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Creators:
Judson, W. L. (William Lees), 1842-1928
Dates:
1861-1957
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.judsw
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Civil war diaries, letters, teaching materials, publications by Judson and pamphlets on early Los Angeles history.

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Creators:
Vanderkooi, Fanny Bowles
Dates:
1940 May
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.vandfann
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Thesis (M.A.)--University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, May 1940, concerning the effect of the Federal Art Project on the American people.

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Creators:
Walker, Roy, 1910-2006
Lukens, Glen
Dates:
circa 1930-1945
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.walkroy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Glen Luken letters to Roy Walker measure 0.4 linear feet and date from circa 1930- 1945. Included are approximately 150 letters from ceramic artist Glen Lukens to Roy Walker. The letters were written during the time that Lukens became head of the art department at University of Southern California in 1936. They also document Lukens' travels to Mexi...

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Creators:
Geer, C. Willard, 1902-1975 (physicist)
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1944-1962
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0096
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two notebooks (scrapbooks) of clippings, correspondence, original United States patents, briefs on hearings of patent interference suits, drawings of color television tubes, photographs of Geer and his model of the receiving tube, licensing agreement proposal on the sale of patent rights to the (Bob) Hope Enterprises, and biographical information.

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Creators:
Plagens, Peter
Dates:
1941-1985
Size:
4.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.plagpete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art critic and painter Peter Plagens measure 4.9 linear feet and date from 1941-1985. Included are personal and professional correspondence; diaries; an interview of Plagens conducted by Mike Lloyd, 1977 (80 p.); photographs of Plagens, his family, studio, and art work; files on lectures, grants, fellowships, exhibitions, and a petiti...

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Creators:
Dawson, Elmer Yale, 1918-1966
Dates:
1934-1966
Size:
10 cu. ft. (20 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women’s Committee.

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Creators:
Nordland, Gerald
Larsen, Susan C.
Dates:
2004 May 25-26
Size:
117 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.nordla04
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Gerald Nordland conducted 2004 May 25-26, by Susan C. Larsen, for the Archives of American Art, in Chicago, Ill.

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Creators:
Lutz, Dan, 1906-
Dates:
1930-1978
Size:
3.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lutzdan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; letters from the artists Arthur Miller and Paul Sample, the Dalzell Hatfield Galleries and others; ca. 140 sketches and 43 sketchbooks, 1930's-1960's; 2 scrapbooks of clippings; exhibition catalogs; art books; photographs of Lutz, his paintings, his family and friends.

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Creators:
Journey Productions
Dates:
1986
Size:
1 videocassettes (u-matic) ((20 min.), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.jourprod
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Includes participants Suzanne Muchnic, Los Angeles Times art writer and Selma Holo, director of the Fisher Gallery, University of Southern California.

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Creators:
Lukens, Glen
Dates:
1920-1983
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lukeglen
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of ceramicist Glen Lukens measure 1.6 linear feet and date from 1920 to 1983. The bulk of the papers consist of letters from Lukens to family members, and other correspondence with family, friends, and colleagues. Notably, letters describe Lukens' time working in Haiti to establish a ceramic industry, his views on United States involvement in World War II, and the Watts Riots in Los Angeles in 1965. Also found are biographical materials, scattered writings and notes on ceramics and other subjects, printed materials, and photographs.

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