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Creators:
Taylor, Francis Henry, 1903-1957
Dates:
1935-1937
Size:
6 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.taylfrah
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence between Francis Henry Taylor, director of the Worcester Art Museum, and Charles Sawyer, curator of the Addison Gallery of American Art regarding the WPA Federal Art Projects in New England. Included are: a letter from Sawyer to Taylor, Sept. 11, 1935, regarding "the Government art projects. ... I am anxious to keep these projects fro...

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Creators:
Claflin, Agnes Rindge, 1900-1977
Dates:
1936-circa 1970s
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.clafagne
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of arts administrator, collector, and educator Agnes Rindge Claflin concerning Alexander Calder measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1936-circa 1970s. Included are five letters, two of which are illustrated, and one postcard from Alexander Calder to Claflin; two handwritten manuscripts by Calder, one untitled and "A Propos of Measuring a Mobile," 1943; an invitation to a Calder exhibition at Galerie Maeght, Paris, 1952; and 14 photographs of Calder, of Calder and Claflin in Calder's studio, of Calder's art work, and of a Calder exhibition installation at Vassar Art Gallery, 1942. Transcriptions of three of the letters and both manuscripts are also included.

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Creators:
Rannells, Edward Warder, 1892-1972
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 2
Size:
19 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rannel65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Edward Warder Rannells conducted 1965 June 2, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
McMahon, Audrey, 1900?-1981
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 Nov. 18
Size:
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.mcmaho64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Audrey McMahon conducted 1964 Nov. 18, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.

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Halsey, William, 1915-1999
Kirwin, Liza
McCallum, Corrie, 1914-
Dates:
1986 Oct. 27
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recordings)
26 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.halsey86
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William Halsey and Corrie McCallum conducted 1986 Oct. 27, by Liza Kirwin, for the Archives of American Art.

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Brandeis, Adele, 1885-1975
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 1
Size:
27 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.brande65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Adele Brandeis conducted 1965 June 1, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art. Brandeis speaks of her involvement on the Index of American Design; murals for the Federal Art Project in Kentucky; Kentucky artists; and Frank Long, Richard Morrison, Henry Varnum Poor, Harold Weston, and Kenneth Donahue.

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St. Clair, Michael, 1912-1999
Stavitsky, Gail, 1954-
Driscoll, John Paul
Dates:
1994 March 14 and April 28
Size:
44 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.stclai94
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Michael St. Clair conducted 1994 March 14- 1994 April 28, by Gail Stavitsky and John Driscoll, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Moyer, Roy, 1921-2007
Dates:
1923-2013
bulk 1950-2000
Size:
2.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.moyeroy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist and arts administrator Roy Moyer measure 2.8 linear feet and date from 1923 to 2013, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1950 to 2000. The materials also concern to a limited degree Moyer's life partner, artist and art historian, Karl Lunde. Moyer's career is documented by writings, photographs of his artwork and exhibiton installations, as well as printed materials concerning exhibitions and his participation in cutural and community activities. There is limited correspondence or material of a personal nature.

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Creators:
Bruce, Edward, 1879-1943
Dates:
1902-1960
bulk 1932-1942
Size:
8.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brucedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Edward Bruce papers measure 8.9 linear feet and date from 1902 to 1960, with the bulk of the material dating from 1932 to 1942. The collection documents Bruce's work as an artist, art collector, exhibition juror, and federal government art administrator, particularly his tenure as Director of the U. S. Treasury Department's Section of Fine Arts. Well over one-half of the collection consists of extensive correspondence with artists, art collectors and dealers, arts associations, galleries, and government officials, including President and Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Program in African American Culture
Dates:
circa 1983-1992 and undated
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-147
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the administrative activities of the National Museum of American History (NMAH), Program in African American Culture (PAAC), with earlier records dating back to when PAAC was known as the Program in African American History (PAAH), 1989-1992, and the Program in Black American Culture (PBAC), ...

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