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Creators:
Wood, Charles Erskine Scott, 1852-1944
Dates:
1927
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.woodcesl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Wood to Prof. Post, January 7, 1927, in response to Post's request for information on Olin Levi Warner. Wood compares his friends Warner and Augustus Saint-Gaudens, and encloses another letter which lists Warner's sculptures and offers other information.

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Creators:
Woods, James M.
Bassing, Allen, 1932-
Dates:
1972 December 20
Size:
12 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.woods72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Jim Woods conducted 1972 December 20, by Allen Bassing, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1841-1929
Size:
0.27 Cubic feet (consisting of 1 box, 1 folder, 1 oversize folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Wood
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Wood forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Wood, Grant, 1891-1942
Dates:
1930-1983
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.woodgrap
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Grant Wood papers measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1930 to 1983. Included are three newspaper obituaries for Grant Wood and six letters to art educator, Zenobia Ness, discussing his exhibition plans, paintings, Stone City Art Colony, and the Federal Public Works of Art Projects. The collection also contains two letters, including a Stone City brochure, to Walter Pritchard Eaton, Professor of Drama at Yale University. Also found are writings, newspaper clippings containing articles on Wood, and other printed material. Photographs in the collection, some of which are signed, are of Wood in his studio and at the Artist Camp at Stone City, and various works of art.

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Creators:
Case, Jack
Case, Rhea
Dates:
1917-1979
Size:
271 Items ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.casejack
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, greeting cards, clippings, and a untranscribed interview documenting the Case's friendship with Beatrice Wood.

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Creators:
Wood & Brooks Company
Dates:
1889-1959
Size:
3 Cubic feet (10 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0457
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the activities of Wood & Brooks, a manufacturer of piano keys and actions.

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Dates:
1942 - 1945
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (1 legal folder.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0044
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of six black and white prints of Ann Wood-Kelly during her career in the British Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA), 1942 to 1945.

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Creators:
Wood, Beatrice
Dates:
1894-1998
bulk 1930-1990
Size:
26.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.woodbeat
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of California ceramicist Beatrice Wood measure 26.6 linear feet and date from 1906 to 1998, with the bulk dating from 1930-1990. There is extensive correspondence with gallery owners, fellow artists, clients, friends, and family. The collection also contains biograpical materials, personal business records, writings, printed materials, photographs, and works of art. Of particular interest are the 28 diaries that Wood maintained from 1916 until her death in 1998 and 42 glazing formula notebooks dating from 1934-1997. Also found are documents of Steven Hoag and Esther Rosencranz, her husband and aunt respectively, that consist of correspondence, business records, and photographs given to the Archives of American Art as part of the Beatrice Wood papers.

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Creators:
Mayer, Marian S.
Dates:
1932-1966
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.mayemari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, printed material, notes, and miscellany regarding Mayer's research on artist Grant Wood.

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Creators:
Wood, Charles Erskine Scott, 1852-1944
Dates:
1899-1918
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.woodcesp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An unfinished letter to Wood from Albert Pinkham Ryder, Oct. 2, 1899, in which Ryder comments on his painting, and updates Wood of his progress. In it he writes "an ounce of poetry added to a picture is worth many pounds of paint." Enclosed with the letter is a note to Wood "This is a letter I think he wrote you and forgot to mail years ago," presu...

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