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Creators:
Samson, Hugh
Dates:
1989
Size:
3 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.samshugh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Hugh Samson to Clyde Hart regarding sculptor Augusta Savage, written in response to Hart's query in the New York Times for information for a proposed biography on Savage (never realized). Samson recalls his friendship with Savage in New York in the late 1930s; her experiences as a Black woman artist and the racism she encountered; her ...

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Creators:
Needham, Charles Austin, 1844-1922
Dates:
1822-1918
Size:
28 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.needchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

3 letters to and from family members; family records of births, deaths and marriages; a sketchbook and 3 loose sketches; 3 photographs identified as George G. Needham; a handmade book of verses, by Charles Needham, "Somewhere in Old New York," 1918; calendar notes containing biographical information and important events; 2 exhibition announcements ...

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Creators:
Wildenhain, Frans, 1905-1980
Dates:
circa 1890-1991
Size:
8.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wildfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of ceramicist, sculptor, and educator Frans Wildenhain measure 8.2 linear feet and date from circa 1890 to 1991. The papers document his career in Europe and the United States through biographical material, correspondence, diaries and notebooks, writings and notes, subject files, project files, printed material, three mixed media scrapbooks, artwork and sketchbooks, and photographic materials.

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Creators:
Rickey, George
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1968 June 11
Size:
42 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rickey68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of George W. Rickey conducted 1968 June 11, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Phillips, Ammi, 1788-1865
Dates:
1958-1959
Size:
2 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.philammi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbook pages containing research notes regarding primitive American art; articles on early American artists, or limners, and their works; research material regarding Ammi Phillips.

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Creators:
Greenbaum, Jack
Dates:
1961-1978
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.greejack
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbook compiled by Greenbaum relating to various artists; and untranscribed interviews, including two of Herman Somberg conducted by Greenbaum, ca. 1965; two of Greenbaum conducted by Vivienne Wechter, 1961 and 1978; and one of Greenbaum conducted by Hilda Weltman, 1968.

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Creators:
Biddle, George, 1885-1973
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1963
Size:
261 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.biddle63
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of George Biddle conducted in 1963, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.

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Leeds, Harold E., 1913-2002
Dates:
1940s-circa 2002
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.leedharo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of architect Harold E. Leeds measure 0.8 linear feet and date from 1940s-circa 2002. The letters found here are primarily from painter Loren MacIver writing from France, during which time Leeds looked after the home belonging to MacIver and her husband, poet Lloyd Frankenberg. While mainly logistical in nature, MacIver does describe aspects of her daily life in France, and her and Frankenberg's friendships with prominent figures including Margaret Barr, Elizabeth Bishop, Pierre Matisse, and James Johnson Sweeney. The photographs in the collection document Leeds' life with partner and documentary filmmaker Wheaton Galentine, and Leeds' work as an architect and interior design professor at Pratt Institute.

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Creators:
Waite, Harriet Endicott
Dates:
1923-1956
Size:
4.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.waitharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, writings and notes, business records, sketches, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Bard, Joellen
Dates:
1953-1977
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bardjoel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Joellen Bard's, Ruth Fortel's, and Helen Thomas' exhibition records of The Tenth Street Days: The Co-ops of the 50s measure 0.7 linear feet and date from 1953-1977. The collection documents the research for, and organization of, this exhibition held at Amos Eno Gallery, 14 Sculptors Gallery, Noho Galley, Pleiades Galley, and Ward-Nasse Gallery, December 20, 1977 through January 7, 1978. Records consist of a grant proposal and related documentation; printed material including an exhibition catalog and poster; research files including 35-mm color slides and photographs; and 2 scrapbooks containing biographical information, printed matter, and photographs of works of art relating to the corollary exhibition, Tenth Street in 1977.

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