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Creators:
Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910
Dates:
1900-1904
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mknoeco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This small collection of twenty-two letters written by painter and illustrator Winslow Homer to his art dealer, M. Knoedler and Company, date from 1900 to 1904. These letters to the New York gallerist concern the logistics of selling his paintings and also reference agents, collectors, and art institutions where his work was being exhibited.

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Creators:
America: Now and Here, circa 2010-2011
Dates:
circa 2010-2012
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
0.891 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.amernowh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of America: Now and Here, a traveling arts program headquartered in New York City that provided traveling arts presentations, measure 0.9 linear feet and 5.05 GB and date from circa 2010-2012. The collection consists of interviews with artists and poets, two writings, and printed and digital material, much relating to the America: Now and Here program in Kansas City (2011 May). The materials were designed to create interactive dialogues with visitors about the "American Journey," our culture, the arts, and creativity.

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Creators:
Citizens' Committee for Government Arts Projects
Dates:
1941
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.citicomf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Citizens' Committee for Government Arts Projects records are dated 1941 and comprise 0.4 linear feet. The records contain correspondence between Committee member and co-founder, Aline Davis Hays, and various organizations, artists, and museum professionals concerning support for the Committee in its efforts to preserve the continuation of the government arts projects under the WPA. The records also include writings about the importance of the WPA as well as a synopsis of the WPA from 1940 to 1941.

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Creators:
Goss, Dale M., b. 1910
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 2
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings, 5 in.)
20 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.goss65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Dale Goss conducted 1965 June 2, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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Creators:
Danysh, Joseph A., 1906-1982
Dates:
circa 1980
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((ca. 250 p.))
Collection ID:
AAA.danyjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescript of Danysh's unpublished reminiscences regarding his experiences in the 1930s as Western Regional Director of the WPA Federal Art Project. Notes and drafts are also included. Danysh provides candid portraits of many WPA artists and administrators.

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Creators:
Santa Monica Art Gallery
Dates:
1953-1967
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.santmoni
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Artists biographical card file each containing a photograph of artists who exhibited in the gallery; gallery correspondence and notes, 1953-1965; and photographs and slides of the 20th annual exhibition, 1967.

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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Office of the Director
Dates:
1892-1960
Size:
22 cu. ft. (44 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 311
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the administration of William Henry Holmes, first Curator of the National Gallery of Art (NGA), 1907-1920, and Director of the Gallery, 1920-1932. To a lesser extent, it also documents the administration of Ruel P. Tolman, Acting Director of NGA, 1932-1937, and the National Collection of Fine Arts (NCFA), 1937-1946, ...

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Creators:
Babcock, Paul G.
Babcock, Alberta von Ottenfeld, 1910-1992
Dates:
1930-1965
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (circa 40 items on 1 partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.babcpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilmed scrapbook contains photographs of Paul and Alberta Babcock and their work; reproductions of paintings; and printed material.

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Creators:
Burrows, Carlyle
Dates:
1918-1922
Size:
0.8 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.burrcarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

271 reproductions and 957 photographs of works of art by various American artists, ca. 1890-1930; six prints by Emil Ganso, Rockwell Kent, Armand Warguy, and H. L. Burrows; a drawing by Mahonri Young; and 2 catalogs for exhibitions by Edward Bruce, undated, and Mahonri Young, 1918.

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Creators:
Chase, Frank Swift, 1886-1958
Dates:
1907-1965
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chasfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, and photographs documenting Chase's career and the art market of the 1920's. Letters to Chase primarily concern exhibitions, commissions, and advertisements (including a letter from Reginald Poland, Director of the Fine Arts Gallery, San Diego, analyzing the work of Woodstock artists), with some letters from family...

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