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Creators:
Hagerty, Donald J.
Dates:
1981
Size:
180 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hagedona
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A transcript of an interview of Edith Hamlin conducted by Donald J. Hagerty for the American Studies Program at the University of California at Davis, November 29, 1979 - March 4, 1980. Hamlin discusses her career and the life and works of her husband Maynard Dixon. Also included are photographs of Hamlin and her works of art.

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Creators:
Bothwell, Dorr
Dates:
1900-2006
Size:
10.6 Linear feet
1.72 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.bothdorr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of California painter, printmaker, and art instructor Dorr Bothwell date from 1900-2006, and measure 10.6 linear feet and 1.72 GB. Found within the papers are biographical material, correspondence, personal business records, notes and writings, five diaries, art work and 19 sketchbooks, three scrapbooks, printed material, and print and digital photographs.

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Creators:
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994
Dates:
1932-1984
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.howethom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Thomas Carr Howe papers measure 4.4 linear feet and date from 1932 to 1984. Howe was director of the California Palace of the Legion of Honor in San Francisco for nearly 40 years, and he served as one of the Monuments Men in the Monuments, Fine Art and Archives (MFAA) Section of the U.S. Army during World War II. The collection documents Howe's MFAA work in Germany and Austria locating and recovering cultural artifacts and artwork stolen by the Nazis. There is significant correspondence with friends and colleagues, as well as fellow Monuments Men such as Samson Lane Faison, Edith Standen, and George Stout. The papers also includes reports, inventories of stolen artwork, maps, annotated photographs, a scrapbook, and photographs. The papers also document Howe's later work at the California Palace of the Legion of Honor.

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Creators:
Lawler, Charles B. (Charles Brode), 1902-1977
Dates:
1941-1978
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((256 items on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lawlchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; 94 letters, 1966-1977, consisting primarily of condolence letters to Lawler's widow, but also letters from Elise Haas about the purchase of a sculpture; a list of art works, undated and 1955; 5 sketches, undated; a consignment list of 3 works of art for exhibit, 1955; exhibition announcements, 1941-1973; clippings, undated an...

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Creators:
Siegriest, 1899-1989
Dates:
1927-1981
Size:
0.9 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
4.3 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.siegloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Art works, biographical material, correspondence, an interview, exhibition material, writings, and printed materials.

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Creators:
Laky, Gyöngy, 1944-
Dates:
1912-2007
Size:
21.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lakygyon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information, correspondence, writings, photographs, printed material, works of art, and a video.

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Valvo, Ninfa, 1900-1993
Dates:
1930-1973
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.valvninf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of curator Ninfa Valvo regarding the M. H. de Young Memorial Museum measure 2 linear feet and date from 1930 to 1973. The papers mostly consist of material related to the de Young Museum in the form of administration records, photographs of exhibition installations and artwork, and museum programs and calendars.

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Chittenden, Alice Brown, 1859 or 60-1944
Dates:
1860-1972
Size:
0.8 Items (linear ft.(on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.chitalic
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; notebooks; drawings and sketches; financial logbook; scrapbook; exhibition catalogs; and photographs.

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Creators:
Falkenstein, Claire, 1908-1997
Dates:
circa 1914-1997
bulk 1940-1990
Size:
42.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.falkclai
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor, painter, jewelry designer, and teacher Claire Falkenstein measure 42.8 linear feet and date from 1917 to her death in 1997. There is extensive correspondence with fellow artists, collectors, critics, friends, museums, and galleries. The collection also contains biographical materials, much of it collected and organized by Falkenstein, personal and business records, writings, diaries, exhibition files, commission files, teaching files, photographs, original artwork, scrapbooks, and printed materials. There is a short motion picture film of an interview with Falkenstein featuring the windows she designed for St. Basil's Church in Los Angeles.

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Creators:
Abel, Christine Jeannette, 1890-1970
Dates:
1910-1940
Size:
8 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.abelchri
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Clippings about painter and muralist Helen Forbes, one of which concentrates on Forbes's demonstration of principles of mosaic, and 2 photographs of works of art by Forbes.

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