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Creators:
Murray, Richard N., 1942-2006
Dates:
1896-2006
bulk 1970-2006
Size:
20.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.murrrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Richard Murray research material regarding mural painting in the United States measures 20.5 linear feet and dates from 1896 to 2006 with the bulk of the material dating from 1970 to 2006. The collection is comprised of Murray's extensive research files, scattered writings, and photographic materials for his life-long research on mural painting in the United States.

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Creators:
Thomas, Alma
Dates:
circa 1894-2001
Size:
5.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.thomalma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Washington, D.C. painter and art educator Alma Thomas, date from circa 1894-2001 and measure 5.5 linear feet. The papers document Thomas's work as a teacher, and her development and success as a painter of the Washington Color School, through biographical material, letters, notes and writings, personal business records, exhibition files, printed materials, scrapbooks, photographs, an audio recording, and two video recordings.

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Exhibitions Manager
Dates:
2003-2010
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-065
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of exhibition records created and maintained by the Exhibitions Manager, Marie Elena Amatangelo, in her work planning and coordinating exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) and the Renwick Gallery as well as for a traveling exhibition sponsored by SAAM. Exhibitions represented include Local Color: ...

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Creators:
Werner-Vaughn, Salle
Dates:
1971-1983
Size:
2 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.wernsall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with museums, galleries, Helen Serger of La Boetie, Inc., Dorothea Carus, Carus Gallery, Atelier Lacourier et Frelaut, and Carlotta Corpron; exhibition material from her one-man show at the Tyler Museum of Art and the Hockaday School; material on the Jerry Hunt Project; exhibition catalogs, announcements, and books; contracts and rec...

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Creators:
Dallas Museum for Contemporary Arts
Dates:
1955-1966
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 5 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.dallmuca
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, business records and printed material.

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Creators:
Gates, Robert Franklin, 1906-1982
Dates:
1910-1988
bulk 1928-1988
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gaterobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Washington, D.C. area painter and art instructor Robert Franklin Gates date from 1910-1988, bulk 1928-1988, and measure 2.3 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials; letters from government agencies, museums, galleries, and colleagues; business records primarily concerning transactions with the Jack Rasmussen Gallery; artwork including scattered drawings by Gates and block prints by Joe Goethe and D. Neufeld; two scrapbooks; printed materials; and photographs of Gates, family members, models, artwork, and exhibition installations. There are also photograph albums and miscellaneous photographs documenting a 1936 voyage to the Virgin Islands commissioned by the U.S. Treasury Department.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1995-03-04 - 1995-05-28
Size:
2.42 Linear feet (3 boxes, 1 binder)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-007
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on selected works created by Georgette Seabrooke Powell. The show was curated by Michelle Black Smith, and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum of the Smithsonian Institution from March 4, 1995 to May 28, 1995. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, education packets, floor plans, audiovisual materials and catalogues.

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Creators:
McGaughy, Clay
Dates:
1940-1982
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.mcgaclay
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; letters to McGaughy from Grand Central Art Galleries, Thomas C. Reed, San Antonio Art League, Society of Animal Artists, and others; clippings and a magazine article; pages relating to McGaughy from the signed copy of the book The Texas Hill Country: Interpretations by Thirteen Artists, 1981; exhibition announcements, catalogs and invitat...

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Creators:
Trotter, McKie, 1918-
Dates:
1947-1970
Size:
387 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.trotmcki
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal and business correspondence with Bill Bomar, the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Lamar Dodd, the Ford Foundation, Fort Worth Art Center, Sallie Gillespie, Colette Roberts, and others; a career resume; clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements; price lists of paintings; and photos of works of art.

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Creators:
Willis, Paul Brooks, 1903-1981
Dates:
1930-1978
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.willpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters and postcards from Willis in Paris to his family and letters from Home savings and Loan Association of Los Angeles, Calif. and the Santa Monica Public library; exhibition catalogs, announcements, invitations and clippings; a guestbook from an open house honoring Willis; 2 scrapbooks containing clippings, letters, photographs, sketches, post...

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