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Creators:
Jonson, Raymond, 1891-1982
Platt, Susan Noyes, 1945-
Dates:
1980 Aug. 9
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
50 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.jonson80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Raymond Jonson conducted 1980 Aug. 9, by Susan Platt, for the Archives of American Art.

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Otis, George Demont, 1879-1962
Dates:
1931-1974
Size:
172 Items ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.otisgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; photographs; writings; printed material; miscellaneous papers regarding Otis and his work collected by his niece, Grace J. Hartley.

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Creators:
Belcher, Hilda, 1881-1963
Belcher, Martha Wood, 1844-1930
Dates:
circa 1865-1940
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (17 items)
Collection ID:
AAA.belchimw
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection contains photographs of Hilda Belcher in art school and working on paintings and portraits (circa 1900-1940); and photographs of Martha Wood Belcher painting in her studio (circa 1886-1920). They are annotated by members of the Belcher family.

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Creators:
Tam, Reuben
Dates:
1931-2006
Size:
9.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.tamreub
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of landscape painter and educator Reuben Tam measure 9.2 linear feet and date from 1931 to 2006. The papers document his career as a painter in New York, Maine, and Hawaii through biographical material; correspondence with family, friends, art organizations, schools, and galleries; diaries, poetry, and other writings; exhibition catalogs, news clippings, other printed material; photographs; artwork, including seventeen sketchbooks; and eight scrapbooks. There is a 1.1 linear foot unprocessed addition to the collection donated in 2020 that includes 34 sketchbooks, circa 1940-1974, by Tam from his time in New York, Hawaii, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Oregon, Alaska and Canada.

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Creators:
Laufman, Sidney, 1891-
Woodstock Artists Association (Woodstock, N.Y.)
Dates:
[ca.1922-1983]
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.laufsidn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; citations and awards; correspondence with Louis Bouche, Eliot Clark, Ralph Fabri, Leon Kroll, Ethel Magafan, Meyer Schapiro, dealers and others; a tape recording of an interview of Laufman conducted by Karl Fortess, 1967; and a transcript of an interview of Laufman conducted by Joseph Trovato, 1965. Photographs of Laufman and his...

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Creators:
Whitney, Isabel Lydia, 1884-1962
Dates:
1832-1973
Size:
37 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.whitisab
Repository:
Archives of American Art

2 notebooks, one labeled "Paintings/Watercolor/Landscapes" (79 pages) and the other "Decoration/Fresco/Drawings/Misc./Oils" (129 pages) containing titles and descriptions of works completed; lists of works exhibited at the Society of Independent Artists, 1917-1941; 3 exhibition catalogs and announcements, undated, 1963-1964; 2 scrapbooks containing...

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Creators:
Dabo, Leon, 1868-1960
Dates:
circa 1888-1969
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.daboleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Leon Dabo date from circa 1888 to 1969 and measure 1.2 linear feet. The collection consists of biographical materials, scattered correspondence, research files relating to the paintings of James Abbott McNeill Whistler, printed mateirals, photographs, and works of art. Also found is a paint palette and brushes reportedly owned by Whistler and a walking stick.

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Creators:
Haberle, John, 1856-1933
Dates:
1882-1985
bulk 1882-1931
Size:
1.1 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.habejohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, letters, notes and writings, a monograph design, printed material, a scrapbook, and photographs.

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Creators:
Favretti, Rudy J.
Dates:
circa 1950-2010
Size:
31.5 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
AAG.FAV
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The collection contains the project design records of Rudy J. Favretti. , a landscape architect and professor noted for his extensive work in historical restoration of gardens, parks, and landscapes. He donated his collection of garden design files, plans, and images to the Smithsonian's Archives of American Gardens in March 2011.

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Creators:
Higby, Wayne
McInnes, Mary, 1956-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2005 April 12-14
Size:
9 Items (Sound recording: 9 sound files (4 hr., 55 min.), digital, wav)
66 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.higby05
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Wayne Higby conducted 2005 April 12-14, by Mary McInnes, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Alfred Station, New York. Higby speaks of growing up in Colorado Springs, Colorado; choosing to go to University of Colorado, Boulder; traveling to Europe, ...

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