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Creators:
Morton, Eugene S.
Dates:
1964, 1970s
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-118
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research of Eugene S. Morton, biologist, while working for General Electric Company (GE) in 1964 and during his pre-doctoral fellowship in the 1970s. Both sets of research were performed at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. While working for GE, Morton studied methods by which sound...

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Creators:
Thompson, Laurence
Carlson, Barry F.
Sherwood, Margaret
Flett, Pauline
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Dates:
1969-2013
bulk 1969-1987
Size:
1.7 Linear feet ((1 storage box, 2 document boxes))
147 sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2012-08
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the field work of anthropologist Barry F. Carlson regarding his linguistic study of the Salish dialects spoken by the elders at the Spokane Indian Reservation in Washington State from 1969-1992. Included are 39 notebooks containing vocabularies, grammatical examples, transcripts of native texts, and line-by-line analyses of native texts; six notebooks from native Spokane speaker Pauline Flett; 147 reel tapes of Salish dialects (Spokane, Kalispel, Chewelah, and Flathead/Montana Salish); microfiche; handwritten notes; newspaper clippings; and a tape log. The majority of the notebook contents are direct transcriptions of the recordings. The collection also contains information that Carlson provided to the NAA regarding his primary consultants, Margaret Sherwood and Pauline Flett, as well as Albert Sam and Lucy Peuse, two other Spokane speakers with whom he worked.

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Creators:
Alberts, Arthur S., 1910-1986
Dates:
1956
Size:
5 Items (Original: 5 sound reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.albearth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected interviews conducted by Arthur S. Alberts for his research project "French Civilization as Reflected in the Arts," and related lectures. Interviewees include Jean Arp (May 8, 1956); Ada Jean (1956); Andre Masson (Feb. 28, 1956); Xavier Sanchez-Canton (Mar. 15, 1956); and Gino Severini (Mar. 1956) and Man Ray (Feb. 22, 1956).

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Creators:
Menihan, John C.
Dates:
1912-1992
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.menijohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers, ca. 1912-1992, including awards and citations; a videotape, "John Menihan"; a tape-recorded interview with Menihan conducted by Ron Netsky, 1984; a tape-recording, "John's Talk on Lithography and John's Banjo," compiled by Paul Swiatek, 1988; photographs of Menihan, his family, works of art, studios, and colleagues; printed material includi...

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Creators:
Lechay, James
Dates:
1928-1994
Size:
4.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lechjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters; reel-to-reel tape recordings; a transcript of an interview conducted by Sara London, 1994; two scrapbooks, 1936-1947 and 1948-1984; lecture notes including "A Few Notes on Myron Lechay" and other draft writings; photographs of exhibition installations; exhibition catalogs and announcements; magazine and newspaper clippings, and other print...

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Creators:
Cunningham, Ben, 1904-1975
Dates:
1904-1984
Size:
3 Linear feet ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cunnben
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, photographs, art works, correspondence, printed material, audio tapes, and notes.

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Creators:
Christenberry, William, 1936-
Dates:
1960-2018
Size:
6.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chriswill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of photographer William Christenberry measure 6.3 linear feet and date from 1960-2018. Included are project and subject files; professional correspondence; printed material concerning Christenberry's exhibitions and photography; and audio visual material including VHS tapes and audio recordings on CD of interviews, lectures, family reuni...

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Creators:
Laigo, Val M., 1930-1992
Dates:
1954-1998
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.laigval
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; correspondence, 1954-1991, mainly regarding teaching positions at Seattle University and commissions; 7 sketches for mural projects; art inventories, 1970 and 1987; writings, including biographical notes, and a portion of his M.F.A. thesis "Hard Edge Variations," 1964; exhibition announcements; clippings; photographs of Laigo in his studi...

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Creators:
Stearns, Monroe
Dates:
1938-1975
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.steamonr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material on Harry Varnum Poor compiled by Stearns for his unpublished manuscript "Henry Varnum Poor" (422 p.). Included are correspondence with friends, relatives, colleagues and owners of Poor's work, including Ann Poor, Bessie Breuer Poor, Raphael Soyer and Helen Hayes; notes and writings by family members; notes on interviews with Sidne...

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Creators:
Manso, Leo
Dates:
1947-1982
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.mansleo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material (1974-1982); letters (1949-1982); notes and writings (undated); printed material (1947-1981); photographs (1950 and 1960); and a taped interview.

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