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Creators:
Truex, Van Day, -1979
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1971 November 15
Size:
53 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.truex71
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Van Day Truex conducted 1971 November 15, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Discusses his youth in the midwest; art studies at New York School of Fine and Applied Arts; life in New York; studies in Paris; Parson's School of Design; his interest in interior design; his affiliation with Tiffany's; exhibitions; and hi...

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Creators:
Stein, Helen, 1888?-1965
Dates:
[undated] and 1934-1949
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.steihele
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily letters to Helen Stein from Marsden Hartley, with typed transcriptions and 25 typed pages of anecdotes about Hartley, probably written by Stein. The letters provide intimate information about Hartley's activities, interests, and state of mind for the last 9 years of his life, revealing his thoughts about artists, dealers, artistic styles,...

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Creators:
Sander, Ludwig, 1906-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1969 February 4-12
Size:
78 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.sander69
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ludwig Sander conducted 1969 February 4-12, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Sander speaks of his early exposure to art and music in New York; his travels in Europe; studying with Alexander Archipenko at the Art Students League; studying with Hans Hofmann in Munich and Positano; painting and teaching in Woodstock;...

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Creators:
Horowitz, Raymond J., 1916-2005
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1973 Jan. 17
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
29 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.horowi73
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Raymond J. Horowitz conducted 1973 Jan. 17, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Horowitz speaks of his background and education; the beginnings of his collection; methods of selecting art works; art dealers and advisors; gifts to museums; and an exhibition of his collection at the Metropolitan Museum. He discusses hi...

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Creators:
Cunningham, Ben, 1904-1975
Dates:
1904-1984
Size:
3 Linear feet ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cunnben
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, photographs, art works, correspondence, printed material, audio tapes, and notes.

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Creators:
Burrows, Carlyle
Dates:
1918-1922
Size:
0.8 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.burrcarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

271 reproductions and 957 photographs of works of art by various American artists, ca. 1890-1930; six prints by Emil Ganso, Rockwell Kent, Armand Warguy, and H. L. Burrows; a drawing by Mahonri Young; and 2 catalogs for exhibitions by Edward Bruce, undated, and Mahonri Young, 1918.

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Creators:
Cady, Harrison, 1877-1970
Dates:
1902-2002
Size:
17.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cadyharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, letters, writings, photographs, financial material, works of art and printed material relating to the work of Harrison Cady as an illustrator and painter.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.
Dates:
Ongoing
Size:
144 Cubic feet (Ongoing)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1183.U
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Technical Reference Files comprise an artificial collection that currently contains 1,900 cubic feet of aviation and space related materials, organized in 22 subject series. File materials include photographs, press releases, clippings, correspondence, reports, and brochures, on individuals, organizations, events, and objects.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Provost for the Arts and Humanities
Dates:
1989-1995
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the official functions of the Office of the Assistant Provost for Arts and Humanities (OAP-A/H) and its predecessors from 1989 through 1995, although the bulk of the records date from 1993 to 1995. They consist mostly of memoranda, correspondence, and reports generated both within and outside ...

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Creators:
Jacques Seligmann & Co
Dates:
1904-1978
bulk 1913-1974
Size:
203.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jacqself
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Jacques Seligmann & Co. measure approximately 203.1 linear feet and date from 1904 to 1978, with bulk dates from 1913 to 1974. The collection includes extensive correspondence files, reference material on American and European collectors and their collections, inventory and stock records, financial records, exhibition files, auction files, and the records of subsidiary companies. The collection is an invaluable resource in tracing the provenance of particular works of art and provides a comprehensive view of the activities of collectors and art dealers in the years leading up to and following World War II.

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