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Creators:
Frankenstein, John
Dates:
1864
Size:
xxii, 136 p. (illus., 20 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.franjohn2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reprint of the 1864 poem by Iohn P. Frankenstein, American Art: Its Awful Altitude, a 112-page poem in which he criticized successful American artists, patrons, and critics by name. After the Civil War, he settled permanently in New York City, where he spent the remainder of his life as a recluse.

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Creators:
Hadzi, Dimitri, 1921-2006
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1981 Jan. 2-1990 Mar. 9
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
8 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
146 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hadzi81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Dimitri Hadzi conducted 1981 Jan. 2-1990 Mar. 9, by Robert Brown, in Cambridge, Mass., for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Namuth, Hans
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1971 Aug. 12-Sept. 14
Size:
26 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.namuth71
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Hans Namuth conducted 1971 Aug. 12-Sept. 8, by Paul Cummings, at the artist's studio in New York, N.Y., for the Archives of American Art. Namuth speaks of his youth in Germany; the effects of Nazism on him and his family; living in Paris and Spain after leaving Germany; his first involvement with photography; living in a refugee cam...

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Creators:
Richenburg, Robert
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
Dates:
1968 August 27
Size:
11 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.richen68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Richenburg conducted 1968 August 27, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Neuman, Robert S.
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1991 May 1-June 19
Size:
106 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.neuman91
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert S. Neuman conducted 1991 May 1-1991 June 19, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955
Milles, Olga Granner, 1874-1967
Dates:
1933-1951
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.millecar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters received by Olga Milles, primarily from her family, the Granners, in Graz, Steiermark, Austria (1933-1951). Other correspondents include Kurt Messner (from prisoner of war camp), his father Adolf Messner (1944-1946), Carl Milles (1944-1951), his sister Ruth Milles (1940), and Signe Rutenskold (1944-1946). Three letters were written to Carl ...

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Creators:
Peterson, Isabel
Dates:
1942-1980
Size:
0.7 Linear feet (ca. 600 items (on microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.peteisab
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Materials relating to the annual art exhibitions of paintings by U.S. merchant seamen, organized and directed by Peterson. Included are: a 4 page typescript carbon describing Peterson's involvement with the exhibitions; rough drafts of her curriculum vitae and her resume; correspondence with museum directors, government agencies, artists, John Tayl...

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Creators:
Proctor, Alexander Phimister, 1862-1950
Dates:
1924-1950
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.procalep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers concerning Proctor's bronze statue THE PIONEER MOTHER, commissioned by Howard Vanderslice in 1924 and presented to the city of Kansas City, Mo. in 1927. The figures depicted in the sculpture are Vanderslice family members, including Major Daniel Vanderslice, a veteran of Indian wars and an appointed agent to tribes in Missouri; his son Thoma...

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Creators:
Stocksdale, Kay Sekimachi
Baizerman, Suzanne
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2001 July 26-August 6
Size:
59 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.sekima01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Kay Sekimachi [Stocksdale] conducted 2001 July 26-August 6, by Suzanne Baizerman, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Sekimachi's home in Berkeley, California.

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1905-2005
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Science Service subject files pertaining to photography. Some of the images were taken by Science Service staff, while others came from manufacturers and governmental agencies such as the United States Army Signal Corps and the United States War Department. The files also include images and other information used in ...

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