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Museums of the Peaceful Arts.
Locke, L. Leland (Leslie Leland), b. 1875
United States National Museum
Dates:
1873-1939
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (3 v., ill. (some col.), 28-38 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.MSS001781B
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Scrapbooks compiled by Leslie Leland Locke, chiefly containing notes and ephemera on the history of calculating machines and typewriters, information on inventors, and notes for Locke's own collection of calculating machines. Some of the inventors, correspondents, inventions, companies, and agencies referenced include: Charles Babbage; Frank Stephen Baldwin (Baldwin's calculating machine); Edwin A. Bayley; Ernst Benecke (Brunsviga-Maschenienwerke Grimme, Natalis & Co. A.G., Braunsweig); Burroughs Adding Machine Co.; Vannevar Bush; C.E. Locke Mfg. Co. (the Locke Adder); Grover C. Chase; Colburn Gear & Mfg. Co. (George L. Colburn); Thomas A. Edison (Ediphone); Facit calculating machines; Felt & Tarrant Mfg. Co.; the Graf Zeppelin (for the calculating machines used on its flights); George B. Grant; R. Haase (Brunsviga-Maschenienwerke Grimme, Natalis & Co. A.G., Braunsweig); A.V. Kryha; George F. Kunz; Derrick N. Lehmer; the MADAS calculator; Marchant Calculating Machine Co.; the "Millionaire" (O. Steiger); Monroe Calculating Machine Co.; the Museums of the Peaceful Arts; Picht braille typewriters for the blind; George Sarton; Thaleswerk; Franz Trinks; Triumphator Works; the United States Patent Office; and the United States National Museum (Smithsonian Institution; including curators C.W. Mitman and Frank A. Taylor of the Division of Engineering, and J.E. Graf, U.S.N.M. associate director). Excerpted material is taken from various publications, such as the International office equipment magazine; the International export review; the American mathematical monthly; the Mathematics teacher; the New York Times; the New York world; the New York Sun; the Herald examiner; Colliers; the Chicago Tribune; and Science.

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Brown, Adele Smith, 1910-
Calfee, William H. (William Howard), 1909-1995
Kirwin, Liza
Dates:
1995 January 11
Size:
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.brown95
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Adele S. Brown and William H. Calfee conducted 1995 January 11, by Liza Kirwin, at Calfee's home in Chevy Chase, Maryland, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Grotell, Maija
Dates:
1923-1973
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.grotmaij
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical materials, correspondence, awards, photographs, and printed materials relating to the career of the noted ceramist and teacher who devoted the last quarter century of her life to the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

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Wilson, John, 1922-2015
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1993 March 11-1994 August 16
Size:
497 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wilson93
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Woodrow Wilson conducted 1993 March-1994 August, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Bartlett, Jennifer, 1941-
Berman, Avis
Dates:
1987 June-September
Size:
4 Cassettes (Sound recording: (5 hrs. 20 min.), analog.)
168 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bartle87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jennifer Bartlett conducted 1987 June-September, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Lathrop, Churchill P.
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1982 Feb. 25-1983 Jan. 26
Size:
10 Items (sound files, digital, wav file)
121 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lathro82
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Churchill Lathrop conducted 1982 Feb. 25-1983 Jan. 26, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Clements, Gabrielle de Veaux, 1858-1948
Dates:
1860-1948
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.clemgabr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, etcher, printer, muralist, and art teacher Gabrielle de Veaux Clements measure 1 linear foot and date from 1860 to 1948. Found within the papers are biographical material; personal and professional correspondence, including extensive correspondence from Clements to her mother; writings, including notes and essays on art history and etching techniques; printed material; artwork; eight sketchbooks; and photographs of Clements, her family and friends, and her work.

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Creators:
Piper, Jane, 1916-1991
Wolanin, Barbara A. (Barbara Ann)
Dates:
1988 Jan. 16-17
Size:
43 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.piper88
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jane Piper conducted 1988 Jan. 16-17, by Barbara Wolanin, for the Archives of American Art. Piper speaks of her training at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, her studies with Arthur B. Carles and Hans Hofmann and of Carles' influence on her. Piper describes Carles' classes, his teaching methods, as well as Carles' stroke an...

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Creators:
Prip, John, 1922-2009
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1980 Oct. 20 and 1981 Nov. 21
Size:
1 Item (Audio excerpt: 1 sound file (4 min.), digital)
81 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.prip80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Prip conducted 1980 Oct. 20 and 1981 Nov. 21, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Liebling, Jerome
Silberman, Robert B. (Robert Bruce), 1950-
Dates:
2010 Sept. 17
Size:
3 Items (memory cards (5 hr., 33 min.), secure digital)
58 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.liebli10
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Jerome Liebling conducted 2010 Sept. 17, by Robert Silberman, for the Archives of American Art, at Liebling's home, in Amherst, Mass.

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