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Creators:
French, Jared, 1905-1988
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.frenjare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two contracts between the U.S. Treasury Department, Section of Painting and Sculpture, and French, in which he agrees to paint murals in the Parcel Post Building in Richmond, Virginia, and in the Post Office in Plymouth, Pennsylvania.

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Creators:
Aderente, Vincent, ca. 1880-1941
Dates:
1906-1960
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (130 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.adervinc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilm collection of the Vincent Aderente papers contains correspondence (1910-circa 1934), including four letters from Edwin Blashfield; 5 sketches by Aderente; and notes and printed material on three mural commissions executed by Aderente. Commissions include murals at the main post office in Flushing, NY depicting local historical events;...

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Creators:
Spencer, John, 1911-1996
Dates:
1930-1994
bulk 1933-1944
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((20 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.spenjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relate to Spencer's experiences as an assistant to muralist Dean Cornwell on the Los Angeles Central Library Mural project from 1927-1933 and to his subsequent relationship with Cornwell. Included are 13 letters from Cornwell to Spencer, 1933-1944, in which Cornwell offers criticism of Spencer's sketches and discusses related matters on comp...

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Creators:
Zakheim, Bernard Baruch, 1898-1985
Federal Art Project
Dates:
[ca. 1930-1977]
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.zakhbern
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Resumes, lists of works exhibited and commissioned, and a copy of an award; addresses; correspondence primarily concerning his murals and his struggles to have them found or restored, including letters from John Dormer Smith's files, (Zakheim's biographer); notes and writings by Zakheim and others including a 113 page biography by the Federal Art P...

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Creators:
Cornwell, Dean, 1892-1960
Dates:
1893-1981
Size:
3.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.corndean
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, 1937-1978, including a text for the biography, DEAN CORNWELL: DEAN OF ILLUSTRATORS by Patricia Janis Broder; correspondence with artists and business associates; diaries, ca. 1941-1957; writings and notes; business records, ca. 1949-1961; ten sketches, undated and 1934; five scrapbooks containing reproductions of others' art ...

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Creators:
Spencer, John, 1911-1996
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1994 September 1
Size:
2 Items (sound cassettes (1 hr., 23 min.), analog.)
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.spence94
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with John Spencer conducted 1994 September 1, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Montoya, José
Hernandez, Eduardo
Montoya, Malaquias, 1938-
Dates:
1988 Feb. 28-June 2
Size:
7 Sound cassettes (Sound recording, master (ca. 11 hrs.), analog)
7 Cassettes (Sound recording, duplicate)
373 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.montoy88
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interviews of brothers José and Malaquias Montoya conducted 1988 Feb. 28-June 2, by Eduardo Hernandez, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Norman, Geoffrey, 1899-
Dates:
1934-1940
Size:
80 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.normgeof
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Official correspondence consisting mainly of letters received by Norman while he was president of the Society of Mural Painters and chairman of the Committee on Mural Painting for the Fine Arts Federation of New York; membership lists; agenda; press releases; newsletters; and clippings relating to the National Society of Mural Painters and the Fede...

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Creators:
Imandt, Robert
Dates:
1936
Size:
47 Items (photographic negatives)
Collection ID:
AAA.imanrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photograph negatives of Biddle's murals for the Hall of Justice, Washington, D.C. showing the panels and details of the groups and figures.

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Creators:
Nickelsen, Ralf E. (Ralf Edgar), 1903-1990
Dates:
1929-1993
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
4 Items (rolled docs)
Collection ID:
AAA.nickralf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical materials, correspondence, business records, writings, art works, photographs, and printed material.

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