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Dates:
1941-1942
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0043
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of four volumes of 'Survey of Central African Seaports and Air Routes.' The volumes include photographs, charts, and pages of text, gathered during 139 days of travel covering approximately 16,000 miles through Central Africa. The purpose of the survey was to assist the Departments [War? or a department in Pan Am?] in deter...

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Creators:
Fogel, Seymour, 1911-1984
Mary Ryan Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Mortimer Levitt Gallery
Dates:
1926-1984
Size:
5.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fogeseym
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical materials including awards and resumes; correspondence, 1934-1979, regarding his mural work for the Federal Work Agency in New York and elsewhere, with his wife, Barbara, while traveling and working across the country, between Barbara and their children, and with the Mortimer Levitt and Ryan galleries and others; mailing lists of perso...

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Creators:
Guggenheimer, Richard H. (Richard Henry), 1906-1977
Dates:
1925-1974
Size:
5 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.guggrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

UNMICROFILMED: Letters; writings, including articles, notes, and manuscripts of "New Dimensions of Destiny," "Sight and Insight," "Creative Vision," and others; diaries; sketchbooks; photographs; and printed material.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Museum Studies
Dates:
1987-1996
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files of the visiting professional program; correspondence with professional and various experts in museum issues; memoranda; audience course outlines; workshop evaluations; and records pertaining to registration methods, photographic methods for museum personnel, museum security, fire, safety and health programs ...

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Creators:
Negus family
Dates:
1808-1844
Size:
110 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.negunegu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Largely correspondence among members of the Negus and Fuller families of Massachusetts, including that of Nathan, his sisters Fanny, Arathusa, Laura, and Rosannah, his brother Joseph, and other family members; genealogical data on the Negus family; a biography of Nathan Negus by the wife of his grand-nephew, Mary Fuller; Negus's diary, Sept. 20, 18...

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Creators:
Swiss, Mary Bates, 1925-1998
Swiss, Martha Bates
deCoux, Janet, 1904-1999
Dates:
circa 1944-1988
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.swismary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Approximately 130 letters from sculptor Janet deCoux to her studio assistant Mary Bates Swiss and to Swiss's daughter Martha Bates Swiss. deCoux writes about her works in progress, her emotional state of mind, relationships, philosophy of life, and travels. Also included are two photographs of deCoux's sculpture of William Penn in progress in her s...

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Creators:
Taflinger, Elmer E. (Elmer Edward), 1891-1981
Dates:
[ca. 1908-1981]
Size:
5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.taflelme
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical materials; typescript of interview; correspondence, ca. 1911-1981 with David Belasco, Jessica Daube (his long-time girlfriend), and others; writings; sketches and drawings; subject files concerning amateur radio, David Belasco theater productions, the Booth War Memorial, Holliday Park, the Indiana State Library Mural, the St. Paul Buil...

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Creators:
Casper, Tim F., 1943-1964
Casper, Elise Ott
Dates:
1945-1969
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.casptim
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers of artist Tim Casper, whose artistic ability was detected at a young age and whose life was cut short in a tragic car accident at the age of 21, and those of his mother, Elise Ott Casper, regarding her son's artistic background and his work. Included are biographical information; letters from Casper to his mother; school art work; exhibition...

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Creators:
Solberg, Ramona
Dates:
circa 1923-2005
Size:
7.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.solbramo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of jeweler, Ramona Solberg measure 7.7 linear feet and date from circa 1923-2005. Included is biographical material, correspondence, photographs and slides of travels and jewelry, writings, artwork, printed material and miscellany.

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Creators:
Commanday, Elisabeth, 1890-1994
Dates:
1949-1968
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.commelis
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Seventy-seven letters to Commanday from Bernard Berenson, 1949-1958; ca. fifty from Berenson's companion, Nicky Mariano, 1954-1968; ten from Mariano's sister, Baroness Alda Anrep, 1960-1974; and ca. fifty from Berenson's sister, Elizabeth (Bessie) Berenson, 1966-1975. The letters are mostly personal. Also included are letters from Commanday to vari...

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