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Creators:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975
Dates:
1906-1975
Size:
4 Reels (ca. 600 items (on 4 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.bentthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; an interview with Benton concerning his Truman Library mural; correspondence, including many illustrated letters to his parents written while he was in school, studying in Paris, and in the Navy in Virginia; a letter from Thomas Craven and one from Stanton Macdonald-Wright; manuscripts, including "An American in Art," "An Art...

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Creators:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975
Dates:
1935-1978
Size:
8 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bentthoh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two broadsides advertising activities for Thomas Hart Benton Homecoming Day in Neosho Missouri; a printed letter handed out to visitors during his painting of the mural at the Missouri State Capital building; 3 letters and a typescript of a booklet about Benton's mural in the Missouri capital (all photocopies); and a photocopy of a letter to the ed...

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Creators:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1973 July 23-24
Size:
68 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.benton73
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Thomas Hart Benton conducted 1973 July 23-24, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Benton speaks of his childhood in Missouri and Washington, D.C., working as a newspaper cartoonist, and classes at the Chicago Art Institute (1907-1908) and the Academie Julian in Paris (1908). He discusses the New York art world, painting...

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Creators:
Danenberg, Bernard
Dates:
1966-1971
Size:
6 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.bentthom2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Six letters to Bernard Danenberg, Danenberg Galleries, from Thomas Hart Benton and Ira Glackens. Two letters from Benton concern the sales history of two of his paintings and his use of sculptural models. Two letters and two photocopies of letters from Ira Glackens concern the work of his father, William Glackens.

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Creators:
Primoff, Morris W.
Dates:
1950-1978
Size:
20 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.primmorr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and printed material concerning Thomas Hart Benton.

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Creators:
Richards, Wallace, 1904-1959
Dates:
1932-1933
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((partially filmed on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.richwall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers regarding Richards' supervision of the Indiana exhibit "A Century of Progress," Chicago, 1933, and Thomas Hart Benton's mural commissioned for that event. Included are: correspondence with Benton, Thomas Craven, and Lee Simonson and others; writings; organizational records; installation photographs; a book based on Benton's murals; clippings...

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Creators:
Low, Sanford B. D. (Sanford Ballard Dole), 1905-1964
Dates:
1931-1975
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((186 items on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lowsanbd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; personal and business correspondence, including letters from Thomas Hart Benton, Reginald Marsh, Robert Vose and Robert Vose, Jr. of Vose Galleries of Boston, Inc., and others; writings; exhibition catalogs; printed materials regarding the Sanford Low Memorial Collection of American Illustration; 3 sketches by Low, clippings on L...

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Creators:
Medearis, Roger, 1920-2001
Dates:
1920-2001
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mederoge
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; exhibition and gallery files and files on works of art; writings; transcripts and audio recordings; printed material and miscellaneous. Correspondence is with Thomas Hart Benton and his wife Rita, ca. 1945-1971, and with Marianne Berardi, ca. 1994-2000. Also included are letters from Medearis to his wife, Elizabeth [Betty], as well ...

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Creators:
Chanase, Dane, 1894-1975
Dates:
1930-1960
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chandane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; cartoons for a WPA mural in Columbus High School, Washington, D.C.; notes on various subjects, including art, industrial design, music and history; miscellaneous writings; study photographs of works of art; clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements; and printed material about other artists, including Boardman Robinson,...

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Creators:
Piacenza, Eleanor, 1909-2002
Dates:
1915-1988
Size:
12.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.piacelea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Eleanor Piacenza date from 1915-1988 and measure 12.6 linear feet. Included are biographical information, correspondence, writings, research files, interviews, and printed material compiled by Piacenza regarding the life and work of her brother-in-law, the American painter Thomas Hart Benton.

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