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Creators:
Gilmore, John, 1910-1997
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1991 Sept. 5
Size:
1 Sound cassette (Sound recording)
21 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.gilmor91
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with John Gilmore conducted 1991 Sept. 5, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Symonds, Harry S.
Dates:
undated
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4741
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transmitting photograph and explanation of picture of Navaho War God, painted by native artist. Correspondence, 1953-54, 5 pages; explanation of picture and translation of War God's horse song, 4 pages.

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Creators:
Oakley, Thornton, 1881-1953
Dates:
1906-1953
Size:
3 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.oaklthor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, artist files and subject files relate to Oakley's activities as an artist and illustrator, and his involvement with numerous art organizations, including the Philadelphia Art Alliance, the Philadelphia Water Color Club, the Artists' War Relief Committee of Philadelphia, and the Exposition of Indian Tribal Arts. Artist files on Cecil...

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Creators:
Coale, Griffith Baily, 1890-
Dates:
1897-1945
Size:
6,000 Items ((on 6 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.coalgrif
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical and genealogical material; family correspondence; files kept while a Navy artist during World War II; writings; sketchbooks; calendars and record books, 1926-1945; correspondence, printed material, and photographs regarding mural commissions; correspondence and printed material regarding exhibitions, lectures, publications and organiza...

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Creators:
Petlin, Irving, 1934-2018
Dates:
circa 1960-2014
Size:
6 Linear feet
1 Item (1 artifact)
Collection ID:
AAA.peltirvi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Irving Peltin measure 6.0 linear feet and date from circa 1960-2014. Included are personal and professional correspondence with artists and collaborators; writings and notes by Petlin; project files regarding the war in Vitenam and other projects; sketches and book illustrations by Petlin; photographs of works of art and galle...

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Creators:
Lewis, Norman, 1909-1979
Dates:
1919-1971
Size:
5 Microfilm reels (770 items on 5 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.lewinorm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of the papers of African American painter Norman Lewis consits of correspondence, a scrapbook, sketches, photographs, personal documents, and printed material including exhibition catalogs, exhibition announcements, and clippings. REELS 52-53: Eight sketchbooks, 1935-1957; several pages from the diary of Lewis' wife, Joan...

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Creators:
Tanaka, Yasushi, 1886-1941
Dates:
1913-1924
Size:
35 Items ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.tanayasu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Tanaka to Torrey concern the contemporary art world, his paintings, exhibitions, and fellow artists both in Seattle and Paris, notably muralist John Davidson Butler. Tanaka writes of his marriage to Louise Gebhard Cann, his struggle with the Occidental ideals in Seattle art circles, concern for his mother and brothers in Tokyo, his emi...

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Doanmoe, Etahdleuh, 1856-1888
Kobay, (Comanche chief)
Dates:
1875-1878
Size:
33 Drawings (graphite, colored pencil, crayon, ink, and watercolor, 12 x 18 cm.-20 x 55 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS39C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The manuscript contains 28 drawings depicting warfare, courting, hunting, dances, a horse race, and an intertribal meeting. The drawings also include 5 pages with pictographs representing various words and the names of the prisoners. Included in the manuscript are rosters of the Ft. Marion prisoners listing the prisoners' names and tribal affiliati...

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Creators:
Schoener, Jason
Dates:
1952-1996
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((144 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.schojaso
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence (143 letters, 1952-1988, many addressed to Jason and Virginia) includes 85 letters from Schoener's uncle, William Zorach and his wife Marguerite, discussing daily events, family matters, and offering advice on Schoener's carreer. There is also a letter from Max Weber thanking Schoener for the handmade cufflinks "that were made by one...

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Creators:
Arman, 1928-2005
Fesci, Sevim
Dates:
1968 April 22 and May 18
Size:
34 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.arman68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Arman conducted 1968 April 22 and May 18, by Sevim Fesci, for the Archives of American Art.

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