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Creators:
Block, Irving
Dates:
1938-1986
Size:
1.62 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.blocirvi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, professional and personal correspondence, subject files, financial records, artwork, printed material and an audio cassette.

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Creators:
Coplans, John
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1975 April 4-1977 August 4
Size:
133 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.coplan75
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Coplans conducted 1975 April. 4-1977 August 4, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art, in New York City.

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Creators:
Allen, Florence W. (Florence Wysinger), 1913-1997
Dates:
1920-1997
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.alleflor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection measures 0.5 linear feet, dates from 1920 to 1997, and documents the career of artist's model Florence Allen. Found within the papers are biographical material, letters, notes and writings, art work, and printed material. Of particular interest are a wide variety of photographs, including 19th century photographs of Allen family members, photographs of Florence Allen posing for artists, socializing with famous friends such as Paul Robeson, Harry Belefonte, Paul Newman, Allen Ginsberg, and participating in protest marches. There is also an autographed photo of Bob Hope.

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Creators:
Bassler, James W., 1933-
Emanuelli, Sharon K.
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2002 February 11-June 6
Size:
125 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bassle02
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of James Bassler conducted 2002 February 11-June 6, by Sharon K. Emanuelli, for the Archives of American Art, as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

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Creators:
Marquis, Richard, 1945-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2006 September 16
Size:
9 Items (Sound recording: 9 sound files (4 hr., 57 min.), digital, wav)
81 Pages (Transcripts)
Collection ID:
AAA.marqui06
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Richard Marquis conducted 2006 September 16, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the artist's home and studio, in Freeland, Washington.

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Creators:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dates:
1970-1992
Size:
33.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.womabuil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Woman's Building feminist arts organization in Los Angeles measure 33.5 linear feet and date from 1970-1992. Originally founded by artist Judy Chicago, graphic designer Sheila Levant de Bretteville, and art historian Arlene Raven in 1973, the Woman's Building served as an education center and public gallery space for women artists in southern California. The records document both the educational and exhibition activities and consist of administrative records, financial and legal records, publications, curriculum files, exhibition files, grant funding records and artist's works of arts and prints. A significant portion of the collection documents the Women's Graphic Center, a typesetting, design, and printing service operated by The Woman's Building.

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Creators:
Cooper, J. G. (James Graham), 1830-1902
Dates:
1853-1870 and undated
Size:
0.54 cu. ft. (1 document box) (2 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7067
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Crane, Diana, 1946-
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1983 April 12
Size:
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.crane83
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Diana Crane conducted 1983 April 12, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Grant, Campbell, 1909-
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 4
Size:
2 Sound tape reels (Sound recordings (45 min.), 5 in.)
20 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.grant65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Campbell Grant conducted 1965 June 4, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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Creators:
Harris, Wilma, 1910-
McChesney, Mary Fuller
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 Apr. 22
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings (1 hour), 5 in.)
31 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.harris64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Wilma Harris conducted by Mary McChesney on 1964 Apr. 22 for the Archives of American Art.

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