Query: Designs (textile)
Else Regensteiner papers
Creators:
Regensteiner, Else, 1906-
Dates:
1946-1979
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 220 items (on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.regeelse
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information; correspondence; a diary, 1975-1976, and teaching files kept while at American Farm School, Thessalonica, Greece; manuscripts of articles; photographs of art work and personal photographs; sketches and drawings; 3 scrapbooks containing printed material, photographs, memorabilia, and letters; and exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings and printed miscellany.

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Oral history interview with Karl Laurell
Creators:
Laurell, Karl
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1971 Sept. 7
Size:
57 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.laurel71
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Karl Laurell conducted 1971 Sept. 7, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Oral history interview with Jack Lenor Larsen
Creators:
Larsen, Jack Lenor
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1971 Apr. 26-May 3
Size:
22 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.larsen71
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jack Lenor Larsen conducted 1971 Apr. 26-May 3, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Lockwood-Greene Records
Creators:
Lockwood Greene Engineers, Incorporated
Lockwood-Greene Company
Whitman, David
Greene, Stephen
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Dates:
1784-2004, undated
bulk 1915-1930
Size:
270 Cubic feet (233 boxes, 850 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1113
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The engineering firm that became Lockwood Greene was founded by David Whitman, a mill engineer, in 1832. Amos D. Lockwood, a consultant, succeeded Whitman and entered a partnership with Stephen Greene in 1882. The firm specialized in industrial engineering and construction; they designed and built a wide variety of structures and work environments worldwide over the next century. Lockwood Greene was acquired by CH2M HILL in December, 2003. Before its acquisition by CH2MHILL it was reportedly the oldest industrial engineering, construction, and professional services firm in the United States.

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Oral history interview with Katherine Westphal
Creators:
Westphal, Katherine
Austin, Carole
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2002 September 3-7
Size:
58 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.westph02
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Katherine Westphal conducted 2002 September 3-7, by Carole Austin, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

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Andre Piette Collection
Creators:
Piette, Andre, 1934-1984 (ceramic designer, artist)
Dates:
1954-1979
Size:
8 Cubic feet (8 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0129
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents Andre Piette's career as an illustrator and designer. The materials include sketches, drawings, tracings, photographs (color transparencies, slides, and prints), and samples of wallpaper, designs for gift wrap, and a few textiles.

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Dorothy Shepherd Photographs
Creators:
Shepherd, Dorothy
Dates:
undated
Size:
35 Items (mm color slides 23,500)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2015.12
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Images of Near Eastern art objects, world sites, and architectural sites. The slide collection contains irreplaceable images of textiles, art objects and architectural sites from the Middle East and Iran. Highlights of the collection are the textile, Sasanian metal works and Middle Eastern and Iranian architectural sites.

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Oral History interviews with Ed Rossbach and Katherine Westphal
Creators:
Smith, Paul J.
Rossbach, Ed
Dates:
1997
Size:
8 Sound cassettes (Sound recordings)
86 Pages (Transcripts)
Collection ID:
AAA.smitpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Oral history interview with Ed Rossbach (37 p. transcript) and Katherine Westphal (49 p.) conducted by Paul J. Smith in preparation for the exhibition "The Ties That Bind: Fiber Art by Ed Rossbach and Katherine Westphal from the Daphne Farago Collection" sponsored by the Rhode Island School of Design, Museum of Art …

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Donald Deskey collection
Creators:
Deskey, Donald, 1894-
Dates:
1927-1989
Size:
75 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.1975-11-77
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Project files containmagazine and newspaper clippings, reviews, correspondence, renderings, floor plans, perspective drawings, site plans, sketches, preliminary drawings, patents, stationery, labels, and technical reports. There is an extensive collection of photographs and slides of many of Deskey's packaging designs, interiors, furnishings, and exhibition installations. The files of Donald Deskey Associates include organizational charts, client files, proposals, and financial records. Some of Deskey's personal correspondence, speeches, articles, and family photographs are included. Materials cover the period from 1927-1975.

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Claire Zeisler papers
Creators:
Zeisler, Claire, 1903-1991
Dates:
1941-1992
Size:
3.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.zeisclai
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of fiber artist Claire Zeisler measure 3.5 linear feet and date from 1941 to 1992. Zeisler's career is documented through project files, printed materials, and scrapbooks. The bulk of the collection consists of twenty-two scrapbooks containing resumes and chronologies; an honorary degree; business correspondence with libraries, museums, and other institutions concerning exhibitions of Zeisler's work and the loan of her personal art collection; exhibition lists and condition reports; loan records; printed materials for exhibitons; and scattered sketches and hanging instructions. Project files contain documents relating to titled weavings and general works, and may include fabric samples, hanging instructions, plans, and material costs. Also found are three exhibition catalogs.

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