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Creators:
Christ-Janer, Albert, 1910-1973
Dates:
1915-circa 1993
bulk 1930-1981
Size:
54.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chrialbe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, educator, painter, and printmaker Albert Christ-Janer measure 56.3 linear feet and date from 1915 to circa 1993, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1930 to 1981. The papers include biographical materials, personal and professional correspondence, writings, professional files, project files, teaching files, exhibition files, financial and estate records, printed material, scrapbooks and scrapbook material, photographs, artwork, and artifacts.

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Office of External Affairs
Dates:
1983-2006
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-005
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the publicity of exhibitions and special events at the National Museum of African Art. Also included are materials relating to the opening of the museum in its mall location, the building's 10th anniversary celebration, and biographical information for Roslyn A. Walker (Director, 1997-2002) and ...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Senior Research Scholar
Dates:
circa 1983-2001
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-108
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Thomas Lawton's editorship of Artibus Asiae. Lawton was Director of the Freer Gallery of Art, 1977-1987, and Senior Research Scholar, 1987-2001. Materials include correspondence, manuscripts, black-and-white photographs of artwork, and related materials.

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Creators:
Chojnacki, Stanisław
Dates:
1968, 1975
Size:
107 slides (photographs) (color , 35mm.)
130 transparencies (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2007-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection contains 130 large format color transparencies, dating from 1968, of Ethiopian icons at the Institute of Ethiopian Studeis, Addis Ababa. The images were taken by Dr. Stanislaw Chojnacki and appear in his catalog publication Ethiopian Icons. The collection also includes 107 35mm color slides of the funeral of Emperor Haile Selassie I, taken by Dr. Chojnacki's colleague Dr. Paul Henze in 1975. At this time, the color slides are available for study purposes only.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary. Special Assistant to the Secretary for Fine Arts
Dates:
1965
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 441
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records primarily consist of form letters answering Beggs' survey. Other records pertaining to this collection such as charters and annual reports have been dispersed in the National Museum of American Art and Portrait Gallery Library.

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Creators:
Guerrilla Girls (Group of artists)
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2007 Dec. 1
Size:
3 Items (wav files (1 hr., 34 min.), digital)
69 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.guergirl5
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with the Guerrilla Girls using the names Rosalba Carriera and Guerrilla Girl 1 conducted 2007 Dec. 1, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art at iCI, 799 Broadway, New York, N.Y.

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Creators:
Guerrilla Girls (Group of artists)
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2007 Dec. 1
Size:
2 Items (wav files. (1 hr., 54 min.), digital)
105 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.guerri07
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with the Guerrilla Girls using the names Alice Neel and Gertrude Stein conducted 2007 Dec. 1, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at iCI, 799 Broadway, New York, N.Y.

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Creators:
Read, Helen Appleton, 1897-1974
Dates:
[ca. 1935]
Size:
50 Items (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.readhela
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 76: Letters to Roy Moyer of the American Federation of Arts, Edward Bruce to Henry Varnum Poor, and an open letter to artists from Bruce; biographical data on Read; a transcript of a lecture given by Read on the background of the early American landscape school; and lectures and reports based on Read's survey of art in federal buildings which ...

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Creators:
Potamkin, Meyer, 1909-2001
Potamkin, Vivian, 1915-2002
Dates:
[ca. 1950-2002]
Size:
9.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.potameye
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; files on works of art; photographs; writings; printed material; audio-visual material; and miscellany regarding the Potmakin's collection of 19th and 20th century American art.

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Creators:
Lehman, Arnold L.
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-
Dates:
2015 March 30-April 20
Size:
10 Items (Sound recording: 10 sound files (6 hr.,19 min.), digital, wav)
114 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lehman15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Arnold Lehman, conducted 2015 March 30-April 20, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at the Brooklyn Museum in Brooklyn, New York.

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