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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
[ca. 1960]
Size:
1 Film reel (Original (20 min.), sd., col., 16mm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.archiv100
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Narrator Brian O'Doherty discusses the role the Archives of American Art plays in art historical research through a selection of historical documents which he describes, including a letters, photographs, a sketchbook, diary, and oral history interviews. Dr. Harlan Phillips and E.P. Richardson appear briefly to discuss the Archives.

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Creators:
Czestochowski, Joseph S.
Dates:
[ca. 1975-1980.]
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((378 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.czesjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

366 photographs, negatives, and slides of art work executed between 1890 and 1927 by Arthur Bowen Davies and eleven reproductions of Childe Hassam's graphic works, used as research material by Czestochowski for his work on Davies and Hassam. Also found is a photocopy of "Works by Arthur B. Davies from the Ferargil Galleries Registry, May 1, 1928-Ju...

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Creators:
Elsner, William H.
Dates:
1976
Size:
20 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.elsnwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 3620: Eighteen color photographs of Dow's works of art executed between 1888 and 1910. REEL 2803: a letter from Frederick C. Moffatt, guest director - Dow Project, National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution; and a letter from Rudolph Shaeffer, director of the Rudolph Schaeffer School of Design, to Moffatt.

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Borg, Carl Oscar, 1879-1947
Dates:
1903-1955
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.borgcarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This collection consists of three scrapbooks dating from 1903 to 1955 containing mostly newspaper clippings which document the career of California artist Carl Oscar Borg, particularly his work as art director for Hollywood films.

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Creators:
Castellanos, Leonard
Bassing, Allen, 1932-
Dates:
1972 December 26
Size:
15 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.castel72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Leonard Castellanos conducted 1972 December 26, by Allen Bassing, for the Archives of American Art. Castellanos discusses his educational background, his reasons for becoming involved in community art, his role as director of the Mechicano Art Center in East Los Angeles, and working with Victor Franco. He recalls various projects at th...

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Creators:
Cloyd, Royal Harrison, 1925-2012
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1972 May 16
Size:
1 Item (sound file, digital, wav file)
18 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cloyd72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Royal Cloyd conducted 1972 May 16, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Lamarque, Abril, 1904-1999
Dates:
1883-2001
bulk 1904-1999
Size:
6.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lamaabri
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Cuban born cartoonist, caricaturist, graphic designer, illustrator, and art director Abril Lamarque papers date from 1883-2001, with the bulk of the material ranging from 1904-1999, and measure 6.8 linear feet. His papers contain biographical material; correspondence; writings; files on the many seminars and workshop he taught; scattered financial records; files concerning his business Abril Lamarque Creations; subject files; clippings; printed illustrations of his comics, designs, illustrations, and other work; seven scrapbooks; two sketchbooks, sketches and drawings by him, and artwork by others, including his sister, his brother, Paul Hoffmaster, Enrique Riverón, and H. Portell Vilá; and photographs and negatives depicting Lamarque, Lamarque at work, Lamarque's magic shows, examples of advertising, and friends and colleagues.

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Creators:
Haggag, Deana, 1987-
Gillespie, Benjamin, 1988-
Dates:
2020 August 14
Size:
1 Item (video files (21 min.) Video, digital, mp4)
5 Pages (Transcript.)
Collection ID:
AAA.haggag20
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Deana Haggag conducted 2020 August 14, by Benjamin Gillespie, for the Archives of American Art's Pandemic Oral History Project at Haggag's home in Brooklyn, New York.

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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
1954-2004
Size:
17 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-090
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the administration of the Archives of American Art (AAA) during the tenures of Edgar Preston Richardson, 1954-1964; William E. Woolfenden, 1964-1983; Richard N. Murray, 1983-1988; John A. Fleckner (Acting Director), 1987-1988; Susan A. Hamilton (Acting Director), 1988-1990; and Richard J. ...

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Creators:
Warren E. Cox
Dates:
undated
Size:
1.1 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1993.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The interest aroused by these informal bulletins led to the founding of the Far Eastern Ceramic Group. They constitute in fact the beginning of the Far Eastern Ceramics Bulletin which first appeared under its official title in July 1948. Cox published various books on Asian ceramics and decorative arts, and was art director of Encyclopedia Britanni...

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