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Herter, Adele McGinnis, 1869-1946
Herter, Albert, 1871-
Dates:
1882-1946
Size:
4 Items (reels of microfilm)
Collection ID:
AAA.hertadel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1882-1913, 1919-1946, between Adele and Albert, and letters from McGinnis and Herter family members; bills and receipts, mainly for household expenses; address books; clippings; and family photographs.

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Ripley, A. Lassell (Aiden Lassell), 1896-1969
Dates:
1873-1973
Size:
6.4 Linear feet
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.ripla
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; a paper "Aiden Lassell Ripley; American Painter, 1896-1969," by Stephen Cohen, 1972; awards, certificates and medals; correspondence about Ripley's mural for the Lexington Post Office, and with Hallmark Cards, Inc. and Frank L. Harrington of the Paul Revere Life Insurance Co.; Paul Revere project files; research notes for other p...

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Weems, Katharine Lane, 1899-
Dates:
1865-1989
Size:
14.8 Linear feet
3 Items (rolled docs)
Collection ID:
AAA.weemkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, extensive diaries, correspondence, notes, writings, business records, sketchbooks and drawings, project files, scrapbooks, printed materials, photographs and slides, motion picture film, and videotape relating to Weem's education and career as a sculptor. Also included are ca. 1 foot of papers of Weems' aunt, watercolorist Ka...

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Bunker, Dennis Miller, 1861-1890
Dates:
1882-1943
bulk 1882-1890
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bunkdenn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Dennis Miller Bunker collection of letters, an exhibition catalog, and photographs measures 0.4 linear feet and dates from 1882 to 1943, with the bulk of the material dating from 1882 to 1890. Most of the collection consists of letters to Bunker's friend Joseph Evans (46 letters) in New York City, written between 1882-1889. Four volumes of letterpress books, circa 1889-1890, contain letters to Bunker's fiancée Eleanor Hardy prior to their marriage in the fall of 1890, and his untimely death a few months later. There are also a 1943 exhibition catalog and three photographs of Bunker.

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Pitts family
Dates:
1885-1958
Size:
400 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pittpitt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Family papers from 19th to 20th century, including correspondence, financial records; inventory of the estate of James Pitts; and catalogs.

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Williams, Esther Baldwin, 1867-1964
Dates:
1887-1984
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.willesth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Boston area painters Esther Baldwin Williams and daughter Esther Williams measure 2.1 linear feet and date from 1887 to 1984. The scattered papers of both women include biographical information, personal business records, correspondence, writings and notes, two diaries, four sketchbooks, printed materials, photographs, and one photograph album.

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Irving & Casson-A.H. Davenport Co
Dates:
1875-1974
Size:
25 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 7 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.irvicass
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Company records for Irving & Casson, Irving & Casson-A.H. Davenport Co., and Doten-Dunton Desk Co., including photographs, correspondence, sales records, sketches, and printed material.

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Creators:
Shaw, George Russell, b. 1848
Dates:
1877-1975
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.shawgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

34 pocket notebooks containing architectural sketches and notes, sketches of birds, chess notes, lists of names, expenses and other notes; a sketchbook kept in 1901; a printed obituary notice; and two letters.

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Creators:
Boit, Edward D., 1840-1915
Dates:
1866-1915
Size:
21 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.boitedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REELS 83-85: 15 diaries, 1885-1894 and 1901-1908, containing brief entries about the weather, appointments, and casual references to daily activities; one v. of letters from Europe, 1866-1867, written as a journal and mailed to his parents weekly, 267 pp; and a chapter on Boit from The Boit Family and Their Descendents (1915) by Robert Apthorp Boit...

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Creators:
Schorer, Clifford, 1966-
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2018, June 6-7
Size:
5 Items (sound files (3 hr., 57 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
110 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.schore18
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Clifford Schorer conducted 2018 June 6-7, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, at the offices of the Archives of American Art in New York, New York.

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