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Creators:
Gerson, Otto
Gerson, Ilse, 1901-1980
Dates:
1933-1980
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gersotto
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York art dealers and gallery owners Otto and Ilse Gerson measure 3 linear feet and date from 1933 to 1980. This collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, exhibition files, artists' files, collectors' files, business records, inventory and stock records, printed materials, and photographs.

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Creators:
Primoff, Morris W.
Dates:
1950-1978
Size:
20 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.primmorr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and printed material concerning Thomas Hart Benton.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Domestic Life
Ryder, Joel
Dates:
1792-1793.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0089
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two cyphering books belonging to and/or compiled by Joel Ryder (or Rider) of either New York or New Jersey, containing mathematical tables, square roots, computations, etc. One book bears the date 1792, the other 1793. Both soft-bound in cloth. One contains a number of locks of hair.

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Creators:
Rockefeller, Blanchette Hooker, 1909-1992
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1970 July 30-August 19
Size:
22 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rockef70
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Blanchette F. H. Rockefeller conducted 1970 July 30-August 19, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Parkinson, Elizabeth Bliss, 1907-2001
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1970 Nov. 30-Dec. 17
Size:
97 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.parkin70
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Elizabeth Bliss Parkinson conducted 1970 Nov. 30-Dec. 17, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Reis, Bernard J.
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1976 June 3-1976 June 10
Size:
64 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.reis76
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Bernard Reis conducted 1976 June 3-1976 June 10, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Garvan, Mabel Brady
Garvan, Francis Patrick, 1875-1937
Dates:
1912-1953
1867
Size:
44.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.garvfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art collector Francis Patrick Garvan measure 44.9 linear feet and date from 1912 to 1953, with one document from 1867. The papers provide extensive documentation on the Garvan collection which included rare books, ceramics, glass, paintings, prints, and furniture. The majority of the collection consists of inventory records that give descriptive information regarding each piece in the collection; in many cases the files also include a photograph of the object. Also found are correspondence and subject files; auction records for sales at the American Art Association, Parke-Bernet Galleries, and Plaza Art Galleries; loan records; estate records; and a small amount of printed material, writings, and photographs. Approximately half of the Garvan papers were created posthumously by Mabel Brady Garvan and the managers of Garvan's estate.

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Creators:
Colin, Ralph F., 1900-1985
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 March 12
Size:
58 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.colin65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ralph Colin conducted 1965 March 12, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Zorach Family
Dates:
1900-1987
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.zorazora
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Zorach Family papers measure 4.4 linear feet and consist of materials relating to the lives and careers of sculptor and painter William Zorach, his wife painter and weaver Marguerite, and their children, painter and multi-media artist Dahlov Ipcar and collector and art dealer Tessim Zorach. The bulk of the papers consists of letters to Tessim regarding his parent's artwork. Additional materials include scattered letters to William Zorach; writings and notes by William, Marguerite, and Tessim; a sketchbook and drawings by William; prints by Marguerite; Marguerite's scrapbook; printed materials; and photographs of the Zorach family and of William Zorach in his studio and at work.

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Creators:
Bloom, Barbara, 1951-
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-
Dates:
2012 October 18-2013 January 31
Size:
9 Items (Sound recording: 9 sound files (6 hr., 12 min.), digital, wav)
132 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bloom12
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Barbara Bloom conducted 2012 October-2013 January 31, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at Bloom's home and studio, in New York, New York.

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