Query: Painting -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Oral history interview with Francis Speight
Creators:
Speight, Francis, 1896-1989
Blakeslee, Sarah Jane, 1912-
Sellin, David
Dates:
1987 April 4-5
Size:
118 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.speigh87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Francis Speight conducted 1987 April 4-5, by David Sellin, for the Archives of American Art.

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Oral history interview with Robert Carlen
Creators:
Carlen, Robert, 1906-1990
Stover, Catherine
Dates:
1985 June 28-July 16
Size:
67 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.carlen85
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Carlen conducted 1985 June 28-July 16, by Catherine Stover, for the Archives of American Art.

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Janet Kardon papers
Creators:
Kardon, Janet
Dates:
1905
circa 1950-1995
Size:
6.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kardjane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Janet Kardon papers measures 6.7 linear feet and date from 1905, and circa 1950-1995, with the bulk of the records dating from 1975-1991. Papers include exhibition files, professional records, legal records, photographs, printed material, and some audiovisual material. The collection primarily documents Kardon's work on various exhibitions during her time at the Philadelphia College of Art (PCA) and the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), University of Pennsylvania.

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William N. Bradley papers
Creators:
Bradley, William N. (William Nathaniel), 1871-1962
Dates:
[ca. 1936-1945]
Size:
7 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.bradwiln
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to Bradley's PHILADELPHIA PHYSICIANS AS PORTRAYED IN ART, including a card file (reels P91-P94) arranged by artist and physician; and 12 v. of the work (reels P84-P86), containing photographs and descriptions of paintings and physicians.

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Edith Emerson papers
Creators:
Emerson, Edith, 1888-1981
Dates:
1839-1981
bulk 1894-1971
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.emeredit
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, illustrator, and curator Edith Emerson measure 2.1 linear feet and date from 1839 to 1981, with the bulk of the material dating from 1894-1971. Found within the papers are biographical material; letters from friends and colleagues; writings and notes by Emerson and others; artwork, including three sketchbooks; subject files; photographs of Emerson, family, friends, and artwork; and scattered printed material.

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Anna Richards Brewster papers
Creators:
Brewster, Anna Richards, 1870-1952
Dates:
1887-1961
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brewanna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of illustrator Anna Richards Brewster measure 0.8 linear feet and date from 1887 to 1961. The papers include material on Brewster's career, and that of her parents William Trost Richards and Anna Matlock Richards. Found are artworks including sketchbooks, biographical material, correspondence, a photo album, printed material, writings, and a scrapbook.

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Leroy Ireland research material on George Inness
Creators:
Ireland, Leroy, 1889-1970
Dates:
1916-2007
bulk 1960-1971
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.irellero
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Art dealer Leroy Ireland's research material on George Inness measures 2.0 linear feet and dates from 1916 to 2007, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960 to 1971. The collection documents Ireland's research for his book The Works of George Inness: An Illustrated Catalogue Raisonne through correspondence, research files, and photographs of artwork.

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John Frederick Peto and Peto family papers
Creators:
Peto, John Frederick, 1854-1907
Dates:
1850-1983
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.petojohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of still life artist John Frederick Peto and his family date from circa 1850 to 1983 and measure 2.1 linear feet. Within the papers are scattered biographical materials, a few letters to and from Peto, and his daughter Helen Peto Smiley's correspondence with galleries, scholars, and others concerning Peto's artwork. Also found are news clippings, exhibition catalogs, and other printed material, photographs and glass plate negatives of Peto, his family, and his artwork, and one small oil sketch fragment. Much of the collection documents the mid-twentieth century renewed interest in Peto's artwork.

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Benjamin West collection from the Friends Historical Library, Swarthmore College
Creators:
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820
Dates:
1775-1819
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.westbenc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers and drawings selected from collections at Swarthmore College's Friends Historical Library, mainly regarding West's life and painting activities in England. Included are: 15 letters between West and various individuals refering to his paintings, requesting to see his collection and business matters; hand drawn diagrams for King's Chapel at Windsor Castle …

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Chevalier Jackson Papers
Creators:
Jackson, Chevalier, Dr., 1865-1958 (physician)
Dates:
1883-1955
Size:
3 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0023
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents Chevalier Jackson, a physician and an American pioneer in the field of endoscopy.

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