238 records — Page 1 of 24
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Tod, Osma Gallinger, 1895-
Dates:
1927-1986
Size:
4.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.todosmag
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Osma gallinger Tod papers meaure 4.8 linear feet and date from 1927-1986. Included is biographical material, art work, writings, photographs, a scrapbook, printed material and material relating to Tod's involvement with the National Conference of American Handweavers.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Penland School of Handicrafts
Dates:
1932-1991
Size:
12 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.penlscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, financial records, subject files, notes and writings, printed material and photographs.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Hambidge, Jay, 1867-1924
Hambidge, Mary, 1885-1973
Dates:
1841-1973
Size:
1 Linear foot (ca. 7,000 items (on 6 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.hambjay
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers mainly relating to Hambidge's theory of Dynamic Symmetry, and to Mary Crovatt Hambidge and her efforts to found and support a weaving workshop based on her husband's work.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Vander, Kathryn
Dates:
1991
Size:
Film reels (25 minutes, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1993.21
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film documents the Hmong immigrants to the United States in their struggles to maintain the culture and traditions from their native Laos. Weaving and sewing of elaborate clothing and storycloths are depicted as the main vehicle for cultural transmission. Large tapestries on which pictures are stitched are used to tell a story. Attire such a...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Nottingham, Walter, 1930-2012
Owen, Carol, 1936-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2002 July 14-18
Size:
29 Pages (Transcript)
4 Items (Sound recording: 4 sound files (1 hr., 41 min.), digital, wav)
Collection ID:
AAA.nottin02
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Walter Nottingham conducted 2002 July 14-18, by Carol Owen, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the studios of Idyllwild Arts, in Idyllwild, California. Nottingham speaks of his enthusiasm for basketball; being an altar boy and, as such, surrounded ...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Strengell, Marianne, 1909-1998
Dates:
1904-1980s
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.stremari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of weaver, fiber artist and educator Marianne Strengell date from 1904 to the 1980s and measure 1.5 linear feet. The scattered papers focus on Strengell's career as an artist and include biographical materials, correspondence, writings, six scrapbooks, printed material, photographs, and artwork.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Film Research Company
Dates:
1960-61
Size:
5 Prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4645
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photos of Chippewa Indians and of a Chippewa bark lodge, taken at MIlle Lacs Indian Village, Onamia, Minnesota, 1960-61. One print is in color.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Setzler, Frank M. (Frank Maryl), 1902-1975
Dates:
April 8, 1949
Size:
18 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7437
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The letter reports a lack of research at the Smithsonian into tapestries, silks, and velours and makes recommendations for pursuing the subjects. Enclosures are statements and bibliographies that were being distributed by the Department of Anthropology--The Arts of the Thread (statement regarding the collection of textile arts in the United States ...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
1901
Size:
1 Print (halftone)
9 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2L
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting National Museum anthropological exhibit cases at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York, in 1901. Exhibits include those on Native American weaving, picture-writing, pottery, bow and arrows, narcotic utensils, and firemaking devices, as well as dioramas of Tehuelche Tohono O'Odham dwelling groups. The photographs' mo...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Mason, Leonard, 1913-2005
National Science Foundation (U.S.)
United States. Navy
Dates:
circa 1950
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 3600 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1983.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot of Arno Atoll, Marshall Islands, as part of the Coral Atoll Project sponsored by the National Science Foundation and the United States Navy. Scenes include aerial shots of the atoll; harvesting and processing fronds of coconut and pandanus trees for weaving mats, baskets, and clothing and for roofing; women's dances; preparing and roas...

Found In
238 records — Page 1 of 24