Query: University of Chicago
The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago records
Creators:
University of Chicago. Renaissance Society
Dates:
1917-1981
Size:
9.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.univchic
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, exhibition files, printed material, photographs, and business records.

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Oral history interview with Edward Warder Rannells
Creators:
Rannells, Edward Warder, 1892-1972
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 2
Size:
19 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rannel65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Edward Warder Rannells conducted 1965 June 2, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.

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George Elliott Downing papers
Creators:
Downing, George E. (George Elliot), 1904-1977
Dates:
19--
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.downgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Notes; catalogues; and etchings.

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Herbert Becker photographs of Meskwaki people
Creators:
Becker, Herbert
Dates:
circa 1955
Size:
300 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.38
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of photographs of Mesquaki (Fox) people, probably made during or as part of Sol Taxʹs action anthropology work with the Fox Tribe. It includes images of people, dances, archery, handicraft, vending, medical examinations, and food preparation at a single event, probably a powwow.

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Robert J. Havighurst papers
Creators:
Havighurst, Robert J. (Robert James), 1900-1991
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs
University of Chicago. Committee on Human Development
Dates:
1939-1954
Size:
6.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0314
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Havighurst has described the material sent to the archives as being that left by the committee. It will be noted, however, that the test materials included are those in which Havighurst had a special interest and the correspondence is his. Several researchers have noted that the original protocols for the …

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Oral history interview with Vera Klement
Creators:
Klement, Vera, 1929-
Silverman, Lanny
Dates:
2015 June 12 and 14
Size:
3 Items (Sound recording: 3 sound files (3 hr., 24 min.), digital, wav)
140 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.klemen15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Vera Klement conducted 2015 June 12 and 14, by Lanny Silverman, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project, at Klement's home and studio in Chicago, Illinois.

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Oral history interview with Ruth Duckworth
Creators:
Duckworth, Ruth, 1919-2009
Trapp, Kenneth R.
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2001 April 27
Size:
67 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.duckwo01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ruth Duckworth conducted 2001 April 27, by Kenneth R. Trapp, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the studios of Smithsonian Productions, Washington, D.C.

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Percy B. Eckhart films
Creators:
Eckhart, Percy B. (Percy Bernard), 1877-1969
Dates:
1925-1954
Size:
23 Film reels (14,300 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2017.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Percy B. Eckhart was a lawyer, a prolific oil painter, and a supporter of the arts. Most of the film footage in this collection is of travel, but there is also film footage of his family, and of a fiction film.

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Oral history interview with Susanne Ghez
Creators:
Ghez, Susanne
Richards, Judith Olch
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project
Dates:
2011 Jan. 25-26
Size:
4 Items (Sound recording, master: 4 memory cards (4 hr., 53 min.), secure digital, 1.25 in.)
84 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.ghez11
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Susanne Ghez conducted 2011 Jan. 25 and 26, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at the Renaissance Society, in Chicago, Ill.

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Biesel family papers
Creators:
Biesel family
Dates:
1859-1983
bulk 1915-1983
Size:
3.1 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.biesfami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, essays, subject files, art work, clippings and other materials documenting the activities of a Chicago family of artists, the 57th Street Art Colony and the Chicago art world in the early twentieth century.

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