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Creators:
Pewabic Pottery (Firm)
Dates:
1891-1973
Size:
10 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.pewapott
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Business files and records; correspondence; files on commissions, consignments, and exhibitions; day books (16 vols.); order books; ledgers; legal documents; guest books; correspondence regarding inquiries, recipes, and tests for clays and glazes; photographs; information on the Pewabic Pottery building; and miscellaneous papers. Also includes some...

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Creators:
Takaezu, Toshiko
Williams, Gerald, 1926-2014
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2003 June 16
Size:
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.takaez03
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Toshiko Takaezu conducted 2003 June 16, by Gerry Williams, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Quakertown, N.J.

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Creators:
Heino, Otto, 1915-2009
Heino, Vivika, 1910-1995
Dates:
1895-2000
bulk 1940s-2000
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.heinotto
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of ceramicists and educators Otto and Vivika Heino measure 2.3 linear feet and date from 1895 to 2002, with the bulk of the records dating from the 1940s to 2000. The material documents the lives and careers of Otto and Vivika Heino through a mix of personal and professional papers, printed material, a video recording of a documentary, and photographs.

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Vonnoh, Bessie Potter, 1872-1955
Dates:
circa 1860-1991
bulk 1890-1955
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor Bessie Potter Vonnoh measure 0.8 linear feet and date from circa 1860 to 1991, with the bulk of material dating from 1890 to 1955. The scattered papers document the personal life and career of Bessie Potter Vonnoh, and, to a lesser degree, her husband, painter Robert William Vonnoh. Found within the papers are Vonnoh family correspondence, including letters between Bessie and Robert, and professional and personal correspondence, primarily Bessie's. The collection also contains scattered biographical materials, photographs of the Vonnohs, a photograph album, photographs of artwork, clippings, exhibition catalogs, and other printed material.

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Creators:
Wildenhain, Marguerite
Bray, Hazel V.
Dates:
1982 March 14
Size:
63 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wilden82
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Marguerite Wildenhain conducted 1982 March 14, by Hazel Bray, for the Archives of American Art.

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Dates:
1995-2001
Size:
5.5 Cubic feet (photographic images; files)
Collection ID:
AAG.OCK
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Starr Ockenga Collection includes materials generated or compiled by Ockenga for the writing of her books, 'Earth on Her Hands: The American Woman in Her Garden' (1998, Clarkson Potter) and 'Eden on Their Minds: American Gardeners with Bold Visions" (2001, Clarkson Potter).' Both books feature several individual chapters, each describing a garden owner and their garden.

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Creators:
Cassatt, Mary, 1844-1926
Dates:
1871-1955
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.cassmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Cassatt, from Cassatt, and from and to Cassatt's family and others; a typescript of a family history written by Cassatt's father, and other genealogical and biographical material; and pages from Paris Salon exhibition catalogs of 1872-1876 referencing Cassatt. The materials were primarily in the possession of Art Institute of Chicago cur...

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Creators:
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874
Dates:
1866
Size:
8 Pages (25 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.sumnchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Speech by Massachusetts Senator Charles Sumner questioning the Senate's selection of sculptor Vinnie Ream to create a commissioned sculpture of Abraham Lincoln to be placed in the Capitol Building.

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Creators:
Curtis, Benjamin F.
Dates:
1910-1925
Size:
16 Items ((partially filmed on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.curtbenj
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Miscellaneous letters and photographs from the files of art photographer Benjamin F. Curtis of the firm of Curtis & Cameron, Inc. The items mainly relate to portrait painter John Singer Sargent.

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Sellors, Evaline C., 1907-
Dates:
1915-1980
Size:
2 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.selleval
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Five scrapbooks containing: letters, clippings, catalogs, and memorabilia regarding Sellors' career, the Fort Worth School of Fine Arts which she founded with Sallie Gillespie and Blanche McVeigh in 1932, the Dallas Craft Guild, and the careers of Jerry Bywaters, Octavio Medellin, Allie Tennant, Charles Umlauf, Bror Utter, and others. Also included...

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