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Creators:
St. Cyr, Lili,, 1917-1999
Tombers, Mathew
Dates:
1917-1999
Size:
3 Cubic feet (10 boxes, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1451
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection measures about 3 cubic feet, dates from 1917 to 1999, and documents the life and career of the prominent burlesque stripteaser Lili St. Cyr. Found within the papers are personal financial documents; photographs of her family; her personal passport holder; publicity shots of Dardy Orlando and herself; correspondence with family and friends; business contracts; newspaper clippings and magazine articles, featuring and advertising her work; and biographical materials, including notes, drafts, contracts, photographs, a couple audio reels, a recorded interview with St. Cyr on 18 audio cassette tapes, and two biographies. The papers reflect Lili St. Cyr's personality as a performer and as a person.

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Creators:
Scull, Robert, 1917-1986
Dates:
1955-circa 1984
bulk 1965-1970
Size:
2.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sculrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Robert Scull papers measure 2.2 linear feet and date from 1950 to circa 1984, with the bulk of the material dating from 1965 to 1970. Throughout the 1960s, Robert Scull was a wealthy and prominent art collector of Abstract, Pop, and Minimalist art whose collection included works by Michael Heizer, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, and Andy Warhol, among others. His papers include fourteen annotated appointment books, correspondence, financial and legal records, printed material, and photographs. There is a 0.2 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2020 that includes black and white photographs (and 1 color photograph), snapshots, negatives and negative strips of family, friends artwork and artists; correspondence; and loan forms for works of art.

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Creators:
O'Toole-Ewald Art Associates (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
circa 1970-2007
Size:
96 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.otooarta
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of art appraisal company, O'Toole-Ewald Art Associates, measure 96.0 linear feet and date from circa 1970-2007. Included are business correspondence, appraisal records and reports, legal files, art work, research notes, and photographs and slides of works of art from O'Toole-Ewald Art Associates, Inc.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Enterprises. Smithsonian Journeys
Dates:
1996-2008
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-078
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the administrative activities of Amy Kotkin, Director. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes pertaining to tour planning, marketing, contracts, and legal matters; budget summaries; meeting agendas and minutes; brochures; and agreements.

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Creators:
Stamos, Theodoros, 1922-1997
Dates:
1977-1995
Size:
45 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.stamtheo2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

45 Handwritten letters from Stamos to Diran Deckmejian mailed from Lefkada, Greece and Cologne, Germany. The letters chart Stamos' artistic career after he left the United States, particularly his gallery exhibitions in Germany and Greece. Early correspondence reference Stamos' on-going legal battle with the Rothko estate.

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Creators:
Sudato, Thom
Dates:
1972-1976
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sudathom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Poems by Sudato; a copy of his marriage certificate, 1972; correspondence, partly dealing with his attempt to sell his painting "Peace" to various museums; 29 photographs of Sudato, his wife, and his works; and legal papers relating to the gift of certain paintings of his to his wife, and photographs of these paintings.

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Creators:
Gregory, John, 1879-1958
Dates:
1924-1966
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((55 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.gregjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, legal agreements, financial statements, and photographs of works related to several of Gregory's sculpture commissions, including the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., the Federal Reserve, Washington, D.C., the 1939 New York World's Fair, the Pennsylvania Society of Sons of the Revolution, and Fairmont Park, Pennsylvania...

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Creators:
Willis Gallery (Detroit, Mich.)
Dates:
[ca. 1971-1977]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.willgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; receipts of works sold and artists' financial statements; legal and financial documents; 1971-1973; lists of artists and notes on artists; benefit and exhibition announcements, 1971-1977; and clippings, 1971-1975. Artists represented include Bill Antonow, Diane Aceti (also director), Jim Chatelain, John Egner, George Ettle, Steve Fa...

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
1986-2005
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-219
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession contains materials relating to the American Ornithologists' Union compiled by Richard C. Banks. Materials include correspondence, council and meeting information, and legal documentation.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of the Director
Dates:
1967, 1977-1992, 1997-2000, 2003
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-174
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the management of the Holt House, a historic building on the grounds of the National Zoological Park. Materials include correspondence, reports, proposals, legal documents, information files, and related materials.

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