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Creators:
Burch-Brown, Carol
Dates:
1997-2003
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0857
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents a working class "gay" bar, the Shamrock Bar, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1997-2000, through photographs and oral history interviews.

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Creators:
Hopkins, Edna Boies, 1872-1937
Dates:
1902-1903
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hopkedna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook of lecture notes and student exercises for the 1902-1903 class on design taught by Edna Boies at the Veltin School for Girls, Manhattan. This scrapbook provides unusual documentation of the kind of instruction and course work found in an art class at the turn of the century. The chronologically arranged lecture notes are composed of dir...

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Creators:
Livingstone, Ivan
Dates:
1972-1973
Size:
527 slides (photographs) (color , 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1996-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection contains 527 color 35mm slides taken by Ivan Livingstone in West Africa (primarily the Republic of Benin but also in Ghana, Nigeria and Togo) circa 1972-1973. Images depict market scenes, Egúngún and Ifa ceremonies, religious ceremonies of the Celestial Church of Christ, funeral processions, decoration and ornament, clothing and dress, and musicians. There are also several images of the palace of the Oni of Ife. Culture groups represented in the collection include the Yoruba, Ifè, Oyo, Somba, Fon,Dan and Fula peoples.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1992-2000
Size:
5.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-013
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audio and video elements created during the production of the radio series "Memphis: Cradle of Rock and Soul" and videos for the exhibition "Rock 'n' Soul: Social Crossroads." "Memphis: Cradle of Rock and Soul" is a 13-part radio documentary featuring oral histories and music from the National Museum of American His...

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Creators:
St. John's Museum of Art
Dates:
1938-1942
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((93 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.stjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A list of watercolors and artists, under the heading "New Englan Coast"; annual reports; minutes of meetings of the Board of Trustees and of annual meetings; a form letter to members of the museum, 1939; lists of contributors, 1938-1940. There is one item dated 1976, a form letter about a reunion of the class of 1941 of the University of North Caro...

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Creators:
Women and Their Work (Organization)
Dates:
1977-1983
Size:
1 Item (microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.womeand
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Newsletters, press releases, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and posters advertising events sponsored by Women and Their Work; and photographs of art work, gallery installations and exhibition reception guests.

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Creators:
Wilmarth, Christopher
Dates:
1956-1987
Size:
6.4 Linear feet ((on 6 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.wilmchri
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, business correspondence, printed matter, writings, and miscellaneous files documenting Wilmarth's career as a sculptor and printmaker, 1956-1987, and his teaching activities at Cooper Union, 1970-1980.

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Creators:
Douglass, Calvin, b. 1931
Dates:
1954-1994
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dougcalv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American painter and teacher, Calvin Douglass, measure 0.2 lienar feet and date from 1954-1994. Included are biographical material consisting of curriculum vitae, a brief biography, an artist's statement and a list of works of art; letters to Douglass; two catalogs, Black Art at Wilson College, Oct. 13-Nov. 1, 1968, and Fiftee...

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Creators:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden
Dates:
1938-1941
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.loomsylv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, teaching files, artwork and printed material documenting Sylvia Loomis' time teaching in the Arts Education program for the Federal Arts Project.

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Creators:
Harris, John T. (John Taylor), 1908-1972
Dates:
1943-1988
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.harrjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of the papers of African American painter, printmaker, and instructor John T. Harris date from 1943 to 1988. The collection contains biographical information; correspondence (1965-1979) regarding paintings, as well as a draft of a letter detailing Harris' family history; and financial information (1960-1977). Also included...

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