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Creators:
Partridge, Charlotte Russell
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
circa 1965
Size:
59 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.partri65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Charlotte Russell Partridge conducted circa 1965, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project. Partridge talks about teaching at Downer College; forming the Layton School of Art in Wisconsin during the 1920's; her work as director of the Federal Arts Project in Wisconsin; trips to ...

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Creators:
Watrous, James, 1908-
Dates:
[ca. 1933-1966]
Size:
1.4 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.watrjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research and teaching files relating to murals, painted ca. 1933-1966, many for the Public Works of Art Project and Department of the Treasury, and muralists, consisting mainly of two-card indexes listing murals by city and by artist; miscellaneous files on more than 50 artists, many of whom are muralists; a seminar paper by Watrous, "Nineteenth Ce...

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Creators:
Curry, Kathleen, 1899-
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1990 and 1992
Size:
39 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.curry90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Kathleen Curry regarding John Steuart Curry, conducted on 1990 and 1992, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Bohrod, Aaron
Prince, Sue Ann
Dates:
1984 Aug. 23
Size:
3 Items (Sound recording: 3 sound files, digital, wav file)
28 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bohrod84
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Aaron Bohrod conducted 1984 Aug. 23, by Sue Ann Kendall, at the artist's home in Chicago, Ill., for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Thomas, Howard, 1899-1971
Dates:
1928-1969
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.thomhowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Sketchbooks; notes; calendars; prints; books; and portfolios.

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Jerry, Sylvester, 1904-1990
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 11
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 7 in.)
11 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.jerry65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Sylvester Jerry conducted 1965 June 11, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art. Jerry speaks of his first association with the WPA Federal Art Project (FAP), working as an FAP administrator in Detroit; working at finding locations for the artworks; the FAP's role in the development of furniture design; working with Hol...

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Creators:
Melamed, Abraham, 1914-
Dates:
1964 Jan. 6
Size:
4 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.melaabra
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Castellon comments on an exhibition of his work, discusses the lithographs he recently completed in Paris, and his plans to purchase a house.

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Creators:
Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946
Dates:
1919-1963
Size:
63 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.currjopm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Pages from the Geneva College yearbook, 1919 and 1920, including articles on Curry's activities; story and illustrations by Curry; and biographical information for Dictionary of American Biography, 1963, compiled by Ellen Murphy, University of Wisconsin.

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Creators:
Anderson, Don
Dates:
1942-1973
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.andedon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence regarding Curry, with Chris Christensen, Kathleen Curry, Vachel Davis, Lawrence Schmeckebier, and others; a letter from Curry to Christensen, 1946; 13 photographs of Anderson, Curry and others in Montana, ca. 1941; two photographs of Curry sketching Anderson's daughter, Susan Anderson (age 9), while working on the mural "Kansas Homes...

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Creators:
Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946
Dates:
1848-1999
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.currjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, muralist, and illustrator John Steuart Curry, and Curry family papers, measure 10.1 linear feet and date from 1848 to 1999. Papers document his career and family history through certificates, correspondence, photographs, clippings, contracts, receipts, inventories, writings, notes, and other materials. The papers contain particularly rich documentation of Curry's period as artist-in-residence at the University of Wisconsin, from 1936 to 1946. Mural projects in Kansas, Washington, DC, and Wisconsin are also documented.

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