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Creators:
Barbarossa, Theodore Cotillo, 1906-1992
Kennedy, Kennedy, Keefe and Carney (Firm)
Dates:
1931-1991
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
8.6 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.barbtheo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; awards and citations; personal and business correspondence with: Inslee Hopper, consultant to the Chief of the Section of Fine Arts; Richard T. Feller, Clerk of Works for the Washington Cathedral; and Kennedy, Kennedy, Keefe and Carney (formerly Maginnis and Walsh and Kennedy), architects for the National Shrine of the Immaculate...

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Creators:
Hart, Frederick, 1943-
Pennington, Estill Curtis
Dates:
1982 Nov. 23
Size:
2 Items (Sound recording: 2 sound files, digital, wav file)
18 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hart82
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Frederick Hart conducted 1982 Nov. 23, by Estill Curtis Pennington, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Saint, Lawrence B., 1885-1961
Washington Cathedral
Dates:
1926-1936
Size:
9.3 Cubic feet (29 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0090
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of chemical formulae developed by Lawrence Saint for use in his stained glass work at the Washington National Cathedral. There are supporting samples, records, and notes.

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Creators:
Saint, Lawrence B., 1885-1961
Dates:
1907-1940
Size:
1 Item (microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.sainlawr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Clippings and articles about Saint, glass making from expert French glass makers, a glass making machine and his technique and formulas for making stained glass; technical writings by Saint; and drawings and photographs.

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Creators:
Dreselly, Andrew, 1893-1985
Dates:
1900-1981
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dresandr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, notes, art works, clippings, and photographs document the sculptural projects, primarily for churches, undertaken by Andrew Dreselly and his colleagues.

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Rochette and Parzini (Firm: New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1938-1963
Size:
1.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rochand
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Rochette and Parzini correspondence, financial records, business records, subject files, and photographs of works of art, concerning commissions for the 1939 New York World's Fair, the Museum of History and Technology (Smithsonian Institution), U.S. Senate and Capital buildings, government buildings, universities, churches and cathedrals.

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Wilbur H. Burnham Studios
Dates:
circa 1901-1991
Size:
40.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wilbhbur
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of nationally renowned Boston, Massachussetts, stained glass design company, Wilbur H. Burnham Studios, measure 40.3 linear feet and date from circa 1901-1991. The majority of the collection consists of project files for the studio's stained glass window contracts throughout the United States from the 1920s-1980s. In addition to project files, records include biographical material for the owners, correspondence relating to personal and studio business, general business and financial records, writings such as published articles by Wilbur H. Burnham, scrapbooks and other printed material documenting the history of the company, artwork including extensive watercolor design studies for stained glass, and photographic material. There is a 3.4 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2021 that includes sketches, awards, printed material, passports, biographical material, Christmas cards, photographs and negatives of Burnham and works of art, slides and postcards of stained glass windows, posthumous material, a bound ledger, legal papers, invoices and receipts, project files and glass plate negatives. Materials date from circa 1901-1991.

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Creators:
Reardon, Mary, 1912-2002
Dates:
1920-2002
bulk 1940-1990
Size:
5.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rearmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; printed material; early childhood drawings by Reardon; photographs of Reardon and her works of art; files on major mural commissions and programs; files on Mexico, including the mural school of David Alfaro Siquieros; studio records; photographs of Reardon and her work; correspondence; sketches; and clippings. Major mural com...

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Creators:
Barnard, George Grey, 1863-1938
Dates:
1895-1941
Size:
7 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.barngeos
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed selected George Grey Barnard selected papers include correspondence with dealers, museums, John D. Rockefeller, and others; a few exhibition files; letters from Theodore Roosevelt; files on Barnard's Lincoln sculpture and Rainbow Arch; and drawings and sketches. Files selected for microfilming in the correspondence subseries A, c...

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Creators:
Garvan, Beatrice B.
Feininger, Julia
Dates:
1951-1952
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.garvbeat
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Julia Feininger, 1951 Sept. 17, and one from Lyonel Feininger, 1952 Apr. 29 (illustrated with a woodcut), discussing the history of the Feininger painting, "The Cathedral," in response to queries from the purchaser, Beatrice Lippincott (later Beatrice Garvan). Enclosed in the 1951 letter is a photograph of the painting, with a short h...

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