Query: Dancers
Tinka Tarver papers
Creators:
Tarver, Tinka, 1932-
Dates:
1973-1983
Size:
40 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.tarvtink
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; an essay, "Thresholds: Tinka Tarver as Woman Artist in American Society, A Movement Towards the Diagonal," by L. Banks Tarver; exhibition announcements and catalogs; clippings; printed material, including announcements for dance performances; and nine photographs of Tarver, her family and her works of art.

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Oral history interview with Bella Lewitzky
Creators:
Lewitzky, Bella
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Apr. 21
Size:
2 Sound tape reels (Sound recordings (1 hour), 5 in.)
28 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lewitz65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Bella Lewitzky conducted 1965 Apr. 21, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art.

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Project Files
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Exhibits Media Office
Dates:
1973, 1992-1996
Size:
23 cu. ft. (23 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-281
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual recordings created by the Exhibits Media Office for the exhibition This Path We Travel: Celebrations of Contemporary Native American Creativity. This inaugural exhibition was installed at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC) in New York, New York (NY …

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Angna Enters greeting cards and printed material
Creators:
Enters, Angna, 1907-
Dates:
1943-1967
bulk 1958-1967 dates
Size:
15 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.enteangn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Seven Christmas cards made by Angna Enters, 1958 and 1959, 1961, 1963-1965, and 1967, consisting of a different watercolor self-portrait for each of the years represented; and printed material concerning Enters career in the theater, particularly reviews of mime performances.

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Jeni LeGon Papers
Creators:
LeGon, Jeni, 1916-
Dates:
1930-2002, undated
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes, includes photographs)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0829
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the career of Jeni LeGon as a dancer, dance instructor, and actress.

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DFS Ad Agency Falstaff Beer Advertisements
Creators:
Dancer Fitzgerald Sample.
Dates:
1945-1946.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0332
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of a single scrapbook of proofsheets and photo proofs from DFS's advertising campaign for Falstaff Beer in the period 1945 1946. The advertisements center around three distinct themes. The first and most comprehensive features a salute to "The Men Who Keep Faith with America." These ads contain handsome black …

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Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
circa 1935-1978
Size:
14000 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm)
30000 Slides (photographs) (color)
80,000 Photographic prints (b&w, 25 x 20 cm. or smaller.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection is comprised of photographic and manuscript materials, primarily created by Eliot Elisofon to document his travels and work. The images portray many aspects of African life and culture including agriculture, wildlife, archaeology, architecture, art and artisans, children, cityscapes and landscapes, leaders, markets, medicine, recreation, ritual and celebration, and transportation. The manuscript materials include correspondence, essays, clippings, puobligations, notes, research, and itineraries.

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Ricki Covette Burlesque Collection
Creators:
Covette, Ricki
Jewell, Irene
Dates:
1940–2002
bulk 1950s–1970s
Size:
2 Cubic feet (6 boxes, 2 map folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1335
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of eight scrapbooks and five posters documenting the burlesque career of Irene Jewell (stage name Ricki Covette), who at 6'8" was billed as "The World's Tallest Exotic Dancer." The albums contain clippings; letters; certificates; photographs, including photographs of her act; ephemera, such as postcards, travel brochures, postcards, and decals, from her travels; advertisements; and theater programs.

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Photographs and letters relating to Mark Tobey murals
Creators:
Straight, Michael Whitney
Dates:
circa 1933-1988
Size:
13 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.stramich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The photographs and letters relating to Mark Tobey murals consist of nine photographs (ca. 1933) of murals of dancers by Mark Tobey at the Dartington Hall dance center in Devonshire, England; one photograph each of Mark Tobey and dancer Paula Morel; and two letters (1988) from Mary Bride Nicholson, the archivist at Dartington Hall, and donor Michael Straight discussing the murals.

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Paulus Berensohn papers
Creators:
Berensohn, Paulus
Dates:
circa 1950-2017
bulk 1976-2010
Size:
7.7 Linear feet
9.1 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.berepaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist Paulus Berensohn measure 7.7 linear feet and 9.1 GB and date from circa 1950-2017, bulk 1976-2010. The collection documents his career as a poet, ceramic artist, dancer, and educator in Penland, North Carolina, through biographical material, correspondence, writings, teaching files, printed materials, photographs of artwork, and works of art on paper and mail art.

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