Query: Wilmington (Del.)
Oral history interview with Edward L. Loper
Creators:
Loper, Edward L., 1916-2011
Doud, Richard Keith
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 Mar. 26
Size:
20 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.loper64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Edward L. Loper conducted 1964 Mar. 26, by Richard Doud, for the Archives of American Art, in Wilmington, Del.

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Howard Pyle letters
Creators:
Pyle, Howard, 1853-1911
Dates:
1894 Aug. 19-1899 Nov. 14
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pylehowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Mr. Marvin regarding a drawing plan Pyle was preparing, and to Ross Turner regarding an exhibition organized by the Colonial Dames.

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Louis R. Purnell Oral History Interviews
Creators:
Purnell, Louis R., interviewee
Dates:
1993-1994
Size:
13 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9578
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program …

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Oral history interview with Edward L. Loper
Creators:
Loper, Edward L., 1916-2011
Pacini, Marina
Dates:
1989 May 12
Size:
132 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.loper89
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Edward Loper conducted 1989 May 12, by Marina Pacini, for the Archives of American Art. Loper speaks of his early life and education; his work on the WPA's Federal Art Project in Delaware, on the Index of American Design and the easel project; his self-education and stylistic development; meeting …

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Barnes Foundation lecture notes
Creators:
Loper, Edward L., 1916-2011
Dates:
1963-1964
Size:
0.1 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lopeedwl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

137 pages of notes covering 33 lectures given by Violette De Mazia at the Barnes Foundation on 19th and 20th century art. These unauthorized notes include the orientation lecture, reading assignements, and class discussions.

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Ruth Egri papers
Creators:
Egri, Ruth, 1911-1996
Dates:
1923-1988
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.egriruth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, letters, writings, sketchbooks, art works, clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, photographs and subject files.

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Jeannette Eckman papers
Creators:
Eckman, Jeannette
Delaware Historical Records Survey
Federal Art Project (Del.)
Federal Music Project (Del.)
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Dates:
1937-1941
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.eckmjean
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Budget and personnel records; Director's report, Jan.-June, 1939; Delaware Writers' Project materials; mews releases for the Washington, D.C. office of the WPA; other materials and records relating to the Federal Art Project, the Federal Music Project, the Federal Writers' Project, the Federal Theater Project, and the Historical Records Survey in …

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Gottlieb Hampfler garden photography collection
Creators:
Hampfler, Gottlieb
Dates:
circa 1955-1975
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (63 35mm slide duplicates.)
Collection ID:
AAG.HMP
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Gottlieb Hampfler Collection contains 63 duplicate 35mm slides of images of gardens in the Brandywine Valley in Delaware and Pennsylvania and Rye, New York taken by Hampfler, the staff photographer at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, from 1955-1975.

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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Food
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1795-1970
Size:
14.46 Cubic feet (consisting of 30.5 boxes, 1 folder, 11 oversize folders, 1 map case folder, 1 flat box (partial).)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Food
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Food forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Waldo L. Schmitt Papers
Dates:
1907-1978
Size:
79.56 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (121 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (4 12x17 boxes) (60 3x5 boxes) (3 5x8 boxes) (2 film boxes) (oversize material)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7231
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Waldo LaSalle Schmitt provide comprehensive documentation of his professional career, 1907-1977. They also illustrate, to a lesser degree, his personal life. Particularly well represented in the papers is material concerning Schmitt's carcinological research, his curatorial and administrative careers at the United States National Museum (USNM), his career as …

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