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Creators:
McVey, William Mozart, 1905-1995
McVey, Leza
Dates:
1932-1974
Size:
22.8 Linear feet ((microfilmed on 22 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.mcvewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers regarding sculptor William McVey and to a lesser extent his wife, ceramist and weaver, Leza McVey.

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Creators:
Melchert, Jim, 1930-
Dates:
1950-2019
Size:
9.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.melcjim
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of ceramicist, educator, and art administrator James Melchert, measure 9.7 linear feet and date from 1950-2019. Included are biographical information, writings, personal and professional correspondence, photographs and slides of Melchert and works of art, interview transcripts, exhibiton and performance files, commission files, files reg...

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Creators:
Pace, Stephen, 1918-2010
Dates:
circa 1930-2010
Size:
8.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pacestep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, photographs of Pace, teaching records, personal business records, artwork including sketches and sketchbooks, a VHS video and DVD, and printed material relating to painter and printmaker Stephen Pace.

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Creators:
Kozlow, Richard M., 1926-2008
Grinnell Galleries (Detroit, Mich.)
Arwin Galleries (Detroit, Mich.)
Dates:
1926-1974
Size:
320 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.kozlrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

5 scrapbooks containing photographs, exhibition data, clippings, and correspondence concerning Kozlow's commissions, sales of paintings, exhibitions, and awards won; 115 letters (1960-1970), mostly from Lester and Kitty Arwin of the Arwin Galleries and the Grinnell Galleries in Detroit, written while he was painting in Mexico, Spain, Puerto Rico an...

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Creators:
Sardeau, Hélène, 1899-1969
Dates:
[ca. 1920-1950]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.sardhele
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Four sketchbooks, two done in New York and Italy; eight loose sketches; 27 finished drawings; two photographs of Sardeau and 80 of her works of art with commentary by George Biddle; an exhibition catalog; certificate of naturalization to the U.S.; a presidential certificate appointing Biddle to the Commission of Fine Arts.

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Creators:
Adams, Harriet Dyer
Dates:
ca. 1950-1951
Size:
23 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.adamharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Six letters and postcards from David Smith to Adams, Mar.-Dec. 1951; photographs, including 4 of Smith and his sculpture taken by Adams at Smith's studio at Bolton Landing, N.Y. during the summer of 1950 and several of his sculpture and exhibit installation at the Junior Art Gallery, Louisville (Ky.) Public Library, 1951. Also included is an announ...

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Creators:
Plunkett, Ed (1922-)
Dates:
circa 1960-2001
Size:
3.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.plunedwar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Edward M. Plunkett papers measure 3.3 linear feet and date from circa 1960-2001. Included is mail art sent to Plunkett from Robert Delford Brown, Russell Butler (a.k.a. buZ blurr), Anna Banana, Buster Cleveland, Crackerjack Kid, Ken Friedman, John Held, Jr., E. F. Higgins, Ray Johnson, Tim Mancusi, Carlo Pittore, May Wilson, William Wilson, W. S. S...

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Creators:
Menihan, John C.
Dates:
1912-1992
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.menijohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers, ca. 1912-1992, including awards and citations; a videotape, "John Menihan"; a tape-recorded interview with Menihan conducted by Ron Netsky, 1984; a tape-recording, "John's Talk on Lithography and John's Banjo," compiled by Paul Swiatek, 1988; photographs of Menihan, his family, works of art, studios, and colleagues; printed material includi...

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Creators:
Allen, Frederick Warren, 1888-1961
Dates:
1933-1981
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (59 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.allefred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilm Frederick Warren Allen papers contain biographical sketches; lists of works; correspondence; and a school paper, "27 Tavern Road: The Italian Studio," by his granddaughter, Laurel Beetham, describing his studio. Also included are a scrapbook of clippings; printed material; and photographs of Allen, his family, and his works of art.

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Creators:
Cory, Ken, 1943-1994
Dates:
1965-1994
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.coryken
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Ken Cory papers measure 2.0 linear feet and date from 1965-1994. A majority of the papers consist of sketchbooks dating from the mid 1960s through the mid 1990s. These include sketches, aphorisms, and observations all closely related to his career as a jewelry sculptor in what he calls the "phunk" tradition. There are 26 black sketchbooks measu...

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