitions; files of college and university exhibitions; writings by and about Labino; correspondence; clippings; and photographs. The files are arranged alphabetically within five separate categories: museums, colleges and universities, commercial institutions, non-commercial inst...

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Creators:
Bruner, Louise Katherine, 1910-
Dates:
1945-1976
Size:
1 Linear foot ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.brunloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Donated in 1980 by Louise Bruner, art critic for the Toledo Blade. Correspondence, subject files, printed materials, exhibition catalogs and announcements, and photographs.

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Creators:
Dreisbach, Fritz
Frantz, Susanne
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2004 April 21-22
Size:
121 Pages (Trancript)
21 Items (Sound recording: 21 sound files (8 hr., 41 min.), digital, wav)
Collection ID:
AAA.dreisb04
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Fritz Dreisbach conducted 2004 April 21-22, by Susanne Frantz, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Tucson, Arizona.

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Creators:
Gimpel, René
Dates:
circa 1890-1966
bulk 1902-1930s
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gimprene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Parisian art dealer, René Gimpel (1881-1945), dating from circa 1890-1966 (bulk 1902-1930s), and measuring 0.4 linear feet, provide a small but significant window into the crucial relationship between American collectors and the art dealers who supplied them, as they amassed some of the most influential art collections of the first half of the twentieth century. Gimpel's work as an art dealer is documented through correspondence with his parents, clients, business associates, and collectors, including Helen Frick and Duveen Brothers, Blake-More Godwin and the Toledo Museum of Art, Florence Libbey, Samuel H. Kress, Silva White, and others, and through printed material, writings by Gimpel, and photographs of René and Ernest Gimpel and others.

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