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Creators:
Ruhe, Benjamin, 1928-
Dates:
[no year]
Size:
15.26 Cubic feet ((14 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0024
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material on the ethnological and technological development is boomerangs. This collection has been recognized as the preeminent source of information on the boomerangs in this country. The collection consists of books, research papers, and correspondence, as well as newsletters, planforms, photographs, artworks, and moti...

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Creators:
Rice, William Clarke, 1875-1928
Dates:
1893-1928
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.ricewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

2 scrapbooks containing correspondence, clippings, printed matter, poetry, plays, an illustrated children's story, and other writings by Rice; "A Handbook of the Art of Painting and Allied Arts and Crafts," 1928, by Rice; 53 sketches and drawings; and 63 photographs of Rice and his works of art.

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Creators:
Bradley, Will, 1868-1962
Dates:
1882-1962
Size:
500 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.bradwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reel LA10: Correspondence and papers, 1882-1955, including letters received; typed copies of letters to his daughter, Mrs. Edward Dufner, and to friends; an autobiography of his boyhood (to age 13); and an incomplete set of BRADLEY HIS BOOK. Included are letters from Bliss Carman, Edward Bok, Maxfield Parrish, Daniel Frohman, Bruce Rogers, Herbert ...

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Creators:
Du Casse, Ralph Soule, 1916-
Dates:
1892-1977
Size:
4 Items (linear feet (on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.ducaralp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Genealogical notes and records, undated and 1892; résumés; a marriage certificate, 1944; school records; family and business correspondence; miscellaneous notes; a card file containing information on the sale of artwork, 1943-1977, and three notebooks, "Exhibits and Awards," 1947-1956, "Exhibitions of Work - De Young," 1946-1966, and "Lists of Oper...

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Creators:
Polk, Willis, 1867-1924
Dates:
1908-1924
Size:
5 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.polkwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Five scrapbooks of clippings documenting Polk's career and many important Bay Area events during his time in San Francisco. Subjects of the clippings include the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, the San Francisco civic center, and his partnership with D.H. Burnham and the subsequent establishment of his own firm in San Francisco.

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Ederheimer, R. (Richard), 1878-1959
Dates:
1892-1959
Size:
11.26 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ederr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Family and business correspondence, including some postcards, primarily concerns the sale of Old Master prints and drawings and Ederheimer's painting. Other materials include two diaries (1903-1908, 1939), three scrapbooks (1908-1934), art works (ca. 1918-1944), manuscripts of poetry and plays, lists, photographs, clippings, and miscellaneous publi...

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Creators:
Federal Theater Project (Conn.)
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
80 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedethea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Programs of plays produced by the FTP in Connecticut, 1936-1937; and lists, press clippings, and photographs regarding the work of Gertrude DonDero.

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Creators:
Clarke, John Clem, 1937-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 July 13
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (5 in.)
31 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.clarke72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Clem Clarke conducted 1972 July 13, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Clarke speaks of his education; playing football for Oregon State University; his early aspirations to teach art; his travels; his studio in Liverpool, England during the Pop Art period, 1962; action painting; his use of stencils and photogr...

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Creators:
Patterson, Benjamin
Goncharov, Kathy
Dates:
2009 May 22
Size:
43 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.patter09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Benjamin Patterson conducted 2009 May 22, by Kathy Goncharov, for the Archives of American Art, at the Patterson's home, in New York, New York.

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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Musical History
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1903 - 1989
Size:
400 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Duke Ellington's career primarily through orchestrations (scores and parts), music manuscripts, lead sheets, transcriptions, and sheet music. It also includes concert posters, concert programs, television, radio, motion picture and musical theater scripts, business records, correspondence, awards, as well as audiotapes, audiodiscs, photographs, tour itineraries, newspaper clippings, magazines, caricatures, paintings, and scrapbooks.

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