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Creators:
Cadmus, Paul, 1904-1999
Dates:
1945-1979
Size:
0.02 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cadmpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The letters of Paul Cadmus to Webster Aitken measure 0.02 linear feet and date from 1945-1979. Found within the collection are letters, notes, and postcards from Cadmus to Aitken regarding music, composers, musicians, mutual friends, Cadmus's sister and brother-in-law Mr. and Mrs. Lincoln Kirstein, travels, and Cadmus's work, art processes, and personal reflections on life events.

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Creators:
Sharrer, Honoré, 1920-2009
Dates:
circa 1920-2007
Size:
9.45 Linear feet
1.12 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.sharhono
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of realist painter, Honoré Sharrer, measure 9.45 linear feet and 1.12 GB and date from circa 1920-2007. The collection documents Sharrer's career through biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, writings and notes, research and source files, printed and digital material, artwork, sketchbooks, and photographs of Sharrer, her family, friends, colleagues, and artwork.

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Creators:
Murphy, Catherine, 1946-
McElhinney, James, 1952-
Dates:
2017 March 21 and 23
Size:
5 Items (sound files (4 hr., 27 min.), digital, wav)
130 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.murphy17
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Catherine Murphy, conducted 2017 March 21 and 23, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art at Murphy's home in Poughkeepsie, New York.

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Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937
Dates:
1885-1909
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenrl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of the Henry O. Tanner letters to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Correspondence in this collection concerns the purchase of a painting by African American artist Henry O. Tanner for the Academy collection and the exhibition of Tanner's work. Letters from Robert Ogden to the Academy were written on Tann...

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Creators:
Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters. Fine Arts Section
Dates:
1939-1958
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.michacad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

56 data sheets filled out by members of the Fine Arts Section of the Academy, and 463 pages of mounted clippings, 1939-1958, relating to art and artists in Michigan, arranged by date.

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Creators:
Lewis, John Frederick, 1860-1932
Dates:
1903-1929
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.lewijohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The letters, predominately incoming, relate to Lewis' activities on behalf of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts regarding exhibitions, prizes, hiring, and problems relating to the teaching staff. There are also letters relating to the Philadelphia Water Color Club, the Art Club of Philadelphia, Lewis' collecting, and letters from artists an...

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Creators:
Logan, Deborah Norris, 1761-1839
Dates:
1822 June 17
Size:
1 Item ((on 1 fr. microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.logadebo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter from Deborah Norris Logan to Sarah Miller Walker, June 17, 1822, about visiting the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and other activities.

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Creators:
Catherine Viviano Gallery
Dates:
1930-1990
bulk 1949-1978
Size:
11.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cathvivi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Catherine Viviano Gallery measure 11.6 linear feet and date from 1930-1990, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1949-1978. Established in New York City in 1949, the gallery specialized in contemporary painting and sculpture primarily by American and European artists. The collection consists of artists' files; correspondence with artists, collectors, dealers, museum directors, curators, and publishers; business records; printed material; and photographs of artwork and artists. Also included are records relating to Catherine Viviano's activities as a private dealer and consultant after she closed the gallery in 1970.

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Creators:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Dates:
1845
Size:
Partial microfilm reel.
Collection ID:
AAA.pennacar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Programs, clippings, and letters relating to the bazaar held to raise funds to rebuild the Academy building which was destroyed by fire, including a publication "The Bazaar Journal."

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Creators:
Millet, Francis Davis, 1846-1912
Dates:
1858-1984
bulk 1858-1955
Size:
3.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.millfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Francis Davis Millet and Millet family papers measure 3.3 linear feet and are dated 1858-1984, with a few scattered early eighteenth-century items, such as legal documents and printed matter. The bulk of the materials dates from 1858 to 1955. Found are biographical materials, diaries/journals, family letters, notes and writings, art work, printed matter, miscellaneous records, and photographs documenting Millet's wide-ranging artistic and writing career and personal life, including his death aboard the Titanic. Also of interest are approximately twenty ink caricatures attributed to John Singer Sargent.

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