Query: Monuments -- Washington (D.C.)
William Walcutt papers
Creators:
Walcutt, William, 1819-1882
Dates:
1852-1882
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.walcwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A handwritten journal regarding his voyage from New York City to London, England, in 1852 (with a transcription by David Walcutt) and a notebook containing notes made during the voyage; a sketchbook, ca. 1853, containing pen and ink and pencil sketches of European monuments, buildings, bridges, and street scenes; and ten letters …

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Alexander Doyle papers
Creators:
Doyle, Alexander, 1857-1922
Dates:
1852-1937
Size:
80 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.doylalex
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Doyle's letters to his wife, Fannibelle, 1879-1881, brief correspondences with members of the Beauregard Monument Committee, New Orleans, and with Judge Henry Wade Rogers regarding a Lincoln statue by Doyle, and occasional business letters. Also included are family letters, some concerning the locations of Doyle statuary. Clippings, obituary notices, photographs of …

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Robert Indiana postcard to Multiples Gallery
Creators:
Indiana, Robert, 1928-
Dates:
1968 Sept. 17
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.indirobe2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Postcard of the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Indianapolis. Note on back reads simply: Indiana; autumn.

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George Leslie Stout papers
Creators:
Stout, George L. (George Leslie)
Dates:
1897-1978
1855
Size:
6.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.stougeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of conservator and museum director George Leslie Stout measure 6.4 linear feet and date from 1855, 1897-1978. Stout was head of the conservation department at Harvard University's Fogg Art Museum, director of the Worcester Art Museum and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Massachusetts, and a member of the Monuments, Fine Art and Archives (MFAA) Section of the U.S. Army during World War II. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence with family, friends, colleagues and professional associations. There are letters from fellow Monuments Men who served in the MFAA section such as Thomas Carr Howe, Ardelia Hall, Lamont Moore, Theodore Sizer, Langdon Warner and several other prominent arts administrators. The papers also contain biographical materials, writings, sketches and one sketchbook, military records, printed materials, and photographs. There is a 0.2 linear foot addition to this collection acquired in 2020 that includes four diaries, 1944-1946, kept by George Stout as a member of the Monuments, Fine Arts & Archives Section (MFAA) of the U.S. Army (known as the Monuments Men). The diaries describe Stout's experiences surveying war-caused damages in France, Germany, and Japan, and the recovery of Nazi impounded art works. Also included is a hand-made booklet that includes a "Glossary of Cha-no-yu Terms," which consists of quotes about Japanese art and tea drinking.

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Henry Merwin Shrady papers
Creators:
Shrady, Henry Merwin, 1871-1922
Dates:
1901-1972
Size:
79 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.shrahenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

28 letters to Shrady, mostly about his Ulyssses S. Grant monument in Washington, D.C., from Karl Bitter, Edward Penfield, Augustus Saint-Gaudens (photocopies), members of the Grant family, and others; 16 sketches; printed material, including 6 clippings and 12 magazine articles; and 17 photographs of Shrady and his work.

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Kenneth M. Davis papers
Creators:
Davis, Kenneth M., 1939-
Dates:
1968-2005
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.davikenn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Kenneth M. Davis papers measure 0.2 linear feet and date from circa 1968-2005. The small collection relates to Kenneth M. Davis' reserarch about Leon Kroll and his career an an art history professor. Included are two letters from Leon Kroll, one letter from Paul Cadmus, and three letters from Alexander Hogue …

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Oral history interview with Heinz Warneke
Creators:
Warneke, Heinz (Heinrich), 1895-1983
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1982 November 8
Size:
22 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.warnek82
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Heinz Warneke conducted 1982 November 8, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Thomas Crawford papers
Creators:
Crawford, Thomas, 1813 or 14-1857
Dates:
1841-1856
Size:
5 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.crawthop
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Four letters, 1841-1856, including a letter to lawyer Charles Sumner from George Washington Greene, the American Consul in Rome, enclosing a contract signed by Crawford for his statue of ORPHEUS, March 31, 1841; a letter to Greene from Crawford in Paris, September 4, 1845, concerning his travels and his Roman studio; a letter to Sumner …

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Emma Wotton De Long papers
Creators:
De Long, Emma Wotton, 1851-1940
Dates:
1928-1950
Size:
15 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.deloemma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Seven letters, 1928, from Craske to Mrs. De Long concerning his work on the memorial statue for the grave of her husband, George W. De Long; and five clippings concerning Mr. De Long's arctic expedition, the memorial statue by Craske, and the De Long family. Also included are three photographs, ca …

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Paul Wayland Bartlett papers
Creators:
Bartlett, Paul Wayland, 1865-1925
Dates:
1887-1925
Size:
5 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.bartpaulw
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with family, artists, and others, 1887-1925; legal and financial documents, 1887-1925; printed materials, 1888-1925; sketches, drawings, and blueprints, undated 1916-1920; and certificates, 1915-1918.

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