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Creators:
Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960
Dates:
1910-1993
bulk 1910-1960
Size:
15.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cahiholg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Holger Cahill (1887-1960) date from 1910 to 1993, with the bulk of the material dating from 1910-1960, and measure 15.8 linear feet. The collection offers researchers fairly comprehensive documentation of Cahill's directorship of the Works Progress/Projects Administration's (WPA) Federal Art Project (FAP) in addition to series documenting his work as a writer and art critic. Material includes correspondence, reports, artist files, scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Lewis, Norman, 1909-1979
Dates:
1919-1971
Size:
5 Microfilm reels (770 items on 5 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.lewinorm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of the papers of African American painter Norman Lewis consits of correspondence, a scrapbook, sketches, photographs, personal documents, and printed material including exhibition catalogs, exhibition announcements, and clippings. REELS 52-53: Eight sketchbooks, 1935-1957; several pages from the diary of Lewis' wife, Joan...

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Creators:
Cherry, Herman
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 September
Size:
36 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cherry65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Herman Cherry conducted 1965 September, by Harlan Phillips. Cherry speaks of his background and education; the Depression's effect on him; his first association with the WPA Federal Art Project; working for Stanton Macdonald-Wright; how the project functioned; trying to create an "American style" in painting; the team approach to cr...

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Creators:
Neagoe, Anna, d. 1986
Neagoe, Peter
Dates:
1911-1980
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.neaganna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Anna Neagoe's correspondence with Goff Le Serge, John Mayfield, Peter Neagoe, Lachlin Peck, Syracuse University, and others; correspondence, notes, and architectural plans concerning WPA murals painted by Anna Neagoe for the Lanchaster, New York, High School, 1935-1936; writings by Peter Neagoe and his diary; typescripts of 9 poems and 49 published...

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Creators:
Hough, Henry W.
Doud, Richard Keith
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 June 11
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings: (30 min.), 7 in.)
14 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hough64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Henry W. Hough conducted by Richard Doud 1964 June 11, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Admiral, Virginia, 1915-2000
Dates:
1945-1978
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.admivirg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and poet Virginia Admiral measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1945-1978. The scattered papers include identification cards, correspondence with artists and friends, personal business records, and printed material. Found are files relating to the Art Workers' Coalition, a group that sought to pressure the Museum of Modern Art and others to implement political and economic reforms to their practices.

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Creators:
Engel, Michael M., 1896-1969
Dates:
1937-1969
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.engemich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, and miscellany.

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Creators:
Cassidy, Ina Sizer, 1869-1965
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 February 13
Size:
23 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cassid64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ina Sizer Cassidy conducted by Sylvia Loomis on 1964 February 13 for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Washington, Rico, Music Journalist
Yanagawa, Shino, Photographer
Dates:
2009-2011
Size:
4 Linear feet (2 boxes; 4 linear ft., 3.58 GB)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-103
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring the varied stigmas and stereotypes applied to New York City's Housing Authority sites and the residents (past and present) who live in them. Journalist Rico Washington and photographer Shino Yanagawa collaborated on this exhibit which offers an in-depth look at how New York City public housing has impacted society-at-large by producing some of the world's most influential and dynamic artists, entrepreneurs, athletes, musicians, politicians, and thinkers. It was exhibited at the World Festival of Black Arts and Culture in Dakar, Senegal, 2010, at the Gordon Parks Gallery at the College of New Rochelle (NY), 2013, and the Brooklyn Historical Society from 2014-2015.

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Creators:
Du Von, Jay
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1963 November 7
Size:
32 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.duvon63
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jay Du Von conducted by Harlan Phillips on 1963 November 7 for the Archives of American Art.

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