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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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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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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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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 Albert Barnes; studying with Violett...

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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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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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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 D...

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Creators:
Simonson, Frank
See, Wayne
Dates:
1911-1913, undated
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1318
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Theater plat book used at the Philadelphia Theater in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania showing stage plats for various productions.

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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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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Musical History
Odell, Scott, 1935-
Dates:
1964-1977
Size:
18 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
CFCH.ODEL
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The J. Scott Odell folk music collection (1945-2016, inclusive) contains AV recordings, photographs, correspondence, writings, and other materials relating to Odell's career at the Smithsonian as a musical instrument conservator and researcher of American music traditions. The collection largely consists of materials relating to Odell's research trips (often combined with personal visits) throughout the Eastern United States. Research strengths of the collection include the history of the Appalachian dulcimer and banjo, the Smithsonian Folkways project "Black Banjo Songsters," musician and poet Burt Porter, and the Bread and Puppet Theater.

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