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Creators:
Swarzenski, Hanns, 1903-1985
Dates:
1942
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.swarhann
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Swarzenski's "The art museum is in the doghouse," an annotated essay commenting upon Sanford Low's pamphlet, THE MUSEUM AS A SOCIAL INSTRUMENT.

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Creators:
Greenberg, Clement, 1909-1994
Dates:
[ca. 1971]
Size:
8 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.greeclem
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A typescript of Greenberg's sound track narration for the "Cubism" portion of the film series MUSEUM WITHOUT WALLS, Universal Studios.

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Creators:
Webb, William F.
Webb, William F.
Dates:
circa 1975
Size:
6 Color prints
18 Color negatives (acetate, 35 mm)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2003-22
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of a set of carved wooden doors from Zanzibar, which were loaned to the National Museum of Natural History by Evan P. Wright and later donated by William F. Webb. The collection includes images of the doors on exhibit at the museum and copies of photographs of other doors that were possibly also part of the exhibit.

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Creators:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Dates:
1925-1968
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-141
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three ledgers containing invoices of specimen loans from the United States Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Biological Survey, and later the United States Department of Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service. The specimens documented in the ledger form part of the National Museum of Natural History, Division of ...

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Creators:
Geske, Norman A.
Pribble, Easton, 1917-
Dates:
1955
Size:
3 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.gesknorm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Pribble initially requests a recommendation from Geske for a Huntington Hartford Foundation fellowship, to which Geske responds favorably, though requiring additional information. In the final letter Pribble relates that he has rethought the entire matter because of the antipathy recently expressed by Huntington Hartford towards modern artists.

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Creators:
Kainen, Bertha
Dates:
1993-1994
Size:
9 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.kainbert
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Bertha Kainen's correspondence with art historian Avis Berman, first husband, artist Jacob Kainen, and National Museum of American Art Director, Elizabeth Broun, regarding Berman's essay, "Images from a Life," in JACOB KAINEN (Washington, D.C.: National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1993). Kainen discusses what she believes to be...

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Creators:
Bermingham, Peter
Dates:
1975-1976
Size:
22 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bermpete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to an exhibition, "China Revisited: Ink Paintings by Thomas George," at the National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, 1977. Included are letters to Bermingham from Thomas George, Betty Parsons Gallery, and Paul Boorstin, a list of paintings in the exhibition, notes, George's résumé and statement for the catalogue, a...

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Creators:
French Institute in the United States
Dates:
1912-1939
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.freninst
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Catalogs of the French Institute in the United States held at the Museum of French Art.

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Creators:
Oldfield, Otis, 1890-1969
Dates:
1913, 1925-1926
Size:
6 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.oldfotis
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Five letters, 1925-1926, to "Odette" (Mrs. Helena Marguerita Da Rosa). Oldfield describes his work at the San Francisco Museum of Fine Arts and daily activities as an artist. Also included is a photograph of Oldfield, 1913.

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Creators:
Naumer, Helmuth, 1907-1990
Dates:
1920-1983
Size:
2 Items (microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.naumhelm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Resumes; letters from collectors, museums and companies; photographs of Naumer as a child and a young man, his family and paintings; a painting of the Naumer family crest; and 3 scrapbooks containing letters, photographs, exhibition invitations, catalogs and clippings.

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